Rod Laver

Biography
Possibly the greatest tennis player of all time. Winner of two Grand Slams, one Pro Slam and at least 199 tournaments, winner of 11 major titles. The amount of major titles probably would have been far more if he was not banned from playing in the majors from 1963 to 1967 and part of 1968 because he turned professional. Truly a legend in his own time. Laver won the amateur Grand Slam in 1962 and then turned pro in 1963. Turning pro prevented him from entered the prestigious major tournaments (A...  Read more »
Born
August 09, 1938, Rockhampton, Australia
Occupation
Tennis player
Height
1.72 m

Family

Parents
Roy LaverMelba Roffey

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