1987 US Open – Women's Singles

1987 US Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1987 US Open
Champion Martina Navratilova
Runner-up Steffi Graf
Final score 7–6(7–4), 6–1

Martina Navratilova successfully defended her title, defeating Steffi Graf 7–6(7–4), 6–1 in the final to win the Women's Singles title at the 1987 U.S. Open.

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. Martina Navratilova is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.
  1. Steffi Graf (Finalist)
  2. Martina Navratilova (Champion)
  3. Chris Evert (Quarterfinalist)
  4. Hana Mandlíková (Fourth round)
  5. Pam Shriver (Quarterfinalist)
  6. Helena Suková (Semifinalist)
  7. Zina Garrison (Fourth round)
  8. Gabriela Sabatini (Quarterfinalist)
  1. Claudia Kohde-Kilsch (Quarterfinalist)
  2. Manuela Maleeva (Fourth round)
  3. Lori McNeil (Semifinalist)
  4. Bettina Bunge (Fourth round)
  5. Sylvia Hanika (Fourth round)
  6. Catarina Lindqvist (Fourth round)
  7. Barbara Potter (First round)
  8. Wendy Turnbull (Second round)

Draw

Key

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

Final Eight

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1   Steffi Graf 6 6    
5   Pam Shriver 4 3    
  1   Steffi Graf 4 6 6  
  11   Lori McNeil 6 2 4  
3   Chris Evert 6 2 4
  11   Lori McNeil 3 6 6  
    1   Steffi Graf 64 1  
  2   Martina Navratilova 77 6  
  6   Helena Suková 6 6    
9   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 1 3    
  6   Helena Suková 2 2  
  2   Martina Navratilova 6 6    
8   Gabriela Sabatini 5 3  
  2   Martina Navratilova 7 6    

Earlier rounds

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 Graf 6 6
Fulco 0 3 1 Graf 6 6
Huber 6 6 Huber 2 3
Q Macgregor 1 4 1 Graf 6 6
Tarabini 5 6 6 Tarabini 2 0
Q Medrado 7 1 3 Tarabini 6 4 6
Fairbank 1 6 6 Fairbank 2 6 3
Gerken 6 4 2 1 Graf 7 6
Demongeot 6 6 13 Hanika 5 2
Perez-Roldan 2 2 Demongeot 6 6
Nagelsen 77 6 Nagelsen 4 1
Tanvier 62 1 Demongeot 4 2
Meier 7 6 13 Hanika 6 6
Walsh-Pete 5 3 Meier 3 0
13 Hanika 6 6 13 Hanika 6 6
Okamoto 0 1

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16 Turnbull 6 6
Gadusek 2 1 16 Turnbull 2 4
Novotná 6 77 Novotná 6 6
Parkhomenko 1 61 Novotná 6 6
Q Halard 4 6 7 Q Halard 4 0
Inoue 6 2 5 Q Halard 6 77
Bonsignori 6 6 Bonsignori 2 61
Krapl 2 4 Novotná 3 64
Golarsa 7 0 6 5 Shriver 6 77
Werdel 5 6 2 Golarsa 77 6
Gildemeister 6 2 6 Gildemeister 64 4
Garrone 3 6 4 Golarsa 1 2
Q Kuczyńska 6 6 5 Shriver 6 6
Kim 4 1 Q Kuczyńska 3 2
5 Shriver 6 6 5 Shriver 6 6
White 3 3

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3 Evert 6 6
Sloane 1 0 3 Evert 6 6
Dias 6 6 Dias 0 1
Sánchez Vicario 4 2 3 Evert 6 6
Zvereva 6 6 Zvereva 0 2
Paradis 3 3 Zvereva 6 6
Smylie 6 7 Smylie 3 2
Pfaff 4 5 3 Evert 7 6
MJ Fernandez 6 6 10 M Maleeva 5 4
Maršíková 3 0 MJ Fernandez 6 6
Savchenko 6 6 Savchenko 1 4
Horvath 3 4 MJ Fernandez 2 6 3
Tauziat 6 6 10 M Maleeva 6 0 6
Ludloff 4 2 Tauziat 1 3
10 M Maleeva 7 6 10 M Maleeva 6 6
Jordan 5 2

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11 McNeil 6 6
Q Zrubáková 3 1 11 McNeil 6 6
Benjamin 6 7 Benjamin 4 2
Torres 3 5 11 McNeil 5 6 77
Provis 4 7 6 Provis 7 1 62
Porwik 6 5 1 Provis 6 6
Keil 6 6 Keil 4 2
Herr 3 1 11 McNeil 77 3 78
Van Rensburg 6 6 7 Garrison 60 6 66
Villagran 2 0 Van Rensburg 2 3
K Maleeva 6 6 K Maleeva 6 6
Nelson-Dunbar 1 1 K Maleeva 64 68
Phelps 6 6 7 Garrison 77 710
Stafford 2 3 Phelps 62 1
7 Garrison 6 6 7 Garrison 77 6
Scheuer-Larsen 1 3

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6 Suková 62 6 6
Gurney 77 3 4 6 Suková 6 6
Burgin 7 6 Burgin 3 4
Javer 5 4 6 Suková 711 6
Cueto 1 7 7 Cueto 69 1
Magers 6 5 5 Cueto 6 6
Louie-Harper 6 6 Louie-Harper 3 2
Spence 4 1 6 Suková 6 6
Hobbs 6 7 Hobbs 4 2
Minter 4 5 Hobbs 6 77
Croft 7 7 Croft 2 63
Kanellopoulou 5 5 Hobbs 6 2 6
Devries 6 6 Kijimuta 4 6 4
Van Nostrand 3 2 Devries 3 6 2
Kijimuta 7 6 Kijimuta 6 1 6
15 Potter 5 3

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9 Kohde-Kilsch 6 7
Moulton 2 5 9 Kohde-Kilsch 77 6
Bassett 6 6 Bassett 62 0
Balestrat 4 2 9 Kohde-Kilsch 6 6
Hy 4 6 6 Cecchini 4 3
Reis 6 4 2 Hy 4 7 5
Cecchini 6 6 Cecchini 6 5 7
White 4 2 9 Kohde-Kilsch 64 6 6
Q Derly 6 2 6 4 Mandlíková 77 4 1
Arendt 3 6 2 Q Derly 2 6 2
Reggi 6 6 Reggi 6 4 6
Grossman 4 0 Reggi 3 1
Durie 6 2 6 4 Mandlíková 6 6
Minter 3 6 2 Durie 3 713 2
4 Mandlíková 6 6 4 Mandlíková 6 611 6
Herreman 1 3

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8 Sabatini 6 6
Bowes 3 3 8 Sabatini 6 6
Gomer 6 6 Gomer 3 1
Q Probst 3 0 8 Sabatini 6 6
Paz 6 6 Hakami 1 3
G Fernández 4 2 Paz 2 4
Hakami 6 6 Hakami 6 6
Cioffi 1 1 8 Sabatini 1 6 6
Schimper 6 6 12 Bunge 6 1 1
Russell 2 3 Schimper 4 7 4
Henricksson 79 6 Henricksson 6 5 6
Wiesner 67 2 Henricksson 3 4
Fendick 6 2 6 12 Bunge 6 6
Field 3 6 0 Fendick 2 4
12 Bunge 6 7 12 Bunge 6 6
Piatek 3 5

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14 Lindqvist 6 6
Frazier 2 2 14 Lindqvist 6 6
Goleš 77 6 Goleš 2 0
Q Schultz 62 3 14 Lindqvist 4 7 6
Reinach 6 6 Kelesi 6 5 4
Na 1 0 Reinach 6 1 4
Kelesi 77 7 Kelesi 4 6 6
Bykova 64 5 14 Lindqvist 0 4
Casale 7 6 2 Navratilova 6 6
Budařová 5 2 Casale 4 1
Bonder 6 7 Bonder 6 6
Santrock 4 5 Bonder 2 1
White 7 7 2 Navratilova 6 6
Mochizuki 5 5 White 1 3
2 Navratilova 6 6 2 Navratilova 6 6
Gompert 1 1

External links

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