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1985 Wimbledon Championships

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1985 Wimbledon Championships
Date 24 June - 7 July
Edition 99th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Draw 128S / 64D / 64MX
Prize money £1,934,760
Surface Grass
Location Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
23x15px Boris Becker
Women's Singles
23x15px Martina Navratilova
Men's Doubles
23x16px Heinz Günthardt / 23x15px Balázs Taróczy
Women's Doubles
23x15px Kathy Jordan / 23x15px Elizabeth Smylie
Mixed Doubles
23x15px Martina Navratilova / 23x15px Paul McNamee
Boys' Singles
23x15px Leonardo Lavalle
Girls' Singles
23x15px Andrea Holikova
Boys' Doubles
23x15px Agustín Moreno / 23x15px Jaime Yzaga
Girls' Doubles
23x15px Louise Field / 23x15px Janine Thompson
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1984 1986 > 

The 1985 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 99th edition of the Wimbledon Championships and were held from 24 June to 7 July 1985.

Prize money

The total prize money for 1985 championships was £1,934,760. The winner of the men's title earned £130,000 while the women's singles champion earned £117,000.[1]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Round of 128
Men's Singles £130,000 £65,000 £32,500 £16,500 £8,680 £4,864 £2,865 £1,750
Women's Singles £117,000 £58,500 £28,500 £13,954 £6,950 £3,750 £2,210 £1,350
Men's Doubles * £47,500 £23,750 £11,880 £5,450 £2,810 £1,490 £870 N/A
Women's Doubles * £41,100 £20,550 £9,500 £4,360 £2,100 £1,100 £640 N/A
Mixed Doubles * £23,400 £11,700 £5,850 £2,730 £1,370 £680 £300 N/A

* per team

Champions

Men's Singles

23x15px Boris Becker defeated 23x15px Kevin Curren 6–3, 6–7(4–7), 7–6(7–3), 6–4

  • It was Becker's 1st career Grand Slam title and his 1st Wimbledon title.

Women's Singles

23x15px Martina Navratilova defeated 23x15px Chris Evert-Lloyd 4–6, 6–3, 6–2

  • It was Navratilova's 33rd career Grand Slam title and her 6th Wimbledon single's title.

Men's Doubles

23x16px Heinz Günthardt / 23x15px Balázs Taróczy defeated 23x15px Pat Cash / 23x15px John Fitzgerald 6–4, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3

  • It was Günthardt's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his only Wimbledon title. It was Taróczy's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and his only Wimbledon title.

Women's Doubles

23x15px Kathy Jordan / 23x15px Elizabeth Smylie defeated 23x15px Martina Navratilova / 23x15px Pam Shriver 5–7, 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Jordan's 5th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Wimbledon title. It was Smylie's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her 1st Wimbledon title.

Mixed Doubles

23x15px Martina Navratilova / 23x15px Paul McNamee defeated 23x15px Elizabeth Smylie / 23x15px John Fitzgerald 7–5, 4–6, 6–2

  • It was McNamee's 5th and last career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Wimbledon title. It was Navratilova's 34th career Grand Slam title and her 13th Wimbledon title.

Juniors

Boys' singles

23x15px Leonardo Lavalle defeated 23x15px Eduardo Vélez 6–4, 6–4

Girls' Singles

23x15px Andrea Holíková defeated 23x15px Jenny Byrne 7–5, 6–1

Boys' Doubles

23x15px Agustín Moreno / 23x15px Jaime Yzaga defeated 23x15px Petr Korda / 23x15px Cyril Suk 7–6(7–3), 6–4

Girls' Doubles

23x15px Louise Field / 23x15px Janine Thompson defeated 23x15px Elna Reinach / 23x15px Julie Richardson 6–1, 6–2

References

  1. ^ Little, Alan (2013). Wimbledon Compendium 2013 (23 ed.). London: All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club. pp. 327–334. ISBN 978-1899039401. 

External links

Preceded by
1985 French Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1985 U.S. Open

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