1927 Australian Championships

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1927 Australian Championships
Date:   22 January – 27 January
Edition:   20th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Melbourne, Australia
Venue:   Kooyong Stadium
Champions
Men's Singles
Australia Gerald Patterson
Women's Singles
Australia Esna Boyd
Men's Doubles
Australia John Hawkes / Australia Gerald Patterson
Women's Doubles
Australia Meryl O'Hara Wood / Australia Louise Bickerton
Mixed Doubles
Australia Esna Boyd / Australia John Hawkes
Australian Championships
 < 1926 1928 > 

The 1927 Australian Championships was a tennis tournament that took place on outdoor Grass courts at the Kooyong Stadium in Melbourne, Australia from 22 January to 27 January. It was the 20th edition of the Australian Championships (now known as the Australian Open), the 4th held in Melbourne, and the first Grand Slam tournament of the year. Australians Gerald Patterson and Esna Boyd won the singles titles.

Champions[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

Australia Gerald Patterson defeated Australia John Hawkes 3–6, 6–4, 3–6, 18–16, 6–3

Women's singles[edit]

Australia Esna Boyd defeated Australia Sylvia Lance Harper 5–7, 6–1, 6–2

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia Jack Hawkes / Australia Gerald Patterson defeated Australia Ian McInness / Australia Pat O'Hara Wood 8–6, 6–1, 6–2

Women's Doubles[edit]

Australia Meryl O'Hara Wood / Australia Louise Bickerton defeated Australia Esna Boyd Robertson / Australia Sylvia Lance Harper 6–3, 6–3

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Australia Esna Boyd Robertson / Australia Jack Hawkes defeated Australia Youtha Anthony / Australia Jim Willard 6–1, 6–3

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Preceded by
1926 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1927 French Championships