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1941 TOURNOI DE FRANCE


Dates: July 29-August 3
Venue: Stade Roland Garros, Paris, France
Surface: Clay

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Singles (Draw=16)


1st Round

Alice Weiwers (Lux) d. Simone Kleinadel 6-1 6-1
Jacqueline Foy d. Mlle Lacarde 4-6 6-1 6-0
Aimée Charpenel d. Cécile Bertrand 6-4 6-3
Paulette Mellerio d. Raymonde Veber 6-3 6-3

Suzanne Pannetier d. Jacqueline Vives 1-6 7-5 7-5
Mme Savelsberg d. Mme Callou default
Andrée Varin d. Mlle Morane 2-6 8-6 7-5
Anne-Marie Seghers d. Cosette Saint-Omer-Roy 6-2 6-2

Quarterfinals

Weiwers d. Foy 6-0 6-1
Mellerio d. Charpenel 6-2 6-2
Pannetier d. Savelsberg 7-5 6-3
Seghers d. Varin 1-6 7-5 6-0

Semifinals

Weiwers d. Mellerio 6-2 6-0
Seghers d. Pannetier 6-1 6-1

Final

Alice Weiwers d. Anne-Marie Seghers 6-0 6-2

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Doubles (Draw=at least 7)

1st Round

Cosette Saint-Omer-Roy/Alice Weiwers (Lux) d. ????
Paulette Mellerio/Suzanne Pannetier d. Cécile Bertrand/Mme Endgerand 6-2 6-1
Aimée Charpenel/Jacqueline Vives d. Henriette Morel-Deville/Andrée Varin ????
Simone Kleinadel/Anne-Marie Seghers d. Leila Claude-Anet/Mme Salvesberg 8-6 3-6 7-5

Semifinals

Saint-Omer-Roy/Weiwers d. Mellerio/Pannetier 6-2 6-1
Charpenel/Vives d. Kleinadel/Seghers 2-6 6-1 6-2

Final

Cosette Saint-Omer-Roy/Alice Weiwers d. Aimée Charpenel/Jacqueline Vives 6-4 6-3

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Mixed Doubles (Draw at least 7)

1st Round

Alice Weiwers (Lux)/Robert Abdesselam d. Paulette Mellario/Jamain 6-1 6-1
Anne-Marie Seghers/Jacques Sanglier d. Aimée Charpenel/Zarifi 6-4 12-14 6-2
Andrée Varin/Coco Gentien d. Jacqueline Vives/Noghes (Mon) 8-6 6-3
Suzanne Pannetier/Roger Dessair d. ????

Semifinals

Weiwers/Abdesselam d. Seghers/Sanglier default
Pannetier/Dessair d. Varin/Gentien 6-3 6-4

Final

Alice Weiwers/Robert Abdesselam d. Suzanne Pannetier/Roger Dessair 6-2 6-4

Before the Mixed Doubles final-Alice Weiwers-who also won the singles



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Draw:

Missing full names for:

Mme Callou
Mme Endgerand
Mlle Lacarde
Mlle Morane --could beJacqueline or Marie-Simone Morane.
Mme Savelsberg

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Sources:

Les Matins

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Summary:

After a one year hiatus due to the German ivasion of 1940 the French resumes under the title the "Tornoi de France."

The German occupation precluded any real international involvement. Even Weiwers, from Luxembourg, was sometimes listed as French.

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