1950 French Championships (tennis)

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1950 French Championships
Date:   24 May – 3 June
Edition:   49th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Clay
Location:   Paris (XVIe), France
Venue:   Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Budge Patty [1]
Women's Singles
United States Doris Hart [2]
Men's Doubles
United States Bill Talbert / United States Tony Trabert
Women's Doubles
United States Doris Hart / United States Shirley Fry
Mixed Doubles
United States Barbara Scofield / Argentina Enrique Morea
French Championships
 < 1949 1951 > 

The 1950 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 24 May until 3 June. It was the 49th staging of the French Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1950.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Budge Patty defeated Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Drobný 6–1, 6–2, 3–6, 5–7, 7–5


Women's Singles[edit]

United States Doris Hart defeated United States Patricia Todd 6–4, 4–6, 6–2


Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Bill Talbert / United States Tony Trabert defeated Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Drobný / South Africa Eric Sturgess 6–2, 1–6, 10–8, 6–2


Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Doris Hart / United States Shirley Fry defeated United States Louise Brough / United States Margaret Osborne duPont 1–6, 7–5, 6–2


Mixed Doubles[edit]

United States Barbara Scofield / Argentina Enrique Morea defeated United States Patricia Todd / United States Bill Talbert walkover


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roland-Garros 1950 (Grand Slam) - Men singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 
  2. ^ "Roland-Garros 1950 (Grand Slam) - Women singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT). 

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1950 Australian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1950 Wimbledon Championships