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1985 French Open – Women's Singles

Martina Navratilova was the defending champion but lost in the final to Chris Evert 6–3, 6–7(4–7), 7–5, in a repeat of the previous year's final.

Women's Singles
1985 French Open
ChampionUnited States Chris Evert
Runner-upUnited States Martina Navratilova
Final score6–3, 6–7(4–7), 7–5
Details
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends −45 45+ women
WC Singles men women
WC Doubles men women
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Contents

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Martina Navratilova (Finalist)
  2.   Chris Evert (Champion)
  3.   Hana Mandlíková (Quarterfinalist)
  4.   Manuela Maleeva (Quarterfinalist)
  5.   Helena Suková (Second round)
  6.   Zina Garrison (Second round)
  7.   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch (Semifinalist)
  8.   Carling Bassett (Fourth round)
  9.   Catarina Lindqvist (Second round)
  10.   Bonnie Gadusek (Fourth round)
  11.   Steffi Graf (Fourth round)
  12.   Barbara Potter (First round)
  13.   Kathy Rinaldi (Third round)
  14.   Gabriela Sabatini (Semifinalist)
  15.   Andrea Temesvári (First round)
  16.   Pam Casale (Second round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Martina Navratilova 6 6
    Sandra Cecchini 2 2
1   Martina Navratilova 6 6
7   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 4 4
3   Hana Mandlíková 4 4
7   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
1   Martina Navratilova 3 77 5
2   Chris Evert 6 647
14   Gabriela Sabatini 6 1 7
4   Manuela Maleeva 3 6 5
14   Gabriela Sabatini 4 1
2   Chris Evert 6 6
    Terry Phelps 4 0
2   Chris Evert 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Navratilova 6 6
  Teeguarden 1 0 1   Navratilova 6 6
  Wade 77 6   Wade 3 0
  Gomer 654 1   Navratilova 6 6
  Tanvier 6 6   Tanvier 0 0
  Skuherská 2 3   Tanvier 6 6
  Sands 7 1 6   Sands 4 4
  Šašak 5 6 3 1   Navratilova 6 6
  Reggi 6 4 6   Reggi 4 1
  Amiach 0 6 0   Reggi 6 77
  Jaušovec 6 6   Jaušovec 2 65
  Croft 2 0   Reggi 6 6
  Skronská 6 2 6 13   Rinaldi 2 0
  Kelesi 4 6 1   Skronská 4 0
13   Rinaldi 6 6 13   Rinaldi 6 6
  Mochizuki 4 0

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Scheuer-Larsen 6 6
12   Potter 3 1   Scheuer-Larsen 6 6
  Herr 6 6   Herr 3 1
  Mesker 1 0   Scheuer-Larsen 6 4 6
  Horvath 6 2 6   Horvath 1 6 1
  Ruzici 4 6 3   Horvath 77 6
  Keppeler 6 1 6   Keppeler 641
  Yanagi 4 6 2   Scheuer-Larsen 3 2
  Cecchini 6 6   Cecchini 6 6
  Holton 0 1   Cecchini 6 6
  Karlsson 4 6 6   Karlsson 0 1
  Holladay 6 3 1   Cecchini 7 5 6
  Jolissaint 77 6   Jolissaint 5 7 4
  Inoue 642   Jolissaint 2 6 6
5   Suková 6 6 5   Suková 6 3 0
  Pfaff 1 2

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Mandlíková 6 7
  Fernández 1 5 3   Mandlíková 2 6 7
  Burgin 7 4   Burgin 6 4 5
  Klitch 5 0 r. 3   Mandlíková 6 6
  Raponi-Longo 6 6 Q   Garrone 3 0
  Washington 4 2   Raponi-Longo 5 2
Q   Garrone 6 6 Q   Garrone 7 6
  Steinmetz 1 1 3   Mandlíková 78 6
  Henricksson 3 6 6   Spence 662
  Budařová 6 3 3   Henricksson 6 1 4
  Villagrán 6 6   Villagrán 3 6 6
  Einy 2 0   Villagrán 0 1
  Spence 6 2 6   Spence 6 6
  Balestrat 3 6 3   Spence 7 6
9   Lindqvist 6 6 9   Lindqvist 5 2
  Savchenko 2 3

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Paradis 77 3 6
15   Temesvári 646 3   Paradis 0 2
  Mascarin 6 7   Mascarin 6 6
  Brown 3 5   Mascarin 2 6 3
  Hanika 7 6   Hanika 6 0 6
  Smith 5 1   Hanika 6 6
  Benjamin 4 6 6   Benjamin 0 1
  Jexell 6 3 0   Hanika 7 0 3
  Maleeva 6 7 7   Kohde-Kilsch 5 6 6
Q   Tell 3 5   Maleeva 6 6
  Spain-Short 6 5 6   Spain-Short 1 1
  Brown 1 7 3   Maleeva 4 3
  Medrado 6 6 7   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  Torres 2 2   Medrado 4 4
7   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6 7   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  Solomon 2 2

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   Garrison 6 6
  Golder 3 0 6   Garrison 646 11
  Fairbank 7 6   Fairbank 77 2 13
  Hobbs 5 2   Fairbank 4 713 6
  Herreman 7 6 Q   Cueto 6 6113
  Bonsignori 5 4 WC   Herreman 4 2
Q   Cueto 78 5 6 Q   Cueto 6 6
  Minter 667 3   Fairbank 0 6 5
  Suire 77 6 14   Sabatini 6 1 7
  Russell 642   Suire 0 65
  White 6 4 9   White 6 77
  Schmid 2 6 7   White 1 62
Q   Barg 3 6 6 14   Sabatini 6 77
  Goleš 6 2 4 Q   Barg 0 2
14   Sabatini 6 6 14   Sabatini 6 6
  Drescher 2 2

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   Gadusek 6 6
  Dias 3 2 10   Gadusek 6 6
  Jaeger 6 7   Jaeger 1 1
  Foltz 4 5 10   Gadusek 6 6
  Minter 6 6 WC   Calmette 2 0
  Schropp 2 2   Minter 1 4
WC   Calmette 6 7 WC   Calmette 6 6
  Paz 4 5 10   Gadusek 5 3
Q   Holíková 6 6 4   Maleeva 7 6
  Mould 2 1 Q   Holíková 2 6 3
WC   Calleja 4 6 6 WC   Calleja 6 4 6
Q   Bernstein 6 3 4 WC   Calleja 0 1
  Jauch-Delhees 7 6 4   Maleeva 6 6
WC   Etchemendy 5 3   Jauch-Delhees 1 2
4   Maleeva 6 6 4   Maleeva 6 6
  Collins 3 3

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Bassett 79 77
  Betzner 6762 8   Bassett 6 6
  Mundel 6 6   Mundel 3 3
  Rush 1 3 8   Bassett 7 6
  Nelson 6 6 Q   Dinu 5 4
WC   Demongeot 2 2   Nelson 6 632
Q   Dinu 7 7 Q   Dinu 4 77 6
  Quinlan 5 5 8   Bassett 6 0 2
  Phelps 6 6   Phelps 4 6 6
  Uys 4 4   Phelps 6 6
WC   Derly 7 0 6 WC   Derly 3 2
  Durie 5 6 4   Phelps 6 4 6
WC   Tauziat 6 666 WC   Tauziat 3 6 2
  White 0 78 2 WC   Tauziat 6377 6
16   Casale 6 6 16   Casale 77 652
  Cummings 3 1

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   Graf 77 6
LL   Okagawa 654 11   Graf 6 6
  Kim 6 6   Kim 0 4
  Eliseenko 1 2 11   Graf 6 77
  Bunge 6 6   Bunge 1 64
  Vásquez 1 1   Bunge 6 6
  McNeil 6 6   McNeil 1 1
  Purdy 1 0 11   Graf 2 3
  Gildemeister 6 6 2   Evert 6 6
  Leand 3 2   Gildemeister 3 4
  Kanellopoulou 7 3 6   Kanellopoulou 6 6
  Nagelsen 5 6 4   Kanellopoulou 3 5
  Bonder 77 2 6 2   Evert 6 7
WC   Vanier 656 0   Bonder 5 3
2   Evert 6 6 2   Evert 7 6
Q   Tremelling 2 1

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