The 1986 European Open was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts in Lugano, Switzerland that was part of the 1986 Virginia Slims World Championship Series. It was the 10th edition of the tournament and was held from 19 May until 25 May 1986. Third-seeded Raffaella Reggi won the singles title.[1]

1986 European Open
Date19–25 May
Draw56S / 32D
Prize money$100,000
SurfaceClay / outdoor
LocationLugano, Switzerland
Italy Raffaella Reggi
United States Elise Burgin
United States Betsy Nagelsen
← 1985 · WTA Swiss Open · 1987 →

Finals Edit

Singles Edit

  Raffaella Reggi defeated   Manuela Maleeva 5–7, 6–3, 7–6(8–6)

  • It was Reggi's 1st singles title of the year and the 2nd of her career.

Doubles Edit

  Elise Burgin /   Betsy Nagelsen defeated   Jenny Byrne /   Janine Thompson 6–2, 6–3

References Edit

  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1987). The International Tennis Federation : World of Tennis 1987. London: Willow Books. ISBN 9780002182522.

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