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1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge

1909 edition of the International Lawn Tennis Challenge

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1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge
Details
Duration11 September – 30 November
Edition9th
Teams3
Champion
Winning Nation  Australasia
1908
1911

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, but was defeated again by the Australasian team.[1] The final was played at the Double Bay Grounds on 27–30 November.

1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge Intro articles: 3

Final

United States vs. British Isles


United States
5
Germantown Cricket Club, Philadelphia, PA, United States [2][3]
11–14 September 1909 [2][4]
Grass

British Isles
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
William Larned
Charles Dixon
6
3
6
2
6
0
     [2]
2
William Clothier
James Cecil Parke
6
4
6
3
8
6
     [2]
3
Harold Hackett / Raymond Little
Walter Crawley / James Cecil Parke
3
6
6
4
6
4
4
6
8
6
 [5]
4
William Larned
James Cecil Parke
6
3
6
2
6
3
     [4]
5
William Clothier
Charles Dixon
6
3
6
1
6
4
     [4]

1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge Final articles: 10

Challenge Round

1909 Davis Cup Challenge Round match between Australasia and the United States at the Double Bay Grounds, Sydney, Australia on 27–30 November 1909

Australasia vs. United States


Australasia
5
Double Bay Grounds, Sydney, Australia [6][7]
27–30 November 1909 [6][8]
Grass

United States
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Norman Brookes
Maurice McLoughlin
6
2
6
2
6
4
     [6]
2
Anthony Wilding
Melville Long
6
2
7
5
6
1
     [6]
3
Norman Brookes / Anthony Wilding
Melville Long / Maurice McLoughlin
12
10
9
7
6
3
     [9]
4
Norman Brookes
Melville Long
6
4
7
5
8
6
     [8]
5
Anthony Wilding
Maurice McLoughlin
3
6
8
6
6
2
6
3
   [8]

1909 International Lawn Tennis Challenge Challenge Round articles: 6

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