1989 Newsweek Champions Cup and the Virginia Slims of Indian Wells

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1989 Newsweek Champions Cup
and Virginia Slims of Indian Wells
Date(s) March 13 – March 20 (men)
March 6 – March 12 (women)
Edition 14th (men) / 1st (women)
Champions
Men's Singles
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř
Women's Singles
Bulgaria Manuela Maleeva
Men's Doubles
West Germany Boris Becker / Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
Women's Doubles
Australia Hana Mandlíková / United States Pam Shriver

The 1989 Newsweek Champions Cup and the 1989 Virginia Slims of Indian Wells were tennis tournaments played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 14th edition of the Indian Wells Masters and was part of the 1989 Nabisco Grand Prix and of Tier III of the 1989 WTA Tour. Both the men's and women's events took place at the Grand Champions Resort in Indian Wells, California in the United States. The men's tournament was played from March 13 through March 20, 1989 while the women's tournament was played from March 6 through March 12, 1989.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř defeated France Yannick Noah 3–6, 2–6, 6–1, 6–2, 6–3

  • It was Mečíř's 2nd title of the year and the 20th of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Bulgaria Manuela Maleeva defeated Australia Jenny Byrne 6–4, 6–1

  • It was Maleeva's 1st title of the year and the 13th of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

West Germany Boris Becker / Switzerland Jakob Hlasek defeated United States Kevin Curren / United States David Pate 7–6, 7–5

  • It was Becker's 3rd title of the year and the 30th of his career. It was Hlasek's 2nd title of the year and the 8th of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

Australia Hana Mandlíková / United States Pam Shriver defeated South Africa Rosalyn Fairbank / United States Gretchen Magers 6–3, 6–7(4–7), 6–3

  • It was Mandlíková's 1st title of the year and the 29th of her career. It was Shriver's 5th title of the year and the 121st of her career.

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