1980 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Third-seeded Hana Mandlíková defeated Wendy Turnbull 6–0, 7–5 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1980 Australian Open.

Women's Singles
1980 Australian Open
ChampionCzechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková
Runner-upAustralia Wendy Turnbull
Final score6–0, 7–5
Details
Draw56 (8 Q )
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
← 1979 · Australian Open · 1981 →

This was the last time that two major finalists have not yet won their first major yet, this would later be occurred until the 1998 Wimbledon Championships, a span of 63 tournaments. Turnbull is the last Australian woman to reach the singles final.

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Martina Navratilova (Semifinalist)
  2.   Evonne Goolagong (Second round)
  3.   Hana Mandlíková (Champion)
  4.   Wendy Turnbull (Finalist)
  5.   Greer Stevens (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Virginia Ruzici (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Pam Shriver (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Sylvia Hanika (Third round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Martina Navratilova 4 6 7
5   Greer Stevens 6 1 6
1   Martina Navratilova 4 5
4   Wendy Turnbull 6 7
4   Wendy Turnbull 3 6 6
7   Pam Shriver 6 3 2
4   Wendy Turnbull 0 5
3   Hana Mandlíková 6 7
6   Virginia Ruzici 1 6 4
3   Hana Mandlíková 6 3 6
3   Hana Mandlíková 6 6
    Mima Jaušovec 4 1
    Candy Reynolds 6 3 3
    Mima Jaušovec 4 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   M Navratilova 6 6 6
  R Blount 6 6   R Blount 3 7 1
  M Mesker 1 3 1   M Navratilova 6 6
  D Morrison 3 6 6   B Nagelsen 2 2
  F Hutnick 6 3 4   D Morrison 2 3
  B Nagelsen 6 4 6   B Nagelsen 6 6
  R Casals 4 6 4 1   M Navratilova 4 6 7
  L Morse 1 6 6 5   G Stevens 6 1 6
Q   G Lovera 6 1 1   L Morse 6 7
Q   B Catton 3 6 7 Q   B Catton 3 5
  D Evers 6 3 5   L Morse 7 0 0
  S Leo 6 6 5   G Stevens 6 6 6
Q   C Newton 4 4   S Leo 2 4
5   G Stevens 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   W Turnbull 6 6
  L Forood 7 4 6   L Forood 2 3
  N Gregory 5 6 2 4   W Turnbull 6 6
  S Barker 6 6   S Barker 4 2
  C Kohde-Kilsch 4 3   S Barker 6 6
  D Desfor 6 6 6   D Desfor 2 3
  B Randall 4 7 3 4   W Turnbull 3 6 6
  B Stöve 6 1 6 7   P Shriver 6 3 2
  R Fairbank 1 6 2   B Stöve 6 6
  K Gulley 6 6   K Gulley 3 2
  M Harper 3 4   B Stöve 3 1
  S Saliba 4 7 6 7   P Shriver 6 6
  C Jolissaint 6 5 1   S Saliba 1 5
7   P Shriver 6 7

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
6   V Ruzici 6 7
Q   L Cassell 6 6 Q   L Cassell 2 5
  J Walker 3 3 6   V Ruzici 7 6
  M Pinterova 6 6   M Pinterova 5 3
  E Sayers 1 2   M Pinterova 7 7
  A Tobin 7 6   A Tobin 5 5
  H Strachoňová 6 1 6   V Ruzici 1 6 4
Q   K Pratt 1 7 6 3   H Mandlíková 6 3 6
  P Whytcross 6 5 1 Q   K Pratt 1 3
  B Hallquist 6 7   B Hallquist 6 6
  S Walsh 4 5   B Hallquist 2 2
  E Little 7 1 6 3   H Mandlíková 6 6
  T Harford 5 6 3   E Little 6 2
3   H Mandlíková 7 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
8   S Hanika 6 6
  N Schutte 3 6 6   N Schutte 0 1
Q   M Yates 6 2 0 8   S Hanika 3 7 0
  C Reynolds 6 7   C Reynolds 6 6 6
Q   H Gourlay 4 6   C Reynolds 6 6
  R Tomanová 6 6   R Tomanová 4 2
Q   M-C Calleja 4 4   C Reynolds 4 6 6
  A Minter 3 6 6   M Jaušovec 6 3 3
  A Kiyomura 6 3 3   A Minter 7 6
  N Sato 6 6   N Sato 5 0
  Lee D-h 2 3   A Minter 2 2
  M Jaušovec 6 6   M Jaušovec 6 6
  B Bunge 4 3   M Jaušovec 6 4 6
2   E Goolagong 2 6 4

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1980 US Open – Women's Singles
Grand Slam women's singles Succeeded by
1981 French Open – Women's Singles