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1974 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Second-seeded Evonne Goolagong defeated Chris Evert 7–6, 4–6, 6–0 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1974 Australian Open.[1]

Women's Singles
1974 Australian Open
ChampionAustralia Evonne Goolagong
Runner-upUnited States Chris Evert
Final score7–6, 4–6, 6–0
Details
Draw56
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
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SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Chris Evert (Finalist)
  2.   Evonne Goolagong (Champion)
  3.   Kerry Melville (Semifinalist)
  4.   Julie Heldman (Semifinalist)
  5.   Lesley Hunt (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Kerry Harris (First round)
  7.   Pam Teeguarden (Second round)
  8.   Kazuko Sawamatsu (Third round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Chris Evert 6 6
    Janet Newberry 2 4
1   Chris Evert 6 6
4   Julie Heldman 2 3
5   Lesley Hunt 5 7 2
4   Julie Heldman 7 6 6
1   Chris Evert 6 6 0
2   Evonne Goolagong 7 4 6
3   Kerry Melville 6 6
    Judy Dalton 3 4
3   Kerry Melville 6 7 1
2   Evonne Goolagong 7 5 6
    Karen Krantzcke 6 3 2
2   Evonne Goolagong 4 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   C Evert 6 6
  K Szeman 0 0
1   C Evert 6 6
  J Fallis 1 1
  J Fallis 3 6 6
  T Sade 6 0 3
1   C Evert 6 6
  J Walker 7 3 7   J Newberry 2 4
  C Matison 6 6 5   J Walker 4 6
  J Newberry 6 6   J Newberry 6 7
  K Nomura 0 2   J Newberry 6 6
  M Tesch 6 6 8   K Sawamatsu 3 3
  K Hogarth 4 1   M Tesch 6 2 4
  H Anliot 4 3 8   K Sawamatsu 1 6 6
8   K Sawamatsu 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
5   L Hunt 6 6
  W Paish 4 0 5   L Hunt 6 7
  H Gourlay 6 4 7   H Gourlay 2 6
  L Beaven 2 6 5 5   L Hunt 7 6
  S Barker 7 6   S Barker 5 2
  I Larsson 6 3   S Barker 6 6 6
  J Schwikert 6 6   J Schwikert 2 7 3
  F Candy 4 2 5   L Hunt 5 7 2
  N Brouwer 6 6 4   J Heldman 7 6 6
  B Rae 4 3   N Brouwer 0 2
  P Coleman 7 5 6   P Coleman 6 6
  M Strandberg 5 7 3   P Coleman 1 2
  W Turnbull 6 6 4   J Heldman 6 6
  B Dale 0 0   W Turnbull 3 4
  N Gregory 3 3 4   J Heldman 6 6
4   J Heldman 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   K Melville 6 6
  K Chute 1 2 3   K Melville 6 6
  D Fromholtz 7 6 6   D Fromholtz 2 1
  P Whytcross 6 7 0 3   K Melville 6 6
  A Kiyomura 6 6   A Kiyomura 3 3
  JD Griffiths 1 3   A Kiyomura 6 6
  M Morgan 6 6   M Morgan 1 2
  A Schothurst 2 0 3   K Melville 6 6
  G Williams 7 6   J Dalton 3 4
  S Arnott 6 2   G Williams 2 1
  J Fayter 6 6   J Fayter 6 6
  J Schwikert 3 2   J Fayter 3 5
  J Dalton 4 6 6   J Dalton 6 7
  C O'Neil 6 2 2   J Dalton 4 6 6
  J Dimond 2 6 6   J Dimond 6 2 0
6   K Harris 6 3 4

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7   P Teeguarden 6 6
  N Lauteslager 1 3 7   P Teeguarden 6 1 2
  K Krantzcke 6 6   K Krantzcke 4 6 6
  V Lancaster 3 3   K Krantzcke 6 4 6
  M Wikstedt 2 6 6   J Young 4 6 4
  B Hawcroft 6 1 1   M Wikstedt 2 3
  J Young 6 6   J Young 6 6
  K Walker 3 4   K Krantzcke 6 3 2
2   E Goolagong 4 6 6
  J O'Neill 4 4
  P Michel 6 6
  P Michel 6 4
2   E Goolagong 7 6
  M Yokobori 0 0
2   E Goolagong 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Results Archive - 1974 Women's Singles - Australian Open Tennis Championships 2015 - Official Site by IBM". www.ausopen.com. Retrieved 20 December 2016.

External linksEdit