International Lawn Tennis Challenge 1904
The fourth edition of the International Lawn Tennis Challenge , now the Davis Cup , was held from June 27th to July 5th in Wimbledon , United Kingdom . For the first time, three teams took part in the competition: In addition to the British Isles as defending champions, Belgium and France also competed . Contrary to previous promises, the USA did not send a team to England.
The two new participants competed first for a place in the final. The winners Belgium then played against the British Isles for the title, which went to the defending champions with a 5-0 win.
In addition to the defending champion, two teams competed:
|Paul de Borman||Max Décugis||4: 6, 3: 5, ret.|
|William le Maire de Warzée d'Hermalle||Paul Aymé||6-0, 6-1, 6-0|
|Paul de Borman
William le Maire de Warzée d'Hermalle
|7: 5, 4: 6, 6: 0, 4: 6, 2: 6|
|Paul de Borman||Paul Aymé||6: 1, 6: 3, 2: 6, 1: 6, 6: 3|
|William le Maire de Warzée d'Hermalle||Max Décugis||5: 7, 8: 6, 0: 6, 6: 4, 6: 2|
In the final, defending champions British Isles prevailed 5-0 and won the second title.
Result: 5: 0
- No Tennis Challenge ( English ). Accessed June 12, 2012.
- Davis Cup - Tie details - 1904 - Belgium vs France ( Memento from December 9, 2010 in the Internet Archive ) (English)
- Davis Cup - Tie details - 1904 - Belgium vs British Isles ( English ) Retrieved May 29, 2016.