1932 French Championships (tennis)

The 1932 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay ourts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 26 May until 6 June. It was the 37th staging of the French Championships and the second Grand Slam tournament of the year.[3][4]

1932 French Championships
Date26 May – 6 June
Edition37th
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceClay
LocationParis (XVIe), France
VenueStade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
France Henri Cochet [1]
Women's Singles
United States Helen Wills Moody [2]
Men's Doubles
France Henri Cochet / France Jacques Brugnon
Women's Doubles
United States Helen Wills Moody / United States Elizabeth Ryan
Mixed Doubles
United Kingdom Betty Nuthall / United Kingdom Fred Perry
← 1931 · French Championships · 1933 →

Henri Cochet and Helen Wills Moody won their final French Championships. For Cochet, it was his fifth win, for Wills Moody, her fourth.

FinalsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

  Henri Cochet (FRA) defeated   Giorgio de Stefani (ITA), 6–0, 6–4, 4–6, 6–3

Women's SinglesEdit

  Helen Wills Moody (USA) defeated   Simonne Mathieu (FRA) 7–5, 6–1

Men's DoublesEdit

  Henri Cochet (FRA) /   Jacques Brugnon (FRA) defeated   Christian Boussus (FRA) /   Marcel Bernard (FRA) 6–4, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3

Women's DoublesEdit

  Helen Wills Moody (USA) /   Elizabeth Ryan (USA) defeated   Betty Nuthall (GBR) /   Eileen Bennett Whittingstall (GBR) 6–1, 6–3

Mixed DoublesEdit

  Betty Nuthall (GBR) /   Fred Perry (GBR) defeated   Helen Wills Moody (USA) /   Sidney Wood (USA) 6–4, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Roland-Garros 1932 (Grand Slam) - Men singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT).
  2. ^ "Roland-Garros 1932 (Grand Slam) - Women singles" (PDF). Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT).
  3. ^ "Tennis : Les Championnats internationeaux de France". Match (in French). No. 299. 31 May 1932. pp. 4–5 – via Gallica.
  4. ^ "Tennis : Les championnats de France internationeaux de tennis, simple et doubles". Match (in French). No. 300. 6 June 1932. pp. 3–4 – via Gallica.

External linksEdit


Preceded by
1932 Australian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1932 Wimbledon Championships