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Defending champion Venus Williams defeated her sister Serena Williams in the final, 6–2, 6–4, to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 2001 US Open. Venus Williams won the title without dropping a set.

Women's Singles
2001 US Open
ChampionUnited States Venus Williams
Runner-upUnited States Serena Williams
Final score6–2, 6–4
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
← 2000 · US Open · 2002 →

SeedsEdit

  1.   Martina Hingis (Semifinals)
  2.   Jennifer Capriati (Semifinals)
  3.   Lindsay Davenport (Quarterfinals)
  4.   Venus Williams (Champion)
  5.   Kim Clijsters (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Justine Henin (Fourth Round)
  7.   Monica Seles (Fourth Round)
  8.   Amélie Mauresmo (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Nathalie Tauziat (Fourth Round)
  10.   Serena Williams (Final)
  11.   Elena Dementieva (Fourth Round)
  12.   Meghann Shaughnessy (Third Round)
  13.   Amanda Coetzer (First Round)
  14.   Jelena Dokić (Fourth Round)
  15.   Magdalena Maleeva (Second Round)
  16.   Silvia Farina Elia (First Round)
  17.   Anke Huber (Third Round)
  18.   Sandrine Testud (Fourth Round)
  19.   Barbara Schett (Fourth Round)
  20.   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Third Round)
  21.   Elena Likhovtseva (Fourth Round)
  22.   Iroda Tulyaganova (Second Round)
  23.   Magüi Serna (First Round)
  24.   Paola Suárez (First Round)
  25.   Henrieta Nagyová (Third Round)
  26.   Tamarine Tanasugarn (First Round)
  27.   Ángeles Montolio (Third Round)
  28.   Chanda Rubin (Third Round)
  29.   Amy Frazier (First Round)
  30.   Lisa Raymond (Third Round)
  31.   Cristina Torrens Valero (First Round)
  32.   Francesca Schiavone (First Round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Martina Hingis 6 6  
    Dája Bedáňová 2 0  
1   Martina Hingis 3 2  
10   Serena Williams 6 6  
3   Lindsay Davenport 3 79 5
10   Serena Williams 6 677
10   Serena Williams 2 4  
4   Venus Williams 6 6  
5   Kim Clijsters 3 1  
4   Venus Williams 6 6  
4   Venus Williams 6 6  
2   Jennifer Capriati 4 2  
8   Amélie Mauresmo 3 4  
2   Jennifer Capriati 6 6  

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   M Hingis 6 6  
WC   L Granville 2 0   1   M Hingis 6 6  
    L Krasnoroutskaya 7 6       L Krasnoroutskaya 0 2  
    J Craybas 5 3   1   M Hingis 4 6 77
    T Panova 1 1       I Majoli 6 4 65
    I Majoli 6 6       I Majoli 6 7  
    B Rittner 6 6       B Rittner 4 5  
29   A Frazier 1 2   1   M Hingis 6 6  
20   A Sánchez Vicario 6 3 77 14   J Dokić 4 0  
    P Mandula 3 6 6520   A Sánchez Vicario 6 6  
WC   A Cargill 643       A Sugiyama 3 2  
    A Sugiyama 77 6   20   A Sánchez Vicario 4 5  
Q   M-G Mikaelian 4 3   14   J Dokić 6 7  
    L Osterloh 6 6       L Osterloh 3 3  
    A Serra-Zanetti 2 6 3 14   J Dokić 6 6  
14   J Dokić 6 3 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   M Shaughnessy 3 6 77
    R Grande 6 3 6212   M Shaughnessy 77 6  
    N Llagostera 0 4       Å Carlsson 643  
    Å Carlsson 6 6   12   M Shaughnessy 4 1  
    D Bedáňová 6 6       D Bedáňová 6 6  
    J Kruger 1 2       D Bedáňová 6 6  
    S Talaja 7 6       S Talaja 1 3  
24   P Suárez 5 2       D Bedáňová 7 4 6
26   T Tanasugarn 3 5   7   M Seles 5 6 3
    R McQuillan 6 7       R McQuillan 1 5  
WC   A Liu 3 3   Q   E Daniilidou 6 7  
Q   E Daniilidou 6 6   Q   E Daniilidou 2 3  
    B Lamade 4 65  7   M Seles 6 6  
Q   E Koulikovskaya 6 77   Q   E Koulikovskaya 1 4  
    N Pratt 1 2   7   M Seles 6 6  
7   M Seles 6 6  

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   L Davenport 6 6  
    A Glass 2 3   3   L Davenport 6 6  
    É Loit 6 7       É Loit 0 2  
    ME Camerin 3 5   3   L Davenport 6 6  
    M Oremans 6 4 6 27   Á Montolio 3 2  
    Z Gubacsi 4 6 3     M Oremans 2 1  
Q   G Pizzichini 1 77 1 27   Á Montolio 6 6  
27   Á Montolio 6 626 3   L Davenport 6 0 6
21   E Likhovtseva 4 77 6 21   E Likhovtseva 3 6 3
Q   T Perebiynis 6 641 21   E Likhovtseva 6 2 6
    N Petrova 6 636     N Petrova 4 6 4
Q   A Fusai 4 77 2 21   E Likhovtseva 667 6
    S Asagoe 4 7 4 Q   B Schwartz 78 5 4
    V Razzano 6 5 6     V Razzano 1 64 
Q   B Schwartz 1 6 6 Q   B Schwartz 6 77  
13   A Coetzer 6 4 4

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   S Williams 4 6 6
    A Barna 6 1 2 10   S Williams 6 6  
    D Chládková 6 6       D Chládková 1 1  
LL   M Müller 1 2   10   S Williams 6 6  
    M Suchá 77 6       M Suchá 1 0  
Q   R Vinci 641       M Suchá 6 6  
    E Bes 6 6       E Bes 2 3  
23   M Serna 3 1   10   S Williams 7 6  
31   C Torrens Valero 6 1 1 6   J Henin 5 0  
    M Vavrinec 2 6 6     M Vavrinec 7 4 6
    A Kremer 0 2       T Poutchek 5 6 2
    T Poutchek 6 6       M Vavrinec 3 2  
    P Schnyder 6 6   6   J Henin 6 6  
    R de los Ríos 4 1       P Schnyder 79 1 4
    M Irvin 3 3   6   J Henin 676 6
6   J Henin 6 6  

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   K Clijsters 6 6  
    P Nola 1 1   5   K Clijsters 6 6  
    C Castaño 77 653 WC   A Bradshaw 3 2  
WC   A Bradshaw 6377 6 5   K Clijsters 6 7  
    D Hantuchová 7 4 2 25   H Nagyová 3 5  
    N Dechy 5 6 6     N Dechy 2 1  
    M Díaz Oliva 0 4   25   H Nagyová 6 6  
25   H Nagyová 6 6   5   K Clijsters 7 4 6
17   A Huber 6 6   11   E Dementieva 5 6 2
    ME Salerni 2 4   17   A Huber 77 6  
WC   S Taylor 6 646 WC   S Taylor 624  
    M Weingärtner 3 77 1 17   A Huber 3 5  
    E Gagliardi 7 5 6211   E Dementieva 6 7  
    K Habšudová 5 6 77     K Habšudová 657 0
Q   Y-j Cho 3 5   11   E Dementieva 77 5 6
11   E Dementieva 6 7  

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   S Farina Elia 2 4  
    M Matevžič 6 6       M Matevžič 6 6  
    W Prakusya 6 6       W Prakusya 2 3  
LL   G Arn 1 0       M Matevžič 2 2  
    R Kuti-Kis 4 7 1 18   S Testud 6 6  
    G León García 6 5 6     G León García 7 4 4
Q   N Dübbers 3 2   18   S Testud 5 6 6
18   S Testud 6 6   18   S Testud 4 0  
30   L Raymond 6 6   4   V Williams 6 6  
    A Smashnova 2 3   30   L Raymond 6 6  
    S Cacic 5 4       J Hopkins 2 1  
    J Hopkins 7 6   30   L Raymond 3 4  
    M Tu 6 2 6 4   V Williams 6 6  
WC   A Harkleroad 4 6 0     M Tu 2 2  
Q   L Dlhopolcová 2 3   4   V Williams 6 6  
4   V Williams 6 6  

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   A Mauresmo 3 6 6
    A Myskina 6 1 4 8   A Mauresmo 78 6  
    J Husárová 77 6       J Husárová 662  
    Ľ Cervanová 624   8   A Mauresmo 7 7  
Q   A Gerši 6 6   28   C Rubin 5 5  
    E Bovina 3 2   Q   A Gerši 4 1  
    J Kandarr 4 6 3 28   C Rubin 6 6  
28   C Rubin 6 3 6 8   A Mauresmo 6 616
22   I Tulyagnova 6 6   9   N Tauziat 0 77 3
    M Marrero 1 4   22   I Tulyagnova 6 3 4
    A Medina Garrigues 2 1   Q   J Nejedly 1 6 6
Q   J Nejedly 6 6   Q   J Nejedly 1 6 3
    A Kapros 1 4   9   N Tauziat 6 3 6
Q   K Srebotnik 6 6   Q   K Srebotnik 5 6 3
    C Black 6 3 2 9   N Tauziat 7 1 6
9   N Tauziat 4 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15   M Maleeva 6 6  
    K Hrdličková 2 1   15   M Maleeva 3 6 3
    A Molik 4 6 6     A Molik 6 3 6
WC   B Mattek 6 2 4     A Molik 5 6 3
    S Sfar 6 5 6 19   B Schett 7 3 6
    T Pisnik 2 7 4     S Sfar 4 65 
WC   A Stevenson 1 3   19   B Schett 6 77  
19   B Schett 6 6   19   B Schett 3 3  
32   F Schiavone 1 3   2   J Capriati 6 6  
    V Ruano Pascual 6 6       V Ruano Pascual 5 6 6
Q   E Fauth 6 78   Q   E Fauth 7 2 4
    A-G Sidot 4 66      V Ruano Pascual 4 4  
    MJ Martínez Sánchez 1 1   2   J Capriati 6 6  
    E Dominikovic 6 6       E Dominikovic 2 0  
Q   A Hopmans 2 1   2   J Capriati 6 6  
2   J Capriati 6 6  

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