Originally Posted by kiki
And what a lost opportunity for England too! I wonder when was last time 2 brits played in a major final, men or women or in the middle of both!
Kiki- I've only gone back to 1945, post WW2:
French 1956: Mortimer reached final. Angela Buxton semi. Both lost to Gibson
French 1957: Shirley bloomer won. Ann jones lost in semi to Head Knode.
French 1963: jones reached final, trueman the semi. Both lost to turner.
I'll check the other slams.