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July 2, 2017 / 2:04 AM / 3 months ago

RPT-FACTBOX-Tennis-List of Wimbledon women's singles champions

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    July 2 (Reuters) - List of Wimbledon women's singles
champions:
    
    2016 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Angelique Kerber (Germany)
7-5 6-3
    2015 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Garbine Muguruza (Spain)
6-4 6-4
    2014 Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat Eugenie Bouchard
(Canada) 6-3 6-0
    2013 Marion Bartoli (France) beat Sabine Lisicki (Germany)
6-1 6-4
    2012 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Agnieszka Radwanska
(Poland) 6-1 5-7 6-2
    2011 Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat Maria Sharapova (Russia)
6-3 6-4
    2010 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Vera Zvonareva (Russia) 6-3
6-2
    2009 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Venus Williams (U.S.)
7-6(3) 6-2
    2008 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Serena Williams (U.S.) 7-5
6-4
    2007 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Bartoli (France) 6-4 6-1
    2006 Amelie Mauresmo (France) beat Justine Henin (Belgium)
2-6 6-3 6-4
    2005 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Lindsay Davenport (U.S.) 4-6
7-6(4)9-7
    2004 Sharapova (Russia) beat Serena Williams (U.S.) 6-1 6-4
    2003 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Venus Williams (U.S.) 4-6
6-4 6-2
    2002 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Venus Williams (U.S.)
7-6(4) 6-3
    2001 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Henin (Belgium) 6-1 3-6 6-0
    2000 Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Davenport (U.S.) 6-3 7-6(3)
    1999 Davenport (U.S.) 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 (Czech
Republic) 2-6 6-3 6-3
    1996 Graf (Germany) beat Arantxa Sanchez Vicario (Spain) 6-3
7-5
    1995 Graf (Germany) beat Sanchez Vicario (Spain) 4-6 6-1 7-5
    1994 Conchita Martinez (Spain) beat Martina Navratilova
(U.S.) 6-4 3-6 6-3
    1993 Graf (Germany) beat Novotna (Czech Republic) 7-6(6) 1-6
6-4
    1992 Graf (Germany) beat Monica Seles (Yugoslavia) 6-2 6-1
    1991 Graf (Germany) beat Gabriela Sabatini (Argentina) 6-4
3-6 8-6
    1990 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Zina Garrison (U.S.) 6-4 6-1
    1989 Graf (Germany) beat Navratilova (U.S.) 6-2 6-7(1) 6-1
    1988 Graf (Germany) beat Navratilova (U.S.) 5-7 6-2 6-1
    1987 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Graf (Germany) 7-5 6-3
    1986 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Hana Mandlikova
(Czechoslovakia) 7-6(1) 6-3
    1985 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Chris Evert Lloyd (U.S.) 4-6
6-3 6-2
    1984 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Evert Lloyd (U.S.) 7-6(5) 6-2
    1983 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Andrea Jaeger (U.S.) 6-0 6-3
    1982 Navratilova (U.S.) beat Evert Lloyd (U.S.) 6-1 3-6 6-2
    1981 Evert Lloyd (U.S.) beat Mandlikova (Czechoslovakia) 6-2
6-2
    1980 Evonne Cawley (Goolagong) (Australia) beat Evert Lloyd
(U.S.) 6-1 7-6(4)
    1979 Navratilova (Czechoslovakia) beat Evert Lloyd (U.S.)
6-4 6-4
    1978 Navratilova (Czechoslovakia) beat Evert (U.S.) 2-6 6-4
7-5
    1977 Virginia Wade (Britain) beat Betty Stove (Netherlands)
4-6 6-3 6-1
    1976 Evert (U.S.) beat Cawley (Australia) 6-3 4-6 8-6
    1975 Billie Jean King (Moffitt) (U.S.) beat Cawley
(Australia) 6-0 6-1
    1974 Evert (U.S.) beat Olga Morozova (Soviet Union) 6-0 6-4
    1973 King (U.S.) beat Evert (U.S.) 6-0 7-5
    1972 King (U.S.) beat Goolagong (Australia) 6-3 6-3
    1971 Goolagong (Australia) beat Margaret Court (Smith)
(Australia) 6-4 6-1
    1970 Court (Australia) beat King (U.S.) 14-12 11-9
    1969 Ann Jones (Britain) beat King (U.S.) 3-6 6-3 6-2
    1968 King (U.S.) beat Judy Tegart (Australia) 9-7 7-5
    
    Pre-Open era:
    1967 King (U.S.) beat Jones (Britain) 6-3 6-4
    1966 King (U.S.) beat Maria Bueno (Brazil) 6-3 3-6 6-1
    1965 Smith (Court) (Australia) beat Bueno (Brazil) 6-4 7-5
    1964 Bueno (Brazil) beat Smith (Australia) 6-4 7-9 6-3
    1963 Smith (Australia) beat Moffitt (King) (U.S.) 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 (Brazil) beat Sandra Reynolds (South Africa) 8-6
6-0
    1959 Bueno (Brazil) beat Darlene Hard (U.S.) 6-4 6-3
    1958 Althea Gibson (U.S.) beat Mortimer (Britain) 8-6 6-2
    1957 Gibson (U.S.) beat Hard (U.S.) 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 (U.S.) 6-2 7-5
    1953 Connolly (U.S.) beat Doris Hart (U.S.) 8-6 7-5
    1952 Connolly (U.S.) beat Brough (U.S.) 7-5 6-3
    1951 Hart (U.S.) beat Fry (U.S.) 6-1 6-0
    1950 Brough (U.S.) beat Margaret du Pont (Osborne) (U.S.)
6-1 3-6 6-1
    1949 Brough (U.S.) beat Du Pont (U.S.) 10-8 1-6 10-8
    1948 Brough (U.S.) beat Hart (U.S.) 6-3 8-6
    1947 Osborne (U.S.) beat Hart (U.S.) 6-2 6-4
    1946 Pauline Betz (U.S.) beat Brough (U.S.) 6-2 6-4
    1940-45 No competition
    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 (U.S.) beat Hilde Sperling (Germany) 6-2 4-6 7-5
    1935 Moody (U.S.) beat Jacobs (U.S.) 6-3 3-6 7-5
    1934 Round (Britain) beat Jacobs (U.S.) 6-2 5-7 6-3
    1933 Moody (U.S.) beat Round (Britain) 6-4 6-8 6-3
    1932 Moody (U.S.) beat Jacobs (U.S.) 6-3 6-1
    1931 Cilly Aussem (Germany) beat Hilde Krahwinkel
(Germany)6-2 7-5
    1930 Moody (U.S.) beat Elizabeth Ryan (U.S.) 6-2 6-2
    1929 Wills (Moody) (U.S.) beat Jacobs (U.S.) 6-1 6-2
    1928 Wills (U.S.) beat Lili de Alvarez (Spain) 6-2 6-3
    1927 Wills (U.S.) 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 (U.S.) 4-6 6-4 6-4
    1923 Lenglen (France) beat McKane (Britain) 6-2 6-2
    1922 Lenglen (France) beat Molla Mallory (U.S.) 6-2 6-0
    
    Before 1922 the women's singles was decided on a
challenge-round system with the previous year's winner
automatically qualifying for the final (British unless stated):
    1921 Lenglen (France) beat Elizabeth Ryan (U.S) 6-2 6-0
    1920 Lenglen (France) beat Dorothea Chambers 6-3 6-0
    1919 Lenglen (France) beat Chambers 10-8 4-6 9-7
    1915-18 No competition
    1914 Chambers beat Ethel Larcombe 7-5 6-4
    1913* Chambers beat Winifred McNair 6-0 6-4
    1912* Larcombe beat Charlotte Sterry 6-3 6-1
    1911 Chambers beat Dora Boothby 6-0 6-0
    1910 Chambers beat Boothby 6-2 6-2
    1909* Boothby beat Agnes Morton 6-4 4-6 8-6
    1908* Sterry beat Morton 6-4 6-4
    1907 May Sutton (U.S.) beat Chambers 6-1 6-4
    1906 Dorothea Douglass beat Sutton 6-3 9-7
    1905 Sutton beat Douglass 6-3 6-4
    1904 Douglass beat Sterry 6-0 6-3
    1903* Douglass beat Thomson (Larcombe) 4-6 6-4 6-2
    1902 Muriel Robb beat Sterry 7-5 6-1
    1901 Sterry beat Blanche Hillyard 6-2 6-2
    1900 Hillyard beat Charlotte Cooper 4-6 6-4 6-4
    1899 Hillyard beat Cooper 6-2 6-3
    1898* Cooper beat Louisa Martin 6-4 6-4
    1897 Hillyard beat Cooper 5-7 7-5 6-2
    1896 Cooper beat Alice Pickering 6-2 6-3
    1895* Cooper beat Helen Jackson 7-5 8-6
    1894* Hillyard beat Edith Austin 6-1 6-1
    1893 Lottie Dod beat Hillyard 6-8 6-1 6-4
    1892 Dod beat Hillyard 6-1 6-1
    1891* Dod beat Hillyard 6-2 6-1
    1890* Lena Rice beat May Jacks 6-4 6-1
    1889* Hillyard beat Rice 4-6 8-6 6-4
    1888 Dod beat Hillyard 6-3 6-3
    1887 Dod beat Hillyard (Bingley) 6-2 6-0
    1886 Bingley beat Maud Watson 6-3 6-3
    1885 Watson beat Bingley 6-1 7-5
    1884 Watson beat Lillian Watson 6-8 6-3 6-3
    
    * denotes no challenge round. Winner of all-comers' final
declared champion.

 (Compiled by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by Pritha
Sarkar)
  

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