Mick Connell

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Mick Connell
Full name Michael Connell
Country  Australia
Born (1961-09-13) 13 September 1961 (age 52)
Liverpool (NSW), Australia
Plays Right Handed
Singles
Highest ranking No. 3 (2 February 1993)
Current ranking No. 102
Doubles
Highest ranking No. 1 (18 October 1994)
Current ranking No. 127
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (1996)
Last updated on: 17 October 2012.

Mick "Michael" Connell is an Australian wheelchair tennis player.[1][2] He won a silver medal in the Men's Singles event at the 1988 Seoul Paralympics.[3] He participated without winning any medals at the 1992 Barcelona Paralympics.[3] In 1996, he won the men's doubles at the Australian Open with his partner, David Hall.[4] At the 1996 Atlanta Paralympics, he won a silver medal in the Men's Doubles event with Hall.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Player Profiles Mick Connell". tennis.com.au. Retrieved 17 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "Player Profile - Connel, Mick (AUS)". ITF tennis. Retrieved 17 October 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "Athlete Search Results". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 20 May 2012. 
  4. ^ Australian Paralympic Federation (1997). "1996 - Highlights of the Year in Review". Australian Paralympic Federation Annual Report (Australia: Australian Paralympic Federation): 8.