2001 US Open – Women's Singles

2001 US Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
2001 US Open
Champion Venus Williams
Runner-up Serena Williams
Final score 6–2, 6–4

Venus Williams was the defending champion, and successfully defended her title defeating her sister Serena Williams in the final. Venus won the title without dropping a set.

Seeds

  1. Martina Hingis (Semifinals)
  2. Jennifer Capriati (Semifinals)
  3. Lindsay Davenport (Quarterfinals)
  4. Venus Williams (Champion)
  5. Kim Clijsters (Quarterfinals)
  6. Justine Henin (Fourth Round)
  7. Monica Seles (Fourth Round)
  8. Amélie Mauresmo (Quarterfinals)
  9. Nathalie Tauziat (Fourth Round)
  10. Serena Williams (Final)
  11. Elena Dementieva (Fourth Round)
  12. Meghann Shaughnessy (Third Round)
  13. Amanda Coetzer (First Round)
  14. Jelena Dokić (Fourth Round)
  15. Magdalena Maleeva (Second Round)
  16. Silvia Farina Elia (First Round)
  17. Anke Huber (Third Round)
  18. Sandrine Testud (Fourth Round)
  19. Barbara Schett (Fourth Round)
  20. Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Third Round)
  21. Elena Likhovtseva (Fourth Round)
  22. Iroda Tulyaganova (Second Round)
  23. Magüi Serna (First Round)
  24. Paola Suárez (First Round)
  25. Henrieta Nagyová (Third Round)
  26. Tamarine Tanasugarn (First Round)
  27. Ángeles Montolio (Third Round)
  28. Chanda Rubin (Third Round)
  29. Amy Frazier (First Round)
  30. Lisa Raymond (Third Round)
  31. Cristina Torrens Valero (First Round)
  32. Francesca Schiavone (First Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Martina Hingis 6 6    
    Dája Bedáňová 2 0    
  1   Martina Hingis 3 2    
  10   Serena Williams 6 6    
3   Lindsay Davenport 3 7 5
  10   Serena Williams 6 67 7  
    10   Serena Williams 2 4  
  4   Venus Williams 6 6  
  5   Kim Clijsters 3 1    
4   Venus Williams 6 6    
  4   Venus Williams 6 6  
  2   Jennifer Capriati 4 2    
8   Amélie Mauresmo 3 4  
  2   Jennifer Capriati 6 6    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 M Hingis 6 6  
WC L Granville 2 0   1 M Hingis 6 6  
  L Krasnoroutskaya 7 6     L Krasnoroutskaya 0 2  
  J Craybas 5 3   1 M Hingis 4 6 77
  T Panova 1 1     I Majoli 6 4 65
  I Majoli 6 6     I Majoli 6 7  
  B Rittner 6 6     B Rittner 4 5  
29 A Frazier 1 2   1 M Hingis 6 6  
20 A Sánchez Vicario 6 3 77 14 J Dokić 4 0  
  P Mandula 3 6 65 20 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6  
WC A Cargill 64 3     A Sugiyama 3 2  
  A Sugiyama 77 6   20 A Sánchez Vicario 4 5  
Q M-G Mikaelian 4 3   14 J Dokić 6 7  
  L Osterloh 6 6     L Osterloh 3 3  
  A Serra-Zanetti 2 6 3 14 J Dokić 6 6  
14 J Dokić 6 3 6

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12 M Shaughnessy 3 6 77
  R Grande 6 3 62 12 M Shaughnessy 77 6  
  N Llagostera 0 4     Å Carlsson 64 3  
  Å Carlsson 6 6   12 M Shaughnessy 4 1  
  D Bedáňová 6 6     D Bedáňová 6 6  
  J Kruger 1 2     D Bedáňová 6 6  
  S Talaja 7 6     S Talaja 1 3  
24 P Suárez 5 2     D Bedáňová 7 4 6
26 T Tanasugarn 3 5   7 M Seles 5 6 3
  R McQuillan 6 7     R McQuillan 1 5  
WC A Liu 3 3   Q E Daniilidou 6 7  
Q E Daniilidou 6 6   Q E Daniilidou 2 3  
  B Lamade 4 65   7 M Seles 6 6  
Q E Koulikovskaya 6 77   Q E Koulikovskaya 1 4  
  N Pratt 1 2   7 M Seles 6 6  
7 M Seles 6 6  

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3 L Davenport 6 6  
  A Glass 2 3   3 L Davenport 6 6  
  É Loit 6 7     É Loit 0 2  
  ME Camerin 3 5   3 L Davenport 6 6  
  M Oremans 6 4 6 27 Á Montolio 3 2  
  Z Gubacsi 4 6 3   M Oremans 2 1  
Q G Pizzichini 1 77 1 27 Á Montolio 6 6  
27 Á Montolio 6 62 6 3 L Davenport 6 0 6
21 E Likhovtseva 4 77 6 21 E Likhovtseva 3 6 3
Q T Perebiynis 6 64 1 21 E Likhovtseva 6 2 6
  N Petrova 6 63 6   N Petrova 4 6 4
Q A Fusai 4 77 2 21 E Likhovtseva 66 7 6
  S Asagoe 4 7 4 Q B Schwartz 78 5 4
  V Razzano 6 5 6   V Razzano 1 64  
Q B Schwartz 1 6 6 Q B Schwartz 6 77  
13 A Coetzer 6 4 4

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10 S Williams 4 6 6
  A Barna 6 1 2 10 S Williams 6 6  
  D Chládková 6 6     D Chládková 1 1  
LL M Müller 1 2   10 S Williams 6 6  
  M Suchá 77 6     M Suchá 1 0  
Q R Vinci 64 1     M Suchá 6 6  
  E Bes 6 6     E Bes 2 3  
23 M Serna 3 1   10 S Williams 7 6  
31 C Torrens Valero 6 1 1 6 J Henin 5 0  
  M Vavrinec 2 6 6   M Vavrinec 7 4 6
  A Kremer 0 2     T Poutchek 5 6 2
  T Poutchek 6 6     M Vavrinec 3 2  
  P Schnyder 6 6   6 J Henin 6 6  
  R de los Ríos 4 1     P Schnyder 79 1 4
  M Irvin 3 3   6 J Henin 67 6 6
6 J Henin 6 6  

Bottom Half

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