Open main menu

1946 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

Jack Kramer defeated Tom Brown 9–7, 6–3, 6-0 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1946 U.S. National Championships.[2]

Men's Singles
1946 U.S. National Championships
ChampionUnited States Jack Kramer[1]
Runner-upUnited States Tom Brown[1]
Final score9–7, 6–3, 6-0
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1945 · U.S. National Championships · 1947 →

Contents

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Jack Kramer is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Frank Parker (Quarterfinalist)
  2.   Yvon Petra (Second round)
  3.   Jack Kramer (Champion)
  4.   Alejo Russell (Fourth round)
  5.   Gardnar Mulloy (Semifinalist)
  6.   Pierre Pellizza (Fourth round)
  7.   Bill Talbert (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Felicisimo Ampon (Third round)
  9.   Donald McNeill (Quarterfinalist)
  10.   Enrique Morea (First round)
  11.   Tom Brown (Finalist)
  12.   Harry Hopman (Second round)
  13.   Pancho Segura (Quarterfinalist)
  14.   Bernard Destremau (First round)
  15.   Robert Falkenburg (Semifinalist)
  16.   Philippe Washer (Second round)
  17.   Seymour Greenberg (Fourth round)
  18.   Robert Barnes (Third round)
  19.   Frank Guernsey (Third round)
  20.   Derrick Barton (Third round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Final EightEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
13   Pancho Segura 6 4 10 3
5   Gardnar Mulloy 4 6 12 6
5   Gardnar Mulloy 4 2 4
11   Tom Brown 6 6 6
11   Tom Brown 6 6 6 3 6
1   Frank Parker 3 4 8 6 1
11   Tom Brown 7 3 0
3   Jack Kramer 9 6 6
15   Robert Falkenburg 3 6 2 6 7
7   Bill Talbert 6 1 6 2 5
15   Robert Falkenburg 0 4 4
3   Jack Kramer 6 6 6
9   Donald McNeill 3 2 6 2
3   Jack Kramer 6 6 1 6

Earlier RoundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Russell 6 1 7 6
  Antignat 3 6 5 4
4   Russell 4 6 6 3 6
  Deyro 6 0 1 6 3
  Deyro 6 6 6
  Watson 2 3 4
4   Russell 2 2 7 4
13   Segura 6 6 5 6
  Marois 7 6 4 2 5
  Slack 5 2 6 6 7
  Slack 2 0 2
13   Segura 6 6 6
  Brown 2 2 2
13   Segura 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
18   Barnes 6 6 6
  Macken 2 3 1
18   Barnes 4 3 5
  Brooks 6 6 7
  Brooks 9 7 6
  Kellogg 7 5 4
  Brooks 5 2 5
5   Mulloy 7 6 7
  Avory 6 2 3 6
  Seixas 4 6 6 8
  Seixas 3 3 2
5   Mulloy 6 6 6
  Bowden 2 3 5
  Anderson 0 0 1 5   Mulloy 6 6 7
5   Mulloy 6 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Brown 1 3 1
8   Ampon 6 6 6 8   Ampon 8 6 6
  Wood 3 4 3   Pero 6 3 1
  Pero 6 6 6 8   Ampon 4 6 1 6
  Plougmann w/o   Flam 6 3 6 8
  Gardner   Gardner 4 2 5
  Hainline 4 2 6 6 4   Flam 6 6 7
  Flam 6 6 4 1 6   Flam 3 4 2
  Rochon 4 5 2 11   Brown 6 6 6
  Grant 6 7 6   Grant 6 7 6
  Ager 2 6 6 5 2   Schwartz 4 5 3
  Schwartz 6 3 4 7 6   Grant 1 2 2
  Neff 4 5 8 11   Brown 6 6 6
  Falkenburg 6 7 10   Falkenburg 4 6 1 1
  Kovaleski 5 2 10 11   Brown 6 4 6 6
11   Brown 7 6 12

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14   Destremau 4 4 10
  Larned 6 6 12   Larned 2 6 6 6
  Mathey 3 4 3   Lewis 6 4 3 3
  Lewis 6 6 6   Larned 6 1 2 6 3
  Van Den Eynde 4 4 5 17   Greenberg 3 6 6 4 6
  Tuero 6 6 7   Tuero 0 4 4
  Molloy 2 4 6 6 2 17   Greenberg 6 6 6
17   Greenberg 6 6 4 3 6 17   Greenberg 3 3 2
10   Morea 6 6 2 4 1   Parker 6 6 6
  Likas 4 8 6 6   Likas 4 6 11 6
  Kerdasha 0 1 2   Thomas 6 2 9 4
  Thomas 6 6 6   Likas 0 2 3
  Steiner 5 4 4 1   Parker 6 6 6
  Brink 7 6 6   Brink 2 1 3
  Macken 1 1 3 1   Parker 6 6 6
1   Parker 6 6 6

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Burrows 4 1 4
2   Petra 6 6 6 2   Petra 4 7 4
  Dorfman 3 4 1   Patty 6 9 6
  Patty 6 6 6   Patty 3 6 6 6
  Mottram 3 3 9 7   Canning 6 3 3 2
  Canning 6 6 7 9   Canning 6 6 6
  Hanna 2 6 1 9   Masterson 0 3 3
  Masterson 6 2 6 11   Patty 4 4 2
  Yeomans 4 5 6 2 15   Falkenburg 6 6 6
  Hart 6 7 4 6   Hart 1 2 3
  Holbrook 6 5 3 4   Match 6 6 6
  Match 3 7 6 6   Match 7 6 5 1 2
  Mathey 0 1 1 15   Falkenburg 5 2 7 6 6
  Bartzen 6 6 6   Bartzen 5 4 2
  Buse 1 3 8 1 15   Falkenburg 7 6 6
15   Falkenburg 6 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Carver 5 3 4
12   Hopman 7 6 6 12   Hopman 1 7 6
  Carter 3 6 6 8 11   Cooke 6 9 8
  Cooke 6 8 2 6 13   Cooke 9 1 6 1
  Cushingham w/o   Cochell 11 6 1 6
  Schnaars   Schnaars 1 2 1
  Bellis 5 1 0   Cochell 6 6 6
  Cochell 7 6 6   Cochell 4 4 6
  Behrens 2 3 2 7   Talbert 6 6 8
  Savitt 6 6 6   Savitt 6 6 2 4 6
  Rodgers 2 5 8 1   Kimbrell 4 2 6 6 4
  Kimbrell 6 7 6 6   Savitt 2 2 0
  Sanchez 4 4 4 7   Talbert 6 6 6
  Samson 6 6 6   Samson 0 2 2
  Vogt 5 2 5 7   Talbert 6 6 6
7   Talbert 7 6 7

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Steele, Jr. 3 3 2
6   Pellizza 6 6 6 6   Pellizza 6 6 3 8
  Staubo 1 1 6 6
6   Pellizza 6 6 6
  Everett 3 4 2
  Everett 6 8 6
  Perez 4 6 2
6   Pellizza 6 12 1 8 5
9   McNeill 4 14 6 6 7
  Carmona 3 4 5
  Hammersley 6 6 7
  Hammersley 3 3 3
9   McNeill 6 6 6
  McDiarmid 3 2 4
9   McNeill 6 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   Washer 5 1 1
  Moylan 7 6 6
  Moylan 1 3 6 6 6
19   Guernsey 6 6 3 4 3
  Neale 4 3 4
19   Guernsey 6 6 6
  Moylan 4 4 4
3   Kramer 6 6 6
20   Barton 4 6 9 3 6
  Martin 6 2 7 6 2
20   Barton 1 0 3
3   Kramer 6 6 6
  Hall 5 0 3
3   Kramer 7 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York City]: New Chapter Press. p. 460. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Talbert, Bill (1967). Tennis Observed – The USLTA Men's Singles Champions, 1881-1966,. Barre: Barre Publishers. p. 122. OCLC 172306.

External linksEdit