1926 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

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1926 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   France Jean Borotra[1]
Runner-up   United States Howard Kinsey[1]
Final score   8–6, 6–1, 6–3
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1925 1927 > 

Jean Borotra (FRA) defeated Howard Kinsey (USA) 8–6, 6–1, 6–3 in the final to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1926 Wimbledon Championships.

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Finals[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
   France Jacques Brugnon 6 4 6 4 6  
 United Kingdom Charles Kingsley 2 6 2 6 4  
   France Jacques Brugnon 4 6 3 6 7  
   United States Howard Kinsey 6 4 6 3 9  
 United States Howard Kinsey 6 6 3 6  
   South Africa Patrick Spence 3 3 6 3    
     United States Howard Kinsey 6 1 3    
   France Jean Borotra 8 6 6    
   France Henri Cochet 6 6 4 6    
 United Kingdom Colin Gregory 4 2 6 3    
 France Henri Cochet 6 5 6 3 5
   France Jean Borotra 2 7 2 6 7  
 Czechoslovakia Jan Koželuh 4 6 7 1  
   France Jean Borotra 6 4 9 6    

Earlier Rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 Czechoslovakia Zemla 1 7 6 6    
 United Kingdom Latchford 6 5 2 2        Czechoslovakia Zemla 2 6 6 2    
 United Kingdom Dicks 6 6 6          United Kingdom Dicks 6 3 3 0 r.  
Q  United Kingdom Weakley 4 0 4            Czechoslovakia Zemla 3 0 2      
 France Brugnon 4 6 6 6          France Brugnon 6 6 6      
 Romania Mişu 6 4 2 1        France Brugnon 7 6 6    
 United Kingdom Hodges 6 6 6          United Kingdom Hodges 5 2 2      
 India Bobb 4 2 4            France Brugnon 6 6 6    
 Australia Lycett 6 6 6            Australia Lycett 4 1 3    
 Austria Glanz 1 2 4          Australia Lycett 6 6 6      
 New Zealand Park                New Zealand Park 1 1 0      
 Australia Foley w/o                Australia Lycett 6 6 7    
 United Kingdom Aitken 6 1 8 6          United Kingdom Aitken 3 1 5      
 Australia Jones 0 6 6 0        United Kingdom Aitken 6 5 6 6  
 Netherlands Leembruggen                Netherlands Leembruggen 1 7 4 0    
 France Lacoste w/o          

Section 2[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 United Kingdom Kingsley 6 1 6 6    
 Argentina Robson 2 6 2 4        United Kingdom Kingsley 11 6 6      
 Switzerland Fisher 7 1 7 6        Switzerland Fisher 9 2 2      
 United Kingdom Watson 5 6 5 4          United Kingdom Kingsley 6 6 9      
 France Decugis 2 6 8 1 7        France Decugis 2 2 7      
 United Kingdom Crawford 6 4 6 6 5      France Decugis 6 7 4 6  
 United Kingdom Greville 6 6 6          United Kingdom Greville 3 5 6 4    
 New Zealand Young 2 3 1            United Kingdom Kingsley 6 1 6 2 6
 United Kingdom Mayes 6 6 6            United Kingdom Mayes 2 6 1 6 3
 United Kingdom Pogson-Smith 2 1 3          United Kingdom Mayes 3 6 4 7 6  
 Netherlands Timmer 6 6 6          Netherlands Timmer 6 4 6 5 3  
 United States Stralem 2 2 1            United Kingdom Mayes 2 5 6 6 6
 Switzerland Aeschliman 7 6 6            Switzerland Aeschliman 6 7 1 1 4  
 New Zealand Lowry 5 1 2          Switzerland Aeschliman 4 6 2 6 6
 United Kingdom Burnett 6 8 6          United Kingdom Burnett 6 3 6 4 1  
 United Kingdom Crossley 2 6 3      

Section 3[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 India Fyzee 6 4 6 6    
 Indonesia Sarkies 3 6 2 3        India Fyzee 6 3 6 6    
 United Kingdom Peters 4 6 6 2 8      United Kingdom Peters 3 6 3 1    
 United Kingdom Mavrogordato 6 3 3 6 6        India Fyzee 8 4 1 4    
 Netherlands Bryan                  Netherlands Bryan 6 6 6 6    
 Austria Salm-Hoogstraeten w/o              Netherlands Bryan 2 6 6 5 6
 United Kingdom Dash 4 6 6 7        United Kingdom Dash 6 1 3 7 4  
 United Kingdom Philcox 6 2 0 5          Netherlands Bryan 4 2 4    
 United Kingdom Gilbert 7 2 4 6 6        United States Kinsey 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Campbell 5 6 6 3 2      United Kingdom Gilbert 1 1 4      
 United States Kinsey 6 6 6          United States Kinsey 6 6 6      
 United Kingdom Dixon 2 1 1            United States Kinsey 6 6 4 3 6
 Spain Flaquer 8 6 3 7          Spain Flaquer 2 2 6 6 1  
 United Kingdom Olmsted 6 4 6 5        Spain Flaquer 2 9 9 7  
 United Kingdom Crawley 6 6 6          United Kingdom Crawley 6 7 7 5    
 United Kingdom Summerson 2 2 3      

Section 4[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 United Kingdom Sharpe 6 6 4 6    
 United Kingdom Ritchie 3 4 6 2        United Kingdom Sharpe 4 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Cholmondeley 6 6 6          United Kingdom Cholmondeley 6 4 1 3    
 Argentina Bryans 1 2 1            United Kingdom Sharpe 6 6 5 3    
 Denmark Petersen 6 6 7            South Africa Spence 8 3 7 6    
 Republic of Ireland Mockler 4 1 5          Denmark Petersen 3 6 6 2 2
 South Africa Spence 7 11 6          South Africa Spence 6 2 2 6 6  
 United Kingdom Pryce-Jones 5 9 3            South Africa Spence 4 5 6 6 6
 United Kingdom Greig 6 6 6            United Kingdom Greig 6 7 2 3 0
 United Kingdom Temple 4 2 4          United Kingdom Greig 8 6 6      
 United Kingdom Helmore 6 6 6          United Kingdom Helmore 6 2 3      
 Argentina Obarrio 1 4 4            United Kingdom Greig 6 3 6 6  
 United Kingdom Turnbull 6 6 6            United Kingdom Turnbull 4 6 2 0    
 United Kingdom Crole-Rees 3 3 2          United Kingdom Turnbull 6 7 6    
 Hungary Von Kehrling 7 6 2 6        Hungary Von Kehrling 2 5 3      
 France Feret 5 4 6 3    

Section 5[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 United Kingdom Bernard 4 7 6 6    
 United Kingdom Blair 6 5 3 1        United Kingdom Bernard 8 8 7 6    
 Netherlands Van Der Feen 6 5 7 6 6      Netherlands Van Der Feen 6 10 5 4    
 United Kingdom Jarvis 8 7 5 1 1        United Kingdom Bernard 1 3 3      
 United States Richards 6 6 6            France Cochet 6 6 6      
Q  Australia Yencken 0 0 0          United States Richards 6 3 4 2  
 France Cochet 6 7 6          France Cochet 4 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Dudley 1 5 3            France Cochet 6 7 6    
 United Kingdom Lester 8 9 6 6          United Kingdom Lester 2 5 0    
Q  United Kingdom McIlquham 6 7 8 4        United Kingdom Lester 6 6 17      
 United Kingdom Higgs 6 6 7          United Kingdom Higgs 3 3 15      
 Australia Sumner 3 2 5            United Kingdom Lester 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Lowe 6 6 6            United Kingdom Lowe 3 4 3      
Q  United Kingdom Crawshay-Williams 4 2 2          United Kingdom Lowe 6 6 3 6  
 Argentina Boyd 7 3 6 8        Argentina Boyd 2 2 6 3    
 United Kingdom Powell 5 6 4 6    

Section 6[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 United Kingdom Gregory 6 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Poland 3 4 8 3        United Kingdom Gregory 8 6 6      
 United Kingdom Hillyard                United Kingdom Hillyard 6 2 2      
 Russia Rodzianko w/o                United Kingdom Gregory 6 4 3 6 7  
 South Africa Sherwell 6 6 6 6          South Africa Sherwell 0 6 6 4 5  
 Kingdom of Yugoslavia Dungyersky 8 3 4 2        South Africa Sherwell 6 6 6    
Q  United Kingdom Crosbie 6 6 6         Q  United Kingdom Crosbie 4 0 1      
 United Kingdom Lewis-Philipps 2 3 3            United Kingdom Gregory 6 4 6 5 6
 United Kingdom Davson 6 6 6            United Kingdom Wheatley 4 6 2 7 1
Q  United Kingdom Williams 1 1 2          United Kingdom Davson 6 6 4 6    
 France Aslangul 9 6 4 6        France Aslangul 2 1 6 4    
 United Kingdom Ingram 7 4 6 2          United Kingdom Davson 6 4 7 0 3
 United Kingdom Wheatley 6 6 6            United Kingdom Wheatley 1 6 5 6 6  
 United Kingdom Tindell-Green 4 1 2          United Kingdom Wheatley 6 6 5 6  
 United Kingdom Mackintosh 2 6 1 6 6      United Kingdom Mackintosh 3 1 7 1    
 Austria Brick 6 2 6 3 2  

Section 7[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 France Gobert 2 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Powell 6 3 0 3        France Gobert 6 5 5 6    
 Netherlands Van Lennep 6 7 6          Netherlands Van Lennep 2 7 7 8    
 United Kingdom Berger 0 5 3            Netherlands Van Lennep 0 6 4 1    
 United Kingdom Eames 4 6 6 6          United Kingdom Austin 6 4 6 6    
 United Kingdom Simpson 6 4 3 1        United Kingdom Eames 7 4 0 1 r.
 United Kingdom Austin 6 6 7          United Kingdom Austin 5 6 6 4    
 United Kingdom Lawrence 1 0 5            United Kingdom Austin 6 0 1 3  
 United Kingdom Standring 6 6 6            Czechoslovakia Koželuh 2 6 6 6  
Q  United Kingdom Willford 1 3 2          United Kingdom Standring 6 2 3 2    
 Czechoslovakia Koželuh 6 6 6          Czechoslovakia Koželuh 4 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Thomas 0 2 2            Czechoslovakia Koželuh 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Pennycuick                  United Kingdom Pennycuick 1 1 3      
 United Kingdom Alderson w/o              United Kingdom Pennycuick 6 9 4 6  
 United Kingdom Roupell 6 6 2 4 6      United Kingdom Roupell 3 7 6 2    
 United Kingdom Stott 4 0 6 6 3  

Section 8[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 France Borotra 6 6 6      
 United Kingdom Godfree 3 4 4          France Borotra 3 6 7 6    
 India Fyzee 7 6 2 6        India Fyzee 6 4 5 4    
 United Kingdom Hughes 5 2 6 4          France Borotra 6 6 7      
 United Kingdom Lowe 6 6 6            United Kingdom Lowe 3 4 5      
 Belgium Watson 2 2 1          United Kingdom Lowe 6 6 6    
 United Kingdom Lindop 6 6 6          United Kingdom Lindop 1 1 2      
 Portugal Castro Pereira 3 3 2            France Borotra 6 2 6 7  
Q  United Kingdom Davin                  Denmark Ulrich 1 6 4 5  
 Greece Papadopoulos w/o             Q  United Kingdom Davin 5 6 6 4    
 Denmark Ulrich 4 6 6 6        Denmark Ulrich 7 8 3 6    
 Canada Morrice 6 4 1 4          Denmark Ulrich 7 6 8    
 Argentina Cattaruzza 6 6 9            Argentina Cattaruzza 5 1 6      
 New Zealand Fisher 2 0 7          Argentina Cattaruzza 4 6 4 6 6
 United Kingdom Radcliffe 8 7 8          United Kingdom Radcliffe 6 3 6 1 2  
 Mexico De La Borbolla 6 5 6      

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Barrett, John (2001). Wimbledon : The Official History of the Championships. London: CollinsWillow. p. 296. ISBN 0007117078. 

External links[edit]

  • [1] Source for the draw at Wimbledon.com