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AjdeNate!
Aug 24th, 2003, 06:58 PM
From www.wtatour.com

1968 (6) Virginia Wade (GBR) (1) Billie Jean King (USA) 64 62
1969 (2) Margaret Smith-Court (AUS) (6) Nancy Richey (USA) 62 62
1970 (1) Margaret Court (AUS) (2) Rosie Casals (USA) 62 26 61
1971 (1) Billie Jean King (USA) (2) Rosie Casals (USA) 64 76(5-2)
1972 (1) Billie Jean King (USA) (9) Kerry Melville-Reid (AUS) 63 75
1973 (2) Margaret Court (AUS) (4) Evonne Goolagong (AUS) 76(5-2) 57 62
1974 (2) Billie Jean King (USA) (5) Evonne Goolagong (AUS) 36 63 75
1975 (1) Chris Evert (USA) (2) Evonne Goolagong (AUS) 57 64 62
1976 (1) Chris Evert (USA #1) (2) Evonne Goolagong-Cawley (AUS #2) 63 60
1977 (1) Chris Evert (USA #1) (12) Wendy Turnbull (AUS #12) 76(3) 62
1978 (2) Chris Evert (USA #2) (16) Pam Shriver (USA #20) 75 64
1979 (3) Tracy Austin (USA #3) (1) Chris Evert-Lloyd (USA #1) 64 63
1980 (3) Chris Evert-Lloyd (USA #3) (9) Hana Mandlikova (TCH #10) 57 61 61
1981 (3) Tracy Austin (USA #3) (4) Martina Navratilova (USA #4) 16 76(4) 76(1)
1982 (2) Chris Evert-Lloyd (USA #2) (5) Hana Mandlikova (TCH #5) 63 61
1983 (1) Martina Navratilova (USA #1) (2) Chris Evert-Lloyd (USA #2) 61 63
1984 (1) Martina Navratilova (USA #1) (2) Chris Evert-Lloyd (USA #2) 46 64 64
1985 (3) Hana Mandlikova (TCH #4) (2) Martina Navratilova (USA #2) 76(3) 16 76(2)
1986 (1) Martina Navratilova (USA #1) (7) Helena Sukova (CZE #7) 63 62
1987 (2) Martina Navratilova (USA #2) (1) Steffi Graf (GER #1) 76(4) 61
1988 (1) Steffi Graf (GER #1) (5) Gabriela Sabatini (ARG #4) 63 36 61
1989 (1) Steffi Graf (GER #1) (2) Martina Navratilova (USA #2) 36 75 61
1990 (5) Gabriela Sabatini (ARG #5) (1) Steffi Graf (GER #1) 62 76(4)
1991 (2) Monica Seles (YUG #1) (6) Martina Navrailova (USA #6) 76(1) 61
1992 (1) Monica Seles (YUG #1) (5) Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario (ESP #5) 63 63
1993 (1) Steffi Graf (GER #1) (12) Helena Sukova (CZE #13) 63 63
1994 (2) Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario (ESP #2) (1) Steffi Graf (GER #1) 16 76(3) 64
1995 (1) Steffi Graf (GER Co-1) (2) Monica Seles (USA Co-1) 76(6) 06 63
1996 (1) Steffi Graf (GER Co-1) (2) Monica Seles (USA Co-1) 75 64
1997 (1) Martina Hingis (SUI #1) Venus Williams (USA #66) 60 64
1998 (2) Lindsay Davenport (USA #3) (1) Martina Hingis (SUI #1) 63 75
1999 (7) Serena Williams (USA #7) (1) Martina Hingis (SUI #1) 63 76(4)
2000 (3) Venus Williams (USA #3) (2) Lindsay Davenport (USA #2) 64 75
2001 (4) Venus Williams (USA #4) (10) Serena Williams (USA #10) 62 64
2002 (1) Serena Williams (USA #1) (2) Venus Williams (USA #2) 64 63


DID YOU KNOW?
* The No.1 and No.2 seeds have faced off in the Women’s
Singles Final 30 times, with the No.1 seed winning 70% of the
time (21-9).
* Of the 116 US Open Women’s Singles Finals played to date
(not incl. 2003), the player who won the first set went on to take
the title 83% of the time (96-20)
* There is a 84% chance that the winner of the first set in the
Women’s Singles Final will go on to win in straight sets.

Titles by Seed
Since 1922:
No.1: 47
No.2: 20
No.3: 10
No.4: none
No.5: 1
No.6: 1
No.7: 1
No.8: none

bmxbandit
Aug 24th, 2003, 07:02 PM
Did I miss something?

2001 (4) Venus Williams (USA #4) (10) Serena Williams (USA #10) 62 64

yet you say that no No 4 seed has ever won a title.

AjdeNate!
Aug 24th, 2003, 07:06 PM
I didn't say it... I just copied/pasted it from www.wtatour.com as indicated above the post itself.