Tennis Postcard MLLE S.Lenglen no B180 by Edwin Trim

  • Trim Postcard Suzanne Lenglen
  • No B180
  • Excellent condition
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Trim Postcard of Suzanne Lenglen no B180

She was ranked as the inaugural world no 1 from 1921 to 1926, winning 8 Grand Slam titles in singles and 21 in total. She also was a four-time World Hard Court Champion in singles, and ten times in total. Lenglen won six Wimbledon singles titles, including five in a row from 1919 to 1923, and was the champion in singles, doubles, and mixed doubles at the first two open French Championships in 1925 and 1926. In doubles, she was undefeated with her usual partner Elizabeth Ryan, highlighted by another six titles at Wimbledon. Lenglen was the first leading amateur to turn professional and was thought to be the greatest women’s tennis player from the amateur era. This card is in excellent condition.