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1946 Wimbledon Championships – Mixed Doubles

Bobby Riggs and Alice Marble were the defending champions, but were ineligible to compete after turning professional.

Mixed Doubles
1946 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsUnited States Tom Brown
United States Louise Brough
Runners-upAustralia Geoff Brown
United States Dorothy Bundy
Final score6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw80
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1939 · Wimbledon Championships · 1947 →

Tom Brown and Louise Brough defeated Geoff Brown and Dorothy Bundy in the final, 6–4, 6–4 to win the Mixed Doubles tennis title at the 1946 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

SeedsEdit

01.     Harry Hopman /   Margaret Osborne (Semifinals)
02.     Geoff Brown /   Dorothy Bundy (Final)
03.     Tom Brown /   Louise Brough (Champions)
04.     Dinny Pails /   Kay Menzies (Quarterfinals)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Harry Hopman
  Margaret Osborne
6 6
  Tony Mottram
  Betty Hilton
4 2
1   Harry Hopman
  Margaret Osborne
3 3
3   Tom Brown
  Louise Brough
6 6
3   Tom Brown
  Louise Brough
6 6
  Geoffrey Paish
  Vera Dace
3 2
3   Tom Brown
  Louise Brough
6 6
2   Geoff Brown
  Dorothy Bundy
4 4
  Budge Patty
  Pauline Betz
6 7
4   Dinny Pails
  Kay Menzies
4 5
  Budge Patty
  Pauline Betz
10 2
2   Geoff Brown
  Dorothy Bundy
12 6
  Don Butler
  Jean Bostock
3 3
2   Geoff Brown
  Dorothy Bundy
6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Harry Hopman
  Margaret Osborne
6 6
  George McVeagh
  Gay Chandler
0 2
1   H Hopman
  M Osborne
6 6
  R Carter
  J Quertier
2 2
  Roland Morton
  Betty Uber
3 2
  Roland Carter
  Jean Quertier
6 6
1   H Hopman
  M Osborne
6 6
  D Hardwick
  D Hart
2 2
  Claude Lister
  Thelma Jarvis
5 5
  Cliff Hovell
  Alex McKelvie
7 7
  C Hovell
  A McKelvie
0 4
  D Hardwick
  D Hart
6 6
  Derek Hardwick
  Doris Hart
6 6
  H Wheeler
  Peggy Dawson-Scott
4 1

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Harold Marsland
  Doris Heppenstall
5 6 3
  Raymond Egan
  Sally Lister
7 2 6
  R Egan
  S Lister
3 6 4
  J Ipsen
  G Lines
6 2 6
  Jaanik Ipsen
  Gladys Lines
6 6
  Bernard Neal
  Georgie Woodgate
3 1
  J Ipsen
  G Lines
6 3 4
  A Mottram
  E Hilton
1 6 6
  Jimmy Hunt
  Betty Coutts
6 1 3
  Tony Mottram
  Betty Hilton
4 6 6
  A Mottram
  E Hilton
6 6
  Y Petra
  S Mathieu
4 3
  Yvon Petra
  Simonne Mathieu
  Erik Filby
  Nancy Glover
w/o

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Tom Brown
  Louise Brough
6 6
  Freddie Della Porta
  Patsy Rodgers
2 1
3   T Brown
  L Brough
6 6
  C Betts
  Y Law
0 0
  Ronald MacInnes
  Betty Couper
1 2
  Cecil Betts
  Yvonne Law
6 6
3   T Brown
  L Brough
4 6 10
  P Pellizza
  S Lafargue
6 0 8
  Finn Rune Karlsen
  Billie Woodgate
  Ignacy Tłoczyński
  Jadwiga Jędrzejowska
w/o
  FR Karlsen
  R Woodgate
2 2
  P Pellizza
  S Lafargue
6 6
  Pierre Pellizza
  Simone Lafargue
6 2 6
  Enrique Morea
  Billie Yorke
3 6 2

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Colin Ritchie
  Penny Durlac
  Andrés Hammersley
  Madzy Couquerque
w/o   C Ritchie
  P Durlac
2 2
  Arnold England
  Nancy Liebert
2 4   R Abdesselam
  J Patorni
6 6
  Robert Abdesselam
  Jacqueline Patorni
6 6   R Abdesselam
  J Patorni
8 6
  Derrick Barton
  Joy Gannon
  D Barton
  J Gannon
6 2
  Frank Wilde
  Freda Hammersley
w/o   D Barton
  J Gannon
5 6 6
  Bill Manby
  Audrey Roberts
6 6   N Manby
  A Roberts
7 2 1
  Dick Sandys
  Pamela Goodwyn
4 1   R Abdesselam
  J Patorni
3 3
  Alan Brown
  Nancy Macpherson-Grant
8 6   G Paish
  V Dace
6 6
  Tommy Anderson
  Mary Belin
6 3   A Brown
  N Macpherson-Grant
7 2 3
  Pierre Geelhand de Merxem
  Miriamme de Borman
4 4   T Johansson
  M Vagn-Nielsen
5 6 6
  Torsten Johansson
  Milly Vagn-Nielsen
6 6   T Johansson
  M Vagn-Nielsen
9 0
  Murray Deloford
  Sheila Kenyon
0 5   G Paish
  V Dace
11 6
  Hans van Swol
  Bea Carris
6 7   A van Swol
  B Carris
2 1
  John Comery
  Audrey Osborne
2 1   G Paish
  V Dace
6 6
  Geoffrey Paish
  Vera Dace
6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Henry Billington
  Susan Billington
6 3 2
  Charles Kingsley
  Patsy O'Connell
4 6 6   C Kingsley
  P O'Connell
1 2
  Dennis Coombe
  Betty Nuthall
6 3 5   J Patty
  P Betz
6 6
  Budge Patty
  Pauline Betz
4 6 7   J Patty
  P Betz
6 6
  Jaroslav Drobný
  Helena Straubeová
2 2   J Harper
  M Halford
2 3
  Jack Harper
  Mary Halford
6 6   J Harper
  M Halford
6 6
  Donald MacPhail
  Louise Anderson
8 6   D MacPhail
  L Anderson
2 2
  Neil Cox
  Joy Cox
6 4   J Patty
  P Betz
6 6
  Guy Cooper
  Valerie Cooper
7 2   C Kemp
  E Passingham
1 4
  Cyril Kemp
  Betty Passingham
9 6   C Kemp
  E Passingham
6 5 7
  Georges Gremillet
  Jacqueline Marcellin
5 5   R Meredith
  E Haylock
3 7 5
  Bobby Meredith
  Elsa Haylock
7 7   C Kemp
  E Passingham
  Christian Grandet
  Joopy van der Wal
6 6   H Pellizza
  N Landry
w/o
  Peter Hare
  Katherine Winthrop
4 3   C Grandet
  J van der Wal
2 9
  Henri Pellizza
  Nelly Landry
6 6   H Pellizza
  N Landry
6 11
  Jacques Van den Eynde
  Effie Peters
1 4

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Henri Bolelli
  Micheline Inglebert
6 6
  Herman David
  Jean Poynder
4 0
  H Bolelli
  M Inglebert
6 6
  H Wilton
  P Hermsen
3 2
  Hubert Wilton
  Nel Hermsen
6 3 6
  Peter Young
  Joan Ingram
4 6 4
  H Bolelli
  M Inglebert
1 4
4   D Pails
  K Menzies
6 6
  Henry Purcell
  Gertrude Valentine-Brown
6 3 6
  Léopold de Borman
  Yvonne Vincart
4 6 2
  H Purcell
  G Valentine-Brown
3 2
4   D Pails
  K Menzies
6 6
  Jost Spitzer
  Edith Sutz
3 2
4   Dinny Pails
  Kay Menzies
6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Don Butler
  Jean Bostock
6 6
  GI Bayley
  Audrey Wenyon
2 0
  D Butler
  J Bostock
6 6
  C Jones
  E Harvey
1 2
  Jimmy Jones
  Ermyntrude Harvey
6 4 6
  Jacques Thomas
  Suzanne Pannetier
2 6 3
  D Butler
  J Bostock
6 7
  I Rinkel
  G Blaisse
2 5
  Ivo Rinkel
  Truid Blaisse
6 6
  Tony Starte
  Madie Moss
1 0
  I Rinkel
  G Blaisse
7 6
  J Olliff
  J Curry
5 1
  John Olliff
  Joan Curry
6 6
  Ernest Wittmann
  Edith Middleton
3 4

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Johan Haanes
  Mrs LM Godefroy
4 5
  Howard Walton
  Joanna Russocki
6 7
  H Walton
  J Russocki
2 2
  B Destremau
  P Todd
6 6
  Bernard Destremau
  Pat Todd
6 7
  Bobby Thorn
  Dorrit Herbst
1 5
  B Destremau
  P Todd
2 1
2   G Brown
  D Bundy
6 6
  Ted Avory
  Joan Strawson
4 4
  Philippe Washer
  Josane de Meulemeester
6 6
  P Washer
  J de Meulemeester
3 4
2   G Brown
  D Bundy
6 6
  Gwyn Tuckett
  Molly Lincoln
2 4
2   Geoff Brown
  Dorothy Bundy
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.

External linksEdit

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