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The Tennis South Invitational, also known as the Mississippi Indoors, was a men's tennis tournament played in Jackson, Mississippi. The event was played as part of the USLTA Indoor Circuit in 1974 and became a World Championship Tennis event in 1976. In its final year, 1977, it was part of the Grand Prix tennis circuit. The tournament was played on indoor carpet courts.

Tennis South Invitational
Defunct tennis tournament
TourUSLTA Indoor Circuit (1974)
WCT (1976)
Grand Prix (1977)
Founded1973
Abolished1977
Editions5
LocationJackson, Mississippi, U.S.
SurfaceCarpet / indoor

Contents

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1973   Eddie Dibbs   Frew McMillan 5–7, 6–1, 7–5
1974   Sandy Mayer   Karl Meiler 7–6, 7–5
1975   Ken Rosewall   Earl Butch Buchholz 7–5, 4–6, 7–6
1976   Ken Rosewall   Raúl Ramírez 6–3, 6–3
1977   Brian Teacher   Bill Scanlon 6–3, 6–3

DoublesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1973   Zan Guerry
  Frew McMillan
  Jaime Pinto-Bravo
  Tito Vázquez
6–2, 6–4
1974   Fred McNair
  Grover Raz Reid
  Byron Bertram
  John Feaver
3–6, 6–3, 6–3
1975 Not held
1976   Brian Gottfried
  Raúl Ramírez
  Ross Case
  Geoff Masters
7–5, 4–6, 6–0
1977   Bob Hewitt
  Frew McMillan
  Phil Dent
  Ken Rosewall
6–2, 7–6

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