Bungert, Wilhelm

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Bungert, Wilhelm Gender: M
born on 1 April 1939 at 12:35 (= 12:35 PM )
Place Mannheim, Germany, 49n29, 8e29
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Müller
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 10°51' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 04°15 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 03°15'


German tennis player.

In 1962 the right-handed Bungert reached the quarter-finals of the International Australian Championships, the doubles finals of the International French Championships and the International Tennis Tournament of Monte Carlo.

After reaching the semi-finals in 1963 and 1964, the unseeded Bungert was the second German player (thirty years after Gottfried von Cramm) to reach the Wimbledon men’s finals in 1967 when he beat Roger Taylor in five sets. However, he lost the final in straight sets against the Australian John Newcombe.

In 1970 he (with Christian Kuhnke) was part of the German Davis Cup team which lost the finals against theU.S. 0:5. In July of the same year he won his only career singles title in Düsseldorf.

In the eighties Bungert was captain of the German Davis Cup team (Boris Becker and Michael Westphal) which lost the finals against Sweden 2:3. Nikola Pilić became his successor as captain.

Today, Bungert owns a tennis and golf center in Hilden.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Arno Müller, vol 2


  • Vocation : Sports : Tennis
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner