1971 Dutch Open (tennis)

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1971 Dutch Open
Date:   26 July – 1 August
Edition:   15th
Category:   Non–tour event
Draw:   64S
Surface:   Clay / Outdoor
Location:   Hilversum, Netherlands
Venue:   't Melkhuisje
Champions
Men's Singles
United Kingdom Gerald Battrick [1]
Women's Singles
Australia Evonne Goolagong
Men's Doubles
France Jean-Claude Barclay / France Daniel Contet
Women's Doubles
Netherlands Betty Stöve / Sweden Christina Sandberg
Mixed Doubles
Netherlands Betty Stöve / France Jean-Claude Barclay
Dutch Open
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The 1971 Dutch Open was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament staged in Hilversum, Netherlands. It was a non–tour event, i.e. not part of one of the main tennis circuits, the Grand Prix or World Championship Tennis circuit. The tournament was played on outdoor clay courts and was held from 26 July through 1 August 1971. It was the 15th edition of the tournament and was part of the 1971 Grand Prix circuit. Gerald Battrick and Evonne Goolagong won the singles titles.[2][3]

Winners[edit]

Christina Sandberg at the 1971 Dutch Open

Men's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Gerald Battrick defeated Australia Ross Case 6–3, 6–4, 9–7 [1]

Women's Singles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong defeated Sweden Christina Sandberg 8–6, 6–3

Men's Doubles[edit]

France Jean-Claude Barclay / France Daniel Contet defeated Australia John Cooper / Australia Colin Dibley 7–5, 3–6, 7–5, 4–6, 6–2

Women's Doubles[edit]

Netherlands Betty Stöve / Sweden Christina Sandberg defeated West Germany Katja Ebbinghaus / Netherlands Trudy Walhof 6–1, 6–2

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Netherlands Betty Stöve / France Jean-Claude Barclay defeated Sweden Christina Sandberg / France Patrice Dominguez 8–6, 6–3

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "ATP – 1971 Hilversum Men's Singles Draw". ATP. 
  2. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1972). World of Tennis '72. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 313. ISBN 9780362001037. OCLC 86035663. 
  3. ^ Bep van Houdt (2 August 1971). "Te veel imitaties in finales" (PDF). Het Vrije Volk. p. 15.