1979 Cincinnati Open

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1979 Cincinnati Open
Date:   August 20 – August 26
Edition:   79th
Category:   Grand Prix Circuit
Draw:   64S / 32D
Prize money:   $200,000
Surface:   Hard / Outdoor
Location:   Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Venue:   Lindner Family Tennis Center
United States Peter Fleming
United States Brian Gottfried / Romania Ilie Năstase
Cincinnati Open
 < 1978 1980 > 

The 1979 Cincinnati Open (also known as the 1979 ATP Championships for sponsorship reasons) was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Cincinnati, Ohio in the United States that was part of the 1979 Colgate-Palmolive Grand Prix. The tournament was held from August 20 through August 26, 1979.


Men's Singles[edit]

United States Peter Fleming defeated United States Roscoe Tanner 6–4, 6–2

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Brian Gottfried / Romania Ilie Năstase defeated United States Bob Lutz / United States Stan Smith 1–6, 6–3, 7–6