“Fred Perry”

£295.00

ORIGINAL PAINTING

Description

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by Brian Halton

Pastel on Board

22″ x 18″

Fred Perry was a championship-winning English tennis and table tennis player who won 10 Majors including eight Grand Slams and two Pro Slams. Perry won three consecutive Wimbledon Championships between 1934 and 1936 and was World No. 1 four years in a row. Perry also became the last British player to win the men’s Wimbledon championship in 1936

Perry was the first player to win all four Grand Slam singles titles (though not all in the same year) and completed this “Career Grand Slam” at the age of 26

Grand Slam results

Australian Open W (1934)

French Open W (1935)

Wimbledon W (1934, 1935, 1936)

US Open W (1933, 1934, 1936)

Doubles

Career record 18-4

Grand Slam Doubles results

Australian Open W (1934)

French Open W (1933)

Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results

French Open W (1932)

Wimbledon W (1935, 1936)

US Open W (1932)