Lorraine Coghlan

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Lorraine Coghlan
Full name Lorraine Coghlan Robinson
Country  Australia
Residence Victoria, Australia
Born (1937-09-23) 23 September 1937 (age 76)
Victoria, Australia
Singles
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open F (1958)
French Open 4R (1958)
Wimbledon 4R (1958)
US Open 2R (1958)
Doubles
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open F (1958, 1959, 1960, 1967)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French Open F (1958)
Wimbledon W (1958)

Lorraine Coghlan Robinson (born 23 September 1937) is a female former tennis player from the state of Victoria in Australia. In 1956 she won the Australian Championships Girls Singles title.[1] Coghlan teamed with Bob Howe to win the mixed doubles title at Wimbledon in 1958.[2][3] Coghlan and Howe were also the runners-up in mixed doubles at the 1958 French Championships.

At the Australian Championships, Coghlan was the singles runner-up in 1958, losing to Angela Mortimer Barrett 6–3, 6–4, and was a four-time runner-up in women's doubles, in 1958, 1959, 1960, and 1967.[4][5]

Grand Slam singles tournament timeline[edit]

Tournament 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963–1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 Career SR
Australia 2R QF SF F QF QF A 2R A QF 1R A A A 0 / 9
France A A A 4R A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 1
Wimbledon A A A 4R A A A A A A A A A 1R 0 / 2
United States A A A 2R A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 1
SR 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 13

A = did not participate in the tournament.

SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Girl's Singles". Australian Open. Retrieved 12 April 2010. 
  2. ^ "Althea Gibson wins again Winbledon title". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. AP. 6 July 1958. p. 23. Retrieved 8 April 2010. 
  3. ^ "History – Rolls of Honour – Mixed Doubles Finals 1913–2008". wimledon.org. Retrieved 16 November 2008. 
  4. ^ "Australian Open Women's Doubles Champions". TennisCorner. Retrieved 12 April 2010. 
  5. ^ "Tennis: Australian Open: Women: Doubles". Sports123.com. Retrieved 12 April 2010. 

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