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1998 Australian Open – Women's Doubles

The 1998 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Melbourne Park in Melbourne in Victoria in Australia. It was the 86th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 19 January through 1 February 1998.

Women's Doubles
1998 Australian Open
ChampionsSwitzerland Martina Hingis
Croatia Mirjana Lučić
Runners-upUnited States Lindsay Davenport
Belarus Natasha Zvereva
Final score6–4, 2–6, 6–3
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
← 1997 · Australian Open · 1999 →

Contents

SeedsEdit

Champion seeds are indicated in bold text while text in italics indicates the round in which those seeds were eliminated.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Lindsay Davenport
  Natasha Zvereva
6 6
7   Naoko Kijimuta
  Nana Miyagi
1 0
1   Lindsay Davenport
  Natasha Zvereva
6 6
4   Conchita Martínez
  Patricia Tarabini
3 1
4   Conchita Martínez
  Patricia Tarabini
6 616
6   Elena Likhovtseva
  Ai Sugiyama
4 7 1
1   Lindsay Davenport
  Natasha Zvereva
4 6 3
WC   Martina Hingis
  Mirjana Lučić
6 2 6
8   Lisa Raymond
  Rennae Stubbs
6 3 6
15   Kerry-Anne Guse
  Rachel McQuillan
4 6 3
8   Lisa Raymond
  Rennae Stubbs
6 4 1
WC   Martina Hingis
  Mirjana Lučić
4 6 6
WC   Martina Hingis
  Mirjana Lučić
6 6
2   Manon Bollegraf
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
1 1

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   L Davenport
  N Zvereva
6 6
  V Csurgo
  K Marosi
2 2 1   L Davenport
  N Zvereva
6 1 6
  M Grzybowska
  H Nagyová
6 1   M Grzybowska
  H Nagyová
2 6 1
  N Louarsabishvili
  O Lugina
1 0R 1   L Davenport
  N Zvereva
6 6
  A Dechaume-Balleret
  S Testud
3 6 9 10   R Dragomir
  I Majoli
1 1
  M Babel
  C Barclay
6 0 7   A Dechaume-Balleret
  S Testud
5 4
10   R Dragomir
  I Majoli
6 6 10   R Dragomir
  I Majoli
7 6
  W Probst
  A-G Sidot
4 3 1   L Davenport
  N Zvereva
6 6
14   R Hiraki
  M Paz
6 6 7   N Kijimuta
  N Miyagi
1 0
  K Kschwendt
  F Perfetti
4 4 14   R Hiraki
  M Paz
6 2 2
  S Williams
  V Williams
6 6   S Williams
  V Williams
2 6 6
  E deLone
  L Horn
4 2   S Williams
  V Williams
3 3
  S Asagoe
  P Nola
7 7 7   N Kijimuta
  N Miyagi
6 6
  L Ghirardi
  G Pizzichini
6561   S Asagoe
  P Nola
2 2
7   N Kijimuta
  N Miyagi
6 6 7   N Kijimuta
  N Miyagi
6 6
  E Martincová
  L Němečková
4 0

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
3 6 6
  M de Swardt
  R Grande
6 3 4 4   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
7 6
  P Schnyder
  B Schultz
6 6   P Schnyder
  B Schultz
643
  S Jeyaseelan
  R Simpson
2 4 4   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
7 7
  K Kunce
  C Morariu
6 7 11   A Coetzer
  A Huber
5 5
  Å Svensson
  P Hy-Boulais
3 66   K Kunce
  C Morariu
1 0
11   A Coetzer
  A Huber
6 4 6 11   A Coetzer
  A Huber
6 6
  K Adams
  M McGrath
2 6 0 4   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
6 616
  N de Villiers
  L McShea
646 6 6   E Lichovceva
  A Sugiyama
4 7 1
16   E Melicharová
  H Vildová
7 2 1   N de Villiers
  L McShea
4 0
  S Reeves
  M Tu
6 6   S Reeves
  M Tu
6 6
WC   E Dominikovic
  S Drake-Brockman
3 3   S Reeves
  M Tu
4 2
  C Cristea
  A Wunderlich
7 7 6   E Lichovceva
  A Sugiyama
6 6
  E Callens
  L Courtois
635   C Cristea
  A Wunderlich
2 5
6   E Lichovceva
  A Sugiyama
6 6 6   E Lichovceva
  A Sugiyama
6 7
  J Husárová
  T Tanasugarn
1 3

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
8   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
6 6
WC   G Biggs
  A Grahame
2 1 8   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
6 6
  E-h Kim
  C Schneider
7 6   E-h Kim
  C Schneider
1 0
  E Bobková
  P Langrová
5 3 8   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
6 6
  S Noorlander
  N van Lottum
7 6   S-h Park
  S-t Wang
1 2
  N Dechy
  N Vaidyanathan
622   S Noorlander
  N van Lottum
3 3
  S-h Park
  S-t Wang
6 6   S-h Park
  S-t Wang
6 6
13   I Gorrochategui
  I Spîrlea
4 3 8   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
6 3 6
15   K-A Guse
  R McQuillan
6 2 15   K-A Guse
  R McQuillan
4 6 3
  M Díaz Oliva
  S Klösel
3 0R 15   K-A Guse
  R McQuillan
6 7
  L Golarsa
  D Van Roost
6 6   L Golarsa
  D Van Roost
1 5
  D Jones
  A Olsza
4 1 15   K-A Guse
  R McQuillan
6 3
  B Rittner
  E Pampoulova
7 6 3   Y Basuki
  C Vis
3 0R
  O Barabanschikova
  L Pleming
5 4   B Rittner
  E Pampoulova
2 4
WC   A Molik
  B Stewart
2 4 3   Y Basuki
  C Vis
6 6
3   Y Basuki
  C Vis
6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  T Musgrave
  J Pullin
4 6 6
5   C Rubin
  H Suková
6 1 4   T Musgrave
  J Pullin
614
  S Krivencheva
  O Tatarkova
6 6   S Krivencheva
  O Tatarkova
7 6
  R Reid
  S Smith
1 2   S Krivencheva
  O Tatarkova
1 3
WC   M Hingis
  M Lučić
6 6 WC   M Hingis
  M Lučić
6 6
  M Saeki
  Y Yoshida
2 3 WC   M Hingis
  M Lučić
7 6
9   A Kournikova
  L Neiland
6 6 9   A Kournikova
  L Neiland
5 2
  K Habšudová
  F Labat
2 1 WC   M Hingis
  M Lučić
6 6
12   S Appelmans
  M Oremans
6 6 2   M Bollegraf
  A Sánchez Vicario
1 1
  A Ellwood
  N Pratt
2 2 12   S Appelmans
  M Oremans
6 1 6
  J Lee
  L Lee-Waters
6 6   J Lee
  L Lee-Waters
3 6 3
  C Dhenin
  C Wood
3 3 12   S Appelmans
  M Oremans
6 5 2
  V Ruano Pascual
  P Suárez
6 5 7 2   M Bollegraf
  A Sánchez Vicario
3 7 6
  S Farina
  B Schett
4 7 5   V Ruano Pascual
  Paola Suárez
1 1
2   M Bollegraf
  A Sánchez Vicario
3 6 6 2   M Bollegraf
  A Sánchez Vicario
6 6
  G Helgeson-Nielsen
  T Križan
6 3 3

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