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1972 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

Billie Jean King defeated the defending champion Evonne Goolagong in the final, 6–3, 6–3 to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1972 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

Women's Singles
1972 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionUnited States Billie Jean King
Runner-upAustralia Evonne Goolagong
Final score6–3, 6–3
Details
Draw96 (8Q)
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
← 1971 · Wimbledon Championships · 1973 →

Contents

SeedsEdit

01.     Evonne Goolagong (Final)
02.     Billie Jean King (Champion)
03.     Nancy Richey (Quarterfinals)
04.     Chris Evert (Semifinals)
05.     Kerry Melville (Third round)
06.     Rosie Casals (Semifinals)
07.     Virginia Wade (Quarterfinals)
08.     Françoise Dürr (Quarterfinals)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Evonne Goolagong 8 7
8   Françoise Dürr 6 5
1   Evonne Goolagong 4 6 6
4   Chris Evert 6 3 4
4   Chris Evert 6 4 6
  Patti Hogan 2 6 1
1   Evonne Goolagong 3 3
2   Billie Jean King 6 6
6   Rosie Casals 3 6 6
3   Nancy Richey 6 4 0
6   Rosie Casals 2 4
2   Billie Jean King 6 6
7   Virginia Wade 1 6 3
2   Billie Jean King 6 3 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   E Goolagong 6 6
  M Pryde 3 4
1   E Goolagong 6 6
  S Stap 2 0
  S Stap 6 5 6
  A Bakker 0 7 1
1   E Goolagong 3 6 9
  O Morozova 6 0 7
  F Bonicelli 5 5
  O Morozova 7 7
  O Morozova 6 6
  W Overton 4 1
  K Schediwy 1 4
  W Overton 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   F Dürr 6 6
  E Emanuel 1 1
8   F Dürr 6 6
  E Truman 0 1
  I Fernández de Soto 2 4
  E Truman 6 6
8   F Dürr 6 6
  L duPont 1 2
  J Williams 9 6 2
  L duPont 7 8 6
  L duPont 9 6
  M Kroschina 8 4
  M Schallau 4 6 1
  M Kroschina 6 2 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   C Evert 1 6 6
  V Ziegenfuss 6 3 3 4   C Evert 6 6
  J Newberry 6 6   J Newberry 3 0
  K Ebbinghaus 3 1 4   C Evert 8 8
  S Brasher 6 9   M-A Eisel 6 6
  C Graebner 1 8   S Brasher 2 6 3
Q   M Gurdal 2 4   M-A Eisel 6 4 6
  M-A Eisel 6 6 4   C Evert 6 6
  O de Roubin 1 6 0   J Anthony 3 2
Q   J Anthony 6 3 6   J Anthony 7 2 6
  L Beaven 6 2 4   V Burton 5 6 2
  V Burton 2 6 6   J Anthony 6 6
  J Cooper 6 6   J Cooper 1 2
  P Faulkner 0 3   J Cooper 6 6
  V Vopičková 6 6   V Vopičková 3 2
Q   T O'Shaughnessy 1 2

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   K Melville 6 6
  V Berner 2 2 5   K Melville 6 9
  S Pachta 6 3 7   S Pachta 0 7
Q   S Mappin 3 6 5 5   K Melville 4 4
  J Fayter 1 3   P Hogan 6 6
  L Tuero 6 6   L Tuero 1 4
Q   W Appleby 4 6   P Hogan 6 6
  P Hogan 6 8   P Hogan 6 6
  L Rossouw 7 6   P Teeguarden 3 4
  G Chanfreau 5 0   L Rossouw 4 6 7
  G Coles 3 6 3   D Pattison 6 3 5
  D Pattison 6 4 6   L Rossouw 2 2
Q   D Riste 4 2   P Teeguarden 6 6
  R Giscafré 6 6   R Giscafré 0 0r
  C Molesworth 8 1   P Teeguarden 6 1
  P Teeguarden 9 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  G Walhof 6 6
  A Palmeová-West 3 1   G Walhof 6 6
  W Gilchrist 4 6 6   W Gilchrist 3 4
  K Pigeon 6 4 3   G Walhof 2 8
  L Hunt 7 6   B Stöve 6 9
  B Kirk 5 4   L Hunt 7 5 2
  B Stöve 6 6   B Stöve 5 7 6
  L Bassi 3 0   B Stöve 3 2
  S Minford 4 4 6   R Casals 6 6
  B Hawcroft 6 6   B Hawcroft 6 2 6
  M Guzmán 4 1   E Biriukova 3 6 4
  E Biriukova 6 6   B Hawcroft 0 1
  S Hudson-Beck 4 6 4 6   R Casals 6 6
  C Doerner 6 3 6   C Doerner 2 8 0
  L Kaligis 4 3 6   R Casals 6 6 6
6   R Casals 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  L Charles 6 6
  N Fuchs 2 3   L Charles 5 6 5
  M Schaar 5 9 3   L Liem 7 4 7
  L Liem 7 7 6   L Liem 6 2 2
  A Cowie 6 6   K Harris 3 6 6
  D Carter-Triolo 2 2   A Cowie 6 2
  K Harris 8 3 7   K Harris 8 6
  K Kemmer 6 6 5   K Harris 3 5
  AM Pinto Bravo 5 3 3   N Richey 6 7
  H Amos 7 6   H Amos 1 2
  P Pretorius 6 6   P Pretorius 6 6
  W Turnbull 0 3   P Pretorius 2 6 2
  C Sandberg 6 6 3   N Richey 6 4 6
  M Neumannová 4 2   C Sandberg 7 1 2
  V Lancaster 2 1 3   N Richey 5 6 6
3   N Richey 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  J Dalton 6 7 9
  K Sawamatsu 3 9 7
  J Dalton 5 3
  H Gourlay 7 6
Q   K Blake 5 4
  H Gourlay 7 6
  H Gourlay 3 2
7   V Wade 6 6
  P Coleman 3 3
  I Bentzer 6 6
  I Bentzer 1 1
7   V Wade 6 6
  K Krantzcke 8 2 3
7   V Wade 6 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  W Shaw 6 6
  H Masthoff 3 2
  W Shaw 6 6
  M Louie 2 2
  M Louie 7 4 10
  J Heldman 5 6 8
  W Shaw 4 2
2   BJ King 6 6
  N Ornstein 5 3
  C Martinez 7 6
  C Martinez 1 3
2   BJ King 6 6
  S Walsh 2 0
2   BJ King 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