French Championships

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The French Championship is a tennis tournament which is held in France. It is usually the second grand slam of the year.

Champions[edit | edit source]

Men's Singles[edit | edit source]

Year Champion Runner-up Score in the final
1962 Spain Manuel Santana Australia Neale Fraser 6–1, 4–6, 7–5, 10–8
1963 Italy Nicola Pietrangeli France Pierre Darmon 6–4, 6–2, 6–8, 8–6

Women's Singles[edit | edit source]

Year Champion Runner-up Score in the final
1962 United Kingdom Ann Hayden Australia Margaret Smith 6–1, 4–6, 8–6
1963 United Kingdom Ann Jones Australia Lesley Turner 6–2, 6–4

Men's Doubles[edit | edit source]

Year Champion Runner-up Score in the final
1962 Australia Roy Emerson
Australia Neale Fraser
West Germany Wilhelm Bungert
West Germany Christian Kuhnke
6–3, 6–4, 7–5
1963 Australia Roy Emerson
Spain Manuel Santana
South Africa Gordon Forbes
South Africa Abe Segal
6–2, 6–4, 6–8, 6–3

Women's Doubles[edit | edit source]

Year Champion Runner-up Score in the final
1962 South Africa Sandra Price
South Africa Renée Schuurman
United States Justina Bricka
Australia Margaret Smith
6–4, 6–4
1963 United Kingdom Ann Jones
South Africa Renée Schuurman
Australia Robyn Ebbern
Australia Margaret Smith
9–7, 6–3

Mixed Doubles[edit | edit source]

Year Champion Runner-up Score in the final
1962 South Africa Renée Schuurman
Australia Bob Howe
Australia Lesley Turner
Australia Fred Stolle
3–6, 6–4, 6–4
1963 Australia Margaret Smith
Australia Ken Fletcher
Australia Lesley Turner
Australia Fred Stolle
6–1, 6–1

External Links[edit | edit source]

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