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Encyclopedia > Todd Woodbridge
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Woodbridge (back) with partner Jonas Björkman in the mens double final, Wimbledon 2004.
Woodbridge (back) with partner Jonas Björkman in the mens double final, Wimbledon 2004.

Todd Woodbridge (born April 2, 1971 in Sydney) is a professional tennis player from Australia. He turned professional in 1988. Subject: The Olympic Rings. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 1388 KB) Jonas Björkman (front) and Todd Woodbridge in the mens doubles final, Wimbledon 2004. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (2272x1704, 1388 KB) Jonas Björkman (front) and Todd Woodbridge in the mens doubles final, Wimbledon 2004. ... 2 April is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 273 days remaining. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... Tennis ball This article is about the sport. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He is best known as one of the top doubles players in the world for most of the 1990s and into the early 2000s, and especially for his primary doubles partnerships, first with fellow Australian Mark Woodforde and later with Swede Jonas Björkman. Woodbridge and Woodforde are often referred to as "The Woodies" in the tennis world. Mark Woodforde (born 23 September 1965) was a professional tennis player from Australia. ... Jonas Lars Björkman (born March 23, 1972, Växjö, Sweden) is a Swedish professional male tennis player and former World No. ... The Woodies was the name given to the most successful mens tennis doubles team in history. ...


The Woodies won a record 61 ATP doubles titles as a team, including 11 Grand Slam events. After Woodforde retired from the tour in 2000, Woodbridge established a partnership with Björkman that resulted in five Grand Slam event titles in four years. At the end of 2004, Björkman ended his partnership with Woodbridge. According to an interview Woodbridge granted to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Björkman wanted him to play more weeks on the tour, but he wanted to limit his time away from his family as much as possible. Woodbridge then took on India's Mahesh Bhupathi, who had just been dumped by Max Mirnyi, as his new partner. Coincidently, Björkman and Mirnyi ended up partnering. The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) was formed in 1972 to protect the interests of male professional Tennis players. ... A Grand Slam is a term in tennis used to denote winning all four of the following championship titles in the same year: Australian Open French Open Wimbledon U.S. Open These tournaments are therefore also known as the Grand Slam tournaments, and rank as the most important tennis tournaments... This article is about the year 2000. ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australias national non-commercial public broadcaster. ... Mahesh Shrinivas Bhupathi (born June 7, 1974, Madras, India) is a professional tennis player from India. ... Max Mirnyi (nicknamed The Beast) (Belarusian: Максім Мірны, Maksim Mirny; born July 6, 1977) is a tennis player from Belarus. ...


Woodbridge announced his retirement on 2005 Wimbledon, after 17 years of successful career. List of the 2005 Wimbledon Champions: // Seniors Mens Singles Roger Federer (SUI) d. ...


Woodbridge has a total of 83 ATP tournament wins in doubles, an all-time record.


In 2006, Woodbridge joined the Seven Network's commentary team for the Australian Open. The Seven Network (ASX: SEV) is Australias largest television network, owning the most free to air channel in Australia. ... This article is about the Australian Open tennis tournament. ...


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List of the 1992 Australian Open Champions: Seniors Mens singles Main article: 1992 Australian Open - Mens Singles Jim Courier (USA) def. ... List of the 1996 Wimbledon Champions: // Mens Singles Richard Krajicek (NED) d. ... List of the 1997 Australian Open Champions: // Mens Singles Pete Sampras (USA) d. ... List of the 1997 Wimbledon Champions: Mens Singles Pete Sampras (USA) d. ... List of the 2000 French Open Champions: // Mens Singles Gustavo Kuerten (BRA) d. ... List of the 2000 Wimbledon Champions: Mens Singles Pete Sampras1 (USA) d. ... List of the 2001 Australian Open Champions: Mens Singles Andre Agassi (USA) d. ... List of the 2002 Wimbledon Champions: Mens Singles Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) d. ... List of the 2003 Wimbledon Champions: Mens Singles Roger Federer* (SUI) d. ... List of the 2003 US Open Champions: Mens Singles Andy Roddick (USA) b. ... List of the 2004 Wimbledon Champions: // Mens Singles Roger Federer (SUI) d. ...

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Todd Woodbridge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (293 words)
Todd Woodbridge (born April 2, 1971 in Sydney) is a professional tennis player from Australia.
Woodbridge and Woodforde are often referred to as "The Woodies" in the tennis world.
Woodbridge announced his retirement on 2005 Wimbledon, after 17 years of successful career.
final 2003 day 2 articles (4072 words)
Woodbridge stopped playing singles after Wimbledon at 2001, concentrating on doubles with new partner Sweden's Jonas Bjorkman, finishing the year as the number one doubles partnership on the ATP tour.
Woodbridge and Arthurs were never seriously challenged by their Spanish opponents as they cruised to victory in about an hour and a half.
Todd Woodbridge was the star of the match as he and team-mate Wayne Arthurs defeated the Spanish duo of Alex Corretja and Feliciano Lopez 6-3 6-1 6-3.
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