1960 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

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1960 U.S. National Championships
Date:   2 September – 17 September
Edition:   80th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
Venue:   West Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Australia Neale Fraser
Women's Singles
United States Darlene Hard
Men's Doubles
Australia Neale Fraser / Australia Roy Emerson
Women's Doubles
Brazil Maria Bueno / United States Darlene Hard
Mixed Doubles
United States Margaret Osborne / Australia Neale Fraser
U.S. National Championships
 < 1959 1961 > 

The 1960 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 17 September. It was the 80th staging of the U.S. National Championships, and the fourth Grand Slam tennis event of 1960.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Australia Neale Fraser defeated Australia Rod Laver 6–4, 6–4, 9–7

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Darlene Hard defeated Brazil Maria Bueno 6–4, 10–12, 6–4

Men's doubles[edit]

Australia Neale Fraser / Australia Roy Emerson defeated Australia Rod Laver / Australia Bob Mark 9–7, 6–, 6–4, 13–11 [1]

Women's doubles[edit]

Brazil Maria Bueno / United States Darlene Hard defeated United Kingdom Ann Haydon Jones / United Kingdom Deidre Catt 6–1, 6–1 [2]

Mixed doubles[edit]

United States Margaret Osborne / Australia Neale Fraser defeated Brazil Maria Bueno / Mexico Antonio Palafox 6–3, 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
1960 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1961 Australian Championships