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Doubles (Mexico), Women

Date25 – 26 October 1968
StatusOlympic (non-medal)
LocationCentro Deportivo Chapultepec, Ciudad de México
Participants10 from 6 countries

Only five teams competed, with three of them mixed teams. The mixed team of Julie Heldman (USA) and Rosie Reyes won the event by defeating the American team of Peaches Bartkowicz and Valerie Ziegenfuss in the final. Reyes was Mexican but soon was to marry French player Pierre Darmon and represented France at the 1968 Olympics.

1Julie Heldman (USA) / Rosie Darmon (FRA)MIX
2Jane Bartkowicz / Valerie ZiegenfussUSA
3Suzana Petersen (BRA) / María Eugenia Guzmán (ECU)MIX
4Cecilia Rosado (MEX) / Zaiga Jansone (URS)MIX
5Lourdes Góngora / Patricia MontañoMEX

Round One

Date25 October 1968
FormatWinner of each match advanced to the semi-finals.
Match #1Bartkowicz / ZiegenfussUSAbye
Match #225 OctPetersen (BRA) / Guzmán (ECU)MIX6-4, 4-6, 6-1Góngora / MontañoMEX
Match #3Rosado (MEX) / Jansone (URS)MIXbye
Match #4Heldman (USA) / Darmon (FRA)MIXbye


Date25 October 1968
FormatWinner of each match advanced to the final.
Match #125 OctHeldman (USA) / Darmon (FRA)MIX6-2, 4-6, 6-1Rosado (MEX) / Jansone (URS)MIX
Match #225 OctBartkowicz / ZiegenfussUSA6-2, 6-2Petersen (BRA) / Guzmán (ECU)MIX

Final Round

Date26 October 1968
Match 1/226 OctHeldman (USA) / Darmon (FRA)MIX6-0, 10-8Bartkowicz / ZiegenfussUSA