Grand Slam Tennis Tournaments

The four Grand Slam tournaments, also called the Majors, are the most important tennis events of the year. They include the Australian Open, the French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open.

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Rafael Nadal

How many French Open titles does Rafael Nadal?

Rafael Nadal has won the French Open 5 times(2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010)

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How much money does wimbledon's second place get?

Each singlesrunner-up gets £800,000 ($1.2mil).

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Queen of slam with 24 grand slam tennis titles?

Margaret Court currently holds the record of 24 major titles, with these being won between 1960 and 1973.

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How many tennis players have managed to win a career Grand Slam?

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Fred Perry, Andre Agassi, Rod Laver, Don Budge, Roy Emerson in men's singles.

Martina Navratilova, Steffi Graf, Margaret Court, Billie Jean King, Serena Williams, Chris Evert, Shirley Fry Irvin, Doris Hart, Maureen Connolly Brinker in women's singles..

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What are the major tennis grand slam tournament?

Professional tennis features 4 Grand Slam Tournaments during the year. The first is the Australian Open held in January. Then at the end of May the French Open is played on the clay courts of Roland Garros. The following month Wimbledon is held on the grass courts of The All England Lawn Tennis club outside of London England. Finally the US Open is played at the end of the summer usually starting in August and ending in September. The US Open in played at Flushing Meadows in Queens, NY.

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Who has the Most grand slam tennis finals without winning?

Considering that the first Grand Slam tournament took place nearly a century and a half ago, there have been remarkably few male players who have come close to winning Grand Slam singles events again and again without winning one. There were six men (Frank Riseley, Frank Hunter, Harry Hopman, Bunny Austin, Eric Sturgess and Andy Murray) who were runner up in three Grand Slams and never won one. Harry Parker, Wallace Johnson, Andre Gobert, Jean Washer, Robert Schlesinger, Frank Shields, Bill Talbert, Tom Brown, Kurt Nielsen, Herb Flam, Rex Hartwig, Luis Ayala, Steve Denton, Kevin Curren, Miloslav Mecir, Cedric Pioline, Todd Martin, Alex Corretja, Mark Philippoussis and Robin Soderling (total of 20) were runner up in two majors and never won one.

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What is the payout by round for the us tennis open?

This is the chart for Singles (Men & Women - 128 Draws) as of 2009Winners$ 1,600,000Runners-Up800,000Semifinalists350,000Quarterfinalists175,000Round of 1685,000Round of 3248,000Round of 6431,000Round of 12819,000

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Which player has won the most number of Qatar Open Men singles tennis?

Roger Feder won the men's singles title 3 times - 2011, 2006 & 2005. Two players have won the title twice - Andy Murray in 2009 & 2008 and Stefan Edberg in 1995 & 1994.

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What are the four grand slams in tennis?

1) Australian Open

2) French Open

3) Wimbledon

4) United States Open

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How is Wimbledon different to the French Open?

One difference is Wimbledon is played on grass, the French Open on clay.

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Who won the French Open in 2007?

The Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer in 4 sets (6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4) in a little over three hoursto win the men's singles title for the 3rd consecutive year at the 2007 French Open.

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What is a funny team name?

There are quite a few funny team names out there! Some of them are Fire Breathing Rubber Duckies, Better With Beer, Toxic Sushi, Scuba Steves and Average Joe's.

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Australian Open

What was the music played at the Australian Open Men's Final 2012?

bad boys by alexandre burke

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What type of court is the Australian Open the French Open Wimbledon and the us open?

Both the US Open and the Australian Open are played on hard court, the French Open at Roland Garros is played on the clay and the Wimbledon Championships are on grassm, with each blade of grass averaging 7-8 millimetres in length.

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Australian Open

What channel is broadcasting Australian Open?

channel 7

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What channels show the French Open tennis?

In the US ESPN2, NBC (on weekends) and Tennis Channel all show the French Open. TV schedules can be found on the ESPN website

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Women in History

Who was first man to win the Golden Slam of tennis?

Actually a man has never won a Golden Slam, Steffi Graff is the only person who has achieved it.

Andre Agassi won a Career Golden Slam (meaning he won the 4 grand slams plus olympic gold over his whole career, a proper Golden Slam is winning all 5 in the same year)

The Williams sisters (as a doubles team) and Australian "Woodies" doubles team have also won Career Golden Slams.

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What is a grand slam in tennis?

when you win all 4 grand slam titles in a year Wimbledon US Open French Australian Open

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Roger Federer
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How many Grand Slams has Roger Federer won?

Roger has won 16 in total as of July of 2009.

  1. 6-Wimbledon
  2. 4-Australian Open
  3. 5-U.S Open
  4. 1-French Open

As of Sep 13, 2010, he has won 16.

Roger Federer is considered to be one of the best tennis players of all time. In his career, he has won multiple tournaments and is constantly in the top five in the world every year. He currently has won 17 total Grand Slams.

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How many sets in the french tennis open?

92 times a day

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When is the next tennis grand slam tournament?

Technically the ATP season ends some time after the U.S. Open so it is the last Grand Slam Tournament played, but in the next season the Australian Open is the next Grand Slam tournament played after the US Open.

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Who was last French player that won French Open title?

Mary Pierce claimed France as her home when she won the ladies singles title in 2000 although she was born in Canada. Francois Durr also played for France when she won the ladies singles title in 1967 although she was born in Algeria. Nelly Adamson-Landry was a French citizen when she won the ladies title in 1948 although she was born in Belgium. Frenchman Yannick Noah won the 1983 men's singles title. He was born in Sedan, Ardennes, France. Henri Cochet won the 1936 men's singles title. He was born in Villeurbanne, France.

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What 4 male tennis players has the most grand slam singles titles?

Well, you should say five players, as two players are tied in the number 1 spot #1 Roger Federer - 15 Slams #2 Pete Sampras - 14 Slams = Roy Emerson - 12 Slams #4 Bjorn Borg - 11 Slams = Rod Laver - 11 Slams

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Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

How old is Andy Roddick?

US tennis champion Andy Roddick is 35 years old (birthdate: August 30, 1982).

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What is the name of the French Open trophy?

It is called the Coupe des Mousquetaires or the Muskateer's Cup'

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