Bob Mark

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Bob Mark
Country  Australia
Born (1937-11-28)28 November 1937
Albury, Australia
Died 21 July 2006(2006-07-21) (aged 68)
Singles
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open SF (1959)
Doubles
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (1959, 1960, 1961)
French Open F (1961)
Wimbledon F (1959)
US Open F (1960)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open W (1960)
US Open W (1961)

Bob Mark (28 November 1937 – 21 July 2006) was an Australian professional tennis player.

Mark won the Australian Men's Doubles title in 1959, 1960 and 1960 partnering Rod Laver. Together with Sandra Reynolds he won the 1960 Australian Mixed Doubles title and in 1961 he teamed up with compatriot Margaret Court to win the U.S. National Championships Mixed Doubles title.

Grand slam finals[edit]

Doubles[edit]

Titles (3)[edit]

Year Tournament Partner Opponents in the final Score
1959 Australian Championships Australia Rod Laver Australia Don Candy
Australia Bob Howe
9–7, 6–4, 6–2
1960 Australian Championships Australia Rod Laver Australia Roy Emerson
Australia Neale Fraser
1–6, 6–2, 6–4, 6–4
1961 Australian Championships Australia Rod Laver Australia Roy Emerson
Australia Martin Mulligan
6–3, 7–5, 3–6, 9–11, 6–2

Finals (2)[edit]

Year Tournament Partner Opponents in the final Score
1959 Wimbledon Championships Australia Rod Laver Australia Roy Emerson
Australia Neale Fraser
6–8, 3–6, 16–14, 7–9
1960 US National Championships Australia Rod Laver Australia Roy Emerson
Australia Neale Fraser
7–9, 2–6, 4–6

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