Robyn Mawdsley

Robyn Mawdsley (born 3 May 1971) is an Australian former professional tennis player.

Robyn Mawdsley
Country (sports) Australia
Born (1971-05-03) 3 May 1971 (age 49)
Prize money$43,941
Singles
Highest rankingNo. 366 (24 June 1996)
Doubles
Highest rankingNo. 182 (9 May 1994)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1991, 1994)

BiographyEdit

Mawdsley competed on the professional in the 1990s, after playing college tennis in the United States for Texas A&M.[1]

On the professional tour, Mawdsley reached a best singles ranking of 366 in the world. She was more successful on tour as a doubles player.[2] Ranked as high as 182 for doubles, she twice featured in the main draw of the Australian Open, in 1991 and 1994. She won a total of six doubles titles on the ITF circuit, four of which came in 1995.

ITF finalsEdit

$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles (0–1)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 5 June 1995 Dublin, Ireland Clay   Katalin Miskolczi 2–6, 2–6

Doubles (6–12)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 23 April 1990 Sutton, United Kingdom Clay   Lisa Keller   Radka Bobková
  Helena Vildová
6–7(8), 3–6
Runner-up 2. 6 May 1991 Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom Clay   Catherine Barclay   Anke Marchl
  Christina Singer
6–4, 6–7, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 29 June 1992 Ronneby, Sweden Clay   Clare Thompson   Catarina Bernstein
  Annika Narbe
5–7, 0–6
Runner-up 4. 19 July 1992 Frinton, United Kingdom Grass   Elizma Nortje   Caroline Billingham
  Danielle Thomas
2–6, 6–4, 6–7
Runner-up 5. 16 November 1992 Port Pirie, Australia Hard   Joanne Limmer   Danielle Jones
  Tessa Price
2–6, 7–5, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 14 March 1993 Wodonga, Australia Grass   Danielle Thomas   Kate McDonald
  Jane Taylor
6–2, 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 21 March 1993 Canberra, Australia Grass   Maija Avotins   Kate McDonald
  Jane Taylor
w/o
Winner 1. 10 May 1993 Basingstoke, United Kingdom Hard   Valda Lake   Sabine Haas
  Liezel Huber
3–6, 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 8. 24 May 1993 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Shannon Peters   Agnese Gustmane
  Katarzyna Teodorowicz
6–7(2), 2–6
Runner-up 9. 25 October 1993 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Julie Pullin   Ei Iida
  Nana Smith
4–6, 5–7
Winner 2. 24 April 1995 Edinburgh, United Kingdom Clay   Lorna Woodroffe   Karen Cross
  Lizzie Jelfs
6–3, 6–1
Winner 3. 8 May 1995 Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom Clay   Natalia Egorova   Kaye Hand
  Claire Taylor
7–6(0), 6–2
Winner 4. 5 June 1995 Dublin, Ireland Clay   Karen Nugent   Claire Curran
  Yvonne Doyle
6–1, 4–6, 6–3
Winner 5. 10 July 1995 Felixstowe, United Kingdom Grass   Shannon Peters   Helen Crook
  Victoria Davies
6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 10. 17 July 1995 Frinton-on-Sea, United Kingdom Grass   Shannon Peters   Natalia Egorova
  Julia Lutrova
6–7(2), 6–1, 4–6
Runner-up 11. 30 October 1995 Saga, Japan Grass   Kirrily Sharpe   Danielle Jones
  Tessa Price
4–6, 2–6
Winner 6. 4 May 1996 Hatfield, United Kingdom Clay   Jane Wood   Shirli-Ann Siddall
  Amanda Wainwright
4–6, 7–6(4), 7–5
Runner-up 12. 16 June 1996 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Clay   Katrin Kilsch   Elena Brioukhovets
  Elena Tatarkova
4–6, 2–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Aggie Men's and Women's Tennis Set for NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships". WTAW. 20 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Top seeds topple at Lyneham". The Canberra Times. 20 March 1993. p. 14 (Saturday Magazine). Retrieved 2 February 2019 – via National Library of Australia. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

External linksEdit