Brussels Outdoor

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Brussels Outdoor
Defunct tennis tournament
Event name Brussels Outdoor (1971–72/1977–1981)
Tour Grand Prix circuit (1971–72/1977–1981)
Founded 1971
Abolished 1981
Location Brussels, Belgium (1971–72/1977–1981)
Surface Clay (1971–72/1977–1981)
For the indoor tournament held in Brussels from 1981 to 1992, see Donnay Indoor Championships.

The Brussels Outdoor was a men's tennis tournament played in Brussels, Belgium. The event was played as part of the Grand Prix tennis circuit from 1971 to 1972 and then from 1977 to 1981. It was played on outdoor clay.

Champions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1968 New Zealand Brian Fairlie Australia Bob Carmichael 6–4, 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
1969 Netherlands Tom Okker Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Željko Franulović 6–4, 1–6, 6–2, 6–2
1970 Netherlands Tom Okker Romania Ilie Năstase 6–3, 6–4, 0–6, 4–6, 6–4
1971 South Africa Cliff Drysdale Romania Ilie Năstase 6–0, 6–1, 7–5
1972 Spain Manuel Orantes Spain Andrés Gimeno 6–4, 6–1, 2–6, 7–5
1973 Not held
1974 Not held
1975 Not held
1976 Not held
1977 United States Harold Solomon West Germany Karl Meiler 7–5, 3–6, 2–6, 6–3, 6–4
1978 West Germany Werner Zirngibl Argentina Ricardo Cano 1–6, 6–3, 6–4, 6–3
1979 Hungary Balázs Taróczy Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl 6–1, 1–6, 6–3
1980 Australia Peter McNamara Hungary Balázs Taróczy 7–6, 6–3, 6–0
1981 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Marko Ostoja Ecuador Ricardo Ycaza 4–6, 6–4, 7–5

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1971 Not finished
1972 Spain Juan Gisbert, Sr.
Spain Manuel Orantes
Chile Patricio Cornejo
Chile Jaime Fillol
9–7, 6–3
1977 Not finished
1978 France Jean-Louis Haillet
Italy Antonio Zugarelli
New Zealand Onny Parun
Czech Republic Vladimír Zedník
6–3, 4–6, 7–5
1979 United States Billy Martin
Australia Peter McNamara
Brazil Carlos Kirmayr
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
5–7, 7–5, 6–4
1980 United States Steve Krulevitz
Belgium Thierry Stevaux
United States Eric Fromm
United States Cary Leeds
6–3, 7–5
1981 Argentina Ricardo Cano
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Brazil Carlos Kirmayr
Brazil Cassio Motta
6–2, 6–2

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