Jacques Brichant in 1959
28 March 1930|
|Died||9 March 2011(aged 80)|
|Turned pro||1947 (amateur tour)|
|Plays||Right-handed (one-handed backhand)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|French Open||SF (1958)|
|Wimbledon||4R (1952, 1953, 1954)|
|US Open||3R (1952)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
Brichant has played the most Davis Cup ties for his country. Brichant reached the semi-finals of the French Championships in singles in 1958 which he lost to eventual champion Mervyn Rose. Additionally he reached the French quarter-finals three times (1956, 1957, 1959). He won the national Belgian title 10 times.
In 1950 he was the runner-up at the All England Plate event, a tennis competition held at the Wimbledon Championships consisting of players who were defeated in the first or second rounds of the singles competition.
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