SINGLES RECORDS

 
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PLAYING IN MOST SINGLES FINALS

MEN

Player Number Years
1. Bill Tilden 10 1918-25, ‘27, ‘29
2. Bill Larned 9 1900-03, ‘07-11
T3. Pete Sampras 8 1990, ‘92-93, ‘95-96, 2000-02
T3. Ivan Lendl  8 1982-89
T3. Bill Johnston      8 1915-16, ‘19-20, ‘22-25
Open Era    
T1. Pete Sampras 8 1990, ‘92-93, ‘95-96, 2000-02
T1. Ivan Lendl 8 1982-89
3. Jimmy Connors 7 1974-78, ‘82-83


WOMEN

Player Number Years
1. Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 10 1915-18, ‘20-24, ‘26
T2. Chris Evert 9 1975-80, ‘82-84
T2. Helen Wills 9 1922-25, ‘27-29, ‘31, ‘33
Open Era    
1. Chris Evert 9 1975-80, ‘82-84
T2. Steffi Graf 8 1987-90, ‘93-96
T2. Martina Navratilova 8 1981, ‘83-87, ‘89, ‘91
    

MOST SINGLES FINALS, SUCCESSIVE

MEN

Player Number Years
T1. Ivan Lendl  8 1982-89
T1. Bill Tilden 8 1918-25
3. Richard Sears 7 1881-87
Open Era    
1. Ivan Lendl  8 1982-89
2. Roger Federer 6 2004-09
3. Jimmy Connors 5 1974-78

      
WOMEN

Player Number Years
T1. Chris Evert 6 1975-80
T1.Pauline Betz 6 1941-45
T3. Martina Navratilova 5 1983-87
T3. Helen H. Jacobs 5 1932-36
T3. Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 5 1920-24
T3. Elisabeth Moore  5 1901-05
Open Era    
1. Chris Evert 6 1975-80
2. Martina Navratilova 5 1983-87
T3. Steffi Graf (twice) 4 1987-90, '93-96
T3. Evonne Goolagong  4 1973-76

 

MOST SINGLES TOURNAMENTS PLAYED, CAREER
 

MEN

Player Number Years
1. Vic Seixas Jr. 28 1940-42, ‘44, ‘46-69
2. Sidney B. Wood Jr.  26 1927-28, ‘30-49, ‘51-54, ‘56
T3. Francis X. Shields 23 1926-35, ‘38-41, ‘45, ‘47-54
T3. Watson Washburn 23 1910-17, ‘20-24, ‘26-30, ‘33-37
T3. Wallace F. Johnson  23 1904-16, ‘19-28
T3. Nathaniel W. Niles  23 1904-26
Open Era    
1. Jimmy Connors 22 1970-89, ’91-92
2. Andre Agassi 21 1986-2006
3. Michael Chang 17 1987-2003


WOMEN

Player Number Years
1. Martina Navratilova  21 1973-93
T2. Amy Frazier 20 1987-2006
T2. Virginia Wade 20 1964-70, '72-84
T2. Marjorie Gladman Van Ryn Buck 20 1927-37, ‘42-43, ‘45, ‘47-52, ‘55
Open Era    
1. Martina Navratilova 21 1973-93
2. AMy Frazier 20 1987-2006
3. Chris Evert 19 1971-89
 

 

MOST SINGLES MATCHES PLAYED, CAREER

MEN

Player Number Years
1. Jimmy Connors 115 1970-89, ’91-92
2. Vic Seixas Jr.  102 1940-69
3. Andre Agassi 98 1986-2006
Open Era    
1. Jimmy Connors 115 1970-89, ’91-92
2. Andre Agassi 98 1986-2006
3. Ivan Lendl 86 1979-94


WOMEN

Player Number Years
1. Chris Evert 113 1971-89
2. Martina Navratilova  106 1973-93
3. Steffi Graf 82 1984-96, ‘98
Open Era    
1. Chris Evert 113 1971-89
2. Martina Navratilova 106 1973-93
3. Steffi Graf 82 1984-96, ‘98

 

MOST SINGLES MATCHES WON, CAREER

MEN

Player Number Years
1. Jimmy Connors 98 1970-89, ’91-92
2. Vic Seixas Jr.  79 1940-69
3. Andre Agassi 75 1986-2006
Open Era    
1. Jimmy Connors 98 1970-89, ’91-92
2. Andre Agassi 79 1986-2006
3. Ivan Lendl 73 1979-94


WOMEN

Player Number Years
1. Chris Evert 101 1971-89
2. Martina Navratilova  89 1973-93
3. Steffi Graf 73 1984-96, ‘98
Open Era    
1. Chris Evert 101 1971-89
2. Martina Navratilova 89 1973-93
3. Steffi Graf 73 1984-96, ‘98

 

GREATEST NUMBER OF YEARS BETWEEN FIRST AND LAST SINGLES TITLES

MEN

Player Number Years
1. Ken Rosewall 14 1956, 1970
2. Pete Sampras 12 1990, 2002
3. William Larned 10 1901, 1911
Open Era    
1. Pete Sampras 12 1990, 2002
2. Jimmy Connors 9 1974, 1983
T3. Andre Agassi 5 2004, 2009
T3. John McEnroe 5 1979, 1984


WOMEN

Player Number Years
1. Serena Williams 14 1999, 2013
T2. Margaret Smith Court 11 1962, 1973
T2. Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 11 1915, 1926
Open Era    
1. Serena Williams 14 1999, 2013
2. Steffi Graf 8 1988, 1996
3. Chris Evert 7 1975, 1982

 

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