1970 Australian Open – Men's Doubles

Bob Lutz and Stan Smith defeated John Alexander and Phil Dent 6–3, 8–6, 6–3 in the final to win the Men's Doubles title at the 1970 Australian Open.

Men's Doubles
1970 Australian Open
ChampionsUnited States Bob Lutz
United States Stan Smith
Runners-upAustralia John Alexander
Australia Phil Dent
Final score6–3, 8–6, 6–3
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
← 1969 · Australian Open · 1971 →

SeedsEdit

All seeds receive a bye into the second round.

  1.   John Newcombe /   Nikola Pilić (Quarterfinals)
  2.   Bob Lutz /   Stan Smith (Champions)
  3.   Arthur Ashe /   Dennis Ralston (Second Round)
  4.   Dick Crealy /   Allan Stone (Semifinals)
  5.   Tom Okker /   Roger Taylor (Second Round)
  6.   Mal Anderson /   Tony Roche (Second Round)
  7.   William Bowrey /   Ray Ruffels (Second Round)
  8.   John Alexander /   Phil Dent (Final)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
              
8   John Alexander
  Phil Dent
9 6 6 6
    Syd Ball
  Bob Giltinan
11 3 4 2
8   John Alexander
  Phil Dent
3 6 3
2   Bob Lutz
  Stan Smith
6 8 6
4   Dick Crealy
  Allan Stone
4 4 4
2   Bob Lutz
  Stan Smith
6 6 6

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   J Newcombe
  N Pilić
6 6  
    G Battrick
  L Schloss
7 10       G Battrick
  L Schloss
3 4  
    J Brown
  A Hammond
5 8   1   J Newcombe
  N Pilić
4 9  
    T Gorman
  J McManus
1 9 6 8   J Alexander
  P Dent
6 11  
    K Coombes
  G Pollard
6 7 4     T Gorman
  J McManus
9 3  
8   J Alexander
  P Dent
11 6  
8   J Alexander
  P Dent
9 6 6 6
    S Ball
  B Giltinan
11 3 4 2
3   A Ashe
  D Ralston
7 6 4
    S Ball
  B Giltinan
          S Ball
  B Giltinan
9 4 6
    B Paul
  M Werren
w/o         S Ball
  B Giltinan
16 6 6
    B Carmichael
  R Keldie
6 6       B Carmichael
  R Keldie
18 1 2
    P Loizeau
  A Shapter
2 2       B Carmichael
  R Keldie
     
6   M Anderson
  T Roche
w/o    

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
4   D Crealy
  A Stone
5 6 6
    N Neely
  D Dell
1 8 7     J Kukal
  V Zednik
7 3 4
    J Kukal
  V Zednik
6 6 9 4   D Crealy
  A Stone
5 6 6
    J Bartlett
  G Masters
          J Bartlett
  G Masters
7 3 4
    E Argyriou
  P Verstraeten
w/o         J Bartlett
  G Masters
13 7  
5   T Okker
  R Taylor
11 5  
4   D Crealy
  A Stone
4 4 4
2   B Lutz
  S Smith
6 6 6
7   W Bowrey
  R Ruffels
15 3  
    A Gardiner
  F Sedgman
w/o         J Cooper
  B Phillips-Moore
17 6  
    J Cooper
  B Phillips-Moore
          J Cooper
  B Phillips-Moore
3 4  
    C Dibley
  P Doerner
9 6   2   B Lutz
  S Smith
6 6  
    S Sugiarto
  G Widjojo
7 2       C Dibley
  P Doerner
8 4  
2   B Lutz
  S Smith
10 6  

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