1981 Volvo Masters

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1981 Volvo Masters
Date January 13–17, 1982
Edition 12th
Location New York City, USA
Venue Madison Square Garden
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
United States Peter Fleming / United States John McEnroe

The 1981 Masters (also known as the 1981 Volvo Masters for sponsorship reasons)[1] was a men's tennis tournament held in Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States between 13–17 January 1982. It was the year-end championship of the 1981 Volvo Grand Prix tour.



Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl defeated United States Vitas Gerulaitis, 6–7(5–7), 2–6, 7–6(8–6), 6–2, 6–4.


United States Peter Fleming and United States John McEnroe defeated South Africa Kevin Curren and United States Steve Denton 6–3, 6–3.


  1. ^ Collins, Bud (October 2010). "Year-End Championships". The Bud Collins History of Tennis: An Authoritative Encyclopedia and Record Book. New York: New Chapter Press. p. 746. ISBN 978-0-942257-70-0.