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Q: Why are there only four grand slams in tennis?
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Why are there only the four tennis slams?

because five would be too many


What is the Open era in tennis?

Before the advent of the open era of tennis competitions in April 1968, only amateurs were allowed to compete in established tournaments, including the four Grand Slams.


Who was the only Tennis player ever to win Grand Slam as both amateur and Professional?

Rod Laver was the only Tennis player who won the Grand Slams in both amateur and open era.


How many grand slams available for tennis?

a grand slam. it represents the four largest events of the season. wimbledon, us open and two others. to win a grand slam, you must win all four. so only 1 grand slam is available per year.


Do all mens tennis matches go 3 of 5 sets?

In professional mens tennis only the four majors, or grand slams, are best of 5 sets. All of the other tournaments throughout the year are best 2 of 3 sets


How many male tennis player ever won all four grand slams?

Very few players have won the Grand Slam; Donald Budge (1938) and Rod Laver (1962 and 1969) are the only men to win all four tournaments in the same year!!!


What is rafael nadal famous for?

He is famous for being a professional tennis player and more specifically for his success on clay. He was the world no 1 tennis player and has won numerous grand slams. He is also one of only a few tennis players who has won all 4 grand slam titles.


Who has won all four tennis grand slams in a single year?

In the "open era" only 3 players have done this in a calendar year, considering Singles play Steffi Graf, Rod Laver and Margaret Court (Stefan Edberg did it as a junior)


How many tennis matches are in whole year but only ATP Level that includes 4 grand slams and FINALS in London without challengers and lower ranked tournaments?

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The only tennis player to win each of the four grand slam events at least four times?

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When did the Grand Slams originate?

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Which tournaments in Tennis have a best of five set final?

In tennis only the grand slams have best of 5-set finals. Previouisly, ATP master series finals used to have 5 set finals but that is now diminished to 3 sets.

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