On this day: Born May 23, 1944: John Newcombe, Australian tennis player

Three of John Newcombe's countrymen have won more Grand Slam singles titles but any doubts about his standing in Australian tennis are put to rest at the sport's annual awards night.

On this day: Born May 23, 1944: John Newcombe, Australian tennis player
Three of John Newcombe's countrymen have won more Grand Slam singles titles but any doubts about his standing in Australian tennis are put to rest at the sport's annual awards night.