1946 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1946 U.S. National Championships
Date:   31 August – 8 September
Edition:   66th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass / Outdoor
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jack Kramer
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 Bill Talbert
U.S. National Championships
 < 1945 1947 > 

The 1946 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 31 August until 8 September. It was the 66th staging of the U.S. National Championships, and the fourth Grand Slam tennis event of the year.[1]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Jack Kramer defeated United States Tom Brown Jr. 9–7, 6–3, 6–0

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Pauline Betz Addie defeated United States Patricia Canning Todd 11–9, 6–3

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Gardnar Mulloy / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Don McNeill / United States Frank Guernsey 3–6, 6–4, 2–6, 6–3, 20–18 [2]

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne defeated United States Patricia Todd / United States Mary Arnold Prentiss 6–1, 6–3 [3]

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Margaret Osborne / United States Bill Talbert defeated United States Louise Brough / United States Robert Kimbrell 6–3, 6–4 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 82–84. ISBN 978-0942257700. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 480
  4. ^ Collins, p. 482

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Preceded by
1946 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1947 Australian Championships