Great Australian Tennis Player and Coach Dies: Peter McNamara Bio, Wiki, Age, Married, Net Worth, Twitter, Instagram, Fast Facts You Need to Know

Peter McNamara Bio

Peter McNamara Bio

Peter McNamara was an Australian tennis player and coach.

Peter McNamara Tennis Playing Career

McNamara won five singles titles and nineteen doubles titles in his career. A right-hander, McNamara reached his highest singles ATP-ranking on 14 March 1983 when he became world No. 7.

He is perhaps best remembered for his successful doubles partnership with Paul McNamee, the duo twice winning Wimbledon, in 1980 and 1982 as well as the 1979 Australian Open.

Peter McNamara Tennis Coaching Career

After retiring in 1987, McNamara enjoyed a successful coaching career. He was also the coach of Bulgarian tennis professional Grigor Dimitrov. He later coached Australian tennis professional Matthew Ebden and WTA player Wang Qiang.

He coached Mark Philippoussis, guided Grigor Dimitrov in his formative years and more recently was a coach to Matt Ebden and Wang Qiang.

McNamara worked with Wang Qiang until February, helping her reach the world’s top 20 during their four-year union.

Peter McNamara Age

He has died at the age of 64 years.

Peter McNamara Wife

He was married to Petra.

Peter McNamara Family, Children

He has children and grandchildren but the information is private and not available about his children and family.

Peter McNamara Net Worth

McNamara Estimated Networth is $1.5 Million Approx.

Peter McNamara Cause of Death

McNamara died on 21 July 2019, from prostate cancer. McNamara got the news from McNamara’s wife Petra who said her husband, who turned 64 a few weeks ago, died peacefully in his sleep Saturday night. He had been fighting prostate cancer.

He died peacefully at his home in Germany on Saturday night.

According to a family friend and commentator David Law, McNamara continued to play exhibition matches and coach throughout his illness, with few people ever knowing he was ill.

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Fast Facts You Need to Know

  1. Peter McNamara’s age 64 years.
  2. McNamara died on 21 July 2019
  3. Birthday July 5 and Born in 1955.
  4. Birth Sign Cancer.
  5. Peter McNamara was an Australian tennis player