Jim Osborne (tennis)

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Jim Osborne (born February 1, 1945, in Honolulu, Hawaii), is a former professional tennis player from the United States. He enjoyed most of his tennis success while playing doubles. During his career he won 5 Open Era doubles titles.

Doubles titles (5)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 1969 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard United States Jim McManus United States Pancho Gonzales
United States Ron Holmberg
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 1970 Merion, U.S. Hard United States Jim McManus Australia William Bowrey
Australia Ray Ruffels
6–3, 2–6, 5–7
Winner 1. 1971 Columbus, U.S. Hard United States Jim McManus United States Jimmy Connors
United States Roscoe Tanner
4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Winner 2. 1971 Merion, U.S. Hard United States Clark Graebner United States Robert McKinley
United States Dick Stockton
7–6, 6–3
Winner 3. 1971 Sacramento, U.S. Hard United States Jim McManus South Africa Bob Maud
South Africa Frew McMillan
7–6, 6–3
Winner 4. 1972 Los Angeles, U.S. Outdoor United States Jim McManus Romania Ilie Năstase
Romania Ion Ţiriac
6–2, 5–7, 6–4
Winner 5. 1972 London/Queen's Club, England Grass United States Jim McManus West Germany Jürgen Fassbender
West Germany Karl Meiler
4–6, 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 3. 1972 Tanglewood, U.S. Other United States Jim McManus South Africa Bob Hewitt
Rhodesia Andrew Pattison
4–6, 4–6

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