1982 Avon Championships of Dallas

The 1982 Avon Championships of Dallas was a women's tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at the Moody Coliseum in Dallas, Texas in the United States that was part of the 1982 Virginia Slims World Championship Series. It was the 11th edition of the tournament and was held from March 8 through March 14, 1982.[1] First-seeded Martina Navratilova won the singles title and earned $35,000 first-prize money.[2]

1982 Avon Championships of Dallas
DateMarch 8–14
Edition11th
CategoryVirginia Slims circuit
Draw65S / 16D
Prize money$175,000
SurfaceCarpet (Sporteze) / indoor
LocationDallas, Texas, U.S.
VenueMoody Coliseum
Champions
Singles
United States Martina Navratilova
Doubles
United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver
← 1981 · Virginia Slims of Dallas · 1983 →

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Martina Navratilova defeated   Mima Jaušovec 6–3, 6–2

  • It was Navratilova's 5th singles title of the year and the 60th of her career.

DoublesEdit

  Martina Navratilova /   Pam Shriver defeated   Billie Jean King /   Ilana Kloss 6–4, 6–4

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F 3rd 4th QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Prel. round
Singles [1] $35,000 $17,000 $9,100 $8,700 $4,250 $2,300 $1,200 $650 $500

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b John Dolan (2011). Women's Tennis 1968–84: the Ultimate Guide. Remous. pp. 427, 432–433.
  2. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1983). Slazengers World of Tennis 1983  : the official yearbook of the International Tennis Federation. London: Queen Anne Press. pp. 171, 173. ISBN 0356093832.

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