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Maryna Godwin’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroSouth African tennis player
A.K.A.Maryna Proctor
Is Athlete
Tennis player
From South Africa
Type

Sports

Genderfemale
Birth

9 September 1944, Mthatha, King Sabata Dalindyebo Local Municipality, OR Tambo District Municipality, South Africa

Age76 years
Star signVirgo

Maryna Godwin (later Maryna Proctor, born 9 September 1944) is a retired South African tennis player. Her best achievement was reaching quarterfinals of the 1968 US Open.

In 1968 and 1969 she played in four ties for the South African Fed Cup team.

In 1969 she met South African cricketer Mike Procter. They married three months later, after which Godwin changed her last name and retired from competitions. For many years, due to Procter’s cricket contracts, their family was living half-year in England and half-year in Zimbabwe, but since 1980s they settled in Durban North, South Africa.

Career finals

Doubles (1 runner-up)

ResultNo.DateTournamentSurfacePartnerOpponentScore
Loss1.Dec 1967Borders Championships, South Africa? Laura Rossouw Winnie Shaw
Nell Truman
4–6, 3–6