Tennis Records: List of Tennis Grand Slam Men’s Singles Champions by Age at First Win

by on December 28, 2012
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Mark Edmondson

Beginning of Grand Slam Tennis Tournaments:

In 1891, the tournament of French Open was started for men in 1891 and for women in 1897.It was stop because of the world wars. in 1968, it was played at the part of Open Era  that created an opportunity for tennis player to play as professional. 

Men’s List:

Age Country Name Tournaments Opening Date
33yrs Australia Ken Rosewall French Open-1968 09-06-1968
29yrs Australia Rod Laver Wimbledon-1968 06-07-1968
25yrs USA Arthur Ashe US Open-1968 05-09–1968
24yrs Czechoslovakia Jan Kodes French Open-1970 01-05-1970
26yrs Australia John Newcombe Wimbledon-1970 22-06-1970
24yrs USA Stan Smith US Open-1971 01-08-1971
34yrs Spain Andrés Gimeno French Open-1972 22-05-1972
26yrs Romania  Ilie Năstase US Open-1972 10-09–1972
17yrs Sweden Björn Borg French Open-1974 03-06-1974
21yrs USA  Jimmy Connors Wimbledon-1974 06-06-1974
26 yrs Spain Manuel Orantes US Open-1975 07 -09- 1975
21 yrs Australia Mark Edmondson Australian Open-1976 05 -01- 1976
24 yrs Argentina  Guillermo Vilas French-1977 Open 05 -06- 1977
20 yrs USA  John McEnroe US Open-1979 09 -09- 1979
23 yrs South Africa  Johan Kriek Australian Open-1981 02 -01- 1982
17 yrs Sweden  Mats Wilander French Open-1982 11 -06- 1982
23 yrs France  Yannick Noah French Open-1983 16 -06- 1983
24 yrs Czechoslovakia  Ivan Lendl French Open-1984 12 -06- 1984
17 yrs West Germany  Boris Becker Wimbledon-1985 08 -07- 1985
19 yrs Sweden  Stefan Edberg Australian Open-1985 09 -10- 1985
22 yrs Australia  Pat Cash Wimbledon-1987 06 -07- 1987
17 yrs USA  Michael Chang French Open-1989 12 -06- 1989
30 yrs Ecuador  Andrés Gómez French Open-1990 10 -06- 1990
19 yrs USA  Pete Sampras US Open-1990 10 -09- 1990
20 yrs USA  Jim Courier 1991 French Open 10 -06- 1991
22 yrs Germany  Michael Stich Wimbledon-1991 08 -07- 1991
22 yrs USA  Andre Agassi Wimbledon-1992 06 -07- 1992
22 yrs Spain  Sergi Bruguera French Open-1993 07 -06- 1993
27 yrs Austria  Thomas Muster French Open-1995 12 -06- 1995
22 yrs Russia  Yevgeny Kafelnikov French Open-1996 10 -06- 1996
24 yrs Netherlands  Richard Krajicek Wimbledon-1996 08 -07- 1996
20 yrs Brazil  Gustavo Kuerten French Open-1997 09 -06- 1997
24 yrs Australia  Patrick Rafter US Open-1997 08 -09- 1997
30 yrs, CzechRepublic  Petr Korda Australian Open-1998 01-02-1998
21 yrs Spain  Carlos Moyá French Open-1998 08 -06- 1998
20 yrs Russia  Marat Safin US Open-2000 11 -09- 2000

 

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