1974 Australian Open

The 1974 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor grass courts at the Kooyong Stadium in Melbourne in Australia and was held from 26 December 1973 to 1 January 1974. It was the 62nd edition of the Australian Open and the first Grand Slam tournament of the year.

1974 Australian Open
Date26 December 1973 - 1 January 1974
Edition62nd
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceGrass
LocationMelbourne, Victoria, Australia
VenueKooyong Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jimmy Connors [1]
Women's Singles
Australia Evonne Goolagong [2]
Men's Doubles
Australia Ross Case / Australia Geoff Masters [3]
Women's Doubles
Australia Evonne Goolagong / United States Peggy Michel [4]
← 1973 · Australian Open · 1975 →

SeniorsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

  Jimmy Connors defeated   Phil Dent, 7–6(9–7), 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 [1]

Women's singlesEdit

  Evonne Goolagong defeated   Chris Evert, 7–6, 4–6, 6–0 [2]

Men's doublesEdit

  Ross Case /   Geoff Masters defeated   Syd Ball /   Bob Giltinan, 3–6, 7–6, 6–2 [3]

Women's doublesEdit

  Evonne Goolagong /   Peggy Michel defeated   Kerry Harris /   Kerry Melville, 7–5, 6–3 [4]

Mixed doublesEdit

Competition not held between 1970 and 1986.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "1974 Men's Singles". Tennis Australia.
  2. ^ a b "1974 Women's Singles". Tennis Australia.
  3. ^ a b "1974 Men's Doubles". Tennis Australia.
  4. ^ a b "1974 Women's Doubles". Tennis Australia.

External linksEdit


Preceded by
1973 US Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1974 French Open