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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The 1896 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 13 July until 21 July. It was the 20th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1896.<ref name="Tingay" /> The number of entries for the men's singles competition was 31, the highest since 1881.<ref name="Tingay">100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977)</ref> Harold Mahoney and Charlotte Cooper won the singles titles.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> The All England Plate was introduced for players who had lost in the first or second round of the singles.<ref name="Tingay" />


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The 1896 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 13 July until 21 July. It was the 20th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1896.<ref name="Tingay" /> The number of entries for the men's singles competition was 31, the highest since 1881.<ref name="Tingay">100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay (Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977)</ref> Harold Mahoney and Charlotte Cooper won the singles titles.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> The All England Plate was introduced for players who had lost in the first or second round of the singles.<ref name="Tingay" />


1896 Wimbledon Championships sections
Intro  Champions  References  External links  

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Champions
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