1924 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

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Men's Singles
1924 Wimbledon Championships
Champion France Jean Borotra
Runner-up France René Lacoste[1]
Final score 6–1, 3–6, 6–1, 3–6, 6–4
Details
Draw 128
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
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Bill Johnston was the defending champion, but did not participate.

Jean Borotra defeated René Lacoste 6–1, 3–6, 6–1, 3–6, 6–4 in the final to win the Gentlemen's Singles title at the 1924 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                         
France René Lacoste 6 5 6 6
Belgium Jean Washer 1 7 4 2
France René Lacoste 6 3 6 6
United States R. Norris Williams 1 6 2 3
United Kingdom Algernon Kingscote 7 4 3 4
United States R. Norris Williams 5 6 6 6
France René Lacoste 1 6 1 6 4
France Jean Borotra 6 3 6 3 6
France Jean Borotra 6 4 6 6
United States Vincent Richards 4 6 0 3
France Jean Borotra 6 6 7
South Africa Louis Raymond 2 4 5
United States Watson Washburn 0 5 15
South Africa Louis Raymond 6 7 17

Top half[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
United Kingdom C Kingsley 8 4 4 1
India SM Hadi 6 6 6 6 India SM Hadi 7 6 6
United Kingdom LF Davin w/o Republic of China (1912–49) H-H Khoo 5 3 2
Republic of China (1912–49) H-H Khoo India SM Hadi 5 3 3
Spain M Alonso 6 6 6 France R Lacoste 7 6 6
United Kingdom C Gregory 1 3 4 Spain M Alonso 6 2 15 3 2
France R Lacoste 6 4 6 6 France R Lacoste 2 6 13 6 6
Japan S Okamoto 2 6 3 4 France R Lacoste 6 6 6
Netherlands G Leembruggen 1 3 6 6 6 United Kingdom B Gilbert 3 3 2
United Kingdom GW Todd 6 6 4 0 1 Netherlands G Leembruggen 6 1 1 2
United Kingdom WDK Thellusson 8 6 3 6 4 United Kingdom J Weakley 2 6 6 6
United Kingdom J Weakley 6 8 6 4 6 United Kingdom J Weakley 0 2 0
United Kingdom B Gilbert 6 6 6 United Kingdom B Gilbert 6 6 6
United Kingdom N Turnbull 3 4 4 United Kingdom B Gilbert 5 6 9 6
South Africa J Condon 7 6 6 South Africa J Condon 7 2 7 2
United States A Wilder 5 0 2

Section 2[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
United Kingdom A Ingram 4 6 9 6
Mexico F del Canto 6 1 7 1 United Kingdom A Ingram 3 6 6 6 3
Belgium J Washer 6 6 6 Belgium J Washer 6 8 3 2 6
New Zealand P Allison 4 3 3 Belgium J Washer 6 0 6 6 7
United Kingdom R Lycett 6 7 6 Australia J Bayley 4 6 2 8 5
Republic of Ireland F Crosbie 3 5 4 United Kingdom R Lycett 5 4 6 3
United Kingdom G Fletcher 6 4 3 Australia J Bayley 7 6 3 6
Australia J Bayley 8 6 6 Belgium J Washer 6 7 6
New Zealand JF Park 1 2 2 Australia N Brookes 2 5 4
United States F Hunter 6 6 6 United States F Hunter 6 6 6
United Kingdom WHM Aitken 2 3 5 United Kingdom J Hillyard 1 3 2
United Kingdom J Hillyard 6 6 7 United States F Hunter 6 3 4 7 3
India D Rutnam 6 6 6 Australia N Brookes 3 6 6 5 6
United Kingdom J Legg 1 2 3 India D Rutnam 2 2 6 1
Australia N Brookes 6 6 6 Australia N Brookes 6 6 2 6
Switzerland H Fisher 2 2 3

Section 3[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Australia D Browne 4 11 3 2
Japan M Fukuda 6 9 6 6 Japan M Fukuda 1 7 6 6
United Kingdom T Mavrogordato 6 3 7 6 United Kingdom T Mavrogordato 6 5 4 4
United Kingdom G Stoddart 3 6 5 1 Japan M Fukuda 0 2 4
United Kingdom E Higgs 4 0 0 India S Jacob 6 6 6
India S Jacob 6 6 6 India S Jacob 6 7 6
United Kingdom H Stoker 3 5 6 6 6 United Kingdom H Stoker 3 5 2
United Kingdom B Helmore 6 7 3 0 3 India S Jacob 3 3 3
United Kingdom N Dicks 6 6 6 United Kingdom A Kingscote 6 6 6
United Kingdom TA Digby 0 2 1 United Kingdom NEV Dicks 6 5 5 6 4
United Kingdom M Ritchie 6 6 0 United Kingdom M Ritchie 4 7 7 4 6
Sweden C-E von Braun 1 0 0r United Kingdom M Ritchie 4 3 3
United Kingdom L Alderson 3 6 4 2 United Kingdom A Kingscote 6 6 6
United Kingdom G Crole-Rees 6 3 6 6 United Kingdom G Crole-Rees 2 5 6
United Kingdom F Jarvis 0 2 4 United Kingdom A Kingscote 6 7 8
United Kingdom A Kingscote 6 6 6

Section 4[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
France A Gerbault w/o
United Kingdom A Dudley United Kingdom A Dudley 6 6 5 8
Jamaica BM Clark 7 5 2 6 4 United Kingdom V Burr 2 2 7 6
United Kingdom V Burr 5 7 6 3 6 United Kingdom A Dudley 3 0 4
United Kingdom C Eames 0 8 4 United States RN Williams 6 6 6
France P Féret 6 10 6 France P Féret 4 6 6 4
United States RN Williams 6 6 6 United States RN Williams 6 4 8 6
Republic of Ireland E McGuire 1 4 2 United States RN Williams 6 6 6
United Kingdom W Swinden 6 6 7 South Africa I Richardson 1 1 4
United Kingdom H Hunter 3 4 5 United Kingdom W Swinden 2 2 4
United Kingdom JC Masterman w/o Romania N Mișu 6 6 6
Romania N Mișu Romania N Mișu 2 3 1r
South Africa I Richardson 2 6 6 10 South Africa I Richardson 6 6 3
New Zealand J Peacock 6 1 1 8 South Africa I Richardson 6 6 6
United Kingdom StJ Evers 4 2 1 United Kingdom K Lester 4 2 2
United Kingdom K Lester 6 6 6

Bottom half[edit]

Section 5[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
United Kingdom AW Davson 2 1 1
India M Sleem 6 6 6 India M Sleem 6 6 6
United Kingdom AK Evans 3 2 7 United Kingdom LJ Hill 3 3 1
United Kingdom L Hill 6 6 9 India M Sleem 4 6 3 2
South Africa P Spence 6 6 6 South Africa P Spence 6 1 6 6
Mexico M Lozano-Alatorre 1 2 0 South Africa P Spence 6 7 6
Netherlands C Bryan 3 1 6 6 6 Netherlands C Bryan 3 5 4
United Kingdom CS Grace 6 6 4 2 3 South Africa P Spence 2 12 6 0
United Kingdom N Willford 9 6 6 6 France J Borotra 6 14 3 6
France J Borotra 11 4 3 3 France J Borotra 6 7 2 6
United Kingdom NC Abrams 2 1 3 United Kingdom M Woosnam 3 5 6 4
United Kingdom M Woosnam 6 6 6 France J Borotra 6 6 6
United States C Fischer 7 6 6 United Kingdom G Lowe 1 3 4
United Kingdom V Rudolf 5 3 3 United States C Fischer 1 3 3
United Kingdom HR Fussell 1 4 1 United Kingdom G Lowe 6 6 6
United Kingdom G Lowe 6 6 6

Section 6[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
United Kingdom JM Bell 6 6 3 6
India EBN Taylor 2 3 6 3 United Kingdom JM Bell 6 1 1 1
United States J Van Alen 5 6 6 5 1 United Kingdom A Lowe 3 6 6 6
United Kingdom A Lowe 7 3 4 7 6 United Kingdom A Lowe 6 6 2 2 4
United Kingdom R Poland 6 7 6 United Kingdom D Greig 2 2 6 6 6
United Kingdom W Radcliffe 1 5 3 United Kingdom R Poland 4 2 3
United Kingdom D Greig 2 6 6 6 United Kingdom D Greig 6 6 6
United Kingdom EG Bisseker 6 2 2 4 United Kingdom D Greig 2 6 2 5
United Kingdom R Dash 7 6 6 United States V Richards 6 4 6 7
Spain JM Alonso 5 2 2 United Kingdom R Dash 0 4 3
New Zealand AE Park 1 1 0 United States V Richards 6 6 6
United States V Richards 6 6 6 United States V Richards 6 6 6
United Kingdom RG Stone 0 3 2 Japan T Harada 4 1 2
United Kingdom E Crawshay-Williams 6 6 6 United Kingdom E Crawshay-Williams 2 1 4
United Kingdom N Deed 4 1 3 Japan T Harada 6 6 6
Japan T Harada 6 6 6

Section 7[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
United States W Washburn 6 6 7
United Kingdom L Godfree 4 0 5 United States W Washburn 4 6 6 5 6
Canada H Mayes 6 6 6 Canada H Mayes 6 4 0 7 4
United Kingdom M Hick 1 1 3 United States W Washburn 6 6 4 6
Belgium G Watson 3 6 3 6 6 United Kingdom L Crawford 4 4 6 2
South Africa J Lezard 6 1 6 3 0 Belgium G Watson 2 3 0
United Kingdom L Crawford 6 3 15 6 United Kingdom L Crawford 6 6 6
United Kingdom G Thomas 3 6 13 3 United States W Washburn 0 6 6 6
United Kingdom C Roupell 7 5 7 2 6 Australia A Watt 6 3 4 4
United Kingdom P Davson 5 7 5 6 1 United Kingdom C Roupell 2 4 6 6 3
United Kingdom M Temple 4 0 4 Australia A Watt 6 6 0 2 6
Australia A Watt 6 6 6 Australia A Watt 6 6 6
India AH Fyzee w/o United Kingdom H Standring 3 4 3
United Kingdom S Owen United Kingdom S Owen 4 4 5
United Kingdom H Standring 6 6 6 United Kingdom H Standring 6 6 7
Canada C Leslie 1 2 0

Section 8[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Netherlands H Timmer 7 2 5 6
New Zealand F Fisher 5 6 7 3 Netherlands H Timmer 4 4 4
South Africa L Raymond 6 6 6 South Africa L Raymond 6 6 6
United Kingdom L Michell 1 2 2 South Africa L Raymond 8 2 4 12 6
United Kingdom A Drew 7 3 6 6 6 France J Brugnon 6 6 6 10 4
United Kingdom A Belgrave 9 6 3 0 2 United Kingdom A Drew 0 3 1
United Kingdom R MacInnes 3 5 1 France J Brugnon 6 6 6
France J Brugnon 6 7 6 South Africa L Raymond 7 6 6
India AA Fyzee 6 6 6 United Kingdom P Wheatley 5 0 0
South Africa G Sherwell 2 1 2 India AA Fyzee 3 5 4
United Kingdom W Crawley 11 6 9 United Kingdom W Crawley 6 7 6
Republic of Ireland S Dillon 9 1 7 United Kingdom W Crawley 3 4 6
United Kingdom P Wheatley 11 8 6 United Kingdom P Wheatley 6 6 8
United Kingdom G Millard 9 6 1 United Kingdom P Wheatley 4 7 5 7 2
United Kingdom A Blair 4 3 1 Australia J Willard 6 5 7 5 1r
Australia J Willard 6 6 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Barrett, John (2001). Wimbledon : The Official History of the Championships. London: CollinsWillow. p. 292. ISBN 0007117078. 

External links[edit]

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