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Evonne Goolagong Cawley Gallery

The camera doesn't lie: 'G' is for Goolagong, and it also stands for grace.

Published August 24, 2010 12:00

Goolagong won her first Grand Slam title on the clay of Roland Garros in 1971.
Goolagong won her first Grand Slam title on the clay of Roland Garros in 1971.
Having beaten Chris Evert in the semis, Goolagong - the defending champion - fell to Billie Jean King in the 1972 Wimbledon final.
Having beaten Chris Evert in the semis, Goolagong - the defending champion - fell to Billie Jean King in the 1972 Wimbledon final.
Goolagong beat Margaret Court in the 1975 Wimbledon semis, but was routed by Billie Jean King in the final.
Goolagong beat Margaret Court in the 1975 Wimbledon semis, but was routed by Billie Jean King in the final.
By now Mrs Roger Cawley, Goolagong lost to Chris Evert in the Wimbledon final of 1976.
By now Mrs Roger Cawley, Goolagong lost to Chris Evert in the Wimbledon final of 1976.
By 1980, Goolagong Cawley had switched to an aluminium racquet, with which she won Wimbledon in 1980.
By 1980, Goolagong Cawley had switched to an aluminium racquet, with which she won Wimbledon in 1980.
Goolagong Cawley was at her most graceful at the net.
Goolagong Cawley was at her most graceful at the net.
In 1997 Goolagong Cawley was honored with a bronze bust at the Australian Open, which she won four times in the 1970s.
In 1997 Goolagong Cawley was honored with a bronze bust at the Australian Open, which she won four times in the 1970s.
Goolagong Cawley posed with a young Alicia Molik at the launch event of the 2001 Australian Open.
Goolagong Cawley posed with a young Alicia Molik at the launch event of the 2001 Australian Open.
Goolagong Cawley in 2001.
Goolagong Cawley in 2001.
Goolagong goes to Wollongong: With Fed Cup team members Nicole Pratt, Molik, Samantha Stosur and Rennae Stubbs in 2003.
Goolagong goes to Wollongong: With Fed Cup team members Nicole Pratt, Molik, Samantha Stosur and Rennae Stubbs in 2003.
Goolagong Cawley posed with Serena Williams and young friends at the 2008 Australian Open.
Goolagong Cawley posed with Serena Williams and young friends at the 2008 Australian Open.
Goolagong Cawley returned to Wimbledon in 2010 to mark three decades since her second title run in 1980.
Goolagong Cawley returned to Wimbledon in 2010 to mark three decades since her second title run in 1980.
  • Goolagong won her first Grand Slam title on the clay of Roland Garros in 1971.
  • Having beaten Chris Evert in the semis, Goolagong - the defending champion - fell to Billie Jean King in the 1972 Wimbledon final.
  • Goolagong beat Margaret Court in the 1975 Wimbledon semis, but was routed by Billie Jean King in the final.
  • By now Mrs Roger Cawley, Goolagong lost to Chris Evert in the Wimbledon final of 1976.
  • By 1980, Goolagong Cawley had switched to an aluminium racquet, with which she won Wimbledon in 1980.
  • Goolagong Cawley was at her most graceful at the net.
  • In 1997 Goolagong Cawley was honored with a bronze bust at the Australian Open, which she won four times in the 1970s.
  • Goolagong Cawley posed with a young Alicia Molik at the launch event of the 2001 Australian Open.
  • Goolagong Cawley in 2001.
  • Goolagong goes to Wollongong: With Fed Cup team members Nicole Pratt, Molik, Samantha Stosur and Rennae Stubbs in 2003.
  • Goolagong Cawley posed with Serena Williams and young friends at the 2008 Australian Open.
  • Goolagong Cawley returned to Wimbledon in 2010 to mark three decades since her second title run in 1980.
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