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Alfred Wallace Dunlop (12 January 1875 – 7 April 1933) was an Australian tennis player, born in Christchurch, New Zealand. He won the doubles title at the Australasian Championships, the future Australian Open, alongside Fred Alexander in 1908. He also reached the singles finals at the tournament that year, losing to Alexander.[1]

Alfred Dunlop
A.W. Dunlop.jpg
Alfred Dunlop with his wife, Lucille Adeline Wickham Treadway (1874-1951)
Full nameAlfred Wallace Dunlop
Country (sports) Australia
Born(1875-01-12)12 January 1875
Christchurch, New Zealand
Died7 April 1933(1933-04-07) (aged 58)
Melbourne, Australia
Turned pro1897 (amateur tour)
Retired1914
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Singles
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenF (1908)
Wimbledon4R (1914)
Other tournaments
WHCC2R (1914)
Doubles
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenW (1908)

Contents

Grand Slam finalsEdit

 
A W Dunlop

Singles (1 runner-up)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1908 Australasian Championships Grass   Fred Alexander 6–3, 6–3, 0–6, 2–6, 3–6

Doubles (1 title)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1908 Australasian Championships Grass   Fred Alexander   Granville G. Sharp
  Anthony Wilding
6–3, 6–2, 6–1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "History of the Australian Open – the Grand Slam of Asia/Pacific". australianopen.com. Archived from the original on 25 May 2009. Retrieved 28 June 2009.

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