1955 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1955 U.S. National Championships
Date:   2 September – 11 September
Edition:   75th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Tony Trabert
Women's Singles
United States Doris Hart
Men's Doubles
Japan Kosei Kamo / Japan Atsushi Miyagi
Women's Doubles
United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne duPont
Mixed Doubles
United States Doris Hart / United States Vic Seixas
U.S. National Championships
 < 1954 1956 > 

The 1955 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 2 September until 11 September. It was the 75th staging of the U.S. National Championships, and the fourth Grand Slam tennis event of the year.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Tony Trabert (USA) defeated Australia Ken Rosewall (AUS) 9–7, 6–3, 6–3

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Doris Hart (USA) defeated United Kingdom Patricia Ward Hales (GBR) 6–4, 6–2

Men's doubles[edit]

Japan Kosei Kamo (JPN) / Japan Atsushi Miyagi (JPN) defeated United States Gerald Moss (USA) / United States Bill Quillian (USA) 6–3, 6–3, 3–6, 1–6, 6–4 [1]

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Louise Brough (USA) / United States Margaret Osborne (USA) defeated United States Shirley Fry (USA) / United States Doris Hart (USA) 6–3, 1–6, 6–3 [2]

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Doris Hart (USA) / United States Vic Seixas (USA) defeated United States Shirley Fry (USA) / United States Gardnar Mulloy (USA) 7–5, 5–7, 6–2 [3]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1955 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1956 Australian Championships