List of Australian Open Women's Singles champions: Wikis

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Steffi Graf is a four-time champion and won three times consecutively
Monica Seles is a four-time champion and won three times consecutively
Serena Williams is a four-time champion and won all of hers in consecutive odd years
Martina Navratilova is a three-time champion and won all of hers in consecutive odd years
Martina Hingis is a three-time champion and won hers consecutively

This is a list of all the champions of the Women's Singles event for the Australian Open.[1]

Contents

Finalists

Year Champion Runner-up Score in Final
1922 Australia Margaret Molesworth Australia Esna Boyd Robertson 6-3, 10-8
1923 Australia Margaret Molesworth (2) Australia Esna Boyd Robertson 6-1, 7-5
1924 Australia Sylvia Lance Harper Australia Esna Boyd Robertson 6-3, 3-6, 8-6
1925 Australia Daphne Akhurst Cozens Australia Esna Boyd Robertson 1-6, 8-6, 6-4
1926 Australia Daphne Akhurst Cozens (2) Australia Esna Boyd Robertson 6-1, 6-3
1927 Australia Esna Boyd Robertson Australia Sylvia Lance Harper 5-7, 6-1, 6-2
1928 Australia Daphne Akhurst Cozens (3) Australia Esna Boyd Robertson 7-5, 6-2
1929 Australia Daphne Akhurst Cozens (4) Australia Louise Bickerton 6-1, 5-7, 6-2
1930 Australia Daphne Akhurst Cozens (5) Australia Sylvia Lance Harper 10-8, 2-6, 7-5
1931 Australia Coral McInnes Buttsworth Australia Marjorie Cox Crawford 1-6, 6-3, 6-4
1932 Australia Coral McInnes Buttsworth (2) Australia Kathrine Le Mesurier 9-7, 6-4
1933 Australia Joan Hartigan Bathurst Australia Coral McInnes Buttsworth 6-4, 6-3
1934 Australia Joan Hartigan Bathurst (2) Australia Margaret Molesworth 6-1, 6-4
1935 United Kingdom Dorothy Round Little Australia Nancy Lyle Glover 1-6, 6-1, 6-3
1936 Australia Joan Hartigan Bathurst (3) Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton 6-4, 6-4
1937 Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton Australia Emily Hood Westacott 6-3, 5-7, 6-4
1938 United States Dorothy Bundy Cheney Australia Dorothy Stevenson 6-3, 6-2
1939 Australia Emily Hood Westacott Australia Nell Hall Hopman 6-1, 6-2
1940 Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton (2) Australia Thelma Coyne Long 5-7, 6-4, 6-0
1941 no competition World War II
1942 no competition World War II
1943 no competition World War II
1944 no competition World War II
1945 no competition World War II
1946 Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton (3) Australia Joyce Fitch 6-4, 6-4
1947 Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton (4) Australia Nell Hall Hopman 6-3, 6-2
1948 Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton (5) Australia Marie Toomey 6-3, 6-1
1949 United States Doris Hart Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton 6-3, 6-4
1950 United States Louise Brough Clapp United States Doris Hart 6-4, 3-6, 6-4
1951 Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton (6) Australia Thelma Coyne Long 6-1, 7-5
1952 Australia Thelma Coyne Long Australia Helen Angwin 6-2, 6-3
1953 United States Maureen Connolly Brinker United States Julie Sampson Haywood 6-3, 6-2
1954 Australia Thelma Coyne Long (2) Australia Jenny Staley Hoad 6-3, 6-4
1955 Australia Beryl Penrose Collier Australia Thelma Coyne Long 6-4, 6-3
1956 Australia Mary Carter Reitano Australia Thelma Coyne Long 3-6, 6-2, 9-7
1957 United States Shirley Fry Irvin United States Althea Gibson 6-3, 6-4
1958 United Kingdom Angela Mortimer Barrett Australia Lorraine Coghlan Robinson 6-3, 6-4
1959 Australia Mary Carter Reitano (2) South Africa Renee Schuurman Haygarth 6-2, 6-3
1960 Australia Margaret Court Australia Jan Lehane O'Neill 7-5, 6-2
1961 Australia Margaret Court (2) Australia Jan Lehane O'Neill 6-1, 6-4
1962 Australia Margaret Court (3) Australia Jan Lehane O'Neill 6-0, 6-2
1963 Australia Margaret Court (4) Australia Jan Lehane O'Neill 6-2, 6-2
1964 Australia Margaret Court (5) Australia Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-3, 6-2
1965 Australia Margaret Court (6) Brazil Maria Bueno 5-7, 6-4, 5-2 retired
1966 Australia Margaret Court (7) United States Nancy Richey walkover
1967 United States Nancy Richey Gunter Australia Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-1, 6-4
1968 United States Billie Jean King Australia Margaret Court 6-1, 6-2
1969 Australia Margaret Court (8) United States Billie Jean King 6-4, 6-1
1970 Australia Margaret Court (9) Australia Kerry Melville Reid 6-1, 6-3
1971 Australia Margaret Court (10) Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 2-6, 7-6, 7-5
1972 United Kingdom Virginia Wade Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6-4, 6-4
1973 Australia Margaret Smith Court (11) Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6-4, 7-5
1974 Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley United States Chris Evert 7-6, 4-6, 6-0
1975 Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley (2) Czechoslovakia Martina Navrátilová 6-3, 6-2
1976 Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley (3) Czechoslovakia Renáta Tomanová 6-2, 6-2
Jan. 1977 Australia Kerry Melville Reid Australia Dianne Fromholtz Balestrat 7-5, 6-2
Dec. 1977 Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley (4) Australia Helen Gourlay Cawley 6-3, 6-0
1978 Australia Christine O'Neil United States Betsy Nagelsen 6-3, 7-6
1979 United States Barbara Jordan United States Sharon Walsh 6-3, 6-3
1980 Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková Australia Wendy Turnbull 6-0, 7-5
1981 United States Martina Navrátilová United States Chris Evert 6-7, 6-4, 7-5
1982 United States Chris Evert United States Martina Navrátilová 6-3, 2-6, 6-3
1983 United States Martina Navrátilová (2) United States Kathy Jordan 6-2, 7-6
1984 United States Chris Evert (2) Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6-7, 6-1, 6-3
1985 United States Martina Navrátilová (3) United States Chris Evert 6-2, 4-6, 6-2
1986 no competition Date change From: Dec to Jan
1987 Czechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková (2) United States Martina Navrátilová 7-5, 7-6(1)
1988 West Germany Steffi Graf United States Chris Evert 6-1, 7-6(3)
1989 West Germany Steffi Graf (2) Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6-4, 6-4
1990 West Germany Steffi Graf (3) United States Mary Joe Fernandez 6-3, 6-4
1991 United States Monica Seles Czechoslovakia Jana Novotná 5-7, 6-3, 6-1
1992 United States Monica Seles (2) United States Mary Joe Fernandez 6-2, 6-3
1993 United States Monica Seles (3) Germany Steffi Graf 4-6, 6-3, 6-2
1994 Germany Steffi Graf (4) Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6-0, 6-2
1995 France Mary Pierce Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6-3, 6-2
1996 United States Monica Seles (4) Germany Anke Huber 6-4, 6-1
1997 Switzerland Martina Hingis France Mary Pierce 6-2, 6-2
1998 Switzerland Martina Hingis (2) Spain Conchita Martínez 6-3, 6-3
1999 Switzerland Martina Hingis (3) France Amélie Mauresmo 6-2, 6-3
2000 United States Lindsay Davenport Switzerland Martina Hingis 6-2, 7-5
2001 United States Jennifer Capriati Switzerland Martina Hingis 6-4, 6-3
2002 United States Jennifer Capriati (2) Switzerland Martina Hingis 4-6, 7-6(7), 6-2
2003 United States Serena Williams United States Venus Williams 7-6(4), 3-6, 6-4
2004 Belgium Justine Henin Belgium Kim Clijsters 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
2005 United States Serena Williams (2) United States Lindsay Davenport 2-6, 6-3, 6-0
2006 France Amélie Mauresmo Belgium Justine Henin 6-2, 2-0 retired
2007 United States Serena Williams (3) Russia Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-2
2008 Russia Maria Sharapova Serbia Ana Ivanović 7-5, 6-3
2009 United States Serena Williams (4) Russia Dinara Safina 6-0, 6-3

Timeline

Multiple Champions Combined Era

Champion Number of titles Years Won
Australia Margaret Smith Court 11 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1973
Australia Nancye Wynne Bolton 6 1937, 1940, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1951
Australia Daphne Akhurst Cozens 5 1925, 1926, 1928, 1929, 1930
Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 4 1974, 1975, 1976, Dec. 1977
Germany Steffi Graf 4 1988, 1989, 1990, 1994
United States Monica Seles 4 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996
United States Serena Williams 4 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009
Australia Joan Hartigan Bathurst 3 1933, 1934, 1936
Switzerland Martina Hingis 3 1997, 1998, 1999
United States Martina Navrátilová 3 1981, 1983, 1985
Australia Carol McInnes Buttsworth 2 1931, 1932
United States Jennifer Capriati 2 2001, 2002
United States Chris Evert 2 1982, 1984
Australia Thelma Coyne Long 2 1952, 1954
Czech Republic Hana Mandlíková 2 1980, 1987
Australia Margaret Molesworth 2 1922, 1923
Australia Mary Carter Reitano 2 1956, 1959

Multiple Champions Open Era

Champion Number of titles Years Won
Australia Margaret Smith Court 4 1969, 1970, 1971, 1973
Australia Evonne Goolagong Cawley 4 1974, 1975, 1976, Dec. 1977
Germany Steffi Graf 4 1988, 1989, 1990, 1994
United States Monica Seles 4 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996
United States Serena Williams 4 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009
Switzerland Martina Hingis 3 1997, 1998, 1999
United States Martina Navrátilová 3 1981, 1983, 1985
United States Jennifer Capriati 2 2001, 2002
United States Chris Evert 2 1982, 1984
Czech Republic Hana Mandlíková 2 1980, 1987

By country

Champion Runner-up
 Australia 43  Australia 43
 United States 24  United States 18
 Germany 4 Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 5
 United Kingdom 3  Spain 3
 Switzerland 3  Switzerland 3
Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 2  Belgium 2
 France 2  France 2
 Belgium 1  Germany 2
 Russia 1  Russia 2
 Brazil 1
 Serbia 1
 South Africa 1

See also

References

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