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1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge

1930 edition of the International Lawn Tennis Challenge

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1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge
Details
Duration19 April – 27 July
Edition25th
Teams28
Champion
Winning Nation  France
1929
1931

The 1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge was the 25th edition of what is now known as the Davis Cup. For the silver anniversary, 24 teams would enter the Europe Zone, while 4 would enter the America Zone.

The United States defeated Italy in the Inter-Zonal play-off, but would lose to France in the Challenge Round, giving France their fourth straight title, in the sixth straight Challenge Round matchup between these teams. The final was played at Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France on 25-27 July.[1][2][3]

1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge Intro articles: 4

America Zone

Draw

  Semifinals
15–17 May
Final
22–24 May
                 
  Philadelphia, PA, United States (clay)
     United States 5  
     Canada 0     Chevy Chase, MD, United States (clay)
       United States 5
       Mexico 0
     Cuba
     Mexico w/o  

Final

United States vs. Mexico


United States
5
Chevy Chase Lawn Tennis Club, Chevy Chase, MD, United States [4]
22–24 May 1930
Clay

Mexico
0
1 2 3 4 5
1
Wilmer Allison
Ricardo Tapia
6
3
3
6
6
8
6
2
7
5
 
2
George Lott
Ignacio de la Borbolla
6
0
6
0
6
0
     
3
Wilmer Allison / John Van Ryn
Manuel Llano / Alfonso Unda
6
0
6
1
6
3
     
4
John Doeg
Federico Sendel
6
1
6
0
6
2
     
5
John Van Ryn
Ricardo Tapia
6
2
6
3
6
1
     

1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge America Zone articles: 11

Europe Zone

Draw

First Round
19 April–6 May
  Second Round
9–20 May
  Quarterfinals
30 May–9 June
  Semifinals
14–16 June
  Final
11–13 July
   Norway    
Oslo, Norway (clay)
 bye        Norway 0  
   Austria      Austria 5    
 bye          Austria 2  
   Italy    
Rome, Italy (clay)
     Italy 3  
 bye        Italy 5
   Egypt      Egypt 0    
Milan, Italy (clay)
 bye          Italy 3  
   Great Britain 3          Australia 2  
   Germany 2        Great Britain 5  
   Poland 3      Poland 0    
   Romania 2          Great Britain 1
    Switzerland 0    
Dublin, Ireland (grass)
     Australia 4  
   Australia 5        Australia 4
   Ireland 4      Ireland 1    
Genoa, Italy (clay)
   Monaco 1          Italy 3
   Greece 2    
London, England (clay)
     Japan 2
   India 3        India 0  
   Hungary 0      Japan 5    
   Japan 4          Japan 4  
   Spain 4          Spain 1  
   Belgium 1        Spain 5
   Yugoslavia 5      Yugoslavia 0    
   Sweden 0          Japan 3
 bye          Czechoslovakia 2  
   Czechoslovakia        Czechoslovakia 3  
 bye      Denmark 2    
   Denmark          Czechoslovakia 3
 bye          Netherlands 2  
   Netherlands        Netherlands 4
 bye      Finland 1  
   Finland  

Final

Italy vs. Japan


Italy
3
Genoa, Italy [5]
11–13 July 1930
Clay

Japan
2
1 2 3 4 5
1
Uberto De Morpurgo
Takeichi Harada
4
6
3
6
5
7
     
2
Giorgio de Stefani
Yoshiro Ota
6
3
6
4
4
6
6
4
   
3
Uberto De Morpurgo / Giorgio de Stefani
Tamino Abe / Takeichi Harada
8
6
9
7
6
8
2
6
6
1
 
4
Giorgio de Stefani
Takeichi Harada
2
6
5
7
5
7
     
5
Uberto De Morpurgo
Yoshiro Ota
6
0
6
2
6
1
     

1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge Europe Zone articles: 7

Inter-Zonal Final

United States vs. Italy


United States
4
Stade Roland Garros, Paris, France [6]
18–20 July 1930
Clay

Italy
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Wilmer Allison
Giorgio de Stefani
4
6
7
9
6
4
8
6
10
8
 
2
George Lott
Uberto De Morpurgo
3
6
9
7
10
8
6
3
   
3
Wilmer Allison / John Van Ryn
Placido Gaslini / Uberto De Morpurgo
5
7
6
2
6
4
1
6
6
3
 
4
George Lott
Giorgio de Stefani
6
3
6
1
6
3
     
5
Wilmer Allison
Uberto De Morpurgo
5
7
2
6
7
5
4
6
   

Challenge Round

France vs. United States


France
4
Stade Roland Garros, Paris, France [3]
25–27 July 1930
Clay

United States
1
1 2 3 4 5
1
Jean Borotra
Bill Tilden
6
2
5
7
4
6
5
7
   
2
Henri Cochet
George Lott
6
4
6
2
6
2
     
3
Jacques Brugnon / Henri Cochet
Wilmer Allison / John Van Ryn
6
3
7
5
1
6
6
2
   
4
Jean Borotra
George Lott
5
7
6
3
2
6
6
2
8
6
 
5
Henri Cochet
Bill Tilden
4
6
6
3
6
1
7
5
   

1930 International Lawn Tennis Challenge Challenge Round articles: 4

References

  1. ^ Bud Collins (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. pp. 495–496, 499. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Max Robertson (1974). The Encyclopedia of Tennis. London: Allen & Unwin. p. 383. ISBN 0047960426.
  3. ^ a b "France v United States". daviscup.com.
  4. ^ "United States v Mexico". daviscup.com.
  5. ^ "Italy v Japan". daviscup.com.
  6. ^ "United States v Italy". daviscup.com.

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