Who won 24 Grand Slams?

Margaret Court AC MBE (née Smith; born 16 July 1942), also known as Margaret Smith Court, is an Australian retired tennis player and former world No. 1. She won 24 Grand Slam women's singles titles, 19 Grand Slam women's doubles titles, and 21 Grand Slam mixed doubles titles.

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Who has 24 Grand Slam titles in tennis?

Margaret Court has 24 singles majors, an all-time record. In 1970, Court became the first woman during the Open Era to win the singles Grand Slam.

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Who has won 23 Grand Slams?

Tennis player Serena Williams won more Grand Slam singles titles (23) than any other woman or man during the open era. In addition, Serena and her sister Venus won 14 Grand Slam doubles titles, the second most for a pair in the open era, and three doubles gold medals at the Olympics.

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Who has won 25 Grand Slams?

Stat of the Day: Rafael Nadal has now won 21 of his last 25 Grand Slam semifinals.

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What is tennis champion Roger Federer's Favourite number?

Federer brushes his teeth thrice daily. His favourite number is eight.

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Who has beaten Djokovic the most?

To date, Djokovic is the only man to have beaten Federer at all four majors and likewise Federer is the only player to defeat Djokovic at all four of them. Initially, Federer dominated the rivalry, leading 13–6 by the end of 2010. Later, Djokovic has been in control of the rivalry, leading 21–10 since 2011.

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Who won 4 Grand Slams in a year?

Only five players in history have won all four Grand Slams in the same year, and the last to do it was Steffi Graf in 1988. The only men to achieve the feat are Don Budge (in 1938) and Rod Laver (in 1962 and 1969). The pressure on Djokovic at the US Open when he tries to complete the set for the year will be immense.

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Who is the oldest to win a Grand Slam?

Back in 1972, Ken Rosewall became the oldest ever grand slam winner by defeating Malcolm Anderson 7-6 6-3 7-5 to win the Australian Open. Ken was 37 years, 2 months and 1 day old when he won the title and in doing so, cemented his place in the history books.

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Who has won all 4 Grand Slams in one calendar year?

#1 Steffi Graf, 1988

1988 was also her golden year, as she completed a Super Slam, the only player to have achieved that in a period of 12 months, winning all four Grand Slam Titles, the Olympic Gold Medal and the WTA Tour Championships.

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Has Serena Williams won a Grand Slam?

Serena Williams turns 40 today. One of the greatest tennis players of all time, Williams has won 23 singles Grand Slam titles, four Olympic gold medals, spent 319 weeks as world No 1, and holds a number of WTA records.

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How many Wimbledon Serena?

Serena Williams has reached 11 Wimbledon singles finals in her career – the only female player with more in the Open era is Martina Navratilova who reached 12 singles finals at The All England Club. Another Wimbledon, another final for Williams in 2019, who became the oldest women's grand slam singles finalist.

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Has Serena Williams won all four Grand Slams?

From the 2002 French Open to the 2003 Australian Open, she was dominant, winning all four major singles titles (each time over Venus in the final) to achieve a non-calendar year Grand Slam and the career Grand Slam, known as the "Serena Slam".

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Who is the greatest female tennis player of all time?

Margaret Court

There are many experts out there who feel that Margaret Court is the best player of all time. With a record 24 Grand Slam singles titles, it's hard to argue. Add in her 19 doubles and 19 mixed doubles titles and Court has a record 62 Major titles to her credit.

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Who is the youngest Grand Slam winner?

Martina Hingis, (born September 30, 1980, Košice, Czechoslovakia [now in Slovakia]), Swiss professional tennis player who became the youngest person in the “open” era to win a Grand Slam singles title and the youngest to be ranked world number one.

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Who is the youngest player to win a Grand Slam?

At the 1997 Australian Open, Martina Hingis became the youngest ever Grand Slam champion, winning the tournament aged 16. On March 31, 1997, the Swiss became the youngest player ever to attain the WTA World No.

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Who is the youngest woman to win a Grand Slam?

Martina Hingis - 16 years and 117 days

Martina Hingis always looked destined for greatness, and she remains the youngest woman to ever win a Grand Slam.

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Who has won all Grand Slams twice?

Rod Laver uniquely achieved a calendar-year Grand Slam twice - as an amateur in 1962 and as a professional in 1969. The only other man to win each of the four major singles titles more than once is Roy Emerson, who won twice in France, Wimbledon and the US, to go with six Australian championships.

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Who is the greatest tennis player of all time?

1. Roger Federer. We hear Roger Federer talked about as the greatest tennis player of all time (G.O.A.T) so often that you might think it was easy to put the great Swiss at the top of this list. However, it was only by the slenderest of margins that Federer earned his place as our top tennis player of all time.

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Has Novak Djokovic won all four Grand Slams?

Technically, Djokovic already has won “four out of four” over two seasons in 2015 and 2016. Though that was rare and remarkable, it was not a Grand Slam, which by tradition and the constitution of the International Tennis Federation requires that the four titles be won “in one calendar year.”

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Who has beaten Federer the most?

It is the Serbian legend, Novak Djokovic, who has defeated Roger Federer the most times on the court. He definitely has the answer to Federer's amazing shots and cheeky volleys and has beaten him 27 times in his career so far. In contrast, the Swiss Maestro has only managed to battle past Djoker 23 times.

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Who has Federer lost to?

In the French Open semifinals, Federer ended Djokovic's undefeated streak of 43 consecutive wins with a four-set victory. Federer then lost in the final to Rafael Nadal. At Wimbledon, Federer advanced to his 29th consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinal, losing to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

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Who is the goat of tennis?

1. Novak Djokovic. At 34 years of age and in the late prime years of his career, Djokovic is clearly the best player in the world at the moment, and he has the potential to win more Grand Slam titles. With 20 Grand Slam titles already under his belt he trails just Rafael Nadal who stands at 21.

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