Robin Drysdale

Robin Drysdale (born 18 September 1952) is a former professional tennis player from Great Britain.

Robin Drysdale
Country (sports) United Kingdom
ResidenceFulham, London, UK
Born (1952-09-18) 18 September 1952 (age 68)
Dedham, Essex, UK
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
PlaysRight-handed
Singles
Career record31–73
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 71 (12 July 1978)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQF (1977Dec)
French Open1R (1977, 1978)
Wimbledon2R (1975, 1978)
US Open2R (1978)
Doubles
Career record57–72
Career titles1
Highest rankingNo. 300 (2 January 1984)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (1976, 1977)
Wimbledon3R (1976)
US Open1R (1978)

A native of Dedham, Essex, Drysdale is well known for being a quarterfinalist at the December edition of the 1977 Australian Open.[1]

Career finalsEdit

Singles (1 runner-up)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Mar 1978 Lagos, Nigeria Clay   Kjell Johansson 8–9, 3–6

Doubles (1 title)Edit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Aug 1978 North Conway, U.S. Clay   Van Winitsky   Mike Fishbach
  Bernard Mitton
4–6, 7–6, 6–3

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