1976 French Open – Women's Singles

1976 French Open – Women's Singles

1976 French Open
Champion   Sue Barker
Runner-up   Renata Tomanová
Final score   6–2, 0–6, 6–2
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    -45    45+    women
WC Singles    men    women  
WC Doubles    men    women  
French Open
 < 1975 1977 > 

Sue Barker defeated Renata Tomanová 6–2, 0–6, 6–2 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1976 French Open.[1]

Draw

Key

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

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
    Helga Masthoff 2 4    
  Renata Tomanová 6 6    
    Renata Tomanová 7 7    
    Florenţa Mihai 5 6    
  Kathy Kuykendall 2 6 1
    Florenţa Mihai 6 0 6  
      Renata Tomanová 2 6 2
    Sue Barker 6 0 6
    Miroslava Holubova 1 3    
  Virginia Ruzici 6 6    
    Virginia Ruzici 3 6 2
    Sue Barker 6 1 6  
  Regina Maršíková 6 2 6
    Sue Barker 4 6 8  

Earlier rounds

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
  Masthoff 6 6    
  Klein 4 3         Masthoff 7 5 6  
  Marzano 6 6       Marzano 5 7 2  
  Villaverde 4 3           Masthoff 1 6 7  
  Doerner 6 6           Doerner 6 0 5  
  De Roubin 2 1         Doerner 2 6 6
  Du Pont 6 6       Du Pont 6 3 2  
  Van Haver 3 4           Masthoff 2 4  
  Boshoff 6 6           Tomanová 6 6  
  Anliot 4 3         Boshoff 3 7 0  
  May 6 0 6     May 6 5 6  
  McMillan 3 6 4         May 2 2  
  Tomanová 6 6           Tomanová 6 6    
  Nagelsen 1 2         Tomanová 7 6  
  Kloss 6 6       Kloss 5 1    
  Eisterlehner 3 0    

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
  Jaušovec 6 6    
  Metcalf 1 1         Jaušovec 6 6 3  
  Kuykendall 6 6       Kuykendall 3 7 6  
  O'Neil 4 0           Kuykendall 6 6    
  Fernández-De Soto 6 6           Fernández-De Soto 4 4    
  Stratton 3 1         Fernández-De Soto 6 6  
  Simon 6 4 7     Simon 0 3    
  Riedel 3 6 5         Kuykendall 6 0 6
  Thibault 3 7 8         Mihai 2 6 1
  Hunt 6 5 6       Thibault 5 1    
  Fuchs 6 6       Fuchs 7 6    
  Dimond 1 1           Fuchs 7 1 2
  Walker 4 6 6         Mihai 6 6 6  
  Ziegenfuss 6 4 3       Walker 6 6 3
  Mihai 2 6 6     Mihai 7 2 6  
  Whitehouse 6 2 3  

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
  Turnbull 6 7    
  Bentzer 2 6         Turnbull 6 6    
  Vessies 6 6 11     Vessies 2 3    
  Harter 1 7 9         Turnbull 6 7 0  
  Holubova 6 6           Holubova 7 6 6  
  Bueno 4 1         Holubova 1 6 7
  Lovera 6 6       Lovera 6 2 5  
  Vermaak 2 1           Holubova 1 3  
  Szabo 6 7 6         Ruzici 6 6  
  Greer 7 6 1       Szabo 2 3    
  Ruzici 6 6       Ruzici 6 6    
  Gurdal 2 2           Ruzici 6 6  
  Norton 6 6           Redondo 3 2    
  Matison 0 1         Norton 7 4 2
  Redondo 6 6       Redondo 5 6 6  
  Weisenberger 1 1    

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
  Guedy 2 6 6  
  Rual 6 4 0       Guedy 2 4    
  Rosa 7 6       Rosa 6 6    
  Mehmedbasich 5 3           Rosa 4 1    
  Maršíková 6 6           Maršíková 6 6    
  Tyler 4 4         Maršíková 6 2 6
  Bonicelli 7 6       Bonicelli 3 6 4  
  Nasuelli 5 2           Maršíková 4 6 6
  Coles 6 6           Barker 6 2 8
  Cuypers 0 0         Coles 6 3 5  
  Simionescu 7 6       Simionescu 3 6 7  
  Baldovinos-Cibeira 5 1           Simionescu 5 6 1
  Perea-Alcala 6 6           Barker 7 2 6  
  Martinez 3 0         Perea-Alcala 5 6  
  Barker 6 6       Barker 7 7    
  Gregory 3 3    

References

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed. ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 396.  

External links

  • 1976 French Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw