1962 Wimbledon Championships

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1962 Wimbledon Championships
Date 25 June – 7 July
Edition 76th
Category Grand Slam
Surface Grass
Location Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Venue All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Australia Rod Laver
Women's Singles
United States Karen Susman
Men's Doubles
Australia Bob Hewitt / Australia Fred Stolle
Women's Doubles
South Africa Sandra Price / South Africa Renée Schuurman
Mixed Doubles
Australia Fred Stolle / Australia Lesley Turner
Boys' Singles
Germany Hans-Joachim Plötz
Girls' Singles
New Zealand Elizabeth Terry
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The 1962 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The tournament was held from Monday 25 June until Saturday 7 July 1962. It was the 76th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 1962. Rod Laver and Karen Susman won the singles titles.

Champions[edit | edit source]

Seniors[edit | edit source]

Men's singles[edit | edit source]

Main article: 1962 Wimbledon Championships – Men's singles

Australia Rod Laver defeated Australia Bob Hewitt, 6–3, 6–2, 6–0

Women's singles[edit | edit source]

Main article: 1962 Wimbledon Championships – Women's singles

United States Karen Susman defeated Czechoslovakia Věra Suková, 6–3, 6–3

External links[edit | edit source]

Preceded by
1962 French Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1962 U.S. National Championships

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