1963 U.S. National Championships (tennis)

The 1963 U.S. National Championships (now known as the US Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor grass courts at the West Side Tennis Club, Forest Hills in New York, United States. The tournament ran from 28 August until 8 September. It was the 83rd staging of the U.S. National Championships, and the fourth Grand Slam tennis event of 1963.

1963 U.S. National Championships
Date28 August – 8 September
Edition83rd
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceGrass
LocationForest Hills, Queens
New York, United States
VenueWest Side Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Mexico Rafael Osuna
Women's Singles
Brazil Maria Bueno
Men's Doubles
United States Chuck McKinley / United States Dennis Ralston
Women's Doubles
Australia Robyn Ebbern / Australia Margaret Smith
Mixed Doubles
Australia Margaret Smith / Australia Ken Fletcher
← 1962 · U.S. National Championships · 1964 →

ChampionsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

  Rafael Osuna defeated   Frank Froehling 7–5, 6–4, 6–2

Women's SinglesEdit

  Maria Bueno defeated   Margaret Smith 7–5, 6–4

Men's doublesEdit

  Chuck McKinley /   Dennis Ralston defeated   Rafael Osuna /   Antonio Palafox 9–7, 4–6, 5–7, 6–3, 11–9 [1]

Women's doublesEdit

  Robyn Ebbern /   Margaret Smith defeated   Darlene Hard /   Maria Bueno, 4–6, 10–8, 6–3 [2]

Mixed doublesEdit

  Margaret Smith /   Ken Fletcher defeated   Judy Tegart /   Ed Rubinoff 3–6, 8–6, 6–2 [3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 478. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Collins, p. 480
  3. ^ Collins, p. 482

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1963 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1964 Australian Championships