View Full Version : Martina Hingis just two titles away from unique feat!!!!!

May 4th, 2002, 02:34 AM
Martina has won the singles and doubles title at every grand slam, tier 1 tournament or the chase, bar only two titles: the Roland Garros singles and berlin doubles.

Wouldn't it be an amazing feat if she could win both those missing titles to complete the sweep? I think it would be a fantastic testament to her remarkable ability and results in both singles and doubles, and her amazing career after all:

Her results at those tournemants:

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: 3 singles, 4 doubles
Singles - 1997, 1998, 1999
Doubles - 1997 (NZ), 98 (ML), 99 (AK), 02 (AK).

ROLAND GARROS: 0 singles, 2 doubles
Singles -
Doubles - 98 (JN), 00 (MP)

WIMBLEDON: 1 singles, 2 doubles
Singles - 1997
Doubles - 96 (HS), 98 (JN)

US OPEN: 1 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 1997
Doubles - 98 (JN)

CHASE CHAMPS: 2 singles, 2 doubles
SIngles - 1998, 2000
Doubles - 99 (AK), 00 (AK)

Tokyo Pan Pacific: 4 singles, 2 doubles
Singles - 1997, 1999, 2000, 2002
Doubles - 98 (ML), 00 (MP)

Indian Wells: 1 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 1998
DOubles - 99 (AK)

Key Biscayne: 2 singles, 2 doubles
Singles - 1997, 2000
Doubles - 98 (JN), 99 (JN)

Hilton Head/Charleston: 2 singles, 1 doubles
SIngles - 1997, 1999
Doubles - 97 (MJF)

German Open: 1 singles
Singles - 1999
Doubles -

ITalian Open: 1 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 1998
Doubles - 99 (AK)

Canadian Open: 2 singles, 2 doubles
Singles - 1999, 2000
Doubles - 98 (JN), 00 (NT)

Zurich: 1 singles, 3 doubles
Singles - 2000
Doubles - 96 (HS), 97 (ASV), 00 (AK)

Moscow: 1 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 2000
Doubles - 01 (AK)

Also, considering her results in three of the largest tier 2's (Sydney, Hamburg and Filderstadt - martina is extremely close to a clean sweep of practically all the major tournaments on the tour!)

Sydney: 3 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 1997, 2000, 2001
Doubles - 98 (HS)

Hamburg: 2 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 1998, 2000
Doubles - 95 (GF)

Filderstadt: 4 singles, 2 doubles
Singles - 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000
DOubles - 97 (ASV), 00 (AK)

Does anyone know if it martina would be the first to have won a singles and doubles title at all the tier 1's, grand slams and the chase if she can do it????

Is anyone else close to that at all? even in just singles???

Sorry to bore some people with all the results, i'm not trying to say martina is the best or better than others, i am just pointing out some great stats in her career for her fans to enjoy (hopefully!)

Please share your comments!!!

May 4th, 2002, 02:40 AM
I don't know if anyone else has done it, but I agree it is VERY impressive ... it would be nice if she held off winning Roland Garros until next year though so that Monica could win it this year ;).

May 4th, 2002, 02:40 AM
WHOA! I never knew this! I *hope* she can complete this sweep by the end of her career. Berlin doubles should be a snap. Winning Roland Garros would make her SO happy. Imagine winning the tournament that has given you so many nightmares? I hope Marti can do this!!! I think most likely Martina N has done this, maybe Steffi, but has Steffi even won a doubles GS?

May 4th, 2002, 02:46 AM
Thanks for the results Martinafan, you're not boring anybody!!!

I think this is really impressive and although I am not a fan of her I have to admit that even if she retires tomorrow she will be one of the greatest tennis players ever. :)

MaRKy MaRk
May 4th, 2002, 02:47 AM
Impressive stat! If anyone else has done this, it'd most likely be Martina Navratilova.

May 4th, 2002, 02:53 AM
I would have to say that the Acura Classic in San Diego is stronger than Hamburg or Filderstadt...How has she done there?

May 4th, 2002, 03:04 AM
Martina at San Diego: 2 singles, 1 doubles
Singles - 1997, 1999
Doubles - 97 (ASV)

May 4th, 2002, 03:06 AM
I was just wondering!!:)

May 4th, 2002, 03:33 AM
IIRC, Graf/Sabatini won Wimbledon in 1988.

May 4th, 2002, 03:37 AM
Incredible stat!!!!!:eek:

May 4th, 2002, 03:40 AM
Besides the French, She only hasn't won a singles title at one of her regular tour stops, and that's LA. Hopefully she'll win that one this year too!

May 4th, 2002, 04:40 AM
I love this thread :D

Thanks a lot for this info martinafan! Great effort :)

Go Martina!

May 4th, 2002, 05:25 AM
Wow! Quite impressive. Nobody has come close to doing what she has accomplished thus far, guaranteed!

May 4th, 2002, 05:38 AM
Thanks for all the replies guys! :)

I'm glad that you are enjoying the thread and the stats! :) :)

I agree that it is very impressive and would dearly love her to win those 2 titles (and LA singles) to get a clean sweep!!!!!!

May 4th, 2002, 05:42 AM

May 4th, 2002, 05:58 AM
You haven't seen anything special yet guys.;)

go Marti!!!!!!!!!!!:angel: :bounce: :kiss:

lrg bllt
May 4th, 2002, 06:39 AM
WOW that't very impressive :D She'll definitely finish up with the Roland Grarros singles and Berlin doubles, I belive in her :hearts:

May 4th, 2002, 07:41 AM
Reach for the Sky Martina!

May 4th, 2002, 08:34 AM
A very impressive feat indeed.

May 4th, 2002, 08:36 AM
you can say that again Tee.;):angel: :bounce: :kiss: :lick:

King Aaron
May 4th, 2002, 08:43 AM
Very Impressive sats ..:)

May 4th, 2002, 08:46 AM
Great of you to notice that MartinaFan :D

That would be amazing ;) :eek: ;)

May 4th, 2002, 10:04 AM
Great job Martinafan, and, Great job Martina!!!

May 4th, 2002, 10:32 AM
Wow!! Let's hope she wins the doubles at the German Open this year :)

May 4th, 2002, 05:18 PM
wow, that's very impressive! :o

Marti rulez! :bounce: