1980 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

1980 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1980 Wimbledon Championships
Champion Evonne Goolagong Cawley
Runner-up Chris Evert-Lloyd
Final score 6–1, 7–6(7–4)

Martina Navratilova was the defending champion, but she was defeated by her rival Chris Evert-Lloyd in the semifinals.

Evonne Goolagong Cawley won the title, defeating Evert-Lloyd in the final, 6–1, 7–6(7–4). The second set tie-breaker was the first tie-break ever played in the ladies singles final at Wimbledon and the match was the first ever singles (mens or ladies) final to end on a tie-break.

Seeds

  1. Martina Navratilova (Semifinals)
  2. Tracy Austin (Semifinals)
  3. Chris Evert-Lloyd (Final)
  4. Evonne Goolagong Cawley (Champion)
  5. Billie Jean King (Quarterfinals)
  6. Wendy Turnbull (Quarterfinals)
  7. Virginia Wade (Fourth Round)
  8. Dianne Fromholtz (Fourth Round)
  9. Hana Mandlíková (Fourth Round)
  10. Kathy Jordan (Fourth Round)
  11. Greer Stevens (Quarterfinals)
  12. Virginia Ruzici (Second Round)
  13. Sue Barker (Second Round)
  14. Andrea Jaeger (Quarterfinals)
  15. Regina Maršíková (Second Round)
  16. Sylvia Hanika (Second Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Martina Navratilova 7 1 10  
5   Billie Jean King 6 6 8  
  1   Martina Navratilova 6 4 2  
  3   Chris Evert-Lloyd 4 6 6  
3   Chris Evert-Lloyd 6 6  
  14   Andrea Jaeger 1 1    
    3   Chris Evert-Lloyd 1 64  
  4   Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6 77  
  6   Wendy Turnbull 3 2    
4   Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6 6    
  4   Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6 0 6
  2   Tracy Austin 3 6 4  
11   Greer Stevens 3 3  
  2   Tracy Austin 6 6    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
1   M Navratilova 6 6    
  I Kloss 0 3       1   M Navratilova 6 6    
      R Fox 1 1    
      1   M Navratilova 6 3 6  
        T Harford 3 6 3  
      R Casals 3 6 6
  T Harford 6 6         T Harford 6 4 8  
  Y Vermaak 1 4         1   M Navratilova 6 6  
  M Carillo 2 1         10   K Jordan 4 2  
  P Teeguarden 6 6         P Teeguarden 6 7    
      M Mesker 0 6    
        P Teeguarden 4 3  
      10   K Jordan 6 6    
      K McDaniel 3 1  
  K Sands 1 1       10   K Jordan 6 6    
10   K Jordan 6 6    

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    16   S Hanika 3 6 7  
  H Eisterlehner 4 6 1       P Shriver 6 1 9  
  P Shriver 6 3 6         P Shriver 6 6    
        B Jordan 4 4    
      B Jordan 6 6  
  D Gilbert 6 3 6       K Brasher 4 0    
  K Brasher 3 6 8         P Shriver 7 6 8
  A Kiyomura 6 6         5   BJ King 5 7 10
  Y Brzakova 3 1         A Kiyomura 6 3 4  
      M Louie 3 6 6  
        M Louie 2 2  
  J Duvall 2 2         5   BJ King 6 6    
  A Smith 6 6         A Smith 3 6  
    5   BJ King 6 7    
 

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    3   C Evert-Lloyd 6 6    
  N Yeargin 2 4         C Jolissaint 0 1    
  C Jolissaint 6 6         3   C Evert-Lloyd 6 6    
        L Morse 1 4    
      L Morse 6 6  
  K May-Teacher 3 6 6       K May-Teacher 4 4    
  R Tomanová 6 3 4       3   C Evert-Lloyd 6 6  
        J Russell 3 2  
      D Morrison 6 2 3  
  I Budařová 3 4         N Bohm 4 6 6  
  N Bohm 6 6           N Bohm 1 6 3
        J Russell 6 3 6  
      J Russell 6 3 6
  S Simmonds 6 4       12   V Ruzici 2 6 4  
12   V Ruzici 7 6    

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
14   A Jaeger 6 6    
  A Cooper 3 3       14   A Jaeger 6 6    
      M Redondo 2 3    
      14   A Jaeger 6 6    
        J Stratton 1 1    
      J Stratton 7 4 7
  S Collins 3 2         D Desfor 5 6 5  
  D Desfor 6 6         14   A Jaeger 6 7  
      7   V Wade 2 6  
      B Nagelsen 4 6 6  
  K Latham 6 6         K Latham 6 1 4  
  G Coles 4 0           B Nagelsen 7 5 3
      7   V Wade 6 7 6  
      H Anliot 1 3  
  I Madruga 4 4       7   V Wade 6 6    
7   V Wade 6 6    

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    6   W Turnbull 6 6    
  E Ekblom 6 6 6       E Ekblom 1 4    
  L Allen 3 7 3       6   W Turnbull 6 6    
        S Acker 3 2    
      S Acker 6 3 6
  M-L Piatek 2 6 1       D Jevans 1 6 2  
  D Jevans 6 4 6       6   W Turnbull 6 6  
      Q   L Forood 0 2  
      Lee D-h 4 1    
  A Tobin-Evans 3 4       Q   L Forood 6 6    
Q   L Forood 6 6         Q   L Forood 6 2 6
  L Geeves 6 3 3         B-A Dent 2 6 3  
  B-A Dent 3 6 6       B-A Dent 3 7 6
    13   S Barker 6 5 2  
 

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    9   H Mandlíková 6 6 6  
  W White 6 6         A White 4 7 4  
Q   P Whytcross 2 3         9   H Mandlíková 6 6    
        R Fairbank 2 4    
    Q   A Buchanan 1 2  
  R Fairbank 6 6         R Fairbank 6 6    
  T Lewis 4 4         9   H Mandlíková 7 3 1
      4   E Cawley 6 6 6
      A Hobbs 0 4    
  B Stöve 7 6         B Stöve 6 6    
Q   L Antonoplis 6 2           B Stöve 6 2 3
      4   E Cawley 3 6 6  
    Q   J Walker 2 2  
  S Walsh 1 2       4   E Cawley 6 6    
4   E Cawley 6 6    

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
8   D Fromholtz 7 6    
  R McCallum 5 3       8   D Fromholtz 6 6    
      B Simon 2 0    
      8   D Fromholtz 6 6    
  L Charles 6 5 6         S Margolin 4 2    
  J Harrington 3 7 1       L Charles 6 6 3
      S Margolin 2 7 6  
      8   D Fromholtz 2 2  
      11   G Stevens 6 6  
      B Norton 4 0    
  J Durie 4 6 4       B Bunge 6 6    
  B Bunge 6 4 6         B Bunge 4 3  
      11   G Stevens 6 6    
    Q   M Blackwood 3 1  
  P Smith 1 4       11   G Stevens 6 6    
11   G Stevens 6 6    

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    15   R Maršíková 2 6 1  
  F Mihai 7 1 1     Q   S Saliba 6 3 6  
Q   S Saliba 6 6 6       Q   S Saliba 3 4    
  S Rollinson 2 2           T Holladay 6 6    
  T Holladay 6 6         T Holladay 6 6  
      S Mascarin 1 0    
        T Holladay 2 3  
  R Gerulaitis 3 6         2   T Austin 6 6  
  R Blount 6 7         R Blount 6 5    
      B Potter 7 7    
        B Potter 2 7 2
      2   T Austin 6 6 6  
    Q   N Gregory 1 2  
  A Moulton 1 2       2   T Austin 6 6    
2   T Austin 6 6    

External links

  • 1980 Wimbledon Championships on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw