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Re: Shortest WTA match?

It's crazy/sad that one of the shortest matches in history was also a GS final (Graf/Zvereva) Poor Natasha

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I think Kim beat Rossana De Los Rios in 31 minutes at 2003 Wimbledon.
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In the 1922 Wimbledon final Suzanne Lenglen defeated Molla Mallory, 6–2, 6–0, in 23 minutes. Some accounts state that the match was over in 20 minutes.
In the 1925 Wimbledon final Lenglen defeated Joan Fry in 25 minutes, 6–2, 6–0.
But it was not called WTA during this period !
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Mauresmo - Abramovic at Wimbledon 2007 was 39 minutes.
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The match was not 33 min, it was 52.

Graf d. Zvereva 6-0 6-0 1988 Roland Garros F in 32 minutes is shortest I can recall.
Shorter then some Nadal - Djokovic games
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So for a WTA match it is still Graf-Zvereva so far. Any shorter ones? (WTA only)

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I think Kim beat Rossana De Los Rios in 31 minutes at 2003 Wimbledon.
32 minutes actually. I guess that ties it with Graf-Zvereva as the shortest ever WTA match.

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The match was not 33 min, it was 52.

Graf d. Zvereva 6-0 6-0 1988 Roland Garros F in 32 minutes is shortest I can recall.
is there highlights of that match?
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So for a WTA match it is still Graf-Zvereva so far. Any shorter ones? (WTA only)
Do you take in consideration WTA qualification?
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But what Steffi did in a Slam final is really impressive.
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But what Steffi did in a Slam final is really impressive.
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Capriati defeated Pierce in 34 minutes at Rome.
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Kim's demolition of Safina at the AO couldn't have been more than 45 minutes. I also remember Serena bitchslapping Capriati in 45 minutes at Wimbledon one year. But yeah, the '88 FO final is by the shortest I can recall (before Li's match today, that is).
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Serena's shortest (to my knowledge) is her 35 minute demolition of Basting at Wimbledon in 2000. At that same tournament she also beat Raymond in 41 minutes and Tanasugarn in 46 minutes, in the QF and R16 respectively.
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