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GREENWOOD, MARILYN (Marilyn E. Greenwood)
Great Britain
Born 04 February 1946.
Married Alan Oppenheimer (born 1930) on 22 March 1984. They divorce in 1990.
[Active 1963-1972]

British junior champion of 1963.

In 1964 she is shown as from Bristol.

In April 1965 she is shown as Miss M.E. Greenwood from Gloucestershire in the LTA Handicaps.

However in Wimbledon qualifying she has become Miss M.E.Isaac.which she walked out of in the final round of singles qualifying.

In July 1965 she says she is going to marry New Zealander Richard Headiffn before the end of 1965 and they are going to work on a ranch in Colorado.

Tennis wise she reappears as Miss M.E. Greenwood in 1970 and plays singles at Wimbledon as a lucky loser winning 1 round. She also played the 1971 French Championships and Wimbledon 1971 where she loses to Virginia Wade in the 2nd round.

By April 1972 she has become the tennis pro at Tucson Racquet Club. The Tuscon stop on the 1972 Virginia Slims tour was her last tour level event.

On 22nd March 1984 she marries the American actor Alan Oppenheimer who was born on 23rd April 1930. They divorce in 1990.
1990 is where the trail ends.

Unanswered questions:

1. Why in 1965 is Marilyn Greenwood identified at Wimbledon as Miss M.E.Isaac?
2. What about her foreseen marriage with New Zealander Richard Headiffn?


Lawn Tennis and Badminton magazines from 1965.
Alan Oppenheimer - Wikipedia
Player Profile - The Championships, Wimbledon 2017 - Official Site by IBM

[Thanks to Rosamund for this information]
Surprisingly I am missing the name Lieberman within this bio. Did I mistakenly added those results to M.E. Greenwood?

first result here 1973 after 8 month pause and last result in 1974:
January 23-27 British Motor Cars of Los Angeles, Los Angeles California, US (Indoors on Sportface)
Q1 Kathy Kuykendall d Marilyn Greenwood Lieberman 6-1 6-2
California, Divorce Index, 1966-1984
NameJay J Lieberman
SpouseMarilyn E Greenwood

>>>>>>> sorry, this post should be moved to: Blast Encyclopedia of Female Tennis Players
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