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14-May-2017
14-May-2017

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The bust commemorates tennis player, Gerald Patterson who won three Grand Slam tournaments in the singles event as well as six titles in the doubles competition. He was the co-World No 1 male tennis player for 1919 along with Bill Johnston.

 

 

Location

Address:Olympic Boulevard & Batman Avenue, Garden Square, Melbourne Park, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.820301
Long: 144.978865
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Sculpture
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport
Artist:Barbara McLean

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1997
Front Inscription

Gerald Patterson

Winner of 9 Grand Slam Titles

Singles Champion of :
Australia 1927
Wimbledon 1919, 1922 

Davis Cup:
1919, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1925, 1928

Davis Cup victories :
1919

Source: MA
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