List of winners of Wimbledon women's singles

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In this file photo Venus Williams of the U.S. holds the trophy after winning the final against France's Marion Bartoli at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London, July 7, 2007. REUTERS/Toby Melville

In this file photo Venus Williams of the U.S. holds the trophy after winning the final against France's Marion Bartoli at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London, July 7, 2007.

Credit: Reuters/Toby Melville

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(Reuters) - List of Wimbledon women's singles champions since 1922:

2007 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Marion Bartoli (France) 6-4 6-1

2006 Amelie Mauresmo (France) beat Justine Henin (Belgium) 2-6 6-3 6-4

2005 Venus Williams beat Lindsay Davenport (U.S.) 4-6 7-6(4) 9-7

2004 Maria Sharapova (Russia) beat Serena Williams (U.S.) 6-1 6-4

2003 Serena Williams beat Venus Williams 4-6 6-4 6-2

2002 Serena Williams beat Venus Williams 7-6(4) 6-3

2001 Venus Williams beat Henin 6-1 3-6 6-0

2000 Venus Williams beat Davenport 6-3 7-6(3)

1999 Davenport beat Steffi Graf (Germany) 6-4 7-5

1998 Jana Novotna (Czech Republic) beat Nathalie Tauziat (France) 6-4 7-6(2)

1997 Martina Hingis (Switzerland) beat Novotna 2-6 6-3 6-3

1996 Graf beat Arantxa Sanchez Vicario (Spain) 6-3 7-5

1995 Graf beat Sanchez Vicario 4-6 6-1 7-5

1994 Conchita Martinez (Spain) beat Martina Navratilova (U.S.) 6-4 3-6 6-3

1993 Graf beat Novotna 7-6(6) 1-6 6-4

1992 Graf beat Monica Seles (Yugoslavia) 6-2 6-1

1991 Graf beat Gabriela Sabatini (Argentina) 6-4 3-6 8-6

1990 Navratilova beat Zena Garrison (U.S.) 6-4 6-1

1989 Graf beat Navratilova 6-2 6-7(1) 6-1

1988 Graf beat Navratilova 5-7 6-2 6-1

1987 Navratilova beat Graf 7-5 6-3

1986 Navratilova beat Hana Mandlikova (Czechoslovakia) 7-6(1) 6-3

1985 Navratilova beat Chris Evert Lloyd (U.S.) 4-6 6-3 6-2

1984 Navratilova beat Evert Lloyd 7-6(5) 6-2

1983 Navratilova beat Andrea Jaeger (U.S.) 6-0 6-3

1982 Navratilova beat Evert Lloyd 6-1 3-6 6-2

1981 Evert Lloyd beat Mandlikova 6-2 6-2

1980 Evonne Cawley (Goolagong) (Australia) beat Evert Lloyd 6-1 7-6(4)

1979 Navratilova (Czechoslovakia) beat Evert Lloyd 6-4 6-4

1978 Navratilova beat Evert 2-6 6-4 7-5

1977 Virgina Wade (Britain) beat Betty Stove (Netherlands) 4-6 6-3 6-1

1976 Evert beat Cawley 6-3 4-6 8-6

1975 Billie Jean King (Moffitt) (U.S.) beat Cawley 6-0 6-1

1974 Evert beat Olga Morozova (Soviet Union) 6-0 6-4

1973 King beat Evert 6-0 7-5

1972 King beat Goolagong (Australia) 6-3 6-3

1971 Goolagong (Australia) beat Margaret Court (Smith) (Australia) 6-4 6-1

1970 Court beat King 14-12 11-9

1969 Ann Jones (Britain) beat King 3-6 6-3 6-2

1968 King beat Judy Tegart (Australia) 9-7 7-5

1967 King beat Jones 6-3 6-4

1966 King beat Maria Bueno (Brazil) 6-3 3-6 6-1

1965 Smith (Court) beat Bueno 6-4 7-5

1964 Bueno beat Smith 6-4 7-9 6-3

1963 Smith beat Moffitt (King) 6-3 6-4

1962 Karen Susman (U.S.) beat Vera Sukova (Czechoslovakia) 6-4 6-4

1961 Angela Mortimer (Britain) beat Christine Truman (Britain) 4-6 6-4 7-5

1960 Bueno beat Sandra Reynolds (South Africa) 8-6 6-0

1959 Bueno beat Darlene Hard (U.S.) 6-4 6-3

1958 Althea Gibson (U.S.) beat Mortimer 8-6 6-2

1957 Gibson beat Hard 6-3 6-2

1956 Shirley Fry (U.S.) beat Angela Buxton (Britain) 6-3 6-1

1955 Louise Brough (U.S.) beat Beverly Fleitz (U.S. 7-5 8-6

1954 Maureen Connolly (U.S.) beat Brough 6-2 7-5

1953 Connolly beat Doris Hart (U.S.) 8-6 7-5

1952 Connolly beat Brough 7-5 6-3

1951 Hart beat Fry 6-1 6-0

1950 Brough beat Margaret du Pont (Osborne) (U.S.) 6-1 3-6 6-1

1949 Brough beat Du Pont 10-8 1-6 10-8

1948 Brough beat Hart 6-3 8-6

1947 Osborne beat Hart 6-2 6-4

1946 Pauline Betz (U.S.) beat Brough 6-2 6-4

1945-40 No tournament held

1939 Alice Marble (U.S.) beat Kay Stammers (Britain) 6-2 6-0

1938 Helen Moody (Wills) (U.S.) beat Helen Jacobs (U.S.) 6-4 6-0

1937 Dorothy Round (Britain) beat Jadwiga Jedrzejowska (Poland) 6-2 2-6 7-5

1936 Jacobs beat Hilde Sperling (Germany) 6-2 4-6 7-5

1935 Moody beat Jacobs 6-3 3-6 7-5

1934 Round beat Jacobs 6-2 5-7 6-3

1933 Moody beat Round 6-4 6-8 6-3

1932 Moody beat Jacobs 6-3 6-1

1931 Cilly Aussem (Germany) beat Hilde Krahwinkel (Germany) 6-2 7-5

1930 Moody beat Elizabeth Ryan (U.S.) 6-2 6-2

1929 Wills (Moody) beat Jacobs 6-1 6-2

1928 Wills beat Lili de Alvarez (Spain) 6-2 6-3

1927 Wills beat de Alvarez (Spain) 6-2 6-4

1926 Kathleen Godfree (Britain) beat de Alvarez (Spain) 6-2 4-6 6-3

1925 Suzanne Lenglen (France) beat Joan Fry (Britain) 6-2 6-0

1924 Kathleen McKane (Britain) beat Wills 4-6 6-4 6-4

1923 Lenglen (France) beat McKane 6-2 6-2

1922 Lenglen beat Molla Mallory (U.S.) 6-2 6-0

Note: Before 1922 the women's singles was decided on a challenge-round system.

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