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Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
(born 25 December 1942; sometimes referred to by English writers as Frankie Durr) is a retired French professional tennis player. She won 26 major singles titles and over 60 doubles titles. According to Lance Tingay of The Daily Telegraph
Daily Telegraph
and the Daily Mail, Bud Collins, and the Women's Tennis
Tennis
Association, Dürr was ranked in the world top ten from 1965 through 1967, from 1970 through 1972, and from 1974 through 1976, reaching a career high of World No. 3 in those rankings in 1967.[1] She finished second to Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
in prize money earnings in 1971. Dürr reached a total of 27 Grand Slam finals – 1 in singles, 18 in women's doubles, and 8 in mixed doubles. She won 12 of them.

Contents

1 Career 2 Grand Slam finals

2.1 Singles: 1 (1–0) 2.2 Doubles: 18 (7–11) 2.3 Mixed doubles: 8 (4–4)

3 Other tournaments and team competitions

3.1 1959–1970 3.2 1971–1979

4 Career and awards after retiring from the tour 5 Personal life 6 Performance timelines

6.1 Singles 6.2 Doubles 6.3 Mixed doubles

7 See also 8 References 9 External links

Career[edit] Dürr is best known for winning the singles title at the 1967 French Championships. She defeated Maria Bueno
Maria Bueno
in a quarterfinal and Lesley Turner Bowrey in the final. In addition to her singles championship, Dürr won seven Grand Slam women's doubles titles and four Grand Slam mixed doubles titles. She was the runner-up in eleven Grand Slam women's doubles events and four Grand Slam mixed doubles events. Dürr won eight doubles titles at the French Championships. The first of Dürr's record-tying five consecutive women's doubles titles was in 1967. This record is shared with Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
and Gigi Fernández, who, like Dürr, achieved it with separate partners. Dürr teamed with Ann Haydon-Jones
Ann Haydon-Jones
to win the titles in 1968 and 1969 and with Gail Sherriff Chanfreau in 1967, 1970, and 1971. Dürr was the runner-up in women's doubles in 1965 with Janine Lieffrig, in 1973 with Betty Stöve, and in 1979 with Virginia Wade. Dürr teamed with Jean-Claude Barclay to win the mixed doubles title in 1968, 1971, and 1973. They were runners-up in 1969, 1970, and 1972. In total, Dürr reached 15 finals at the French Open, winning 9 of them. Dürr won two doubles titles at the US Open. She won the women's doubles title in 1969 with Darlene Hard and in 1972 with Stöve. Dürr was the runner-up in that event in 1971 with Chanfreau and in 1974 with Stöve. Dürr was the runner-up in mixed doubles in 1969, teaming with Dennis Ralston. She won the Wimbledon mixed doubles title in 1976 with Tony Roche. She was the runner-up in women's doubles at Wimbledon in 1965 with Lieffrig, 1968 with Jones, 1970 with Wade, 1972 with Judy Tegart Dalton, and 1973 and 1975 with Stöve. Additionally, Dürr was a singles semifinalist at the Championships in 1970. Dürr was rarely a participant at the Australian Championships and Australian Open, as she appeared there three times, in 1965, 1967, and 1969. She reached the singles quarterfinals in 1965 and 1967 and the doubles semifinals with Jones in 1969. Dürr and Betty Stöve
Betty Stöve
won the 1979 WTA Tour Championships in doubles against Sue Barker
Sue Barker
and Ann Kiyomura, beating them 7–6, 7–6 in the final. She played the French Open
French Open
ladies doubles event a last time in 1984, reaching the second round before retiring from Grand Slam competition . Dürr played for France
France
on the France
France
Fed Cup
Fed Cup
team 14 times, finishing her career with a 31–17 record. She played 27 ties, with a 16–8 singles record and a 15–9 doubles record. Dürr was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame
International Tennis Hall of Fame
in 2003 for her extraordinary career in doubles and for winning the French Championships in singles. Grand Slam finals[edit] Singles: 1 (1–0)[edit]

Result Year Championship Surface Opponent Score

Win 1967 French Championships Clay Lesley Turner Bowrey 4–6, 6–3, 6–4

Doubles: 18 (7–11)[edit]

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score

Loss 1965 French Championships Clay Janine Lieffrig Margaret Court Lesley Turner Bowrey 3–6, 1–6

Loss 1965 Wimbledon Grass Janine Lieffrig Maria Bueno Billie Jean King 2–6, 5–7

Win 1967 French Championships Clay Gail Chanfreau Annette Van Zyl Pat Walkden 6–2, 6–2

Loss 1968 Wimbledon Grass Ann Haydon-Jones Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King 6–3, 4–6, 5–7

Win 1968 French Open Clay Ann Haydon-Jones Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King 7–5, 4–6, 6–4

Win 1969 French Open Clay Ann Haydon-Jones Nancy Richey Margaret Court 6–0, 4–6, 7–5

Win 1969 US Open Grass Darlene Hard Margaret Court Virginia Wade 0–6, 6–3, 6–4

Win 1970 French Open Clay Gail Chanfreau Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King 6–1, 3–6, 6–3

Loss 1970 Wimbledon Grass Virginia Wade Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King 2–6, 3–6

Win 1971 French Open Clay Gail Chanfreau Helen Gourlay Kerry Harris 6–4, 6–1

Loss 1971 US Open Grass Gail Chanfreau Rosemary Casals Judy Tegart 3–6, 3–6

Loss 1972 Wimbledon Grass Judy Tegart Billie Jean King Betty Stöve 2–6, 6–4, 3–6

Win 1972 US Open Grass Betty Stöve Margaret Court Virginia Wade 6–3, 1–6, 6–3

Loss 1973 French Open Clay Betty Stöve Margaret Court Virginia Wade 2–6, 3–6

Loss 1973 Wimbledon Grass Betty Stöve Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King 1–6, 6–4, 5–7

Loss 1974 US Open Grass Betty Stöve Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King 6–7, 7–6, 4–6

Loss 1975 Wimbledon Grass Betty Stöve Ann Kiyomura Kazuko Sawamatsu 5–7, 6–1, 5–7

Loss 1979 French Open Clay Virginia Wade Betty Stöve Wendy Turnbull 6–2, 5–7, 4–6

Mixed doubles: 8 (4–4)[edit]

Result Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score

Win 1968 French Open Clay Jean-Claude Barclay Billie Jean King Owen Davidson 6–1, 6–4

Loss 1969 French Open Clay Jean-Claude Barclay Margaret Court Marty Riessen 3–6, 2–6

Loss 1969 US Open Grass Dennis Ralston Margaret Court Marty Riessen 4–6, 5–7

Loss 1970 French Open Clay Jean-Claude Barclay Billie Jean King Bob Hewitt 6–3, 4–6, 2–6

Win 1971 French Open Clay Jean-Claude Barclay Winnie Shaw Toomas Leius 6–2, 6–4

Loss 1972 French Open Clay Jean-Claude Barclay Evonne Goolagong Cawley Kim Warwick 2–6, 4–6

Win 1973 French Open Clay Jean-Claude Barclay Betty Stöve Patrice Dominguez 6–1, 6–4

Win 1976 Wimbledon Grass Tony Roche Rosemary Casals Dick Stockton 6–3, 2–6, 7–5

Other tournaments and team competitions[edit] 1959–1970[edit]

Junior Singles Champion of France, 1959 and 1960. French Singles Champion in the National (closed) Championship, 1962, 1964, 1965 and 1966. French National Champion in Ladies Doubles 8 times between 1961 and 1970 with various partners. French National Champion 5 times in Mixed Doubles between 1964 and 1970 mainly partnered by Jean-Claude Barclay. Winner of the Wimbledon Ladies Plate in 1963. South African (East London) Singles champion, 1965; other singles titles in 1965 were the Dutch Open, the Turkish in Istanbul, Saint-Moritz, Swiss Open, Caracas, Colombia and Montecarlo. Dürr defeated Judy Tegart in the final to win the 1966 British Grass Court Championship at Queens Club London; other singles titles in 1966 were the Dutch Open (defended), Swiss Open (defended) and Perth, Western Australia. German Open Singles champion, 1967; other singles titles in 1967 were the Pacific Southwest, Kitzbuehel, Canberra, New Zealand Open, Kingston and Båstad. Swiss Open Singles champion, 1969. Italian Open Doubles champion with Ann Jones, 1969. Losing finalist with Ann Jones in the 1969 Pacific Southwest Doubles Championship to King and Casals 6–8, 8–6, 11–9. Italian Open Doubles losing finalist with Virginia Wade 1970. Winners King and Casals 6–2, 3–6, 9–7. Losing finalist in the Swiss Open in Gstaad in 1970 6–2, 5–7, 6–2 to Rosemary Casals. Doubles Champion with Rosemary Casals Gstaad 1970 defeated Helga Niessen and Betty Stöve
Betty Stöve
6–2, 6–2. British Indoor singles champion at the Albert Hall, London, 1970.

1971–1979[edit]

Winner in singles against Wimbledon and French Open
French Open
champion Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–4, 6–2) at the Canadian Open, 1971. Dürr and Casals defeated Goolagong and Bowrey 6–3, 6–3 to win the Canadian Open Doubles Championship of 1971. Winner against Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
6–3, 3–6, 6–3 in the 1971 US Clay Courts International Tennis
Tennis
Championship at Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Winner against Lesley Hunt 6–3, 6–3 in the 1971 Swiss Open in Gstaad (the last of her four Swiss Open wins). Winner against Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
6–3, 6–0 in the 1971 Benson and Hedges New Zealand International Grass Court Championships in Christchurch. Winner against Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
6–4, 6–2 in the 1971 Clay Court International Championship at Lake Bluff, Chicago, Illinois. Losing finalist 6–1, 5–7, 7–5 to Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
in the 1971 Embassy British Indoor Championship at Wembley, London. Losing finalist 6–2, 3–6, 6–2 to Rosemary Casals in the 1971 Philadelphia Indoor Championship Singles. Losing finalist 6–3, 7–5 to Virginia Wade in the 1972 USA Indoor Championship in Boston, Massachusetts. Losing finalist 6–2, 6–7, 6–3 to Rosemary Casals in the 1972 Longbeach CA Singles Championship. Losing finalist 6–7, 7–6, 6–0 to Rosemary Casals in the 1972 Virginia Slims Columbus Ohio Singles Championship. Winner against Rosemary Casals 6–4, 1–6, 6–4 in the 1973 Virginia Slims Championship, Houston. TX. Member of 1974 World Team Tennis
Tennis
champion Denver Racquets.[2] Losing finalist in the 1975 Swedish Open in Stockholm to Virginia Wade 6–3, 4–6, 7–5. Dürr and Stöve defeated Wade and Goolagong 6–3, 6–4 to win the 1975 Swedish Open Doubles Championship. Dürr and Casals defeated Evert and Navratilova to win the 1976 Virginia Slims of Houston Doubles Championship. Dürr and Casals defeated Wade and Stöve 6–0, 6–4 to win the 1976 U.S. Indoor Doubles Championship held in Atlanta. Losing finalist against Chris Evert
Chris Evert
at Palm Springs in the Colgate Inaugural Singles Championship 1976. In the semi-final she had beaten Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
(who was then ranked number 2 in the world) 6–1, 6–1; four months earlier at Wimbledon Dürr had lost to Navratilova in the 4th Round of the singles 2–6, 6–3, 7–5 having held match points. Dürr and Wade won the 1977 Colgate Series Championship Doubles at Palm Springs defeating Helen Gourlay-Cawley and Joanne Russell 6–1, 4–6, 6–4 in the final. Dürr and Wade were runners up in the 1977 Family Circle Hiltonhead Doubles won by Casals and Evert 1–6, 6–2, 6–3. Dürr and Navratilova were runners up in the 1977 Virginia Slims of Seattle Doubles . Won by Casals and Evert 6–4, 3–6, 6–3. Losing finalist with Virginia Wade in the 1978 Virginia Slims of Hollywood CA Doubles won by Casals and Turnbull 6–2, 6–4. Dürr lost in the final of the 1978 World Tennis
Tennis
Classic in Montreal to Caroline Stoll 6–3, 6–2 . Dürr and Stöve won the 1979 Avon Masters in New York defeating Barker and Kiyomura 7–6, 7–6 . Dürr and Stöve won the 1979 Bridgestone World Doubles Championship defeating Barker and Kiyomura 7–5, 7–6. Dürr and Stöve were WTA year end Doubles Champions in 1979 .

Dürr won over 60 major doubles titles in her career with various partners and featured in many more finals and semi-finals. Dürr featured in many major singles finals and semi-finals in a career spanning over 20 years . She was French Number 1 for almost all that time. Dürr was an integral member of France's Fed Cup
Fed Cup
team in 1963–1967, 1970, 1972, and 1977–1979. Her career win-loss record was 16–8 in singles and 15–9 in doubles. Dürr was the first woman to play 100 events on the Virginia Slims Tour (1978). Dürr, Ann Jones, Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
and Rosemary Casals were the first women to sign professional contracts and organise their own tours at the start of the open era in 1968. Dürr played consistently on the World Team Tennis
Tennis
circuit 1974–1978. Career and awards after retiring from the tour[edit] In 1980 Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
served as Captain for the German Federation Cup Team. In 1993, Dürr was appointed the first Technical Director of Women's Tennis
Tennis
for the French Tennis
Tennis
Federation (FFT). She was the captain of the French Fed Cup
Fed Cup
team from 1993 through 1996 and the co-captain of the team with Yannick Noah
Yannick Noah
in 1997 when they won the competition. She retired from the FFT in February 2002. She received the WTA Tour's Honorary Membership Award in 1988 for her contributions to the founding, development, and direction of women's professional tennis. In 2003, Dürr was inducted into the International Tennis
Tennis
Hall of Fame. She received the Fed Cup
Fed Cup
Award of Excellence in 2005, presented jointly by the International Tennis Federation and the International Tennis
Tennis
Hall of Fame. In April 2010 a French national honour was presented to Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
in recognition of her contribution to sport and the advancement of women in sport. She received the Medal and title of Officer of the National Order of Merit (Officier de l'Ordre national du Mérite, France).[3] Personal life[edit] Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
played her last official match in 1984 at Roland Garros. She had married Boyd Browning, an American tennis player in 1975 and later moved to the United States
United States
where she stayed for ten years. A son Nicholas was born in 1980, and a daughter Jessica was born in 1985. In 1992 she returned to live near Paris.[4] Performance timelines[edit]

Key

W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A NH

(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (NH) not held. Singles[edit]

Tournament 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 W–L

Grand Slam Tournaments

Australia A A A A A QF A QF A 2R A A A A A A A A A A A 6–3

France 3R 3R 4R 4R 2R QF QF W 4R 3R 3R QF SF SF A A A A A 1R 40–10

Wimbledon A A A 2R 2R 4R QF 3R QF 2R SF QF QF 4R 3R 2R 4R 3R 3R 2R 35–17

United States A A 3R A 3R QF QF SF 3R 3R QF 3R 3R 1R 2R 2R 4R 1R A 1R 28–16

Note: The Australian Open
Australian Open
was held twice in 1977, in January and December. Doubles[edit]

Tournament 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 W–L

Grand Slam Tournaments

Australia A A A A A QF A QF A SF A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A 5–3

France 2R 2R QF QF 1R F QF W W W W W SF F A A A A A F 1R 2R A A 2R 43–12

Wimbledon A A A 1R 2R F 1R QF F 3R F SF F F QF F QF SF SF SF A A A A A 51–17

United States A A A A A A SF A SF W SF F W QF F SF QF QF SF 1R A A A A A 39–11

Note: The Australian Open
Australian Open
was held twice in 1977, in January and December. Mixed doubles[edit]

Tournament 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 W–L

Grand Slam Tournaments

Australia A A A A A QF A SF A 1R NH NH NH NH NH NH NH NH NH NH NH 4–3

France 3R 1R 2R 1R A SF QF 2R W F F W F W A A A A A QF QF 40–10

Wimbledon A A A 1R 4R QF SF 3R 2R 1R 2R 2R 3R 4R SF 3R W 3R SF 2R A 29–16

United States A A A A A QF 2R A A F SF 2R 3R QF A 2R QF 1R QF QF A 20–10

Note: no mixed doubles was held at the Australian Open
Australian Open
from 1970–1986 See also[edit]

Performance timelines for all female tennis players who reached at least one Grand Slam final

References[edit]

^ Collins, Bud (2008). The Bud Collins
Bud Collins
History of Tennis: an authoritative encyclopedia and record book. New York, N.Y: New Chapter Press. pp. 695, 703–04. ISBN 0-942257-41-3.  ^ "Mylan WTT Player Database (seasons completed) - as of September 25, 2014 - (Seasons 1974-2014)" (PDF). World TeamTennis. 25 September 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 February 2015. Retrieved 21 April 2015.  ^ Décret du 13 novembre 2009 ^ Culley, Jon (24 May 1994). "Where are they now?: Francoise Durr". London: Independent, The. Retrieved 21 February 2010. 

External links[edit]

Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
at the Women's Tennis
Tennis
Association Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
at the International Tennis
Tennis
Federation Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
at the Fed Cup
Fed Cup
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Françoise Dürr
at the International Tennis
Tennis
Hall of Fame

Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
in Grand Slam Tournaments

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French Championships women's singles champions

(1897) Adine Masson (1898) Adine Masson (1899) Adine Masson (1900) Hélène Prévost (1901) P. Girod (1902) Adine Masson (1903) Adine Masson (1904) Kate Gillou (1905) Kate Gillou (1906) Kate Gillou-Fenwick (1907) Comtesse de Kermel (1908) Kate Gillou-Fenwick (1909) Jeanne Matthey (1910) Jeanne Matthey (1911) Jeanne Matthey (1912) Jeanne Matthey (1913) Marguerite Broquedis (1914) Marguerite Broquedis (1915–1919) No competition (due to World War I) (1920) Suzanne Lenglen (1921) Suzanne Lenglen (1922) Suzanne Lenglen (1923) Suzanne Lenglen (1924) Julie Vlasto (1925) Suzanne Lenglen (1926) Suzanne Lenglen (1927) Kea Bouman (1928) Helen Wills (1929) Helen Wills (1930) Helen Wills
Helen Wills
Moody (1931) Cilly Aussem (1932) Helen Wills
Helen Wills
Moody (1933) Margaret Scriven (1934) Margaret Scriven (1935) Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (1936) Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (1937) Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (1938) Simonne Mathieu (1939) Simonne Mathieu (1940–1945) No competition (due to World War II) (1946) Margaret Osborne duPont (1947) Patricia Canning Todd (1948) Nelly Adamson Landry (1949) Margaret Osborne duPont (1950) Doris Hart (1951) Shirley Fry (1952) Doris Hart (1953) Maureen Connolly (1954) Maureen Connolly (1955) Angela Mortimer (1956) Althea Gibson (1957) Shirley Bloomer (1958) Zsuzsa Körmöczy (1959) Christine Truman (1960) Darlene Hard (1961) Ann Jones (1962) Margaret Smith (1963) Lesley Turner (1964) Margaret Smith (1965) Lesley Turner (1966) Ann Haydon-Jones (1967) Françoise Dürr

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French Championships women's doubles champions

(1907) Adine Masson / Yvonne de Ploffel (1908) Kate Gillou-Fenwick / Cecile Matthey (1909) Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
/ Daisy Speranza (1910) Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
/ Daisy Speranza (1911) Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
/ Daisy Speranza (1912) Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
/ Daisy Speranza (1913) Blanche Amblard / Suzanne Amblard (1914) Blanche Amblard / Suzanne Amblard (1915–1919) No competition (due to World War I) (1920) Élisabeth d'Ayen / Suzanne Lenglen (1921) Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
/ Geramine Pigueron (1922) Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
/ Geramine Pigueron (1923) Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
/ Julie Vlasto (1924) Marguerite Broquedis
Marguerite Broquedis
/ Yvonne Bourgeois (1925) Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
/ Julie Vlasto (1926) Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
/ Julie Vlasto (1927) Irene Bowder Peacock
Irene Bowder Peacock
/ Bobbie Heine (1928) Phoebe Holcroft Watson
Phoebe Holcroft Watson
/ Eileen Bennett (1929) Lilí Álvarez
Lilí Álvarez
/ Kea Bouman (1930) Helen Wills
Helen Wills
Moody / Elizabeth Ryan (1931) Eileen Bennett Whittingstall
Eileen Bennett Whittingstall
/ Betty Nuthall (1932) Helen Wills
Helen Wills
Moody / Elizabeth Ryan (1933) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
/ Elizabeth Ryan (1934) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
/ Elizabeth Ryan (1935) Margaret Scriven
Margaret Scriven
/ Kay Stammers (1936) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
/ Billie Yorke (1937) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
/ Billie Yorke (1938) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
/ Billie Yorke (1939) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
/ Jadwiga Jędrzejowska (1940–1945) No competition (due to World War II) (1945) Paulette Fritz / Simone Lafargue (1946) Louise Brough
Louise Brough
/ Margaret Osborne (1947) Louise Brough
Louise Brough
/ Margaret Osborne duPont (1948) Doris Hart
Doris Hart
/ Patricia Canning Todd (1949) Louise Brough
Louise Brough
/ Margaret Osborne duPont (1950) Doris Hart
Doris Hart
/ Shirley Fry (1951) Doris Hart
Doris Hart
/ Shirley Fry (1952) Doris Hart
Doris Hart
/ Shirley Fry (1953) Doris Hart
Doris Hart
/ Shirley Fry (1954) Maureen Connolly
Maureen Connolly
/ Nell Hall Hopman (1955) Beverly Baker Fleitz / Darlene Hard (1956) Angela Buxton / Althea Gibson (1957) Shirley Bloomer / Darlene Hard (1958) Rosie Reyes / Yola Ramírez Ochoa (1959) Sandra Reynolds / Renée Schuurman (1960) Maria Bueno
Maria Bueno
/ Darlene Hard (1961) Sandra Reynolds / Renée Schuurman (1962) Sandra Reynolds Price / Renée Schuurman (1963) Ann Haydon-Jones
Ann Haydon-Jones
/ Renée Schuurman (1964) Margaret Smith / Lesley Turner (1965) Margaret Smith / Lesley Turner (1966) Margaret Smith / Judy Tegart (1967) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Gail Chanfreau

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French Open
French Open
women's doubles champions

(1968) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Ann Haydon-Jones (1969) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Ann Haydon-Jones (1970) Gail Chanfreau / Françoise Dürr (1971) Gail Chanfreau / Françoise Dürr (1972) Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
/ Betty Stöve (1973) Margaret Court
Margaret Court
/ Virginia Wade (1974) Chris Evert
Chris Evert
/ Olga Morozova (1975) Chris Evert
Chris Evert
/ Martina Navratilova (1976) Fiorella Bonicelli / Gail Chanfreau (1977) Regina Maršíková / Pam Teeguarden (1978) Mima Jaušovec / Virginia Ruzici (1979) Betty Stöve
Betty Stöve
/ Wendy Turnbull (1980) Kathy Jordan / Anne Smith (1981) Rosalyn Fairbank Nideffer / Tanya Harford (1982) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Anne Smith (1983) Rosalyn Fairbank Nideffer / Candy Reynolds (1984) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1985) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1986) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Andrea Temesvári (1987) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1988) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1989) Larisa Savchenko Neiland / Natalia Zvereva (1990) Jana Novotná
Jana Novotná
/ Helena Suková (1991) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Jana Novotná (1992) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1993) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1994) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1995) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1996) Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
/ Mary Joe Fernández (1997) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1998) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Jana Novotná (1999) Serena Williams
Serena Williams
/ Venus Williams (2000) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Mary Pierce (2001) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2002) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2003) Kim Clijsters
Kim Clijsters
/ Ai Sugiyama (2004) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2005) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2006) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Samantha Stosur (2007) Alicia Molik
Alicia Molik
/ Mara Santangelo (2008) Anabel Medina Garrigues
Anabel Medina Garrigues
/ Virginia Ruano Pascual (2009) Anabel Medina Garrigues
Anabel Medina Garrigues
/ Virginia Ruano Pascual (2010) Serena Williams
Serena Williams
/ Venus Williams (2011) Andrea Hlaváčková
Andrea Hlaváčková
/ Lucie Hradecká (2012) Sara Errani
Sara Errani
/ Roberta Vinci (2013) Ekaterina Makarova
Ekaterina Makarova
/ Elena Vesnina (2014) Hsieh Su-wei
Hsieh Su-wei
/ Peng Shuai (2015) Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Bethanie Mattek-Sands
/ Lucie Šafářová (2016) Caroline Garcia
Caroline Garcia
/ Kristina Mladenovic (2017) Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Bethanie Mattek-Sands
/ Lucie Šafářová

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US Open women's doubles champions

(1968) Maria Bueno
Maria Bueno
/ Margaret Court (1969) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Darlene Hard (1970) Margaret Court
Margaret Court
/ Judy Tegart Dalton (1971) Rosemary Casals / Judy Tegart Dalton (1972) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Betty Stöve (1973) Margaret Court
Margaret Court
/ Virginia Wade (1974) Rosemary Casals / Billie Jean King (1975) Margaret Court
Margaret Court
/ Virginia Wade (1976) Delina Boshoff / Ilana Kloss (1977) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Betty Stöve (1978) Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
/ Martina Navratilova (1979) Betty Stöve
Betty Stöve
/ Wendy Turnbull (1980) Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
/ Martina Navratilova (1981) Kathy Jordan / Anne Smith (1982) Rosemary Casals / Wendy Turnbull (1983) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1984) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1985) Claudia Kohde-Kilsch
Claudia Kohde-Kilsch
/ Helena Suková (1986) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1987) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1988) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Robin White (1989) Hana Mandlíková
Hana Mandlíková
/ Martina Navratilova (1990) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Martina Navratilova (1991) Pam Shriver / Natalia Zvereva (1992) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1993) Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
/ Helena Suková (1994) Jana Novotná
Jana Novotná
/ Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (1995) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1996) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1997) Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
/ Jana Novotná (1998) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Jana Novotná (1999) Serena Williams
Serena Williams
/ Venus Williams (2000) Julie Halard-Decugis / Ai Sugiyama (2001) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Rennae Stubbs (2002) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2003) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2004) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2005) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Samantha Stosur (2006) Nathalie Dechy
Nathalie Dechy
/ Vera Zvonareva (2007) Nathalie Dechy
Nathalie Dechy
/ Dinara Safina (2008) Cara Black
Cara Black
/ Liezel Huber (2009) Serena Williams
Serena Williams
/ Venus Williams (2010) Vania King
Vania King
/ Yaroslava Shvedova (2011) Liezel Huber
Liezel Huber
/ Lisa Raymond (2012) Sara Errani
Sara Errani
/ Roberta Vinci (2013) Andrea Hlaváčková
Andrea Hlaváčková
/ Lucie Hradecká (2014) Ekaterina Makarova
Ekaterina Makarova
/ Elena Vesnina (2015) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Sania Mirza (2016) Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Bethanie Mattek-Sands
/ Lucie Šafářová

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French Open
French Open
mixed doubles champions

1968–1970

(1968) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Jean-Claude Barclay (1969) Margaret Court
Margaret Court
/ Marty Riessen (1970) Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
/ Bob Hewitt

1971–1980

(1971) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Jean-Claude Barclay (1972) Evonne Goolagong Cawley
Evonne Goolagong Cawley
/ Kim Warwick (1973) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Jean-Claude Barclay (1974) Martina Navrátilová / Iván Molina (1975) Fiorella Bonicelli / Thomas Koch (1976) Ilana Kloss
Ilana Kloss
/ Kim Warwick (1977) Mary Carillo / John McEnroe (1978) Renáta Tomanová / Pavel Složil (1979) Wendy Turnbull
Wendy Turnbull
/ Bob Hewitt (1980) Anne Smith / Billy Martin

1981–1990

(1981) Andrea Jaeger / Jimmy Arias (1982) Wendy Turnbull
Wendy Turnbull
/ John Lloyd (1983) Barbara Jordan / Eliot Teltscher (1984) Anne Smith / Dick Stockton (1985) Martina Navrátilová / Heinz Günthardt (1986) Kathy Jordan / Ken Flach (1987) Pam Shriver / Emilio Sánchez
Emilio Sánchez
Vicario (1988) Lori McNeil / Jorge Lozano (1989) Manon Bollegraf / Tom Nijssen (1990) Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
/ Jorge Lozano

1991–2000

(1991) Helena Suková
Helena Suková
/ Cyril Suk (1992) Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
/ Mark Woodforde (1993) Eugenia Maniokova / Andrei Olhovskiy (1994) Kristie Boogert
Kristie Boogert
/ Menno Oosting (1995) Larisa Neiland / Todd Woodbridge (1996) Patricia Tarabini / Javier Frana (1997) Rika Hiraki / Mahesh Bhupathi (1998) Venus Williams
Venus Williams
/ Justin Gimelstob (1999) Katarina Srebotnik
Katarina Srebotnik
/ Piet Norval (2000) Mariaan de Swardt / David Adams

2001–2010

(2001) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Tomas Carbonell (2002) Cara Black
Cara Black
/ Wayne Black (2003) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Mike Bryan (2004) Tatiana Golovin
Tatiana Golovin
/ Richard Gasquet (2005) Daniela Hantuchová
Daniela Hantuchová
/ Fabrice Santoro (2006) Katarina Srebotnik
Katarina Srebotnik
/ Nenad Zimonjić (2007) Nathalie Dechy
Nathalie Dechy
/ Andy Ram (2008) Victoria Azarenka
Victoria Azarenka
/ Bob Bryan (2009) Liezel Huber
Liezel Huber
/ Bob Bryan (2010) Katarina Srebotnik
Katarina Srebotnik
/ Nenad Zimonjić

2011–present

(2011) Casey Dellacqua
Casey Dellacqua
/ Scott Lipsky (2012) Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza
/ Mahesh Bhupathi (2013) Lucie Hradecká
Lucie Hradecká
/ František Čermák (2014) Anna-Lena Grönefeld
Anna-Lena Grönefeld
/ Jean-Julien Rojer (2015) Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Bethanie Mattek-Sands
/ Mike Bryan (2016) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Leander Paes (2017) Gabriela Dabrowski
Gabriela Dabrowski
/ Rohan Bopanna

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Wimbledon (Open Era) mixed doubles champions

(1968) Ken Fletcher
Ken Fletcher
/ Margaret Court (1969) Fred Stolle / Ann Haydon-Jones (1970) Ilie Năstase
Ilie Năstase
/ Rosemary Casals (1971) Owen Davidson
Owen Davidson
/ Billie Jean King (1972) Ilie Năstase
Ilie Năstase
/ Rosemary Casals (1973) Owen Davidson
Owen Davidson
/ Billie Jean King (1974) Owen Davidson
Owen Davidson
/ Billie Jean King (1975) Marty Riessen
Marty Riessen
/ Margaret Court (1976) Tony Roche
Tony Roche
/ Françoise Dürr (1977) Bob Hewitt
Bob Hewitt
/ Greer Stevens (1978) Frew McMillan
Frew McMillan
/ Betty Stöve (1979) Bob Hewitt
Bob Hewitt
/ Greer Stevens (1980) John Austin / Tracy Austin (1981) Frew McMillan
Frew McMillan
/ Betty Stöve (1982) Kevin Curren
Kevin Curren
/ Anne Smith (1983) John Lloyd / Wendy Turnbull (1984) John Lloyd / Wendy Turnbull (1985) Paul McNamee
Paul McNamee
/ Martina Navratilova (1986) Ken Flach / Kathy Jordan (1987) Jeremy Bates / Jo Durie (1988) Sherwood Stewart / Zina Garrison (1989) Jim Pugh / Jana Novotná (1990) Rick Leach
Rick Leach
/ Zina Garrison (1991) John Fitzgerald / Elizabeth Sayers Smylie (1992) Cyril Suk / Larisa Savchenko Neiland (1993) Mark Woodforde
Mark Woodforde
/ Martina Navratilova (1994) Todd Woodbridge
Todd Woodbridge
/ Helena Suková (1995) Jonathan Stark / Martina Navratilova (1996) Cyril Suk / Helena Suková (1997) Cyril Suk / Helena Suková (1998) Max Mirnyi
Max Mirnyi
/ Serena Williams (1999) Leander Paes
Leander Paes
/ Lisa Raymond (2000) Donald Johnson / Kimberly Po (2001) Leoš Friedl
Leoš Friedl
/ Daniela Hantuchová (2002) Mahesh Bhupathi
Mahesh Bhupathi
/ Elena Likhovtseva (2003) Leander Paes
Leander Paes
/ Martina Navratilova (2004) Wayne Black / Cara Black (2005) Mahesh Bhupathi
Mahesh Bhupathi
/ Mary Pierce (2006) Andy Ram
Andy Ram
/ Vera Zvonareva (2007) Jamie Murray
Jamie Murray
/ Jelena Janković (2008) Bob Bryan
Bob Bryan
/ Samantha Stosur (2009) Mark Knowles
Mark Knowles
/ Anna-Lena Grönefeld (2010) Leander Paes
Leander Paes
/ Cara Black (2011) Jürgen Melzer
Jürgen Melzer
/ Iveta Benešová (2012) Mike Bryan
Mike Bryan
/ Lisa Raymond (2013) Daniel Nestor
Daniel Nestor
/ Kristina Mladenovic (2014) Nenad Zimonjić
Nenad Zimonjić
/ Samantha Stosur (2015) Leander Paes
Leander Paes
/ Martina Hingis (2016) Henri Kontinen
Henri Kontinen
/ Heather Watson (2017) Jamie Murray
Jamie Murray
/ Martina Hingis

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French Open
French Open
girls' singles champions

Pre Open Era

1953 Christine Brunon 1954 Beatrice de Chambure 1955 Maria-Teresa Reidl 1956 Eliane Launay 1957 Ilse Buding 1958 Francesca Gordigani 1959 Joan Cross 1960 Françoise Dürr 1961 Robyn Ebbern 1962 Kaye Dening 1963 Monique Salfati 1964 Nicole Seghers 1965 Esme Emanuel 1966 Odile de Roubin 1967 Corinne Molesworth

Open Era

1968 Lesley Hunt 1969 Kazuko Sawamatsu 1970 Veronica Burton 1971 Elena Granatourova 1972 Renáta Tomanová 1973 Mima Jaušovec 1974 Mariana Simionescu 1975 Regina Maršíková 1976 Michelle Tyler 1977 Anne Smith 1978 Hana Mandlíková 1979 Lena Sandin 1980 Kathleen Horvath 1981 Bonnie Gadusek 1982 Manuela Maleeva 1983 Pascale Paradis 1984 Gabriela Sabatini 1985 Laura Garrone 1986 Patricia Tarabini 1987 Natalia Zvereva 1988 Julie Halard 1989 Jennifer Capriati 1990 Magdalena Maleeva 1991 Anna Smashnova 1992 Rossana de los Ríos 1993 Martina Hingis 1994 Martina Hingis 1995 Amélie Cocheteux 1996 Amélie Mauresmo 1997 Justine Henin 1998 Nadia Petrova 1999 Lourdes Domínguez 2000 Virginie Razzano 2001 Kaia Kanepi 2002 Angelique Widjaja 2003 Anna-Lena Grönefeld 2004 Sesil Karatantcheva 2005 Ágnes Szávay 2006 Agnieszka Radwańska 2007 Alizé Cornet 2008 Simona Halep 2009 Kristina Mladenovic 2010 Elina Svitolina 2011 Ons Jabeur 2012 Annika Beck 2013 Belinda Bencic 2014 Daria Kasatkina 2015 Paula Badosa Gibert 2016 Rebeka Masarova 2017 Whitney Osuigwe

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WTA Year-end championships winners doubles

(1972) not held (1973) Rosemary Casals / Margaret Court (1974) Rosemary Casals / Billie Jean King (1975) Margaret Court
Margaret Court
/ Virginia Wade (1976) not held (1977) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Betty Stöve (1978) not held (1979) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
/ Betty Stöve (1980) Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
/ Martina Navratilova (1981) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1982) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1983) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1984) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1985) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1986 (1)) Hana Mandlíková
Hana Mandlíková
/ Wendy Turnbull (1986 (2)) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1987) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1988) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1989) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1990) Kathy Jordan / Elizabeth Smylie (1991) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
/ Pam Shriver (1992) Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
/ Helena Suková (1993) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natalia Zvereva (1994) Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
/ Natasha Zvereva (1995) Jana Novotná
Jana Novotná
/ Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (1996) Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
/ Mary Joe Fernández (1997) Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
/ Jana Novotná (1998) Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
/ Natasha Zvereva (1999) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Anna Kournikova (2000) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Anna Kournikova (2001) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Rennae Stubbs (2002) Elena Dementieva
Elena Dementieva
/ Janette Husárová (2003) Virginia Ruano Pascual
Virginia Ruano Pascual
/ Paola Suárez (2004) Nadia Petrova
Nadia Petrova
/ Meghann Shaughnessy (2005) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Samantha Stosur (2006) Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
/ Samantha Stosur (2007) Cara Black
Cara Black
/ Liezel Huber (2008) Cara Black
Cara Black
/ Liezel Huber (2009) Nuria Llagostera Vives
Nuria Llagostera Vives
/ María José Martínez Sánchez (2010) Gisela Dulko
Gisela Dulko
/ Flavia Pennetta (2011) Liezel Huber
Liezel Huber
/ Lisa Raymond (2012) Maria Kirilenko
Maria Kirilenko
/ Nadia Petrova (2013) Hsieh Su-wei
Hsieh Su-wei
/ Peng Shuai (2014) Cara Black
Cara Black
/ Sania Mirza (2015) Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
/ Sania Mirza (2016) Ekaterina Makarova
Ekaterina Makarova
/ Elena Vesnina (2017) Tímea Babos
Tímea Babos
/ Andrea Hlaváčková

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French members of the International Tennis
Tennis
Hall of Fame

Jean Borotra
Jean Borotra
(1976) Jacques Brugnon
Jacques Brugnon
(1976) Philippe Chatrier (1992) Henri Cochet
Henri Cochet
(1976) Françoise Dürr
Françoise Dürr
(2003) Pierre Etchebaster (1978) René Lacoste
René Lacoste
(1976) Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
(1978) Simonne Mathieu
Simonne Mathieu
(2006) Amélie Mauresmo
Amélie Mauresmo
(2015) Yannick Noah
Yannick Noah
(2005)

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1974 World Team Tennis
Tennis
Champion Denver Racquets

Jeff Austin Pam Austin Françoise Dürr Stephanie Johnson Andrew Pattison (WTT Playoffs Most Valuable Player) Kristien Shaw

Player-Coach: Tony Roche
Tony Roche
(WTT Coach of the Year) Assistan

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