1971 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

1971 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

Men's Singles
1971 Wimbledon Championships
Champion John Newcombe
Runner-up Stan Smith
Final score 6–3, 5–7, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4

John Newcombe defeated Stan Smith 6–3, 5–7, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4 in the final to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1971 Wimbledon Championships, England. It was Necombes third, and final, Wimbledon singles title, and his eighth grand slam singles title overall.

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Draw 2
    • Key 2.1
    • Final Eight 2.2
    • Section 1 2.3
    • Section 2 2.4
    • Section 3 2.5
    • Section 4 2.6
    • Section 5 2.7
    • Section 6 2.8
    • Section 7 2.9
    • Section 8 2.10
  • External links 3

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. John Newcombe is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Rod Laver (Quarterfinalist)
  2. John Newcombe (Champion)
  3. Ken Rosewall (Semifinalist)
  4. Stan Smith (Finalist)
  5. Arthur Ashe (Third round)
  6. Cliff Richey (Quarterfinalist)
  7. Ilie Năstase (Second round)
  8. Cliff Drysdale (First round)

Draw

Key

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Final Eight

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1   Rod Laver 7 6 3      
  Tom Gorman 9 8 6      
    Tom Gorman 3 6 2      
  4   Stan Smith 6 8 6      
4   Stan Smith 8 6 6    
    Onny Parun 6 3 4      
    4   Stan Smith 3 7 6 4 4
  2   John Newcombe 6 5 2 6 6
  6   Cliff Richey 8 7 4 7 5  
3   Ken Rosewall 6 5 6 9 7  
3   Ken Rosewall 1 1 3    
  2   John Newcombe 6 6 6      
  Colin Dibley 1 2 3    
  2   John Newcombe 6 6 6      

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 Laver 6 6 6
LL Howe 2 0 1 1 Laver 6 6 6 7
Moore 6 3 8 6 9 Moore 8 3 2 5
Stone 1 6 9 4 7 1 Laver 9 6 7
Graebner 6 6 6 Graebner 8 2 5
McDonald 4 2 2 Graebner 6 6 6
Gulyás 2 4 8 2 Franulović 3 1 1
Franulović 6 6 6 6 1 Laver 7 6 2 7
Okker 6 6 6 Okker 5 1 6 5
Kodeš 3 3 3 Okker 8 6 6 6
Scott 6 6 3 0 3 Ruffels 9 4 3 4
Ruffels 4 4 6 6 6 Okker 3 6 6 8
Pilić 6 9 5 6 Pilić 6 3 4 6
Ryan 3 8 7 4 Pilić 6 6 3 4 6
Q Cramer 9 9 3 2 7 Kalogeropoulos 2 2 6 6 1
Kalogeropoulos 8 8 6 6 9

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8 Drysdale 6 8 3 4 5
Gorman 2 6 6 6 7 Gorman 2 6 6 6
Q Di Matteo 6 6 8 Q Di Matteo 6 2 2 1
Curtis 3 4 6 Gorman 6 6 7
Ţiriac 9 6 6 Ţiriac 4 3 5
Q Amritraj 8 3 1 Ţiriac 6 6 7 8
Fairlie 8 9 6 Fairlie 3 3 9 6
Barth 6 8 4 Gorman 6 8 6
Ulrich 1 6 4 6 6 Case 3 6 4
Koudelka 6 1 6 4 4 Ulrich 3 6 7 3 1
Case 6 7 7 Case 6 2 5 6 6
Q Simpson 4 5 5 Case 6 6 6
Schroder 1 3 6 4 Irvine 3 4 3
Irvine 6 6 3 6 Irvine 6 8 6
Q N'Godrella 3 8 7 Addison 2 6 4
Addison 6 9 9

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4 Smith 6 6 6
Leclercq 2 4 3 4 Smith 6 6 6
Gimeno 3 6 4 4 Paish 1 4 4
Paish 6 1 6 6 4 Smith 6 6 7
Fassbender 4 4 9 9 5 Pattison 3 4 5
Bengtson 6 6 7 7 7 Bengtson 6 6 4 7 3
Pattison 6 6 6 Pattison 4 4 6 9 6
Kuki 2 1 0 4 Smith 2 6 6 9
Lutz 8 8 4 6 12 Emerson 6 1 3 7
Froehling 6 9 6 2 10 Lutz 6 6 6
Marmureanu 2 1 2 Clifton 3 1 4
Clifton 6 6 6 Lutz 9 3 8 8
Q Doerner 6 6 3 6 Emerson 8 6 9 9
Yanagi 2 2 6 0 Q Doerner 6 2 6 1
Emerson 6 6 6 Emerson 4 6 8 6
Holeček 4 4 4

Section 4

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5 Ashe 3 6 6 7
Van Dillen 6 3 4 5 5 Ashe 6 6 6
Elschenbroich 6 5 3 1 Proisy 4 4 4
Proisy 3 7 6 6 5 Ashe 1 8 9 4
Alexander 6 6 6 Riessen 6 9 8 6
Bowrey 0 2 2 Alexander 8 2 3
Riessen 9 6 8 Riessen 9 6 6
McManus 8 4 6 Riessen 8 3 6 3
Gonzales 6 6 6 4 6 Parun 9 6 3 6
Orantes 3 4 8 6 2 Gonzales 5 9 6 3 4
Barthes 6 8 6 9 Barthes 7 8 3 6 6
Q Meiler 4 9 3 7 Barthes 2 6 7 1
Parun 6 2 6 6 Parun 6 4 9 6
Rouyer 2 6 2 3 Parun 6 6 6
Q Plötz 6 6 7 Q Plötz 0 2 2
Pala 1 4 5

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Contet 4 6 3 6 3
Maud 6 4 6 2 6 Maud 4 7 4 6 4
Kukal 6 3 2 1 Sedgman 6 5 6 2 6
Sedgman 3 6 6 6 Sedgman 2 6 3 4
Jauffret 6 6 3 4 2 Borowiak 6 4 6 6
Borowiak 4 2 6 6 6 Borowiak 6 9 8
Phillips-Moore 6 8 8 Phillips-Moore 2 7 6
Matthews 3 6 6 Borowiak 4 6 4 4
Roche 7 6 6 8 6 Richey 6 4 6 6
Pasarell 9 4 8 9 Pasarell 3 3 6 3
Panatta 6 3 6 6 Panatta 6 6 3 6
Q Seewagen 3 6 3 4 Panatta 2 2 4
Lara 1 3 4 6 Richey 6 6 6
Taylor 6 6 6 Taylor 2 6 6 4 9
Crealy 3 7 6 3 6 Richey 6 3 2 6 11
6 Richey 6 9 2 6

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Stolle 6 3 9 4 6
Warwick 4 6 7 6 3 Stolle 6 6 6
Szőke 5 2 2 Koch 3 4 4
Koch 7 6 6 Stolle 9 6 6
McMillan 6 6 6 Davidson 8 1 2
Sakai 4 2 1 McMillan 7 6 1 4
Leschly 6 3 3 3 Davidson 9 3 6 6
Davidson 3 6 6 6 Stolle 4 5 9 4
Q De Mendoza 9 3 3 4 3 Rosewall 6 7 7 6
Chanfreau 8 6 6 6 Chanfreau 8 3 8
Fillol Sr. 6 5 4 6 6 Fillol Sr. 9 6 9
El Shafei 4 7 6 0 2 Fillol Sr. 3 1 4
Carmichael 3 Rosewall 6 6 6
Connors W/O Carmichael 7 6 4 6 2
Hombergen 3 3 1 3 Rosewall 9 2 6 3 6
3 Rosewall 6 6 6

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Dibley 7 6 6
Kary 5 2 2 Dibley 2 6 3 9 6
Stilwell 8 6 1 7 Stilwell 6 3 6 8 4
Barclay 6 0 6 5 Dibley 3 8 6 6 10
Ralston 8 6 1 7 Ralston 6 9 3 0 8
Ulrich 6 0 6 5 Ralston 6 6 5 9
Masters 7 6 6 Masters 1 4 7 7
Špear 5 0 2 Dibley 6 8 6
Baranyi 6 1 4 2 Loyo-Mayo 3 6 3
Loyo-Mayo 1 6 6 6 Loyo-Mayo 9 6 6
Zednik 3 6 2 0 Bertram 8 3 2
Bertram 6 3 6 6 Loyo-Mayo 4 9 6 4 6
Cornejo 4 2 4 Goven 6 7 4 6 4
Goven 6 6 6 Goven 6 6 6
Keldie 6 1 3 6 8 7 Năstase 4 4 2
7 Năstase 1 6 6 4 10

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Dent 6 5 6 7
Lall 4 7 4 5 Dent 7 3 4
Metreveli 6 6 6 Metreveli 9 6 6
Mukherjea 2 4 4 Metreveli 6 7 6
Mandarino 6 8 6 6 Q Hřebec 4 5 4
Muñoz 4 9 4 2 Mandarino 4 4 3
Q Feaver 5 2 2 Q Hřebec 6 6 6
Q Hřebec 7 6 6 Metreveli 8 3 6 3
Ball 6 7 6 1 5 2 Newcombe 9 6 4 6
Fox 2 9 1 6 7 Fox 4 2 2
Battrick 2 6 6 6 Battrick 6 6 6
Bartlett 6 4 3 1 Battrick 4 4 4
Fletcher 8 7 1 6 2 Newcombe 6 6 6
Cox 6 5 6 4 Fletcher 5 4 2
Hewitt 4 3 5 2 Newcombe 7 6 6
2 Newcombe 6 6 7

External links

  • 1971 Wimbledon Championships on ATPtennis.com