1962 French Championships

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1962 French Championships
Date 21 May – 2 June
Edition 66th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Clay
Location Paris, France
Venue Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain Manuel Santana
Women's Singles
United Kingdom Ann Hayden
Men's Doubles
Australia Roy Emerson / Australia Neale Fraser
Women's Doubles
South Africa Sandra Reynolds / South Africa Renee Schuurman
Mixed Doubles
South Africa Renée Schuurman / Australia Bob Howe
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The 1962 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 21 May until 2 June. It was the 66th staging of the French Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1962. Manuel Santana and Ann Hayden won the singles titles.

Finals[edit | edit source]

Men's singles[edit | edit source]

Main article: 1962 French Championships – Men's singles

Spain Manuel Santana defeated Australia Neale Fraser 6–1, 4–6, 7–5, 10–8

Women's singles[edit | edit source]

Main article: 1962 French Championships – Women's singles

United Kingdom Ann Hayden defeated Australia Margaret Smith 6–1, 4–6, 8–6

Men's doubles[edit | edit source]

Australia Roy Emerson / Australia Neale Fraser defeated West Germany Wilhelm Bungert / West Germany Christian Kuhnke 6–3, 6–4, 7–5

Women's doubles[edit | edit source]

South Africa Sandra Price / South Africa Renée Schuurman defeated United States Justina Bricka / Australia Margaret Smith 6–4, 6–4

Mixed doubles[edit | edit source]

South Africa Renée Schuurman / Australia Bob Howe defeated Australia Lesley Turner / Australia Fred Stolle 3–6, 6–4, 6–4

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Preceded by
1962 Australian Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1962 Wimbledon Championships

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