Irene Bowder Peacock
|Full name||Irene Evelyn Bowder Peacock|
|Country (sports)||South Africa|
27 July 1892|
Ferozepore, British India
|Died||13 June 1978(aged 85)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|French Open||F (1927)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|French Open||W (1927)|
|Wimbledon||F (1921, 1927)|
Irene Evelyn Bowder Peacock (27 July 1892 – 13 June 1978) was a South African female tennis player.
Bowder Peacock won the doubles title at the 1927 French Championships with Bobbie Heine Miller defeating Peggy Saunders and Phoebe Holcroft Watson in two straight sets. That same tournament she also reached the final of the singles competition which she lost in straight sets to Dutchwoman Kea Bouman.
Bowder Peacock won the British Indian Championships singles title from 1915 to 1920, the South of England Championships singles title in 1922, and the South African Championships singles title from 1923 to 1925.
Grand Slam finals
|Year||Championship||Opponent in Final||Score in Final|
|1927||French Championships||Kornelia Bouman||2–6, 4–6|
|1927||French Championships||Bobbie Heine|| Peggy Mitchell
|Year||Championship||Partner||Opponents in Final||Score in Final|
|1921||Wimbledon||Geraldine Beamish|| Suzanne Lenglen
|1927||Wimbledon||Bobbie Heine|| Helen Wills