1886 Wimbledon Championships – Gentlemen's Doubles

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Gentlemen's Doubles
1886 Wimbledon Championships
Champions United Kingdom Ernest Renshaw
United Kingdom William Renshaw
Runners-up United Kingdom Claude Farrer
United Kingdom Arthur Stanley
Final score 6–3, 6–3, 4–6, 7–5
Details
Draw 7
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1885 · Wimbledon Championships · 1887 →

Claude Farrer and Arthur Stanley defeated Patrick Bowes-Lyon and Herbert Wilberforce 7–5, 6–3, 6–1 in the All Comers' Final, but the reigning champions Ernest Renshaw and William Renshaw defeated Farrer and Stanley 6–3, 6–3, 4–6, 7–5 in the Challenge Round to win the Gentlemen' Doubles tennis title at the 1886 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Challenge Round[edit]

Challenge Round
             
United Kingdom Claude Farrer
United Kingdom Arthur Stanley
3 3 6 5
United Kingdom Ernest Renshaw
United Kingdom William Renshaw
6 6 4 7

All Comers' Finals[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
United Kingdom Claude Farrer
United Kingdom Arthur Stanley
6 6 7
United Kingdom A Dunn
United Kingdom C Liddel
1 3 5 United Kingdom Claude Farrer
United Kingdom Arthur Stanley
6 6 10
United Kingdom Herbert Chipp
United Kingdom Ernest Meers
United Kingdom Herbert Chipp
United Kingdom Ernest Meers
4 1 8
United Kingdom CJ Cramer-Roberts
United Kingdom HC Crawford
w/o United Kingdom Claude Farrer
United Kingdom Arthur Stanley
7 6 6
United Kingdom Patrick Bowes-Lyon
United Kingdom Herbert Wilberforce
5 6 6 3 6 United Kingdom Patrick Bowes-Lyon
United Kingdom Herbert Wilberforce
5 3 1
United Kingdom MG MacNamara
United Kingdom William Taylor
7 2 1 6 0 United Kingdom Patrick Bowes-Lyon
United Kingdom Herbert Wilberforce
7 4 8 6 6
United Kingdom Wilfred Milne
United Kingdom Charles Ross
9 6 6 1 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay, Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977
  2. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230. 

External links[edit]

  • [1] Source for the draw at Wimbledon.com