1972 Australian Open – Women's Singles

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1972 Australian Open
Champion   United Kingdom Virginia Wade
Runner-up   Australia Evonne Goolagong
Final score   6–4, 6–4
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    mixed
WC Singles    men    women    quad
WC Doubles    men    women    quad
Australian Open
 < 1971 1973 > 

Margaret Court was the defending champion but did not compete that year.

Virginia Wade won in the final 6–4, 6–4 against Evonne Goolagong.

Seeds[edit]

A champion seed is indicated in bold text while text in italics indicates the round in which that seed was eliminated.

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1  Australia Evonne Goolagong 6 3 6  
8  Australia Barbara Hawcroft 1 6 1  
  1  Australia Evonne Goolagong 6 7    
  4  Australia Helen Gourlay 2 6    
4  Australia Helen Gourlay 6 6  
  5  Soviet Union Olga Morozova 1 2    
    1  Australia Evonne Goolagong 4 4  
  2  United Kingdom Virginia Wade 6 6  
  6  Australia Kerry Harris 6 7    
3  France Gail Chanfreau 3 6    
  6  Australia Kerry Harris 6 6 0
  2  United Kingdom Virginia Wade 7 2 6  
   Australia Patricia Coleman 2 2  
  2  United Kingdom Virginia Wade 6 6    

Section 1[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
1  Australia E Goolagong 6 6    
   Australia H Worland 0 1       1  Australia E Goolagong 6 6    
   Australia J Whyte 6 6        Australia J Whyte 3 1    
   Australia A Coleman 4 2         1  Australia E Goolagong 6 3 6  
   United States M Schallau 6 6         8  Australia B Hawcroft 1 6 1  
   Australia K Wilkinson 1 2          United States M Schallau 7 5 3
   Australia D James 5 1     8  Australia B Hawcroft 5 7 6  
8  Australia B Hawcroft 7 6         1  Australia E Goolagong 6 7  
4  Australia H Gourlay 6 6         4  Australia H Gourlay 2 6  
   Australia P Billing 1 2       4  Australia H Gourlay 6 7    
   Australia M Morgan 4 2        Australia M Tesch 3 6    
   Australia M Tesch 6 6         4  Australia H Gourlay 6 6  
   Australia R Knobel 2 4         5  Soviet Union O Morozova 1 2    
   Australia S Irvine 6 6          Australia S Irvine 5 6 1
   Australia K Williams 0 1     5  Soviet Union O Morozova 7 4 6  
5  Soviet Union O Morozova 6 6    

Section 2[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
6  Australia K Harris 6 6    
   Australia C Matison 3 2       6  Australia K Harris 6 7    
   Australia S Hole 0 4        Australia W Turnbull 1 6    
   Australia W Turnbull 6 6         6  Australia K Harris 6 7    
   Australia J Young 6 6         3  France G Chanfreau 3 6    
   United States A Lebedeff 0 1          Australia J Young 5 6 1
   Australia B Dart 2 1     3  France G Chanfreau 7 4 6  
3  France G Chanfreau 6 6         6  Australia K Harris 6 6 0
7  Australia K Krantzcke 6 6         2  United Kingdom V Wade 7 2 6
   Australia P Whytcross 2 0       7  Australia K Krantzcke 6 7 1  
   Australia P Coleman 6 6        Australia P Coleman 7 5 6  
   Australia M Pratt 3 3            Australia P Coleman 2 2  
   Australia J Harris 6 5 6       2  United Kingdom V Wade 6 6    
   Australia P King 3 7 1        Australia J Harris 1 0  
   Australia C Norquay 3 1        United Kingdom V Wade 6 6    
2  United Kingdom V Wade 6 6    

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