So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches? - TennisForum.com
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 01:53 AM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
mauresmofan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Ireland
Posts: 11,859
                     
So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Having heard Serena posted only her 5th double bagel (is that true????) of her career the other night I was wondering if anyone knows who the all time leader is in this category. I can only assume it's Chris or Martina but also in terms of a percentage of matches played who would come out on top? Would it be Graf or maybe even someone like Lenglen? Anyone know the answers?

RIP Elena Baltacha, thank you for dedicating your life to a sport we all love. You'll be missed but never forgotten.
mauresmofan is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 01:55 AM
VIP and The Cheesecake Factory
 
danieln1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 20,751
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

I know Davenport handed some double bagels at some Indian Wells tournaments...



Ivanovic - Görges - Agnieszka - Li - Bencic

Venus - Kvitova - Golden Flowers - A.K. Schmiedlova - Stephens - Stosur - Woz
danieln1 is offline  
post #3 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 02:01 AM
Senior Member
 
tennisbum79's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Planet Venus
Posts: 39,486
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Quote:
Originally Posted by @danieln1 View Post
I know Davenport handed some double bagels at some Indian Wells tournaments...
I was going to guess "no mercy rule" Davenport, and you beat me to it

__________________________________
Venus Williams Grand Slam VII
Serena Williams Grand Slam XXI

Nadia Petrova Grand Slam Hope Is Fading
Updated: Jan 31. 2015
Next Update Date: Post 2015 RG
Rest in peace, Elena Baltacha.
tennisbum79 is offline  
post #4 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 02:09 AM
Senior Member
 
Pump-it-UP's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 26,857
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Davenport only had 6 surprisingly. But 5 of them came between 2004-2006 so it seems like a lot more.

Graf had 16 if I'm correct.
Pump-it-UP is offline  
post #5 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 02:09 AM
VIP and The Cheesecake Factory
 
danieln1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 20,751
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Quote:
Originally Posted by tennisbum79 View Post
I was going to guess "no mercy rule" Davenport, and you beat me to it
First player that came to mind



Ivanovic - Görges - Agnieszka - Li - Bencic

Venus - Kvitova - Golden Flowers - A.K. Schmiedlova - Stephens - Stosur - Woz
danieln1 is offline  
post #6 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 02:17 AM
Senior Member
 
Pump-it-UP's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 26,857
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pump-it-UP View Post
Davenport only had 6 surprisingly. But 5 of them came between 2004-2006 so it seems like a lot more.

Graf had 16 if I'm correct.
Edit: Graf had 21. 19 if we exclude qualifying.
Pump-it-UP is offline  
post #7 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 02:18 AM
Senior Member
 
tennisbum79's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Planet Venus
Posts: 39,486
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Quote:
Originally Posted by @danieln1 View Post
First player that came to mind
Incidentally, the highest profile for Davenport was against Maria.
However, paradoxically, that was her only win against Maria, she 1-5 against Maria.

__________________________________
Venus Williams Grand Slam VII
Serena Williams Grand Slam XXI

Nadia Petrova Grand Slam Hope Is Fading
Updated: Jan 31. 2015
Next Update Date: Post 2015 RG
Rest in peace, Elena Baltacha.
tennisbum79 is offline  
post #8 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 02:58 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 7,978
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

I'm guessing Margaret Court may hold this record but not sure?
xcrtbckhnd is offline  
post #9 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 03:00 AM
Senior Member
 
Raiden's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 8,829
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pump-it-UP View Post
Edit: Graf had 21. 19 if we exclude qualifying.
It's 22

But the queen of double bagels is Chrissie (she's got thirty something
Raiden is online now  
post #10 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 04:25 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: sddfs
Posts: 3,620
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Another interesting qn: Has any player never received a bagel? Or breadsticks?

He looked deep into his eyes and said, "You're perfect."

"No, I'm not. But with you, I don't even care."
Morning Morgan is offline  
post #11 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 04:49 AM
Senior Member
 
faboozadoo15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: united states
Posts: 21,865
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Lenglen would probably own this statistic.

Then I'd guess Graf or Evert.
faboozadoo15 is offline  
post #12 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 04:57 AM
Praise thy name.
 
young_gunner913's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: California
Posts: 53,587
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Esther Vergeer?

And here you are, a black unicorn.
Mythical and mystical since the day that you were born.
young_gunner913 is offline  
post #13 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 05:33 AM
Senior Member
 
MarkNL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 13,425
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Quote:
Originally Posted by young_gunner913 View Post
Esther Vergeer?
She hands bagels every tourney she plays

At Paralympics, she won her 1st 2 matches with double bagels and her 3rd match was one bagel, one breadstick. So she has only lost 1 game so far

Play my new Sporcle Quiz!
Junior Girls Top 100 21.12.15:http://www.sporcle.com/games/MarkNL/...-girls-top-100
Arvidsson - Stosur - Lisicki - Kuwata - Date-Krumm - Hibino - Krajicek - Bertens - Rus - Hogenkamp - De Vroome - Kerkhove - Burger - Doi - Larsson - Lertcheewakarn - Ishizu - Rezai - Diatchenko
MarkNL is offline  
post #14 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 05:36 AM
Wingis <3
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 10,182
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

Chrissie double-bageled Navratilova
Brad[le]y. is offline  
post #15 of 61 (permalink) Old Sep 5th, 2012, 06:25 AM
Senior Member
 
Raiden's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 8,829
                     
Re: So who has won the most 6-0 6-0 matches?

^ She also nuked Tracy Austin (another former World № 1 + multi slam champ)
Raiden is online now  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the TennisForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Image Verification
Please enter the six letters or digits that appear in the image opposite.

Registration Image

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome