Australian Open Winners and runner-ups (female): From 1960-1969

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

The women’s singles Australian Open tennis tournament was first contested in 1922 along with mixed doubles. Since then, Australian Open women’s singles has been ruled by greatest female tennis players who with their spectacular performances won the hearts of tennis fans. In the Amateur Australian Open titles, Margaret Court holds the record for most titles and consecutive titles as well. In the Open Era, American famous tennis player Serena Williams has won the most number of titles (5 Australian Open titles). Here are the winners and runner ups (females) of Australian Open (1960-1969):

Australian Open Tennis- 1960

  • Australian Open winner (female): Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Jan Lehane

Australian Open Tennis- 1961

  • Australian Open winner (female):  Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Jan Lehane

Australian Open Tennis- 1962

  • Australian Open winner (female): Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Jan Lehane

Australian Open Tennis-1963

  • Australian Open winner (female): Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Jan Lehane

Australian Open Tennis- 1964

  • Australian Open winner (female): Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Lesley Turner

Australian Open Tennis-1965

  • Australian Open winner (male): Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Maria Bueno

Australian Open Tennis- 1966

  • Australian Open winner (female): Margaret Smith
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Nancy Richey

Australian Open Tennis-1967

  • Australian Open winner (female): Nancy Richey
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Lesley Turner

Australian Open Tennis-1968

  • Australian Open winner (female): Billie Jean King
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Margaret Smith-Court

Australian Open Tennis- 1969

  • Australian Open winner (female): Margaret Smith-Court
  • Australian Open runner-up (female): Billie Jean king

Australian Open winners and runner-ups (male)- From 1960-1969

Roy Emerson and Rod Laver, Australian Open winners and runner-ups male, From 1960-1969

Australian Open tennis tournament is the first Grand Slam of the year that is played in the last fortnight of January. It is a hard court tournament and played at the Melbourne Park. Over the last decades, the greatest tennis players, both male and female have displayed tremendous talents and played some extraordinary games at the Australian Open tournament. Some have ruled the court over an extended period of time making it impossible for other players to penetrate the consistent win cycle. In the male category, famous male tennis players Rod Laver and Roy Emerson ruled the hard court Australian Open. Here are the winners and runner-ups (male players) of Australian Open from 1960-1969:

Year 1960- Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Rod Laver
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Neale Fraser

Year 1961- Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Roy Emerson
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Rod Laver

Year 1962: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Rod Laver
  • Australian Open runner-up (male) Roy Emerson

Year 1963: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Roy Emerson
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Ken Fletcher

Australian open Tennis: 1964 

  • Australian Open winner (male): Roy Emerson
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Fred Stolle

Year 1965: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Roy Emerson
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Fred Stolle

Year 1966: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Roy Emerson
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Arther Ashe

Year 1967: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Roy Emerson
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Arthur Ashe

Year 1968: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Bill Bowrey
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Juan Gisbert

Year 1969: Australian Open Tennis

  • Australian Open winner (male): Rod Laver
  • Australian Open runner-up (male): Andres Gimeno