1938 French Championships (tennis)

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1938 French Championships
Date:   2 June - 11 June
Edition:   43rd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Clay
Location:   Paris (XVIe), France
Venue:   Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Don Budge [1]
Women's Singles
France Simone Mathieu [2]
Men's Doubles
France Bernard Destremau / France Yvon Petra
Women's Doubles
France Simone Mathieu / United Kingdom Billie Yorke
Mixed Doubles
France Simone Mathieu / Kingdom of Yugoslavia Dragutin Mitić
French Championships
 < 1937 1946 > 

The 1938 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 2 June until 11 June. It was the 43rd staging of the French Championships and the second Grand Slam tournament of the year.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Don Budge defeated Czechoslovakia Roderich Menzel 6–3, 6–2, 6–4


Women's Singles[edit]

France Simone Mathieu defeated France Nelly Adamson 6–0, 6–3


Men's Doubles[edit]

France Bernard Destremau / France Yvon Petra defeated United States Don Budge / United States Gene Mako 3–6, 6–3, 9–7, 6–1


Women's Doubles[edit]

France Simone Mathieu / United Kingdom Billie Yorke defeated France Arlette Halff / France Nelly Landry 6–3, 6–3


Mixed Doubles[edit]

France Simone Mathieu / Kingdom of Yugoslavia Dragutin Mitić defeated Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton / France Christian Boussus 2–6, 6–3, 6–4


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roland-Garros 1938 (Grand Slam) - Men singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 
  2. ^ "Roland-Garros 1938 (Grand Slam) - Women singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1938 Australian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1938 Wimbledon Championships