PLAYER PROFILE

Todd Woodbridge

  • Age47
  • Born 2 April 1971
  • Birth PlaceSydney, New South Wales
  • LivesMelbourne, New South Wales
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • Playing StatusRetired
  • Australian Tennis Hall Of Fame2010
  • International Tennis Hall Of Fame2010
“We look forward to following Lara’s progress in Paris and hopefully she can have the same success fellow Australian Destanee Aiava achieved in 2012.”

— Todd Woodbridge, 11 May 2016

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Doubles champion
Australian 1992, 1997, 2001
French 2000
Wimbledon 1993-97, 2000, 2002-04
United States 1995-96, 2003

Mixed doubles champion
Australian 1993
French 1995
Wimbledon 1994
United States 1990, 1993, 2001

Davis Cup
1991-99, 2001-05

Todd Woodbridge formed half of arguably the most successful doubles combination in history, pairing with compatriot Mark Woodforde to win 11 Grand Slam doubles titles and five straight Wimbledon titles as well as an Olympic gold medal at Atlanta in 1996. From 1996 to 1997 the “Woodies” came within one match of holding all four major doubles titles, winning the Wimbledon, US Open and Australian Open trophies before falling in the 1997 French Open final. Woodforde retired shortly after the pair won a silver medal at the 2000 Sydney Olympics (they’d already completed their Grand Slam set with the Roland Garros title) and Woodbridge began a successful partnership with Sweden’s Jonas Bjorkman that reaped a further five majors. Part of Australia’s winning Davis Cup teams in 1999 and 2003, Woodbridge retired after the 2005 Wimbledon championships with a record 83 doubles titles. He also proved an adept singles player, peaking at world No.19 in May 1997, reaching the Wimbledon semifinals the same year and winning two ATP singles titles.

Todd Woodbridge in the news

Inspirational Evonne Goolagong Cawley helps to launch National Indigenous Tennis Carnival
DARWIN, AUSTRALIA - JULY 30:  Evonne Goolagong Cawley poses with members of Upai Purri during the National Indigenous Tennis Carnival Launch at Darwin International Tennis Centre on July 30, 2018 in Darwin, Australia.  (Photo by Graham Denholm/Getty Images)
30 July, 2018

Evonne Goolagong Cawley helped launch the inaugural National Indigenous Tennis Carnival to be held in Darwin from 6-9 September 2018.
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Todd Woodbridge launches Book a Court in Wagga Wagga
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13 June, 2018

Wagga Wagga Tennis Association is opening up their courts through the new initiative to encourage local residents to get involved in tennis.
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Cash among local legends returning to Australian Open
Pat Cash of Australia plays a volley. GETTY IMAGES
30 December, 2017

Pat Cash and Mats Wilander will celebrate 30 years since their epic 1988 final when they return as part of the field for the Australian Open Legends tournament.
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Peers, Kontinen defend ATP Finals title
John Peers (R) and Henri Kontinen hoist the trophy after winning the ATP Finals for a second straight year in London; Getty Images
20 November, 2017

Australia's John Peers and Finn Henri Kontinen have joined an illustrious list after defending their title at the ATP Finals in London.
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