1983 Wimbledon Championships

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1983 Wimbledon Championships
Date(s) 20 June - 3 July
Edition 97th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Draw 128S / 64D / 64MX
Prize money £978,211
Surface Grass
Location Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
United States John McEnroe
Women's Singles
United States Martina Navratilova
Men's Doubles
United States Peter Fleming / United States John McEnroe
Women's Doubles
United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver
Mixed Doubles
Australia Wendy Turnbull / United Kingdom John Lloyd
Boys' Singles
Sweden Stefan Edberg
Girls' Singles
France Pascale Paradis
Boys' Doubles
Australia Mark Kratzmann / Australia Simon Youl
Girls' Doubles
United States Patty Fendick / Hong Kong Patricia Hy

The 1983 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 97th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 20 June to 3 July 1983.

Prize money[edit]

The total prize money for 1983 championships was £978,211. The winner of the men's title earned £66,600 while the women's singles champion earned £60,000.[1][2]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128
Men's Singles £66,600 £33,300 £16,650 £8,430 £4,880 £2,662 £1,533 £888
Women's Singles £60,000 £30,000 £14,585 £7,123 £3,904 £2,048 £1,196 £684
Men's Doubles * £26,628 £13,314 £6,656 £2,664 £1,330 £444 £222 N/A
Women's Doubles * £23,100 £11,550 £5,324 £2,130 £974 £320 £160 N/A
Mixed Doubles * £12,000 £6,000 £3,000 £1,400 £700 £350 £150 N/A

* per team

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

United States John McEnroe defeated New Zealand Chris Lewis 6–2, 6–2, 6–2

  • It was McEnroe's 5th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Wimbledon title.

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Martina Navratilova defeated United States Andrea Jaeger 6–0, 6–3

  • It was Navratilova's 18th career Grand Slam title and her 4th Wimbledon single's title.

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Peter Fleming / United States John McEnroe defeated United States Tim Gullikson / United States Tom Gullikson 6–4, 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Fleming's 5th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Wimbledon title. It was McEnroe's 11th career Grand Slam title and his 5th Wimbledon title.

Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver defeated United States Rosemary Casals / Australia Wendy Turnbull 6–2, 6–2

  • It was Navratilova's 19th career Grand Slam title and her 9th Wimbledon title. It was Shriver's 4th career Grand Slam title and her 3rd Wimbledon title.

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Australia Wendy Turnbull / United Kingdom John Lloyd defeated United States Billie Jean King / United States Steve Denton 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–5), 7–5

  • It was Turnbull's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title. It was Lloyd's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st Wimbledon title.

Juniors[edit]

Boys' Singles[edit]

Sweden Stefan Edberg defeated Australia John Frawley 6–3, 7–6(7–5)

Girls' Singles[edit]

France Pascale Paradis defeated Hong Kong Patricia Hy 6–2, 6–1

Boys' Doubles[edit]

Australia Mark Kratzmann / Australia Simon Youl defeated Romania Mihnea-Ion Năstase / Finland Olli Rahnasto 6–4, 6–4

Girls' Doubles[edit]

United States Patty Fendick / Hong Kong Patricia Hy defeated Sweden Carin Anderholm / Sweden Helena Olsson 6–1, 7–5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Little, Alan (2013). Wimbledon Compendium 2013 (23 ed.). London: All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club. pp. 327–334. ISBN 978-1899039401. 
  2. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1983). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 53. ISBN 978-0356093840. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1983 French Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1983 U.S. Open