1967 French Championships – Women's Singles

Sixth-seeded Françoise Dürr defeated Lesley Turner in the final 4–6, 6–3, 6–4, to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1967 French Championships.[1]

Women's Singles
1967 French Championships
ChampionFrance Françoise Dürr
Runner-upAustralia Lesley Turner
Final score4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Details
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1966 · French Championships · 1968 →

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Billie Jean King (Quarterfinalist)
  2.   Ann Jones (Quarterfinalist)
  3.   Maria Bueno (Quarterfinalist)
  4.   Lesley Turner (Finalist)
  5.   Rosie Casals (Fourth round)
  6.   Françoise Dürr (Champion)
  7.   Kerry Melville (Semifinalist)
  8.   Judy Tegart (Fourth round)
  9.   Annette Van Zyl (Semifinalist)
  10.   Tory Fretz (Third round)
  11.   Karen Krantzcke (Second round)
  12.   Helga Schultze (Quarterfinalist)
  13.   Galina Baksheeva (Fourth round)
  14.   Virginia Wade (Fourth round)
  15.   Patricia Walkden (Fourth round)
  16.   Gail Sherriff (Fourth round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Billie Jean King 2 7 4
9   Annette Van Zyl 6 5 6
9   Annette Van Zyl 1 4
4   Lesley Turner 6 6
4   Lesley Turner 7 6
12   Helga Schultze 5 2
4   Lesley Turner 6 3 4
6   Françoise Dürr 4 6 6
6   Françoise Dürr 5 6 6
3   Maria Bueno 7 1 4
6   Françoise Dürr 8 6
7   Kerry Melville 6 3
7   Kerry Melville 0 6 8
2   Ann Jones 6 4 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   King 6 6
  Mandarino 0 0
1   King 6 9
  Gourlay 0 7
  Delport 6 6 0
  Gourlay 0 8 6
1   King 6 6
16   Sherriff 1 3
16   Sherriff 6 7
  Kalogeropoulos 1 5
16   Sherriff 7 6
  Szell 5 2
  Netter 5 3
  Szell 7 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Bucur
8   Tegart 8   Tegart 6 6
  Emmanuel 4 3   Gordigiani 3 0
  Gordigiani 6 6 8   Tegart 6 1 7
  Beltrame 4 3   Fales 3 6 5
  Fales 6 6   Fales 6 6
  Polgár 3 6 6   de Roubin 4 1
  de Roubin 6 1 8 8   Tegart 3 1
  Gongora 3 3 9   Van Zyl 6 6
9   Van Zyl 6 6 9   Van Zyl 6 7
  Alexander w/o   Bouteleux 4 5
  Bouteleux 9   Van Zyl 6 7
  Boulle 3 3   Toyne 3 5
  Buding 6 6   Buding 4 4
  Morozova 5 4   Toyne 6 6
  Toyne 7 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Williams
4   Turner 4   Turner 6 6
  Brown 6 6 6   Stöve 0 1
  Stöve 4 8 8 4   Turner 6 6
  Aubet 7 4   Vopickova 3 3
  De Lansalut 9 6   De Lansalut 3 4
  Eisel 6 1 3   Vopickova 6 6
  Vopickova 2 6 6 4   Turner 6 6
  Groenman 6 3 13   Baksheeva 4 2
13   Baksheeva 8 6 13   Baksheeva 8 6
  Urban 6 4 1   Lieffrig 6 4
  Lieffrig 1 6 6 13   Baksheeva 6 6
  Estalella 2 6   Truman 2 4
  Truman 6 8   Truman 6 6
  Peterdy-Wolf 3 3   Sandulf 2 2
  Sandulf 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Holdsworth 2 4
5   Casals 6 6 5   Casals 6 6
  Andersson 5 2   Langanay 3 4
  Langanay 7 6 5   Casals 6 6
  Spinoza   Giorgi 4 4
  Shaw   Shaw 4 6 5
  Subirats 4 0   Giorgi 6 2 7
  Giorgi 6 6 5   Casals 1 4
  Zuleta 1 1 12   Schultze 6 6
12   Schultze 6 6 12   Schultze 6 6
  Sandberg 6 7 2   Greville-Collins 0 4
  Greville-Collins 4 9 6 12   Schultze 6 6
  Langsford 0 2   Terras 2 1
  Terras 6 6   Terras 7 6
  Allen   Allen 5 4
  Van Deventer

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Sherriff 7 2 3
  Lundqvist 5 6 6   Lundqvist
  Szorenyi   Kermina
  Kermina   Lundqvist 4 2
  P Montaño 1 1   Dmitrieva 6 6
  Dmitrieva 6 6   Dmitrieva 4 6 6
  Rossouw 6 4 3 11   Krantzcke 6 1 3
11   Krantzcke 3 6 6   Dmitrieva 5 1
  Vrancovich 4 2 6   Dürr 7 6
  Harter 6 6   Harter 3 6 6
  Löfdahl   Löfdahl 6 3 2
  Schediwy   Harter 0 4
  Lloyd 6 5 3 6   Dürr 6 6
  De Fina 3 7 6   De Fina 3 7 1
  Swan 2 1 6   Dürr 6 5 6
6   Dürr 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Loeys 2 3
  Darmon 6 6   Darmon 6 6
  McLean 3 6 5   Berner 3 2
  Berner 6 4 7   Darmon 4 3
  Le Besnerais 4 0 14   Wade 6 6
  Palmeova West 6 6   Palmeova West 7 0
  Cleto 1 1 14   Wade 9 6
14   Wade 6 6 14   Wade 1 5
  O Montaño 0 0 3   Bueno 6 7
  Godwin 6 6   Godwin 6 6
  Hole 0 1   Henreid 2 3
  Henreid 6 6   Godwin 3 0
  McAnally 4 3 3   Bueno 6 6
  Rees-Lewis 6 6   Rees-Lewis 2 4
  Skulj 3   Bueno 6 6
3   Bueno

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Burel 7 1 9
  Seelbach 5 6 7   Burel 6 6
  Cottrill   Morris 2 3
  Morris   Burel 6 3 8
Leijonhufyud 1 1 10   Fretz 4 6 6
  Riedl 6 6   Riedl 6 4 3
  Seghers 0 0 10   Fretz 1 6 6
10   Fretz 6 6   Burel 3 6 3
  Hacks 7   Melville 6 2 6
  Rix   Rix
  Guzman 1 1   Salfati
  Salfati 6 6   Salfati 6 6 5
  Knode 7 6 7   Melville 3 8 7
  Pegel 5 8   Pegel 0 4
  Jansen-Venneboer 3 1 7   Melville 6 6
7   Melville 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Venturino 6 2 2
  O'Neill 4 6 6
  O'Neill 4 3
15   Walkden 6 6
  Tym 2 0
15   Walkden 6 6
15   Walkden 2 2
2   Jones 6 6
  Studer 1 1
  Blake 6 6
  Blake 3 0
2   Jones 6 6
  Palacios 0 1
2   Jones 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 396. ISBN 978-0942257700.

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1967 Australian Championships – Women's Singles
Grand Slam women's singles Succeeded by
1967 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles