1919 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1919 U.S. National Championships
Date:   26 August – 4 September (M)
16 June – 20 June (W)
Edition:   39th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Bill Johnston [1]
Women's Singles
United States Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman [1]
Men's Doubles
Australia Norman Brookes / Australia Gerald Patterson [2]
Women's Doubles
United States Marion Zinderstein / United States Eleanor Goss [3]
Mixed Doubles
United States Marion Zinderstein / United States Vincent Richards [4]
U.S. National Championships
 < 1918 1920 > 

The 1919 U.S. National Championships (now known as the US Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor grass courts at the West Side Tennis Club, Forest Hills in New York, USA. The tournament ran from 26 August until 4 September. It was the 39th staging of the U.S. National Championships and the second Grand Slam tennis event of the year.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Bill Johnston defeated United States Bill Tilden 6–4, 6–4, 6–3 [5]

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman defeated United States Marion Zinderstein 6–1, 6–2

Men's doubles[edit]

Australia Norman Brookes / Australia Gerald Patterson defeated United States Bill Tilden / United States Vincent Richards 8–6, 6–3, 4–6, 4–6, 6–2

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Marion Zinderstein / United States Eleanor Goss defeated United States Eleonora Sears / United States Hazel Wightman 10–8, 9–7

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Marion Zinderstein / United States Vincent Richards defeated United States Florence Ballin / United States Bill Tilden 2–6, 11–9, 6–2 <

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 454–483. ISBN 978-0942257700. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 479
  4. ^ Collins, p. 481
  5. ^ "Johnston Takes Crown in Tennis" (PDF). The New York Times. September 5, 1919. 

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Preceded by
1919 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1919 Australasian Championships