1977 Wimbledon Championships – Men's doubles

Brian Gottfried and Raúl Ramírez were the defending champions, but lost in the first round to Jim Delaney and Sashi Menon.

Men's doubles
1977 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsAustralia Ross Case
Australia Geoff Masters
Runners-upAustralia John Alexander
Australia Phil Dent
Final score6–3, 6–4, 3–6, 8–9, 6–4
Details
Draw64 (5 Q )
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
← 1976 · Wimbledon Championships · 1978 →

Ross Case and Geoff Masters defeated John Alexander and Phil Dent in the final, 6–3, 6–4, 3–6, 8–9, 6–4 to win the gentlemen's doubles title at the 1977 Wimbledon Championships.[1] This was Ross and Masters' second Men's Doubles Grand Slam title (after the 1974 Australian Open), and also their last.

SeedsEdit

01.     Brian Gottfried /   Raúl Ramírez (first round)
02.     Bob Hewitt /   Frew McMillan (quarterfinals)
03.     Bob Lutz /   Stan Smith (third round)
04.     Fred McNair /   Sherwood Stewart (second round)
05.     Wojciech Fibak /   Dick Stockton (quarterfinals)
06.     Marty Riessen /   Roscoe Tanner (quarterfinals)
07.     Ross Case /   Geoff Masters (champions)
08.     Charlie Pasarell /   Erik van Dillen (first round)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
  Bob Carmichael
  Brian Teacher
6 6 9
5   Wojciech Fibak
  Dick Stockton
4 4 7
  Bob Carmichael
  Brian Teacher
9 1 7 6 4
  John Alexander
  Phil Dent
8 6 9 3 6
  John Alexander
  Phil Dent
6 6 6
  Syd Ball
  Kim Warwick
4 4 2
  John Alexander
  Phil Dent
3 4 6 9 4
7   Ross Case
  Geoff Masters
6 6 3 8 6
6   Marty Riessen
  Roscoe Tanner
6 8 9 6 2
  Mark Cox
  Cliff Drysdale
8 9 7 4 6
  Mark Cox
  Cliff Drysdale
1 4 1
7   Ross Case
  Geoff Masters
6 6 6
7   Ross Case
  Geoff Masters
6 9 5 7 8
2   Bob Hewitt
  Frew McMillan
2 8 7 9 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
1   B Gottfried
  R Ramírez
6 5 8 2 3
  J Delaney
  S Menon
3 7 6 6 6   J Delaney
  S Menon
7 8 3
  V Amaya
  J Hagey
6 6 9   V Amaya
  J Hagey
9 9 6
LL   M Appleton
  J Dier
3 4 7   V Amaya
  J Hagey
9 5 4 4
  R Crealy
  J Kodeš
9 8 9 8 6   R Carmichael
  B Teacher
7 7 6 6
  V Gerulaitis
  A Mayer
8 9 7 9 3   R Crealy
  J Kodeš
6 3 4 5
  R Fisher
  J McManus
1 2 4   R Carmichael
  B Teacher
2 6 6 7
  R Carmichael
  B Teacher
6 6 6   R Carmichael
  B Teacher
6 6 9
  R Bohrnstedt
  M Machette
6 6 6 5   W Fibak
  R Stockton
4 4 7
LL   H Bunis
  G Seewagen
3 4 3   R Bohrnstedt
  M Machette
1 6 9 6
Q   D Collings
  G Hutchinson
7 8 4 5   An Amritraj
  V Amritraj
6 3 8 3
  An Amritraj
  V Amritraj
5 9 6 7   R Bohrnstedt
  M Machette
2 6 6 4
Q   R Keighery
  W Maher
5 2 4 5   W Fibak
  R Stockton
6 8 3 6
Q   JL Clerc
  R Ycaza
7 6 6 Q   JL Clerc
  R Ycaza
6 6 3 4 3
  J Andrew
  R Benavides
2 1 2 5   W Fibak
  R Stockton
2 2 6 6 6
5   W Fibak
  R Stockton
6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
3   R Lutz
  S Smith
2 7 6 6
  Ti Gullikson
  To Gullikson
6 5 3 3 3   R Lutz
  S Smith
6 6 8 6
  P Fleming
  E Mayer
6 8 3 2 Q   S Carnahan
  M Wayman
4 4 9 0
Q   S Carnahan
  M Wayman
4 9 6 6 3   R Lutz
  S Smith
6 4 6 3
  J Alexander
  P Dent
6 6 6   J Alexander
  P Dent
3 6 8 6
  C Mukerjea
  B Nunna
3 0 2   J Alexander
  P Dent
4 4 6 6 6
  R Ruffels
  A Stone
7 6 6   R Ruffels
  A Stone
6 6 3 4 4
  W Prinsloo
  D Schneider
5 4 0   J Alexander
  P Dent
6 6 6
  C Bradnam
  A Jarrett
6 4 9 2   S Ball
  K Warwick
4 4 2
  H Gildemeister
  B Prajoux
8 6 7 6   H Gildemeister
  B Prajoux
7 8 8
  C Dibley
  M Estep
9 6 6   C Dibley
  M Estep
9 9 9
  T Gorman
  D Ralston
8 3 4   C Dibley
  M Estep
2 4 6 3
LL   As Amritraj
  A Gardiner
2 7 6 1   S Ball
  K Warwick
6 6 4 6
  P Kronk
  C Letcher
6 9 3 6   P Kronk
  C Letcher
4 6 4 3
  S Ball
  K Warwick
6 6 6   S Ball
  K Warwick
6 3 6 6
8   C Pasarell
  E van Dillen
3 3 4

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
6   M Riessen
  R Tanner
3 6 8 6 6
  R Laver
  J Newcombe
6 0 9 2 2 6   M Riessen
  R Tanner
9 6 6
  R Beven
  N Sears
0 6 3 LL   E Ewert
  J Trickey
8 4 4
LL   E Ewert
  J Trickey
6 8 6 6   M Riessen
  R Tanner
6 6 4 6 6
  I El Shafei
  B Fairlie
6 6 6   I El Shafei
  B Fairlie
3 8 6 4 3
Q   R Frawley
  G Thomson
4 4 4   I El Shafei
  B Fairlie
6 6 9
  H Pfister
  K Walts
7 6 6   H Pfister
  K Walts
4 4 8
  C Kaskow
  A Lloyd
5 4 3 6   M Riessen
  R Tanner
6 8 9 6 2
  G Moretton
  Y Noah
7 3 8 3   M Cox
  C Drysdale
8 9 7 4 6
  M Cox
  C Drysdale
5 6 9 6   M Cox
  C Drysdale
8 9 6
  C Dowdeswell
  C Kachel
6 6 6   C Dowdeswell
  C Kachel
6 8 4
  E Friedler
  J Karzen
3 2 1   M Cox
  C Drysdale
6 6 6
LL   P Campbell
  J Holladay
6 6 9 LL   P Campbell
  J Holladay
2 4 2
  C Lewis
  R Simpson
3 4 8 LL   P Campbell
  J Holladay
6 2 3 6 6
LL   P Langsford
  L Palin
6 6 3 6 6 4   F McNair
  S Stewart
4 6 6 3 4
4   F McNair
  S Stewart
8 1 6 2 8

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
7   R Case
  G Masters
6 6 6
  Á Fillol
  J Fillol
3 4 4 7   R Case
  G Masters
7 6 6 8 6
  E Montaño
  J Yuill
2 4 4   B Bertram
  B Mitton
5 4 8 9 2
  B Bertram
  B Mitton
6 6 6 7   R Case
  G Masters
4 9 6 4 9
  M Edmondson
  J Marks
6 6 6   W Martin
  O Parun
6 7 3 6 7
  JE Mandarino
  M Vázquez
2 1 2   M Edmondson
  J Marks
6 3 6 6 15
  W Martin
  O Parun
7 6 6 6   W Martin
  O Parun
3 6 3 8 17
  J Feaver
  R Taylor
9 2 4 2 7   R Case
  G Masters
6 9 5 7 8
  W Bowrey
  N Fraser
3 6 4 2 2   R Hewitt
  F McMillan
2 8 7 9 6
  R Drysdale
  R Lewis
6 3 6 6   R Drysdale
  R Lewis
6 3 4 7
  J Borowiak
  A Pattison
6 7 6   J Borowiak
  A Pattison
3 6 6 9
LL   U Marten
  R Probst
3 5 4   J Borowiak
  A Pattison
4 4 4
  Á Betancur
  D Joubert
1 3 2 2   R Hewitt
  F McMillan
6 6 6
  D Lloyd
  J Lloyd
6 6 6   D Lloyd
  J Lloyd
3 2 4
  R Moore
  W Scanlon
5 1 4 2   R Hewitt
  F McMillan
6 6 6
2   R Hewitt
  F McMillan
7 6 6

ReferencesEdit

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

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