Stan Wawrinka was the last player outside the trio to win a Grand Slam
, the 2016 US Open beating Djokovic.The last player to win a Grand Slam
aged under 30 was Andy Murray, who won the 2016 Wimbledon title aged 29.
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titles Margaret 11 5 3 5 24 Serena737623 Australian French Wimbledon US TOTAL Williams' meltdown in last year's US Open final defeat by Naomi Osaka, when she was warned for illegal coaching, smashed her racket, and abused the umpire was an indication of the pressure the former world No.1 (above) is under.
It is such a rare feat that only Don Budge (1938) and Rod Laver (1962 and 1969) all calendar Grand Slams
have pulled off the sweep in the sport's history.
While her maiden Grand Slam
was marred by losing finalist Serena Williams' umpire-baiting histrionics and boos from the Flushing Meadows crowd, Osaka was allowing her follow-up success in Melbourne to soak in.
I think Iacuteve lost to him nine times so far in the Grand Slams
. I lost some tough matches.
"Hopefully him, Rafa, Roger will still fight for Grand Slams
, because it is so nice to watch them fighting for the history.
While there was joy in victory there was none to be taken from beating a teary Del Potro, who knows the pain of a comeback having undergone four wrist surgeries that caused him to miss 14 Grand Slams
and at one point looked to be derailing his career.
The Phoenix high-flyer reclaimed his throne, edging out Renz Palma in the Slam
Dunk Contest in the 2018 PBA All-Star Week Friday at Batangas City Sports Center.
RORY BEST admitted that winning the Grand Slam
as captain was a dream come true - then confided that Ireland are "greedy" for more success.
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Asked what keeps him going after having won all slams
in both men's and mixed, and with an Olympic medal to boot, he said, " I play for passion.
Federer's attempts to win the Grand Slam
were always denied by Nadal at the French Open, the only one of the Slams
Djokovic has still to conquer.