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Clarke, Judith Anne (1954 - )

Born
1954
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Occupation
Royal Tennis Player

Summary

Judith Clarke took up the game of Royal Tennis in 1973 at the age of nineteen and went on to be a world beate, winning her first singles and doubles championships in 1985. Once at the top, she was never beaten in a singles match before her retirement in 1988.

Sources used to compile this entry: Vamplew, Vray; Moore, Katharine; O'Hara, John; Cashman, Richard; Jobling, Ian (ed.), The Oxford Companion to Australian Sport, Revised Second edn, Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1997.

Nikki Henningham

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