2006 Wimbledon Championships - Women's Doubles
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2006 Wimbledon Championships %E2%80%93 Women's Doubles
Women's Doubles
2006 Wimbledon Championships
ChampionsChina Yan Zi
China Zheng Jie
Runners-upSpain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
Final score6-3, 3-6, 6-2
Details
Draw64 (4 Q / 5 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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Cara Black and Liezel Huber were the defending champions, but did not play together. Black partnered with Rennae Stubbs and Huber partnered with Martina Navratilova but both pairs lost to Yan Zi and Zheng Jie, in the semifinals and quarterfinals respectively.

Yan and Zheng defeated Virginia Ruano Pascual and Paola Suárez in the final, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 to win the Ladies' Doubles tennis title at the 2006 Wimbledon Championships.[1] With their loss in the final, Ruano Pascual and Suárez missed the chance of completing the career Grand Slam.

Seeds

01.   United States Lisa Raymond / Australia Samantha Stosur (Third round)
02.   Zimbabwe Cara Black / Australia Rennae Stubbs (Semifinals)
03.   Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová / Japan Ai Sugiyama (First round)
04.   China Yan Zi / China Zheng Jie (Champions)
05.   Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld / United States Meghann Shaughnessy (Quarterfinals)
06.   Japan Shinobu Asagoe / Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik (First round)
07.   South Africa Liezel Huber / United States Martina Navratilova (Quarterfinals)
08.   Russia Elena Dementieva / Italy Flavia Pennetta (Third round)
09.   Czech Republic Kv?ta Peschke / Italy Francesca Schiavone (Quarterfinals)
10.   Greece Eleni Daniilidou / Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues (Quarterfinals)
11.   Russia Elena Likhovtseva / Russia Anastasia Myskina (Third round)
12.   Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova / France Amélie Mauresmo (Second round)
13.   China Li Ting / China Sun Tiantian (First round)
14.   France Émilie Loit / Australia Nicole Pratt (First round)
15.   France Nathalie Dechy / Argentina Gisela Dulko (First round)
16.   France Marion Bartoli / Israel Shahar Pe'er (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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