1958 Women's British Open Squash Championship

The 1958 Ladies Open Championships was held at the Lansdowne Club in London from 17–23 February 1958.
Janet Morgan won her ninth consecutive title defeating Sheila Macintosh (née Speight) for the third successive year in the final.[1]

British Open Squash Championships
30th Women's British Open Championships
Details
LocationLondon, England
VenueLansdowne Club
← 1957
1959 →

SeedsEdit

Draw and resultsEdit

[2]

First roundEdit

Player one Player two Score
 Ruth Turner (3)  R Nagle 9-3 9-4 9-0
 Rosemary Deloford *  E Fagan 9-0 9-0 9-1
 M E Gowthorpe (7)  J Butler 9-0 9-2 9-1
 Marjorie Townsend*  H F Newberry 9-3 9-1 9-4
 D M Holman  J Dannatt 9-4 8-10 9-7 9-2
 J B Watson   Major M U Walker 9-2 9-1 9-1
 J M Hall  A Cloke w/o
 M Cunneen  R Waterhouse w/o
 H E Bond  K Tomlin 10-8 5-9 9-5 9-2
 G A Pears  J Sciver 9-3 8-10 9-4 9-1
 J M Gilley  B M Horton 7-9 9-1 1-9 10-9 9-5
 Bobs Whitehead  Annette Picton 9-1 9-1 9-1
 C E Harrison  G Macpherson 4-9 5-9 9-1 9-3 9-4
 M M Hazell  A Doe 9-4 9-4 2-9 9-7
 B Davidson  K Abbott 9-2 4-9 1-9 9-5 9-4
 V J Foster   Corporal L Collins 9-4 9-0 9-7
 J M Goodin  Marion Lloyd 9-1 9-0 9-3

denotes seed *

Second roundEdit

Player one Player two Score
 Janet Morgan (1)  R B Hawkey 9-1 9-2 9-2
 Sheila Macintosh (née Speight) (2)  Fran Marshall 9-7 9-1 9-3
 Ruth Turner (3)  G A Pears 9-3 9-4 9-3
 Rosemary Deloford (4)  J M Gilley 9-3 9-2 9-0
 D C Herman *  Daphne Portway 9-0 10-8 9-0
 R Cooper*  Ann Mitham 9-5 9-1 9-2
 M E Gowthorpe (7)  Bobs Whitehead 9-1 9-0 9-6
  Marjorie Townsend*  C E Harrison 9-2 9-0 9-2
 D M Holman  M M Hazell 9-1 9-3 9-7
 J B Watson  B Davidson 8-10 9-4 9-6 9-5
 J M Hall  Ann Price 9-2 4-9 9-4 9-1
 S McMullan  C J Taunton 9-4 4-9 9-6 5-9 9-2
 M Cunneen  V J Foster 1-9 4-9 1 10-9 0
 H E Bond  J M Goodin 9-6 5-9 8-9 9-3 9-5
 J Paterson  E Sprawson 9-3 9-1 9-1
 Claire Hargreaves  N A Watkins 9-3 2-9 9-2 2-9 9-0

Third roundEdit

Player one Player two Score
  Morgan   Paterson 9-3 9-1 9-0
  Macintosh   Hargreaves 9-0 9-0 9-2
  Townsend   Watson 9-2 9-3 9-5
  Herman   McMullan 9-1 9-3 9-0
  Gowthorpe   Holman 9-5 9-6 9-2
  Deloford   Cunneen 9-0 ret
  Turner   Bond 9-0 9-1 9-6
  Cooper   Hall 9-2 9-0 9-7

Quarter-finalsEdit

Player one Player two Score
  Morgan   Cooper 9-2 9-2 9-6
  Macintosh   Herman 3-9 9-3 9-7 9-4
  Deloford   Towsend 9-5 2-9 3-9 10-9 9-3
  Gowthorpe   Turner 6-9 9-6 9-2 9-5

Semi-finalsEdit

Player one Player two Score
  Morgan   Gowthorpe 9-5 9-1 9-2
  Macintosh   Deloford 9-7 9-6 9-6

FinalEdit

Player one Player two Score
  Morgan   Macintosh 9-2 9-4 9-2
Preceded by
1957
British Open Squash Championships
England (London)

1958
Succeeded by
1959

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Times Archives 1958 Open Championship". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  2. ^ "Squash Rackets". The Times Archives.