1950 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

Budge Patty defeated Frank Sedgman in the final, 6–1, 8–10, 6–2, 6–3 to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1950 Wimbledon Championships.[1] Ted Schroeder was the defending champion, but was ineligible to compete after turning professional.

Men's Singles
1950 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionUnited States Budge Patty
Runner-upAustralia Frank Sedgman
Final score6–1, 8–10, 6–2, 6–3
Details
Draw128 (10Q)
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1949 · Wimbledon Championships · 1951 →

SeedsEdit

01.     Frank Sedgman (Final)
02.     Bill Talbert (Quarterfinals)
03.     Jaroslav Drobný (Semifinals)
04.     Eric Sturgess (Quarterfinals)
05.     Budge Patty (Champion)
06.     Gardnar Mulloy (Quarterfinals)
07.     Art Larsen (Quarterfinals)
08.     John Bromwich (Fourth round)
09.     Geoff Brown (Fourth round)
10.     Ken McGregor (Fourth round)
11.     Bill Sidwell (Fourth round)
12.     Vic Seixas (Semifinals)
13.     Fred Kovaleski (Fourth round)
14.     Irvin Dorfman (Third round)
15.     Dilip Bose (Second round)
16.     Giovanni Cucelli (Withdrew)

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

Giovanni Cucelli withdrew due to injury. He was replaced in the draw by qualifier Athol Tills.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1   Frank Sedgman 8 5 7 6 7
7   Art Larsen 10 7 5 3 5
1   Frank Sedgman 3 3 6 7 6
3   Jaroslav Drobný 6 6 3 5 2
3   Jaroslav Drobný 6 6 6
6   Gardnar Mulloy 3 4 4
1   Frank Sedgman 1 10 2 3
5   Budge Patty 6 8 6 6
12   Vic Seixas 9 6 3 6 7
4   Eric Sturgess 7 8 6 2 5
12   Vic Seixas 3 7 2 5
5   Budge Patty 6 5 6 7
5   Budge Patty 3 6 6 6
2   Bill Talbert 6 4 2 3

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Frank Sedgman 6 7 6
  Howard Walton 4 5 4 1   F Sedgman 6 8 6
Q   Robert Haillet 4 6 4 6 6 Q   R Haillet 4 6 2
  Dick Guise 6 2 6 1 3 1   F Sedgman 6 6 6
  Fernando Olozaga 2 0 1   P Washer 3 2 3
  Giulio Caccia 6 6 6   G Caccia 6 3 4
  Philippe Washer   P Washer 8 6 6
  Jack Harper w/o 1   F Sedgman 6 6 6
13   Fred Kovaleski 6 7 9 6 13   F Kovaleski 3 3 4
  Ron Reeve 2 5 11 2 13   F Kovaleski 3 6 6 6
  Headley Baxter 6 7 6   H Baxter 6 2 2 4
  Jacques Delire 3 5 0 13   F Kovaleski 6 8 6
  Jacques Sanglier 4 1 0   N Nath 4 6 3
  Narendra Nath 6 6 6   N Nath 6 6 6
Q   András Kálmán 3 1 2   G Delhomme 1 2 3
  Guy Delhomme 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   Art Larsen 8 7 6
  Vladimír Černík 6 5 2 7   A Larsen 6 5 7 7
  Lennart Bergelin 6 6 6   L Bergelin 3 7 5 5
  Cyril Kemp 2 3 4 7   A Larsen 6 6 7
Q   Reg Kaley 2 6 4 6 5   P Molloy 2 3 5
  Peter Molloy 6 4 6 4 7   P Molloy 8 6 2 6
Q   William Smith 4 6 6 6 Q   W Smith 6 0 6 3
  Eddie Mandelbaum 6 1 4 2 7   A Larsen 6 6 6
Q   Athol Tills 7 3 3 7 2   J-C Molinari 1 3 1
  Cesar Carmona 5 6 6 5 6   C Carmona 6 7 3 6
  Eddie Ford 6 4 7 3 4   R van Meegeren 4 5 6 1
  Boebi van Meegeren 2 6 5 6 6   C Carmona 5 6 2 2
  Jimmy Jones 6 6 0   J-C Molinari 7 1 6 6
  Jean-Claude Molinari 8 8 6   J-C Molinari 6 7 6
  Cliff Hovell 7 6 8   C Hovell 3 5 4
  Petko Milojković 5 3 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Jaroslav Drobný 6 6 6
  Christian Grandet 4 3 1 3   J Drobný 6 6 6
  Lawrence Dundas 4 5 2   D Butler 4 2 4
  Don Butler 6 7 6 3   J Drobný 6 6 6
  Ivo Rinkel 1 1 0   F Ampon 3 4 2
  Felicisimo Ampon 6 6 6   F Ampon 6 6 6 6
  Torben Ulrich 6 6 7   T Ulrich 8 3 0 4
Q   John Rutherglen 4 4 5 3   J Drobný 6 6 7
10   Ken McGregor 6 6 7 10   K McGregor 3 2 5
  Douglas Snart 0 3 5 10   K McGregor 6 6 6
  Eric Filby 5 2 3   A Starte 1 3 3
  Tony Starte 7 6 6 10   K McGregor 6 6 6
  Jan Staubo 6 4 9 5 2   A Huber 1 2 3
  Freddie Huber 2 6 7 7 6   A Huber 6 7 8
  Ignacy Tłoczyński 6 6 6   I Tłoczyński 3 5 6
  Pierre Geelhand de Merxem 4 4 1

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   Gardnar Mulloy 3 6 6 6
  Josip Palada 6 1 1 1 6   G Mulloy 6 6 12
  George Godsell 2 6 3 2   N Kumar 2 4 10
  Naresh Kumar 6 3 6 6 6   G Mulloy 6 6 6
  Joe Hackett 6 2 3 0   B Destremau 3 2 3
  Geoffrey Paish 2 6 6 6   G Paish 4 1 4
  Bernard Destremau 6 6 6   B Destremau 6 6 6
  Czesław Spychała 2 2 4 6   G Mulloy 6 6 7
11   Bill Sidwell 6 6 6 11   W Sidwell 4 3 5
  Claude Lister 2 1 3 11   W Sidwell 6 6 6
  David Lurie 4 6 2 1   R del Bello 4 1 2
  Rolando del Bello 6 4 6 6 11   W Sidwell 9 6 4 7
  Mervyn Rose 6 6 6   M Rose 7 4 6 5
  Milan Matouš 3 4 4   M Rose 6 6 7
  Heraldo Weiss 6 6 6 6   H Weiss 4 4 5
  Ip Koon-Hong 8 3 3 4

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  David Mockridge 4 1 3
  John Linck 6 6 6   J Linck 6 6 6
  Andre Najar 7 6 2 1 6   A Najar 4 3 4
  Benny Berthet 5 3 6 6 1   J Linck 1 4 3
  Milan Branović 6 4 1 1 12   V Seixas 6 6 6
  Jacques Brichant 0 6 6 6   J Brichant 4 3 3
  Sven Davidson 4 6 1 3 12   V Seixas 6 6 6
12   Vic Seixas 6 3 6 6 12   V Seixas 6 7 4 6
  Bobby Meredith 3 2 1 8   J Bromwich 1 5 6 3
  Sumant Misra 6 6 6   S Misra 6 3 1 6 6
  Kurt Nielsen 6 3 3   H Hopman 1 6 6 4 8
  Harry Hopman 8 6 6   H Hopman 0 1 3
  Peter Hare 6 6 6 8   J Bromwich 6 6 6
  Leslie Cater 3 3 1   P Hare 2 0 0
  Matthew Murphy 0 2 2 8   J Bromwich 6 6 6
8   John Bromwich 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Tony Mottram 6 6 6
LL   Geoff Ward 0 0 1   A Mottram 6 6 6
  Brian Rooke 4 4 2   A Trabert 1 4 1
  Tony Trabert 6 6 6   A Mottram 6 2 7 4 3
  Johan Haanes 6 6 6 9   G Brown 1 6 5 6 6
  Roland Carter 3 3 1   J Haanes 8 2 3
  Adli El Shafei 1 2 3 9   G Brown 10 6 6
9   Geoff Brown 6 6 6 9   G Brown 2 6 3 4
Q   Bernard Crouch 3 2 6 4   E Sturgess 6 3 6 6
  Henry Billington 6 6 8   H Billington 6 7 11
Q   Charles Fawcus 3 6 8 1 3   H Wilton 1 5 9
  Hubert Wilton 6 2 6 6 6   H Billington 1 3 2
  Philippe Chatrier 6 2 2 6 4 4   E Sturgess 6 6 6
  Paddy Roberts 3 6 6 3 6   A Roberts 5 4 1
  John Horn 0 2 0 4   E Sturgess 7 6 6
4   Eric Sturgess 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Hans Redl 6 3 4 1
  Nils-Erik Hessen 3 6 6 6   N-E Hessen 6 6 4 4
Q   Sverre Lie 6 4 6 6 7 Q   S Lie 3 8 6 6
  Edmund David 8 6 3 1 5 Q   S Lie 1 2 4
  Hans van Swol 6 9 5 2 6   A van Swol 6 6 6
  Vanni Canepele 2 7 7 6 4   A van Swol 4 5
  Frank Mott-Trille 3 9 1 15   D Bose 6 4r
15   Dilip Bose 6 11 6   A van Swol 6 4 6
  Henry Weatherall 4 4 2 5   J Patty 8 6 8
  Derek Bull 6 6 6   D Bull 6 6 6 6
  Jean Ducos de la Haille 12 6 6 6   J Ducos de la Haille 3 1 8 4
LL   Guy Pettigrew 14 3 3 2   D Bull 3 3 5
  Francis Wallis 6 4 4 3 5   J Patty 6 6 7
  Subba Sawhney 2 6 6 6   S Sawhney 2 0 4
  Raymundo Deyro 6 1 2 7 5   J Patty 6 6 6
5   Budge Patty 3 6 6 9

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Adrian Quist 6 6 6
  Dragutin Mitić 0 2 3   A Quist 6 6 7
  Jean-Pierre Blondel 7 6 5 3 Q   D Scharenguivel 3 4 5
Q   Doug Scharenguivel 5 8 7 6   A Quist 6 6 6
  Enrique Morea 6 6 6 14   I Dorfman 4 2 2
LL   Alexandru Hamburger 1 3 3   E Morea 4 2 4
  Jaime Bartrolí 0 3 2 14   I Dorfman 6 6 6
14   Irvin Dorfman 6 6 6   A Quist 3 3 2
  Jacques Peten 3 0 4 2   W Talbert 6 6 6
  Torsten Johansson 6 6 6   T Johansson 7 2 6 2 8
  George Worthington 7 6 6   G Worthington 5 6 4 6 6
  Gerry Oakley 5 2 2   T Johansson 1 6 2 2
  Marcel Coen 3 6 6 4 6 2   W Talbert 6 3 6 6
  Matthew Mohtadi 6 3 1 6 2   M Coen 1 3 0
  Norman Kitovitz 2 2 4 2   W Talbert 6 6 6
2   Bill Talbert 6 6 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