2001 French Open – Women's Singles

2001 French Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
2001 French Open
Champion Jennifer Capriati
Runner-up Kim Clijsters
Final score 1–6, 6–4, 12–10

Mary Pierce was the defending champion, but she did not compete this year due to injury.

Jennifer Capriati defeated Kim Clijsters 1–6, 6–4, 12–10 in the final to win the Women's Singles title at the 2001 French Open.

Seeds

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

  1. Martina Hingis (Semifinals)
  2. Venus Williams (First Round)
  3. Lindsay Davenport (Withdrew due to knee injury)
  4. Jennifer Capriati (Champion)
  5. Amélie Mauresmo (First Round)
  6. Serena Williams (Quarterfinals)
  7. Elena Dementieva (Second Round)
  8. Conchita Martínez (Third Round)
  9. Nathalie Tauziat (First Round)
  10. Amanda Coetzer (Third Round)
  11. Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Second Round)
  12. Kim Clijsters (Final)
  13. Magdalena Maleeva (First Round)
  14. Justine Henin (Semifinals)
  15. Jelena Dokić (Third Round)
  16. Meghann Shaughnessy (Fourth Round)
  17. Sandrine Testud (Fourth Round)

Draw

Key

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

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1   Martina Hingis 6 6    
    Francesca Schiavone 1 4    
  1   Martina Hingis 4 3    
  4   Jennifer Capriati 6 6    
4   Jennifer Capriati 6 5 6
  6   Serena Williams 2 7 2  
    4   Jennifer Capriati 1 6 12
  12   Kim Clijsters 6 4 10
  12   Kim Clijsters 6 6    
Q   Petra Mandula 1 3    
  12   Kim Clijsters 2 7 6
  14   Justine Henin 6 5 3  
    Lina Krasnoroutskaya 1 2  
  14   Justine Henin 6 6    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 M Hingis 6 6
G León García 1 0 1 M Hingis 6 6
C Castaño 6 6 C Castaño 1 0
WC M Bartoli 4 3 1 M Hingis 7 6
LL W Prakusya 6 1 1 R McQuillan 5 1
R McQuillan 3 6 6 R McQuillan 4 6 10
J Craybas 4 6 7 J Craybas 6 1 8
S Kleinová 6 1 5 1 M Hingis 6 2 6
Q M Suchá 6 6 17 S Testud 1 6 2
A Myskina 2 4 Q M Suchá 3 6 2
E Bovina 6 6 E Bovina 6 2 6
J Nejedly 0 4 E Bovina 3 63
T Poutchek 1 6 6 17 S Testud 6 77
E Dominikovic 6 2 3 T Poutchek 4 0
D Buth 1 1 17 S Testud 6 6
17 S Testud 6 6

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10 A Coetzer 6 6
B Lamade 4 2 10 A Coetzer 6 7
V Ruano Pascual 6 6 V Ruano Pascual 4 5
J Hopkins 1 1 10 A Coetzer 5 4
S Cacic 1 0 F Schiavone 7 6
Á Montolio 6 6 Á Montolio 4 1
M Vavrinec 4 5 F Schiavone 6 6
F Schiavone 6 7 F Schiavone 77 6
A Bradshaw 0 3 C Black 62 1
P Schnyder 6 6 P Schnyder 2 5
K Boogert 2 0 C Black 6 7
C Black 6 6 C Black 3 6 6
A Stevenson 3 3 8 C Martínez 6 3 4
D Hantuchová 6 6 D Hantuchová 64 4
A-G Sidot 1 1 8 C Martínez 77 6
8 C Martínez 6 6

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4 J Capriati 6 7
É Loit 2 5 4 J Capriati 6 6
Q C Martínez Granados 3 1 T Garbin 2 1
T Garbin 6 6 4 J Capriati 6 6
M Weingärtner 6 1 1 Q M Lučić 3 1
Q M Lučić 3 6 6 Q M Lučić 6 6
P Nola 1 4 Q E Bes 1 3
Q E Bes 6 6 4 J Capriati 7 6
M-A Vento 5 0 16 M Shaughnessy 5 1
WC L Andretto 7 6 WC L Andretto 2 2
J Husárová 6 6 J Husárová 6 6
Ľ Cervanová 2 4 J Husárová 5 4
M Tu 6 6 16 M Shaughnessy 7 6
WC A Fusai 3 3 M Tu 6 1 1
T Pisnik 3 1 16 M Shaughnessy 3 6 6
16 M Shaughnessy 6 6

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11 A Sánchez Vicario 4 6 6
Q G Arn 6 2 1 11 A Sánchez Vicario 6 3 4
A Frazier 6 6 A Frazier 1 6 6
Q A Serra Zanetti 2 0 A Frazier 77 4 3
N Petrova 6 7 N Petrova 62 6 6
K Habšudová 3 5 N Petrova 6 6
I Tulyaganova 3 5 M Serna 2 2
M Serna 6 7 N Petrova 3 1
Q M Matevžič 2 3 6 S Williams 6 6
B Rittner 6 6 B Rittner 6 5 4
Q Z Gubacsi 4 7 7 Q Z Gubacsi 0 7 6
T Tanasugarn 6 5 5 Q Z Gubacsi 1 2
Q K Srebotnik 77 6 6 S Williams 6 6
G Casoni 62 3 Q K Srebotnik 0 5
S Pitkowski 2 77 1 6 S Williams 6 7
6 S Williams 6 64 6

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7 E Dementieva 6 6
WC C Beigbeder 4 1 7 E Dementieva 5 5
H Nagyová 6 6 H Nagyová 7 7
A Smashnova 4 4 H Nagyová 7 4 6
N Dechy 5 6 6 N Dechy 5 6 3
WC A Molik 7 4 4 N Dechy 6 6
L Osterloh 6 2 8 J Kruger 3 2
J Kruger 2 6 10 H Nagyová 4 6 3
K Hrdličková 4 4 12 K Clijsters 6 4 6
S Sfar 6 6 S Sfar 3 7 4
R Dragomir-Ilie 3 6 2 M Marrero 6 5 6
M Marrero 6 4 6 M Marrero 2 2
L Bacheva 5 4 12 K Clijsters 6 6
M Díaz-Oliva 7 6 M Díaz-Oliva 5 1
Q ME Salerni 3 4 12 K Clijsters 7 6
12 K Clijsters 6 6

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15 J Dokić 6 6
A Gerši 0 0 15 J Dokić 6 6
M Irvin 5 77 6 M Irvin 1 2
A Hopmans 7 65 2 15 J Dokić 6 4 4
Q P Mandula 4 6 6 Q P Mandula 3 6 6
A Sugiyama 6 4 3 Q P Mandula 7 5 7
R de los Ríos 6 1 6 R de los Ríos 5 7 5
E Likhovtseva 2 6 1 Q P Mandula 6 6
N Pratt 6 7 R Grande 2 3
WC K Jagieniak 3 5 N Pratt 4 2
C Torrens Valero 64 7 6 C Torrens Valero 6 6
A Medina Garrigues 77 5 3 C Torrens Valero 3 1
I Majoli 6 4 2 R Grande 6 6
R Grande 1 6 6 R Grande 6 6
J Kandarr 7 7 J Kandarr 2 4
5 A Mauresmo 5 5

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9 N Tauziat 1 3
L Krasnoroutskaya 6 6 L Krasnoroutskaya 6 6
R Kuti-Kis 6 2 2 Q L Němečková 4 3
Q L Němečková 3 6 6 L Krasnoroutskaya 6 2 6
A Kremer 6 6 D Chládková 1 6 1
E Gagliardi 0 4 A Kremer 6 2 3
D Chládková 6 6 D Chládková 4 6 6
M Oremans 2 3 L Krasnoroutskaya 6 6
A Glass 4 6 6 S Farina Elia 2 4
L Raymond 6 4 1 A Glass 6 5 0
D Bedáňová 7 7 D Bedáňová 4 7 6
WC S Foretz 5 5 D Bedáňová 5 64
M Sánchez Lorenzo 1 1 S Farina Elia 7 77
T Panova 6 6 T Panova 6 3 3
S Farina Elia 6 5 6 S Farina Elia 4 6 6
13 M Maleeva 1 7 3

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14 J Henin 6 6
S Asagoe 3 2 14 J Henin 6 6
MJ Martínez Sánchez 5 66 P Suárez 3 4
P Suárez 7 78 14 J Henin 6 6
S Jeyaseelan 2 1 V Razzano 3 4
A Huber 6 6 A Huber 0 6 1
V Razzano 6 6 V Razzano 6 4 6
WC C Pin 1 2 14 J Henin 6 6
N Llagostera 6 7 B Schett 3 4
S Talaja 1 5 N Llagostera 5 6 8
LL A Barna 5 3 S Plischke 7 0 6
S Plischke 7 6 N Llagostera 0 6 2
Å Carlsson 6 6 B Schett 6 4 6
K Brandi 1 2 Å Carlsson 3 6 2
B Schett 6 6 B Schett 6 4 6
2 V Williams 4 4

External links

  • 2001 French Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw