Men’s Grand Slam Winners Over the Age of 30

Below is a list of Men’s Grand Slam Winners who were over the age of 30 when they won the title.

Men's Grand Slam Winners Over the Age of 30

Men’s Grand Slam Winners Over the Age of 30

Ken Rosewall holds the record for the oldest male player to win a grand slam when he won the 1972 Australian Open at the age of 37 years, 1 month, and 24 days.

The oldest male player to win a major tennis title who is still active is Rafael Nadal who won in Paris in 2022, just two days after his 36th birthday.

If Rafa wins Wimbledon or the US Open in 2023, then he will claim the record for the oldest men’s grand slam winner.

The oldest first-time Grand Slam champion is Andres Gimeno who won in Paris in 1972 at the age of 34 years old.

Tennis PlayerGrand SlamYearsMonth(s)Day(s)
Ken Rosewall1972 Australia37124
Roger Federer2018 Australia3657
Ken Rosewall1971 Australia3645
Rafael Nadal2022 Paris3602
Roger Federer 2017 Wimbledon351026
Ken Rosewall1970 New York35100
Novak Djokovic2023 Australia3586
Rafa Nadal 2022 Australia35714
Roger Federer 2017 Australia3558
N.Djokovic2022 Wimbledon35118
Andres Gimeno1972 Paris34919
Rafa Nadal 2020 Paris34325
Novak Djokovic 2021 Wimbledon3416
Novak Djokovic 2021 Paris3408
Novak Djokovic 2021 Australia33817
Ken Rosewall1968 Paris33625
Rafa Nadal 2019 New York33223
R.Nadal 2019 Paris321124
Andre Agassi2003 Australia32814
N.Djokovic 2020 Australia32729
N.Djokovic 2019 Wimbledon32110
Rafa Nadal 2018 Roland Garros311125
Arthur Ashe1975 Wimbledon311113
N.Djokovic 2019 Aussie Open31723
Stan Wawrinka2016 US Open3151
N.Djokovic 2018 US Open3135
Rafa Nadal 2017 US Open31225
N.Djokovic 2018 Wimbledon31111
Rod Laver1969 US Open31018
Pete Sampras2002 US Open31014
Jimmy Connors1983 US Open301128
Rafa Nadal 2017 Roland Garros301126
Roger Federer 2012 Wimbledon301017
Rod Laver1969 Wimbledon301014
Rod Laver1969 Roland Garros30919
Andre Agassi2001 Aussie Open30816
John Newcombe1975 Aussie Open30629
Rod Laver1969 Aussie Open30511
Andres Gomez1990 Roland Garros3031
Stan Wawrinka2015 Roland Garros30127

Most Grand Slam Titles after the Age of 30

Djokovic currently holds the record for most tennis major singles titles after the age of 30 with ten major tennis titles won in his thirties.

Tennis PlayerNumber of Titles in their 30s
Novak Djokovic10
Rafael Nadal8
Ken Rosewall4
Rod Laver4
Roger Federer 4
Andre Agassi2
Stan Wawrinka2
Andres Gimeno1
Andres Gomez1
Arthur Ashe1
Jimmy Connors1
John Newcombe1
Pete Sampras1

FAQ

Who is the oldest male player to win Wimbledon?

Roger Federer currently holds the record for the oldest male player to win the Wimbledon Championships when he won the 2017 Wimbledon title at the age of 35 years, 10 months, and 26 days.

Who is the oldest player to win Roland Garros?

Rafael Nadal currently holds this record after he won the 2022 singles title at the age of 36 years and 2 days.

Who is the oldest player to win the US Open?

Ken Rosewall currently holds the record for the oldest player to win the US Open when he won the 1970 singles title at the age of 35 years and 10 months.

How many major tennis singles titles has Djokovic won in his thirties?

To date, Djokovic has won a total of ten major tennis singles titles in his thirties.

How many major tennis singles titles did Federer win in his thirties?

Federer won a total of four major tennis singles titles in his thirties.

How many grand slam titles has Nadal won in his thirties?

To date, Nadal has won a total of eight major tennis titles in his thirties.