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1993 French Open – Women's Singles

Monica Seles was the three-time defending champion, but she was unable to compete due to being stabbed the previous month.

Women's Singles
1993 French Open
ChampionGermany Steffi Graf
Runner-upUnited States Mary Joe Fernández
Final score4–6, 6–2, 6–4
Details
Draw128
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
← 1992 · French Open · 1994 →

First-seeded Steffi Graf won her first French Open since 1988, defeating Mary Joe Fernández in the final. Following this tournament, Graf recaptured the World No. 1 ranking. It was also Fernández' third and final appearance in a Grand Slam singles final.

Contents

SeedsEdit

  1.   Steffi Graf (Champion)
  2.   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Semifinals)
  3.   Gabriela Sabatini (Quarterfinals)
  4.   Conchita Martínez (Quarterfinals)
  5.   Mary Joe Fernández (Final)
  6.   Jennifer Capriati (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Jana Novotná (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Anke Huber (Semifinals)
  9.   Magdalena Maleeva (Fourth Round)
  10.   Manuela Maleeva (Third Round)
  11.   Amanda Coetzer (Second Round)
  12.   Mary Pierce (Fourth Round)
  13.   Nathalie Tauziat (Third Round)
  14.   Katerina Maleeva (Fourth Round)
  15.   Sabine Hack (Third Round)
  16.   Kimiko Date (Second Round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Steffi Graf 6 7
6   Jennifer Capriati 3 5
1   Steffi Graf 6 6
8   Anke Huber 1 1
4   Conchita Martínez 77 4 4
8   Anke Huber 626 6
1   Steffi Graf 4 6 6
5   Mary Joe Fernández 6 2 4
5   Mary Joe Fernández 1 77 10
3   Gabriela Sabatini 6 648
5   Mary Joe Fernández 6 6
2   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 2 2
7   Jana Novotná 2 5
2   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6 7

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   S Graf 77 6
  C Dahlman 641 1   S Graf 6 6
  A Gavaldón 1 3   A Strnadová 1 1
  A Strnadová 6 6 1   S Graf 6 6
  L Gildemeister 77 3 7   L Gildemeister 2 2
  G Fernández 656 5   L Gildemeister 6 6
  K Piccolini 2 64   S Wasserman 2 3
  S Wasserman 6 77 1   S Graf 6 77
  I Majoli 6 6   I Majoli 4 63
Q   S Dopfer 2 4   I Majoli 6 6
  F Perfetti 1 3   L Allen 0 1
  L Allen 6 6   I Majoli 6 77
  L Ferrando 6 6 15   S Hack 0 65
  J Kruger 0 3   L Ferrando 1 4
  S Rottier 3 4 15   S Hack 6 6
15   S Hack 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   M Pierce 6 6
  C Mothes-Jobkel 0 0 12   M Pierce 6 6
  M Babel 0 3   R McQuillan 4 0
  R McQuillan 6 6 12   M Pierce 646 6
  K Po 6 6   K Po 77 3 3
  F Romano 3 2   K Po 6 646
  S Stafford 78 1 6   S Stafford 4 77 1
  A Temesvári 666 4 12   M Pierce 4 66
  F Labat 6 6 6   J Capriati 6 78
  D Monami 4 0   F Labat 6 6
  C Singer 4 3   E Reinach 2 3
  E Reinach 6 6   F Labat 0 6 4
  A Fusai 636 6 6   J Capriati 6 3 6
  N van Lottum 77 2 4   A Fusai 1 5
WC   N Herreman 0 1 6   J Capriati 6 7
6   J Capriati 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   C Martínez 7 3 6
WC   L Ghirardi 5 6 4 4   C Martínez 7 6
  S Meier 1 6 2   G Helgeson 5 2
  G Helgeson 6 4 6 4   C Martínez 6 7
  N Baudone 6 6   N Baudone 0 5
  M Miyauchi 1 3   N Baudone 4 77 6
  M Bollegraf 4 3   L Harvey-Wild 6 654
  L Harvey-Wild 6 6 4   C Martínez 6 6
  J Santrock 6 6   J Wiesner 3 3
  G Pizzichini 4 4   J Santrock 1 3
  J Wiesner 6 6   J Wiesner 6 6
  L Davenport 3 1   J Wiesner 6 77
Q   D Faber 4 3 13   N Tauziat 3 65
  K Boogert 6 6   K Boogert 3 6 4
Q   M Grossi 4 7 1 13   N Tauziat 6 1 6
13   N Tauziat 6 5 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   Mag Maleeva 6 6
Q   M Paz 2 2 9   Mag Maleeva 6 6
  I Gorrochategui 6 6   I Gorrochategui 4 1
  Z Garrison-Jackson 2 1 9   Mag Maleeva 6 6
  R Simpson-Alter 0 1   J Halard 4 1
  J Halard 6 6   J Halard 6 6
  N Provis 3 5 Q   MJ Gaidano 1 4
Q   MJ Gaidano 6 7 9   Mag Maleeva 2 6 6
WC   C Lucarelli 3 2 8   A Huber 6 4 8
  A-M Foldenyi 6 6   A-M Foldenyi 691
  P Hy 6 77   P Hy 711 6
WC   S Amiach 3 65   P Hy 1 2
  L McNeil 6 4 6 8   A Huber 6 6
  B Fulco-Villella 0 6 2   L McNeil 1 6 5
  S Pitkowski 653 8   A Huber 6 3 7
8   A Huber 77 6

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   MJ Fernández 6 6
  N Feber 2 3 5   MJ Fernández 6 3 6
  P Fendick 6 3 0   A Grossman 3 6 1
  A Grossman 2 6 6 5   MJ Fernández 6 6
  K Rinaldi 2 7 6   K Rinaldi 2 2
  S Testud 6 5 2   K Rinaldi 5 6 6
Q   P Ritter 6 77 Q   P Ritter 7 4 2
  P Langrová 3 65 5   MJ Fernández 2 7 6
  R Hiraki 4 77 2   B Schultz 6 5 3
  M Oremans 6 656   M Oremans 4 3
  B Schultz 6 6   B Schultz 6 6
  C Cunningham 1 3   B Schultz 4 7 6
WC   A Olivier 3 3 10   Man Maleeva 6 5 4
  J Byrne 6 6   J Byrne 3 2
  I Demongeot 1 2 10   Man Maleeva 6 6
10   Man Maleeva 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14   K Maleeva 6 6
  H Kelesi 2 3 14   K Maleeva 6 6
  P Tarabini 4 6 6   P Tarabini 1 2
Q   L Garrone 6 3 1 14   K Maleeva 6 4 9
  R Nideffer 4 6 6   R Nideffer 3 6 7
  V Martinek 6 4 4   R Nideffer 1 6 6
  S Appelmans 7 6   S Appelmans 6 3 4
  E Zardo 5 2 14   K Maleeva 1 2
  B Rittner 6 6 3   G Sabatini 6 6
  N Ercegović 4 4   B Rittner 6 7
  K Nagatsuka 2 7 7   K Nagatsuka 2 5
  T Ignatieva 6 5 5   B Rittner 2 2
WC   K Quentrec 2 6 6 3   G Sabatini 6 6
  M Werdel 6 4 3 WC   K Quentrec 3 3
  R Zrubáková 0 0 3   G Sabatini 6 6
3   G Sabatini 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   J Novotná 6 6
  C Porwik 3 3 7   J Novotná 3 6 6
  E Smylie 6 1 5 Q   C Papadáki 6 2 2
Q   C Papadáki 4 6 7 7   J Novotná 2 6 6
  T Whitlinger 1 4   K Kroupová 6 2 3
  A-M Cecchini 6 6   A-M Cecchini 643
  K Kroupová 6 6   K Kroupová 77 6
  K Studeníková 2 2 7   J Novotná 6 6
  M Endo 6 77   N Zvereva 3 3
  Y Basuki 4 60   Y Basuki 2 1
  C Kuhlman 1 6 5   S Frankl 6 6
  S Frankl 6 1 7   S Frankl 3 2
  D Graham 3 1   N Zvereva 6 6
  N Zvereva 6 6   N Zvereva 6 78
  L Neiland 0 4 11   A Coetzer 2 66
11   A Coetzer 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   K Date 6 6
  K Kschwendt 4 4 16   K Date 6 2 3
  N Dahlman 3 2   R Dragomir 4 6 6
  R Dragomir 6 6   R Dragomir 6 6
  P Paradis-Mangon 7 6   P Paradis-Mangon 4 3
  N Medvedeva 5 1   P Paradis-Mangon 5 6 6
  N Krijger-Jagerman 6 7   N Krijger-Jagerman 7 1 3
  M Jaggard-Lai 1 5   R Dragomir 0 1
  L Meskhi 6 6 2   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
WC   S Sabas 2 3   L Meskhi 6 6
  C Wood 6 4 1   W Probst 2 4
  W Probst 4 6 6   L Meskhi 3 0
  N Sawamatsu 6 6 2   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
  F Bonsignori 4 4   N Sawamatsu 0 0
  M Kiene 3 61 2   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
2   A Sánchez Vicario 6 77

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