1945 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1945 U.S. National Championships
Date:   28 August – 3 September
Edition:   65th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Frank Parker
Women's Singles
United States Sarah Palfrey Cooke
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 Bill Talbert
U.S. National Championships
 < 1944 1946 > 

The 1945 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 28 August until 3 September. It was the 65th 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 Frank Parker defeated United States William Talbert 14–12, 6–1, 6—2

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Sarah Palfrey Cooke defeated United States Pauline Betz Addie 3–6, 8–6, 6–4

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Gardnar Mulloy / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Bob Falkenburg / United States Jack Tuero 12–10, 8–10, 12–10, 6–2 [2]

Women's doubles[edit]

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

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Margaret Osborne / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Doris Hart / United States Bob Falkenberg 6–4, 6–4 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 77–78. ISBN 978-0942257700. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 480
  4. ^ Collins, p. 482

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Preceded by
1944 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1946 Australian Championships