1903 Wimbledon Championships

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1903 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   June 22–July 1[1]
Edition:   27th
Category:   Grand Slam
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
United Kingdom Lawrence Doherty[2]
Women's Singles
United Kingdom Dorothea Douglass[3]
Men's Doubles
United Kingdom Reginald Doherty / United Kingdom Lawrence Doherty[4]
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1902 1904 > 

The 1903 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 22 June until 1 July. It was the 27th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1903.[5]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Lawrence Doherty defeated United Kingdom Frank Riseley, 7–5, 6–3, 6–0.[2]

Women's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Dorothea Douglass defeated United Kingdom Ethel Thomson, 4–6, 6–4, 6–2.[3]

Men's Doubles[edit]

United Kingdom Reginald Doherty / United Kingdom Laurie Doherty defeated United Kingdom Sydney Smith / United Kingdom Frank Riseley, 6–4, 6–4, 6–4.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ a b "Grand Slam Tournaments - Wimbledon" (PDF). usta.com. United States Tennis Association. Retrieved 2011-02-24. 
  3. ^ a b "Roll of Honour - Women's Singles". wimbledon.org. Retrieved 2011-02-24. 
  4. ^ a b "Roll of Honour - Men's Doubles". wimbledon.org. Retrieved 2011-02-24. 
  5. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977)

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1902 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1903 U.S. National Championships