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Lorraine Coghlan Robinson (née Coghlan; born 23 September 1937) is a former tennis player from the state of Victoria in Australia. In 1956, she won the Australian Championships Girls' Singles title.[1] Coghlan teamed with Bob Howe to win the mixed doubles title at Wimbledon in 1958.[2][3] Coghlan and Howe were also the runners-up in mixed doubles at the 1958 French Championships. At the Australian Championships, Coghlan was the singles runner-up in 1958, losing to Angela Mortimer 6–3, 6–4, and was a four-time runner-up in women's doubles, in 1958, 1959, 1960, and 1967.[4] Coghlan married John Robinson on 19 December 1959.

Contents

1 Grand Slam finals

1.1 Doubles (4 runner-ups) 1.2 Mixed doubles (1 title, 1 runner-up)

2 Grand Slam singles tournament timeline 3 References 4 See also

Grand Slam finals[edit] Doubles (4 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score

Runner-up 1958 Australian Championships Grass Angela Mortimer Mary Bevis Hawton Thelma Coyne Long 5–7, 8–6, 2–6

Runner-up 1959 Australian Championships Grass Mary Carter Reitano Renée Schuurman Sandra Reynolds 5–7, 4–6

Runner-up 1960 Australian Championships Grass Margaret Smith Maria Bueno Christine Truman 2–6, 7–5, 2–6

Runner-up 1967 Australian Championships Grass Évelyne Terras Lesley Turner Bowrey Judy Tegart 0–6, 2–6

Mixed doubles (1 title, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score

Runner-up 1958 French Championships Clay Bob Howe Shirley Bloomer Nicola Pietrangeli 6–8, 2–6

Winner 1958 Wimbledon Grass Bob Howe] Althea Gibson Kurt Nielsen 6–3, 13–11

Grand Slam singles tournament timeline[edit]

Tournament 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963–1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 Career SR

Australia 2R QF SF F QF QF A 2R A QF 1R A A A 0 / 9

France A A A 4R A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 1

Wimbledon A A A 4R A A A A A A A A A 1R 0 / 2

United States A A A 2R A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 1

SR 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 4 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 13

A = did not participate in the tournament. SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played. References[edit]

^ "Girls Singles". Australian Open. Archived from the original on 26 March 2010. Retrieved 12 April 2010.  ^ " Althea Gibson
Althea Gibson
wins again Winbledon title". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. AP. 6 July 1958. p. 23. Retrieved 8 April 2010.  ^ "History – Rolls of Honour – Mixed Doubles Finals 1913–2008". wimledon.org. Archived from the original on 24 November 2010. Retrieved 16 November 2008.  ^ "Tennis: Australian Open: Women: Doubles". Sports123.com. Retrieved 12 April 2010. 

See also[edit]

Performance timelines for all female tennis players who reached at least one Grand Slam final

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Pre Open Era Wimbledon mixed doubles champions

1913: Hope Crisp / Agnes Tuckey 1914: James Parke / Ethel Thomson Larcombe 1915–18: No competition (due to World War I) 1919: Randolph Lycett / Elizabeth Ryan 1920: Gerald Patterson
Gerald Patterson
/ Suzanne Lenglen 1921: Randolph Lycett / Elizabeth Ryan 1922: Pat O'Hara Wood
Pat O'Hara Wood
/ Suzanne Lenglen 1923: Randolph Lycett / Elizabeth Ryan 1924: John Gilbert / Kathleen McKane Godfree 1925: Jean Borotra
Jean Borotra
/ Suzanne Lenglen 1926: Leslie Godfree / Kathleen McKane Godfree 1927: Francis Hunter
Francis Hunter
/ Elizabeth Ryan 1928: Patrick Spence
Patrick Spence
/ Elizabeth Ryan 1929: Frank Hunter / Helen Wills 1930: Jack Crawford / Elizabeth Ryan 1931: George Lott / Anna McCune Harper 1932: Enrique Maier
Enrique Maier
/ Elizabeth Ryan 1933: Gottfried von Cramm
Gottfried von Cramm
/ Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling 1934: Ryuki Miki
Ryuki Miki
/ Dorothy Round Little 1935: Fred Perry
Fred Perry
/ Dorothy Round Little 1936: Fred Perry
Fred Perry
/ Dorothy Round Little 1937: Don Budge
Don Budge
/ Alice Marble 1938: Don Budge
Don Budge
/ Alice Marble 1939: Bobby Riggs
Bobby Riggs
/ Alice Marble 1940–45: No competition (due to World War II) 1946: Tom Brown / Louise Brough
Louise Brough
Clapp 1947: John Bromwich
John Bromwich
/ Louise Brough
Louise Brough
Clapp 1948: John Bromwich
John Bromwich
/ Louise Brough
Louise Brough
Clapp 1949: Eric Sturgess / Sheila Piercey Summers 1950: Eric Sturgess / Louise Brough
Louise Brough
Clapp 1951: Frank Sedgman
Frank Sedgman
/ Doris Hart 1952: Frank Sedgman
Frank Sedgman
/ Doris Hart 1953: Vic Seixas
Vic Seixas
/ Doris Hart 1954: Vic Seixas
Vic Seixas
/ Doris Hart 1955: Vic Seixas
Vic Seixas
/ Doris Hart 1956: Vic Seixas
Vic Seixas
/ Shirley Fry
Shirley Fry
Irvin 1957: Mervyn Rose
Mervyn Rose
/ Darlene Hard 1958: Robert Howe / Lorraine Coghlan Robinson 1959: Rod Laver
Rod Laver
/ Darlene Hard 1960: Rod Laver
Rod Laver
/ Darlene Hard 1961: Fred Stolle / Lesley Turner Bowrey 1962: Neale Fraser
Neale Fraser
/ Margaret Osborne duPont 1963: Ken Fletcher
Ken Fletcher
/ Margaret Smith 1964: Fred Stolle / Lesley Turner Bowrey 1965: Ken Fletcher
Ken Fletcher
/ Margaret Smith 1966: Ken Fletcher
Ken Fletcher
/ Margaret Smith 1967: Owen Davidson
Owen Davidson
/ Bill

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