Marty Riessen

Marty Riessen
(Inducted In: 2004)

Marty Riessen, from Chicago, won 60 professional doubles titles and was a finalist in 40 other finals. He won seven Grand Slam mixed doubles and two Grand Slam men’s doubles championships and is the owner of nine career singles titles. Ten times Riessen was ranked in the top 10 in the U.S. including number three in 1970 and 1971. A Western singles and doubles champion, Riessen won the National Doubles title once, the National Mixed Doubles championship four times, the National Clay Court doubles title four times and played on six U.S. Davis Cup teams. He served as coach of the U.S. Federation Cup Team, the U.S. Wightman Cup Team and was a two-time U.S. Women’s Olympic Tennis Team Coach.

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