|Champions Jiří Novák
|Final score 7–5, 7–6|
|Runners-up Jonas Björkman Todd Woodbridge|
Todd Woodbridge and Mark Woodforde were the defending champions but only Woodbridge competed that year with Jonas Björkman.
Björkman and Woodbridge lost in the final 7–5, 7–6(7–3) against Jiří Novák and David Rikl.
All sixteen seeded teams received byes into the second round.