1923 Women's British Open Squash Championship

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British Open Squash Championships
2nd British Open Championships
Details
Location London, England
Venue Queen's Club, West Kensington
← 1922 1924 →

The 1923 Ladies Open Championships was held at the Queen's Club, West Kensington in London from 7–12 November 1922.

Sylvia Huntsman won the title defeating Nancy Cave in the final. This was the second championship held during 1922 so is attributed as being the 1923 event.[1]

Draw and results[edit]

[2]

Section A (Round Robin)[edit]

Player One Player Two Score
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Miss Joyce Nicholson 18-13 15-4
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Mrs Toye 15-4 15-0
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Hon Miss Beatrice Hope Prothero 15-2 15-0
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Miss Joan Huntsman 15-0 15-6
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Miss Joyce Cave 15-7 15-8
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Mrs Bruce + 15-1 15-2
England Miss Joyce Cave England Miss Joan Huntsman 15-5 15-14
England Miss Joyce Cave England Mrs Toye 15-9 15-4
England Miss Joyce Cave England Miss Joyce Nicholson 15-0 15-7
England Miss Joyce Cave England Hon Miss Beatrice Hope Prothero 15-7 15-10
England Miss Joyce Cave England Mrs Bruce + 15-9 7-15 15-7
England Mrs Bruce + England Hon Miss Beatrice Hope Prothero 15-1 15-2
England Mrs Bruce + England Miss Joyce Nicholson 15-1 12-15 15-7
England Mrs Bruce + England Mrs Toye 15-1 15-0
England Mrs Bruce + England Miss Joan Huntsman 9-15 15-4 15-7
England Miss Joan Huntsman England Hon Miss Beatrice Hope Prothero 15-6 16-14
England Miss Joan Huntsman England Mrs Toye 15-3 15-1
EnglandMiss Joan Huntsman England Miss Joyce Nicholson 8-15 15-8 15-4
England Hon Miss Beatrice Hope Prothero England Miss J Nicholson 15-8 11-15 18-15
England Hon Miss Beatrice Hope Prothero England Mrs Toye 15-2 15-5
England Miss J Nicholson England Mrs Toye 15-4 17-14

Section B (Round Robin)[edit]

Player One Player Two Score
England Miss Nancy Cave England Miss Eileen Nicholson 15-1 15-0
England Miss Nancy Cave England Miss Rotherham 15-3 15-4
England Miss Nancy Cave England Miss Rudd 15-2 15-2
England Miss Nancy Cave England Mrs Carthew 15-3 15-3
England Miss Nancy Cave England Miss B Hussey 15-7 15-4
England Miss Nancy Cave England Miss Partlington 15-3 15-2
England Miss B Hussey England Miss Eileen Nicholson 15-9 15-6
England Miss B Hussey England Miss Partlington 15-0 15-3
England Miss B Hussey England Miss Rotherham 15-7 15-8
England Miss B Hussey England Mrs E Tew ++ 15-12 9-15 15-10
England Miss B Hussey England Miss Rudd 15-11 10-15 15-10
England Mrs E Tew ++ England Miss Rotherham 7-15 18-17 15-4
England Mrs E Tew ++ England Miss Rudd 15-7 15-7
England Mrs E Tew ++ England Miss Eileen Nicholson 15-1 15-8
England Mrs E Tew ++ England Mrs Carthew 15-3 15-0
England Miss Rotherham England Miss Partlington 13-15 15-1 15-6
England Miss Rotherham England Miss Eileen Nicholson 15-12 15-6
England Miss Rotherham England Miss Rudd 15-5 0-15 15-5
England Miss Rudd England Miss Eileen Nicholson 15-8 15-8
England Miss Rudd England Mrs Carthew 15-10 15-10

+ Honourable Mrs Clarence Bruce (née Margaret Bethune Black)
++ Honourable Mrs Edward Tew (née Catherine Hawke)

Final[edit]

Player One Player Two Score
England Miss Sylvia Huntsman England Miss Nancy Cave 6-15 15-9 17-15
Preceded by
1922
British Open Squash Championships
England (London)

1923
Succeeded by
1924

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Times Archives 1922 Open Championship". Oxfordshire Libraries. 
  2. ^ "Squash Rackets". The Times Archives.