The 1997 Direct Line International Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club in Eastbourne in England that was part of Tier II of the 1997 WTA Tour. The tournament was held from June 17 through June 22, 1997.
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario vs. Jana Novotná
Lori McNeil / Helena Suková vs. Nicole Arendt / Manon Bollegraf
- Both the women's singles and doubles finals were cancelled due to rain.