1971 Australian Open – Women's Singles

1971 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1971 Australian Open
Champion Margaret Court
Runner-up Evonne Goolagong
Final score 2–6, 7–6(7–0), 7–5

Margaret Court defeated Evonne Goolagong 2–6, 7–6(7–0), 7–5 in the final to win the Women's Singles title at the 1971 Australian Open.

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Draw 2
    • Key 2.1
    • Finals 2.2
    • Earlier Rounds 2.3
      • Section 1 2.3.1
      • Section 2 2.3.2
  • External links 3

Seeds

The first and second seeds receive a bye into the second round.

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Margaret Court 6 6    
8   Helen Gourlay 0 4    
  1   Margaret Court 6 6    
      Lesley Hunt 0 3    
    Lesley Hunt 6 6  
      Jan O'Neill 4 4    
    1   Margaret Court 2 7 7
  2   Evonne Goolagong 6 6 5
      Norma Marsh 0 6    
7   Winnie Shaw 6 7    
  7   Winnie Shaw 6 1  
  2   Evonne Goolagong 7 6    
    Sharon Walsh 3 4  
  2   Evonne Goolagong 6 6    

Earlier Rounds

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 
    1   M Court 6 6    
  H Taylor 0 0         P Coleman 1 1    
  P Coleman 6 6         1   M Court 6 6    
  C Sieler 3 4         8   H Gourlay 0 4    
  B Hawcroft 6 6         B Hawcroft 5 4  
  V Lancaster 3 6 1     8   H Gourlay 7 6    
8   H Gourlay 6 3 6       1   M Court 6 6  
5   P Hogan 6 6           L Hunt 0 3  
  S Walsham 4 2       5   P Hogan 3 4    
  A Avis 3 4         L Hunt 6 6    
  L Hunt 6 6           L Hunt 6 6  
  J O'Neill 6 6           J O'Neill 4 4    
  D Fromholtz 3 0         J O'Neill 6 6  
  N Eastburn             N Eastburn 1 0    
4   G Chanfreau w/o      

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
  J Fallis 7 3 5  
  S Hole 6 6 7       S Hole 2 3    
  M Tesch 1 2         N Marsh 6 6    
  N Marsh 6 6           N Marsh 0 6    
  C Zeeman 1 1         7   W Shaw 6 7    
  L Bowrey 6 6         L Bowrey 0 6 4
  J Young 1 0       7   W Shaw 6 1 6  
7   W Shaw 6 6         7   W Shaw 6 1  
6   K Harris 3 6         2   E Goolagong 7 6  
  P Edwards 6 7         P Edwards 3 1    
  A Coleman 2 2         S Walsh 6 6    
  S Walsh 6 6           S Walsh 3 4  
  H Kayser 6 5         2   E Goolagong 6 6    
  K Athorne 0 0 r       H Kayser 1 1  
    2   E Goolagong 6 6    
 

External links

  • 1971 Australian Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw