1978 Rothmans Canadian Open

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1978 Rothmans Canadian Open
Date August 14 – August 20
Edition 89th
Surface Clay / Outdoor
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Venue National Tennis Centre
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Eddie Dibbs
Women's Singles
Czechoslovakia Regina Maršíková
Men's Doubles
Poland Wojciech Fibak / Netherlands Tom Okker
Women's Doubles
Czechoslovakia Regina Maršíková / United States Pam Teeguarden
← 1977 · Rothmans Canadian Open · 1979 →

The 1978 Rothmans Canadian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the National Tennis Centre in Toronto in Canada that was part of the 1978 Colgate-Palmolive Grand Prix and of the 1978 WTA Tour. The tournament was held from August 14 through August 20, 1978.[1]

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Eddie Dibbs defeated Argentina José Luis Clerc 5–7, 6–4, 6–1

  • It was Dibbs' 4th title of the year and the 18th of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Czechoslovakia Regina Maršíková defeated Romania Virginia Ruzici 7–5, 6–7(9–11), 6–2

  • It was Maršíková's 2nd title of the year and the 3rd of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Poland Wojciech Fibak / Netherlands Tom Okker defeated Switzerland Colin Dowdeswell / Switzerland Heinz Günthardt 6–3, 7–6

  • It was Fibak's 6th title of the year and the 33rd of his career. It was Okker's 6th title of the year and the 77th of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

Czechoslovakia Regina Maršíková / United States Pam Teeguarden defeated Australia Chris O'Neil / United States Paula Smith 7–5, 6–7, 6–2

  • It was Maršíková's 3rd title of the year and the 4th of her career. It was Teeguarden's only title of the year and the 2nd of her career.

References[edit]

  1. ^ John Dolan (2011). Women's Tennis 1968–84: the Ultimate Guide. Remous. pp. 292, 303–304. 

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