1974 Australian Open

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1974 Australian Open
Date26 December 1973 - 1 January 1974
Edition62nd
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceGrass
LocationMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
VenueKooyong Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jimmy Connors [1]
Women's Singles
Australia Evonne Goolagong [2]
Men's Doubles
Australia Ross Case / Australia Geoff Masters [3]
Women's Doubles
Australia Evonne Goolagong / United States Peggy Michel [4]
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The 1974 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor grass courts at the Kooyong Stadium in Melbourne in Australia and was held from 26 December 1973 to 1 January 1974. It was the 62nd edition of the Australian Open and the first Grand Slam tournament of the year.

Seniors[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

United States Jimmy Connors defeated Australia Phil Dent, 7–6, 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 [1]

Women's singles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong defeated United States Chris Evert, 7–6, 4–6, 6–0 [2]

Men's doubles[edit]

Australia Ross Case / Australia Geoff Masters defeated Australia Syd Ball / Australia Bob Giltinan, 3–6, 7–6, 6–2 [3]

Women's doubles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong / United States Peggy Michel defeated Australia Kerry Harris / Australia Kerry Melville, 7–5, 6–3 [4]

Mixed doubles[edit]

Competition not held between 1970 and 1986.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1974 Men's Singles". Tennis Australia.
  2. ^ a b "1974 Women's Singles". Tennis Australia.
  3. ^ a b "1974 Men's Doubles". Tennis Australia.
  4. ^ a b "1974 Women's Doubles". Tennis Australia.

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1973 US Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1974 French Open