1999 WTA Tour Championships – Singles

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1999 WTA Tour Championships
Champion   United States Lindsay Davenport
Runner-up   Switzerland Martina Hingis
Final score   6–4, 6–2
Events
Singles   Doubles

Martina Hingis was the defending champion, but lost in the final to Lindsay Davenport.

Seeds[edit]

  1. Switzerland Martina Hingis (Final)
  2. United States Lindsay Davenport (Champion)
  3. United States Venus Williams (Semifinals)
  4. United States Serena Williams (Withdrew, retired due to back injury during practice)
  5. France Mary Pierce (Quarterfinals)
  6. France Nathalie Tauziat (Semifinals)
  7. Austria Barbara Schett (Quarterfinals)
  8. France Julie Halard-Decugis (First Round)

Notes:

  • United States Monica Seles had qualified but pulled out due to right foot stress fracture

Alternates[edit]

  1. Russia Elena Likhovtseva (Replaced Serena Williams, defeated in First Round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

First Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals   Final
1  Switzerland Martina Hingis 77 77    
   France Sandrine Testud 65 65       1  Switzerland Martina Hingis 6 6    
   Russia Anna Kournikova 77 65 0   5  France Mary Pierce 1 2    
5  France Mary Pierce 63 77 6       1  Switzerland Martina Hingis 6 77    
3  United States Venus Williams 6 5 6       3  United States Venus Williams 4 62    
   Spain Conchita Martínez 2 7 4     3  United States Venus Williams 6 77  
   Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 1 4     7  Austria Barbara Schett 4 64    
7  Austria Barbara Schett 6 6         1  Switzerland Martina Hingis 4 2  
6  France Nathalie Tauziat 6 78         2  United States Lindsay Davenport 6 6  
   South Africa Amanda Coetzer 3 66       6  France Nathalie Tauziat 6 6    
   Belgium Dominique Van Roost 6 6        Belgium Dominique Van Roost 3 2    
Alt  Russia Elena Likhovtseva 2 3         6  France Nathalie Tauziat 63 0  
8  France Julie Halard-Decugis 1 2         2  United States Lindsay Davenport 77 6    
   Germany Anke Huber 6 6          Germany Anke Huber 3 1  
   France Amélie Mauresmo 6 3 2   2  United States Lindsay Davenport 6 6    
2  United States Lindsay Davenport 3 6 6  

See also[edit]