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3 edition of illustrated history of Australian tennis found in the catalog.

illustrated history of Australian tennis

R. S. Whitington

illustrated history of Australian tennis

by R. S. Whitington

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Published by Macmillan in South Melbourne, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Tennis -- Australia -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statement[by] R. S. Whitington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV993 .W47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5258414M
      ISBN 100333175670
      LC Control Number75331970

        Federer has dominated the tennis world for the last four years and is rewriting tennis history in seemingly every tournament he plays. Federer won three Grand Slam tennis tournaments in , placing him with 12 total major titles, in second place all . Craig Tiley, Tournament Director Australian Open, Director of Tennis, Tennis Australia “This book is a must read for any parent with a child who's serious about competing in Tennis - or in any individual sport.” Jon Wertheim, Exclusive Editor, Sports Illustrated “Even if you think you are an ‘expert’ tennis coach or parent, you need.

        Serena Williams is an American professional tennis player. She is one of the many names that ring a bell in the exciting game of lawn tennis. By the dint of her sheer achievements, Serena Williams is arguably the all-time great women tennis player. With an Open Era record of 23 grand slam singles titles to her name, she’s definitely one. Great deals on Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!

      Ashe served in the U.S. Army from , reaching the rank of second lieutenant Ashe’s three-volume history of African-American athletes, A Hard Road To Glory, was published in His book Days of Grace: A Memoir was published in The main court of the National Tennis Center (home to the U.S. Open) is named Arthur Ashe Stadium. In the years since, the match has become commonly known as one of the greatest ever. Sports Illustrated tennis writer Jon Wertheim later wrote a book – which spawned a documentary – about the match, titled, “Strokes of Genius: Federer, Nadal, and the Greatest Match Ever Played”.


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