2008 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

2008 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
2008 Wimbledon Championships
Champion Venus Williams
Runner-up Serena Williams
Final score 7–5, 6–4

Venus Williams was the defending champion, and won in the final 7–5, 6–4, against her sister Serena Williams. This was Venus's second grand slam singles title without losing a set.

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Qualifying 2
  • Draw 3
    • Key 3.1
    • Finals 3.2
    • Top Half 3.3
      • Section 1 3.3.1
      • Section 2 3.3.2
      • Section 3 3.3.3
      • Section 4 3.3.4
    • Bottom Half 3.4
      • Section 5 3.4.1
      • Section 6 3.4.2
      • Section 7 3.4.3
      • Section 8 3.4.4
  • External links 4

Seeds

  1. Ana Ivanovic (Third Round)
  2. Jelena Janković (Fourth Round)
  3. Maria Sharapova (Second Round)
  4. Svetlana Kuznetsova (Fourth Round)
  5. Elena Dementieva (Semifinals)
  6. Serena Williams (Final)
  7. Venus Williams (Champion)
  8. Anna Chakvetadze (Fourth Round)
  9. Dinara Safina (Third Round)
  10. Daniela Hantuchová (Second Round)
  11. Marion Bartoli (Third Round)
  12. Patty Schnyder (First Round)
  13. Vera Zvonareva (Second Round)
  14. Agnieszka Radwańska (Quarterfinals)
  15. Ágnes Szávay (Fourth Round)
  16. Victoria Azarenka (Third Round)
  17. Alizé Cornet (First Round)
  18. Nicole Vaidišová (Quarterfinals)
  19. Maria Kirilenko (First Round)
  20. Francesca Schiavone (Second Round)
  21. Nadia Petrova (Quarterfinals)
  22. Flavia Pennetta (Second Round)
  23. Katarina Srebotnik (First Round)
  24. Shahar Pe'er (Fourth Round)
  25. Lindsay Davenport (Second Round, withdrew due to a knee injury)
  26. Sybille Bammer (Second Round)
  27. Virginie Razzano (First Round)
  28. Alona Bondarenko (Second Round, retired due to a right leg injury)
  29. Amélie Mauresmo (Third Round)
  30. Dominika Cibulková (First Round)
  31. Caroline Wozniacki (Third Round)
  32. Sania Mirza (Second Round)

Qualifying

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  WC   Zheng Jie 6 5 6  
18   Nicole Vaidišová 2 7 1  
  WC   Zheng Jie 2 65    
  6   Serena Williams 6 7    
14   Agnieszka Radwańska 4 0  
  6   Serena Williams 6 6    
    6   Serena Williams 5 4  
  7   Venus Williams 7 6  
  5   Elena Dementieva 6 66 6  
21   Nadia Petrova 1 7 3  
  5   Elena Dementieva 1 63  
  7   Venus Williams 6 7    
7   Venus Williams 6 6  
      Tamarine Tanasugarn 4 3    

Top Half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 A Ivanovic 6 6  
  R de los Ríos 1 2   1 A Ivanovic 62 77 10
  N Dechy 67 6 6   N Dechy 77 63 8
  M Yuan 79 3 0 1 A Ivanovic 1 4  
WC E Baltacha 6 2 7 WC J Zheng 6 6  
  A Kerber 3 6 5 WC E Baltacha 2 5  
WC J Zheng 6 6   WC J Zheng 6 7  
30 D Cibulková 4 3   WC J Zheng 6 6  
20 F Schiavone 6 5 10 15 Á Szávay 3 4  
  T Paszek 3 7 8 20 F Schiavone 6 5 7
  Z Yan 3 0     A Medina Garrigues 3 7 9
  A Medina Garrigues 6 6     A Medina Garrigues 65 6 2
  M Niculescu 1 6 6 15 Á Szávay 77 2 6
Q M Rybáriková 6 3 4   M Niculescu 7 5 2
  T Garbin 1 3   15 Á Szávay 5 7 6
15 Á Szávay 6 6  

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12 P Schnyder 4 6 1
  C Dellacqua 6 3 6   C Dellacqua 1 6 6
  A Amanmuradova 5 4     P Parmentier 6 2 3
  P Parmentier 7 6     C Dellacqua 2 4  
WC S Stosur 6 6   18 N Vaidišová 6 6  
  IR Olaru 2 2   WC S Stosur 2 6 4
Q Z Ondrášková 2 2   18 N Vaidišová 6 0 6
18 N Vaidišová 6 6   18 N Vaidišová 4 7 6
27 V Razzano 6 2 4 8 A Chakvetadze 6 60 3
  E Rodina 0 6 6   E Rodina 6 7  
  N Llagostera Vives 7 4 4   E Vesnina 1 60  
  E Vesnina 66 6 6   E Rodina 4 3  
  Y Meusburger 1 2   8 A Chakvetadze 6 6  
  E Gallovits 6 6     E Gallovits 4 2  
  S Dubois 6 1 6 8 A Chakvetadze 6 6  
8 A Chakvetadze 2 6 8

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4 S Kuznetsova 65 7 6
Q M Johansson 7 5 3 4 S Kuznetsova 6 6  
  K Bondarenko 1 6 6   K Bondarenko 2 3  
Q R Fujiwara 6 4 3 4 S Kuznetsova 6 6  
  C Pin 5 6 5 Q B Záhlavová-Strýcová 2 4  
Q B Záhlavová-Strýcová 7 4 7 Q B Záhlavová-Strýcová 6 3  
WC M South 3 7 4 28 A Bondarenko 3 0 r
28 A Bondarenko 6 61 6 4 S Kuznetsova 4 6 5
17 A Cornet 66 64   14 A Radwańska 6 1 7
Q A Pavlyuchenkova 7 7   Q A Pavlyuchenkova 6 6  
  A Rodionova 6 0 1   N Li 2 4  
  N Li 3 6 6 Q A Pavlyuchenkova 3 2  
  M Domachowska 6 3 6 14 A Radwańska 6 6  
  J Craybas 1 6 4   M Domachowska 1 3  
  I Benešová 3 0   14 A Radwańska 6 6  
14 A Radwańska 6 6  

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11 M Bartoli 6 6  
  S Lisicki 2 4   11 M Bartoli 6 7  
  T Perebiynis 6 0 6   T Perebiynis 2 5  
  P Kvitová 4 6 4 11 M Bartoli 4 1  
  B Mattek 5 6 6   B Mattek 6 6  
Q S Brémond 7 0 1   B Mattek 7 6  
  V Dushevina 6 6     V Dushevina 66 4  
19 M Kirilenko 3 3     B Mattek 3 3  
29 A Mauresmo 6 6   6 S Williams 6 6  
  A Harkleroad 4 3   29 A Mauresmo 4 6 6
  M Sequera 1 4     V Ruano Pascual 6 1 1
  V Ruano Pascual 6 6   29 A Mauresmo 65 1  
  K Zakopalová 1 4   6 S Williams 7 6  
WC U Radwańska 6 6   WC U Radwańska 4 4  
  K Kanepi 5 3   6 S Williams 6 6  
6 S Williams 7 6  

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5 E Dementieva 6 67 6
Q ME Camerin 3 7 3 5 E Dementieva 4 6 6
  J Ditty 5 3     T Bacsinszky 6 3 3
  T Bacsinszky 7 6   5 E Dementieva 7 7  
  G Dulko 1 6 6   G Dulko 62 5  
  A Rezaï 6 0 2   G Dulko w/o    
  R Voráčová 3 7 3 25 L Davenport      
25 L Davenport 6 5 6 5 E Dementieva 6 6  
24 S Pe'er 6 7   24 S Pe'er 2 1  
WC K O'Brien 3 5   24 S Pe'er 6 6  
  L Šafářová 3 64     É Loit 3 4  
  É Loit 6 7   24 S Pe'er 7 64 8
  S Cohen-Aloro 3 2   9 D Safina 5 7 6
  S-w Hsieh 6 6     S-w Hsieh 3 2  
  Y-j Chan 68 2   9 D Safina 6 6  
9 D Safina 7 6  

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16 V Azarenka 6 6  
  T Pironkova 1 1   16 V Azarenka 6 6  
  E Bychkova 4 4     S Cîrstea 1 3  
  S Cîrstea 6 6   16 V Azarenka 611 64  
  M Santangelo 7 6   21 N Petrova 7 7  
  M Ani 5 3     M Santangelo 4 5  
  O Govortsova 4 4   21 N Petrova 6 7  
21 N Petrova 6 6   21 N Petrova 6 6  
26 S Bammer 4 4     A Kudryavtseva 1 4  
  S Arvidsson 6 1 r 26 S Bammer 67 6 3
  S Peng 6 6     S Peng 7 4 6
Q V Kutuzova 3 4     S Peng 3 6 4
  E Makarova 0 4     A Kudryavtseva 6 1 6
  A Kudryavtseva 6 6     A Kudryavtseva 6 6  
Q S Foretz 1 4   3 M Sharapova 2 4  
3 M Sharapova 6 6  

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7 V Williams 7 6  
WC N Cavaday 65 1   7 V Williams 7 6  
  A Keothavong 4 6 6   A Keothavong 5 2  
  V King 6 2 3 7 V Williams 6 7  
  M Müller 1 1   Q MJ Martínez Sánchez 1 5  
Q MJ Martínez Sánchez 6 6   Q MJ Martínez Sánchez 6 4 9
  C Castano 63 6 4 32 S Mirza 0 6 7
32 S Mirza 7 3 6 7 V Williams 6 6  
22 F Pennetta 6 6     A Kleybanova 3 4  
  J Vakulenko 3 4   22 F Pennetta 65 6 2
  A Sugiyama 6 6     A Sugiyama 7 2 6
  Y Wickmayer 4 2     A Sugiyama 4 4  
  A Kleybanova 6 6     A Kleybanova 6 6  
  T Obziler 4 0     A Kleybanova 6 4 6
  S Errani 65 4   10 D Hantuchová 3 6 1
10 D Hantuchová 7 6  

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13 V Zvonareva 6 63 6
  A Nakamura 1 7 1 13 V Zvonareva 610 6 3
  T Tanasugarn 6 6     T Tanasugarn 7 4 6
  P Cetkovská 4 3     T Tanasugarn 4 6 6
  M Krajicek 63 66     M Erakovic 6 4 4
  M Erakovic 7 7     M Erakovic 6 7  
  J Görges 4 7 16   J Görges 2 65  
23 K Srebotnik 6 66 14   T Tanasugarn 6 6  
31 C Wozniacki 6 7   2 J Janković 3 2  
Q E Hrdinová 2 5   31 C Wozniacki 6 6  
  A Wozniak 7 6     A Wozniak 1 1  
  M Koryttseva 5 4   31 C Wozniacki 6 4 2
  G Voskoboeva 2 4   2 J Janković 2 6 6
WC C Suárez Navarro 6 6   WC C Suárez Navarro 1 3  
  O Savchuk 3 2   2 J Janković 6 6  
2 J Janković 6 6  

External links

  • Main Draw and Qualifying Draw