Age of Grand Slam QFs - Open Era
Rank by Oldest
Mean Age of QF Match
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Mean Age of All QFs
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Age Difference of QF Match
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QFs Age Graph
QFs per Slam Graph
50 Youngest Quarterfinalists 1968-2013
Rank Player Year Tournament Age
1Boris Becker1984Australian17y 0m 13d
2Bjorn Borg1973Wimbledon17y 0m 28d
3Michael Chang1989Roland Garros17y 3m 16d
4Goran Ivanisevic1989Australian17y 4m 12d
5Brad Drewett1976Australian17y 5m 12d
6Pat Cash1982Australian17y 6m 12d
7Boris Becker1985Wimbledon17y 7m 11d
8Mats Wilander1982Roland Garros17y 9m 11d
9Bjorn Borg1974Roland Garros18y 0m 6d
10Andre Agassi1988Roland Garros18y 1m 3d
11Michael Chang1990Roland Garros18y 3m 15d
12John McEnroe1977Wimbledon18y 4m 12d
12Andre Agassi1988US Open18y 4m 10d
14Boris Becker1986Roland Garros18y 6m 13d
15Boris Becker1986Wimbledon18y 7m 10d
16Guillermo Perez-Roldan1988Roland Garros18y 7m 12d
17Bernard Tomic2011Wimbledon18y 8m 8d
18Goran Ivanisevic1990Roland Garros18y 8m 24d
19Andrei Medvedev1993Roland Garros18y 9m 2d
20Mats Wilander1983Roland Garros18y 9m 10d
21Boris Becker1986US Open18y 9m 13d
22Goran Ivanisevic1990Wimbledon18y 9m 21d
23Stefan Edberg1984Australian18y 10m 16d
24Rafael Nadal2005Roland Garros18y 11m 28d
25Bjorn Borg1975Roland Garros19y 0m 5d
26Andy Roddick2001US Open19y 0m 7d
27Andrei Medvedev1993US Open19y 0m 9d
28Mats Wilander1983US Open19y 0m 17d
28Novak Djokovic2006Roland Garros19y 0m 16d
30Jimmy Arias1983US Open19y 0m 23d
31Bjorn Borg1975Wimbledon19y 0m 25d
32Pete Sampras1990US Open19y 0m 25d
33Pat Cash1984Wimbledon19y 1m 7d
34Bjorn Borg1975US Open19y 2m 29d
35Pat Cash1984US Open19y 3m 10d
36Michael Chang1991Roland Garros19y 3m 14d
37Mats Wilander1983Australian19y 3m 15d
38Hendrik Dreekmann1994Roland Garros19y 4m 3d
39Andre Agassi1989US Open19y 4m 9d
40Stefan Edberg1985Roland Garros19y 4m 17d
41Pat Cash1984Australian19y 6m 8d
42Boris Becker1987Roland Garros19y 6m 12d
43Lleyton Hewitt2000US Open19y 6m 14d
44Vijay Amritraj1973Wimbledon19y 6m 20d
45John McEnroe1978US Open19y 6m 22d
46Andrei Cherkasov1990Australian19y 6m 20d
47Harold Solomon1972Roland Garros19y 8m 14d
48Sammy Giammalva Jr.1982Australian19y 8m 15d
49Vijay Amritraj1973US Open19y 8m 23d
50Andrei Medvedev1994Roland Garros19y 9m 1d
50 Oldest Quarterfinalists 1968-2013
Rank Player Year Tournament Age
1Ken Rosewall1977Australian (D)43y 1m 25d
2Ken Rosewall1977Australian (J)42y 2m 4d
3Ken Rosewall1976Australian41y 1m 29d
4Pancho Gonzales1968US Open40y 3m 27d
5Pancho Gonzales1968Roland Garros40y 0m 27d
6Ken Rosewall1974US Open39y 10m 3d
7Ken Rosewall1974Wimbledon39y 8m 0d
8Istvan Gulyas1971Roland Garros39y 7m 19d
9Jimmy Connors1991US Open39y 0m 3d
10Ken Rosewall1973US Open38y 10m 4d
11Ken Rosewall1972Australian37y 1m 29d
12Jimmy Connors1989US Open37y 0m 5d
13Mal Anderson1972Australian36y 9m 28d
14Ken Rosewall1971Wimbledon36y 7m 27d
15Ken Rosewall1971Australian36y 2m 9d
16Jimmy Connors1988US Open36y 0m 6d
17Ken Rosewall1970US Open35y 10m 8d
18Ken Rosewall1970Wimbledon35y 7m 28d
19Arthur Ashe1978Australian35y 5m 21d
20Tom Okker1979Wimbledon35y 4m 11d
20Andre Agassi2005US Open35y 4m 9d
22Colin Dibley1979Australian35y 3m 10d
23Tommy Haas2013Roland Garros35y 2m 2d
24Jimmy Connors1987US Open35y 0m 9d
25Ken Rosewall1969US Open34y 10m 4d
26Andres Gimeno1972Roland Garros34y 9m 28d
26Jimmy Connors1987Wimbledon34y 9m 29d
28Jimmy Connors1987Roland Garros34y 9m 1d
29Andre Agassi2005Australian34y 8m 27d
30Ken Rosewall1969Roland Garros34y 7m 2d
31Tom Okker1978Wimbledon34y 4m 12d
31Andre Agassi2004US Open34y 4m 10d
33Jonas Bjorkman2006Wimbledon34y 3m 12d
34Roy Emerson1971Australian34y 2m 8d
35Nikola Pilic1973US Open34y 0m 10d
36Fred Stolle1972US Open33y 10m 30d
37Ken Rosewall1968US Open33y 10m 3d
38Guillermo Vilas1986Roland Garros33y 9m 18d
39Nikola Pilic1973Roland Garros33y 9m 3d
40Andre Agassi2004Australian33y 8m 29d
41Roy Emerson1970Wimbledon33y 7m 27d
42Tony Roche1978Australian33y 7m 14d
43John Newcombe1977Australian (D)33y 7m 4d
44Ken Rosewall1968Roland Garros33y 7m 3d
45Barry Phillips-Moore1972Australian33y 6m 22d
46Arthur Ashe1977Australian (J)33y 5m 27d
47John McEnroe1992Wimbledon33y 4m 16d
48Andre Agassi2003US Open33y 4m 7d
49Fabrice Santoro2006Australian33y 1m 15d
50Andre Agassi2003Roland Garros33y 1m 6d
25 Youngest Slam QF Matches 1968-2013
Rank Year Tournament Winner Loser Average Age
11988Roland GarrosAndre AgassiGuillermo Perez-Roldan18y 4m 9d
21990Roland GarrosAndre AgassiMichael Chang19y 2m 10d
31974Roland GarrosBjorn BorgRaul Ramirez19y 5m 30d
42006Roland GarrosRafael NadalNovak Djokovic19y 6m 12d
51984AustralianMats WilanderStefan Edberg19y 6m 29d
61984US OpenPat CashMats Wilander19y 7m 29d
72001US OpenLleyton HewittAndy Roddick19y 9m 10d
81985WimbledonBoris BeckerHenri Leconte19y 9m 21d
91984AustralianBen TestermanBoris Becker19y 11m 8d
101990US OpenAndre AgassiAndrei Cherkasov20y 3m 5d
111986WimbledonBoris BeckerMiloslav Mecir20y 4m 13d
122008Roland GarrosNovak DjokovicErnests Gulbis20y 4m 24d
131991US OpenJim CourierPete Sampras20y 6m 23d
142008US OpenAndy MurrayJuan Martin del Potro20y 7m 16d
151990Roland GarrosThomas MusterGoran Ivanisevic20y 8m 15d
161986Roland GarrosMikael PernforsBoris Becker20y 8m 17d
171986US OpenBoris BeckerMilan Srejber20y 8m 25d
181992US OpenMichael ChangWayne Ferreira20y 9m 6d
192001Roland GarrosJuan Carlos FerreroLleyton Hewitt20y 9m 18d
201975Roland GarrosBjorn BorgHarold Solomon20y 10m 14d
211989Roland GarrosMichael ChangRonald Agenor20y 11m 4d
222009US OpenJuan Martin del PotroMarin Cilic20y 11m 16d
231980US OpenJohn McEnroeIvan Lendl21y 0m 8d
241989AustralianMiloslav MecirGoran Ivanisevic21y 0m 10d
252005Roland GarrosRafael NadalDavid Ferrer21y 0m 29d
25 Oldest Slam QF Matches 1968-2013
Rank Year Tournament Winner Loser Average Age
11968Roland GarrosPancho GonzalesRoy Emerson35y 9m 30d
21971AustralianKen RosewallRoy Emerson35y 2m 8d
31974WimbledonKen RosewallJohn Newcombe34y 10m 19d
41977Australian (D)John AlexanderKen Rosewall34y 9m 23d
51978WimbledonTom OkkerIlie Nastase33y 1m 28d
61969Roland GarrosKen RosewallFred Stolle32y 7m 15d
71968US OpenTom OkkerPancho Gonzales32y 5m 5d
81977Australian (J)Ken RosewallMark Edmondson32y 4m 9d
91991US OpenJimmy ConnorsPaul Haarhuis32y 3m 8d
101972AustralianKen RosewallDick Crealy32y 2m 20d
111972AustralianMal AndersonJohn Newcombe32y 2m 19d
121969US OpenRod LaverRoy Emerson31y 11m 16d
131971Roland GarrosZeljko FranulovicIstvan Gulyas31y 9m 20d
141970WimbledonAndres GimenoBob Carmichael31y 5m 12d
152008WimbledonRainer SchuettlerArnaud Clement31y 4m 13d
161969Roland GarrosRod LaverAndres Gimeno31y 4m 0d
171978AustralianArthur AshePeter Feigl31y 3m 12d
181976WimbledonIlie NastaseCharlie Pasarell31y 1m 28d
192013Roland GarrosDavid FerrerTommy Robredo31y 1m 19d
201984US OpenJimmy ConnorsJohn Lloyd31y 0m 7d
211986Roland GarrosJohan KriekGuillermo Vilas30y 11m 24d
222006WimbledonJonas BjorkmanRadek Stepanek30y 11m 9d
231973US OpenJan KodesNikola Pilic30y 9m 9d
241975WimbledonTony RocheTom Okker30y 8m 27d
251974US OpenJohn NewcombeArthur Ashe30y 8m 20d
25 Youngest Slam QF 1968-2013
Rank Year Tournament Quarter-Finalists Average Age
11984AustralianBecker, Edberg, Cash, Wilander, Davis, Testerman, Kriek, Curren21y 9m 13d
21994Roland GarrosDreekmann, Medvedev, Berasategui, Ivanisevic, Sampras, Bruguera, Courier, Larsson22y 1m 11d
31989Roland GarrosChang, Mancini, Becker, Berger, Chesnokov, Edberg, Agenor, Wilander22y 2m 7d
41988Roland GarrosAgassi, Perez-Roldan, Svensson, Chesnokov, Sanchez, Wilander, Leconte, Lendl22y 6m 28d
51991Roland GarrosChang, Courier, Agassi, Davin, Stich, Becker, Edberg, Hlasek22y 7m 2d
61992Roland GarrosIvanisevic, Sampras, Kulti, Courier, Cherkasov, Agassi, Korda, Leconte22y 8m 20d
72007WimbledonDjokovic, Gasquet, Nadal, Berdych, Baghdatis, Roddick, Federer, Ferrero23y 0m 13d
81986US OpenBecker, Edberg, Mecir, Srejber, Leconte, Nystrom, Lendl, Wilkison23y 0m 17d
91990Roland GarrosChang, Ivanisevic, Agassi, Muster, Svensson, Champion, Leconte, Gomez23y 0m 18d
101986WimbledonBecker, Cash, Mecir, Zivojinovic, Leconte, Krishnan, Mayotte, Lendl23y 1m 18d
111997Roland GarrosBlanco, Kuerten, Norman, Kafelnikov, Arazi, Rafter, Dewulf, Bruguera23y 2m 1d
122006Roland GarrosDjokovic, Nadal, Ancic, Nalbandian, Benneteau, Federer, Davydenko, Ljubicic23y 4m 26d
131991WimbledonCourier, Agassi, Wheaton, Stich, Becker, Champion, Edberg, Forget23y 4m 28d
141975Roland GarrosBorg, Ramirez, Solomon, Vilas, Andrews, Dibbs, Panatta, Parun23y 4m 29d
151978US OpenMcEnroe, Kriek, Borg, Walts, Gerulaitis, Ramirez, Connors, Gottfried23y 5m 5d
161995Roland GarrosCosta, Voinea, Kafelnikov, Chang, Bruguera, Furlan, Agassi, Muster23y 5m 14d
172008Roland GarrosGulbis, Djokovic, Monfils, Nadal, Almagro, Ferrer, Federer, Gonzalez23y 6m 11d
181995AustralianMedvedev, Kafelnikov, Chang, Sampras, Eltingh, Courier, Agassi, Krickstein23y 7m 5d
191990US OpenSampras, Cherkasov, Agassi, Wheaton, Becker, Krickstein, Lendl, McEnroe23y 7m 7d
201985Roland GarrosEdberg, Jaite, Wilander, Leconte, Nystrom, Lendl, McEnroe, Connors23y 8m 0d
211984Roland GarrosWilander, Arias, Sundstrom, Noah, Lendl, Gomez, McEnroe, Connors23y 8m 9d
221983AustralianWilander, Masur, Mayotte, Lendl, Teltscher, McEnroe, Kriek, Smid23y 8m 17d
232008US Opendel Potro, Djokovic, Murray, Nadal, Muller, Roddick, Fish, Federer23y 8m 29d
241997AustralianMoya, Rios, Costa, Mantilla, Chang, Ivanisevic, Sampras, Muster23y 9m 19d
251977WimbledonMcEnroe, Martin, Borg, Gerulaitis, Bertram, Connors, Dent, Nastase23y 10m 0d
252000Roland GarrosFerrero, Safin, Kuerten, Norman, Squillari, Costa, Corretja, Kafelnikov23y 10m 0d
25 Oldest Slam QF 1968-2013
Rank Year Tournament Quarter-Finalists Average Age
11968Roland GarrosGonzales, Rosewall, Emerson, Gimeno, Laver, Tiriac, Jovanovic, Koch30y 10m 1d
21972AustralianRosewall, Anderson, Phillips-Moore, Newcombe, Crealy, Metreveli, Stone, Cooper30y 1m 15d
31970WimbledonRosewall, Emerson, Gimeno, Carmichael, Taylor, Graebner, Newcombe, Roche29y 10m 7d
42013Roland GarrosHaas, Federer, Ferrer, Robredo, Wawrinka, Tsonga, Nadal, Djokovic29y 9m 30d
51977Australian (D)Rosewall, Newcombe, Ruffels, Giltinan, Alexander, Drysdale, Gerulaitis, Lloyd29y 5m 19d
61969US OpenRosewall, Emerson, Laver, Stolle, Buchholz, Ashe, Newcombe, Roche29y 3m 18d
71971AustralianRosewall, Emerson, Drysdale, Riessen, Cox, Ashe, Okker, Lutz29y 3m 19d
81976AustralianRosewall, Newcombe, Crealy, Roche, Ruffels, Case, Edmondson, Drewett28y 5m 11d
91974WimbledonRosewall, Newcombe, Metreveli, Kodes, Smith, El Shafei, Stockton, Connors28y 4m 24d
101968US OpenGonzales, Rosewall, Drysdale, Ralston, Ashe, Graebner, Okker, Newcombe28y 3m 17d
112012WimbledonFederer, Ferrer, Youzhny, Mayer, Kohlschreiber, Tsonga, Murray, Djokovic28y 3m 5d
121978AustralianAshe, Roche, Alexander, Feigl, Vilas, Marks, Pfister, Kronk28y 2m 13d
131977Australian (J)Rosewall, Ashe, Dent, Alexander, Tanner, Case, Vilas, Edmondson28y 2m 4d
141974US OpenRosewall, Ashe, Newcombe, Metreveli, Smith, Tanner, Connors, Amritraj28y 0m 22d
151969Roland GarrosRosewall, Gimeno, Laver, Stolle, Okker, Newcombe, Roche, Franulovic28y 0m 11d
161973US OpenRosewall, Pilic, Newcombe, Kodes, Smith, Parun, Connors, Amritraj27y 11m 11d
172013AustralianFederer, Ferrer, Tsonga, Almagro, Berdych, Chardy, Murray, Djokovic27y 9m 5d
181971WimbledonRosewall, Laver, Newcombe, Dibley, Gorman, Smith, Richey, Parun27y 9m 5d
191973Roland GarrosPilic, Taylor, Okker, Gorman, Kodes, Nastase, Panatta, Bertolucci27y 7m 9d
201971US OpenRiessen, Froehling, Ashe, Graebner, Okker, Osborne, Kodes, Smith27y 5m 8d
212013WimbledonFerrer, Kubot, Verdasco, Berdych, Murray, Djokovic, Del Potro, Janowicz27y 5m 8d
221972US OpenStolle, McMillan, Ashe, Gorman, Nastase, Smith, Richey, Tanner27y 3m 21d
232009WimbledonHaas, Karlovic, Ferrero, Hewitt, Federer, Roddick, Murray, Djokovic27y 3m 13d
241999US OpenPioline, Agassi, Martin, Dosedel, Krajicek, Kafelnikov, Escude, Kuerten27y 2m 12d
251979WimbledonOkker, Panatta, Gullikson, Tanner, Connors, Dupre, Borg, Scanlon27y 1m 25d
25 Smallest Age Differences
Slam QFs 1968-2013 (* = older player)
Rank Year Tournament Winner Loser Age Difference
12003WimbledonMark PhilippoussisAlexander Popp*0y 0m 3d
22009US OpenJuan Martin del Potro*Marin Cilic0y 0m 5d
31984Roland GarrosIvan LendlAndres Gomez*0y 0m 9d
31987Roland GarrosIvan LendlAndres Gomez*0y 0m 9d
31984US OpenIvan LendlAndres Gomez*0y 0m 9d
31986Roland GarrosIvan LendlAndres Gomez*0y 0m 9d
71996AustralianMichael Chang*Mikael Tillstrom0y 0m 12d
81977Roland GarrosGuillermo VilasWojtek Fibak*0y 0m 14d
81988AustralianStefan Edberg*Andrei Chesnokov0y 0m 14d
102005Roland GarrosRoger FedererVictor Hanescu*0y 0m 18d
111988WimbledonStefan Edberg*Patrik Kuhnen0y 0m 23d
122013Roland GarrosDavid Ferrer*Tommy Robredo0y 0m 29d
131976Roland GarrosHarold SolomonGuillermo Vilas*0y 1m 0d
131980Roland GarrosHarold SolomonGuillermo Vilas*0y 1m 0d
151982WimbledonMark Edmondson*Vitas Gerulaitis0y 1m 2d
161979WimbledonRoscoe TannerTim Gullikson*0y 1m 7d
161999US OpenTodd Martin*Slava Dosedel0y 1m 6d
181993WimbledonJim CourierTodd Martin*0y 1m 9d
191973Roland GarrosTom Gorman*Jan Kodes0y 1m 10d
191980AustralianBrian TeacherPaul McNamee*0y 1m 11d
211982AustralianJohan Kriek*Drew Gitlin0y 1m 21d
221980WimbledonBjorn BorgGene Mayer*0y 1m 26d
231977WimbledonJimmy Connors*Byron Bertram0y 1m 27d
242000Roland GarrosFranco SquillariAlbert Costa*0y 1m 28d
251969AustralianRod Laver*Fred Stolle0y 1m 29d
252004US OpenJoachim Johansson*Andy Roddick0y 1m 29d
25 Largest Age Differences
Slam QFs 1968-2013 (* = older player)
Rank Year Tournament Winner Loser Age Difference
11976AustralianKen Rosewall*Brad Drewett23y 8m 17d
21977Australian (J)Ken Rosewall*Mark Edmondson19y 7m 22d
31973US OpenKen Rosewall*Vijay Amritraj19y 1m 12d
31974US OpenKen Rosewall*Vijay Amritraj19y 1m 12d
51988US OpenAndre AgassiJimmy Connors*17y 7m 27d
51989US OpenAndre AgassiJimmy Connors*17y 7m 27d
71977Australian (D)John AlexanderKen Rosewall*16y 8m 2d
81968US OpenTom OkkerPancho Gonzales*15y 9m 13d
91971Roland GarrosZeljko FranulovicIstvan Gulyas*15y 7m 30d
101987Roland GarrosBoris BeckerJimmy Connors*15y 2m 20d
111973WimbledonRoger Taylor*Bjorn Borg14y 7m 23d
121990WimbledonGoran IvanisevicKevin Curren*13y 6m 11d
131991US OpenJimmy Connors*Paul Haarhuis13y 5m 17d
141985Roland GarrosJimmy Connors*Stefan Edberg13y 4m 17d
151975WimbledonArthur Ashe*Bjorn Borg12y 10m 27d
161992AustralianWayne FerreiraJohn McEnroe*12y 6m 30d
171979WimbledonBjorn BorgTom Okker*12y 3m 15d
181971WimbledonKen Rosewall*Cliff Richey12y 1m 29d
191970US OpenKen Rosewall*Stan Smith12y 1m 12d
201973Roland GarrosNikola Pilic*Paolo Bertolucci11y 11m 7d
212003Roland GarrosGuillermo CoriaAndre Agassi*11y 8m 15d
212003US OpenAndre Agassi*Guillermo Coria11y 8m 15d
231984Roland GarrosJimmy Connors*Henrik Sundstrom11y 5m 27d
241990US OpenPete SamprasIvan Lendl*11y 5m 5d
252005AustralianRoger FedererAndre Agassi*11y 3m 10d
252004US OpenRoger FedererAndre Agassi*11y 3m 10d
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