2006 WTA Tour Championships – Singles

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Singles
2006 WTA Tour Championships
Champion Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne
Runner-up France Amélie Mauresmo
Final score 6–4, 6–3
Events
Singles Doubles
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Amélie Mauresmo was the defending champion, but lost in the final to Justine Henin-Hardenne.

Seeds[edit]

* As of October 30, 2006.

  1. France Amélie Mauresmo (Final)
  2. Russia Maria Sharapova (Semifinals)
  3. Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne (Champion)
  4. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova (Round Robin)
  5. Russia Nadia Petrova (Round Robin)
  6. Belgium Kim Clijsters (Semifinals)
  7. Russia Elena Dementieva (Round Robin)
  8. Switzerland Martina Hingis (Round Robin)

Alternates[edit]

  1. Switzerland Patty Schnyder (not used)
  2. Russia Dinara Safina (not used)

Draw[edit]

Finals[edit]

Semifinals Final
                   
1 France Amélie Mauresmo 6 3 6
6 Belgium Kim Clijsters 2 6 3
1 France Amélie Mauresmo 4 3
3 Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne 6 6
2 Russia Maria Sharapova 2 65
3 Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne 6 77

Red Group[edit]

  Russia Sharapova Russia Kuznetsova Belgium Clijsters Russia Dementieva RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
2 Russia Maria Sharapova 6–1, 6–4 6–4, 6–4 6–1, 6–4 3–0 6–0 1
4 Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 1–6, 4–6 1–6, 1–6 7–5, 6–3 1–2 2–4 3
6 Belgium Kim Clijsters 4–6, 4–6 6–1, 6–1 6–4, 6–0 2–1 4–2 2
7 Russia Elena Dementieva 1–6, 4–6 5–7, 3–6 4–6, 0–6 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.

Yellow Group[edit]

  France Mauresmo Belgium Henin-Hardenne Russia Petrova Switzerland Hingis RR
W–L
Set
W–L
Game
W–L
Standings
1 France Amélie Mauresmo 4–6, 7–6(3), 6–2 2–6, 2–6 3–6, 6–1, 6–4 2–1 4–4 1
3 Belgium Justine Henin-Hardenne 6–4, 6–7(3), 2–6 6–4, 6–4 6–2, 6–7(5), 6–1 2–1 5–3 2
5 Russia Nadia Petrova 6–2, 6–2 4–6, 4–6 4–6, 6–3, 3–6 1–2 3–4 4
8 Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–3, 1–6, 4–6 2–6, 7–6(5), 1–6 6–4, 3–6, 6–3 1–2 4–5 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]