Phyllis Mudford King
|Country (sports)||United Kingdom|
|Born||23 August 1905|
|Died||27 January 2006 (aged 100)|
Horley, Surrey, England
|Highest ranking||No. 7 (1930)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|French Open||3R (1930)|
|US Open||SF (1935)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
Mudford was born in 1905 in Wallington, Surrey. She was educated at Sutton High School, where she was Captain of Tennis, and one of the school's four houses is named in her honour. She won the Wimbledon Ladies' Doubles Championship in 1931 with partner Dorothy Shepherd-Barron, and last took part in the tournament in 1953.
Grand Slam finals
Doubles (1 title, 1 runner-up)
|Win||1931||Wimbledon||Grass||Dorothy Shepherd-Barron|| Doris Metaxa
|3–6, 6–3, 6–4|
|Loss||1937||Wimbledon||Grass||Elsie Pittman|| Simonne Mathieu
- "Phyllis King". The Times. London. 2 February 2006.
- Henderson, Jon (27 June 2004). "'It was a sport in my day'". The Observer.
- "Our House System". Sutton High School. Retrieved 5 December 2012.
- Gilbert, Helen (2006). "100 year old Former Champion Dies". Wimbledon. Archived from the original on 2008-04-30.
- "Kent Championships – Ladies' Singles Roll of Honour" (PDF). Beckenham Tennis Club. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-07-22.
- Lowe, Gordon (1936). Lowe's Lawn Tennis Annual. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode. pp. 157–158.
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