Re: 1913 results
Second half of May
Circa mid-May, Picardy Championships, Compiègne, France (Clay)
FI: Suzanne Lenglen d. L. Marcot ????
MX: Suzanne Lenglen/P. Prisse d Mme Vanni/A. Bacquard 6-4 7-5
This was the first ever tournament win in open singles competition for Suzanne Lenglen, who was not quite 14 years of age at this point in time.
began May 16, Championships of Austria, Prague, Bohemia (Clay)
FI: Emmy Matuch (Ast) d. Dagmar von Krohn (Ger) default
MX: Marie Amende (Ast)/Oscar Kreuzer (Ger) d. Dagmar von Krohn (Ger)/George K. Logie (GB) 6-3 6-4
???? French Closed Championships, Paris, France (Clay)
Venue: Racing Club de France
FI: Marguerite Broquedis d Jeanne Matthey 6-3 6-3
Traditionally held in the second half of May.
May 19-24, Surrey Championships, Surbiton, Surrey, England (Grass)
FI: Charlotte Sterry d. Madeline O’Neill 8-6 6-1
DF: Dora Boothby/Winifred McNair d. Dorothea Lambert Chambers/Charlotte Sterry 8-6 2-6 6-1
MX: Ethel Larcombe/Charles P. Dixon d. Dora Boothby/Arthur D. Prebble 6-2 6-2
Charlotte Sterry was 42 years of age at this point in time.
began May 19, Ghent, Ghent, Belgium (Clay)
FI: Anne de Borman d. Mlle Goemaere 6-2 6-3
MX: Lucienne Tschaggeny/William du Vivier d. Anne de Borman/Count Ludwig von Salm (Ast) 9-7 6-2
May 26-31, Ladies’ Championship of Pennsylvania and the Eastern States, Haverford, USA (Grass)
Venue: Merion Cricket Club
SF: Mary K. Browne d. Louise Riddell Williams 6-2 7-5
SF: Edna Wildey d. Alice Day Beard 10-8 2-6 6-2
FI: Mary K. Browne d. Edna Wildey 6-2 6-4
SF: Dorothy Green/Edna Wildey d. Kennedy/Clark 6-0 6-3
SF: Mary K. Browne/Louise Riddell Willliams d. Williams/Mrs. Beig w.o
DF: Dorothy Green/Edna Wildey d. Mary K. Browne/Louise Riddell Williams 6-3 8-6
SF: Carey/Johnson d. Disston/A.E. Kennedy Jr. 7-5 7-9 6-2
SF: Dorothy Green/Rogers d. Edna Wildey/Sands (scores not given)
FI: Green/Rogers d. Carey/Johnson 6-1 6-4
No challenge rounds in singles or doubles as titleholders Maud Barger-Wallach and Marion Fenno/Eleanora Sears did not defend.
May 26-31, Middlesex Championships, Chiswick Park, London, England (Grass)
FI: Dorothea Lambert Chambers d. Dora Boothby 6-2 6-3
DF: Dorothea Lambert Chambers/Charlotte Sterry d. Miss Hughes d’Aeth/M. Paine 6-2 6-2
MX: Dorothea Lambert Chambers/Charles P. Dixon d. Geraldine Beamish/F.R. Price 6-1 2-6 6-1
May 26-31, Worcestershire Championships, Malvern, Worcestershire, England (Grass)
FI: Ethel Larcombe d. Edith Hannam 3-6 9-7 6-2
DF: Ethel Larcombe/Winifred Longhurst d. Edith Hannam/Miss Hogarth 6-1 6-3
MX: Ethel Larcombe/James C. Parke d. Edith Hannam/E. Larsen 6-1 6-2
May 29-June 2, Championships of Frankfurt, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany (Clay)
FI: Mieken Rieck d. Ilse Weihermann 7-5 4-6 6-3
MX: Mieken Rieck/Robert Kleinschroth d. R. Lent/Baron Moritz von Bissing 6-2 6-1
Last edited by Rollo; Oct 24th, 2012 at 03:51 PM.