Maria Bueno

Oct 11, 1939 – Jun 8, 2018 (Age 78)


Maria Bueno, a Brazilian tennis great who won three Wimbledon singles titles and four at the U.S. Open in the 1950s and 1960s, and helped usher in modern women's tennis, has died after battling mouth cancer. She was 78. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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What a hero and legend. She will sure to be missed.What an awesome woman! I'm so glad I was able to read about her. Her name should be everywhere around the world.

With deepest sympathy on loss of your loved. May it bring comfort you to know that she will return to the days of her youthful vigor as promised at Job 33:25.

I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family for their loss of a talented woman, who will be remembered for her athletic abilities. May you find comfort and help in God during this time of mourning.

I met Miss Bueno every year during Wimbledon as she would practice at my local club in Beckenham, Kent. She was a lovely lady and always smiled and said hello, I was very saddened to hear of her passing and that I would not see her smiling face again. My condolences to the family, she was a remarkable lady

My sincere sympathy to the family PLease be comforted knowing GOD"s kingdom will bring peace. We pray for it. MATTHEW 6:10

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My prayers are with your love ones during this difficult time.

It's good reflecting on the lives of of such outstanding people as Maria Bueno. Her contribution to women's tennis is outstanding. My heartfelt condolences to her family and those that remember her accomplishments. Very sorry for your loss. She is resting in Gods memory.

My heartfelt condolences and prayers for the family of Maria. May God grant solace and strength during this most challenging time. Maria was truly a brilliant and accomplished person. She will truly be missed. With Love & Prayers