Kungliga tennishallen

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Kungliga tennishallen
Kungl Tennishallen 2015b.jpg
Location Stockholm, Sweden
Capacity 5,000 tennis
Surface carpet court
Opened 1945
Tenants
Stockholm Open (Tennis) (1969–present)
Davis Cup (Sweden vs Czechoslovakia) (Dec 1975)
Davis Cup (Sweden vs Argentina) (March 2010)
Indoor view

Kungliga tennishallen is a tennis venue in Stockholm, Sweden. The stadium was built in 1943 and has a capacity of 5,000. It was the site on April 15, 1962 of the fight between former world heavyweight champion Ingemar Johansson and Dutch champion Wim Snoek.

Kungliga tennishallen, now a hard-court surface, remains the venue for the Stockholm Open tournament. In 1975 the venue was the host of the year end Masters tennis tournament.

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Coordinates: 59°21′01″N 18°05′43″E / 59.35028°N 18.09528°E / 59.35028; 18.09528

Preceded by
Kooyong Stadium
Melbourne
Masters Cup
Venue

1976
Succeeded by
The Summit
Houston
Preceded by
Public Auditorium
Cleveland
Davis Cup
Final Venue

1975
Succeeded by
Estadio Nacional
Santiago