1932 French Championships (tennis)

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1932 French Championships
Date 26 May - 6 June
Edition 37th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Clay
Location Paris (XVIe), France
Venue Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
France Henri Cochet [1]
Women's Singles
United States Helen Wills Moody [2]
Men's Doubles
France Henri Cochet / France Jacques Brugnon
Women's Doubles
United States Helen Wills Moody / United States Elizabeth Ryan
Mixed Doubles
United Kingdom Betty Nuthall / United Kingdom Fred Perry
← 1931 · French Championships · 1933 →

The 1932 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay ourts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 26 May until 6 June. It was the 37th staging of the French Championships and the second Grand Slam tournament of the year.[3][4]

Henri Cochet and Helen Wills Moody won their final French Championships. For Cochet, it was his fifth win, for Wills Moody, her fourth.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

France Henri Cochet (FRA) defeated Italy Giorgio de Stefani (ITA), 6–0, 6–4, 4–6, 6–3

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Helen Wills Moody (USA) defeated France Simonne Mathieu (FRA) 7–5, 6–1

Men's Doubles[edit]

France Henri Cochet (FRA) / France Jacques Brugnon (FRA) defeated France Christian Boussus (FRA) / France Marcel Bernard (FRA) 6–4, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3

Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Helen Wills Moody (USA) / United States Elizabeth Ryan (USA) defeated United Kingdom Betty Nuthall (GBR) / United Kingdom Eileen Bennett Whittingstall (GBR) 6–1, 6–3

Mixed Doubles[edit]

United Kingdom Betty Nuthall (GBR) / United Kingdom Fred Perry (GBR) defeated United States Helen Wills Moody (USA) / United States Sidney Wood (USA) 6–4, 6–2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roland-Garros 1932 (Grand Slam) - Men singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 
  2. ^ "Roland-Garros 1932 (Grand Slam) - Women singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 
  3. ^ "Tennis : Les Championnats internationeaux de France". Match (in French). No. 299. 31 May 1932. pp. 4–5 – via Gallica. 
  4. ^ "Tennis : Les championnats de France internationeaux de tennis, simple et doubles". Match (in French). No. 300. 6 June 1932. pp. 3–4 – via Gallica. 

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Preceded by
1932 Australian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1932 Wimbledon Championships