(born 3 July 1967 in Launceston, Tasmania
, Australia) is a former professional male tennis
player on the ATP tour
A product of legendary Australian player and coach, Tony Roche
's junior tennis academy, played left-handed and turned pro 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 primarilary as a doubles specialist, Macpherson's pro 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 #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.
Throughout his pro career, Macpherson was a regular player in World Team Tennis
league for the Sacramento and Kansas City Explorers
franchises. He currently coaches #1 ranked American doubles players Bob and Mike Bryan
Doubles titles (16)