1919 Wimbledon Championships

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1919 Wimbledon Championships
Date 23 June – 7 July
Edition 39th
Category Grand Slam
Surface Grass
Location Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Venue All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Australia Gerald Patterson
Women's Singles
France Suzanne Lenglen
Men's Doubles
Australia Ronald Thomas / Australia Pat O'Hara Wood
Women's Doubles
France Suzanne Lenglen / United States Elizabeth Ryan
Mixed Doubles
Australia Randolph Lycett / United States Elizabeth Ryan
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The 1919 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 23 June until 7 July.[1] It was the 39th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1919. It was the first Wimbledon championship after a four-year hiatus due to World War I.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Australia Gerald Patterson defeated Australia Norman Brookes 6–3, 7–5, 6–2 [2]

Women's Singles[edit]

France Suzanne Lenglen defeated United Kingdom Dorothea Lambert Chambers 10–8, 4–6, 9–7 [3]

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia Ronald Thomas / Australia Pat O'Hara Wood defeated Australia Rodney Heath / Australia Randolph Lycett, 6–4, 6–2, 4–6, 6–2 [4]

Women's Doubles[edit]

France Suzanne Lenglen / United States Elizabeth Ryan defeated United Kingdom Dorothea Lambert Chambers / United Kingdom Ethel Larcombe, 4–6, 7–5, 6–3 [5]

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Australia Randolph Lycett / United States Elizabeth Ryan defeated United Kingdom Albert Prebble / United Kingdom Dorothea Lambert Chambers, 6–0, 6–0 [6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ "Gentlemen's Singles Finals 1877-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  3. ^ "Ladies' Singles Finals 1884-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Gentlemen's Doubles Finals 1884-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  5. ^ "Ladies' Doubles Finals 1913-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  6. ^ "Mixed Doubles Finals 1913-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1918 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1919 U.S. National Championships