1982 Wimbledon Championships

The 1982 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in the United Kingdom.[1][2] The tournament ran from 21 June until 4 July. It was the 96th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1982.

1982 Wimbledon Championships
Date21 June – 4 July
Edition96th
CategoryGrand Slam
Draw128S/64D/48XD
Prize money£593,366
SurfaceGrass
LocationChurch Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
VenueAll England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Champions
Men's singles
United States Jimmy Connors
Women's singles
United States Martina Navratilova
Men's doubles
Australia Peter McNamara / Australia Paul McNamee
Women's doubles
United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver
Mixed doubles
South Africa Kevin Curren / United States Anne Smith
Boys' singles
Australia Pat Cash
Girls' singles
France Catherine Tanvier
Boys' doubles
Australia Pat Cash / Australia John Frawley
Girls' doubles
United States Penny Barg / United States Beth Herr
← 1981 · Wimbledon Championships · 1983 →

Prize moneyEdit

The total prize money for 1982 championships was £593,366. The winner of the men's title earned £41,664 while the women's singles champion earned £37,500.[3][4][5]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128
Men's singles £41,667 £20,833 £10,417 £5,278 £3,056 £1,667 £972 £556
Women's singles £37,500 £18,875 £9,125 £4,222 £2,445 £1,300 £755 £428
Men's doubles * £16,666 £8,834 £4,166 £1,666 £834 £278 £140
Women's doubles * £14,450 £7,226 £3,332 £1,332 £620 £200 £100
Mixed doubles * £6,750 £3,400 £1,700 £800 £400 £0 £0

* per team

ChampionsEdit

SeniorsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

  Jimmy Connors defeated   John McEnroe, 3–6, 6–3, 6–7(2–7), 7–6(7–5), 6–4[6]

  • It was Connors's 6th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last Wimbledon title.

Women's singlesEdit

  Martina Navratilova defeated   Chris Evert Lloyd, 6–1, 3–6, 6–2[7]

  • It was Navratilova's 15th career Grand Slam title and her 3rd Wimbledon title.

Men's doublesEdit

  Peter McNamara /   Paul McNamee defeated   Peter Fleming /   John McEnroe, 6–3, 6–2[8]

  • It was McNamara's 3rd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Wimbledon title. It was McNamee's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last Wimbledon title.

Women's doublesEdit

  Martina Navratilova /   Pam Shriver defeated   Kathy Jordan /   Anne Smith, 6–4, 6–1[9]

  • It was Navratilova's 16th career Grand Slam title and her 7th Wimbledon title. It was Shriver's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title.

Mixed doublesEdit

  Kevin Curren /   Anne Smith defeated   John Lloyd /   Wendy Turnbull, 2–6, 6–3, 7–5[10]

  • It was Curren's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his only Wimbledon title. It was Smith's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title.

JuniorsEdit

Boys' singlesEdit

  Pat Cash defeated   Henrik Sundström, 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–3[11]

Girls' singlesEdit

  Catherine Tanvier defeated   Helena Suková, 6–2, 7–5[12]

Boys' doublesEdit

  Pat Cash /   John Frawley defeated   Rick Leach /   John Ross, 6–3, 6–4[13]

Girls' doublesEdit

  Penny Barg /   Beth Herr defeated   Barbara Gerken /   Gretchen Rush, 6–1, 6–4[14]

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. pp. 327–334. ISBN 978-1899039401.
  4. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1983). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 53. ISBN 978-0356093840.
  5. ^ "About Wimbledon – Prize Money and Finance". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
  6. ^ "Gentlemen's Singles Finals 1877–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  7. ^ "Ladies' Singles Finals 1884–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  8. ^ "Gentlemen's Doubles Finals 1884–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  9. ^ "Ladies' Doubles Finals 1913–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  10. ^ "Mixed Doubles Finals 1913–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 22 July 2017.
  11. ^ "Boys' Singles Finals 1947–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 13 August 2017.
  12. ^ "Girls' Singles Finals 1947–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 13 August 2017.
  13. ^ "Boys' Doubles Finals 1982–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 5 December 2017.
  14. ^ "Girls' Doubles Finals 1982–2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 5 December 2017.

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