Margaret Court career statistics

This is a list of the main career statistics form of Australian tennis player Margaret Court . She won 64 Grand Slam events (24 singles, 19 doubles, 21 mixed doubles), which is a record for a male or female player . Her 24 Grand Slam singles titles and 21 in mixed doubles are also all-time records for both sexes. She achieved a career Grand Slam in singles, doubles, and mixed doubles. She is one of two women to-have Achieved thecalendar year Grand Slam in singles in the Open Era (alongside Steffi Graf ), and is the only woman to-have Achieved the mixed doubles Grand Slam, qui She Did twice.

Court won more than half of the Grand Slam singles tournaments she played (24 of 47). She won 192 singles titles before and after the Open Era, an all-time record. [1] Her career singles win-loss record Was 1.177 to 106, for a winning percentage of 91.74 percent is all surfaces (hard, clay, grass, carpet), est aussi year all-time record. Citation needed ] She won at least 100 singles matches in 1965 (113-8), 1968 (107-12), 1969 (104-6), [2] 1970 (110-6), [3] and 1973 -6). [4] She won more than 80 percent of her singles matches against top 10 players (297-73) and was the year-top top ranked player seven times.

Grand Slam finals

Singles: 29 finals (24 titles, 5 runner-ups)

result year Championship Area opponent Score
Winner 1960 Australian Championships Grass  Jan Lehane O’Neill 7-5, 6-2
Winner 1961 Australian Championships (2) Grass  Jan Lehane O’Neill 6-1, 6-4
Winner 1962 Australian Championships (3) Grass  Jan Lehane O’Neill 6-0, 6-2
Winner 1962 French Championships Clay  Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-3, 3-6, 7-5
Winner 1962 US Championships Grass  Darlene Hard 9-7, 6-4
Winner 1963 Australian Championships (4) Grass  Jan Lehane O’Neill 6-2, 6-2
Winner 1963 Wimbledon Grass  Billie Jean Moffitt 6-3, 6-4
Runner-up 1963 US Championships Grass  Maria Bueno 5-7, 4-6
Winner 1964 Australian Championships (5) Grass  Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-3, 6-2
Runner-up 1964 Wimbledon Grass  Maria Bueno 4-6, 9-7, 3-6
Winner 1964 French Championships (2) Clay  Maria Bueno 5-7, 6-1, 6-2
Winner 1965 Australian Championships (6) Grass  Maria Bueno 5-7, 6-4, 5-2 retired
Runner-up 1965 French Championships Clay  Lesley Turner Bowrey 3-6, 4-6
Winner 1965 Wimbledon (2) Grass  Maria Bueno 6-4, 7-5
Winner 1965 US Championships (2) Grass  Billie Jean Moffitt 8-6, 7-5
Winner 1966 Australian Championships (7) Grass  Nancy Richey walkover
Runner-up 1968 Australian Championships Grass  Billie Jean King 1-6, 2-6
↓ Open Era ↓
(11 titles, 1 runner-up)
Winner 1969 Australian Open (8) Grass  Billie Jean King 6-4, 6-1
Winner 1969 French Open (3) Clay  Ann Haydon-Jones 6-1, 4-6, 6-3
Winner 1969 US Open (3) Grass  Nancy Richey 6-2, 6-2
Winner 1970 Australian Open (9) Grass  Kerry Melville Reid 6-1, 6-3
Winner 1970 French Open (4) Clay  Helga Niessen Masthoff 6-2, 6-4
Winner 1970 Wimbledon (3) Grass  Billie Jean King 14-12, 11-9
Winner 1970 US Open (4) Grass  Rosemary Casals 6-2, 2-6, 6-1
Winner 1971 Australian Open (10) Grass  Evonne Goolagong Cawley 2-6, 7-6, 7-5
Runner-up 1971 Wimbledon Grass  Evonne Goolagong Cawley 4-6, 2-6
Winner 1973 Australian Open (11) Grass  Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6-4, 7-5
Winner 1973 French Open (5) Clay  Chris Evert 6-7, 7-6, 6-4
Winner 1973 US Open (5) Grass  Evonne Goolagong Cawley 7-6, 5-7, 6-2

Women’s doubles: 33 finals (19 titles, 14 runner-ups)

result year Championship Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1960 Australian Championships  Lorraine Coghlan Robinson  Maria Bueno Christine Truman Janes 6-2, 5-7, 6-2
Winner 1961 Australian Championships  Mary Carter Reitano  Mary Bevis Hawton Jan Lehane O’Neill 6-4, 3-6, 7-5
Runner-up 1961 Wimbledon  Jan Lehane O’Neill  Billie Jean Moffitt Karen Hantze Susman 6-3, 6-4
Winner 1962 Australian Championships (2)  Robyn Ebbern  Darlene Hard
Mary Carter Reitano
6-4, 6-4
Runner-up 1962 French Championships  Justina Bricka  Sandra Reynolds Price Renee Schuurman Haygarth 6-4, 6-4
Winner 1963 Australian Championships (3)  Robyn Ebbern Jan Lehane O’Neill Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-1, 6-3
Runner-up 1963 French Championships  Robyn Ebbern  Ann Haydon-Jones
Renee Schuurman Haygarth
7-5, 6-4
Runner-up 1963 Wimbledon  Robyn Ebbern  Maria Bueno Darlene Hard 8-6, 9-7
Winner 1963 US Championships  Robyn Ebbern  Maria Bueno
Darlene Hard
4-6, 10-8, 6-3
Runner-up 1964 Australian Championships  Robyn Ebbern  Judy Tegart Dalton Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-4, 6-4
Winner 1964 French Championships  Lesley Turner Bowrey Norma Baylon
Helga Schultze
6-3, 6-1
Winner 1964 Wimbledon  Lesley Turner Bowrey  Billie Jean Moffitt Karen Hantze Susman 7-5, 6-2
Runner-up 1964 US Championships  Lesley Turner Bowrey Billie Jean Moffitt
Karen Hantze Susman
3-6, 6-2, 6-4
Winner 1965 Australian Championships (4)  Lesley Turner Bowrey Robyn Ebbern
Billie Jean Moffitt
1-6, 6-2, 6-3
Winner 1965 French Championships (2)  Lesley Turner Bowrey  Françoise Dürr Janine Lieffrig 6-3, 6-1
Runner-up 1966 Australian Championships  Lesley Turner Bowrey  Carole Caldwell Graebner Nancy Richey 6-4, 7-5
Winner 1966 French Championships (3)  Judy Tegart Dalton Jill Blackman
Fay Toyne
4-6, 6-1, 6-1
Runner-up 1966 Wimbledon  Judy Tegart Dalton Maria Bueno
Nancy Richey
6-3, 4-6, 6-4
↓ Open Era ↓
(10 titles, 5 runner-up)
Winner 1968 US Open (2)  Maria Bueno Billie Jean King
Rosemary Casals
4-6, 9-7, 8-6
Winner 1969 Australian Open (5)  Judy Tegart Dalton  Rosemary Casals
Billie Jean King
6-4, 6-4
Runner-up 1969 French Open  Nancy Richey Ann Haydon-Jones Françoise Dürr 6-0, 4-6, 7-5
Winner 1969 Wimbledon (2)  Judy Tegart Dalton  Patricia Hogan Peggy Michel 9-7, 6-2
Runner-up 1969 US Open  Virginia Wade Françoise Dürr
Darlene Hard
0-6, 6-4, 6-4
Winner 1970 Australian Open (6)  Judy Tegart Dalton  Kerry Melville Reid Kerry Harris 6-3, 6-1
Winner 1970 US Open (3)  Judy Tegart Dalton Rosemary Casals Virginia Wade 6-3, 6-4
Winner 1971 Australian Open (7)  Evonne Goolagong Cawley Jill Emmerson Lesley Hunt 6-0, 6-0
Runner-up 1971 Wimbledon  Evonne Goolagong Cawley Billie Jean King Rosemary Casals 6-3, 6-2
Runner-up 1972 US Open  Virginia Wade Françoise Dürr Betty Stöve 6-3, 1-6, 6-3
Winner 1973 Australian Open (8)  Virginia Wade Kerry Harris
Kerry Melville Reid
6-4, 6-4
Winner 1973 US Open (4)  Virginia Wade Billie Jean King
Rosemary Casals
3-6, 6-3, 7-5
Winner 1973 French Open (4)  Virginia Wade Françoise Dürr
Betty Stöve
6-2, 6-3
Runner-up 1975 Australian Championships  Olga Morozova  Evonne Goolagong Cawley Peggy Michel 7-6, 7-6
Winner 1975 US Open (5)  Virginia Wade Billie Jean King
Rosemary Casals
7-5, 2-6, 7-6

Mixed doubles: 25 finals (21 titles, 4 runner-ups)

Note: The two shared double titles at the Australian Championships / Open in 1965 and 1969 traditionally are not counted in short because they were never played. Otherwise, she would have 64 Grand Slam titles, 21 Grand Slam mixed double titles, and 25 Grand Slam mixed doubles finals.

result year Championship Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1961 US Championships  Robert Mark  Dennis Ralston Darlene Hard 3-6, 6-2, 6-4
Winner 1962 US Championships (2)  Fred Stolle  Frank Froehling III Lesley Turner Bowrey 7-5, 6-2
Winner 1963 Australian Championships  Ken Fletcher  Fred Stolle
Lesley Turner Bowrey
6-4, 6-4
Winner 1963 French Championships  Ken Fletcher Fred Stolle
Lesley Turner Bowrey
6-1, 6-2
Winner 1963 Wimbledon  Ken Fletcher  Bob Hewitt
Darlene Hard
11-9, 6-4
Winner 1963 US Championships (3)  Ken Fletcher  Ed Rubinoff Judy Tegart Dalton 3-6, 8-6, 6-2
Winner 1964 Australian Championships (2)  Ken Fletcher  Mike Sangster Jan Lehane O’Neill 6-4, 6-4
Winner 1964 French Championships (2)  Ken Fletcher Fred Stolle
Lesley Turner Bowrey
6-3, 4-6, 8-6
Runner-up 1964 Wimbledon  Ken Fletcher  Fred Stolle Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-4, 6-4
Winner 1964 US Championships (4)  John Newcombe Ed Rubinoff
Judy Tegart Dalton
10-8, 4-6, 6-3
Winner 1965 Australian Championships (3)  John Newcombe  Owen Davidson Robyn Ebbern Shared championship, final not played
Winner 1965 French Championships (3)  Ken Fletcher John Newcombe Maria Bueno 6-4, 6-4
Winner 1965 Wimbledon (2)  Ken Fletcher  Tony Roche
Judy Tegart Dalton
12-10, 6-3
Winner 1965 US Championships (5)  Fred Stolle Frank Froehling III
Judy Tegart Dalton
6-2, 6-2
Winner 1966 Wimbledon (3)  Ken Fletcher Dennis Ralston Billie Jean King 4-6, 6-3, 6-3
Runner-up 1968 Australian Championships  Allan Stone  Dick Crealy Billie Jean King walkover
↓ Open Era ↓
(7 titles, 2 runner-up)
Winner 1968 Wimbledon (4)  Ken Fletcher  Alex Metreveli Olga Morozova 6-1, 14-12
Winner 1969 Australian Open (4)  Marty Riessen Fred Stolle Ann Haydon-Jones Shared championship, final not played
Winner 1969 French Championships (4)  Marty Riessen Jean Claude Barclay Françoise Dürr 6-3, 6-2
Winner 1969 US Open (6)  Marty Riessen Dennis Ralston
Françoise Dürr
7-5, 6-3
Winner 1970 US Open (7)  Marty Riessen  Frew McMillan
Judy Tegart Dalton
6-4, 6-4
Runner-up 1971 Wimbledon  Marty Riessen  Owen Davidson
Billie Jean King
3-6, 6-2, 15-13
Winner 1972 US Open (8)  Marty Riessen  Ilie Năstase Rosemary Casals 6-3, 7-5
Runner-up 1973 US Open  Marty Riessen Owen Davidson
Billie Jean King
6-3, 3-6, 7-6
Winner 1975 Wimbledon (5)  Marty Riessen  Allan Stone Betty Stöve 6-4, 7-5

Grand Slam tournament timelines

Grand Slam tournament timelines

Singles

Tournament 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 Career SR
Australian Open 2R W W W W W W W AT F W W W AT W AT QF 11/14
French Open AT AT QF W QF W F SF AT AT W W 3R AT W AT AT 5/10
Wimbledon AT AT QF 2R W F W SF AT QF SF W F AT SF AT SF 3/12
US Open AT AT SF W F 4R W AT AT QF W W AT SF W AT QF 5/11
SR 0/1 1/1 1/4 3/4 2/4 2/4 3/4 1/3 0/0 0/3 3/4 4/4 1/3 0/1 3/4 0/0 0/3 24/47

A = did not participate in the tournament.

S = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

Women’s doubles

Tournament 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 Career SR
Australian Open AT F W W W F W F AT SF W W W AT W AT F QF 8/14
French Open AT AT 3R F F W W W AT AT F SF SF AT W AT AT AT 4/10
Wimbledon AT AT F SF F W 3R F AT QF W QF F AT QF AT QF AT 2/12
US Open AT AT 2R QF W F AT AT AT W F W AT F W AT W AT 5/10
SR 0/0 0/1 1/4 1/4 2/4 2/4 2/3 1/3 0/0 1/3 2/4 2/4 1/3 0/1 3/4 0/0 1/3 1/1 19/46

A = did not participate in the tournament.

SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam women’s double tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

Mixed doubles

Tournament 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 Career SR
Australian Open AT AT AT AT W W W SF AT F W NH NH NH NH NH NH 4/6
French Open AT AT SF AT W W W 3R AT AT W SF 3R AT AT AT AT 4/8
Wimbledon AT AT SF AT W F W W AT W SF 2R AT AT F AT W 5/10
US Open AT AT W W W W W AT AT AT W W AT W F AT SF 8/10
SR 0/0 0/0 1/3 1/1 4/4 3/4 4/4 1/3 0/0 1/2 3/4 1/3 0/1 1/1 0/2 0/0 1/2 21/34

NH = event not held.

A = did not participate in the tournament.

S = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam mixed doubles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

Note: The double-titles at the Australian Championships / Open in 1965 and 1969 are not always counted in Court’s Grand Slam . The Australian Open does officially count them as joint victories. [5] Otherwise, she would have 21 Grand Slam mixed double titles, which is reflected in the above table.

Wimbledon singles record

Court’s overall win-loss record at Wimbledon was 51-9 (85%) in 12 years (1961-1966, 1968-1971, 1973, 1975). Her first losses were to Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1975 and 1971, Chris Evert in 1973, Ann Haydon-Jones in 1969, Judy Tegart Dalton in 1968, Billie Jean King in 1966 and 1962, and Maria Bueno in 1964, and Christine Truman Janes in 1961.

Short was 3-2 in finals, 5-4 in semifinals, and 9-2 in quarterfinals. Short failed to reach the quarterfinals only once, in 1962 during her second Wimbledon. After receiving a bye in the first round, Billie Jean Moffitt lost the bill in the second round.

Court was 5-6 in three set matches, 46-3 in two set matches, and 0-2 in deuce third sets, ie, sets that were tied 5-5 before being resolved.

Court was seeded all 12 years she entered Wimbledon. (The tournament seeded only 8 players through 1976.)

  • Seeded # 1 in 1962 (lost second round), 1963 (champion), 1964 (finalist), 1966 (semifinalist), 1969
  • Seeded # 2 in 1961 (quarterfinalist), 1965 (champion), 1968 (quarterfinalist).
  • Seeded # 5 in 1975 (semifinalist).

Court was 10-8 .556 against seeded players. She was 41-1 against unseeded players, her only loss occurring during the second round of the 1962 tournament against Billie Jean Moffitt.

  • Versus # 1 seeds, Court was 1-0 (Maria Bueno (1965)).
  • Versus # 2 seeds, Court was 2-1 (wins: Martina Navratilova (1975), Billie Jean King (1970), loss: Maria Bueno (1964)).
  • Versus # 3 seeds, Court was 1-1 (win: Billie Jean Moffitt (1964), loss: Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1971)).
  • Versus # 4 seeds, Short Was 1-4 (win: Darlene Hard (1963) Losses: Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1975), Chris Evert (1973), Ann Haydon Jones (1969), Billie Jean King (1966)).
  • Versus # 5 seeds, Court was 1-0 ( Rosemary Casals (1970)).
  • Versus # 6 seeds, Court was 0-1 (Christine Truman Janes (1961)).
  • Versus # 7 seeds, Court was 1-1 (win: Julie Heldman (1969), loss: Judy Tegart Dalton (1968)).
  • Versus # 8 seeds, Court was 3-0 ( Olga Morozova (1973), Helga Niessen Masthoff (1970), Renee Schuurman Haygarth (1963)).

2-1 vs. Christine Truman Janes, 1-0 versus Martina Navratilova, 1-0 versus Darlene Hard, 1-0 vs. Karen Hantze Susman , 1-0 Versus Nancy Richey , 1-0 versus Rosemary Casals, 1-1 versus Maria Bueno, 0-1 versus Ann Haydon-Jones, 0-1 versus Chris Evert, and 0-2 versus Evonne Goolagong Cawley.

United States Championships / Open singles record

United States Championships / United States Open was 51-6 (89.5%) in 11 years (1961-1965, 1968-1970, 1972-1973, 1975). (Her win total does not include Any first round byes.) Her only Losses Were to Martina Navratilova in 1975 Billie Jean King in 1972 Maria Bueno in 1968 and 1963 Karen Susman Hantze in 1964 and Darlene Hard in 1961.

Short was 5-1 in finals, 6-2 in semifinals, and 8-2 in quarterfinals. Karen Hantze, Susan in the fourth round.

Short was 9-3 in three set matches, 42-3 in two set matches, and 0-0 in deuce third sets, ie, sets that were tied 5-5 before being resolved.

Court was seeded all 11 years she entered the United States Championships / United States Open.

  • Seeded # 1 in 1962 (champion), 1963 (finalist), 1965 (champion), 1970 (champion).
  • Seeded # 2 in 1964 (lost fourth round), 1969 (champion), 1973 (champion).
  • Seeded # 4 in 1968 (quarterfinalist).
  • Seeded # 5 in 1961 (semifinalist), 1972 (semifinalist), 1975 (quarterfinalist).

Court was 13-6 against seeded players and 38-0 against unseeded players.

  • Versus # 1 seeds, Court was 0-2 (Billie Jean King (1972), Darlene Hard (1961)).
  • Versus # 2 seeds, Court was 1-0 ( Rosemary Casals (1970)).
  • Versus # 3 seeds, Court was 3-1 (wins: Chris Evert (1973), Nancy Richey (1970 and 1965), loss: Martina Navratilova (1975)).
  • Versus # 4 seeds, Short Was 3-1 (wins: Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1973) Rosemary Casals (1972), Christine Truman Janes (1961); loss: Maria Bueno (1963)).
  • Versus # 5 seeds, Court was 2-1 (wins: Virginia Wade (1969), Billie Jean Moffitt (1965), loss: Maria Bueno (1968)).
  • Versus # 6 seeds, Court was 2-0 (Nancy Richey (1969), Françoise Dürr (1965)).
  • Versus # 7 seeds, Court was 2-0 (Virginia Wade (1973), Christine Truman Janes (1963)).
  • Versus # 11 seeds, Court was 0-1 (Karen Hantze Susman (1964)).

Against her major rivals at the United States Championships / United States Open, Short Was 3-0 against Nancy Richey, 2-0 versus Virginia Wade, 2-0 vs Rosemary Casals, 2-0 versus Françoise Dürr, 2-0 vs. Christine Truman Janes, 1-0 versus Chris Evert, 1-0 versus Evonne Goolagong Cawley, 1-1 versus Darlene Hard, 1-1 versus Billie Jean King, 1-2 versus Maria Bueno, 0-1 versus Martina Navratilova, and 0-1 Versus Karen Hantze Susman.

French Championships / Open singles record

(90.3%) in 10 years (1961-1966, 1969-1971, 1973). (Her win total includes three walkovers purpose does not include Any first round byes.) Her only Losses Were to Gail Chanfreau in 1971 Nancy Richey in 1966 Lesley Turner Bowrey in 1965 Věra Pužejová Suková in 1963 and Ann Haydon Jones in 1961.

Short was 5-1 in finals, 6-1 in semifinals, and 7-2 in quarterfinals. Gail Chanfreau in the third round.

Short was 8-0 in three set matches, 39-5 in two set matches, and 2-0 in deuce third sets, ie, sets that were tied 5-5 before being resolved.

Court was seeded all 10 years she entered the French Championships / French Open.

  • Seeded # 1 in 1963 (quarterfinalist), 1964 (champion), 1965 (finalist), 1966 (semifinalist), 1969 (champion), 1970 (champion), 1971 (lost third round).
  • Seeded # 2 in 1962 (champion).
  • Seeded # 3 in 1961 (quarterfinalist).

Court was 15-4 .789 against seeded players. She was 32-1 against unseeded players, her only loss occurring during the third round of the 1971 tournament against Gail Chanfreau.

  • Versus # 2 seeds, Court was 2-0 ( Chris Evert (1973), Maria Bueno (1964)).
  • Versus # 3 seeds, Court was 1-1 (win: Ann Haydon-Jones (1969), and Lesley Turner Bowrey (1965)).
  • Versus # 4 seeds, Court was 4-0 ( Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1973), Julie Heldman (1970), Nancy Richey (1969 and 1965)).
  • Versus # 5 seeds, Court was 0-1 (Nancy Richey (1966)).
  • Versus # 6 seeds, Court was 1-1 (win: Renee Schuurman Haygarth (1962), loss: Ann Haydon-Jones (1961)).
  • Versus # 7 seeds, Court was 2-0 ( Helga Niessen Masthoff (1970), Edda Buding (1962)).
  • Versus # 8 seeds, Court was 3-1 (wins: Rosemary Casals (1970), Kerry Melville Reid (1969), Věra Pužejová Suková (1964), loss: Věra Pužejová Pužejová Suková (1963).
  • Versus # 9 seeds, Court was 1-0 (Norma Baylon (1965)).
  • Versus # 13 seeds, Court was 1-0 (Lesley Turner Bowrey (1962)).

Nancy Richey, 1-0 versus Chris Evert, 1-0 versus Evonne Goolagong Cawley, 1-0 versus Maria Bueno, 1-0 versus Rosemary Casals, 1-1 versus Ann Haydon-Jones, 1-1 versus Lesley Turner Bowrey, and 1-1 versus Věra Pužejová Suková.

Australian Championships / Open singles record

(95.3%) in 14 years (1959-1966, 1968-1971, 1973, 1975). Her first losses were to Martina Navratilova in 1975, Billie Jean King in 1968, and Mary Carter Reitano in 1959.

Short was 11-1 in final, 12-0 in semifinals, and 12-1 in quarterfinals. Short failed to reach the quarterfinals only once, in 1959 during her first Australian Championships. Mary lost the fourth seeded Carter Reitano in the second round.

Short was 6-0 in three set matches, 51-3 in two set matches, and 2-0 in deuce third sets, ie, sets that were tied 5-5 before being resolved.

Court was seeded 13 of the 14 years she entered the Australian Championships / Australian Open.

  • Seeded # 1 overall in 1961 (champion), 1963 (champion), 1964 (champion), 1970 (champion), 1971 (champion), 1973 (champion), 1975 (quarterfinalist).
  • Seeded # 1 domestic in 1965 (champion), 1966 (champion).
  • Seeded # 2 overall in 1969 (champion).
  • Seeded # 7 overall in 1960 (champion).
  • Seeded # 7 domestic in 1968 (finalist).
  • Unseeded in 1959 (lost second round).

Short was 26-3 .897 against seeded players and 35-0 against unseeded players.

  • (1969), Lesley Turner Bowrey (1968), Nancy Richey (1966), Maria Bueno (1965 and 1960) : Billie Jean King (1968)).
  • Versus # 2 seeds (overall, domestic, or foreign) Short Was 6-0 ( Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1973 and 1971), Kerry Melville Reid (1970), Carole Caldwell Graebner (1966), Billie Jean Moffitt (1965), January Lehane O’Neill (1961)).
  • Versus # 3 seeds (overall, domestic, or foreign), Short was 3-0 ( Rosemary Casals (1968), Jan Lehane O’Neill (1963 and 1960)).
  • Versus # 4 seeds (overall, domestic, or foreign) Short Was 5-1 (wins: Karen Krantzcke (1970), Kerry Melville Reid (1973 and 1969), Yola Ramírez Ochoa (1962), Mary Carter Reitano (1960); Loss: Mary Carter Reitano (1959)).
  • (1965), Norma Baylon (1965), Robyn Ebbern (1965), and Jan Lehane O’Neill (1962).
  • Versus # 7 seeds (overall, domestic, or foreign), Court was 1-0 (Madonna Schacht (1966)).
  • Versus # 8 seeds (overall, domestic, or foreign), Court was 2-1 (wins: Karen Krantzcke (1973), Helen Gourlay Cawley (1971)); Loss: Martina Navratilova (1975).

Against her major rivals at the Australian Championships / Australian Open, Tennis Was 5-0 versus Jan Lehane O’Neill 4-0 versus Evonne Goolagong Cawley, 3-0 versus Kerry Melville Reid, 2-0 vs. Maria Bueno, 2-0 vs Rosemary Casals, 2-0 vs. Lesley Turner Bowrey, 2-1 versus Billie Jean King, 1-0 vs. Judy Tegart Dalton , 1-0 vs. Françoise Dürr , 1-0 against Nancy Richey, and 0-1 versus Martina Navratilova.

Federation Cup

Short played in the then-named Federation Cup since icts inception in 1963 , [6] And Then again played in 1964 and 1965 . She returned to the tournament after her temporary retirement, and played again with the Australian Fed Cup team in 1968 , 1969 and finally in December 1970 . Of the six years she played, the Australian team won in four: 1964 , 1965 , 1968 and December 1970 . She accumulated a total of 35 wins over her career, Which ties with Evonne Goolagong Cawley and Dianne Balestrat as the third-most ever from an Australian. She holds a perfect 20-0 singles record, a near-perfect 40-1 singles set record, tying with Kerry Reid as the best-ever from an Australian. Her double record of 15-5 is the fifth-highest of an Australian.

Wins (4)

Edition  Australian Team Rounds / Opponents
1964 Federation Cup Margaret Smith
Lesley Turner
Robyn Ebbern
2R: 3-0 QF: 3-0 SF: 3-0 FN: 1-2
1965 Federation Cup Margaret Smith
Lesley Turner
Judy Tegart
QF: 3-0 SF: 3-0 FN: 2-1
1968 Federation Cup Margaret Court
Kerry Melville
2R: 3-0 QF: 2-1 SF: 3-0 FN: 3-0
1971 Federation Cup Margaret Court
Evonne Goolagong
Lesley Hunt
QF: w / o SF: 3-0 FN: 3-0

Participations (40)

Singles (20)

Edition Round Dated arrival Against Area opponent W / L result Team Result
1963 Federation Cup
1R
17 June 1963 London  belgium Grass  Christiane Mercelis Win 6-3, 6-1
Win (3-0)
QF
18 June 1963  hungary  Zsuzsa Körmöczy Win 6-0, 6-1
Win (3-0)
SF
19 June 1963  South Africa  Renee Schuurman Win 6-3, 6-2
Win (3-0)
F
20 June 1963  United States  Darlene Hard Win 6-3, 6-0
Loss (1-2)
1964 Federation Cup
2R
2 September 1964 Philadelphia  denmark Grass  Pia Balling Win 6-2, 6-1
Win (3-0)
QF
2 September 1964  Canada  Benita Senn Win 6-1, 6-0
Win (3-0)
SF
4 September 1964  la France  Françoise Dürr Win 6-4, 6-1
Win (3-0)
F
5 September 1964  United States  Billie Jean Moffitt Win 6-2, 6-3
Win (2-1)
1965 Federation Cup
QF
16 January 1965 Melbourne  New Zealand Grass  Ruia Morrison-Davy Win 6-1, 6-4
Win (3-0)
SF
17 January 1965  la France  Françoise Dürr Win 6-2, 6-2
Win (3-0)
F
18 January 1965  United States  Billie Jean Moffitt Win 6-4, 8-6
Win (2-1)
1968 Federation Cup
2R
22 May 1968 Paris  brazil Clay  Suzana Gesteira Win 6-0, 6-0
Win (3-0)
QF
24 May 1968  South Africa  Annette Du Plooy Win 6-1, 6-1
Win (2-1)
SF
25 May 1968  Great Britain  Christine Janes Win 7-5, 6-1
Win (3-0)
F
26 May 1968  Netherlands  Astrid Suurbeck Win 6-1, 6-3
Win (3-0)
1969 Federation Cup
QF
23 May 1969 Athens  la France Clay  Rosy Darmon Win 6-1, 6-1
Win (3-0)
SF
24 May 1969  Great Britain  Virginia Wade Win 6-3, 6-4
Win (3-0)
F
25 May 1969  United States  Julie Heldman Win 6-4, 8-6
Loss (1-2)
1971 Federation Cup
SF
28 December 1970 Perth  la France Grass  Gail Benedetti Win 6-1, 6-1
Win (3-0)
F
29 December 1970  Great Britain  Ann Jones Win 6-8, 6-3, 6-3
Win (3-0)

Doubles (20)

Edition Round Dated arrival Partnering Against Area Opponents W / L result Team Result
1963 Federation Cup
1R
17 June 1963 London  Lesley Turner  belgium Grass Mary Marechal Christiane Mercelis Win 6-1, 6-0
Win (3-0)
QF
18 June 1963  Lesley Turner  hungary Klára Bardóczy
Zsófia Broszmann
Win 6-1, 6-1
Win (3-0)
SF
19 June 1963  Lesley Turner  South Africa Margaret Hunt Renee Schuurman Win 5-7, 6-3, 6-3
Win (3-0)
F
20 June 1963  Lesley Turner  United States  Darlene Hard Billie Jean Moffitt Lose 3-6, 13-11, 3-6
Loss (1-2)
1964 Federation Cup
2R
2 September 1964 Philadelphia  Robyn Ebbern  denmark Grass Pia Balling
Ulla Pontoppidan
Win 6-0, 6-1
Win (3-0)
QF
3 September 1964  Lesley Turner  Canada Vicky Berner
Louise Brown
Win 6-1, 6-2
Win (3-0)
SF
4 September 1964  Lesley Turner  la France  Françoise Dürr Janine Lieffrig Win 6-3, 9-7
Win (3-0)
F
5 September 1964  Lesley Turner  United States  Billie Jean Moffitt Karen Hantze Susman Lose 6-4, 5-7, 1-6
Win (2-1)
1965 Federation Cup
QF
16 January 1965 Melbourne  Judy Tegart  New Zealand Grass Ruia Morrison-Davy
Elizabeth Terry
Win 6-2, 6-1
Win (3-0)
SF
17 January 1965  Judy Tegart  la France  Françoise Dürr Janine Lieffrig Win 6-1, 6-4
Win (3-0)
F
18 January 1965  Judy Tegart  United States  Carole Caldwell Graebner Billie Jean Moffitt Lose 5-7, 6-4, 4-6
Win (2-1)
1968 Federation Cup
2R
22 May 1968 Paris  Kerry Melville  brazil Clay Maria Cristina Borba Dias
Suzana Gesteira
Win 6-0, 6-2
Win (3-0)
QF
24 May 1968  Kerry Melville  South Africa  Annette Du Plooy
Maryna Proctor
Lose 4-6, 6-2, 2-6
Win (2-1)
SF
25 May 1968  Kerry Melville  Great Britain  Winnie Shaw Virginia Wade Win 9-7, 3-6, 14-12
Win (3-0)
F
26 May 1968  Kerry Melville  Netherlands  Astrid Suurbeek
Lidy Venneboer
Win 6-3, 6-8, 7-5
Win (3-0)
1969 Federation Cup
QF
23 May 1969 Athens  Judy Tegart  la France Clay  Gail Benedetti Rosy Darmon Win 6-1, 6-2
Win (3-0)
SF
24 May 1969  Judy Tegart  Great Britain  Virginia Wade
Joyce Williams
Win 4-6, 6-2, 6-3
Win (3-0)
F
25 May 1969  Judy Tegart  United States  Peaches Bartkowicz Nancy Richey Lose 4-6, 4-6
Loss (1-2)
1971 Federation Cup
SF
28 December 1970 Perth  Evonne Goolagong  la France Grass  Gail Benedetti Françoise Dürr Win 6-2, 6-3
Win (3-0)
F
29 December 1970  Lesley Hunt  Great Britain  Winnie Shaw Virginia Wade Win 6-4, 6-4
Win (3-0)

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