1971 Grand Prix German Open

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1971 Grand Prix German Open
Date 17 May – 23 May
Edition 63rd
Category Grand Prix circuit (B Class)
Draw 64S/16D
Surface Clay / outdoor
Location Hamburg, West Germany
Venue Am Rothenbaum
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain Andrés Gimeno [1]
Women's Singles
United States Billie Jean King
Men's Doubles
Australia John Alexander / Spain Andrés Gimeno [2]
Women's Doubles
United States Rosie Casals / United States Billie Jean King
Mixed Doubles
West Germany Heide Orth / West Germany Jürgen Fassbender

The 1971 Grand Prix German Open was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament played on outdoor red clay courts. It was the 63rd edition of the tournament. The event was part of the 1971 Pepsi-Cola Grand Prix circuit and categorized as a B Class tournament. It took place at the Am Rothenbaum in Hamburg, West Germany, from 17 May through 23 May 1971. Andrés Gimeno and Billie Jean King won the singles titles.[3]

Champions[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

Spain Andrés Gimeno defeated Hungary Péter Szőke 6–3, 6–2, 6–2

Women's singles[edit]

United States Billie Jean King defeated West Germany Helga Masthoff 6–3, 6–2

Men's doubles[edit]

Australia John Alexander / Spain Andrés Gimeno defeated Australia Dick Crealy / Australia Allan Stone 6–4, 7–5, 7–9, 6–4

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Rosie Casals / United States Billie Jean King defeated West Germany Helga Masthoff / West Germany Heide Orth 6–2, 6–1

Mixed doubles[edit]

West Germany Heide Orth / West Germany Jürgen Fassbender defeated West Germany Helga Hösl / West Germany Harald Elschenbroich 6–4, 3–6, 6–2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1971 Hamburg Men's Singles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 
  2. ^ "1971 Hamburg Men's Doubles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1972). World of Tennis '72. London: Queen Anne Press. pp. 308–309. ISBN 9780362001037. OCLC 86035663. 

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