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The 1982 Wimbledon Championships

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The 1982 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon in London in England. It was the 96th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 21 June to 4 July 1982.

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Seniors

Men's Singles

United States Jimmy Connors defeated United States John McEnroe 3–6, 6–3, 6–7 (2–7), 7–6 (7–5), 6–4

  • It was Connors's 6th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last Wimbledon title.

Women's Singles

United States Martina Navratilova defeated United States Chris Evert-Lloyd 6–1, 3–6, 6–2

  • It was Navratilova's 15th career Grand Slam title and her 6th Wimbledon title.

Men's Doubles

Australia Peter McNamara / Australia Paul McNamee defeated United States Peter Fleming / United States John McEnroe 6–3, 6–2

  • It was McNamara's 3rd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Wimbledon title. It was McNamee's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last Wimbledon title.

Women's Doubles

United States Martina Navratilova / United States Pam Shriver defeated United States Kathy Jordan / United States Anne Smith 6–4, 6–1

  • It was Navratilova's 16th career Grand Slam title and her 7th Wimbledon title. It was Shriver's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title.

Mixed Doubles

United States Anne Smith / South Africa Kevin Curren defeated Australia Wendy Turnbull / United Kingdom John Lloyd 2–6, 6–3, 7–5

  • It was Smith's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title. It was Curren's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his only Wimbledon title.

Juniors

Boys' Singles

Australia Pat Cash defeated Sweden Henrik Sundström 6–4, 6–7 (5–7), 6–3

Girls' Singles

France Catherine Tanvier defeated Czechoslovakia Helena Suková 6–2, 7–5

Boys' Doubles

Australia Pat Cash / Australia John Frawley defeated United States Rick Leach / United States Joel Ross 6–3, 6–4

Girls' Doubles

United States Penny Barg / United States Beth Herr defeated United States Barbara Gerken / United States Gretchen Rush 6–1, 6–4

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Author:Bling King
Published:May 25th 2012
Modified:May 25th 2012

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