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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The 1882 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The tournament ran from 8 July until 17 July. It was the 6th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1882.<ref name="Tingay" /> The net was brought down to its present height of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} at the posts, and {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} in the middle.<ref name="Tingay" />

Ernest Renshaw won the all comers' final against R. T. Richardson, 7–5, 6–3, 2–6, 6–3 and would later go on to lose against his twin brother and defending champion William Renshaw in the final, 6–1, 2–6, 4–6, 6–2, 6–2.<ref name="Winner"/><ref name="Tingay"/> The London Standard in a match report stated "...the brothers Renshaw gave perhaps the finest exposition of the game of lawn tennis ever seen at Wimbledon."<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> The challenge round was watched by 2000 spectators.<ref name=little>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref>


1882 Wimbledon Championship sections
Intro  Final  All Comers' Final  References  External links  

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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The 1882 Wimbledon Championships took place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. The tournament ran from 8 July until 17 July. It was the 6th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1882.<ref name="Tingay" /> The net was brought down to its present height of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} at the posts, and {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} in the middle.<ref name="Tingay" />

Ernest Renshaw won the all comers' final against R. T. Richardson, 7–5, 6–3, 2–6, 6–3 and would later go on to lose against his twin brother and defending champion William Renshaw in the final, 6–1, 2–6, 4–6, 6–2, 6–2.<ref name="Winner"/><ref name="Tingay"/> The London Standard in a match report stated "...the brothers Renshaw gave perhaps the finest exposition of the game of lawn tennis ever seen at Wimbledon."<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> The challenge round was watched by 2000 spectators.<ref name=little>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=book }}</ref>


1882 Wimbledon Championship sections
Intro  Final  All Comers' Final  References  External links  

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Final
<<>>