1999 Family Circle Cup

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1999 Family Circle Cup
Date March 29 – April 4
Edition 27th
Category Tier I
Surface Clay / Outdoor
Location Hilton Head Island, SC, USA
Venue Sea Pines Plantation
Attendance 102,743 [1]
Champions
Singles
Switzerland Martina Hingis
Doubles
Russia Elena Likhovtseva / Czech Republic Jana Novotná
← 1998 · Family Circle Cup · 2000 →

The 1999 Family Circle Cup was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts at the Sea Pines Plantation on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina in the United States that was part of Tier I of the 1999 WTA Tour. It was the 27th edition of the tournament and was held from March 29 through April 4, 1999. Martina Hingis won the singles title.

Champions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Switzerland Martina Hingis defeated Russia Anna Kournikova, 6–4, 6–3

  • It was Hingis' 6th title of the year and the 45th of her career.


Doubles[edit]

Russia Elena Likhovtseva / Czech Republic Jana Novotná defeated Austria Barbara Schett / Switzerland Patty Schnyder, 6–1, 6–4


Entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank Seed
  SUI Martina Hingis 1 1
 USA Monica Seles 3 2
 CZE Jana Novotná 4 3
 ESP Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 7 4
 RSA Amanda Coetzer 9 5
  SUI Patty Schnyder 13 6
 RUS Anna Kournikova 20 7
 FRA Amélie Mauresmo 14 8
 ROU Irina Spîrlea 15 9
 ESP Conchita Martínez 18 10
 BLR Natasha Zvereva 17 11
 AUT Barbara Schett 19 12
 ITA Silvia Farina 25 13
 RUS Elena Likhovtseva 22 14
 ESP Magüi Serna 24 15
 SVK Henrieta Nagyová 26 16

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the singles qualifying draw:

The following players received entry as a lucky loser:

The following players received entry from the doubles qualifying draw:

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