2005 Wimbledon Championships - Women's Singles

2005 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   United States Venus Williams
Runner-up   United States Lindsay Davenport
Final score   4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  

Maria Sharapova was the defending champion, but she was defeated by Venus Williams in the semifinals.

Williams won the title, defeating compatriot and World No. 1 Lindsay Davenport in the longest women's singles final in history.

Seeds

Draw

Key


Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1  United States Lindsay Davenport 77 6    
5  Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 61 3    
  1  United States Lindsay Davenport 65 77 6  
  3  France Amélie Mauresmo 77 64 4  
3  France Amélie Mauresmo 6 6  
  9  Russia Anastasia Myskina 3 4    
    1  United States Lindsay Davenport 6 64 7
  14  United States Venus Williams 4 77 9
  12  France Mary Pierce 0 610    
14  United States Venus Williams 6 712    
  14  United States Venus Williams 77 6  
  2  Russia Maria Sharapova 62 1    
8  Russia Nadia Petrova 66 3  
  2  Russia Maria Sharapova 78 6    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
1  United States L Davenport 6 6    
   Russia A Jidkova 0 2       1  United States L Davenport 6 6    
   Spain M Marrero 2 3     Q  United States J Jackson 0 3    
Q  United States J Jackson 6 6         1  United States L Davenport 6 6    
   Czech Republic B Strýcová 6 7         30  Russia D Safina 2 1    
   United States L Osterloh 3 5          Czech Republic B Strýcová 2 2  
   Croatia S Mamić 3 4     30  Russia D Safina 6 6    
30  Russia D Safina 6 6         1  United States L Davenport 6 64 6
18  Japan A Sugiyama 2 6 4       15  Belgium K Clijsters 3 77 3
   Italy R Vinci 6 2 6        Italy R Vinci 6 6    
   United States A Spears 0 6 2      Luxembourg A Kremer 3 2    
   Luxembourg A Kremer 6 2 6          Italy R Vinci 3 4  
   United States M Irvin 7 6         15  Belgium K Clijsters 6 6    
Q  Japan S Obata 64 3          United States M Irvin 1 1  
WC  United Kingdom K O'Brien 2 3     15  Belgium K Clijsters 6 6    
15  Belgium K Clijsters 6 6    

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
10  Switzerland P Schnyder 4 79 3  
   Italy A Serra Zanetti 6 67 6        Italy A Serra Zanetti 7 2 7  
   Ukraine T Perebiynis 3 65     Q  Sweden S Arvidsson 5 6 5  
Q  Sweden S Arvidsson 6 77            Italy A Serra Zanetti 3 2    
   Russia M Kirilenko 6 77            Bulgaria M Maleeva 6 6    
Q  Belgium E Callens 2 63          Russia M Kirilenko 2 3  
   Bulgaria M Maleeva 6 78        Bulgaria M Maleeva 6 6    
24  Japan S Asagoe 2 66            Bulgaria M Maleeva 4 3  
27  Czech Republic N Vaidišová 6 3 6       5  Russia S Kuznetsova 6 6  
   Croatia J Kostanić 3 6 3     27  Czech Republic N Vaidišová 7 6    
   Australia S Stosur 61 4        Czech Republic M Paštiková 5 3    
   Czech Republic M Paštiková 77 6         27  Czech Republic N Vaidišová 5 77 2
   Japan A Morigami 3 6 6       5  Russia S Kuznetsova 7 65 6  
   India S Mirza 6 3 8        India S Mirza 4 77 4
WC  United Kingdom R Llewellyn 0 1     5  Russia S Kuznetsova 6 64 6  
5  Russia S Kuznetsova 6 6    

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
3  France A Mauresmo 6 6    
LL  Hungary M Czink 3 2       3  France A Mauresmo 6 6    
   Spain M Sánchez Lorenzo 6 4 6      Spain M Sánchez Lorenzo 1 3    
   Poland M Domachowska 4 6 2       3  France A Mauresmo 6 6    
WC  United Kingdom S Borwell 611 3            United States S Perry 0 2    
   United States S Perry 713 6          United States S Perry 77 6  
   Thailand T Tanasugarn 6 6        Thailand T Tanasugarn 61 2    
25  Croatia K Šprem 2 2         3  France A Mauresmo 6 6  
22  Italy S Farina Elia 6 6         13  Russia E Likhovtseva 4 0  
   Slovakia M Suchá 4 2       22  Italy S Farina Elia 6 5 6  
   Venezuela M Vento-Kabchi 77 4 6      Venezuela M Vento-Kabchi 1 7 3  
   Venezuela M Sequera 61 6 4       22  Italy S Farina Elia 7 4 4
   United States M Shaughnessy 6 1 6       13  Russia E Likhovtseva 5 6 6  
   Germany J Schruff 1 6 2        United States M Shaughnessy 3 64  
   Israel A Smashnova 2 2     13  Russia E Likhovtseva 6 77    
13  Russia E Likhovtseva 6 6    

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
9  Russia A Myskina 5 77 6  
Q  Czech Republic K Böhmová 7 64 4     9  Russia A Myskina 6 6    
   Australia E Dominikovic 7 3 4      Japan A Nakamura 4 3    
   Japan A Nakamura 5 6 6       9  Russia A Myskina 6 5 10  
   Argentina M Díaz-Oliva 6 6         17  Serbia and Montenegro J Janković 0 7 8  
WC  United Kingdom A Keothavong 3 4          Argentina M Díaz-Oliva 3 5  
   Russia A Chakvetadze 4 2     17  Serbia and Montenegro J Janković 6 7    
17  Serbia and Montenegro J Janković 6 6         9  Russia A Myskina 1 711 7
28  United States A Frazier 4 6 4       6  Russia E Dementieva 6 69 5
   United States M Washington 6 4 6        United States M Washington 7 3 6  
   Tunisia S Sfar 6 4 9      Tunisia S Sfar 3 6 3  
   France É Loit 2 6 7          United States M Washington 5 1  
WC  United Kingdom E Baltacha 3 2         6  Russia E Dementieva 7 6    
Q  Germany S Klaschka 6 6       Q  Germany S Klaschka 6 3 6
   Czech Republic I Benešová 2 3     6  Russia E Dementieva 2 6 8  
6  Russia E Dementieva 6 6    

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
7  Belgium J Henin-Hardenne 66 6 5  
   Greece E Daniilidou 78 2 7        Greece E Daniilidou 6 6    
   Czech Republic K Koukalová 1 2        United States L Granville 2 0    
   United States L Granville 6 6            Greece E Daniilidou 4 3    
   Argentina G Dulko 6 6         26  Italy F Pennetta 6 6    
   Ukraine J Fedak 2 4          Argentina G Dulko 2 4  
   Switzerland E Gagliardi 1 2     26  Italy F Pennetta 6 6    
26  Italy F Pennetta 6 6         26  Italy F Pennetta 3 1  
19  Serbia and Montenegro A Ivanovic 6 6         12  France M Pierce 6 6  
   Russia V Douchevina 4 3       19  Serbia and Montenegro A Ivanovic 6 6    
   Czech Republic D Chládková 3 6 1      France S Foretz 4 3    
   France S Foretz 6 4 6       19  Serbia and Montenegro A Ivanovic 1 4  
Q  Ukraine J Vakulenko 6 6         12  France M Pierce 6 6    
   Italy T Garbin 2 4       Q  Ukraine J Vakulenko 6 67 7
   Czech Republic L Šafářová 3 4     12  France M Pierce 4 79 9  
12  France M Pierce 6 6    

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
14  United States V Williams 6 6    
LL  Czech Republic E Birnerová 2 4       14  United States V Williams 7 6    
   Australia N Pratt 3 6 6      Australia N Pratt 5 3    
   Slovakia L Cervanová 6 3 1       14  United States V Williams 7 6    
Q  United States M Tu 3 3         20  Slovakia D Hantuchová 5 3    
   Israel S Pe'er 6 6          Israel S Pe'er 2 6 3
   Russia E Linetskaya 6 2 2   20  Slovakia D Hantuchová 6 2 6  
20  Slovakia D Hantuchová 3 6 6       14  United States V Williams 6 6  
29  France M Bartoli 6 6            United States J Craybas 0 2  
   Japan R Fujiwara 2 2       29  France M Bartoli 1 4    
Q  United States A Harkleroad 4 6 4      United States J Craybas 6 6    
   United States J Craybas 6 4 6          United States J Craybas 6 77  
Q  Italy M Santangelo 6 6         4  United States S Williams 3 64    
Q  Belarus T Poutchek 3 2       Q  Italy M Santangelo 6 3 2
   United States A Haynes 712 4 2   4  United States S Williams 2 6 6  
4  United States S Williams 610 6 6  

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
8  Russia N Petrova 4 6 6  
   Spain V Ruano Pascual 6 3 2     8  Russia N Petrova 6 6    
   Luxembourg C Schaul 2 1     LL  France S Beltrame 1 2    
LL  France S Beltrame 6 6         8  Russia N Petrova 6 6    
   Czech Republic Z Ondrášková 3 3         WC  Zimbabwe C Black 4 3    
WC  Zimbabwe C Black 6 6       WC  Zimbabwe C Black 6 77  
   Colombia C Castaño 78 3 4   32  France V Razzano 4 65    
32  France V Razzano 66 6 6       8  Russia N Petrova 65 79 6
21  Italy F Schiavone 3 6 7          Czech Republic K Peschke 77 67 3
   Puerto Rico K Brandi 6 3 9        Puerto Rico K Brandi 2 3    
   Spain C Martínez 6 77        Spain C Martínez 6 6    
Q  Ukraine K Bondarenko 1 64            Spain C Martínez 4 1  
   Czech Republic K Peschke 7 6            Czech Republic K Peschke 6 6    
   Madagascar D Randriantefy 5 1          Czech Republic K Peschke 1 6 6
   Germany M Weingärtner 6 4 0   11  Russia V Zvonareva 6 4 3  
11  Russia V Zvonareva 2 6 6  

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
16  France N Dechy 77 6    
   Italy ME Camerin 61 1       16  France N Dechy 6 6    
WC  United Kingdom J O'Donoghue 1 6 6   WC  United Kingdom J O'Donoghue 2 1    
   Germany A-L Grönefeld 6 1 4       16  France N Dechy 6 6    
   Russia T Panova 7 6            Ukraine A Bondarenko 1 4    
   United States L Raymond 5 3          Russia T Panova 3 6 3
   Ukraine A Bondarenko 6 3 7      Ukraine A Bondarenko 6 2 6  
18  France T Golovin 3 6 5       16  France N Dechy 4 2  
31  Spain A Medina Garrigues 3 3         2  Russia M Sharapova 6 6  
   Slovenia K Srebotnik 6 6          Slovenia K Srebotnik 7 6    
   South Korea Y-J Cho 6 6        South Korea Y-J Cho 5 4    
   Spain A Parra-Santonja 3 3            Slovenia K Srebotnik 2 4  
WC  United Kingdom A Janes 5 78 5       2  Russia M Sharapova 6 6    
   Bulgaria S Karatantcheva 7 66 7        Bulgaria S Karatantcheva 0 1  
   Spain N Llagostera Vives 2 2     2  Russia M Sharapova 6 6    
2  Russia M Sharapova 6 6    

External links

  • 2005 Wimbledon Championships on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw