1986 French Open – Women's Singles

1986 French Open – Women's Singles

1986 French Open
Champion   Chris Evert
Runner-up   Martina Navratilova
Final score   2–6, 6–3, 6–3
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
 < 1985 1987 > 

Chris Evert defeated Martina Navratilova 2–6, 6–3, 6–3 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1986 French Open.[1]

Seeds

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

  1. Martina Navratilova (Finalist)
  2. Chris Evert (Champion)
  3. Steffi Graf (Quarterfinalist)
  4. Claudia Kohde-Kilsch (Fourth Round)
  5. Hana Mandlíková (Semifinalist)
  6. Helena Suková (Semifinalist)
  7. Kathy Rinaldi (Quarterfinalist)
  8. Manuela Maleeva (Third Round)
  9. Gabriela Sabatini (Fourth Round)
  10. Zina Garrison (Third Round)
  11. Kathy Jordan (First Round)
  12. Catarina Lindqvist (Fourth Round)
  13. Carling Bassett (Quarterfinalist)
  14. Andrea Temesvári (Second Round)
  15. Anne White (First Round)
  16. Terry Phelps (Third Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Martina Navratilova 7 6    
7   Kathy Rinaldi 5 4    
  1   Martina Navratilova 4 77 6  
  6   Helena Suková 6 64 2  
    Mary Joe Fernandez 2 4  
  6   Helena Suková 6 6    
    1   Martina Navratilova 6 3 3
  2   Chris Evert 2 6 6
  5   Hana Mandlíková 2 77 6  
3   Steffi Graf 6 63 1  
  5   Hana Mandlíková 1 1  
  2   Chris Evert 6 6    
13   Carling Bassett 7 2 1
  2   Chris Evert 5 6 6  

Earlier rounds

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
1   Navratilova 6 6    
  Cecchini 3 3       1   Navratilova 6 6    
  Savchenko 6 3 9     Savchenko 2 2    
  Pfaff 4 6 7       1   Navratilova 6 6    
  Porwik 6 6           Porwik 3 3    
  Keppeler 2 4         Porwik 6 6  
Q   Tarabini 3 6 6   Q   Tarabini 4 2    
  Hanika 6 3 4       1   Navratilova 6 6  
  Nelson-Dunbar 6 6           Garrone 1 2  
  White 2 3         Nelson-Dunbar 3 63    
  Garrone 6 6       Garrone 6 77    
  Karlsson 2 1           Garrone 6 6  
  Dechaume 6 6         10   Garrison 2 2    
  Gomer 2 3         Dechaume 2 3  
10   Garrison 6 6     10   Garrison 6 6    
  Dinu 2 3    

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
12   Lindqvist 6 6    
  Kim 2 1       12   Lindqvist 1 6 6  
Q   Meier 0 6 6   Q   Meier 6 2 3  
  Demongeot 6 3 4       12   Lindqvist 4 6 6  
  Bonder 6 6           Bonder 6 4 3  
  Reinach 4 4         Bonder 6 5 6
  Kanellopoulou 64 6 6     Kanellopoulou 2 7 2  
  Medrado 77 4 0       12   Lindqvist 4    
  Sloane 77 2 7       7   Rinaldi 6    
Q   Perez-Roldan 62 6 5       Sloane 6 2 2  
  Fairbank 6 7       Fairbank 3 6 6  
  Vanier 3 5           Fairbank 1 2  
  Burgin 6 6         7   Rinaldi 6 6    
LL   Skuherska 1 1         Burgin 61 2  
7   Rinaldi 6 6     7   Rinaldi 77 6    
  Na 1 3    

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
4   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6    
  McNeil 4 1       4   Kohde-Kilsch 6 77    
  Reggi 6 7       Reggi 1 65    
  Minter 1 5         4   Kohde-Kilsch 6 6    
  Jaušovec 6 7           Jaušovec 0 3    
  Villagran 4 5         Jaušovec 1 78 7
  Holikova 6 6       Holikova 6 66 5  
  Bowes 1 3         4   Kohde-Kilsch 64 5  
  Hobbs 6 6           Fernandez 77 7  
  Durie 2 4         Hobbs 6 6    
  Sodupe 7 7       Sodupe 3 4    
  Derly 5 5           Hobbs 2 0  
  Fernandez 77 6           Fernandez 6 6    
  Kelesi 64 3         Fernandez 5 6 6
14   Temesvári 3 6 6   14   Temesvári 7 2 3  
  Jolissaint 6 2 4  

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
16   Phelps 6 6    
  Nagelsen 3 2       16   Phelps 0 6 6  
  Mascarin 77 6       Mascarin 6 2 2  
  Holton 63 4         16   Phelps 63 0    
  Fernandez 6 5 6         Maleeva 77 6    
  Mochizuki 1 7 2       Fernandez 3 2  
  Maleeva 6 6       Maleeva 6 6    
  Holladay 1 2           Maleeva 6 4 1
  Scheuer-Larsen 6 6         6   Suková 3 6 6
  Kinney 0 0         Scheuer-Larsen 7 6    
  Drescher 6 6       Drescher 5 2    
Q   Novotná 2 3           Scheuer-Larsen 4 4  
  Fernández 6 6         6   Suková 6 6    
  Schropp 0 2         Fernández 5 1  
6   Suková 6 6     6   Suková 7 6    
Q   Simmonds 1 2    

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
5   Mandlíková 65 6 6  
  Goleš 77 3 3     5   Mandlíková 6 6    
  Paquet 3 6 6     Paquet 0 1    
  Lindström 6 4 4       5   Mandlíková 6 6    
  Dias 3 6 6         Maršíková 1 2    
  Parkhomenko 6 4 3       Dias 6 2 1
  Maršíková 6 6       Maršíková 2 6 6  
  Horvath 4 1         5   Mandlíková 6 6  
  Torres 6 6           Gildemeister 1 3  
  Russell 3 3         Torres 4 6 6  
  Krapl 2 6 6     Krapl 6 1 1  
  Cueto 6 1 3         Torres 1 3  
  Yanagi 3 77 8         Gildemeister 6 6    
  Kijimuta 6 64 6       Yanagi 5 77 4
  Gildemeister 6 6       Gildemeister 7 63 6  
15   White 1 3    

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
  Benjamin 1 6 6  
11   Jordan 6 2 3       Benjamin 6 4 8  
  Gurney 7 77       Gurney 4 6 6  
  Tremelling 5 64           Benjamin 3 6 5  
  Croft 6 6           Casale 6 4 7  
Q   Dahlstrom 3 3         Croft 3 6 3
  Casale 6 3 6     Casale 6 3 6  
  Reynolds 0 6 3         Casale 1 3  
  Mesker 6 6         3   Graf 6 6  
  Cordwell 0 0         Mesker 6 2 6  
  Bunge 6 6       Bunge 2 6 3  
  Calleja 1 2           Mesker 2 1  
  Rush 5 6 8       3   Graf 6 6    
  Amiach 7 4 6       Rush 1 1  
3   Graf 6 6     3   Graf 6 6    
  Betzner 1 0    

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
8   Maleeva 6 6    
  Skronska 1 2       8   Maleeva 6 6    
  Suire 5 6 6     Suire 0 3    
  Moulton 7 4 3       8   Maleeva 7 66 5  
Q   Bonsignori 6 6           Paz 5 78 7  
  Tobin 0 0       Q   Bonsignori 5 0  
  Paz 63 77 6     Paz 7 6    
  Herr 77 63 1         Paz 4 6 0
  Field 6 6         13   Bassett 6 2 6
  Smylie 1 3         Field 0 4    
  Byrne 6 6       Byrne 6 6    
  Vermaak 3 3           Byrne 3 2  
  Etchemendy 6 6         13   Bassett 6 6    
  Gerken 3 0         Etchemendy 6 4 5
13   Bassett 7 6     13   Bassett 3 6 7  
  Tanvier 5 3    

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
9   Sabatini 6 6    
  Inoue 1 1       9   Sabatini 6 6    
  Huber 6 6       Huber 1 3    
  Paradis 1 2         9   Sabatini 6 6    
Q   Madruga-Osses 6 7         Q   Madruga-Osses 3 3    
  Henricksson 3 5       Q   Madruga-Osses 6 2 7
  Budařová 6 6       Budařová 4 6 5  
  Gompert 1 0         9   Sabatini 6 3 3
  Tauziat 5 6 9       2   Evert 1 6 6
  Niox-Chateau 7 3 7       Tauziat 6 2 2  
  Smith 6 6       Smith 1 6 6  
  Mundel 1 3           Smith 3 1  
  Herreman 7 6         2   Evert 6 6    
  Spence 5 1         Herreman 2 1  
2   Evert 6 6     2   Evert 6 6    
  Calmette 0 1    

References

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed. ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 397.  

External links

  • 1986 French Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw