1981 Avon Championships

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1981 Avon Championships
DateMarch 22—28
CategoryWTA Tour Championships
Draw8S / 4D
Prize money$300,000
SurfaceCarpet (Sporteze) / indoor
LocationNew York City, United States
VenueMadison Square Garden
United States Martina Navratilova
United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver
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The 1981 Avon Championships were the tenth WTA Tour Championships, the annual tennis tournament for the best female tennis players in singles on the 1981 WTA Tour. It was held in the week of 22 March 1981, in Madison Square Garden in New York City, United States. First-seeded Martina Navratilova won the singles title and earned $100,000 first-prize money.[1]



United States Martina Navratilova defeated United States Andrea Jaeger, 6–3, 7–6(7–3)


United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver defeated United States Barbara Potter / United States Sharon Walsh, 6–0, 7–6(8–6)

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  1. ^ John Dolan (2011). Women's Tennis 1968–84: the Ultimate Guide. Remous. p. 526.

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