1975

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An asterisk (*) denotes a tournament title for Chris.
Court surface and seedings listed where available.
Number in [brackets] denotes opponent’s tournament seeding.
Number in (parens) denotes number of points earned by the loser of a tiebreak.

Tournament titles: 16
Match record: 94-6

* Virginia Slims of San Francisco (Jan. 6-11; San Francisco, CA, indoor, seeded 1):  1R def. Ingrid Bentzer  6-2, 6-1;  2R def. Wendy Overton 6-1, 6-0;  QF def. Sue Stap  6-1, 6-0;  SF  def. Martina Navratilova  6-4, 6-3;  F def. Billie Jean King [2] 6-1, 6-1

Virginia Slims of Sarasota (Jan. 13-18; Sarasota, FL, indoor, seeded 1):  1R def. Patti Hogan  6-0, 6-0; 2R def. Tine Zwaan 6-7 (3), 6-1, 6-2;  QF def. Raquel Giscafre  6-2, 6-1;  SF def. Virginia Wade [4] 6-3, 6-3;  F lost to Billie Jean King [2]  6-2, 6-3

Virginia Slims of Washington (Jan. 27-Feb. 2; Washington, DC, indoor, seeded 1):  1R def. Raquel Giscafre  6-3, 6-2;  2R def. Dianne Fromholtz  6-2, 6-3;  QF lost to Martina Navratilova [8] 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (4)

* Virginia Slims of Akron (Feb. 3-9; Richfield, OH, indoor, seeded 1):  1R  def. Betty Stove  6-0, 7-5;  2R  def. Mona Schallau  6-3, 6-1;  QF def. Martina Navratilova  6-3, 6-1;  SF  def. Virginia Wade [5]  7-5, 6-2;  F def. Margaret Court [2] 6-4, 3-6, 6-3

Virginia Slims of Chicago (Feb. 10-15; Chicago, IL, indoor, seeded 1):   1R def. Sue Stap  6-3, 7-5;  2R def. Kathy Kuykendall 3-6, 6-1, 6-1;  QF def. Julie Heldman [8] 6-2, 6-2;  SF lost to Martina Navratilova [5]  6-4, 6-0

United States Women’s Indoor Championships (Mar. 3-8; Hingham, MA, indoor, seeded 2):  1R  def. Dianne Fromholtz  6-0, 6-3;  2R def. Marina Kroshina  6-2, 6-3;  QF def. Sue Stap  6-0, 6-3;  SF lost to Evonne Goolagong [3] 2-6, 6-4, 6-2

* Virginia Slims of Houston (Mar. 10-15; Houston, TX, indoor, seeded 2):  1R def. Marcelyn Louie 6-3, 6-2;  2R def. Kathy Kuykendall  6-1, 6-3;  QF def. Mona Schallau 6-0, 6-2, SF def. Evonne Goolagong  4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (3);  F def. Margaret Court [1] 6-3, 6-2

Virginia Slims of Philadelphia (Mar. 24-29; Philadelphia, PA, seeded 2):  1R def. Ilana Kloss  6-3, 6-3;  2R  def. Betty Stove  6-0, 6-3;  QF  def. Nancy Richey Gunter  7-6, 6-1;  SF  def. Martina Navratilova  7-6 (0), 6-4;  F lost to Virginia Wade [5]  7-5, 6-4

* Virginia Slims Championships (Apr. 1-5; Los Angeles, CA, seeded 1):  1R.  def. Janet Newberry  6-1, 6-0;  RR def. Marcelyn Louie  6-0, 6-1;  RR def. Olga Morozova  6-2, 6-0;  RR def. Evonne Goolagong 6-1, 6-4;  F def. Martina Navratilova  6-4, 6-2

* L’Eggs World Series of Tennis (Apr. 18-19; Austin/Lakeway, TX, hard):  SF def. Olga Morozova  6-4, 6-0;  F def. Billie Jean King  4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (2)

* Family Circle Magazine Cup (Apr. 21-26; Amelia Island, FL, clay, seeded 1):  1R  def. Carrie Meyer  6-0, 6-0;  2R  def. Rosemary Casals  6-1, 6-0;  QF def. Françoise Durr  6-2, 6-0;  SF def. Evonne Goolagong [5] 6-1, 6-1;  F def. Martina Navratilova [2] 7-5, 6-4

* Italian Open Championships (May 26-June 1; Rome, Italy, clay, seeded 1):  2R def. Rosalba Vido  6-0, 6-2; 3R def. Sue Barker  6-1, 6-3;  QF def. Fiorella Bonicelli  6-1, 6-3;  SF  def. Mima Jausovec  6-2, 6-0;  F def. Martina Navratilova [2]  6-1, 6-0

* French Open Championships (June 2-14; Paris, France, clay, seeded 1):  2R def. Carmen Perea  6-2, 6-2;  3R  def. Mima Jausovec  6-2, 6-3;  4R def. Renata Tomanova  6-3, 6-2;  QF def. Kazuko Sawamatsu 6-2, 6-2;  SF  def. Olga Morozova [3]  6-4, 6-0;  F def. Martina Navratilova [2]  2-6, 6-2, 6-1

All-England Championships (June 23-July 4; Wimbledon, England, grass, seeded 1):  1R  def. Chris O’Neil  6-0, 6-2;  2R def. Elly Appel  6-0, 6-1;  3R def. Kazuko Sawamatsu  6-2, 6-2;  4R  def. Lindsey Beaven  6-2, 6-4;  QF  def. Betty Stove  5-7, 7-5, 6-0;  SF lost to Billie Jean King [3]  2-6, 6-2, 6-3

* United States Clay Court Championships (Aug. 4-10; Indianapolis, IN, clay, seeded 1):  2R def. Paulina Peisachov  6-0, 6-2;  3R def. Glynis Coles  6-2, 6-0;  QF def. Donna Ganz  6-1, 6-2;  SF def. Nancy Richey Gunter [4] 6-7, 7-5, 4-2 ret.;  F def. Dianne Fromholtz  6-3, 6-4

* Medi-Quick Open (Aug. 18-25; Rye, NY, clay, seeded 1):  1R def. Gail Chanfreau  6-2, 6-1; 2R def. Mima Jausovec w/o;  QF def. Mona Schallau  6-0, 6-4;  SF def. Margaret Court  6-3, 6-3; F def. Virginia Wade  6-0, 6-1

* United States Open Championships (Aug. 27-Sept. 7; Forest Hills, NY, clay, seeded 1):  1R  def. Lesley Hunt  6-1, 6-0;  2R  def. Natasha Chmyreva  6-0, 6-3;  3R def. Wendy Overton  6-0, 6-1;  QF  def. Kerry Melville Reid  6-2, 6-1;  SF def. Martina Navratilova [3] 6-4, 6-4;  F. def. Evonne Goolagong [4] 5-7, 6-4, 6-2

Wightman Cup (Sept. 12-14; Cleveland, OH, hard):  def. Glynis Coles  6-4, 6-1;  def. Virginia Wade  6-3, 7-5.  Great Britain def. U.S.  5-2.

* Little Mo Classic (Sept. 15-21; Atlanta, GA, indoor, seeded 1):  1R def. Sharon Walsh 6-0, 6-3;  2R  def. Sue Mappin  6-0, 6-3;  QF def. Brigitte Cuypers 6-0, 6-3,  SF def. Françoise Durr  7-6, 6-1;  F def. Martina Navratilova [3] 2-6, 6-2, 6-0 .

* Virginia Slims of Mission Viejo (Sept. 29-Oct. 5; Palm Springs, CA, hard, seeded 1):   1R def. Lea Antonoplis  6-1, 6-1;  2R def. Janet Newberry  7-6, 6-1;  QF  def. Sue Barker [5] 6-1, 6-0;  SF def. Dianne Fromholtz  6-0, 6-1;  F def. Cynthia Sieler Doerner  6-1, 6-3

* Barnett Bank Classic (Oct. 13-19; Orlando, FL, clay, seeded 1):  1R def. Janet Newberry  6-1, 6-2;  2R def. Isabel Fernandez  6-1, 6-4;  QF def. Linky Boshoff  6-2, 6-2;  SF def. Rosemary Casals [3]  6-0, 6-2;  F def. Martina Navratilova w/o.  When Martina defaulted the final, Chris played an exhibition match against Althea Gibson!

* World Invitational (Oct. 20-24; Hilton Head, SC, clay):  SF def. Rosemary Casals  6-0, 6-1;  F def. Evonne Goolagong  6-1, 6-1

* Gunze World Open (Nov. 28-30; Tokyo, Japan, indoor): 1R def. Kerry Melville Reid w/o;  SF def. Olga Morozova 6-1, 6-2;  F def. Françoise Durr  6-2, 6-1