General Hassan Ali
Fyzee
Male
India
1879-10-09
Bombay, India
1962-01-01
London, England


About

He was an Indian tennis, badminton and table tennis player.
Hassan-Ali Fyzee took part in the first 1926 World Table Tennis Championships in London. Here he won the bronze medal with the Indian men's team, in which also his brother Athar-Ali Fyzee, active in the Davis Cup, played. In 1926, he was president of the Table Tennis Federation of India. At the end of 1926, he took over organizational tasks in the newly founded International Table Tennis Federation as an assessor.
Fyzee's career singles match record was 223-116 (65.7%). He first main tournament was at the British Covered Court Championships in London in April 1910 where he reached the quarter finals before losing to Stanley Doust in straight sets. In a career lasting 18 seasons he reached 21 finals winning 10 titles. He won the Herga LTC tournament at Harrow tournament on grass 3 times (1922-23, 1929). He won the Northern Championships in Liverpool on grass in June 1922. He won the Roehampton tournament on clay in June 1923 defeating Nicolae Mișu of Romania in five sets. In July 1923 he won the Midland Counties Championships at Edgbaston on grass. Adptable on all surfaces he won the Welsh Covered Court Championships at Craigside, Llandudno indoors on wood courts 2 times (1928-31). He also won the North London Hardcourts at Highbury on clay in 1926. His last tournament was at the North London Hardcourts in May 1938.

Davis Cup From 1921 to 1927, he completed eleven encounters for the Indian Davis Cup team. He won 4 of his 17 singles and 6 of his 11 doubles.



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Archive statistics 1909 - 1935
4
80
46


Tournament wins 1919 - Matheran (Amateur)
1919 - Northern India (Amateur)
1914 - Western India Championships (Amateur)
1912 - Western India Championships (Amateur)


Tournaments Swiss International Championships - 1935 Venezia (Venice International Tournament) - 1935 British Covered Court Championships - 1933 Queens Club Tournament - 1931 Wimbledon - 1930 Wimbledon - 1929 Wimbledon - 1927 Wimbledon - 1926 Roland Garros - 1926 Wimbledon - 1925 Roland Garros - 1925 Netherlands International Championships - 1925 Wimbledon - 1924 British Hard Court Championships - 1924 Coupe Albert Canet - 1924 Wimbledon - 1923 World Hardcourt Championships - 1923 Wimbledon - 1922 World Hardcourt Championships - 1922 Gallery Tournament Covered Courts - 1922 Wimbledon - 1921 World Covered Court Championships - 1920 Mesopotamia Championships - 1919 Western India Championships - 1919 Northern India - 1919 Matheran - 1919 Western India Championships - 1918 Western India Championships - 1917 Western India Championships - 1914 Western India Championships - 1912 Wimbledon - 1910 Mid-Kent Championships - 1910 British Covered Court Championships - 1910 Wimbledon Plate (Consolation) - 1910 Dulwich Farm - 1910 Edmonton - 1910 Fulham - 1909 Southfields (Wilderness) - 1909

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