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List of Grand Slam women's singles champions

List of Women's singles Grand Slam tournaments tennis champions. Note that some major changes have taken place over the years that have affected how many titles have been won by various players. Most notable included the elimination of the challenge round in 1922, the opening of the French national championships to international competition in 1925, and the admission of professional players in 1968 (the start of the "Open" era). Since then, 50 women have won at least one grand slam.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8]

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Champions by yearEdit

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Margaret Court has 24 singles majors, an all-time record. In 1970, Court became the first woman during the open era to win the singles Grand Slam.
 
Serena Williams is the winner of 23 Major singles titles – Open Era record.
 
Steffi Graf – winner of 22 Major singles titles, and the only person to win the Golden Slam (1988).
 
Helen Wills Moody – winner of 19 Major titles, the first woman to win more than 10 titles.
 
Chris Evert has won 18 Major titles, tied for the third most with Martina Navratilova in the Open Era.
 
Martina Navratilova has won 18 Major titles, tied for the third most with Chris Evert in the Open Era.
Year Australian Open French Open Wimbledon US Open
1884 started in 1922 started in 1897   Maud Watson (1/2) started in 1887
1885 tournament not created tournament not created   Maud Watson (2/2) tournament not created
1886 tournament not created tournament not created   Blanche Bingley Hillyard (1/6) tournament not created
1887 tournament not created tournament not created   Lottie Dod (1/5)   Ellen Hansell
1888 tournament not created tournament not created   Lottie Dod (2/5)   Bertha Townsend (1/2)
1889 tournament not created tournament not created   Blanche Bingley Hillyard (2/6)   Bertha Townsend (2/2)
1890 tournament not created tournament not created   Helen Rice   Ellen Roosevelt
1891 tournament not created tournament not created   Lottie Dod (3/5)   Mabel Cahill (1/2)
1892 tournament not created tournament not created   Lottie Dod (4/5)   Mabel Cahill (2/2)
1893 tournament not created tournament not created   Lottie Dod (5/5)   Aline Terry
1894 tournament not created tournament not created   Blanche Bingley Hillyard (3/6)   Helen Hellwig
1895 tournament not created tournament not created   Charlotte Cooper Sterry (1/5)   Juliette Atkinson (1/3)
1896 tournament not created tournament not created   Charlotte Cooper Sterry (2/5)   Elisabeth Moore (1/4)
1897 tournament not created   Adine Masson *   Blanche Bingley Hillyard (4/6)   Juliette Atkinson (2/3)
1898 tournament not created   Adine Masson *   Charlotte Cooper Sterry (3/5)   Juliette Atkinson (3/3)
1899 tournament not created   Adine Masson *   Blanche Bingley Hillyard (5/6)   Marion Jones (1/2)
1900 tournament not created   Hélène Prévost *   Blanche Bingley Hillyard (6/6)   Myrtle McAteer
1901 tournament not created   P. Girod *   Charlotte Cooper Sterry (4/5)   Elisabeth Moore (2/4)
1902 tournament not created   Adine Masson *   Muriel Robb   Marion Jones (2/2)
1903 tournament not created   Adine Masson *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (1/7)   Elisabeth Moore (3/4)
1904 tournament not created   Kate Gillou *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (2/7)   May Sutton (1/3)
1905 tournament not created   Kate Gillou *   May Sutton (2/3)   Elisabeth Moore (4/4)
1906 tournament not created   Kate Gillou-Fenwick *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (3/7)   Helen Homans
1907 tournament not created   Comtesse de Kermel *   May Sutton (3/3)   Evelyn Sears
1908 tournament not created   Kate Gillou-Fenwick *   Charlotte Cooper Sterry (5/5)   Maud Barger-Wallach
1909 tournament not created   Jeanne Matthey *   Dora Boothby   Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (1/4)
1910 tournament not created   Jeanne Matthey *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (4/7)   Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (2/4)
1911 tournament not created   Jeanne Matthey *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (5/7)   Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (3/4)
1912 tournament not created   Jeanne Matthey *   Ethel Thomson Larcombe   Mary Browne (1/3)
1913 tournament not created   Marguerite Broquedis *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (6/7)   Mary Browne (2/3)
1914 tournament not created   Marguerite Broquedis *   Dorothea Lambert Chambers (7/7)   Mary Browne (3/3)
1915 tournament not created World War I World War I   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (1/8)
1916 tournament not created   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (2/8)
1917 tournament not created   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (3/8)
1918 tournament not created   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (4/8)
1919 tournament not created   Suzanne Lenglen (1/8)   Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (4/4)
1920 tournament not created   Suzanne Lenglen *   Suzanne Lenglen (2/8)   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (5/8)
1921 tournament not created   Suzanne Lenglen *   Suzanne Lenglen (3/8)   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (6/8)
1922   Margaret Molesworth (1/2)   Suzanne Lenglen *   Suzanne Lenglen (4/8)   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (7/8)
1923   Margaret Molesworth (2/2)   Suzanne Lenglen *   Suzanne Lenglen (5/8)   Helen Wills Moody (1/19)
1924   Sylvia Lance Harper   Julie Vlasto *   Kathleen McKane Godfree (1/2)   Helen Wills Moody (2/19)
1925   Daphne Akhurst (1/5)   Suzanne Lenglen (6/8)   Suzanne Lenglen (7/8)   Helen Wills Moody (3/19)
1926   Daphne Akhurst (2/5)   Suzanne Lenglen (8/8)   Kathleen McKane Godfree (2/2)   Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (8/8)
1927   Esna Boyd Robertson   Kornelia Bouman   Helen Wills Moody (4/19)   Helen Wills Moody (5/19)
1928   Daphne Akhurst (3/5)   Helen Wills Moody (6/19)   Helen Wills Moody (7/19)   Helen Wills Moody (8/19)
1929   Daphne Akhurst (4/5)   Helen Wills Moody (9/19)   Helen Wills Moody (10/19)   Helen Wills Moody (11/19)
1930   Daphne Akhurst (5/5)   Helen Wills Moody (12/19)   Helen Wills Moody (13/19)   Betty Nuthall
1931   Coral McInnes Buttsworth (1/2)   Cilly Aussem (1/2)   Cilly Aussem (2/2)   Helen Wills Moody (14/19)
1932   Coral McInnes Buttsworth (2/2)   Helen Wills Moody (15/19)   Helen Wills Moody (16/19)   Helen Jacobs (1/5)
1933   Joan Hartigan (1/3)   Margaret Scriven (1/2)   Helen Wills Moody (17/19)   Helen Jacobs (2/5)
1934   Joan Hartigan (2/3)   Margaret Scriven (2/2)   Dorothy Round (1/3)   Helen Jacobs (3/5)
1935   Dorothy Round (2/3)   Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (1/3)   Helen Wills Moody (18/19)   Helen Jacobs (4/5)
1936   Joan Hartigan (3/3)   Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (2/3)   Helen Jacobs (5/5)   Alice Marble (1/5)
1937   Nancye Wynne (1/6)   Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (3/3)   Dorothy Round (3/3)   Anita Lizana
1938   Dorothy Cheney   Simonne Mathieu (1/2)   Helen Wills Moody (19/19)   Alice Marble (2/5)
1939   Emily Hood Westacott   Simonne Mathieu (2/2)   Alice Marble (3/5)   Alice Marble (4/5)
1940   Nancye Wynne Bolton (2/6) Tournament cancelled World War II   Alice Marble (5/5)
1941 World War II   Alice Weiwers   Sarah Palfrey Cooke (1/2)
1942   Alice Weiwers   Pauline Betz (1/5)
1943   Simone Iribarne Lafargue   Pauline Betz (2/5)
1944   Raymonde Veber Jones   Pauline Betz (3/5)
1945   Lolette Payot   Sarah Palfrey Cooke (2/2)
1946   Nancye Wynne Bolton (3/6)   Margaret Osborne (1/6)   Pauline Betz (4/5)   Pauline Betz (5/5)
1947   Nancye Wynne Bolton (4/6)   Patricia Canning Todd   Margaret Osborne (2/6)   Louise Brough (1/6)
1948   Nancye Wynne Bolton (5/6)   Nelly Landry   Louise Brough (2/6)   Margaret Osborne (3/6)
1949   Doris Hart (1/6)   Margaret Osborne (4/6)   Louise Brough (3/6)   Margaret Osborne (5/6)
1950   Louise Brough (4/6)   Doris Hart (2/6)   Louise Brough (5/6)   Margaret Osborne (6/6)
1951   Nancye Wynne Bolton (6/6)   Shirley Fry (1/4)   Doris Hart (3/6)   Maureen Connolly (1/9)
1952   Thelma Coyne Long (1/2)   Doris Hart (4/6)   Maureen Connolly (2/9)   Maureen Connolly (3/9)
1953   Maureen Connolly (4/9)   Maureen Connolly (5/9)   Maureen Connolly (6/9)   Maureen Connolly (7/9)
1954   Thelma Coyne Long (2/2)   Maureen Connolly (8/9)   Maureen Connolly (9/9)   Doris Hart (5/6)
1955   Beryl Penrose   Angela Mortimer (1/3)   Louise Brough (6/6)   Doris Hart (6/6)
1956   Mary Carter Reitano (1/2)   Althea Gibson (1/5)   Shirley Fry (2/4)   Shirley Fry (3/4)
1957   Shirley Fry (4/4)   Shirley Bloomer   Althea Gibson (2/5)   Althea Gibson (3/5)
1958   Angela Mortimer (2/3)   Zsuzsa Körmöczy   Althea Gibson (4/5)   Althea Gibson (5/5)
1959   Mary Carter Reitano (2/2)   Christine Truman   Maria Bueno (1/7)   Maria Bueno (2/7)
1960   Margaret Court (1/24)   Darlene Hard (1/3)   Maria Bueno (3/7)   Darlene Hard (2/3)
1961   Margaret Court (2/24)   Ann Haydon-Jones (1/3)   Angela Mortimer (3/3)   Darlene Hard (3/3)
1962   Margaret Court (3/24)   Margaret Court (4/24)   Karen Hantze Susman   Margaret Court (5/24)
1963   Margaret Court (6/24)   Lesley Turner (1/2)   Margaret Court (7/24)   Maria Bueno (4/7)
1964   Margaret Court (8/24)   Margaret Court (9/24)   Maria Bueno (5/7)   Maria Bueno (6/7)
1965   Margaret Court (10/24)   Lesley Turner (2/2)   Margaret Court (11/24)   Margaret Court (12/24)
1966   Margaret Court (13/24)   Ann Haydon-Jones (2/3)   Billie Jean King (1/12)   Maria Bueno (7/7)
1967   Nancy Richey (1/2)   Françoise Dürr   Billie Jean King (2/12)   Billie Jean King (3/12)
1968   Billie Jean King (4/12)
Amateur era tennis ends
Open era tennis begins
  Nancy Richey (2/2)
  Billie Jean King (5/12)   Virginia Wade (1/3)
1969   Margaret Court (14/24)   Margaret Court (15/24)   Ann Haydon-Jones (3/3)   Margaret Court (16/24)
1970   Margaret Court (17/24)   Margaret Court (18/24)   Margaret Court (19/24)   Margaret Court (20/24)
1971   Margaret Court (21/24)   Evonne Goolagong (1/7)   Evonne Goolagong (2/7)   Billie Jean King (6/12)
1972   Virginia Wade (2/3)   Billie Jean King (7/12)   Billie Jean King (8/12)   Billie Jean King (9/12)
1973   Margaret Court (22/24)   Margaret Court (23/24)   Billie Jean King (10/12)   Margaret Court (24/24)
1974   Evonne Goolagong (3/7)   Chris Evert (1/18)   Chris Evert (2/18)   Billie Jean King (11/12)
1975   Evonne Goolagong (4/7)   Chris Evert (3/18)   Billie Jean King (12/12)   Chris Evert (4/18)
1976   Evonne Goolagong (5/7)   Sue Barker   Chris Evert (5/18)   Chris Evert (6/18)
1977   Kerry Melville Reid (Jan)   Mima Jaušovec   Virginia Wade (3/3)   Chris Evert (7/18)
  Evonne Goolagong (6/7) (Dec)
1978   Chris O'Neil   Virginia Ruzici   Martina Navratilova (1/18)   Chris Evert (8/18)
1979   Barbara Jordan   Chris Evert (9/18)   Martina Navratilova (2/18)   Tracy Austin (1/2)
1980   Hana Mandlíková (1/4)   Chris Evert (10/18)   Evonne Goolagong (7/7)   Chris Evert (11/18)
1981   Martina Navratilova (3/18)   Hana Mandlíková (2/4)   Chris Evert (12/18)   Tracy Austin (2/2)
1982   Chris Evert (14/18)   Martina Navratilova (4/18)   Martina Navratilova (5/18)   Chris Evert (13/18)
1983   Martina Navratilova (8/18)   Chris Evert (15/18)   Martina Navratilova (6/18)   Martina Navratilova (7/18)
1984   Chris Evert (16/18)   Martina Navratilova (9/18)   Martina Navratilova (10/18)   Martina Navratilova (11/18)
1985   Martina Navratilova (13/18)   Chris Evert (17/18)   Martina Navratilova (12/18)   Hana Mandlíková (3/4)
1986 Tournament date changed   Chris Evert (18/18)   Martina Navratilova (14/18)   Martina Navratilova (15/18)
1987   Hana Mandlíková (4/4)   Steffi Graf (1/22)   Martina Navratilova (16/18)   Martina Navratilova (17/18)
1988   Steffi Graf (2/22)   Steffi Graf (3/22)   Steffi Graf (4/22)   Steffi Graf (5/22)
1989   Steffi Graf (6/22)   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (1/4)   Steffi Graf (7/22)   Steffi Graf (8/22)
1990   Steffi Graf (9/22)   Monica Seles (1/9)   Martina Navratilova (18/18)   Gabriela Sabatini
1991   Monica Seles (2/9)   Monica Seles (3/9)   Steffi Graf (10/22)   Monica Seles (4/9)
1992   Monica Seles (5/9)   Monica Seles (6/9)   Steffi Graf (11/22)   Monica Seles (7/9)
1993   Monica Seles (8/9)   Steffi Graf (12/22)   Steffi Graf (13/22)   Steffi Graf (14/22)
1994   Steffi Graf (15/22)   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (2/4)   Conchita Martínez   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (3/4)
1995   Mary Pierce (1/2)   Steffi Graf (16/22)   Steffi Graf (17/22)   Steffi Graf (18/22)
1996   Monica Seles (9/9)   Steffi Graf (19/22)   Steffi Graf (20/22)   Steffi Graf (21/22)
1997   Martina Hingis (1/5)   Iva Majoli   Martina Hingis (2/5)   Martina Hingis (3/5)
1998   Martina Hingis (4/5)   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (4/4)   Jana Novotná   Lindsay Davenport (1/3)
1999   Martina Hingis (5/5)   Steffi Graf (22/22)   Lindsay Davenport (2/3)   Serena Williams (1/23)
2000   Lindsay Davenport (3/3)   Mary Pierce (2/2)   Venus Williams (1/7)   Venus Williams (2/7)
2001   Jennifer Capriati (1/3)   Jennifer Capriati (2/3)   Venus Williams (3/7)   Venus Williams (4/7)
2002   Jennifer Capriati (3/3)   Serena Williams (2/23)   Serena Williams (3/23)   Serena Williams (4/23)
2003   Serena Williams (5/23)   Justine Henin (1/7)   Serena Williams (6/23)   Justine Henin (2/7)
2004   Justine Henin (3/7)   Anastasia Myskina   Maria Sharapova (1/5)   Svetlana Kuznetsova (1/2)
2005   Serena Williams (7/23)   Justine Henin (4/7)   Venus Williams (5/7)   Kim Clijsters (1/4)
2006   Amélie Mauresmo (1/2)   Justine Henin (5/7)   Amélie Mauresmo (2/2)   Maria Sharapova (2/5)
2007   Serena Williams (8/23)   Justine Henin (6/7)   Venus Williams (6/7)   Justine Henin (7/7)
2008   Maria Sharapova (3/5)   Ana Ivanovic   Venus Williams (7/7)   Serena Williams (9/23)
2009   Serena Williams (10/23)   Svetlana Kuznetsova (2/2)   Serena Williams (11/23)   Kim Clijsters (2/4)
2010   Serena Williams (12/23)   Francesca Schiavone   Serena Williams (13/23)   Kim Clijsters (3/4)
2011   Kim Clijsters (4/4)   Li Na (1/2)   Petra Kvitová (1/2)   Samantha Stosur
2012   Victoria Azarenka (1/2)   Maria Sharapova (4/5)   Serena Williams (14/23)   Serena Williams (15/23)
2013   Victoria Azarenka (2/2)   Serena Williams (16/23)   Marion Bartoli   Serena Williams (17/23)
2014   Li Na (2/2)   Maria Sharapova (5/5)   Petra Kvitová (2/2)   Serena Williams (18/23)
2015   Serena Williams (19/23)   Serena Williams (20/23)   Serena Williams (21/23)   Flavia Pennetta
2016   Angelique Kerber (1/3)   Garbiñe Muguruza (1/2)   Serena Williams (22/23)   Angelique Kerber (2/3)
2017   Serena Williams (23/23)   Jeļena Ostapenko   Garbiñe Muguruza (2/2)   Sloane Stephens
2018   Caroline Wozniacki   Simona Halep   Angelique Kerber (3/3)   Naomi Osaka (1/2)
2019   Naomi Osaka (2/2)
Legend
Player won all 4 Grand Slam tournaments in the same year
Player won 3 Grand Slam tournaments in the same year
Player won 2 Grand Slam tournaments in the same year
* French club members or citizens only event, thus considered a "non-slam" by a majority of authorities (the French Championships opened itself to international competitors in 1925 when it merged with the World Hard Court Championships)
† Tournaments held during German occupation not recognized by Fédération Française de Tennis[9]
‡ Australian Open was held in December from 1977 through 1985

StatisticsEdit

Winners by decadeEdit

Most Grand Slam tournament singles titlesEdit

All time (5 or more)Edit

Rank Player Total Australian Open French Open Wimbledon US Open
1   Margaret Court 24 11 5 3 5
2   Serena Williams 23 7 3 7 6
3   Steffi Graf 22 4 6 7 5
4   Helen Wills Moody 19 0 4 8 7
5   Chris Evert 18 2 7 3 6
=  /  Martina Navratilova 18 3 2 9 4
7   Billie Jean King 12 1 1 6 4
8   Maureen Connolly 9 1 2 3 3
=  / /  Monica Seles 9 4 3 0 2
10   Suzanne Lenglen 8 0 2 6 0
=  /  Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 8 0 0 0 8
12   Dorothea Lambert Chambers 7 0 0 7 0
=   Maria Bueno 7 0 0 3 4
=   Evonne Goolagong 7 4 1 2 0
=   Justine Henin 7 1 4 0 2
=   Venus Williams 7 0 0 5 2
17   Blanche Bingley Hillyard 6 0 0 6 0
=   Margaret Osborne 6 0 2 1 3
=   Nancye Wynne Bolton 6 6 0 0 0
=   Louise Brough 6 1 0 4 1
=   Doris Hart 6 1 2 1 2
22   Lottie Dod 5 0 0 5 0
=   Charlotte Cooper Sterry 5 0 0 5 0
=   Daphne Akhurst 5 5 0 0 0
=   Helen Jacobs 5 0 0 1 4
=   Alice Marble 5 0 0 1 4
=   Pauline Betz 5 0 0 1 4
=   Althea Gibson 5 0 1 2 2
=   Martina Hingis 5 3 0 1 1
=   Maria Sharapova 5 1 2 1 1

Open Era (2 or more)Edit

Rank Player Total Australian Open French Open Wimbledon US Open
1   Serena Williams 23 7 3 7 6
2   Steffi Graf 22 4 6 7 5
3   Chris Evert 18 2 7 3 6
=   Martina Navratilova 18 3 2 9 4
5   Margaret Court 11 4 3 1 3
6  / /  Monica Seles 9 4 3 0 2
7   Billie Jean King 8 0 1 4 3
8   Evonne Goolagong 7 4 1 2 0
=   Justine Henin 7 1 4 0 2
=   Venus Williams 7 0 0 5 2
11   Martina Hingis 5 3 0 1 1
=   Maria Sharapova 5 1 2 1 1
13   Hana Mandlíková 4 2 1 0 1
=   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 4 0 3 0 1
=   Kim Clijsters 4 1 0 0 3
16   Virginia Wade 3 1 0 1 1
=   Lindsay Davenport 3 1 0 1 1
=   Jennifer Capriati 3 2 1 0 0
=   Angelique Kerber 3 1 0 1 1
20   Tracy Austin 2 0 0 0 2
=   Mary Pierce 2 1 1 0 0
=   Amélie Mauresmo 2 1 0 1 0
=   Svetlana Kuznetsova 2 0 1 0 1
=   Victoria Azarenka 2 2 0 0 0
=   Li Na 2 1 1 0 0
=   Petra Kvitová 2 0 0 2 0
=   Garbiñe Muguruza 2 0 1 1 0
=   Naomi Osaka 2 1 0 0 1

Most singles wins per Grand Slam tournamentEdit

Total winners by countryEdit

Unique winners by country (Open era)Edit

In the last 52 years, 50* women have won one or more major singles title. * Monica Seles is listed under United States, FR Yugoslavia & SFR Yugoslavia.

Country Players Names
Argentina 1 Gabriela Sabatini
Australia 5 Margaret Court, Evonne Goolagong, Chris O'Neil, Kerry Melville Reid, Samantha Stosur
Belarus 1 Victoria Azarenka
Belgium 2 Kim Clijsters, Justine Henin
China 1 Li Na
Croatia 1 Iva Majoli
Czechoslovakia 1 Hana Mandlíková
Czech Republic 2 Petra Kvitová, Jana Novotná
Denmark 1 Caroline Wozniacki
France 3 Marion Bartoli, Amélie Mauresmo, Mary Pierce
Germany 2 Steffi Graf, Angelique Kerber
Italy 2 Flavia Pennetta, Francesca Schiavone
Japan 1 Naomi Osaka
Latvia 1 Jeļena Ostapenko
Romania 2 Simona Halep, Virginia Ruzici
Russia 3 Svetlana Kuznetsova, Anastasia Myskina, Maria Sharapova
Serbia 1 Ana Ivanovic
Spain 3 Conchita Martínez, Garbiñe Muguruza, Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Switzerland 1 Martina Hingis
United Kingdom 3 Sue Barker, Ann Haydon-Jones, Virginia Wade
United States 12 Tracy Austin, Jennifer Capriati, Lindsay Davenport, Chris Evert, Barbara Jordan, Billie Jean King, Martina Navratilova, Nancy Richey, Monica Seles, Sloane Stephens, Serena Williams, Venus Williams
SFR Yugoslavia 2 Mima Jaušovec, Monica Seles
FR Yugoslavia 1 Monica Seles

Most consecutive Grand Slam singles titlesEdit

Titles Player Years From To
6   Maureen Connolly 1952–53 1952 Wimbledon 1953 U.S Championships
  Margaret Court 1969–71 1969 US Open 1971 Australian Open
  Martina Navratilova 1983–84 1983 Wimbledon 1984 US Open
5   Steffi Graf 1988–89 1988 Australian Open 1989 Australian Open
4   Steffi Graf 1993–94 1993 French Open 1994 Australian Open
  Serena Williams 2002–03 2002 French Open 2003 Australian Open
2014–15 2014 US Open 2015 Wimbledon
3   Helen Wills Moody 1928 1928 French Championships 1928 U.S Championships
1929 1929 French Championships 1929 U.S Championships
  Margaret Court 1965–66 1965 Wimbledon 1966 Australian Championships
  Billie Jean King 1967–68 1967 Wimbledon 1968 Australian Championships
1972 1972 French Open 1972 US Open
  Chris Evert 1982–83 1982 US Open 1983 French Open
  Steffi Graf 1989–90 1989 Wimbledon 1990 Australian Open
 /  Monica Seles 1991–92 1991 US Open 1992 French Open
  Steffi Graf 1995 1995 French Open 1995 US Open
1996 1996 French Open 1996 US Open
  Martina Hingis 1997–98 1997 Wimbledon 1998 Australian Open

Australian Open was held in December from 1977 through 1985

Most consecutive years with at least one Grand Slam titleEdit

Year # Span Player(s)
13 1974–1986   Chris Evert
10 1987–1996   Steffi Graf
7 1927–1933   Helen Wills
1960–1966   Margaret Court
1981–1987   Martina Navratilova

Completed the Grand SlamEdit

Only three players have been able to win all four Majors in a single year.

Player Year
  Maureen Connolly
1953
  Margaret Court
1970
  Steffi Graf
1988*
  • Golden Slam (also won the Olympic Gold medal)[10]

Winners of the Career Grand SlamEdit

(Date listed is the year the player first won each tournament. Last one marked in bold)

Player Australian Open French Open Wimbledon US Open
Maureen Connolly 1953 1953 1952 1951
Doris Hart 1949 1950 1951 1954
Shirley Fry 1957 1951 1956 1956
Margaret Court 1960 1962 1963 1962
Billie Jean King 1968 1972 1966 1967
Chris Evert 1982 1974 1974 1975
Martina Navratilova 1981 1982 1978 1983
Steffi Graf 1988 1987 1988 1988
Serena Williams 2003 2002 2002 1999
Maria Sharapova 2008 2012 2004 2006

Winners of three Grand Slam tournaments in the same calendar yearEdit

Note: players with four titles are not included here.

Winners of two Grand Slam tournaments in the same calendar yearEdit

Note: players with more than two titles are not included here.

Winning a Grand Slam singles tournament without losing a set (open era)Edit

Chronological timeline (by player)Edit

*   Achieved the most number of times
#   Achieved at three different Grand slam tournaments

^ Years are italicized where a player won more than once in a calendar year

Country Player Times Grand Slam Tournaments
  Australian Open   French Open   Wimbledon   US Open
  Australia Margaret Court 3 1970, 1973 1969
  Australia Evonne Goolagong 4 1975, 1976, 1977 (Dec)  * 1971
  United States Billie Jean King 3 1972^ 1971, 1972^
  United States Chris Evert  # 5 1974 1981 1976, 1977, 1978  *
  Australia Chris O'Neil 1 1978
  United States Martina Navratilova 6* 1983^, 1984, 1986, 1990  * 1983^, 1987
  Germany Steffi Graf  # 5 1988^, 1989, 1994  * 1988^ 1996
  Serbia and Montenegro Monica Seles 1 1992
  Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 1 1994
  France Mary Pierce 1 1995
   Switzerland Martina Hingis 2 1997^ 1997^
  United States Lindsay Davenport  # 3 2000 1999 1998
  United States Venus Williams 2 2008 2001
  United States Serena Williams  # 6* 2017 2002^, 2010 2002^, 2008, 2014  *
  Belgium Justine Henin 3 2006, 2007^  * 2007^
  Russia Maria Sharapova 1 2008   - -
  France Marion Bartoli 1 2013  
Total per Grand Slam tournaments: 14 7 10 17

Decade breakdownEdit

Decades Times Player(s)
1960s 1   Margaret Court
1970s 14   Chris Evert (4),   Evonne Goolagong (4),   Billie Jean King (3),   Margaret Court (2),   Chris O’Neil
1980s 9   Martina Navratilova (5),   Steffi Graf (3),   Chris Evert
1990s 10   Lindsay Davenport (2),   Steffi Graf (2),   Martina Hingis (2),   Martina Navratilova,   Mary Pierce,  /  Monica Seles,   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
2000s 10   Justine Henin (3),   Serena Williams (3),   Venus Williams (2),   Lindsay Davenport,   Maria Sharapova
2010s 4   Serena Williams (3),   Marion Bartoli

All countrywomen in final (Open era)Edit

Only five countries (Australia, the United States, Belgium, Russia, and Italy) have had two countrywomen play in a Grand Slam final that took place after 1968.

Tournament Winner Runner-up
1970 Australian Open   Margaret Court   Kerry Melville
1971 Australian Open   Margaret Court   Evonne Goolagong
1971 French Open   Evonne Goolagong   Helen Gourlay
1971 Wimbledon   Evonne Goolagong   Margaret Court
1971 US Open   Billie Jean King   Rosemary Casals
1973 Australian Open   Margaret Court   Evonne Goolagong
1973 Wimbledon   Billie Jean King   Chris Evert
1973 US Open   Margaret Court   Evonne Goolagong
1977 Australian Open (January)   Kerry Melville Reid   Dianne Fromholtz
1977 Australian Open (December)   Evonne Goolagong   Helen Gourlay
1978 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1978 US Open   Chris Evert   Pam Shriver
1979 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1979 US Open   Tracy Austin   Chris Evert
1979 Australian Open   Barbara Jordan   Sharon Walsh
1981 US Open   Tracy Austin   Martina Navratilova
1983 US Open   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1984 US Open   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1981 Australian Open   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1982 Australian Open   Chris Evert   Martina Navratilova
1982 French Open   Martina Navratilova   Andrea Jaeger
1982 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1983 Australian Open   Martina Navratilova   Kathy Jordan
1983 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Andrea Jaeger
1984 French Open   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1984 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1985 Australian Open   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1985 French Open   Chris Evert   Martina Navratilova
1985 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Chris Evert
1986 French Open   Chris Evert   Martina Navratilova
1990 Wimbledon   Martina Navratilova   Zina Garrison
2000 Wimbledon   Venus Williams   Lindsay Davenport
2000 US Open   Venus Williams   Lindsay Davenport
2001 US Open   Venus Williams   Serena Williams
2002 French Open   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2002 Wimbledon   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2002 US Open   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2003 Australian Open   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2003 French Open   Justine Henin   Kim Clijsters
2003 Wimbledon   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2003 US Open   Justine Henin   Kim Clijsters
2004 Australian Open   Justine Henin   Kim Clijsters
2004 French Open   Anastasia Myskina   Elena Dementieva
2004 US Open   Svetlana Kuznetsova   Elena Dementieva
2005 Australian Open   Serena Williams   Lindsay Davenport
2005 Wimbledon   Venus Williams   Lindsay Davenport
2008 Wimbledon   Venus Williams   Serena Williams
2009 French Open   Svetlana Kuznetsova   Dinara Safina
2009 Wimbledon   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2015 US Open   Flavia Pennetta   Roberta Vinci
2017 Australian Open   Serena Williams   Venus Williams
2017 US Open   Sloane Stephens   Madison Keys

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

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  3. ^ Compton Encyclopedia 1975 ST p301
  4. ^ Concord Encyclopedia
  5. ^ CBS Sports "[1] Archived 2009-02-04 at the Wayback Machine"
  6. ^ Top End Sports "[2] Archived 2009-07-10 at the Wayback Machine"
  7. ^ [3] Archived 2011-01-22 at the Wayback Machine"
  8. ^ Tennis 28 Slams "[4] Archived 2009-07-22 at the Wayback Machine"
  9. ^ Robertson, Max (1974). The Encyclopedia Of Tennis. Viking Press. pp. 375–377.
  10. ^ "Steffi Graf". wtatennis.com. Archived from the original on 2014-01-05. Retrieved 2014-06-10.