China’s Zhang Shuai and Samantha Stosur of Australia celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating US pair Coco Gauff and Catherine McNally in the 2021 US Open women’s doubles final. Photo: AFP China’s Zhang Shuai and Samantha Stosur of Australia celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating US pair Coco Gauff and Catherine McNally in the 2021 US Open women’s doubles final. Photo: AFP
China’s Zhang Shuai and Samantha Stosur of Australia celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating US pair Coco Gauff and Catherine McNally in the 2021 US Open women’s doubles final. Photo: AFP

Zhang Shuai’s US Open doubles win completes Chinese ‘golden slam’ in tennis

  • Chinese players have now won at least one title at every major, as well as Olympics gold, after women’s doubles triumph in New York
  • It has taken 15 years since first doubles success at Australian Open and Wimbledon, with Li Na’s French Open win a highlight

Topic |   US Open (tennis)
China’s Zhang Shuai and Samantha Stosur of Australia celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating US pair Coco Gauff and Catherine McNally in the 2021 US Open women’s doubles final. Photo: AFP China’s Zhang Shuai and Samantha Stosur of Australia celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating US pair Coco Gauff and Catherine McNally in the 2021 US Open women’s doubles final. Photo: AFP
China’s Zhang Shuai and Samantha Stosur of Australia celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating US pair Coco Gauff and Catherine McNally in the 2021 US Open women’s doubles final. Photo: AFP
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