1987 Australian Open – Women's Singles

1987 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1987 Australian Open
Champion Hana Mandlíková
Runner-up Martina Navratilova
Final score 7–5, 7–6(7–1)

Martina Navratilova was the defending champion, but she was defeated by Hana Mandlíková in the final, 7–5, 7–6(7–1).

Seeds

  1. Martina Navratilova (Final)
  2. Hana Mandlíková (Champion)
  3. Pam Shriver (Quarterfinals)
  4. Helena Suková (Fourth Round)
  5. Claudia Kohde-Kilsch (Semifinals)
  6. Manuela Maleeva (Fourth Round)
  7. Zina Garrison (Quarterfinals)
  8. Lori McNeil (Quarterfinals)
  9. Robin White (Third Round)
  10. Catarina Lindqvist (Semifinals)
  11. Wendy Turnbull (Fourth Round)
  12. Carling Bassett (Fourth Round)
  13. Terry Phelps (Second Round)
  14. Jo Durie (Fourth Round)
  15. Dianne Balestrat (Third Round)
  16. Rosalyn Fairbank (Second Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Martina Navratilova 6 6    
7   Zina Garrison 0 3    
  1   Martina Navratilova 6 6    
  10   Catarina Lindqvist 3 2    
3   Pam Shriver 3 1  
  10   Catarina Lindqvist 6 6    
    1   Martina Navratilova 5 61  
  2   Hana Mandlíková 7 77  
  5   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 77 4 6  
    Elizabeth Smylie 63 6 2  
  5   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 1 6 3
  2   Hana Mandlíková 6 0 6  
8   Lori McNeil 0 0  
  2   Hana Mandlíková 6 6    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    1   M Navratilova 6 6    
      J Golder 0 2    
      1   M Navratilova 6 6    
  C Monteiro 4 4           C Benjamin 2 1    
  H Kelesi 6 6         H Kelesi 6 4 4
  C Benjamin 0 6 6       C Benjamin 4 6 6  
  E Minter 6 4 4       1   M Navratilova 6 6  
        J Tremelling 4 1  
      B Bowes 6 61 6  
WC   R Bryant 6 6       WC   R Bryant 2 77 3  
  L Allen 1 3           B Bowes 3 5  
  A Tobin-Dingwall 5 77 4         J Tremelling 6 7    
  J Tremelling 7 65 6       J Tremelling 3 6 8
    16   R Fairbank 6 4 6  
 

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    11   W Turnbull 2 6 6  
WC   L O'Neill 4 6 2       J Byrne 6 4 3  
  J Byrne 6 2 6       11   W Turnbull 4 6 6  
        J Mundel 6 1 2  
      J Mundel 7 4 6
  C Macgregor 7 3 6       C Macgregor 5 6 0  
  C Karlsson 5 6 2       11   W Turnbull 1 3  
Q   S Rimes 6 6         7   Z Garrison 6 6  
  C Copeland 2 2       Q   S Rimes 5 3    
      E Pfaff 7 6    
        E Pfaff 2 6 5
  E Okagawa 5 3         7   Z Garrison 6 3 7  
Q   H Ludloff 7 6       Q   H Ludloff 1 1  
    7   Z Garrison 6 6    
 

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    3   P Shriver 6 4 11  
  A Moulton 4 6 6       A Moulton 2 6 9  
  C Porwik 6 4 3       3   P Shriver 6 6    
        E Reinach 2 4    
      E Reinach 6 6  
  L Field 77 1 6       L Field 1 2    
  B Gerken 62 6 4       3   P Shriver 6 6  
  A Henricksson 6 6         14   J Durie 1 2  
  R Maršíková 4 4         A Henricksson 61 4    
  J Polz 6 6         J Polz 77 6    
WC   S Walsh-Pete 2 4           J Polz 1 4  
      14   J Durie 6 6    
      V Nelson-Dunbar 5 1  
    14   J Durie 7 6    
 

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    10   C Lindqvist 6 6    
  K Okamoto 2 6 4       A Devries 2 3    
  A Devries 6 2 6       10   C Lindqvist 4 6 6  
  M-C Calleja 3 6 6         M-C Calleja 6 1 3  
  M Yanagi 6 2 2       M-C Calleja 4 6 6
      M Bollegraf 6 4 3  
      10   C Lindqvist 6 6  
  C Bartos-Cserepy 6 6         6   M Maleeva 3 3  
  E Krapl 3 4         C Bartos-Cserepy 6 6    
    WC   A Scott 3 0    
        C Bartos-Cserepy 3 77 5
Q   Y Koizumi 6 2 6       6   M Maleeva 6 65 7  
  M Schropp 1 6 3     Q   Y Koizumi 4 1  
    6   M Maleeva 6 6    
 

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    5   C Kohde-Kilsch 6 6    
      N Provis 2 2    
      5   C Kohde-Kilsch 6 6    
  M Pazderová 1 4           T Mochizuki 2 2    
Q   C Singer 6 6         C Singer 3 3  
  M Van Nostrand 1 3         T Mochizuki 6 6    
  T Mochizuki 6 6         5   C Kohde-Kilsch 6 6  
  S Hanika 7 5 10         S Hanika 3 1  
Q   M van der Torre 5 7 8       S Hanika 6 6    
  E Inoue 6 77         E Inoue 4 4    
  D Van Rensburg 3 63           S Hanika 6 6  
        A Kijimuta 3 3    
      A Kijimuta 6 4 6
    13   T Phelps 3 6 0  
 

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    9   R White 6 6    
  T Holladay 2 61       Q   B Cordwell 1 4    
Q   B Cordwell 6 77         9   R White 1 2    
        E Smylie 6 6    
      E Smylie 6 6  
  A Minter 4 4         P Hy 2 3    
  P Hy 6 6           E Smylie 7 3 7
      4   H Suková 5 6 5
      C Jolissaint 6 1 6  
  B Nagelsen 6 66 6       B Nagelsen 4 6 3  
  L Antonoplis 2 78 1         C Jolissaint 2 1  
WC   M Jaggard 66 6 0       4   H Suková 6 6    
  N Hu 78 2 6       N Hu 4 66  
    4   H Suková 6 78    
 

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    8   L McNeil 6 6    
      E Burgin 3 4    
      8   L McNeil 6 7    
  G Fernández 6 6           M Werdel 2 5    
WC   S McCann 4 3         G Fernández 2 3  
  P Vasquez 4 2         M Werdel 6 6    
  M Werdel 6 6         8   L McNeil 77 6  
  A-M Fernandez 0 r           A Hobbs 64 3  
  A Hobbs 3           A Hobbs 6 6    
  S Gomer 4 6 8       S Gomer 2 3    
  A Betzner 6 2 6         A Hobbs 6 6  
      15   D Balestrat 4 2    
      G Rush 3 6 2
    15   D Balestrat 6 4 6  
 

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    12   C Bassett 6 6    
    Q   J Salmon 1 1    
      12   C Bassett 6 77    
WC   M Bowrey 1 4           A Holiková 1 62    
  W Probst 6 6         W Probst 7 4 6
Q   S Collins 1 6 4       A Holiková 5 6 8  
  A Holiková 6 4 6       12   C Bassett 2 6 2
      2   H Mandlíková 6 4 6
      K Keil 2 4    
LL   V Paquet 5 3         A Smith 6 6    
  A Smith 7 6           A Smith 3 2  
WC   M Turk 1 3         2   H Mandlíková 6 6    
  J Richardson 6 6         J Richardson 6 2 2
    2   H Mandlíková 4 6 6  
 

External links

  • 1987 Australian Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw