1929 Wimbledon Championships

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1929 Wimbledon Championships
Date 24 June – 6 July
Edition 49th
Category Grand Slam
Surface Grass
Location Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Venue All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Champions
Men's Singles
France Henri Cochet
Women's Singles
United States Helen Wills
Men's Doubles
United States Wilmer Allison / United States John Van Ryn
Women's Doubles
United Kingdom Phoebe Holcroft Watson / United Kingdom Peggy Michell
Mixed Doubles
United States Frank Hunter / United States Helen Wills
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The 1929 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 was held from Monday 24 June until Saturday 6 July 1929,[1] it was the 49th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1929.[2]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

France Henri Cochet defeated France Jean Borotra, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4 [3]

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Helen Wills defeated United States Helen Jacobs, 6–1, 6–2 [4]

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Wilmer Allison / United States John Van Ryn defeated United Kingdom Ian Collins / United Kingdom Colin Gregory, 6–4, 5–7, 6–3, 10–12, 6–4 [5]

Women's Doubles[edit]

United Kingdom Phoebe Holcroft Watson / United Kingdom Peggy Michell defeated United Kingdom Phyllis Covell / United Kingdom Dorothy Shepherd-Barron 6–4, 8–6 [6]

Mixed Doubles[edit]

United States Frank Hunter / United States Helen Wills defeated United Kingdom Ian Collins / United Kingdom Joan Fry, 6–1, 6–4 [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Little, Alan (2013). Wimbledon Compendium 2013 (23 ed.). London: All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club. p. 128. ISBN 978-1899039401. 
  2. ^ W.H.C. (12 July 1929). "Wimbledon 1929". The Spectator. pp. 10, 11. 
  3. ^ "Gentlemen's Singles Finals 1877-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017. 
  4. ^ "Ladies' Singles Finals 1884-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017. 
  5. ^ "Gentlemen's Doubles Finals 1884-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017. 
  6. ^ "Ladies' Doubles Finals 1913-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017. 
  7. ^ "Mixed Doubles Finals 1913-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1929 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1929 U.S. National Championships