1892 Wimbledon Championships

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1892 Wimbledon Championships
Date 27 June – 7 July
Edition 16th
Category Grand Slam
Surface Grass
Location Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Venue All England Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United Kingdom Wilfred Baddeley
Women's Singles
United Kingdom Lottie Dod
Men's Doubles
United Kingdom Harry Barlow / United Kingdom Ernest Lewis
← 1891 · Wimbledon Championships · 1893 →

The 1892 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The tournament ran from 27 June until 7 July.[1] It was the 16th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1892.[2] From this year, all events (singles and doubles) were played concurrently.[1]

Champions[edit]

Wimbledon 1892, All-Comers final, Pim vs Lewis

Gentlemen's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Wilfred Baddeley defeated United Kingdom Joshua Pim, 4–6, 6–3, 6–3, 6–2 [3]

Ladies' Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Lottie Dod defeated United Kingdom Blanche Hillyard, 6–1, 6–1 [4]

Gentlemen's Doubles[edit]

United Kingdom Harry Barlow / United Kingdom Ernest Lewis defeated United Kingdom Herbert Baddeley / United Kingdom Wilfred Baddeley, 4–6, 6–2, 8–6, 6–4 [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977)
  3. ^ "Gentlemen's Singles Finals 1877-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Ladies' Singles Finals 1884-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  5. ^ "Gentlemen's Doubles Finals 1884-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1891 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1892 U.S. National Championships