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1903 Wimbledon Championships

1903 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 22–July 1[1]
Edition:   27th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Men's Singles
Lawrence Doherty[2]
Women's Singles
Dorothea Douglass[3]
Men's Doubles
Reginald Doherty / Lawrence Doherty[4]
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1902 1904 > 

The 1903 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 22 June until 1 July. It was the 27th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1903.[5]


Men's Singles

Lawrence Doherty defeated Frank Riseley, 7–5, 6–3, 6–0.[2]

Women's Singles

Dorothea Douglass defeated Ethel Thomson, 4–6, 6–4, 6–2.[3]

Men's Doubles

Reginald Doherty / Laurie Doherty defeated Sydney Smith / Frank Riseley, 6–4, 6–4, 6–4.[4]


  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).  
  3. ^ a b "Roll of Honour - Women's Singles". Retrieved 2011-02-24. 
  4. ^ a b "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". Retrieved 2011-02-24. 
  5. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977)

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1902 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1903 U.S. National Championships
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