1978 Richmond WCT
The 1978 Richmond WCT, also known by its sponsored name United Virginia Bank Classic, was a men's tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts in Richmond, Virginia, United States. The event was part WCT Tour which was incorporated into the 1978 Colgate-Palmolive Grand Prix circuit. It was the eighth edition of the tournament and was held from January 30 through February 5, 1978. Second-seeded Vitas Gerulaitis won the singles title.
|1978 Richmond WCT|
|Date||January 30 – February 5|
|Category||Grand Prix (WCT)|
|Draw||32S / 16D|
|Surface||Carpet / Indoor|
|Location||Richmond, Virginia, U.S.|
|Vitas Gerulaitis |
|Bob Hewitt / Frew McMillan |
- It was Gerulaitis' 1st singles title of the year and the 9th of his career.