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Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Maria Sharapova in Miami

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Not singles, but Davenport had been RU at the AO doubles event 6 times without winning.

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Maybe that's a record

I can only remember Justine 2 times.in Wimbledon and Fiona 2 times.at Roland Garrosm
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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Maybe Evert at Wimbledon, not sure.

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

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Not singles, but Davenport had been RU at the AO doubles event 6 times without winning.
Yeah I remember that.

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Maybe that's a record

I can only remember Justine 2 times.in Wimbledon and Fiona 2 times.at Roland Garrosm

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Maybe Evert at Wimbledon, not sure.
Evert won Wimbledon 3 times, despite her other 7 finals. So it doesn't count in this case. Thanks.
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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Björn Borg at the US Open.. 4 finals without the title
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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Djokovic @Cincinnati masters, 0-4 in finals, closest I could think of
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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Murray 3 times at australian open

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

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Maybe that's a record

I can only remember Justine 2 times.in Wimbledon and Fiona 2 times.at Roland Garrosm
well then legend too at FO, 2 finals lost

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Evonne Goolagong Cawley - 4 straight runner up at the USO USO is the only GS title she hasn't won


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Martina Navratilova was 4 times runner-up in Rome

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Martina Navratilova was 4 times runner-up in Rome
really? I assumed that bitch had won everything
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When you lose to Radwanska in the final, you know you're doomed.

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

Seles was runner-up in San Diego either 4 or 5 times

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Re: Players who is at least 5x finalist in one event (not winning the title)?

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Björn Borg at the US Open.. 4 finals without the title
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Djokovic @Cincinnati masters, 0-4 in finals, closest I could think of
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Murray 3 times at australian open
Thanks for the info guys! But as you know, this is a forum for the WTA, so...thanks anyways.


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Evonne Goolagong Cawley - 4 straight runner up at the USO USO is the only GS title she hasn't won
but too bad she couldn't get into the elusive spot in this thread.

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Martina Navratilova was 4 times runner-up in Rome
Yes, she was.
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really? I assumed that bitch had won everything


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When you lose to Radwanska in the final, you know you're doomed.

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Seles was runner-up in San Diego either 4 or 5 times
Just checked, lost in the finals 4 times indeed...lost to J-Cap '91, Hingis '97, Vee in '00 & '01.
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