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2000 US Open – Women's Singles

Venus Williams defeated Lindsay Davenport in the final, 6–4, 7–5, to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 2000 US Open. With the victory, Venus Williams became the second woman in history to win Wimbledon, Olympics, and the US Open in the same season after Steffi Graf. Serena Williams was the defending champion, but she was defeated in the quarterfinals by Davenport, in a rematch of the previous year's semifinal.

Women's Singles
2000 US Open
ChampionUnited States Venus Williams
Runner-upUnited States Lindsay Davenport
Final score6–4, 7–5
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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This was the first Grand Slam tournament appearance for future 2010 French Open champion, Francesca Schiavone.

SeedsEdit

  1.   Martina Hingis (Semifinals)
  2.   Lindsay Davenport (Final)
  3.   Venus Williams (Champion)
  4.   Mary Pierce (Fourth Round, retired because of a shoulder injury)
  5.   Serena Williams (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Monica Seles (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Conchita Martínez (Third Round)
  8.   Nathalie Tauziat (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Fourth Round)
  10.   Anke Huber (Quarterfinals)
  11.   Sandrine Testud (Fourth Round)
  12.   Anna Kournikova (Third Round)
  13.   Amanda Coetzer (Third Round)
  14.   Dominique Van Roost (Second Round)
  15.   Jennifer Capriati (Fourth Round)
  16.   Julie Halard-Decugis (First Round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Martina Hingis 6 7  
6   Monica Seles 0 5  
1   Martina Hingis 6 3 5
3   Venus Williams 4 6 7
3   Venus Williams 6 1 6
8   Nathalie Tauziat 4 6 1
3   Venus Williams 6 7  
2   Lindsay Davenport 4 5  
    Elena Dementieva 6 3 6
10   Anke Huber 1 6 3
    Elena Dementieva 2 65 
2   Lindsay Davenport 6 7  
5   Serena Williams 4 2
2   Lindsay Davenport 6 6  

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   M Hingis 6 6  
    A Jidkova 3 1   1   M Hingis 6 6  
Q   A Vašková 2 3       K Brandi 1 1  
    K Brandi 6 6   1   M Hingis 6 6  
    J Kostanić 6 7       T Garbin 1 0  
Q   G Arn 4 64      J Kostanić 1 3  
    K Marosi-Aracama 1 1       T Garbin 6 6  
    T Garbin 6 6   1   M Hingis 6 6  
LL   S Načuk 1 7 3 11   S Testud 2 1  
    A Sugiyama 6 666     A Sugiyama 3 4  
Q   M Lučić 6 4 1     K Boogert 6 6  
    K Boogert 4 6 6     K Boogert 0 1  
Q   V Webb 6 3 4 11   S Testud 6 6  
    I Tulyaganova 3 6 6     I Tulyaganova 4 3  
    N Pratt 3 1   11   S Testud 6 6  
11   S Testud 6 6  

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15   J Capriati 6 6  
    E Gagliardi 4 0   15   J Capriati 6 6  
    M Vavrinec 4 2       H Nagyová 2 2  
    H Nagyová 6 6   15   J Capriati 6 6  
    A Gerši 6 6       A Gerši 2 3  
    J Hopkins 1 4       A Gerši 7    
    C Black 3 2       N Dechy 63r  
    N Dechy 6 6   15   J Capriati 3 4  
    C Rubin 6 6   6   M Seles 6 6  
    Å Carlsson 2 2       C Rubin 2 6 6
    B Schett 6 3 7     B Schett 6 1 1
    S Farina Elia 4 6 66    C Rubin 3 6 4
    O Barabanschikova 2 4   6   M Seles 6 4 6
    A Kremer 6 6       A Kremer 3 4  
WC   T Almeda-Singian 0 2   6   M Seles 6 6  
6   M Seles 6 6  

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   V Williams 6 6  
    A-G Sidot 3 4   3   V Williams 6 6  
    A Myskina 1 7 3     K Hrdličková 1 1  
    K Hrdličková 6 5 6 3   V Williams 7 6  
    M Shaughnessy 6 6       M Shaughnessy 631
    K Habšudová 4 4     M Shaughnessy 6 6  
    P Nola 6 6       P Nola 3 2  
    J Nejedly 1 2   3   V Williams 6 6  
    R Grande 6 6       M Serna 2 2  
    C Cristea 2 2       R Grande 643  
    M Serna 7 7       M Serna 7 6  
    P Wartusch 645       M Serna 7 7
WC   B Rippner 3 6 4 13   A Coetzer 5 63 
    J Kandarr 6 2 6     J Kandarr 6 4 2
WC   S Cacic 2 2   13   A Coetzer 2 6 6
13   A Coetzer 6 6  

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   A Sánchez Vicario 5 6 7
    J Kruger 7 4 629   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6  
    S Jeyaseelan 6 7       S Jeyaseelan 4 1  
    A Cocheteux 2 5   9   A Sánchez Vicario 7 6  
    R Kuti-Kis 4 7 5 WC   A Bradshaw 620  
    M Irvin 6 6117     M Irvin 3 1  
    S Pitkowski 4 2   WC   A Bradshaw 6 6  
WC   A Bradshaw 6 6   9   A Sánchez Vicario 3 2  
WC   A Cargill 655   8   N Tauziat 6 6  
WC   D Buth 7 7   WC   D Buth 2 5  
WC   M Washington 4 4   Q   J Lee 6 7  
Q   J Lee 6 6   Q   J Lee 3 2  
    M-A Vento 6 6   8   N Tauziat 6 6  
    S Appelmans 4 2       M-A Vento 3 1  
Q   L Cervanová 6 2 4 8   N Tauziat 6 6  
8   N Tauziat 3 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   C Martínez 3 6 6
    A Frazier 6 2 4 7   C Martínez 6 6  
Q   P Mandula 3 5       M Sánchez Lorenzo 3 2  
    M Sánchez Lorenzo 6 7   7   C Martínez 4 1  
    T Snyder 5 1       E Dementieva 6 6  
    E Dementieva 7 6       E Dementieva 6 7  
    S Plischke 6 6       S Plischke 4 66 
    P Suárez 3 3       E Dementieva 6 647
    S Asagoe 6 3 6     L Osterloh 3 7 65
Q   R McQuillan 2 6 3     S Asagoe 7 6  
    P Schnyder 5 6 6     P Schnyder 5 4  
Q   J Craybas 7 1 3     S Asagoe 5 0  
    L Osterloh 6 3 6     L Osterloh 7 6  
    C Torrens-Valero 0 6 3     L Osterloh 7 4  
Q   A Bachmann 3 3   14   D Van Roost 676 r
14   D Van Roost 6 6  

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   A Huber 6 6  
    M Tu 2 3   10   A Huber 6 6  
    T Panova 6 6       T Panova 2 3  
Q   S Sfar 3 1   10   A Huber 6 6  
    E Likhovtseva 7 6       E Likhovtseva 2 3  
Q   M Schnitzer 644       E Likhovtseva 7 4 6
    E Callens 6 6       E Callens 626 1
    E deLone 1 1   10   A Huber 6    
    R Dragomir 6 6   4   M Pierce 4 r  
WC   K Schlukebir 4 1       R Dragomir 4 2  
    L Raymond 6 6       L Raymond 6 6  
    M Grzybowska 1 0       L Raymond 4 66 
    M Maleeva 6 6   4   M Pierce 6 7  
    J-Q Yi 3 3       M Maleeva 5 6 1
    A Stevenson 3 4   4   M Pierce 7 2 6
4   M Pierce 6 6  

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   S Williams 6 6  
    T Pisnik 3 2   5   S Williams 6 6  
    N Petrova 6 6       N Petrova 3 2  
Q   D Bedáňová 3 1   5   S Williams 6 6  
Q   K Nagy 6 643     G Casoni 4 2  
    G Casoni 3 7 6     G Casoni 6 6  
    R de los Ríos 2 4       L Bacheva 2 4  
    L Bacheva 6 6   5   S Williams 7 6  
Q   F Schiavone 6 6       J Dokić 670  
    S Talaja 3 3   Q   F Schiavone 6 6  
Q   G Pizzichini 7 6   Q   G Pizzichini 4 4  
    A Hopmans 670   Q   F Schiavone 645  
    A Smashnova 1 0       J Dokić 7 7  
    J Dokić 6 6       J Dokić 6 6  
    M Oremans 6 6       M Oremans 1 4  
16   J Halard-Decugis 3 4  

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   A Kournikova 6 6  
    H Parkinson 2 3   12   A Kournikova 6 6  
    S Kleinová 7 7       S Kleinová 4 1  
    L Krasnoroutskaya 5 64  12   A Kournikova 4 65
    D Chládková 1 2       J Henin 6 7  
LL   A Molik 6 6   LL   A Molik 2 2  
    F Labat 2 4       J Henin 6 6  
    J Henin 6 6       J Henin 0 4  
    V Ruano Pascual 4 6 6 2   L Davenport 6 6  
    K Srebotnik 6 4 3     V Ruano Pascual 6 3 1
    Á Montolio 1 1       T Tanasugarn 3 6 6
    T Tanasugarn 6 6       T Tanasugarn 2 1  
    K Clijsters 6 6   2   L Davenport 6 6  
    M Marrero 0 0       K Clijsters 6 2 2
    G León García 0 1   2   L Davenport 4 6 6
2   L Davenport 6 6  

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