1976 Australian Open – Women's Singles

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Women's Singles
1976 Australian Open
Champion Australia Evonne Goolagong
Runner-up Czech Republic Renáta Tomanová
Final score 6–2, 6–2
Details
Draw 32
Seeds 8
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
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Evonne Goolagong defeated Renáta Tomanová 6–2, 6–2 in the final to win the Women's Singles title at the 1976 Australian Open.

Seeds[edit]

The seeded players are listed below. Evonne Goolagong is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Australia Evonne Goolagong (Champion)
  2. Australia Kerry Reid (First round)
  3. West Germany Helga Masthoff (Quarterfinalist)
  4. United Kingdom Sue Barker (Second round)
  5. Czech Republic Renáta Tomanová (Finalist)
  6. Australia Helen Gourlay (Semifinalist)
  7. Australia Lesley Bowrey (Quarterfinalist)
  8. Australia Janet Young (Second round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

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

Finals[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                             
1 Australia Evonne Goolagong 6 7
7 Australia Lesley Bowrey 1 6
1 Australia Evonne Goolagong 6 6
6 Australia Helen Gourlay 3 3
6 Australia Helen Gourlay 6 6 6
  West Germany Heidi Eisterlehner 3 7 2
1 Australia Evonne Goolagong 6 6
5 Czech Republic Renáta Tomanová 2 2
3 West Germany Helga Masthoff 6 5 1
5 Czech Republic Renáta Tomanová 4 7 6
5 Czech Republic Renáta Tomanová 6 6
  Sweden Elisabeth Ekblom 3 2
  Australia Christine Matison 6 3 1
  Sweden Elisabeth Ekblom 4 6 6

Earlier rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1 Australia E Goolagong 6 6
Sweden L Stenberg 3 0 1 Australia E Goolagong 6 6
France B Simon 6 6 France B Simon 2 1
Australia K Neill 1 4 1 Australia E Goolagong 6 7
Belgium M Gurdal 6 6 7 Australia L Bowrey 1 6
Australia N Gregory 3 3 Belgium M Gurdal 3 4
Australia K Ruddell 3 1 7 Australia L Bowrey 6 6
7 Australia L Bowrey 6 6 1 Australia E Goolagong 6 6
6 Australia H Gourlay 6 6 6 Australia H Gourlay 3 3
Sweden N Bohm 3 1 6 Australia H Gourlay 6 6
Australia W Turnbull 6 6 Australia W Turnbull 1 1
Australia P Whytcross 3 4 6 Australia H Gourlay 6 6 6
West Germany H Eisterlehner 7 6 West Germany H Eisterlehner 3 7 2
Australia K Hallam 6 3 West Germany H Eisterlehner 6 7
Australia D Evers 4 5 4 United Kingdom S Barker 3 6
4 United Kingdom S Barker 6 7

Section 2[edit]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
3 West Germany H Masthoff 6 6
Australia J Dalton 3 2 3 West Germany H Masthoff 7 7
United Kingdom M Tyler 6 6 United Kingdom M Tyler 5 6
Australia J Dimond 2 2 3 West Germany H Masthoff 4 7 6
Australia J Hanrahan 6 2 7 5 Czech Republic R Tomanová 6 5 1
Australia C Griffiths 4 6 5 Australia J Hanrahan 3 3
Australia C Zeeman 0 2 5 Czech Republic R Tomanová 6 6
5 Czech Republic R Tomanová 6 6 5 Czech Republic R Tomanová 6 6
8 Australia J Young 2 6 6 Sweden E Ekblom 3 2
Australia J Walker 6 3 0 8 Australia J Young 6 2 3
Australia C Matison 6 6 Australia C Matison 2 6 6
Australia J Wilton 0 2 Australia C Matison 4 6 6
United States K Harter 6 7 Sweden E Ekblom 6 3 1
Australia C O'Neil 2 6 United States K Harter 6 1 2
Sweden E Ekblom 6 6 Sweden E Ekblom 3 6 6
2 Australia K Reid 4 3

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