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ATP Birmingham

ATP Birmingham
Defunct tennis tournament
Tour World Championship Tennis
Founded 1973
Abolished 1980
Location Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Surface Hard court / outdoor
Carpet / indoor

The ATP Birmingham was a men's tennis tournament played in Birmingham, Alabama, USA, from 1973 until 1980. The inaugural event was held on outdoor hard courts, and all the other editions were played on indoor carpet. The tournament was a part of the World Championship Tennis series in 1977 and 1978. Jimmy Connors won the singles title six times out of the eight times the tournament was held.

Contents

  • Results 1
    • Singles 1.1
    • Doubles 1.2
  • External links 2

Results

Singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1973 Sandy Mayer Charles Owens 6–4, 7–6
1974 Jimmy Connors Sandy Mayer 7–5, 6–3
1975 Jimmy Connors Billy Martin 6–4, 6–3
1976 Jimmy Connors Roscoe Tanner 6–4, 3–6, 6–1
1977 Jimmy Connors Bill Scanlon 6–3, 6–3
1978 Björn Borg Dick Stockton 7–6, 7–5
1979 Jimmy Connors Eddie Dibbs 6–2, 3–6, 7–5
1980 Jimmy Connors Eliot Teltscher 6–3, 6–2

Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1973 Pat Cramer
Jürgen Fassbender
Clark Graebner
Ion Ţiriac
6–4, 7–5
1974 Ian Fletcher
Sandy Mayer
Nicholas Kalogeropoulos
Iván Molina
4–6, 7–6, 6–1
1975 Jürgen Fassbender
Karl Meiler
Colin Dowdeswell
John Yuill
4–6, 6–3, 7–6
1976 Jimmy Connors
Erik van Dillen
Hank Pfister
Dennis Ralston
6–3, 6–2
1977 Wojtek Fibak
Tom Okker
Billy Martin
Bill Scanlon
6–3, 6–4
1978 Vitas Gerulaitis
Sandy Mayer
Frew McMillan
Dick Stockton
3–6, 6–1, 7–6
1979 Stan Smith
Dick Stockton
Ilie Năstase
Tom Okker
6–2, 6–3
1980 Wojtek Fibak
Tom Okker
José Luis Clerc
Ilie Năstase
6–3, 6–3

External links

  • ATP Vault
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