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YEAR Gentleman's Singles Ladies' Singles Gentleman's Doubles Ladies' Doubles Mixed Doubles Boys' Singles Girls' Singles Boys' Doubles Girls' Doubles
2007 Flag of Switzerland Roger Federer Flag of United States Venus Williams Flag of FranceArnaud Clement/ Flag of FranceMichael Llodra Flag of ZimbabweCara Black/ Flag of South AfricaLiezel Huber
2006 Flag of Switzerland Roger Federer Flag of France Amélie Mauresmo Flag of United States Bob Bryan/ Flag of United States Mike Bryan Flag of People's Republic of China Zi Yan/ Flag of People's Republic of China Jie Zheng Flag of Israel Andy Ram/ Flag of Russia Vera Zvonareva Flag of Netherlands Thiemo de Bakker Flag of Denmark Caroline Wozniacki Flag of United States Kellen Damico/ Flag of United States Nathaniel Schnugg Flag of Russia Alisa Kleybanova/ Flag of Russia Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
2005 Flag of Switzerland Roger Federer Flag of United States Venus Williams Flag of Australia Stephen Huss/ Flag of South Africa Wesley Moodie Flag of Zimbabwe Cara Black/ Flag of South Africa Liezel Huber Flag of India Mahesh Bhupathi/ Flag of France Mary Pierce Flag of France Jeremy Chardy Flag of Poland Agnieszka Radwańska Flag of United States Jesse Levine/ Flag of United States Michael Shabaz Flag of Belarus Viktoria Azarenka/ Flag of Hungary Agnes Szavay

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Mahesh Shrinivas Bhupathi (born June 7, 1974, Madras, India) is a professional tennis player from India. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Mary Pierce (born on January 15, 1975, in Montreal, Canada) is a professional tennis player. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Jérémy Chardy (born February 12, 1987 in Pau, Occitania, France) is a French professional tennis player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Agnieszka RadwaÅ„ska (born 6 March 1989 in Kraków, Poland) is a Polish tennis player. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Jesse Levine is an American junior tennis player. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Michael Shabaz (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Victoria Azarenka (Belarusian: Вікторыя Азарэнка, Азаранка, Russian: Виктория Азаренко; born July 31, 1989) is a tennis player from Minsk, Belarus, who became junior world champion in 2005. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Ágnes Szávay (born December 29, 1988 in Kiskunhalas Hungary) is a tennis player from Hungary. ...

Gentlemen's Singles

See: List of Wimbledon Gentlemen's Singles champions
See: List of Wimbledon Final Appearances Timeline See also Wimbledon Championships List of Wimbledon Womens Singles champions List of Wimbledon Doubles champions List of Wimbledon Mixed Doubles champions List of Australian Open Mens Singles champions List of Australian Open Womens Singles champions List of French Open Mens Singles champions List of French... Post-Open Era (1968-2006) ...


Ladies' Singles

See: List of Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champions Wimbledon Championships List of Wimbledon Mens Singles champions List of Wimbledon Doubles champions List of Wimbledon Mixed Doubles champions List of Australian Open Mens Singles champions List of Australian Open Womens Singles champions List of French Open Mens Singles champions List of French Open Womens...


Doubles

See: List of Wimbledon Doubles champions This is a list of champions of the Wimbledon championships of the Gentlemens and Ladies Doubles competitions. ...


Mixed doubles

See: List of Wimbledon Mixed Doubles champions This is a list of champions of the Wimbledon championships of the Mixed Doubles competitions. ...


Boys' Singles

†: junior champion who has won the Gentlemen's title as well
#un: unseeded

Year Champion (Country) #Seed Runner Up (Country) #Seed Score
2006 Thiemo de Bakker (NED) #1 def. Surendra Singh (Punjab) #un 6-2, 7-6(4)
2005 Jeremy Chardy (FRA) def. Robin Haase (NED) 6-4, 6-3
2004 Gaël Monfils (FRA) #1 def. Miles Kasiri (GBR) #un 7-5, 7-6 (6)
2003 Florin Mergea (ROM) #6 def. Chris Guccione (AUS) #8 6-2, 7-6 (3)
2002 Todd Reid (AUS) #5 def. Lamine Ouahab (ALG) #7 7-6 (5), 6-4
2001 Roman Valent (SUI) #10 def. Gilles Muller (LUX) #2 3-6, 7-5, 6-3
2000 Nicolas Mahut (FRA) #1 def. Mario Ančić (CRO) #4 3-6, 6-3, 7-5
1999 Jürgen Melzer (AUT) #un def. Kristian Pless (DEN) #1 7-6 (7), 6-3
1998 Roger Federer (SUI) #5 † def. Irakli Labadze (GEO) #7 6-4, 6-4
1997 Wesley Whitehouse (RSA) #5 def. Daniel Elsner (GER) #1 6-3, 7-6 (6)
1996 Vladimir Voltchkov (BLR) #6 def. Ivan Ljubičić (CRO) #un 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
1995 Oliver Mutis (FRA) #un def. Nicolas Kiefer (GER) #1 6-2, 6-2
1994 Scott Humphries (USA) #11 def. Mark Philippoussis (AUS) #3 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-4
1993 Razvan Sabau (ROM) #9 def. Jimy Szymanski (VEN) #7 6-1, 6-3
1992 David Skoch (TCH) #10 def. B. Dunn (USA) #4 6-4, 6-3
1991 K.J. Thomas Enqvist (SWE) #2 def. Michael Joyce (USA) #un 6-4, 6-3
1990 Leander A. Paes (IND) #11 def. Marcos Ondruska (RSA) #2 7-5, 2-6, 6-4
1989 L.J. Nicklas Kulti (SWE) #1 def. Todd A. Woodbridge (AUS) #2 6-4, 6-3
1988 Nicolas Pereira (VEN) #6 def. Guillaume Raoux (FRA) #13 7-6 (4), 6-2
1987 D. Nargiso (ITA) #4 def. Jason R. Stoltenberg (AUS) #6 7-6 (6), 6-4
1986 E. Velez (MEX) #4 def. Javier Sánchez (ESP) #3 6-3, 7-5
1985 L. Lavalle (MEX) #1 def. E. Velez (MEX) #un 6-4, 6-4
1984 M. Kratzmann (AUS) #2 def. S. Kruger (RSA) #un 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
1983 Stefan B. Edberg (SWE) #1 † def. J. Frawley (AUS) #2 6-3, 7-6 (5)
1982 Pat H. Cash (AUS) #1 † def. H. Sundstrom (SWE) #2 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3
1981 M.W. Anger (USA) #7 def. Pat H. Cash (AUS) #6 7-6 (3), 7-5
1980 Thierry Tulasne (FRA) #3 def. H.D. Beutel (GER) #un 6-4, 3-6, 6-4
1979 Ramesh Krishnan (IND) #1 def. D. Siegler (USA) #2 6-0, 6-2
1978 Ivan Lendl (TCH) #1 def. J. Turpin (USA) #un 6-3, 6-4
1977 V.A.W. Winitsky (USA) #un def. T. Eliot Teltscher (USA) #3 6-1, 1-6, 8-6
1976 Heinz P. Guenthardt (SUI) def. P. Elter (GER) 6-4, 7-5
1975 Chris Lewis (NZL) def. R. Ycaza (ECU) 6-1, 6-4
1974 W.W. Martin (USA) def. Ash. Amritraj (IND) 6-2, 6-1
1973 W.W. Martin (USA) def. C. Dowdeswell (RHO) 6-2, 6-4
1972 Björn R. Borg (SWE) † def. C.J. Mottram (GBR) 6-3, 4-6, 7-5
1971 R.I. Kreiss (USA) def. S.A. Warboys (GBR) 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
1970 B.M. Bertram (RSA) def. F. Gebert (GER) 6-0, 6-3
1969 B.M. Bertram (RSA) def. J.G. Alexander (AUS) 7-5, 5-7, 6-4
1968 J.G. Alexander (AUS) def. J. Thamin (FRA) 6-1, 6-2
1967 Manuel Orantes (ESP) def. M.S. Estep (USA) 6-2, 6-0
1966 V. Korotkov (URS) def. B.E. Fairlie (NZL) 6-3, 11-9
1965 V. Korotkov (URS) def. G. Goven (FRA) 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
1964 I. El Shafei (EGY) def. V. Korotkov (URS) 6-2, 6-3
1963 N. Kalogeropoulos (GRE) def. I. El Shafei (EGY) 6-4, 6-3
1962 S.J. Matthews (GBR) def. A. Metreveli (URS) 10-8, 3-6, 6-4
1961 Clark E. Graebner (USA) def. E. Blanke (AUT) 6-3, 9-7
1960 A.R. Mandelstam (RSA) def. J. Mukerjea (IND) 1-6, 8-6, 6-4
1959 T. Leius (URS) def. R.W. Barnes (BRA) 6-2, 6-4
1958 Earl H. Buchholz, Jr. (USA) def. P.J. Lall (IND) 6-1, 6-3
1957 J.I. Tattershall (GBR) def. I. Ribeiro (BRA) 6-2, 6-1
1956 Ronald E. Holmberg (USA) def. Rodney G. Laver (AUS) 6-1, 6-1
1955 M.P. Hann (GBR) def. J.E. Lundquist (SWE) 6-0, 11-9
1954 Ramanathan Krishnan (IND) def. Ashley J. Cooper (AUS) 6-2, 7-5
1953 W.A. Knight (GBR) def. Ramanathan Krishnan (IND) 7-5, 6-4
1952 R.K. Wilson (GBR) def. T.T. Fancutt (RSA) 6-3, 6-3
1951 J. Kupferburger (RSA) def. K. Moberek (EGY) 8-6, 6-4
1950 J.A.T. Horn (GBR) def. K. Moberek (EGY) 6-0, 6-2
1949 S.O. Stockenberg (SWE) def. J.A.T. Horn (GBR) 6-2, 6-1
1948 S.O. Stockenberg (SWE) def. D. Vad (HUN) 6-0, 6-8, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2
1947 K. Nielsen (DEN) def. S.V. Davidson (SWE) 8-6, 6-1, 9-7

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See also: 1986 in sports, other events of 1987, 1988 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Bill Elliott won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Bobby Rahal won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Al Unser, Sr. ... For other uses, see Italy (disambiguation). ... Jason Stoltenberg (born April 4, 1970, in Narrabri, Australia) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. ... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... See also: 1985 in sports, other events of 1986, 1987 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Geoff Bodine won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Bobby Rahal Indianapolis 500 - Bobby Rahal Formula One Championship - Alain Prost of France 24... This article is about the country in North America. ... Javier Sánchez Vicario (b. ... Motto (Latin) Further Beyond Anthem  1(Spanish) Royal March Spain() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital (and largest city) Madrid Official languages Spanish, Catalan2, Galician2, Basque2, (Occitan) Aranese2 Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Head of State King Juan Carlos I  -  President of the Government Formation 15th century   -  Dynastic union... See also: 1984 in sports, other events of 1985, 1986 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Bill Elliott won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Darrell Waltrip Ken Schrader enters NASCAR CART Racing - Al Unser Sr won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Danny... This article is about the country in North America. ... This article is about the country in North America. ... See also: 1983 in sports, other events of 1984, 1985 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto Racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Terry Labonte Cale Yarborough won the Daytona 500 Richard Petty won the 200th (and final) race of his career on July 4. ... 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Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... See also: 1981 in sports, other events of 1982, 1983 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Darrell Waltrip Bobby Allison won the Daytona 500 CART Racing - Rick Mears won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Gordon Johncock Formula One Champion - Keke... Patrick Hart Pat Cash (born May 27, 1965 in Melbourne, Victoria) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. ... 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Motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité Liberty, Equality, Fraternity Anthem: La Marseillaise Metropolitan France() – on the European continent() – in the European Union()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Paris Official languages French Government Unitary republic  -  President Jacques Chirac  -  Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin Formation  -  Celtic Gaul 1200 BC   -  Franks 11 BC   -  Kingdom of France... “Deutschland” redirects here. ... See also: 1978 in sports, other events of 1979, 1980 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Artistic Gymnastics World Artistic Gymnastics Championships: Mens all-around champion: Alexander Dityatin, USSR Womens all-around champion: Nellie Kim, USSR Mens team competition champion: USSR Womens team... Ramesh Krishnan (born June 5, 1961, in Madras, India) was one of Indias foremost tennis players. ... For other uses of India, see India (disambiguation). ... 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See also: 1973 in sports, other events of 1974, 1975 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Richard Petty IROC Championship - inaugural year won by Mark Donohue Indianapolis 500 - Johnny Rutherford USAC Racing - Bobby Unser... For other uses of India, see India (disambiguation). ... See also: 1972 in sports, other events of 1973, 1974 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty wins the Daytona 500 in which singer Marty Robbins made his first appearance as a driver. ... Southern Rhodesia, todays Zimbabwe. ... See also: 1971 in sports, other events of 1972, 1973 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: February 20: A.J. Foyt won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Richard Petty Indianapolis 500 - Mark Donohue USAC Racing - Joe Leonard won the season championship Formula...   (born June 6, 1956, in Stockholm, Sweden) is a former World No. ... “Sverige” redirects here. ... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1970 in sports, other events of 1971, 1972 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Richard Petty Indianapolis 500 - Al Unser, Sr. ... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1969 in sports, other events of 1970, 1971 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Pete Hamilton won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Bobby Isaac Indianapolis 500 - Al Unser, Sr. ... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... “Deutschland” redirects here. ... // August 16 — Enschede Marathon, Netherlands Mens Winner: Kazuo Matsubara (JPN) 2:19:29 September 21 — European Championships Marathon, Athens, Greece Mens Winner: Ron Hill (ENG) 2:16:48 December 7 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Jerome Drayton (CAN) 2:11:13 Stock car racing: LeeRoy Yarbrough won... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... See also: 1967 in sports, other events of 1968, 1969 in sports and the list of years in sports. // General sporting events 1968 Summer Olympics takes place in Mexico City, Mexico United States wins the most medals (107), and the most gold medals (45). ... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... Motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité Liberty, Equality, Fraternity Anthem: La Marseillaise Metropolitan France() – on the European continent() – in the European Union()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Paris Official languages French Government Unitary republic  -  President Jacques Chirac  -  Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin Formation  -  Celtic Gaul 1200 BC   -  Franks 11 BC   -  Kingdom of France... See also: 1966 in sports, other events of 1967, 1968 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Mario Andretti wins the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship — Richard Petty May 31-Indianapolis 500 — A.J. Foyt USAC Racing — A.J. Foyt won the season championship... Manuel Orantes, born February 5, 1949 in Granada, Spain was a tennis champion in the 1970s and 1980s. ... 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See also: 1964 in sports, other events of 1965, 1966 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Fred Lorenzen wins the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Ned Jarrett Indianapolis 500 - Jimmy Clark USAC Racing - Mario Andretti Formula One Champion - Jimmy Clark of Great Britain... Soviet redirects here. ... Motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité Liberty, Equality, Fraternity Anthem: La Marseillaise Metropolitan France() – on the European continent() – in the European Union()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Paris Official languages French Government Unitary republic  -  President Jacques Chirac  -  Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin Formation  -  Celtic Gaul 1200 BC   -  Franks 11 BC   -  Kingdom of France... See also: 1963 in sports, other events of 1964, 1965 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Athletics March 6 – Tom OHara sets a new world record for the indoor mile run by completing it in 3 hours, 56. ... Anthem Bilady, Bilady, Bilady Capital (and largest city) Cairo Official languages Arabic1 Government Semi-presidential republic  -  President Hosni Mubarak  -  Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif Establishment  -  First Dynasty c. ... Soviet redirects here. ... // May 4 — Pan American Games Marathon, Sao Paulo, Brazil Mens Winner: Fidel Negrete (MEX) 2:27:56 July 13 — Enschede Marathon, Netherlands Mens Winner: Václav Chudomel (CZE) 2:25:11 October 15 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Jeff Julian (NZL) 2:18:01 Stock car racing... “Hellas” redirects here. ... Anthem Bilady, Bilady, Bilady Capital (and largest city) Cairo Official languages Arabic1 Government Semi-presidential republic  -  President Hosni Mubarak  -  Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif Establishment  -  First Dynasty c. ... See also: 1961 in sports, other events of 1962, 1963 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Fireball Roberts won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Joe Weatherly Indianapolis 500 - Rodger Ward USAC Racing - Rodger Ward won the season championship Formula One Championship - Graham... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... Soviet redirects here. ... See also: 1960 in sports, other events of 1961, 1962 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Marvin Panch won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Ned Jarrett Indianapolis 500 - A.J. Foyt USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the driving championship Formula One... The Three Major Professional Tournaments Professional tennis players in the years before the Open era began in 1968 played mostly on tours in head-to-head competition. ... Motto none Anthem (German) Land of Mountains, Land on the River Austria() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital (and largest city) Vienna Official languages German, Hungarian, Slovenian and Croatian Demonym Austrian(s) Government federal republic  -  President Heinz Fischer  -  Chancellor Alfred Gusenbauer Independence  -  Austrian State Treaty in force... // December 4 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Barry Magee (NZL) 2:19:04 Stock car racing: Junior Johnson won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Rex White Indianapolis 500 - Jim Rathmann USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the season championship Formula One Championship - Jack Brabham of Australia 24 hours of... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... For other uses of India, see India (disambiguation). ... See also: 1958 in sports, other events of 1959, 1960 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Lee Petty won the inaugural Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship — Lee Petty Indianapolis 500 — Rodger Ward USAC Racing — Rodger Ward Formula One Champion — Jack Brabham of Australia... Soviet redirects here. ... Motto Ordem e Progresso(Portuguese) Order and Progress Anthem Brazilian National Anthem Capital Brasília Largest city São Paulo Official languages Portuguese Demonym Brazilian Government Presidential Federal republic  -  President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva  -  Vice President José Alencar Gomes da Silva Independence from Portugal   -  Declared September 7, 1822... 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Holmberg (born January 27, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York) is a highly respected tennis instructor who had a distinguished career in intercollegiate tennis and on the professional tennis tour. ... For the arena in Melbourne Park used for show matches in the Australian Open, see Rod Laver Arena Rodney George (Rod) Laver (born August 9, 1938, in Rockhampton, Australia) is a former tennis player from Australia who was the World No. ... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... 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This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... Anthem Bilady, Bilady, Bilady Capital (and largest city) Cairo Official languages Arabic1 Government Semi-presidential republic  -  President Hosni Mubarak  -  Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif Establishment  -  First Dynasty c. ... // August 23 — European Championships Marathon, Brussels, Belgium Mens Winner: Jack Holden (ENG) 2:32:14 December 10 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Shunji Koyanagi (JPN) 2:30:47 May 21 — United States Mens Winner: [[ur mom]|ur dad & ur dog]] — 2:45:55 July 22 — Netherlands Men... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... 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Girls' Singles

†: junior champion who has won the Ladies' title as well
#un: unseeded

Year Champion (Country) #Seed Runner Up (Country) #Seed Score
2005 Agnieszka Radwańska (POL) def. Tamira Paszek (AUT) 6-3, 6-4
2004 Katerina Bondarenko (UKR) #6 def. Ana Ivanović (SCG) #3 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-2
2003 Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) #un def. Anna Chakvetadze (RUS) #un 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
2002 Vera Douchevina (RUS) #8 def. Maria Sharapova (RUS) #7 4-6, 6-1, 6-2
2001 Angelique Widjaja (INA) #8 def. Dinara Safina (RUS) #15 6-4, 0-6, 7-5
2000 Maria Elena Salerni (ARG) #4 def. Tatiana Perebiynis (UKR) #2 6-4, 7-5
1999 I. Tulyaganova (UZB) #4 def. L. Krasnoroutskaya (RUS) #7 7-6 (3), 6-4
1998 Katarina Srebotnik (SLO) #7 def. Kim Clijsters (BEL) #un 7-6 (3), 6-3
1997 Cara Black (ZIM) #3 def. A. Rippner (USA) #6 6-3, 7-5
1996 Amélie Mauresmo (FRA) #10 † def. M. L. Serna (ESP) #un 4-6, 6-3, 6-4
1995 A. Olsza (POL) #9 def. Tamarine Tanasugarn (THA) #5 7-5, 7-6 (6)
1994 Martina Hingis (SUI) #8 † def. M-R Jeon (KOR) #5 7-5, 6-4
1993 Nancy Feber (BEL) #1 def. R. Grande (ITA) #7 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-2
1992 Chanda Rubin (USA) #2 def. L. Courtois (BEL) #un 6-2, 7-5
1991 Barbara Rittner (GER) #1 def. E. Makarova (URS) #un 6-7 (6), 6-2, 6-3
1990 A. Strnadova (TCH) #7 def. K. Sharpe (AUS) #6 6-2, 6-4
1989 A. Strnadova (TCH) #U def. M.J. McGrath (USA) #6 6-2, 6-3
1988 Barbara A.M. Schultz (NED) #1 def. E. Derly (FRA) #7 7-6 (5), 6-1
1987 Natalya M. Zvereva (URS) #1 def. Julie Halard (FRA) #un 6-4, 6-4
1986 Natalya M. Zvereva (URS) #un def. Leila Meskhi (URS) #un 2-6, 6-2, 9-7
1985 A. Holikova (TCH) #3 def. J.M. Byrne (AUS) #7 7-5, 6-1
1984 Annabel N. Croft (GBR) #3 def. E. Reinach (RSA) #un 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
1983 P. Paradis (FRA) #un def. Patricia Hy (HKG) #5 6-2, 6-1
1982 Catherine Tanvier (FRA) #2 def. Helena Suková (TCH) #1 6-2, 7-5
1981 Zina L. Garrison (USA) #8 def. R.R. Uys (RSA) #un 6-4, 3-6, 6-0
1980 D. Freeman (AUS) #un def. S.J. Leo (AUS) #5 7-6 (?), 7-5
1979 M.L. Piatek (USA) #3 def. A.A. Moulton (USA) #5 6-1, 6-3
1978 Tracy A. Austin (USA) #1 def. Hana Mandlíková (TCH) #2 6-0, 3-6, 6-4
1977 L. Antonoplis (USA) #un def. Mareen Louie (USA) #3 7-5, 6-1
1976 N.Y. Chmyreva (URS) def. M. Kruger (RSA) 6-3, 2-6, 6-1
1975 N.Y. Chmyreva (URS) def. R. Marsikova (TCH) 6-4, 6-3
1974 Mima Jausovec (YUG) def. M. Simionescu (ROM) 7-5, 6-4
1973 A.K. Kiyomura (USA) def. Martina Navratilova (TCH) 6-4, 7-5
1972 I.S. Kloss (RSA) def. G.L. Coles (GBR) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
1971 M.V. Kroshina (URS) def. S.H. Minford (GBR) 6-4, 6-4
1970 S.A. Walsh (USA) def. M.V. Kroshina (URS) 8-6, 6-4
1969 K. Sawamatsu (JPN) def. B.I. Kirk (RSA) 6-1, 1-6, 7-5
1968 K.S. Pigeon (USA) def. L.E. Hunt (AUS) 6-4, 6-3
1967 J.H. Salome (NED) def. E.M. Strandberg (SWE) 6-4, 6-2
1966 B. Lindström (FIN) def. J.A. Congdon (GBR) 7-5, 6-3
1965 Olga V. Morozova (URS) def. R. Giscafre (ARG) 6-3, 6-3
1964 J.M. Bartkowicz (USA) def. E. Subirats (MEX) 6-3 6-1
1963 D.M. Salfati (FRA) def. K. Dening (AUS) 6-4, 6-1
1962 G. Baksheeva (URS) def. E.P. Terry (NZL) 6-4, 6-2
1961 G. Baksheeva (URS) def. K.D. Chabot (USA) 6-4, 8-6
1960 K.J. Hantze (USA) def. L.M. Hutchings (RSA) 6-4, 6-4
1959 J. Cross (RSA) def. D. Schuster (AUT) 6-1, 6-1
1958 S.M. Moore (USA) def. A. Dmitrieva (URS) 6-2, 6-4
1957 M.G. Arnold (USA) def. E. Reyes (MEX) 8-6, 6-2
1956 Ann S. Haydon (GBR) † def. I. Buding (GER) 6-3, 6-4
1955 S.M. Armstrong (GBR) def. B. de Chambure (FRA) 6-2, 6-4
1954 V.A. Pitt (GBR) def. C. Monnot (FRA) 5-7, 6-3, 6-2
1953 D. Killan (RSA) def. V.A. Pitt (GBR) 6-4, 4-6, 6-1
1952 F.J.I. ten Bosch (NED) def. R. Davar (IND) 5-7, 6-1, 7-5
1951 L.M. Cornell (USA) def. S. Lazzarino (ITA) 6-3, 6-4
1950 L.M. Cornell (USA) def. A. Winter (NOR) 6-2, 6-4
1949 C. Mercelis (BEL) def. J.S.V. Partridge (GBR) 6-4, 6-2
1948 O. Miskova (TCH) def. V. Rigollet (SUI) 6-4, 6-2
1947 G. Domken (BEL) def. B. Wallen (SWE) 6-1, 6-4

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See also: 1980 in sports, other events of 1981, 1982 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Darrell Waltrip Richard Petty won the Daytona 500 CART Racing - Rick Mears won the season championship May 25 - Indianapolis 500 - Bobby Unser Formula One... Zina Lynna Garrison (b. ... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... See also: 1979 in sports, other events of 1980, 1981 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt Buddy Baker won the Daytona 500 CART Racing - Johnny Rutherford won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Johnny Rutherford Formula One Champion - Alan... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... See also: 1978 in sports, other events of 1979, 1980 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Artistic Gymnastics World Artistic Gymnastics Championships: Mens all-around champion: Alexander Dityatin, USSR Womens all-around champion: Nellie Kim, USSR Mens team competition champion: USSR Womens team... See also: 1977 in sports, other events of 1978, 1979 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto racing USAC - A J Foyt won final season championship under USAC. CART, Championship Auto Racing Teams open wheel racing established in the United States. ... Tracy Ann Austin Holt (b. ... Hana Mandlíková, a professional tennis player, was born on February 19, 1962, in Prague, Czech Republic. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... See also: 1976 in sports, other events of 1977, 1978 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Cale Yarborough Cale Yarborough won the Daytona 500 USAC Racing - Tom Sneva wins the season championship Indianapolis 500 - won by A.J. Foyt. ... See also: 1975 in sports, other events of 1976, 1977 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: February 15David Pearson won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Cale Yarborough Indianapolis 500 - Johnny Rutherford USAC Racing - Gordon Johncock won the season championship Formula One Championship... Soviet redirects here. ... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... See also: 1974 in sports, other events of 1975, 1976 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Athletics August 12, In Gothenburg, Sweden, New Zealander, John Walker set a new world record becoming the first man to break 3:50 for the mile when he clocked 3:49. ... Soviet redirects here. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... See also: 1973 in sports, other events of 1974, 1975 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Richard Petty IROC Championship - inaugural year won by Mark Donohue Indianapolis 500 - Johnny Rutherford USAC Racing - Bobby Unser... Mima Jaušovec (born July 20, 1956) is a Slovene female tennis player. ... Yugoslavia (Jugoslavija in the Latin alphabet, Југославија in Cyrillic; English: Land of the South Slavs) describes three political entities that existed one at a time on the Balkan Peninsula in Europe, during most of the 20th century. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... See also: 1972 in sports, other events of 1973, 1974 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty wins the Daytona 500 in which singer Marty Robbins made his first appearance as a driver. ... Martina Navratilova (born October 18, 1956, in Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a former World No. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... See also: 1971 in sports, other events of 1972, 1973 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: February 20: A.J. Foyt won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Richard Petty Indianapolis 500 - Mark Donohue USAC Racing - Joe Leonard won the season championship Formula... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1970 in sports, other events of 1971, 1972 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Richard Petty Indianapolis 500 - Al Unser, Sr. ... Soviet redirects here. ... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1969 in sports, other events of 1970, 1971 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Pete Hamilton won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Bobby Isaac Indianapolis 500 - Al Unser, Sr. ... Soviet redirects here. ... // August 16 — Enschede Marathon, Netherlands Mens Winner: Kazuo Matsubara (JPN) 2:19:29 September 21 — European Championships Marathon, Athens, Greece Mens Winner: Ron Hill (ENG) 2:16:48 December 7 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Jerome Drayton (CAN) 2:11:13 Stock car racing: LeeRoy Yarbrough won... This article is about the country in East Asia. ... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... See also: 1967 in sports, other events of 1968, 1969 in sports and the list of years in sports. // General sporting events 1968 Summer Olympics takes place in Mexico City, Mexico United States wins the most medals (107), and the most gold medals (45). ... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... See also: 1966 in sports, other events of 1967, 1968 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Mario Andretti wins the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship — Richard Petty May 31-Indianapolis 500 — A.J. Foyt USAC Racing — A.J. Foyt won the season championship... Motto (French) Ik zal handhaven(Dutch) I shall stand fast1 Anthem Het Wilhelmus Netherlands() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() [] Capital (and largest city) Amsterdam2 Official languages Dutch3 Ethnic groups  80. ... “Sverige” redirects here. ... See also: 1965 in sports, other events of 1966, 1967 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Richard Petty won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - David Pearson Indianapolis 500 - Graham Hill USAC Racing - Mario Andretti won the season championship Formula One Championship - Jack... Motto none1 Anthem Maamme(Finnish) VÃ¥rt land(Swedish) Our Land Finland() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital (and largest city) Helsinki Official languages Finnish, Swedish Government Parliamentary democracy2  -  President Tarja Halonen  -  Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen Independence from Bolshevist Russia   -  Autonomy March 29, 1809   -  Declared December 6... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1964 in sports, other events of 1965, 1966 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Fred Lorenzen wins the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Ned Jarrett Indianapolis 500 - Jimmy Clark USAC Racing - Mario Andretti Formula One Champion - Jimmy Clark of Great Britain... Olga Morozova (Russian: Ольга Морозова; born February 22, 1949 in Moscow, Russia) is a Russian professional tennis player. ... Soviet redirects here. ... Motto En unión y libertad(Spanish) In Union and Freedom Anthem Himno Nacional Argentino Capital (and largest city) Buenos Aires Official languages Spanish Demonym Argentine Government Federal republic  -  President Néstor Kirchner  -  Vice President Daniel Scioli  -  Premier Alberto Fernández Independence from Spain   -  May Revolution 25 May 1810   -  Declared... See also: 1963 in sports, other events of 1964, 1965 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Athletics March 6 – Tom OHara sets a new world record for the indoor mile run by completing it in 3 hours, 56. ... This article is about the country in North America. ... // May 4 — Pan American Games Marathon, Sao Paulo, Brazil Mens Winner: Fidel Negrete (MEX) 2:27:56 July 13 — Enschede Marathon, Netherlands Mens Winner: Václav Chudomel (CZE) 2:25:11 October 15 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Jeff Julian (NZL) 2:18:01 Stock car racing... Motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité Liberty, Equality, Fraternity Anthem: La Marseillaise Metropolitan France() – on the European continent() – in the European Union()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Paris Official languages French Government Unitary republic  -  President Jacques Chirac  -  Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin Formation  -  Celtic Gaul 1200 BC   -  Franks 11 BC   -  Kingdom of France... Anthem Advance Australia Fair Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Canberra Largest city Sydney Official languages English (de facto 1) Government Federal constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy  -  Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor-General Michael Jeffery  -  Prime Minister John Howard Independence from the United Kingdom   -  Constitution 1 January 1901   -  Statute of... See also: 1961 in sports, other events of 1962, 1963 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Fireball Roberts won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Joe Weatherly Indianapolis 500 - Rodger Ward USAC Racing - Rodger Ward won the season championship Formula One Championship - Graham... Soviet redirects here. ... Anthem God Defend New Zealand God Save the Queen1 Capital Wellington Largest city Auckland2 Official languages English3 (98%)11 Māori (4. ... See also: 1960 in sports, other events of 1961, 1962 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Marvin Panch won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Ned Jarrett Indianapolis 500 - A.J. Foyt USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the driving championship Formula One... Soviet redirects here. ... // December 4 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Barry Magee (NZL) 2:19:04 Stock car racing: Junior Johnson won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Rex White Indianapolis 500 - Jim Rathmann USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the season championship Formula One Championship - Jack Brabham of Australia 24 hours of... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... See also: 1958 in sports, other events of 1959, 1960 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Lee Petty won the inaugural Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship — Lee Petty Indianapolis 500 — Rodger Ward USAC Racing — Rodger Ward Formula One Champion — Jack Brabham of Australia... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... Motto none Anthem (German) Land of Mountains, Land on the River Austria() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital (and largest city) Vienna Official languages German, Hungarian, Slovenian and Croatian Demonym Austrian(s) Government federal republic  -  President Heinz Fischer  -  Chancellor Alfred Gusenbauer Independence  -  Austrian State Treaty in force... See also: 1957 in sports, other events of 1958, 1959 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Lee Petty Indianapolis 500 - Jimmy Bryan USAC Racing - Tony Bettenhausen won the season championship Formula One Championship - Mike Hawthorn of Great Britain February 23 - Cuban rebels kidnap... Soviet redirects here. ... See also: 1956 in sports, other events of 1957, 1958 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Buck Baker Indianapolis 500 - Sam Hanks USAC Racing - Jimmy Bryan won the season championship Formula One Championship - Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina 24 hours of Le Mans... This article is about the country in North America. ... See also: 1955 in sports, other events of 1956, 1957 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Buck Baker The United States Auto Club (USAC) was founded to take over race sanctioning from the American Automobile Association (AAA). ... Ann Haydon-Jones (born Adrianne Shirley Haydon on October 7, 1938 in Birmingham, England, UK), was a table tennis and lawn tennis champion. ... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... “Deutschland” redirects here. ... See also: 1954 in sports, other events of 1955, 1956 in sports and the list of years in sports. // [edit] Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Tim Flock AAA Racing: Bob Sweikert won the Indianapolis 500 Bob Sweikert won the season championship Formula One Championship - Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina 24 hours... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... Motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité Liberty, Equality, Fraternity Anthem: La Marseillaise Metropolitan France() – on the European continent() – in the European Union()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Paris Official languages French Government Unitary republic  -  President Jacques Chirac  -  Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin Formation  -  Celtic Gaul 1200 BC   -  Franks 11 BC   -  Kingdom of France... See also: 1953 in sports, other events of 1954, 1955 in sports and the list of years in sports. // 1954 World Championships Mens all-around champion: Viktor Chukarin, USSR Womens all-around champion: Galina Rudko, USSR Team competition champions: mens - USSR; womens - USSR NASCAR Championship... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... Motto: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité Liberty, Equality, Fraternity Anthem: La Marseillaise Metropolitan France() – on the European continent() – in the European Union()  —  [] Capital (and largest city) Paris Official languages French Government Unitary republic  -  President Jacques Chirac  -  Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin Formation  -  Celtic Gaul 1200 BC   -  Franks 11 BC   -  Kingdom of France... See also: 1952 in sports, other events of 1953, 1954 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Herb Thomas AAA Racing: Bill Vukovich won the Indianapolis 500 Sam Hanks won the season driving championship Formula One Championship - Alberto Ascari of Italy 24 hours of... This article is about the country on the southern tip of the African continent. ... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1951 in sports, 1953 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Tim Flock AAA Racing: Troy Ruttman won the Indianapolis 500 Chuck Stevenson won the season championship Formula One Championship - Italy 24 hours of Le Mans: Hermann Lang / Fritz Reiss won, driving... Motto (French) Ik zal handhaven(Dutch) I shall stand fast1 Anthem Het Wilhelmus Netherlands() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() [] Capital (and largest city) Amsterdam2 Official languages Dutch3 Ethnic groups  80. ... For other uses of India, see India (disambiguation). ... See also: 1950 in sports, other events of 1951, 1952 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Herb Thomas AAA Racing: Tony Bettenhausen won the series championship Lee Wallard won the Indianapolis 500 Formula One Championship - Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina 24 hours of... For other uses, see Italy (disambiguation). ... // August 23 — European Championships Marathon, Brussels, Belgium Mens Winner: Jack Holden (ENG) 2:32:14 December 10 — Fukuoka Marathon, Japan Mens Winner: Shunji Koyanagi (JPN) 2:30:47 May 21 — United States Mens Winner: [[ur mom]|ur dad & ur dog]] — 2:45:55 July 22 — Netherlands Men... Motto Royal: Alt for Norge (Everything for Norway) 1814 Eidsvoll oath: Enige og tro til Dovre faller (United and faithful until the mountains of Dovre crumble) Anthem Ja, vi elsker Royal anthem Kongesangen Norway() on the European continent() Capital (and largest city) Oslo Official languages Norwegian (BokmÃ¥l and Nynorsk... See also: 1948 in sports, other events of 1949, 1950 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto racing The first 24 hours of Le Mans is held since the beginning of World War II. Luigi Chinetti and Lord Seldson win the race in a Ferrari 166M. Baseball... Motto Eendracht maakt macht(Dutch) Lunion fait la force(French) Einigkeit macht stark(German) Strength through Unity Anthem The Brabançonne Belgium() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital Brussels Largest metropolitan area Brussels Capital Region Official languages Dutch, French, German Government Federal constitutional monarchy and bicameral... Motto  2(French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen 3 United Kingdom() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital London Largest conurbation (population) Greater London Urban Area Official languages English (de facto)4 Government  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Gordon Brown Formation  -  Acts of... See also: 1947 in sports, 1949 in sports and the list of years in sports. Baseball January 29: Commissioner Happy Chandler fines the Yankees, Cubs, and Phillies $500 each for signing high school players. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Motto (Latin) (traditional)[1] One for all, all for one Anthem Swiss Psalm Switzerland() on the European continent() Capital Berne (federal capital) Largest city Zürich Official languages German, French, Italian, Romansh[2] Government Direct democracy Federal republic  -  Federal Council M. Leuenberger P. Couchepin (VP 07) S. Schmid M. Calmy... See also: 1946 in sports, other events of 1947, 1948 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto racing Wally Parks founds the Southern California Timing Association, to better organize drag racing. ... Motto Eendracht maakt macht(Dutch) Lunion fait la force(French) Einigkeit macht stark(German) Strength through Unity Anthem The Brabançonne Belgium() – on the European continent() – in the European Union() Capital Brussels Largest metropolitan area Brussels Capital Region Official languages Dutch, French, German Government Federal constitutional monarchy and bicameral... “Sverige” redirects here. ...

Boys' Doubles

Guillermo Sebastián Coria (born January 13, 1982 in Rufino, Santa Fe Province), nicknamed El Mago (The Magician in Spanish), is a professional tennis player from Argentina. ... David Nalbandian (born January 1, 1982, Unquillo, Córdoba, Argentina) is a professional tennis player from Argentina. ... Roger Federer (born August 8, 1981) is a Swiss tennis professional, currently ranked World No. ... Country: Belgium Residence: Auvelais, Belgium Height: 55 (165 cm) Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg) Plays: Right Turned pro: 1999 Highest singles ranking: 24 (10/17/2005) Singles titles: 2 Doubles titles: 2 Career Prize Money: $2,554,593 (as of 9/4/2006) Grand Slam Titles: 0 Olivier Rochus... Luis Horna Viscari (born September 14, 1980 in Lima) is a tennis player from Peru, who turned professional in 1998. ... Nicolás Alejandro Massú Fried (born October 10, 1979, in Viña del Mar, Chile), nicknamed Vampiro (Spanish: vampire), is a Chilean tennis player. ... Mark Anthony Philippoussis (born November 7, 1976 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian tennis player. ... Gregory Greg Rusedski (born September 6, 1973, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a former British tennis player who turned professional in 1991, and played until his retirement on April 7, 2007 at the age of 33. ... Jason Stoltenberg (born April 4, 1970, in Narrabri, Australia) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. ... Woodbridge (back) with partner Jonas Björkman in the mens double final, Wimbledon 2004. ... Petr Korda (b. ... Patrick Hart Pat Cash (born May 27, 1965 in Melbourne, Victoria) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. ...

Girls' Doubles


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