Bob Ryland is Dead : Death, Obituary, Cause of Death, Memorial, Funeral
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‘Bob Ryland ‘ has Passed Away.
Friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Bob Ryland .
About Bob Ryland
The death of Bob Ryland was made known to us and confirmed via social media.
Bob Ryland (June 16, 1920 – August 3, 2020) was an American tennis player and coach, known for being the first African-American to play professional tennis. Ryland coached some of the world’s top-ranked professionals, including; Harold Solomon, Renee Blount, Leslie Allen, Arthur Ashe, Bruce Foxworth, Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Ryland also taught and coached at clubs in Bermuda, Puerto Rico, St. Alban’s Tennis Club in Washington, D.C. and the Mid-Town Tennis Club in Manhattan. Ryland was inducted into the Wayne State University Athletic Hall of Fame (1991), Black Tennis Hall of Fame (2009), and the Eastern Tennis Hall of Fame in 2002, where he also received a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012.
Bob Ryland Cause of Death
How Bob Ryland died (Cause of death) has not been made known to us or confirmed yet!!but will keep you informed once it is revealed.
Bob Ryland Memorial/Funeral
Location of Memorial has not been disclosed yet, we will update you once information has been revealed..
Bob Ryland Tributes
What People Say about Bob Ryland !!!
Bob Ryland has passed away at the age of 100
He was the 1st African American man to play professional #tennis, helping pave the way for other legends of the game. His strength, resilience & passion for tennis was outdone only by the love he showed for others. via @USPTA_Tennis pic.twitter.com/tBhEEhihCa
— Nicholas DiNubile MD (@drnickUSA) August 4, 2020