Men's Tennis:
Players with the Most Grand Slam Finals Played

List of tennis players who reached the men's Grand Slam singles finals, from those who made the most finals to those who played in at least one.

Who played the most men's single Grand Slam finals? Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer reached 31 finals each.

In the rich history of tennis, 477 men's finals were played in Grand Slam tournaments (Australia Open, French Open, US Open and Wimbledon). And from the 272 players that made those finals, 124 players did it once, 58 reached there 5 or more times and just 23 played 10 or more finals.

Note: The French Open is considered a Grand Slam tournament only since 1925

More about Finals:
Men: Played - Won - Lost - Winning %
Women: Played - Won - Lost - Winning %

Men's Tennis: Players with the Most Grand Slam Finals Played - Singles

Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
1. Novak Djokovic31201164.5%
Roger Federer31201164.5%
3. Rafael Nadal3022873.3%
4. Ivan Lendl1981142.1%
5. Pete Sampras1814477.8%
6. Rod Laver1711664.7%
7. Björn Borg1611568.8%
Ken Rosewall168850.0%
9. Roy Emerson1512380.0%
Bill Tilden1510566.7%
Andre Agassi158753.3%
Jimmy Connors158753.3%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
13. Jack Crawford126650.0%
14. John McEnroe117463.6%
Mats Wilander117463.6%
Stefan Edberg116554.6%
Andy Murray113827.3%
18. Fred Perry108280.0%
Henri Cochet107370.0%
René Lacoste107370.0%
John Newcombe107370.0%
Boris Becker106460.0%
Jean Borotra104640.0%
24. William Larned97277.8%
Bill Johnston93633.3%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
26. William Renshaw87187.5%
Frank Sedgman85362.5%
Guillermo Vilas84450.0%
Jaroslav Drobný83537.5%
Arthur Gore83537.5%
John Bromwich82625.0%
Fred Stolle82625.0%
33. Richard Sears77-100%
Don Budge76185.7%
Laurence Doherty76185.7%
Anthony Wilding76185.7%
Jim Courier74357.1%
Arthur Ashe73442.9%
Neale Fraser73442.9%
Gerald Patterson73442.9%
Gottfried von Cramm72528.6%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
42. Ashley Cooper64266.7%
Reginald Doherty64266.7%
Lew Hoad64266.7%
Frank Parker64266.7%
Wilfred Baddeley63350.0%
Maurice McLoughlin62433.3%
Herbert Lawford61516.7%
Tony Roche61516.7%
50. Tony Trabert55-100%
Robert Wrenn54180.0%
Norman Brookes53260.0%
Jan Kodeš53260.0%
Bobby Riggs53260.0%
Ilie Nastase52340.0%
Vic Seixas52340.0%
Ernest Renshaw51420.0%
Andy Roddick51420.0%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
59. Manuel Santana44-100%
Jack Kramer43175.0%
Adrian Quist43175.0%
Ellsworth Vines43175.0%
Stan Wawrinka43175.0%
Lleyton Hewitt42250.0%
Nicola Pietrangeli42250.0%
Joshua Pim42250.0%
Patrick Rafter42250.0%
Marat Safin42250.0%
Henry Slocum42250.0%
Malcolm Anderson41325.0%
Michael Chang41325.0%
Frederick Hovey41325.0%
Goran Ivanišević41325.0%
Ken McGregor41325.0%
Daniil Medvedev41325.0%
Horace Rice41325.0%
Dominic Thiem41325.0%
Beals Wright41325.0%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
79. James Anderson33-100%
Oliver Campbell33-100%
Gustavo Kuerten33-100%
Malcolm Whitman33-100%
Sergi Bruguera32166.7%
John Hartley32166.7%
Yevgeny Kafelnikov32166.7%
Richard Norris Williams32166.7%
Alex Olmedo32166.7%
Budge Patty32166.7%
Mervyn Rose32166.7%
Ted Schroeder32166.7%
Stan Smith32166.7%
Wilmer Allison31233.3%
Pat Cash31233.3%
Marin Cilić31233.3%
William Clothier31233.3%
Sven Davidson31233.3%
Juan Carlos Ferrero31233.3%
Vitas Gerulaitis31233.3%
Michael Stich31233.3%
Bunny Austin3-30%
Harry Hopman3-30%
Frank Hunter3-30%
Frank Riseley3-30%
Eric Sturgess3-30%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
105. Pancho Gonzales22-100%
Rodney Heath22-100%
Johan Kriek22-100%
Don McNeill22-100%
Robert Lindley Murray22-100%
Pat O'Hara Wood22-100%
Dick Savitt22-100%
Juan Martín del Potro21150.0%
Andrés Gimeno21150.0%
Spencer Gore21150.0%
John Hawkes21150.0%
Petr Korda21150.0%
Arthur Larsen21150.0%
Harold Mahony21150.0%
Chuck McKinley21150.0%
Carlos Moyá21150.0%
Manuel Orantes21150.0%
Dinny Pails21150.0%
Ernie Parker21150.0%
Roscoe Tanner21150.0%
Holcombe Ward21150.0%
Sidney Wood21150.0%
Kevin Anderson2-20%
Luis Ayala2-20%
Tom Brown2-20%
Àlex Corretja2-20%
Kevin Curren2-20%
Steve Denton2-20%
Wilberforce Eaves2-20%
Herbert Flam2-20%
Rex Hartwig2-20%
Wallace Johnson2-20%
Todd Martin2-20%
Miloslav Mečíř2-20%
Kurt Nielsen2-20%
Harry Parker2-20%
Mark Philippoussis2-20%
Cédric Pioline2-20%
Herbert Roper Barrett2-20%
Richard Schlesinger2-20%
Frank Shields2-20%
Robin Söderling2-20%
Bill Talbert2-20%
Howard Taylor2-20%
Players
Finals Played
Finals Won
Finals Lost
Winning Percentage
149. Fred Alexander11-100%
József Asbóth11-100%
Marcel Bernard11-100%
William Bowrey11-100%
James Cecil Parke11-100%
Albert Costa11-100%
John Doeg11-100%
Mark Edmondson11-100%
Bob Falkenburg11-100%
Gastón Gaudio11-100%
Rhys Gemmell11-100%
Andrés Gómez11-100%
Colin Gregory11-100%
Frank Hadow11-100%
Willoughby Hamilton11-100%
Henner Henkel11-100%
Joseph Hunt11-100%
Thomas Johansson11-100%
Algernon Kingscote11-100%
Richard Krajicek11-100%
Gordon Lowe11-100%
Vivian McGrath11-100%
Edgar Moon11-100%
Thomas Muster11-100%
Yannick Noah11-100%
Arthur O'Hara Wood11-100%
Rafael Osuna11-100%
Adriano Panatta11-100%
Yvon Petra11-100%
Brian Teacher11-100%
Marcos Baghdatis1-10%
Alfred Beamish1-10%
Alberto Berasategui1-10%
Tomáš Berdych1-10%
Matteo Berrettini1-10%
Christian Boussus1-10%
Godfrey Brinley1-10%
Geoff Brown1-10%
Tom Bundy1-10%
Wilhelm Bungert1-10%
Clarence Clark1-10%
Arnaud Clément1-10%
Elwood Cooke1-10%
Guillermo Coria1-10%
Dick Crealy1-10%
Jack Cummings1-10%
Albert Curtis1-10%
Pierre Darmon1-10%
Dwight Davis1-10%
Giorgio de Stefani1-10%
Phil Dent1-10%
Cliff Drysdale1-10%
Alfred Dunlop1-10%
James Dwight1-10%
Thomas Enqvist1-10%
David Ferrer1-10%
Francis Fisher1-10%
Ken Fletcher1-10%
Željko Franulović1-10%
Frank Froehling1-10%
Juan Gisbert1-10%
Keith Gledhill1-10%
William Glyn1-10%
Fernando González1-10%
Manliffe Goodbody1-10%
Brian Gottfried1-10%
Clark Graebner1-10%
István Gulyás1-10%
Alf Hedeman1-10%
Clarence Hobart1-10%
Howard Kinsey1-10%
Frank Kovacs1-10%
Henri Leconte1-10%
Robert LeRoy1-10%
Chris Lewis1-10%
Robert Livingston Beeckman1-10%
John Lloyd1-10%
George Lott1-10%
Randolph Lycett1-10%
Gene Mako1-10%
John Marks1-10%
William Marshall1-10%
Andrei Medvedev1-10%
Roderich Menzel1-10%
Alex Metreveli1-10%
Martin Mulligan1-10%
Gardnar Mulloy1-10%
David Nalbandian1-10%
Nathaniel Niles1-10%
Kei Nishikori1-10%
Magnus Norman1-10%
Brian Norton1-10%
Tom Okker1-10%
Jahial Parmly Paret1-10%
Onny Parun1-10%
Víctor Pecci1-10%
Mikael Pernfors1-10%
Nikola Pilić1-10%
Eric Pockley1-10%
Patrick Proisy1-10%
Mariano Puerta1-10%
Dennis Ralston1-10%
Milos Raonic1-10%
Marcelo Ríos1-10%
Major Ritchie1-10%
Greg Rusedski1-10%
Casper Ruud1-10%
John Sadri1-10%
Rainer Schüttler1-10%
Quincy Shaw1-10%
Sidney Smith1-10%
Harold Solomon1-10%
Bert St. John1-10%
Vere St. Leger Goold1-10%
Ronald Thomas1-10%
Stefanos Tsitsipas1-10%
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga1-10%
Welby Van Horn1-10%
Martin Verkerk1-10%
Ian Vermaak1-10%
Kim Warwick1-10%
MaliVai Washington1-10%
James Willard1-10%
Alexander Zverev1-10%