Ulf Schmidt

Ulf Schmidt

Ulf Schmidt
Full name Ulf Christian Johan Schmidt
Country (sports)  Sweden
Born (1934-07-12) 12 July 1934
Nacka, Sweden
Turned pro 1951 (amateur tour)
Retired 1962
Singles
Highest ranking No. 8 (1958, Lance Tingay)[1]
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open QF (1959)
French Open 3R (1956, 1958)
Wimbledon QF (1956, 1957)
US Open SF (1958)
Doubles
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open QF (1959)
Wimbledon W (1958)

Ulf "Uffe" Christian Johan Schmidt (born 12 July 1934) is a former Swedish tennis player. He competed for AIK from Stockholm.

He won 14 singles' tournaments, among them the Borg era.

Schmidt was ranked World No. 8 for 1958 by Lance Tingay of The Daily Telegraph (and No. 10 in 1961).[1]

He played 102 Davis Cup matches for Sweden (1955–1964) and won 66 of them.

Grand Slam finals

Doubles

Titles (1)

Year Championship Partner Opponents Score
1958 Wimbledon Sven Davidson Ashley Cooper
Neale Fraser
6–4, 6–4, 8–6

References

  1. ^ a b United States Lawn Tennis Association (1972). Official Encyclopedia of Tennis (First Edition), p. 427.
  2. ^

External links