1973 New Zealand Open

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1973 New Zealand Open
Date 8–14 January
Edition 6th
Category Independent
Draw 32S / 16D
Surface Grass /outdoor
Location Auckland, New Zealand
Champions
Men's Singles
New Zealand Onny Parun [1]
Women's Singles
Australia Evonne Goolagong
Men's Doubles
Australia Brian Fairlie / Australia Allan Stone
Women's Doubles
Australia Evonne Goolagong / Australia Janet Young
Mixed Doubles
Australia Evonne Goolagong / Australia Ross Case
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The 1973 New Zealand Open, also known as Benson and Hedges Open for sponsorship reasons, was a combined men's and women's professional tennis tournament held in Auckland, New Zealand. It was an independent event, i.e. not part of the 1973 Grand Prix or 1973 World Championship Tennis circuit. The tournament was played on outdoor grass courts and was held from 8 to 14 January 1973. Onny Parun and Evonne Goolagong won the singles titles.[2][3]

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

New Zealand Onny Parun defeated France Patrick Proisy 4–6, 6–7, 6–2, 6–0, 7–6

Women's Singles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong defeated Australia Marilyn Pryde 6–0, 6–1

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia Brian Fairlie / Australia Allan Stone

Women's Doubles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong / Australia Janet Young defeated Australia Pat Coleman / Australia Marilyn Tesch 6–1, 6–3

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Australia Evonne Goolagong / Australia Ross Case defeated Australia Janet Young / Australia Dick Crealy 6–1, 6–3

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