1942 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1942 U.S. National Championships
Date:   27 August – 7 September
Edition:   62nd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Ted Schroeder
Women's Singles
United States Pauline Betz Addie
Men's Doubles
United States Gardnar Mulloy / United States Bill Talbert
Women's Doubles
United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne
Mixed Doubles
United States Margaret Osborne / United States Ted Schroeder
U.S. National Championships
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The 1942 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 27 August until 7 September. It was the 62nd staging of the U.S. National Championships and due to World War II it was the only Grand Slam tennis event of the year.[1]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Ted Schroeder defeated United States Frank Parker 8–6, 7–5, 3–6, 4–6, 6–2

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Pauline Betz Addie defeated United States Louise Brough Clapp 4–6, 6–1, 6–4

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Gardnar Mulloy / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Ted Schroeder / United States Sidney Wood 9–7, 7–5, 6–1 [2]

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne defeated United States Pauline Betz / United States Doris Hart 2–6, 7–5, 6–0 [3]

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Margaret Osborne / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Patricia Todd / Argentina Alejo Russell 3–6, 6–1, 6–4 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 73–74. ISBN 978-0942257700. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 480
  4. ^ Collins, p. 482

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Preceded by
1941 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1943 U.S. National Championships