Margaret Court

Margaret Jean Court (born Margaret Jean Smith, 16 July 1942), is a former Australian tennis player, ranked internationally as number one.

In 1970, she became the first woman during the open era and the second woman ever to win all four Grand Slam singles titles in the same calendar year. Court won 24 Grand Slam singles titles, more than any other player. She won 62 Grand Slam titles overall (24 singles, 19 women's doubles, and 19 mixed doubles), again, more than any other player.

 

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