1964 French Championships – Women's Singles

First-seeded Margaret Smith defeated Maria Bueno 5–7, 6–1, 6–2 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1964 French Championships.[1]

Women's Singles
1964 French Championships
ChampionAustralia Margaret Smith
Runner-upBrazil Maria Bueno
Final score5–7, 6–1, 6–2
Details
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1963 · French Championships · 1965 →

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Margaret Smith (Champion)
  2.   Maria Bueno (Finalist)
  3.   Lesley Turner (Semifinalist)
  4.   Nancy Richey (Fourth round)
  5.   Jan Lehane (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Christine Truman (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Françoise Dürr (Second round)
  8.   Věra Suková (Quarterfinalist)
  9.   Deidre Catt (Fourth round)
  10.   Annette Van Zyl (Fourth round)
  11.   Robyn Ebbern (Fourth round)
  12.   Liz Starkie (Third round)
  13.   Helga Schultze (Semifinalist)
  14.   Madonna Schacht (Fourth round)
  15.   Judy Tegart (Fourth round)
  16.   Lea Pericoli (Fourth round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Margaret Smith 6 6
8   Věra Suková 1 1
1   Margaret Smith 6 4 6
13   Helga Schultze 3 6 2
13   Helga Schultze 2 7 6
5   Jan Lehane 6 5 3
1   Margaret Smith 5 6 6
2   Maria Bueno 7 1 2
6   Christine Truman 1 3
3   Lesley Turner 6 6
3   Lesley Turner 6 2 0
2   Maria Bueno 3 6 6
  Karen Susman 4 0
2   Maria Bueno 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Smith
  Morris
1   Smith 6 6
  Lazzarino 2 2
  Schultze 3 3
  Lazzarino 6 6
1   Smith 7 6
16   Pericoli 5 1
  Slattery 1 2
16   Pericoli 6 6
16   Pericoli 6 8
  Boulle 3 6
  Estalella
  Boulle

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Suková 6 6
  Rouire 0 1
8   Suková 6 7
  Nenot 2 5
  Bocio
  Nenot
8   Suková 6 1 6
9   Catt 1 6 0
9   Catt 6 2 6
  Alvarez 3 6 3
9   Catt 6 6
  Plaisted 2 3
  Mizen 0 4
  Plaisted 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Richey 6 6
  Anne Smith 2 0
4   Richey 6 6
  Beltrame 1 3
  Lombard
  Beltrame
4   Richey 6 3 3
13   Schultze 1 6 6
  Lieffrig 3 9 6
  McClenaughan 6 7 3
  Lieffrig 6 1
  Rosser 5 4 13   Schultze 8 6
  De Lansalut 7 6   De Lansalut 5 1
  Dusapt 3 1 13   Schultze 7 6
13   Schultze 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Lehane 6 6
  Habicht 1 2 5   Lehane 6 6
  Savy 2 0   Niessen 0 2
  Niessen 6 6 5   Lehane 7 6
  Repoux 4 3   Körmöczy 5 3
  Kodešová 6 6   Kodešová 6 8 0
  Langanay 0 1   Körmöczy 1 10 6
  Körmöczy 6 6 5   Lehane 6 6
  Baylon 6 6   Baylon 2 3
  Schildknecht 0 0   Baylon 6 6
  Nay 2 2   Lesh 3 2
  Lesh 6 6   Baylon 4 6 6
  Löfdahl 12   Starkie 6 4 2
12   Starkie 12   Starkie 6 6
  Pombo De Peredo   Terras 0 2
  Terras

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Truman 2 2
  Fretz 6 6   Fretz 1 5
  Kermina 3 2   Mercelis 6 7
  Mercelis 6 6   Mercelis 4 4
  Paldan 0 2 11   Ebbern 6 6
  Sturm 6 6   Sturm 3 2
  Galtier 11   Ebbern 6 6
11   Ebbern 11   Ebbern 2 0
  Subirats 6 3 6 6   Truman 6 6
  McLean 1 6 8   McLean 0 0
  Waltermeyer 1 3   Rees-Lewis 6 6
  Rees-Lewis 6 6   Rees-Lewis 2 3
  Barril 6   Truman 6 6
  Vissault   Vissault 2 1
  Berson 0 0 6   Truman 6 6
6   Truman 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Bouteleux 6 1 2
  Gordigiani 3 6 6   Gordigiani 6 3 1
  Segal 14   Schacht 4 6 6
14   Schacht 14   Schacht 6 6
  Le Besnerais 7 5 4   Coronado 2 2
  Coronado 5 7 6   Coronado 5 6 7
  Salfati 7 4 5
14   Schacht 4 4
3   Turner 6 6
  Crosby 4 2
  Galtier 6 6
  Galtier 1 2
3   Turner 6 6
  Walkden
3   Turner

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Crosby 4 2
  Holdsworth 6 6
  Holdsworth 2 4
10   Van Zyl 6 6
  Stock 2 1
10   Van Zyl 6 6
10   Van Zyl 4 5
  Susman 6 7
  Venturino 0 4
  Susman 6 6
  Susman 6 6
  Studer 3 2
7   Dürr
  Studer

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Sandulf 4 2
  Berner 6 6
  Berner 3 0
15   Tegart 6 6
  Spinoza 5 1
15   Tegart 7 6
15   Tegart 6 4 5
2   Bueno 4 6 7
  Burel 3 7 3
  Prosen 6 5 6
  Prosen 3 2
2   Bueno 6 6
  Williams 2 2
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
1964 Australian Championships – Women's Singles
Grand Slam women's singles Succeeded by
1964 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles