1980 US Open – Women's Singles

1980 US Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1980 US Open
Champion Chris Evert-Lloyd
Runner-up Hana Mandlíková
Final score 5–7, 6–1, 6–1

Tracy Austin was the defending champion, but lost in the semifinals to Chris Evert-Lloyd in a rematch of the final of the previous year.

Chris Evert-Lloyd defeated Hana Mandlíková 5–7, 6–1, 6–1 in the final to win the women's singles tennis title at the 1980 US Open.

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. Chris Evert is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.
  1. Tracy Austin (Semifinalist)
  2. Martina Navratilova (Fourth round)
  3. Chris Evert-Lloyd (Champion)
  4. Evonne Goolagong Cawley (Withdrew before the tournament began because of a back injury)
  5. Wendy Turnbull (Third round)
  6. Dianne Fromholtz (Fourth round)
  7. Greer Stevens (First round)
  8. Andrea Jaeger (Semifinalist)
  1. Hana Mandlíková (Runner-up)
  2. Virginia Ruzici (Fourth round)
  3. Kathy Jordan (Fourth round)
  4. Virginia Wade (Third round)
  5. Pam Shriver (Quarterfinalist)
  6. Ivanna Madruga Osses (Quarterfinalist)
  7. Betty Stöve (First round)
  8. Regina Maršíková (Second round)

Draw

Key

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

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1   Tracy Austin 6 6    
13   Pam Shriver 2 3    
  1   Tracy Austin 6 1 1  
  3   Chris Evert 4 6 6  
3   Chris Evert 7 6  
      Mima Jaušovec 6 2    
    3   Chris Evert 5 6 6
  9   Hana Mandlíková 7 1 1
  8   Andrea Jaeger 6 6    
14   Ivanna Madruga Osses 1 3    
  8   Andrea Jaeger 1 6 6
  9   Hana Mandlíková 6 3 7  
    Barbara Hallquist 2 2  
  9   Hana Mandlíková 6 6    

Earlier rounds

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
1   Tracy Austin 6 7    
  Anne Smith 2 5       1   Austin 6 6    
      Rosemary Casals 0 0    
      1   Austin 6 6    
        Hanika 4 4    
      Sylvia Hanika 6 7  
  Mary-Lou Piatek 6 7         Piatek 4 5    
  Ann Kiyomura 1 5         1   Austin 6 6  
Q   Lea Antonoplis 6 6         10   Ruzici 4 0  
  Jane Stratton 4 4       Q   Antonoplis 6 4 4  
      Pam Teeguarden 4 6 6  
        Teeguarden 2 6 3
      10   Ruzici 6 2 6  
      Nina Bohm 0 3  
10   Virginia Ruzici 6 6       10   Ruzici 6 6    
  Sherry Acker 2 1    

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
13   Pam Shriver 6 6    
  Alycia Moulton 0 3       13   Shriver 6 6    
      Renee Blount 1 2    
      13   Shriver 6 6    
  Bettina Bunge 6 6           Bunge 3 3    
  Anna-Maria Fernandez 2 3         Bunge 6 6  
      Dianne Morrison 2 2    
      13   Shriver 3 6 6
      6   Fromholtz Balestrat 6 1 1
    Q   Elise Burgin 3 4    
  Susan Leo 6 6         Leo 6 6    
  Marita Redondo 1 1           Leo 1 2  
      6   Fromholtz Balestrat 6 6    
    Q   Zina Garrison 3 6 4
6   Dianne Fromholtz Balestrat 7 6       6   Fromholtz Balestrat 6 2 6  
  Julie Harrington 6 4    

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
3   Chris Evert 6 6    
  Kim Sands 0 0       3   Evert 6 6    
      Mareen "Peanut" Louie Harper 3 1    
      3   Evert 6 6    
        W. White 1 1    
      Wendy White 6 6  
  Sue Saliba 6 6         Saliba 0 2    
  Elisabeth Ekblom 1 4         3   Evert 6 6  
  Susan Mascarin 6 6           Russell 2 1  
Q   Lisa Doherty 1 0         Mascarin 6 6    
    Q   Nanette Schutte 2 4    
        Mascarin 2 6 2
        Russell 6 3 6  
      Joanne Russell 6 6  
16   Regina Maršíková 6 6       16   Maršíková 2 3    
Q   Anthea Cooper 1 1    

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
11   Kathy Jordan 6 6    
  Kate Gompert 3 2       11   K. Jordan 6 6    
      Sharon Walsh 1 4    
      11   K. Jordan 7 6    
        Potter 6 3    
      Barbara Potter 6 6  
  Kathy Horvath 3 6 6       Horvath 2 1    
  Trey Lewis 6 4 2       11   K. Jordan 5 3  
        Jaušovec 7 6  
      Beth Norton 1 4    
  Mima Jaušovec 6 6         Jaušovec 6 6    
  Marcella Mesker 0 2           Jaušovec 6 6  
        Latham 4 4    
      Kathy May Fritz 3 1  
  Kate Latham 6 7         Latham 6 6    
7   Greer Stevens 4 6    

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    8   Andrea Jaeger 6 6    
  Jeanne Duvall 6 6         Duvall 0 2    
  Hana Strachoňová 2 1         8   A. Jaeger 6 6    
        Nagelsen 4 2    
      Barbara Jordan 3 3  
  Betsy Nagelsen 6 6         Nagelsen 6 6    
  Deborah Jevans 0 2         8   A. Jaeger 6 6  
  Stacy Margolin 6 5 6         Tomanová 3 0  
  Lele Forood 1 7 1       Margolin 6 6    
      Anne White 1 3    
        Margolin 3 3  
        Tomanová 6 6    
      Renata Tomanová 6 6  
  Anne Hobbs 6 6         Hobbs 3 0    
15   Betty Stöve 4 0    

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
14   Ivanna Madruga Osses 6 6    
Q   Joyce Portman 1 1       14   Madruga Osses 6 6    
    LL   Kimberly Jones 3 3    
      14   Madruga Osses 6 6    
        Hantze Susman 3 1    
      Janet Newberry 5 1  
  Karen Hantze Susman 3 6 6       Hantze Susman 7 6    
  Tanya Harford 6 2 4       14   Madruga Osses 5 6 6
  Candy Reynolds 6 6           Reynolds 7 3 3
  Diane Desfor 3 2         Reynolds 6 6    
      Lee Duk-hee 3 4    
        Reynolds 1 6 7
        Du Pont 6 4 5  
      Laura Du Pont 6 6  
LL   Susie Jaeger 6 6       LL   S. Jaeger 2 1    
  Glynis Coles 3 2    

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    5   Wendy Turnbull 7 6    
  Renée Richards 3 6 6       Richards 5 4    
  Zenda Liess 6 3 3       5   Turnbull 5 1    
  Roberta McCallum 6 7           Hallquist 7 6    
  Nancy Yeargin 3 6         McCallum 1 3  
      Barbara Hallquist 6 6    
        Hallquist 6 3 6
LL   Frédérique Thibault 7 6           Romanov 3 6 3
  Christiane Jolissaint 6 0       LL   Thibault 6 3    
      Lucia Romanov 7 6    
        Romanov 4 6 6
      12   Wade 6 2 0  
      Claudia Casabianca 6 3 5
12   Virginia Wade 6 6 6     12   Wade 4 6 7  
  Dana Gilbert 2 7 4  

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
9   Hana Mandlíková 6 6    
  Sandy Collins 3 4       9   Mandlíková 6 6    
    Q   Liliana Giussani 4 0    
      9   Mandlíková 6 6    
        Smith 2 3    
      Rosalyn Fairbank Nideffer 6 4 5
  Paula Smith 6 7         Smith 4 6 7  
  Caroline Stoll 4 6         9   Mandlíková 7 6  
      2   Navratilova 6 4  
      Felicia Hutnick 4 1    
  Lindsay Morse 6 6         Morse 6 6    
  Mariana Simionescu 1 1           Morse 4 1  
      2   Navratilova 6 6    
      Leslie Allen 1 6 2
2   Martina Navratilova 6 4 6     2   Navratilova 6 4 6  
  Lena Sandin 4 6 2  

External links

  • 1980 US Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw