1924 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1924 U.S. National Championships
Date:   25 August – 2 September (M)
11 August – 16 August (W)
Edition:   44th
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 Tilden [1]
Women's Singles
United States Helen Wills Moody [1]
Men's Doubles
United States Howard Kinsey / United States Robert Kinsey [2]
Women's Doubles
United States Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman / United States Helen Wills [3]
Mixed Doubles
United States Helen Wills / United States Vincent Richards [4]
U.S. National Championships
 < 1923 1925 > 

The 1924 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 25 August until 2 September. It was the 44th 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 6–1, 9–7, 6–2

Women's Singles[edit]

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

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Howard Kinsey / United States Robert Kinsey defeated Australia Gerald Patterson / Australia Pat O'Hara Wood 7–5, 5–7, 7–9, 6–3, 6–4

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman / United States Helen Wills defeated United States Eleanor Goss / United States Marion Zinderstein Jessup 6–4, 6–3

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Helen Wills / United States Vincent Richards defeated United States Molla Bjurstedt Mallory / United States Bill Tilden 6–8, 7–5, 6–0

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
1924 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1925 Australasian Championships