1964 Australian Championships – Women's Singles

First-seeded Margareth Smith was the four-time defending champion, and successfully defended her title, defeating Lesley Turner 6–3, 6–2 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1964 Australian Championships.

Women's Singles
1964 Australian Championships
ChampionAustralia Margareth Smith
Runner-upAustralia Lesley Turner
Final score6–3, 6–2
Details
Draw27
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1963 · Australian Championships · 1965 →

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Margaret Smith(Champion)
  2.   Lesley Turner (Finalist)
  3.   Jan Lehane (Semifinalist)
  4.   Robyn Ebbern (Semifinalist)
  5.   Judy Tegart (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Madonna Schacht (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Jill Blackman (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Rita Bentley (First round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Margaret Smith 4 6 6
6   Madonna Schacht 6 1 1
1   Margaret Smith 6 6
3   Jan Lehane 4 2
3   Jan Lehane 6 6
  Helen Gourlay 2 0
1   Margaret Smith 6 6
2   Lesley Turner 3 2
5   Judy Tegart 2 4
4   Robyn Ebbern 6 6
4   Robyn Ebbern 3 1
2   Lesley Turner 6 6
7   Jill Blackman 1 3
2   Lesley Turner 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   Smith 6 6
  Hawton 6 6   Hawton 1 0
  Krantzcke 3 3 1   Smith 4 6 6
6   Schacht 6 6 6   Schacht 6 1 1
  Boucaut 0 1 6   Schacht 6 5 6
  Whitely 6 6   Whitely 4 7 4
  Sherriff 1 2 1   Smith 6 6
3   Lehane 4 2
3   Lehane 6 6
  Melville 6 6   Melville 2 0
  Van Haren 2 4 3   Lehane 6 6
  Dening 2 6 6   Gourlay 2 0
8   Bentley 6 1 3   Dening 4 4
  Gourlay 3 6 6   Gourlay 6 6
  Starr 6 3 0

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Sherriff 6 6
  Toyne 1 0   Sherriff 3 6 2
5   Tegart 6 3 6
5   Tegart 2 4
  Gibson 7 6 4   Ebbern 6 6
  Miyagi 5 2   Gibson 6 6 4
4   Ebbern 4 8 6
4   Ebbern 3 1
  Jenkins 7 4 6 2   Turner 6 6
  Turner 5 6 3   Jenkins 4 2
7   Blackman 6 6 7   Blackman 6 6
  Bellamy 1 3 7   Blackman 1 3
  Kynaston 6 6 2   Turner 6 6
  Eastburn 2 2   Kynaston 1 2
2   Turner 6 6

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1963 U.S. National Championships – Women's Singles
Grand Slam women's singles Succeeded by
1964 French Championships – Women's Singles