Historical records matching Lilian Mary Watson
About Lilian Mary Watson
Lilian Watson (17 September 1857 – 27 May 1918) was an English female tennis player. Her sister was Maud Watson, the first female Wimbledon champion. In 1884, she was defeated by Maud at the Ladies’ Singles tournament's final at the Championships, Wimbledon. It was the first match between sisters in the history of Wimbledon. Lilian was defeated in the first round of the 1885 Wimbledon Championships and in her final Wimbledon appearance in 1886 she reached the semifinal in which she was defeated by eventual champion Blanche Bingley.