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HORACE "HORRIE" RICE (1872 – 1950) was an Australian
Australian
tennis player .

The left-hander won the Men's Singles title at the 1907 Australasian Championships . He was also runner-up 3 times. He won the Men's Doubles title at the 1915 Championships , partnering Clarence Todd .

CONTENTS

* 1 Grand Slam finals

* 1.1 Singles (1 title, 3 runners-up) * 1.2 Mixed doubles: 1 (1 title)

* 2 References * 3 External links

GRAND SLAM FINALS

SINGLES (1 TITLE, 3 RUNNERS-UP)

OUTCOME YEAR CHAMPIONSHIP SURFACE OPPONENT SCORE

Winner 1907 Australasian Championships Grass Harry Parker 6–3, 6–4, 6–4

Runner-up 1910 Australasian Championships Grass Rodney Heath
Rodney Heath
4–6, 3–6, 3–6

Runner-up 1911 Australasian Championships Grass Norman Brookes
Norman Brookes
2–6, 3–6, 3–6

Runner-up 1915 Australasian Championships Grass Gordon Lowe 6–4, 1–6, 2–6, 4–6

MIXED DOUBLES: 1 (1 TITLE)

OUTCOME YEAR CHAMPIONSHIP SURFACE PARTNER OPPONENTS SCORE

Winner 1923 Australasian Championships Grass Sylvia Lance Harper
Sylvia Lance Harper
Margaret Molesworth Bert St. John 2–6, 6–4, 6–4

At the time of winning his last Grand Slam title and his only one mixed doubles title (on 18 August 1923), he was 50 years and 347 days, which is the all-time record for men in tennis history.

REFERENCES

* ^ A B db4tennis

EXTERNAL LINKS

* Horace Rice

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