1973 Cincinnati Open

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1973 Cincinnati Open
Date August 6 – 12
Edition 73rd
Category Grand Prix Circuit
Draw 32S / 16D
Prize money $50,000
Surface Clay / outdoor
Location Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Venue Queen City Racquet Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Romania Ilie Năstase [1]
Women's Singles
Australia Evonne Goolagong
Men's Doubles
Australia John Alexander / Australia Phil Dent [2]
Women's Doubles
South Africa Ilana Kloss / South Africa Pat Pretorius
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The 1973 Cincinnati Open was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts at the Queen City Racquet Club in Sharonville, Ohio in the United States that was part of the 1973 Commercial Union Assurance Grand Prix. The tournament was held from August 6 through August 12, 1973. Ilie Năstase and Evonne Goolagong won the singles titles.[3]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Romania Ilie Năstase defeated Spain Manuel Orantes 5–7, 6–3, 6–4

Women's Singles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong defeated United States Chris Evert 6–2, 7–5

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia John Alexander / Australia Phil Dent defeated United States Brian Gottfried / Mexico Raúl Ramírez 1–6, 7–6, 7–6

Women's Doubles[edit]

South Africa Ilana Kloss / South Africa Pat Pretorius defeated Australia Evonne Goolagong / Australia Janet Young 7–6, 3–6, 6–2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1973 Cincinnati Mens' Singles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 
  2. ^ "1973 Cincinnati Mens' Doubles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1974). World of Tennis '74 : a BP and Commercial Union yearbook. London: Queen Anne Press. pp. 119,153. ISBN 9780362001686. 

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