Indian Open

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This article is about the tennis tournament. For the golf tournament, see Hero Indian Open. For the snooker tournament, see Indian Open (snooker).
Indian Open
Tournament information
Tour Grand Prix circuit
Founded 1973
Abolished 1979
Location India
Surface Clay

The Indian Open is a defunct men's tennis tournament. It was played from 1973-1979 and was part of the Grand Prix tennis circuit. It was held in various cities in, India and was played on outdoor clay courts. Indian tennis player Vijay Amritraj won the event four times, making him the only Indian to win the event.


Year Champion Runner-up Score
1973 India Vijay Amritraj Australia Mal Anderson 6–4, 5–7, 8–9, 6–3, 11–9
1974 New Zealand Onny Parun Australia Tony Roche 6–3, 6–3, 7–6
1975 India Vijay Amritraj Spain Manuel Orantes 7–5, 6–3
1976 Australia Kim Warwick India Sashi Menon 6–1, 6–2
1977 India Vijay Amritraj United States Terry Moor 7–6, 6–4
1978 France Yannick Noah France Pascal Portes 6–3, 6–2
1979 India Vijay Amritraj Germany Peter Elter 6–1, 7–5


Year Champion Runner-up Score
1973 United States Jim McManus
Mexico Raúl Ramírez
India Anand Amritraj
India Vijay Amritraj
6–2, 6–4
1974 India Anand Amritraj
India Vijay Amritraj
Australia Dick Crealy
New Zealand Onny Parun
6–4, 7–6
1975 Spain Juan Gisbert
Spain Manuel Orantes
India Anand Amritraj
India Vijay Amritraj
1–6, 6–4, 6–3
1976 Australia Bob Carmichael
Australia Ray Ruffels
India Chiradip Mukerjea
India Bhanu Nunna
6–2, 7–6
1977 United States Mike Cahill
United States Terry Moor
Mexico Marcello Lara
India Jasjit Singh
6–7, 6–4, 6–4
1978 India Sashi Menon
United States Sherwood Stewart
France Gilles Moretton
France Yannick Noah
7–6, 6–4
1979 United States Chris Delaney
United States James Delaney
Germany Thomas Furst
Germany Wolfgang Popp
7–6, 6–2


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