1883 Wimbledon Championship – Singles

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Singles
1883 Wimbledon Championships
Champion United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland William Renshaw[1]
Runner-up United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Renshaw[1]
Final score 2–6, 6–3, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3

Ernest Renshaw defeated D. C. Stewart 0–6, 6–3, 6–0, 6–2 in the All Comers Final, but the reigning champion William Renshaw defeated Ernest Renshaw 2–6, 6–3, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3 in the Challenge Round to win the 1883 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2] The challenge round was watched by 2500 spectators.[3]

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

Quarterfinals   Semifinals   Finals
             
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HWW Wilberforce 5 6 6 5 4  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 3 5 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 6 6 5 4 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 0 1 3  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MS Constable 3 5 6 6 3        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 3 0 2  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Renshaw 6 6 6          United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Renshaw 0 6 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Charles Walder Grinstead 4 3 3        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Ernest Renshaw    
     bye      
 

Top Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HWW Wilberforce w/o  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FA Govett      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HWW Wilberforce 4 6 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland JT Hartley 6 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland JT Hartley 6 5 2 4  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland H Barlow 1 3 1        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HWW Wilberforce 5 6 6 5 4  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 3 3 6 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 3 5 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland H Grove 3 6 6 5 2      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 6 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland CE Farmer 2 6 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland CE Farmer 4 4 4  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland B Follett 6 2 2 1        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland DC Stewart 6 6 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FJ Ridgway 3 6 6 3 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 0 1 3
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland F Warren 6 1 1 6 4      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland FJ Ridgway 0 4 1  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 2 6 1 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 6 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland W Milne 6 4 6 1 3        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland WC Taylor 6 6 5 4 6
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland LG Campbell 4 5 6 6 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MS Constable 3 5 6 6 3  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland O Woodhouse 6 6 1 5 4      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland LG Campbell 3 6 2 4
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MS Constable w/o        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland MS Constable 6 1 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Leopold Maxse    

Bottom Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland JE Renshaw 5 6 3 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HF Lawford 6 1 6 2 5      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland JE Renshaw 6 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland GA Montgomerie 6 6 6      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland GA Montgomerie 3 3 3  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland HH Playford 1 3 0        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland JE Renshaw 6 6 6  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Charles Walder Grinstead 4 6 6 4 6        United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Charles Walder Grinstead 4 3 3  
 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland T Williams 6 4 4 6 5      United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Charles Walder Grinstead 6 5 6 6
     United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland RT Richardson 3 6 5 2  
       United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland JE Renshaw          
       bye          
       bye            
       bye            
         bye          
         bye            
       bye          
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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay, Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977
  2. ^ Wimbledon - The Official History of the Championships by John Barrett, Collins Willow 2001 (the source of this draw)
  3. ^ Little, Alan (2001). 2010 Wimbledon Compendium. Wimbledon, London: All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. p. 10. ISBN 1899039333. 

External links[edit]

  • [1] Source for the draw at Wimbledon.com