1890 Wimbledon Championships – Gentlemen's Singles

Willoughby Hamilton defeated Harry Barlow, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4, 4–6, 7–5 in the All Comers' Final, and then defeated the reigning champion William Renshaw, 6–8, 6–2, 3–6, 6–1, 6–1 in the Challenge Round to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1890 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

Gentlemen's Singles
1890 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionUnited Kingdom Willoughby Hamilton
Runner-upUnited Kingdom William Renshaw
Final score6–8, 6–2, 3–6, 6–1, 6–1
Details
Draw30
Seeds
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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DrawEdit

KeyEdit

Challenge roundEdit

Challenge Round
       
  Willoughby Hamilton 6 6 3 6 6
  William Renshaw 8 2 6 1 1

All Comers' FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
              
  Joshua Pim 6 4 4 2
  Willoughby Hamilton 0 6 6 6
  Willoughby Hamilton 2 6 6 4 7
  Harry Barlow 6 4 4 6 5
  Ernest Lewis 5 4 6 5
  Harry Barlow 7 6 4 7

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Manliffe Goodbody w/o
  Joshua Pim 7 9 6 6   J Pim
  Oswald Milne 5 11 3 2   J Pim 6 12 6
  Harry Scrivener 7 9 0   H Scrivener 3 10 0
  Herbert Wilberforce 5 7 0r   H Scrivener 6 6 4 9
  Wilberforce Eaves 6 3 6 0 6   W Eaves 4 1 6 7
  FA Bowlby 4 6 0 6 4   J Pim 6 4 4 2
  William Taylor   W Hamilton 0 6 6 6
  FL Rawson w/o   W Taylor 5 1 1
  Arthur Gore 0 1 1   W Hamilton 7 6 6
  Willoughby Hamilton 6 6 6   W Hamilton 6 6 6
  Andrew Ziffo 2 4 3   W Baddeley 3 0 1
  George Mewburn 6 6 6   G Mewburn 4 6 2
  Wilfred Baddeley 6 6 6   W Baddeley 6 8 6
  AW Andrews 0 3 0

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Herbert Lawford
  Archibald Thomson w/o   H Lawford w/o
  Deane Miller 6 6 5 4 6   D Miller
  Harold Mahony 4 1 7 6 2   D Miller 3 1 1
  Ernest Lewis 6 6 6   E Lewis 6 6 6
  Horace Chapman 4 3 4   E Lewis 6 6 2 4 6
  Ernest Meers 6 6 6   E Meers 3 2 6 6 2
  A Walker 1 1 2   E Lewis 5 4 6 5
  Herbert Baddeley   H Barlow 7 6 4 7
  Ernest Renshaw w/o   H Baddeley 4 3 3
  Grainger Chaytor 6 6 6   G Chaytor 6 6 6
  Charles Lacy Sweet 3 2 1   G Chaytor 10 4 6 1 1
  George Hillyard   H Barlow 8 6 2 6 6
  Charles Ross w/o   G Hillyard 1 0 3
  Harry Barlow 6 6 6

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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