Lot # 8: Ken Rosewall's 1966 Cartier Cup Newport Casino Round Robin Singles Trophy

Category: Ken Rosewall

Starting Bid: $1,500.00

Bids: 3 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "2024 Premier Tennis Auction",
which ran from 1/9/2024 4:00 PM to
1/28/2024 8:00 PM

Presented is the 1966 Newport Casino Round Robin Trophy, which was awarded to Ken Rosewall. This incredible twin handled, lidded trophy is Sterling Silver and weighs approximately 785 grams. The dimensions are approximately 23cm x 19.5cm. Like lot 1, this was part of Ken Rosewall's collection. The tournament was played at the Newport Casino, now the home of the Tennis Hall of Fame. Rosewall overcame an opening round defeat to win the $10,000 Newport Casino tournament, defeating Rod Laver 31-23 on his way to victory. 

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