1971 British Hard Court Championships

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1971 British Hard Court Championships
Date 16–22 May
Edition 42nd
Category Grand Prix (B class)
Draw 32S/16D
Surface Clay / Outdoor
Location Bournemouth, England
Venue The West Hants Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United Kingdom Gerald Battrick [1]
Women's Singles
Australia Margaret Court
Men's Doubles
Australia Bill Bowrey / Australia Owen Davidson [2]
Women's Doubles
United States Mary–Ann Curtis / France Françoise Dürr

The 1971 British Hard Court Championships was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts at The West Hants Club in Bournemouth, England. The event was part of the 1971 Pepsi-Cola Grand Prix and categorized as B class. The tournament was held from 16 to 22 May 1971. Gerald Battrick and Margaret Court won the singles titles.[3]

Champions[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

United Kingdom Gerald Battrick defeated Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Željko Franulović 6–3, 6–2, 5–7, 6–0


Women's singles[edit]

Australia Margaret Court defeated Australia Evonne Goolagong 7–5, 6–1


Men's doubles[edit]

Australia Bill Bowrey / Australia Owen Davidson defeated Chile Patricio Cornejo / Chile Jaime Fillol 8–6, 6–2, 3–6, 4–6, 6–4


Women's doubles[edit]

United States Mary–Ann Curtis / France Françoise Dürr defeated Australia Margaret Court / Australia Evonne Goolagong 6–3, 5–7, 6–4


References[edit]

  1. ^ "ATP – 1971 Bournemouth Men's Singles draw". ATP. 
  2. ^ "ATP – 1971 Bournemouth Men's Doubles draw". ATP. 
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1972). World of Tennis '72. London: Queen Anne Press. pp. 143, 267, 268. ISBN 9780362001037. OCLC 86035663. 

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