1961 Wimbledon Championships – Mixed Doubles

Rod Laver and Darlene Hard were the defending champions, but did not compete.

Mixed Doubles
1961 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsAustralia Fred Stolle
Australia Lesley Turner
Runners-upAustralia Bob Howe
West Germany Edda Buding
Final score11–9, 6–2
Details
Draw80 (5 Q )
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1960 · Wimbledon Championships · 1962 →

Fred Stolle and Lesley Turner defeated Bob Howe and Edda Buding in the final, 11–9, 6–2 to win the Mixed Doubles tennis title at the 1961 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

SeedsEdit

01.     Fred Stolle /   Lesley Turner (Champions)
02.     Enrique Morea /   Margaret Smith (Semifinals)
03.     Jiří Javorský /   Věra Suková (Semifinals)
04.     Bob Howe /   Edda Buding (Final)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Fred Stolle
  Lesley Turner
6 6
  Reino Nyyssönen
  Nora Somoza
2 0
1   Fred Stolle
  Lesley Turner
7 6
3   Jiří Javorský
  Věra Suková
5 3
3   Jiří Javorský
  Věra Suková
6 7 6
  Frank Froehling
  Justina Bricka
4 9 4
1   Fred Stolle
  Lesley Turner
11 6
4   Bob Howe
  Edda Buding
9 2
  John Barrett
  Billie Woodgate
4 8 4
4   Bob Howe
  Edda Buding
6 6 6
4   Bob Howe
  Edda Buding
6 6
2   Enrique Morea
  Margaret Smith
3 2
  Bob Mark
  Sally Moore
7 2 1
2   Enrique Morea
  Margaret Smith
5 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Fred Stolle
  Lesley Turner
6 6
  Federico Mackinlay
  Mabel Bove
1 2
1   F Stolle
  L Turner
6 6
  G Mulloy
  R Bentley
2 2
  Patricio Rodríguez
  Ana María Estalella
8 7
  Gardnar Mulloy
  Rita Bentley
10 9
1   F Stolle
  L Turner
7 3 6
  C Fernandes
  M Hellyer
5 6 0
  Carlos Fernandes
  Margaret Hellyer
1 8 6
  Toomas Leius
  Valeria Kuzmenko-Titova
6 6 2
  C Fernandes
  M Hellyer
11 4 6
  G Paish
  S Chatrier
9 6 4
  Roger Dowdeswell
  Eva Duldig
4 3
  Geoffrey Paish
  Sue Chatrier
6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Warren Jacques
  Márta Peterdy-Wolf
2 2
  Jørgen Ulrich
  Christiane Mercelis
6 6
  J Ulrich
  C Mercelis
6 6
  J Maguire
  F MacLennan
2 4
  John Maguire
  Frances MacLennan
6 6
  Heinz Grimm
  Janine Bourgnon
3 3
  J Ulrich
  C Mercelis
6 3
  R Nyyssönen
  N Somoza
8 6
  Emilio Martínez
  Marta Pombo
3 6 9
  Narenda Nath
  Karin Herich
6 1 11
  N Nath
  K Herich
2 4
  R Nyyssönen
  N Somoza
6 6
  Reino Nyyssönen
  Nora Somoza
6 6
  Kingman Lambert
  Mimi Arnold
4 3

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Jiří Javorský
  Věra Suková
6 6
  Sima Nikolić
  Jelena Genčić
1 3
3   J Javorský
  V Suková
6 6
  R Holmberg
  S Lazzarino
2 3
  Colin Baxter
  Joyce Barclay
w/o
  Ronnie Holmberg
  Silvana Lazzarino
3   J Javorský
  V Suková
6 6
  N Gibson
  J Gibson
3 3
  Neil Gibson
  Joan Gibson
6 11
  Alan Mills
  Jill Mills
3 9
  N Gibson
  J Gibson
2 6 6
  L Strong
  P Wheeler
6 4 2
  Lawrie Strong
  Pat Wheeler
6 6
Q   Neville Holland
  Carole Rosser
4 2

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Donald Dell
  Yola Ramírez
4 6 4
  Adrian Bey
  Lynne Hutchings
6 3 6   A Bey
  L Hutchings
2 13 6
  Ernesto Aguirre
  Ilse Davies
5 3   E Reyes
  R Darmon
6 11 3
  Esteban Reyes Jr.
  Rosie Darmon
7 6   A Bey
  L Hutchings
6 8
  John Lesch
  Donna Floyd
9 8   J Mayers
  M Hunt
4 6
  Barry Geraghty
  Jenny Young
7 6   J Lesch
  D Floyd
2 2
  Julian Mayers
  Margaret Hunt
6 6   J Mayers
  M Hunt
6 6
  Sergio Tacchini
  Francesca Gordigiani
2 2   A Bey
  L Hutchings
2 5
  Bill Bond
  Billie Jean Moffitt
7 6 3   F Froehling
  J Bricka
6 7
  Humphrey Truman
  Christine Truman
9 4 6   H Truman
  C Truman
3 11
  Howard Walton
  Liz Starkie
10 6   F Froehling
  J Bricka
6 13
  Frank Froehling
  Justina Bricka
12 8   F Froehling
  J Bricka
7 13
  Chris Crawford
  Michelle Bourbonnais
1 3   N Kumar
  E Hopman
5 11
  Ladislav Legenstein
  Sonja Pachta
6 6   L Legenstein
  S Pachta
4 3
  Naresh Kumar
  Nell Hopman
  N Kumar
  E Hopman
6 6
  Ken Fletcher
  Robyn Ebbern
w/o

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Q   Geoff Pares
  Susan Butt
6 4 7
Q   Ian Crookenden
  Frances Walton
3 6 5   G Pares
  S Butt
0 5
  Andrew Yates-Bell
  Caroline Yates-Bell
0 13   R Taylor
  R Blakelock
6 7
  Roger Taylor
  Robin Blakelock
6 15   R Taylor
  R Blakelock
2 5
  Ingemar Ingvarsson
  Gudrun Rosin
5 4   J Barrett
  R Woodgate
6 7
  Will Coghlan
  Shirley Brasher
7 6   W Coghlan
  S Brasher
6 4 2
  Jarl Bibow
  Tone Schirmer
6 0 2   J Barrett
  R Woodgate
4 6 6
  John Barrett
  Billie Woodgate
3 6 6   J Barrett
  R Woodgate
6 7
  Wolfram Schneiders
  Valerie Gardner
4 4   A Gaertner
  R Schuurman
2 5
  Alan Lane
  Belmar Gunderson
6 6   A Lane
  B Gunderson
6 6
  Franz Hainka
  Doris Schuster
3 6 7   F Hainka
  D Schuster
1 2
  Budge Patty
  Lea Pericoli
6 3 5   A Lane
  B Gunderson
4 3
  Bertie Gaertner
  Renée Schuurman
6 6   A Gaertner
  R Schuurman
6 6
  Barry Phillips-Moore
  Anne Phillips-Moore
2 1   A Gaertner
  R Schuurman
6 6
Q   Jimmy Upton
  Ruth Illingworth
Q   J Upton
  R Illingworth
2 4
  John Newcombe
  Mary Reitano
w/o

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Geoff Ward
  Rosemary Deloford
0 3
  Sergei Likhachev
  Anna Dmitrieva
6 6
  S Likhachev
  A Dmitrieva
6 8
  L Gerrard
  L Cawthorn
2 6
  Isaías Pimentel
  Pilar Barril
4 1
  Lew Gerrard
  Lorna Cawthorn
6 6
  S Likhachev
  A Dmitrieva
9 6 0
4   R Howe
  E Buding
7 8 9
  Whitney Reed
  Ann Haydon
6 6
  Keith Diepraam
  Marlene Gerson
1 3
  W Reed
  A Haydon
4 11 4
4   R Howe
  E Buding
6 9 6
  William Alvarez
  Pat Stewart
1 4
4   Bob Howe
  Edda Buding
6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Tim Clayton
  Merrill Mark
1 6
  Mark Otway
  Pauline Roberts
6 8
  M Otway
  P Roberts
4 6 7
  G Oakley
  H Clarke
6 3 9
  Abe Segal
  Thelma Lister
4 9
  Gerry Oakley
  Honor Clarke
6 11
  G Oakley
  H Clarke
3 3
  R Mark
  S Moore
6 6
  Boro Jovanović
  Gloria Butler
4 6 13
  Gunter Sanders
  Pat Hird
6 3 15
  G Sanders
  P Hird
4 2
  R Mark
  S Moore
6 6
  Bob Mark
  Sally Moore
5 6 6
  Jean Borotra
  Daniele Wild
7 2 4

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  John McDonald
  Pat Hales
6 3 10
  José Edison Mandarino
  Carmen Coronado
4 6 12
  JE Mandarino
  C Coronado
6 6
  M Sangster
  D Catt
4 4
  John Hillebrand
  Pia Balling
9 4
  Mike Sangster
  Deidre Catt
11 6
  JE Mandarino
  C Coronado
4 2
2   E Morea
  M Smith
6 6
  Don Black
  Diane Tuckey
6 6
  James Buckley
  Mary O'Sullivan
2 3
  D Black
  D Tuckey
w/o
2   E Morea
  M Smith
  Bob Hewitt
  Jan Lehane
4 5
2   Enrique Morea
  Margaret Smith
6 7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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