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The Miami Open is a defunct tennis tournament that was played on the World Championship Tennis circuit from 1968–1974 and the Grand Prix tennis circuit from 1977–1978. The event was played on outdoor AstroTurf courts in 1968,[1] on outdoor hard courts from 1971–1974, outdoor clay courts in 1977, and indoor carpet courts in 1978. The event was held in Miami, Florida.

Miami Open
Defunct tennis tournament
TourGrand Prix circuit
Founded1968
Abolished1978
Editions7
LocationMiami, USA
SurfaceHard / outdoor
Clay / outdoor
Carpet / indoor

Past finalsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1968 [2]   Butch Buchholz   Tony Roche 31–22, 31–26 [3]
1969–70 Not held
1971   Cliff Drysdale   Rod Laver 6–2, 6–4, 3–6, 6–4
1972   Ken Rosewall   Cliff Drysdale 3–6, 6–2, 6–4
1973   Rod Laver   Dick Stockton 7–6, 6–3, 7–5
1974   Cliff Drysdale   Tom Gorman 6–4, 7–5
1975–76 Not held
1977   Eddie Dibbs   Raúl Ramírez 6–0, 6–3
1978   Ilie Năstase   Tom Gullikson 6–3, 7–5

DoublesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1971   John Newcombe
  Tony Roche
  Roy Emerson
  Rod Laver
7–6, 7–6
1972   Tom Okker
  Marty Riessen
  Roy Emerson
  Rod Laver
7–5, 6–4
1973   Roy Emerson
  Rod Laver
  Terry Addison
  Colin Dibley
6–4, 6–4
1974   John Alexander
  Phil Dent
  Tom Okker
  Marty Riessen
4–6, 6–4, 7–5
1975–76 Not held
1977   Brian Gottfried
  Raúl Ramírez
  Paul Kronk
  Cliff Letcher
7–5, 6–4
1978   Tom Gullikson
  Gene Mayer
  Bob Carmichael
  Brian Teacher
7–6, 6–3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Cup Tennis to get overhaul". The Miami News. 12 February 1968. pp. 4C.
  2. ^ "WCT Miami: Tournament Roll of honour". thetennisbase.com. The Tennis Base. Retrieved 9 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Buchholz over Roche". South Bend Tribune. 12 February 1968. p. 16.

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