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1965 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

Margaret Smith defeated the defending champion Maria Bueno in the final, 6–4, 7–5 to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1965 Wimbledon Championships.[1] For the first time in the history of seeding in the championships, there was no British player seeded in the draw.

Women's Singles
1965 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionAustralia Margaret Smith
Runner-upBrazil Maria Bueno
Final score6–4, 7–5
Details
Draw96 (10Q)
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1964 · Wimbledon Championships · 1966 →

SeedsEdit

01.     Maria Bueno (Final)
02.     Margaret Smith (Champion)
03.     Lesley Turner (Quarterfinals)
04.     Nancy Richey (Quarterfinals)
05.     Billie Jean Moffitt (Semifinals)
06.     Carole Graebner (Second round)
07.     Annette Van Zyl (Withdrew)
08.     Françoise Dürr (Fourth round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

Annette Van Zyl withdrew due to a family bereavement. She was replaced in the draw by Lucky Loser Michelle Boulle.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Maria Bueno 6 6
  Julie Albert 2 2
1   Maria Bueno 6 5 6
5   Billie Jean Moffitt 4 7 3
3   Lesley Turner 2 1
5   Billie Jean Moffitt 6 6
1   Maria Bueno 4 5
2   Margaret Smith 6 7
  Christine Truman 6 1 7
4   Nancy Richey 4 6 5
  Christine Truman 4 0
2   Margaret Smith 6 6
  Justina Bricka 3 0
2   Margaret Smith 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Maria Bueno 6 6
  Winnie Shaw 3 2
1   M Bueno 6 7
  M Schacht 4 5
  Maria Teresa Riedl 2 0
  Madonna Schacht 6 6
1   M Bueno 6 7
  A Jones 4 5
  Monika Hassmann 3 6 1
  Christina Sandberg 6 3 6
  C Sandberg 0 3
  A Jones 6 6
  Mary Habicht 2 2
  Ann Jones 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Françoise Dürr 6 6
  Carmen Coronado 1 2
8   F Dürr 6 6
  G Swan 1 2
  Mary-Ann Eisel 3 6 3
  Glenda Swan 6 3 6
8   F Dürr 4 5
  J Albert 6 7
  Norma Baylon 3 4
  Julie Albert 6 6
  J Albert 6 6
  H Schultze 4 3
  Heather Allen 5 2
  Helga Schultze 7 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Lesley Turner 6 6
  Janine Lieffrig 0 1 3   L Turner 6 6
Q   Alice Tym 7 3   G Sherriff 1 3
  Gail Sherriff 9 6 3   L Turner 7 6
  Kathy Blake 6 6   P McClenaughan 5 2
  Ana María Estalella 4 3   K Blake 6 5 2
  Roberta Beltrame 6 3   P McClenaughan 4 7 6
  Trish McClenaughan 8 6 3   L Turner 6 6
  Peaches Bartkowicz 8 3   L Pericoli 0 4
  Tory Fretz 10 6   T Fretz 6 6
  Katarina Bartholdson 3 1   J Volavková 4 4
  Jitka Volavková 6 6   T Fretz 6 6 4
  Diana Bennett 3 9   L Pericoli 8 3 6
Q   Carol Sherriff 6 11 Q   C Sherriff 4 6 7
  Lea Pericoli 6 6   L Pericoli 6 3 9
  Heide Schildknecht 4 3

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Billie Jean Moffitt 6 6
Q   Elsie Spruyt 2 3 5   BJ Moffitt 6 6
  Liz Starkie 4 6 6   E Starkie 3 3
  Fay Toyne 6 4 2 5   BJ Moffitt 7 12
  Jill Blackman 6 6   J Blackman 5 10
  Vivienne Dennis 2 1   J Blackman 6 6
  Betty Stöve 3 6 6   I de Lansalut 3 2
  Isabelle de Lansalut 6 1 8 5   BJ Moffitt 6 6
Q   Elly Krocke 7 6   R Lesh 2 0
  Vivienne Wiggill 5 1 Q   E Krocke 6 6
  Sonja Pachta 2 6 6   S Pachta 2 1
Q   Sue Tutt 6 2 1 Q   E Krocke 2 4
  Lorna Cawthorn 9 6   R Lesh 6 6
  Dorothy Whitely 7 3   L Cawthorn 1 0
  Robin Lesh 6 6   R Lesh 6 6
  Carol Prosen 0 4

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Julie Heldman 2 6 6
  Jenny Ridderhof-Seven 6 0 0   J Heldman 6 6
Q   Ruth Illingworth 4 11   A Owen 1 1
  Ann Owen 6 13   J Heldman 6 6
  Mary McAnally 3 3   R Lloyd 2 2
  Robin Lloyd 6 6   R Lloyd 6 6
  Pilar Barril 5 1   L Bassi 1 1
  Lucia Bassi 7 6   J Heldman 6 2 3
Q   Anthea Rigby 2 3   C Truman 3 6 6
  Anna Dmitrieva 6 6   A Dmitrieva 4 6 6
  Jill Mills 2 1   J Tegart 6 4 8
  Judy Tegart 6 6   J Tegart 4 2
  Silvana Lazzarino 0 0   C Truman 6 6
  Christine Truman 6 6   C Truman 5 8 6
  Pat Walkden 5 8 2 6   C Graebner 7 6 1
6   Carole Graebner 7 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Rosie Darmon 2 6
  Joyce Williams 6 8   J Williams 6 6
  Ingrid Löfdahl 1 6 8   I Löfdahl 1 4
  Jacqueline Rees-Lewis 6 3 6   J Williams 3 6 6
  Edda Buding 6 3 1   C Rosser 6 2 2
  Nell Truman 4 6 6   E Truman 2 8
  Vlasta Vopičková 1 1   C Rosser 6 10
  Carole Rosser 6 6   J Williams 0 3
Q   Rosemary Deloford 6 6 4   N Richey 6 6
  Almut Sturm 4 4 Q   R Deloford 6 6
Q   Margaret O'Donnell 6 6 Q   M O'Donnell 4 2
  Vicki Berner 3 1 Q   R Deloford 1 0
  Heather Segal 4 2 4   N Richey 6 6
  Pauline Roberts 6 6   P Roberts 4 3
  Esme Emanuel 0 5 4   N Richey 6 6
4   Nancy Richey 6 7

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Justina Bricka 7 6
  Francesca Gordigiani 5 2
  J Bricka 6 3 7
  M Salfati 2 6 5
  Monique Salfati 6 7
  Liv Paldan 1 5
  J Bricka 5 6 8
  V Wade 7 4 6
  Virginia Wade 6 6
  Márta Peterdy-Wolf 1 3
  V Wade 6 6
LL   M Boulle 0 2
  Christiane Mercelis 6 1 3
LL   Michelle Boulle 3 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Ulla Sandulf 4 3
Q   Frances MacLennan 6 6
Q   F MacLennan 6 6
  M Lee 3 4
  Helga Niessen 3 1
  Margaret Lee 6 6
Q   F MacLennan 2 1
2   M Smith 6 6
  Rita Bentley 4 7 9
  Trudy Groenman 6 5 7
  R Bentley 0 1
2   M Smith 6 6
  Maria Leyrer 0 1
2   Margaret Smith 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

External linksEdit

  • [1] Source for the draw at Wimbledon.com