|Full name||Oswald William Thomas Sidwell|
|Born||16 April 1920|
|Height||175 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Highest ranking||No. 10 (1949, John Olliff )|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||SF (1948, 1949, 1950)|
|US Open||3R (1947, 1948)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||F (1949)|
|French Open||F (1947)|
|Wimbledon||F (1947, 1950)|
|US Open||W (1949)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Australian Open||F (1948)|
|Davis Cup||F (1948Ch, 1949Ch)|
Oswald William Thomas Sidwell (born 16 April 1920) is an Australian former tennis player.
Sidwell reached five Grand Slam doubles finals, winning once, at the 1949 U.S. National Championships with compatriot John Bromwich. He also played in the Davis Cup in 1948 and 1949 where Australia lost to the United States both years in the Challenge Round. As a junior, he won the Australian Open boys' singles event in 1939. Sidwell is now playing golf regularly in place of tennis.
He was ranked World No. 10 for 1949 by John Olliff.As of December 2008, Sidwell was still organising golf events at the age of 88. He turned 100 in April 2020.
|Loss||1947||French Championships||Clay||Tom Brown|| Eustace Fannin |
|4–6, 6–4, 4–6, 3–6|
|Loss||1947||Wimbledon||Grass||Tony Mottram|| Bob Falkenburg |
|6–8, 3–6, 3–6|
|Loss||1949||Australian Championships||Grass||Geoff Brown|| John Bromwich |
|6–1, 5–7, 2–6, 3–6|
|Win||1949||US National Championships||Grass||John Bromwich|| Frank Sedgman |
|6–4, 6–0, 6–1|
|Loss||1950||Wimbledon||Grass||Geoff Brown|| John Bromwich |
|5–7, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3, 2–6|
|Loss||1948||Australian Championships||Grass||Thelma Coyne Long|| Nancye Wynne Bolton |
|5–7, 6–4, 6–8|
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