KEY DATES FOR WIMBLEDON 2015

Qualifying begins: 22 June

The Draw: 26 June

Pre-event Press Conferences: 27 & 28 June

Order of Play: 28 June

Championships begin: 29 June

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John Newcombe

John Newcombe
First year:
1961
Last year:
1986
Tournaments:
23

1983



Sergio Casal ESP
Marcos Hocevar BRA
6 1 5 7 6 
First Round
John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
3 6 7 6 3 

1982



John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
6 6 3 2  
First Round
Anders Jarryd SWE [10]
Hans Simonsson SWE [10]
7 3 6 6  

1981



John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
4 7 6 6 4 
First Round
Rod Frawley AUS
Chris Lewis NZL
6 6 7 1 6 

1980



Wojtek Fibak POL [5]
Tom Okker NED [5]
4 6 7 6  
First Round
Owen Davidson AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 3 5 4  

1979



Owen Davidson AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 5 3   
Third Round
John Sadri USA
Tim Wilkison USA
7 7 6   


Marty Riessen USA [5]
Sherwood Stewart USA [5]
3 6 3 6  
Second Round
Owen Davidson AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 4 6 7  


Owen Davidson AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 6 6 6  
First Round
Wayne Hampson AUS
Ray Kelly AUS
4 0 7 4  

1978



Bob Hewitt RSA [1]
Frew McMillan RSA [1]
7 9 6   
Third Round
John Newcombe AUS [16]
Tony Roche AUS [16]
5 8 4   


Buster Mottram GBR
Roger Taylor GBR
2 3 2   
Second Round
John Newcombe AUS [16]
Tony Roche AUS [16]
6 6 6   


David Lloyd GBR
John Lloyd GBR
6 4 4 4  
First Round
John Newcombe AUS [16]
Tony Roche AUS [16]
3 6 6 6  

1977



Marty Riessen USA [6]
Roscoe Tanner USA [6]
3 6 8 6 6 
First Round
Rod Laver AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 0 9 2 2 

1976



Brian Gottfried USA [1]
Raul Ramirez MEX [1]
7 8 9 6 6 
First Round
John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
9 9 7 3 4 

1974



John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
8 6 6   
Final
Bob Lutz USA [3]
Stan Smith USA [3]
6 4 4   


Jimmy Connors USA [1]
Ilie Nastase ROM [1]
6 6 3 2 4 
Semi-finals
John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
3 4 6 6 6 


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
6 3 6 6  
Quarter-finals
Jurgen Fassbender GER
Karl Meiler GER
2 6 3 3  


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
2 6 7 9  
Third Round
Vitas Gerulaitis USA
Alexander Mayer USA
6 3 5 8  


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
4 8 6 6 10 
Second Round
Bob Maud RSA
Roger Taylor GBR
6 9 2 4 8 


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
6 6 4 6  
First Round
Ray Keldie AUS
Rayno Seegers RSA
2 3 6 3  

1971



John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 7 5 3  
First Round
Cliff Drysdale RSA
Nikki Pilic YUG
2 9 7 6  

1970



John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
10 6 6   
Final
Ken Rosewall AUS [6]
Fred Stolle AUS [6]
8 3 1   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
7 8 5 5 6 
Semi-finals
Bob Hewitt RSA [4]
Frew McMillan RSA [4]
5 6 7 7 4 


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 6   
Quarter-finals
Terry Addison AUS
Bob Carmichael AUS
4 4 4   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 6   
Third Round
Brian Fairlie NZL
Onny Parun NZL
2 2 2   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 7   
Second Round
Sergei Likhachev URS
Alex Metreveli URS
4 4 5   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
13 5 8 8  
First Round
Gerald Battrick GBR
Peter Curtis GBR
11 7 6 6  

1969



John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
7 11 6   
Final
Tom Okker NED [6]
Marty Riessen USA [6]
5 9 3   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
3 6 14 6  
Semi-finals
Bob Hewitt RSA [5]
Frew McMillan RSA [5]
6 3 12 2  


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 6   
Quarter-finals
Daniel Contet FRA
Francois Jauffret FRA
1 4 2   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 6   
Third Round
Manuel Orantes ESP
Vic Seixas USA
3 4 2   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 10 6   
Second Round
Roger Becker GBR
Alan Mills GBR
2 8 2   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
9 11 6   
First Round
Mark Cox GBR
Peter Curtis GBR
7 9 2   

1968



John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
3 8 5 14 6 
Final
Ken Rosewall AUS [2]
Fred Stolle AUS [2]
6 6 7 12 3 


Roy Emerson AUS [1]
Rod Laver AUS [1]
3 6 6 5  
Semi-finals
John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
6 8 2 7  


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
     
Quarter-finals
Earl "Butch" Buchholz USA [5]
Dennis Ralston USA [5]
     


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
6 1 8 6  
Third Round
Clark Graebner USA
Jim Osborne USA
2 6 6 3  


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
6 6 9   
Second Round
Mike Davies GBR
Mike Sangster GBR
3 3 7   


John Newcombe AUS [4]
Tony Roche AUS [4]
6 6 6   
First Round
Bob Lutz USA
Stan Smith USA
3 4 4   

1967



John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
4 6 4 6 6 
Quarter-finals
Peter Curtis GBR
Graham Stilwell GBR
6 4 6 3 8 


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 6   
Third Round
Frank Froehling USA
Rafael Osuna MEX
3 2 2   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 9   
Second Round
Pierre Darmon FRA
Francois Jauffret FRA
4 3 7   


John Newcombe AUS [1]
Tony Roche AUS [1]
6 6 6   
First Round
Geoffrey Bluett GBR
Ray Wilson AUS
4 2 4   

1966



Bill Bowrey AUS [4]
Owen Davidson AUS [4]
3 4 6 3  
Final
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 6 3 6  


Clark Graebner USA [3]
Marty Riessen USA [3]
3 5 1   
Semi-finals
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 7 6   


Premjit Lall IND
Jaidip Mukerjea IND
8 0 6 2  
Quarter-finals
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
10 6 4 6  


Jose-Luis Arilla ESP
Manolo Santana ESP
6 5 7 4  
Third Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
2 7 9 6  


Michael Hann GBR
John McDonald NZL
5 4 5   
Second Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
7 6 7   


Clay Iles GBR
Stanley Matthews GBR
6 6 2 7 3 
First Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
4 3 6 9 6 

1965



Ken Fletcher AUS [4]
Bob Hewitt AUS [4]
5 3 4   
Final
John Newcombe AUS [2]
Tony Roche AUS [2]
7 6 6   


Dennis Ralston USA [3]
Ham Richardson USA [3]
7 12 4 6 2 
Semi-finals
John Newcombe AUS [2]
Tony Roche AUS [2]
5 14 6 1 6 


Keith Diepraam RSA
Cliff Drysdale RSA
3 6 8 5 4 
Quarter-finals
John Newcombe AUS [2]
Tony Roche AUS [2]
6 2 6 7 6 


Wilhelm Bungert GER
Christian Kuhnke GER
4 5 11   
Third Round
John Newcombe AUS [2]
Tony Roche AUS [2]
6 7 13   


Milan Holecek TCH
Jiri Javorsky TCH
5 0 2   
Second Round
John Newcombe AUS [2]
Tony Roche AUS [2]
7 6 6   


Iyo Pimental VEN
Pat Rodriguez CHI
3 4 2   
First Round
John Newcombe AUS [2]
Tony Roche AUS [2]
6 6 6   

1964



Roy Emerson AUS [4]
Ken Fletcher AUS [4]
6 6 8   
Quarter-finals
John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
4 3 6   


Martin Mulligan AUS
Nicola Pietrangeli ITA
6 4 5 3  
Third Round
John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
4 6 7 6  


Arthur Ashe Jr. USA
Billy Bond USA
2 6 22 3 4 
Second Round
John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
6 2 20 6 6 


John Newcombe AUS
Tony Roche AUS
3 6 6 7  
First Round
Patrice Beust FRA
Daniel Contet FRA
6 3 4 5  

1963



Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
1 4 6 4  
Quarter-finals
Roy Emerson AUS [2]
Manolo Santana ESP [2]
6 6 4 6  


Wilhelm Bungert GER
Christian Kuhnke GER
9 9 6 2  
Fourth Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
11 11 4 6  


Keith Diepraam RSA
Cliff Drysdale RSA
3 6 10 2 3 
Third Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 3 8 6 6 


Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 6 6   
Second Round
Franz Hainka AUT
Naresh Kumar IND
3 3 3   


Bye
Bye
     
First Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
     

1962



Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 10 3 1 3 
First Round
Bob Howe AUS
Ramanathan Krishnan IND
4 8 6 6 6 

1961



Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
8 9 1   
Semi-finals
Roy Emerson AUS [1]
Neale Fraser AUS [1]
10 11 6   


Alan Mills GBR
Bobby Wilson GBR
5 6 3 6 4 
Quarter-finals
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
7 3 6 1 6 


Ronnie Barnes BRA
Carlos Fernandez BRA
2 6 5   
Third Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 8 7   


Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 1 9 6 6 
Second Round
Will Coghlan AUS
Bob Howe AUS
3 6 7 8 1 


Geoffrey Ward GBR
Ivor Warwick GBR
3 6 3 1  
First Round
Ken Fletcher AUS
John Newcombe AUS
6 3 6 6