SPORTING Oz Tennis

Frank Sedgeman
Australia Crest

This tennis great was born in Melbourne on October 29th, 1927. He was 'discovered' by the great Harry Hopman when aged 12 and by the early 1950s Frank was number 1 tennis player in the world going on to win 2 US Opens, the Australian Open and Wimbledon, leading Australia to Davis Cup wins before turning professional in 1953.


Copyright © Dinkum Aussies 1999 All Rights Reserved,
feedback to Webmaster