1975 Denver WCT

The 1975 Denver WCT, also known as the 1975 United Bank Tennis Classic for sponsorship reasons, was a men's professional tennis tournament. It was held on indoor carpet courts in Denver, Colorado. It was the fourth edition of the tournament and was held from 14 April through 20 April 1975. The tournament was part of the 1975 World Championship Tennis circuit, and was part of the Blue group circuit. Jimmy Connors made his WCT debut and won the singles title and the accompanying $12,000 first prize.[3][4]

1975 Denver WCT
DateApril 14–20
Edition4th
CategoryWorld Championship Tennis (WCT)
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$60,000
SurfaceCarpet / indoor
LocationDenver, Colorado, U.S.
Champions
Singles
United States Jimmy Connors [1]
Doubles
Australia Roy Emerson / Australia Rod Laver [2]
← 1974 · Denver WCT · 1976 →

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Jimmy Connors defeated   Brian Gottfried 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Connor's 6th singles title of the year and the 38th of his career.

DoublesEdit

  Roy Emerson /   Rod Laver defeated   Bob Carmichael /   Allan Stone 6–2, 3–6, 7–5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1975 Denver WCT – Singles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  2. ^ "1975 Denver WCT – Doubles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  3. ^ "Connors Nets Prep For Big Challenge". The Pittsburgh Press. April 21, 1975.
  4. ^ "Connors takes Blue title". Lewiston Morning Tribune. April 21, 1975.

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