1884 U.S. National Championships – Singles

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Singles
1884 U.S. National Championships
Champion Richard Sears
Runner-up Howard Taylor
Final score 6–0, 1–6, 6–0, 6–2
Events
Singles Doubles
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A challenge round was introduced which was played until 1911. Richard Sears won his fourth consecutive title by beating Howard Taylor in the challenge round.

Draw[edit]

Challenge Round[edit]

Challenge Round
United States Richard Sears 6 1 6 6
United States Howard Taylor 0 6 0 2

Finals[edit]

Semifinals Finals
                       
United States Percy Knapp 2 6 1
United States Howard Taylor 6 2 6
United States Howard Taylor 6 4 6 6
United States William VS Thorne 4 6 1 4
United States William VS Thorne 2 6 6
United States Clarence Clark 6 2 3

Earlier Rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
United States RL Beeckman 6 6
United States MG Post 3 2 United States RL Beeckman 6 6
United States SH Hooper United States SH Hooper 5 4
bye United States RL Beeckman 1 6 6
United States P Willis United States P Willis 6 5 2
bye United States P Willis 6 6
United States A Rives United States A Rives 3 3
bye United States RL Beeckman 1 2
United States P Knapp United States P Knapp 6 6
bye United States P Knapp 6 6
United States FH Gillette United States FH Gillette 4 2
bye United States P Knapp 6 6
United States WB Eaton United States WB Eaton 1 1
bye United States WB Eaton w/ o
United States J Dwight United States J Dwight
bye

Section 2[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
United States H Taylor
bye United States H Taylor 6 6
United States GM Brinley 6 6 United States GM Brinley 1 1
United States WB Merriman 5 1 United States H Taylor 3 6 7
United States J Clark United States J Clark 6 2 5
bye United States J Clark 6 6
United States WF Metcalfe United States WF Metcalfe 2 0
bye United States H Taylor 6 6
United States A Van Rensselaer United States A Van Rensselaer 4 1
bye United States A Van Rensselaer 6 6
United States WH Barnes United States WH Barnes 5 1
bye United States A Van Rensselaer 6 2 6
United States RF Conover United States RF Conover 4 6 3
bye United States RF Conover 6 6
United States F Keene United States F Keene 2 2
bye

Section 3[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
United States W Thorne 6 6
United States F Warren 0 1 United States W Thorne 0 6 6
United States MS Paton United States MS Paton 6 5 4
bye United States W Thorne w/ o
United States H Slocum United States H Slocum
bye United States H Slocum 4 6 6
United States FJ Hynes United States FJ Hynes 6 2 3
bye United States W Thorne w/ o
United States G Richards United States G Richards
bye United States G Richards w/ o
United States AM Wood United States AM Wood
bye United States G Richards 4 6 6
United States EK Butler United States EK Butler 6 5 4
bye United States EK Butler 6 6
United States W Berry United States W Berry 2 1
bye

Section 4[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
United States C Clark
bye United States C Clark 6 6
United States A Curtis United States A Curtis 3 4
bye United States C Clark 6 6
United States PR Lyman United States PR Lyman 4 1
bye United States PR Lyman 6 6
United States N Perry E Hallowell United States N Perry E Hallowell 3 3
bye United States C Clark 6 6
United States AC Salt United States AC Salt 2 2
bye United States AC Salt 6 6
United States EE Denniston United States EE Denniston 5 1
bye United States AC Salt 6 6
United States M Fielding United States M Fielding 4 1
bye United States M Fielding 6 6
United States W Gammell United States W Gammell 1 4
bye

References[edit]

  • Albiero, Alessandro; Carta, Andrea (2010). The Grand Slam Record Book Vol. 1. Monte Porzio Catone: Effepi Libri. p. 570. ISBN 978-88-6002-017-8.