1973 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1973 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   United States Billie Jean King
Runner-up   United States Chris Evert
Final score   6-0, 7-5
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1972 1974 > 

Billie Jean King defeated Chris Evert 6–0, 7–5 in the final to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1973 Wimbledon Championships.

Seeds[edit]

The seeded players are listed below. Billie Jean King is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Australia Margaret Court (Semifinalist)
  2. United States Billie Jean King (Champion)
  3. Australia Evonne Goolagong (Semifinalist)
  4. United States Chris Evert (Finalist)
  5. United States Rosie Casals (Quarterfinalist)
  6. United Kingdom Virginia Wade (Quarterfinalist)
  7. Australia Kerry Melville (Quarterfinalist)
  8. Soviet Union Olga Morozova (Quarterfinalist)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Finals[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1  Australia Margaret Court 4 6 6  
8  Soviet Union Olga Morozova 6 4 1  
  1  Australia Margaret Court 1 6 1  
  4  United States Chris Evert 6 1 6  
4  United States Chris Evert 6 4 6
  5  United States Rosie Casals 2 6 2  
    4  United States Chris Evert 0 5  
  2  United States Billie Jean King 6 7  
  6  United Kingdom Virginia Wade 3 3    
3  Australia Evonne Goolagong 6 6    
  3  Australia Evonne Goolagong 3 7 3
  2  United States Billie Jean King 6 5 6  
7  Australia Kerry Melville 8 6  
  2  United States Billie Jean King 9 8    

Earlier rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    1  Australia Court 6 6    
     Australia Krantzcke 2 3    
      1  Australia Court 6 6    
       United States Latham 2 3    
     United States Latham 6 6  
     New Zealand Pryde 1 1    
      1  Australia Court 6 6  
       United Kingdom Coles 1 4  
     United Kingdom Coles 6 6    
     United Kingdom Fayter 3 3    
       United Kingdom Coles 6 6  
       United Kingdom Moor 2 1    
     United Kingdom Moor 3 6 7
     Indonesia Kaligis 6 0 5  
 

Section 2[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    8  Soviet Union Morozova 7 6    
     Australia Coleman 5 2    
      8  Soviet Union Morozova 7 6    
       United Kingdom Williams 5 3    
     United Kingdom Joyce Williams (tennis) 6 9  
     Argentina Giscafré 4 8    
      8  Soviet Union Morozova 7 6  
       Sweden Bentzer 5 1  
     Netherlands Walhof 7 1    
     United States Newberry 9 6    
       United States Newberry 1 6 3
       Sweden Bentzer 6 4 6  
     United Kingdom Charles 4 2  
     Sweden Bentzer 6 6    
 

Section 3[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
4  United States Evert 6 6    
 Uruguay Bonicelli 3 3       4  United States Evert 6 6    
 Romania Gohn 6 6      Romania Gohn 0 1    
 West Germany Tomanová 4 0         4  United States Evert 6 6    
 United States Heldman 6 8          United States Heldman 3 1    
 United Kingdom Shaw 1 6        United States Heldman 6 6  
 Netherlands Schaar 6 6      Netherlands Schaar 2 1    
 Czechoslovakia Neumanova 3 3         4  United States Evert 6 3 8
 United Kingdom Barker 6 6          Australia Young 3 6 6
 Indonesia Sugiarto 0 4        United Kingdom Barker 6 4 3  
 United Kingdom Blachford 6 2 6    United Kingdom Blachford 3 6 6  
 United Kingdom Brasher 0 6 2        United Kingdom Blachford 5 6 0
 United States Redondo 6 2 6        Australia Young 7 4 6  
 West Germany Ebbinghaus 1 6 2      United States Redondo 3 1  
 Australia Young 6 7      Australia Young 6 6    
 United Kingdom Burton 4 5    

Section 4[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
5  United States Casals 6 6    
 South Africa Kirk 0 1       5  United States Casals 6 6    
 United Kingdom Mappin 6 6      United Kingdom Mappin 3 4    
 South Africa Rossouw 4 3         5  United States Casals 7 7    
 United States Fretz 6 6          United States Fretz 5 5    
 United Kingdom Mottram 1 3        United States Fretz 6 6  
 Canada Berner 6 6      Canada Berner 4 3    
 Romania Simionescu 4 2         5  United States Casals 6 6  
 United States Ziegenfuss 6 8 6        United States Kemmer 3 3  
 Belgium Gurdal 2 9 3      United States Ziegenfuss 6 2 6  
 United States Fleming 6 8      United States Fleming 4 6 3  
 United States Tenney 0 6          United States Ziegenfuss 9 4 3
 United States Kemmer 6 6          United States Kemmer 8 6 6  
 Australia Gourlay 1 3        United States Kemmer 7 6  
 South Africa Boshoff 9 6      South Africa Boshoff 5 4    
 United States Anthony 8 4    

Section 5[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 France Dürr 6 6    
 United Kingdom Colman 3 0        France Dürr 6 6    
 Czechoslovakia Vopickova 6 1 8    Czechoslovakia Vopickova 2 1    
 United Kingdom Molesworth 3 6 6        France Dürr 6 2 6  
 Soviet Union Kroschina 6 6          Soviet Union Kroschina 4 6 0  
 United States Dixon 3 4        Soviet Union Kroschina 3 6 6
 Sweden Wikstedt 6 8 9    Sweden Wikstedt 6 0 2  
 United Kingdom Coe 0 9 7        France Dürr 6 3 5
 Japan Sawamatsu 6 6         6  United Kingdom Wade 4 6 7
 Austria Pachta 2 2        Japan Sawamatsu 7 5 5  
 United States Teeguarden 6 6      United States Teeguarden 5 7 7  
 France De Roubin 4 2          United States Teeguarden 2 3  
 United States Bostrom 6 7         6  United Kingdom Wade 6 6    
 United States Pigeon 3 5        United States Bostrom 5 2  
6  United Kingdom Wade 3 6 6   6  United Kingdom Wade 7 6    
 Australia Fromholtz 6 2 1  

Section 6[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 France Fuchs 1 6 6  
 United States Tuero 6 3 2      France Fuchs 3 2    
 United States Hogan 7 6 6    United States Hogan 6 6    
 Australia Doerner 9 4 4        United States Hogan 6 6    
 Czechoslovakia Navratilova 6 6          Czechoslovakia Navratilova 4 4    
 United Kingdom Janes 1 4        Czechoslovakia Navratilova 8 6  
 United States Du Pont 6 6      United States Du Pont 6 4    
 Japan Goto 2 2          United States Hogan 0 1  
 Colombia Fernández-De Soto 7 6 6       3  Australia Goolagong 6 6  
 United States Walsh 9 2 4      Colombia Fernández-De Soto 3 3    
 Australia Turnbull 4 6 6    Australia Turnbull 6 6    
 Canada Tindle 6 1 4        Australia Turnbull 4 1  
 United Kingdom Cooper 6 6         3  Australia Goolagong 6 6    
 United States Downs 0 4        United Kingdom Cooper 3 1  
3  Australia Goolagong 6 6     3  Australia Goolagong 6 6    
 Netherlands Stöve 3 3    

Section 7[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
     Sweden Sandberg 6 4 7  
     United Kingdom Beaven 2 6 5  
       Sweden Sandberg 1 0    
       United States Michel 6 6    
     United States Stap 4 4  
     United States Michel 6 6    
       United States Michel 2 6 4
      7  Australia Melville 6 3 6
     United States Overton 2 7 2  
     South Africa Walkden 6 5 6  
       South Africa Walkden 1 1  
      7  Australia Melville 6 6    
     South Africa Kloss 1 4  
    7  Australia Melville 6 6    
 

Section 8[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
     Australia Gilchrist-Paish 3 2    
     Australia Hunt 6 6    
       Australia Hunt 6 6    
       United States Schallau 2 3    
     United States Kiyomura 6 2 4
     United States Schallau 1 6 6  
       Australia Hunt 4 7 0
      2  United States King 6 5 6
     Australia Harris 6 6    
     Romania Ruzici 1 3    
       Australia Harris 2 3  
      2  United States King 6 6    
     Italy Bassi 0 2  
    2  United States King 6 6    
 

External links[edit]