1973 Wimbledon Championships – Women's doubles

Billie Jean King and Betty Stöve were the defending champions, but decided not to play together.

Women's doubles
1973 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsUnited States Rosie Casals
United States Billie Jean King
Runners-upFrance Françoise Dürr
Netherlands Betty Stöve
Final score6–1, 4–6, 7–5
Details
Draw50 (3 Q )
Seeds4
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
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King and Rosie Casals defeated Stöve and Françoise Dürr in the final, 6–1, 4–6, 7–5 to win the ladies' doubles tennis title at the 1973 Wimbledon Championships.[1][2]

SeedsEdit

01.     Rosie Casals /   Billie Jean King (champions)
02.     Margaret Court /   Lesley Hunt (quarterfinals)
03.     Françoise Dürr /   Betty Stöve (final)
04.     Olga Morozova /   Virginia Wade (third round)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Rosie Casals
  Billie Jean King
6 6
  Julie Anthony
  Mona Schallau
4 3
1   Rosie Casals
  Billie Jean King
7 7
  Evonne Goolagong
  Janet Young
5 5
  Evonne Goolagong
  Janet Young
6 6
  Joyce Williams
  Winnie Wooldridge
3 1
1   Rosie Casals
  Billie Jean King
6 4 7
3   Françoise Dürr
  Betty Stöve
1 6 5
  Cynthia Doerner
  Laura duPont
3 1
3   Françoise Dürr
  Betty Stöve
6 6
3   Françoise Dürr
  Betty Stöve
7 8
  Fiorella Bonicelli
  Isabel Fernández de Soto
5 6
  Fiorella Bonicelli
  Isabel Fernández de Soto
6 6
2   Margaret Court
  Lesley Hunt
2 4

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
1   R Casals
  BJ King
6 6
  D Boshoff
  I Kloss
3 4
1   R Casals
  BJ King
6 6
  A Kiyomura
  M Redondo
2 0
  B Cuypers
  K Latham
5 6 3
  A Kiyomura
  M Redondo
7 4 6
1   R Casals
  BJ King
6 6
  J Anthony
  M Schallau
4 3
  B Kirk
  P Pretorius
6 5 6
  L Kaligis
  L Sugiarto
4 7 4
  B Kirk
  P Pretorius
4 9 4
  J Anthony
  M Schallau
6 7 6
  K Kemmer
  L Rossouw
1 2
  J Anthony
  M Schallau
2 6 6   J Anthony
  M Schallau
6 6
  C Evert
  V Ziegenfuss
6 2 4

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
4   O Morozova
  V Wade
6 6
  P Coleman
  W Turnbull
3 1 4   O Morozova
  V Wade
6 3 6
  J Newberry
  P Teeguarden
8 4 6   J Newberry
  P Teeguarden
3 6 4
  N Eastburn
  D Fromholtz
6 6 0 4   O Morozova
  V Wade
7 4
  P Hogan
  S Walsh
6 6   E Goolagong
  J Young
9 6
  AM Estalella
  C Mandarino
1 1   P Hogan
  S Walsh
3 3
  K Krantzcke
  W Overton
4 6 2   E Goolagong
  J Young
6 6
  E Goolagong
  J Young
6 2 6   E Goolagong
  J Young
6 6
  L Charles
  G Coles
6 4 6   J Williams
  W Wooldridge
3 1
  M Gurdal
  M Van Haver
3 6 4   L Charles
  G Coles
3 4
  K Ebbinghaus
  G Walhof
6 6   K Ebbinghaus
  G Walhof
6 6
  F Guédy
  O de Roubin
1 1   K Ebbinghaus
  G Walhof
6 3
  S Minford
  L Tenney
3 4   J Williams
  W Wooldridge
8 6
  A Bakker
  M Schaar
6 6   A Bakker
  M Schaar
7 0
  N Fuchs
  M Pryde
6 2 1   J Williams
  W Wooldridge
9 6
  J Williams
  W Wooldridge
4 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
  H Gourlay
  C Janes
5 6 6
  I Bentzer
  M Wikstedt
7 3 3   H Gourlay
  C Janes
5 3
  C Doerner
  L duPont
6 6   C Doerner
  L duPont
7 6
  L Beaven
  S Brasher
2 3   C Doerner
  L duPont
6 6
  L Blachford
  V Burton
3 4   C Martinez
  W Paish
3 3
  C Martinez
  W Paish
6 6   C Martinez
  W Paish
6 6
  C Sandberg
  L Tuero
w/o   C Molesworth
  P Moor
4 4
  C Molesworth
  P Moor
  C Doerner
  L duPont
3 1
  K Harris
  K Melville
6 6 3   F Dürr
  B Stöve
6 6
  V Ruzici
  M Simionescu
2 0   K Harris
  K Melville
3 4
Q   M Christenson
  J Dixon
4 2   J Fayter
  M Michel
6 6
  J Fayter
  M Michel
6 6   J Fayter
  M Michel
5 0
  M Navrátilová
  R Tomanová
6 1 2 3   F Dürr
  B Stöve
7 6
  T Fretz
  J Heldman
4 6 6   T Fretz
  J Heldman
7 2 4
  P Bostrom
  S Stap
1 3 3   F Dürr
  B Stöve
5 6 6
3   F Dürr
  B Stöve
6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
  K Fukuoka
  K Sawamatsu
4 6 1
  F Bonicelli
  I Fernández de Soto
6 4 6   F Bonicelli
  I Fernández de Soto
6 6
  M Neumannová
  V Vopičková
2 1
  F Bonicelli
  I Fernández de Soto
6 6
Q   V Berner
  P Faulkner
1 3
  L Bassi
  L Pericoli
4 7 0
Q   V Berner
  P Faulkner
6 5 6
  F Bonicelli
  I Fernández de Soto
6 6
2   M Court
  L Hunt
2 4
  M Giorgi
  D Marzano
4 6 7
  S Mappin
  W Slaughter
6 2 5
  M Giorgi
  D Marzano
2 2
2   M Court
  L Hunt
6 6
Q   C Matison
  M Tesch
1 2
2   M Court
  L Hunt
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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