1979 WCT World Doubles

The 1979 WCT World Doubles, also known by its sponsored name Braniff Airways World Doubles Championship, was a men's tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at Olympia in London, England that was part of the 1979 Colgate-Palmolive Grand Prix.[1] It was the tour finals for the doubles season of the WCT Tour section. The tournament was held from January 3 through January 7, 1979.[1]

1979 WCT World Doubles
DateJanuary 3 – 7
Edition7th
CategoryGrand Prix (WCT)
Draw8D
Prize money$200,000
SurfaceCarpet (i)
LocationLondon, England
VenueOlympia
Champions
Doubles
United States Peter Fleming / United States John McEnroe
← 1978 · WCT World Doubles · 1980 →

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DoublesEdit

  Peter Fleming /   John McEnroe defeated   Ilie Năstase /   Sherwood Stewart 3–6, 6–2, 6–3, 6–1

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