French Open winners and runner-ups (female)-From 1979-1970

Margaret Court, French Open Winners and runner-ups female, From 1960-1969

The women’s singles Tennis rules have changed over the period of time since the first edition. The event, since the commencement, has been played on the knock out format which means that any player who fails to win even a single match will exit from entering the next round. For women, the French Open format comprised of three sets only for the decider. The best of twelve point tie break was introduced in the women French Open singles title in 1973 for the first two sets to decide the match in the third and final set.

Although many players have shown outstanding skills on the French Open court but very few have been able to win without losing a set. This feat was achieved by Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1971, Billie Jean King in 1972, Chris Evert in 1974, Steffi Graf in 1988, Aranrxa Sanchez Vicario in 1994 and Henin did it twice, first in 2006 and then in 2007. Monica Seles and Arantxa Sanchez Vicario won the French Open Championship title for three times. It was only in 2011 when a Chinese player Li Na became the first Chinese player ever in the history (male or female) to win a Grand Slam singles title and that too the French Open. 

The era of 1979-1970 in women French Open tennis tournaments has been a decade of famous tennis players like Chris Evert, Billie Jean King and Margaret Smith-Court. Among these famous female tennis players, Chris Evert ruled this era in French Open Championship. The list of female winners and runner-ups of French Open tennis championship during 1979-1970 is as follow:

French Open winners and runner-ups (female)-From 1999-1990

Steffi Graf, French Open winners and runner-ups female, From 1980-1989

The era of 1999-1990 in women French Open tennis tournaments could be dedicated to famous female tennis players, Steffi Graff and Monica Seles as these two tennis players shared the most number of French Open Championship titles with Sanchez Vicario as the leading runner-up during this decade. The list of female winners and runner-ups of French Open tennis championship during 1999-1990 is as follow:

Year 1999-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of French Open Championship-1999: Steffi Graf
Whereas,
  • Runner-up (female)-1999: Martina Hingis

Year 1998-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of French Open Championship-1998: Aranxta Sanchez-Vicario
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of French Open Championship-1998: Monica Seles

Year 1997-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1997: Iva Majoli
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of French Open Championship-1997: Martina Hingis

Year 1996-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1996: Steffi Graf
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of French Open Championship-1996: Sanchez-Vicario

Year 1995-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1995: Steffi Graf
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of French Open Championship-1995: Sanchez Vicario

Year 1994-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1994: Sanchez Vicario
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of the French Open Championship-1994: Mary Pierce

Year 1993-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship: Steffi Graf
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of the French Open Championship-1993: Mary Jo Fernandez

Year 1992-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1992: Monica Seles
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of the French Open Championship-1992: Steffi Graf

Year 1991-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1991: Monica Seles
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of the French Open Championship-1991: Sanchez Vicario

Year 1990-French Open Tennis

  • Winner of the French Open Championship-1990: Monica Seles
Whereas,
  • Runner-up of the French Open Championship-1990: Steffi Graf

Top ten female tennis players of Australian Open

Top ten female tennis players of Australian Open, Evonne Goolagong Cawley

The Australian Open game is held on a hard court in Melbourne Park. The Australian Open is the first tournament of all the Grand Slam tennis Tournaments. The other tournaments in the Grand Slam games include French Open Championship, Wimbledon Championship and US Open Championship. The Australian Open needs some tact and knack while playing. The tennis players need to be completely fast and must be dazzling enough to forecast the turn of the ball upon the various kinds of shots. The Australian Open is played on a hard court surface. In hard courts the bounce is more than any other surfaces. This will cause the raising of the ball to a great extent. The Australian Open does not enjoy the network covering and broadcasting like all other Tennis tournaments. The Australian Open also has an indoor play like that of Wimbledon Championships. The Australian Open tennis tournament was outclassed by few greatest female tennis players who proved to be great in all other courts like the hard court. These best female tennis players have carved a place for themselves through a vital focused and brilliant plan. The below mentioned list of top ten Women Champions in the Australian Open Championship are magnificent players who have enchanted the audience with some of the most outstanding Australian tournaments ever. These famous female tennis players are known to be leaders in the tennis arena and have earned titles and Championships in other tournaments as well.

  1. Margaret Smith Court
  2. Nancye Wynne Bolton
  3. Daphne Akhurst Cozens
  4. Serena Williams
  5. Evonne Goolagong Cawley
  6. Steffi Graf
  7. Monica Seles
  8. Joan Hartigan Bathurst
  9. Martina Hingis
  10. Martina Navratilova

Fascinatingly, most of these players are of Australian Origin and have done well in all these tournaments carried out in their home land. These top ten women are a great source of inspiration for the young people who wish to make it big in tennis world.

Top ten female tennis players of French Open

Top ten female tennis players of French Open, Suzanne Lenglen

French Open Championship is held in Paris, France and is one of the celebrated tournaments in the world. The French Open tennis has got immense popularity and is trailed by a large number of the people throughout the world. French Open tournaments are always played on the clay court which calls for an extra edge over the game as it is not an easy affair to win the tournament in a clay court. The court lowers the ball and increases the bouncing capacity of the ball thereby making it an absolutely swift game. It has been very well proved that winning a French Championship tournament will greatly influence the tennis players’ career as it is measured to be a tough game in contrast to all other tournaments in tennis. Since the ball bounces with great speed the player tennis must be really good to spot the turn of the ball and should be prepared for any surprise moves. The top ten famous female tennis players in French Open Championship are listed below:

  1. Chris Evert
  2. Steffi Graf
  3. Suzanne Lenglen
  4. Margaret Court
  5. Françoise Masson
  6. Kate Gillou
  7. Justine Henin
  8. Jeanne Matthey
  9. Helen Wills
  10. Monica Seles

On the whole, the French open tournament is considered to be one tournament that requires a big deal of physical actions. The players need to have a total direction over themselves and the field and requires being remarkably quicker upon which the triumph of the championship lies. This elite group of greatest female tennis players have established their courage in clay court games and in turn have imprinted their way to the Championship positions that they hold today. The commitment and the kind of enthusiasm and fervor they showed towards the game have brought them to be in the list of top ten championships of all times in the sturdy game of French Open Single’s Championship.

Top ten female tennis players of Wimbledon

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Martina, Navratilova, Top ten female tennis players of Wimbledon

Generally, Wimbledon tournament matches are played after the well-known hard court Australian Open Championship and the clay court French Open Championship tournaments. Wimbledon is one of the major tennis tournament played in the year. Wimbledon tournament bears with itself classiness and the noble patronage. The grass court is the perfect spot where the Wimbledon tournament takes place each year. Wimbledon is a principal game in tennis and looked upon with great expectation by every single tennis fan. The game has amassed a lot of interest and fame. Wimbledon is one tennis tournament which has got a huge fan group throughout the world. It is not an astonishing fact that the Champions of Wimbledon benefit from a unique attention among the tennis supporters in link with all other form of tournaments in tennis. Wimbledon Championships are measured as the perfect win in the game of tennis and hence every single tennis player will struggle to get it in their lifetime. It is a dream for many tennis aspirants which have been achieved by few talented and greatest female tennis players who top the list of the top ten champions who have proved to be masters in tennis by showcasing to the world some of the stunning performances of all time. These famous female tennis players have come to be known as the peak performers of all time with their record feat that has swept the audience completely. The top ten best female tennis players in Wimbledon Champions are listed below:

  1. Martina Navratilova
  2. Helen Wills Moody
  3. Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers
  4. Steffi Graf
  5. Blanche Bingley
  6. Billie Jean King
  7. Suzanne Lenglen
  8. Charlotte Cooper Sterry
  9. Lottie Dod
  10. Venus Williams

These famous female tennis players are certainly the masters of the tennis world. Each of them has their own approach and control on the game and it is hard to overlook the fantastic games these dazzlers have played so far.

Top ten male tennis players of Australian Open-All time

Top ten male tennis players of Australian Open-All time, Roy Emerson

The Australian Open is the first tournament of all the Grand Slam tennis tournaments. The other tournaments in the grand slam include French Open Championship, Wimbledon Championship and US Open Championship. The game is held on a hard court in Melbourne Park. The Australian Open also has an indoor play like that of Wimbledon Championships. The Australian Open is played on a hard court surface. On hard courts the bouncing is more than any other surfaces. This will cause the raising of the ball to a great extent. The Australian Open needs some tact and knack while playing. The tennis players need to be absolutely fast and must be brilliant enough to predict the turn of the ball upon the various kinds of shots. The Australian Open does not enjoy the network covering and broadcasting like all other Tennis tournaments. The Australian Open tennis tournament was excelled by famous male tennis players in tennis who proved to be great on all other courts like the hard court . These few men have carved a niche for themselves through an ultimate focus and brilliant strategy. The below mentioned list of top ten Men Champions in the Australian Open  are magnificent players who have enthralled the audience with some of the most memorable Australian tournaments ever. These men are known to be trendsetter in the tennis arena and have earned titles and Championships in other tournaments as well.

  1. Roy Emerson
  2. Andre Agassi
  3. Jack Crawford
  4. Roger Federer
  5. Ken Rosewall
  6. James Anderson
  7. Rod Laver
  8. Adrian Quist
  9. Mats Wilander
  10. Boris Becker

Interestingly, most of these players are of Australian origin and have done well in all  tournaments conducted in their home land. These top ten men are a great source of inspiration for the young people who wish to make it big in tennis world.

Top ten male tennis players of French Open-All time

Top ten male tennis players of French Open-All time, René Lacoste

French Open Championship is one of the prestigious tournaments in the world. It is held in Paris, France. The French Open Tennis has got lot of popularity and is followed by a large number of the crowd throughout the world. It has been very well proved that winning a French Championship tournament will greatly influence the tennis players’ carrier as it is considered to be a tough game in comparison to all other tournaments in tennis. French Open tournaments are always played on the clay court which calls for an extra edge over the game as it is not an easy affair to win over the tournament in a clay court. The court lowers the ball and increases the bouncing capacity of the ball thereby making it an absolutely swift game. Since the ball bounces with great speed the player must be really good to spot the turn of the ball and should be prepared for any surprise moves. Overall, French Open tournaments are considered to be one tournament that demands a great deal of physical activities. The players need to have an absolute control over themselves and the ground and needs to be amazingly fast to acheive victory on the championship ground. The top ten men in French Open Championship are listed below:

  1. Max Decugis
  2. Björn Borg
  3. Henri Cochet
  4. Rafael Nadal
  5. Paul Aymé
  6. André Vacherot
  7. Maurice Germot
  8. Gustavo Kuerten
  9. René Lacoste
  10. Ivan Lendl

This bunch of amazing male players have proved their mettle in clay court games  and in turn have carved their way  to the Championship positions that they hold today. The commitment and the kind of zeal and passion they showed towards the game have brought them to be in the list of top ten championships of all times in the tough game of French Open Single’s Championship.

Top ten male tennis players of Wimbledon-All time

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Top ten male tennis players of Wimbledon-All time, Rod Laver

Wimbledon is one tennis tournament which has got a large fan following throughout the world. It is not a surprising fact that the Champions of Wimbledon enjoy  special attention among the tennis followers in comparison with all other  tournaments in tennis. Usually, Wimbledon tournament matches are played after the famous hard court game Australian Open Championship and the clay court game French Open Championship tournaments are played. The Wimbledon culminates as the major tennis tournament played for the year.

Wimbledon tournament carries with itself the sophistication and the royal patronage. The rye grass court is the ideal spot where the Wimbledon tournament takes place every year. Wimbledon is a chief game in tennis and looked up to by every single tennis fan. No wonder, the game has gleaned a lot of attention and popularity. Wimbledon Championships are considered as the perfect win in the game of tennis and hence every single tennis player will strive to get it in their lifetime. It is a dream for many tennis aspirants, but this dream has been achieved by few great men who top the list of the top ten champions and have proved to be masters in tennis by showcasing to the world some of the dazzling performances of all time. These evergreen men have come to be known as the top ten performers of all time with their record performances that has swept the audience of their feet. The top ten men in Wimbledon Champions list are given below:

  1. Pete Sampras
  2. William Renshaw
  3. Roger Federer
  4. Björn Borg
  5. Lawrence Doherty
  6. Reginald Doherty
  7. Rod Laver
  8. Anthony Wilding
  9. Wilfred Baddeley
  10. Boris Becker

These men are definitely the masters of the tennis world. Each has their own style and control on the game and it is hard to miss the fantastic games these legends have played so far.