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Re: 1924 results

Week of December 31-January 6

December 31, 1923-January 6 , Beau Site, Cannes, France (Clay)
Venue: The Beau Site Hotel

Singles (Draw=20)

1R: Mme Syz d. Mrs Arthur 6-1 6-3
1R: Margaret Tripp d. P L French 6-1 6-0
1R: Madeline O’Neill d. Agnes Hillyard 6-1 6-4
1R: Agnes Visart De Bocarme d. Suzanne Lenglen default

2R: Elizabeth Ryan d. Mme Syz default
2R: Margaret Tripp d. J M Greig 6-0 6-0
2R: Phyllis Satterthwaite d. G Carruthers 6-0 6-0
2R: Cosette Saint Omer Roy d. Mrs R A Boyd 5-7 6-4 6-3
2R: Mrs E H Keays d. Mrs M Bax 1-6 6-2 6-2
2R: Madeline O’Neill d. Domini Crosfield 6-4 7-9 6-4
2R: Lesley Cadle d. Agnes Visart De Bocarme 6-2 6-0

QF: Elizabeth Ryan d. Margaret Tripp 6-3 6-3
QF: Phyllis Satterthwaite d. Cosette Saint Omer Roy
QF: Mrs E H Keays d. Mrs W H Day 6-1 6-1
QF: Lesley Cadle d. Madeline O’Neill 6-1 6-1

SF: Elizabeth Ryan d. Phyllis Satterthwaite w/o
SF: Lesley Cadle d. Mrs E H Keays 6-2 6-0

FI: Elizabeth Ryan (US) d. Leslie Cadle (GB) 6-3 6-3

MX: Suzanne Lenglen/Charles Aeschliman (Swt) d Phyllis Satterwaite (GB)/Jack Hillyard (GB) 10-8 3-6 6-0


December 23–January 7, County of Cumberland Championship Sydney, Australia (Grass)

QF: Daphne Akhurst d Marjorie Cox 6-1 6-2
QF: Louie Bickerton d Robb 6-1 6-2
QF: Pattie Meaney d Miss Garland 4-6 6-4 6-3
QF: N Mitchell d Mary Elliott 7-5 2-6 6-4

SF: Meaney d Mitchell 8-6 6-4
SF: Akhurst d Bickerton 9-7 6-2

FI: Daphne Akhurst d Pattie Meaney 6-0 6-3


SF Cox/St George d Garland/Menzies 6-4 6-1
SF Akhurst/Mitchell d Cooling/Meaney 6-2 3-6 6-1

FI Cox/St George d Akhurst/N Mitchell 4-6 6-3 6-3

DF: Marjorie Cox/Floris Saint-George d. Daphne Akhurst/N. Mitchell 4-6 6-3, 6-3

MX: Daphne Akhurst/Jack Willard d. Floris Saint-George/Norman Peach 6-2 6-2*

The mixed final was replayed on January 7 after the two teams initially split sets With Akhutst/Willard winning the first 7-4 then dropping the seond 4-6. The other event swere completed on January 5.

In the ladies final Bickerton led 5-4 and 6-5 but Akhurst used the length and width of the court to the utmost advantage. In the second set as Bickerton tired her errors became more numerous.

Last edited by Rollo; Feb 19th, 2015 at 02:01 AM.
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