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1993 Australian Open – Women's Singles

First-seeded Monica Seles, the two-time defending champion, and successfully defended her title, defeating Steffi Graf 4–6, 6–3, 6–2 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1993 Australian Open. This was Seles's 3rd consecutive Australian Open title in as many attempts.

Women's Singles
1993 Australian Open
ChampionFederal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles
Runner-upGermany Steffi Graf
Final score4–6, 6–3, 6–2
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. Monica Seles is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Monica Seles (Champion)
  2.   Steffi Graf (Finalist)
  3.   Gabriela Sabatini (Semifinalist)
  4.   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Semifinalist)
  5.   Mary Joe Fernandez (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Conchita Martínez (Fourth round)
  7.   Jennifer Capriati (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Jana Novotná (Second round)
  9.   Manuela Maleeva (Fourth round)
  10.   Mary Pierce (Quarterfinalist)
  11.   Anke Huber (Fourth round)
  12.   Lori McNeil (Second round)
  13.   Nathalie Tauziat (Fourth round)
  14.   Katerina Maleeva (Fourth round)
  15.   Magdalena Maleeva (Fourth round)
  16.   Zina Garrison (Third round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Monica Seles 6 656
    Julie Halard 2 77 0
1   Monica Seles 6 6
3   Gabriela Sabatini 1 2
3   Gabriela Sabatini 4 714 6
10   Mary Pierce 6 6120
1   Monica Seles 4 6 6
2   Steffi Graf 6 3 2
5   Mary Joe Fernandez 5 4
4   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 7 6
4   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 5 4
2   Steffi Graf 7 6
7   Jennifer Capriati 5 2
2   Steffi Graf 7 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   M Seles 6 6
  G Pizzichini 1 2 1   M Seles 6 6
Q   M Strandlund 4 7 6 Q   M Strandlund 2 0
  E Zardo 6 5 3 1   M Seles 6 6
  A Grossman 6 6   P Fendick 1 0
  L Golarsa 3 4   A Grossman 1 66
  P Fendick 6 6   P Fendick 6 78
Q   J Emmons 1 3 1   M Seles 6 6
  N Dahlman 6 77 13   N Tauziat 2 0
  R Hiraki 2 63   N Dahlman 6 6
  S Stafford 6 6   S Stafford 1 2
  L Neiland 4 1   N Dahlman 2 1
  W Probst 6 6 13   N Tauziat 6 6
WC   J Taylor 0 3   W Probst 2 6 2
  L Meskhi 7 4 4 13   N Tauziat 6 4 6
13   N Tauziat 5 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   Z Garrison 6 4 6
  A Coetzer 4 6 3 16   Z Garrison 4 6 6
  D Faber 77 77   D Faber 6 4 2
  C Kuhlman 6363 16   Z Garrison 4 5
  K Kschwendt 2 6 6   J Halard 6 7
  N Ercegović 6 1 4   K Kschwendt 4 6 4
  J Halard 6 6   J Halard 6 1 6
LL   M Kidowaki 0 0   J Halard 6 6
  M Oremans 6 6 6   C Martínez 4 3
  A Frazier 4 1   M Oremans 6 6
  E Reinach 2 6 6   E Reinach 1 1
WC   K-A Guse 6 2 2   M Oremans 3 6 4
  M Javer 6 6 6   C Martínez 6 4 6
  C Cunningham 3 1   M Javer 5 1
  S Rottier 6 4 1 6   C Martínez 7 6
6   C Martínez 2 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   G Sabatini 6 7
  C Rubin 1 5 3   G Sabatini 6 6
  N Baudone 6 1 6   N Baudone 0 1
  F Li 3 6 3 3   G Sabatini 6 6
  K Po 7 7   K Po 1 3
  J Kruger 5 5   K Po 6 6
  P Hy 6 6   P Hy 4 2
  S Appelmans 3 4 3   G Sabatini 7 6
  I Demongeot 6 7   N Provis 5 3
  F Bonsignori 1 5   I Demongeot 2 6 6
  M Endo 3 6 6   M Endo 6 2 2
  J Wiesner 6 4 4   I Demongeot 1 2
  N Provis 6 6   N Provis 6 6
  A Földényi 2 3   N Provis 3 6 6
WC   M Jaggard-Lai 2 3 12   L McNeil 6 1 1
12   L McNeil 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   M Pierce 6 6
  J Byrne 2 2 10   M Pierce 6 6
  K Date 6 6   K Date 1 1
  E Brioukhovets 3 2 10   M Pierce 6 6
Q   L Davenport 7 6 Q   L Davenport 3 0
  A Fusai 5 1 Q   L Davenport 7 6
  M Kiene 6 4 7   M Kiene 5 4
  M Zivec-Skulj 1 6 5 10   M Pierce 6 6
  N Arendt 6 6   G Fernández 0 0
  P Tarabini 0 1   N Arendt 4 67
  G Fernández 6 6   G Fernández 6 79
  R Fairbank-Nideffer 2 3   G Fernández 78 3 7
  R White 6 6   R White 666 5
WC   K Godridge 2 2   R White 4 7 6
  S Testud 2 4 8   J Novotná 6 5 2
8   J Novotná 6 6

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   M J Fernandez 6 6
  B Bowes 3 1 5   M J Fernandez 77 6
  S-t Wang 6 6   S-t Wang 614
Q   P O'Reilly 1 2 5   M J Fernandez 2 6 6
  P Thorén 6 77   N Sawamatsu 6 3 1
  Y Kamio 3 63   P Thorén 1 5
  N Sawamatsu 7 7   N Sawamatsu 6 7
  E Maniokova 5 5 5   M J Fernandez 7 2 6
  S Meier 6 6 9   Man Maleeva 5 6 2
  N Miyagi 1 2   S Meier 3 3
  G Helgeson 6 6   G Helgeson 6 6
Q   C Benjamin 3 1   G Helgeson 2 6 4
  S Wasserman 7 7 9   Man Maleeva 6 3 6
  R Simpson-Alter 5 5   S Wasserman 4 1
Q   A Gavaldón 6 4 2 9   Man Maleeva 6 6
9   Man Maleeva 3 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   A Huber 6 6
WC   N Pratt 3 1 11   A Huber 6 6
  V Martinek 6 6   V Martinek 2 4
  K Rinaldi 4 2 11   A Huber 6 7
  A Temesvári-Trunkos 6 4 6   I Gorrochategui 2 5
  M Bollegraf 1 6 3   A Temesvári-Trunkos 1 5
  I Gorrochategui 3 77 6   I Gorrochategui 6 7
  R Stubbs 6 642 11   A Huber 5 2
  R Zrubáková 6 6 4   A Sánchez Vicario 7 6
  T Whitlinger 4 3   R Zrubáková 5 6 8
  S Rehe 6 6   S Rehe 7 3 6
  C Fauche 2 3   R Zrubáková 1 3
  L Gildemeister 6 6 4   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
  S Dopfer 3 1   L Gildemeister 0 1
  N van Lottum 2 3 4   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
4   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   J Capriati 6 6
  L Harvey-Wild 0 1 7   J Capriati 687 6
  F Labat 6 6   F Labat 710 5 2
  A Strnadová 3 1 7   J Capriati 7 7
  S Hack 6 2 7   N Zvereva 5 5
  K Nowak 4 6 5   S Hack 5 77 3
  N Zvereva 6 6   N Zvereva 7 636
  N Basuki 3 3 7   J Capriati 626 6
  N Rittner 7 6 14   K Maleeva 77 3 1
Q   C Wood 5 3   B Rittner 6 77
  K Habšudová 6 6   K Habšudová 2 65
WC   L Field 2 2   B Rittner 1 1
  D Monami 6 6 14   K Maleeva 6 6
  B Fulco-Villella 2 0   D Monami 1 4
  R McQuillan 6 5 2 14   K Maleeva 6 6
14   K Maleeva 4 7 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15   Mag Maleeva 6 6
  N Krijger-Jagerman 2 0 15   Mag Maleeva 6 6
  P Langrová 6 6   P Langrová 1 0
  N Pérez Peñate 0 1 15   Mag Maleeva 6 6
  M Babel 6 6   M Babel 3 2
WC   E Smylie 2 3   M Babel 7 1 6
  T Price 6 7   T Price 5 6 3
  K Nagatsuka 3 5 15   Mag Maleeva 3 3
  D Graham 6 1 6 2   S Graf 6 6
  P Shriver 4 6 3   D Graham 3 5
  C Porwik 6 6   C Porwik 6 7
  F Perfetti 1 3   C Porwik 1 r.
  J Santrock 6 6 2   S Graf 6
WC   J Limmer 2 4   J Santrock 1 1
Q   N Herreman 2 1 2   S Graf 6 6
2   S Graf 6 6

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