1983 Virginia Slims Championships
|1983 Virginia Slims Championships|
|Date||March 23 – March 27|
|Edition||12th (singles) / 8th (doubles)|
|Category||Virginia Slims Championships|
|Location||New York City, USA|
|Venue||Madison Square Garden|
|Martina Navratilova / Pam Shriver|
The 1983 Virginia Slims Championships was a tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York in the United States. It was the 12th edition of the year-end singles championships, the 8th edition of the year-end doubles championships, and was part of the 1983 Virginia Slims World Championship Series. The tournament was held from March 14 through March 20, 1983. First-seeded Martina Navratilova won the singles event and the accompanying $80,000 first prize money.
- It was Navratilova's 9th title of the year and the 156th of her career.
- It was Navratilova's 10th title of the year and the 157th of her career. It was Shriver's 5th title of the year and the 39th of her career.
- "The $350,000 Virginia Slims Championship of New York" (PDF). Virginia Slims. March 21, 1983.