Peter McNamara

Peter McNamara

Birth
Melbourne City, Victoria, Australia
Death 21 Jul 2019 (aged 64)
Germany
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 201377174 · View Source
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Australian Professional Tennis Player. He won nineteen doubles tournaments and five singles. Known best for playing in doubles tournaments with fellow Australian Paul McNamee, they won the 1979 Australian Open and 1980 and 1982 Wimbledon doubles titles. The highest rank they reached was 3rd. As a singles player, his highest ranking was 7th. He made it to the Australian Open singles semifinals in 1980, the Wimbledon quarterfinals in 1981 and was part of the last eight in the 1982 French Open. After his retirement in 1987, he became a successful coach, working with Mark Philippoussis, Grigor Dimitrov as well as Wang Qiang of China.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Glendora
  • Added: 21 Jul 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 201377174
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter McNamara (5 Jul 1955–21 Jul 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 201377174, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Burial Details Unknown.