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Colonial National Invitational

The Colonial National Invitation was a men's tennis tournament played in Fort Worth, Texas from 1962-1973. The event was part of the WCT Tour from 1971–1973 and was held on outdoor hard courts.

Men's singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
1962 Australia Roy Emerson United States Chuck McKinley 4–6, 6–2, 6–3
1963 United States Chuck McKinley United States Ham Richardson
1964 Mexico Rafael Osuna Spain Manuel Santana
1965 United States Arthur Ashe Australia Fred Stolle 6–3, 6–4
1966 Mexico Rafael Osuna South Africa Cliff Drysdale 6–2, 3–6, 6–3
1967 Australia Rod Laver United States Dennis Ralston 8–6, 6–0
1968 Australia Ken Rosewall Spain Andrés Gimeno 6–4, 6–3
1969 Australia Rod Laver Australia Ken Rosewall 6–3, 6–2
1970 Australia Rod Laver Australia Roy Emerson 6–3, 7–5
1971 Australia Rod Laver United States Marty Riessen 2–6, 6–4, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3
1972 Australia John Newcombe Australia Ken Rosewall 5–7, 1–6, 7–5, 6–4, 6–4
1973 United States Eddie Dibbs United States Brian Gottfried 7–5, 6–2, 6–4


Year Champions Runners-up Score
1971 Australia Roy Emerson
Australia Rod Laver
Netherlands Tom Okker
United States Marty Riessen
6–4, 7–5
1972 Netherlands Tom Okker
United States Marty Riessen
Australia Ken Rosewall
Australia Fred Stolle
6–2, 6–2
1973 United States Brian Gottfried
United States Dick Stockton
Australia Owen Davidson
Australia John Newcombe
7–6, 6–4


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