1929 Wimbledon Championships

1929 Wimbledon Championships

1929 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   24 June–6 July[1]
Edition:   49th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Henri Cochet [2]
Women's Singles
Helen Wills [3]
Men's Doubles
Wilmer Allison / John Van Ryn [4]
Women's Doubles
Phoebe Watson / Peggy Saunders
Mixed Doubles
Helen Wills / Frank Hunter
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1928 1930 > 

The 1929 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 24 June until 6 July. It was the 49th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1929.[5]

Champions

Men's Singles

Henri Cochet defeated Jean Borotra 6–4, 6–3, 6–4

Women's Singles

Helen Wills defeated Helen Hull Jacobs 6–1, 6–2

Men's Doubles

Wilmer Allison / John Van Ryn defeated Ian Collins / Colin Gregory 6–4, 5–7, 6–3, 10–12, 6–4

Women's Doubles

Phoebe Holcroft Watson / Peggy Saunders defeated Phyllis Covell / Dorothy Shepherd Barron 6–4, 8–6

Mixed Doubles

Helen Wills / Frank Hunter defeated Joan Fry / Ian Collins 6–1, 6–4

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. Retrieved 2011-02-26. 
  4. ^ "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. Retrieved 2011-02-26. 
  5. ^ W.H.C. (12 July 1929). "Wimbledon 1929". The Spectator. pp. 10, 11. 

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1929 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1929 U.S. National Championships