1969 Australian Open – Women's Singles

1969 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1969 Australian Open
Champion Margaret Court
Runner-up Billie Jean King
Final score 6–4, 6–1

Margaret Court defeated Billie Jean King 6–4, 6–1 in the final to win the Women's Singles title at the 1969 Australian Open.

Seeds

  1. Billie Jean King (Final)
  2. Margaret Court (Champion)
  3. Ann Jones (Semifinals)
  4. Kerry Melville (Semifinals)
  5. Rosie Casals (Quarterfinals)
  1. Karen Krantzcke (Quarterfinals)
  2. Lesley Hunt (Quarterfinals)
  3. Judy Tegart Dalton (First Round)
  4. Lesley Turner Bowrey (Second Round)
  5. Françoise Dürr (Second Round)

Draw

Key

Key

Finals

Semifinals Final
 
1   Billie Jean King 4 6 6  
3   Ann Jones 6 2 3  
  1   Billie Jean King 4 1  
  2   Margaret Court 6 6  
4   Kerry Melville 6 2 5
2   Margaret Court 3 6 7  

Section 1

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1 BJ King 6 6
  F Luff 1 3 1 BJ King 6 6
  E Goolagong 6 6   E Goolagong 3 1
  H Kayser 3 1 1 BJ King 11 7
6 K Krantzcke 6 6 6 K Krantzcke 9 5
  L Kenny 1 2 6 K Krantzcke 6 6
  H Sheedy 7 6   H Sheedy 0 1
  L Kaligis 5 2 1 BJ King 4 6 6
3 A Jones 6 6 3 A Jones 6 2 3
  P Edwards 0 2 3 A Jones 9 6
  B Hawcroft 3 4   K Harris 7 1
  K Harris 6 6 3 A Jones 6 6
7 L Hunt 6 6 7 L Hunt 3 1
  J Whyte 2 2 7 L Hunt
  W Gilchrist 3 5 9 L Bowrey w/o
9 L Bowrey 6 7

Section 2

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
10 F Dürr 7 7
  H Rush 5 5 10 F Dürr 6 4 0
  H Gourlay 2 7 6   H Gourlay 4 6 6
8 J Tegart 6 5 3   H Gourlay 6 4 6
  K Treasure 4 2 4 K Melville 3 6 4
  M Starr 6 6   M Starr 1 1
  L Liem 2 4 4 K Melville 6 6
4 K Melville 6 6 4 K Melville 6 2 5
  J Young 6 6 2 M Court 3 6 7
  K Wilkinson 2 1   J Young 3 3
  G Chanfreau 6 2 2 5 R Casals 6 6
5 R Casals 4 6 6 5 R Casals 4 1
  P Brand 3 6 5 2 M Court 6 6
  H Amos 6 4 7   H Amos 0 2
  J Gohn 0 0 2 M Court 6 6
2 M Court 6 6

External links

  • 1969 Australian Open on ITFtennis.com