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First Round Losses by GS Champions

I made a list compiling the first round losses by all GS champions since 1996.

* indicates that this was their last GS match.


Steffi Graf (3 losses)

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1983 - AO - E. Sayers - 1-6, ret.
1984 - US - S. Hanika - 4-6, 2-6
1994 - Wi - L. McNeil - 5-7, 6-7
Monica Seles (1 loss)

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2003 - FO - N. Petrova - 4-6, 0-6 *
Martina Hingis (3 losses)

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1995 - Wi - S. Graf - 3-6, 1-6
1999 - Wi - J. Dokic - 2-6, 0-6
2001 - Wi - V. Ruano Pascual - 4-6, 2-6
Iva Majoli (11 losses)

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1994 - Wi - S. Cacic - 6-4, 3-6, 4-6
1995 - Wi - A. Gavaldon - 6-1, 3-6, 1-6
1995 - US - B. Paulus - 4-6, 4-6
1996 - US - J. Wiesner - 6-2, 3-6, 1-6
1997 - AO - P. Schnyder - 5-7, 1-6
1999 - US - J. Capriati - 1-6, 5-7
2001 - FO - R. Grande - 6-1, 4-6, 2-6
2001 - Wi - M. Shaughnessy - 6-7, 3-6
2003 - AO - C. Torrens Valero - 3-6, 6-4, 4-6
2003 - Wi - C. Rubin - 3-6, 0-6
2003 - US - E. Likhovtseva - 1-6, 1-6 *
Arantxa Sanchez Vicario (7 losses)

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1987 - Wi - B. Cordwell - 1-6, 6-2, 4-6
1987 - US - N. Dias - 4-6, 2-6
1988 - Wi - K. Okamoto - 3-6, 4-6
1990 - Wi - B. Nagelsen - 6-1, 6-7, 7-9
2002 - AO - C. Watson - 3-6, 3-6
2002 - FO - M. Marrero 0-6, 1-6
2002 - US - M. Bartoli - 3-6, 1-6 *
Jana Novotna (7 losses)

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1986 - FO - L. Drescher - 2-6, 3-6
1986 - Wi - S. Mascarin - 6-3, 6-7, 2-6
1988 - AO - E. Inoue - 6-7, 4-6
1988 - FO - P. Tarabini - 6-1, 3-6, 2-6
1988 - US - J. Wiesner - 2-6, 3-6
1992 - US - R. Fairbank-Nideffer - 3-6, 6-7
1994 - FO - A. Smashnova - 4-6, 2-6
Lindsay Davenport (3 losses)

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1991 - US - D. Graham - 3-6, 2-6
1993 - FO - J. Wiesner - 3-6, 1-6
2000 - FO - D. Van Roost - 7-6, 4-6, 3-6
Serena Williams (0 losses)

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No R1 losses
Mary Pierce (6 losses)

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1998 - Wi - E. Tatarkova - 6-7, 3-6
2002 - AO - J. Craybas - 0-4, ret.
2002 - US - P. Suarez - 6-7, 3-6
2003 - FO - C. Fernandez - 2-6, 3-6
2004 - Wi - L. Raymond - 2-6, 5-7
2005 - AO - S. Cohen-Aloro - 2-6, 2-6
Venus Williams (3 losses)

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1997 - Wi - M. Grzybowska - 6-4, 2-6, 4-6
2001 - FO - B. Schett - 4-6, 4-6
2006 - AO - T. Pironkova - 6-2, 0-6, 7-9
Jennifer Capriati (8 losses)

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1993 - US - L. Meskhi - 6-1, 4-6, 4-6
1996 - FO - ? Yi - 3-6, 5-7
1996 - US - A. Ellwood - 4-6, 4-6
1997 - AO - J. Watanabe 2-6, 6-3, 4-6
1997 - US - C. Martinez - 1-6, 2-6
1998 - US - J. Novotna - 4-6, 3-6
2000 - FO - F. Zuluaga - 3-6, 5-7
2003 - AO - M. Weingartner - 6-2, 6-7, 4-6
Justine Henin (4 losses)

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1999 - US - A. Mauresmo - 1-6, 4-6
2000 - Wi - A. Sanchez Vicario - 1-6, 6-1, 1-6
2002 - FO - A. Kapros - 6-4, 1-6, 0-6
2005 - Wi - E. Daniilidou - 6-7, 6-2, 5-7
A. Myskina (8 losses)

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2000 - FO - C. Black - 6-2, 6-7, 2-6
2000 - US - K. Hrdlickova - 1-6, 7-5, 3-6
2001 - FO - M. Sucha - 2-6, 4-6
2001 - US - A. Mauresmo - 6-3, 1-6, 4-6
2002 - FO - S. Asagoe - 6-3, 2-6, 5-7
2005 - FO - M. Sanchez Lorenzo - 4-6, 6-4, 0-6
2006 - US - V. Azarenka - 4-6, 2-6
2007 - FO - M. Shaughnessy - 1-6, 0-6 *
Maria Sharapova (3 losses)

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2003 - AO - K. Koukalova - 4-6, 6-7
2003 - FO - M. Serna - 3-6, 3-6
2010 - AO - M. Kirilenko - 6-7, 6-3, 4-6
Svetlana Kuznetsova (4 losses)

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2003 - AO - V. Williams - 4-6, 2-6
2003 - FO - M. Shaughnessy - 6-3, 5-7, 9-11
2004 - Wi - V. Razzano - 6-7, 6-3, 4-6
2005 - US - E. Bychkova - 3-6, 2-6
Kim Clijsters (2 losses)

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2000 - AO - D. Van Roost - 6-3, 1-6, 1-6
2000 - FO - A. Sugiyama - 2-6, 6-3, 2-6
Amelie Mauresmo (5 losses)

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1995 - FO - N. Baudone - 6-1, 3-6, 1-6
1998 - FO - A. Kournikova - 2-6, 4-6
2000 - Wi - G. Leon Garcia - 6-4, 3-6, 5-7
2001 - FO - J. Kandarr - 5-7, 5-7
2009 - FO - A.-L. Grönefeld - 4-6, 3-6
Ana Ivanovic (3 losses)

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2009 - US - K. Bondarenko - 6-2, 3-6, 6-7
2010 - Wi - S. Peer - 3-6, 4-6
2011 - AO - E. Makarova - 6-3, 4-6, 8-10
2011 - FO - J. Larsson - 6-7, 6-0, 2-6
Fransesca Schiavone (8 losses)

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2001 - AO - R. Kuti-Kis - 6-7, 6-1, 4-6
2001 - US - V. Ruano Pascual - 1-6, 3-6
2003 - AO - A. Barna - 7-5, 1-6, 3-6
2005 - Wi - K. Brandi - 3-6, 6-3, 7-9
2006 - Wi - M. South - 6-3, 3-6, 4-6
2009 - AO - S. Peng - 6-7, 1-6
2009 - FO - S. Stosur - 4-6, 2-6
2010 - Wi - V. Dushevina - 7-6, 5-7, 1-6
Na Li (3 losses)

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2005 - US - L. Davenport - 4-6, 4-6
2006 - Wi - S. Williams - 3-6, 7-6, 2-6
2010 - US - K. Bondarenko - 6-2, 4-6, 2-6
2011 - US - S. Halep - 2-6, 5-7
Petra Kvitova (6 losses)

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2008 - Wi - T. Perebiynis - 4-6, 6-0, 4-6
2008 - US - V. Ruano Pascual - 7-6, 4-6, 2-6
2009 - AO - V. Azarenka - 2-6, 1-6
2009 - Wi - M. Kirilenko - 4-6, 4-6
2010 - FO - S. Ferguson - 6-1, 2-6, 2-6
2011 - US - A. Dulgheru - 6-7, 3-6

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Re: First Round Losses by GS Champions

Ivanovic joins Pierce, Kuznetsova, Sanchez Vicario, Novotna, Schiavone and Majoli as those GS champions who have lost in the first round of every major!
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Re: First Round Losses by GS Champions

Added Na and Kvitova.
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Re: First Round Losses by GS Champions

Added Na's third first round loss at the US Open (fourth overall).
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