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1974 and subsequent years

1974 USTA National Championships won (1):
40 and over: Hard court doubles.

1975 USTA National Championships won (3):
35 and over: Hard court doubles.

40 or 45 and over: Hard court mixed doubles.

50 and over: Hard court singles.

1976 USTA National Championships won (6):
40 and over: Grass court doubles.
40 and over: Hard court doubles.

45 and over: Indoor doubles.

50 and over: Indoor singles.
50 and over: Hard court doubles.

55 and over: Hard court singles.

1977 USTA National Championships won (9):
40 and over: Grass court doubles.
40 and over: Indoor doubles.
40 and over: Hard court doubles.

50 and over: Grass court doubles.
50 and over: Indoor singles. (d. Eleanor Harbula 6-3, 6-3)

55 and over: Indoor singles. (d. Georgia Buechley 6-1, 6-3)
55 and over: Clay court singles.
55 and over: Hard court singles.

60 and over: Clay court singles.

1978 USTA National Championships won (11) (55-and-over singles Gold Slam):
40 or 45 and over: Hard court mixed doubles.

50 and over: Indoor singles. (d. Phyllis Adler 6-1, 6-2)
50 and over: Indoor doubles. (with Adler, d. Arline Barker / Betty Cookson 6-3, 6-1)
50 and over: Clay court doubles.

55 and over: Grass court singles.
55 and over: Indoor singles. (d. Amy Yee 6-1, 7-5)
55 and over: Hard court singles.
55 and over: Clay court singles.
55 and over: Grass court doubles.
55 and over: Clay court doubles.

60 and over: Clay court singles.

1979 USTA National Championships won (13) (60-and-over singles Gold Slam):
50 and over: Indoor doubles.

55 and over: Indoor singles.
55 and over: Clay court singles.
55 and over: Hard court singles.
55 and over: Clay court doubles.
55 and over: Hard court doubles.
55 and over: Grass court doubles.

60 and over: Grass court singles.
60 and over: Indoor singles.
60 and over: Clay court singles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.
60 and over: Grass court doubles.
60 and over: Clay court doubles.

1980 USTA National Championships won (12) (60-and-over singles Gold Slam):
50 and over: Grass court doubles.
50 and over: Indoor doubles.

55 and over: Hard court singles.
55 and over: Grass court doubles.
55 and over: Clay court doubles.

60 and over: Grass court singles.
60 and over: Indoor singles.
60 and over: Clay court singles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.
60 and over: Grass court doubles.
60 and over: Indoor doubles.
60 and over: Clay court doubles.

1981 USTA National Championships won (12) (60-and-over singles Gold Slam):
55 and over: Clay court doubles.

60 and over: Grass court singles.
60 and over: Indoor singles.
60 and over: Clay court singles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.
60 and over: Grass court doubles.
60 and over: Indoor doubles.
60 and over: Clay court doubles.

65 and over: Grass court singles.
65 and over: Clay court singles.
65 and over: Hard court singles.
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

1982 USTA National Championships won (13) (60-and-over singles Gold Slam):
50 and over: Indoor doubles.

55 and over: Hard court doubles.

60 and over: Grass court singles.
60 and over: Indoor singles.
60 and over: Clay court singles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.
60 and over: Clay court doubles.
60 and over: Hard court doubles.

65 and over: Grass court singles.
65 and over: Clay court singles.
65 and over: Hard court singles.
65 and over: Grass court doubles.
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

1983 USTA National Championships won (14) (60-and-over singles Gold Slam, 65-and-over singles Gold Slam):
50 and over: Hard court doubles.

55 and over: Indoor doubles.

60 and over: Grass court singles.
60 and over: Indoor singles.
60 and over: Clay court singles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.
60 and over: Grass court doubles.
60 and over: Indoor doubles.
60 and over: Clay court doubles.

65 and over: Grass court singles.
65 and over: Indoor singles.
65 and over: Clay court singles.
65 and over: Hard court singles.
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

1984 USTA National Championships won (13) (65-and-over singles Gold Slam):
55 and over: Indoor singles.
55 and over: Indoor doubles.

60 and over: Indoor singles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.
60 and over: Indoor doubles.
60 and over: Grass court doubles.
60 and over: Hard court doubles.

65 and over: Grass court singles.
65 and over: Indoor singles.
65 and over: Clay court singles.
65 and over: Hard court singles.
65 and over: Indoor doubles.
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

1985 USTA National Championships won (5):
60 and over: Grass court doubles.

65 and over: Grass court doubles.
65 and over: Indoor singles.
65 and over: Hard court singles.
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

1986 USTA National Championships won (14) (70-and-over singles Gold Slam):
60 and over: Grass court doubles.
60 and over: Hard court singles.

65 and over: Hard court singles.
65 and over: Indoor singles.
65 and over: Clay court singles. (d. Eleanor Harbula 6-3, 6-4)
65 and over: Clay court doubles. (with Harbula, d. Betty Donaldson / Liu Shang-Ku Tao 6-1, 6-3)
65 and over: Grass court doubles.
65 and over: Indoor doubles.

70 and over: Grass court singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Indoor singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles.

1987 USTA National Championships won (12) (70-and-over singles Gold Slam):
65 and over: Grass court singles.
65 and over: Clay court singles.
65 and over: Grass court doubles.
65 and over: Indoor doubles.
65 and over: Clay court doubles.

70 and over: Grass court singles.
70 and over: Indoor singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Hard court doubles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles.

1988 USTA National Championships won (9):
65 and over: Grass court doubles.
65 and over: Indoor doubles.
65 and over: Clay court doubles.

70 and over: Grass court singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Hard court doubles.
70 and over: Indoor doubles.

1989 USTA National Championships won (10) (70-and-over singles Gold Slam):
65 and over: Indoor doubles.
65 and over: Clay court doubles.
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

70 and over: Grass court singles. (d. Patricia Henry Yeomans 6-3, 6-3)
70 and over: Indoor singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles.
70 and over: Indoor doubles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.

1990 USTA National Championships won (7) (70-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
65 and over: Hard court doubles.

70 and over: Grass court singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles.
70 and over: Indoor doubles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Hard court doubles.

1991 USTA National Championships won (16) (70-and-over singles Gold Slam, 70-and-over doubles Gold Slam, 75-and-over singles Gold Slam, 75-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
70 and over: Grass court singles. (d. Nellie Kagan 6-2, 2-6, 7-5)
70 and over: Indoor singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Hard court doubles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles. (with Corky Murdoch)
70 and over: Indoor doubles.

75 and over: Grass court singles.
75 and over: Indoor singles. (d. Margaret Gisolo 6-0, 6-0)
75 and over: Clay court singles.
75 and over: Hard court singles.
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles.

1992 USTA National Championships won (16) (70-and-over singles Gold Slam, 70-and-over doubles Gold Slam, 75-and-over singles Gold Slam, 75-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
70 and over: Grass court singles.
70 and over: Indoor singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles.
70 and over: Indoor doubles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Hard court doubles.

75 and over: Grass court singles.
75 and over: Indoor singles.
75 and over: Clay court singles.
75 and over: Hard court singles. (d. Sheila Evans 6-4, 4-6, 6-2)
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles. (with Evans, d. Jean Harris / Liu Shang-Ku Tao 6-1, 6-0)

1993 USTA National Championships won (15) (70-and-over doubles Gold Slam, 75-and-over singles Gold Slam, 75-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
70 and over: Indoor singles.
70 and over: Clay court singles.
70 and over: Hard court singles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.
70 and over: Hard court doubles.
70 and over: Grass court doubles.
70 and over: Indoor doubles.

75 and over: Grass court singles.
75 and over: Indoor singles.
75 and over: Clay court singles.
75 and over: Hard court singles. (d. Sheila Evans 6-2, 6-1)
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles.

1994 USTA National Championships won (10) (75-and-over singles Gold Slam, 75-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
70 and over: Grass court doubles.
70 and over: Clay court doubles.

75 and over: Grass court singles.
75 and over: Indoor singles.
75 and over: Clay court singles.
75 and over: Hard court singles. (d. Pat Stuhler 6-1, 6-3)
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles. (with Stuhler, d. Charlotte Decker / Alice Beckenbach 6-1, 6-1)

1995 USTA National Championships won (9) (75-and-over singles Gold Slam, 75-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
70 and over: Clay court doubles.

75 and over: Grass court singles.
75 and over: Indoor singles.
75 and over: Clay court singles.
75 and over: Hard court singles. (d. Lucy Dettmer 6-0, 6-3)
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles.

1996 USTA National Championships won (11) (75-and-over doubles Gold Slam, 80-and-over singles Gold Slam):
75 and over: Clay court singles.
75 and over: Hard court singles. (d. Eleanor Harbula 6-2, 7-5)
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles. (with Corky Murdock, d. Jean Harris / Lucy Dettmer 6-4, 6-1)

80 and over: Grass court singles.
80 and over: Indoor singles.
80 and over: Clay court singles.
80 and over: Hard court singles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

1997 USTA National Championships won (10) (80-and-over singles Gold Slam):
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles.

80 and over: Grass court singles.
80 and over: Indoor singles.
80 and over: Clay court singles.
80 and over: Hard court singles.
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Clay court doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

1998 USTA National Championships won (10) (75-and-over doubles Gold Slam, 80-and-over singles Gold Slam):
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Indoor doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles.

80 and over: Grass court singles.
80 and over: Indoor singles.
80 and over: Clay court singles.
80 and over: Hard court singles.
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

1999 USTA National Championships won (10) (80-and-over singles Gold Slam):
75 and over: Grass court doubles.
75 and over: Clay court doubles.
75 and over: Hard court doubles.

80 and over: Grass court singles.
80 and over: Indoor singles.
80 and over: Clay court singles.
80 and over: Hard court singles. (d. Marion Reed 6-4, 6-2)
80 and over: Grass court doubles.
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles. (with Jean Harris)


Picture of Dorothy Bundy Cheney in the American magazine Sports Illustrated on 23 June 1999.

2000 USTA National Championships won (4):
80 and over: Clay court singles.
80 and over: Grass court doubles.
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

2001 USTA National Championships won (6):
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

85 and over: Indoor singles.
85 and over: Clay court singles. (defeated or won the title by walkover versus Billie Burr)
85 and over: Indoor doubles.
85 and over: Hard court doubles.


In action at one of the hard court championships in 2001.

2002 USTA National Championships won (11) (80-and-over doubles Gold Slam, 85-and-over singles Gold Slam):
80 and over: Grass court doubles.
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Clay court doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

85 and over: Grass court singles.
85 and over: Indoor singles.
85 and over: Clay court singles.
85 and over: Hard court singles.
85 and over: Indoor doubles.
85 and over: Clay court doubles.
85 and over: Hard court doubles.

2003 USTA National Championships won (10) (85-and-over singles Gold Slam):
80 and over: Grass court doubles.
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Hard court doubles.

85 and over: Grass court singles.
85 and over: Indoor singles.
85 and over: Clay court singles.
85 and over: Hard court singles.
85 and over: Indoor doubles.
85 and over: Clay court doubles.
85 and over: Hard court doubles.

2004 USTA National Championships won (10) (85-and-over singles Gold Slam, 85-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
80 and over: Indoor doubles.
80 and over: Clay court doubles.

85 and over: Grass court singles.
85 and over: Indoor singles.
85 and over: Clay court singles. (d. Lou Cille Scoggins 6-3, 6-0)
85 and over: Hard court singles.
85 and over: Grass court doubles. (with Jean Harris)
85 and over: Indoor doubles. (with Harris)
85 and over: Clay court doubles. (with Harris)
85 and over: Hard court doubles. (with Harris)

2005 USTA National Championships won (7) (85-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
85 and over: Grass court singles.
85 and over: Indoor singles.
85 and over: Hard court singles.
85 and over: Grass court doubles.
85 and over: Indoor doubles.
85 and over: Clay court doubles.
85 and over: Hard court doubles.

2006 USTA National Championships won (8) (85-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
85 and over: Grass court singles.
85 and over: Clay court singles. (d. Lou Cille Scoggins 6-3, 6-0)
85 and over: Grass court doubles.
85 and over: Indoor doubles.
85 and over: Clay court doubles. (with Jean Selvig, won the final by walkover)
85 and over: Hard court doubles.

90 and over: Indoor singles.
90 and over: Hard court singles.


Dorothy Bundy Cheney (left), the champion in the 85-and-over clay court singles championships, along with the runner-up Lou Cille Scoggins

2007 USTA National Championships won (6):
85 and over: Grass court singles.
85 and over: Grass court doubles.
85 and over: Hard court doubles.

90 and over: Indoor singles.
90 and over: Hard court singles.
90 and over: Indoor doubles.


Dorothy Bundy Cheney in 2007.

2008 USTA National Championships won (8) (85-and-over doubles Gold Slam):
85 and over: Hard court singles.
85 and over: Grass court doubles.
85 and over: Indoor doubles.
85 and over: Clay court doubles.
85 and over: Hard court doubles.

90 and over: Indoor singles.
90 and over: Hard court singles.
90 and over: Indoor doubles.

2009 USTA National Championships won (5):
90 and over: Indoor singles.
90 and over: Clay court singles.
90 and over: Hard court singles.
90 and over: Indoor doubles.
90 and over: Hard court doubles.

2010 USTA National Championships won (3):
90 and over: Grass court doubles.
90 and over: Indoor doubles.
90 and over: Hard court doubles.

2011 USTA National Championships won (3):
90 and over: Grass court doubles. (with Mary Mentzer, d. Patricia Henry Yeomans / Judy Stark 6-3, 6-0)
90 and over: Clay court doubles. (with Mentzer, d. Yeomans / Stark 6-3, 6-1)
https://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=872988202544
90 and over: Hard court doubles. (with Mentzer, d. Yeomans / Stark 6-0, 6-4)
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