Christiaan van Lennep
3 January 1887|
|Died||5 December 1955
Rochers de Toveyres, Switzerland
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|French Open||3R (1927, 1928)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Davis Cup||FEU (1925)|
He won the singles title at the Dutch National Tennis Championships in 1905, 1907, 1919, 1921, 1925 and 1926. He was also a seven times doubles champion.
Van Lennep participated in the singles and doubles events at the 1908 and 1924 Olympics. His best result was reaching the third round in the singles event at the 1924 Olympics in Paris. In the third round he lost to American Watson Washburn by three sets to one. He reached the final of the singles event at the inaugural British Hard Court Championships, played in Torquay in April 1924, in which he was defeated by Randolph Lycett in four sets.
|Ancestors of Christiaan van Lennep|
- Tennisz és golf II (Budapest, Hungary: Bethlen Gábor Irod. és Nyomdai RT) 7: 105. (April 12, 1930)
- "Christiaan van Lennep". tennismuseum.nl (in Dutch). Hilversum, Netherlands: robertblom.nl marketing- en communicatie. Retrieved 7 March 2013.
- "Olympics – Athletes – Christiaan, Jonkheer van Lennep". SportsReference.
- "Olympic Tennis Event – Players – Christiaan van Lennep". ITF.
- "Lawntennis (Dutch)" (PDF). Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant. 29 April 1924. pp. Ochtendblad A, page 1.
- "Davis Cup – Player Profile". ITF.