1967 Australian Championships – Women's Singles

First-seeded Nancy Richey defeated Lesley Turner 6-1, 6-4 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1967 Australian Championships. Margaret Smith was the seven-time defending champion but did not participate this year.

Women's Singles
1967 Australian Championships
ChampionUnited States Nancy Richey
Runner-upAustralia Lesley Turner
Final score6–1, 6–4
Details
Draw40
Seeds12
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Nancy Richey (Champion)
  2.   Lesley Turner (Finalist)
  3.   Rosie Casals (Semifinalist)
  4.   Kerry Melville (Semifinalist)
  5.   Françoise Dürr (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Karen Krantzcke (Third round)
  7.   Betty Stöve (Third round)
  8.   Jan Lehane (Third round)
  9.   Judy Tegart (Second round)
  10.   Gail Sherriff (Quarterfinalist)
  11.   Lorraine Robinson (Quarterfinalist)
  12.   Faye Toyne (Second round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Nancy Richey 6 1
11   Lorraine Robinson 3 0 r.
1   Nancy Richey 6 6
4   Kerry Melville 4 1
  Julie Parrott 1 6 8
4   Kerry Melville 6 4 10
1   Nancy Richey 6 6
2   Lesley Turner 1 4
3   Rosie Casals 6 6
10   Gail Sherriff 3 3
3   Rosie Casals 6 1 4
2   Lesley Turner 4 6 6
5   Françoise Dürr 1 8
2   Lesley Turner 6 10

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   Richey 6 6
  Harris 0 2
1   Richey 6 6
  Jenkins 3 2
  Caulley 4 2
  Jenkins 6 6
1   Richey 6 1
11   Robinson 3 0 r.
11   Robinson 4 6 6
  Gourlay 6 4 3
11   Robinson 6 4 6
6   Krantzcke 0 6 4
  Terras 3 2
6   Krantzcke 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7   Stöve 6 6
  Hunt 2 2
7   Stöve 4 0
  Parrott 6 6
  Parrott 3 6 7
9   Tegart 6 4 5
  Parrott 1 6 8
  Cooper 6 3 6 4   Melville 6 4 10
  Starr 4 6 0   Cooper 2 6 3
  Goolagong 4 6 6   Goolagong 6 2 6
  Stephen 6 4 2   Goolagong 0 2
  Walsham 6 7 4   Melville 6 6
  Bonicelli 1 5   Walsham 9 2
4   Melville 6 6 4   Melville 11 6
  Starr 3 2

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   Casals 6 6
  Hawcroft 0 4 3   Casals 6 6
  Venneboer 6 6   Venneboer 2 4
  Dunn 2 4 3   Casals 6 6
  Rosser 6 6   Allan 1 1
  James 3 3   Rosser 2 0
  Allan 6 6   Allan 6 6
  Brand 1 4 3   Casals 6 6
10   Sherriff 3 3
10   Sherriff 4 8 6
  Born 6 6 2
10   Sherriff 6 0 6
8   Lehane 3 6 2
  Alexander 1 6
8   Lehane 6 8

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
5   Dürr 6 6
  Nelson 2 1
5   Dürr 6 6
  Amos 0 4
  Amos
12   Toyne w/o
5   Dürr 1 8
2   Turner 6 10
  Kenny 6 2 3
  Jones 2 6 6
  Jones 0 1
2   Turner 6 6
  Batchelor 1 0
2   Turner 6 6

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1966 U.S. National Championships – Women's Singles
Grand Slam women's singles Succeeded by
1967 French Championships – Women's Singles