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1913 (results complete)

Entered 7 events in total.

Won 4 of 7 tournaments entered
17-2 match record, and 1 default.

No known open ladies doubles results for 1913

Mixed Doubles
Won 2 of 6 events entered.
9-4 match record.


January 6-12 Nice, New Year Meeting, Nice, France (Clay)


Suzanne Lenglen entered in singles handicap only and wins the event. beating a Miss Hulbert 6-5 6-4 in the final.

January 18 Nice vs Bordhighera, Bordhigera, Italy

Suzanne Lenglen (Nice) d Miss Dale 6-1 6-1

Suzanne won the right to play in this fixture due to taking the singles handicap at Nice. When Suzanne came to the dressing room with her mother the club secretary instructed Mrs Lenglen on where to change. Imagine their surprise when the young teen took the court!

February 24-March 1, Monte Carlo,Monaco (Clay)
Venue: Condamine Club

Suzanne played in the handicap doubles with Elizabeth Ryan. They lost 6-2 2-6 7-5 to the team of O.Ranson and Miss M. E. Stuart.

This was the pair's only defeat in any sort of doubles match. In open doubles they were never defeated.

March 10-17, South of France Championships, Nice, France (Clay)
Venue: Place Mozart

1R: d Miss DG Beckett 6-1 6-1

QF: lost to Dagmar von Krohn 6-1 6-3

Mixed with B Marco
1R: bye
2R: lost to Countess Clara von der Schulenburg/FW Rahe 1-6 1-6

This was an early appearance in tournament play by the future great French player Suzanne Lenglen, who was only thirteen years of age at this point in time.

May ???? Picardy Chmps. Compiegene, France

FI: d Mlle L Marcot

Mixed Doubles (with P Prisse)

FI: 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.

June 18-22 Lille, Lille, France

1R : d Mme A Fockedey 6-0 6-0
2R: d E Le Blan 6-1 6-4
QF: d D Camsuset 6-1 6-1
SF: d S Descamps 6-2 6-2
FI: d Beatrice Butler 6-1 6-1

Mixed Doubles (with P. Fontaine)

1R: bye

2R: lost to E Le Blan/William du Vivier 6-4 6-3

July 6-12, Chantilly, France (Clay)

1R: d. Mlle Pluche 6-1 6-3
QF: d. Marcelle Lucas-Championnière 6-0 6-1
SF: lost to Jeanne Matthey 5-7 1-6


July 20-26 Compiegne, Compiegne, France

SF: d Marie Decugis 6-3 2-0 retired
FI: Lost to Jeanne Matthey default (exhausted by mixed doubles)

Mixed with G Gault

FI d Marie Decugis/Max Decugis 6-1 4-6 6-3


August 24-29 Wimeraux, Wimeraux, France

1R: d A Screpel walkover
2R: d Mrs GW Picton 6-0 6-0
QF: d E. Tighe 6-2 6-0
SF: d Mrs MR Galloway 6-1 6-1
FI: d Blanche Colston 4-6 9-7 3-2 retired

Mixed with H Diffre

FI lost to Blanche Colston/G Manset 1-6 6-1 10-12

September 7-13 Le Touquet, Le Touquet, FR

1R: bye
QF: d MA Wright 6-4 6-3
SF: d Mrs Hollaway 6-0 6-4
FI: d Blanche Colston 6-0 2-6 6-1

Mixed with ER Allen

SF: d Mrs Hollaway/EW Hicks 6-3 6-1
FI: lost to Blanche Colston/Tony Wilding 3-6 6-3 2-6

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