2005 WTA Tour Championships – Singles

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2005 WTA Tour Championships
Champion   France Amélie Mauresmo
Runner-up   France Mary Pierce
Final score   5–7, 7–6, 6–4
Events
Singles   Doubles

Maria Sharapova was the defending champion, but lost in the semifinals to Amélie Mauresmo.

Seeds[edit]

  1. (1) United States Lindsay Davenport (Semifinals)
  2. (2) Belgium Kim Clijsters (Round Robin)
  3. (3) Russia Maria Sharapova (Semifinals)
  4. (4) France Amélie Mauresmo (Champion)
  5. (5) France Mary Pierce (Final)
  6. (8) Switzerland Patty Schnyder (Round Robin)
  7. (9) Russia Nadia Petrova (Round Robin)
  8. (10) Russia Elena Dementieva (Round Robin)

Note:

Alternates[edit]

  1. United States Venus Williams (not used)
  2. France Nathalie Dechy (not used)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

  Semifinals Final
                         
  5  France Mary Pierce 77 78    
1  United States Lindsay Davenport 65 66    
  5  France Mary Pierce 7 63 4
  4  France Amélie Mauresmo 5 77 6
3  Russia Maria Sharapova 61 3  
  4  France Amélie Mauresmo 77 6    

Black Group[edit]

  Belgium Clijsters France Mauresmo France Pierce Russia Dementieva RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
2 Belgium Kim Clijsters 3–6, 6–7(4) 1–6, 6–4, 6–7(2) 6–2, 6–3 1–2 3–4 3
4 France Amélie Mauresmo 6–3, 7–6(4) 6–2, 4–6, 2–6 6–2, 6–3 2–1 5–2 2
5 France Mary Pierce 6–1, 4–6, 7–6(2) 2–6, 6–4, 6–2 6–2, 6–3 3–0 6–2 1
8 Russia Elena Dementieva 2–6, 3–6 2–6, 3–6 2–6, 3–6 0–3 0–6 4

Standings are determined by: 1) Number of wins; 2) Number of matches; 3) In two-players-ties, head-to-head records; 4) In three-players-ties, percentage of sets won, or of games won; 5) Steering Committee decision.

Green Group[edit]

  United States Davenport Russia Sharapova Switzerland Schnyder Russia Petrova RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
1 United States Lindsay Davenport 3-6, 7-5, 4-6 6-3, 7-5 6-2, 7-6(1) 2–1 5–2 2
3 Russia Maria Sharapova 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 1-6, 2-6 2–1 4–4 1
6 Switzerland Patty Schnyder 3-6, 5-7 1-6, 6-3, 3-6 6-0, 5-7, 6-4 1–2 3–5 3
7 Russia Nadia Petrova 2-6, 6-7(1) 6-1, 6-2 0-6, 7-5, 4-6 1–2 3–4 4

Standings are determined by: 1) Number of wins; 2) Number of matches; 3) In two-players-ties, head-to-head records; 4) In three-players-ties, percentage of sets won, or of games won; 5) Steering Committee decision.

See also[edit]