Rex Noel Hartwig (born 2 September1929, Culcairn, New South Wales, Australia) was an Australian tennis player. September 2 is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Culcairn (postcode 2660) is a town in southern New South Wales, Australia. ... Emblems: Floral - Waratah (Telopea speciosissima); Bird - Kookaburra (Dacelo gigas); Animal - Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus); Fish - Blue Groper (Achoerodus viridis) Motto: Orta Recens Quam Pura Nites (Newly Risen, How Brightly You Shine) Slogan or Nickname: First State, Premier State Other Australian states and territories Capital Sydney Government Const. ... A tennis net Tennis is a game played between either two players (singles) or two teams of two players (doubles). Players use a stringed racquet to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over a net into the opponents court. ...
He won the doubles in Wimbledon twice: In 1954 with Mervyn Rose and in 1955 with Lew Hoad. In 1953 he also won the doubles and in 1953 and 1954 the mixed doubles in Melbourne. In 1953 he won the doubles in New York. 1953-1955 he was member of the Australian Davis Cup team. Wimbledon logo The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as simply Wimbledon, is the oldest and arguably most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mervyn Rose (born January 23, 1930) was an Australian male tennis player. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lewis Alan Hoad, born November 23, 1934 in Glebe, New South Wales, Australia - died July 3, 1994 in Fuengirola, Spain, was a champion tennis player. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... The Australian Open is the first of the worlds four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, held each January at Melbourne Park. ... The U.S. Open is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam in tennis. ... The great Australians Lew Hoad and Ken Rosewall with the Cup in 1953 The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in mens tennis. ...
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