In the 1950s he won the Swedish Open three times and once the international German tennis championships (1952) in Hamburg . He also won mixed in 1949 with Sheila Piercey Summers and in 1950 with Louise Brough at Wimbledon .
For South Africa he played 18 times in the Davis Cup and won 13 games.
- ATP profile of Eric Sturgess (English)
- ITF profile for Eric Sturgess (English)
- Davis Cup stats by Eric Sturgess (English)
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Sturgess, Eric William (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||South African tennis player|
|DATE OF BIRTH||May 10, 1920|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Johannesburg , South Africa|
|DATE OF DEATH||January 14, 2004|