Diede de Groot

Diede de Groot (born 19 December 1996) is a Dutch wheelchair tennis player who is the current world No. 1 in both singles and doubles.

Diede de Groot
Country (sports) Netherlands
Born (1996-12-19) 19 December 1996 (age 25)
Woerden, Netherlands
Singles
Career record242–58 (80.7%)
Grand Slam singles results
Australian OpenW (2018, 2019, 2021, 2022)
French OpenW (2019, 2021)
WimbledonW (2017, 2018, 2021)
US OpenW (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
Other tournaments
MastersW (2017, 2018, 2019, 2021)
Paralympic Games Gold Medal (2021)
Doubles
Career record150–48 (75.8%)
Grand Slam doubles results
Australian OpenW (2019, 2021, 2022)
French OpenW (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
WimbledonW (2018, 2019)
US OpenW (2017, 2018, 2019, 2021)
Other doubles tournaments
Masters DoublesW (2016, 2017)
Paralympic Games Gold Medal (2021)
Team competitions
World Team Cup Champion (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019)
Last updated on: 10 June 2021.

She is a 26-time Grand Slam champion, having won 13 major titles in both singles and doubles. In 2021, de Groot achieved the first calendar-year Super Slam in tennis history by winning all four singles major titles, the Paralympic gold medal in women's singles, and the Wheelchair Tennis Masters singles title.[1] She had previously completed the calendar-year Grand Slam in doubles in 2019 alongside compatriot Aniek van Koot. Apart from her major titles, de Groot has won multiple Wheelchair Tennis Masters titles between 2016 and 2018 in both singles and doubles, as well as gold medals in both disciplines at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.[2][3] She was part of the Dutch team which won the World Team Cup on eight occasions between 2011 and 2019.


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