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Yesterday 08:55 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

METZNER,INGRID
Brazil

Born c. 1936/37 Rio De Janeiro
Married Mr. Drechsler.

Played singles French and Wimbledon 1956 becoming the first Brazilian female to appear in these championships.
Won singles at Malvern 1956.

Also won bronze medal at Pan American championships in 1955.

Returned home brought up family and gave up tennis until 1977.

Source google brought up article Esporte Clube Pinheiros translation
from Portugese to English.
Yesterday 08:13 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

BONSTROM,(GERTRUD) MARGARETA
Sweden

Born 7th April 1929 Saffle,Sweden

Played singles 6 times in Grand slams between 1952 and 1958. Best was 3rd round of Wimbledon 1954 and US Championships 1957.

Source. 1983 International Who's Who of Tennis
Yesterday 07:16 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

LEIJONHUFVUD,EBBA
Sweden

Born 28th June 1944

Played singles French Championships 1967

Source Date of Birth from itftennis.com senior players lists
Yesterday 07:10 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

UPDATE

KORNFELD,GERTRUDE

www.tennisforum.com/25451282-post1074.html

Add Died 5th December 2014 Alexandria,Virginia,USA

Source GERTRUDE KORNFELD Obituary - Washington, DC | The Washington Post
Yesterday 06:47 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

HULTKRANTZ,ULLA
Sweden

Born 11th December 1936 Lidingo, Stockholm
Played singles Wimbledon 1959 losing in 1st round to eventual runner up Darlene Hard.

Source Swedish birth records 1860- 1941 within Ancestry? | Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History Records
It is in Swedish but googling Brita Hultkranz (her mother) will produce an article dated 8th October 2009 when she was 100.They were a sporty family.
Yesterday 12:11 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Added Marie Diemer Kool (nee de Bloeme) at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771577-post3978.html
Added Grace van Lennep (nee Robinson) at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771513-post3977.html
Apr 29th, 2016 10:15 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Added Joan Cross at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771497-post3976.html
Added Marie Fourie at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771489-post3975.html
Added Joan Johnson at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771441-post3974.html

Updated Mary McAnally at: http://www.tennisforum.com/59-blast-...l#post67600961 (added date od death)
Apr 29th, 2016 07:36 AM
Jimbo109
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rollo View Post
Updated Helen Jackson at: http://www.tennisforum.com/25449154-post987.html (added a photo)
Her photo is present 2 times.

thank you my eyes and ears-fixed
Apr 29th, 2016 07:23 AM
Jimbo109
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Quote:
Originally Posted by LKK View Post
Was her maiden name Webb ? - It's quite unclear in her bio.

http://www.tennisforum.com/64147825-post3761.html

Well found LKK-she was Ida Knight-and played under that name.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rollo View Post
Updated Ida Kitchen at: http://www.tennisforum.com/64147825-post3761.html (previously listed as Potts-a name she did not play under)
Her maiden name is Knight or Kitchen? You have written both. Kitchen
Apr 29th, 2016 02:54 AM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leigh-Anne_Thompson
Apr 28th, 2016 10:57 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Added Ana-Maria Bocio at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771313-post3969.html
Added Mabel Bove at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771345-post3970.html
Added Eileen Corbett at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69770689-post3967.html
Added Patricia Yngayo at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771377-post3971.html
Added Sally Holdsworth at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69770681-post3966.html
Added Alice Pennefather (nee Patterson) at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771433-post3973.html
Added Eileen Pierrepont at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771249-post3968.html
Added Muriel Strickland at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771393-post3972.html

Updated Maude Garfit at: http://www.tennisforum.com/25410682-post707.html (added a photo)
Updated Margaret Greenhill at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69770657-post3964.html (added maiden name of Stokes)
Updated Helen Jackson at: http://www.tennisforum.com/25449154-post987.html (added a photo)
Updated Ida Kitchen at: http://www.tennisforum.com/64147825-post3761.html (previously listed as Potts-a name she did not play under)
Updated Florence Stanuell at: http://www.tennisforum.com/25514626-post1860.html (added a photo)

need to add in/edit page 252.
Apr 28th, 2016 10:53 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Helen Jackson-Added photo
Apr 28th, 2016 10:43 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Maude Garfit-Added photo
Apr 28th, 2016 10:25 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Florence Stanuell-Added photo
Apr 28th, 2016 08:57 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

HOLDSWORTH,SALLY
United Kingdom

Born 10th February 1944 Huddersfield

Played singles at Wimbledon 5 times between 1963 and 1971, French 3 times between 1964 and 1967 and US Championships 1970 and 1971 but only ever won 1 match.(at French 1964)

Career also included modelling, TV advertising, working for Slazengers , teaching tennis in Hollywood and hotelier in Barbados.
Between 1986 and 1999 was director of the ITF.

2004 living in Wimbledon.

Sources DOB from Live sport, real-time sport news, live match coverage - Eurosport
Interview 2004
Sally's love game- Free Online Library 14th July 2004

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