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1975 Eastbourne Championships

The 1975 Eastbourne Championships was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor grass courts at Devonshire Park in Eastbourne in England. The event was part of the Women's International Grand Prix circuit of the 1975 WTA Tour. It was the second edition of the tournament and was held from 16 June through 21 June 1975.[1] Fifth-seeded Virginia Wade won the singles title and earned £1,750 ($4,025) first-prize money.[1][2][3]

1975 Eastbourne Championships
Date16–21 June
Edition2nd
CategoryWomen's International Grand Prix
Draw64S / 32D
Prize money£10,000 ($23,000)
SurfaceGrass / outdoor
LocationEastbourne, U.K.
VenueDevonshire Park
Attendance11,908
Champions
Singles
United Kingdom Virginia Wade
Doubles
United States Julie Anthony / Soviet Union Olga Morozova
← 1974 · Eastbourne International · 1976 →

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Virginia Wade defeated   Billie Jean King 7–5, 4–6, 6–3

DoublesEdit

  Julie Anthony /   Olga Morozova defeated   Evonne Goolagong /   Peggy Michel 6–2, 6–4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b John Dolan (2011). Women's Tennis 1968–84: the Ultimate Guide. Remous. pp. 205, 214–215.
  2. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1976). World of Tennis '76 : a BP and Commercial Union yearbook. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 308. ISBN 9780362002768. OCLC 650229036.
  3. ^ "Centre court classics". Eastbourne Herald. 10 June 2011.

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