2005 Hastings Direct International Championships – Singles

The Singles competition of the 2005 Hastings Direct International Championships was part of the 31st edition of the Eastbourne International tennis tournament, Tier II of the 2005 WTA Tour. Svetlana Kuznetsova was the defending champion but lost in the semifinals to Kim Clijsters. Clijsters won in the final 7–5, 6–0 against Vera Douchevina.

Singles
2005 Hastings Direct International Championships
ChampionBelgium Kim Clijsters
Runner-upRussia Vera Douchevina
Final score7–5, 6–0
Events
Singles Doubles
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SeedsEdit

A champion seed is indicated in bold text while text in italics indicates the round in which that seed was eliminated. The top four seeds received a bye to the second round.

  1.   Amélie Mauresmo (Second Round)
  2.   Svetlana Kuznetsova (Semifinals)
  3.   Alicia Molik (withdrew)
  4.   Anastasia Myskina (Quarterfinals)
  5.   Vera Zvonareva (Second Round)
  6.   Elena Likhovtseva (First Round)
  7.   Kim Clijsters (Champion)
  8.   Nathalie Dechy (Quarterfinals)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalEdit

Final
Q   Vera Douchevina 5 0  
7   Kim Clijsters 7 6  

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   A Mauresmo 4 4  
Q   K Srebotnik 6 2 2 Q   V Douchevina 6 6  
Q   V Douchevina 1 6 6 Q   V Douchevina 5    
    S Asagoe 1 2       M Bartoli 0 r  
LL   L Raymond 6 6   LL   L Raymond 3 4  
    M Bartoli 710 6       M Bartoli 6 6  
6   E Likhovtseva 682   Q   V Douchevina 2 78 6
Q   R Vinci 6 663
4   A Myskina 6 5 6
LL   M Vento-Kabchi 6 4 6 LL   M Vento-Kabchi 4 7 0
    D Hantuchová 2 6 4 4   A Myskina 4 63 
Q   R Vinci 6 4 6 Q   R Vinci 6 77  
    K Šprem 3 6 3 Q   R Vinci 6 77  
    N Vaidišová 3 2   5   V Zvonareva 2 65 
5   V Zvonareva 6 6  

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
7   K Clijsters 6 77  
    J Janković 1 62  7   K Clijsters 6 6  
WC   C Martínez 7 2 6 WC   C Martínez 2 2  
WC   E Baltacha 5 6 1 7   K Clijsters 6 6  
    V Razzano 6 4 6 LL   M Washington 2 2  
    S Farina Elia 3 6 4     V Razzano 644  
LL   M Washington 77 6  
7   K Clijsters 6 3 6
8   N Dechy 6 6   2   S Kuznetsova 4 6 4
WC   A Janes 1 1   8   N Dechy 4 6 6
    A Sugiyama 6 5 4     A Frazier 6 3 3
    A Frazier 4 7 6 8   N Dechy 4 5  
Q   A Chakvetadze 606 6 2   S Kuznetsova 6 7  
    M Maleeva 77 1 2 Q   A Chakvetadze 6 4 65
2   S Kuznetsova 1 6 77

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