The Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open are the four Grand Slam tournaments. These are held annually at four different venues in Australia, France, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.
Simply so, what are the 4 Grand Slam tournaments and where are each played?
The four Grand Slam tournaments are the Australian Open in January, the French Open from late May to early June, Wimbledon in late June to early July, and the US Open in August–September, with each played over a two-week period.
Similarly, who won all 4 Grand Slams?
In fact, only five players in total have won all four Grand Slams in a calendar year: Graf (1988), Margaret Court (1970), Maureen Connolly (1953), Don Budge (1938) and Laver (1962, 1969).
Has any player won all 4 Grand Slams in one year?
In 1938, Don Budge became the first tennis player to win the four major championships in one year and, thus, capture the Grand Slam. … In 1970, Margaret Smith Court made the second female Slam, and Steffi Graf became the fifth player to claim a Grand Slam in 1988.
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.
The correct answer is South African Open. South African Open is not a tennis grand slam tournament.