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Lew Hoad
Australia Crest

Tennis champion born in Sydney on 23rd November, 1934.

In 1956, the Melbourne Olympic year, Hoad won the Australian and French Opens together with Wimbledon. He also won Wimbledon in 1957.

A serious injury to his back ended his career prematurely.

Hoad moved to Spain in 1967.

Lew Hoad died in Spain in 1994.


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