The Sports Almanac

Men's Australian Open


Through the 2017 Australian Open
Australian Open Champions  Multiple Champions
YEAR
WINNER NATIONALITY
RUNNER-UP
NATIONALITY
SCORES
1905
Rodney Heath
Australia
Arthur Curtis
Australia
4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4
1906
Anthony Wilding
Australia
Francis Fisher
Australia
6-0, 6-4, 6-4
1907
Horace Rice
Australia
Harry Parker
Australia
6-3, 6-4, 6-4
1908
Fred Alexander
United States
Alfred Dunlop
Australia
3-6, 3-6, 6-0, 6-2, 6-3
1909
Anthony Wilding
Australia
Ernie Parker
Australia
6-1, 7-5, 6-2
1910
Rodney Heath
Australia
Horace Rice
Australia
6-4, 6-3, 6-2
1911
Norman Brookes
Australia
Horace Rice
Australia
6-1, 6-2, 6-3
1912
James Cecil Parke
Australia
Alfred Beamish
United Kingdom
3-6, 6-3, 1-6, 6-1, 7-5
1913
Ernie Parker
Australia
Ernie Parker
Australia
2-6, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2
1914
Arthur O'Hara Wood
Australia
Gerald Patterson
Australia
6-4, 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
1915
Gordon Lowe
United Kingdom
Horace Rice
Australia
4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-4
1916
No Tournament - World War I
1917
No Tournament - World War I
1918
No Tournament - World War I
1919
Algernon Kingscote
United Kingdom
Eric Pockley
Australia
6-4, 6-0, 6-3
1920
Pat O'Hara Wood
Australia
Ron Thomas
Australia
6-3, 4-6, 6-8, 6-1, 6-3
1921
Rhys Gemmell
Australia
Alf Hedeman
Australia
7-5, 6-1, 6-4
1922
James Anderson
Australia
Gerald Patterson
Australia
6-0, 3-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
1923
Pat O'Hara Wood
Australia
Bert St. John
Australia
6-1, 6-1, 6-3
1924
James Anderson
Australia
Bob Schlesinger
Australia
6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 5-7, 6-3
1925
James Anderson
Australia
Gerald Patterson
Australia
11-9, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3
1926
John Hawkes
Australia
Jim Willard
Australia
6-1, 6-3, 6-1
1927
Gerald Patterson
Australia
John Hawkes
Australia
3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 18-16, 6-3
1928
Jean Borotra
France
Jack Cummings
Australia
6-4, 6-1, 4-6, 5-7, 6-3
1929
John Gregory
United Kingdom
Bob Schlesinger
Australia
6-2, 6-2, 5-7, 7-5
1930
Gar Moon
Australia
Harry Hopman
Australia
6-3, 6-1, 6-3
1931
Jack Crawford
Australia
Harry Hopman
Australia
6-4, 6-2, 2-6, 6-1
1932
Jack Crawford
Australia
Harry Hopman
Australia
4-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-1
1933
Jack Crawford
Australia
Keith Gledhill
United States
2-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-2
1934
Fred Perry
United Kingdom
Jack Crawford
Australia
6-3, 7-5, 6-1
1935
Jack Crawford
Australia
Fred Perry
United Kingdom
2-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
1936
Adrian Quist
Australia
Jack Crawford
Australia
6-2, 6-3, 4-6, 3-6, 9-7
1937
Vivian McGrath
Australia
John Bromwich
Australia
6-3, 1-6, 6-0, 2-6, 6-1
1938
Don Budge
United States
John Bromwich
Australia
6-4, 6-2, 6-1
1939
John Bromwich
Australia
Adrian Quist
Australia
6-4, 6-1, 6-3
1940
Adrian Quist
Australia
Jack Crawford
Australia
6-3, 6-1, 6-2
1941
No Tournament - World War II
1942
No Tournament - World War II
1943
No Tournament - World War II
1944
No Tournament - World War II
1945
No Tournament - World War II
1946
John Bromwich
Australia
Dinny Pails
Australia
5-7, 6-3, 7-5, 3-6, 6-2
1947
Dinny Pails
Australia
John Bromwich
Australia
4-6, 6-4, 3-6, 7-5, 8-6
1948
Adrian Quist
Australia
John Bromwich
Australia
6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 2-6, 6-3
1949
Frank Sedgman
Australia
John Bromwich
Australia
6-3, 6-2, 6-2
1950
Frank Sedgman
Australia
Ken McGregor
Australia
6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1
1951
Dick Savitt
United States
Ken McGregor
Australia
6-3, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1
1952
Ken McGregor
Australia
Frank Sedgman
Australia
7-5, 12-10, 2-6, 6-2
1953
Ken Rosewall
Australia
Mervyn Rose
Australia
6-0, 6-3, 6-4
1954
Mervyn Rose
Australia
Rex Hartwig
Australia
6-2, 0-6, 6-4, 6-2
1955
Ken Rosewall
Auatralia
Lew Hoad
Australia
9-7, 6-4, 6-4
1956
Lew Hoad
Australia
Ken Rosewall
Australia
6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5
1957
Ashley Cooper
Australia
Neale Fraser
Australia
6-3, 9-11, 6-4, 6-2
1958
Ashley Cooper
Australia
Malcolm Anderson
Australia
7-5, 6-3, 6-4
1959
Alex Olmedo
Peru
Neale Fraser
Australia
6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
1960
Rod Laver
Australia
Neale Fraser
Australia
5-7, 3-6, 6-3, 8-6, 8-6
1961
Roy Emerson
Australia
Rod Laver
Australia
1-6, 6-3, 7-5, 6-4
1962
Rod Laver
Australia
Roy Emerson
Australia
8-6, 0-6, 6-4, 6-4
1963
Roy Emerson
Australia
Ken Fletcher
Australia
6-3, 6-3, 6-1
1964
Roy Emerson
Australia
Fred Stolle
Australia
6-3, 6-4, 6-2
1965
Roy Emerson
Australia
Fred Stolle
Australia
7-9, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-1
1966
Roy Emerson
Australia
Arthur Ashe
United States
6-4, 6-8, 6-2, 6-3
1967
Roy Emerson
Australia
Arthur Ashe
United States
6-4, 6-1, 6-4
1968
Bill Bowrey
Australia
Juan Gisbert
Spain
7-5, 2-6, 9-7, 6-4
1969
Rod Laver
Australia
Andres Gimeno
Spain
6-3, 6-4, 7-5
1970
Arthur Ashe
United States
Dick Crealy
Australia
6-4, 9-7, 6-2
1971
Ken Rosewall
Australia
Arthur Ashe
United States
6-1, 7-5, 6-3
1972
Ken Rosewall
Australia
Malcolm Anderson
Australia
7-6, 6-3, 7-5
1973
John Newcombe
Australia
Onny Parun
Australia
6-3, 6-7, 7-5, 6-1
1974
Jimmy Connors
United States
Phil Dent
Australia
7-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3
1975
John Newcombe
Australia
Jimmy Connors
United States
7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6
1976
Mark Edmondson
Australia
John Newcombe
Australia
6-7. 6-3, 7-6, 6-1
1977(Jan)
Roscoe Tanner
United States
Guillermo Vilas
Argentina
6-3, 6-3, 6-3
1977(Dec)
Vitas Gerulaitis
United States
John Lloyd
United Kingdom
6-3, 7-6, 5-7, 3-6, 6-2
1978
Guillermo Vilas
Argentina
John Marks
Australia
6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
1979
Guillermo Vilas
Argentina
John Sadri
United States
7-6, 6-3, 6-2
1980
Brian Teacher
United States
Kim Warwick
Australia
7-5, 7-6, 6-3
1981
Johan Kriek
South Africa
Steve Denton
United States
6-2, 7-6, 6-7, 6-4
1982
Johan Kriek
United States
Steve Denton
United States
6-3, 6-3, 6-2
1983
Mats Wilander
Sweden
Ivan Lendl
Czechoslovakia
6-1, 6-4, 6-4
1984
Mats Wilander
Sweden
Kevin Curren
South Africa
6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 6-2
1985
Stefan Edberg
Sweden
Mats Wilander
Sweden
6-4, 6-3, 6-3
1986
No tournament - Date change from December to January
1987
Stefan Edberg
Sweden
Pat Cash
Australia
6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 5-7, 6-3
1988
Mats Wilander
Sweden
Pat Cash
Australia
6-3, 6-7, 3-6, 6-1, 8-6
1989
Ivan Lendl
Czechoslovakia
Mioslav Mecir
Czechoslovakia
6-2, 6-2, 6-2
1990
Ivan Lendl
Czechoslovakia
Stefan Edberg
Sweden
4-6, 7-6, 5-2(retired)
1991
Boris Becker
Germany
Ivan Lendl
Czechoslovakia
1-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
1992
Jim Courier
United States
Stefan Edberg
Sweden
6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
1993
Jim Courier
United States
Stefan Edberg
Sweden
6-2, 6-1, 2-6, 7-5
1994
Pete Sampras
United States
Todd Martin
United States
7-6, 6-4, 6-4
1995
Andre Agassi
United States
Pete Sampras
United States
4-6, 6-1, 7-6, 6-4
1996
Boris Becker
Germany
Michael Chang
United States
6-2, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
1997
Pete Sampras
United States
Carlos Moya
Spain
6-2, 6-3, 6-3
1998
Petr Korda
Czech Republic
Marcelo Rios
Chile
6-2, 6-2, 6-2
1999
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Russia
Thomas Enqvist
Sweden
4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 7-6
2000
Andre Agassi
United States
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Russia
3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
2001
Andre Agassi
United States
Arnaud Clement
France
6-4, 6-2, 6-2
2002
Thomas Johansson
Sweden
Marat Safin
Russia
3-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-6
2003
Andre Agassi
United States
Rainer Schuttler
Germany
6-2, 6-2, 6-1
2004
Roger Federer
Switzerland
Marat Safin
Russia
7-6, 6-4, 6-2
2005
Marat Safin
Russia
Lleyton Hewitt
Australia
1-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4
2006
Roger Federer
Switzerland
Marcos Baghdatis
Cyprus
5-7, 7-5, 6-0, 6-2
2007
Roger Federer
Switzerland
Fernando Gonzalez
Chile
7-6, 6-4, 6-4
2008
Novak Djokovic
Serbia
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
France
4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6
2009
Rafael Nadal
Spain
Roger Federer
Switzerland
7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 6-2
2010
Roger Federer
Switzerland
Andy Murray
Great Britain
6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (13-11)
2011
Novak Djokovic
Serbia
Andy Murray
Great Britain
6-4, 6-2, 6-3
2012
Novak Djokovic
Serbia
Rafael Nadal
Spain
5-7, 6-4, 6-2, 6-7(5-7), 6-5
2013
Novak Djokovic
Serbia
Andy Murray
Great Britain
6-7(2-7), 7-6(7-3), 6-3, 6-2
2014
Stanislas Wawrinka
Switzerland
Rafael Nadal
Spain
6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
2015
Novak Djokovic
Serbia
Andy Murray
Great Britain
7-6(7-5), 6-7(4-7), 6-3, 6-0
2016
Novak Djokovic
Serbia
Andy Murray
Great Britain
6-1, 7-5, 7-6(7-3)
2017
Roger Federer
Switzerland
Rafael Nadal
Spain
6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3

Multiple Winners  Australian Open Winners
Champion Nationality
Years
Wins
Roy Emerson
Australia
1961, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967
6
Novak Djokovic Serbia 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016
6
Roger Federer Switzerland 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2017
5
Jack Crawford
Australia
1931, 1932, 1933, 1935
4
Ken Rosewall
Australia
1953, 1955, 1971, 1972
4
Andre Agassi
United States
1995, 2000, 2001, 2003
4
James Anderson
Australia
1922, 1924, 1925
3
Adrian Quist
Australia
1936, 1940, 1948
3
Rod Laver
Australia
1960, 1962, 1969
3
Mats Wilander
Sweden
1983, 1984, 1988
3
Rodney Heath
Australia
1905, 1910
2
Anthony Wilding
Australia
1906, 1909
2
Pat O'Hara Wood Australia
1920, 1923
2
John Bromwich Australia
1939, 1946
2
Frank Sedgman Australia
1949, 1950
2
Ashley Cooper Australia
1957, 1958
2
John Newcombe Australia
1973, 1975
2
Guillermo Vilas Argentina
1978, 1979
2
Johan Kriek United States
1981, 1982
2
Stefan Edberg Sweden
1985, 1987
2
Ivan Lendl Czechoslovakia
1989, 1990
2
Boris Becker Germany
1991, 1996
2
Jim Courier United States
1992, 1993
2
Pete Sampras United States
1994, 1997
2