|Born||3 July 1967|
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
|Retired||2003 (as a player)|
|Highest ranking||No. 11 (2 November 1992)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||SF (1998)|
|French Open||3R (1991, 1996, 1998)|
|Wimbledon||QF (1998, 2002)|
|US Open||QF (1991, 1996, 2000)|
|Other doubles tournaments|
|Tour Finals||RR (1992)|
|List of notable tournaments|
A product of player and coach, Tony Roche's junior tennis academy, he played lefthanded and turned professional in 1985. As a junior player Macpherson was one of Australia's top prospects in his peer group, reaching the U.S. Open Junior Doubles Tournament finals in 1983 and winning the Australia Open Junior Doubles title in 1985 (with Brett Custer).
Known primarily as a doubles specialist, Macpherson's professional career was highlighted by his 1992 season with partner, Steve DeVries, where they won doubles titles in Milan, Manchester, Indian Wells, Atlanta, Charlotte and Brisbane to finish No. 8 in the year end Team Rankings and qualifying for ATP Tour World Doubles Championships.
In November of that year he achieved his high personal rank of No. 11 in the doubles ranking. During his career, Macpherson captured 16 doubles titles on the ATP tour and earned over $1.7 million USD in career earnings.
Macpherson coached arguably the greatest doubles pair in the history of tennis, Mike and Bob Bryan, from 2005 through 2016. He is now the head coach of The George Washington University's men's tennis team.
|1.||1990||Toronto, Canada||Carpet||Patrick Galbraith|| Neil Broad
|2-6, 6-4, 6-3|
|2.||1992||Milan, Italy||Carpet||Neil Broad|| Sergio Casal
|5-7, 7-5, 6-4|
|3.||1992||Indian Wells, USA||Hard||Steve DeVries|| Kent Kinnear
|4-6, 6-3, 6-3|
|4.||1992||Atlanta, USA||Clay||Steve DeVries|| Mark Keil
|5.||1992||Charlotte, USA||Clay||Steve DeVries|| Bret Garnett
|6.||1992||Manchester, England||Grass||Patrick Galbraith|| Jeremy Bates
|4-6, 6-3, 6-2|
|7.||1992||Brisbane, Australia||Hard (i)||Steve DeVries|| Patrick McEnroe
|8.||1993||Nice, France||Clay||Laurie Warder|| Shelby Cannon
|9.||1995||Scottsdale, USA||Hard||Trevor Kronemann|| Luis Lobo
|4-6, 6-3, 6-4|
|10.||1995||Barcelona, Spain||Clay||Trevor Kronemann|| Goran Ivani?evi?
|11.||1995||Munich, Germany||Clay||Trevor Kronemann|| Luis Lobo
|12.||1996||San Jose, USA||Hard (i)||Trevor Kronemann|| Richey Reneberg
|6-4, 3-6, 6-3|
|13.||1998||St. Pölten, Austria||Clay||Jim Grabb|| David Adams
|14.||2001||Adelaide, Australia||Hard||Grant Stafford|| Wayne Arthurs
|6-7, 6-4, 6-4|
|15.||2001||Tokyo, Japan||Hard||Rick Leach|| Paul Hanley
|1-6, 7-6, 7-6|
|16.||2003||Newport, USA||Grass||Jordan Kerr|| Julian Knowle
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