1977 French Open – Women's Singles

1977 French Open – Women's Singles

1977 French Open
Champion   Mima Jaušovec
Runner-up   Florenţa Mihai
Final score   6–2, 6–7, 6–1
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
 < 1976 1978 > 

Mima Jaušovec defeated Florenţa Mihai 6–2, 6–7, 6–1 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1977 French Open.[1]

Seeds

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

  1. Mima Jaušovec (Champion)
  2. Kathy May (Quarterfinalist)
  3. Helga Masthoff (Third round)
  4. Regina Maršíková (Semifinalist)
  5. Renata Tomanová (Quarterfinalist)
  6. Lesley Hunt (First round)
  7. Janet Newberry (Semifinalist)
  8. Nancy Richey (Third round)

Draw

Key

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

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1   Mima Jaušovec 7 6    
    Pam Teeguarden 5 4    
  1   Mima Jaušovec 6 3 6  
  4   Regina Maršíková 1 6 3  
4   Regina Maršíková 7 6 6
  5   Renata Tomanová 6 7 3  
    1   Mima Jaušovec 6 6 6
      Florenţa Mihai 2 7 1
      Linky Boshoff 3 6 5  
    Florenţa Mihai 6 4 7  
      Florenţa Mihai 7 6  
  7   Janet Newberry 6 3    
7   Janet Newberry 6 5 6
  2   Kathy May 4 7 2  

Earlier rounds

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
1   Jaušovec 6 6    
  Simmonds 3 3       1   Jaušovec 6 6    
  Bentzer 6 6 6     Bentzer 2 1    
  Sato 7 4 3       1   Jaušovec 6 6    
Q   Urroz 4 7 6         Whytcross 2 0    
  Coles 6 6 2     Q   Urroz 1 2  
  Whytcross 6 6       Whytcross 6 6    
  Forood 1 0         1   Jaušovec 7 6  
8   Richey 6 6           Teeguarden 5 4  
  Tyler 0 3       8   Richey 6 5 6  
  Bonicelli 6 6       Bonicelli 4 7 1  
  Harper 4 3         8   Richey 5 6 3
Q   Ganz 7 5 6         Teeguarden 7 4 6  
  Reynolds 6 7 4     Q   Ganz 4 6 5
  Teeguarden 7 7       Teeguarden 6 4 7  
  Harford 5 6    

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
4   Maršíková 7 6    
  Kruger 5 4       4   Maršíková 6 6    
  Giscafré 6 6       Giscafré 4 2    
  Walsh 2 3         4   Maršíková 6 6    
  Vermaak 6 6           Vermaak 2 4    
  Struthers 2 3         Vermaak 6 6  
  Pinterova 6 6       Pinterova 4 2    
  Fox 4 2         4   Maršíková 7 6 6
5   Tomanová 6 6         5   Tomanová 6 7 3
  Thompson 3 4       5   Tomanová 6 7    
Q   Perea-Alcalá 6 6     Q   Perea-Alcalá 1 5    
Q   Hatanaka 4 4         5   Tomanová 6 6  
  Cuypers 5 7 6         Cuypers 3 4    
Q   Rual 7 6 0       Cuypers 6 6  
  Thibault 7 7       Thibault 4 4    
  Doerner 6 6    

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
  Mappin 6 6    
  Hamm 4 4         Mappin 6 6    
  Ebbinghaus 6 6       Ebbinghaus 3 4    
  Redondo 1 1           Mappin 7 5 2  
  Boshoff 7 6           Boshoff 5 7 6  
  Fayter 5 1         Boshoff 4 6 6
Q   Gonzalez 6 6     Q   Gonzalez 6 3 3  
6   Hunt 0 0           Boshoff 6 4 7
  Charles 6 4 10         Mihai 3 6 5
Q   Casabianca 1 6 8       Charles 6 3 3  
  Mihai 6 6       Mihai 4 6 6  
  Guedy 3 3           Mihai 3 6 8
  Carillo 6 6         3   Masthoff 6 3 6  
  Connor 4 3         Carillo 6 1 3
3   Masthoff 6 6     3   Masthoff 1 6 6  
  Gurdal 2 4    

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
  Du Pont 6 2 6  
  Fuchs 1 6 2       Du Pont 6 6    
  Riedel 6 6       Riedel 1 2    
  Kloss 4 0           Du Pont 3 5    
  Eisterlehner 7 7         7   Newberry 6 7    
  Bruning 6 6         Eisterlehner 3 4  
7   Newberry 6 6     7   Newberry 6 6    
  Simon 3 4         7   Newberry 6 5 6
  Gourlay 6 6         2   May 4 7 2
LL   O'Neil 3 1         Gourlay 6 6    
  Mottram 6 6       Mottram 0 2    
  Meyer 3 2           Gourlay 2 2  
Q   Strachonova 6 6         2   May 6 6    
  Harter 3 3       Q   Strachonova 6 2  
2   May 6 6     2   May 7 6    
  Evers 4 4    

References

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

External links

  • 1977 French Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw