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1928 Wimbledon Championships

1928 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 25–July 6[1]
Edition:   48th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
René Lacoste [2]
Women's Singles
Helen Wills [3]
Men's Doubles
Jacques Brugnon / Henri Cochet [4]
Women's Doubles
Phoebe Holcroft Watson / Peggy Saunders
Mixed Doubles
Elizabeth Ryan / Patrick Spence
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1927 1929 > 

The 1928 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 25 June until 6 July. It was the 48th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1928.

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

René Lacoste defeated Henri Cochet 6–1, 4–6, 6–4, 6–2

Women's Singles

Helen Wills defeated Lili de Alvarez 6–2, 6–3

Men's Doubles

Jacques Brugnon / Henri Cochet defeated Gerald Patterson / John Hawke 13–11, 6–4, 6–4

Women's Doubles

Phoebe Holcroft Watson / Peggy Saunders defeated Ermyntrude Harvey / Eileen Bennett 6–2, 6–3

Mixed Doubles

Elizabeth Ryan / Patrick Spence defeated Daphne Akhurst / Jack Crawford 7–5, 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. Retrieved 2011-02-26. 
  4. ^ "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. Retrieved 2011-02-26. 

External links

  • Official Wimbledon Championships website
Preceded by
1928 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1928 U.S. National Championships
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