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2012 BNP Paribas Open – Women's Singles

At the 2012 BNP Paribas Open – Women's Singles, played at Indian Wells, California in March 2012, the defending champion Caroline Wozniacki lost to Ana Ivanovic in the fourth round, the second consecutive year Ivanovic had knocked out the defending champion. World No. 1 Victoria Azarenka won her first Indian Wells Title by beating World No. 2 Maria Sharapova 6–2 6–3 in the final.

Women's Singles
2012 BNP Paribas Open
ChampionBelarus Victoria Azarenka
Runner-upRussia Maria Sharapova
Final score6–2, 6–3
Details
Draw96
Seeds32
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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SeedsEdit

All seeds received a bye into the second round.

  1.   Victoria Azarenka (Champion)
  2.   Maria Sharapova (Final)
  3.   Petra Kvitová (Third round)
  4.   Caroline Wozniacki (Fourth round)
  5.   Agnieszka Radwańska (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Samantha Stosur (Third round)
  7.   Marion Bartoli (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Li Na (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Vera Zvonareva (Third round, withdrew because of an intestinal illness)
  10.   Francesca Schiavone (Third round, retired because of an illness)
  11.   Sabine Lisicki (Second round)
  12.   Jelena Janković (Second round)
  13.   Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Second round)
  14.   Julia Görges (Fourth round)
  15.   Ana Ivanovic (Semifinals, retired because of a hip injury)
  16.   Dominika Cibulková (Third round)
  17.   Peng Shuai (Second round)
  18.   Angelique Kerber (Semifinals)
  19.   Daniela Hantuchová (Second round)
  20.   Maria Kirilenko (Quarterfinals)
  21.   Roberta Vinci (Fourth round)
  22.   Yanina Wickmayer (Second round)
  23.   Lucie Šafářová (Fourth round)
  24.   Anabel Medina Garrigues (Third round)
  25.   Svetlana Kuznetsova (Third round)
  26.   Monica Niculescu (Second round)
  27.   Flavia Pennetta (Third round)
  28.   Petra Cetkovská (Second round)
  29.   Kaia Kanepi (Second round)
  30.   Nadia Petrova (Fourth round)
  31.   Zheng Jie (Third round)
  32.   Christina McHale (Fourth round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Victoria Azarenka 6 6
5   Agnieszka Radwańska 0 2
1   Victoria Azarenka 6 6
18   Angelique Kerber 4 3
18   Angelique Kerber 6 6
8   Li Na 4 2
1   Victoria Azarenka 6 6
2   Maria Sharapova 2 3
7   Marion Bartoli 3 4
15   Ana Ivanovic 6 6
15   Ana Ivanovic 4 1r
2   Maria Sharapova 6 0
20   Maria Kirilenko 6 5 2
2   Maria Sharapova 3 7 6

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   V Azarenka 6 6478
WC   J Craybas 1 2   M Barthel 4 77 66
  M Barthel 6 6 1   V Azarenka 6 6
  A Keothavong 4 6 5 25   S Kuznetsova 1 2
PR   T Bacsinszky 6 2 7 PR   T Bacsinszky 3 0r
25   S Kuznetsova 6 2
1   V Azarenka 6 6
14   J Görges 3 1
24   A Medina Garrigues 6 7
Q   K Barrois 6 2 4 WC   S Mirza 2 5
WC   S Mirza 4 6 6 24   A Medina Garrigues 3 4
  E Baltacha 3 6 6 14   J Görges 6 6
  A Rus 6 4 3   E Baltacha 3 2
14   J Görges 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   J Janković 4 3
WC   J Hampton 6 6 WC   J Hampton 6 6
  P Hercog 0 1 WC   J Hampton 6 616
  J Gajdošová 4 6 6   J Gajdošová 2 77 2
WC   C Vandeweghe 6 3 3   J Gajdošová 2 6 6
22   Y Wickmayer 6 2 4
WC   J Hampton 3 6 0r
5   A Radwańska 6 4 3
27   F Pennetta 6 6
  T Pironkova 4 2   C Suárez Navarro 3 4
  C Suárez Navarro 6 6 27   F Pennetta 4 2
  S Cîrstea 4 7 77 5   A Radwańska 6 6
  I Benešová 6 5 65   S Cîrstea 2 4
5   A Radwańska 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   P Kvitová 6 6
  A Morita 6 1 4   B Záhlavová-Strýcová 1 3
  B Záhlavová-Strýcová 2 6 6 3   P Kvitová 6 2 3
Q   C Dellacqua 4 5 32   C McHale 2 6 6
  E Vesnina 6 7   E Vesnina 3 5
32   C McHale 6 7
32   C McHale 3 6 64
18   A Kerber 6 3 77
18   A Kerber 2 7 6
WC   S Stephens 4 7 79 WC   S Stephens 6 5 4
Q   A Wozniak 6 5 6718   A Kerber w/o
  V King 77 6   V King
  S Errani 634   V King 6 6
13   A Pavlyuchenkova 4 4

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   V Zvonareva 6 6
  K Date-Krumm 6 6   K Date-Krumm 3 4
  P Parmentier 1 3 9   V Zvonareva
  L Pous Tió 1 1   K Zakopalová w/o
  K Zakopalová 6 6   K Zakopalová 6 676
19   D Hantuchová 3 79 3
  K Zakopalová 1 0
8   N Li 6 6
31   J Zheng 6 6
WC   U Radwańska 6 4 4 Q   M Krajicek 1 3
Q   M Krajicek 3 6 6 31   J Zheng 1 3
  M Erakovic 7 3 5 8   N Li 6 6
  G Voskoboeva 5 6 7   G Voskoboeva 6 3 3
8   N Li 3 6 6

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   M Bartoli 2 6 7
Q   V Lepchenko 77 6 Q   V Lepchenko 6 2 5
Q   A Panova 632 7   M Bartoli 6 6
  M Johansson 3 3   C Scheepers 2 0
  C Scheepers 6 6   C Scheepers 6 6
29   K Kanepi 3 2
7   M Bartoli 6 6
23   L Šafářová 1 4
23   L Šafářová 6 3
  T Paszek 6 2 6   T Paszek 3 1r
  A Yakimova 4 6 1 23   L Šafářová 6
Q   L Tsurenko 4 6 7 10   F Schiavone 2 r
  S Pe'er 6 3 5 Q   L Tsurenko 2 4
10   F Schiavone 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15   A Ivanovic 6 6
Q   G Arn 1r   J Larsson 1 2
  J Larsson 4 15   A Ivanovic 686 6
  K Pervak 6 6   K Pervak 710 3 2
Q   O Govortsova 3 1   K Pervak 6 6
17   S Peng 4 0
15   A Ivanovic 6 6
4   C Wozniacki 3 2
26   M Niculescu 3 3
Q   E Daniilidou 4 64   S Arvidsson 6 6
  S Arvidsson 6 77   S Arvidsson 6 5 2
  E Makarova 6 6 4   C Wozniacki 3 7 6
  B Mattek-Sands 2 3   E Makarova 2 0
4   C Wozniacki 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   S Stosur 6 6
WC   I Falconi 4 5 WC   I Falconi 0 3
  A Dulgheru 6 2r 6   S Stosur 1 78 65
WC   L Davis 6 79 30   N Petrova 6 6677
  P Martić 2 67 WC   L Davis 3 2
30   N Petrova 6 6
30   N Petrova 1 7 2
20   M Kirilenko 6 5 6
20   M Kirilenko 77 6
  I-C Begu 4 7 6   I-C Begu 644
  L Hradecká 6 5 2 20   M Kirilenko 6 4 6
  MJ Martínez Sánchez 3 6 5   L Domínguez Lino 2 6 4
  L Domínguez Lino 6 1 7   L Domínguez Lino 6 6
11   S Lisicki 1 4

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   D Cibulková 2
Q   J Pegula 7 3 3   M Rybáriková 1r
  M Rybáriková 5 6 6 16   D Cibulková 77 0 4
  A Brianti 3 6 6421   R Vinci 656 6
  S Soler Espinosa 6 1 77   S Soler Espinosa 3 3
21   R Vinci 6 6
21   R Vinci 2 1
2   M Sharapova 6 6
28   P Cetkovská 2 4
Q   S Zhang 1 1   S Halep 6 6
  S Halep 6 6   S Halep 3 4
  G Dulko 1 2   M Sharapova 6 6
  J Dokić 0r   G Dulko 2 0
2   M Sharapova 6 6

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Gréta Arn (Qualified)
  2.   Kateryna Bondarenko (First round)
  3.   Michaëlla Krajicek (Qualified)
  4.   Anna Tatishvili (First round)
  5.   Olga Govortsova (Qualified)
  6.   Aleksandra Wozniak (Qualified)
  7.   Eleni Daniilidou (Qualified)
  8.   Vera Dushevina (First round)
  9.   Varvara Lepchenko (Qualified)
  10.   Alexandra Panova (Qualified)
  11.   Virginie Razzano (Qualifying competition)
  12.   Stéphanie Dubois (First round)
  13.   Stéphanie Foretz Gacon (Qualifying competition)
  14.   Mandy Minella (Qualifying competition)
  15.   Nina Bratchikova (First round)
  16.   Anastasia Rodionova (Qualifying competition)
  17.   Alla Kudryavtseva (Qualifying competition)
  18.   Edina Gallovits-Hall (Qualifying competition)
  19.   Chang Kai-chen (First round)
  20.   Casey Dellacqua (Qualified)
  21.   Eva Birnerová (First round)
  22.   Bojana Jovanovski (First round)
  23.   Alizé Cornet (Qualifying competition)
  24.   Kristina Barrois (Qualified)

QualifiersEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

First QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Gréta Arn 77 6
WC   Madison Keys 641
1   Gréta Arn 6 2 6
WC   Julia Cohen 0 6 4
WC   Julia Cohen 6 7
21   Eva Birnerová 1 5

Second QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Kateryna Bondarenko 634
  Paula Ormaechea 77 6
  Paula Ormaechea 2 2
WC   Jessica Pegula 6 6
WC   Jessica Pegula 77 77
22   Bojana Jovanovski 6465

Third QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Michaëlla Krajicek 4 6 6
  Yvonne Meusburger 6 1 2
3   Michaëlla Krajicek 6 5 6
14   Mandy Minella 4 7 3
WC   Gail Brodsky 3 6 2
14   Mandy Minella 6 3 6

Fourth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Anna Tatishvili 3 4
  Misaki Doi 6 6
  Misaki Doi 3 3
20   Casey Dellacqua 6 6
  Laura Robson 3 1
20   Casey Dellacqua 6 6

Fifth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Olga Govortsova 6 666
  Sesil Karatantcheva 3 78 2
5   Olga Govortsova 6 6
  Andrea Hlaváčková 4 1
  Andrea Hlaváčková 666 6
15   Nina Bratchikova 78 2 1

Sixth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Aleksandra Wozniak 6 6
  Heather Watson 4 4
6   Aleksandra Wozniak 6 6
16   Anastasia Rodionova 3 1
  Evgeniya Rodina 2 5
16   Anastasia Rodionova 6 7

Seventh QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Eleni Daniilidou 6 6
  Tetiana Luzhanska 2 4
7   Eleni Daniilidou 77 6
WC   Monica Puig 611
WC   Monica Puig 6 6
19   Chang Kai-chen 2 4

Eighth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
8   Vera Dushevina 6 3 2
  Zhang Shuai 4 6 6
  Zhang Shuai 2 77 77
23   Alizé Cornet 6 6463
  Arantxa Parra Santonja 7 0 2
23   Alizé Cornet 5 6 6

Ninth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
9   Varvara Lepchenko 6 6
  Olivia Rogowska 1 3
9   Varvara Lepchenko 6 6
18   Edina Gallovits-Hall 1 1
  Karolína Plíšková 5 2
18   Edina Gallovits-Hall 7 6

Tenth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
10   Alexandra Panova 6 6
WC   Caroline Garcia 4 4
10   Alexandra Panova 6
13   Stéphanie Foretz Gacon 2 r
  Akgul Amanmuradova 4 7 5
13   Stéphanie Foretz Gacon 6 5 7

Eleventh QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
11   Virginie Razzano 6 6
  Mirjana Lučić 4 2
11   Virginie Razzano 3 3
24   Kristina Barrois 6 6
  Aravane Rezaï 77 2 1
24   Kristina Barrois 636 6

Twelfth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
12   Stéphanie Dubois 6 653
  Lesia Tsurenko 3 77 6
  Lesia Tsurenko 6 6
17   Alla Kudryavtseva 3 1
  Melinda Czink 6 2 2
17   Alla Kudryavtseva 4 6 6

ReferencesEdit