2000 Ladies – Qualifying Results

Results

Tatiana Panova df. Lorna Woodroffe
Qfr 32 : Panova defeats Woodroffe 4-6 6-3 6-4
Els Callens df. Alicia Molik
Qfr 32 : Callens defeats Molik 6-4 6-3
Katarina Srebotnik df. Samantha Smith
Qfr 32 : Srebotnik defeats Smith 6-2 3-6 6-4
Marissa Irvin df. Karen Cross
Qfr 32 : Irvin defeats Cross 6-2 7-5
Tara Snyder df. Mirjana Lucic
Qfr 32 : Snyder defeats Lucic 7-5 7-6
Pavlina Nola df. Tracy Almeda-Singian
Qfr 32 : Nola defeats Almeda-Singian 6-1 6-3
Maria Vento-Kabchi df. Abigail Tordoff
Qfr 32 : Vento-Kabchi defeats Tordoff 6-1 6-3
Sonya Jeyaseelan df. Alina Jidkova
Qfr 32 : Jeyaseelan defeats Jidkova 6-7 7-5 6-1
Jana Kandarr df. Jelena Kostanic Tosic
Qfr 32 : Kandarr defeats Kostanic Tosic 7-5 6-4
Lucie Ahl df. Miroslava Vavrinec
Qfr 32 : Ahl defeats Vavrinec 6-4 6-3
Maureen Drake df. Katalin Marosi
Qfr 32 : Drake defeats Marosi 7-5 7-6
Lilia Osterloh df. Maria Sanchez Lorenzo
Qfr 32 : Osterloh defeats Lorenzo 6-1 2-6 6-3
Tina Pisnik df. Holly Parkinson
Qfr 32 : Pisnik defeats Parkinson 6-3 7-5
Laurence Courtois df. Jo Ward
Qfr 32 : Courtois defeats Ward 6-4 6-0
Jennifer Hopkins df. Hannah Collin
Qfr 32 : Hopkins defeats Collin 6-4 6-2
Anastasia Myskina df. Seda Noorlander
Qfr 32 : Myskina defeats Noorlander 7-6 6-0
Tatiana Panova df. Els Callens
Qfr 16 : Panova defeats Callens 6-2 6-2
Marissa Irvin df. Katarina Srebotnik
Qfr 16 : Irvin defeats Srebotnik 7-5 7-6
Pavlina Nola df. Tara Snyder
Qfr 16 : Nola defeats Snyder 6-1 6-3
Maria Vento-Kabchi df. Sonya Jeyaseelan
Qfr 16 : Vento-Kabchi defeats Jeyaseelan 6-4 2-6 6-4
Jana Kandarr df. Lucie Ahl
Qfr 16 : Kandarr defeats Ahl 6-1 6-3
Maureen Drake df. Lilia Osterloh
Qfr 16 : Drake defeats Osterloh 6-4 6-0
Tina Pisnik df. Laurence Courtois
Qfr 16 : Pisnik defeats Courtois 6-7 7-5 6-3
Anastasia Myskina df. Jennifer Hopkins
Qfr 16 : Myskina defeats Hopkins 6-2 6-3
Tatiana Panova df. Marissa Irvin
Qfr 8 : Panova defeats Irvin 6-0 6-2
Maria Vento-Kabchi df. Pavlina Nola
Qfr 8 : Vento-Kabchi defeats Nola 6-2 6-2
Jana Kandarr df. Maureen Drake
Qfr 8 : Kandarr defeats Drake 6-2 6-2
Anastasia Myskina df. Tina Pisnik
Qfr 8 : Myskina defeats Pisnik 6-4 6-4

 

1998 Direct Line International Championships

Results, WTA Players

janaNovotna1998winner1998 Direct Line International Championships | 15-20 June

A repeat of the previous year’s scheduled final managed to take place, with Czech Republic’s Jana Novotna breezing to comfortable success against Spanish star Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario.

Novotna had been in formidable form throughout the event, demolishing Russian Natasha Zvereva for the loss of just three games in their one-sided semi-final showdown.

The surprise package was another Russian, blonde youngster Anna Kournikova. She amazed even herself by pulling off the shock victory of the Championships with a thrilling triumph over German ace Steffi Graf.

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO OF KOURNIKOVA VS GRAF

The other fresh talent on show was American Serena Williams, who took to the Devonshire Park courts a year after attending to watch big sister Venus compete. However, a combination of naivety and the grittiness of Sanchez-Vicario saw her Williams fall at the quarter-final hurdle despite a gutsy showing.

Final  Jana Novotna defeated Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario 6 – 1 7 – 5

 

Semi Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario defeated Anna Kournikova walkover

Semi  Jana Novotna defeated Natasha Zvereva 6 – 2 6 – 1

 

Quarter  Anna Kournikova defeated Steffi Graf 6 – 7(4) 6 – 3 6 – 4

Quarter  Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario defeated Serena Williams 4 – 6 6 – 4 6 – 4

Quarter  Natasha Zvereva defeated Magui Serna 7 – 6 (5) 6 – 2

Quarter  Jana Novotna defeated Irina Spirlea 6 – 4 7 – 5

Rnd 16  Steffi Graf defeated Samantha Smith 6 – 1 6 – 2

Rnd 16  Anna Kournikova defeated Mariaan De Swardt 6 – 4 6 – 1

Rnd 16  Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario defeated Tamarine Tanasugarn 6 – 2 7 – 5

Rnd 16  Serena Williams defeated Ai Sugiyama 6 – 2 7 – 5

Rnd 16  Magui Serna defeated Elena Likhovtseva 6 – 2 4 – 6 8 – 6

Rnd 16  Natasha Zvereva defeated Venus Williams 6 – 2 6 – 1

Rnd 16  Irina Spirlea defeated Kerry-Anne Guse 6 – 0 7 – 5

Rnd 16  Jana Novotna defeated Nathalie Dechy 6 – 2 6 – 2

Rnd 32  Samantha Smith defeated Yayuk Basuki 6 – 4 3 – 3 retired

Rnd 32  Mariaan De Swardt defeated Lisa Raymond 6 – 0 7 – 6 (6)

Rnd 32  Anna Kournikova defeated Alexandra Fusai 2 – 6 6 – 1 6 – 3

Rnd 32  Tamarine Tanasugarn defeated Anna-Maria Miller 6 – 4 6 – 4

Rnd 32  Serena Williams defeated Naoko Sawamatsu 6 – 4 7 – 5

Rnd 32  Ai Sugiyama defeated Magdalena Grzybowska 6 – 4 6 – 4

Rnd 32  Elena Likhovtseva defeated Nathalie Tauziat 6 – 2 4 – 6 8 – 6

Rnd 32  Magui Serna defeated Tatiana Panova 6 – 7(2) 6 – 3 6 – 1

Rnd 32  Natasha Zvereva defeated Maria Vento-Kabchi 7 – 5 6 – 3

Rnd 32  Irina Spirlea defeated Rita Grande 6 – 3 4 – 6 6 – 4

Rnd 32  Kerry-Anne Guse defeated Sarah Pitkowski-Malcor 7 – 5 6 – 3

Rnd 32  Nathalie Dechy defeated Fang Li 6 – 4 6 – 4