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1951 Wimbledon Championships – Mixed Doubles

Eric Sturgess and Louise Brough were the defending champions, but lost in the semifinals to Mervyn Rose and Nancye Bolton.

Mixed Doubles
1951 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsAustralia Frank Sedgman
United States Doris Hart
Runners-upAustralia Mervyn Rose
Australia Nancye Bolton
Final score7–5, 6–3
Details
Draw80 (5Q)
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1950 · Wimbledon Championships · 1952 →

Frank Sedgman and Doris Hart defeated Rose and Bolton in the final, 7–5, 6–3 to win the Mixed Doubles tennis title at the 1951 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

Contents

SeedsEdit

01.     Eric Sturgess /   Louise Brough (Semifinals)
02.     Frank Sedgman /   Doris Hart (Champions)
03.     Ken McGregor /   Margaret Osborne (Semifinals)
04.     Sven Davidson /   Shirley Fry (Quarterfinals)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Eric Sturgess
  Louise Brough
6 6
  József Asbóth
  Zsuzsa Körmöczy
2 3
1   Eric Sturgess
  Louise Brough
5 2
  Mervyn Rose
  Nancye Bolton
7 6
4   Sven Davidson
  Shirley Fry
3 7
  Mervyn Rose
  Nancye Bolton
6 9
  Mervyn Rose
  Nancye Bolton
5 3
2   Frank Sedgman
  Doris Hart
7 6
  Geoffrey Paish
  Jean Quertier
3 7
3   Ken McGregor
  Margaret duPont
6 9
3   Ken McGregor
  Margaret duPont
2 6 3
2   Frank Sedgman
  Doris Hart
6 4 6
  Tommy Anderson
  Anne Layfield
0 2
2   Frank Sedgman
  Doris Hart
6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Eric Sturgess
  Louise Brough
6 6
  Robert Connor
  Wendy Stork
1 1
1   E Sturgess
  L Brough
6 6
  D Samaai
  G Lines
2 3
  David Samaai
  Gladys Lines
4 6 6
  David Lurie
  Georgie Woodgate
6 3 2
1   E Sturgess
  L Brough
5 6 6
  N Cockburn
  B Bartlett
7 2 2
  Felicisimo Ampon
  Gloria Butler
6 3
  Nigel Cockburn
  Beryl Bartlett
8 6
  N Cockburn
  B Bartlett
6 6
  A Huber
  E Broz
2 2
  Freddie Huber
  Elizabeth Broz
7 2 6
Q   Warwick Shute
  Denise Collier
5 6 2

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Guy Jackson
  Maeve Downey
11 1
  József Asbóth
  Zsuzsa Körmöczy
13 6
  J Asbóth
  Z Körmöczy
2 6 6
  P Cawthorn
  J Trower
6 3 4
  Peter Cawthorn
  Jean Trower
7 5 6
  Sverre Lie
  Ruth Haukenes
5 7 1
  J Asbóth
  Z Körmöczy
6 6
  L Main
  B Knapp
1 3
  Brendan Macken
  Pat Todd
w/o
  Philippe Chatrier
  Jacqueline Marcellin
  P Chatrier
  J Marcellin
6 3 3
  L Main
  B Knapp
2 6 6
Q   Jack Morison
  Billie Woodgate
6 0 3
  Lorne Main
  Barbara Knapp
4 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Sven Davidson
  Shirley Fry
9 6
  Ham Richardson
  Betty Rosenquest
7 1
4   S Davidson
  S Fry
6 6
  D Scharenguivel
  P Bocquet
4 1
  Doug Scharenguivel
  Pam Bocquet
9 6
  Jacques Peten
  Alice Charbonnier
7 2
4   S Davidson
  S Fry
6 6
  N Kumar
  P Dawson-Scott
4 1
  Naresh Kumar
  Peggy Dawson-Scott
3 6 6
  Gerry Oakley
  Betty Coutts
6 4 1
  N Kumar
  P Dawson-Scott
6 6
  A Roberts
  S Partridge
2 3
  Paddy Roberts
  Sue Partridge
6 6
  András Kálmán
  Noelle Knight
3 4

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Milan Matouš
  Helena Matouš
6 4 8
  Giovanni Cucelli
  Nicla Migliori
3 6 6   M Matouš
  H Matouš
6 7
  Jacques Brichant
  Christiane Mercelis
3 6 6   J Brichant
  C Mercelis
2 5
  Herman David
  Nancy Glover
6 3 4   M Matouš
  H Matouš
4 4
  Bohuslav Hykš
  Alex McKelvie
1 3   A Mottram
  J Mottram
6 6
  Cliff Hovell
  Mary Halford
6 6   C Hovell
  M Halford
1 2
  Tony Mottram
  Joy Mottram
6 6   A Mottram
  J Mottram
6 6
  Jean Borotra
  Kay Tuckey
4 1   A Mottram
  J Mottram
3 5
  Roland Carter
  Effie Peters
0 2   M Rose
  N Bolton
6 7
  Mervyn Rose
  Nancye Bolton
6 6   M Rose
  N Bolton
6 6
  Harold Marsland
  Evelyn Moeller
6 6   H Marsland
  E Moeller
0 4
  Tadeusz Slawek
  Helen Proudfoot
3 4   M Rose
  N Bolton
7 11
  Staffan Stockenberg
  Freda Hammersley
7 7   T Johansson
  B Gullbrandsson-Sandén
5 9
  Dennis Coombe
  Betty Wilford
5 5   S Stockenberg
  W Hammersley
3 5
  Henry Billington
  Susan Billington
6 7 3   T Johansson
  B Gullbrandsson-Sandén
6 7
  Torsten Johansson
  Birgit Gullbrandsson-Sandén
4 9 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Q   Don Paton
  Judy Wallace
6 8
  Howard Walton
  Vera Thomas
1 6 Q   D Paton
  J Wallace
2 6 3
  Russell Seymour
  Clare Proctor
1 3   D Candy
  M Gordon
6 4 6
  Don Candy
  Margot Gordon
6 6   D Candy
  M Gordon
8 3
  Geoffrey Paish
  Jean Quertier
6 6   G Paish
  J Quertier
10 6
  Jack Deloford
  Joan Curry
2 1   G Paish
  J Quertier
6 6
Q   Derrick Lester
  Gertrude Preston
0 3   J Spitzer
  V Rigollet
0 4
  Jost Spitzer
  Violette Rigollet
6 6   G Paish
  J Quertier
6 6 6
  Norman Farquharson
  Frances Farquharson
4 5   A Vieira
  B Davidson
8 2 4
  Sydney Levy
  Mary Terán de Weiss
6 7   S Levy
  M Terán de Weiss
6 6 6
  John Horn
  Pat Lewis
6 7   J Horn
  P Lewis
3 8 4
  Leslie Cater
  Leonie Brighton
3 5   S Levy
  M Terán de Weiss
2 9
  Cesar Carmona
  Gem Hoahing
6 6   A Vieira
  B Davidson
6 11
Q   Darrell Shaw
  Pat Harrison
0 3   C Carmona
  C Hoahing
0 3
  Henri Rochon
  Elsie Phillips
2 1   A Vieira
  B Davidson
6 6
  Armando Vieira
  Barbara Davidson
6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Gene Garrett
  Joy Hibbert
6 8
  Abe Segal
  Molly Blair
4 6
  E Garrett
  J Hibbert
8 7
  M Deloford
  A McGuire
6 5
  Murray Deloford
  Arvilla McGuire
  Paul Rémy
  Nelly Adamson
w/o
  E Garrett
  J Hibbert
1 0
3   K McGregor
  M duPont
6 6
  Mike Lloyd
  Joey Lloyd
3 4
  Heraldo Weiss
  Nel Hermsen
6 6
  H Weiss
  P Hermsen
0 4
3   K McGregor
  M duPont
6 6
  Czesław Spychała
  Bea Walter
1 7 3
3   Ken McGregor
  Margaret duPont
6 5 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Ron Statham
  Helen Fletcher
6 3 6
  Don Tregonning
  Rosemary Bulleid
4 6 1
  R Statham
  H Fletcher
6 1 3
  H van Swol
  J Walker-Smith
2 6 6
  Hans van Swol
  Jean Walker-Smith
6 6
  Jimmay Mehta
  Janet Morgan
3 2
  H van Swol
  J Walker-Smith
w/o
  T Anderson
  A Layfield
  Headley Baxter
  Pat Ward
4 1
  John Barrett
  Margaret Emerson
6 6
  J Barrett
  M Emerson
0 6 1
  T Anderson
  A Layfield
6 4 6
  Tommy Anderson
  Anne Layfield
  Marcello del Bello
  Manuela Bologna
w/o

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Ivo Rinkel
  Mrs MA Schmier
  Raymundo Deyro
  Nancy Chaffee
w/o
  I Rinkel
  Mrs MA Schmier
8 6
  D Bull
  P O'Connell
6 4
  Leon Norgarb
  Thelma Long
w/o
  Derek Bull
  Patsy O'Connell
  I Rinkel
  Mrs MA Schmier
0 1
2   F Sedgman
  D Hart
6 6
  Claude Lister
  Thelma Lister
0 2
  Narendra Nath
  Althea Gibson
6 6
  N Nath
  A Gibson
6 6
2   F Sedgman
  D Hart
8 8
  Hal Burrows
  Beverly Baker
1 1
2   Frank Sedgman
  Doris Hart
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