2016 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   United States Serena Williams
Runner-up   Germany Angelique Kerber
Final score   7–5, 6–3
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  

Main article: 2016 Wimbledon Championships

Serena Williams was the defending champion and successfully defended her title, defeating Angelique Kerber in the final, 7–5, 6–3. By winning her seventh Wimbledon title, Williams equaled Steffi Graf's Open Era record of 22 major singles titles. It was a rematch of the Australian Open final earlier that year where Kerber won.

The top five seeds (Williams, Garbiñe Muguruza, Agnieszka Radwańska, Angelique Kerber, Simona Halep) are in contention for the world No. 1 ranking at the beginning of the tournament.


  1. United States Serena Williams (Champion)
  2. Spain Garbiñe Muguruza (Second round)
  3. Poland Agnieszka Radwańska (Fourth round)
  4. Germany Angelique Kerber (Final)
  5. Romania Simona Halep (Quarterfinals)
  6. Italy Roberta Vinci (Third round)
  7. Switzerland Belinda Bencic (Second round, retired due to injury)
  8. United States Venus Williams (Semifinals)
  9. United States Madison Keys (Fourth round)
  10. Czech Republic Petra Kvitová (Second round)
  11. Switzerland Timea Bacsinszky (Third round)
  12. Spain Carla Suárez Navarro (Fourth round)
  13. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova (Fourth round)
  14. Australia Samantha Stosur (Second round)
  15. Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková (Second round)
  16. Great Britain Johanna Konta (Second round)
    1. Ukraine Elina Svitolina (Second round)
    2. United States Sloane Stephens (Third round)
    3. Slovakia Dominika Cibulková (Quarterfinals)
    4. Italy Sara Errani (Second round)
    5. Russia Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Quarterfinals)
    6. Serbia Jelena Janković (Second round)
    7. Serbia Ana Ivanovic (First round)
    8. Czech Republic Barbora Strýcová (Third round)
    9. Romania Irina-Camelia Begu (First round)
    10. Netherlands Kiki Bertens (Third round)
    11. United States Coco Vandeweghe (Fourth round)
    12. Czech Republic Lucie Šafářová (Fourth round)
    13. Russia Daria Kasatkina (Third round)
    14. France Caroline Garcia (Second round)
    15. France Kristina Mladenovic (First round)
    16. Germany Andrea Petkovik (Second round)



  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser

  • ALT = Alternate
  • SE = Special Exempt
  • PR = Protected Ranking

  • w/o = Walkover
  • r = Retired
  • d = Defaulted


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