General Vladimir Maximilianovich
Landau
Male
Monaco
1902-03-29
Petrograd, Russia
1971-09-24
Hannover, Germany


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In 1928 he reached the quarterfinal of the doubles at Monegasque Championships alongside Ludwig von Salm Hoogstraten.[10] The next year he was defeated in the doubles final of the Beaulieu L.T.C. tournament partnering László Dörner of Romania.[11] Also in 1929 he took a major part with his two victories in the first ever Davis Cup tie and victory of Monaco against Switzerland at home and advanced into the second round where they faced Hungary in Budapest.[1][12] Although they lost Landau scored both victories of his team.[1] In the 1930 French Championships he was the eleventh seed and was eliminated in the third round.[4] In January 1931 at the Beausite Club de Cannes Cup he won the doubles contest with his teammate Hillyard.[13] In February he won a triple crown at the Monte Carlo Country Club tournament beating Hillyard in singles, partnering with him for the doubles victory against Garcia/Chastel and clinching the mixed doubles with British Phyllis Satterthwaite from Garcia/Mrs. Richards.[14] In March he was a runner-up for the Bordighera Championships doubles partnering Béla von Kehrling and only lost to the Irish-Italian duo of George Lyttleton-Rogers and Alberto del Bono.[15] In May in an unofficial challenge between the Davis Cup teams of Monaco and Netherlands his team claimed a clean win with Landau\'s back-to-back victories over Jan van der Heide, Ody Koopman in two singles and a doubles .[16] In the very first tournament of the 1932 season in Beaulieu Landau, assisted by Irish champion Lyttleton-Rogers, earned the doubles title after a five-set battle.[17]In 1934 he ceded the Monegasque Championships to Charles Aeschlimann in straights sets.[18] In 1936 at the Menton tournament he fell to Norcross Tilney in the semifinals.[19] In January 1937 he captured the Beausite L.T.C. doubles trophy with Kho Sin Kie but unfortunately they met in the singles final as well where in the end Kho was triumphant after a five-set battle wrapping the match with a love-set.[20] He also reached the final of the mixed doubles with Simone Matthieu.[21] In February at the Carlton-Cannes tournaments he aligned with Mrs Merricks and dropped the mixed semifinals to Weiwers and Karstend.[22] In September in Menton in the semifinal encounter between him and compatriot Gaston Médecin he was beaten in two sets but they won the doubles title together.[23]
In the Davis Cup Landau played 15 ties between 1929-1947 and compiled a 11/30 winning record.[1]



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Archive statistics 1924 - 1950
9
209
117


Tournament wins 1936 - Cannes Beau Site New Year Meeting (Amateur)
1935 - Monegasque Championships (Amateur)
1935 - Cap d 'Antibes (Amateur)
1934 - Juan-Les-Pins Summer (Amateur)
1933 - Monegasque Championships (Amateur)
1933 - Cannes New Courts Summer Tournament (Amateur)
1933 - Riviera Summer Tournament (Amateur)
1932 - Cannes Gallia Summer Tournament (Amateur)
1932 - Cannes Club Summer Tournament 2nd edition (Amateur)


Tournaments Roland Garros - 1950 Monte Carlo Country Club Tournament - 1949 Roland Garros - 1948 Beaulieu - 1947 Monte Carlo Country Club b - 1947 Cannes Championships - 1946 French Unoccupied Zone - 1943 Barcelona International - 1942 Wimbledon - 1938 Roland Garros - 1938 Cannes Championships - 1938 Wimbledon - 1937 Roland Garros - 1937 Paris International Championships - 1937 Cannes Beau Site New Year Meeting - 1937 Riviera Summer Tournament - 1937 Wimbledon - 1936 Roland Garros - 1936 Riviera Championships - 1936 Cannes Beau Site New Year Meeting - 1936 Cap d 'Antibes - 1936 Coupe Stade-Racing - 1936 Roland Garros - 1935 Beaulieu - 1935 Nice - 1935 Italian International Championships - 1935 Venezia (Venice International Tournament) - 1935 South of France Championships - 1935 Bordighera - 1935 Monegasque Championships - 1935 San Remo - 1935 Cap d 'Antibes - 1935 Juan-Les-Pins Summer - 1935 Cannes Club Summer Tournament - 1935 Wimbledon - 1934 Roland Garros - 1934 Paris International Championships - 1934 Italian International Championships - 1934 Bordighera - 1934 Monegasque Championships - 1934 Championnats Regionaux De La Côte d'Azur - 1934 Wiesbaden Championships - 1934 Juan-Les-Pins Summer - 1934 Cannes Club Summer Tournament - 1934 Riviera Summer Tournament - 1934 Wimbledon - 1933 Roland Garros - 1933 Riviera Championships - 1933 Paris International Championships - 1933 South of France Championships - 1933 Bordighera - 1933 Monegasque Championships - 1933 San Remo - 1933 Wimbledon Plate (Consolation) - 1933 Saint-Gervais - 1933 Monte Carlo Easter Tournament - 1933 Cannes New Courts Summer Tournament - 1933 Riviera Summer Tournament - 1933 Wimbledon - 1932 Roland Garros - 1932 Italian International Championships - 1932 South of France Championships - 1932 Cannes Gallia - 1932 Menton - 1932 Nice LTC Winter Cup - 1932 Cannes New Courts Summer Tournament - 1932 Cannes New Courts Easter Tournament - 1932 Cannes Gallia Summer Tournament - 1932 Cannes Club Summer Tournament - 1932 Cannes Club Summer Tournament 2nd edition - 1932 Wimbledon - 1931 Côte d'Azur Championships - 1931 Riviera Championships - 1931 South of France Championships - 1931 Monte Carlo Easter Tournament - 1931 Cannes New Courts Summer Tournament - 1931 Cannes Gallia Summer Tournament - 1931 Wimbledon - 1930 Roland Garros - 1930 South of France Championships - 1930 Ciotat - 1930 Juan-Les-Pins Summer - 1930 Cannes New Courts Summer Tournament - 1930 Roland Garros - 1929 Beaulieu Second Meeting - 1929 Trieste - 1929 Swiss International Covered Courts - 1929 Riviera Championships - 1928 Nice - 1928 South of France Championships - 1928 Monte Carlo - 1927 Riviera Championships - 1927 Nice - 1927 South of France Championships - 1927 St. Raphael - 1927 Monte Carlo - 1926 Beaulieu - 1926 Riviera Championships - 1926 St. Raphael - 1926 Monte Carlo - 1924 Beaulieu - 1924 South of France Championships - 1924

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