List of Grand Slam and WTA Tour Tier I/Premier singles tennis champions

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This is a list of the women's singles champions at the Grand Slam tournaments, the WTA championships, the Olympics, and the WTA Tier I tournaments/WTA Premier tournaments (Premier Mandatory and Premier Five) events since 1990. While the Olympics and masters tournaments are not as important as the four Majors, this chart will help in visualizing how much a player accomplished amongst her peers in the course of an entire year.

  • Legend: BE = Berlin, BG = Beijing, BR = Boca Raton, CA = Canada (Montreal/Toronto), CH = Charleston, CI = Cincinnati, CO = Chicago, DO = Doha, DU = Dubai, HH = Hilton Head, IW = Indian Wells, MA = Madrid, MI = Miami, MO = Moscow, PH = Philadelphia, RO = Rome, SD = San Diego, TO = Tokyo, WU = Wuhan, ZU = Zürich
Year Grand Slam tournaments WTA Finals Olympics Tier I tournaments
AO FO WI UO SD/DO CO/BR/IW MI HH/CH BE RO CA TO PH/MO ZU
1990 Graf* Seles* Navratilova* Sabatini* Seles* Not Held Navratilova Seles Navratilova Seles Seles Graf
1991 Seles* Seles* Graf* Seles* Seles* Not Held Sabatini Seles Sabatini Graf Sabatini Capriati
1992 Seles* Seles* Graf* Seles* Seles* Capriati* Graf Sánchez Sabatini Graf Sabatini Sánchez
1993 Seles* Graf* Graf* Graf* Graf* Not Held Sánchez Graf Graf Martínez Graf Navratilova Martínez Man.Maleeva
1994 Graf* Sánchez* Martínez* Sánchez* Sabatini* Not Held Graf Martínez Graf Martínez Sánchez Graf Huber Mag.Maleeva
1995 Pierce* Graf* Graf* Graf* Graf* Not Held Graf Martínez Sánchez Martínez Seles Date Graf Majoli
1996 Seles* Graf* Graf* Graf* Graf* Davenport* Graf Graf Sánchez Graf Martínez Seles Majoli Novotná
1997 Hingis* Majoli* Hingis* Hingis* Novotná* Not Held Davenport Hingis Hingis Fernández Pierce Seles Hingis Novotná Davenport
1998 Hingis* Sánchez* Novotná* Davenport* Hingis* Not Held Hingis V.Williams Coetzer Martínez Hingis Seles Davenport Pierce Davenport
1999 Hingis* Graf* Davenport* S.Williams* Davenport* Not Held S.Williams V.Williams Hingis Hingis V.Williams Hingis Hingis Tauziat V.Williams
2000 Davenport* Pierce* V.Williams* V.Williams* Hingis* V.Williams* Davenport Hingis Pierce Martínez Seles Hingis Hingis Hingis Hingis
2001 Capriati* Capriati* V.Williams* V.Williams* S.Williams* Not Held S.Williams V.Williams Capriati Mauresmo Dokić S.Williams Davenport Dokić Davenport
2002 Capriati* S.Williams* S.Williams* S.Williams* Clijsters* Not Held Hantuchová S.Williams Majoli Henin S.Williams Mauresmo Hingis Mag.Maleeva Schnyder
2003 S.Williams* Henin* S.Williams* Henin* Clijsters* Not Held Clijsters S.Williams Henin Henin Clijsters Henin Davenport Myskina Henin
2004 Henin* Myskina* Sharapova* Kuznetsova* Sharapova* Henin* Davenport Henin S.Williams V.Williams Mauresmo Mauresmo Mauresmo Davenport Myskina Molik
2005 S.Williams* Henin* V.Williams* Clijsters* Mauresmo* Not Held Pierce Clijsters Clijsters Henin Henin Mauresmo Clijsters Sharapova Pierce Davenport
2006 Mauresmo* Henin* Mauresmo* Sharapova* Henin* Not Held Sharapova Sharapova Kuznetsova Petrova Petrova Hingis Ivanović Dementieva Chakvetadze Sharapova
2007 S.Williams* Henin* V.Williams* Henin* Henin* Not Held Sharapova Hantuchová S.Williams Janković Ivanović Janković Henin Hingis Dementieva Henin
2008 Sharapova* Ivanović* V.Williams* S.Williams* V.Williams* Dementieva* Sharapova Ivanović S.Williams S.Williams Safina Janković Safina Safina Janković
Premier Mandatory Premier Five
IW MI MA BG DU/DO RO CA CI TO/WU
2009 S.Williams* Kuznetsova* S.Williams* Clijsters* S.Williams* Not Held Zvonareva Azarenka Safina Kuznetsova V.Williams Safina Dementieva Janković Sharapova
2010 S.Williams* Schiavone* S.Williams* Clijsters* Clijsters* Not Held Janković Clijsters Rezaï Wozniacki V.Williams M.J.Martínez Wozniacki Clijsters Wozniacki
2011 Clijsters* Li* Kvitová* Stosur* Kvitová* Not Held Wozniacki Azarenka Kvitová Radwańska Wozniacki Sharapova S.Williams Sharapova Radwańska
2012 Azarenka* Sharapova* S.Williams* S.Williams* S.Williams* S.Williams* Azarenka Radwańska S.Williams Azarenka Azarenka Sharapova Kvitová Li Petrova
2013 Azarenka* S.Williams* Bartoli* S.Williams* S.Williams* Not Held Sharapova* S.Williams* S.Williams* S.Williams* Azarenka* S.Williams* S.Williams* Azarenka* Kvitová*
2014 Li* Sharapova* Kvitová* S.Williams* S.Williams* Not Held Pennetta* S.Williams* Sharapova* Sharapova* Halep* S.Williams* Radwańska * S.Williams* Kvitová*
2015 S.Williams* S.Williams* S.Williams* Pennetta* Radwańska* Not Held Halep* S.Williams* Kvitová* Muguruza* Halep* Sharapova* Bencic* S.Williams* V.Williams*
2016 Kerber* Muguruza* S.Williams* Kerber* Cibulkova* Puig* Azarenka* Azarenka* Halep* Radwańska* Navarro* S.Williams* Halep* Ka.Pliskova* Kvitová*
2017 S.Williams* * * * * Not Held Vesnina* Konta* Halep* * Svitolina* Svitolina* * * *

Title leaders[edit]

  • The leaders in these events are (at least 5 titles in total):
  • Important note by setting the 1990 cut off point, this list excludes other notable players achievements in high level tour tournaments for the preceding years. High category events equivalent to Tier 1/Premier existed before 1990.
Rank Player Total titles Grand Slam WTA Finals Olympics Tier I Premier
1 United States Serena Williams 52 23 5 1 10 13
2 Germany Steffi Graf 32 14 3 0 15 N/A
3 Switzerland Martina Hingis 24 5 2 0 17 N/A
4 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia/United States Monica Seles 21 9 3 0 9 N/A
5 Russia Maria Sharapova 20 5 1 0 6 8
5 Belgium Justine Henin 20 7 2 1 10 0
7 United States Venus Williams 18 7 1 1 6 3
8 United States Lindsay Davenport 16 3 1 1 11 N/A
9 Belgium Kim Clijsters 14 4 3 0 5 2
10 Belarus Victoria Azarenka 11 2 0 0 0 9
11 Spain Conchita Martinez 10 1 0 0 9 N/A
12 France Amélie Mauresmo 9 2 1 0 6 0
12 Spain Arantxa Sánchez 9 3 0 0 6 N/A
12 Czech Republic Petra Kvitová 9 2 1 0 0 6
15 Argentina Gabriela Sabatini 7 1 1 0 5 N/A
15 France Mary Pierce 7 2 0 0 5 0
17 United States Jennifer Capriati 6 3 0 1 2 N/A
17 Poland Agnieszka Radwańska 6 0 1 0 0 5
17 Serbia Jelena Janković 6 0 0 0 4 2
17 Romania Simona Halep 6 0 0 0 0 6
21 Russia Dinara Safina 5 0 0 0 3 2
21 Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 5 0 0 0 0 5

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