1968 Wightman Cup

The 1968 Wightman Cup was the 40th edition of the annual women's team tennis competition between the United States and Great Britain. It was held at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London, England, United Kingdom.[1][2][3]

1968 Wightman Cup
Details
Edition40th
Champion
Winning Nation Great Britain
1967
1969

Great Britain
4
All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, England, United Kingdom
1968
Grass

United States
3
1 2 3
1 United Kingdom
United States
Christine Truman Janes
Nancy Richey
1
6
6
8
   
2 United Kingdom
United States
Virginia Wade
Mary-Ann Eisel
6
0
6
1
   
3 United Kingdom
United States
Winnie Shaw
Jane Bartkowicz
5
7
6
3
4
6
 
4 United Kingdom
United States
Christine Truman Janes
Mary-Ann Eisel
4
6
3
6
   
5 United Kingdom
United States
Virginia Wade
Nancy Richey
6
4
2
6
6
3
 
6 United Kingdom
United States
Winnie Shaw / Virginia Wade
Mary-Ann Eisel / Nancy Richey
5
7
6
4
6
3
 
7 United Kingdom
United States
Christine Truman Janes / Nell Truman
Stephanie DeFina / Kathleen Harter
6
3
2
6
6
3
 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis : An Authoritative Encyclopedia and Record Book (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 532. ISBN 978-0-942257-70-0.
  2. ^ USTA, United States Tennis Association (1979). Bill Shannon (ed.). Official Encyclopedia of Tennis (Rev. and updated 1st ed.). New York: Harper & Row. p. 370. ISBN 0060144785.
  3. ^ Max Robertson, ed. (1974). The Encyclopedia of Tennis. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. p. 391. ISBN 0047960426.