|Full name||Renée Schuurman Haygarth|
|ITF name||Renee Schuurman|
26 October 1939|
Durban, South Africa
Howick, South Africa
|Highest ranking||No. 8 (1963)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||F (1959)|
|French Open||SF (1962)|
|US Open||3R (1962)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||W (1959)|
|French Open||W (1959, 1961, 1962, 1963)|
|Wimbledon||F (1960, 1962)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Australian Open||F (1959)|
|French Open||W (1962)|
Haygarth teamed with fellow South African Sandra Reynolds Price to win four Grand Slam women's doubles titles. They won the 1959 Australian Championships and the 1959, 1961, and 1962 French Championships. In addition, they were the runners-up at Wimbledon in 1960 and 1962. Haygarth won her other Grand Slam women's doubles title with Ann Haydon-Jones at the 1963 French Championships. They defeated Margaret Court and Robyn Ebbern in the final.
Haygarth and Bob Howe teamed to win the mixed doubles title at the 1962 French Championships. She and Rod Laver were twice the runners-up in Grand Slam mixed doubles tournaments, at the 1959 Australian and French Championships. Her best Grand Slam singles result was when she reached the final at the 1959 Australian Championships, losing to Mary Carter Reitano 6–2, 6–3. Haygarth won the German Championships in 1963, defeating Lesley Turner Bowrey in the final.
According to Lance Tingay of The Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail, Haygarth was ranked in the world top ten from 1960 through 1963, reaching a career high of World No. 8 in those rankings in 1963.
Grand Slam finals
- Runner-up (1)
|1959||Australian Championships||Mary Carter Reitano||2–6, 3–6|
- Titles (5)
|1959||Australian Championships||Sandra Reynolds|| Lorraine Coghlan Robinson
Mary Carter Reitano
|1959||French Championships||Sandra Reynolds|| Yola Ramírez
|2–6, 6–0, 6–1|
|1961||French Championships||Sandra Reynolds|| Maria Bueno
|1962||French Championships||Sandra Reynolds|| Justina Bricka
|1963||French Championships||Ann Haydon-Jones|| Robyn Ebbern
- Titles (1)
|1962||French Championships||Robert Howe|| Lesley Turner Bowrey
|3–6, 6–4, 6–4|
- Runner-up (2)
|1959||Australian Championships||Rod Laver|| Sandra Reynolds
|6–4, 11–13, 1–6|
|1959||French Championships||Rod Laver|| Billy Knight
Grand Slam singles tournament timeline
|Australian Championships||A||A||A||A||F||A||A||A||A||A||0 / 1|
|French Championships||A||A||1R||2R||3R||QF||4R||SF||3R||A||0 / 7|
|Wimbledon||1R||A||2R||2R||1R||QF||SF||QF||QF||2R||0 / 9|
|U.S. Championships||A||A||A||A||2R||A||A||3R||A||A||0 / 2|
|SR||0 / 1||0 / 0||0 / 2||0 / 2||0 / 4||0 / 2||0 / 2||0 / 3||0 / 2||0 / 1||0 / 19|
A = did not participate in the tournament.
SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.
- "Fed Cup – Player Profile – Renee SCHUURMAN". FedCup.com. Retrieved 7 February 2009.
- "Natal Witness obituary - Renée Haygarth (nee Schuurman) (1939–2001)" (PDF). Retrieved 24 September 2012.
- John Nauright, Charles Parrish -Sports Around the World: History, Culture, and Practice 2012 p164 "Sandra Reynold from South Africa reached both the ladies' singles and doubles finals at Wimbledon in 1960, competing in the doubles with fellow country member Renée Schuurman. They again reached the Wimbledon final two years later, ..."
- "Renee Schuurman Cops British Ladies Tennis". Star-News. 29 Apr 1962. Retrieved 25 September 2012.
- Collins, Bud (2008). The Bud Collins History of Tennis: An Authoritative Encyclopedia and Record Book. New York, N.Y: New Chapter Press. pp. 695, 703. ISBN 0-942257-41-3.