Answer (1 of 5): Not Wimbledon To quote wikipedia: The furthest that any qualifier has progressed in a Singles tournament is the semi-final round: John McEnroe in 1977 (Gentlemen's Singles), Vladimir Voltchkov in 2000 (Gentlemen's Singles), and Alexandra Stevenson in 1999 (Ladies' Singles).
Emma Raducanu Becomes the First Qualifier in History to Reach a Grand Slam Final. By: Ryan Schick | September 9, 2021. September 9, 2021. With her dominant straight-set victory over Maria Sakkari, Emma Raducanu set up an all-teenage final at the US Open.
Emma Raducanu has written her name in the history books by winning the US Open 2021. The 18-year-old defeated Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3 in straight sets, becoming the first qualifier to secure a Grand Slam crown.
Stat of the Day: Emma Raducanu becomes first qualifier to reach a Grand Slam final in Open Era And not just the first female qualifier, either—the first qualifier, male OR female. By Baseline Staff
Raducanu became the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam, also doing so in just the second Grand Slam tournament of her career. With the victory, Raducanu became the first British woman to win a ...
By Sporting Life. 23:46 · FRI September 10, 2021. British teenage sensation Emma Raducanu has become the first qualifier in tennis history to reach a Grand Slam final. The 18-year-old upset the ...
There are 3 ways players can qualify: 1) rank among the top 104 players who sign up for the Grand Slam; 2) win 3 rounds in the qualifying; and 3) receive a wild card. A total of 128 players get to play in the main draw of each Grand Slam: 104 through ranking, 16 through qualifying, and 8 through wild cards.
No qualifier to one of the four major championships singles main draw has ever won that year's tournament. The farthest a qualifier has reached at a major is the semifinals with John McEnroe reaching the 1977 Wimbledon Semifinals as a qualifier. Other qualifiers to reach grand slam semifinals are Filip Dewulf at the 1997 French Open and Vladimir Voltchkov at the 2000 Wimbledon Championships.