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Brian Edward Gottfried (born January 27, 1952) is a retired American tennis player who won 25 singles titles and 54 doubles titles during his professional career. The right-hander was the runner-up at the 1977 French Open
French Open
and achieved a career-high singles ranking on the ATP tour on June 19, 1977, when he became World No. 3.

Contents

1 Tennis
Tennis
career

1.1 Junior and college 1.2 Professional career

2 Grand Slam finals

2.1 Singles: 1 (1 runner-up) 2.2 Doubles: 7 (3 titles, 4 runners-up)

3 Grand Prix, WCT, and Grand Slam finals

3.1 Singles (25 titles, 26 runner-ups) 3.2 Doubles (54 titles, 41 runner-ups)

4 Davis Cup 5 Halls of Fame & awards 6 Life after playing career 7 See also 8 References 9 External links

Tennis
Tennis
career[edit] Junior and college[edit] Gottfried was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and is Jewish.[1][2] He began playing tennis at the age of 5, after receiving a racquet as a gift.[3] In all, Gottfried won 14 national junior titles.[4] As a teen Gottfried attended Baylor School[5] in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Piper High School in Sunrise, Florida.[6] In 1970, as a freshman at Trinity University in Texas, he won the USTA boys 18s singles championship, as well as the doubles championship with Alexander Mayer.[7] He was an All-American in 1971 and 1972. Professional career[edit] Gottfried began his professional tennis career in 1972.[3] He won five tournaments in 1976 and was runner-up at the French Open. Newsweek described him as the "best male tennis player in the world at the moment" in April 1977.[3] He won the Italian Open doubles championship in four consecutive years (1974–77). He won the men's doubles at the French Open
French Open
in 1975 and 1977. In 1976, he won the men's doubles title at Wimbledon. He ended his career tied for 22nd in open era singles titles leaders, and tied for 12th in doubles.[3] Arthur Ashe
Arthur Ashe
liked to recall how Gottfried missed his daily practice session to get married, but atoned by doubling his practice time the next day.[3][8] Gottfried retired as the player with the greatest number of tour match victories among players who had never won a slam. He held this record for 32 years, eventually being succeeded by David Ferrer. Grand Slam finals[edit] Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score

Runner-up 1977 French Open Clay Guillermo Vilas 0–6, 3–6, 0–6

Doubles: 7 (3 titles, 4 runners-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score

Winner 1975 French Open Clay Raúl Ramírez John Alexander Phil Dent 6–4, 2–6, 6–2, 6–4

Runner-up 1976 French Open Clay Raúl Ramírez Fred McNair Sherwood Stewart 6–7, 3–6, 1–6

Winner 1976 Wimbledon Grass Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 3–6, 6–3, 8–6, 2–6, 7–5

Winner 1977 French Open Clay Raúl Ramírez Wojtek Fibak Jan Kodeš 7–6, 4–6, 6–3, 6–4

Runner-up 1977 US Open Clay Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 4–6, 0–6

Runner-up 1979 Wimbledon Grass Raúl Ramírez Peter Fleming John McEnroe 6–4, 4–6, 2–6, 2–6

Runner-up 1980 French Open Clay Raúl Ramírez Victor Amaya Hank Pfister 6–1, 4–6, 4–6, 3–6

Grand Prix, WCT, and Grand Slam finals[edit] Singles (25 titles, 26 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score

Winner 1. 1973 Johannesburg
Johannesburg
WCT, South Africa Hard Jaime Fillol Walkover

Winner 2. 1973 Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. Hard Arthur Ashe 6–1, 6–3

Runner-up 1. 1973 Fort Worth, Texas, U.S. Hard Eddie Dibbs 5–7, 2–6, 4–6

Runner-up 2. 1973 Christchurch, New Zealand Grass Fred Stolle 6–7, 4–6, 1–6

Winner 3. 1974 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i) Eddie Dibbs 6–3, 5–7, 8–6, 6–0

Runner-up 3. 1974 London Carpet Jimmy Connors 2–6, 6–7

Winner 4. 1975 Baltimore, Maryland, U.S. Carpet Allan Stone 3–6, 6–2, 6–3

Winner 5. 1975 Dayton, Ohio, U.S. Carpet Geoff Masters 6–4, 4–6, 6–4

Runner-up 4. 1975 Denver WCT, U.S. Carpet Jimmy Connors 3–6, 4–6

Winner 6. 1975 Melbourne, Australia Carpet Harold Solomon 6–2, 7–6, 6–1

Runner-up 5. 1975 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard Harold Solomon 3–6, 2–6, 7–5, 2–6

Runner-up 6. 1976 Richmond WCT, U.S. Carpet Arthur Ashe 2–6, 4–6

Winner 7. 1976 Los Angeles Carpet Arthur Ashe 6–2, 6–2

Runner-up 7. 1976 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet Roscoe Tanner 6–4, 5–7, 1–6

Runner-up 8. 1976 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard Harold Solomon 2–6, 7–6, 3–6, 4–6

Winner 8. 1977 Baltimore, Maryland, U.S. Carpet Guillermo Vilas 6–3, 7–6

Winner 9. 1977 Palm Springs, California, U.S. Hard Guillermo Vilas 2–6, 6–1, 6–3

Runner-up 9. 1977 Memphis, Tennessee, U.S. Carpet Björn Borg 4–6, 3–6, 6–4, 5–7

Winner 10. 1977 Washington Indoor, U.S. Carpet Robert Lutz 6–1, 6–2

Winner 11. 1977 La Costa, California, U.S. Hard Marty Riessen 6–3, 6–2

Runner-up 10. 1977 Los Angeles Carpet Stan Smith 4–6, 6–2, 3–6

Runner-up 11. 1977 Denver, Colorado, U.S. Carpet Björn Borg 5–7, 2–6

Runner-up 12. 1977 French Open, Paris Clay Guillermo Vilas 0–6, 3–6, 0–6

Runner-up 13. 1977 Washington, D.C. Clay Guillermo Vilas 4–6, 5–7

Runner-up 14. 1977 Columbus, Ohio, U.S. Hard Guillermo Vilas 2–6, 1–6

Runner-up 15. 1977 Los Angeles Hard Raúl Ramírez 5–7, 6–3, 4–6

Runner-up 16. 1977 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet Butch Walts 6–4, 3–6, 5–7

Runner-up 17. 1977 Maui, Hawaii, U.S. Hard Jimmy Connors 2–6, 0–6

Winner 12. 1977 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Wojtek Fibak 6–1, 6–1

Runner-up 18. 1977 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i) Corrado Barazzutti 6–7, 6–7, 7–6, 6–3, 4–6

Winner 13. 1978 Washington Indoor, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez 7–5, 7–6

Winner 14. 1978 Dayton, Ohio, U.S. Carpet Eddie Dibbs 2–6, 6–4, 7–6

Winner 15. 1978 Houston WCT, U.S. Clay Ilie Năstase 3–6, 6–2, 6–1

Runner-up 19. 1978 Los Angeles Carpet Arthur Ashe 2–6, 4–6

Runner-up 20. 1979 Rancho Mirage, California, U.S. Hard Roscoe Tanner 4–6, 2–6

Runner-up 21. 1979 Washington Indoor, U.S. Carpet Roscoe Tanner 4–6, 4–6

Winner 16. 1979 Columbus, Ohio, U.S. Clay Eddie Dibbs 6–3, 6–0

Winner 17. 1979 Basel, Switzerland Hard (i) Johan Kriek 7–5, 6–1, 4–6, 6–3

Winner 18. 1980 Surbiton, United Kingdom Grass Sandy Mayer 6–3, 6–3

Winner 19. 1980 Washington, D.C. Clay José Luis Clerc 7–5, 4–6, 6–4

Winner 20. 1980 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Trey Waltke 6–2, 6–4, 6–3

Winner 21. 1980 Paris Indoor, France Carpet Adriano Panatta 4–6, 6–3, 6–1, 7–6

Runner-up 22. 1981 Brussels, Belgium Carpet Jimmy Connors 2–6, 4–6, 3–6

Runner-up 23. 1981 Queen's Club Championships, London Grass John McEnroe 6–7, 5–7

Winner 22. 1981 Stowe, Vermont, U.S. Hard Tony Graham 6–3, 6–3

Runner-up 24. 1981 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Ivan Lendl 6–1, 0–6, 1–6, 2–6

Winner 23. 1982 Tampa, Florida, U.S. Hard Mike Estep 6–7, 6–2, 6–4

Runner-up 25. 1982 Columbus, Ohio, U.S. Hard Jimmy Connors 5–7, 0–6

Winner 24. 1982 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Bill Scanlon 6–1, 6–4, 6–0

Runner-up 26. 1982 Wembley, United Kingdom Carpet John McEnroe 3–6, 2–6, 4–6

Winner 25. 1983 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Mel Purcell 6–2, 6–3, 7–5

Doubles (54 titles, 41 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score

Winner 1. 1973 Philadelphia WCT, U.S. Carpet Dick Stockton Roy Emerson Rod Laver 4–6, 6–3, 6–4

Winner 2. 1973 Las Vegas, U.S. Hard Dick Stockton Ken Rosewall Fred Stolle 6–7, 6–4, 6–4

Runner-up 1. 1973 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez John Alexander Phil Dent 6–1, 6–7, 6–7

Winner 3. 1973 Fort Worth, U.S. Hard Dick Stockton Owen Davidson John Newcombe 7–6, 6–4

Runner-up 2. 1973 Hong Kong Hard Paul Gerken Colin Dibley Rod Laver 3–6, 7–5, 15–17

Runner-up 3. 1974 Atlanta WCT, U.S. Clay Dick Stockton Robert Lutz Stan Smith 3–6, 6–3, 6–7

Runner-up 4. 1974 Orlando WCT, U.S. Hard Dick Stockton Owen Davidson John Newcombe 6–7, 3–6

Runner-up 5. 1974 Hamburg, Germany Clay Raúl Ramírez Jürgen Fassbender Hans-Jürgen Pohmann 3–6, 4–6, 4–6

Winner 4. 1974 Rome, Italy Clay Raúl Ramírez Juan Gisbert Sr. Ilie Năstase 6–3, 6–2, 6–3

Runner-up 6. 1974 Chicago, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Tom Gorman Marty Riessen 6–4, 3–6, 5–7

Winner 5. 1974 South Orange, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Anand Amritraj Vijay Amritraj 7–6, 6–7, 7–6

Runner-up 7. 1974 Los Angeles, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 3–6, 2–6

Runner-up 8. 1974 Madrid, Spain Clay Raúl Ramírez Patrice Dominguez Antonio Muñoz 1–6, 3–6

Runner-up 9. 1974 Tehran, Iran Clay Raúl Ramírez Manuel Orantes Guillermo Vilas 6–7, 6–2, 2–6

Runner-up 10. 1974 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Patrice Dominguez François Jauffret 5–7, 4–6

Runner-up 11. 1974 London, England Carpet Raúl Ramírez Jimmy Connors Ilie Năstase 6–3, 6–7, 3–6

Winner 6. 1975 Philadelphia WCT, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Dick Stockton Erik Van Dillen 3–6, 6–3, 7–6

Runner-up 12. 1975 Dayton Indoor, U.S. Carpet Paul Gerken Ray Ruffels Allan Stone 6–7, 5–7

Winner 7. 1975 St. Petersburg WCT, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Charlie Pasarell Roscoe Tanner 6–4, 6–4

Winner 8. 1975 La Costa WCT, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Charlie Pasarell Roscoe Tanner 7–5, 6–4

Runner-up 13. 1975 São Paulo WCT, Brazil Carpet Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 7–6, 6–7, 6–7

Runner-up 14. 1975 Caracas
Caracas
WCT, Venezuela Hard Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 5–7, 6–4, 2–6

Winner 9. 1975 Orlando WCT, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Colin Dibley Ray Ruffels 6–4, 6–4

Winner 10. 1975 World Doubles WCT, Mexico Carpet Raúl Ramírez Mark Cox Cliff Drysdale 7–6, 6–7, 6–2, 7–6

Winner 11. 1975 Dallas WCT, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 7–5, 6–3, 4–6, 2–6, 7–5

Winner 12. 1975 Rome, Italy Clay Raúl Ramírez Jimmy Connors Ilie Năstase 6–4, 7–6, 2–6, 6–1

Winner 13. 1975 French Open, Paris Clay Raúl Ramírez John Alexander Phil Dent 6–4, 2–6, 6–2, 6–4

Runner-up 15. 1975 Washington, D.C., U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Robert Lutz Stan Smith 5–7, 6–2, 1–6

Winner 14. 1975 Boston, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez John Andrews Mike Estep 4–6, 6–3, 7–6

Runner-up 16. 1975 Melbourne
Melbourne
Indoor, Australia Grass Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 4–6, 0–6

Winner 15. 1975 Sydney Indoor, Australia Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 6–4, 6–2

Winner 16. 1975 Perth, Australia Hard Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 2–6, 6–4, 6–4, 6–0

Winner 17. 1975 Tokyo, Japan Clay Raúl Ramírez Juan Gisbert Sr. Manuel Orantes 7–6, 6–4

Winner 18. 1976 Monterrey WCT, Mexico Carpet Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 6–2, 4–6, 6–3

Winner 19. 1976 Richmond WCT, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Arthur Ashe Tom Okker 6–4, 7–5

Winner 20. 1976 St. Louis WCT, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez John Alexander Phil Dent 6–4, 6–2

Winner 21. 1976 México City
México City
WCT, México Clay Raúl Ramírez Ismail El Shafei Brian Fairlie 6–4, 7–6

Winner 22. 1976 Jackson WCT, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 7–5, 4–6, 6–0

Winner 23. 1976 Caracas
Caracas
WCT, Venezuela Clay Raúl Ramírez Jeff Borowiak Ilie Năstase 7–5, 6–4

Winner 24. 1976 Rome, Italy Clay Raúl Ramírez Geoff Masters John Newcombe 7–6, 5–7, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

Runner-up 17. 1976 French Open, Paris Clay Raúl Ramírez Fred McNair Sherwood Stewart 6–7, 3–6, 1–6

Winner 25. 1976 Wimbledon, London Grass Raúl Ramírez Ross Case Geoff Masters 3–6, 6–3, 8–6, 2–6, 7–5

Winner 26. 1976 Washington, D.C., U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Arthur Ashe Jimmy Connors 6–3, 6–3

Winner 27. 1976 North Conway, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Ricardo Cano Victor Pecci 6–3, 6–0

Winner 28. 1976 Indianapolis, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Fred McNair Sherwood Stewart 6–2, 6–2

Winner 29. 1976 Woodlands Doubles, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Phil Dent Allan Stone 6–1, 6–4, 5–7, 7–6

Runner-up 18. 1976 San Francisco, U.S. Carpet Bob Hewitt Dick Stockton Roscoe Tanner 3–6, 4–6

Winner 30. 1976 Barcelona, Spain Clay Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 7–6, 6–4

Runner-up 19. 1976 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 4–6, 0–4, ret.

Runner-up 20. 1976 Wembley, England Carpet Wojtek Fibak Stan Smith Roscoe Tanner 6–7, 3–6

Winner 31. 1976 Johannesburg
Johannesburg
WCT, South Africa Hard Sherwood Stewart Juan Gisbert Sr. Stan Smith 1–6, 6–1, 6–2, 7–6

Winner 32. 1977 Miami, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Paul Kronk Cliff Letcher 7–5, 6–4

Runner-up 21. 1977 Washington Indoor, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Robert Lutz Stan Smith 3–6, 5–7

Winner 33. 1977 Rome, Italy Clay Raúl Ramírez Fred McNair Sherwood Stewart 6–7, 7–6, 7–5

Winner 34. 1977 French Open, Paris Clay Raúl Ramírez Wojtek Fibak Jan Kodeš 7–6, 4–6, 6–3, 6–4

Winner 35. 1977 North Conway, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Fred McNair Sherwood Stewart 7–5, 6–3

Runner-up 22. 1977 U.S. Open, New York Clay Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 4–6, 0–6

Runner-up 23. 1977 Maui, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Robert Lutz Stan Smith 6–7, 4–6

Winner 36. 1977 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Jeff Borowiak Roger Taylor 6–2, 6–0

Runner-up 24. 1977 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Wojtek Fibak Tom Okker 3–6, 3–6

Runner-up 25. 1977 Wembley, England Hard Raúl Ramírez Sandy Mayer Frew McMillan 3–6, 6–7

Winner 37. 1978 Memphis, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Phil Dent John Newcombe 3–6, 7–6, 6–2

Winner 38. 1978 Dayton, U.S. Carpet Geoff Masters Hank Pfister Butch Walts 6–3, 6–4

Winner 39. 1979 Richmond WCT, U.S. Carpet John McEnroe Ion Ţiriac Guillermo Vilas 6–4, 6–3

Runner-up 26. 1979 Wimbledon, London Grass Raúl Ramírez Peter Fleming John McEnroe 6–4, 4–6, 2–6, 2–6

Runner-up 27. 1979 Washington, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Marty Riessen Sherwood Stewart 6–2, 3–6, 4–6

Winner 40. 1979 Columbus, U.S. Clay Robert Lutz Tim Gullikson Tom Gullikson 4–6, 6–3, 7–6

Winner 41. 1979 Cincinnati, U.S. Hard Ilie Năstase Robert Lutz Stan Smith 1–6, 6–3, 7–6

Runner-up 28. 1979 Basel, Switzerland Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 3–6, 4–6

Runner-up 29. 1979 Vienna, Austria Hard (i) Raúl Ramírez Bob Hewitt Frew McMillan 4–6, 6–3, 1–6

Winner 42. 1980 Masters Doubles WCT, London Carpet Raúl Ramírez Wojtek Fibak Tom Okker 3–6, 6–4, 6–4, 3–6, 6–3

Runner-up 30. 1980 Baltimore WCT, U.S. Carpet Frew McMillan Tim Gullikson Marty Riessen 6–2, 3–6, 4–6

Runner-up 31. 1980 Philadelphia, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Peter Fleming John McEnroe 3–6, 6–7

Runner-up 32. 1980 Richmond WCT, U.S. Carpet Frew McMillan Fritz Buehning Johan Kriek 6–3, 3–6, 6–7

Winner 43. 1980 Memphis, U.S. Carpet John McEnroe Rod Frawley Tomáš Šmíd 6–3, 6–7, 7–6

Runner-up 33. 1980 French Open, Paris Clay Raúl Ramírez Victor Amaya Hank Pfister 6–1, 4–6, 4–6, 3–6

Winner 44. 1980 North Conway, U.S. Clay Jimmy Connors Kevin Curren Steve Denton 7–6, 6–2

Winner 45. 1980 Columbus, U.S. Hard Sandy Mayer Peter Fleming Eliot Teltscher 6–4, 6–2

Winner 46. 1980 Sawgrass Doubles, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Robert Lutz Stan Smith 7–6, 6–4, 2–6, 7–6

Runner-up 34. 1980 Paris Indoor, France Carpet Raymond Moore Paolo Bertolucci Adriano Panatta 4–6, 4–6

Runner-up 35. 1980 Sydney Outdoor, Australia Grass Vitas Gerulaitis Peter McNamara Paul McNamee 2–6, 4–6

Runner-up 36. 1981 Philadelphia, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Marty Riessen Sherwood Stewart 2–6, 2–6

Runner-up 37. 1981 Richmond WCT, U.S. Carpet Raúl Ramírez Tim Gullikson Bernard Mitton 6–3, 2–6, 3–6

Winner 47. 1981 Milan, Italy Carpet Raúl Ramírez John McEnroe Peter Rennert 7–6, 6–3

Runner-up 38. 1981 Stowe, U.S. Hard Robert Lutz Johan Kriek Larry Stefanki 6–2, 1–6, 2–6

Winner 48. 1982 La Quinta, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez John Lloyd Dick Stockton 6–4, 3–6, 6–2

Runner-up 39. 1982 Tampa, U.S. Hard Hank Pfister Tim Gullikson Tom Gullikson 2–6, 3–6

Winner 49. 1982 Sawgrass Doubles, U.S. Clay Raúl Ramírez Mark Edmondson Kim Warwick W/O

Winner 50. 1982 Paris Indoor, France Hard (i) Bruce Manson Jay Lapidus Richard Meyer 6–4, 6–2

Winner 51. 1982 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard Frew McMillan Shlomo Glickstein Andrew Pattison 6–2, 6–2

Runner-up 40. 1983 Masters Doubles WCT, London Carpet Raúl Ramírez Heinz Günthardt Balázs Taróczy 3–6, 5–7, 6–7

Winner 52. 1983 La Quinta, U.S. Hard Raúl Ramírez Tian Viljoen Danie Visser 6–3, 6–3

Runner-up 41. 1983 Hamburg, Germany Clay Mark Edmondson Heinz Günthardt Balázs Taróczy 6–7, 6–4, 4–6

Winner 53. 1983 London/Queen's Club, England Grass Paul McNamee Kevin Curren Steve Denton 6–4, 6–3

Winner 54. 1984 North Conway, U.S. Clay Tomáš Šmíd Cassio Motta Blaine Willenborg 6–4, 6–2

Davis Cup[edit] Gottfried was 7–7 in Davis Cup
Davis Cup
play for the US between 1975 and 1982[9] and won it twice (in 1978 and 1982). Halls of Fame & awards[edit] Gottfried won the 1974 and 1975 ATP Doubles Team of the Year Award with partner Raúl Ramírez. He won the 1976 ATP Most Improved Player Award.[10] He won the ATP Sportsmanship award in 1984.[3] Gottfried was inducted into the Intercollegiate Tennis
Tennis
Association's Intercollegiate Tennis
Tennis
Hall of Fame in 1990.[11] Gottfried, who is Jewish, was inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1999.[4] Life after playing career[edit] Gottfried now lives in Ponte Vedra, Florida.[3] In 2007 Gottfried joined the coaching staff at the Harold Solomon Tennis
Tennis
Institute in Fort Lauderdale. In 2010, Gottfried coached with the Bollettieri Tennis
Tennis
Program at the IMG Academy
IMG Academy
in Bradenton, Florida. He was elected to the ATP Player Council in 2012 as an alumni representative.[12][13] In 2015, he joined the coaching staff at the Bolles School[14] His younger brother, Larry was also a tennis player. See also[edit]

List of select Jewish tennis players

References[edit]

^ Jewish Post 12 March 1982 — Hoosier State Chronicles: Indiana's Digital Historic Newspaper Program ^ Players: How Sports Became a Business - Matthew Futterman - Google Books ^ a b c d e f g "Gottfried, Brian". Jews in Sports. Retrieved 24 April 2014.  ^ a b "Brian Gottfried". International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. Retrieved 24 April 2014.  ^ Detail - Baylor School ^ https://books.google.com/books?id=pJ7LmzGJhZYC&pg=PA70 Cynthia A. Thuma: 'Sport Lauderdale: A Sports Enthusiast's Guide to Broward County, Florida.' page 70 ^ "USTA Boys 18 & 16: Past Winners". Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 24 April 2014.  ^ " Tennis
Tennis
- ATP World Tour - Tennis
Tennis
Players – Brian Gottfried". Atptennis.com. Retrieved April 30, 2010. [permanent dead link] ^ "Players". daviscup.com. Retrieved April 30, 2010.  ^ " Tennis
Tennis
- ATP World Tour - Tennis
Tennis
Players – Brian Gottfried". ATP World Tour. Retrieved April 30, 2010. [permanent dead link] ^ "Halls of Fame". www.itatennis.com. Intercollegiate Tennis Association.  ^ "ATP Structure". ATP. Retrieved 25 June 2013.  ^ "ATP ANNOUNCES NEW PLAYER COUNCIL". ATP. Retrieved 25 June 2013.  ^ http://www.bolles.org/page.cfm?p=2252

External links[edit]

Brian Gottfried at the Association of Tennis
Tennis
Professionals Brian Gottfried at the International Tennis
Tennis
Federation Brian Gottfried at the Davis Cup

Awards

Preceded by Wojtek Fibak ATP Most Improved Player 1977 Succeeded by John McEnroe

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French Open
French Open
men's doubles champions

(1968) Ken Rosewall
Ken Rosewall
/ Fred Stolle (1969) John Newcombe
John Newcombe
/ Tony Roche (1970) Ilie Năstase
Ilie Năstase
/ Ion Țiriac (1971) Arthur Ashe
Arthur Ashe
/ Marty Riessen (1972) Bob Hewitt
Bob Hewitt
/ Frew McMillan (1973) John Newcombe
John Newcombe
/ Tom Okker (1974) Dick Crealy / Onny Parun (1975) Brian Gottfried / Raúl Ramírez (1976) Fred McNair / Sherwood Stewart (1977) Brian Gottfried / Raúl Ramírez (1978) Gene Mayer
Gene Mayer
/ Hank Pfister (1979) Gene Mayer
Gene Mayer
/ Sandy Mayer (1980) Victor Amaya / Hank Pfister (1981) Heinz Günthardt
Heinz Günthardt
/ Balázs Taróczy (1982) Sherwood Stewart / Ferdi Taygan (1983) Anders Järryd
Anders Järryd
/ Hans Simonsson (1984) Henri Leconte
Henri Leconte
/ Yannick Noah (1985) Mark Edmondson / Kim Warwick (1986) John Fitzgerald / Tomáš Šmíd (1987) Anders Järryd
Anders Järryd
/ Robert Seguso (1988) Andrés Gómez
Andrés Gómez
/ Emilio Sánchez (1989) Jim Grabb / Patrick McEnroe (1990) Sergio Casal / Emilio Sánchez (1991) John Fitzgerald / Anders Järryd (1992) Jakob Hlasek / Marc Rosset (1993) Luke Jensen
Luke Jensen
/ Murphy Jensen (1994) Byron Black / Jonathan Stark (1995) Jacco Eltingh / Paul Haarhuis (1996) Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
/ Daniel Vacek (1997) Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
/ Daniel Vacek (1998) Jacco Eltingh / Paul Haarhuis (1999) Mahesh Bhupathi
Mahesh Bhupathi
/ Leander Paes (2000) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (2001) Mahesh Bhupathi
Mahesh Bhupathi
/ Leander Paes (2002) Paul Haarhuis / Yevgeny Kafelnikov (2003) Bob Bryan
Bob Bryan
/ Mike Bryan (2004) Xavier Malisse
Xavier Malisse
/ Olivier Rochus (2005) Jonas Björkman
Jonas Björkman
/ Max Mirnyi (2006) Jonas Björkman
Jonas Björkman
/ Max Mirnyi (2007) Mark Knowles
Mark Knowles
/ Daniel Nestor (2008) Pablo Cuevas
Pablo Cuevas
/ Luis Horna (2009) Lukáš Dlouhý
Lukáš Dlouhý
/ Leander Paes (2010) Daniel Nestor
Daniel Nestor
/ Nenad Zimonjić (2011) Max Mirnyi
Max Mirnyi
/ Daniel Nestor (2012) Max Mirnyi
Max Mirnyi
/ Daniel Nestor (2013) Bob Bryan
Bob Bryan
/ Mike Bryan (2014) Julien Benneteau
Julien Benneteau
/ Édouard Roger-Vasselin (2015) Ivan Dodig
Ivan Dodig
/ Marcelo Melo (2016) Feliciano López
Feliciano López
/ Marc López (2017) Ryan Harrison / Michael Venus

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Wimbledon (Open Era) gentlemen's doubles champions

(1968) John Newcombe
John Newcombe
/ Tony Roche (1969) John Newcombe
John Newcombe
/ Tony Roche (1970) John Newcombe
John Newcombe
/ Tony Roche (1971) Roy Emerson
Roy Emerson
/ Rod Laver (1972) Bob Hewitt
Bob Hewitt
/ Frew McMillan (1973) Jimmy Connors
Jimmy Connors
/ Ilie Năstase (1974) John Newcombe
John Newcombe
/ Tony Roche (1975) Vitas Gerulaitis
Vitas Gerulaitis
/ Gene Mayer (1976) Brian Gottfried / Raúl Ramírez (1977) Ross Case / Geoff Masters (1978) Bob Hewitt
Bob Hewitt
/ Frew McMillan (1979) Peter Fleming / John McEnroe (1980) Peter McNamara
Peter McNamara
/ Paul McNamee (1981) Peter Fleming / John McEnroe (1982) Peter McNamara
Peter McNamara
/ Paul McNamee (1983) Peter Fleming / John McEnroe (1984) Peter Fleming / John McEnroe (1985) Heinz Günthardt
Heinz Günthardt
/ Balázs Taróczy (1986) Joakim Nyström / Mats Wilander (1987) Ken Flach / Robert Seguso (1988) Ken Flach / Robert Seguso (1989) John Fitzgerald / Anders Järryd (1990) Rick Leach
Rick Leach
/ Jim Pugh (1991) John Fitzgerald / Anders Järryd (1992) John McEnroe
John McEnroe
/ Michael Stich (1993) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (1994) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (1995) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (1996) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (1997) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (1998) Jacco Eltingh / Paul Haarhuis (1999) Mahesh Bhupathi
Mahesh Bhupathi
/ Leander Paes (2000) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Mark Woodforde (2001) Donald Johnson / Jared Palmer (2002) Jonas Björkman
Jonas Björkman
/ Todd Woodbridge (2003) Jonas Björkman
Jonas Björkman
/ Todd Woodbridge (2004) Jonas Björkman
Jonas Björkman
/ Todd Woodbridge (2005) Stephen Huss / Wesley Moodie (2006) Bob Bryan
Bob Bryan
/ Mike Bryan (2007) Arnaud Clément
Arnaud Clément
/ Michaël Llodra (2008) Daniel Nestor
Daniel Nestor
/ Nenad Zimonjić (2009) Daniel Nestor
Daniel Nestor
/ Nenad Zimonjić (2010) Jürgen Melzer
Jürgen Melzer
/ Philipp Petzschner (2011) Bob Bryan
Bob Bryan
/ Mike Bryan (2012) Jonathan Marray
Jonathan Marray
/ Frederik Nielsen (2013) Bob Bryan
Bob Bryan
/ Mike Bryan (2014) Vasek Pospisil
Vasek Pospisil
/ Jack Sock (2015) Jean-Julien Rojer
Jean-Julien Rojer
/ Horia Tecău (2016) Pierre-Hugues Herbert
Pierre-Hugues Herbert
/ Nicolas Mahut (2017) Łukasz Kubot
Łukasz Kubot
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