Tennis people from New South Wales

Posted Sep 16, 2010
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  1. Jelena Dokic

    Jelena Dokic


    Jelena Dokic (Serbian: Jelena Dokić, Јелена Докић, born 12 April 1983) is an Australian professional tennis player.

  2. Lleyton Hewitt

    Lleyton Hewitt


    Lleyton Glynn Hewitt (/ˈltən ˈhjuːɨt/; born 24 February 1981) is an Australian-born professional tennis player and former world No. 1 who now resides in The Bahamas.

  3. Jarmila Gajdosova

    Jarmila Gajdosova


    Jarmila Wolfe (née Gajdošová, formerly Groth; born 26 April 1987) is a Slovak-Australian tennis player. Wolfe has won two singles and one doubles title on the WTA tour in her career, as well as fourteen singles and nine doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career. She won her first WTA title in 2006 emerging as the Nordea Nordic Light Open doubles champion, her first singles title came in 2010 at the Guangzhou International Open and the following year she won the 2011 Hobart International. In May 2011, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 25. On 27 August 2012, she peaked at world number 31 in the doubles rankings. Wolfe's greatest achievement to date came at the 2013 Australian Open, where she won the Mixed Doubles title with countryman Matthew Ebden.

  4. Evonne Goolagong

    Evonne Goolagong


    Evonne Goolagong Cawley AO MBE (born 31 July 1951) is an Australian former World No. 1 female tennis player. She was one of the world's leading players in the 1970s and early 1980s, when she won 14 Grand Slam titles: seven in singles (four Australian Open, two Wimbledon and one French Open), six in women's doubles, and one in mixed doubles.

  5. Rennae Stubbs

    Rennae Stubbs


    Rennae Stubbs (born 26 March 1971) is an Australian retired tennis player. She was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder. She has won 4 Grand Slam doubles titles and 2 Grand Slam Mixed Doubles Titles. She represented Australia at four successive Summer Olympic Games: Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, and Beijing 2008.

  6. Dianne Fromholtz

    Dianne Fromholtz


    Dianne Fromholtz Balestrat (born 10 August 1956) is an Australian former professional tennis player.

  7. John Newcombe

    John Newcombe


    John David Newcombe, AO, OBE (born 23 May 1944 in Sydney) is a former tennis player from Australia who won seven Grand Slam singles titles and an all-time record 17 doubles titles. He is one of the few men to have been ranked world No. 1 in both singles and doubles. He also contributed to five Davis Cup titles for Australia during an age when Davis Cup was deemed as significant as the Grand Slams. Tennis Magazine ranked Newcombe the 10th best male player of the period 1965–2005.

  8. Margaret Court

    Margaret Court


    Margaret Court AO, MBE (née Smith; born 16 July 1942), also known as Margaret Smith Court, is a retired world No. 1 professional tennis player. She is currently a Christian minister in Perth, Australia, but is best known for her sporting career, in which she amassed more major titles than any other player in history.

  9. Lew Hoad

    Lew Hoad


    Lewis Alan ("Lew") Hoad (23 November 1934 – 3 July 1994) was an Australian former World No. 1 tennis player.

  10. Brad Drewett

    Brad Drewett


    Brad Drewett (19 July 1958 – 3 May 2013) was an Australian tennis player and ATP official. He was the 1975 and 1977 Australian Open Junior champion and the youngest player at age 17 to win the title since Ken Rosewall and John Newcombe. He was also the third-youngest Australian Open quarter-finalist in his first Grand Slam, at 17 years 5 months in 1975, behind Boris Becker, 17 years 4 days in 1984 and Goran Ivanišević, 17 years 4 months in 1989.

  11. Bob Hewitt

    Bob Hewitt


    Robert Anthony John "Bob" Hewitt (born 12 January 1940) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. In 1967, after marrying a South African, he became a South African citizen.

  12. Todd Woodbridge

    Todd Woodbridge


    Todd Andrew Woodbridge, OAM (born 2 April 1971) is a retired Australian tennis player. He was born in Sydney and raised in Kogarah Bay by his parents, Kevin and Barbara. He has two older brothers, Gregory and Warren. He attended Lyneham High School, Canberra, then turned professional in 1988.

  13. Michelle Jaggard-Lai

    Michelle Jaggard-Lai


    Michelle Jaggard-Lai (born 6 May 1969) is a retired professional tennis player from Australia. Jaggard-Lai turned pro in 1984. She won 3 doubles titles during her career on the WTA Tour. She reached the quarterfinals in doubles of the 1992 Australian Open, partnering Kimiko Date. In singles, she reached the 3rd round of the 1989 Australian Open. She reached a career-high doubles ranking of No. 42 in February 1991 and a high singles ranking of No. 83 in May 1993.

  14. Dick Crealy

    Dick Crealy


    Richard Crealy (born 18 September 1944) is an Australian former tennis player most notable for reaching the finals of the Australian Open in 1970, being a member of the 1970 Australian Davis Cup Team, and winning four Grand Slam titles in doubles.

  15. Jack Crawford (tennis)

    Jack Crawford (tennis)


    John Herbert ("Jack") Crawford (22 March 1908 – 10 September 1991) was an Australian tennis player during the 1930s. He was the World No. 1 player for 1933, during which year he won the Australian Open, the French Open, and Wimbledon, and was runner-up at the U.S. Open. He also won the Australian Open in 1931, 1932, and 1935. He was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1979.

  16. Harry Hopman

    Harry Hopman


    Henry Christian "Harry" Hopman CBE (12 August 1906 – 27 December 1985) was a world-acclaimed Australian tennis player and coach.

  17. Kerry Reid

    Kerry Reid


    Kerry Melville Reid, MBE, (born 7 August 1947) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. During her 17-year career, Reid won one Grand Slam singles title and 26 other singles titles and was the runner-up in 40 singles tournaments. Reid was included in the year-end world top ten rankings for 12 consecutive years (1968–1979). She won at least one tournament annually from 1966 through 1979, except for 1975. Her career-high ranking was World No. 5 from 1971 through 1974, behind Margaret Court, Billie Jean King, Evonne Goolagong Cawley, and Chris Evert.

  18. Chris O'Neil (tennis)

    Chris O'Neil (tennis)


    Christine "Chris" O'Neil (born 19 March 1956) is a former professional female tennis player from Australia.

  19. Lesley Turner Bowrey

    Lesley Turner Bowrey


    Lesley Rosemary Turner Bowrey AM (born 16 August 1942) is a retired Australian female tennis player.

  20. Johanna Konta

    Johanna Konta


    Johanna Konta (born 17 May 1991) is a British tennis player who represented Australia until 2012. Konta has won 11 singles and four doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career. She reached her best singles ranking of World No. 26 on 22 February 2016. Her doubles ranking had peaked three weeks earlier, at No. 95.

  21. Debbie Freeman

    Debbie Freeman


    Debbie Freeman (born 5 June 1962) is an Australian former tennis player who won Junior Wimbledon in 1980.

  22. Sandon Stolle

    Sandon Stolle


    Sandon Stolle (born 13 July 1970) is a former professional male tennis player and at one time ranked No. 2 in World doubles.

  23. Daphne Akhurst

    Daphne Akhurst


    Daphne Jessie Akhurst ( 22 April 1903 – 9 January 1933) known also by her married name Daphne Cozens, was an Australian tennis player.

  24. Fred Stolle

    Fred Stolle


    Frederick "Fred" Sydney Stolle, AO (born 8 October 1938) is an Australian former tennis player and commentator. He was born in Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia. He is the father of former Australian Davis Cup player Sandon Stolle.

  25. Tony Roche

    Tony Roche


    Anthony "Tony" Dalton Roche, AO MBE (born 17 May 1945) is a former professional Australian tennis player, native of Tarcutta. He played junior tennis in the New South Wales regional city of Wagga Wagga. He won one Grand Slam singles title and thirteen Grand Slam doubles titles, and was ranked as high as World No. 2 by Lance Tingay of The Daily Telegraph in 1969. He also coached multi-Grand Slam winning World No. 1s, Ivan Lendl, Patrick Rafter, Roger Federer, Lleyton Hewitt and former World No. 4, Jelena Dokic.

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