1983 Italian Open (tennis)

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1983 Italian Open
Date:   May 16 - May 22 (men)
May 2 - May 8 (women)
Edition:   40th
Surface:   Clay / Outdoor
Location:   Rome, Italy (men)
Perugia, Italy (women)
Venue:   Foro Italico (men)
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jimmy Arias
Women's Singles
Hungary Andrea Temesvári
Men's Doubles
Paraguay Francisco González / Paraguay Victor Pecci
Women's Doubles
Romania Virginia Ruzici / United Kingdom Virginia Wade
Italian Open
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The 1983 Italian Open was a tennis tournament that was played by men on outdoor clay courts at the Foro Italico in Rome in Italy and was part of the 1983 Volvo Grand Prix. The women's tournament was played on outdoor clay courts in Perugia in Italy and was part of the 1983 Virginia Slims World Championship Series. The men's tournament was held from May 16 through May 22, 1983 while the women's tournament was played from May 2 through May 8, 1983.

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Jimmy Arias defeated Spain José Higueras 6–2, 6–7, 6–1, 6–4

  • It was Arias' 2nd title of the year and the 3rd of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Hungary Andrea Temesvári defeated United States Bonnie Gadusek 6–1, 6–0

  • It was Temesvári's 1st title of the year and the 1st of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Paraguay Francisco González / Paraguay Víctor Pecci defeated Sweden Jan Gunnarsson / United States Mike Leach 6–2, 6–7, 6–4

  • It was González's 2nd title of the year and the 5th of his career. It was Pecci's 3rd title of the year and the 20th of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

Romania Virginia Ruzici / United Kingdom Virginia Wade defeated Argentina Ivanna Madruga-Osses / France Catherine Tanvier 6–3, 2–6, 6–1

  • It was Ruzici's 1st title of the year and the 17th of her career. It was Wade's only title of the year and the 15th of her career.


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