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Old 09-21-2010, 10:27 PM   #16
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Default Re: The Invitational Event Thread

Thank you both (and for the info on Vegas!)

Don't know why I've missed the Toronto 1983 event because it's on the Connors wiki page, as well.


Here below a list of the special events in which Lendl reached the final (or better), tournaments of at least 4 days, other than those previously mentioned:

São Paulo Brazil Invitational Cup Sep. 10-14 1980: defeated Gene Mayer 6/3 7/5
White Plains AMF Head Cup Aug. 26-30 1981: defeated Ilie Nastase w/o
Milan Master Brooklyn Chewing Gum Nov. 23-29 1981: defeated John McEnroe 6/4 2/6 6/4
Canberra Rio Tennis Challenge Nov. 22-25 1984: lost to Mats Wilander 5/7 6/7
Ede Audi Invitational Tournament Apr. 28-May. 4 1986: defeated Stefan Edberg 7/6 6/3
Ede Audi Invitational Tournament May 7-10 1987: defeated Paolo Cane 7/6 6/3
Stowe Head Classic Jul. 22-26 1987: defeated Jimmy Arias 6-3 6-3
Gold Coast Sanctuary Cove Classic Jan. 7-10 1988: defeated Wally Masur 6/7 7/6 6/4
Newcastle N.S.W. Invitational Dec. 28-Jan. 1 1989: defeated Carl-Uwe Steeb 6/3 7/6
Chicago Volvo Tennis Feb. 6-12 1989: defeated Brad Gilbert 6/2 7/6
Stuttgart Eurocard Classic Oct. 2-7 1989: defeated Miroslav Mecir 6-3 4-6 4-6 6-1 6-4
Essen Germany Invitational Oct. 19-22 1989: defeated Miroslav Mecir 6-4 6-2
Irving Texas Shoot-Out Sep. 20-23 1990: lost to Pete Sampras 3/6 3/6
Hong Kong Marlboro Championships Oct. 17-21 1990: defeated Michael Chang 1-6 6-2 6-1 6-2
Hong Kong Marlboro Championships Oct. 16-20 1991: defeated David Wheaton 6-3 7-5 6-1
Hong Kong Marlboro Championships Oct. 19-25 1992: defeated Michael Chang 6-3 4-6 6-4 6-4

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