Australian Tennis

Australian Tennis

An excellent selection of signed 6 x 4 photographs and two 8 x 10, by various Australian tennis players, all of them Grand Slam multiple winners. n. p. n. d. various sizes.
$ 211 / 200 € (73689)

An excellent selection of signed 6 x 4 photographs and two 8 x 10, by various Australian tennis players, all of them Grand Slam multiple winners, comprising Roy Emerson (1936- ) World number one, Emerson won twelve Grand Slam singles titles, and a total of 28 Grand Slam tournaments titles. He also won eight Davis Cup titles. Emerson is the undisputed number one of the 60’s, being the first winning titles at all four Grand Slam events in both singles and doubles and also being the first male player to win each major title at least twice in his career; Frank Sedgman (1927- ) Former World number one, he won 22 grand Slam titles in the 50’s.

Sedgman is one of only five tennis players all-time to win a multiple slam set in two disciplines; Ashley Cooper (1936- ) Former World number one, Cooper won the US open, the Australian open and Wimbledon in 1958; Neale Fraser (1933- ) Former World number one. Fraser is the last player to have won the singles, doubles and mixed doubles titles in a calendar year at a Grand Slam tournament on two consecutive occasions, 1959 & 1960, and Tony Roche (1945- ) Australian Rolland Garros winner, 1966. Roche has coached great champions like Lendl, Rafter, Federer, etc.. (2). All images depicting the tennis players in action poses are boldly signed to clear areas of the images..

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