1979 Mercedes Cup

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1979 Mercedes Cup
Date 16–22 July
Edition 2nd
Draw 32S / 16D
Prize money $75,000
Surface Clay / outdoor
Location Stuttgart, West Germany
Venue Tennis Club Weissenhof
Champions
Singles
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd [1]
Doubles
South Africa Frew McMillan / Switzerland Colin Dowdeswell [2]
← 1978 · Stuttgart Open · 1980 →

The 1979 Mercedes Cup, was a men's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts and held in Stuttgart, West Germany that was part of the 1979 Grand Prix circuit. It was the second edition of the tournament and was held from 16 July until 22 July 1979. Fourth-seeded Tomáš Šmíd won the singles title.

Finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd defeated West Germany Ulrich Pinner, 6–4, 6–0, 6–2

  • It was Šmíd's 1st singles title of the year and the 2nd of his career.

Doubles[edit]

South Africa Frew McMillan / Switzerland Colin Dowdeswell defeated Poland Wojciech Fibak / Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil, 6–4, 6–2, 2–6, 6–4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1979 Stuttgart Outdoor – Men's Singles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  2. ^ "1979 Stuttgart Outdoor – Men's Doubles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).

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