Betty Ann Grubb Stuart

Betty Ann Grubb Stuart (born February 26, 1950) is a retired American professional tennis player. She had her most significant success in doubles, including reaching the final of the 1977 US Open with Renée Richards as her partner.[1]

Betty Ann Grubb Stuart
Country (sports) United States
Born (1950-02-26) February 26, 1950 (age 73)
Newport Beach, California, United States
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Career record25–41
Grand Slam singles results
French Open3R (1979)
Wimbledon3R (1970, 1979, 1980)
US Open2R (1969)
Career record51–39
Career titles1

Personal lifeEdit

Stuart has been married four times. Her second husband was Ken Stuart. Her third husband was Australian tennis player Phil Dent, and she is the mother of American tennis players Brett Hansen-Dent and Taylor Dent. Her niece is professional beach volleyball player Misty May-Treanor.

WTA Tour finalsEdit

Doubles 7 (1/6)Edit

Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 0
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Sep 1975 Mission Viejo, California, US Hard   Gail Glasgow   Chris Evert
  Martina Navratilova
3–6, 5–7
Loss 2. Aug 1977 US Open, Forest Hills, New York, US Clay   Renée Richards   Betty Stöve
  Martina Navratilova
1–6, 6–7
Win 3. Jan 1975 Chicago, Illinois, US Carpet   Rosie Casals   Ilana Kloss
  Greer Stevens
3–6, 7–5, 7–5
Loss 4. May 1979 Vienna, Austria Clay   Ilana Kloss   Marise Kruger
  Dianne Fromholtz
6–3, 4–6, 1–6
Loss 5. Jun 1979 Eastbourne, England Grass   Ilana Kloss   Betty Stöve
  Wendy Turnbull
2–6, 2–6
Loss 6. Jul 1979 San Diego, California, US Hard   Ann Kiyomura   Rosie Casals
  Martina Navratilova
6–3, 4–6, 2–6
Loss 7. Oct 1979 Tampa, Florida, US Hard   Ilana Kloss   Anne Smith
  Virginia Ruzici
5–7, 6–4, 5–7


  1. ^ Jim Bainbridge (1978). 1978 Colgate Series Media Guide. New York: H.O. Zimman Inc. p. 149.

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