1912 Australasian Championships

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1912 Australasian Championships
Date 30 December – 1 January
Edition 8th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Grass
Location Hastings, New Zealand
Venue Hastings Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Singles
Ireland James Cecil Parke
Doubles
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Charles Dixon / Ireland James Cecil Parke
← 1911 · Australasian Championships · 1913 →

The 1912 Australasian Championships was a tennis tournament that took place on outdoor grass courts at Hastings, New Zealand. It was the 8th edition of the Australian Championships (now known as the Australian Open), the first held in Hastings, the second held in New Zealand, after Christchurch in 1906, and the third Grand Slam tournament of the year. Travel by sea was slow, limiting the attendance of Australian players, and New Zealand player Anthony Wilding did not return from Europe. The singles title was won by Irish James Cecil Parke.

Champions

Men's singles

Ireland James Cecil Parke defeated United Kingdom Alfred Beamish 3–6, 6–3, 1–6, 6–1, 7–5

Men's Doubles

United Kingdom Charles Dixon / Ireland James Cecil Parke defeated United Kingdom Alfred Beamish / United Kingdom Gordon Lowe 6–4, 6–4, 6–2

External links

  • Australian Open official website


Preceded by
1911 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1912 Wimbledon Championships
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