In an atypical year in which only three of the four Grand Slams were held, six tennis players the three major tournaments were distributed at the female and male level. Novak Djokovic, Sofia Kenin, Naomi Osaka, Dominic Thiem, Iga Swiatek and Rafael Nadal were the ones who got the most important trophies of the circuit during the 2020.
In january Novak Djokovic and Sofia Kenin I know awarded he Australian Open in its masculine and feminine modality respectively. The Serbian, who had already won the tournament seven times, beat Jan-Lennard Struff, Tatsuma Ito, Yoshihito Nishioka, during the competition. Diego schwartzman, Milos Raonic, Roger Federer and Dominic Thiem in the final. On the side of Sofia Kenin, the American got rid of Martina Trevisan, Ann Li, Shuai Zhang. Cori gauff, Ons Jabeur, Ashleigh barty and Garbiñe Muguruza to be awarded the first Grand Slam of his career.
After the circuit was stopped due to the coronavirus pandemic, there were two Grand Slam that returned: US Open and Roland Garros. On the side of the American contest, it was Dominic Thiem who raised the trophy for first time in his career in a tournament that he had neither Roger Federer nor Rafael Nadal, in addition to the disqualification of Novak Djokovic for hitting a judge. The Austrian defeated Jaume Munar, Sumit Nagal, Marin Cilic, Felix Auger-Aliassime, Alex de Minaur, Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev in the deciding match. On the feminine side it was Naomi osaka who triumphed on American soil after defeating in the final Victoria Azarenka by 1-6, 6-3 and 6-3 and in this way win his third Grand Slam and his second US Open.
Finally, in Roland Garros, Rafael Nadal he became champion again in a tournament that has already been the most important tennis player in that tournament for years. After beating Egor Gerasimov, Mackenzie McDonald, Stefano Travaglia, Sebastian Korda, Jannik Sinner and Diego schwartzman, was measured in the final against Novak Djokovic. The Spanish beat the Serbian by 6-0, 6-2 and 7-5 and won his 13th Roland Garros in the last 15 years. In the female branch Iga Swiatek was the one who was crowned in Paris. The 19-year-old Polish woman raised her first Grand Slam in the French capital after beating several heavyweight rivals such as Simona Halep, Nadia Podoroska or Sofia Kenin.