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Encyclopedia > 1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge

The 1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the ninth edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. For the second straight year, only the British Isles and the United States would challenge Australasia for the Cup. After defeating the British in Philadelphia, the US traveled to Sydney, only to be defeated once again by the Aussies. The final was played at the Double Bay Grounds on 27-30 November. The great Australians Lew Hoad and Ken Rosewall with the Cup in 1953 The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ... The Australian Davis Cup Team is the second most successful Davis Cup team ever to compete in the Davis Cup, winning the coveted Davis Cup title on 28 separate occasions second behind USA on 31. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Cradle of Liberty, the City That Loves You Back, the Quaker City, The Birthplace of America Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government... The Sydney Opera House on Sydney Harbour Sydney (pronounced ) is the most populous city in Australia, with a metropolitan area population of over 4. ...


Results

United States 5 0 British Isles Flag of United Kingdom
Germantown Cricket Club, Philadelphia, PA United States
11 September - 14 September, 1909
1 Flag of United States William Larned 6 6 6
Flag of United Kingdom Charles Dixon 3 2 0
2 Flag of United States William Clothier 6 6 8
Flag of United Kingdom James Parke 4 3 6
3 Flag of United States Harold Hackett-Raymond Little 3 6 6 4 8
Flag of United Kingdom Walter Crawley-James Parke 6 4 4 6 6
4 Flag of United States William Larned 6 6 6
Flag of United Kingdom James Parke 3 2 3
5 Flag of United States William Clothier 6 6 6
Flag of United Kingdom Charles Dixon 3 1 4

Image File history File links US_flag_46_stars. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Cradle of Liberty, the City That Loves You Back, the Quaker City, The Birthplace of America Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government... Official language(s) English, Pennsylvania Dutch Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 280 miles (455 km)  - Length 160 miles (255 km)  - % water 2. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... William Bill Augustus Larned (born December 30, 1872 – died December 16, 1926) was an American male tennis player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... William Jackson Clothier (born September 27, 1881 in Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania – died September 4, 1962 in Philadelphia) was a male tennis player from the United States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Harold Humphrey Hackett (July 12, 1878–November 20, 1937) was an American tennis player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... William Bill Augustus Larned (born December 30, 1872 – died December 16, 1926) was an American male tennis player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... William Jackson Clothier (born September 27, 1881 in Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania – died September 4, 1962 in Philadelphia) was a male tennis player from the United States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ...

Challenge round

Australasia 5 0 United States
Double Bay Grounds, Sydney, Australia
27 November - 30 November, 1909
1 Norman Brookes 6 6 6
Flag of United States Maurice McLoughlin 2 2 4
2 Tony Wilding 6 7 6
Flag of United States Melville Long 2 5 1
3 Norman Brookes-Tony Wilding 12 9 6
Flag of United States Melville Long-Maurice McLoughlin 10 7 3
4 Norman Brookes 6 7 8
Flag of United States Melville Long 4 5 6
5 Tony Wilding 3 8 6 6
Flag of United States Maurice McLoughlin 6 6 2 3

Image File history File links Australasian_Olympic_Flag. ... The Australian Davis Cup Team is the second most successful Davis Cup team ever to compete in the Davis Cup, winning the coveted Davis Cup title on 28 separate occasions second behind USA on 31. ... Image File history File links US_flag_46_stars. ... The Sydney Opera House on Sydney Harbour Sydney (pronounced ) is the most populous city in Australia, with a metropolitan area population of over 4. ... Image File history File links Australasian_Olympic_Flag. ... Sir Norman Brookes, KBE (November 14, 1877 – September 28, 1968) was an Australian tennis champion and president of the Lawn Tennis Association of Australia. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Maurice McLoughlin (January 7, 1890 in Carson City, NV, – December 10, 1957 in Hermosa Beach, CA) was an American tennis player known for his powerful serve and overhead volley. ... Image File history File links Australasian_Olympic_Flag. ... Anthony (Tony) Frederick Wilding (born October 31, 1883 in Christchurch, New Zealand – died May 9, 1915 near Neuve-Chapelle, Pas-de-Calais, France) was a champion tennis player and a soldier killed in action during World War I. He was the World No. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links Australasian_Olympic_Flag. ... Sir Norman Brookes, KBE (November 14, 1877 – September 28, 1968) was an Australian tennis champion and president of the Lawn Tennis Association of Australia. ... Anthony (Tony) Frederick Wilding (born October 31, 1883 in Christchurch, New Zealand – died May 9, 1915 near Neuve-Chapelle, Pas-de-Calais, France) was a champion tennis player and a soldier killed in action during World War I. He was the World No. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Maurice McLoughlin (January 7, 1890 in Carson City, NV, – December 10, 1957 in Hermosa Beach, CA) was an American tennis player known for his powerful serve and overhead volley. ... Image File history File links Australasian_Olympic_Flag. ... Sir Norman Brookes, KBE (November 14, 1877 – September 28, 1968) was an Australian tennis champion and president of the Lawn Tennis Association of Australia. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links Australasian_Olympic_Flag. ... Anthony (Tony) Frederick Wilding (born October 31, 1883 in Christchurch, New Zealand – died May 9, 1915 near Neuve-Chapelle, Pas-de-Calais, France) was a champion tennis player and a soldier killed in action during World War I. He was the World No. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Maurice McLoughlin (January 7, 1890 in Carson City, NV, – December 10, 1957 in Hermosa Beach, CA) was an American tennis player known for his powerful serve and overhead volley. ...

See also

Argentina | Australia | Austria | Belarus | Belgium | Chile | Croatia | Czech Republic |
France | Germany | Romania | Russia | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | United States The great Australians Lew Hoad and Ken Rosewall with the Cup in 1953 The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ... The great Australians Lew Hoad and Ken Rosewall with the Cup in 1953 The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ... Main article: 2007 Davis Cup //      2007 in tennis Grand Slams: Australian Open • French Open • Wimbledon Championships • U.S. Open Tours: Men: ATP Tour • ATP Masters Cup • ATP Masters Series Women: WTA Tour • WTA Tour Championships • WTA Tier I Series National teams: Davis Cup (World Group) • Fed Cup (World Group) • Hopman... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ...

Editions of the Davis Cup

1900 | 1901 | 1902 | 1903 | 1904 | 1905 | 1906 | 1907 | 1908 | 1909 | 1910 | 1911 | 1912 | 1913 | 1914 | 1915 | 1916 | 1917 | 1918 | 1919 | 1920 | 1921 | 1922 | 1923 | 1924 | 1925 | 1926 | 1927 | 1928 | 1929 | 1930 | 1931 | 1932 | 1933 | 1934 | 1935 | 1936 | 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959 | 1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 | 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 The 1900 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the first edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1902 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the second edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1903 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the third edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1904 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the fourth edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup, and the first edition to be played outside of American soil. ... The 1905 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the fifth edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1906 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the sixth edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1907 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the seventh edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1908 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the eighth edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... The 1924 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the 19th edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. ... // S-Seeded U-Unseeded *Choice of ground Davis Cup Davis Cup Davis Cup Teams Australia | USA Editions of the Davis Cup 1900 |  1901 | 1902 | 1903 | 1904 | 1905 | 1906 | 1907 | 1908 | 1909   1910  | 1911 | 1912 | 1913 | 1914 |  1915 |  1916  |  1917  |  1918  |  1919   1920 | 1921 | 1922 | 1923 | 1924 | 1925 | 1926 | 1927 | 1928... The 2000 Davis Cup is the 89th edition of the most important tournament between nations in mens tennis. ... The 2001 Davis Cup is the 90th edition of the most important tournament between nations in mens tennis. ... S-Seeded U-Unseeded *Choice of ground Davis Cup Davis Cup Davis Cup Teams Australia | USA Editions of the Davis Cup 1900 |  1901 | 1902 | 1903 | 1904 | 1905 | 1906 | 1907 | 1908 | 1909   1910  | 1911 | 1912 | 1913 | 1914 |  1915 |  1916  |  1917  |  1918  |  1919   1920 | 1921 | 1922 | 1923 | 1924 | 1925 | 1926 | 1927 | 1928... The 2003 Davis World Cup was the 2003 round of the international tennis tournament known as the Davis Cup. ... // S-Seeded U-Unseeded *Choice of ground Date: 24 Sep - 26 Sep First Round Second Round Paraguay and Chile promoted to World Group Playoffs First Round Second Round Germany, Great Britain, Belgium and Slovakia promoted to World Group Playoffs First Round Second Round Thailand and Japan promoted to World Group... // S-Seeded U-Unseeded *Choice of ground Date: 23 Sep - 25 Sep 2005 First Round Second Round Canada and Ecuador promoted to World Group Playoffs First Round Second Round Great Britain, Belgium, Italy and Germany promoted to World Group Playoffs First Round Second Round Pakistan and India promoted to World... The 2006 Davis Cup is the 95th edition of the most important tournament between nations in mens tennis. ... The 2007 Davis Cup is the 96th edition of the most important tournament between national teams in mens tennis. ...


 
 

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