2013 US Open – Women's Singles

Defending champion Serena Williams successfully defended her title, defeating Victoria Azarenka in a rematch of the previous year's final, 7–5, 6–7(6–8), 6–1 to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 2013 US Open. It was her fifth US Open singles title and her 17th major singles title overall. For the second consecutive year, Williams lost only one set during the tournament, to Azarenka in the final.[1][2]

Women's Singles
2013 US Open
ChampionUnited States Serena Williams
Runner-upBelarus Victoria Azarenka
Final score7–5, 6–7(6–8), 6–1
Details
Draw128
Seeds32
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
Legends men women mixed
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This was the last major main draw appearance for former world No. 3 and two-time French Open semifinalist Nadia Petrova, who lost to Julia Glushko in the first round.

SeedsEdit

01.    Serena Williams (champion)
02.    Victoria Azarenka (final)
03.    Agnieszka Radwańska (fourth round)
04.    Sara Errani (second round)
05.    Li Na (semifinals)
06.    Caroline Wozniacki (third round)
07.    Petra Kvitová (third round)
08.    Angelique Kerber (fourth round)
09.    Jelena Janković (fourth round)
10.    Roberta Vinci (quarterfinals)
11.    Samantha Stosur (first round)
12.    Kirsten Flipkens (first round)
13.    Ana Ivanovic (fourth round)
14.    Maria Kirilenko (third round)
15.    Sloane Stephens (fourth round)
16.    Sabine Lisicki (third round)
17.    Dominika Cibulková (first round)
18.    Carla Suárez Navarro (quarterfinals)
19.    Sorana Cîrstea (second round)
20.    Nadia Petrova (first round)
21.    Simona Halep (fourth round)
22.    Elena Vesnina (second round)
23.    Jamie Hampton (third round)
24.    Ekaterina Makarova (quarterfinals)
25.    Kaia Kanepi (third round)
26.    Alizé Cornet (third round)
27.    Svetlana Kuznetsova (third round)
28.    Mona Barthel (second round)
29.    Magdaléna Rybáriková (first round)
30.    Laura Robson (third round)
31.    Klára Zakopalová (first round)
32.    Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (third round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Serena Williams 6 6
18   Carla Suárez Navarro 0 0
1   Serena Williams 6 6
5   Li Na 0 3
24   Ekaterina Makarova 4 77 2
5   Li Na 6 656
1   Serena Williams 7 666
2   Victoria Azarenka 5 78 1
10   Roberta Vinci 4 1
    Flavia Pennetta 6 6
    Flavia Pennetta 4 2
2   Victoria Azarenka 6 6
    Daniela Hantuchová 2 3
2   Victoria Azarenka 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   S Williams 6 6
  F Schiavone 0 1 1   S Williams 6 6
  G Voskoboeva 6 6   G Voskoboeva 3 0
  M Niculescu 4 3 1   S Williams 6 6
  Y Shvedova 6 6   Y Shvedova 3 1
  O Puchkova 1 0   Y Shvedova 6 6
LL   P Mayr-Achleitner 776 LL   P Mayr-Achleitner 2 3
29   M Rybáriková 623 1   S Williams 6 6
23   J Hampton 6 6 15   S Stephens 4 1
  L Arruabarrena 4 2 23   J Hampton 7 6
  K Mladenovic 6 1 6   K Mladenovic 5 4
  A Medina Garrigues 1 6 1 23   J Hampton 1 3
  I-C Begu 1 3 15   S Stephens 6 6
  U Radwańska 6 6   U Radwańska 1 1
  M Minella 6 3 6515   S Stephens 6 6
15   S Stephens 4 6 77

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12   K Flipkens 1 2
  V Williams 6 6   V Williams 3 6 65
  K Bertens 1 3   J Zheng 6 2 77
  J Zheng 6 6   J Zheng 2 4
Q   C Vandeweghe 6 77 18   C Suárez Navarro 6 6
Q   A Krunić 4 65 Q   C Vandeweghe 3 4
  L Davis 0 0 18   C Suárez Navarro 6 6
18   C Suárez Navarro 6 6 18   C Suárez Navarro 4 6 77
25   K Kanepi 4 77 6 8   A Kerber 6 3 63
WC   V King 6 641 25   K Kanepi 6 6
  S Vögele 1 7 64   AK Schmiedlová 4 1
  AK Schmiedlová 6 5 77 25   K Kanepi 0 4
  Ka Plíšková 6 4 5 8   A Kerber 6 6
  E Bouchard 4 6 7   E Bouchard 4 6 3
  L Hradecká 1 1 8   A Kerber 6 2 6
8   A Kerber 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
3   A Radwańska 6 6
  S Soler Espinosa 1 2 3   A Radwańska 6 7
  MT Torró Flor 6 6   MT Torró Flor 0 5
  M Erakovic 0 4 3   A Radwańska 6 77
  E Cabeza Candela 1 4 32   A Pavlyuchenkova 4 61
WC   A Barty 6 6 WC   A Barty 4 0
WC   V Razzano 5 0 32   A Pavlyuchenkova 6 6
32   A Pavlyuchenkova 7 6 3   A Radwańska 4 4
24   E Makarova 6 6 24   E Makarova 6 6
  P Hercog 2 4 24   E Makarova 6 6
  M Johansson 3 1   B Mattek-Sands 4 4
  B Mattek-Sands 6 6 24   E Makarova 6 7
  P Ormaechea 6 79 16   S Lisicki 4 5
  K Date-Krumm 3 67   P Ormaechea 2 3
Q   V Dushevina 2 63 16   S Lisicki 6 6
16   S Lisicki 6 77

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   J Janković 6 6
  M Keys 3 4 9   J Janković 6 6
  M Puig 4 6 5 PR   A Kleybanova 3 2
PR   A Kleybanova 6 3 7 9   J Janković 6 77
Q   K Nara 6 6 Q   K Nara 4 65
  A Cadanțu 2 2 Q   K Nara 7 6
Q   S Fichman 5 7 1 19   S Cîrstea 5 1
19   S Cîrstea 7 5 6 9   J Janković 3 0
30   L Robson 7 6 5   N Li 6 6
  L Domínguez Lino 5 0 30   L Robson 6 77
  C Garcia 6 6   C Garcia 4 65
WC   S Rogers 3 2 30   L Robson 2 5
PR   P Cetkovská 6 4 1 5   N Li 6 7
  S Arvidsson 1 6 6   S Arvidsson 2 2
  O Govortsova 2 2 5   N Li 6 6
5   N Li 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   C Wozniacki 6 7
Q   Y Duan 2 5 6   C Wozniacki 6 6
  C Scheepers 2 6 6   C Scheepers 1 2
Q   C Simmonds 6 2 1 6   C Wozniacki 6 4 3
  J Čepelová 2 2 Q   C Giorgi 4 6 6
Q   C Giorgi 6 6 Q   C Giorgi 6 710
  S-w Hsieh 6 6   S-w Hsieh 4 68
31   K Zakopalová 3 3 Q   C Giorgi 4 2
22   E Vesnina 6 6 10   R Vinci 6 6
  A Beck 1 1 22   E Vesnina 1 4
  K Knapp 6 6   K Knapp 6 6
Q   G Min 3 1   K Knapp 4 3
  L Tsurenko 3 6 4 10   R Vinci 6 6
  L Šafářová 6 2 6   L Šafářová 6 1 2
  T Babos 4 2 10   R Vinci 4 6 6
10   R Vinci 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14   M Kirilenko 6 6
  Y Wickmayer 1 1 14   M Kirilenko 6 6
Q   M Larcher de Brito 6 6 Q   M Larcher de Brito 3 1
  E Daniilidou 4 3 14   M Kirilenko 1 0
  D Vekić 77 4 6 21   S Halep 6 6
  M Duque Mariño 656 2   D Vekić 2 1
  H Watson 6 4 2 21   S Halep 6 6
21   S Halep 4 6 6 21   S Halep 2 63
27   S Kuznetsova 6 7   F Pennetta 6 77
  M Burdette 3 5 27   S Kuznetsova 6 4 6
  S Peng 6 6   S Peng 1 6 4
  Y Meusburger 3 4 27   S Kuznetsova 5 1
WC   N Gibbs 0 2   F Pennetta 7 6
  F Pennetta 6 6   F Pennetta 6 6
LL   O Rogowska 0 0 4   S Errani 3 1
4   S Errani 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7   P Kvitová 6 3 6
  M Doi 2 6 1 7   P Kvitová 6 6
  B Jovanovski 6 6   B Jovanovski 2 4
  A Petkovic 2 4 7   P Kvitová 3 0
  T Pironkova 3 3 WC   A Riske 6 6
WC   A Riske 6 6 WC   A Riske 6 6
  J Larsson 1 4 28   M Barthel 4 2
28   M Barthel 6 6 WC   A Riske 3 7 2
20   N Petrova 3 4   D Hantuchová 6 5 6
Q   J Glushko 6 6 Q   J Glushko 7 6
Q   M Lučić-Baroni 4 4 WC   S Vickery 5 3
WC   S Vickery 6 6 Q   J Glushko 6 5 64
WC   M Sanchez 5 2   D Hantuchová 3 7 77
  D Hantuchová 7 6   D Hantuchová 6 6
Q   V Duval 5 6 6 Q   V Duval 2 3
11   S Stosur 7 4 4

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
13   A Ivanovic 6 6
  A Tatishvili 2 0 13   A Ivanovic 6 6
  V Lepchenko 77 2 65PR   A Dulgheru 2 1
PR   A Dulgheru 656 77 13   A Ivanovic 4 7 6
  J Görges 4 3   C McHale 6 5 4
  C McHale 6 6   C McHale 6 3 7
  E Svitolina 6 6   E Svitolina 4 6 5
17   D Cibulková 4 3 13   A Ivanovic 6 3 4
26   A Cornet 6 6 2   V Azarenka 4 6 6
Q   MJ Koehler 3 2 26   A Cornet 6 6
Q   C Dellacqua 6 1 4 Q   A Tomljanović 2 2
Q   A Tomljanović 3 6 6 26   A Cornet 77 3 2
PR   A Wozniak 7 77 2   V Azarenka 626 6
  V Dolonc 5 65 PR   A Wozniak 3 1
  D Pfizenmaier 0 0 2   V Azarenka 6 6
2   V Azarenka 6 6

Championship match statisticsEdit

Category   S. Williams   Azarenka
1st serve % 58/101 (57%) 56/99 (57%)
1st serve points won 44 of 58 = 76% 31 of 56 = 55%
2nd serve points won 20 of 43 = 47% 23 of 43 = 53%
Total service points won 64 of 101 = 63.37% 54 of 99 = 54.55%
Aces 9 2
Double faults 5 7
Winners 36 17
Unforced errors 35 27
Net points won 3 of 9 = 33% 4 of 6 = 67%
Break points converted 7 of 12 = 58% 4 of 8 = 50%
Return points won 45 of 99 = 45% 37 of 101 = 37%
Total points won 109 91
Source

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Serena Williams crowns 14-year reign with fifth US Open title". Guardian UK. 8 September 2013. Retrieved 11 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Serena Williams wins 17th grand slam title with epic US Open victory over Victoria Azarenka". Daily Telegraph. 8 September 2013. Retrieved 11 September 2013.

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