Howard Taylor (tennis)
|Full name||Howard Augustus Taylor|
|Country (sports)||United States|
|Turned pro||1879 (amateur tour)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|US Open||F (1884Ch, 1886, 1887, 1888)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|US Open||W (1889)|
Howard A. Taylor was a tennis player from the United States.
Taylor performed well at the U.S. National Championships, reaching the Challenge Round in 1884 and the All-Comers final in 1886, 1887 and 1888. He also won the doubles title in 1889 alongside Henry Slocum, finishing runner-up in 1886 and 1887.
Grand Slam record
U.S. National championships
- Singles finalist: 1884, 1888
- Doubles champion: 1889
- Doubles finalist: 1886, 1887
Grand Slam finals
Doubles (1 title)
|Winner||1889||U.S. Championships||Grass||Henry Slocum|| Valentine Hall
|14–12, 10–8, 6–4|
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