1969 Queen's Club Championships

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1969 Queen's Club Championships
Date 16 – 21 June
Edition 70th
Draw 64S / 32D / 32X
Surface Grass / Outdoor
Location London , England
Venue Queen's Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Australia Fred Stolle [1]
Women's Singles
United Kingdom Ann Jones
Men's Doubles
Australia Owen Davidson / United States Dennis Ralston [2]
Women's Doubles
United States Rosie Casals / United States Billie-Jean King
← 1968 · Queen's Club Championships · 1970 →

The 1969 Queen's Club Championships, also known by its official name London Grass Court Championships, was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament played on grass courts at the Queen's Club in London in the United Kingdom. It was the 70th edition of the tournament and was held from 16 June through 21 June 1969. Fred Stolle and Ann Jones won the singles titles.[3][4]

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Australia Fred Stolle defeated Australia John Newcombe 6–3, 22–20

  • It was Stolle's 1st title of the year and the 4th of his professional career.

Women's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Ann Jones defeated United Kingdom Winnie Shaw 6–0, 6–1

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia Owen Davidson / United States Dennis Ralston defeated Sweden Ove Nils Bengtson / Brazil Thomaz Koch 7–5, 6–3

  • It was Davidson's 2nd title of the year and the 2nd of his career. It was Ralston's only title of the year and the 2nd of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Rosie Casals / United States Billie-Jean King defeated France Françoise Dürr / United Kingdom Ann Jones 8–6, 6–4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "London / Queen's Club Men's Singles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 
  2. ^ "London / Queen's Club Men's Doubles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1970). BP year book of World Tennis 1970. London: Clipper P. p. 196. ISBN 0851080049. OCLC 502255545. OL 21635829M. 
  4. ^ John Dolan (2011). Women's Tennis 1968–84: the Ultimate Guide. Remous. pp. 30,36. 

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