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Today 12:11 AM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Added Margareta Bonstrom at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771649-post3982.html
Added Margaret Knott (nee Osborne) at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771681-post3985.html
Added Ingrid Metzner at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771657-post3983.html
Added Madeleine Pegel at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771665-post3984.html
Yesterday 08:07 PM
Jimbo109
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

New entry

DONNA STOCKTON
United States
Born 26.6.1955 in New York
Married Roup

Winner: 1977 New South Wales Hardcourt Championships,
Yesterday 08:01 PM
Jimbo109
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

New entries

Two sisters:
http://tribappstest.s3-website-us-ea...-starlets#text

SUSIE "Sue" STAP
United States
Born 3 June 1954
Married ?

Winner: 1974 Jacksonville, 1977 Sioux City
RU: 1976 San Antonio


SANDY STAP
United States
Born 1 May 1956
Married Clifton

Sandy Clifton | Sandy Clifton | KoenigRubloff

Winner: 1975 Pennsylvania and Eastern States Championships
RU: 1975 San Antonio
Yesterday 07:21 PM
Jimbo109
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

New entry

CARRIE FLEMING
United States
Born 26.10.1957
Married Cromartie

She is sister of Laurie.
Yesterday 05:51 PM
LKK
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

There is some nice info on Laurie and Carrie Fleming, and Jeanne Evert here:

Hi, Mom - Happy Holiday Tennis Was Their Childhood Bond. Now They Share Another Joy - Motherhood. - tribunedigital-sunsentinel
May 1st, 2016 09:38 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

LEHMANN,ELENA
Argentina

Born 23rd May 1926 Berlin Germany

Played singles French 1952and Wimbledon 1952 and 1954.

Awarded damages of $5,866 as a result of injuries sustained in car accident at Wimbledon 1954. Forced to retire from tennis as a result.

Sources Ancestry? | Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History Records
New York passenger lists 1820 to 1957 Copenhagen to New York arrive 29th May 1956
Florida Passenger Lists 1898 to 1963 arrive Miami 5th November 1958
May 1st, 2016 08:33 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

UPDATE
www.tennisforum.com/25414578-post725.html

GIORGI, MONICA

Add Birthplace Livorno Italy

Married Mr. Cerutti

Source google Monica Giorgi- Spazio Tennis article 21st May 2014 in Italian
May 1st, 2016 08:12 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

NEW ENTRY

KNOTT,MARGARET Mrs.
England

Nee Lucy Margaret Osborne

Born Q3 1919 Birmingham

Married Basil W. Knott 25th January 1947 Birmingham

Played singles Wimbledon 1949 to 1952.

Also captain of England's World Table Tennis Champions 1946/47 and non playing captain 1947/48.
England Open table tennis champion 1934 and 1935.

Sources Ancestry? | Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History Records
Wedding date English table tennis Magazine February 1947.
Table tennis results from Sport International Book 1960

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May 1st, 2016 08:00 PM
ROSAMUND
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

UPDATE
Name but no link

PEGEL,MADELEINE
Sweden

Born 19th July 1944

Later Mrs Von Kothen

Played singles French Championships 1966 and 1967.
Still active on WTA tour in 1973.

Sources ITF tennis Website
Tennis | Wermdö Golf & Country Club

Added
May 1st, 2016 02:50 PM
Rollo
Re: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players

Added Ulla Hultkrantz at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771633-post3980.html
Added Ebba Leijonhufvud at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771641-post3981.html
Added Leigh-Anne Thompson at: http://www.tennisforum.com/69771625-post3979.html

Updated Gertrude Kornfeld at: http://www.tennisforum.com/25451282-post1074.html (added date of death)
Apr 30th, 2016 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.

Added
Apr 30th, 2016 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

ADD
Apr 30th, 2016 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

Added
Apr 30th, 2016 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

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Apr 30th, 2016 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.

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