Gonzales, Richard

Gonzales, (Richard Alonzo) “Pancho”

(1928–  ) tennis player; born in Los Angeles. He was the dominant professional player during the 1950s, when tennis was still largely an amateur sport. In 1969, at age 40, he played in the longest ever match at Wimbledon, a 112-game, 5-hour and 12-minute marathon victory over Charlie Pasarell.
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The exhibition match saw Julius Baer represented by top UAE patron Rashid Al Habtoor, alongside pros Nacho Gonzales, Richard Fagan and Michael Steenkamp.
Currently, Lagardere Unlimited represents some of the best players on the ATP World Tour singles players including Andy Roddick, Fernando Gonzales, Richard Gasquet and Gael Monfils and Sony Ericsson WTA Tour player Justine Henin.
Auction participants include Vanessa Beecroft, Donald Baechler, Philip-Lorca di Corcia, Sam Durant, Roe Ethridge, Anna Gaskell, Wayne Gonzales, Richard Prince, Tom Sachs, Rob Pruitt, Laurie Simmons, Fred Tomaselli, Banks Violette, and more, including artists from the 2004 Whitney Biennial.