Who Won The French Open Tennis Tournament in the Past?

Singles and Doubles Champions from 1960 to the Present

Women's singles champion 2015 Serena Williams (USA) with tennis legend Martina Navratilova at Roland Garros in Paris.
••• Women's singles champion 2015 Serena Williams (USA) with tennis legend Martina Navratilova at Roland Garros in Paris. Dan Istitene/Getty Images Sport

Every May and June, the French Open tennis tournament takes West Paris by storm, drawing thousands of rapt tennis fans who crowd the Roland Garros stadium, often in sweltering summer conditions. Read more for info on who emerged as the champions in the women's and men's categories this past year and since 1960.

Who Won the 2016 French Open Tennis Tournament?

Title champions at last year's tournament were:

Past Winners of the French Open (1960-2015):

Winners of past tournaments are listed below by main category (men's and women's singles, followed by doubles). 

Men's Singles Champions

  • 1960: Nicola Pietrangeli, Italy
  • 1961: Manuel Santana, Spain
  • 1962: Rod Laver, Australia
  • 1963: Roy Emerson, Australia
  • 1964: Manuel Santana, Spain
  • 1965: Fred Stolle, Australia
  • 1966: Tony Roche, Australia
  • 1967: Roy Emerson, Australia
  • 1968: Ken Rosewall, Australia
  • 1969: Rod Laver, Australia
  • 1970: Jan Kodes, former Czechoslovakia
  • 1971: Jan Kodes, former Czechoslovakia
  • 1972: Andres Gimeno, Spain
  • 1973: Ilie Nastase, Romania
  • 1974: Björn Borg, Sweden
  • 1975: Björn Borg, Sweden
  • 1976: Adriano Panatta, Italy
  • 1977: Guillermo Vilas, Argentina
  • 1978: Björn Borg, Sweden
  • 1979: Björn Borg, Sweden
  • 1980: Björn Borg, Sweden
  • 1981: Björn Borg, Sweden
  • 1982: Mats Wilander, Sweden
  • 1983: Yannick Noah, France
  • 1984: Ivan Lendl, former Czechoslovakia
  • 1985: Mats Wilander, Sweden
  • 1986: Ivan Lendl, former Czechoslovakia
  • 1987: Ivan Lendl, former Czechoslovakia
  • 1988: Mats Wilander, Sweden
  • 1989: Michael Chang, USA
  • 1990: Andres Gomez, Ecuador
  • 1991: Jim Courier, USA
  • 1992: Jim Courier, USA
  • 1993: Sergi Bruguera, Spain
  • 1994: Sergi Bruguera, Spain
  • 1995: Thomas Muster, Austria
  • 1996: Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Russia
  • 1997: Gustavo Kuerten, Brazil
  • 1998: Carlos Moya, Spain
  • 1999: Andre Agassi, USA
  • 2000: Gustavo Kuerten, Brazil
  • 2001: Gustavo Kuerten, Brazil
  • 2002: Albert Costa, Spain
  • 2003: Juan Carlos Ferrero, Spain
  • 2004: Gaston Gaudio, Argentina
  • 2005: Rafael Nadal, Spain
  • 2006: Rafael Nadal, Spain
  • 2007: Rafael Nadal, Spain
  • 2008: Rafael Nadal, Spain
  • 2009: Roger Federer (Switzerland)
  • 2010: Rafael Nadal (Spain)
  • 2011: Rafael Nadal (Spain)
  • 2012: Rafael Nadal (Spain)
  • 2013: Rafael Nadal (Spain)
  • 2014: Rafael Nadal (Spain)
  • 2015: Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland)

Women's Singles Champions

  • 1960: Darlene Hard, USA
  • 1961: Ann Haydon, UK
  • 1962: Margaret Smith, Australia
  • 1963: Lesley Turner, Australia
  • 1964: Margaret Smith, Australia
  • 1965: Lesley Turner, Australia
  • 1966: Ann Haydon-Jones, UK
  • 1967: Françoise Dürr, France
  • 1968: Nancy Richey, USA
  • 1969: Margaret Smith-Court, Australia
  • 1970: Margaret Smith-Court, Australia
  • 1971: Evonne Goolagong, Australia
  • 1972: Billie-Jean King, USA
  • 1973: Margaret Smith-Court, Australia
  • 1974: Chris Evert, USA
  • 1975: Chris Evert, USA
  • 1976: Sue Barker, UK
  • 1977: Mima Jausovec, former Yugoslavia
  • 1978: Virginia Ruzici, Romania
  • 1979: Chris Evert-Lloyd, USA
  • 1980: Chris Evert-Lloyd, USA
  • 1981: Hana Mandlikova, former Czechoslovakia
  • 1982: Martina Navratilova, USA
  • 1983: Chris Evert-Lloyd, USA
  • 1984: Martina Navratilova, USA
  • 1985: Chris Evert-Lloyd, USA
  • 1986: Chris Evert-Lloyd, USA
  • 1987: Steffi Graf, Germany
  • 1988: Steffi Graf, Germany
  • 1989: Arantxa Sanchez, Spain
  • 1990: Monica Seles, former Yugoslavia
  • 1991: Monica Seles, former Yugoslavia
  • 1992: Monica Seles, former Yugoslavia
  • 1993: Steffi Graf, Germany
  • 1994: Arantxa Sanchez, Spain
  • 1995: Steffi Graf, Germany
  • 1996: Steffi Graf, Germany
  • 1997: Iva Majoli Croatia
  • 1998: Arantxa Sanchez, Spain
  • 1999: Steffi Graf, Germany
  • 2000: Mary Pierce, France
  • 2001: Jennifer Capriati, USA
  • 2002: Serena Williams, USA
  • 2003: Justine Hénin-Hardenne, Belgium
  • 2004: Anastasia Myskina, Russia
  • 2005: Justine Hénin-Hardenne, Belgium
  • 2006: Justine Hénin-Hardenne, Belgium
  • 2007: Justine Hénin, Belgium
  • 2008: Ana Ivanovic, Serbia
  • 2009: Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia
  • 2010: Francesca Schiavone, Italy
  • 2011: Na Li, China
  • 2012: Maria Sharapova, Russia
  • 2013: Serena WIlliams, USA
  • 2014: Maria Sharapova, Russia
  • 2015: Serena Williams, USA

 

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Men's Doubles Champions

  • 1960: Roy Emerson and Neale Fraser
  • 1961: Roy Emerson and Rod Laver
  • 1962: Roy Emerson and Neale Fraser
  • 1963: Roy Emerson and Manuel Santana
  • 1964: Roy Emerson and Ken Fletcher
  • 1965: Roy Emerson and Fred Stolle
  • 1966: Clark Graebner and Dennis Ralston
  • 1967: John Newcombe and Tony Roche
  • 1968: Ken Rosewall and Fred Stolle
  • 1969: John Newcombe and Tony Roche
  • 1970: Ilie Nastase and Ion Tiriac
  • 1971: Arthur Ashe and Marty Riessen
  • 1972: Robert Hewitt and Frew McMillan
  • 1973: John Newcombe and Tom Okker
  • 1974: Richard Crealy and Onny Parun
  • 1975: Brian Gottfried and Raul Ramirez
  • 1976: Freddie McNair and Sherwood Steward
  • 1977: Brian Gottfried and Raul Ramirez
  • 1978: Gene Mayer and Hank Pfister
  • 1979: Sandy Mayer and Gene Mayer
  • 1980: Victor Amaya and Hank Pfister
  • 1981: Heinz Gunthardt and Balasz Taroczy
  • 1982: Sherwood Stewart and Ferdi Taygan
  • 1983: Anders Jarryd and Hans Simonsson
  • 1984: Yannick Noah and Henri Leconte
  • 1985: Mark Edmonson and Kim Warwick
  • 1986: John Fitzgerald and Tomas Smid
  • 1987: Anders Jarryd and Robert Seguso
  • 1988: Andres Gomez and Emilio Sanchez
  • 1989: Jim Grabb and Patrick McEnroe
  • 1990: Sergio Casal and Emilio Sanchez
  • 1991: John Fitzgerald and Anders Jarryd
  • 1992: Jakob Hlasek and Marc Rosset
  • 1993: Luke Jensen and Murphy Jensen
  • 1994: Byron Black and Jonathan Stark
  • 1995: Jacco Eltingh and Paul Haarhuis
  • 1996: Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Daniel Vacek
  • 1997: Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Daniel Vacek
  • 1998: Jacco Eltingh and Paul Haarhuis
  • 1999: Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes
  • 2000: Mark Woodforde and Todd Woodbridge
  • 2001: Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes
  • 2002: Paul Haarhuis and Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  • 2003: Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan
  • 2004: Xavier Malisse and Olivier Rochus
  • 2005: Jonas Bjorkman and Max Mirnyi
  • 2006: Jonas Bjorkman and Max Mirnyi
  • 2007: Mark Knowles and Daniel Nestor
  • 2008: Pablo Cuevas and Luis Horna
  • 2009: Lukáš Dlouhý and Leander Paes 
  • 2010: Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjic 
  • 2011: Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor 
  • 2012: Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor 
  • 2013: Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan
  • 2014: Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin
  • 2015: Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo

Women's Doubles Champions

  • 1960: Maria Esther Bueno and Darlene Hard
  • 1961: Sandra Reynolds and Renee Schuurman
  • 1962: Sandra Reynolds and Renee Schuurman
  • 1963: Ann Haydon-Jones and Renee Schuurman
  • 1964: Margaret Smith and Lesley Turner
  • 1965: Margaret Smith and Lesley Turner
  • 1966: Margaret Smith and Judy Tegart
  • 1967: Françoise Dürr and Gail Sheriff
  • 1968: Françoise Dürr and Ann Jones
  • 1969: Françoise Dürr and Ann Jones
  • 1970: Gail Chanfreau and Françoise Dürr
  • 1971: Gail Chanfreau and Françoise Dürr
  • 1972: Billie Jean King and Betty Stove
  • 1973: Margaret Court and Virginia Wade
  • 1974: Chris Evert and Olga Morozova
  • 1975: Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova
  • 1976: Fiorella Bonicelli and Gail Lovera
  • 1977: Regina Marsikova and Pam Teeguarden
  • 1978: Mima Jausovec and Virginia Ruzici
  • 1979: Betty Stove and Wendy Turnbull
  • 1980: Kathy Jordan and Ann Smith
  • 1981: Rosalyn Fairbank and Tanya Harford
  • 1982: Martina Navratilova and Ann Smith
  • 1983: Rosalyn Fairbank and Candy Reynolds
  • 1984: Martina Navratilova and Pam Shriver
  • 1985: Martina Navratilova and Pam Shriver
  • 1986: Martina Navratilova and Andrea Temesvari
  • 1987: Martina Navratilova and Pam Shriver
  • 1988: Martina Navratilova and Pam Shriver
  • 1989: Larisa Savchenko and Natasha Zvereva
  • 1990: Jana Novotna and Helena Sukova
  • 1991: Gigi Fernandez and Jana Novotna
  • 1992: Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva
  • 1993: Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva
  • 1994: Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva
  • 1995: Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva
  • 1996: Lindsay Davenport and Mary Joe Fernandez
  • 1997: Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva
  • 1998: Martina Hingis and Jana Novotna
  • 1999: Venus Williams and Serena Williams
  • 2000: Martina Hingis and Mary Pierce
  • 2001: Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suarez
  • 2002: Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suarez
  • 2003: Kim Clijsters and Ai Sugiyama
  • 2004: Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suarez
  • 2005: Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suarez
  • 2006: Lisa Raymond and Samantha Stosur
  • 2007: Alicia Molik and Mara Santangelo
  • 2008: Anabal Medina Garrigues and Virginia Ruano Pascual
  • 2009: Anabel Medina Garrigues and Virginia Ruano Pascual
  • 2010: Serena Williams and Venus Williams
  • 2011: Andrea Hlaváčková and Lucie Hradecká (both Czech Republic)
  • 2012: Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci
  • 2013: Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina
  • 2014: Su-Wei Hsieh and Shuai Peng
  • 2015: Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova