Arthur Lowe (tennis)

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Arthur Lowe
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Lowe in 1914
Full name Arthur Holden Lowe
Country (sports)  United Kingdom
Born (1886-01-29)29 January 1886
Edgbaston, Birmingham, England
Died 22 October 1958(1958-10-22) (aged 72)
London, England
Singles
Highest ranking No. 7 (1914, A. Wallis Myers)[1]
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open SF (1919)
Wimbledon SF (1910)
Doubles
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open F (1919)
Wimbledon F (1914AC, 1921AC)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon 3R (1919)

Arthur Holden Lowe (29 January 1886 – 22 October 1958) was an English tennis player.

Tennis career[edit]

Lowe competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics in both singles and doubles.[2]

He was ranked World No. 7 in 1914 by A. Wallis Myers of The Daily Telegraph.[1]

Lowe won three titles at the Queen's Club, the pre-Wimbledon tournament, winning his first two back-to-back in 1913-14, and his third over 10 years later in 1925. In 1919 Lowe was runner-up in the Australian Open Men's Doubles with his partner James Anderson.

His brother Gordon Lowe was also a tennis player, and another brother John played first-class cricket.

Grand Slam finals[edit]

Doubles: (1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1919 Australian Championships Australia James Anderson Australia Pat O'Hara Wood
Australia Ron Thomas
5–7, 1–6, 9–7, 6–3, 3–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b United States Lawn Tennis Association (1972). Official Encyclopedia of Tennis (First Edition), p. 422.
  2. ^ "Sports-Reference.com biography". Retrieved 3 May 2009. 

External links[edit]