2004 Wimbledon Championships
|2004 Wimbledon Championships|
|Date:||21 June - 4 July|
|Category:||Grand Slam (ITF)|
London, United Kingdom
|Jonas Björkman / Todd Woodbridge|
|Cara Black / Rennae Stubbs|
|Wayne Black / Cara Black|
|Brendan Evans / Scott Oudsema|
|Victoria Azarenka / Volha Havartsova|
The 2004 Wimbledon Championships were held between June 21 – July 4, 2004.
Roger Federer was successful in his title defence, defeating Andy Roddick in the final to win his second Wimbledon title. Two-time defending champion Serena Williams was unsuccessful in her title defence, being upset in the final by then little-known 17-year-old Russian Maria Sharapova in the final; she became the first Russian player, male or female, to win Wimbledon, and the second-youngest player to win Wimbledon.
List of the 2004 Wimbledon Champions:
- It was Federer's sixth title of the year, and his 17th overall. It was his third career Grand Slam title, and his 2nd at Wimbledon.
- It was Sharapova's second title of the year, and her fourth overall. It was her first career Grand Slam title.
Gael Monfils defeated Miles Kasiri, 7–5, 7–6(8-6)
- Sharapova became the first Russian player (male or female) to win the singles title at Wimbledon.
- Woodbridge won his record 9th Wimbledon's doubles title. It would be his last Grand Slam title.
2004 French Open
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by
2004 US Open