Dick R. Bohrnstedt
28 April 1950 |
Redlands, California, USA
|Highest ranking||No. 107 (1977)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||3R (1977Dec)|
|French Open||1R (1977)|
|US Open||1R (1974,1976,1977)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||2R (1977Jan)|
|French Open||2R (1970)|
|Wimbledon||3R (1973, 1977)|
|US Open||2R (1976, 1977)|
He won no singles title or doubles titles over a nine-year career from 1970 to 1979. He reached a career-high ranking of World No. 107 in 1977. His singles record was 34-67 and his doubles record was 23-55. Altogether he played 101 singles matches at the highest level and 78 doubles matches.
Dick R. Bornstedt's most notable tennis achievement is his run in the December version of the 1977 Australian Open, where he won two matches and reached the third round, He upset Onny Parun of New Zealand in the first round, 6-2, 6-4, 6-7, 6-4, followed by John James of Australia, by an identical score. His run came to an end when he faced Vitas Gerulaitis of the United States, losing in straight sets.
In doubles he had his best result in 1973, and in 1977, playing at Wimbledon reaching the 3rd round both times. His closest chance at a Quarterfinal came in 1973 when he was partnered with William Brown of the United States.
- "Australian Open – Player results archive – Dick Bohrnstedt". Tennis Australia.
- "Wimbledon – Players archive – Dick Bohrnstedt". AELTC.