1947 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1947 U.S. National Championships
Date:   6 September – 14 September
Edition:   67th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
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 Louise Brough
Men's Doubles
United States Jack Kramer / United States Ted Schroeder
Women's Doubles
United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne
Mixed Doubles
United States Louise Brough / Australia John Bromwich
U.S. National Championships
 < 1946 1948 > 

The 1947 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 6 September until 14 September. It was the 67th 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 Frank Parker 4–6, 2–6, 6–1, 6–0, 6–3

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Louise Brough defeated United States Margaret Osborne duPont 8–6, 4–6, 6–1

Men's doubles[edit]

United States Jack Kramer / United States Ted Schroeder defeated United States Bill Talbert / Australia Bill Sidwell 6–4, 7–5, 6–3 [2]

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne defeated United States Patricia Todd / United States Doris Hart 5–7, 6–3, 7–5 [3]

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Louise Brough / Australia John Bromwich defeated United States Gussie Moran / United States Pancho Segura 6–3, 6–1 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 83–85. ISBN 978-0942257700. 
  2. ^ Collins, p. 477
  3. ^ Collins, p. 480
  4. ^ Collins, p. 482

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Preceded by
1947 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1948 Australian Championships