1957 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

Lew Hoad successfully defended his title, defeating Ashley Cooper in the final, 6–2, 6–1, 6–2 to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1957 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

Men's Singles
1957 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionAustralia Lew Hoad
Runner-upAustralia Ashley Cooper
Final score6–2, 6–1, 6–2
Details
Draw128 (10Q)
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1956 · Wimbledon Championships · 1958 →

SeedsEdit

01.     Lew Hoad (Champion)
02.     Ashley Cooper (Final)
03.     Ham Richardson (First round)
04.     Sven Davidson (Semifinals)
05.     Neale Fraser (Semifinals)
06.     Vic Seixas (Quarterfinals)
07.     Herbie Flam (Quarterfinals)
08.     Mervyn Rose (Quarterfinals)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
2   Ashley Cooper 6 7 6
7   Herbie Flam 3 5 1
2   Ashley Cooper 1 14 6 8
5   Neale Fraser 6 12 3 6
  Ulf Schmidt 6 4 8 4 4
5   Neale Fraser 6 6 6
2   Ashley Cooper 2 1 2
1   Lew Hoad 6 6 6
6   Vic Seixas 7 4 4 4
4   Sven Davidson 5 6 6 6
4   Sven Davidson 4 4 5
1   Lew Hoad 6 6 7
8   Mervyn Rose 4 6 8 3
1   Lew Hoad 6 4 10 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
2   Ashley Cooper 6 6 9
  Fred Dehnert 2 1 7 2   A Cooper 6 6 6
  Staffan Stockenberg 2 2 3   J Drobný 1 3 3
  Jaroslav Drobný 6 6 6 2   A Cooper 6 6 6
  Robert Haillet 6 11 6   R Haillet 0 2 4
  Gunnar Sjøwall 4 9 3   R Haillet 4 6 6 9
  Lew Gerrard 3 3 13   A Segal 6 4 4 7
  Abe Segal 6 6 15 2   A Cooper 6 6 9
  Władysław Skonecki 4 7 3 6 1   M Green 2 3 7
  Neil Gibson 6 5 6 2 6   N Gibson 4 5 2
  Bob Mark 2 4 2   M Green 6 7 6
  Mike Green 6 6 6   M Green 6 1
  Hugh Stewart 6 6 6   H Stewart 4 0r
  Jimmy Tattersall 2 2 4   H Stewart 6 6 3 6
  Robin Kipping 7 6 0 3 4   E Reyes 2 4 6 3
  Esteban Reyes Jr. 5 0 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   Herbie Flam 6 6 7
  Paul Blondel 3 4 5 7   H Flam 3 6 7 5 6
  Nicola Pietrangeli 4 3 4   R Krishnan 6 2 5 7 2
  Ramanathan Krishnan 6 6 6 7   H Flam 1 6 6 6
  Reynaldo Garrido 5 2 2   J Brichant 6 2 1 4
  Jacques Brichant 7 6 6   J Brichant 6 8 6
  Torben Ulrich 7 6 5 1   R Bédard 2 6 4
  Robert Bédard 9 3 7 6 7   H Flam 6 6 6
  John Ward 4 6 9 6   W Knight 3 1 3
  Oliver Prenn 6 1 7 3   J Ward 1 3 6 1
  Billy Knight 6 6 4 6   W Knight 6 6 4 6
  Rupert Huber 2 4 6 3   W Knight 10 3 9 6
  Reino Nyyssönen 1 6 9 3   G Oakley 8 6 7 1
  Gerry Oakley 6 2 11 6   G Oakley 6 6 6
  Tony Clayton 6 6 2 0 2   A Jancsó 3 4 4
  Antal Jancsó 3 4 6 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Ham Richardson 6 4 5 4
  Luis Ayala 3 6 7 6   L Ayala 4 9 2
  Ivo Ribeiro 2 3 3   U Schmidt 6 11 6
  Ulf Schmidt 6 6 6   U Schmidt 6 6 1 1 6
  Howard Walton 3 6 6 0   P Rémy 4 1 6 6 4
  Peter Frankland 6 3 8 6   P Frankland 3 2 0
  Paul Rémy 6 6 6   P Rémy 6 6 6
  Søren Højberg 4 2 3   U Schmidt 6 2 6 11
  Joe Hackett 2 1 3   D Candy 4 6 2 9
  Alan Mills 6 6 6   A Mills 6 6 6
  Don Black 3 6 2   E Martínez 4 3 3
  Emilio Martínez 6 8 6   A Mills 6 3 2 4
  Eduardo Argon 8 6 6   D Candy 2 6 6 6
  Glenn Bassett 6 4 4   E Argon 1 6 3 2
  Don Candy 6 7 6   D Candy 6 1 6 6
  Narendra Nath 3 5 3

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Neale Fraser 6 6 6
Q   Ernesto Aguirre 1 2 0 5   N Fraser 6 6 4 6
  Roger Becker 6 6 6   R Becker 3 3 6 4
  Gordon Forbes 4 3 3 5   N Fraser 6 6 1 1 6
  Jack Arkinstall 2 0 3   M Davies 2 3 6 6 2
  Mike Davies 6 6 6   M Davies 6 7 3 7
  Ilija Panajotović 2 1 7   G Owen 3 5 6 5
  Geoff Owen 6 6 9 5   N Fraser 6 6 10 6
  Budge Patty 6 6 6   J Patty 3 4 12 4
  Freddie Huber 3 4 1   J Patty 6 6 6
  Pancho Contreras 9 6 6   F Contreras 4 4 0
  Gino Mezzi 7 1 3   J Patty 6 6 6
  Mike Franks   M Franks 4 3 4
  Giorgio Fachini w/o   M Franks 2 6 2 6 9
  Michael Hann 1 3 6 2   W Woodcock 6 4 6 0 7
  Warren Woodcock 6 6 4 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Mal Anderson 1 7 7 6
  Jeff Robson 6 5 5 4   M Anderson 4 6 6 6
  Jean-Claude Molinari 6 9 11   J-C Molinari 6 2 2 4
  Geoff Ward 4 7 9   M Anderson 7 6 6 4 6
  Peter Scholl 4 4 4   K Nielsen 9 2 0 6 3
  Kurt Nielsen 6 6 6   K Nielsen
  Philippe Washer 9 6 5 6   P Washer w/o
  Reg Bennett 7 4 7 4   M Anderson 6 3 2 2
  Colin Baxter 4 3 3 6   V Seixas 4 6 6 6
  Antonio Palafox 6 6 6   A Palafox 1 9 3 3
  Kosei Kamo 6 6 6   K Kamo 6 7 6 6
Q   Chris Crawford 3 3 3   K Kamo 2 2 7 3
  Naresh Kumar 8 9 7 6   V Seixas 6 6 5 6
  Bob Howe 6 7 5   N Kumar 4 1 4
  Clifton Mayne 3 4 2 6   V Seixas 6 6 6
6   Vic Seixas 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Bobby Wilson 6 6 6
  Orlando Garrido 3 2 3   R Wilson 6 6 3 6
  Andrés Gimeno 2 4 6 4   A Hammersley 2 3 6 2
  Andrés Hammersley 6 6 3 6   R Wilson 4 6 6 7
  Ralph Oliver 6 6 6   G Mulloy 6 3 3 5
LL   Jeffrey Robinson 3 4 3   R Oliver 2 3 1
Q   Derek Lawer 4 1 6 4   G Mulloy 6 6 6
  Gardnar Mulloy 6 6 3 6   R Wilson 6 1 6 4
  Pablo Eisenberg 6 6 8 4   S Davidson 3 6 8 6
  Andrzej Licis 1 3 6   P Eisenberg 6 13 5 1
Q   David Gunson 5 5 4   S Schwartz 1 15 7 6
  Sidney Schwartz 7 7 6   S Schwartz 1 4 5
  Harry Buttimer 6 6 6 4   S Davidson 6 6 7
Q   Tony Charnock 4 4 2   H Buttimer 4 4 4
Q   Adrian Bey 3 7 5 4   S Davidson 6 6 6
4   Sven Davidson 6 9 7

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Gaetan Koenig 7 7 4
  Franz Saiko 9 9 6   F Saiko 2 2 3
  William Alvarez 4 2 6 2   I Pimentel 6 6 6
  Isaías Pimentel 6 6 4 6   I Pimentel 6 6 3 6
  Carlos Fernandes 6 7 3 6 4   J Ulrich 2 2 6 3
  Jørgen Ulrich 3 5 6 8 6   J Ulrich 6 6 3 6
  Jiří Javorský 4 4 4   J Cranston 3 4 6 1
  John Cranston 6 6 6   I Pimentel 3 3 4
  Geoffrey Paish 6 3 3 3 8   M Rose 6 6 6
Q   Norman Kitovitz 3 6 6 6 Q   N Kitovitz 6 4 6 3 5
  Martin Froesch 7 7 6   M Froesch 0 6 4 6 7
  Ivan Plećević 5 5 0   M Froesch 2 4 2
  Peter Nicholls 4 4 3 8   M Rose 6 6 6
  Basil Katz 6 6 6   B Katz 1 5 5
  Alex Olmedo 5 10 7 1 8   M Rose 6 7 7
8   Mervyn Rose 7 12 5 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Tony Pickard 6 6 6
  Hans van Dalsum 0 1 2   A Pickard 8 3 6 3
  Eric Bulmer 4 3 6 6 3   O Sirola 6 6 8 6
  Orlando Sirola 6 6 4 3 6   O Sirola 3 6 1 4
  John Barrett 4 10 7 6 6   R Emerson 6 2 6 6
Q   Bob Sherman 6 12 5 3 1   J Barrett 1 1 4
  Gilbert Shea 6 3 1   R Emerson 6 6 6
  Roy Emerson 8 6 6   R Emerson 4 4 2
  John Lesch 6 6 4 6 1   L Hoad 6 6 6
  Mario Llamas 2 2 6 4   J Lesch 8 3 6 6
Q   Corbett Parker 3 8 6 6 Q   C Parker 6 6 4 3
Q   Dennis Hughes 6 6 3 1   J Lesch 3 7 4
  Trevor Fancutt 6 7 6 6 1   L Hoad 6 9 6
  Colin Hannam 3 5 8 3   T Fancutt 4 2 1
  Pierre Darmon 2 4 3 1   L Hoad 6 6 6
1   Lew Hoad 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