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1907 Wimbledon Championships

 

1907 Wimbledon Championships

1907 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 24 – July 5 [1]
Edition:   31st
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Norman Brookes [2]
Women's Singles
May Sutton [3]
Men's Doubles
Norman Brookes / Tony Wilding [4]
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1906 1908 > 

The 1907 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 24 June until 5 July. It was the 31st staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1907.

The Prince and Princess of Wales (the future Queen Mary) came as spectators.[5] The Centre Court was protected by a tarpaulin cover for the first time.[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

Wimbledon 1907 Men's doubles final

Men's Singles

Norman Brookes defeated Arthur Gore, 6–4, 6–2, 6–2 [2]

Women's Singles

May Sutton defeated Dorothea Lambert-Chambers, 6–1, 6–4 [3]

Men's Doubles

Norman Brookes / Tony Wilding defeated Karl Behr / Beals Wright, 6–4, 6–4, 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. ^ a b 100 Years of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives, Ltd. 1977)

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1907 Australasian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1907 U.S. National Championships
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