Australian Open: Winners By Year – Men’s Singles

Australian Open is not only one of the oldest tennis tournaments in the world, but also one of the biggest and prestigious tennis events. It’s one of 4 Grand Slam tournaments and is played in Melbourne each year in January.

Below is a breakdown of all the Australian Open men’s singles champions, from the start in 1905 to the most recent tournament.

Before going through each year, here are the players with the most Australian Open titles.

Here are all the Australian Open winners, from the start in 1905 to the most recent event.

YearWinnerRunner-UpFinal Score
2022Rafael NadalDaniil Medvedev2-6, 6-7, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5
2021Novak DjokovicDaniil Medvedev 7–5, 6–2, 6–2
2020Novak DjokovicDominic Thiem 6–4, 4–6, 2–6, 6–3, 6–4
2019Novak Djokovic Rafael Nadal 6–3, 6–2, 6–3
2018Roger Federer Marin Čilić 6–2, 6–7(5–7), 6–3, 3–6, 6–1
2017Roger Federer Rafael Nadal 6–4, 3–6, 6–1, 3–6, 6–3
2016Novak DjokovicAndy Murray 6-1, 7-5, 7-6(7-3)
2015Novak DjokovicAndy Murray7–6(7–5), 6–7(4–7), 6–3, 6–0
2014Stanislas WawrinkaRafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
2013Novak DjokovicAndy Murray 6-7(7-2), 7-6(7-3), 6-3, 6-2
2012Novak DjokovicRafael Nadal7-5, 4-6, 2-6, 7-6, 7-5
2011Novak DjokovicAndy Murray6-4, 6-2, 6-3
2010Roger FedererAndy Murray6-3, 6-4, 7-6
2009Rafael NadalRoger Federer7–5, 3–6, 7–6(3), 3–6, 6–2
2008Novak Djokovic Jo-Wilfried Tsonga4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(2)
2007Roger Federer Fernando Gonzalez7-6(2), 6-4, 6-4
2006Roger Federer Marcos Baghdatis5-7, 7-5, 6-0, 6-2
2005Marat SafinLleyton Hewitt1-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4
2004Roger Federer Marat Safin7-6(3), 6-4, 6-2
2003Andre AgassiRainer Schüttler6-2, 6-2, 6-1
2002Thomas JohanssonMarat Safin3-6 6-4 6-4 7-6(4)
2001Andre AgassiA.Clement6-4, 6-2, 6-2
2000Andre AgassiY. Kafelnikov3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
1999Yevgeny KafelnikovT. Enqvist4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 7-6(1)
1998Petr KordaM. Rios6-2, 6-2, 6-2
1997Pete SamprasC. Moya6-2, 6-3, 6-3
1996Boris BeckerM. Chang6-2, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
1995Andre AgassiP. Sampras4-6, 6-1, 7-6, 6-4
1994Pete SamprasT. Martin7-6, 6-4, 6-4
1993Jim CourierS. Edberg6-2, 6-1, 2-6, 7-5
1992Jim CourierS. Edberg6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
1991Boris BeckerI. Lendl1-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
1990 Ivan LendlS. Edberg4-6, 7-6, 5-2 (ret.)
1989Ivan LendlM. Mecir6-2, 6-2, 6-2
1988Mats WilanderP. Cash6-3 6-7 3-6 6-1 8-6
1987Stefan EdbergP. Cash6-3 6-4 3-6 5-7 6-3
1986Cancelled
1985Stefan EdbergM. Wilander6-4, 6-3, 6-3
1984Mats WilanderK. Curren6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 6-2
1983Mats WilanderI. Lendl6-1, 6-4, 6-4
1982Johan KriekS. Denton6-3, 6-3, 6-2
1981Johan KriekS. Denton6-2, 7-6, 6-7, 6-4
1980Brian TeacherK. Warwick7-5, 7-6, 6-3
1979Guillermo VilasJ. Sadri7-6, 6-3, 6-2
1978Guillermo VilasJ. Marks6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
1977 (Jan)Vitas GerulaitisJ. Lloyd6-3, 7-6, 5-7, 3-6, 6-2
1977 (Dec)Roscoe TannerG. Vilas6-3, 6-3, 6-3
1976Mark EdmondsonJ. Newcombe6-7, 6-3, 7-6, 6-1
1975John NewcombeJ. Connors7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5
1974Jimmy ConnorsP. Dent7-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
1973John NewcombeO. Parun6-3, 6-7, 7-5, 6-1
1972Ken RosewallM. Anderson7-6, 6-3, 7-5
1971Ken RosewallA. Ashe6-1, 7-5, 6-3
1970 Arthur AsheD. Crealy6-4, 9-7, 6-2
1969Rod LaverA. Gimeno6-3, 6-4, 7-5
1968Bill BowreyJ. Gisbert7-5, 2-6, 9-7, 6-4
1967Roy EmersonA. Ashe6-4, 6-1, 6-1
1966Roy EmersonA. Ashe6-4, 6-8, 6-2, 6-3
1965Roy EmersonF. Stolle7-9, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-1
1964Roy EmersonF. Stolle6-3, 6-4, 6-2
1963Roy EmersonK. Fletcher6-3, 6-3, 6-1
1962Rod LaverR. Emerson8-6, 0-6, 6-4, 6-4
1961Roy EmersonR. Laver1-6, 6-3, 7-5, 6-4
1960Rod LaverN. Fraser5-7, 3-6, 6-3, 8-6, 8-6
1959Alex OlmedoN. Fraser6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
1958Ashley CooperM. Anderson7-5, 6-3, 6-4
1957Ashley CooperN. Fraser6-3, 9-11, 6-4, 6-2
1956Lew HoadK. Rosewall6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5
1955Ken RosewallL. Hoad9-7, 6-4, 6-4
1954Mervyn RoseR. Hartwig6-2, 0-6, 6-4, 6-2
1953Ken RosewallM. Rose6-0, 6-3, 6-4
1952Ken McGregorF. Sedgman7-5, 12-10, 2-6, 6-2
1951Dick SavittK. McGregor6-3, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1
1950Frank SedgmanK. McGregor6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1
1949Frank SedgmanJ. Bromwich6-3, 6-3, 6-2
1948Adrian QuistJ. Bromwich6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 2-6, 6-3
1947Dinny PailsJ. Bromwich4-6, 6-4, 3-6, 7-5, 8-6
1946Jack BromwichD. Pails5-7, 6-3, 7-5, 3-6, 6-2
1941-45Canceled (Due to World War II)
1940 Adrian QuistJ. Crawford6-3, 6-1, 6-2
1939Jack BromwichA. Quist6-4, 6-1, 6-3
1938Don BudgeJ. Bromwich6-4, 6-2, 6-1
1937Viv McGrathJ. Bromwich6-3, 1-6, 6-0, 2-6, 6-1
1936Adrian QuistJ. Crawford6-2, 6-3, 4-6, 3-6, 9-7
1935Jack CrawfordF. Perry2-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
1934Fred PerryJ. Crawford6-3, 7-5, 6-1
1933Jack CrawfordK. Gledhill2-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-2
1932Jack CrawfordH. Hopman4-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-1
1931Jack CrawfordH. Hopman6-4, 6-2, 2-6, 6-1
1930Gar MoonH. Hopman6-3, 6-1, 6-3
1929John GregoryR. Schlesinger6-2, 6-2, 5-7, 7-5
1928Jean BorotraR.O. Cummings6-4, 6-1, 4-6, 5-7, 6-3
1927Gerald PattersonJ. Hawkes3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 18-16, 6-3
1926John HawkesJ. Willard6-1, 6-3, 6-1
1925James AndersonG. Patterson11-9, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3
1924James AndersonR. Schlesinger6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 5-7, 6-3
1923Pat WoodC.B. St. John6-1, 6-1, 6-3
1922James AndersonG. Patterson6-0, 3-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
1921Rhys GemmellA. Hedeman7-5, 6-1, 6-4
1920 Pat WoodR. Thomas6-3, 4-6, 6-8, 6-1, 6-3
1919A.R.F. KingscoteE. Pockley6-4, 6-0, 6-3
1916-18Canceled (World War I)
1915Francis LoweH. Rice4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-4
1914Pat WoodG. Patterson6-4, 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
1913Ernie ParkerH. Parker2-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-3
1912J. Cecil ParkeA. Beamish3-6, 6-3, 1-6, 6-1, 7-5
1911Norman BrookesH. Rice6-1, 6-2, 6-3
1910 Rodney HeathH. Rice6-4, 6-3, 6-2
1909Tony WildingE. Parker6-1 7-5 6-2
1908Fred AlexanderA. Dunlop3-6, 3-6, 6-0, 6-2, 6-3
1907Horace RiceH. Parker6-3, 6-4, 6-4
1906Tony WildingH. Parker6-0, 6-4, 6-4
1905Rodney HeathA. Curtis4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4

For the women’s singles champions, check out this post.

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