1938 U.S. National Championships (tennis)
|1938 U.S. National Championships|
|Date||8 – 24 September|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Location||Forest Hills, Queens
New York, USA
|Venue||West Side Tennis Club|
|Don Budge / Gene Mako|
|Sarah Palfrey Cooke / Alice Marble|
|Alice Marble / Don Budge|
The 1938 U.S. National Championships (now known as the US Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor grass courts at the West Side Tennis Club, Forest Hills in New York, USA. The tournament ran from 8 September until 24 September. It was the 58th staging of the U.S. National Championships and the fourth Grand Slam tennis event of the year.
American Don Budge won the men's singles title and became the first tennis player to win the Grand Slam i.e. winning all four Major tennis tournaments (Australian Championships, French Championships, Wimbledon Championships, and U.S. National Championships) in a single calendar year. Budge also won the doubles and mixed doubles title.
1938 Wimbledon Championships
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by
1939 Australian Championships