WTA Argentine Open

The WTA Argentine Open is a defunct WTA-affiliated tennis tournament played from 1986 to 1987. It was held at the Buenos Aires Lawn Tennis Club in Buenos Aires in Argentina and played on outdoor clay courts.

WTA Argentine Open
Defunct tennis tournament
Event nameWTA Argentine Open (1986–87)
TourWTA Tour (1986–87)
Founded1986
Abolished1987
SurfaceClay

ResultsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1929   Agnes Turnbull   Maria Turnbull 5–7, 7–5, 6–2
1930   Lili de Alvarez   Phoebe Holcroft Watson 6–2, 6–2
1931   Cilly Aussem   Irmgard Rost 6–1, 6–4
1933   Maria Elena de Moss   Monica Ricketts 6–3, 6–8, 6–3
1934   Leonilda Giusti   L. Duffy 6–2, 6–1
1935   Monica Ricketts   Ana de Madrid 6–0, 6–3
1936   Leonilda Giusti   Ana de Madrid 6–2, 7–5
1937   Maria Elena de Moss   Denise Rutherford 6–2, 4–6, 6–3
1938   Denise Rutherford   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa 6–4, 2–6, 6–3
1939   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa   Mary Terán de Weiss 4–6, 7–5, 4–0 ret.
1940   Dorothy Bundy Cheney   Sarah Palfrey Cooke 6–1, 4–6, 6–3
1941   Dorothy Bundy Cheney   Sarah Palfrey Cooke 3–6, 9–7, 7–5
1942   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa   Mary Terán de Weiss 6–3, 6–0
1943   Mary Terán de Weiss   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa 6–3, 6–2
1944   Mary Terán de Weiss   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa 6–0, 4–6, 6–2
1945   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa   Mary Terán de Weiss 7–9, 9–7, 6–0
1946   Margaret Osborne   Louise Brough 5–7, 6–4, 6–4
1948   Mary Terán de Weiss   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa 6–2, 3–6, 6–2
1949   Barbara Scofield   Nancy Chaffee 6–3, 6–2
1950   Felisa Piédrola de Zappa   Elena Lehmann 6–4, 3–6, 6–3
1952   Susan Partridge   Nelly Adamson 6–3, 2–6, 6–4
1953   Edda Buding   Julia Borzone 7–5, 6–3
1954   Silvana Lazzarino   Edda Buding 8–6, 6–2
1955   Edda Buding   Nora Somoza 6–2, 6–2
1956   June Hanson   Viola Livetti 6–1, 6–3
1957   June Hanson   Nora de Somoza 6–1, 6–1
1959   Nora Somoza   Norma Baylon 6–3, 5–7, divided
1960   Nora Somoza   Mabel Bove 7–5, 6–4
1961   Yola Ramírez   Darlene Hard 6–1, 6–2
1962   Norma Baylon   Věra Suková 5–7, 6–4, 6–3
1964   Nancy Richey   Maria Bueno 4–6, 6–2, 6–4
1965   Lesley Turner   Margaret Court 6–3, 6–3
1966   Norma Baylon   Nancy Richey 6–3, 7–9, 6–4
1967   Billie Jean King   Rosemary Casals 6–3, 3–6, 6–2
1968   Ann Jones   Nancy Richey walkover
1969   Beatriz Araujo   Elvira Weisenberger
1970   Beatriz Araujo   Françoise Dürr 6–4, 6–3
1971   Olga Morozova   Anna-Maria Nasuelli 6–3, 6–4
1972   Virginia Wade   Fiorella Bonicelli 6–4, 6–1
1974   Raquel Giscafre   Beatriz Araujo 7–5, 1–6, 6–2
1975   Fiorella Bonicelli   Beatriz Araujo 6–3, 6–6
1977   Renée Richards   Ivanna Madruga
1978   Caroline Stoll   Emilse Raponi 6–3, 6–2
1979   Adriana Villagrán   Claudia Casabianca
1986   Gabriela Sabatini   Arantxa Sánchez 6–1, 6–1
1987   Gabriela Sabatini   Isabel Cueto 6–0, 6–2

DoublesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1930   Phoebe Holcroft Watson
  Ermyntrude Harvey
  Lilí de Álvarez
Miss Anderson
6–3, 3–6, 6–2
1968   Rosemary Casals
  Ann Jones
  Julie Heldman
  Mabel Vrancovich
6–1, 6–2
1971   Olga Morozova
  Betty Stöve
  Beatriz Araujo
  Ines Roget
7–5, 6–1
1972   Helga Masthoff
  Pam Teeguarden
  Ana María Arias
  Virginia Wade
7–5, 6–2
1974   Katja Ebbinghaus
  Helga Masthoff
  Beatriz Araujo
  Raquel Giscafre
6–0, 6–1
1978   Françoise Dürr
  Valerie Ziegenfuss
  Laura duPont
  Regina Maršíková
1–6, 6–4, 6–3
1986   Lori McNeil
  Mercedes Paz
  Manon Bollegraf
  Nicole Jagerman
6–1, 2–6, 6–1
1987   Mercedes Paz
  Gabriela Sabatini
  Jill Hetherington
  Christiane Jolissaint
6–2, 6–2

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