Kathy Jordan

Kathy Jordan ( born December 3, 1959 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania) is a former American tennis player.


Kathy Jordan was successful in her career, especially in the double and won 41 tournaments. Together with her ​​partner, Anne Smith could all Grand Slam title win in doubles. 1980 won both the French Open and Wimbledon Championships, in 1981 she won the Australian Open and the U.S. Open. Jordan won in 1985 along with Elizabeth Smylie again the doubles tournament at Wimbledon.

Your single tournament victory in the individual she won in 1982 in Boston. In 1983 she made ​​it to the finals of the Australian Open, where she defeated Martina Navratilova.

In mixed they won with Ken flat in 1986, both the French Open and Wimbledon.

From 1980-1985 Kathy Jordan played for the United States in the Federation Cup. 1980 and 1981 was her team win the Cup. Your personal balance sheet is at 6:3 victories in singles and 17-1 in doubles.


The tennis player Barbara Jordan is her sister.