Ned Potter's World Rankings
1. Maureen Connolly
2. Doris Hart
3. Shirley Fry
4. Louise Brough
5. Nancy Chaffee Kiner
6. Pat Todd
7. Jean Walker-Smith (GB)
8. Dottie Knode
9. Angela Mortimer (GB)
0. Anita Kanter
(Check) Connolly won 11 events between January and the PSW. Her only 2 defeats were to Brough in May and Hart at Orange.
Hart won every event entered except one (She lost to Fry at Bombay) before Wimbledon. Hart also lost twice to Mo, and to Todd at Wimbledon and Kanter at Essex.
Fry made the semis in every event save one (South Africa). besides that one upset, all her defeats were by Hart (6 times) or Mo (4).
Walker-Smith not at Forest Hills, being left off her nation's Wightman Cup team.
Dottie Head Knode lost to Connolly at Palm Springs, La Jolla, and the Bay Counties. Knode won the Swiss, German, Turkish, Lausanne, Cologne, and Parisian titles on a summer clay court run, skipping Forest Hills. in the middle of all that she went from being Miss Head to Mrs. Knode
Mortimer won Southdean and Sutton-losing to Walker-Smith at Shirely park and Tally Ho.
Kanter won California State, Colorado, The Tr-State, and the US clay.
??, Cheltenham, England
FI: Lorna Cornell d. Sheila Speight 1-6 13-11 6-2
Iniital compiling of these results was by Rollo starting in 2003. Major additions supplied by Ugarte and additional results and comments from Andrew Tas and GeeTee. Many recent results have come from The Computer.
Last edited by Rollo; Dec 14th, 2015 at 03:35 AM.