List of Open Era Grand Slam women's singles finals

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These are all of the women's Grand Slam singles finals in the Open Era of tennis.[1]

Chronological list[edit]

  Indicates a player's first title (of the era)
Year Championship Champion Runner-up Score in the final
1st 2nd 3rd
1968 French Open United States Nancy Richey United Kingdom Ann Haydon Jones 5–7 6–4 6–1
Wimbledon United States Billie Jean King Australia Judy Tegart Dalton 9–7 7–5
US Open United Kingdom Virginia Wade United States Billie Jean King 6–4 6–4
1969 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court United States Billie Jean King 6–4 6–1
French Open Australia Margaret Court United Kingdom Ann Haydon Jones 6–1 4–6 6–3
Wimbledon United Kingdom Ann Haydon Jones United States Billie Jean King 3–6 6–3 6–2
US Open Australia Margaret Court United States Nancy Richey 6–2 6–2
1970 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Kerry Melville Reid 6–1 6–3
French Open Australia Margaret Court West Germany Helga Niessen Masthoff 6–2 6–4
Wimbledon Australia Margaret Court United States Billie Jean King 14–12 11–9
US Open Australia Margaret Court United States Rosemary Casals 6–2 2–6 6–1
1971 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 2–6 7–67–0 7–5
French Open Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley Australia Helen Gourlay Cawley 6–3 7–5
Wimbledon Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley Australia Margaret Court 6–4 6–1
US Open United States Billie Jean King United States Rosemary Casals 6–4 7–6
1972 Australian Open United Kingdom Virginia Wade Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–4 6–4
French Open United States Billie Jean King Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–3 6–3
Wimbledon United States Billie Jean King Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–3 6–3
US Open United States Billie Jean King Australia Kerry Melville Reid 6–3 7–5
1973 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–4 7–5
French Open Australia Margaret Court United States Chris Evert 6–75–7 7–68–6 6–4
Wimbledon United States Billie Jean King United States Chris Evert 6–0 7–5
US Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 7–6 5–7 6–2
1974 Australian Open Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley United States Chris Evert 7–67–5 4–6 6–0
French Open United States Chris Evert Soviet Union Olga Morozova 6–1 6–2
Wimbledon United States Chris Evert Soviet Union Olga Morozova 6–0 6–4
US Open United States Billie Jean King Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 3–6 6–3 7–5
1975 Australian Open Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley Czechoslovakia Martina Navratilova 6–3 6–2
French Open United States Chris Evert Czechoslovakia Martina Navratilova 2–6 6–2 6–1
Wimbledon United States Billie Jean King Australia Evonne Goolagong 6–0 6–1
US Open United States Chris Evert Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 5–7 6–4 6–2
1976 Australian Open Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley Czechoslovakia Renáta Tomanová 6–2 6–2
French Open United Kingdom Sue Barker Czechoslovakia Renáta Tomanová 6–2 0–6 6–2
Wimbledon United States Chris Evert Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–3 4–6 8–6
US Open United States Chris Evert Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–3 6–0
1977 Australian Open (January) Australia Kerry Melville Reid Australia Dianne Fromholtz Balestrat 7–5 6–2
French Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec Romania Florenţa Mihai 6–2 6–7 6–1
Wimbledon United Kingdom Virginia Wade Netherlands Betty Stöve 4–6 6–3 6–1
US Open United States Chris Evert Australia Wendy Turnbull 7–6 6–2
Australian Open (December) Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley Australia Helen Gourlay Cawley 6–3 6–0
1978 French Open Romania Virginia Ruzici Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec 6–2 6–2
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 2–6 6–4 7–5
US Open United States Chris Evert United States Pam Shriver 7–5 6–4
Australian Open Australia Christine O'Neil United States Betsy Nagelsen 6–3 7–67–3
1979 French Open United States Chris Evert Australia Wendy Turnbull 6–2 6–0
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 6–4 6–4
US Open United States Tracy Austin United States Chris Evert 6–4 6–3
Australian Open United States Barbara Jordan United States Sharon Walsh 6–3 6–3
1980 French Open United States Chris Evert Romania Virginia Ruzici 6–0 6–3
Wimbledon Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley United States Chris Evert 6–1 7–6
US Open United States Chris Evert Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková 5–7 6–1 6–1
Australian Open Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková Australia Wendy Turnbull 6–0 7–5
1981 French Open Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková West Germany Sylvia Hanika 6–2 6–4
Wimbledon United States Chris Evert Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková 6–2 6–2
US Open United States Tracy Austin United States Martina Navratilova 1–6 7–67–4 7–67–1
Australian Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 6–74–7 6–4 7–5
1982 French Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Andrea Jaeger 7–68–6 6–1
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 6–1 3–6 6–2
US Open United States Chris Evert Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková 6–3 6–1
Australian Open United States Chris Evert United States Martina Navratilova 6–3 2–6 6–3
1983 French Open United States Chris Evert Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec 6–1 6–2
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Andrea Jaeger 6–0 6–3
US Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 6–1 6–3
Australian Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Kathy Jordan 6–2 7–67–5
1984 French Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 6–3 6–1
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 7–67–5 6–2
US Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 4–6 6–4 6–4
Australian Open United States Chris Evert Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6–74–7 6–1 6–3
1985 French Open United States Chris Evert United States Martina Navratilova 6–3 6–74–7 7–5
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 4–6 6–3 6–2
US Open Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková United States Martina Navratilova 7–67–3 1–6 7–67–2
Australian Open United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert 6–2 4–6 6–2
1986 French Open United States Chris Evert United States Martina Navratilova 2–6 6–3 6–3
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková 7–67–1 6–3
US Open United States Martina Navratilova Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6–3 6–2
1987 Australian Open Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková United States Martina Navratilova 7–5 7–67–1
French Open West Germany Steffi Graf United States Martina Navratilova 6–4 4–6 8–6
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova West Germany Steffi Graf 5–7 6–2 6–1
US Open United States Martina Navratilova West Germany Steffi Graf 7–67–4 6–1
1988 Australian Open West Germany Steffi Graf United States Chris Evert 6–1 7–67–3
French Open West Germany Steffi Graf Soviet Union Natasha Zvereva 6–0 6–0
Wimbledon West Germany Steffi Graf United States Martina Navratilova 5–7 6–2 6–1
US Open West Germany Steffi Graf Argentina Gabriela Sabatini 6–3 3–6 6–1
1989 Australian Open West Germany Steffi Graf Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6–4 6–4
French Open Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario West Germany Steffi Graf 7–68–6 3–6 7–5
Wimbledon West Germany Steffi Graf United States Martina Navratilova 6–2 6–71–7 6–1
US Open West Germany Steffi Graf United States Martina Navratilova 3–6 7–5 6–1
1990 Australian Open West Germany Steffi Graf United States Mary Joe Fernandez 6–3 6–4
French Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles West Germany Steffi Graf 7–68–6 6–4
Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Zina Garrison 6–4 6–1
US Open Argentina Gabriela Sabatini West Germany Steffi Graf 6–2 7–67–4
1991 Australian Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles Czechoslovakia Jana Novotná 5–7 6–3 6–1
French Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–3 6–4
Wimbledon Germany Steffi Graf Argentina Gabriela Sabatini 6–4 3–6 8–6
US Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles United States Martina Navratilova 7–67–1 6–1
1992 Australian Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles United States Mary Joe Fernandez 6–2 6–3
French Open Serbia and Montenegro Monica Seles Germany Steffi Graf 6–2 3–6 10–8
Wimbledon Germany Steffi Graf Serbia and Montenegro Monica Seles 6–2 6–1
US Open Serbia and Montenegro Monica Seles Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–3 6–3
1993 Australian Open Serbia and Montenegro Monica Seles Germany Steffi Graf 4–6 6–3 6–2
French Open Germany Steffi Graf United States Mary Joe Fernandez 4–6 6–2 6–4
Wimbledon Germany Steffi Graf Czech Republic Jana Novotná 7–68–6 1–6 6–4
US Open Germany Steffi Graf Czech Republic Helena Suková 6–3 6–3
1994 Australian Open Germany Steffi Graf Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–0 6–2
French Open Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario France Mary Pierce 6–4 6–4
Wimbledon Spain Conchita Martínez United States Martina Navratilova 6–4 3–6 6–3
US Open Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario Germany Steffi Graf 1–6 7–67–3 6–4
1995 Australian Open France Mary Pierce Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–3 6–2
French Open Germany Steffi Graf Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 7–5 4–6 6–0
Wimbledon Germany Steffi Graf Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 4–6 6–1 7–5
US Open Germany Steffi Graf United States Monica Seles 7–68–6 0–6 6–3
1996 Australian Open United States Monica Seles Germany Anke Huber 6–4 6–1
French Open Germany Steffi Graf Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–3 6–74–7 10–8
Wimbledon Germany Steffi Graf Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–3 7–5
US Open Germany Steffi Graf United States Monica Seles 7–5 6–4
1997 Australian Open Switzerland Martina Hingis France Mary Pierce 6–2 6–2
French Open Croatia Iva Majoli Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–4 6–2
Wimbledon Switzerland Martina Hingis Czech Republic Jana Novotná 2–6 6–3 6–3
US Open Switzerland Martina Hingis United States Venus Williams 6–0 6–4
1998 Australian Open Switzerland Martina Hingis Spain Conchita Martínez 6–3 6–3
French Open Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario United States Monica Seles 7–67–5 0–6 6–2
Wimbledon Czech Republic Jana Novotná France Nathalie Tauziat 6–4 7–67–2
US Open United States Lindsay Davenport Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–3 7–5
1999 Australian Open Switzerland Martina Hingis France Amélie Mauresmo 6–2 6–3
French Open Germany Steffi Graf Switzerland Martina Hingis 4–6 7–5 6–2
Wimbledon United States Lindsay Davenport Germany Steffi Graf 6–4 7–5
US Open United States Serena Williams Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–3 7–67–4
2000 Australian Open United States Lindsay Davenport Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–1 7–5
French Open France Mary Pierce Spain Conchita Martínez 6–2 7–5
Wimbledon United States Venus Williams United States Lindsay Davenport 6–3 7–67–3
US Open United States Venus Williams United States Lindsay Davenport 6–4 7–5
2001 Australian Open United States Jennifer Capriati Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–4 6–3
French Open United States Jennifer Capriati Belgium Kim Clijsters 1–6 6–4 12–10
Wimbledon United States Venus Williams Belgium Justine Henin 6–1 3–6 6–0
US Open United States Venus Williams United States Serena Williams 6–2 6–4
2002 Australian Open United States Jennifer Capriati Switzerland Martina Hingis 4–6 7–69–7 6–2
French Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 7–5 6–3
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 7–67–4 6–3
US Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 6–4 6–3
2003 Australian Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 7–67–4 3–6 6–4
French Open Belgium Justine Henin Belgium Kim Clijsters 6–0 6–4
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 4–6 6–4 6–2
US Open Belgium Justine Henin Belgium Kim Clijsters 7–5 6–1
2004 Australian Open Belgium Justine Henin Belgium Kim Clijsters 6–3 4–6 6–3
French Open Russia Anastasia Myskina Russia Elena Dementieva 6–1 6–2
Wimbledon Russia Maria Sharapova United States Serena Williams 6–1 6–4
US Open Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova Russia Elena Dementieva 6–3 7–5
2005 Australian Open United States Serena Williams United States Lindsay Davenport 2–6 6–3 6–0
French Open Belgium Justine Henin France Mary Pierce 6–1 6–1
Wimbledon United States Venus Williams United States Lindsay Davenport 4–6 7–67–4 9–7
US Open Belgium Kim Clijsters France Mary Pierce 6–3 6–1
2006 Australian Open France Amélie Mauresmo Belgium Justine Henin 6–1 2–0 ret.
French Open Belgium Justine Henin Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 6–4 6–4
Wimbledon France Amélie Mauresmo Belgium Justine Henin 2–6 6–3 6–4
US Open Russia Maria Sharapova Belgium Justine Henin 6–4 6–4
2007 Australian Open United States Serena Williams Russia Maria Sharapova 6–1 6–2
French Open Belgium Justine Henin Serbia Ana Ivanovic 6–1 6–2
Wimbledon United States Venus Williams France Marion Bartoli 6–4 6–1
US Open Belgium Justine Henin Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 6–1 6–3
2008 Australian Open Russia Maria Sharapova Serbia Ana Ivanovic 7–5 6–3
French Open Serbia Ana Ivanovic Russia Dinara Safina 6–4 6–3
Wimbledon United States Venus Williams United States Serena Williams 7–5 6–4
US Open United States Serena Williams Serbia Jelena Janković 6–4 7–5
2009 Australian Open United States Serena Williams Russia Dinara Safina 6–0 6–3
French Open Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova Russia Dinara Safina 6–4 6–2
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 7–67–3 6–2
US Open Belgium Kim Clijsters Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 7–5 6–3
2010 Australian Open United States Serena Williams Belgium Justine Henin 6–4 3–6 6–2
French Open Italy Francesca Schiavone Australia Samantha Stosur 6–4 7–67–2
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams Russia Vera Zvonareva 6–3 6–2
US Open Belgium Kim Clijsters Russia Vera Zvonareva 6–2 6–1
2011 Australian Open Belgium Kim Clijsters China Li Na 3–6 6–3 6–3
French Open China Li Na Italy Francesca Schiavone 6–4 7–67–0
Wimbledon Czech Republic Petra Kvitová Russia Maria Sharapova 6–3 6–4
US Open Australia Samantha Stosur United States Serena Williams 6–2 6–3
2012 Australian Open Belarus Victoria Azarenka Russia Maria Sharapova 6–3 6–0
French Open Russia Maria Sharapova Italy Sara Errani 6–3 6–2
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams Poland Agnieszka Radwańska 6–1 5–7 6–2
US Open United States Serena Williams Belarus Victoria Azarenka 6–2 2–6 7–5
2013 Australian Open Belarus Victoria Azarenka China Li Na 4–6 6–4 6–3
French Open United States Serena Williams Russia Maria Sharapova 6–4 6–4
Wimbledon France Marion Bartoli Germany Sabine Lisicki 6–1 6–4
US Open United States Serena Williams Belarus Victoria Azarenka 7–5 6–76–8 6–1
2014 Australian Open China Li Na Slovakia Dominika Cibulková 7–67–3 6–0
French Open Russia Maria Sharapova Romania Simona Halep 6–4 6–75–7 6–4
Wimbledon Czech Republic Petra Kvitova Canada Eugenie Bouchard 6–3 6–0
US Open United States Serena Williams Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 6–3 6–3
2015 Australian Open United States Serena Williams Russia Maria Sharapova 6–3 7–67–5
French Open United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Lucie Šafářová 6–3 6–72–7 6–2
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams Spain Garbiñe Muguruza 6–4 6–4
US Open Italy Flavia Pennetta Italy Roberta Vinci 7–67–4 6–2
2016 Australian Open Germany Angelique Kerber United States Serena Williams 6–4 3–6 6–4
French Open Spain Garbiñe Muguruza United States Serena Williams 7–5 6–4
Wimbledon United States Serena Williams Germany Angelique Kerber 7–5 6–3
US Open Germany Angelique Kerber Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková 6–3 4–6 6–4
2017 Australian Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 6–4 6–4
French Open Latvia Jeļena Ostapenko Romania Simona Halep 4–6 6–4 6–3
Wimbledon Spain Garbiñe Muguruza United States Venus Williams 7–5 6–0
US Open United States Sloane Stephens United States Madison Keys 6–3 6–0
2018 Australian Open Denmark Caroline Wozniacki Romania Simona Halep 7–67–2 3–6 6–4
French Open Romania Simona Halep United States Sloane Stephens 3–6 6–4 6–1
Wimbledon Germany Angelique Kerber United States Serena Williams 6–3 6–3
US Open Japan Naomi Osaka United States Serena Williams 6–2 6–4

All countrywomen in final[edit]

Five different countries (Australia, Belgium, Italy, Russia and the United States) have had two countrywomen meet in a final.

Tournament Winner Runner-up
1970 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Kerry Melville
1971 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Evonne Goolagong
1971 French Open Australia Evonne Goolagong Australia Helen Gourlay
1971 Wimbledon Australia Evonne Goolagong Australia Margaret Court
1971 US Open United States Billie Jean King United States Rosemary Casals
1973 Australian Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Evonne Goolagong
1973 Wimbledon United States Billie Jean King United States Chris Evert
1973 US Open Australia Margaret Court Australia Evonne Goolagong
1977 Australian Open (January) Australia Kerry Melville Australia Dianne Fromholtz
1977 Australian Open (December) Australia Evonne Goolagong Australia Helen Gourlay
1978 Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert
1978 US Open United States Chris Evert United States Pam Shriver
1979 Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Chris Evert
1979 U.S. Open United States Tracy Austin United States Chris Evert
1979 Australian Open United States Barbara Jordan United States Sharon Walsh
1986 French Open United States Chris Evert United States Martina Navratilova
1990 Wimbledon United States Martina Navratilova United States Zina Garrison
2000 Wimbledon United States Venus Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
2000 US Open United States Venus Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
2001 US Open United States Venus Williams United States Serena Williams
2002 French Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2002 Wimbledon United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2002 US Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2003 Australian Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2003 French Open Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne Belgium Kim Clijsters
2003 Wimbledon United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2003 US Open Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne Belgium Kim Clijsters
2004 Australian Open Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne Belgium Kim Clijsters
2004 French Open Russia Anastasia Myskina Russia Elena Dementieva
2004 US Open Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova Russia Elena Dementieva
2005 Australian Open United States Serena Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
2005 Wimbledon United States Venus Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
2008 Wimbledon United States Venus Williams United States Serena Williams
2009 French Open Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova Russia Dinara Safina
2009 Wimbledon United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2015 US Open Italy Flavia Pennetta Italy Roberta Vinci
2017 Australian Open United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams
2017 US Open United States Sloane Stephens United States Madison Keys

First timer finals[edit]

There have been nine finals between first-time Open Era finalists.

Tournament Winner Runner-up
1968 French Open United States Nancy Richey[a] United Kingdom Ann Haydon-Jones[a]
1968 Wimbledon United States Billie Jean King[a] Australia Judy Tegart-Dalton
1977 French Open Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec Romania Florența Mihai
1978 Australian Open Australia Chris O'Neil United States Betsy Nagelsen
1979 Australian Open United States Barbara Jordan United States Sharon Walsh
2004 French Open Russia Anastasia Myskina Russia Elena Dementieva
2010 French Open Italy Francesca Schiavone Australia Samantha Stosur
2015 US Open Italy Flavia Pennetta Italy Roberta Vinci
2017 US Open United States Sloane Stephens United States Madison Keys


a Played finals before the start of the Open Era.

See also[edit]

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