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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Mar 8th, 2005, 09:23 AM Thread Starter
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Got any spare time? You can help the GS project

Hi, guys! Many of you have provided valuable assistance to the Grand Slam Project. And still more would probably like to help, but don't have the resources (books, or a nearby library well-stocked with a variety of newspapers). Well, now you can.

If you've been reading the threads, you'll have noticed that, thanks to the expanded ITF database, we have all of the singles and doubles results from the Open Era. However, there are a couple of things missing from some of the draws. A few are missing full seedings. And most of them (with the exception of the last dozen years) are missing tiebreak scores.

Guess what? Some of this info is now available online. Thanks to the WTA expanding their player results, we can now find seedings from at least 1974 up, and tiebreak scores from at least 1984. The drawback is that they don't have any of the tournaments in draw form. (Unless I'm missing something, in which case feel free to enlighten me.) We have to pluck the results out player by player. Fortunately, they did make a provision that allows you to view all of a player's results by tournament. So, you could view, say, all of Navratilova's Wimbledon results, then all of her US Open results, etc.

I've started by checking some of the players' singles results. I've done Wade, Navratilova, Bassett, Leslie Allen, and Katrina Adams.

I won't get a chance to check any more tonight. If anyone wants to start checking on players, post who you're going to check here (so we don't have several people wasting time checking the same players), then post the results you get here. If Rollo and I don't have to personally dig through each and every player, it will save us a ton of time. Much thanks for your assistance.

You can limit your search for tiebreaks to those who played in any slams from 1984 to the mid 90's. (F.E. checking King or Goolagong would largely be a waste of time.) We just need scores from tiebreaks, not other matches.

Edit: additional note: if anyone has a fast enough connection so that the pages at Tennis Corner load up in less than 10 minutes, you could check those draws to find some qualifiers and wildcards that we haven't identified.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old May 7th, 2005, 03:16 PM
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1984 French Open Doubles Tiebreak scores

Bassett/Temesvari d. Hy/Yanagi 7-6(0) 7-6(6) by / (8) by
Durr/Duxin d. Blount/Copeland 7-6(5) 7-5
Graf/Sasak d. Savchenko/Tomanova 6-7(5) 6-3 9-7

Collins/Moulton [12] d. Antonoplis/Schaefer 7-6(2) 6-3
Hetherington/Pelletier d. Kuczynska/Leo 6-1 7-6(3)
Sands/Vanier d. Fairbank/C.Reynolds[2] 7-6(4) 6-2

K.Jordan/A.Smith[4] d. Sukova/Wade[14] 7-6(5) 3-6 6-3
B.Jordan/Sayers[9] d. Durie/Hobbs[3] 6-3 7-6(10)

Navratilova/Shriver[1] d. Horvath/Ruzici[8] 6-0 7-6(6)
Kohde-Kilsch/Mandlikova[6] d. B.Jordan/Sayers[9] 6-7(4) 6-3 6-4

3rd Round
G.Fernandez/Novotna(1) d. Halard/Huber 6-4 7-6(4)
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old May 7th, 2005, 04:21 PM
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1990 French Singles Tiebreak Scores

Camille Benjamin(US) d. Petra Schwarz-Ritter(AUT)[Q] 7-6(3) 6-1
Hu Na(US) d. Katarzyna Nowak(POL)[Q] 0-6 7-6(5) 6-2
Gabriela Sabatini(ARG)[4] d. Andrea Viera(BRA) 6-0 7-6(4)
Brenda Schultz(NED) d. Laura Garrone(ITA) 6-4 7-6(9)
Jana Novotna(CZE)[11] d. Isabelle Demongeot 6-0 6-7(6) 10-8
Isabel Cueto(GER) d. Emanuela Zardo(SUI) 7-6(10) 6-0
Raffaella Reggi-Concato(ITA)[14] d. Angelica Gavaldon(MEX) 1-6 7-6(4) 6-2
Michelle Jaggard-Lai(AUS) d. Manon Bollegraf(NED) 7-6(5) 3-2 ret
Cammy MacGregor(US) d. Catherine Suire(FRA) 6-7(7) 7-6(3) 6-3
Celine Cohen(SUI)[Q] d. Alexia Dechaume-Balleret(FRA) 6-4 7-6(5)
Iva Budarova(TCH) d. Patricia Hy(CAN)[Q] 6-2 7-6(2)
Natasha Zvereva(BLR)[10] d. Catherine Tanvier 6-4 7-6(2)
Laura Gildemeister(PER)[16] d. Lori McNeil(US) 7-6(5) 6-3
Magdalena Maleeva(BUL)[Q] d. Florencia Labat(ARG) 6-7(3) 6-4 6-3
Larisa Neiland(LAT) d. Luciana Corsato(BRA)[Q] 6-7(10) 6-4 6-4

Martinez[9] d. Etchemendy 7-6(1) 6-3
Zrubakova d. Strandlund 6-1 7-6(0)
Temesvari d. Simpson 7-6(5) 6-2

MJ.Fernandez[7] d. Cueto 7-6(3) 6-2
Seles[2] d. Meskhi 7-6(4) 7-6(4)

1989 French Singles Tiebreak Scores

Bettina Fulco(ARG) d. Petra Ritter(AUT)[Q] 7-5 6-7(3) 8-6
Nicole Jagerman(NED) d. Tine Scheuer-Larsen(DEN) 6-2 7-6(2)
Silke Meier(GER) d. Iwona Kuczynska(POL) 6-7(0) 6-4 6-4
Andrea Viera(BRA)[Q] d. Hana Mandlikova(AUS)[14] 6-7(8) 6-1 6-4
Katerina Maleeva(BUL)[9] d. Brenda Schultz(NED) 7-6(2) 6-1
Martina Pawlik(GER) d. Terry Phelps(USA) 6-7(4) 6-2 6-4
Stacey Martin(USA) d. Katrina Adams(USA) 7-5 7-6(3)
Marianne Werdel(USA) d. Jenny Byrne(AUS) 6-2 6-7(4) 7-5
Nathalie Guerree(FRA) d. Iva Budarova(TCH) 6-7(5) 7-5 6-1
Sylvia Hanika(GER) d. Sybille Niox-Chateau(FRA) 6-7(5) 6-0 6-3
Raffaella Reggi(ITA) d. Natasha Zvereva(BLR)[3] 3-6 7-6(5) 6-2

Pawlik d. Date 6-4 7-6(2)
Amiach d. Gildemeister 7-6(0) 6-7(4) 6-3
Faull d. Villagran 6-7(1) 6-1 6-1
Savchenko d. Burgin 7-5 7-6(5)
Kelesi[10] d. Temesvari 6-0 7-6(4)
M.J.Fernandez[15] d. Farley 6-7(6) 6-3 6-1
Dias d. Paulus 7-6(1) 7-5

Coetzer d. Quentrec 7-6(6) 6-1

M.Maleeva[6] d. Thompson 7-6(3) 6-2

1988 French Singles Tiebreak Scores

Christiane Jolissaint(SUI) d. Cristina Casale(ITA) 6-7(5) 6-1 6-1
Karen Schimper(SA) d. Maria Lindstrom(SWE) 6-7(4) 6-3 6-1
Mariana Perez-Roldan(ARG) d. Susan Mascarin(USA) 7-6(2) 4-6 6-4
Jana Pospisilova(CZE) d. Rosalyn Fairbank(SA) 7-6(3) 7-6(3)
Hester Witvoet(NED) d. Andrea Tiezzi(ARG) 7-6(6) 6-3
Jo Durie(GBR) d. Terry Phelps(USA) 7-6(3) 6-2
Sabine Appelmans(BEL)[LL] d. Elise Burgin(USA) 6-4 6-7(4) 6-0
Natasha Zvereva(USSR)[13] d. Laura Golarsa(ITA) 7-6(5) 6-0
Barbara Paulus(AUT) d. Clare Wood (GBR)[LL] 6-1 7-6(3)

Byrne d. Van Rensburg 7-5 7-6(3)
Muns-Jagerman d. Julie Halard 7-6(5) 7-6(2)
Paz d. Faber 7-6(4) 6-4
Garrison[10] d. Budarova 6-0 6-7(4) 6-2

Sanchez d. Evert[3] 6-1 7-6(4)

Provis d. Hanika[15] 7-6(1) 7-6(4)
Zvereva[13] d. Navratilova[2] 6-3 7-6(5)

Graf[1] d. Sabatini[4] 6-3 7-6(3)
Zvereva[13] d. Provis 6-3 6-7(3) 7-5

1987 French Singles Tiebreak Scores

Martina Navratilova(US)[1] d. Catherine Tanvier 6-3 7-6(7)
Julie Halard d. Hana Fukarova(CZ) 5-7 7-6(5) 6-2
Kate Gompert(US) d. Elna Reianach(SA) 6-7(4) 6-3 8-6
Karen Schimper(SA) d. Maria Lindstrom(Swd) 7-6(3) 6-2
Claudia Porwik(Ger) d. Federica Bonsignori(Ita) 7-6(4) 6-4
Catarina Lindqvist(Swd)[11] d. Mercedes Paz(Arg) 6-0 7-6(5)
Michelle Torres(US) d. Kumiko Okamoto(Jpn) 7-6(1) 6-0
Iva Budarova(Cz) d. Gisele Miro(Brz) 7-6(8) 6-3

Bassett d. Marsikova 6-2 6-7(3) 6-3
A.Minter d. Sloane 7-6(3) 6-4
Zvereva d. Suire 6-7(3) 6-3 6-0
Herreman d. Mandlikova[4] 6-4 7-6(5)
Rehe d. M. J. Fernandez[13] 7-6(4) 1-6 6-4

K.Maleeva[12] d. Gompert 7-6(6) 6-1
Schimper d. Phelps 6-7(7) 6-2 6-2
Rehe d. Kanellopoulou 7-6(3) 6-3

Maleeva[6] d. Rehe 7-6(6) 6-1
Graf[2] d. Kelesi 7-6(3) 6-2

1986 French Singles Tiebreak Scores

Draw has to be corrected as some point: Rinaldi [7] and Lindquist [12] have to be changed!
Angelika Kanellopoulou(Gre) d. Pat Medrado(Brz) 6-7(4) 6-4 6-0
Susan Sloane(US) d. Mariana Perez Roldan(Arg) 7-6(2) 2-6 7-5
Susan Mascarin(US) d. Amy Holton(US) 7-6(3) 6-4
Mary Joe Fernandez(US) d. Helen Kelesi(Can) 7-6(4) 6-3
Melissa Gurney(US) d. Janine Thompson(Aus) 7-5 7-6(4)
Hana Mandlikova(CZ)[5] d. Sabrina Goles(Yug) 6-7(5) 6-3 6-3
Masako Yanagi(Jpn) d. Akiko Kijimuta(Jpn) 4-6 7-6(4) 8-6
Mercedes Paz(Arg) d. Beth Herr(US) 6-7(3) 7-6(3) 6-1 has to be corrected!!
Laura GARRONE (ITA) defeated Vicki NELSON-DUNBAR (USA) 63 76(3)
Kathy RINALDI (USA) defeated Elise BURGIN (USA) 76(1) 62
Claudia KOHDE-KILSCH (FRG) defeated Raffaella REGGI (ITA) 61 76(5)
Mima JAUSOVEC (YUG) defeated Andrea HOLIKOVA (TCH) 16 76(6) 75
Laura GILDEMEISTER (PER) defeated Masako YANAGI (JPN) 75 67(3) 64

Katerina MALEEVA (BUL) defeated Terry PHELPS (USA) 76(3) 60
Mercedes PAZ (ARG) defeated Manuela MALEEVA (BUL) 57 76(6) 75

Mary-Joe FERNANDEZ (USA) defeated Claudia KOHDE-KILSCH (FRG) 76(4) 75

Hana MANDLIKOVA (TCH) defeated Steffi GRAF (FRG) 26 76(3) 61

Martina NAVRATILOVA (USA) defeated Helena SUKOVA (TCH) 46 76(4) 62
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old May 8th, 2005, 10:25 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the scores, Tommy! I just finished the 86 RG draw, and I think I've got the scores all in draw order now. I'll tackle the rest of the draws tomorrow.
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