TennisForum.com - View Single Post - Question : Players who have won a grand slam without losing a set ?

View Single Post

Old Feb 22nd, 2008, 05:43 PM   #5
country flag Paul.be
Senior Member
 
Paul.be's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Belgium
Posts: 961
Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold Paul.be is a splendid one to behold
Re: Question : Players who have won a grand slam without losing a set ?

THE CHAMPIONSHIPS (WIMBLEDON)
=============================

No data for the period 1884 - 1939.

1946 - 1967
===========

Year..Winner............................Country..M atches..Games..% Games won
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
1946..Pauline Betz......................USA............6.....92. ..........78
1947..Margaret Osborne Du Pont..........USA............6....104...........70
1951..Doris Hart........................USA............7....12 0...........72
1953..Maureen Connolly..................USA............6.....94. ..........80
1954..Maureen Connolly..................USA............6.....92. ..........79
1955..Louise Brough.....................USA............6....105 ...........73
1957..Althea Gibson.....................USA............6....102 ...........71
1962..Karen Hantze Susman...............USA............7....148...... .....63
1965..Margaret Smith....................AUS............6.....94.. .........78
1967..Billie-Jean King..................USA............5.....91..... ......69

9 different winners won 10 slams during 22 years.

Open Era
========

Year..Winner............................Country..M atches..Games..% Games won
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
1981..Chris Evert-Lloyd.................USA............7....111..... ......77
1983..Martina Navratilova...............USA............7....110. ..........77
1984..Martina Navratilova...............USA............7....115. ..........70
1986..Martina Navratilova...............USA............7....119. ..........71
1990..Martina Navratilova...............USA............7....113. ..........74
1999..Lindsey Davenport.................USA............7....123. ..........70
2002..Serena Williams...................USA............7....130 ...........67

4 different winners won 7 slams.
Paul.be is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote