1960 French Championships – Women's Singles

Fifth-seeded Darlene Hard defeated Yola Ramírez 6–3, 6–4 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1960 French Championships.[1]

Women's Singles
1960 French Championships
ChampionUnited States Darlene Hard
Runner-upMexico Yola Ramírez
Final score6–3, 6–4
Details
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1959 · French Championships · 1961 →

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Zsuzsi Körmöczy (Second round)
  2.   Maria Bueno (Semifinalist)
  3.   Florence De La Courtie (Third round)
  4.   Ann Haydon (Third round)
  5.   Sandra Reynolds (Semifinalist)
  6.   Darlene Hard (Champion)
  7.   Jan Lehane (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Yola Ramírez (Finalist)
  9.   Edda Buding (Third round)
  10.   Bernice Vukovich (Third round)
  11.   Silvana Lazzarino (Third round)
  12.   Lea Pericoli (Third round)
  13.   Vera Puzejova (Quarterfinalist)
  14.   Renee Schuurman (Quarterfinalist)
  15.   Christiane Mercelis (Third round)
  16.   Mary Hawton (Third round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
  Betsy Abbas 0 4
8   Yola Ramírez 6 6
8   Yola Ramírez 8 6 6
5   Sandra Reynolds 10 3 3
13   Vera Puzejova 5 2
5   Sandra Reynolds 7 6
8   Yola Ramírez 3 4
6   Darlene Hard 6 6
6   Darlene Hard 5 6 11
14   Renée Schuurman 7 2 9
6   Darlene Hard 6 6
2   Maria Bueno 3 2
7   Jan Lehane 1 6 3
2   Maria Bueno 6 2 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   Körmöczy
  Sladek 1   Körmöczy 5 r
  Bassi 2 6 7   Abbas 4
  Abbas 6 2 9   Abbas
16   Hawton 6 6 16   Hawton
  De Lansalut 2 2 16   Hawton 6 6
  Hales 3 3   Arnold 4 2
  Arnold 6 6   Abbas 6 6
8   Ramírez 6 6 8   Ramírez 0 4
  Bonniard 1 2 8   Ramírez 6 6
  Seghers 6 2   Segal 4 3
  Segal 8 6 8   Ramírez 6 6
9   Buding 9   Buding 2 3
  Thomas 9   Buding 6 6
  Trancart 2 4   Langley 1 2
  Langley 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   Haydon 6 6
  Dusapt 2 1 4   Haydon 6 6
  Bouchet   Bouchet 0 0
  Djukic 4   Haydon 6 3 6
13   Puzejova 6 6 13   Puzejova 4 6 8
  Repoux 2 2 13   Puzejova 8 6
  O'Brien 0 2   Nenot 6 1
  Nenot 6 6 13   Puzejova 7 6
5   Reynolds 6 6 5   Reynolds 5 2
  Wild 4 1 5   Reynolds 6 6
  Wright   Siarry 4 2
  Siarry 5   Reynolds 6 6
12   Pericoli 6 6 12   Pericoli 1 2
  Courteix 4 2 12   Pericoli 6 6
  Stewart 3 6 1   Dürr 1 3
  Dürr 6 4 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Salvet 7 1
  Morales 9 6   Morales 6 1 3
  Ostermann 1 4 11   Lazzarino 4 6 6
11   Lazzarino 6 6 11   Lazzarino 4 6 5 r
  Billaz 7 4 6   Hard 6 3 4
  Tort De Ayala 9 6   Tort De Ayala 5 4
  Berson 7 2 2 6   Hard 7 6
6   Hard 5 6 6 6   Hard 5 6 11
  Rees-Lewis 14   Schuurman 7 2 9
  Bentley w/o   Rees-Lewis 0 0
  Seghers 4 2 14   Schuurman 6 6
14   Schuurman 6 6 14   Schuurman 3 6 6
  Morrison 3   De La Courtie 6 1 3
  Galtier   Galtier 2 3
  Hellyer 1 1 3   De La Courtie 6 6
3   De La Courtie 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Lemal
  Reyes   Lemal 1 1
  Barril 10   Vukovich 6 6
10   Vukovich 10   Vukovich 2 5
  Kunnen 7   Lehane 6 7
  Kouzmenko   Kouzmenko 0 0
  Kermina 0 1 7   Lehane 6 6
7   Lehane 6 6 7   Lehane 1 6 3
  Gibson 2   Bueno 6 2 6
  Varin   Varin 2 4
  Bourbonnais 2 1 15   Mercelis 6 6
15   Mercelis 6 6 15   Mercelis 6 2
  Le Besnerais 2   Bueno 8 6
  Bossi   Le Besnerais 5 6 2
  Lombard 2 2 2   Bueno 7 2 6
2   Bueno 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 395. ISBN 978-0942257700.

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1960 Australian Championships – Women's Singles
Grand Slam women's singles Succeeded by
1960 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles