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2002 French Open – Women's Singles

Jennifer Capriati was the defending champion, but she lost to Serena Williams in the semifinals, in what was a rematch of a match from the previous year's quarterfinals.

Women's Singles
2002 French Open
ChampionUnited States Serena Williams
Runner-upUnited States Venus Williams
Final score7–5, 6–3
Details
Seeds32
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends −45 45+ women
WC Singles men women
WC Doubles men women
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Williams then defeated her sister, Venus, to win her first French Open title. This was also her first step towards completing her first "Serena Slam".

This tournament was notable for being the first Grand Slam in which future World No. 2 Vera Zvonareva competed in the main draw.[1] She drew Serena Williams in the fourth round, and was defeated.

Contents

SeedsEdit

  1.   Jennifer Capriati (Semifinals)
  2.   Venus Williams (Final)
  3.   Serena Williams (Champion)
  4.   Kim Clijsters (Third Round)
  5.   Justine Henin (First Round)
  6.   Monica Seles (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Jelena Dokić (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Sandrine Testud (First Round)
  9.   Silvia Farina Elia (Fourth Round)
  10.   Amélie Mauresmo (Fourth Round)
  11.   Daniela Hantuchová (Fourth Round)
  12.   Meghann Shaughnessy (First Round)
  13.   Elena Dementieva (Fourth Round)
  14.   Iroda Tulyaganova (Third Round)
  15.   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (First Round)
  16.   Barbara Schett (Second Round)
  17.   Tamarine Tanasugarn (Third Round)
  18.   Tatiana Panova (Third Round)
  19.   Anastasia Myskina (First Round)
  20.   Patty Schnyder (Fourth Round)
  21.   Anna Smashnova (First Round)
  22.   Magdalena Maleeva (First Round)
  23.   Anne Kremer (Third Round)
  24.   Lisa Raymond (First Round)
  25.   Dája Bedáňová (First Round)
  26.   Ai Sugiyama (Second Round)
  27.   Nathalie Dechy (Third Round)
  28.   Alexandra Stevenson (First Round)
  29.   Iva Majoli (Second Round)
  30.   Amanda Coetzer (First Round)
  31.   Rita Grande (Third Round)
  32.   Cristina Torrens Valero (Second Round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Jennifer Capriati 6 4 6
7   Jelena Dokić 4 6 1
1   Jennifer Capriati 6 622
3   Serena Williams 3 77 6
3   Serena Williams 6 6
WC   Mary Pierce 1 1
3   Serena Williams 7 6
2   Venus Williams 5 3
    Paola Suárez 6 651
    Clarisa Fernández 2 77 6
    Clarisa Fernández 1 4
2   Venus Williams 6 6
6   Monica Seles 4 3
2   Venus Williams 6 6

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   J Capriati 6 6
  M Irvin 3 4 1   J Capriati 6 6
  A Frazier 6 6   A Frazier 4 3
  M Tu 4 0 1   J Capriati 6 6
  A Widjaja 2 7 6   E Dominikovic 3 1
  J Craybas 6 5 1   A Widjaja 644
  E Dominikovic 6 6   E Dominikovic 77 6
28   A Stevenson 3 2 1   J Capriati 6 6
20   P Schnyder 6 6 20   P Schnyder 4 4
Q   M Sequera 3 2 20   P Schnyder 6 6
  T Garbin 77 6   T Garbin 3 2
  S Talaja 654 20   P Schnyder 7 78
  A Kournikova 4 3 14   I Tulyaganova 5 66
WC   C Wheeler 6 6 WC   C Wheeler 1 4
  E Dyrberg 683 14   I Tulyaganova 6 6
14   I Tulyaganova 710 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   M Shaughnessy 683
Q   C Martínez Granados 710 6 Q   C Martínez Granados 1 0
  K Srebotnik 6 6   K Srebotnik 6 6
  G León García 3 4   K Srebotnik 6 6
  É Loit 6 3 7   É Loit 0 1
  A Molik 2 6 5   É Loit 2 77 6
Q   S Asagoe 3 6 7 Q   S Asagoe 6 632
19   A Myskina 6 2 5   K Srebotnik 632
30   A Coetzer 2 2 7   J Dokić 77 6
  M Müller 6 6   M Müller 5 4
PR   F Zuluaga 2 4   E Likhovtseva 7 6
  E Likhovtseva 6 6   E Likhovtseva 2 3
  C Martínez 6 6 7   J Dokić 6 6
  ME Camerin 3 3   C Martínez 6 672
  E Gagliardi 4 2 7   J Dokić 3 79 6
7   J Dokić 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   S Williams 6 6
  M Suchá 3 0 3   S Williams 6 6
  M Oremans 0 3 Q   D Randriantefy 2 3
Q   D Randriantefy 6 6 3   S Williams 6 6
  J Husárová 6 3 7   J Husárová 1 3
WC   A Fusai 2 6 5   J Husárová 6 1 6
WC   M Bartoli 3 6 5 26   A Sugiyama 2 6 2
26   A Sugiyama 6 4 7 3   S Williams 4 6 6
21   A Smashnova 4 2 Q   V Zvonareva 6 0 1
  F Schiavone 6 6   F Schiavone 3 77 6
Q   R Kuti-Kis 6 1 0   M-G Mikaelian 6 643
  M-G Mikaelian 4 6 6   F Schiavone 2 77 5
  M Matevžič 4 67 Q   V Zvonareva 6 647
Q   V Zvonareva 6 79 Q   V Zvonareva 6 6
  M Marrero 6 6   M Marrero 2 1
15   A Sánchez Vicario 0 1

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   S Farina Elia 3 6 6
  E Bovina 6 2 4 9   S Farina Elia 78 6
  T Pisnik 2 6 6   T Pisnik 664
  K Hrdličková 6 3 4 9   S Farina Elia 6 77
WC   L Andretto 3 0 17   T Tanasugarn 0 61
  J Kandarr 6 6   J Kandarr 4 6 3
  D Chládková 3 2 17   T Tanasugarn 6 1 6
17   T Tanasugarn 6 6 9   S Farina Elia 1 2
32   C Torrens Valero 6 6 WC   M Pierce 6 6
PR   M Grzybowska 2 1 32   C Torrens Valero 3 1
WC   M Pierce 7 7 WC   M Pierce 6 6
  I Selyutina 5 5 WC   M Pierce 6 6
  H Nagyová 3 6 4 Q   A Kapros 3 0
  V Razzano 6 1 6   V Razzano 77 612
Q   A Kapros 4 6 6 Q   A Kapros 6377 6
5   J Henin 6 1 0

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   S Testud 6 5 1
  P Suárez 2 7 6   P Suárez 6 6
Q   M Goloviznina 2 7 5 Q   M Goloviznina 4 4
  B Schwartz 6 5 2r   P Suárez 6 4 7
  J Hopkins 634 27   N Dechy 4 6 5
Q   I Benešová 77 6 Q   I Benešová 6 1 4
Q   N Llagostera Vives 1 6 0 27   N Dechy 4 6 6
27   N Dechy 6 3 6   P Suárez 6 2 6
24   L Raymond 4 3 10   A Mauresmo 2 6 4
  E Bes 6 6   E Bes 6 1 6
  V Ruano Pascual 6 6   V Ruano Pascual 3 6 0
  S Foretz 2 4   E Bes 1 1
  N Pratt 2 7 6 10   A Mauresmo 6 6
  M Serna 6 5 1   N Pratt 2 1
WC   C Pin 4 1 10   A Mauresmo 6 6
10   A Mauresmo 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13   E Dementieva 7 6
  A Gerši 5 3 13   E Dementieva 7 6
  S Sfar 0 2   Å Svensson 5 3
  Å Svensson 6 6 13   E Dementieva 6 6
  R Neffa-de los Ríos 6 6   R Neffa-de los Ríos 3 0
  G Arn 3 4   R Neffa-de los Ríos 6 6
WC   A-G Sidot 6 6 WC   A-G Sidot 3 1
22   M Maleeva 2 4 13   E Dementieva 6 2 3
25   D Bedáňová 6 3 2   C Fernández 3 6 6
  J Kostanić 2 6 6   J Kostanić 3 4
Q   L Bacheva 5 1   C Fernández 6 6
  C Fernández 7 6   C Fernández 6 6
  E Daniilidou 6 6 4   K Clijsters 4 0
  C Beigbeder 3 1   E Daniilidou 6467
  T Poutchek 6 3 6 4   K Clijsters 77 79
4   K Clijsters 3 6 8

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   M Seles 646 6
  Á Montolio 77 3 0 6   M Seles 6 6
  B Rittner 6 4 6   B Rittner 4 1
  P Mandula 3 6 0 6   M Seles 6 6
  L Osterloh 4 4   Ľ Cervanová 2 2
  Ľ Cervanová 6 6   Ľ Cervanová 4 6 6
  K Brandi 4 3 29   I Majoli 6 3 0
29   I Majoli 6 6 6   M Seles 6 7
18   T Panova 6 4 6 11   D Hantuchová 4 5
  S Noorlander 1 6 2 18   T Panova 6 6
Q   M Lučić 6 6 Q   M Lučić 1 1
WC   S Cohen-Aloro 3 3 18   T Panova 3 1
  J Nejedly 1 2 11   D Hantuchová 6 6
  A Serra Zanetti 6 6   A Serra Zanetti 3 1
  C Black 2 3 11   D Hantuchová 6 6
11   D Hantuchová 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   B Schett 6 2 6
  M Weingärtner 2 6 0 16   B Schett 7 3 5
  Y-j Cho 3 0   C Rubin 5 6 7
  C Rubin 6 6   C Rubin 6 6
  S Reeves 6 6 23   A Kremer 1 0
  Z Gubacsi 1 1   S Reeves 631
  J Lee 1 65 23   A Kremer 77 6
23   A Kremer 6 77   C Rubin 3 2
31   R Grande 6 6 2   V Williams 6 6
  M Díaz Oliva 4 4 31   R Grande 6 7
  S Obata 6 2 0   A Jidkova 0 5
  A Jidkova 0 6 6 31   R Grande 1 4
  W Prakusya 1 7 6 2   V Williams 6 6
  A Barna 6 5 1   W Prakusya 0 1
  B Lamade 3 3 2   V Williams 6 6
2   V Williams 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Welcome to this Vera Zvonareva webpage!". Archived from the original on 2013-04-11. Retrieved 2013-03-05.

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