Frank Shields

Frank Shields

Francis Xavier Alexander ("Frank") Shields, Sr. (November 18, 1909, in New York City – August 19, 1975, in New York City) was an amateur American tennis player of the 1920s and 1930s.

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... American Davis Cup coach Frank Shields, however, did not permit him to compete against the Aussies whom, only months earlier, he had dominated at Wimbledon and ... also defeated Australia's best other player, Frank Sedgman, 6–3, 2–6, 6–3, 6–1 in the same tournament ... in the process the year before and who was in semi-retirement, was chosen by Shield instead ...

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