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Died legendary Argentinian tennis player, winner of the Open championship of France

15 Mar 93-m to year of life died, Enrique Jorge (Ricky), Morea, the best Argentine tennis player 1940-50-ies, reports Clarin.

He has won the French Open championship 1950 (in the mixed doubles with American Barbara Scofield), champion pan-American games of 1951 in singles and doubles.

Ricky Morea was four times finalist of the tournament «Grand slam» in doubles and mixed discharges. In 1946, he lost in the final of the French Open in doubles. In Mixtec three times reached the finals of Wimbledon in 1952, 1953 and 1955.

After retiring as a player he was captain of Argentina in the Davis Cup. He was several times President of the Argentine tennis Association and worked at the International tennis Federation, was Vice-President of this organization.

Died legendary Argentinian tennis player, winner of the Open championship of France 16.03.2017

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