Jim Courier

August 17, 1970
Place of Birth:
Sanford, Florida
United States
United States
Induction Category:
Recent Player
Year of Induction:
Highest Ranking
World Singles Ranking: 1

Jim Courier’s grit and single-mindedness were the twin motors of an immensely successful career. The industrious American was an unflagging competitor who garnered four Grand Slam singles championships during a brilliant career. The big hitting baseliner with the crackling, inside-out forehand and baseball-like two-handed backhand finished 1992 as the No. 1 ranked player in the world. In 1992 and 1995 he played for the championship American Davis Cup teams. The ultimate professional, he knew what he wanted and how to go about accomplishing it.

Grand Slam Record

Australian Open

  • Singles Champion 1992-93

French Open

  • Singles Champion 1991-92


  • Singles Finalist 1993

US Open

  • Singles Finalist 1991

Career Achievements

  • Davis Cup Team Member 1991-92, 1994-95, 1997-99