1991 Newsweek Champions Cup and the Virginia Slims of Palm Springs

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1991 Newsweek Champions Cup
and Virginia Slims of Palm Springs
Date:   March 2 – March 16
Edition:   16th
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jim Courier
Women's Singles
United States Martina Navratilova
Men's Doubles
United States Jim Courier / Spain Javier Sánchez
Women's Doubles
See Women's Doubles note
Newsweek Champions Cup
 < 1990 1992 > 
Virginia Slims of Palm Springs
 < 1990 1992 > 

The 1991 Newsweek Champions Cup and the Virginia Slims of Palm Springs were tennis tournaments played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 16th edition of the tournament, and was part of the ATP Super 9 of the 1991 ATP Tour, and of the Tier II Series of the 1991 WTA Tour. It was held from March 2 through March 16, 1991.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Jim Courier def. France Guy Forget, 4–6, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3, 7–6(7–4)

  • It was Jim Courier's 1st title of the year and his 2nd overall. It was his 1st Masters title.

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Martina Navratilova def. Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles 6–2, 7–6(8–6)

  • It was Martina Navratilova's 2nd title of the year and her 154th overall.

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Jim Courier / Spain Javier Sánchez def. France Guy Forget / France Henri Leconte 7–6, 3–6, 6–3

Women's Doubles[edit]

The women's doubles final was not played due to rain.

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