Marie Kettnerova

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Marie Kettnerova

KETTNEROVA, Marie (CZE)

Born: 04/04/1911 in Prague/CZE
Deceased: 28/02/1998 in London/ENG

Achievements:
World Championships >> total 23 medals.
6 times World Champion: Women’s Singles 1934/1935, Women’s Doubles 1936 and Women’s Team 1935/1936/1938
10 times National Champion

She broke the Hungarian stranglehold in 1933; technically she was the model player of the era, totally orthodox but it was her quite incredible will to win, her determination for which she was always known.