KEY DATES FOR WIMBLEDON 2015

Qualifying begins: 22 June

The Draw: 26 June

Pre-event Press Conferences: 27 & 28 June

Order of Play: 28 June

Championships begin: 29 June

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Players Archive

Billie Yorke

First year:
1930
Last year:
1948
Tournaments:
13

1948



Effie Peters GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
4 4    
First Round
Mary Halford GBR
Bea Walter GBR
6 6    

1946



Pauline Betz USA [2]
Doris Hart USA [2]
6 6    
Quarter-finals
Simone Mathieu FRA
Billie Yorke GBR
4 2    


Betty Coutts GBR
Pearl Panton GBR
6 6 1   
Third Round
Simone Mathieu FRA
Billie Yorke GBR
8 4 6   


Margaret Lewis GBR
Eileen Porter GBR
7 2    
Second Round
Simone Mathieu FRA
Billie Yorke GBR
9 6    


Simone Mathieu FRA
Billie Yorke GBR
     
First Round
Bye
Bye
     

1939



Sarah Fabyan USA [1]
Alice Marble USA [1]
6 6    
Final
Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
1 0    


Jean Nicoll GBR [4]
Betty Nuthall GBR [4]
7 4 9   
Semi-finals
Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
5 6 11   


Bernice Lumb GBR
Margot Lumb GBR
0 1    
Quarter-finals
Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
6 6    


Rollin Couquerque NED
Suzanne Pannetier FRA
1 6 4   
Third Round
Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
6 4 6   


Peggy Pleydell Bouverie GBR
Dorothy Shepherd Barron GBR
2 3    
Second Round
Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
6 6    


Bye
Bye
     
First Round
Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
     

1938



Sarah Fabyan USA [2]
Alice Marble USA [2]
6 6    
Final
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Billie Yorke GBR [1]
2 3    


Doris Andrus USA
Silvia Henrotin FRA
6 3 4   
Semi-finals
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Billie Yorke GBR [1]
3 6 6   


Anita Lizana CHI
Peggy Scriven GBR
5 4    
Quarter-finals
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Billie Yorke GBR [1]
7 6    


Nell Hopman AUS
Dorothy Stevenson AUS
4 4    
Third Round
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Billie Yorke GBR [1]
6 6    


Rollin Couquerque NED
Grace Wheeler USA
3 3    
Second Round
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Billie Yorke GBR [1]
6 6    


Bye
Bye
     
First Round
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Billie Yorke GBR [1]
     

1937



Simone Mathieu FRA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
6 6    
Final
Phyllis King GBR
Elsie Pittman GBR
3 3    


Simone Mathieu FRA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
7 6    
Semi-finals
Evelyn Dearman GBR [4]
Joan Ingram GBR [4]
5 3    


Simone Mathieu FRA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
3 6 8   
Quarter-finals
Jadwiga Jedrzejowska POL
Susan Noel GBR
6 2 6   


Simone Mathieu FRA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
3 6 6   
Third Round
Helen Burr GBR
Yvonne Law GBR
6 3 3   


Simone Mathieu FRA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
6 6    
Second Round
Alice Marble USA
Kathryn Winthrop USA
2 4    


Simone Mathieu FRA [2]
Billie Yorke GBR [2]
     
First Round
Bye
Bye
     

1936



Doris Andrus USA
Silvia Henrotin FRA
7 6    
Quarter-finals
Simone Mathieu FRA [3]
Billie Yorke GBR [3]
5 2    


Alex McOstrich GBR
Jean Saunders GBR
1 2    
Third Round
Simone Mathieu FRA [3]
Billie Yorke GBR [3]
6 6    


Gaby Curtis GBR
Andree Lucas GBR
3 6    
Second Round
Simone Mathieu FRA [3]
Billie Yorke GBR [3]
6 8    


Phyllis Grover GBR
Gladys Osborne GBR
3 2    
First Round
Simone Mathieu FRA [3]
Billie Yorke GBR [3]
6 6    

1935



Elsie Pittman GBR [4]
Billie Yorke GBR [4]
8 2 0   
Third Round
Doris Howard GBR
Josanne De Meulemeester BEL
6 6 6   


Elsie Pittman GBR [4]
Billie Yorke GBR [4]
4 6 9   
Second Round
Phyllis King GBR
Eileen Whittingstall GBR
6 3 7   


Elsie Pittman GBR [4]
Billie Yorke GBR [4]
6 6    
First Round
Sybil Edwards GBR
Betty Uber GBR
4 2    

1934



Helen Jacobs USA [2]
Sarah Palfrey USA [2]
6 3 6   
Third Round
Eileen Whittingstall GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
2 6 4   

1933



Freda James GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
2 11 4   
Final
Simone Mathieu FRA [1]
Elizabeth Ryan USA [1]
6 9 6   


Freda James GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
5 6 6   
Semi-finals
Kitty Godfree GBR
Peggy Michell GBR
7 0 4   


Mary Heeley GBR [2]
Dorothy Round GBR [2]
1 6    
Quarter-finals
Freda James GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 8    


Freda James GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 6    
Third Round
Rollin Couquerque NED
Lucia Valerio ITA
3 4    


Helen Dyson GBR
Jeanette Morfey GBR
2 2    
Second Round
Freda James GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 6    


Freda James GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
     
First Round
Bye
Bye
     

1932



Phyllis Covell GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
0 3    
Quarter-finals
Doris Metaxa FRA [4]
Josanne Sigart BEL [4]
6 6    


Betty Dix GBR
Effie Peters GBR
3 6 4   
Third Round
Phyllis Covell GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 3 6   


Sybil Edwards GBR
Dorothy Jameson GBR
4 6 5   
Second Round
Phyllis Covell GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 4 7   

1931



Doris Metaxa FRA [4]
Josanne Sigart BEL [4]
7 6    
Quarter-finals
Joan Strawson GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
5 0    


Bruce May GBR
Enid Clarke GBR
0 10    
Third Round
Joan Strawson GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 12    


K.Lewis GBR
Betty Uber GBR
2 6 5   
Second Round
Joan Strawson GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 4 7   


Effie Hemmant GBR
Madge List GBR
4 4    
First Round
Joan Strawson GBR
Billie Yorke GBR
6 6