1963 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

Rafael Osuna defeated Frank Froehling 7–5, 6–4, 6–2 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1963 U.S. National Championships.[2]

Men's Singles
1963 U.S. National Championships
ChampionMexico Rafael Osuna[1]
Runner-upUnited States Frank Froehling[1]
Final score7–5, 6–4, 6–2
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1962 · U.S. National Championships · 1964 →

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Rafael Osuna is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Chuck McKinley (Semifinalist)
  2.   Roy Emerson (Fourth round)
  3.   Dennis Ralston (Quarterfinalist)
  4.   Rafael Osuna (Champion)
  5.   Ken Fletcher (Third round)
  6.   Bobby Wilson (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Eugene Scott (Third round)
  8.   Ham Richardson (Third round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Final EightEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1   Chuck McKinley 6 4 4 8 6
  Thomaz Koch 4 6 6 6 4
1   Chuck McKinley 4 4 8
4   Rafael Osuna 6 6 10
4   Rafael Osuna 3 9 6 6
  Marty Riessen 6 7 3 3
4   Rafael Osuna 7 6 6
  Frank Froehling 5 4 2
  Ronald Barnes 6 7 6
3   Dennis Ralston 4 5 3
  Ronald Barnes 3 1 4
  Frank Froehling 6 6 6
6   Bobby Wilson 8 6 3 3 7
  Frank Froehling 6 4 6 6 9

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   McKinley 4 3 8 6 6
  Zuleta 6 6 6 3 1 1   McKinley 6 6 6
  Javorský 7 6 7 6   Javorský 2 4 3
  Fujii 5 1 9 2 1   McKinley 6 6 8
  Wood 8 6 6   Wood 4 4 6
  Powless 6 2 4   Wood 7 6 9
  Ecklebe 8 6 6   Ecklebe 5 4 7
  Siska 6 2 3 1   McKinley 5 6 6 6
  McManus 4 6 6 6   Nagler 7 4 4 2
  De Gronckel 6 2 3 2   McManus 5 9 6 4
  Seixas 13 6 6 6   Seixas 7 7 8 6
  Bowditch 15 4 0 0   Seixas 3 6 13 12 1
  Fentress 6 6 6   Nagler 6 1 11 14 6
  Hedelund 0 2 2   Fentress 3 1 0
  Nagler 6 6 6   Nagler 6 6 6
  Ali 3 3 1

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   Scott 6 6 6
  Jackson 4 4 2 7   Scott 4 7 6 7
  Dell 4 7 6 6 6   Dell 6 5 3 5
  Sullivan 6 9 2 4 0 7   Scott 6 4 3 4
  Bedard 6 6 5 7   Koch 4 6 6 6
  Hernandez 4 1 7 5   Bedard 4 7 2
  Koch 6 4 7 6 6   Koch 6 9 6
  Hoffman 4 6 9 3 1   Koch 7 6 6
  Sammis   Gulyás 5 3 3
  Williams w/o   Sammis 0 3 1
  Higgins 6 6 6   Higgins 6 6 6
  Sherriff 2 4 4   Higgins 5 4 3
  Gulyás 6 3 6 6   Gulyás 7 6 6
  Tully 2 6 4 3   Gulyás 2 6 6 4 6
  Skogstad 6 6 4 6   Skogstad 6 3 3 6 4
  Jennings 4 2 6 3

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Osuna 6 6 8
  Rouyer 1 1 6 4   Osuna 6 6 13
  Beste 6 6 6   Beste 2 4 11
  Drilling 4 4 3 4   Osuna 3 6 6 6
  Roche 6 6 8   Roche 6 1 2 2
  Werksman 1 1 6   Roche 6 6 6
  Ishiguro 6 6 6   Ishiguro 0 4 4
  Sack 1 1 0 4   Osuna 6 6 4 3 6
  Nyyssonen 7 6 7   Darmon 4 2 6 6 2
  Wright 5 2 5   Nyyssonen 1 6 1 6 6
  Scholl 8 10 6   Scholl 6 4 6 0 1
  Carpenter 6 8 3   Nyyssonen 3 1 2
  Drysdale 6 6 6   Darmon 6 6 6
  Fontana 1 4 2   Drysdale 9 2 8 0 2
  Darmon 13 3 8 6 10   Darmon 7 6 6 6 5
  Crookenden 15 6 6 1 8

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Richardson 6 6 6
  Lieberman 3 1 1 8   Richardson 6 6 6
  Drossart 1 6 3 6 6   Drossart 2 2 2
  Schwartz 6 3 6 2 2 8   Richardson 6 6 6 3 3
  Mills 6 6 6   Sanderlin 1 8 4 6 6
  Seewagen 2 1 1   Mills 7 1 3 6 3
  Sanderlin 1 5 7 6 6   Sanderlin 5 6 6 3 6
  Maggi 6 7 5 1 1   Sanderlin 4 2 4
  Ashe 6 5 6 6   Riessen 6 6 6
  Ochoa 4 7 4 4   Ashe 3 7 6 6
  Perry 6 6 6   Perry 6 5 2 3
  Belkin 4 4 2   Ashe 3 6 6 6
  Riessen 7 8 6   Riessen 6 8 2 8
  Buck 5 6 4   Riessen 1 6 3 6 6
  Fisher 6 4 6 6   Fisher 6 4 6 1 2
  Strobl 4 6 3 2

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Taylor 6 3 6 7
  Lenoir 3 6 3 5   Taylor 6 6 6
  McDonald 6 6 6   McDonald 2 4 0
  Abdesselam 4 4 3   Taylor 6 6 3 4 6
  Ryan 6 3 6 6   Barthes 1 4 6 6 1
  Lloyd 1 6 4 4   Ryan 6 5 8 6 1
  Barthes 6 6 3 6 8   Barthes 2 7 10 0 6
  Rubinoff 3 2 6 8 6   Taylor 5 6 9 5 6
  Barnes 6 6 6   Barnes 7 2 7 7 8
  Speicher 4 2 2   Barnes 2 6 3 6 6
  Edlefsen 6 6 6   Edlefsen 6 1 6 3 4
  Donnadieu 2 3 4   Barnes 6 6 2 6 7
  Holmberg 5   Fletcher 8 2 6 4 5
  Lumsden w/o   Holmberg 5 7 9 6 3
5   Fletcher 9 4 6 14 5   Fletcher 7 9 7 4 6
  Lall 7 6 1 12

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Phillips 7 6 7
  Hann 5 3 5   Phillips 7 6 2
  Newcombe 6 7 7   Newcombe 9 8 6
  Hernando 4 5 5   Newcombe 8 6 6
  Schunck 6 7 7   Schunck 6 1 4
  Kileff 1 5 5   Schunck 16 6 6
  Rosselló   Rosselló 14 4 4
  Baker w/o   Newcombe 3 4 6 5
  Hajer 6 6 2 10 3   Ralston 6 6 3 7
  Schad 3 4 6 8   Hajer 3 6 3 2
  Davidson 6 6 6   Davidson 6 3 6 6
  Hallberg 3 4 4   Davidson 4 2 8 8 4
  Sorlein 6 6 6 3   Ralston 6 6 6 6 6
  Bari 3 4 3   Sorlein 2 10 1 5
3   Ralston 6 6 6 3   Ralston 6 8 6 7
  Johnson 1 2 2

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Sokol 6 6 6
  Cooper 3 1 2   Sokol 6 2 2
  Neely 8 6 6   Neely 8 6 6
  Slobin 6 4 4   Neely 4 4 7 4
  Buchholz 6 6 7   Buchholz 6 6 5 6
  Beck 1 1 5   Buchholz 7 6 6 6
  Power 6 3 6 8 9   Power 9 2 4 3
  Stoneman 4 6 8 6 7   Buchholz 3 0 1
  Pasarell 8 6 6 6 6   Wilson 6 6 6
  Fox 10 4 4 3   Pasarell 6 6 6 7
  Graebner 6 9 7   Graebner 3 3 8 5
  Parker 2 7 5   Pasarell 5 6 12
  Newman 7 7 6 6 6   Wilson 7 8 14
  Tym 9 5 2 4   Newman 4 7 5 4
6   Wilson 6 6 6 6   Wilson 6 5 7 6
  Schnaars 4 3 2

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Froehling 6 6 6
  Sweeney 1 3 2   Froehling 7 8 6 6
  Reed 6 8 6   Reed 9 6 3 4
  Isaacs 1 6 4   Froehling 6 6 6
  Godbout 6 7 6   Palafox 4 1 4
  Morgan 1 5 0   Godbout 5 4 5
  Palafox 6 6 6   Palafox 7 6 7
  Turville 1 3 2   Froehling 6 4 9 6
  Harrison 2 7 3 6 14 2   Emerson 4 6 7 2
  Fitzgibbon 6 5 6 4 12   Harrison 4 6 6 6
  Baxter 6 6 7   Baxter 6 2 2 1
  Cohen 3 4 5   Harrison 4 2 0
  Richey 6 6 5 6 6 2   Emerson 6 6 6
  Osborne 2 8 7 2 4   Richey 3 2 5
2   Emerson 6 6 6 2   Emerson 6 6 7
  Steele III 1 4 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York City]: New Chapter Press. p. 461. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Talbert, Bill (1967). Tennis Observed – The USLTA Men's Singles Champions, 1881-1966,. Barre: Barre Publishers. p. 138. OCLC 172306.

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