1919 Wimbledon Championships

1919 Wimbledon Championships

1919 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 23 – July 7 [1]
Edition:   39th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Gerald Patterson [2]
Women's Singles
Suzanne Lenglen [3]
Men's Doubles
Pat O'Hara-Wood / Ron Thomas [4]
Women's Doubles
Suzanne Lenglen / Elizabeth Ryan
Mixed Doubles
Elizabeth Ryan / Randolph Lycett
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1914 1920 > 

The 1919 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The tournament ran from 23 June until 7 July. It was the 39th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1919. It was the first Wimbledon championship after a four year hiatus due to World War I.

Champions

Men's Singles

Gerald Patterson defeated Norman Brookes 6–3, 7–5, 6–2

Women's Singles

Suzanne Lenglen defeated Dorothea Lambert-Chambers 10–8, 4–6, 9–7

Men's Doubles

Pat O'Hara-Wood / Ron Thomas defeated Rodney Heath / Randolph Lycett, 6–4, 6–2, 4–6, 6–2

Women's Doubles

Suzanne Lenglen / Elizabeth Ryan defeated Dorothea Lambert-Chambers / Ethel Larcombe, 4–6, 7–5, 6–3

Mixed Doubles

Elizabeth Ryan / Randolph Lycett defeated Dorothea Lambert-Chambers / Albertem Prebble, 6–0, 6–0

References

  1. ^ 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ "Grand Slam Tournaments - Wimbledon" (PDF). usta.com.  
  3. ^ "Roll of Honour - Women's Singles". wimbledon.org. 
  4. ^ "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. 

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1918 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1919 U.S. National Championships