1982 Wimbledon Championships

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1982 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   21 June - 4 July
Edition:   96th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jimmy Connors
Women's Singles
United States Martina Navratilova
Men's Doubles
Australia Peter McNamara / Australia Paul McNamee
Women's Doubles
United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver
Mixed Doubles
United States Anne Smith / South Africa Kevin Curren
Boys' Singles
Australia Pat Cash
Girls' Singles
France Catherine Tanvier
Boys' Doubles
Australia Pat Cash / Australia John Frawley
Girls' Doubles
United States Penny Barg / United States Beth Herr
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1981 1983 > 

The 1982 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon in London in England. It was the 96th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 21 June to 4 July 1982.

Seniors[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States Jimmy Connors defeated United States John McEnroe 3–6, 6–3, 6–7(2–7), 7–6(7–5), 6–4

  • It was Connors's 6th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last Wimbledon title.

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Martina Navratilova defeated United States Chris Evert-Lloyd 6–1, 3–6, 6–2

  • It was Navratilova's 15th career Grand Slam title and her 3rd Wimbledon title.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia Peter McNamara / Australia Paul McNamee defeated United States Peter Fleming / United States John McEnroe 6–3, 6–2

  • It was McNamara's 3rd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Wimbledon title. It was McNamee's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last Wimbledon title.

Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver defeated United States Kathy Jordan / United States Anne Smith 6–4, 6–1

  • It was Navratilova's 16th career Grand Slam title and her 7th Wimbledon title. It was Shriver's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title.

Mixed Doubles[edit]

United States Anne Smith / South Africa Kevin Curren defeated Australia Wendy Turnbull / United Kingdom John Lloyd 2–6, 6–3, 7–5

  • It was Smith's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title. It was Curren's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his only Wimbledon title.

Juniors[edit]

Boys' Singles[edit]

Australia Pat Cash defeated Sweden Henrik Sundström 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–3

Girls' Singles[edit]

France Catherine Tanvier defeated Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6–2, 7–5

Boys' Doubles[edit]

Australia Pat Cash / Australia John Frawley defeated United States Rick Leach / United States John Ross 6–3, 6–4

Girls' Doubles[edit]

United States Penny Barg / United States Beth Herr defeated United States Barbara Gerken / United States Gretchen Rush 6–1, 6–4

Prize money[edit]

Event W F SF QF 4R 3R 2R 1R
Singles [1] Men £41,667 £20,830 £10,417 £5,278 £3,056 £1,667 £972 £556
Women £37,500 £18,750 £9,125 £4,222 £2,445 £1,300 £755 £428

Total prize money for the event was £527,420.

References[edit]

  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1983). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 53. ISBN 978-0356093840. 

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1982 French Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1982 U.S. Open