1997 Wimbledon Championships - Women's Doubles
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1997 Wimbledon Championships %E2%80%93 Women's Doubles
Women's Doubles
1997 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsUnited States Gigi Fernández
Belarus Natasha Zvereva
Runners-upUnited States Nicole Arendt
Netherlands Manon Bollegraf
Final score7-6(7-4), 6-4
Details
Draw64 (2 Q / 4 WC )
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women seniors
WC Doubles men women
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Martina Hingis and Helena Suková were the defending champions but decided not to play together. Hingis teamed up with Arantxa Sánchez Vicario and lost in quarterfinals to Nicole Arendt and Manon Bollegraf, and Suková teamed with Larisa Neiland and lost in semifinals against the same pair.

Gigi Fernández and Natasha Zvereva defeated Arendt and Bollegraf in the final, 7-6(7-4), 6-4 to win the Ladies' Doubles tennis title at the 1997 Wimbledon Championships.[1] It was the 4th Wimbledon title, 17th Grand Slam and 69th overall title for Fernández and the 5th Wimbledon title, 18th Grand Slam and 67th overall title for Zvereva, in their respective doubles careers.

Seeds

01.   United States Gigi Fernández / Belarus Natasha Zvereva (Champions)
02.   Switzerland Martina Hingis / Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (Quarterfinals)
03.   United States Lindsay Davenport / Czech Republic Jana Novotná (Quarterfinals, withdrew)
04.   Latvia Larisa Neiland / Czech Republic Helena Suková (Semifinals)
05.   United States Mary Joe Fernández / United States Lisa Raymond (Quarterfinals)
06.   United States Nicole Arendt / Netherlands Manon Bollegraf (Final)
07.   Spain Conchita Martínez / Argentina Patricia Tarabini (First round)
08.   Indonesia Yayuk Basuki / Netherlands Caroline Vis (Third round)
09.   United States Katrina Adams / United States Lori McNeil (Third round)
10.   France Nathalie Tauziat / United States Linda Wild (Third round)
11.   Japan Naoko Kijimuta / Japan Nana Miyagi (Third round)
12.   Belgium Sabine Appelmans / Netherlands Miriam Oremans (Semifinals)
13.   France Alexandra Fusai / Italy Rita Grande (Third round)
14.   United States Amy Frazier / United States Kimberly Po (Third round)
15.   United States Chanda Rubin / Netherlands Brenda Schultz-McCarthy (Third round)
16.   Netherlands Kristie Boogert / Romania Irina Spîrlea (Second round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

Qualifying

Draw

Key

Finals

Top half

Section 1

Section 2

Bottom half

Section 3

Section 4

References

  1. ^ Barrett, John (2014). Wimbledon: The Official History (4th ed.). Vision Sports Publishing. ISBN 9-781909-534230.

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