Pat Cash

Tennis Player Wimbledon Champion Pat Cash

Profession: Tennis Player Wimbledon Champion

Nationality:
Australia
Australian

Why Famous: Won the Men's Singles title at Wimbledon in 1987, and won a total of six titles in his career. In 1988, he reached his career-high singles ranking of World No. 4 in May 1988.

Born: May 27, 1965
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Age: 54 years old

Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini

Events in the Life of Pat Cash

  • 1987-01-25 75th Australian Open Men's Tennis: Stefan Edberg of Sweden wins 2nd career Grand Slam title and 2nd Australian title; beats home town favourite Pat Cash 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 5-7, 6-3
  • 1987-07-05 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Pat Cash of Australia scores his only Grand Slam singles success 7-6, 6-2, 7-5 over Ivan Lendl
  • 1988-01-24 Australian Open Men's Tennis: Mats Wilander wins 3rd Australian title; beats home town favourite Pat Cash 6-3, 6-7, 3-6, 6-1, 8-6
  • 1989-01-01 1st Hopman Cup Tennis, Perth: Helena Suková & Miloslav Mečíř win inaugural event for Czechoslovakia; beat Australian pair Hana Mandlíková & Pat Cash 6-2, 6-4 for 2-0 victory
  • 1990-12-01 Davis Cup Tennis, St. Petersburg, Florida: Rick Leach and Jim Pugh beat Australian pair Pat Cash and John Fitzgerald 6-4, 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 to clinch an unassailable 3-0 lead (ends 3-2) for the US

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