1977 French Open
The 1977 French Open was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 23 May until 5 June. It was the 81st staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1977.
|1977 French Open|
|Date||23 May – 5 June|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Surface||Clay / outdoor|
|Location||Paris (XVIe), France|
|Venue||Stade Roland Garros|
|Guillermo Vilas |
|Mima Jaušovec |
|Brian Gottfried / Raúl Ramírez |
|Regina Maršíková / Pam Teeguarden |
|Mary Carillo / John McEnroe |
- It was Vilas's 1st career Grand Slam title.
- It was Jaušovec's 1st (and only) career Grand Slam title.
- Jaušovec became the first player (male or female) from Yugoslavia to win the French Open singles crown.
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