1889 Wimbledon Championships – Gentlemen's Singles

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1889 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   United Kingdom William Renshaw[1]
Runner-up   United Kingdom Ernest Renshaw[1]
Final score   6–4, 6–1, 3–6, 6–0
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1888 1890 > 

William Renshaw defeated Harry S. Barlow 3–6, 5–7, 8–6, 10–8, 8–6 in the All Comers Final, and then defeated his brother and reigning champion Ernest Renshaw 6–4, 6–1, 3–6, 6–0 in the Challenge Round to win the 1889 Wimbledon Championships.[2][3] Renshaw survived a total of six match points in the All Comers Final against Barlow at 2–5 and 6–7 in the fourth set and trailed 0–5 in the final set.[1][4]

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

Quarterfinals   Semifinals   Finals
             
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Lewis 6 5 3 7 4  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Willoughby Hamilton 4 7 6 5 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Willoughby Hamilton 6 3 6 3 3  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland GW Hillyard 5 2 4      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 3 6 2 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 7 6 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 6 7 6 8 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland William Renshaw 7 6 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland William Renshaw 3 5 8 10 8
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Manliff Goodbody 5 4 4      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland William Renshaw 7 5 6 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Herbert Lawford 6 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Herbert Lawford 5 7 3 2  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland AG Ziffo 2 2 0  

Top Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Lewis 6 6 6  
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland TS Campion 1 1 1  
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Lewis 6 5 3 7 4  
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WJ Hamilton 4 7 6 5 6  
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WJ Hamilton w/o
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland J Baldwin  
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WJ Hamilton 6 3 6 3 3
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland GW Hillyard 6 6 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 3 6 2 6 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland L Winslow 4 3 3      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland GW Hillyard 6 4 6 13  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FA Bowlby w/o      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FA Bowlby 3 6 4 11  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland E Meers        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland GW Hillyard 5 2 4
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 6 6 8        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 7 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FA Darbishire 4 1 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Harry S. Barlow 6 6 6 3 9
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FL Rawson        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland H Grove 8 4 4 6 7  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland H Grove w/o    

Bottom Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland AW Gore 0 3 1  
   United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HWW Wilberforce 6 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HWW Wilberforce 4 5 0  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Renshaw 6 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Renshaw 6 7 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland EJ Avory 2 3 2        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Renshaw 7 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MF Goodbody 6 4 6 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MF Goodbody 5 4 4  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HS Stone 4 6 3 3      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MF Goodbody 3 6 9 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 6 3 3 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 6 4 7 2  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland A Walker 0 6 6 4 4        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Renshaw 7 5 6 6
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HF Lawford 5 7 3 2
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HF Lawford 6 6 6  
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland AW Andrews 1 3 1  
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HF Lawford 6 6 6
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland AG Ziffo 2 2 0  
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WH Cohen 3 1 1
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland AG Ziffo 6 6 6  
 

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Tingay, Lance (1977). 100 Years of Wimbledon. Enfield: Guinness Superlatives. pp. 27,28,135,234. ISBN 0900424710. 
  2. ^ Wimbledon - The Official History of the Championships by John Barrett, Collins Willow 2001 (the source of this draw)
  3. ^ "LAWN TENNIS.". Illustrated Sydney News (NSW: National Library of Australia). 5 September 1889. p. 11. 
  4. ^ Parsons, John (2006). The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Tennis : The Definitive Illustrated Guide to World Tennis (Rev. ed.). London: Carlton. p. 140. ISBN 978-1-84442-157-2. 

External links[edit]

  • [1] Source for the draw at Wimbledon.com