Ferenc Sido

Born: 18/04/1923
Died: 06/02/1998
Height: 180 cm
Nationality: Hungarian 
Style: Right-handed, Shakehand
Best WR: 1 (December 1953)

NEWS & ARTICLES ABOUT SIDO

Ferenc Sido was born 18 April, 1923 in Pata, Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia).
A former World Ranking leader, Sido was a 9-time World champion – 4 times in mixed doubles event, twice in doubles and team events, and once in singles event. He was also a 3-time European champion – twice in team and once, in doubles event. On professional circuit, Sido won one title in singles and 7 titles in doubles event. On national level, he was a 24-time Hungarian champion – 10 times in doubles, 9 times in mixed doubles and 5 times in singles event. On club level, Sido won 6 Hungarian Extraliga titles.

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

1947 Paris (Singles)
1948 London (Mixed Doubles)
1949 Stockholm (Mixed Doubles & Team)
1950 Budapest (Doubles & Mixed Doubles) (Team) (Singles)
1951 Vienna (Doubles & Team) (Singles)
1952 Mumbai (Mixed Doubles & Team)
1953 Bucharest (Singles, Doubles & Mixed Doubles) (Team)
1955 Utrecht (Singles, Doubles & Team)
1957 Stockholm (Team) (Doubles)
1959 Dortmund (Singles & Team)
1961 Beijing (Doubles) (Team)

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

1958 Budapest (Team) (Mixed Doubles)
1960 Zagreb (Doubles & Team)

PROFESSIONAL TOUR SINGLES ACCOLADES

1956 English Open
1958 English Open French Open
1960 Hungarian Open
1961 English Open

PROFESSIONAL TOUR DOUBLES ACCOLADES

1956 English Open
1957 Scandinavian Open
1958 English Open Romanian Open French Open Yugoslav Open Scandinavian Open
1959 English Open Romanian Open
1960 Austrian Open Hungarian Open
1962 Swiss Open

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

1941 Budapest (Mixed Doubles) (Singles & Doubles)
1942 Budapest (Mixed Doubles) (Singles & Doubles)
1943 Kolozsvar (Mixed Doubles) (Singles & Doubles)
1944 Budapest (Mixed Doubles)
1946 Budapest (Doubles) (Mixed Doubles)
1947 Budapest (Singles & Doubles)
1948 Budapest (Singles & Doubles)
1949 Budapest (Doubles & Mixed Doubles) (Singles)
1950 Budapest (Doubles & Mixed Doubles) (Singles)
1951 Budapest (Singles, Doubles & Mixed Doubles)
1952 Budapest (Doubles) (Singles)
1953 Budapest (Singles & Doubles)
1954 Budapest (Singles) (Mixed Doubles)
1955 Budapest (Doubles) (Singles)
1956 Budapest (Mixed Doubles) (Doubles)
1957 Budapest (Singles, Doubles & Mixed Doubles)
1958 Budapest (Mixed Doubles) (Singles & Doubles)
1959 Budapest (Doubles)
1960 Budapest (Doubles) (Singles & Mixed Doubles)
1961 Budapest (Doubles & Mixed Doubles)
1962 Budapest (Doubles)

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS

1940 Hungary 1st (Újpesti TE)
1947 Hungary 1st (Duna SC)
1948 Hungary 1st (Mezőkémia SE)
1949 Hungary 1st (Mezőkémia SE)
1950 Hungary 1st (Központi Lombik)
1953 Hungary 1st (Munkaerőtartalékok SE)
1954 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1955
Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1956 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1957 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1958 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1959 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1960 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1961 Hungary 1st (Vörös Meteor Budapest)
1962 Champions League (Vörös Meteor Budapest)