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WTA New Jersey
WTA New Jersey
Defunct tennis tournament
Event nameBergen County Classic (1978)
Volvo Cup (1979-82)
Virginia Slims of New Jersey (1983)
United Jersey Bank Classic (1984-89)
TourWTA Tour
LocationMahwah, New Jersey, USA

The WTA New Jersey is a defunct WTA Tour affiliated tennis tournament played from 1978 to 1989. It was held in Mahwah, New Jersey in the United States and played on outdoor hard courts.

Steffi Graf was the most successful player at the tournament, winning the singles competition three times and the doubles competition in 1989 partnering American Pam Shriver.

Past finals


Year Champions Runners-up Score
1978 United Kingdom Virginia Wade Australia Kerry Reid 1-6, 6-1, 6-4
1979 United States Chris Evert United States Tracy Austin 6-7(2-7), 6-4, 6-1
1980 Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková United States Andrea Jaeger 6-7(0-7), 6-2, 6-2
1981 Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková United States Pam Casale 6-2, 6-2
1982 United States Leigh-Anne Thompson West Germany Bettina Bunge 7-6(7-4), 6-3
1983 United Kingdom Jo Durie Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková 2-6, 7-5, 6-4
1984 United States Martina Navratilova United States Pam Shriver 6-4, 4-6, 7-5
1985 United States Kathy Rinaldi West Germany Steffi Graf 6-4, 3-6, 6-4
1986 West Germany Steffi Graf United States Molly Van Nostrand 7-5, 6-1
1987 Bulgaria Manuela Maleeva-Fragnière West Germany Sylvia Hanika 1-6, 6-4, 6-1
1988 West Germany Steffi Graf France Nathalie Tauziat 6-0, 6-1
1989 West Germany Steffi Graf Hungary Andrea Temesvári 7-5, 6-2



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