1960 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

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1960 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   Australia Neale Fraser[1]
Runner-up   Australia Rod Laver[1]
Final score   6–4, 3–6, 9–7, 7–5
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1959 1961 > 

Neale Fraser defeated Rod Laver 6–4, 3–6, 9–7, 7–5 in the final to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1960 Wimbledon Championships.

Seeds[edit]

The seeded players are listed below. Neale Fraser is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Australia Neale Fraser (Champion)
  2. United States Barry MacKay (Quarterfinalist)
  3. Australia Rod Laver (Finalist)
  4. Chile Luis Ayala (Quarterfinalist)
  5. Italy Nicola Pietrangeli (Semifinalist)
  6. Australia Roy Emerson (Quarterfinalist)
  7. India Ramanathan Krishnan (Semifinalist)
  8. United States Butch Buchholz (Quarterfinalist)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Final Eight[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1  Australia Neale Fraser 4 6 4 15    
8  United States Butch Buchholz 6 3 6 15    
  1  Australia Neale Fraser 6 6 6      
  7  India Ramanathan Krishnan 3 2 2      
4  Chile Luis Ayala 5 8 2    
  7  India Ramanathan Krishnan 7 10 6      
    1  Australia Neale Fraser 6 3 9 7  
  3  Australia Rod Laver 4 6 7 5  
  6  Australia Roy Emerson 4 7 4 4    
3  Australia Rod Laver 6 5 6 6    
3  Australia Rod Laver 4 6 8 6 6
  5  Italy Nicola Pietrangeli 6 3 10 2 4  
5  Italy Nicola Pietrangeli 16 6 3 6  
  2  United States Barry MacKay 14 2 6 4    

Earlier rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Austria Hainka 2 0 4
1 Australia Fraser 6 6 6 1 Australia Fraser 6 6 6
Brazil Mandarino 4 3 6 4 Netherlands Maris 2 3 2
Netherlands Maris 6 6 2 6 1 Australia Fraser 6 6 6 6
South Africa Hammill 6 3 11 6 8 Soviet Union Lejus 4 1 8 3
West Germany Ecklebe 2 6 13 3 10 West Germany Ecklebe 6 6 7 4
Poland Gasiorek 2 3 4 Soviet Union Lejus 4 8 9 6
Soviet Union Lejus 6 6 6 1 Australia Fraser 6 6 6
West Germany Buding 6 6 1 1 Australia Candy 2 3 2
Italy Sirola 0 8 6 6 Italy Sirola 6 10 4 4 5
United States Siska 6 3 1 1 Australia Candy 4 8 6 6 7
Australia Candy 2 6 6 6 Australia Candy 6 7 3 6
Q United Kingdom Moys 4 8 4 2 United States Mulloy 4 5 6 2
United Kingdom Davies 6 6 6 6 United Kingdom Davies 3 3 4
United Kingdom Pickard 5 4 17 3 United States Mulloy 6 6 6
United States Mulloy 7 6 15 6

Section 2[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Spain Couder 3 7 6 2
8 United States Buchholz 6 9 2 6 8 United States Buchholz 6 6 6
United Kingdom Barrett 2 4 1 United States Cranston 4 3 1
United States Cranston 6 6 6 8 United States Buchholz 6 15 7
United States Mayne 6 7 4 5 Australia Mark 4 13 5
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Jovanović 8 5 6 7 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Jovanović 6 3 0
India Kumar 0 2 1 Australia Mark 8 6 6
Australia Mark 6 6 6 8 United States Buchholz 6 6 7
Q Sweden Holm 4 0 4 South Africa Gaertner 2 4 5
South Africa Gaertner 6 6 6 South Africa Gaertner 6 8 6
Denmark Leschly 7 4 3 2 Mexico Contreras 1 6 2
Mexico Contreras 5 6 6 6 South Africa Gaertner 6 3 8 6
United States Ditzler 3 3 6 3 France Grinda 3 6 6 4
United States Fox 6 6 3 6 United States Fox 0 1 2
Egypt Sayed 3 2 4 France Grinda 6 6 6
France Grinda 6 6 6

Section 3[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Q South Africa Sanders 7 2 6
4 Chile Ayala 9 6 8 4 Chile Ayala 6 6 6
United Kingdom Ward 1 6 5 6 6 Italy Tacchini 1 1 3
Italy Tacchini 6 4 7 4 8 4 Chile Ayala 8
LL Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Presecki 2 1 3 United Kingdom Mills 7
Australia Pearce 6 6 6 Australia Pearce 6 0 8 3
Australia Coghlan 6 4 6 6 5 United Kingdom Mills 3 6 10 6
United Kingdom Mills 4 6 3 8 7 4 Chile Ayala 9 0 6 10 6
Mexico Palafox 3 12 2 5 Sweden Lundquist 11 6 1 8 4
United Kingdom Knight 6 10 6 7 United Kingdom Knight 6 4 6 9 3
United States Holmberg 6 6 3 8 Denmark Nielsen 2 6 2 11 6
Denmark Nielsen 4 8 6 10 Denmark Nielsen 11 1 6 6 7
Norway Moe 3 2 4 Sweden Lundquist 13 6 4 4 9
United States Ralston 6 6 6 United States Ralston 4 1 7
Australia Howe 6 6 3 3 3 Sweden Lundquist 6 6 9
Sweden Lundquist 2 1 6 6 6

Section 4[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Q Australia Hillebrand 4 3 6 6 1
7 India Krishnan 6 6 2 3 6 7 India Krishnan 2 6 6 2 6
United States Krikorian 3 2 6 Spain Gimeno 6 3 0 6 3
Spain Gimeno 6 6 8 7 India Krishnan 6 6 6
Austria Legenstein 6 5 6 4 3 West Germany Stuck 0 1 1
Brazil Fernandes 4 7 3 6 6 Brazil Fernandes 5 1 5
United Kingdom Drobný 6 5 1 2 West Germany Stuck 7 6 7
West Germany Stuck 3 7 6 6 7 India Krishnan 3 8 6 5 6
Q United Kingdom Taylor 4 4 6 6 5 South Africa Vermaak 6 6 0 7 2
France Haillet 6 6 2 3 7 France Haillet 7 3 4
New Zealand Woolf 4 4 4 Australia Hewitt 9 6 6
Australia Hewitt 6 6 6 Australia Hewitt 4 4 6 1
United States Froehling 6 6 3 4 South Africa Vermaak 6 6 3 6
South Africa Vermaak 4 8 6 6 South Africa Vermaak 5 6 7 7
Q United Kingdom Applewhaite 3 0 2 South Africa Mandelstam 7 3 5 5
South Africa Mandelstam 6 6 6

Section 5[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Australia Phillips-Moore 5 6 5 6 1
Mexico Llamas 7 2 7 3 6 Mexico Llamas 6 7 6
United Kingdom Hann 2 2 2 Australia Woodcock 3 5 2
Australia Woodcock 6 6 6 Mexico Llamas 6 6 4 8
Belgium Brichant 3 4 3 United Kingdom Becker 2 4 6 6
Italy Merlo 6 6 6 Italy Merlo 6 6 7 3 2
South Africa Segal 9 6 4 3 United Kingdom Becker 4 3 9 6 6
United Kingdom Becker 11 3 6 6 Mexico Llamas 6 0 2 7
United States Douglas 7 5 7 4 2 6 Australia Emerson 2 6 6 9
New Zealand Otway 5 7 5 6 6 New Zealand Otway 8 6 6
West Germany Kuhnke 8 3 6 5 Q Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Pilić 6 3 2
Q Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Pilić 10 6 0 7 New Zealand Otway 11 6 3 5
Soviet Union Mozer 9 3 6 2 3 6 Australia Emerson 13 4 6 7
Czechoslovakia Javorský 7 6 4 6 6 Czechoslovakia Javorský 6 6 1 0 3
Denmark Ulrich 1 4 4 6 Australia Emerson 4 1 6 6 6
6 Australia Emerson 6 6 6

Section 6[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
United Kingdom Oakley 4 4 4
United Kingdom Sangster 6 6 6 United Kingdom Sangster 6 6 2 7
Egypt Mohammed-Ali 1 2 1 Q New Zealand McDonald 4 3 6 5
Q New Zealand McDonald 6 6 6 United Kingdom Sangster 1 6 2
Q India Udaykumar 9 0 2 2 France Darmon 6 8 6
United States McKinley 7 6 6 6 United States McKinley 4 2 6 6 1
Australia Stolle 6 4 3 France Darmon 6 6 3 4 6
France Darmon 8 6 6 France Darmon 2 6 1 6
Sweden Stockenberg 2 3 2 3 Australia Laver 6 2 6 8
Spain Santana 6 6 6 Spain Santana 6 5 10 6 8
Austria Saiko 3 6 4 4 Australia Lane 3 7 12 4 6
Australia Lane 6 1 6 6 Spain Santana 6 1 4 4
Australia Nette 3 4 6 4 3 Australia Laver 3 6 6 6
United States Flam 6 6 2 6 United States Flam 2 2 2
United Kingdom Ward 3 0 2 3 Australia Laver 6 6 6
3 Australia Laver 6 6 6

Section 7[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Mexico Ochoa 6 1 4 1
Finland Nyyssonen 3 6 6 6 Finland Nyyssonen 3 3 8 6
United Kingdom Baxter 2 4 1 United States Frost 6 6 6 8
United States Frost 6 6 6 United States Frost 7 6 6
Q Australia O'Brien 7 11 4 4 Hungary Gulyás 5 4 4
West Germany Bungert 5 13 6 6 West Germany Bungert 9 4 3
Argentina Aubone 3 3 4 Hungary Gulyás 11 6 6
Hungary Gulyás 6 6 6 United States Frost 4 1 2
France Licis 9 1 6 6 4 5 Italy Pietrangeli 6 6 6
Chile Rodríguez 11 6 1 1 6 Chile Rodríguez 2 0 5
Brazil Barnes 2 3 3 United Kingdom Wilson 6 6 7
United Kingdom Wilson 6 6 6 United Kingdom Wilson 2 6 11 8 3
India Mukerjea 3 4 2 5 Italy Pietrangeli 6 4 13 6 6
Australia Mulligan 6 6 6 Australia Mulligan 1 4 7
United States Patty 3 7 3 5 Italy Pietrangeli 6 6 9
5 Italy Pietrangeli 6 9 6

Section 8[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Plecevic 2 0 2
New Zealand Gerrard 6 6 6 New Zealand Gerrard 4 6 2
Netherlands Van Eijsden 1 3 4 Mexico Osuna 6 8 6
Mexico Osuna 6 6 6 Mexico Osuna 7 5 6 1
South Africa Koenig 1 2 3 Denmark Ulrich 9 7 4 6
Denmark Ulrich 6 6 6 Denmark Ulrich 7 3 6 6
Colombia Alvarez 4 6 4 4 United Kingdom Paish 5 6 1 3
United Kingdom Paish 6 3 6 6 Denmark Ulrich 2 2 6
Norway Soehol 2 5 4 2 United States MacKay 6 6 8
France Molinari 6 7 6 France Molinari 6 4 5 2
Republic of Ireland Jackson 1 2 2 Sweden Schmidt 4 6 7 6
Sweden Schmidt 6 6 6 Sweden Schmidt 4 3 9
United States Eisenberg 4 4 4 2 United States MacKay 6 6 11
Southern Rhodesia Bey 6 6 6 Southern Rhodesia Bey 2 6 4
Spain Arilla 2 4 5 2 United States MacKay 6 8 6
2 United States MacKay 6 6 7

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Barrett, John (2001). Wimbledon : The Official History of the Championships. London: CollinsWillow. p. 352. ISBN 0007117078. 

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