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1910 Wimbledon Championships

1910 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 20 – June 30 [1]
Edition:   34th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Anthony Wilding [2]
Women's Singles
Dorothea Lambert Chambers [3]
Men's Doubles
Josiah Ritchie / Anthony Wilding [4]
Wimbledon Championships
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The 1910 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 20 June until 30 June. It was the 34th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1910.

The All England Club laid asphalt pathways round the courts.[5] There was a field of 92 competitors for the men's singles.[5]

Champions

Wimbledon 1910, Men's doubles final

Men's Singles

Challenge Round

Anthony Wilding defeated Arthur Gore 6–4, 7–5, 4–6, 6–2

All Comers' Final

Anthony Wilding defeated Beals Wright 4–6, 4–6, 6–4, 6–2, 6–3 [6]


Women's Singles

Dorothea Lambert-Chambers defeated Dora Boothby 6–2, 6–2


Men's Doubles

Josiah Ritchie / Anthony Wilding defeated. Arthur Gore / Herbert Roper Barrett, 6–1, 6–1, 6–2 [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. 
  5. ^ a b 100 Years of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives, Ltd. 1977)
  6. ^ "Wilding Beats Wright". The New York Times. June 29, 1910. Retrieved 4 April 2012. 

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1910 Australasian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1910 U.S. National Championships
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