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1990 Australian Open – Women's Singles

First-seeded Steffi Graf was the two-time defending champion, and successfully defended her title, defeating Mary Joe Fernandez 6–3 6–4 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1990 Australian Open.

Women's Singles
1990 Australian Open
ChampionGermany Steffi Graf
Runner-upUnited States Mary Joe Fernandez
Final score6–3, 6–4
Details
Draw128
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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SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Steffi Graf (Champion)
  2.   Gabriela Sabatini (Third round)
  3.   Zina Garrison (Quarterfinalist)
  4.   Helena Suková (Semifinalist)
  5.   Jana Novotná (Third round)
  6.   Mary Joe Fernandez (Finalist)
  7.   Hana Mandlíková (Third round)
  8.   Helen Kelesi (Third round)
  9.   Katerina Maleeva (Quarterfinalist)
  10.   Natalia Zvereva (Second round)
  11.   Pam Shriver (Third round)
  12.   Larisa Savchenko-Neiland (First round)
  13.   Raffaella Reggi (Fourth round)
  14.   Rosalyn Fairbank (Third round)
  15.   Gigi Fernández (Fourth round)
  16.   Barbara Paulus (Fourth round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Steffi Graf 6 7
    Patty Fendick 3 5
1   Steffi Graf 6 3 6
4   Helena Suková 3 6 4
4   Helena Suková 6 6
9   Katerina Maleeva 4 3
1   Steffi Graf 6 6
6   Mary Joe Fernandez 3 4
6   Mary Joe Fernandez 1 6 8
3   Zina Garrison 6 2 6
6   Mary Joe Fernandez 6 6
    Claudia Porwik 2 1
Q   Angélica Gavaldón 4 3
    Claudia Porwik 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   S Graf 6 7
  C Cunningham 2 5 1   S Graf 6 6
Q   E deLone 6 7 Q   E deLone 1 2
WC   L Stacey 4 5 1   S Graf 6 6
  L Meskhi 6 6   L Meskhi 4 1
  L Golarsa 4 4   L Meskhi 2 6 6
  C Dahlman 77 6   C Dahlman 6 1 3
  K Kessaris 651 1   S Graf 6 6
  A Huber 6 6 13   R Reggi 2 3
  M Laval 1 1   A Huber 6 6
  E Burgin 2 79 6   E Burgin 2 0
  S Stafford 6 673   A Huber 5 6 4
  J Durie 7 77 13   R Reggi 7 4 6
  P Paradis 5 64   J Durie 4 4
WC   J Hodder 1 0 13   R Reggi 6 6
13   R Reggi 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   B Paulus 6 6
  R Rajchrtová 3 1 16   B Paulus 77 4 6
  N Miyagi 7 6   N Miyagi 616 0
  R Zrubáková 5 4 16   B Paulus 6 6
  E Smylie 6 7   E Smylie 4 3
  J Hetherington 3 5   E Smylie 6 6
  B Reinstadler 6 6   B Reinstadler 2 4
  R Reis 1 2 16   B Paulus 5 2
  P Fendick 6 6   P Fendick 7 6
  A Nishiya 1 3   P Fendick 7 6
  A Keller 3 77 6   A Keller 5 2
Q   S Menning 6 644   P Fendick 1 77 6
  A Temesvári 0 6 6 5   J Novotná 6 654
WC   R Stubbs 6 3 2   A Temesvári 1 1
  S Martin 77 0 0 5   J Novotná 6 6
5   J Novotná 656 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   H Suková 6 6
WC   T Morton 4 3 4   H Suková 6 6
  N Medvedeva 6 7   N Medvedeva 2 0
Q   L Gregory 4 5 4   H Suková 6 4 6
Q   S Loosemore 6 7 Q   S Loosemore 3 6 3
  J-A Faull 3 5 Q   S Loosemore 6 6
  E Pampoulova 4 6 6   E Pampoulova 3 3
WC   K Godridge 6 4 2 4   H Suková 6 6
  K Date 6 77   K Date 4 3
  P Etchemendy 3 65   K Date 7 79
  B Schultz 6 6   B Schultz 5 67
  M Pawlik 4 3   K Date 6 6
  N Provis 7 77 11   P Shriver 4 3
Q   E-M Schürhoff 5 65   N Provis 6 2 7
  E Švíglerová 3 4 11   P Shriver 1 6 9
11   P Shriver 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   K Maleeva 6 6
  L McNeil 2 1 9   K Maleeva 6 6
WC   K McDonald 6 6 WC   K McDonald 3 2
  L Allen 4 4 9   K Maleeva 6 6
  K Okamoto 6 2 6   N Jagerman 0 4
  M Drake 4 6 1   K Okamoto 1 2
  N Jagerman 6 77   N Jagerman 6 6
  C Kohde-Kilsch 4 63 9   K Maleeva 3 6 6
WC   K Sharpe 7 3 6   R McQuillan 6 4 1
  L Field 5 6 3 WC   K Sharpe 3 0
  R McQuillan 6 6   R McQuillan 6 6
  F Bonsignori 1 2   R McQuillan 6 77
  S Meier 6 6 8   H Kelesi 2 64
Q   J Smoller 4 2   S Meier 2 4
  W Probst 2 3 8   H Kelesi 6 6
8   H Kelesi 6 6

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   M J Fernandez 6 6
  M Jaggard 1 3 6   M J Fernandez 6 6
  K Rinaldi 6 3 6   K Rinaldi 4 4
  R White 4 6 4 6   M J Fernandez 6 3 6
  A Henricksson 4 6 6   J Halard 0 6 0
  M Werdel 6 4 4   A Henricksson 642
  J Halard 7 6   J Halard 77 6
  A Devries 5 2 6   M J Fernandez 6 6
  D Faber 6 6   D Faber 4 2
  E Pfaff 3 0   D Faber 6 6
  A Leand 6 4 6   A Leand 1 3
  D Balestrat 2 6 4   D Faber 6 6
  C Bakkum 6 6 14   R Fairbank 3 4
  K Radford 3 2   C Bakkum 634
  C Benjamin 3 3 14   R Fairbank 77 6
14   R Fairbank 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   L Savchenko-Neiland 6 1 10
  C Tanvier 4 6 12   C Tanvier 6 6
  E Inoue 6 77   E Inoue 4 4
  B Bowes 3 65   C Tanvier 79 6
WC   N Pratt 6 6610   S Appelmans 670
  H Ludloff 1 78 8 WC   N Pratt 2 3
  S Appelmans 6 6   S Appelmans 6 6
  S Gomer 1 0   C Tanvier 2 0 r.
  I Demongeot 4 6 6 3   Z Garrison 6 2
  K Adams 6 2 2   I Demongeot 6 6
  M Kidowaki 7 6   M Kidowaki 4 1
  E Krapl 5 2   I Demongeot 7 3 4
  P Thorén 3 6 6 3   Z Garrison 5 6 6
  T Scheuer-Larsen 6 3 1   P Thorén 2 0
  A Kijimuta 1 2 3   Z Garrison 6 6
3   Z Garrison 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   H Mandlíková 4 6 6
  A Minter 6 2 3 7   H Mandlíková 78 6
  C Macgregor 6 6   C Macgregor 663
Q   C Wood 4 2 7   H Mandlíková 1 6 1
Q   A Gavaldón 6 6 Q   A Gavaldón 6 1 6
  L Poruri 3 3 Q   A Gavaldón 6 4 7
LL   A Dechaume 6 7 LL   A Dechaume 4 6 5
  K Kschwendt 4 5 Q   A Gavaldón 6 1 6
  T Whitlinger 6 6 15   G Fernández 3 6 2
  C Suire 1 2   T Whitlinger 7 6
  T Phelps 6 6   T Phelps 5 3
  J Tremelling 4 3   T Whitlinger 663
  J Pospíšilová 6 6 15   G Fernández 78 6
  E Zardo 4 1   J Pospíšilová 4 64
  K Quentrec 3 4 15   G Fernández 6 77
15   G Fernández 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   N Zvereva 637 7
  N Herreman 77 5 5 10   N Zvereva 5 1
  S Wasserman 77 0 6   S Wasserman 7 6
  P Langrová 656 3   S Wasserman 4 2
  D Van Rensburg 6 6   D Van Rensburg 6 6
  P Ritter 0 0   D Van Rensburg 6 6
  H Cioffi 7 6   H Cioffi 0 4
  C Bartos 5 4   D Van Rensburg 646 4
  J Wiesner 7 6   C Porwik 77 3 6
  S Goleš 5 2   J Wiesner 3 64
  C Porwik 6 6   C Porwik 6 77
  C Cohen 4 1   C Porwik 2 0
  M Bollegraf 6 6 2   G Sabatini 6 1r
  A Grossman 2 3   M Bollegraf 1 1
  A Frazier 5 1 2   G Sabatini 6 6
2   G Sabatini 7 6

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