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TOUR FACTS & FIGURES
James Murray
December 12, 1955
EVENT: Jack Kramer's third professional tour, covering the United States, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa in 15 months.
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December 12, 1955

Tour Facts & Figures

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EVENT: Jack Kramer's third professional tour, covering the United States, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa in 15 months.

PLAYERS: Tony Trabert, 25, U.S. amateur champion, 1953, '55; Wimbledon champion, 1955; just turned pro.

Richard Gonzales, 27, U.S. amateur champion, 1948-49; turned pro 1949.

Francisco Segura, 34, three-time intercollegiate champion; turned pro 1947.

Rex Hartwig, 26, member of Australian Davis Cup team; just turned pro.

PAIRINGS: Trabert vs. Gonzales, best of five sets; Segura vs. Hartwig, one set; Segura and Gonzales vs. Hartwig and Trabert, best of three sets.

OPENING NIGHT: December 9, Madison Square Garden, New York City, 8:30 p.m.

(See COMING EVENTS for subsequent schedules)

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