1952 U.S. National Championships – Women's Singles

1952 U.S. National Championships – Women's Singles

Women's Singles
1952 U.S. National Championships
Champion Maureen Connolly[1]
Runner-up Doris Hart
Final score 6–3, 7–5

First-seeded and defending champion Maureen Connolly defeated Doris Hart 6–3, 7–5 in the final to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 1952 U.S. National Championships.[1]

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Draw 2
    • Key 2.1
    • Final Eight 2.2
  • References 3

Seeds

The tournament used two lists for seeding the women's singles event; one for U.S. players and one for foreign players. Maureen Connolly is the champion; others show in brackets the round in which they were eliminated.

Draw

Key

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Final Eight

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                       
  2   Doris Hart 6 6  
(3)   Angela Mortimer 3 2  
  1   Doris Hart 9 8  
  4   Louise Brough 7 6  
4   Louise Brough 6 6
  (1)   Thelma Coyne Long 4 2  
    2   Doris Hart 3 5
  1   Maureen Connolly 6 7
  1   Maureen Connolly 6 6  
5   Nancy Kiner 3 0  
  1   Maureen Connolly 4 6 6
  3   Shirley Fry 6 4 1  
3   Shirley Fry 6 6  
  2   Baba Lewis 3 2  

References

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York City]: New Chapter Press. p. 471.