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1899 Wimbledon Championships

1899 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 19–27[1]
Edition:   23rd
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Reginald Doherty[2]
Women's Singles
Blanche Bingley Hillyard[3]
Men's Doubles
Reginald Doherty / Lawrence Doherty[4]
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1898 1900 > 

The 1899 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 19 June until 27 June. It was the 23rd staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1899.[5]

Contents

  • Champions 1
    • Men's Singles 1.1
    • Women's Singles 1.2
    • Men's Doubles 1.3
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Champions

Men's Singles

Reginald Doherty defeated Arthur Gore, 1–6, 4–6, 6–3, 6–3, 6–3.[2]

Women's Singles

Blanche Bingley Hillyard defeated Charlotte Cooper, 6–2, 6–3.[3]

Men's Doubles

Reginald Doherty / Lawrence Doherty defeated Harold Nisbet / Clarence Hobart, 7–5, 6–0, 6–2.[4]

References

  1. ^ 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ a b "Grand Slam Tournaments - Wimbledon" (PDF). usta.com.  
  3. ^ a b "Roll of Honour - Women's Singles". wimbledon.org. 
  4. ^ a b "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. 
  5. ^ Wimbledon - The Official History of the Championships, John Barrett, Collins Willow 2001 (the source of this draw)

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1898 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1899 U.S. National Championships
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