Furthest Advancement of British Players at Wimbledon

Updated: June 23, 2013, 9:40 AM ET
Associated Press

Since 1977

1977 -- Mark Cox (4R); Virginia Wade (CH)

1978 -- Cox, Robin Drysdale, John Feaver, Buster Mottram (2R); Wade (SF)

1979 -- Cox (4R); Wade (QF)

1980 -- Cox, Andrew Jarrett, Mottram (2R); Wade (4R)

1981 -- Feaver, John Lloyd, Mottram (2R); Jo Durie, Anne Hobbs (4R)

1982 -- Mottram (4R); Anne Hobbs, Wade (2R)

1983 -- Stuart Bale, Jarrett (2R); Wade (QF)

1984 -- Lloyd (3R); Durie (QF)

1985 -- Lloyd (3R); Durie (4R)

1986 -- Stephen Botfield, Andrew Castle, Colin Dowdeswell, Nick Fulwood (2R); Durie, Anne Hobbs (3R)

1987 -- Jeremy Bates (3R); Durie (3R)

1988 -- Bates, Botfield (2R); Julie Salmon (3R)

1989 -- Fulwood (3R); Anne Hobbs (3R)

1990 -- Bates (2R); Sarah Loosemore (2R)

1991 -- Nick Brown (3R); Durie, Amanda Grunfeld (2R)

1992 -- Bates (4R); Grunfeld, Shirli-Ann Siddall (2R)

1993 -- Andrew Foster (4R); Monique Javer, Amanda Wainwright, Clare Wood (2R)

1994 -- Bates (4R); Siddall (2R)

1995 -- Greg Rusedski (4R); Durie (2R)

1996 -- Tim Henman (QF); Claire Taylor, Rachel Viollet (2R)

1997 -- Henman, Rusedski (QF); Karen Cross (3R)

1998 -- Henman (SF); Samantha Smith (4R)

1999 -- Henman (SF); Cross, Louise Latimer (2R)

2000 -- Henman (4R); Lucie Ahl, Latimer (2R)

2001 -- Henman (SF); Cross (2R)

2002 -- Henman (SF); Elena Baltacha (3R)

2003 -- Henman (QF); Lucie Ahl, Elena Baltacha, Anne Keothavong, Jane O'Donoghue (1R)

2004 -- Henman (QF); Elena Baltacha, Anne Keothavong, Jane O'Donoghue, Emily Webley-Smith (2R)

2005 -- Andy Murray (3R); Jane O'Donoghue (2R)

2006 -- Murray (4R); Sarah Borwell, Melanie South (2R)

2007 -- Henman (2R); Katie O'Brien (2R)

2008 -- Murray (QF); Baltacha, Keothavong (2R)

2009 -- Murray (SF); Baltacha (2R)

2010 -- Murray (SF); Six women entered, none reached the second round.

2011 -- Murray (SF); Baltacha, Keothavong, Laura Robson (2R)

2012 -- Murray (F); Heather Watson (3R)

Fred Perry (1936) and Virginia Wade (1977) are the last British players to win Wimbledon singles titles.


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