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1952 Wimbledon Championships

1952 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 23 – July 4 [1]
Edition:   66th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Frank Sedgman [2]
Women's Singles
Maureen Connolly Brinker [3]
Men's Doubles
Ken McGregor / Frank Sedgman [4]
Women's Doubles
Shirley Fry / Doris Hart
Mixed Doubles
Doris Hart / Frank Sedgman
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1951 1953 > 

The 1952 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 23 June until 4 July. It was the 66th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1952.

Champions

Men's Singles

Frank Sedgman defeated Jaroslav Drobný 4–6, 6–2, 6–3, 6–2

Women's Singles

Maureen Connolly Brinker defeated Louise Brough Clapp 6–4, 6–3

Men's Doubles

Ken McGregor / Frank Sedgman defeated Vic Seixas / Eric Sturgess 6–3, 7–5, 6–4

Women's Doubles

Shirley Fry / Doris Hart defeated Louise Brough / Maureen Connolly 8–6, 6–3

Mixed Doubles

Doris Hart / Frank Sedgman defeated Thelma Coyne Long / Enrique Morea 4–6, 6–3, 6–4


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

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1952 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1952 U.S. National Championships
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