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LACOSTE BEATS COCHET IN FINAL

Crawford and Miss Akhurst Win Semi-Final ENGLISH WOMEN SUCCEED IN DOUBLES

The singles final at Wimbledon between 'Lacoste and Cochet, won by the former in four sets, is described as a tame affair, Cochet evidently re serving himself for the final of the doubles. Crawford and Miss Akhurst won the deciding set from Cochet and Miss Bennett, thereby entering the final of the mixed doubles, in which they will meet Spence and - Miss Ryan, conquerors of the holders. Misses Boyd and Akhurst failed to reach the final of the women's doubles, after a good start against the English pair. '

LONDON, July 6. Following are the results ofN today's play at Wimbledon:— Men's Singles. — Final: Rene Lacoste (France) beat Henri Cochet (France), 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2. Women's Doubles. — Semi-final: Misses Harvey and Bennett (Britain) beat Misses Boyd and Akhursfc (Australia), 6-8, 7-5, 6-2. Mixed Doubles. — Quarter-final: Craw ford and Miss Akhurst (Australia) beat Cochet (France) and Miss Bennett (Bri tain), 8-10, 6-4, 6-3; Moon and Mrs. O'Hara Wood (Australia) beat Crole Rees and Mrs. Watson (Britain), 6-4, 6-4. Semi-finals.— Spence (ex-South Afri can) and Miss Ryan (U.S.A.) beat Hun ter and Miss Wills (U.S. A.), 4-6, 6-4, 6-3; Crawford and Miss Akhurst (Australia) beat Moon and Mrs. O'Hara Wood (Aus tralia), 6-3, 7-5.

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