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*The Avon indoor cicuit ran until March, after which the Toyota series covered the rest of the year, including the 4 grand slams.

Avon Championships Madison Squre Garden. March 24-28.
Indoor carpet.

Format: Round robin, double elimination, with top 4 to semis.
*JAEGER qualified but didn't play
*Austin qualified and DNP. A waitress pour hot water over Austin's arm just the week prior to the Championships.

Round Robin

Group A
Martina Navratilova d. Bettina Bunge (Ger) 6-1 6-2
Wendy Turnbull (Aus) d. Kathy Jordan 6-1 6-3
Navratilova d. Turnbull 6-2 6-2
Jordan d. Bunge 2-6 6-3 6-2

Group B
Sylvia Hanika (Ger) d. Mima Jausovec (Yug) 6-4 6-1
Anne Smith d. Barbara Potter 6-4 7-6
Hanika d. Smith 6-7 6-3 6-4
Jausovec d. Potter 7-6 7-5

Playoff Round
Smith d. Jordan 6-2 3-6 6-1
Turnbull d. Jausovec 6-1 3-6 6-2.

Semis
Navratilova d. Smith 6-4 6-3
Hanika d. Turnbull 6-1 2-6 7-6

Final
Hanika d. Navratilova 1-6 6-3 6-4.

Doubles Draw of 4.

Semis
K. Jordan/A. Smith d. Casals/Turnbull 3-6 7-6 6-4
Navratilova/Shriver d. Potter/Walsh 6-1 7-6

Final
Navratilova/Shriver d. Jordan/Smith 6-4 6-3


Hanika scores the upset of the year and her finest win ever before over 15,000 fans at the Garden. It is a record crowd for a women's tennis match.

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Toyota Championships, East Rutherford, New Jersey.

December 14-19.

*Format is single elimination. Draw of 12 with byes for top 4.

First Round
Martina Navratilova bye
Wendy Turnbull (Aus) d. Bonnie Gadusek 6-1 6-1
Barbara Potter d. Virginia Ruzici (Rom) 5-7 6-3 6-2
Hana Mandlikova (Cz) bye

Andrea Jaeger bye
Tracy Austin d. Mima Jausovec (Yug) 6-2 4-6 6-1
Pam Shriver d. Bettina Bunge (Ger) 6-3 7-6
Chris Evert Llloyd bye

Quarters

Navratilova d. Turnbull 6-2 6-1
Mandlikova d. Potter 4-6 6-3 7-6
Austin d. Jaeger 6-4 6-4
Evert Lloyd d. Shriver 6-2 6-3

Semis
Navratilova d. Mandlikova 7-6 6-1
Evert Lloyd d. Austin 6-0 6-0

Final
Navratilova d. Evert Lloyd 4-6 6-1 6-2

Doubles Draw of 6

Quarters
Casals/Turnbull bye
P. Smith/Reynolds d. Allen/Jausovec 6-1 6-2
Potter/Walsh d. Russell/Ruzici 6-3 6-0
Navratilova/Shriver bye

Semis
P. Smith/Reynolds d. Casals/Turnbull 6-4 4-6 7-6
Navratilova/Shriver d. Potter/Walsh 6-3 6-2

Final
Navratilova/Shriver d. Potter/Walsh 6-4 7-5

Last edited by Rollo; Mar 28th, 2004 at 09:09 AM.
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