1994 Wimbledon Championships

The 1994 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England.[1][2] It was the 108th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 20 June to 3 July 1994.

1994 Wimbledon Championships
Date20 June – 3 July
Edition108th
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
Draw128S/64D/64XD
Prize money£5,682,170
SurfaceGrass
LocationChurch Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
VenueAll England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Pete Sampras
Women's Singles
Spain Conchita Martínez
Men's Doubles
Australia Todd Woodbridge / Australia Mark Woodforde
Women's Doubles
United States Gigi Fernández / Belarus Natasha Zvereva
Mixed Doubles
Australia Todd Woodbridge / Czech Republic Helena Suková
Boys' Singles
United States Scott Humphries
Girls' Singles
Switzerland Martina Hingis
Boys' Doubles
Australia Ben Ellwood / Australia Mark Philippoussis
Girls' Doubles
South Africa Nannie de Villiers / United Kingdom Lizzie Jelfs
← 1993 · Wimbledon Championships · 1995 →

Prize moneyEdit

The total prize money for 1994 championships was £5,682,170. The winner of the men's title earned £345,000 while the women's singles champion earned £310,000.[3][4]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128
Men's Singles £345,000
Women's Singles £310,000
Men's Doubles * £141,350 N/A
Women's Doubles * £122,200 N/A
Mixed Doubles * £60,000 N/A

* per team

ChampionsEdit

SeniorsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

  Pete Sampras defeated   Goran Ivanišević, 7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–5), 6–0 [5]

  • It was Sampras' 5th career Grand Slam singles title and his 2nd (consecutive) title at Wimbledon.

Women's SinglesEdit

  Conchita Martínez defeated   Martina Navratilova, 6–4, 3–6, 6–3 [6]

  • It was Martínez's 1st and only career Grand Slam singles title. She became the 1st Spanish woman to win the Wimbledon singles title.

Men's DoublesEdit

  Todd Woodbridge /   Mark Woodforde defeated   Grant Connell /   Patrick Galbraith, 7–6(7–3), 6–3, 6–1 [7]

  • It was Woodbridge's 6th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Wimbledon title. It was Woodforde's 7th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Wimbledon title.

Women's DoublesEdit

  Gigi Fernández /   Natasha Zvereva defeated   Jana Novotná /   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario, 6–4, 6–1 [8]

  • It was Fernández's 12th career Grand Slam title and her 3rd Wimbledon title. It was Zvereva's 13th career Grand Slam title and her 4th Wimbledon title.

Mixed DoublesEdit

  Todd Woodbridge /   Helena Suková defeated   T. J. Middleton /   Lori McNeil, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3 [9]

  • It was Woodbridge's 7th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Wimbledon title. It was Suková's 11th career Grand Slam title and her 4th Wimbledon title.

JuniorsEdit

Boys' SinglesEdit

  Scott Humphries defeated   Mark Philippoussis, 7–6(7–5), 3–6, 6–4 [10]

Girls' SinglesEdit

  Martina Hingis defeated   Jeon Mi-ra, 7–5, 6–4 [11]

Boys' DoublesEdit

  Ben Ellwood /   Mark Philippoussis defeated   Vladimír Pláteník /   Ricardo Schlachter, 6–2, 6–4 [12]

Girls' DoublesEdit

  Nannie de Villiers /   Lizzie Jelfs defeated   Corina Morariu /   Ludmila Varmužová, 6–3, 6–4 [13]

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.
  12. ^ "Boys' Doubles Finals 1982-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 5 December 2017.
  13. ^ "Girls' Doubles Finals 1982-2017". wimbledon.com. Wimbledon Championships. Retrieved 5 December 2017.

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1994 French Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1994 U.S. Open