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1938 Wimbledon Championships

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1938 Wimbledon Championships

1938 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 20 – July 1 [1]
Edition:   58th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Men's Singles
Don Budge [2]
Women's Singles
Helen Wills Moody [3]
Men's Doubles
Donald Budge / Gene Mako[4]
Women's Doubles
Sarah Fabyan / Alice Marble
Mixed Doubles
Alice Marble / Don Budge
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1937 1939 > 

The 1938 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 1 July. It was the 58th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1938.


Men's Singles

Don Budge defeated Henry Austin 6–1, 6–0, 6–3

Women's Singles

Helen Wills Moody defeated Helen Hull Jacobs 6–4, 6–0

Men's Doubles

George von Metaxa, 6–4, 3–6, 6–3, 8–6

Women's Doubles

Sarah Fabyan / Alice Marble defeated Simone Mathieu / Billie Yorke, 6–2, 6–3

Mixed Doubles

Alice Marble / Don Budge defeated Sarah Palfrey Cooke / Henner Henkel, 6–1, 6–4


  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
1938 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1938 U.S. National Championships
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