Wimbledon: Winners By Year – Men’s Singles

Wimbledon is widely regarded as the most prestigious tournament in the world. It’s 1 of 4 Grand Slam tournaments and the only one played on grass.

Below is a breakdown of all the Wimbledon men’s singles winners, from the start in 1877 to the most recent tournament.

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

Here are all the Wimbledon men’s singles champions, from the start in 1877 to the most recent event.

YearWinnerRunner-UpFinal Score
2020Cancelled (Corona Virus)
2019Novak Djokovic Roger Federer 7-6(5), 1-6, 7-6(4), 4-6, 13-12
2018Novak Djokovic Kevin Anderson 6-2, 6-2, 7-6(3)
2017Roger Federer Marin Cilic6-3, 6-1, 6-4
2016Andy MurrayMilos Raonic 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(2)
2015Novak Djokovic Roger Federer 7-6(1), 6-7(10), 6-4, 6-3
2014Novak Djokovic Roger Federer 6-7(7), 6-4, 7-6(4), 5-7, 6-4
2013Andy MurrayNovak Djokovic6-4, 7-5, 6-4
2012Roger Federer Andy Murray 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4
2011Novak Djokovic Rafael Nadal6-4, 6-1, 1-6, 6-3
2010Rafael Nadal Tomas Berdych6-3, 7-5, 6-4
2009Roger FedererAndy Roddick5-7, 7-6(6), 7-6(5), 3-6, 16-14
2008Rafael NadalRoger Federer 6-4, 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-7(8), 9-7
2007Roger FedererRafael Nadal 7-6(7), 4-6, 7-6(3), 2-6, 6-2
2006Roger Federer Rafael Nadal 6-0, 7-6(5), 6-7(2), 6-3
2005Roger FedererAndy Roddick6-2, 7-6(2), 6-4
2004Roger Federer Andy Roddick 4-6, 7-5, 7-6(3), 6-4
2003Roger Federer Mark Philippoussis 7-6(5), 6-2, 7-6(3)
2002Lleyton Hewitt David Nalbandian 6-1, 6-3, 6-2
2001Goran Ivanisevic Patrick Rafter 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 2-6, 9-7
2000Pete Sampras Patrick Rafter 6-7(10), 7-6(5), 6-4, 6-2
1999Pete Sampras Andre Agassi6-3, 6-4, 7-5
1998Pete Sampras Goran Ivanisevic 6-7(2), 7-6(9), 6-4, 3-6, 6-2
1997Pete Sampras Cedric Pioline 6-4, 6-2, 6-4
1996Richard Krajicek MaliVai Washington6-3, 6-4, 6-3
1995Pete Sampras Boris Becker 6-7(5), 6-2, 6-4, 6-2
1994Pete Sampras Goran Ivanisevic 7-6(2), 7-6(5), 6-0
1993Pete SamprasJim Courier 7-6(3), 7-6(6), 3-6, 6-3
1992Andre Agassi Goran Ivanisevic6-7(8), 6-4, 6-4, 1-6, 6-4
1991Michael Stich Boris Becker 6-4, 7-6(4), 6-4
1990Stefan Edberg Boris Becker 6-2, 6-2, 3-6, 3-6, 6-4
1989Boris Becker Stefan Edberg 6-0, 7-6(1), 6-4
1988Stefan Edberg Boris Becker 4-6, 7-6(2), 6-4, 6-2
1987Pat Cash Ivan Lendl 7-6(5), 6-2, 7-5
1986Boris Becker Ivan Lendl 6-4, 6-3, 7-5
1985Boris BeckerKevin Curren 6-3, 6-7(4), 7-6(3), 6-4
1984John McEnroeJimmy Connors 6-1, 6-1, 6-2
1983John McEnroeChris Lewis 6-2, 6-2, 6-2
1982Jimmy Connors John McEnroe 3-6, 6-3, 6-7(2), 7-6(5), 6-4
1981John McEnroe Bjorn Borg 4-6, 7-6(1), 7-6(4), 6-4
1980Bjorn Borg John McEnroe1-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-7(16), 8-6
1979Bjorn Borg Roscoe Tanner 6-7(4), 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
1978Bjorn Borg Jimmy Connors6-2, 6-2, 6-3
1977Bjorn Borg Jimmy Connors 3-6, 6-2, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
1976Bjorn Borg Ilie Nastase 6-4, 6-2, 9-7
1975Arthur Ashe Jimmy Connors 6-1, 6-1, 5-7, 6-4
1974Jimmy ConnorsKen Rosewall 6-1, 6-1, 6-4
1973Jan Kodes Alex Metreveli 6-1, 9-8(5), 6-3
1972Stan SmithIlie Nastase 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5
1971John Newcombe Stan Smith6-3, 5-7, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4
1970John Newcombe Ken Rosewall5-7, 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1
1969Rod Laver John Newcombe6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4
1968Rod LaverTony Roche 6-3, 6-4, 6-2
1967John Newcombe Wilhelm Bungert 6-3, 6-1, 6-1
1966Manuel SantanaDennis Ralston6-4, 11-9, 6-4
1965Roy Emerson Fred Stolle 6-2, 6-4, 6-4
1964Roy Emerson Fred Stolle 6-4, 12-10, 4-6, 6-3
1963Chuck McKinley Fred Stolle 9-7, 6-1, 6-4
1962Rod Laver Martin Mulligan 6-2, 6-2, 6-1
1961Rod LaverChuck McKinley6-3, 6-1, 6-4
1960Neale Fraser Rod Laver6-4, 3-6, 9-7, 7-5
1959Alex OlmedoRod Laver6-4, 6-3, 6-4
1958Ashley CooperNeale Fraser 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 13-11
1957Lew Hoad Ashley Cooper 6-2, 6-1, 6-2
1956Lew Hoad Ken Rosewall 6-2, 4-6, 7-5, 6-4
1955Tony Trabert Kurt Nielsen 6-3, 7-5, 6-1
1954Jaroslav Drobny Ken Rosewall 13-11, 4-6, 6-2, 9-7
1953Vic SeixasKurt Nielsen 9-7, 6-3, 6-4
1952Frank Sedgman Jaroslav Drobny 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-2
1951Dick Savitt Ken McGregor 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
1950Budge PattyFrank Sedgman 6-1, 8-10, 6-2, 6-3
1949Ted Schroeder Jaroslav Drobny 3-6, 6-0, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4
1948Bob Falkenburg John Bromwich 7-5, 0-6, 6-2, 3-6, 7-5
1947Jack Kramer Tom Brown 6-1, 6-3, 6-2
1946Yvon Petra Geoff Brown 6-2, 6-4, 7-9, 5-7, 6-4
1939Bobby Riggs Elwood Cooke 2-6, 8-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
1938Don Budge Bunny Austin 6-1, 6-0, 6-3
1937Don BudgeGottfried von Cramm 6-3, 6-4, 6-2
1936Fred Perry Gottfried von Cramm 6-1, 6-1, 6-0
1935Fred Perry Gottfried von Cramm6-2, 6-4, 6-4
1934Fred Perry Jack Crawford 6-3, 6-0, 7-5
1933Jack Crawford Ellsworth Vines 4-6, 11-9, 6-2, 2-6, 6-4
1932Ellsworth Vines Bunny Austin 6-4, 6-2, 6-0
1931Sidney WoodFrank Shields walkover
1930Bill Tilden Wilmer Allison6-3, 9-7, 6-4
1929Henri Cochet Jean Borotra 6-4, 6-3, 6-4
1928Rene Lacoste Henri Cochet6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
1927Henri Cochet Jean Borotra 4-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 7-5
1926Jean Borotra Howard Kinsey8-6, 6-1, 6-3
1925Rene Lacoste Jean Borotra 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 8-6
1924Jean Borotra Rene Lacoste 6-1, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-4
1923Bill Johnston Francis Hunter6-0, 6-3, 6-1
1922Gerald Patterson Randolph Lycett 6-3, 6-4, 6-2
1921Bill Tilden Brian Norton 4-6, 2-6, 6-1, 6-0, 7-5
1920Bill TildenGerald Patterson 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
1919Gerald Patterson Norman Brookes 6-3, 7-5, 6-2
1914Norman Brookes Anthony Wilding 6-4, 6-4, 7-5
1913Anthony WildingMaurice McLoughlin 8-6, 6-3, 10-8
1912Anthony WildingArthur Gore 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
1911Anthony WildingHerbert Roper Barrett 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-2, 
1910Anthony Wilding Arthur Gore 6-4, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2
1909Arthur Gore Josiah Ritchie 6-8, 1-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2
1908Arthur Gore Herbert Roper Barrett 6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 3-6, 6-4
1907Norman Brookes Arthur Gore 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
1906Lawrence Doherty Frank Riseley 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3
1905Lawrence Doherty Norman Brookes 8-6, 6-2, 6-4
1904Lawrence Doherty Frank Riseley 6-1, 7-5, 8-6
1903Lawrence Doherty Frank Riseley 7-5, 6-3, 6-0
1902Lawrence Doherty Arthur Gore 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-0
1901Arthur Gore Reginald Doherty 4-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-4
1900Reginald Doherty Sydney Smith 6-8, 6-3, 6-1, 6-2
1899Reginald Doherty Arthur Gore 1-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3
1898Reginald Doherty Lawrence Doherty 6-3, 6-3, 2-6, 5-7, 6-1
1897Reginald Doherty Harold Mahony 6-4, 6-4, 6-3
1896Harold Mahony Wilfred Baddeley 6-2, 6-8, 5-7, 8-6, 6-3
1895Wilfred Baddeley Wilberforce Eaves4-6, 2-6, 8-6, 6-2, 6-3
1894Joshua Pim Wilfred Baddeley 10-8, 6-2, 8-6
1893Joshua Pim Wilfred Baddeley 3-6, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2
1892Wilfred Baddeley Joshua Pim 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, 6-2
1891Wilfred Baddeley Joshua Pim6-4, 1-6, 7-5, 6-0
1890Willoughby Hamilton William Renshaw 6-8, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1, 6-1
1889William Renshaw Ernest Renshaw 6-4, 6-1, 3-6, 6-0
1888Ernest Renshaw Herbert Lawford 6-3, 7-5, 6-0
1887Herbert Lawford Ernest Renshaw 1-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4
1886William Renshaw Herbert Lawford 6-0, 5-7, 6-3, 6-4
1885William Renshaw Herbert Lawford7-5, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5
1884William Renshaw Herbert Lawford 6-0, 6-4, 9-7
1883William Renshaw Ernest Renshaw 2-6, 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
1882William Renshaw Ernest Renshaw 6-1, 2-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2
1881William Renshaw John Hartley 6-0, 6-1, 6-1
1880John Hartley Herbert Lawford 6-3, 6-2, 2-6, 6-3
1879John Hartley Vere St. Leger Goold 6-2, 6-4, 6-2
1878Frank Hadow Spencer Gore 7-5, 6-1, 9-7
1877Spencer Gore William Marshall 6-1, 6-2, 6-4

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

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