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1920 Wimbledon Championships

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1920 Wimbledon Championships

1920 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 21 – July 3[1]
Edition:   40th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Men's Singles
Bill Tilden [2]
Women's Singles
Suzanne Lenglen [3]
Men's Doubles
Chuck Garland / Richard Norris Williams [4]
Women's Doubles
Suzanne Lenglen / Elizabeth Ryan
Mixed Doubles
Suzanne Lenglen / Gerald Patterson
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1919 1921 > 

The 1920 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 21 June until 3 July. It was the 40th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1920.


Men's Singles

Bill Tilden defeated Gerald Patterson 2–6, 6–3, 6–2, 6–4 (first American to win a title)

Women's Singles

Suzanne Lenglen defeated Dorothea Lambert-Chambers 6–3, 6–0

Men's Doubles

Chuck Garland / Richard Norris Williams defeated Algernon Kingscote / James Parke 4–6, 6–4, 7–5, 6–2

Women's Doubles

Suzanne Lenglen / Elizabeth Ryan defeated Dorothea Lambert-Chambers / Ethel Larcombe 6–4, 6–0

Mixed Doubles

Suzanne Lenglen / Gerald Patterson defeated Elizabeth Ryan / Randolph Lycett 7–5, 6–3


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

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1920 Australasian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1920 U.S. National Championships
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