1977 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Doubles

Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova were the defending champions, but decided not to play together. Evert partnered with Rosie Casals, but they lost in the second round to Helen Cawley and JoAnne Russell.

Women's Doubles
1977 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsAustralia Helen Cawley
United States JoAnne Russell
Runners-upNetherlands Betty Stöve
United States Martina Navratilova
Final score6–3, 6–3
Details
Draw48 (3Q)
Seeds8
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women mixed
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Cawley and Russell defeated Navratilova and Betty Stöve in the final, 6–3, 6–3 to win the Ladies' Doubles tennis title at the 1977 Wimbledon Championships.[1]

SeedsEdit

01.     Martina Navratilova /   Betty Stöve (Final)
02.     Rosie Casals /   Chris Evert (Second round)
03.     Linky Boshoff /   Ilana Kloss (Quarterfinals)
04.     Françoise Dürr /   Virginia Wade (Semifinals)
05.     Kerry Reid /   Greer Stevens (Quarterfinals)
06.     Sue Barker /   Ann Kiyomura (Third round)
07.     Lesley Charles /   Sue Mappin (Semifinals)
08.     Billie Jean King /   Karen Susman (Second round)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Martina Navratilova
  Betty Stöve
6 6
  Jane Stratton
  Mimmi Wikstedt
2 0
1   Martina Navratilova
  Betty Stöve
6 6 6
4   Françoise Dürr
  Virginia Wade
8 2 2
4   Françoise Dürr
  Virginia Wade
7 7
5   Kerry Reid
  Greer Stevens
5 5
1   Martina Navratilova
  Betty Stöve
3 3
  Helen Cawley
  JoAnne Russell
6 6
7   Lesley Charles
  Sue Mappin
6 8 7
3   Linky Boshoff
  Ilana Kloss
3 9 5
7   Lesley Charles
  Sue Mappin
3 4
  Helen Cawley
  JoAnne Russell
6 6
  Brigitte Cuypers
  Marise Kruger
9 4 2
  Helen Cawley
  JoAnne Russell
8 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   M Navratilova
  B Stöve
6 7
  C Doerner
  W Turnbull
2 5 1   M Navratilova
  B Stöve
6 6
LL   R Khan
  N Weigel
0 1
1   M Navratilova
  B Stöve
6 7 6
  F Bonicelli
  R Giscafré
6 6   A Jones
  W Wooldridge
3 9 4
  L Beaven
  Y Vermaak
3 2   F Bonicelli
  R Giscafré
4 3
  A Jones
  W Wooldridge
6 6
1   M Navratilova
  B Stöve
6 6
  J Stratton
  M Wikstedt
2 0
6   S Barker
  A Kiyomura
6 6
  M Jaušovec
  V Ruzici
9 6   M Jaušovec
  V Ruzici
3 2
  J Durie
  A Hobbs
7 2 6   S Barker
  A Kiyomura
5 3
  L duPont
  J Newberry
1 6 4   J Stratton
  M Wikstedt
7 6
  J Stratton
  M Wikstedt
6 3 6   J Stratton
  M Wikstedt
9 6
  I Bentzer
  S Tolleson
7 2

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   F Dürr
  V Wade
6 1 6
  T Holladay
  K May
2 6 3 4   F Dürr
  V Wade
6 6
  S Simmonds
  M Tyler
4 3
4   F Dürr
  V Wade
6 4 8
Q   C Matison
  P Whytcross
4 6 6
Q   G Sammel
  L Whitfield
3 7 1
  R Fox
  K Harter
7 1 Q   C Matison
  P Whytcross
6 5 6
Q   C Matison
  P Whytcross
9 6 4   F Dürr
  V Wade
7 7
5   K Reid
  G Stevens
6 4 6 5   K Reid
  G Stevens
5 5
  L Antonoplis
  A Smith
2 6 2 5   K Reid
  G Stevens
6 7
  J Anthony
  E Nagelsen
3 5
5   K Reid
  G Stevens
6 6
  M Hamm
  C Reynolds
7 6   M Hamm
  C Reynolds
2 0
  C Molesworth
  B Thompson
5 3   M Hamm
  C Reynolds
w/o
  B Simon
  F Thibault

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  D Evers
  M Pinterova
4 0
  A-M Bruning
  S Walsh
3 6 1   T Austin
  L Hunt
6 6
  T Austin
  L Hunt
6 1 6   T Austin
  L Hunt
2 4
7   L Charles
  S Mappin
6 6
  A McDade
  E Vessies-Appel
4 5
  J Connor
  T Harford
5 1 7   L Charles
  S Mappin
6 7
7   L Charles
  S Mappin
7 6 7   L Charles
  S Mappin
6 8 7
3   D Boshoff
  I Kloss
3 9 5
  C Meyer
  R Tomanová
6 6
  G Coles
  L Mottram
6 3 Q   S Saliba
  M Sawyer
4 4
Q   S Saliba
  M Sawyer
8 6   C Meyer
  R Tomanová
3 6 3
3   D Boshoff
  I Kloss
6 3 6
  J Dalton
  K Ruddell
8 8
  F Mihai
  P Peled
3 2 3   D Boshoff
  I Kloss
9 9
3   D Boshoff
  I Kloss
6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  K Shaw
  V Ziegenfuss
6 6
LL   E Dignam
  C Lane
2 2   K Shaw
  V Ziegenfuss
4 7 4
  B Cuypers
  M Kruger
6 5 6
  B Cuypers
  M Kruger
6 6
LL   P Moor
  J Preyer
1 3   P Bostrom
  M Carillo
4 4
  P Bostrom
  M Carillo
6 6   P Bostrom
  M Carillo
7 6 6
8   BJ King
  K Susman
9 4 3
  B Cuypers
  M Kruger
9 4 2
  C Drury
  C Harrison
6 2 2   H Cawley
  J Russell
8 6 6
  J Fayter
  R Maršíková
4 6 6   J Fayter
  R Maršíková
6 2 6
  M Gurdal
  N Sato
3 6 3
  J Fayter
  R Maršíková
6 2
  H Cawley
  J Russell
8 6
  H Cawley
  J Russell
6 7
  H Eisterlehner
  I Riedel
1 1 2   R Casals
  C Evert
3 5
2   R Casals
  C Evert
6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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