1894 Wimbledon Championships

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1894 Wimbledon Championships
Date 9 – 18 July
Edition 18th
Category Grand Slam
Surface Grass
Location Worple Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Venue All England Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United Kingdom Joshua Pim
Women's Singles
United Kingdom Blanche Hillyard
Men's Doubles
United Kingdom Herbert Baddeley / United Kingdom Wilfred Baddeley
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The 1894 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The tournament ran from 9 July until 18 July.[1] It was the 18th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1894.[2]

Champions[edit]

1894 Wimbledon program

Gentlemen's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Joshua Pim defeated United Kingdom Wilfred Baddeley, 10–8, 6–2, 8–6 [3]

Ladies' Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Blanche Hillyard defeated United Kingdom Edith Austin, 6–1, 6–1 [4]

Gentlemen's Doubles[edit]

United Kingdom Herbert Baddeley / United Kingdom Wilfred Baddeley defeated United Kingdom Harry Barlow / United Kingdom C. H. Martin, 5–7, 7–5, 4–6, 6–3, 8–6 [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Wimbledon Compendium, by Alan Little (The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London)
  2. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977)
  3. ^ "Gentlemen's Singles Finals 1877-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Ladies' Singles Finals 1884-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 
  5. ^ "Gentlemen's Doubles Finals 1884-2016". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 29 June 2017. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1893 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1894 U.S. National Championships