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1966 Wimbledon Championships – Mixed Doubles

Ken Fletcher and Margaret Smith successfully defended their title, defeating Dennis Ralston and Billie Jean King in the final, 4–6, 6–3, 6–3 to win the Mixed Doubles tennis title at the 1966 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

Mixed Doubles
1966 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsAustralia Ken Fletcher
Australia Margaret Smith
Runners-upUnited States Dennis Ralston
United States Billie Jean King
Final score4–6, 6–3, 6–3
Details
Draw80 (5Q)
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1965 · Wimbledon Championships · 1967 →

SeedsEdit

01.     Ken Fletcher /   Margaret Smith (Champions)
02.   n/a
03.     Dennis Ralston /   Billie Jean King (Final)
04.     Fred Stolle /   Françoise Dürr (Semifinals)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Ken Fletcher
  Margaret Smith
7 6
  Bob Maud
  Glenda Swan
5 3
1   Ken Fletcher
  Margaret Smith
6 7
  Fred Stolle
  Françoise Dürr
1 5
4   Fred Stolle
  Françoise Dürr
6 6
  John Barrett
  Angela Mortimer
3 4
1   Ken Fletcher
  Margaret Smith
4 6 6
3   Dennis Ralston
  Billie Jean King
6 3 3
  Bob Howe
  Mary-Ann Eisel
5 3
3   Dennis Ralston
  Billie Jean King
7 6
3   Dennis Ralston
  Billie Jean King
6 6
  Frew McMillan
  Annette Van Zyl
4 4
  Frew McMillan
  Annette Van Zyl
7 6
  Ray Ruffels
  Karen Krantzcke
5 3

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Ken Fletcher
  Margaret Smith
6 7
  Cliff Richey
  Nancy Richey
3 5
1   K Fletcher
  M Smith
9 6
  T Okker
  G Groenman
7 3
  Tom Okker
  Trudy Groenman
6 6
  Keith Diepraam
  YJ Wilkinson
3 2
1   K Fletcher
  M Smith
6 6
  L Gerrard
  E Krocke
4 2
  Colin McHugo
  Wendy Hall
6 2 1
  Lew Gerrard
  Elly Krocke
3 6 6
  L Gerrard
  E Krocke
4 6 6
  F Salomon
  P Walkden
6 4 3
  José Edison Mandarino
  MT Cuadrado
2 3
  Frank Salomon
  Pat Walkden
6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Billy Knight
  Jean Knight
4 6 3
  Sergei Likhachev
  Galina Baksheeva
6 3 6
  S Likhachev
  G Baksheeva
w/o
  R Moore
  E Emanuel
  Ray Moore
  Esme Emanuel
6 6
  Colin Zeeman
  Carol Sherriff
4 4
  R Moore
  E Emanuel
5 2
  R Maud
  G Swan
7 6
  Bob Lutz
  Kathleen Harter
6 7
  Ichizo Konishi
  Isabelle de Lansalut
2 5
  R Lutz
  K Harter
3 6
  R Maud
  G Swan
6 8
  Owen Davidson
  Kerry Melville
4 6 4
  Bob Maud
  Glenda Swan
6 4 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Fred Stolle
  Françoise Dürr
7 6
  Roger Ambrose
  Sue Ambrose
5 3
4   F Stolle
  F Dürr
6 6
  K Wooldridge
  J Williams
3 3
  Keith Wooldridge
  Joyce Williams
6 6
  Lothar Pawlik
  Helga Niessen
4 0
4   F Stolle
  F Dürr
8 6 6
  C Graebner
  A Jones
10 4 4
  Sergio Tacchini
  Nicole Seghers
1 2
Q   Ravi Venkatesan
  Lidy Jansen-Venneboer
6 6
Q   R Venkatesan
  L Jansen-Venneboer
0 0
  C Graebner
  A Jones
6 6
  Clark Graebner
  Ann Jones
8 6
  Nikola Pilić
  Norma Baylon
6 2

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Isao Watanabe
  Dorothy Knode
1 4
  Graham Stilwell
  Nell Truman
6 6   G Stilwell
  E Truman
4 6 5
  Terry Ryan
  Margarethe Delport
6 6   T Ryan
  M Delport
6 1 7
  Michael Hann
  Lorna Greville-Collins
1 4   T Ryan
  M Delport
6 1 11
  Martin Mulligan
  Madonna Schacht
3 6 6   T Ulrich
  J Lieffrig
3 6 13
  Paul Hutchins
  Heather Allen
6 3 4   M Mulligan
  M Schacht
4 6 5
  Jimmy Moore
  Fay Toyne
3 1   T Ulrich
  J Lieffrig
6 3 7
  Torben Ulrich
  Janine Lieffrig
6 6   T Ulrich
  J Lieffrig
3 9
  Jean-Claude Barclay
  Évelyne Terras
4 6 11   J Barrett
  A Mortimer
6 11
  Peter Curtis
  Virginia Wade
6 1 9   J-C Barclay
  É Terras
5 3
  Alberto Lazzarino
  Silvana Lazzarino
4 1   J Barrett
  A Mortimer
7 6
  John Barrett
  Angela Mortimer
6 6   J Barrett
  A Mortimer
6 6
  Bill Tym
  Alice Tym
9 4 1   M Riessen
  E Buding
2 4
  Peter Pokorny
  Sonja Pachta
7 6 6   P Pokorny
  S Pachta
1 3
  Malcolm Gibb
  Pauline Roberts
3 3   M Riessen
  E Buding
6 6
  Marty Riessen
  Edda Buding
6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  John Newcombe
  Angie Newcombe
2 8 4
  Eric Drossart
  Christiane Mercelis
6 6 6   E Drossart
  C Mercelis
6 8
  Peter van Lingen
  Faye Urban
6 7 3   S Matthews
  Frances MacLennan
2 6
  Stanley Matthews
  Frances MacLennan
8 5 6   E Drossart
  C Mercelis
1 5
  William Alvarez
  Jill Blackman
6 6   W Alvarez
  J Blackman
6 7
  Ernesto Aguirre
  Ana María Estalella
1 2   W Alvarez
  J Blackman
6 6
  Stan Smith
  Kathy Blake
w/o   B Higgins
  M McAnally
2 2
  Brenton Higgins
  Mary McAnally
  W Alvarez
  J Blackman
5 6 8
  Bob Howe
  Mary-Ann Eisel
6 6   R Howe
  M-A Eisel
7 4 10
  JC Fletcher
  Valerie Clark
2 3   R Howe
  M-A Eisel
7 6
  Gerald Battrick
  Winnie Shaw
11 5 6   G Battrick
  W Shaw
5 4
  Donald Dell
  Heather Segal
9 7 1   R Howe
  M-A Eisel
8 6
  Tony Pickard
  Liz Starkie
9 6   A Mills
  J Mills
6 3
  Mark Cox
  Alison Stroud
7 4   A Pickard
  E Starkie
5 1
  Jaime Pinto Bravo
  Elsie Spruyt
3 8   A Mills
  J Mills
7 6
  Alan Mills
  Jill Mills
6 10

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Q   John Decker
  Margaret Harris
6 8
Q   John Harrison
  Elizabeth Tew
1 6
Q   J Decker
  M Harris
6 6
  G Maioli
  L Bassi
3 1
  Giordano Maioli
  Lucia Bassi
6 6
  Bob Hewitt
  Dalaille Hewitt
3 3
Q   J Decker
  M Harris
0 0
3   D Ralston
  BJ King
6 6
  Jack Saul
  Robin Lloyd
4 2
  John McDonald
  Tory Fretz
6 6
  J McDonald
  T Fretz
1 2
3   D Ralston
  BJ King
6 6
  José Luis Arilla
  Ingrid Löfdahl
4 6
3   Dennis Ralston
  Billie Jean King
6 8

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Jiří Javorský
  Vlasta Vopičková
8 3
  Geoffrey Bluett
  Shirley Brasher
10 6
  G Bluett
  S Brasher
8 6
  P Säilä
  R Bentley
6 4
  Ove Bengtson
  Eva Lundquist
2 4
  Pekka Säilä
  Rita Bentley
6 6
  G Bluett
  S Brasher
4 4
  F McMillan
  A Van Zyl
6 6
  Frew McMillan
  Annette Van Zyl
6 7
  Keith Carpenter
  Vicki Berner
4 5
  F McMillan
  A Van Zyl
10 6
Q   G Grisillo
  K Schediwy
8 2
  Cliff Drysdale
  Vivienne Wiggill
6 2 4
Q   Glenn Grisillo
  Kora Schediwy
3 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Clay Iles
  Dorothy Whitely
2 3
  Ray Ruffels
  Karen Krantzcke
6 6
  Ray Ruffels
  Karen Krantzcke
7 6
  J McManus
  R Casals
5 2
  Jim McManus
  Rosie Casals
6 6
Q   Rudy Hernando
  Susan Behlmar
4 3
  Ray Ruffels
  Karen Krantzcke
4 6 '14
  W Bowrey
  J Tegart
6 2 12
  Michel Leclercq
  Christiane Spinoza
0 5
  Abe Segal
  Helga Schultze
6 7
  A Segal
  H Schultze
6 3 1
  W Bowrey
  J Tegart
2 6 6
  Pancho Guzmán
  Helen Gourlay
6 3 2
  Bill Bowrey
  Judy Tegart
3 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