Adrian Quist (August 4, 1913 - November 17, 1991) was an Australian male tennis player. He was a three-time Australian Championships men's singles champion. He also one of the winners of a "Career Doubles Slam". August 4 is the 216th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (217th in leap years), with 149 days remaining. ... 1913 (MCMXIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...
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AdrianQuist and John Bromwich represented the Australians, with Harry Hopman serving as captain of the team and Jack Crawford in reserve.
Quist and Bromwich defeated Hunt and the youthful Kramer in the doubles, as had been taken for granted, on the second day.
On the final day Riggs lost to Quist in a punishing, fluctuating struggle after the former had lost the first two sets and seemed to be headed towards victory in the fifth; and Bromwich crushed Parker in a colorless concluding match.
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