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Prize moneyEdit

The total prize money for 1980 championships was £293,464. The winner of the men's title earned £20,000 while the women's singles champion earned £18,000.[3][4]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128
Men's Singles £20,000 £10,000 £5,000 £2,500 £1,600 £850 £500 £300
Women's Singles £18,000 £8,750 £4,375 £2,000 £1,245 £660 £390 £230
Men's Doubles * £8,400 £4,200 £2,100 £1,050 £570 £190 £90 N/A
Women's Doubles * £7,276 £3,638 £1,680 £840 £400 £130 £62 N/A
Mixed Doubles * £4,420 £2,210 £1,050 £520 £260 £0 £0 N/A

* per team

ChampionsEdit

SeniorsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

  Björn Borg defeated   John McEnroe, 1–6, 7–5, 6–3, 6–7(16–18), 8–6 [5]

  • It was Borg's 10th career Grand Slam singles title and his 5th and last title at Wimbledon.

Women's SinglesEdit

  Evonne Goolagong Cawley defeated   Chris Evert Lloyd 6–1, 7–6(7–4) [6]

  • It was Cawley's 7th and last career Grand Slam singles title and her 3rd title at Wimbledon.

Men's DoublesEdit

  Peter McNamara /   Paul McNamee defeated   Bob Lutz /   Stan Smith, 7–6(7–5), 6–3, 6–7(4–7), 6–4 [7]

  • It was McNamara's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st Wimbledon title. It was McNamee's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st Wimbledon title.

Women's DoublesEdit

  Kathy Jordan /   Anne Smith defeated   Rosie Casals /   Wendy Turnbull, 4–6, 7–5, 6–1 [8]

  • It was Jordan's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her 1st Wimbledon title. It was Smith's 3rd career Grand Slam title and her 1st Wimbledon title.

Mixed DoublesEdit

  John Austin /   Tracy Austin defeated   Mark Edmondson /   Dianne Fromholtz, 4–6, 7–6 (8–6), 6–3 [9]

  • It was John Austin's only career Grand Slam title. It was Tracy Austin's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her only Wimbledon title.

JuniorsEdit

Boys' SinglesEdit

  Thierry Tulasne defeated   Hans-Dieter Beutel, 6–4, 3–6, 6–4 [10]

Girls' SinglesEdit

  Debbie Freeman defeated   Susan Leo, 7–6, 7–5 [11]

Singles seedsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Barrett, John (2001). Wimbledon : The Official History of the Championships. London: CollinsWillow. ISBN 0007117078.
  3. ^ Little, Alan (2013). Wimbledon Compendium 2013 (23 ed.). London: All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club. p. 327–334. ISBN 978-1899039401.
  4. ^ "About Wimbledon – Prize Money and Finance". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
  5. ^ "Gentlemen's Singles Finals 1877-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  6. ^ "Ladies' Singles Finals 1884-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  7. ^ "Gentlemen's Doubles Finals 1884-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  8. ^ "Ladies' Doubles Finals 1913-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  9. ^ "Mixed Doubles Finals 1913-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  10. ^ "Boys' Singles Finals 1947-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 13 August 2017.
  11. ^ "Girls' Singles Finals 1947-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 13 August 2017.

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