Re: 1910 results
began February 7 Nice Lawn Club Championship, Nice, France (Clay)
Venue: Nice Lawn Tennis Club
FI: Betty Nutcombe-Quicke (GB) d B Darbyshire 6-3 8-6
Wright and Ditson notes that B Darbyshire was a former holder of this event.
February 9-12, Coronado Hotel, San Diego, California, USA (Hard)
Venue: Coronado Hotel
1R: Hazel Hotchkiss d. Mrs W Best 6-0 6-1
1R: Florence Sutton d. Adelaide Fenton 6-0 6-0
1R: Ethel Bruce bye
1R: Golda Meyer bye
SF: Hotchkiss d. Bruce 6-, 6-4
SF: F Sutton d. Meyer 4-6 6-4 6-0
FI: Hazel Hotchkiss d. Florence Sutton [score?]
CR: May Sutton (holder) d. Hazel Hotchkiss 6-3 3-6 6-4
DF: Ethel Bruce/May Sutton vs Hazel Hotchkiss/Golda Meyer 6-3 2-6 unfinished
This appears to be the first time May Sutton dropped a set in singles since her loss to Charlotte Sterry in the final of the Northern Tournament in Manchester, England, in June 1907.
February 18-22, Hotel Virginia, Long Beach, California (Hard)
Venue: Hotel Virginia
1R: May Sutton-bye
1R: Ethel Bruce d. Mary Browne 6-2 6-3
1R: Florence Sutton d. Golda Meyer 6-1 6-4
1R: Hazel Hotchkiss-bye
SF: M Sutton d. Bruce 6-1 6-3
SF: Hotchkiss d. F Sutton 6-2 6-0
FI: May Sutton d. Hazel Hotchkiss 6-2 6-2
MX: Hazel Hotchkiss/Maurice McLoughlin d May Sutton/Mr Hord 6-3 6-4
2,000 watch the final, a huge crowd in 1910. May beats her sister Ethel in the semis, which is May's first match of the event.
began February 14, Championships of the Italian Riviera, San Remo, Italy (Clay)
FI: Amy Ransome (GB) d. Miss Greenway (GB) default
February 21-28, Monte Carlo, Monaco (Clay)
SF: Rosamund Salusbury (GB) d. Mrs Wyckoff 6-1 6-3
SF: M Brooksmith (GB) d. Betty Nutcombe-Quicke (GB) 6-3 6-1
FI: Rosamund Salusbury (GB) d. M Brooksmith (GB) 4-6 6-2 6-2
MX: Marie Décugis/Max Décugis d. Rosamund Salusbury (GB)/Evan Gwynne Evans (GB) 8-6 1-6 6-1
The Countess Sculenburg, Alice Greene, Mrs Gladys Lamplough, and Miss Lowther also competed in this event.
Last edited by Rollo : Nov 27th, 2014 at 04:57 AM.