YOUNGEST & OLDEST CHAMPIONS

 
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YOUNGEST SINGLES CHAMPIONS*

MEN
 
Champion Year Age
1. Pete Sampras 1990 19 years, 0 months, 28 days
2. Oliver S. Campbell 1890 19 years, 6 months, 9 days
3. Richard Sears 1881 19 years, 10 months, 8 days
Open Era    
1. Pete Sampras 1990 19 years, 0 months, 28 days
2. Lleyton Hewitt 2001 20 years, 6 months, 13 days
3. John McEnroe  1979 20 years, 6 months, 24 days

WOMEN

Champion Year Age
1. Tracy Austin  1979 16 years, 8 months, 28 days
2. Martina Hingis 1997 16 years, 11 months, 8 days
3. Maureen Connolly 1951 16 years, 11 months, 19 days
Open Era    
1. Tracy Austin  1979 16 years, 8 months, 28 days
2. Martina Hingis 1997 16 years, 11 months, 8 days
3. Monica Seles 1991 17 years, 9 months, 5 days

OLDEST SINGLES CHAMPIONS*

MEN
 
Champion Year Age
1. William Larned 1911 38 years, 8 months, 3 days
2. Bill Tilden 1929 36 years, 7 months, 4 days
3. Ken Rosewall 1970 35 years, 10 months, 11 days
Open Era    
1. Ken Rosewall 1970 35 years, 10 months, 11 days
2. Rod Laver 1969 31 years, 1 month, 0 days
3. Pete Sampras 2002 31 years, 0 months, 27 days

WOMEN

Champion Year Age
1. Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 1926 42 years, 5 months, 27 days
2. Maud Barger Wallach 1908 38 years, 0 months, 12 days
3. Sarah Palfrey Cooke 1945 33 years, 11 months, 16 days
Open Era    
1. Serena Williams 2014 32 years, 11 months, 11 days
2. Margaret Smith Court 1973 31 years, 1 month, 23 days
3. Martina Navratilova 1987 30 years, 10 months, 25 days
 
* only player's first title (for youngest) or last title (for oldest) and their age at the time of that title are listed.
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