1929 Australian Championships – Men's Singles

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Men's Singles
1929 Australian Championships
Champion United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Colin Gregory
Runner-up Australia Richard Schlesinger
Final score 6–2, 6–2, 5–7, 6–4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed

Colin Gregory defeated Richard Schlesinger 6–2, 6–2, 5–7, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1929 Australian Championships.

Seeds[edit]

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

  1. Australia Jack Crawford (Quarterfinalist)
  2. Australia Edgar Moon (Semifinalist)
  3. Australia Ronald O. Cummings (Second round)
  4. Australia Harry Hopman (Semifinalist)
  5. Australia Pat O'Hara-Wood (Quarterfinalist)
  6. United Kingdom Colin Gregory (Champion)
  7. United Kingdom Bunny Austin (Quarterfinalist)
  8. Australia Richard Schlesinger (Finalist)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

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

Finals[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1  Australia Jack Crawford 3 3 6 4    
8  Australia Richard Schlesinger 6 6 2 6    
  8  Australia Richard Schlesinger 6 6 0 6    
  4  Australia Harry Hopman 2 1 6 2    
4  Australia Harry Hopman 6 11 7    
  5  Australia Pat O'Hara-Wood 2 9 5      
    8  Australia Richard Schlesinger 2 2 7 4  
  6  United Kingdom Colin Gregory 6 6 5 6  
  2  Australia Edgar Moon 2 5 6 6 6  
7  United Kingdom Bunny Austin 6 7 1 2 4  
2  Australia Edgar Moon 4 5 2    
  6  United Kingdom Colin Gregory 6 7 6      
 Australia Ernest Rowe 4 2 4    
  6  United Kingdom Colin Gregory 6 6 6      

Earlier Rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
1  Australia Crawford 6 6 6      
 Australia Little 4 3 0         1  Australia Crawford 6 8 6      
 Australia Moore 8 6 6 6        Australia Moore 0 6 1      
 Australia Sweeting 10 2 3 3         1  Australia Crawford 6 6 2 6    
8  Australia Schlesinger 6 6 6           8  Australia Schlesinger 3 3 6 4    
 Australia Harvey 0 1 3         8  Australia Schlesinger 6 6 0 6  
 Australia Thompson 6 6 6          Australia Thompson 0 1 6 4    
 Australia Cattanach 2 3 3           8  Australia Schlesinger 6 6 0 6  
4  Australia Hopman 7 6 6           4  Australia Hopman 2 1 6 2  
 Australia Frankenberg 5 3 3         4  Australia Hopman 6 6 6      
 Australia Hone 6 6 6          Australia Hone 1 0 1      
 Australia Vincent 2 1 1           4  Australia Hopman 6 11 7    
5  Australia O'Hara-Wood 6 6 7           5  Australia O'Hara-Wood 2 9 5      
 Australia James 2 1 5         5  Australia O'Hara-Wood 6 4 6 6  
 United Kingdom Collins 6 6 6          United Kingdom Collins 3 6 1 4    
 Australia Dalgleish 3 1 0      

Section 2[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
2  Australia Moon 6 6 6      
 Australia Walker 2 2 4         2  Australia Moon 6 6 6      
 Australia McCracken                Australia McCracken 2 1 4      
 Australia Page w/o               2  Australia Moon 2 5 6 6 6  
7  United Kingdom Austin 3 6 6 6         7  United Kingdom Austin 6 7 1 2 4  
 Australia Wertheim 6 4 2 1       7  United Kingdom Austin 8 6 6    
 Australia Cropper                Australia Cropper 6 1 0      
 Australia Turnbull w/o               2  Australia Moon 6 7 6    
3  Australia Ronald O. Cummings 6 6 6           6  United Kingdom Gregory 4 5 2    
 Australia Hone 1 1 2         3  Australia Ronald O. Cummings 1 12 6 4 4  
 Australia Rowe 7 4 9 6        Australia Rowe 6 10 2 6 6  
 Australia Black 5 6 7 4          Australia Rowe 6 6 6    
6  United Kingdom Gregory 6 6 6           6  United Kingdom Gregory 4 2 4      
 Australia Manthorpe 3 2 1         6  United Kingdom Gregory 6 6 6    
 Australia Hooper 6 6 6          Australia Hooper 1 3 4      
 Australia Hone 3 3 2      

External links[edit]

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