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1908 Wimbledon Championships

1908 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 22 – July 3[1]
Edition:   32nd
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Arthur Gore[2]
Women's Singles
Charlotte Cooper Sterry[3]
Men's Doubles
Josiah Ritchie / Tony Wilding[4]
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1907 1909 > 

The 1908 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 3 July. It was the 32nd staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1908.

Champions

Wimbledon final 1908, Gore vs Roper Barret

Men's Singles

Arthur Gore defeated Herbert Roper Barrett 6–3, 6–2, 4–6, 3–6, 6–4

Women's Singles

Charlotte Cooper Sterry defeated Agnes Morton 6–4, 6–4

Men's Doubles

Josiah Ritchie / Tony Wilding def. Arthur Gore / Herbert Roper Barrett, 6–1, 6–2, 1–6, 9–7 [4]

References

  1. ^ 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ "Grand Slam Tournaments – Wimbledon" (PDF). usta.com.  
  3. ^ "Roll of Honour – Women's Singles". wimbledon.org. 
  4. ^ a b "Roll of Honour – Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. 

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1908 Australasian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1908 U.S. National Championships
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