1970 Washington Star International

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1970 Washington Star International
Date:   July 13 – July 19
Edition:   2nd
Category:   Grand Prix (Class 2)
Draw:   64S / 32D
Prize money:   $35,000
Surface:   Clay / Outdoor
Location:   Washington, USA
Champions
Singles
United States Cliff Richey [1]
Doubles
South Africa Bob Hewitt / South Africa Frew McMillan [2]
Washington Star International
 < 1969 1971 > 

The 1970 Washington Star International was a men's tennis tournament and was played on outdoor clay courts. It was the second edition of the tournament and was part of the 1970 Grand Prix circuit and categorized as a Class 2 event. It was held in Washington, D.C. from July 13 through July 19, 1970. Cliff Richey won the singles title and earned a $7,000 first prize.[3][4]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Cliff Richey defeated United States Arthur Ashe 7–5, 6–2, 6–1 [1]

Men's Doubles[edit]

South Africa Bob Hewitt / South Africa Frew McMillan defeated Romania Ilie Năstase / Romania Ion Țiriac 7–5, 6–0 [2]

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