2007 WTA Tour Championships – Singles

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2007 WTA Tour Championships
Champion   Belgium Justine Henin
Runner-up   Russia Maria Sharapova
Final score   5–7, 7–5, 6–3
Events
Singles   Doubles

Justine Henin was the defending champion, and regained her title by beating Russian Maria Sharapova.

Seeds[edit]

  1. Belgium Justine Henin (Champion)
  2. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova (Round Robin)
  3. Serbia Jelena Janković (Round Robin)
  4. Serbia Ana Ivanovic (Semifinals)
  5. United States Serena Williams (Round Robin, withdrew due to left patella femoral inflammation)
  6. Russia Maria Sharapova (Final)
  7. Russia Anna Chakvetadze (Semifinals)
  8. Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová (Round Robin)

Notes:

Alternates[edit]

  1. France Marion Bartoli (Replaced S.Williams) (Round Robin)
  2. Russia Elena Dementieva (not used)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

Semifinals Final
 
1  Belgium Justine Henin 6 6    
4  Serbia Ana Ivanovic 4 4    
  1  Belgium Justine Henin 5 7 6
  6  Russia Maria Sharapova 7 5 3
7  Russia Anna Chakvetadze 2 2  
6  Russia Maria Sharapova 6 6    

Yellow Group[edit]

  Belgium Henin Serbia Janković United States Williams1
France Bartoli
Russia Chakvetadze RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
1 Belgium Justine Henin 6–2, 6–2 6–0, 6–02
(w/ Bartoli)
6–1, 7–6(7–4) 3–0 6–0 37–11 1
3 Serbia Jelena Janković 2–6, 2–6 1–6, 0–1 ret.
(w/ Bartoli)
4–6, 6–0, 3–6 0–3 1–6 18–31 4
5
Alt
United States Serena Williams1
France Marion Bartoli
0–6, 0–6
(w/ Bartoli)
6–1, 1–0 ret.
(w/ Bartoli)
4–6, ret.
(w/ Williams)
0–1
1–1
0–2
2–2
4–6
7–13
5
3
7 Russia Anna Chakvetadze 1–6, 6–7(4–7) 6–4, 0–6, 6–3 6–4, ret.
(w/ Williams)
2–1 4–3 25–30 2

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.

1 Serena Williams withdrew from the tournament after her first match (left patella femoral inflammation).[1]

2 Bartoli's 6–0, 6–0 loss was the heaviest defeat in the tournament's history, and the only double bagel.

Red Group[edit]

  Russia Kuznetsova Serbia Ivanovic Russia Sharapova Slovakia Hantuchová RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
2 Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 1–6, 6–4, 5–7 7–5, 2–6, 2–6 6–7(7–9), 0–6 0–3 2–6 29–47 4
4 Serbia Ana Ivanovic 6–1, 4–6, 7–5 1–6, 2–6 6–2, 7–6(11–9) 2–1 4–3 33–32 2
6 Russia Maria Sharapova 5–7, 6–2, 6–2 6–1, 6–2 6–4, 7–5 3–0 6–1 44–23 1
8 Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová 7–6(9–7), 6–0 2–6, 6–7(9–11) 4–6, 5–7 1–2 2–4 30–32 3

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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Women's Tennis Association (2007-11-07). "Justine Reaches Semis; Injury Forces Serena Out". Women's Tennis Association. Retrieved 2001-11-07. 

External links[edit]