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1949 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

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Pancho Gonzales defeated Ted Schroeder 16–18, 2–6, 6–1, 6–2, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1949 U.S. National Championships.[2]

Men's Singles
1949 U.S. National Championships
ChampionUnited States Pancho Gonzales[1]
Runner-upUnited States Ted Schroeder[1]
Final score16–18, 2–6, 6–1, 6–2, 6–4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1948 · U.S. National Championships · 1950 →

Contents

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Ted Schroeder (Finalist)
  2.   Eric Sturgess (Third round)
  3.   Pancho Gonzales (Champion)
  4.   Jaroslav Drobný (Quarterfinalist)
  5.   Bill Talbert (Semifinalist)
  6.   Frank Sedgman (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Gardnar Mulloy (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   John Bromwich (Third round)
  9.   Frank Parker (Semifinalist)
  10.   Giovanni Cucelli (Second round)
  11.   Arthur Larsen (Quarterfinalist)
  12.   Felicisimo Ampon (Third round)
  13.   Earl Cochell (Third round)
  14.   Robert Abdesselam (Third round)
  15.   Herbie Flam (First round)
  16.   Marcello Del Bello (Second round)
  17.   Vic Seixas (First round)
  18.   George Worthington (First round)
  19.   Samuel Match (Third round)
  20.   Vladimír Černík (Second round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

Final EightEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
4   Jaroslav Drobný 4 2 2
5   Bill Talbert 6 6 6
5   Bill Talbert 6 4 6 4 4
1   Ted Schroeder 2 6 4 6 6
6   Frank Sedgman 3 6 4 8 4
1   Ted Schroeder 6 0 6 6 6
1   Ted Schroeder 18 6 1 2 4
3   Pancho Gonzales 16 2 6 6 6
9   Frank Parker 6 6 6
7   Gardnar Mulloy 4 2 4
9   Frank Parker 6 7 3 2
3   Pancho Gonzales 3 9 6 6
11   Arthur Larsen 6 1 3 6 1
3   Pancho Gonzales 4 6 6 2 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Rochon 1 1 0
4   Drobný 6 6 6 4   Drobný 4 6 6 6
  Quintavalle 5 0 0   Stewart 6 4 3 2
  Stewart 7 6 6 4   Drobný 6 6 8
  Roddey 6 5 6 6 5 13   Cochell 3 2 6
  Behrens 8 7 3 4 7   Behrens 1 3 5
  Ball 1 2 0 13   Cochell 6 6 7
13   Cochell 6 6 6 4   Drobný 4 2 2
  Bogley 3 0 5 5   Talbert 6 6 6
14   Abdesselam 6 6 7 14   Abdesselam 12 6 1 2 6
  Hecht 3 2 3   Burrows 10 4 6 6 3
  Burrows 6 6 6 14   Abdesselam 1 1 2
  Kumar 6 2 4 4 5   Talbert 6 6 6
  Saul 4 6 6 6   Saul 4 4 3
  Kovaleski 9 4 3 2 5   Talbert 6 6 6
5   Talbert 7 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Harris 7 4 3 2
6   Sedgman 5 6 6 6 6   Sedgman 6 11 6
  Lewis 4 6 6 3 1   Shields 1 9 3
  Shields 6 4 3 6 6 6   Sedgman 6 6 10
  Ganzenmuller 7 3 5   Moylan 3 2 8
  Shea 9 6 7   Shea 6 12 1 2
15   Flam 4 4 3   Moylan 3 14 6 6
  Moylan 6 6 6 6   Sedgman 3 6 4 8 4
  Mateer 6 2 4 4 1   Schroeder 6 0 6 6 6
10   Cucelli 2 6 6 6 10   Cucelli 0 5 1
  Remy 2 4 1 19   Match 6 7 6
19   Match 6 6 6 19   Match 3 2 2
  Macken 1 1 11 3 1   Schroeder 6 6 6
20   Černík 6 6 9 6 20   Černík 6 3 2
  Oliver 3 4 2 1   Schroeder 8 6 6
1   Schroeder 6 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Golden 1 2 2
2   Sturgess 6 6 6 2   Sturgess 6 6 6
  Taylor 7 4 0 2   Schwartz 3 0 2
  Schwartz 5 6 6 6 2   Sturgess 3 8 1 4
  Oakley 1 2 2 9   Parker 6 6 6 6
  Masterson 6 6 6   Masterson 2 1 1
  Canepele 2 1 1 9   Parker 6 6 6
9   Parker 6 6 6 9   Parker 6 6 6
  Wood 2 0 7 7   Mulloy 4 2 4
12   Ampon 6 6 9 12   Ampon 6 6 6
  Greenberg w/o   Steiner 1 3 4
  Steiner 12   Ampon 3 2 0
18   Worthington 2 2 6 7   Mulloy 6 6 6
  Trabert 6 6 8   Trabert 12 2 1 3
  Tuero 6 3 0 7   Mulloy 10 6 6 6
7   Mulloy 8 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Fannin 2 1 3
8   Bromwich 6 6 6 8   Bromwich 6 6 6
  Hippenstiel 8 2 6 2 3   Paton 2 0 0
  Paton 6 6 3 6 6 8   Bromwich 6 9 2 4 4
  Balbiers 1 3 1 11   Larsen 3 7 6 6 6
  Dorfman 6 6 6   Dorfman 6 5 6 5
  Devoe 1 6 3 6 3 11   Larsen 8 7 4 7
11   Larsen 6 3 6 3 6 11   Larsen 6 1 3 6 1
  Vogt 4 4 4 3   Gonzales 4 6 6 2 6
16   Del Bello 6 6 6 16   Del Bello 4 0 1
17   Seixas 6 6 3 5 4   Brink 6 6 6
  Brink 3 0 6 7 6   Brink 4 4 4
  Savitt 6 5 3 1 3   Gonzales 6 6 6
  Clark 1 7 6 6   Clark 4 5 5
  Geller 0 1 2 3   Gonzales 6 7 7
3   Gonzales 6 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. 125. OCLC 172306.

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