1996 WTA Tour


1996 WTA Tour

The WTA Tour is the elite tour for professional women's tennis organised by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA). The WTA Tour includes the four Grand Slam tournaments, the WTA Tour Championships and the WTA Tier I, Tier II, Tier III and Tier IV events. ITF tournaments are not part of the WTA Tour, although they award points for the WTA World Ranking.

chedule

The table below shows the 1996 WTA Tour schedule.

January

April

July

October

November

tatistical Information

List of players and titles won, last name alphabetically:
*flagicon|GER Steffi Graf - Indian Wells, Miami, Berlin, French Open, Wimbledon, US Open, WTA Championships (7)
*flagicon|USA Monica Seles - Sydney, Australian Open, Eastbourne, Montreal, Tokyo (Tier II) (5)
*flagicon|CZE Jana Novotna - Madrid, Zurich, Chicago, Philadelphia (4)
*flagicon|ROU Ruxandra Dragomir - Budapest, Karlovy Vary, Pattaya City (3)
*flagicon|GER Anke Huber - Rosmalen, Leipzig, Luxembourg (3)
*flagicon|JPN Kimiko Date - Tokyo (Tier III), San Diego (2)
*flagicon|USA Lindsay Davenport - Strasbourg, Manhattan Beach (2)
*flagicon|FRA Julie Halard-Decugis - Hobart, Paris (2)
*flagicon|SUI Martina Hingis - Filderstadt, Oakland (2)
*flagicon|CRO Iva Majoli - Tokyo (Tier I), Essen (2)
*flagicon|ESP Conchita Martinez - Rome, Moscow (2)
*flagicon|ESP Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario - Hilton Head, Hamburg (2)
*flagicon|TPE Shi-Ting Wang - Surabaya, Beijing (2)
*flagicon|USA Sandra Cacic - Auckland (1)
*flagicon|USA Meredith McGrath - Birmingham (1)
*flagicon|SVK Henrieta Nagyova - Warsaw (1)
*flagicon|AUT Barbara Paulus - Maria Lankowitz (1)
*flagicon|ITA Gloria Pizzichini - Bol (1)
*flagicon|USA Lisa Raymond - Quebec City (1)
*flagicon|AUT Barbara Schett - Palermo (1)
*flagicon|NED Brenda Schultz-McCarthy - Oklahoma City (1)
*flagicon|ROU Irina Spirlea - Amelia Island (1)
*flagicon|BEL Dominique Van Roost - Cardiff (1)
*flagicon|USA Linda Wild - Jakarta (1)

The following players won their first title:
*flagicon|USA Sandra Cacic
*flagicon|ITA Gloria Pizzichini
*flagicon|ROU Ruxandra Dragomir
*flagicon|BEL Dominique Van Roost
*flagicon|AUT Barbara Schett
*flagicon|SVK Henrieta Nagyova
*flagicon|SUI Martina Hingis
*flagicon|USA Lisa Raymond

ee also

* 1996 ATP Tour

References


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