US Open 1972


General 1972-08-30 - 1972-09-10
Grandslam
Grass
8
Forest Hills, NY
United States of America


Info Source: ATP and ITF



Media


Winner Ilie Nastase


Players
Terry W. Addison
John Gillient Alexander
Anand Amritraj
Vijay Amritraj
Malcolm James (Mal) Anderson
Arthur Robert Ashe jr
W. Jeffrey (Jeff) Austin
Corrado Barazzutti
Roy R. Barth
Gerald Battrick
Mike L. Belkin
Ove Nils Bengtson
Danny Birchmore
Björn Rune Borg
Jeff Borowiak
William Lloyd (Bill) Brown
Robert John (Bob) Carmichael
Ross Llewellyn Case
Jean Baptiste Chanfreau
James Scott (Jimmy) Connors
John Richard Cooper
Patricio Cornejo Seckel
Mark M. Cox
Patrick John (Pat) Cramer
Peter William Curtis
Owen Keir Davidson
James Edmund (Jim) Delaney
Richard P. (Dick) Dell
Philip Clive (Phil) Dent
Eddie Dibbs
Colin Sydney Dibley
Peter M. Doerner
Patrice Dominguez
Eric Clifford (Cliff) Drysdale
Patrick (Pat) Dupre
Ismael Adly El Shafei
Roy Stanley Emerson
Mike Estep
Brian E. Fairlie
Jurgen Fassbender
Steve Faulk
Jaime Jose Fillol sr
Herbert S. (Herb) Fitzgibbon II
Ian G. Fletcher
Frank Arthur Froehling III
Paul R. Gerken
Vitas Kevin Gerulaitis
Sammy Giammalva sr
Andres Gimeno Tolaguera
Ricardo Alonso (Pancho) Gonzales
Thomas Warner (Tom) Gorman
Brian Edward Gottfried
Georges Goven
Clark Edward Graebner
Zan Guerry
James Stanford (Chico) Hagey
George Hardie III
Robert Anthony John (Bob) Hewitt
William C. (Billy) Higgins
Milan Holecek
Ronald Edward Holmberg
Norman J. Holmes
Humphrey H. Hose
Henry (Hank) Irvine
Teimuraz Irakleivich Kakuliya
Jun Kamiwazumi
Ray Keldie
Thomaz Koch
Jan Kodes (Kodeš)
Vladimir Viktorovich Korotkov
Michael L. (Mike) Kreiss
Steven Elliott (Steve) Krulevitz
Jan Kukal
Jun Kuki
Rodney George (Rod) Laver
Tom Leonard
Robert Charles (Bob) Lutz
Michael H. (Mike) Machette
Billy Martin
Geoffrey (Geoff) Masters
Stanley John Matthews
Robert (Bob) Maud
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer
Robert E. (Bob) McKinley
James Henry (Jim) McManus
Frew Donald McMillan
Kenneth (Ken) McMillan
Frederick Vallette (Fred) McNair III
Sashi Menon
Ivan Molina
Raymond J. (Ray) Moore
Antonio Munoz
Wanaro N'Godrela
Ilie Nastase
Armistead C. Neely
John David Newcombe
Danny O'Bryant
Tom Samuel (Tom) Okker
Alejandro Rodriquez (Alex) Olmedo
Manuel (Manolo) Orantes Corral
James Harold (Jim) Osborne
Charles W. (Charlie) Owens
John Geoffrey Paish
František Pala (Pála)
Adriano Panatta
Onny Parun
Charles (Charlito) Pasarell Jr.
Andrew J. Pattison
Barry Phillips-Moore
Nikola (Niki) Pilic
Jaime Pinto-Bravo
Hans Jurgen Pohmann
Patrick Proisy
Haroon Rahim
Raul Carlos Ramirez
Grover E. (Raz) Reid
George Clifford (Cliff) Richey Jr
Martin Claire (Marty) Riessen
Kenneth Robert (Ken) Rosewall
Jean-Loup Rouyer
Raymond Owen (Ray) Ruffels
Richard A. Russell
Terence J. (Terry) Ryan
Toshiro Sakai
Derek Wingate Schroder
Fritz Schunck
Eugene Lytton (Gene) Scott
George (Butch) Lansing Seewagen
Jeffrey Gordon (Jeff) Simpson
Jasjit Singh (Singhramesh Krishnan)
Stanley Roger (Stan) Smith
Harold C. Solomon
Graham Rodney Stilwell
Richard LeClede (Dick) Stockton
Frederick Sidney (Fred) Stolle
Allan James Stone
Leonard R. (Roscoe) Tanner
Roger Taylor
Brian David Teacher
Ion Tiriac
Steve Turner
Torben Ulrich
Erik Jacobus Van Dillen
Jairo Velasco Sr.
Guillermo Vilas
Richard Walthall
Stephen Anthony Warboys
Eduardo A. Zuleta


Rounds
Preliminary Round
Raul Ramirez*
Sammy Giammalva sr
4-6 6-2 6-3 6-3
Jasjit Singh*
Steve Turner
6-3 7-6 6-3
Marty Riessen*
Brian Teacher
6-3 7-5 3-6 6-3
Geoff Masters*
Ian G. Fletcher
6-3 7-5 3-6 6-3
Ray Moore*
Graham Stilwell
6-3 7-6 6-2
Mal Anderson*
Norman J. Holmes
6-1 6-2 7-6
Frew McMillan*
Erik Van Dillen
7-5 7-6 3-6 7-6
Jean-Loup Rouyer*
Stanley Matthews
6-7 6-3 7-6 6-1
Tom Leonard*
Kenneth (Ken) McMillan
4-6 7-6 7-6 6-3
Billy Higgins*
Thomaz Koch
4-6 7-6 7-5 7-6
Robert E. (Bob) McKinley*
Terry Ryan
3-6 7-5 7-6 6-3
Charlie Pasarell*
Terry W. Addison
5-7 6-3 6-4 5-7 6-4
Vijay Amritraj*
Corrado Barazzutti
6-4 6-4 6-2
Vitas Gerulaitis*
Armistead C. Neely
7-5 7-5 6-2
George Hardie III*
Henry (Hank) Irvine
1-6 6-3 6-1 3-6 6-3
Wanaro N'Godrela*
Steve Krulevitz
6-7 7-5 6-4 6-3
Mike L. Belkin*
Ove Bengtson
7-5 6-3 1-6 6-2
Cliff Drysdale*
Barry Phillips-Moore
6-4 6-1 6-1
Roy Emerson*
Bjorn Borg
7-5 6-7 6-4 6-4
Fred Stolle*
Herb Fitzgibbon
7-6 6-4 6-2

Round 1
Stan Smith*
Billy Martin
5-7 6-1 7-5 6-3
Clark Graebner*
Adriano Panatta
4-6 6-3 7-5 6-2
Antonio Munoz*
Ron Holmberg
6-4 6-7 6-3 6-4
Allan Stone*
Jaime Pinto-Bravo
6-4 6-4 6-7 6-4
Andres Gimeno*
Vladimir Korotkov
6-4 7-5 6-4
Owen Davidson*
Charlie Owens
6-4 7-6 3-6 4-6 6-3
Bill Brown*
Jim Delaney
6-7 6-4 6-4 6-4
Arthur Ashe *
Haroon Rahim
6-3 6-3 4-6 7-6
Robert Maud*
Jun Kamiwazumi
6-2 6-7 6-2 6-4
John Alexander*
Phil Dent
4-6 7-6 6-4 4-6 6-4
Ross Case*
Fritz Schunck
6-3 6-2 6-4
Bob Lutz*
Colin Dibley
6-4 6-2 6-2
Guillermo Vilas*
Sashi Menon
7-6 6-4 6-4
Gene Scott*
Michael L. (Mike) Kreiss
6-3 6-4 6-4
Anand Amritraj*
Derek Schroder
7-6 6-3 6-4
Rod Laver*
John Paish
6-2 6-1 6-3
Butch Seewagen*
Stephen Warboys
7-6 4-6 7-5 6-2
Brian E. Fairlie*
W. Jeffrey (Jeff) Austin
7-6 6-3 6-2
Jaime Fillol Sr.*
Frantisek Pala
6-4 6-1 6-2
Cliff Richey*
Brian Gottfried
6-2 7-6 6-2
Alex Olmedo*
Zan Guerry
6-3 7-6 6-7 7-6
Georges Goven*
James (Chico) Hagey
0-0 Retired
Paul R. Gerken*
Richard Walthall
7-6 6-1 6-2
Jan Kodes*
Danny O'Bryant
6-2 6-4 6-3
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer*
Jean Baptiste Chanfreau
6-4 6-1 6-3
Patrick Proisy*
Patrick (Pat) Dupre
6-1 6-4 6-2
Raul Ramirez*
Jasjit Singh
6-4 3-6 6-2 6-1
Marty Riessen*
Geoff Masters
6-1 6-7 6-3 6-2
Mal Anderson*
Ray Moore
6-4 7-5 6-7 2-6 6-1
Frew McMillan*
Jean-Loup Rouyer
7-5 7-5 7-6
Tom Leonard*
Billy Higgins
6-3 3-6 6-7 6-4 7-6
Charlie Pasarell*
Robert E. (Bob) McKinley
6-3 6-4 7-6
Vitas Gerulaitis*
Vijay Amritraj
2-6 6-3 6-2 6-3
Wanaro N'Godrela*
George Hardie III
6-2 4-6 6-3 6-4
Cliff Drysdale*
Mike L. Belkin
5-5 Retired
Fred Stolle*
Roy Emerson
6-7 6-4 6-2 6-2
Michael H. (Mike) Machette*
Milan Holecek
1-6 7-6 6-4 6-4
Eddie Dibbs*
Jeff Borowiak
6-2 6-7 6-3 7-6
John Newcombe*
Teimuraz Kakuliya
6-1 6-2 6-4
Ray Ruffels*
Frederick Vallette (Fred) McNair III
6-2 6-3 6-4
Jan Kukal*
Richard A. Russell
6-4 4-6 3-6 6-3 6-4
Patricio Cornejo*
Dick Dell
6-4 5-7 6-4 7-6
Jurgen Fassbender*
Ivan Molina
6-4 7-6 4-6 6-3
Bob Hewitt*
Hans Jurgen Pohmann
6-4 6-2 6-2
Patrice Dominguez*
Pancho Gonzales
4-6 6-3 6-2 6-3
Grover E. (Raz) Reid*
James Harold (Jim) Osborne
6-4 6-2 6-4
Roger Taylor*
Andrew J. Pattison
3-6 7-6 6-3 3-6 6-3
Ilie Nastase*
Jairo Velasco Sr.
6-0 6-2 6-0
Toshiro Sakai*
Jun Kuki
6-2 7-5 6-4
John Cooper*
Gerald Battrick
6-3 6-1 6-0
Onny Parun*
Frank Froehling III
4-6 6-4 6-3 6-2
Manuel Orantes*
Jeff Simpson
7-5 6-2 6-2
Bob Carmichael*
Peter M. Doerner
6-4 6-4 7-6
Roscoe Tanner*
Ismail El Shafei
7-6 6-4 6-4
Harold C. Solomon*
Torben Ulrich
6-7 7-5 6-1 7-6
Tom Okker*
Pat Cramer
6-2 6-3 6-4
Ion Tiriac*
Ray Keldie
6-4 1-0 Retired
Nikola (Niki) Pilic*
Eduardo A. Zuleta
6-1 6-3 7-5
Jim McManus*
Danny Birchmore
2-6 4-6 6-1 6-4 6-3
Tom Gorman*
Jimmy Connors
6-1 3-6 6-7 7-5 6-4
Humphrey H. Hose*
Steve Faulk
7-5 4-6 7-6 7-6
Dick Stockton*
Roy R. Barth
6-4 6-2 6-4
Mark M. Cox*
Mike Estep
6-4 6-1 6-3
Ken Rosewall*
Peter Curtis
6-1 7-6 6-2

Round 2
Stan Smith*
Clark Graebner
6-1 6-4 6-7 6-0
Allan Stone*
Antonio Munoz
6-1 6-0 6-7 6-0
Andres Gimeno*
Owen Davidson
6-4 4-6 6-4 6-1
Ray Ruffels*
Bill Brown
6-3 7-5 6-4
Arthur Ashe *
Robert Maud
6-4 6-4 7-6
Ross Case*
John Alexander
7-6 7-6 4-6 3-6 6-4
Bob Lutz*
Guillermo Vilas
6-3 6-3 7-5
Gene Scott*
Anand Amritraj
3-6 6-4 7-6 7-5
Rod Laver*
Butch Seewagen
6-3 6-2 7-5
Jaime Fillol Sr.*
Brian E. Fairlie
6-4 7-5 6-3
Cliff Richey*
Alex Olmedo
6-2 6-3 7-6
Paul R. Gerken*
Georges Goven
6-4 6-1 6-7 5-7 7-5
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer*
Jan Kodes
6-7 3-6 7-6 6-3 6-1
Raul Ramirez*
Patrick Proisy
6-2 2-6 1-6 7-6 6-4
Marty Riessen*
Mal Anderson
6-3 7-5 6-7 7-5
Frew McMillan*
Tom Leonard
6-2 6-3 6-4
Charlie Pasarell*
Vitas Gerulaitis
7-6 6-3 6-2
Cliff Drysdale*
Wanaro N'Godrela
6-3 4-6 6-1 6-4
Fred Stolle*
Michael H. (Mike) Machette
6-3 6-4 6-3
John Newcombe*
Eddie Dibbs
6-3 6-4 6-3
Patricio Cornejo*
Jan Kukal
6-3 6-4 6-2
Bob Hewitt*
Jurgen Fassbender
7-5 6-3 6-4
Patrice Dominguez*
Grover E. (Raz) Reid
5-7 6-4 7-5 6-4
Ilie Nastase*
Roger Taylor
7-5 6-2 6-7 2-6 7-6
John Cooper*
Toshiro Sakai
6-3 6-2 6-2
Manuel Orantes*
Onny Parun
6-1 2-6 3-6 7-5 6-4
Roscoe Tanner*
Bob Carmichael
4-6 7-5 6-3 3-6 7-6
Tom Okker*
Harold C. Solomon
6-1 6-2 6-2
Nikola (Niki) Pilic*
Ion Tiriac
6-7 6-4 3-6 7-5 7-6
Tom Gorman*
Jim McManus
4-6 6-4 6-1 6-3
Dick Stockton*
Humphrey H. Hose
6-2 6-3 3-6 7-6
Mark M. Cox*
Ken Rosewall
1-6 6-3 7-6 7-6

Round 3
Stan Smith*
Allan Stone
6-3 7-6 7-5
Andres Gimeno*
Ray Ruffels
5-2 Retired
Arthur Ashe *
Ross Case
6-4 6-4 3-6 6-1
Bob Lutz*
Gene Scott
7-6 6-2 6-2
Rod Laver*
Jaime Fillol Sr.
6-2 4-6 6-7 6-1 7-6
Cliff Richey*
Paul R. Gerken
6-7 6-3 7-6 6-7 6-4
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer*
Raul Ramirez
6-3 6-3 6-1
Frew McMillan*
Marty Riessen
6-2 7-6 4-6 6-4
Cliff Drysdale*
Charlie Pasarell
7-5 4-6 6-4 6-3
Fred Stolle*
John Newcombe
7-6 6-4 6-3
Bob Hewitt*
Patricio Cornejo
6-4 6-4 3-6 6-1
Ilie Nastase*
Patrice Dominguez
6-3 5-7 6-2 6-3
John Cooper*
Manuel Orantes
7-6 6-4 6-4
Roscoe Tanner*
Tom Okker
6-4 3-6 7-5 6-3
Tom Gorman*
Nikola (Niki) Pilic
6-4 6-4 6-4
Dick Stockton*
Mark M. Cox
6-7 6-2 4-6 6-2 6-2

Round 4
Stan Smith*
Andres Gimeno
2-6 7-6 6-4 1-6 6-3
Arthur Ashe *
Bob Lutz
5-7 7-5 6-4 6-3
Cliff Richey*
Rod Laver
3-6 7-6 7-6 6-3
Frew McMillan*
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer
6-3 6-4 3-6 6-7 6-4
Fred Stolle*
Cliff Drysdale
4-6 7-6 6-4 7-6
Ilie Nastase*
Bob Hewitt
6-4 6-4 6-2
Roscoe Tanner*
John Cooper
6-4 3-6 7-6 7-6
Tom Gorman*
Dick Stockton
6-4 6-3 6-3

Quarterfinals
Arthur Ashe *
Stan Smith
7-6 6-4 7-5
Cliff Richey*
Frew McMillan
3-6 6-1 6-4 6-2
Ilie Nastase*
Fred Stolle
6-4 3-6 6-3 6-2
Tom Gorman*
Roscoe Tanner
7-6 5-7 7-6 5-7 6-4

Semifinals
Arthur Ashe *
Cliff Richey
6-1 6-4 7-6
Ilie Nastase*
Tom Gorman
4-6 7-6 6-2 6-1

Final
Ilie Nastase*
Arthur Ashe
3-6 6-3 6-7 6-4 6-3


Tournament
Preliminary Round
Fred Stolle*
Herb Fitzgibbon
Roy Emerson*
Bjorn Borg
Cliff Drysdale*
Barry Phillips-Moore
Mike L. Belkin*
Ove Bengtson
Wanaro N'Godrela*
Steve Krulevitz
George Hardie III*
Henry (Hank) Irvine
Charlie Pasarell*
Terry W. Addison
Robert E. (Bob) McKinley*
Terry Ryan
Vitas Gerulaitis*
Armistead C. Neely
Vijay Amritraj*
Corrado Barazzutti
Frew McMillan*
Erik Van Dillen
Jean-Loup Rouyer*
Stanley Matthews
Tom Leonard*
Kenneth (Ken) McMillan
Billy Higgins*
Thomaz Koch
Marty Riessen*
Brian Teacher
Geoff Masters*
Ian G. Fletcher
Mal Anderson*
Norman J. Holmes
Ray Moore*
Graham Stilwell
Raul Ramirez*
Sammy Giammalva sr
Jasjit Singh*
Steve Turner
Round 1
Ilie Nastase*
Jairo Velasco Sr.
Roger Taylor*
Andrew J. Pattison
Patrice Dominguez*
Pancho Gonzales
Grover E. (Raz) Reid*
James Harold (Jim) Osborne
Bob Hewitt*
Hans Jurgen Pohmann
Jurgen Fassbender*
Ivan Molina
Patricio Cornejo*
Dick Dell
Jan Kukal*
Richard A. Russell
Fred Stolle*
Roy Emerson
Michael H. (Mike) Machette*
Milan Holecek
John Newcombe*
Teimuraz Kakuliya
Eddie Dibbs*
Jeff Borowiak
Cliff Drysdale*
Mike L. Belkin
Wanaro N'Godrela*
George Hardie III
Charlie Pasarell*
Robert E. (Bob) McKinley
Vitas Gerulaitis*
Vijay Amritraj
Tom Gorman*
Jimmy Connors
Jim McManus*
Danny Birchmore
Nikola (Niki) Pilic*
Eduardo A. Zuleta
Ion Tiriac*
Ray Keldie
Dick Stockton*
Roy R. Barth
Humphrey H. Hose*
Steve Faulk
Mark M. Cox*
Mike Estep
Ken Rosewall*
Peter Curtis
Roscoe Tanner*
Ismail El Shafei
Bob Carmichael*
Peter M. Doerner
Tom Okker*
Pat Cramer
Harold C. Solomon*
Torben Ulrich
John Cooper*
Gerald Battrick
Toshiro Sakai*
Jun Kuki
Manuel Orantes*
Jeff Simpson
Onny Parun*
Frank Froehling III
Arthur Ashe *
Haroon Rahim
Robert Maud*
Jun Kamiwazumi
Ross Case*
Fritz Schunck
John Alexander*
Phil Dent
Bob Lutz*
Colin Dibley
Guillermo Vilas*
Sashi Menon
Gene Scott*
Michael L. (Mike) Kreiss
Anand Amritraj*
Derek Schroder
Stan Smith*
Billy Martin
Clark Graebner*
Adriano Panatta
Allan Stone*
Jaime Pinto-Bravo
Antonio Munoz*
Ron Holmberg
Andres Gimeno*
Vladimir Korotkov
Owen Davidson*
Charlie Owens
Ray Ruffels*
Frederick Vallette (Fred) McNair III
Bill Brown*
Jim Delaney
Cliff Richey*
Brian Gottfried
Alex Olmedo*
Zan Guerry
Paul R. Gerken*
Richard Walthall
Georges Goven*
James (Chico) Hagey
Rod Laver*
John Paish
Butch Seewagen*
Stephen Warboys
Jaime Fillol Sr.*
Frantisek Pala
Brian E. Fairlie*
W. Jeffrey (Jeff) Austin
Frew McMillan*
Jean-Loup Rouyer
Tom Leonard*
Billy Higgins
Marty Riessen*
Geoff Masters
Mal Anderson*
Ray Moore
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer*
Jean Baptiste Chanfreau
Jan Kodes*
Danny O'Bryant
Raul Ramirez*
Jasjit Singh
Patrick Proisy*
Patrick (Pat) Dupre
Round 2
Ilie Nastase*
Roger Taylor
Patrice Dominguez*
Grover E. (Raz) Reid
Bob Hewitt*
Jurgen Fassbender
Patricio Cornejo*
Jan Kukal
Fred Stolle*
Michael H. (Mike) Machette
John Newcombe*
Eddie Dibbs
Cliff Drysdale*
Wanaro N'Godrela
Charlie Pasarell*
Vitas Gerulaitis
Tom Gorman*
Jim McManus
Nikola (Niki) Pilic*
Ion Tiriac
Dick Stockton*
Humphrey H. Hose
Mark M. Cox*
Ken Rosewall
Roscoe Tanner*
Bob Carmichael
Tom Okker*
Harold C. Solomon
John Cooper*
Toshiro Sakai
Manuel Orantes*
Onny Parun
Arthur Ashe *
Robert Maud
Ross Case*
John Alexander
Bob Lutz*
Guillermo Vilas
Gene Scott*
Anand Amritraj
Stan Smith*
Clark Graebner
Allan Stone*
Antonio Munoz
Andres Gimeno*
Owen Davidson
Ray Ruffels*
Bill Brown
Cliff Richey*
Alex Olmedo
Paul R. Gerken*
Georges Goven
Rod Laver*
Butch Seewagen
Jaime Fillol Sr.*
Brian E. Fairlie
Frew McMillan*
Tom Leonard
Marty Riessen*
Mal Anderson
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer*
Jan Kodes
Raul Ramirez*
Patrick Proisy
Round 3
Ilie Nastase*
Patrice Dominguez
Bob Hewitt*
Patricio Cornejo
Fred Stolle*
John Newcombe
Cliff Drysdale*
Charlie Pasarell
Tom Gorman*
Nikola (Niki) Pilic
Dick Stockton*
Mark M. Cox
Roscoe Tanner*
Tom Okker
John Cooper*
Manuel Orantes
Arthur Ashe *
Ross Case
Bob Lutz*
Gene Scott
Stan Smith*
Allan Stone
Andres Gimeno*
Ray Ruffels
Cliff Richey*
Paul R. Gerken
Rod Laver*
Jaime Fillol Sr.
Frew McMillan*
Marty Riessen
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer*
Raul Ramirez
Round 4
Ilie Nastase*
Bob Hewitt
Fred Stolle*
Cliff Drysdale
Tom Gorman*
Dick Stockton
Roscoe Tanner*
John Cooper
Arthur Ashe *
Bob Lutz
Stan Smith*
Andres Gimeno
Cliff Richey*
Rod Laver
Frew McMillan*
Alexander (Sandy) Mayer
Quarterfinals
Ilie Nastase*
Fred Stolle
Tom Gorman*
Roscoe Tanner
Arthur Ashe *
Stan Smith
Cliff Richey*
Frew McMillan
Semifinals
Ilie Nastase*
Tom Gorman
Arthur Ashe *
Cliff Richey
Final
Ilie Nastase*
Arthur Ashe