Antonio Palafox

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Antonio Palafox
Medal record
Men's tennis
Representing  Mexico
Pan American Games
Gold 1959 Chicago Men's doubles

Antonio Palafox (born 28 April 1936 in Guadalajara, Mexico) was a Mexican male tennis player. He and compatriot Rafael Osuna won the doubles at the U.S. Open in 1962[1] and at Wimbledon in 1963. He is remembered along with Rafael Osuna, Francisco "Pancho" Contreras and Mario Llamas for guiding Mexico to the final of the Davis Cup in 1962.

He is a former coach of John McEnroe.


  1. ^ "Men's Doubles Championships". US Open. Retrieved 2010-12-02.