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Tokyo Indoor
Tokyo Indoor
Defunct tennis tournament
Event nameVaried
TourGrand Prix circuit (1978-1989)
ATP Tour (1990-1995)
Founded1966
Abolished1995
Editions23
LocationTokyo, Japan
VenueTokyo Municipal Gym
Yoyogi National Stadium
SurfaceCarpet

The Tokyo Indoor was a men's tennis tournament played in Tokyo, Japan on indoor carpet courts from 1966 to 1995.

History

The event was established in 1966 but had periods when it was not staged. It was played as part of the Grand Prix Tennis Tour from 1978 to 1989 and part of the Grand Prix Super Series, the precursors to the Masters 1000, from 1978 to 1988. It became part of the ATP Championship Series between 1990 and 1995. The tournament was held at the Tokyo Municipal Gym in 1978 and 1979 and was thereafter played at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium. It was played on indoor carpet courts. The tournament was known for offering more prize money than most others.

Sponsorship names

The tournament was also known by its sponsorship names such as the Seiko World Super Tennis [1] and Seiko Super Tennis.[2][3]

Past finals

Singles

Year Tournament name Champions Runners-up Score
1966 Tokyo Indoor Japan Ishiguru Osama [4] Japan Keishioro Yanagi 4-6, 6-4, 6-0
1967-68 Not held
1969 Tokyo Indoor Australia John Bartlett [5] Japan Ichizo Konishi 6-3, 6-3
1970 Tokyo Indoor Japan Tashiro Sakai [6] Australia Ian Fletcher 6-2, 6-3
1971 Tokyo Indoor Australia Ian Fletcher [7] Japan Takeshi Koura 7-5, 6-4
1972-77 Not held
1978 Seiko World Super Tennis Sweden Björn Borg [8] United States Brian Teacher 6-3, 6-4
1979 Seiko World Super Tennis Sweden Björn Borg [9] United States Jimmy Connors 6-2, 6-2
1980 Seiko World Super Tennis United States Jimmy Connors [10] United States Tom Gullikson 6-1, 6-2
1981 Seiko World Super Tennis United States Vincent Van Patten [11] Australia Mark Edmondson 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
1982 Seiko World Super Tennis United States John McEnroe [12] Australia Peter McNamara 7-6, 7-5
1983 Seiko World Super Tennis Czech Republic Ivan Lendl [13] United States Scott Davis 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
1984 Seiko Super Tennis United States Jimmy Connors [14] Czech Republic Ivan Lendl 6-4, 3-6, 6-0
1985 Seiko Super Tennis Czech Republic Ivan Lendl [15] Sweden Mats Wilander 6-0, 6-4
1986 Seiko Super Tennis Germany Boris Becker [16] Sweden Stefan Edberg 7-6, 6-1
1987 Seiko Super Tennis Sweden Stefan Edberg [17] Czech Republic Ivan Lendl 6-7, 6-4, 6-4
1988 Seiko Super Tennis Germany Boris Becker [18] Australia John Fitzgerald 7-6, 6-4
1989 Seiko Super Tennis United States Aaron Krickstein [19] Germany Carl-Uwe Steeb 6-2, 6-2
1990 Seiko Super Tennis Czech Republic Ivan Lendl [20] Germany Boris Becker 4-6, 6-3, 7-6
1991 Seiko Super Tennis Sweden Stefan Edberg [21] United States Derrick Rostagno 6-3, 1-6, 6-2
1992 Seiko Super Tennis United States Ivan Lendl [22] Sweden Henrik Holm 7-6, 6-4
1993 Seiko Super Tennis United States Ivan Lendl [23] United States Todd Martin 6-4, 6-4
1994 Seiko Super Tennis Croatia Goran Ivani?evi? [24] United States Michael Chang 6-4, 6-4
1995 Seiko Super Tennis United States Michael Chang [25] Australia Mark Philippoussis 6-3, 6-4
1996 license sold to Singapore Open

Doubles

Records

Singles

Included: [26]

Doubles

References

  1. ^ Press, Salem (2009). Great Athletes. Salem Press. p. 247. ISBN 9781587654800.
  2. ^ International, Rotary (1990). The Rotarian. Rotary International. p. 30.
  3. ^ "TENNIS". Washington Post. 28 October 1984. Retrieved 2017.
  4. ^ "Tokyo Indoor: Tournament Roll of honour". thetennisbase.com. Tennismem SL.
  5. ^ "Tokyo Indoor: Tournament Roll of honour". thetennisbase.com. Tennismem SL.
  6. ^ "Tokyo Indoor: Tournament Roll of honour". thetennisbase.com. Tennismem SL.
  7. ^ "Tokyo Indoor: Tournament Roll of honour". thetennisbase.com. Tennismem SL.
  8. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1978". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  9. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1979". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  10. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1980". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  11. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1981". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  12. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1982". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  13. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1983". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  14. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1984". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  15. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1985". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  16. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1986". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  17. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1987". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  18. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1988". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  19. ^ "Grand Prix Tour results 1989". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  20. ^ "ATP Tour results 1990". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  21. ^ "ATP Tour results 1991". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  22. ^ "ATP Tour results 1992". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  23. ^ "ATP Tour results 1993". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  24. ^ "ATP Tour results 1994". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  25. ^ "ATP Tour results 1995". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  26. ^ Garcia, Gabriel. "Tokyo Indoor: Tournament Records". thetennisbase.com. Madrid: Tennismem SL. Retrieved 2017.

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