Angela Buxton

Angela Buxton (16 August 1934  14 August 2020)[2] was a British tennis player. She won the women's doubles title at both the French Championships and Wimbledon in 1956 with her playing partner Althea Gibson.

Angela Buxton
Angela Buxton in 1955, when she was ranked among the top 10 female players in the world.
Country (sports) United Kingdom
Born(1934-08-16)16 August 1934
Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Died14 August 2020(2020-08-14) (aged 85)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.[1]
Grand Slam singles results
French OpenQF (1954)
WimbledonF (1956)
Grand Slam doubles results
French OpenW (1956)
WimbledonW (1956)
Grand Slam mixed doubles results
French Open3R (1956)
Medal record
Representing  England
Maccabiah Games
1953 IsraelWomen's Singles

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