2004 Australian Open – Women's Singles

2004 Australian Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
2004 Australian Open
Champion Justine Henin-Hardenne
Runner-up Kim Clijsters
Final score 6–3, 4–6, 6–3

The 2004 Australian Open was a Grand Slam tennis tournament held in Melbourne, Australia from 19 January to 1 February, 2004.

Justine Henin-Hardenne won the Women's Singles title, defeating compatriot and rival Kim Clijsters in the final, 6–3, 4–6, 6–3. It was Henin-Hardenne's third Grand Slam title, and her third win against Clijsters in a Grand Slam tournament final, after her victory at the 2003 French Open and the 2003 US Open.

The defending champion, Serena Williams, did not compete due to injury affecting her left knee.

Seeds

  1. Justine Henin-Hardenne (Champion)
  2. Kim Clijsters (Final)
  3. Venus Williams (Third Round)
  4. Amélie Mauresmo (Quarterfinals)
  5. Lindsay Davenport (Quarterfinals)
  6. Anastasia Myskina (Quarterfinals)
  7. Elena Dementieva (First Round)
  8. Ai Sugiyama (Second Round)
  9. Chanda Rubin (Fourth Round)
  10. Nadia Petrova (First Round)
  11. Vera Zvonareva (Fourth Round)
  12. Paola Suárez (Third Round)
  13. Conchita Martínez (First Round)
  14. Anna Smashnova-Pistolesi (Second Round)
  15. Daniela Hantuchová (Second Round)
  16. Magüi Serna (First Round)
  17. Meghann Shaughnessy (First Round)
  18. Francesca Schiavone (Second Round)
  19. Eleni Daniilidou (Third Round)
  20. Silvia Farina Elia (Fourth Round)
  21. Elena Bovina (Second Round)
  22. Patty Schnyder (Semifinals)
  23. Lina Krasnoroutskaya (Third Round)
  24. Magdalena Maleeva (Second Round)
  25. Lisa Raymond (Quarterfinals)
  26. Tina Pisnik (First Round)
  27. Amanda Coetzer (Second Round)
  28. Maria Sharapova (Third Round)
  29. Nathalie Dechy (Fourth Round)
  30. Svetlana Kuznetsova (Third Round)
  31. Tamarine Tanasugarn (First Round)
  32. Fabiola Zuluaga (Semifinals)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1   Justine Henin-Hardenne 7 6    
5   Lindsay Davenport 5 3    
  1   Justine Henin-Hardenne 6 6    
  32   Fabiola Zuluaga 2 2    
4   Amélie Mauresmo
  32   Fabiola Zuluaga w/o  
    1   Justine Henin-Hardenne 6 4 6
  2   Kim Clijsters 3 6 3
  22   Patty Schnyder 77 6    
25   Lisa Raymond 62 3    
  22   Patty Schnyder 2 62  
  2   Kim Clijsters 6 77    
6   Anastasia Myskina 2 69  
  2   Kim Clijsters 6 7    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 J Henin-Hardenne 6 6
WC O Lukaszewicz 0 0 1 J Henin-Hardenne 6 6
Q C Pin 6 63 6 Q C Pin 1 4
T Garbin 4 77 4 1 J Henin-Hardenne 6 7
F Pennetta 5 4 30 S Kuznetsova 2 5
A Serra Zanetti 7 6 A Serra Zanetti 60 4
Q S Perry 3 3 30 S Kuznetsova 77 6
30 S Kuznetsova 6 6 1 J Henin-Hardenne 6 77
19 E Daniilidou 6 6 Q M Santangelo 1 65
Q J Hopkins 1 3 19 E Daniilidou 3 6 6
E Callens 6 3 3 C Black 6 0 1
C Black 2 6 6 19 E Daniilidou 4 7 3
C Fernández 6 3 4 Q M Santangelo 6 5 6
B Schett 4 6 6 B Schett 63 6 3
Q M Santangelo 63 7 6 Q M Santangelo 77 0 6
16 M Serna 77 5 4

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11 V Zvonareva 6 6
Z Ondrášková 3 1 11 V Zvonareva 7 6
M Czink 6 6 M Czink 5 4
M Vento-Kabchi 4 3 11 V Zvonareva 7 2 6
A Morigami 77 4 6 N Pratt 5 6 1
Q M-È Pelletier 62 6 4 A Morigami 6 3 3
N Pratt 6 5 6 N Pratt 1 6 6
17 M Shaughnessy 4 7 4 11 V Zvonareva 1 3
31 T Tanasugarn 1 3 5 L Davenport 6 6
L Granville 6 6 L Granville 6 2 6
WC E Dominikovic 4 7 6 WC E Dominikovic 2 6 1
WC T Musgrave 6 5 3 L Granville 4 0
É Loit 7 6 5 L Davenport 6 6
M Marrero 5 4 É Loit 3 6 0
PR R Dragomir-Ilie 2 3 5 L Davenport 6 3 6
5 L Davenport 6 6

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4 A Mauresmo 6 6
WC C-j Chuang 1 0 4 A Mauresmo 6 6
WC C Dellacqua 4 4 Ľ Cervanová 0 2
Ľ Cervanová 6 6 4 A Mauresmo 6 6
A Cargill 3 4 A Medina Garrigues 1 2
A Medina Garrigues 6 6 A Medina Garrigues 6 2 6
Q Y Fedak 7 6 Q Y Fedak 2 6 3
26 T Pisnik 5 0 4 A Mauresmo 7 7
21 E Bovina 4 6 7 A Molik 5 5
S Kleinová 6 1 5 21 E Bovina 4 3
T Perebiynis 0 0 C Schaul 6 6
C Schaul 6 6 C Schaul 77 1 2
Q A Bachmann 1 4 A Molik 64 6 6
A Molik 6 6 A Molik 6 6
A Serra Zanetti 65 4 15 D Hantuchová 4 3
15 D Hantuchová 77 6

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10 N Petrova 3 3
A Kapros 6 6 A Kapros 6 6
WC S Stosur 6 6 WC S Stosur 3 1
S Talaja 3 2 A Kapros 3 6 12
G León García 4 6 4 P Mandula 6 3 10
P Mandula 6 4 6 P Mandula 66 6 6
S Reeves 1 0 24 M Maleeva 78 2 3
24 M Maleeva 6 6 A Kapros 4 2
32 F Zuluaga 6 6 32 F Zuluaga 6 6
S Asagoe 3 2 32 F Zuluaga 6 6
A Jidkova 2 65 Q M Díaz-Oliva 3 4
Q M Díaz-Oliva 6 77 32 F Zuluaga 78 4 6
R Grande 2 1 J Craybas 66 6 2
J Craybas 6 6 J Craybas 6 2 8
J Janković 6 6 J Janković 4 6 6
7 E Dementieva 1 4

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8 A Sugiyama 6 6
T Panova 4 2 8 A Sugiyama 4 4
M Casanova 3 6 4 S Obata 6 6
S Obata 6 4 6 S Obata 5 1
Q T Obziler 6 6 29 N Dechy 7 6
M Suchá 3 2 Q T Obziler 3 0
J Kostanić 5 4 29 N Dechy 6 6
29 N Dechy 7 6 29 N Dechy 2 4
22 P Schnyder 6 5 6 22 P Schnyder 6 6
A Widjaja 3 7 3 22 P Schnyder 6 2 6
A Stevenson 3 1 M Bartoli 4 6 3
M Bartoli 6 6 22 P Schnyder 7 6
E Birnerová 4 3 12 P Suárez 5 3
J Vakulenko 6 6 J Vakulenko 3 4
Q G Dulko 2 2 12 P Suárez 6 6
12 P Suárez 6 6

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14 A Smashnova-Pistolesi 6 6
K Koukalová 3 3 14 A Smashnova-Pistolesi 2 3
WC T Golovin 6 4 WC T Golovin 6 6
M-G Mikaelian 0 1 r WC T Golovin 6 77
A Parra Santonja 5 1 23 L Krasnoroutskaya 2 64
Q B Strýcová 7 6 Q B Strýcová 3 6 3
K Šprem 3 4 23 L Krasnoroutskaya 6 4 6
23 L Krasnoroutskaya 6 6 WC T Golovin 2 0
25 L Raymond 5 6 6 25 L Raymond 6 6
M Sánchez Lorenzo 7 3 4 25 L Raymond 6 6
A Barna 2 6 7 A Barna 3 4
M Drake 6 0 5 25 L Raymond 6 77
V Dushevina 6 4 6 3 V Williams 4 65
J Zheng 2 6 0 V Dushevina 4 2
A Harkleroad 2 1 3 V Williams 6 6
3 V Williams 6 6

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6 A Myskina 6 7
S Arvidsson 2 5 6 A Myskina 6 6
E Gagliardi 77 7 E Gagliardi 2 4
Q L Prusová 65 5 6 A Myskina 6 1 6
WC S Ferguson 3 1 28 M Sharapova 4 6 2
LL L Lee-Waters 6 6 LL L Lee-Waters 1 3
C Martínez Granados 4 3 28 M Sharapova 6 6
28 M Sharapova 6 6 6 A Myskina 63 6 6
18 F Schiavone 7 6 9 C Rubin 77 2 2
C Torrens Valero 5 1 18 F Schiavone 2 2
E Likhovtseva 3 6 6 E Likhovtseva 6 6
D Randriantefy 6 1 1 E Likhovtseva 3 2
D Chládková 6 6 9 C Rubin 6 6
S Foretz 4 2 D Chládková 2 4
A Svensson 3 6 3 9 C Rubin 6 6
9 C Rubin 6 4 6

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13 C Martínez 67 1
K Brandi 79 6 K Brandi 6 0 5
S Cohen-Aloro 6 5 3 A Frazier 2 6 7
A Frazier 4 7 6 A Frazier 6 1 5
K Srebotnik 4 3 20 S Farina Elia 4 6 7
V Ruano Pascual 6 6 V Ruano Pascual 7 4 4
H Nagyová 3 3 20 S Farina Elia 5 6 6
20 S Farina Elia 6 6 20 S Farina Elia 3 3
27 A Coetzer 6 6 2 K Clijsters 6 6
T Snyder 3 1 27 A Coetzer 5 3
Ľ Kurhajcová 3 61 D Safina 7 6
D Safina 6 77 D Safina 2 1
M Sequera 2 2 2 K Clijsters 6 6
ME Camerin 6 6 ME Camerin 0 0
M Weingärtner 3 2 2 K Clijsters 6 6
2 K Clijsters 6 6

External links

  • 2004 Australian Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw