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(mā'ō rob'sŏn),
Arthur W., British surgeon, 1853-1933. See: Mayo-Robson point, Mayo-Robson position.
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Robson is still in the early stages of her comeback from an 18-month absence with a wrist injury and the 21-yearold looked on course for her first grand slam win in two years.
The hosts lost opener Nick Gubbins but a partnership of 113 between Robson and Compton (50) rebuilt the innings.
Robson has been without a coach since splitting from Miles Maclagan last month and has been training at Saviano's academy in Florida during the off-season.
After a tight opening two sets Robson stormed home to win 7-6 (7/3) 4-6 6-1 against the world number 33 from Czech Republic in just over two hours.
According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Robson, born and brought up in Sydney, chalked up 166 over six-and-a-half hours for Middlesex against Sussex, on the same ground where Australia prepared for Thursday's third Ashes Test at Old Trafford.
Robson lost her temper on a couple of occasions and it showed in her play as she succumbed to a 7-6 (8/6) 7-5 defeat, ending her hopes of becoming the first British woman to reach the quarter-finals of Wimbledon in 29 years.
As Robson said afterwards, she was getting her "butt kicked" in the first set of yesterday's Court Two clash against world number 71 Marina Erakovic.
But Robson insisted mum Kath would have to stay at home in Greece - because she would upset her rhythm if she flew in.
Robson has received messages of encouragement from two members of the pop group One Direction and the Prime Minister this week.
Robson overcame a bout of nerves to swat aside Mariana Duque-Marino in front of a host of stars from the world of sport such as Sir Bobby Charlton, Alastair Cook and Nicola Adams, reaching the third round in London for the first time.
1, or Robson Green as it should be known, Britain's tennis sweetheart came of age.
Olsen Cruise Lines will make a donation of [pounds sterling]80 to the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation for every booking made within eight days of this significant date, i.