Tampa Open

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Tampa Open
Defunct tennis tournament
Event name Tampa Open (1981–83)
Tour Grand Prix circuit (1981–83)
Founded 1981
Abolished 1983
Surface Hard (1981–82)
Carpet (1983)

The Tampa Open is a defunct Grand Prix affiliated tennis tournament played from 1981 to 1983. It was held in Tampa, Florida in the United States and played on outdoor hard courts from 1981 to 1982 and on indoor carpet courts in 1983.



Year Champions Runners-up Score
1981 United States Mel Purcell United States Jeff Borowiak 4–6, 6–4, 6–3
1982 United States Brian Gottfried United States Mike Estep 6–7, 6–2, 6–4
1983 United States Johan Kriek United States Robert Lutz 6–2, 6–4


Year Champions Runners-up Score
1981 South Africa Bernard Mitton
United States Butch Walts
Australia David Carter
Australia Paul Kronk
6–3, 3–6, 6–1
1982 United States Tim Gullikson
United States Tom Gullikson
United States Brian Gottfried
United States Hank Pfister
6–2, 6–3
1983 United States Tony Giammalva
United States Steve Meister
United States Eric Fromm
United States Drew Gitlin
3–6, 6–1, 7–5