1899 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1899 U.S. National Championships
Date:   14 August - 21 August (M)
21 June - 24 June (W)
Edition:   19th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Newport, R.I., USA (M)
Philadelphia, PA, USA (W)
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Malcolm Whitman [1]
Women's Singles
United States Marion Jones [1]
Men's Doubles
United States Holcombe Ward / United States Dwight Davis [1]
Women's Doubles
United States Jane Craven / United States Myrtle McAteer [1]
Mixed Doubles
United States Elizabeth Rastall / United States Albert Hoskins [1]
U.S. National Championships
 < 1898 1900 > 

List of champions of the 1899 U.S. National Championships tennis tournament (now known as the US Open). The men's tournament was held from 14 August to 21 August on the outdoor grass courts at the Newport Casino in Newport, Rhode Island. The women's tournament was held from 21 June to 24 June on the outdoor grass courts at the Philadelphia Cricket Club in Philadelphia, PA. It was the 19th U.S. National Championships and the second Grand Slam tournament of the year.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Malcolm Whitman defeated United States J. Parmly Paret 6–1, 6–2, 3–6, 7–5

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Marion Jones defeated United States Maud Banks 6–1, 6–1, 7–5

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Holcombe Ward / United States Dwight Davis defeated United States Leo Ware / United States George Sheldon 6–4, 6–4, 6–3

Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Jane Craven / United States Myrtle McAteer defeated United States Maud Banks / United States Elizabeth Rastall 6–1, 6–1, 7–5

Mixed Doubles[edit]

United States Elizabeth Rastall / United States Albert Hoskins defeated United States Jane Craven / United States James Gardner 6–4, 6–0, ret.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Bud Collins (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed. ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 454–483. ISBN 978-0942257700. 

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1899 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1900 Wimbledon Championships