Avon Championships of Cincinnati

The Avon Championships of Cincinnati is a defunct WTA Tour affiliated women's tennis tournament played from 1980 to 1982. It was held in Cincinnati, Ohio in the United States and played on indoor carpet courts.[1][2][3][4]

Avon Championships of Cincinnati
Defunct tennis tournament
Event nameAvon Championships of Cincinnati
TourWTA Tour
Founded1980
Abolished1982
Editions3
SurfaceCarpet {i)

Past finalsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1980   Tracy Austin   Chris Evert 6–2, 6–1
1981   Martina Navratilova   Sylvia Hanika 6–2, 6–4
1982   Barbara Potter   Bettina Bunge 6–4, 7–6(7–3)

DoublesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1980   Laura DuPont
  Pam Shriver
  Mima Jaušovec
  Ann Kiyomura
6–3, 6–3
1981   Kathy Jordan
  Anne Smith
  Martina Navratilova
  Pam Shriver
1–6, 6–3, 6–3
1982   Sue Barker
  Ann Kiyomura
  Pam Shriver
  Anne Smith
6–2, 7–6(7–5)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John Dolan (2011). Women's Tennis 1968–84: the Ultimate Guide. Remous. pp. 355–356, 393–394, 427–429.
  2. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1981). Slazengers World of Tennis 1981 : The Official Yearbook of the International Tennis Federation. London: Queen Anne Press. pp. 181–182. ISBN 9780362020342.
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1982). Slazengers World of Tennis 1982 : The Official Yearbook of the International Tennis Federation (14th ed.). London: Queen Anne Press. pp. 187–188. ISBN 9780356085968.
  4. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1983). Slazengers World of Tennis 1983  : the official yearbook of the International Tennis Federation. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 171. ISBN 0356093832.

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