0

Photos Du Jour: How Many Grand Slams?

There has been a lot going on in and around Roland Garros the last few days, including a Nike event featuring four of the biggest stars in tennis. How many Grand Slams do they have combined?

Published May 25, 2013 12:00

There was a lot going on in Paris even before the tournament began - including the draw ceremony.
There was a lot going on in Paris even before the tournament began - including the draw ceremony.
Maria Sharapova joined fellow defending champ Rafael Nadal in the traditional draw ceremony Friday.
Maria Sharapova joined fellow defending champ Rafael Nadal in the traditional draw ceremony Friday.
Four of the biggest names in the sport, including Sharapova, took part in a night of Nike tennis.
Four of the biggest names in the sport, including Sharapova, took part in a night of Nike tennis.
Nadal and Sharapova teamed up against Serena Williams and Roger Federer in a special doubles match.
Nadal and Sharapova teamed up against Serena Williams and Roger Federer in a special doubles match.
Between them, the four players have 47 Grand Slams - but what's the breakdown of those 47 majors?
Between them, the four players have 47 Grand Slams - but what's the breakdown of those 47 majors?
Federer has the most with 17, followed by Williams with 15, Nadal with 11 and Sharapova with four.
Federer has the most with 17, followed by Williams with 15, Nadal with 11 and Sharapova with four.
All four are among the favorites at the French, too - No.2 seed, No.3 seed, No.1 seed and No.2 seed.
All four are among the favorites at the French, too - No.2 seed, No.3 seed, No.1 seed and No.2 seed.
Meanwhile, Ana Ivanovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had an autograph session at the adidas store in Paris.
Meanwhile, Ana Ivanovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had an autograph session at the adidas store in Paris.
Ivanovic is a former World No.1, while Tsonga has been as high as No.5 on the ATP World Tour.
Ivanovic is a former World No.1, while Tsonga has been as high as No.5 on the ATP World Tour.
Victoria Azarenka at practice. This is the only major Azarenka hasn't been to the semifinals of.
Victoria Azarenka at practice. This is the only major Azarenka hasn't been to the semifinals of.
Sharapova has fared much better here, completing her Career Grand Slam right here a year ago.
Sharapova has fared much better here, completing her Career Grand Slam right here a year ago.
And Williams also has one title here, but four or more at all of the other Grand Slam tournaments.
And Williams also has one title here, but four or more at all of the other Grand Slam tournaments.
Azarenka in press. The World No.3 is the last player to beat Williams, in the final of Doha.
Azarenka in press. The World No.3 is the last player to beat Williams, in the final of Doha.
Li Na won her first - and so far only - Grand Slam here in 2011, Asia's first Grand Slam champ.
Li Na won her first - and so far only - Grand Slam here in 2011, Asia's first Grand Slam champ.
And a feel good story - Heather Watson returns from a lengthy bout with illness at Roland Garros.
And a feel good story - Heather Watson returns from a lengthy bout with illness at Roland Garros.
  • There was a lot going on in Paris even before the tournament began - including the draw ceremony.
  • Maria Sharapova joined fellow defending champ Rafael Nadal in the traditional draw ceremony Friday.
  • Four of the biggest names in the sport, including Sharapova, took part in a night of Nike tennis.
  • Nadal and Sharapova teamed up against Serena Williams and Roger Federer in a special doubles match.
  • Between them, the four players have 47 Grand Slams - but what's the breakdown of those 47 majors?
  • Federer has the most with 17, followed by Williams with 15, Nadal with 11 and Sharapova with four.
  • All four are among the favorites at the French, too - No.2 seed, No.3 seed, No.1 seed and No.2 seed.
  • Meanwhile, Ana Ivanovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had an autograph session at the adidas store in Paris.
  • Ivanovic is a former World No.1, while Tsonga has been as high as No.5 on the ATP World Tour.
  • Victoria Azarenka at practice. This is the only major Azarenka hasn't been to the semifinals of.
  • Sharapova has fared much better here, completing her Career Grand Slam right here a year ago.
  • And Williams also has one title here, but four or more at all of the other Grand Slam tournaments.
  • Azarenka in press. The World No.3 is the last player to beat Williams, in the final of Doha.
  • Li Na won her first - and so far only - Grand Slam here in 2011, Asia's first Grand Slam champ.
  • And a feel good story - Heather Watson returns from a lengthy bout with illness at Roland Garros.
Share this page!

Related photos

  • Serena's 21 Grand Slam Titles

    August 02, 2015
    Serena Williams now has 21 Grand Slam titles - the third-most of any tennis player, male or female, all time. Take a look back at all 21 of them in this very special gallery!
  • The Power To Inspire Gallery

    August 01, 2015
    They're powerful, they're inspirational, and they're ready to take on the 2015 season - check out the brightest stars of the WTA in beautiful new Power To Inspire imagery!
  • The #WhatPowersYou Gallery

    August 01, 2015
    The new #WhatPowersYou digital campaign is out, and the WTA stars are telling us what powers them - see all of the imagery from the new campaign right here on wtatennis.com.
To The Top
3