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1986 French Open – Women's Singles

Chris Evert was the defending champion and successfully defended her title, defeating Martina Navratilova 2–6, 6–3, 6–3 in what was their 3rd successive final at the French Open. This was Evert's 18th and final Grand Slam singles championship, and her 7th Roland Garros championship, an all-time record for women. This win meant that Evert won a Grand Slam title for a 13th consecutive year, an Open Era record.

Women's Singles
1986 French Open
ChampionUnited States Chris Evert-Lloyd
Runner-upUnited States Martina Navratilova
Final score2–6, 6–3, 6–3
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
← 1985 · French Open · 1987 →

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-Lloyd (Champion)
  3.   Steffi Graf (Quarterfinalist)
  4.   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch (Fourth Round)
  5.   Hana Mandlíková (Semifinalist)
  6.   Helena Suková (Semifinalist)
  7.   Kathy Rinaldi (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Manuela Maleeva (Third Round)
  9.   Gabriela Sabatini (Fourth Round)
  10.   Zina Garrison (Third Round)
  11.   Kathy Jordan (First Round)
  12.   Catarina Lindqvist (Fourth Round)
  13.   Carling Bassett (Quarterfinalist)
  14.   Andrea Temesvári (Second Round)
  15.   Anne White (First Round)
  16.   Terry Phelps (Third Round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Martina Navratilova 7 6
7   Kathy Rinaldi 5 4
1   Martina Navratilova 4 77 6
6   Helena Suková 6 642
    Mary Joe Fernández 2 4
6   Helena Suková 6 6
1   Martina Navratilova 6 3 3
2   Chris Evert-Lloyd 2 6 6
5   Hana Mandlíková 2 77 6
3   Steffi Graf 6 631
5   Hana Mandlíková 1 1
2   Chris Evert-Lloyd 6 6
13   Carling Bassett 7 2 1
2   Chris Evert-Lloyd 5 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Navratilova 6 6
  Cecchini 3 3 1   Navratilova 6 6
  Savchenko 6 3 9   Savchenko 2 2
  Pfaff 4 6 7 1   Navratilova 6 6
  Porwik 6 6   Porwik 3 3
  Keppeler 2 4   Porwik 6 6
Q   Tarabini 3 6 6 Q   Tarabini 4 2
  Hanika 6 3 4 1   Navratilova 6 6
  Nelson-Dunbar 6 6   Garrone 1 2
  White 2 3   Nelson-Dunbar 3 63
  Garrone 6 6   Garrone 6 77
  Karlsson 2 1   Garrone 6 6
WC   Dechaume 6 6 10   Garrison 2 2
  Gomer 2 3 WC   Dechaume 2 3
10   Garrison 6 6 10   Garrison 6 6
  Dinu 2 3

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   Lindqvist 6 6
  Kim 2 1 12   Lindqvist 1 6 6
Q   Meier 0 6 6 Q   Meier 6 2 3
  Demongeot 6 3 4 12   Lindqvist 4 6 6
  Bonder 6 6   Bonder 6 4 3
  Reinach 4 4   Bonder 6 5 6
  Kanellopoulou 646 6   Kanellopoulou 2 7 2
  Medrado 77 4 0 12   Lindqvist 4
  Sloane 77 2 7 7   Rinaldi 6
Q   Perez-Roldan 626 5   Sloane 6 2 2
  Fairbank 6 7   Fairbank 3 6 6
WC   Vanier 3 5   Fairbank 1 2
  Burgin 6 6 7   Rinaldi 6 6
LL   Skuherská 1 1   Burgin 612
7   Rinaldi 6 6 7   Rinaldi 77 6
  Na 1 3

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  McNeil 4 1 4   Kohde-Kilsch 6 77
  Reggi 6 7   Reggi 1 65
  Minter 1 5 4   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  Jaušovec 6 7   Jaušovec 0 3
  Villagrán 4 5   Jaušovec 1 78 7
  Holíková 6 6   Holíková 6 665
  Bowes 1 3 4   Kohde-Kilsch 645
  Hobbs 6 6   MJ Fernández 77 7
  Durie 2 4   Hobbs 6 6
  Sodupe 7 7   Sodupe 3 4
WC   Derly 5 5   Hobbs 2 0
  MJ Fernández 77 6   MJ Fernández 6 6
  Kelesi 643   MJ Fernández 5 6 6
14   Temesvári 3 6 6 14   Temesvári 7 2 3
  Jolissaint 6 2 4

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   Phelps 6 6
  Nagelsen 3 2 16   Phelps 0 6 6
  Mascarin 77 6   Mascarin 6 2 2
  Holton 634 16   Phelps 630
  C Fernandez 6 5 6   Maleeva 77 6
  Mochizuki 1 7 2   C Fernandez 3 2
  Maleeva 6 6   Maleeva 6 6
  Holladay 1 2   Maleeva 6 4 1
  Scheuer-Larsen 6 6 6   Suková 3 6 6
  Kinney 0 0   Scheuer-Larsen 7 6
  Drescher 6 6   Drescher 5 2
Q   Novotná 2 3   Scheuer-Larsen 4 4
  G Fernández 6 6 6   Suková 6 6
  Schropp 0 2   G Fernández 5 1
6   Suková 6 6 6   Suková 7 6
Q   Simmonds 1 2

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Mandlíková 656 6
  Goleš 77 3 3 5   Mandlíková 6 6
WC   Paquet 3 6 6 WC   Paquet 0 1
  Lindström 6 4 4 5   Mandlíková 6 6
  Dias 3 6 6   Maršíková 1 2
  Parkhomenko 6 4 3   Dias 6 2 1
  Maršíková 6 6   Maršíková 2 6 6
  Horvath 4 1 5   Mandlíková 6 6
  Torres 6 6   Gildemeister 1 3
  Russell 3 3   Torres 4 6 6
  Krapl 2 6 6   Krapl 6 1 1
  Cueto 6 1 3   Torres 1 3
  Yanagi 3 77 8   Gildemeister 6 6
  Kijimuta 6 646   Yanagi 5 77 4
  Gildemeister 6 6   Gildemeister 7 636
15   White 1 3

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Benjamin 1 6 6
11   Jordan 6 2 3   Benjamin 6 4 8
  Gurney 7 77   Gurney 4 6 6
  Tremelling 5 64   Benjamin 3 6 5
  Croft 6 6   Casale 6 4 7
Q   Dahlström 3 3   Croft 3 6 3
  Casale 6 3 6   Casale 6 3 6
  Reynolds 0 6 3   Casale 1 3
  Mesker 6 6 3   Graf 6 6
  Cordwell 0 0   Mesker 6 2 6
  Bunge 6 6   Bunge 2 6 3
  Calleja 1 2   Mesker 2 1
  Rush 5 6 8 3   Graf 6 6
WC   Amiach 7 4 6   Rush 1 1
3   Graf 6 6 3   Graf 6 6
  Betzner 1 0

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Maleeva 6 6
  Skronská 1 2 8   Maleeva 6 6
  Suire 5 6 6   Suire 0 3
  Moulton 7 4 3 8   Maleeva 7 665
Q   Bonsignori 6 6   Paz 5 78 7
  Tobin 0 0 Q   Bonsignori 5 0
  Paz 6377 6   Paz 7 6
  Herr 77 631   Paz 4 6 0
  Field 6 6 13   Bassett 6 2 6
  Smylie 1 3   Field 0 4
  Byrne 6 6   Byrne 6 6
  Vermaak 3 3   Byrne 3 2
WC   Etchemendy 6 6 13   Bassett 6 6
  Gerken 3 0 WC   Etchemendy 6 4 5
13   Bassett 7 6 13   Bassett 3 6 7
  Tanvier 5 3

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   Sabatini 6 6
  Inoue 1 1 9   Sabatini 6 6
  Huber 6 6   Huber 1 3
  Paradis 1 2 9   Sabatini 6 6
Q   Madruga-Osses 6 7 Q   Madruga-Osses 3 3
  Henricksson 3 5 Q   Madruga-Osses 6 2 7
  Budařová 6 6   Budařová 4 6 5
  Gompert 1 0 9   Sabatini 6 3 3
  Tauziat 5 6 9 2   Evert-Lloyd 1 6 6
WC   Niox-Château 7 3 7   Tauziat 6 2 2
  Smith 6 6   Smith 1 6 6
  Mundel 1 3   Smith 3 1
  Herreman 7 6 2   Evert-Lloyd 6 6
  Spence 5 1   Herreman 2 1
2   Evert-Lloyd 6 6 2   Evert-Lloyd 6 6
WC   Calmette 0 1

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