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Evonne Goolagong Cawley

Evonne Goolagong Cawley
  • Residence: Australia
  • Date of Birth: 31 Jul 1951
  • Birthplace: Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
  • Height: 5'6" (1.68 m)
  • Weight: 130 lbs. (58.9 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed
  • Status: Pro (n/a)/Retired 1983

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley Biography

Married businessman Roger Cawley on June 19, 1975; their first child, daughter Kelly Inala, was born May 12, 1977, and son Morgan Kiema was born May 29, 1981...Evonne is the third eldest of eight children born to Ken and Melinda Goolagong...Played rugby, cricket and soccer as a child...Still enjoys fishing, especially for yabbies back home in Australia...The Cawleys purchased 70 acres on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA, in 1977 and built a 20-court tennis facility; relocated to Naples, Florida, USA, at the end of 1986; returned to Australia in 1992...Autobiography Home! The Evonne Goolagong Story was published in 1993.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles - 68
WTA Doubles Titles - 11
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles - 12
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles - -11
Prize Money $0 $1,421,731
W/L - Singles - - - 704 - 165
W/L - Doubles - - - 18 - 16
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Results

AUSTRALIAN INDOOR

// AUSTRALIA // 06-May-1985 // $200,000 // Carpet (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/0Q/16D // Rank: 0 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Amanda Tobin-Evans (AUS) 0 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$1,300
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
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Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
12-Sep-1983 (1)
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1971 - Ended season as the No. 1-ranked player, having won Roland Garros and Wimbledon over No. 2 seed King and No. 1 Court
1976 - Won 33 of 35 matches entering VS Championships, where she d. Evert in 3s; a win in Wimbledon final would have taken her to No. 1 in the world, but lost 86 third set to Evert; following US Open final loss to Evert, discovered she was expecting her first child and finished with season-best ranking of No. 2
1977/78 - Returned at Canadian Open, following KellyÆs birth, losing 1r, but in November, went on 34 match-win streak, winning five titles, including tense Australian Open; also won Dallas over Austin and Boston (d. No. 2 Navratiloa and No. 1 Evert) before losing final at Virginia Slims Championships and moving back to No. 3 in the world after winning 46 of 49 matches between November - March
1979 - Became fifth female player to win $1 million in career prize money by reaching Tokyo (Silhook) final
1980 - Captured 1980 Wimbledon title, becoming first mother to win the crown since Dorothea Lambert Chambers in 1914; also remarkable was that she matched Bill Tilden in having the longest gap between Wimbledon singles titles, nine years
1983 - Despite a great 1r appearance at 1985 Australian Indoors, officially ended career at Birmingham following Round of 16 l. to A. White 2004 - Captained Australia Fed Cup Team
SINGLES
Winner: 1970 - Southport, Hampstead, Newport-Wales, Hoylake, Leicester, Munich; 1971 - Roland Garros, Wimbledon, NSW Sydney Hardcourts, Christchurch, Sutton, Guildford, Midland Open, Melbourne, Hilversum, Dewar-Edinburgh, Dewar-Torquay; 1972 - Adelaide [Jan.], Perth, South African Open, Bournemouth, Dublin, Canadian Open, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide [Dec.]; 1973 - B&H New Zealand, US Indoors, Italian Open, Lee-on-Solent, Cincinatti, Canadian Open, Charlotte, Japan Open, Hilton Head Invitational; 1974 - Australian Open, Virginia Slims Championships, VS Denver, Queensland, NSW Sydney, New Zealand Open; 1975 - Australian Open, New Zealand Open, VS Detroit, Sydney-NSW; 1976 - Australian Open, Virginia Slims Championships, VS Chicago, VS Akron, VS Dallas, VS Boston, VS Philadelphia, World Invitational Hilton Head; 1977 - Australian Open [Dec.], Colgate Sydney, Melbourne, NSW Sydney; 1978 - VS Hollywood, VS Dallas, VS Boston, Beckenham, Surbtion, Chichester; 1979 - US Indoors, Florida Federal Open, Beckenham, Chichester; 1980 - Wimbledon.

DOUBLES Winner: 1978 - Chicago (w/Stove); 1977 - Melbourne (w/Stove); 1976 - Australian Open (w/Gourlay); 1975 - Australian Open (w/Michel); 1974 - Australian Open (w/Michel), Wimbledon (w/Michel); 1973 - Canadian Open (w/Michel); 1972 - South African Open (w/Gourlay), Canadian Open (w/Court); 1971 - Australian Open (w/Court), South African Open (w/Court).

MIXED DOUBLES
Winner: 1972 - Roland Garros (w/K. Warwick).

ADDITIONAL
Australian Federation Cup Team 1971-76, 82.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles - 68
WTA Doubles Titles - 11
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles - 12
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles - -11
Prize Money $0 $1,421,731
W/L - Singles - - - 704 - 165
W/L - Doubles - - - 18 - 16

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 1976
25 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - 3r QF - - - - W
4 / 2 FRENCH OPEN 3r - - - - - - -
40 / 8 WIMBLEDON - 2r - - - - - -
27 / 6 US OPEN - - - - - - - -
W/L   1975 1974 1973 1972 1971 1970 1969
25 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W W F F F QF 4r
4 / 2 FRENCH OPEN - - - - - - -
40 / 8 WIMBLEDON - - - - - - -
27 / 6 US OPEN - - - - - - -

Doubles

W/L   1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 1976
1 / 0 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - - - - - - W
1 / 1 FRENCH OPEN 2r - - - - - - -
1 / 2 WIMBLEDON 1r - - - - - - -
W/L   1975 1974 1973 1972 1971 1970 1969
1 / 0 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W W SF SF W - -
1 / 1 FRENCH OPEN - - - - - - -
1 / 2 WIMBLEDON - - - - - - -

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

AUSTRALIAN INDOOR

// AUSTRALIA // 06-May-1985 // $200,000 // Carpet (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/0Q/16D // Rank: 0 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Amanda Tobin-Evans (AUS) 0 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$1,300

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
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Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
23/05/1983 FRENCH OPEN R32 0
29/11/1982 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 0
21/06/1982 WIMBLEDON R64 0
30/11/1981 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q 0
24/11/1980 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 0
23/06/1980 WIMBLEDON W 0
28/08/1979 US OPEN Q 0
25/06/1979 WIMBLEDON S 0
26/06/1978 WIMBLEDON S 0
19/12/1977 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
Date Tournament Round Points
01/09/1976 US OPEN F 0
21/06/1976 WIMBLEDON F 0
26/12/1975 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
27/08/1975 US OPEN F 0
23/06/1975 WIMBLEDON F 0
21/12/1974 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
28/08/1974 US OPEN F 0
24/06/1974 WIMBLEDON Q 0
26/12/1973 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
27/08/1973 US OPEN F 0
Date Tournament Round Points
25/06/1973 WIMBLEDON S 0
21/05/1973 FRENCH OPEN Q 0
27/12/1972 AUSTRALIAN OPEN F 0
26/12/1972 AUSTRALIAN OPEN F 0
28/08/1972 US OPEN R16 0
26/06/1972 WIMBLEDON F 0
22/05/1972 FRENCH OPEN F 0
21/06/1971 WIMBLEDON W 0
24/05/1971 FRENCH OPEN W 0
08/01/1971 AUSTRALIAN OPEN F 0
Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/1970 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 0
20/01/1969 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 0
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
1983 22 0
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
12-Sep-1983 (1)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
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Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
23/05/1983 FRENCH OPEN R32 0
29/11/1982 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 0
21/06/1982 WIMBLEDON R64 0
30/11/1981 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q 0
24/11/1980 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 0
23/06/1980 WIMBLEDON W 0
28/08/1979 US OPEN Q 0
25/06/1979 WIMBLEDON S 0
26/06/1978 WIMBLEDON S 0
19/12/1977 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
Date Tournament Round Points
01/09/1976 US OPEN F 0
21/06/1976 WIMBLEDON F 0
26/12/1975 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
27/08/1975 US OPEN F 0
23/06/1975 WIMBLEDON F 0
21/12/1974 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
28/08/1974 US OPEN F 0
24/06/1974 WIMBLEDON Q 0
26/12/1973 AUSTRALIAN OPEN W 0
27/08/1973 US OPEN F 0
Date Tournament Round Points
25/06/1973 WIMBLEDON S 0
21/05/1973 FRENCH OPEN Q 0
27/12/1972 AUSTRALIAN OPEN F 0
26/12/1972 AUSTRALIAN OPEN F 0
28/08/1972 US OPEN R16 0
26/06/1972 WIMBLEDON F 0
22/05/1972 FRENCH OPEN F 0
21/06/1971 WIMBLEDON W 0
24/05/1971 FRENCH OPEN W 0
08/01/1971 AUSTRALIAN OPEN F 0
Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/1970 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 0
20/01/1969 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 0

Tour Championships

Date Tournament Round Points
23/03/1983 VS CHAMPIONSHIPS R16 0
17/03/1980 AVON CHAMPIONSHIPS S 0
29/03/1978 VS CHAMPIONSHIPS F 0
12/04/1976 LOS ANGELES W 0
01/04/1975 VS CHAMPIONSHIPS R32 0
14/10/1974 VS CHAMPIONSHIPS W 0

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