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1948 Wimbledon Championships

1948 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 21 – July 2 [1]
Edition:   62nd
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Bob Falkenburg [2]
Women's Singles
Louise Brough Clapp [3]
Men's Doubles
John Bromwich / Frank Sedgman [4]
Women's Doubles
Louise Brough / Margaret Osborne duPont
Mixed Doubles
Louise Brough / John Bromwich
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1947 1949 > 

The 1948 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 2 July. It was the 62nd staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1948.

Contents

  • Champions 1
    • Men's Singles 1.1
    • Women's Singles 1.2
    • Men's Doubles 1.3
    • Women's Doubles 1.4
    • Mixed Doubles 1.5
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Champions

Men's Singles

Bob Falkenburg defeated John Bromwich 7–5, 0–6, 6–2, 3–6, 7–5

Women's Singles

Louise Brough Clapp defeated Doris Hart 6–3, 8–6

Men's Doubles

John Bromwich / Frank Sedgman defeated Tom Brown / Gardnar Mulloy 5–7, 7–5, 7–5, 9–7

Women's Doubles

Louise Brough / Margaret Osborne duPont defeated Doris Hart / Patricia Todd 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

Mixed Doubles

Louise Brough / John Bromwich defeated Doris Hart / Frank Sedgman 6–2, 3–6, 6–3

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. ^ "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. 

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1948 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1948 U.S. National Championships
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