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1987 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Martina Navratilova was the defending champion, but lost to second-seeded Hana Mandlíková in the final, 7–5, 7–6(7–1).

Women's Singles
1987 Australian Open
ChampionCzechoslovakia Hana Mandlíková
Runner-upUnited States Martina Navratilova
Final score7–5, 7–6(7–1)
Details
Draw96
Seeds16
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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There was no 1986 Australian Open, due to the administrative changes to make this contest the opening major of the year. The 1987 championship therefore followed on from the 1985 tournament, held just over a year earlier.

Contents

SeedsEdit

  1.   Martina Navratilova (Final)
  2.   Hana Mandlíková (Champion)
  3.   Pam Shriver (Quarterfinals)
  4.   Helena Suková (Fourth Round)
  5.   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch (Semifinals)
  6.   Manuela Maleeva (Fourth Round)
  7.   Zina Garrison (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Lori McNeil (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Robin White (Third Round)
  10.   Catarina Lindqvist (Semifinals)
  11.   Wendy Turnbull (Fourth Round)
  12.   Carling Bassett (Fourth Round)
  13.   Terry Phelps (Second Round)
  14.   Jo Durie (Fourth Round)
  15.   Dianne Balestrat (Third Round)
  16.   Rosalyn Fairbank (Second Round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Martina Navratilova 6 6
7   Zina Garrison 0 3
1   Martina Navratilova 6 6
10   Catarina Lindqvist 3 2
3   Pam Shriver 3 1
10   Catarina Lindqvist 6 6
1   Martina Navratilova 5 61
2   Hana Mandlíková 7 77
5   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 77 4 6
    Elizabeth Smylie 636 2
5   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 1 6 3
2   Hana Mandlíková 6 0 6
8   Lori McNeil 0 0
2   Hana Mandlíková 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   M Navratilova 6 6
  J Golder 0 2
1   M Navratilova 6 6
  C Monteiro 4 4   C Benjamin 2 1
  H Kelesi 6 6   H Kelesi 6 4 4
  C Benjamin 0 6 6   C Benjamin 4 6 6
  E Minter 6 4 4 1   M Navratilova 6 6
  J Tremelling 4 1
  B Bowes 6 616
WC   R Bryant 6 6 WC   R Bryant 2 77 3
  L Allen 1 3   B Bowes 3 5
  A Tobin-Dingwall 5 77 4   J Tremelling 6 7
  J Tremelling 7 656   J Tremelling 3 6 8
16   R Fairbank 6 4 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   W Turnbull 2 6 6
WC   L O'Neill 4 6 2   J Byrne 6 4 3
  J Byrne 6 2 6 11   W Turnbull 4 6 6
  J Mundel 6 1 2
  J Mundel 7 4 6
  C Macgregor 7 3 6   C Macgregor 5 6 0
  C Karlsson 5 6 2 11   W Turnbull 1 3
Q   S Rimes 6 6 7   Z Garrison 6 6
  C Copeland 2 2 Q   S Rimes 5 3
  E Pfaff 7 6
  E Pfaff 2 6 5
  E Okagawa 5 3 7   Z Garrison 6 3 7
Q   H Ludloff 7 6 Q   H Ludloff 1 1
7   Z Garrison 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   P Shriver 6 4 11
  A Moulton 4 6 6   A Moulton 2 6 9
  C Porwik 6 4 3 3   P Shriver 6 6
  E Reinach 2 4
  E Reinach 6 6
  L Field 77 1 6   L Field 1 2
  B Gerken 626 4 3   P Shriver 6 6
  A Henricksson 6 6 14   J Durie 1 2
  R Maršíková 4 4   A Henricksson 614
  J Polz 6 6   J Polz 77 6
WC   S Walsh-Pete 2 4   J Polz 1 4
14   J Durie 6 6
  V Nelson-Dunbar 5 1
14   J Durie 7 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   C Lindqvist 6 6
  K Okamoto 2 6 4   A Devries 2 3
  A Devries 6 2 6 10   C Lindqvist 4 6 6
  M-C Calleja 3 6 6   M-C Calleja 6 1 3
  M Yanagi 6 2 2   M-C Calleja 4 6 6
  M Bollegraf 6 4 3
10   C Lindqvist 6 6
  C Bartos-Cserepy 6 6 6   M Maleeva 3 3
  E Krapl 3 4   C Bartos-Cserepy 6 6
WC   A Scott 3 0
  C Bartos-Cserepy 3 77 5
Q   Y Koizumi 6 2 6 6   M Maleeva 6 657
  M Schropp 1 6 3 Q   Y Koizumi 4 1
6   M Maleeva 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   C Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  N Provis 2 2
5   C Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  M Pazderová 1 4   T Mochizuki 2 2
Q   C Singer 6 6   C Singer 3 3
  M Van Nostrand 1 3   T Mochizuki 6 6
  T Mochizuki 6 6 5   C Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
  S Hanika 7 5 10   S Hanika 3 1
Q   M van der Torre 5 7 8   S Hanika 6 6
  E Inoue 6 77   E Inoue 4 4
  D Van Rensburg 3 63   S Hanika 6 6
  A Kijimuta 3 3
  A Kijimuta 6 4 6
13   T Phelps 3 6 0

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   R White 6 6
  T Holladay 2 61 Q   B Cordwell 1 4
Q   B Cordwell 6 77 9   R White 1 2
  E Smylie 6 6
  E Smylie 6 6
  A Minter 4 4   P Hy 2 3
  P Hy 6 6   E Smylie 7 3 7
4   H Suková 5 6 5
  C Jolissaint 6 1 6
  B Nagelsen 6 666   B Nagelsen 4 6 3
  L Antonoplis 2 78 1   C Jolissaint 2 1
WC   M Jaggard 666 0 4   H Suková 6 6
  N Hu 78 2 6   N Hu 4 66
4   H Suková 6 78

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   L McNeil 6 6
  E Burgin 3 4
8   L McNeil 6 7
  G Fernández 6 6   M Werdel 2 5
WC   S McCann 4 3   G Fernández 2 3
  P Vásquez 4 2   M Werdel 6 6
  M Werdel 6 6 8   L McNeil 77 6
  A-M Fernandez 0 r   A Hobbs 643
  A Hobbs 3   A Hobbs 6 6
  S Gomer 4 6 8   S Gomer 2 3
  A Betzner 6 2 6   A Hobbs 6 6
15   D Balestrat 4 2
  G Rush 3 6 2
15   D Balestrat 6 4 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   C Bassett 6 6
Q   J Salmon 1 1
12   C Bassett 6 77
WC   M Bowrey 1 4   A Holiková 1 62
  W Probst 6 6   W Probst 7 4 6
Q   S Collins 1 6 4   A Holiková 5 6 8
  A Holiková 6 4 6 12   C Bassett 2 6 2
2   H Mandlíková 6 4 6
  K Keil 2 4
LL   V Paquet 5 3   A Smith 6 6
  A Smith 7 6   A Smith 3 2
WC   M Turk 1 3 2   H Mandlíková 6 6
  J Richardson 6 6   J Richardson 6 2 2
2   H Mandlíková 4 6 6

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