1922 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1922 U.S. National Championships
Date:   8 September – 16 September (M)
14 August – 19 August (W)
Edition:   42nd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Philadelphia, PA, USA
Venue:   Germantown Cricket Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Bill Tilden [1]
Women's Singles
United States Helen Wills Moody [1]
Men's Doubles
United States Bill Tilden / United States Vincent Richards [2]
Women's Doubles
United States Marion Zinderstein Jessup / United States Helen Wills [3]
Mixed Doubles
United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory / United States Bill Tilden [4]
U.S. National Championships
 < 1921 1923 > 

The 1922 U.S. National Championships (now known as the US Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor grass courts at the Germantown Cricket Club in Philadelphia, USA. The tournament ran from 8 September until 16 September. It was the 42nd staging of the U.S. National Championships and the third Grand Slam tennis event of the year.[5]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Bill Tilden defeated United States Bill Johnston 4–6, 3–6, 6–2, 6–3, 6–4

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory defeated United States Helen Wills Moody 6–3, 6–1

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Bill Tilden / United States Vincent Richards defeated Australia Gerald Patterson / Australia Pat O'Hara Wood 4–6, 6–1, 6–3, 6–4

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Mary Browne / United States Helen Wills defeated United States Edith Sigourney / United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 6–4, 7–9, 6–3

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory / United States Bill Tilden defeated United States Helen Wills / United States Howard Kinsey 6–4, 6–3

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 978-0-942257-70-0. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 479
  4. ^ Collins, p. 481
  5. ^ "Net Title Singles Draw 123 Entries". The New York Times. September 8, 1922. 

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Preceded by
1922 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1923 Wimbledon Championships