1974 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

1974 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

1974 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   Chris Evert
Runner-up   Olga Morozova
Final score   6-0, 6-4
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1973 1975 > 

Chris Evert defeated Olga Morozova 6–0, 6–4 in the final to win the Ladies' Singles tennis title at the 1974 Wimbledon Championships.

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
      • Section 3 2.3.3
      • Section 4 2.3.4
      • Section 5 2.3.5
      • Section 6 2.3.6
      • Section 7 2.3.7
      • Section 8 2.3.8
  • External links 3
  • References 4

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. Chris Evert is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Billie Jean King (Quarterfinalist)
  2. Chris Evert (Champion)
  3. Evonne Goolagong (Quarterfinalist)
  4. Rosie Casals (Fourth round)
  5. Virginia Wade (Semifinalist)
  6. Kerry Melville (Semifinalist)
  7. Nancy Richey Gunter (Withdrew before tournament started because of injury).[1]
  8. Olga Morozova (Finalist)

Gunter was replaced in the draw by a Lucky Loser Tine Zwaan (NED).

Draw

Key

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1   Billie Jean King 5 2    
8   Olga Morozova 7 6    
  8   Olga Morozova 1 7 6  
  5   Virginia Wade 6 5 4  
    Linky Boshoff 3 2  
  5   Virginia Wade 6 6    
    8   Olga Morozova 0 4  
  2   Chris Evert 6 6  
  6   Kerry Melville 9 1 6  
3   Evonne Goolagong 7 6 2  
  6   Kerry Melville 2 3  
  2   Chris Evert 6 6    
    Helga Masthoff 4 2  
  2   Chris Evert 6 6    

Earlier rounds

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    1   King 6 6    
      May-Teacher 1 1    
      1   King 6 7    
        Dürr 1 5    
      Simionescu 2 0  
      Dürr 6 6    
      1   King 6 6  
        Charles 3 0  
      Janes 6 6    
      Ruzici 4 2    
        Janes 6 3 0
        Charles 4 6 6  
      Weisenberger 8 4 2
      Charles 6 6 6  
 

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    8   Morozova 6 6    
      Brasher 1 0    
      8   Morozova 2 6 9  
        Gilchrist-Paish 6 0 7  
      Gilchrist-Paish 6 6  
      Bentzer 3 2    
      8   Morozova 9 6  
        Krantzcke 7 4  
      Shaw 6 6    
      Gregory 0 0    
        Shaw 2 7  
        Krantzcke 6 9    
      Krantzcke 6 6  
      Rossouw 0 3    
 

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
4   Casals 6 6    
  Moor 2 1       4   Casals 6 9    
  Teeguarden 8 6       Teeguarden 2 8    
  Anliot 6 2         4   Casals 6 6    
  Mappin 9 6           Jaušovec 3 4    
  Sandberg 8 1         Mappin 4 1  
  Jaušovec 6 3 6     Jaušovec 6 6    
  Navratilova 4 6 3       4   Casals 2 3  
  Gurdal               Boshoff 6 6  
  Vopickova w/o           Gurdal 3 5    
  Boshoff 6 9       Boshoff 6 7    
  Barker 0 7           Boshoff 6 5 9
  Gourlay 6 7           Gourlay 3 7 7  
  Michel 4 5         Gourlay 6 6  
  Tomanová 6 3 6     Tomanová 4 2    
  Blachford 2 6 3  

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
5   Wade 6 6    
  Burton 0 0       5   Wade 7 6    
  Anthony 6 6       Anthony 5 3    
  De Roubin 0 3         5   Wade 6 6    
  Nagelsen 6 8 6         Nagelsen 3 2    
  Tenney 1 9 4       Nagelsen 7 6  
  Chanfreau 6 6       Chanfreau 5 3    
  Araujo 1 0         5   Wade 6 6  
  Kiyomura 6 9           Hogan 3 1  
  Fayter 0 8         Kiyomura 8 2 6  
  Kroschina 6 6       Kroschina 6 6 3  
  Fromholtz 4 1           Kiyomura 4 2  
  Hogan 8 8           Hogan 6 6    
  Overton 6 6         Hogan 6 6  
  Cuypers 6 6       Cuypers 3 0    
  Colman 1 2    

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
  Stevens 1 6 6  
  Stap 6 1 1       Stevens 6 6    
  Wikstedt 6 4 6     Wikstedt 3 3    
  Appel 3 6 4         Stevens 3 2    
  Fretz 2 6 6         Fretz 6 6    
  Gohn 6 1 2       Fretz 7 6  
  Turnbull 6 6       Turnbull 5 3    
  Downs 2 2           Fretz 1 r.  
  Heldman 6 6         6   Melville 5    
  Fleming 3 0         Heldman 4 4    
  Sawamatsu 6 6       Sawamatsu 6 6    
  Bostrom 2 2           Sawamatsu 2 3  
  Tenney 6 6         6   Melville 6 6    
  Molesworth 2 3         Tenney 4 1  
6   Melville 4 6 6   6   Melville 6 6    
  Stöve 6 4 4  

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
  Kemmer 6 6    
  Mottram 0 3         Kemmer 1 6 6  
  Walsh 8 6       Walsh 6 2 3  
  Evert 6 4           Kemmer 6 3 8  
  Bonicelli 6 6           Bonicelli 4 6 6  
  Pinterova 3 4         Bonicelli 2 7 6
  Latham 6 9       Latham 6 5 2  
  Greer 1 8           Kemmer 1 4  
  Peisachov 6 6         3   Goolagong 6 6  
  Meyer 4 3         Peisachov 3 3    
  Harris 6 6       Harris 6 6    
  Beaven 2 3           Harris 6 5 4
  Kloss 6 6         3   Goolagong 4 7 6  
  Kaligis 1 2         Kloss 2 4  
3   Goolagong 6 6     3   Goolagong 6 6    
  Schaar 1 1    

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
      Coe 2 8 6  
      Young 6 6 8  
        Young 7 8 5  
        Masthoff 5 9 7  
      Masthoff 9 6  
      Hume 8 4    
        Masthoff 6 6  
        Giscafré 2 4  
      Ziegenfuss 6 1 2  
      Giscafré 1 6 6  
        Giscafré 6 6  
      LL   Zwaan 3 2    
      Coles 3 7 2
    LL   Zwaan 6 5 6  
 

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
      O'Neil 1 6 6  
      Whitehouse 6 2 2  
        O'Neil 2 3    
        Schallau 6 6    
      Fuchs 0 0  
      Schallau 6 6    
        Schallau 5 1  
      2   Evert 7 6  
      Matison 2 7 3  
      Fernández-De Soto 6 5 6  
        Fernández-De Soto 1 1  
      2   Evert 6 6    
      Hunt 6 7 9
    2   Evert 8 5 11  
 

External links

  • 1974 Wimbledon Championships on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw

References

  1. ^ Wimbledon: The Official History of the Championships. Barrett, John. Collins Willow 2011 ISBN 0-00-711707-8