1890 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

Oliver Campbell defeated last year's champion Henry Slocum 6–2, 4–6, 6–3, 6–1 in the challenge round to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1890 U.S. National Championships.[1] This was the first of three titles for Campbell.

Men's Singles
1890 U.S. National Championships
ChampionUnited States Oliver Campbell
Runner-upUnited States Henry Slocum
Final score6–2, 4–6, 6–3, 6–1
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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Semifinal at the 1890 US Tennis Championships at Newport. Match between Oliver Campbell and Bob Huntington

DrawEdit

Challenge RoundEdit

Challenge Round
  H Slocum 2 6 3 1
  O Campbell 6 4 6 6

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Finals
              
  C Hobart 8 5 2
  P Knapp 10 7 6
  P Knapp 6 6 2 3
  O Campbell 8 0 6 6
  O Campbell 3 6 5 6 6
  B Huntington 6 2 7 2 1

Earlier RoundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  C Hobart
bye   C Hobart 6 6 6
  GF Brown   GF Brown 1 3 1
bye   C Hobart 6 6 6
  M Chace   M Chace 3 2 4
bye   M Chace 6 6 6 6 6
  D Miller   D Miller 1 8 3 3 4
bye   C Hobart 6 6 5 3 6
  VG Hall   VG Hall 4 3 7 6 3
bye   VG Hall 6 6 6
  EW Gould   EW Gould 1 1 3
bye   VG Hall 6 6 6
  H Tallant 6 6 6   H Tallant 2 3 3
  LJ Grant 1 0 0   H Tallant 6 6 6
  MR Wright 6 6 6   MR Wright 2 4 1
  C Bentley 1 1 3

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  J Clark 6 6 6
  FW Smith 2 4 0   J Clark 6 7 6
  HM Billings 2 6 6 6   HM Billings 3 5 3
  SG Walker 6 3 4 1   J Clark 6 2 4 9
  CA Chase 6 6 6   CA Chase 2 6 6 11
  WK Fowler 2 4 2   CA Chase 6 2 7 6
  GP Herrick 2 6 6 6   GP Herrick 1 6 5 2
  A Rives 6 3 3 3   CA Chase 2 8 3 3
  TP Borden 6 8 6   P Knapp 6 6 6 6
  D Kimball 4 6 2   TP Borden 3 0 3
  M Smith 6 2 7 6   M Smith 6 6 6
  FLV Hoppin 4 6 6 2   M Smith 1 3 0
  P Knapp 6 6 6   P Knapp 6 6 6
  FA Kellogg 0 0 0   P Knapp 6 6 6 6
  P Manchester 8 6 6   P Manchester 1 2 8 3
  EA Tuttle 6 2 3

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
JW Carver 5 6 6 6
  T Horton 7 0 1 2 JW Carver 6
  A Empie Wright 6 4 6 6   A Empie Wright 1 r
  BS de Garmendia 4 6 3 1 JW Carver 2 3 6
  O Campbell 6 6 6   O Campbell 6 6 5
  F Huntington 3 4 3   O Campbell 3 7 6 6
SWB Moorehead w/ o SWB Moorehead 6 5 1 3
HM Wilder   O Campbell 6 7 6
  B Lamb 6 6 6   J Ryerson 1 5 3
EA Thompson 4 0 3   B Lamb 6 5 1 3
  J Ryerson 6 7 6   J Ryerson 3 7 6 6
JHF Hunt 0 5 3   J Ryerson 5 4 6 6 6
  EL Hall 6 6 6   Keene 7 6 3 4 1
WB Dinsmore 4 2 4   EL Hall 2 6 3 2
  Keene w/ o   Keene 6 3 6 6
  WG Herrick

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  PS Sears 6 6 6
  WF Metcalfe 1 0 0   PS Sears 4 6 6 6
CP Howland w/ o CP Howland 6 4 3 4
  CE Sands   PS Sears 6 6 2 4 5
  F Hovey w/ o   B Huntington 2 3 6 6 7
  AA Chase   F Hovey 6 4 6 5 0
  B Huntington   B Huntington 3 6 3 7 6
bye   B Huntington 5 6 6 6
O Englestrom GW Lee 7 1 1 1
bye O Englestrom w/ o
  R Sands   R Sands
bye O Englestrom 4 4 2
GW Lee GW Lee 6 6 6
bye GW Lee 6 6 6
C Byrnes C Byrnes 2 3 4
bye

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hall, Valentine G., ed. (1891). Wright & Ditson's Lawn Tennis Guide for 1891. Boston: Wright & Ditson. pp. 51–70 – via HathiTrust.

SourcesEdit

  • Albiero, Alessandro; Carta, Andrea (2010). The Grand Slam Record Book Vol. 1. Monte Porzio Catone: Effepi Libri. p. 572. ISBN 978-88-6002-017-8.