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The 1979 Cincinnati Open (also known as the 1979 ATP Championships for sponsorship reasons) was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio in the United States that was part of the 1979 Colgate-Palmolive Grand Prix. The tournament was held from August 20 through August 26, 1979.

1979 Cincinnati Open
DateAugust 20–26
Edition79th
CategoryGrand Prix Circuit
Draw64S / 32D
Prize money$200,000
SurfaceHard / outdoor
LocationMason, Ohio, U.S.
VenueLindner Family Tennis Center
Champions
Singles
United States Peter Fleming
Doubles
United States Brian Gottfried / Romania Ilie Năstase
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Contents

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Peter Fleming defeated   Roscoe Tanner 6–4, 6–2

DoublesEdit

  Brian Gottfried /   Ilie Năstase defeated   Bob Lutz /   Stan Smith 1–6, 6–3, 7–6

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