1889 Wimbledon Championships – Ladies' Singles

Blanche Hillyard defeated Lena Rice 4–6, 8–6, 6–4 in the All Comers' Final to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1889 Wimbledon Championships. The reigning champion Lottie Dod did not defend her title.[1][2]

Ladies' Singles
1889 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionUnited Kingdom Blanche Hillyard
Runner-upUnited Kingdom Lena Rice
Final score4–6, 8–6, 6–4
Details
Draw6
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1888 · Wimbledon Championships · 1890 →

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

All Comers'Edit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
  Lena Rice 6 6
  May Jacks 6 6   May Jacks 2 0
  Mary Steedman 4 2   Lena Rice 6 6 4
  Blanche Hillyard 6 6   Blanche Hillyard 4 8 6
  Annie Rice 3 0   Blanche Hillyard 8 6
  Bertha Steedman 6 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay, Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977
  2. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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