Who Won the 2016 Wimbledon Women's Singles Title?

Serena Williams

Serena Williams wins at Wimbledon
Date: 
Jul 9, 2016
Score: 
7-5, 6-3
Site: 
All England Club - London, England
Runner Up: 
Angelique Kerber

Serena Williams defended her Wimbledon singles title with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Angelique Kerber. It was the 22nd major for Williams, which tied Steffi Graf for the most in the Open Era.

Kerber had defeated Williams earlier in the year at the 2016 Australian Open final.

Serena's sister Venus Williams became the oldest woman to reach a Grand Slam semi-final since Martina Navratilova in 1994.

Serena Williams   
Svetlana KuznetsovaSerena Williams  
 (7-5, 6-0)Serena Williams 
Anastasia PavlyuchenkovaAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova(6-4, 6-4) 
Coco Vandeweghe(6-3, 6-3)  
   Serena Williams
Agnieszka Radwanska  (6-2, 6-0)
Dominika CibulkovaDominika Cibulkova  
 (6-3, 5-7, 9-7)Elena Vesnina 
Ekaterina MakarovaElena Vesnina(6-2, 6-2) 
Elena Vesnina(5-7, 6-1, 9-7)  
  SERENA WILLIAMS
2016 Wimbledon Champion
(7-5, 6-3)
Simona Halep   
Madison KeysSimona Halep  
 (6-7, 6-4, 6-3)Angelique Kerber 
Misaki DoiAngelique Kerber(7-5, 7-6) 
Angelique Kerber(6-3, 6-1)  
   Angelique Kerber
Venus Williams  (6-4, 6-4)
Carla Suarez NavarroVenus Williams  
 (7-6, 6-4)Venus Williams 
Yaroslava ShvedovaYaroslava Shvedova(7-6, 6-2) 
Lucie Safarova(6-2, 6-4)