|1976 Benson & Hedges Championships|
|Category||Grand Prix (Four star)|
|Draw||32S / 16D|
|Surface||Carpet / indoor|
|Jimmy Connors |
|Roscoe Tanner / Stan Smith |
The 1976 Benson & Hedges Championships, also known as the Wembley Championships, was a men's tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at the Wembley Arena in London in England that was part of the 1976 Commercial Union Assurance Grand Prix circuit and categorized as a Four Star event. The tournament was held from 15 November through 21 November 1976. On request of first-seeded Jimmy Connors, citing doctor's advise on his back and ankle injuries, the final was rescheduled from a best-of-five to a best-of-three set format. At 4-all in the second set Connors survived 0-40 and five breakpoints in total to claim the singles title and the accompanying £12,500 first-prize money
- It was Connors' 12th singles title of the year and the 53rd of his career.
- "1976 Wembley – Singles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
- "1976 Wembley – Doubles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
- John Barrett, ed. (1977). World of Tennis 1977 : a BP yearbook. London: Macdonald and Janes. pp. 103–105. ISBN 9780354090117.
- "Wembley Tennis – Ailing Connor defeats Tanner". The Morning Record. AP. 22 November 1976. p. 15.