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1999 US Open – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1999 US Open
Champion Serena Williams
Runner-up Martina Hingis
Final score 6–3, 7–6(7–4)

The 1999 US Open – Women's Singles was the women's singles event of the hundred-and-ninth edition of the US Open, the fourth and last Grand Slam of the year, and the most prestigious tournament in the Americas. Lindsay Davenport was the defending champion, but she was defeated in the semifinals by Serena Williams. Williams then went on to win in the final, defeating World No. 1 Martina Hingis. This was Williams' first Grand Slam title, and she became the first African American woman to win a Grand Slam in the Open Era. She would go on to win five more titles in 2002, 2008, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

This tournament was also the Grand Slam debut of future Top 3 player & Grand Slam champion Anastasia Myskina.

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Draw 2
    • Key 2.1
    • Finals 2.2
    • Top Half 2.3
      • Section 1 2.3.1
      • Section 2 2.3.2
      • Section 3 2.3.3
      • Section 4 2.3.4
    • Bottom Half 2.4
      • Section 5 2.4.1
      • Section 6 2.4.2
      • Section 7 2.4.3
      • Section 8 2.4.4
  • Qualifying Draw 3
  • External links 4

Seeds

  1. Martina Hingis (Final)
  2. Lindsay Davenport (Semifinals)
  3. Venus Williams (Semifinals)
  4. Monica Seles (Quarterfinals)
  5. Mary Pierce (Quarterfinals)
  6. Amanda Coetzer (First Round)
  7. Serena Williams (Champion)
  8. Jana Novotná (Third Round)
  9. Julie Halard-Decugis (Fourth Round)
  10. Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Fourth Round)
  11. Nathalie Tauziat (Third Round)
  12. Barbara Schett (Quarterfinals)
  13. Dominique Van Roost (Third Round)
  14. Sandrine Testud (Second Round)
  15. Amélie Mauresmo (Fourth Round)
  16. Conchita Martínez (Fourth Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1   Martina Hingis 6 6    
    Anke Huber 2 0    
  1   Martina Hingis 6 4 6  
  3   Venus Williams 1 6 3  
3   Venus Williams 6 6  
  12   Barbara Schett 4 3    
    1   Martina Hingis 3 64  
  7   Serena Williams 6 77  
  7   Serena Williams 4 6 6  
4   Monica Seles 6 3 2  
  7   Serena Williams 6 1 6
  2   Lindsay Davenport 4 6 4  
5   Mary Pierce 2 6 5
  2   Lindsay Davenport 6 3 7  

Top Half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 M Hingis 6 7
K Hrdličková 1 5 1 M Hingis 6 6
WC J Hopkins 4 2 S Pitkowski 1 1
S Pitkowski 6 6 1 M Hingis 6 6
Q S Klösel 6 6 Q S Klösel 3 1
WC Z Lešenarová 4 3 Q S Klösel 6 77
S Kleinová 77 3 5 J Chi 4 64
J Chi 65 6 7 1 M Hingis 6 7
C Torrens Valero 3 5 10 A Sánchez Vicario 4 5
P Schnyder 6 7 P Schnyder 6 3 6
É Loit 0 4 L Raymond 3 6 3
L Raymond 6 6 P Schnyder 2 2
N Pratt 6 6 10 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
M Tu 4 2 N Pratt 2 2
J Dokić 5 1 10 A Sánchez Vicario 6 6
10 A Sánchez Vicario 7 6

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15 A Mauresmo 6 6
J Henin 1 4 15 A Mauresmo 4 6 6
K Brandi 3 65 M de Swardt 6 1 3
M de Swardt 6 77 15 A Mauresmo 6 6
M Lučić 6 6 T Snyder 4 3
WC E de Lone 3 3 M Lučić 5 3
Ľ Cervanová 1 5 T Snyder 7 6
T Snyder 6 7 15 A Mauresmo 4 4
S Talaja 6 2 0 A Huber 6 6
A Huber 2 6 6 A Huber 6 77
WC J Craybas 2 2 A Kremer 1 65
A Kremer 6 6 A Huber 6 6
Q T Križan 6 6 8 J Novotná 3 2
M Shaughnessy 3 3 Q T Križan 0 3
S-t Wang 2 2 8 J Novotná 6 6
8 J Novotná 6 6

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3 V Williams 6 6
Q T Poutchek 1 2 3 V Williams 6 6
A-G Sidot 4 6 6 A-G Sidot 4 3
L Courtois 6 4 2 3 V Williams
L Bacheva 1 4 H Nagyová w/o
H Nagyová 6 6 H Nagyová 6 6
Q M Grzybowska 6 6 Q M Grzybowska 4 3
J Nejedly 1 4 3 V Williams 2 6 6
Q A Myskina 6 6 MJ Fernández 6 1 0
Q L McShea 3 2 Q A Myskina 5 5
M Oremans 6 4 2 MJ Fernández 7 7
MJ Fernández 3 6 6 MJ Fernández 7 6
R Grande 79 4 6 13 D Van Roost 5 0
B Schwartz 67 6 4 R Grande 3 3
M Drake 1 0 13 D Van Roost 6 6
13 D Van Roost 6 6

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12 B Schett 6 6
Q T Singian 0 1 12 B Schett 6 6
Q Å Carlsson 6 6 Q Å Carlsson 4 2
A Glass 0 2 12 B Schett 6 6
A Hopmans 77 6 V Ruano Pascual 1 0
E Wagner 61 3 A Hopmans 4 1
E Gagliardi 2 4 V Ruano Pascual 6 6
V Ruano Pascual 6 6 12 B Schett 6 6
E Likhovtseva 65 6 6 E Likhovtseva 0 1
Q C Cristea 77 4 1 E Likhovtseva 6 6
D Chládková 3 4 Q T Pisnik 2 3
Q T Pisnik 6 6 E Likhovtseva 6 6
T Tanasugarn 77 6 I Spîrlea 1 3
T Panova 64 1 T Tanasugarn 6 5 3
I Spîrlea 6 7 I Spîrlea 4 7 6
6 A Coetzer 1 5

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7 S Williams 6 6
K Po 1 0 7 S Williams 6 6
Q J Kostanić 2 6 6 Q J Kostanić 4 2
WC M Washington 6 4 1 7 S Williams 4 6 7
N Dechy 6 0 2 K Clijsters 6 2 5
Q A Gerši 4 6 6 Q A Gerši 3 2
Q A Barna 5 1 K Clijsters 6 6
K Clijsters 7 6 7 S Williams 4 6 6
F Zuluaga 6 6 16 C Martínez 6 2 2
WC L Granville 1 2 F Zuluaga 6 3 1
E Dementieva 6 6 E Dementieva 4 6 6
C Papadáki 2 2 E Dementieva 2 6 4
K Srebotnik 1 4 16 C Martínez 6 2 6
A Dechaume-Balleret 6 6 A Dechaume-Balleret 0 0
C Rubin 2 3 16 C Martínez 6 6
16 C Martínez 6 6

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11 N Tauziat 6 6
A Stevenson 2 2 11 N Tauziat 7 4 6
M Sánchez Lorenzo 5 6 6 M Sánchez Lorenzo 5 6 1
Q J Lee 7 3 4 11 N Tauziat 3 6 1
J Capriati 6 7 J Capriati 6 1 6
I Majoli 1 5 J Capriati 5 6 6
L Golarsa 2 1 S Noorlander 7 1 4
S Noorlander 6 6 J Capriati 4 3
K Habšudová 6 6 4 M Seles 6 6
L Němečková 3 1 K Habšudová 2 6 5
A Sugiyama 77 6 A Sugiyama 6 4 7
A Smashnova 65 4 A Sugiyama 2 3
Q M Vento 4 0 4 M Seles 6 6
S Farina 6 6 S Farina 2 3
B Rittner 1 1 4 M Seles 6 6
4 M Seles 6 6

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5 M Pierce 6 7
S Načuk 3 5 5 M Pierce 6 6
G León García 6 77 G León García 2 3
B Rippner 4 64 5 M Pierce 6 77
O Barabanschikova 4 4 Á Montolio 0 64
Á Montolio 6 6 Á Montolio 77 6
WC M Middleton 4 1 P Suárez 65 2
P Suárez 6 6 5 M Pierce 6 78
L Osterloh 5 3 S Appelmans 3 66
WC S Reeves 7 6 WC S Reeves 4 77 3
Q J Kandarr 2 63 S Appelmans 6 65 6
S Appelmans 6 77 S Appelmans 0 6 6
M Serna 6 1 78 M Serna 6 1 3
E Callens 3 6 66 M Serna 6 6
M Weingärtner 64 4 14 S Testud 3 3
14 S Testud 77 6

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9 J Halard-Decugis 6 5 6
C Black 3 7 3 9 J Halard-Decugis 6 6
F Li 6 6 F Li 2 4
P Stoyanova 1 3 9 J Halard-Decugis 5
S Plischke 6 6 A Cocheteux 2 r
A Molik 3 2 S Plischke 3 6 3
A Cocheteux 6 6 A Cocheteux 6 4 6
E Tatarkova 3 3 9 J Halard-Decugis 1 2
N Zvereva 6 6 2 L Davenport 6 6
I Gorrochategui 2 2 N Zvereva 2 4
A Miller 2 6 3 A Frazier 6 6
A Frazier 6 3 6 A Frazier 1 1
R Dragomir 6 5 6 2 L Davenport 6 6
R Kuti-Kis 1 7 4 R Dragomir 0 2
C Morariu 0 3 2 L Davenport 6 6
2 L Davenport 6 6

Qualifying Draw

External links

  • 1999 US Open on ITFtennis.com, the source for this draw
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