Wimbledon Champion : Last 10 years (Women)

Czech Republic's Marketa Vondrousova became the first unseeded woman to win the Wimbledon title in the Open era.
Marketa Vondrousova became the first unseeded player to win Wimbledon title in the Open Era. Image- The Independent
Marketa Vondrousova became the first unseeded player to win Wimbledon title in the Open Era. Image- The Independent

The World's biggest Tennis tournament, Wimbledon or the The Championships is the oldest Tennis tournament so far. It is considered as the most prestigious tournament. It has been organised at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London since 1877. Grand Slam has four Tennis tournaments, Wimbledon is one of them. The Australian Open, the French Open and the US Open are the other three tournaments. Wimbledon is the only tournament played on Grass court.

The Wimbledon Championship 2023 was the 136th time Championships. There was five main events, four junior events and seven invitation events. Marketa Vondrousova becomes the Wimbledon 2023 by beating last year's runner-up Ons Jabeur in the finals. By this win, Vondrousova became the first unseeded player to do so in the Open Era. There are many more champions who have won women's singles titles. So let's have a look at the women Wimbledon Champion list from the last 10 years.

1. 2013 Wimbledon Championships winner- Marion Bartoli

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The French player, Marion Bartoli won the  ladies' singles tennis title at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships. She defeated Sabine Lisicki in the final by 6–1, 6–4 score. She won the title without dropping a set, or facing a tiebreak in any set. Bartoli was the first French major champion since Amelie Mauresmo in 2006.

2. 2014 Wimbledon Championships winner- Petra Kvitova

2011 champion Petra Kvitova defeated Eugenie Bouchard in the 2014 Wimbledon Championships final by 6-3, 6-0. It was the fifth shortest women's singles final in Wimbledon history. It was Kvitova's second Wimbledon title.

3. 2015 Wimbledon Championships winner- Serena Williams

Serena Williams defeated Garbine Muguruza in the 2015 Wimbledon Championships final by 6-4, 6-4 score. It was Williams' sixth Wimbledon singles title and her 21st major singles title overall.

4. 2016 Wimbledon Championships winner- Serena Williams

Defending champion, Serena Williams won her seventh Wimbledon title by defeating Angelique Kerber in the 2016 Wimbledon Championship final. She won by 7-5, 6-3 score and equaled Steffi Graf's Open Era record of 22 major singles title.

5. 2017 Wimbledon Championships winner- Garbine Muguruza

Garbine Muguruza defeated Venus Williams in the 2017 Wimbledon Championships final by straight sets, 7-5, 6-0. It was her second Grand Slam and first title at Wimbledon.

6. 2018 Wimbledon Championships winner- Angelique Kerber

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Angelique Kerber defeated seventh time Wimbledon champion in the 2018 Wimbledon Championships final by 6-3, 6-3 score. It was her third major singles title. She was the first German to win the title since Steffi Graf in 1996.

7. 2019 Wimbledon Championships winner- Simona Halep

Simona Halep defeated defending champion Serena Williams in the 2019 Wimbledon Championships final by 6-2, 6-2. She made a record of just three unforced errors. This match was lasted for only 56 minutes. Halep was the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon senior singles title.

8. 2021 Wimbledon Championships winner- Ash Barty

Ash Barty defeated Karolina Pliskova in the 2021 Wimbledon Championships final by 6–3, 6–7 (4-7), 6–3 score. She was the first Australian to win the Wimbledon title since Evonne Goolagong Cawley.

9. 2022 Wimbledon Championships winner- Elena Rybakina

At the age of 19, Elena Rybakina decided to left Russia and started playing for Kazakhstan. She is the first player representing Kazakhstan to win a Grand Slam Singles titles. She is also the first to be ranked in the world's top 15. In addition, the 17th-sedded has reached eight other finals on the WTA Tour, including three at the WTA 500 level, winning two titles. The 23-year old is famous for her excellent serve. She can generate high-powered groundstrokes because of her tall stature.

Rybakina has defeated Tunisian player Ons Jabeur in the final of Wimbledon 2022 by 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. This is her first Wimbledon title.

10. 2023 Wimbledon Championships winner- Markéta Vondroušová

Czech Republic's Marketa Vondrousova became the first unseeded woman to win the Wimbledon title in the Open era. The Czech swept to a shock 6-4, 6-4 victory over Tunisia's Ons Jabeur in the Wimbledon 2023 final match. This is Vondrousova's first Grand Slam title. She lost in the final of the 2019 French Open as a teenager. Moreover, Vondrousova beat Jabeur to become the first Czech woman to win the title since Petra Kvitova in 2014.

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