Wimbledon 2015 Current Affairs

Winners of 2015 Wimbledon Championship Titles of Tennis

The 2015 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament held from 29 June to 12 July 2015.

The tournament had taken place at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom.

It was the 129th edition of the championships and the 48th edition in the Open Era.

Men’s Singles Title: Defending Champion Novak Djokovic of Serbia won the 2015 Men’s Singles Wimbledon Title. In the final match, he defeated Roger Federer of Switzerland by 7-6(7-1), 6-7(10-12), 6–4, 6-3 score.

It is Djokovic’s 3rd Wimbledon Title (2011, 2014 and 2015) overall 12th men’s single Grand Slam title.

Women’s Singles Title: Serena Williams of United States has won Women’s Singles Wimbledon title at 2015. In the final match played she defeated Garbine Muguruza of Spain by 6-4, 6-4 score.

It is Williams’ sixth Women’s Singles Wimbledon title (2002, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2015) and overall 21th Grand Slam title.

Women’s Doubles Title: Sania Mirza (India) and Martina Hingis (Switzerland) pair won the 2015 women’s Doubles Wimbledon Title. In the final match, they defeated Russian pair of Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina by 5–7, 7–6 (7–4), 7–5 score.

Men’s Doubles Title: Jean-Julien Rojer (Netherlands) and Horia Tecău (Romania) pair won the 2015 men’s Doubles Wimbledon Title. In the final match they defeated Jamie Murray (UK) and John Peers (Australia) pair by 7–5, 6–4, 6–4 score.

Mixed Doubles Title: Leander Paes (India) and Martina Hingis (Switzerland) pair won the 2015 Mixed Doubles Wimbledon Title. In the final match, they defeated Alexander Peya (Austria) and Tímea Babos (Hungary) pair by 6-1, 6-1 score.

Boys’ Doubles Title: Sumit Nagal (India) and Lý Hoàng Nam (Vietnam) pair won the 2015 Boy’s Doubles Wimbledon Title. In the final match they defeated Reilly Opelka (US) and Akira Santillan (Japan) pair by 7–6(7–4), 6-4 score.

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Serena Williams wins sixth Wimbledon Women’s Single title

Serena Williams of United States has won Women’s Singles Wimbledon title at 2015.

In the final match played at London she defeated Garbine Muguruza of Spain by 6-4, 6-4 score. It is her sixth Women’s Singles Wimbledon title and overall 21th Grand Slam title.

Currently, Srena Williams  is ranked No. 1 in women’s singles tennis.

Her 21 singles title includes

  • 6 Australian Open Titles: 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2015.
  • 3 French Open Titles: 2002, 2013 and 2015.
  • 6 Wimbledon Titles: 2002, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2015.
  • 6 US Open Titles: 1999, 2002, 2008, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

She also has won 4 Olympic gold medals, 1 in women’s singles and 3 in women’s doubles.

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