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1980 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Eighth-seeded Brian Teacher defeated Kim Warwick 7–5, 7–6, 6–2 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1980 Australian Open.

Men's Singles
1980 Australian Open
ChampionUnited States Brian Teacher
Runner-upAustralia Kim Warwick
Final score7–5, 7–6, 6–2
Details
Draw64
Seeds15
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
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Guillermo Vilas was the two-time defending champion, but lost in the semifinals to Kim Warwick.

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Brian Teacher is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Guillermo Vilas (Semifinals)
  2.   Ivan Lendl (Second Round)
  3.   José Luis Clerc (Second Round)
  4.   Vitas Gerulaitis (First Round)
  5.   Brian Gottfried (Third Round)
  6.   John Sadri (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Victor Amaya (Third Round)
  8.   Brian Teacher (Champion)
  9.   Yannick Noah (First Round)
  10.   Bill Scanlon (Quarterfinals)
  11.   Victor Pecci, Sr. (Second Round)
  12.   Paul McNamee (Quarterfinals)
  13.   Peter Fleming (First Round)
  14.   Kim Warwick (Final)
  15.   Peter McNamara (Semifinals)
  16.   Phil Dent (Third Round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • L = Loser
  • r. = retired

Final eightEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
1   Guillermo Vilas 7 6 2 4 6
6   John Sadri 5 4 6 6 3
1   Guillermo Vilas 7 4 2 6 4
14   Kim Warwick 6 6 6 2 6
10   Bill Scanlon 4 2 6 1
14   Kim Warwick 6 6 4 6
14   Kim Warwick 5 642
8   Brian Teacher 7 776
8   Brian Teacher 6 4 6 7
12   Paul McNamee 4 6 0 6
8   Brian Teacher 6 7 6 6
15   Peter McNamara 7 5 3 4
15   Peter McNamara 7 5 6 6 6
  Peter Rennert 6 7 2 7 3

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
1   G Vilas 7 6 6
  D Carter 6 3 4 1   G Vilas 3 6 6 7
  S Docherty 4 6 6 6 6   S Docherty 6 3 3 6
  R Simpson 6 3 7 4 4 1   G Vilas 6 6 6 6
  K Curren 6 6 6   K Curren 7 4 4 3
Q   C Fancutt 4 3 3   K Curren 6 6 6
11   V Pecci, Sr. 7 6 6 5 6 11   V Pecci, Sr. 4 2 3
  P Kronk 6 7 3 7 4 1   G Vilas 7 6 2 4 6
16   P Dent 6 6 2 7 7 6   J Sadri 5 4 6 6 3
  O Parun 7 4 6 6 6 16   P Dent 6 7 6 7
  S Glickstein 6 3 6 6   S Glickstein 7 6 3 6
Q   J Lapidus 0 6 3 1 16   P Dent 5 1 7 5
  J Smith 7 6 7 6 6   J Sadri 7 6 6 7
  T Graham 6 7 6 1   J Smith 6 6 1
6   J Sadri 6 6 6 6   J Sadri 7 1 6
Q   C Kachel 3 3 4

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
  B Drewett 2 6 1 6 6
4   V Gerulaitis 6 4 6 4 4   B Drewett 3 6 6 7
  S Mayer 6 3 7 4 6   S Mayer 6 3 3 6
  F Buehning 1 6 5 6 3   B Drewett 2 6 4 4
  S McCain 6 6 7 10   B Scanlon 6 4 6 6
  J James 4 4 5   S McCain 6 6 7 3 1
10   B Scanlon 6 3 6 6 10   B Scanlon 3 7 6 6 6
  G Whitecross 3 6 3 3 10   B Scanlon 4 2 6 1
14   K Warwick 6 6 6 14   K Warwick 6 6 4 6
  R Case 4 4 1 14   K Warwick 6 6 6 6 6
  J Fitzgerald 6 6 2 6   J Fitzgerald 7 4 7 2 4
  S Menon 2 4 6 2 14   K Warwick 6 6 6
  F Taygan 7 7 6 7   V Amaya 3 3 3
  G Hardie 6 6 1   F Taygan 3 6 5
7   V Amaya 3 6 7 6 7   V Amaya 6 7 7
  J Alexander 6 4 5 3

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
8   B Teacher 7 3 7 7
  T Mayotte 6 6 5 6 8   B Teacher 6 7 7
  U Marten 6 7 7   U Marten 2 6 6
  E Edwards 4 6 5 8   B Teacher 6 6 7
  C Dibley 3 6 7 6   J Austin 4 1 6
  H Pfister 6 3 6 4   C Dibley 2 6 6 4
  J Austin 6 6 6   J Austin 6 7 4 6
9   Y Noah 3 2 1 8   B Teacher 6 4 6 7
12   P McNamee 7 6 3 6 12   P McNamee 4 6 0 6
  C Lewis 6 3 6 2 12   P McNamee 6 7 6 6
Q   C Johnstone 6 1 7 6 Q   C Johnstone 2 5 7 2
  B Martin 4 6 5 2 12   P McNamee 6 6 6
  M Edmondson 7 7 6   M Edmondson 4 3 3
  A Pattison 6 6 3   M Edmondson 6 6 6
3   JL Clerc 6 6 3 6 3   JL Clerc 2 3 4
  T Gullikson 3 1 6 4

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
5   B Gottfried 7 4 6 6
  T Wilkison 5 6 0 2 5   B Gottfried 6 6 6
  S Ball 6 3 2 6 7   S Ball 1 4 4
  T Tulasne 0 6 6 0 5 5   B Gottfried 5 2 4
Q   M Estep 7 6 7 15   P McNamara 7 6 6
  T Rocavert 6 4 5 Q   M Estep 6 6 1 1
15   P McNamara 7 7 6 15   P McNamara 7 3 6 6
  P Feigl 5 6 0 15   P McNamara 7 5 6 6 6
  P Portes 3 6 6 7   P Rennert 6 7 2 7 3
13   P Fleming 6 3 3 6   P Portes 3 6 7 4 4
  P Rennert 1 6 7 6   P Rennert 6 3 6 6 6
  G Masters 6 4 6 4   P Rennert 4 7 7 6
  P Dupre 6 3 7 4 6   P Dupre 6 6 6 4
Q   J Trickey 2 6 6 6 4   P Dupre 7 6 3 2 7
2   I Lendl 6 6 6 2   I Lendl 5 3 6 6 6
  R Frawley 3 1 1

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