1970 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Doubles

Margaret Court and Judy Dalton were the defending champions, but lost in the semifinals to Françoise Dürr and Virginia Wade.

Women's Doubles
1970 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsUnited States Rosie Casals
United States Billie Jean King
Runners-upFrance Françoise Dürr
United Kingdom Virginia Wade
Final score6–2, 6–3
Details
Draw48 (4 Q )
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1969 · Wimbledon Championships · 1971 →

Rosie Casals and Billie Jean King defeated Dürr and Wade in the final, 6–2, 6–3 to win the Ladies' Doubles tennis title at the 1970 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

SeedsEdit

01.     Margaret Court /   Judy Dalton (Semifinals)
02.     Rosie Casals /   Billie Jean King (Champions)
03.     Karen Krantzcke /   Kerry Melville (Semifinals)
04.     Françoise Dürr /   Virginia Wade (Finals)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Margaret Court
  Judy Dalton
  Helen Gourlay
  Pat Walkden
w/o
1   Margaret Court
  Judy Dalton
4 6 3
4   Françoise Dürr
  Virginia Wade
6 0 6
4   Françoise Dürr
  Virginia Wade
6 2 6
  Winnie Shaw
  Nell Truman
2 6 1
4   Françoise Dürr
  Virginia Wade
2 3
2   Rosie Casals
  Billie Jean King
6 6
  Gail Chanfreau
  Lesley Hunt
8 4
3   Karen Krantzcke
  Kerry Melville
10 6
3   Karen Krantzcke
  Kerry Melville
2 6
2   Rosie Casals
  Billie Jean King
6 8
  Junko Sawamatsu
  Kazuko Sawamatsu
0 4
2   Rosie Casals
  Billie Jean King
6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   M Court
  J Dalton
6 6
  S Pachta
  L Pericoli
0 1
1   M Court
  J Dalton
6 5 6
  A du Plooy
  J Williams
0 7 3
  B Kirk
  W Tomlinson
0 1
  A du Plooy
  J Williams
6 6
1   M Court
  J Dalton
  H Gourlay
  P Walkden
w/o
  B Stöve
  G Walhof
6 7
  A Crooke
  C Spinoza
1 5
  B Stöve
  G Walhof
2 10
  H Gourlay
  P Walkden
6 12
  M Rodríguez
  É Terras
0 3
  H Gourlay
  P Walkden
6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   F Dürr
  V Wade
2 6 6
  K Harris
  F Moore
6 2 4 4   F Dürr
  V Wade
6 6
  M Giorgi
  A-M Nasuelli
6 6 11   M Giorgi
  A-M Nasuelli
0 1
  M Neumannová
  J O'Hara
1 8 9 4   F Dürr
  V Wade
6 6
  J Cooper
  C Molesworth
1 6 4   I Bentzer
  C Sandberg
2 3
  I Bentzer
  C Sandberg
6 4 6   I Bentzer
  C Sandberg
7 6
  A Cowie
  S Holdsworth
6 6   A Cowie
  S Holdsworth
5 3
  M Brummer
  L Rossouw
1 4 4   F Dürr
  V Wade
6 2 6
  P Edwards
  E Goolagong
6 6   W Shaw
  E Truman
2 6 1
Q   S Alexander
  S Walsham
4 3   P Edwards
  E Goolagong
6 6
  H Amos
  J Salomé
6 3 4   R Hunt
  M Pryde
4 2
  R Hunt
  M Pryde
3 6 6   P Edwards
  E Goolagong
6 6 1
  A Bakker
  M Schaar
3 0   W Shaw
  E Truman
1 8 6
  W Shaw
  E Truman
6 6   W Shaw
  E Truman
7 6
  H Niessen
  H Orth
4 6 9   Helga Niessen
  H Orth
5 1
  D Carter
  P Teeguarden
6 4 7

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  M Greenwood
  S Petersen
2 4
  G Chanfreau
  L Hunt
6 6   G Chanfreau
  L Hunt
6 2 6
  J Bartkowicz
  V Ziegenfuss
6 9   J Bartkowicz
  V Ziegenfuss
2 6 1
  E Ernest
  J Townsend
4 7   G Chanfreau
  L Hunt
6 7 6
Q   W Hall
  B Walsh
1 6   P Hogan
  M Michel
3 9 1
  P Hogan
  M Michel
6 8   P Hogan
  M Michel
6 6
  G Hansen
  S Walsh
3 6 6   G Hansen
  S Walsh
3 1
  S Johnson
  W Overton
6 4 3   G Chanfreau
  L Hunt
8 4
  M-A Curtis
  J Heldman
6 6 3   K Krantzcke
  K Melville
10 6
  J Drysdale
  H Segal
0 1   M-A Curtis
  J Heldman
6 6
  AM Arias
  F Bonicelli
9 6   AM Arias
  F Bonicelli
1 1
Q   A Avis
  F Luff
7 3   M-A Curtis
  J Heldman
2 2
  E Emmanuel
  C Martinez
4 6 3   K Krantzcke
  K Melville
6 6
  K Harter
  K Pigeon
6 8   K Harter
  K Pigeon
1 4
  A Palmeová
  V Vopičková
0 1 3   K Krantzcke
  K Melville
6 6
3   K Krantzcke
  K Melville
6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Final
  AM Estalella
  C Mandarino
6 6
Q   H Kayser
  H Sheedy
4 1
  AM Estalella
  C Mandarino
2 6 6
  J Sawamatsu
  K Sawamatsu
6 3 8
  R Bentley
  R Lloyd
4 6 1
  J Sawamatsu
  K Sawamatsu
6 1 6
  J Sawamatsu
  K Sawamatsu
0 4
2   R Casals
  BJ King
6 6
  L Beaven
  S Brasher
6 6 3
  E Isopaitis
  O Morozova
8 3 6
  E Isopaitis
  O Morozova
2 4
2   R Casals
  BJ King
6 6
  L Kaligis
  L Liem
4 1
2   R Casals
  BJ King
6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 100 Years of Wimbledon by Lance Tingay, Guinness Superlatives Ltd. 1977
  2. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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