1943 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1943 U.S. National Championships
Date:   1 – 6 September
Edition:   63rd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Joseph R. Hunt
Women's Singles
United States Pauline Betz Addie
Men's Doubles
United States Jack Kramer / United States Frank Parker
Women's Doubles
United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne
Mixed Doubles
United States Margaret Osborne / United States Bill Talbert
U.S. National Championships
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The 1943 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 1 September until 6 September. It was the 63rd 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][2]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Joseph R. Hunt defeated United States Jack Kramer 6–3, 6–8, 10–8, 6–0

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Pauline Betz Addie defeated United States Louise Brough Clapp 6–3, 5–7, 6–3

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Jack Kramer / United States Frank Parker defeated United States Bill Talbert / United States David Freeman 6–2, 6–4, 6–4 [3]

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne defeated United States Pauline Betz / United States Doris Hart 6–4, 6–3 [4]

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Margaret Osborne / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Pauline Betz / Ecuador Pancho Segura 10–8, 6–4 [5]

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. ^ "Hunt Beats Gallant Kramer". The Miami News. Sep 7, 1943. 
  3. ^ Collins, p. 477
  4. ^ Collins, p. 480
  5. ^ Collins, p. 482

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Preceded by
1942 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1944 U.S. National Championships