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John Newcombe

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Country Australia
Residence Sydney, Australia
Date of birth 23 May 1944 (1944-05-23) (age 66)
Place of birth Sydney, Australia
Height 183 cm
Turned pro 1968
Retired 1981
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Career prize money US$1,062,408
Int. Tennis HOF 1986 (member page)
Singles
Career record 429–136 (75.9%)
Career titles 68 including 32 in the open era listed in the ATP Website
Highest ranking No. 1 (3 June 1974)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open W (1973, 1975)
French Open QF (1969)
Wimbledon W (1967, 1970, 1971)
US Open W (1967, 1973)
Doubles
Career record 332–113
Career titles 33
Highest ranking No. 1
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (1965, 1967,1971, 1973, 1976)
French Open W (1967, 1969, 1973)
Wimbledon W (1965, 1966, 1968-1970, 1974)
US Open W (1967, 1971, 1973)

John Newcombe player belonged to Australia.

John Newcombe turned professional in 1968. John Newcombe was a right handed player.

John Newcombe was a former world's No. 1 tennis champion from Australia.

Personal Details

John Newcombe dominated the tennis in 1960s.

In 1986 John Newcombe was rewarded for his dedicted playing and achievements, so was selected and declared a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

John Newcombe was appointed captain of Davis Cup team of Australia in 1995.

John Newcombe carrer prize money was US$1,062,408.

John Newcombewas retired in 1981.

 


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