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1929 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

Helen Wills successfully defended her title, defeating Helen Jacobs in the final, 6–1, 6–2 to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1929 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

Women's Singles
1929 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionUnited States Helen Wills
Runner-upUnited States Helen Jacobs
Final score6–1, 6–2
Details
Draw96 (10Q)
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1928 · Wimbledon Championships · 1930 →

SeedsEdit

01.     Helen Wills (Champion)
02.     Lilí de Álvarez (Fourth round)
03.     Betty Nuthall (Third round)
04.     Eileen Bennett (Fourth round)
05.     Helen Jacobs (Final)
06.     Bobbie Heine (Quarterfinals)
07.     Simonne Mathieu (Third round)
08.     Cilly Aussem (Fourth round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Helen Wills 6 6
6   Bobbie Heine 2 4
1   Helen Wills 6 6
  Elsie Goldsack 2 0
  Elsie Goldsack 6 6
  Billie Tapscott 3 3
1   Helen Wills 6 6
5   Helen Jacobs 1 2
  Mary McIlquham 1 0
5   Helen Jacobs 6 6
5   Helen Jacobs 6 6
  Joan Ridley 2 2
  May Bundy 3 2
  Joan Ridley 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Helen Wills 6 6
  GE Tomblin 0 0
1   H Wills 6 6
  T Schomburgk 0 0
  Toni Schomburgk
  Lucia Valerio w/o
1   H Wills 6 6
  J Sigart 2 3
  Cecily Marriott 4 6 2
  Gwen Sterry 6 4 6
  G Sterry 6 4
  J Sigart 8 6
  Josane Sigart 6 6 9
  Joan Strawson 2 8 7

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   Bobbie Heine 6 6
Q   Gladys Thompson 3 3
6   E Heine 6 6
  S Kleinadel 2 3
  Simone Kleinadel 6 3 6
  Lavender Campbell 2 6 2
6   E Heine 6 7
  P Covell 2 5
  Phyllis Covell
  Mence Canters w/o
  P Covell 6 4 6
  W Beamish 4 6 3
  Jacqueline Gallay 1 2
  Winifred Beamish 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Betty Nuthall 6 6
Q   Vera Marshall 1 4 3   B Nuthall 6 6
  Dorothy Round 6 4 8   D Round 1 1
  Ilse Friedleben 3 6 6 3   B Nuthall 3 3
  Edith Cross 6 4 5   M Michell 6 6
  Enid Clarke 3 6 7   E Clarke 6 3 4
  Betty Dix 6 2 5   M Michell 2 6 6
  Peggy Michell 4 6 7   M Michell 6 5 0
  Elsie Goldsack 6 6   E Goldsack 4 7 6
Q   Helen Bourne 3 4   E Goldsack 6 6
  Else Dam 6 6   E Dam 3 3
  Winifred Bower 4 1   E Goldsack 6 6
  JL Colegate 2 5   E Haylock 3 0
  Cristobel Hardie 6 7   C Hardie 2 6
  Rosetta Blair-White 7 3 2   E Haylock 6 8
  Elsa Haylock 5 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   Simonne Mathieu 6 6
  Madzy Couquerque 2 2 7   S Mathieu 7 6
  Phyllis Whitley 4 6 10   P Whitley 5 4
Q   Gethyn Harry 6 4 8 7   S Mathieu 7 1 3
  Jenny Sandison 2 3   D Tapscott 5 6 6
  Simone Barbier 6 6   S Barbier 6 1 1
  Beatrice Feltham 5 3   D Tapscott 4 6 6
  Billie Tapscott 7 6   D Tapscott 6 5 6
Q   Sybil Johnson 6 6   V Chamberlain 3 7 4
Q   Betty Boas 3 1 Q   S Johnson 5 3
  Phyllis Satterthwaite 7 4 6   P Satterthwaite 7 6
  Madge Slaney 5 6 2   P Satterthwaite 3 7
Q   Margaret Mellows 2 6 8   V Chamberlain 6 9
  Davinia Gordon 6 1 10   D Gordon 1 6 3
  Violet Chamberlain 6 6   V Chamberlain 6 2 6
  Aurea Edgington 3 2

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
2   Lilí de Álvarez 6 6
  Mrs Bruce-May 0 2 2   E de Álvarez 6 6
  Julie Serpieri 6 6   J Serpieri 2 2
  I Lenos 0 3 2   E de Álvarez 6 8
  Mary Heeley 1 8 0   E Ryan 4 6
  Dorothy Hill 6 6 6   D Hill 0 2
  Dorothy Anderson 1 1   E Ryan 6 6
  Elizabeth Ryan 6 6 2   E de Álvarez 4 6 2
  Eleanor Rose 6 6   M McIlquham 6 4 6
  Mrs HV Edwards 2 3   E Rose 1 2
  Mary McIlquham 6 10   M McIlquham 6 6
  Doreen Cole 0 8   M McIlquham 3 6 6
  Effie Hemmant   P Mudford 6 0 2
  Margaret Stocks w/o   E Hemmant 3 0
  F Pearson 2 1   P Mudford 6 6
  Phyllis Mudford 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Helen Jacobs 6 6
  Alida Neave 0 3 5   H Jacobs 6 6
  Violette Gallay 0 10   I Rost 3 0
  Irmgard Rost 6 12 5   H Jacobs 6 6
  Joan Lycett 6 6   J Lycett 2 2
Q   Evelyn Goldsworth 4 4   J Lycett 7 6
  Jeanne Vaussard Q   V Montgomery 5 3
Q   Vera Montgomery w/o 5   H Jacobs 6 6
  Joan Fry 6 7   J Fry 3 4
  Enid Broadbridge 2 5   J Fry 6 6
  Elizabeth Macready 4 2   D Shepherd-Barron 3 4
  Dorothy Shepherd-Barron 6 6   J Fry 6 6
  Dorothy Jameson   P Watson 1 4
  Lolette Payot w/o   D Jameson 4 5
  Phoebe Watson 7 6   P Watson 6 7
  Evelyn Colyer 5 2

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Eileen Bennett 6 6
  Nanette le Besnerais 1 1
4   E Bennett 6 6
  M Morrill 3 3
  Marjorie Morrill 6 6
Q   DE Munro 0 1
4   E Bennett 6 4 4
  M Bundy 3 6 6
  Esna Robertson w/o
  May Bundy
  M Bundy 6 4 6
  E Harvey 2 6 4
  Naomi Trentham 4 3
  Ermyntrude Harvey 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Cilly Aussem 6 6
  CJ Tyrrell 0 2
8   C Aussem 6 6
  M Mallory 4 1
  Audrey de Smidt 3 6 5
  Molla Mallory 6 3 7
8   C Aussem 6 1
  J Ridley 8 6
  Yvonne Sigart 0 1
  Joan Ridley 6 6
  J Ridley 6 6
  K Bouman 4 3
  Nancy Lyle 6 1
  Kea Bouman 8 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

External linksEdit

  • [1] Source for the draw at Wimbledon.com