Tennis / Grand Slam Tournaments (Open Era)

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In 1968 began the so called "Open Era" in tennis, when professionals were allowed to compete in the Grand Slam events, thus abandoning the longstanding rules of amateurism. Professionals, until then a rather small part of the tennis scene, swiftly achieved overwhelming dominance.

WOMEN top

Year Australian Open Roland Garros Wimbledon US Open
2017 Serena Williams Jelena Ostapenko Garbiñe Muguruza Sloane Stephens
2016 Angelique Kerber Garbiñe Muguruza Serena Williams Angelique Kerber
2015 Serena Williams Serena Williams Serena Williams Flavia Pennetta
2014 Li Na Maria Sharapova Petra Kvitová Serena Williams
2013 Victoria Azarenka Serena Williams Marion Bartoli Serena Williams
2012 Victoria Azarenka Maria Sharapova Serena Williams Serena Williams
2011 Kim Clijsters Li Na Petra Kvitová Samantha Stosur
2010 Serena Williams Francesca Schiavone Serena Williams Kim Clijsters
Year Australian Open Roland Garros Wimbledon US Open top
2009 Serena Williams Svetlana Kuznetsova Serena Williams Kim Clijsters
2008 Maria Sharapova Ana Ivanovic Venus Williams Serena Williams
2007 Serena Williams Justine Henin Venus Williams Justine Henin
2006 Amelie Mauresmo Justine Henin-Hardenne Amelie Mauresmo Maria Sharapova
2005 Serena Williams Justine Henin-Hardenne Venus Williams Kim Clijsters
2004 Justine Henin-Hardenne Anastasiya Myskina Maria Sharapova Svetlana Kuznetsova
2003 Serena Williams Justine Henin-Hardenne Serena Williams Justine Henin-Hardenne
2002 Jennifer Capriati Serena Williams Serena Williams Serena Williams
2001 Jennifer Capriati Jennifer Capriati Venus Williams Venus Williams
2000 Lindsay Davenport Mary Pierce Venus Williams Venus Williams
Year Australian Open Roland Garros Wimbledon US Open top
1999 Martina Hingis Steffi Graf Lindsay Davenport Serena Williams
1998 Martina Hingis Arancha Sánchez Vicario Jana Novotna Lindsay Davenport
1997 Martina Hingis Iva Majoli Martina Hingis Martina Hingis
1996 Monica Seles Steffi Graf Steffi Graf Steffi Graf
1995 Mary Pierce Steffi Graf Steffi Graf Steffi Graf
1994 Steffi Graf Arancha Sánchez Vicario Conchita Martínez Arancha Sánchez Vicario
1993 Monica Seles Steffi Graf Steffi Graf Steffi Graf
1992 Monica Seles Monica Seles Steffi Graf Monica Seles
1991 Monica Seles Monica Seles Steffi Graf Monica Seles
1990 Steffi Graf Monica Seles Martina Navratilova Gabriela Sabatini
Year Australian Open Roland Garros Wimbledon US Open top
1989 Steffi Graf Arancha Sánchez Vicario Steffi Graf Steffi Graf
1988 Steffi Graf Steffi Graf Steffi Graf Steffi Graf
1987 Hana Mandlikova Steffi Graf Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova
1986 Martina Navratilova Chris Evert Lloyd Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova
1985 Chris Evert Lloyd Chris Evert Lloyd Martina Navratilova Hana Mandlikova
1984 Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova
1983 Chris Evert Lloyd Chris Evert Lloyd Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova
1982 Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova Chris Evert Lloyd
1981 Hana Mandlikova Hana Mandlikova Chris Evert Lloyd Tracy Austin
1980 Barbara Jordan Chris Evert Lloyd Evonne Goolagong Chris Evert Lloyd
Year Australian Open Roland Garros Wimbledon US Open top
1979 Chris O'Neill Chris Evert Lloyd Martina Navratilova Tracy Austin
1978 Evonne Goolagong Virginia Ruzici Martina Navratilova Chris Evert
1977 Kerry Reid Mima Jausovec Virginia Wade Chris Evert
1976 Evonne Goolagong Sue Barker Chris Evert Chris Evert
1975 Evonne Goolagong Chris Evert Billie Jean King Chris Evert
1974 Evonne Goolagong Chris Evert Chris Evert Billie Jean King
1973 Margaret Smith Court Margaret Smith Court Billie Jean King Margaret Smith Court
1972 Virginia Wade Billie Jean King Billie Jean King Billie Jean King
1971 Margaret Smith Court Evonne Goolagong Evonne Goolagong Billie Jean King
1970 Margaret Smith Court Margaret Smith Court Margaret Smith Court Margaret Smith Court
Year Australian Open Roland Garros Wimbledon US Open top
1969 Margaret Smith Court Margaret Smith Court Ann Haydon-Jones Margaret Smith Court
1968 Billie Jean King Nancy Richey Billie Jean King Virginia Wade

Latest Editions top

Australian Open 16/29.Jan.2017
1/4 Coco Vandeweghe (USA) df Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP, 7) 6-4 6-0
Venus Williams (USA, 13) df Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS, 24) 6-4 7-6[3]
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) df Karolina Pliskova (CZE, 5) 6-4 3-6 6-4
Serena Williams (USA, 2) df Johanna Konta (GBR, 9) 6-2 6-3
SF Venus Williams (USA, 13) df Coco Vandeweghe (USA) 6-7[3] 6-2 6-3
Serena Williams (USA, 2) df Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) 6-2 6-1
F Serena Williams (USA, 2) df Venus Williams (USA, 13) 6-4 6-4
French Open (Roland Garros) 29.May/11.Jun.2017
1/4 Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) df Caroline Wozniacki (DEN, 11) 4-6 6-2 6-2
Timea Bacsinszky (SUI, 30) df Kristina Mladenovic (FRA, 13) 6-4 6-4
Simona Halep (ROU, 3) df Elina Svitolina (UKR, 5) 3-6 7-6[6] 6-0
Karolina Pliskova (CZE, 2) df Caroline Garcia (FRA, 28) 7-6[3] 6-4

*For the first time in a GS since 1979 Australian Open, none of the quarterfinalists had won a GS before.
*Ostapenko was the first unseeded player to win RG since 1933.
SF Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) df Timea Bacsinszky (SUI, 30) 7-6[4] 3-6 6-3
Simona Halep (ROU, 3) df Karolina Pliskova (CZE, 2) 6-4 3-6 6-3
F Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) df Simona Halep (ROU, 3) 4-6 6-4 6-3
Wimbledon 03/16.Jul.2017
1/4 Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP, 14) df Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS, 7) 6-3 6-4
Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) df Coco Vandeweghe (USA, 24) 6-3 6-3
Venus Williams (USA, 10) df Jelena Ostapenko (LAT, 13) 6-3 7-5
Johanna Konta (GBR, 6) df Simona Halep (ROU, 2) 6-7[2] 7-6[5] 6-4
SF Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP, 14) df Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 6-1 6-1
Venus Williams (USA, 10) df Johanna Konta (GBR, 6) 6-4 6-2
F Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP, 14) df Venus Williams (USA, 10) 7-5, 6-0
US Open (Flushing Meadows) 28.Aug/10.Sep.2017
1/4 CoCo Vandeweghe (USA, 20) df Karolina Pliskova (CZE, 1) 7-6[4] 6-3
Madison Keys (USA, 15) df Kaia Kanepi (EST) 6-3 6-3
Venus Williams (USA, 9) df Petra Kvitova (CZE, 13) 6-3 3-6 7-6[2]
Sloane Stephens (USA) df Anastasija Sevastova (LAT, 16) 6-3 3-6 7-6[4]
SF Madison Keys (USA, 15) df CoCo Vandeweghe (USA, 20) 6-1 6-2
Sloane Stephens (USA) df Venus Williams (USA, 9) 6-1 0-6 7-5
F Sloane Stephens (USA) df Madison Keys (USA, 15) 6-3 6-0

Most Grand Slams (Open Era)top

(Brackets indicate total if we also count Grand Slam tournaments won before 1968)

Ps Player AU RG WB US Tot Australia // Roland Garros // Wimbledon // US Open
1. Serena Williams, USA 7 3 7 6 23 03 05 07 09 10 15 17 // 02 13 15 // 02 03 09 10 12 15 16 // 99 02 08 12 13 14
2. Steffi Graf, FRG/GER 4 6 7 5 22 88 89 90 94 // 87 88 93 95 96 99 // 88 89 91 92 93 95 96 // 88 89 93 95 96
3. Chris Evert Lloyd, USA 2 7 3 6 18 83 85 // 74 75 79 80 83 85 86 // 74 76 81 // 75 76 77 78 80 82
. Martina Navratilova, USA 3 2 9 4 18 82 84 86 // 82 84 // 78 79 82 83 84 85 86 87 90 // 83 84 86 87
5. Margaret Smith Court, AUS 4
(11)
3
(5)
1
(3)
3
(5)
11
(24)
[60 61 62 63 64 65 66] 69 70 71 73 // [62 64] 69 70 73 // [63 65] 70 // [62 65] 69 70 73
6. Billie Jean King, USA 1 1 6
(4)
4
(3)
9
(12)
68 // 72 // [66 67] 68 72 73 75 // [67] 71 72 74
7. Monica Seles, YUG 4 3 0 2 9 91 92 93 96 // 90 91 92 // -- // 91 92
8. Evonne Goolagong, AUS 4 1 2 0 7 74 75 76 78 // 71 // 71 80 // --
. Justine Henin, BEL 1 4 0 2 7 04 // 03 05 06 07 // -- // 03 07
. Venus Williams, USA 0 0 5 2 7 -- // -- // 00 01 05 07 08 // 00 01
11. Martina Hingis, SUI 3 0 1 1 5 97 98 99 // -- // 97 // 97
. Maria Sharapova, RUS 1 2 1 1 5 08 // 12 14 // 04 // 06
13. Hana Mandlikova, TCH 2 1 0 1 4 81 87 // 81 // -- // 85
. Arancha Sánchez Vicario, ESP 0 3 0 1 4 -- // 89 94 98 // -- // 94
. Kim Clijsters, BEL 1 0 0 3 4 11 // -- // -- // 05 09 10
16. Virginia Wade, GBR 1 0 1 1 3 72 // -- // 77 // 68
. Lindsay Davenport, USA 1 0 1 1 3 00 // -- // 99 // 98
. Jennifer Capriati, USA 2 1 0 0 3 01 02 // 01 // -- // --
19. Tracy Austin, USA 0 0 0 2 2 -- // -- // -- // 79 81
. Mary Pierce, FRA 1 1 0 0 2 95 // 00 // -- // --
. Amelie Mauresmo, FRA 1 0 1 0 2 06 // -- // 06 // --
. Svetlana Kuznetsova, RUS 0 1 0 1 2 -- // 09 // -- // 04
. Victoria Azarenka, BLR 2 0 0 0 2 12 13 // -- // -- // --
. Li Na, CHN 1 1 0 0 2 14 // 11 // -- // --
. Petra Kvitová, CZE 0 0 2 0 2 -- // -- // 11 14 // --
. Angelique Kerber, GER 1 0 0 1 2 16 // -- // -- // 16
. Garbiñe Muguruza, ESP 0 1 1 0 2 -- // 16 // 17 // --
28. Nancy Richey, USA (68) / Ann Haydon-Jones, GBR (69) / Sue Barker, GBR (76) / Kerry Reid, AUS (77) / Mima Jausovec, YUG (77) / Virginia Ruzici, ROM (78) / Chris O'Neill, USA (79) / Barbara Jordan, USA (80) / Gabriela Sabatini, ARG (90) / Conchita Martínez, ESP (94) / Iva Majoli, CRO (97) / Jana Novotna, CZE (98) / Anastasia Myskina, RUS (04) / Ana Ivanovic, SRB (08) / Francesca Schiavone, ITA (10) / Samantha Stosur, AUS (11) / Marion Bartoli, FRA (13) / Flavia Pennetta, ITA (15) / Jelena Ostapenko, LAT (17) Sloane Stephens, USA (17) . (20 players)

Most titles since 1968 (countries) top

(*some players on the list above won tournaments before 1968; but those ones do not count for this list.)

Ps Country (# players) AU RG WB US Tot
1. United States (12) 18 15 29 25 87
2. Germany (2) 5 6 7 6 24
3. Australia (4) 9 4 3 4 20
4. Belgium (2) 2 4 0 5 11
5. Yugoslavia (2) 4 4 0 2 10
6. Russia (3) 1 4 1 2 8
7. Spain (3) 0 4 2 1 7
8. Great Britain (3) 1 1 2 1 5
. France (3) 2 1 2 0 5
. Switzerland (1) 3 0 1 1 5
11. Czechoslovakia (1) 2 1 0 1 4
12. Czech Republic (2) 0 0 3 0 3
. China (1) 1 1 0 0 2
. Belarus (1) 2 0 0 0 2
. Italy (2) 0 1 0 1 2
16. Romania 0 1 0 0 1
. Argentina 0 0 0 1 1
. Croatia 0 1 0 0 1
. Serbia 0 1 0 0 1
. Latvia 0 1 0 0 1
 
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