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 2022 grand slams:-
a) Australian Open 2022 winners
Mens’s Singles: Rafael Nadal defeated Daniil Medvedev in the final, 2–6, 6–7, 6–4, 6–4, 7–5 to win the men’s singles tennis title at the 2022 Australian Open. It was his second Australian Open title and 21st major singles title overall, surpassing the all-time record he had jointly held with Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic.
Women’s Singles:Ashleigh Barty defeated Danielle Collins in the final, 6–3, 7–6 to win the women’s singles tennis title at the 2022 Australian Open. She became the first home player to win an Australian Open singles title since Chris O’Neil in 1978.
b) French Open 2022 Winners
Mens’s Singles: Rafael Nadal defeated Casper Ruud in the final, 6–3, 6–3, 6–0 to win the men’s singles tennis title at the 2022 French Open. It was his record-extending 14th French Open title and record-extending 22nd major title overall.
Women’s Singles: Iga Świątek defeated Coco Gauff in the final, 6–1, 6–3 to win the women’s singles tennis title at the 2022 French Open. It was her second French Open title, and she dropped just one set en route, in the fourth round to Qinwen Zheng.
c) Wimbledon 2022 winners
Mens’s Singles: Novak Djokovic successfully defended his gentlemen’s singles title to claim his 21st major title, defeating Nick Kyrgios in the final
Women’s Singles: Ashleigh Barty was the reigning ladies’ champion, but did not defend her title after retiring from professional tennis in March 2022. The ladies’ singles title was won Elena Rybakina, who defeated Ons Jabeur in the final.
d) US Open 2022 Winners