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1997 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1997 Wimbledon Championships
Champion Martina Hingis
Runner-up Jana Novotná
Final score 2–6, 6–3, 6–3

Steffi Graf was the defending champion, but she did not compete this year due to injury.

World No. 1 Martina Hingis won title, defeating Jana Novotná in the final, 2–6, 6–3, 6–3, to become the youngest person since Lottie Dod to win Wimbledon.

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Draw 2
    • Key 2.1
    • Finals 2.2
    • Top Half 2.3
      • Section 1 2.3.1
      • Section 2 2.3.2
      • Section 3 2.3.3
      • Section 4 2.3.4
    • Bottom Half 2.4
      • Section 5 2.4.1
      • Section 6 2.4.2
      • Section 7 2.4.3
      • Section 8 2.4.4
  • External links 3

Seeds

  1. Martina Hingis (Champion)
  2. Monica Seles (Third Round)
  3. Jana Novotná (Final)
  4. Iva Majoli (Quarterfinals)
  5. Lindsay Davenport (Second Round)
  6. Amanda Coetzer (Second Round)
  7. Anke Huber (Third Round)
  8. Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Semifinals)
  9. Mary Pierce (Fourth Round)
  10. Conchita Martínez (Third Round)
  11. Mary Joe Fernández (Fourth Round)
  12. Irina Spîrlea (Fourth Round)
  13. Kimberly Po (First Round)
  14. Brenda Schultz-McCarthy (Third Round)
  15. Ruxandra Dragomir (First Round)
  16. Barbara Paulus (Second Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Martina Hingis 6 6    
    Denisa Chládková 3 2    
  1   Martina Hingis 6 6    
      Anna Kournikova 3 2    
4   Iva Majoli 6 4  
      Anna Kournikova 7 6    
    1   Martina Hingis 2 6 6
  3   Jana Novotná 6 3 3
  3   Jana Novotná 6 6    
    Yayuk Basuki 3 3    
  3   Jana Novotná 6 6  
  8   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 4 2    
8   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6 7  
      Nathalie Tauziat 2 5    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 M Hingis 6 6
Q A Kremer 4 4 1 M Hingis 6 6
P Begerow 3 3 O Barabanschikova 2 2
O Barabanschikova 6 6 1 M Hingis 6 6
E Martincová 4 2 N Arendt 1 3
L Raymond 6 6 L Raymond 6 4 3
N Arendt 6 6 N Arendt 1 6 6
P Langrová 2 0 1 M Hingis 6 6
Q L Golarsa 6 4 6 S Appelmans 1 3
A Dechaume-Balleret 1 6 3 Q L Golarsa 2 0
S Appelmans 6 3 6 S Appelmans 6 6
R Simpson 2 6 0 S Appelmans 6 6
S Cacic 5 4 14 B Schultz-McCarthy 2 3
A Frazier 7 6 A Frazier 6 3
S Farina 6 3 2 14 B Schultz-McCarthy 7 6
14 B Schultz-McCarthy 4 6 6

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15 R Dragomir 7 2 8
A Glass 5 6 10 A Glass 1 r
A Ellwood 5 1 Q M-A Vento 2
Q M-A Vento 7 6 Q M-A Vento 6 7
G Helgeson-Nielsen 6 6 M Maleeva 2 5
WC L Ahl 2 4 G Helgeson-Nielsen 5 5
M Maleeva 6 6 M Maleeva 7 7
WC J Pullin 1 3 Q M-A Vento 1 3
K Studeníková 3 6 3 D Chládková 6 6
Q N Pratt 6 4 6 Q N Pratt 4 5
R Zrubáková 6 7 R Zrubáková 6 7
Q N Feber 1 5 R Zrubáková 7 3 6
D Chládková 7 6 D Chládková 6 6 8
S Kleinová 6 4 D Chládková 7 6
T Jones 7 2 2 5 L Davenport 5 2
5 L Davenport 5 6 6

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4 I Majoli 2 6 6
M Díaz-Oliva 6 0 3 4 I Majoli 6 6
M Maruska 7 6 M Maruska 3 3
A Gerši 6 2 4 I Majoli 4 7 6
Q K Cross 6 6 Q K Cross 6 6 4
L Wild 4 2 Q K Cross 6 6
F Perfetti 4 4 M Sánchez Lorenzo 4 0
M Sánchez Lorenzo 6 6 4 I Majoli 6 6 9
WC G Fernández 7 6 12 I Spîrlea 7 1 7
M Oremans 6 3 WC G Fernández 6 4 6
N Dechy 6 6 6 N Dechy 3 6 3
L Courtois 7 1 2 WC G Fernández 3 1
E Makarova 6 4 6 12 I Spîrlea 6 6
T Panova 4 6 3 E Makarova 6 1 8
H Nagyová 1 0 12 I Spîrlea 4 6 10
12 I Spîrlea 6 6

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10 C Martínez 6 6
K Habšudová 1 2 10 C Martínez 6 6
Y Yoshida 6 6 Y Yoshida 0 0
R Hiraki 2 3 10 C Martínez 4 2
H Suková 7 6 H Suková 6 6
WC S-A Siddall 6 1 H Suková 6 6
S-t Wang 6 2 7 S-t Wang 0 3
L McNeil 1 6 5 H Suková 6 2 3
C Rubin 1 1 A Kournikova 2 6 6
A Kournikova 6 6 A Kournikova 4 7 6
A-G Sidot 6 4 B Rittner 6 6 3
B Rittner 7 6 A Kournikova 3 6 6
J Kruger 7 6 7 A Huber 6 4 4
S De Ville 6 3 J Kruger 2 0
Q H Inoue 3 3 7 A Huber 6 6
7 A Huber 6 6

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6 A Coetzer 7 6
A Fusai 6 1 6 A Coetzer 2 1
M Saeki 2 6 2 P Hy-Boulais 6 6
P Hy-Boulais 6 1 6 P Hy-Boulais 6 6
V Williams 6 2 4 M Grzybowska 4 1
M Grzybowska 4 6 6 M Grzybowska 4 6 6
B Schett 2 6 6 B Schett 6 3 2
Å Carlsson 6 3 0 P Hy-Boulais 0 6
A Sugiyama 3 0 Y Basuki 6 7
Y Basuki 6 6 Y Basuki 6 6
M Tu 0 3 I Gorrochategui 2 0
I Gorrochategui 6 6 Y Basuki 6 6
L Neiland 5 2 N Kijimuta 3 2
N Kijimuta 7 6 N Kijimuta 5 6 6
K Boogert 3 6 3 16 B Paulus 7 3 3
16 B Paulus 6 1 6

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11 MJ Fernández 6 6
N van Lottum 2 2 11 MJ Fernández 6 6
A Olsza 3 6 6 A Olsza 4 0
L Němečková 6 1 2 11 MJ Fernández 6 6
N Sawamatsu 6 6 T Tanasugarn 2 4
WC S Smith 1 3 N Sawamatsu 2 2
L Richterová 3 1 T Tanasugarn 6 6
T Tanasugarn 6 6 11 MJ Fernández 7 4 5
M Endo 3 3 3 J Novotná 5 6 7
G León García 6 6 G León García 3 6 6
C Torrens Valero 1 6 6 C Torrens Valero 6 2 3
G Pizzichini 6 3 4 G León García 4 2
N Zvereva 2 2 3 J Novotná 6 6
E Likhovtseva 6 6 E Likhovtseva 1 6 4
W Probst 4 6 0 3 J Novotná 6 4 6
3 J Novotná 6 4 6

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
WC C Wood 0 0 8 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
E Gagliardi 3 7 6 E Gagliardi 4 2
C Cristea 6 5 1 8 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
F Labat 6 6 F Labat 1 2
R Grande 4 4 F Labat 6 6
E Callens 6 6 E Callens 2 3
P Suárez 4 2 8 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
F Lubiani 3 6 1 9 M Pierce 1 3
S Pitkowski 6 4 6 S Pitkowski 2 0
J Watanabe 3 1 M Serna 6 6
M Serna 6 6 M Serna 4 3
V Ruano Pascual 6 6 9 M Pierce 6 6
S Dopfer 2 2 V Ruano Pascual 0 6 3
D Van Roost 3 4 9 M Pierce 6 2 6
9 M Pierce 6 6

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13 K Po 6 5 2
K-A Guse 3 7 6 K-A Guse 0 3
N Tauziat 6 6 N Tauziat 6 6
LL N Miyagi 3 4 N Tauziat 3 6 6
WC L Woodroffe 6 6 J Wiesner 6 3 2
P Schnyder 4 4 WC L Woodroffe 2 3
J Wiesner 7 6 J Wiesner 6 6
J Kandarr 5 2 N Tauziat 4 7 12
C Morariu 6 6 S Testud 6 5 10
WC C Taylor 2 1 C Morariu 7 3 1
Q M Schnitzer 3 0 S Testud 6 6 6
S Testud 6 6 S Testud 0 6 8
A Grossman 2 6 2 M Seles 6 4 6
K Brandi 6 7 K Brandi 7 3 3
R McQuillan 0 2 2 M Seles 5 6 6
2 M Seles 6 6

External links

  • 1997 Wimbledon Championships on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw
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