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1965 Australian Championships

 

1965 Australian Championships

1965 Australian Championships
Date:   22 January – 1 February
Edition:   53rd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Melbourne, Australia
Venue:   Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Men's Singles
Roy Emerson
Women's Singles
Margaret Court
Men's Doubles
John Newcombe / Tony Roche
Women's Doubles
Margaret Smith Court / Lesley Turner Bowrey
Mixed Doubles
Robyn Ebbern / Owen Davidson
Margaret Smith Court / John Newcombe
Australian Championships
 < 1964 1966 > 

The 1965 Australian Championships was a tennis tournament that took place on outdoor Grass courts at the Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club, Melbourne, Australia from 22 January to 1 February. It was the 53rd edition of the Australian Championships (now known as the Australian Open), the 14th held in Melbourne, and the first Grand Slam tournament of the year. The singles titles were won by Australians Roy Emerson and Margaret Court.

Contents

  • Champions 1
    • Men's Singles 1.1
    • Women's Singles 1.2
    • Men's Doubles 1.3
    • Women's Doubles 1.4
    • Mixed Doubles 1.5
  • Notes 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Champions

Men's Singles

Roy Emerson defeated Fred Stolle 7–9, 2–6, 6–4, 7–5, 6–1 [1]

Women's Singles

Margaret Court defeated Maria Bueno 5–7, 6–4, 5–2 retired [2]

Men's Doubles

John Newcombe / Tony Roche defeated Roy Emerson / Fred Stolle 3–6, 4–6, 13–11, 6–3, 6–4 [3]

Women's Doubles

Margaret Smith Court / Lesley Turner Bowrey defeated Robyn Ebbern / Billie Jean Moffitt, 1–6, 6–2, 6–3 [4]

Mixed Doubles

Robyn Ebbern / Owen Davidson and Margaret Smith Court / John Newcombe (final not played) [5][1]


Notes

  1. ^ The mixed doubles final was not played because of bad weather

References

  1. ^ "1965 Men's Singles". Tennis Australia. 
  2. ^ "1965 Women's Singles". Tennis Australia. 
  3. ^ "1965 Men's Doubles". Tennis Australia. 
  4. ^ "1965 Women's Doubles". Tennis Australia. 
  5. ^ "1965 Mixed Doubles". Tennis Australia. 

External links

  • Australian Open official website
Preceded by
1964 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1965 French Championships
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