1980 Australian Open
|1980 Australian Open|
|Date:||26 December 1980 – 4 January 1981|
|Category:||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Venue:||Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club|
|Mark Edmondson / Kim Warwick|
|Betsy Nagelsen / Martina Navratilova|
The 1980 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor grass courts at the Kooyong Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. It was the 69th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 26 December 1980 through 4 January 1981. The singles titles were won by American Brian Teacher and Czechoslovakian Hana Mandlíková.
- • It was Teacher's 1st and only career Grand Slam singles title.
- • It was Mandlíková's 1st career Grand Slam singles title.
- It was Edmondson's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title. It was Warwick's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.
- • It was Nagelsen's 2nd and last career Grand Slam doubles title.
- • It was Navratilova's 7th career Grand Slam doubles title and her 1st title at the Australian Open.
- The competition was not held between 1970 and 1986.
1980 US Open
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by
1981 French Open