1951 Wimbledon Championships

1951 Wimbledon Championships

1951 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 25 – July 6 [1]
Edition:   65th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Dick Savitt [2]
Women's Singles
Doris Hart [3]
Men's Doubles
Ken McGregor / Frank Sedgman [4]
Women's Doubles
Shirley Fry / Doris Hart
Mixed Doubles
Doris Hart / Frank Sedgman
Wimbledon Championships
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The 1951 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 25 June until 6 July. It was the 65th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1951.

Contents

  • Champions 1
    • Men's Singles 1.1
    • Women's Singles 1.2
    • Men's Doubles 1.3
    • Women's Doubles 1.4
    • Mixed Doubles 1.5
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Champions

Men's Singles

Dick Savitt defeated Ken McGregor 6–4, 6–4, 6–4

Women's Singles

Doris Hart defeated Shirley Fry Irvin 6–1, 6–0

Men's Doubles

Ken McGregor / Frank Sedgman defeated Jaroslav Drobný / Eric Sturgess 3–6, 6–2, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

Women's Doubles

Shirley Fry / Doris Hart defeated Louise Brough / Margaret Osborne duPont 6–3, 13–11

Mixed Doubles

Doris Hart / Frank Sedgman defeated Nancye Wynne Bolton / Mervyn Rose 7–5, 6–2

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
1951 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1951 U.S. National Championships