2000 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London in England. It was the 114th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 26 June to 9 July 2000. It was the third Grand Slam tennis event of the year.
Pete Sampras won his fourth consecutive Wimbledon title, defeating Patrick Rafter in the final. It was also his last Wimbledon title. Lindsay Davenport was unsuccessful in her title defence, being defeated by Venus Williams in the women's final. It was the first of five Wimbledon titles for Venus Williams.
Seniors [ edit ]
Men's singles [ edit ]
Pete Sampras defeated [1 ] Patrick Rafter, 6–7 (10-12), 7–6 (7-5), 6–4, 6–2
It was Sampras's 2nd title of the year, and his 63rd overall. It was his 13th career Grand Slam title (a record), and his 7th (and last) Wimbledon title (a record, tied with
William Renshaw, and subsequently Roger Federer).
Women's singles [ edit ]
defeated Venus Williams Lindsay Davenport, 6–3, 7–6 (7-3)
It was Williams's 1st title of the year, and her 10th overall. It was her 1st career Grand Slam title.
Men's doubles [ edit ]
/ Todd Woodbridge defeated Mark Woodforde Paul Haarhuis / Sandon Stolle, 6–3, 6–4, 6–1
Women's doubles [ edit ]
/ Serena Williams Venus Williams defeated [2 ] Julie Halard-Decugis / Ai Sugiyama, 6–3, 6–2
Mixed doubles [ edit ]
/ Kimberly Po defeated Don Johnson Kim Clijsters / Lleyton Hewitt, 6–4, 7–6 (7-3)
Juniors [ edit ]
Boys' Singles [ edit ]
defeated Nicolas Mahut Mario Ančić, 3–6, 6–3, 7–5
Girls' Singles [ edit ]
defeated María Emilia Salerni Tatiana Perebiynis, 6–4, 7–5
Boys' Doubles [ edit ]
/ Dominique Coene defeated Kristof Vliegen Andrew Banks / Benjamin Riby, 6–3, 1–6, 6–3
Girls' Doubles [ edit ]
/ Ioana Gaspar defeated Tatiana Perebiynis Dája Bedáňová / María Emilia Salerni, 7–6 (7-2), 6–3
Singles players [ edit ]
Prize money [ edit ]
Singles [3 ] Men
Total prize money for the event was £8,056,480.
^ This marked Sampras' 7th (record) Wimbledon singles' crown.
^ First time two sisters won the Wimbledon women's doubles title.
^ John Barrett, ed. (2001). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 107. ISBN 978-0-00-711129-9.
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