1924 Women's British Open Squash Championship

The 1924 Ladies Open Championships was held at the Queen's Club, West Kensington in London from 3–8 December 1923.
Nancy Cave won the title defeating her sister Joyce Cave in the final. This championship was held in the 1923 but in the 1923/24 season so is attributed as being the 1924 event.[1]

British Open Squash Championships
3rd Women's British Open Championships
Details
LocationLondon, England
VenueQueen's Club, West Kensington
← 1923
1925 →

Draw and resultsEdit

[2]

Section A (Round Robin)Edit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Joyce Cave   Mrs E Tew ++ 21-12
  Miss Joyce Cave   Miss Eileen Nicholson 21-3
  Miss Joyce Cave   Mrs R G De Quetteville + 21-2
  Mrs E Tew ++   Miss Eileen Nicholson 21-10
  Mrs E Tew ++   Mrs R G De Quetteville + 21-3
  Miss Eileen Nicholson   Mrs R G De Quetteville + 21-2

Section B (Round Robin)Edit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Nancy Cave   Miss Reid 21-0
  Miss Nancy Cave   Miss Cecily Fenwick 21-9
  Miss Nancy Cave   Miss Joyce Nicholson 21-9
  Miss Cecily Fenwick   Miss Reid 21-0
  Miss Joyce Nicholson   Miss Reid 21-4
  Miss Cecily Fenwick   Miss Joyce Nicholson 21-16

Section C (Round Robin)Edit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Sylvia Huntsman   Miss Lees 21-5
  Miss Sylvia Huntsman   Mrs Potter 21-3
  Miss Sylvia Huntsman   Miss V Wagg 21-0
  Miss Lees   Mrs Potter 21-4
  Miss Lees   Miss V Wagg 21-14
  Miss V Wagg   Mrs Potter 21-2

Section D (Round Robin)Edit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Phyllis Blake   Miss Joan Huntsman 21-10
  Miss Phyllis Blake   Mrs Johnson 21-15
  Miss Phyllis Blake   Miss P Slagg 21-10
  Miss Joan Huntsman   Mrs Johnson 21-14
  Miss Joan Huntsman   Miss P Slagg 21-15
  Mrs Johnson   Miss P Slagg w/o

Second roundEdit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Nancy Cave   Miss Joan Huntsman 15-5 15-4
  Miss Joyce Cave   Miss Lees 15-3 15-4
  Miss Sylvia Huntsman   Miss Cecily Fenwick 15-11 15-11
  Miss Phyllis Blake   Hon Mrs Edward Tew ++ 15-61 15-12

Semi finalsEdit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Nancy Cave   Miss Sylvia Huntsman 15-10 15-5
  Miss Joyce Cave   Miss Phyllis Blake 15-1 15-7

FinalEdit

Player One Player Two Score
  Miss Nancy Cave   Miss Joyce Cave 15-8 15-13

+ Mrs R G De Quetteville (née Molly Austin-Cartmell)
++ Honourable Mrs Edward Tew (née Catherine Hawke)

Preceded by British Open Squash Championships
England (London)

1924
Succeeded by

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Times Archives 1923 Open Championship". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  2. ^ "Squash Rackets". The Times Archives.