The Grand Slam itinerary consists of the Australian Open in mid January, the French Open (also known as Roland Garros) from around late May to early June, Wimbledon in June–July, and the US Open in August–September. Each tournament is played over a two-week period.
Moreover, who holds the record for grand slams in tennis?
Who won the most Grand Slam Tournaments? Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal won 20 Grand Slam titles in singles. In the history of tennis, 151 players won Grand Slam tournaments. Among them, 66 were champions just once, 29 did it 5 or more times and just 8 got 10 or more titles.
One may also ask, who has the most career titles in men’s tennis?
John McEnroe won the most titles overall. Jimmy Connors won the most singles titles. Bob and Mike Bryan won 119 doubles titles together.
Has anyone ever won all 4 tennis majors in one year?
The Golden Slam, or Golden Grand Slam, is a term created in 1988 when Steffi Graf won all four Grand Slam tournaments and the gold medal in tennis at the Summer Olympics in the same calendar year.
|Characteristic||Number of Grand Slam victories|
|Serena Williams (USA)||23|
|Steffi Graf (GER)||22|
|Martina Navratilova (USA)||18|
|Chris Evert (USA)||18|
The Open Era is the current era of professional tennis. It began in 1968 when the Grand Slam tournaments allowed professional players to compete with amateurs, ending the division that had persisted since the dawn of the sport in the 19th century.