Defeated #1 Seed or Defending Champion at a
Slam (
or both) - Open Era
PlayerBeat Defending Champ
Andre Agassi 6 --- AO 2, RG 2, US 2
Pete Sampras 6 --- AO 1, WM 2, US 3
Mats Wilander 5 --- AO 2, RG 2, US 1
John McEnroe 4 --- AO 1, WM 1, US 2
Novak Djokovic 4 --- AO 2, WM 1, US 1
Marat Safin 3 --- AO 2, RG 1
Ken Rosewall 3 --- AO 2, US 1
Boris Becker 3 --- AO 1, WM 2
Michael Chang 2 --- AO 1, RG 1
Karol Kucera 2 --- AO 1, RG 1
Stefan Edberg 2 --- AO 1, WM 1
Andy Murray 2 --- AO 1, US 1
Stanislas Wawrinka 2 --- AO 1, US 1
Andrei Chesnokov 2 --- RG 2
Robin Soderling 2 --- RG
Michael Stich 2 --- RG 1, WM 1
Bjorn Borg 2 --- RG 1, US 1
Rod Laver 2 --- RG 1, US 1
Guillermo Vilas 2 --- RG 1, US 1
Kevin Curren 2 --- WM 2
Jimmy Connors 2 --- WM 2
Roger Federer 2 --- WM 2
Arthur Ashe 2 --- WM 1, US 1
Ivan Lendl 2 --- US 2
Karl Meiler 1 --- AO
Ross Case 1 --- AO
John Newcombe 1 --- AO
Mark Edmondson 1 --- AO
Chris Lewis 1 --- AO
Kim Warwick 1 --- AO
Ramesh Krishnan 1 --- AO
Carlos Moya 1 --- AO
Todd Martin 1 --- AO
Andy Roddick 1 --- AO
Patrick Proisy 1 --- RG
Harold Solomon 1 --- RG
Adriano Panatta 1 --- RG
Raul Ramirez 1 --- RG
Yannick Noah 1 --- RG
Jonas Svensson 1 --- RG
Sergi Bruguera 1 --- RG
Gustavo Kuerten 1 --- RG
Albert Costa 1 --- RG
Juan Carlos Ferrero 1 --- RG
Igor Andreev 1 --- RG
David Ferrer 1 --- RG
Roger Taylor 1 --- WM
Vitas Gerulaitis 1 --- WM
Peter Doohan 1 --- WM
Richard Krajicek 1 --- WM
Tim Henman 1 --- WM
Ivo Karlovic 1 --- WM
Rafael Nadal 1 --- WM
Tomas Berdych 1 --- WM
Sergiy Stakhovsky 1 --- WM
Dennis Ralston 1 --- US
Andrew Pattison 1 --- US
Manuel Orantes 1 --- US
Butch Walts 1 --- US
Jim Courier 1 --- US
Karel Novacek 1 --- US
Jaime Yzaga 1 --- US
Petr Korda 1 --- US
Cedric Pioline 1 --- US
Arnaud Clement 1 --- US
Joachim Johansson 1 --- US
Juan Martin Del Potro 1 --- US
Defeated three Def. Champs, same year

Novak Djokovic  2011
d. Roger Federer, Australian Open SF
d. Rafael Nadal, Wimbledon F
d. Rafael Nadal, US Open F


Defeated two Def. Champs, same year

Rod Laver  1969
d. Ken Rosewal, Roland Garros F
d. Arthur Ashe, US Open SF


Mats Wilander  1988
d. Stefan Edberg, Australian Open SF
d. Ivan Lendl, US Open F


Andre Agassi  1990
d. Michael Chang, Roland Garros QF
d. Boris Becker, US Open SF