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1999 US Open – Women's Doubles

The 1999 US Open – Women's Doubles was the women's doubles event of the hundred-and-ninth edition of the US Open, the fourth and last Grand Slam of the year, and the most prestigious tournament in the Americas. Martina Hingis and Jana Novotná were the defending champions, but Hingis did not compete this year and Novotná teamed up with Natasha Zvereva. Novotná and Zvereva were eliminated in the third round by Liezel Horn and Kimberly Po.

Women's Doubles
1999 US Open
ChampionsUnited States Serena Williams
United States Venus Williams
Runners-upUnited States Chanda Rubin
France Sandrine Testud
Final score4–6, 6–1, 6–4
Details
Draw64 (4Q / 6WC)
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
← 1998 · US Open · 2000 →

Serena Williams and Venus Williams won the title, defeating Chanda Rubin and Sandrine Testud in the final, 4–6, 6–1, 6–4. This was the second doubles Grand Slam for the Williams sisters, and their second step towards completing a Doubles Career Golden Slam.

SeedsEdit

Qualifying drawEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
16   Liezel Horn
  Kimberly Po
6 1 4
6   Larisa Neiland
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
1 6 6
6   Larisa Neiland
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
6 5  
    Chanda Rubin
  Sandrine Testud
7 7  
3   Lindsay Davenport
  Corina Morariu
6 2 5
    Chanda Rubin
  Sandrine Testud
3 6 7
    Chanda Rubin
  Sandrine Testud
6 1 4
5   Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
4 6 6
5   Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
6 6  
10   Mary Joe Fernandez
  Monica Seles
3 3  
5   Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
7 6  
12   Mary Pierce
  Barbara Schett
6 3  
12   Mary Pierce
  Barbara Schett
5    
15   Nicole Arendt
  Manon Bollegraf
2 r  

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
1   J Novotná
  N Zvereva
4 6 6
Q   S Cacic
  M Drake
6 0 4 1   J Novotná
  N Zvereva
6 6  
    F Labat
  D Van Roost
6 6 6     F Labat
  D Van Roost
1 4  
    A Ellwood
  R Hiraki
3 7 3 1   J Novotná
  N Zvereva
3 6 0
WC   K Brandi
  M Tu
3 2   16   L Horn
  K Po
6 4 6
    A Frazier
  K Schlukebir
6 6       A Frazier
  K Schlukebir
5 0  
WC   T Brymer
  A Spears
1 2   16   L Horn
  K Po
7 6  
16   L Horn
  K Po
6 6   16   L Horn
  K Po
6 1 4
9   I Spîrlea
  C Vis
3 3   6   L Neiland
  A Sánchez Vicario
1 6 6
    S Farina
  K Habšudová
6 6       S Farina
  K Habšudová
6 6  
    L Golarsa
  M Shaughnessy
2 6 6     L Golarsa
  M Shaughnessy
1 1  
    K Adams
  M Washington
6 4 3     S Farina
  K Habšudová
4 3  
    K Marosi
  Wang S-t
3 2   6   L Neiland
  A Sánchez Vicario
6 6  
    L Courtois
  A Molik
6 6       L Courtois
  A Molik
6 5 6
    E Martincová
  H Vildová
1 2   6   L Neiland
  A Sánchez Vicario
3 7 7
6   L Neiland
  A Sánchez Vicario
6 6  

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
3   L Davenport
  C Morariu
6 6  
    E Bes-Ostariz
  G Riera-Roura
0 2   3   L Davenport
  C Morariu
6 6  
    E deLone
  N Pratt
7 4 6     E deLone
  N Pratt
0 2  
    E de Villiers
  J Steck
6 6 3 3   L Davenport
  C Morariu
6 6  
    A Olsza
  L Osterloh
7 4 6 11   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
2 3  
    L Němečková
  R Zrubáková
6 6 2     A Olsza
  L Osterloh
1 4  
    O Lugina
  L Montalvo
6 2 2 11   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
6 6  
11   C Martínez
  P Tarabini
4 6 6 3   L Davenport
  C Morariu
6 2 5
14   C Black
  I Selyutina
1 6 4     C Rubin
  S Testud
3 6 7
    K-A Guse
  K Kunce
6 3 6     K-A Guse
  K Kunce
4 2  
WC   B Rippner
  T Snyder
1 3       C Rubin
  S Testud
6 6  
    C Rubin
  S Testud
6 6       C Rubin
  S Testud
6 6  
    K Hrdličková
  B Rittner
6 6   7   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
1 3  
WC   A Augustus
  A Jensen
3 3       K Hrdličková
  B Rittner
2 2  
    C Dhenin
  E Melicharová
1 2   7   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
6 6  
7   L Raymond
  R Stubbs
6 6  

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
5   S Williams
  V Williams
6 6  
    M Saeki
  Y Yoshida
2 3   5   S Williams
  V Williams
6 6 6
    E Callens
  D Graham
2 7 5     A Coetzer
  I Gorrochategui
7 4 4
    A Coetzer
  I Gorrochategui
6 5 7 5   S Williams
  V Williams
6 6  
    N Miyagi
  L Wild
6 4 6     N Miyagi
  L Wild
4 1  
    S Appelmans
  M Oremans
1 6 2     N Miyagi
  L Wild
7 7  
Q   L Lee
  V Webb
6 5 5 13   V Ruano Pascual
  P Suárez
5 6  
13   V Ruano Pascual
  P Suárez
1 7 7 5   S Williams
  V Williams
6 6  
10   MJ Fernandez
  M Seles
6 7   10   MJ Fernandez
  M Seles
3 3  
    Å Carlsson
  S Jeyaseelan
2 5   10   MJ Fernandez
  M Seles
7 6  
    R McQuillan
  L McShea
4 4       A Dechaume-Balleret
  É Loit
5 4  
    A Dechaume-Balleret
  É Loit
6 6   10   MJ Fernandez
  M Seles
7 7  
Q   J Kostanić
  T Poutchek
3 6   Q   S Krivencheva
  M Murić
5 6  
Q   S Krivencheva
  M Murić
6 7   Q   S Krivencheva
  M Murić
0 7 6
    S Noorlander
  P Wartusch
1 6 6     S Noorlander
  P Wartusch
6 5 4
4   E Likhovtseva
  A Sugiyama
6 3 3

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals
8   M de Swardt
  E Tatarkova
6 5 4
    J Halard-Decugis
  A Mauresmo
4 7 6     J Halard-Decugis
  A Mauresmo
4 6 7
WC   J Capriati
  M Lučić
7 6 6     C Cristea
  R Dragomir
6 4 6
    C Cristea
  R Dragomir
6 7 7     J Halard-Decugis
  A Mauresmo
2 2  
    A Huber
  A-G Sidot
6 6   12   M Pierce
  B Schett
6 6  
    A Cocheteux
  P Schnyder
4 4       A Huber
  A-G Sidot
2 5  
    V Menga
  E Wagner
3 7 4 12   M Pierce
  B Schett
6 7  
12   M Pierce
  B Schett
6 5 6 12   M Pierce
  B Schett
5    
15   N Arendt
  M Bollegraf
6 6   15   N Arendt
  M Bollegraf
2 r  
    J Dokić
  T Pisnik
2 1   15   N Arendt
  M Bollegraf
6 6  
    C Barclay
  R Grande
1 6       L McNeil
  A Stevenson
4 4  
WC   L McNeil
  A Stevenson
6 7   15   N Arendt
  M Bollegraf
6 6 6
    T Križan
  K Srebotnik
6 6   2   A Fusai
  N Tauziat
2 7 3
    A Ortuño
  C Torrens Valero
3 0       T Križan
  K Srebotnik
3 3  
    C Papadáki
  L Pleming
3 6 0 2   A Fusai
  N Tauziat
6 6  
2   A Fusai
  N Tauziat
6 4 6

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