The Grand Slam tournaments, also called majors, are the four most important annual tennis events.
The Grand Slam itinerary consists of the
- Australian Open in mid January,
- French Open in May and June,
- Wimbledon in July, and
- US Open in August and September.
- The Australian and United States tournaments are played on hard courts, the French on clay, and Wimbledon on grass.
- Wimbledon is the oldest, founded in 1877, followed the US in 1881, the French in 1891, and the Australian in 1905.
Here are the winners list of 2021 grand slams:-
a) Australian Open 2021 winners
Mens’s Singles: Novak Djokovic Defeats Daniil Medvedev to Win 2021 Australian Open Men’s Singles Final.
Women’s Singles: Naomi Osaka defeated Jennifer Brady in the final, 6–4, 6–3 to win the Women’s Singles tennis title at the 2021 Australian Open.
b) French Open 2021 Winners
Mens’s Singles: Djokovic wins 19th Grand Slam title, beats Tsitsipas to clinch 2nd Roland Garros title.
Women’s Singles: Barbora Krejčíková won the Women’s Singles tennis title at the 2021 French Open, defeating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
c) Wimbledon 2021 winners
Two-time defending champion Novak Djokovic successfully defended his title, defeating Matteo Berrettini in the final, 6–7, 6–4, 6–4, 6–3 to win the Gentlemen’s Singles tennis title at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships.
Ashleigh Barty defeated Karolína Plíšková in the final, 6–3, 6–7, 6–3 to win the Ladies’ Singles tennis title at the 2021 Wimbledon Championships.
d) US Open 2021 Winners
Mens’s Singles: Daniil Medvedev wins his first Grand Slam in style, ending top-ranked Novak Djokovic’s bid for a calendar slam with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win in the men’s singles final.
Women’s Singles: Emma Raducanu defeated Leylah Fernandez in the final, 6–4, 6–3, to win the Women’s Singles tennis title at the 2021 US Open.