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1971 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Doubles

John Newcombe and Tony Roche were the defending champions, but lost in the first round to Cliff Drysdale and Nikola Pilić.

Men's Doubles
1971 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsAustralia Roy Emerson
Australia Rod Laver
Runners-upUnited States Arthur Ashe
United States Dennis Ralston
Final score4–6, 9–7, 6–8, 6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw64 (4Q)
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1970 · Wimbledon Championships · 1972 →

Roy Emerson and Rod Laver defeated Arthur Ashe and Dennis Ralston in the final, 4–6, 9–7, 6–8, 6–4, 6–4 to win the Gentlemen's Doubles title at the 1971 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

Contents

SeedsEdit

01.     John Newcombe /   Tony Roche (First round)
02.     Ken Rosewall /   Fred Stolle (Quarterfinals)
03.     Bob Hewitt /   Frew McMillan (First round)
04.     Ilie Năstase /   Ion Țiriac (Quarterfinals)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
  Bill Bowrey
  Owen Davidson
3 5 3
  Roy Emerson
  Rod Laver
6 7 6
  Roy Emerson
  Rod Laver
6 3 6 6
  John Alexander
  Phil Dent
4 6 3 4
4   Ilie Năstase
  Ion Țiriac
6 3 6 7 2
  John Alexander
  Phil Dent
8 6 3 5 6
  Roy Emerson
  Rod Laver
4 9 6 6 6
  Arthur Ashe
  Dennis Ralston
6 7 8 4 4
  Željko Franulović
  Bob Maud
8 6 4 1
  Clark Graebner
  Thomaz Koch
9 4 6 6
  Clark Graebner
  Thomaz Koch
9 3 6 4
  Arthur Ashe
  Dennis Ralston
8 6 8 6
  Arthur Ashe
  Dennis Ralston
7 6 2 6
2   Ken Rosewall
  Fred Stolle
5 3 6 1

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   J Newcombe
  A Roche
6 7 5 3
  C Drysdale
  N Pilić
2 9 7 6   C Drysdale
  N Pilić
8 6 3 6 7
  J Cooper
  C Dibley
6 6 6   J Cooper
  C Dibley
9 4 6 2 5
  M di Domenico
  A Panatta
3 2 1   C Drysdale
  N Pilić
2 9 6 7 3
  P Hutchins
  S Matthews
  W Bowrey
  O Davidson
6 8 3 9 6
Q   P Cramer
  P Doerner
w/o   P Hutchins
  S Matthews
8 6 1
  W Bowrey
  O Davidson
7 4 6 6   W Bowrey
  O Davidson
9 8 6
  J Kodeš
  J Kukal
5 6 4 1   W Bowrey
  O Davidson
3 5 3
  R Emerson
  R Laver
6 6 9   R Emerson
  R Laver
6 7 6
  N Kalogeropoulos
  J Pinto Bravo
3 3 7   R Emerson
  R Laver
6 6 6
  I Gulyás
  P Rodríguez
2 4 4   P Barthès
  J-B Chanfreau
4 4 3
  P Barthès
  J-B Chanfreau
6 6 6   R Emerson
  R Laver
6 9 6
  P Lall
  J Mukerjea
6 6 8 6   R Case
  A Metreveli
3 8 3
Q   R Russell
  S Warboys
3 1 9 2   P Lall
  J Mukerjea
9 3 4 3
Q   J Bartlett
  G Perkins
8 4 6 6 3   R Case
  A Metreveli
8 6 6 6
  R Case
  A Metreveli
9 6 3 4 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   I Năstase
  I Țiriac
9 6 6
  F Froehling
  R Keldie
7 1 3 4   I Năstase
  I Țiriac
6 6 6
  G Goven
  P Proisy
1 9 6 9   G Goven
  P Proisy
2 3 4
  K Fletcher
  A Segal
6 8 4 7 4   I Năstase
  I Țiriac
7 7 6
  P Cornejo
  J Fillol
6 6 6   P Cornejo
  J Fillol
5 5 3
  A Mills
  R Wilson
2 4 3   P Cornejo
  J Fillol
6 6 6
  K Watanabe
  K Yanagi
6 3 7 8 5   W Alvarez
  JE Mandarino
4 0 2
  W Alvarez
  JE Mandarino
3 6 5 9 7 4   I Năstase
  I Țiriac
6 3 6 7 2
  J Clifton
  J Paish
3 7 6 1   J Alexander
  P Dent
8 6 3 5 6
  H Irvine
  A Pattison
6 9 4 6   H Irvine
  A Pattison
9 6 6
  A McDonald
  K Warwick
3 4 6 6 6   A McDonald
  K Warwick
8 4 2
  T Addison
  M Holeček
6 6 3 4 3   H Irvine
  A Pattison
4 4 4
  F Jauffret
  J-L Rouyer
8 3 4 4   J Alexander
  P Dent
6 6 6
  J Alexander
  P Dent
6 6 6 6   J Alexander
  P Dent
6 6 8 9
  T Brown
  E Scott
6 6 2 2   R Carmichael
  R Ruffels
4 4 9 8
  R Carmichael
  R Ruffels
8 3 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  R Howe
  F Sedgman
6 8 6 9
  P Mărmureanu
  D Sturdza
3 9 1 7   R Howe
  F Sedgman
4 9 3 2
  I El Shafei
  B Fairlie
6 3 4 9 17   Z Franulović
  R Maud
6 8 6 6
  Z Franulović
  R Maud
4 6 6 7 19   Z Franulović
  R Maud
6 6 4 9
  J-C Barclay
  D Contet
8 6 9 6   J Leschly
  R Moore
3 4 6 8
  D Dell
  J McManus
9 0 8 2   J-C Barclay
  D Contet
5 9 1 9 3
  R Crealy
  A Stone
8 9 3 2   J Leschly
  R Moore
7 8 6 7 6
  J Leschly
  R Moore
9 7 6 6   Z Franulović
  R Maud
8 6 4 1
  J Fassbender
  H-J Pohmann
4 4 8   C Graebner
  T Koch
9 4 6 6
  I Fletcher
  B Phillips-Moore
6 6 9   I Fletcher
  B Phillips-Moore
6 3 9 6
  T Gorman
  C Richey
6 3 6 6 Q   B Bertram
  W Freer
2 6 8 2
Q   B Bertram
  W Freer
8 6 4 8   I Fletcher
  B Phillips-Moore
2 6 2
  H Kary
  P Pokorny
1 3 3   C Graebner
  T Koch
6 8 6
  T Okker
  M Riessen
6 6 6   T Okker
  M Riessen
2 6 7 6 3
  C Graebner
  T Koch
7 3 8 6   C Graebner
  T Koch
6 1 9 4 6
3   R Hewitt
  F McMillan
5 6 6 3

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  R Lutz
  C Pasarell
6 6 6
  R Barth
  T Ulrich
4 4 3   R Lutz
  C Pasarell
1 4 4
  O Parun
  N Špear
4 4 2   S Smith
  E van Dillen
6 6 6
  S Smith
  E van Dillen
6 6 6   S Smith
  E van Dillen
4 8 8
  A Ashe
  D Ralston
6 6 6   A Ashe
  D Ralston
6 9 9
  T Ryan
  D Schroder
4 4 4   A Ashe
  D Ralston
6 6 6
  S Baranyi
  P Szőke
9 7 9 5 12   S Baranyi
  P Szőke
3 1 3
  S Ball
  G Masters
8 9 7 7 10   A Ashe
  D Ralston
7 6 2 6
  F Bartoni
  P Toci
4 3 3 2   K Rosewall
  F Stolle
5 3 6 1
  M Cox
  G Stilwell
6 6 6   M Cox
  G Stilwell
6 4 6 6
  A Gimeno
  R Taylor
6 6 6   A Gimeno
  R Taylor
4 6 3 4
  G Battrick
  P Curtis
4 4 3   M Cox
  G Stilwell
3 0 4
  J Connors
  R Gonzales
w/o   K Rosewall
  F Stolle
6 6 6
  F Pála
  V Zedník
  F Pála
  V Zedník
4 4 7
  A Muñoz
  M Orantes
1 2 4 2   K Rosewall
  F Stolle
6 6 9
2   K Rosewall
  F Stolle
6 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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