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1971 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

John Newcombe successfully defended his title, defeating Stan Smith in the final, 6–3, 5–7, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4 to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1971 Wimbledon Championships.[1] It was Newcombe's third, and final, Wimbledon singles title.

Men's Singles
1971 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionAustralia John Newcombe
Runner-upUnited States Stan Smith
Final score6–3, 5–7, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw128 (12Q)
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1970 · Wimbledon Championships · 1972 →

SeedsEdit

01.     Rod Laver (Quarterfinals)
02.     John Newcombe (Champion)
03.     Ken Rosewall (Semifinals)
04.     Stan Smith (Final)
05.     Arthur Ashe (Third round)
06.     Cliff Richey (Quarterfinals)
07.     Ilie Năstase (Second round)
08.     Cliff Drysdale (First round)

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

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1   Rod Laver 7 6 3
  Tom Gorman 9 8 6
  Tom Gorman 3 6 2
4   Stan Smith 6 8 6
4   Stan Smith 8 6 6
  Onny Parun 6 3 4
4   Stan Smith 3 7 6 4 4
2   John Newcombe 6 5 2 6 6
6   Cliff Richey 8 7 4 7 5
3   Ken Rosewall 6 5 6 9 7
3   Ken Rosewall 1 1 3
2   John Newcombe 6 6 6
  Colin Dibley 1 2 3
2   John Newcombe 6 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   R Laver 6 6 6
LL   R Howe 2 0 1 1   R Laver 6 6 6 7
  R Moore 6 3 8 6 9   R Moore 8 3 2 5
  A Stone 1 6 9 4 7 1   R Laver 9 6 7
  C Graebner 6 6 6   C Graebner 8 2 5
  A McDonald 4 2 2   C Graebner 6 6 6
  I Gulyás 2 4 8 2   Ž Franulović 3 1 1
  Ž Franulović 6 6 6 6 1   R Laver 7 6 2 7
  T Okker 6 6 6   T Okker 5 1 6 5
  J Kodeš 3 3 3   T Okker 8 6 6 6
  E Scott 6 6 3 0 3   R Ruffels 9 4 3 4
  R Ruffels 4 4 6 6 6   T Okker 3 6 6 8
  N Pilić 6 9 5 6   N Pilić 6 3 4 6
  T Ryan 3 8 7 4   N Pilić 6 6 3 4 6
Q   P Cramer 9 9 3 2 7   N Kalogeropoulos 2 2 6 6 1
  N Kalogeropoulos 8 8 6 6 9

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   C Drysdale 6 8 3 4 5
  T Gorman 2 6 6 6 7   T Gorman 2 6 6 6
Q   E di Matteo 6 6 8 Q   E di Matteo 6 2 2 1
  P Curtis 4 3 6   T Gorman 6 6 7
  I Țiriac 9 6 6   I Țiriac 4 3 5
Q   A Amritraj 8 3 1   I Țiriac 6 6 7 8
  B Fairlie 8 9 6   B Fairlie 3 3 9 6
  R Barth 6 8 4   T Gorman 6 8 6
  J Ulrich 1 6 4 6 6   R Case 3 6 4
  S Koudelka 6 1 6 4 4   J Ulrich 3 6 7 3 1
  R Case 6 7 7   R Case 6 2 5 6 6
Q   J Simpson 4 5 5   R Case 6 6 6
  D Schroder 1 3 6 4   H Irvine 3 4 3
  H Irvine 6 6 3 6   H Irvine 6 8 6
Q   W N'Godrella 3 8 7   T Addison 2 6 4
  T Addison 6 9 9

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   S Smith 6 6 6
  M Leclercq 2 4 3 4   S Smith 6 6 6
  A Gimeno 3 6 4 4   J Paish 1 4 4
  J Paish 6 1 6 6 4   S Smith 6 6 7
  J Fassbender 4 4 9 9 5   A Pattison 3 4 5
  O Bengtson 6 6 7 7 7   O Bengtson 6 6 4 7 3
  A Pattison 6 6 6   A Pattison 4 4 6 9 6
  J Kuki 2 1 0 4   S Smith 2 6 6 9
  R Lutz 8 8 4 6 12   R Emerson 6 1 3 7
  F Froehling 6 9 6 2 10   R Lutz 6 6 6
  P Mărmureanu 2 1 2   J Clifton 3 1 4
  J Clifton 6 6 6   R Lutz 9 3 8 8
Q   P Doerner 6 6 3 6   R Emerson 8 6 9 9
  K Yanagi 2 2 6 0 Q   P Doerner 6 2 6 1
  R Emerson 6 6 6   R Emerson 4 6 8 6
  M Holeček 4 4 4

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   A Ashe 3 6 6 7
  E van Dillen 6 3 4 5 5   A Ashe 6 6 6
  H Elschenbroich 6 5 3 1   P Proisy 4 4 4
  P Proisy 3 7 6 6 5   A Ashe 1 8 9 4
  J Alexander 6 6 6   M Riessen 6 9 8 6
  W Bowrey 0 2 2   J Alexander 8 2 3
  M Riessen 9 6 8   M Riessen 9 6 6
  J McManus 8 4 6   M Riessen 8 3 6 3
  R Gonzales 6 6 6 4 6   O Parun 9 6 3 6
  M Orantes 3 4 8 6 2   R Gonzales 5 9 6 3 4
  P Barthès 6 8 6 9   P Barthès 7 8 3 6 6
Q   K Meiler 4 9 3 7   P Barthès 2 6 7 1
  O Parun 6 2 6 6   O Parun 6 4 9 6
  J-L Rouyer 2 6 2 3   O Parun 6 6 6
Q   H-J Plötz 6 6 7 Q   H-J Plötz 0 2 2
  F Pála 1 4 5

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  D Contet 4 6 3 6 3
  R Maud 6 4 6 2 6   R Maud 4 7 4 6 4
  J Kukal 6 3 2 1   F Sedgman 6 5 6 2 6
  F Sedgman 3 6 6 6   F Sedgman 2 6 3 4
  F Jauffret 6 6 3 4 2   J Borowiak 6 4 6 6
  J Borowiak 4 2 6 6 6   J Borowiak 6 9 8
  B Phillips-Moore 6 8 8   B Phillips-Moore 2 7 6
  S Matthews 3 6 6   J Borowiak 4 6 4 4
  A Roche 7 6 6 8 6   C Richey 6 4 6 6
  C Pasarell 9 4 8 9   C Pasarell 3 3 6 3
  A Panatta 6 3 6 6   A Panatta 6 6 3 6
Q   G Seewagen 3 6 3 4   A Panatta 2 2 4
  M Lara 1 3 4 6   C Richey 6 6 6
  R Taylor 6 6 6   R Taylor 2 6 6 4 9
  R Crealy 3 7 6 3 6   C Richey 6 3 2 6 11
6   C Richey 6 9 2 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  F Stolle 6 3 9 4 6
  K Warwick 4 6 7 6 3   F Stolle 6 6 6
  P Szőke 5 2 2   T Koch 3 4 4
  T Koch 7 6 6   F Stolle 9 6 6
  F McMillan 6 6 6   O Davidson 8 1 2
  T Sakai 4 2 1   F McMillan 7 6 1 4
  J Leschly 6 3 3 3   O Davidson 9 3 6 6
  O Davidson 3 6 6 6   F Stolle 4 5 9 4
Q   J de Mendoza 9 3 3 4 3   K Rosewall 6 7 7 6
  J-B Chanfreau 8 6 6 6   J-B Chanfreau 8 3 8
  J Fillol 6 5 4 6 6   J Fillol 9 6 9
  I El Shafei 4 7 6 0 2   J Fillol 3 1 4
  R Carmichael 3   K Rosewall 6 6 6
  J Connors w/o   R Carmichael 7 6 4 6 2
  P Hombergen 3 3 1 3   K Rosewall 9 2 6 3 6
3   K Rosewall 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  C Dibley 7 6 6
  H Kary 5 2 2   C Dibley 2 6 3 9 6
  G Stilwell 8 6 1 7   G Stilwell 6 3 6 8 4
  J-C Barclay 6 0 6 5   C Dibley 3 8 6 6 10
  D Ralston 8 6 6   D Ralston 6 9 3 0 8
  T Ulrich 6 3 2   D Ralston 6 6 5 9
  G Masters 7 6 6   G Masters 1 4 7 7
  N Špear 5 0 2   C Dibley 6 8 6
  S Baranyi 6 1 4 2   J Loyo Mayo 3 6 3
  J Loyo Mayo 1 6 6 6   J Loyo Mayo 9 6 6
  V Zedník 3 6 2 0   B Bertram 8 3 2
  B Bertram 6 3 6 6   J Loyo Mayo 4 9 6 4 6
  P Cornejo 4 2 4   G Goven 6 7 4 6 4
  G Goven 6 6 6   G Goven 6 6 6
  R Keldie 6 1 3 6 8 7   I Năstase 4 4 2
7   I Năstase 1 6 6 4 10

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  P Dent 6 5 6 7
  P Lall 4 7 4 5   P Dent 7 3 4
  A Metreveli 6 6 6   A Metreveli 9 6 6
  J Mukerjea 2 4 4   A Metreveli 6 7 6
  JE Mandarino 6 8 6 6 Q   J Hřebec 4 5 4
  A Muñoz 4 9 4 2   JE Mandarino 4 4 3
Q   J Feaver 5 2 2 Q   J Hřebec 6 6 6
Q   J Hřebec 7 6 6   A Metreveli 8 3 6 3
  S Ball 6 7 6 1 5 2   J Newcombe 9 6 4 6
  A Fox 2 9 1 6 7   A Fox 4 2 2
  G Battrick 2 6 6 6   G Battrick 6 6 6
  J Bartlett 6 4 3 1   G Battrick 4 4 4
  I Fletcher 8 7 1 6 2   J Newcombe 6 6 6
  M Cox 6 5 6 4   I Fletcher 5 4 2
  R Hewitt 4 3 5 2   J Newcombe 7 6 6
2   J Newcombe 6 6 7

ReferencesEdit

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

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