Rio de Janeiro Open

Rio de Janeiro Open
Defunct tennis tournament
Tour Grand Prix circuit
Founded 1989
Abolished 1990
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Surface Carpet / indoor

The Rio de Janeiro Open was a men's tennis tournament was played as Banespa Rio de Janeiro Open[1] from 1989 to 1990 on indoor carpet courts.[2][3]



Year Champion Runner-up Score
1989 Brazil Luiz Mattar Argentina Martín Jaite 6–4, 5–7, 6–4
1990 Brazil Luiz Mattar Canada Andrew Sznajder 6–4, 6–4


Year Champion Runner-up Score
1989 Mexico Jorge Lozano
United States Todd Witsken
United States Patrick McEnroe
United States Tim Wilkison
2–6, 6–4, 6–4
1990 United States Brian Garrow
United States Sven Salumaa
Brazil Nelson Aerts
Brazil Fernando Roese
7–5, 6–3

See also


  1. "Tennis: Steffi Graf beat Arantxa Sanchez 6-3, 6-2 and...". Chicago Tribune. April 16, 1989. Retrieved 2013-09-23.
    "Mattar, Sznajder Reach Rio De Janeiro Tennis Final". Seattle Times. April 8, 1990. Retrieved 2013-09-23.
  2. Rio to host ATP-WTA event - ESPN, AP, 27 March 2013
  3. Rio Open Added To 2014 Calendar - WTA, 26 March 2013
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