1923 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1923 U.S. National Championships
Date:   10 September – 15 September (M)
13 August – 18 August (W)
Edition:   43rd
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 / South Africa Brian Norton [2]
Women's Doubles
United Kingdom Kitty McKane / United Kingdom Phyllis Howkins Covell [3]
Mixed Doubles
United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory / United States Bill Tilden [4]
U.S. National Championships
 < 1922 1924 > 

The 1923 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, PA, USA. The tournament ran from 10 September until 15 September. It was the 43rd staging of the U.S. National Championships and the fourth Grand Slam tennis event of the year.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Bill Tilden defeated United States Bill Johnston 6–4, 6–1, 6–4

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Helen Wills Moody defeated United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 6–2, 6–1

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Bill Tilden / South Africa Brian Norton defeated United States Richard Norris Williams / United States Watson Washburn 3–6, 6–2, 6–3, 5–7, 6–2

Women's doubles[edit]

United Kingdom Kitty McKane / United Kingdom Phyllis Howkins Covell defeated United States Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman / United States Eleanor Goss 2–6, 6–2, 6–1

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory / United States Bill Tilden defeated United Kingdom Kitty McKane / Australia John Hawkes 6–3, 2–6, 10–8

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed. ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 454–483. ISBN 978-0942257700. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 479
  4. ^ Collins, p. 482

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1923 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1924 Australasian Championships