1952 French Championships (tennis)

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1952 French Championships
Date:   20 May – 1 June
Edition:   51st
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Clay
Location:   Paris (XVIe), France
Venue:   Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Drobný [1]
Women's Singles
United States Doris Hart [2]
Men's Doubles
Australia Ken McGregor / Australia Frank Sedgman
Women's Doubles
United States Doris Hart / United States Shirley Fry
Mixed Doubles
United States Doris Hart / Australia Frank Sedgman
French Championships
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The 1952 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 20 May until 1 June. It was the 51st staging of the French Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1952.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Drobný defeated Australia Frank Sedgman 6–2, 6–0, 3–6, 6–4


Women's Singles[edit]

United States Doris Hart defeated United States Shirley Fry 6–4, 6–4


Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia Ken McGregor / Australia Frank Sedgman defeated United States Gardnar Mulloy / United States Dick Savitt 6–3, 6–4, 6–4


Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Doris Hart / United States Shirley Fry defeated South Africa Hazel Redick-Smith / South Africa Julia Wipplinger 7–5, 6–1


Mixed Doubles[edit]

United States Doris Hart / Australia Frank Sedgman defeated United States Shirley Fry / South Africa Eric Sturgess 6–8, 6–3, 6–3


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roland-Garros 1952 (Grand Slam) - Men singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 
  2. ^ "Roland-Garros 1952 (Grand Slam) - Women singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1952 Australian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1952 Wimbledon Championships