What is grand slam?

  • (noun): Winning all of the tricks in a hand of bridge.

Grand Slam

Grand slam is a term derived from the card game of bridge, referring to a contract to win all thirteen tricks.

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Laura Robson - Early Life and Junior Career
... Robson competed in her first junior grand slam at the Wimbledon girls' event, as an unseeded player ... Lertcheewakarn, whom she beat in straight sets to reach her second Grand Slam junior final ... she easily overcame American Ester Goldfeld to move through to her fourth Junior Grand Slam semi-final where she defeated Kristyna Plíšková of the Czech Republic ...
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ATP Rankings
18 if he did not qualify for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals) The four Grand Slam tournaments The eight mandatory ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournaments, The previous ... For every Grand Slam tournament or mandatory ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament for which a player is not in the main draw, and was not (and, in the case of a Grand ... Once a player is accepted in the main draw of a Grand Slam or ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament, his result in this tournament counts for his ranking, regardless of whether he participates ...

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