1983 Japan Open Tennis Championships

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1983 Japan Open Tennis Championships
Date:   October 17 - October 23
Edition:   12th
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Eliot Teltscher
Women's Singles
Japan Etsuko Inoue
Men's Doubles
United States Sammy Giammalva Jr. / United States Steve Meister
Women's Doubles
United States Martina Navrátilová / United States Pam Shriver
Japan Open Tennis Championships
 < 1982 1984 > 

The 1983 Japan Open Tennis Championships was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts in Tokyo, Japan that was part of the 1983 Virginia Slims World Championship Series and the 1983 Volvo Grand Prix. The tournament was held from October 17 through October 23, 1983.

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Eliot Teltscher defeated Ecuador Andrés Gómez 7–5, 3–6, 6–1

  • It was Teltscher's 1st title of the year and the 11th of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Japan Etsuko Inoue defeated United States Shelley Solomon 6–2, 5–7, 6–1

  • It was Inoue's 1st career title.

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Sammy Giammalva Jr. / United States Steve Meister defeated United States Tim Gullikson / United States Tom Gullikson 6–4, 6–7, 7–6

Women's Doubles[edit]

Australia Chris O'Neil / Australia Pam Whytcross defeated United States Helena Manset / United States Micki Schillig 6–3, 7–5

  • It was O'Neil's 1st title of the year and the 2nd of her career. It was Whytcross' 3rd title of the year and of her career.