Vintage photos: Lili Alvarez
Paris 1924, Lili Alvarez becames the first Spanish woman ever to play at the Olympic
Games. I think the woman on her left is Rosa Torras, her doubles partner.
1926 Beckhenham, after beating Molla Mallory
1926 Wimbledon, with French legend Suzanne Lenglen
1926 Wimbledon SF vs Molla Mallory of USA
1926 Wimbledon SF, def Molla Mallory 6-2 6-2
1927 Wimbledon 2r, def M.B. Reckitt 6-2 6-3
1927 Wimbledon final vs Helen Wills Moody
1927 Wimbledon final, lost to Wills Moody 2-6 4-6
1928 Wimbledon 1r, def Joan Lycett 6-2 6-2
1928 Wimbledon 2r, def Covell 4-6 6-3 7-5
1930 Rome: singles, doubles
& mixed doubles winner!
1931? North London Championships
Lili Alvarez in other sports: here she's climbing