1900 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

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Women's Singles
1900 Wimbledon Championships
Champion United Kingdom Blanche Hillyard
Runner-up United Kingdom Charlotte Cooper
Final score 4–6, 6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw 16
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1899 · Wimbledon Championships · 1901 →

Charlotte Cooper defeated Louisa Martin 8–6, 5–7, 6–1 in the All Comers' Final, but the reigning champion Blanche Hillyard defeated Cooper 4–6, 6–4, 6–4 in the Challenge Round to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1900 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2] Marion Jones (USA) was the first female competitor from overseas.[3]

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Challenge round[edit]

Challenge Round
         
United Kingdom Charlotte Cooper 2 2
United Kingdom Blanche Hillyard 6 6

All Comers'[edit]

First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
United Kingdom Muriel Robb 6 6
United Kingdom Alice Pickering 3 4 United Kingdom Muriel Robb 3 7
United Kingdom Charlotte Cooper 7 6 United Kingdom Charlotte Cooper 6 9
United Kingdom Henriette Horncastle 5 2 United Kingdom Charlotte Cooper 6 6
United Kingdom Beryl Tulloch 6 2 6 United Kingdom Edith Greville 1 2
United Kingdom Helen Smythe 3 6 1 United Kingdom Beryl Tulloch 5 0
United Kingdom Edith Greville 5 6 6 United Kingdom Edith Austin Greville 7 6
United Kingdom Edith Bromfield 7 4 3 United Kingdom Charlotte Cooper 8 5 6
United States Marion Jones 6 6 United Kingdom Louisa Martin 6 7 1
United Kingdom Ursula Templeman 3 4 United States Marion Jones 5 2
United Kingdom Ellen Evered 6 9 United Kingdom Ellen Evered 7 6
United Kingdom Toupie Lowther 3 7 United Kingdom Ellen Evered 0 2
United Kingdom Dorothea Douglass United Kingdom Louisa Martin 6 6
United Kingdom MW Fisher w/o United Kingdom Dorothea Douglass 4 3
United Kingdom Louisa Martin 6 6 United Kingdom Louisa Martin 6 6
United Kingdom Miss Ireland 0 2

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. 
  3. ^ Little, Alan (2001). 2010 Wimbledon Compendium. Wimbledon, London: All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. p. 12. ISBN 1899039333. 

External links[edit]

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