Cătălina Cristea

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Cătălina Cristea
Country  Romania
Residence Bucharest, Romania
Born (1975-06-02) 2 June 1975 (age 39)
Bucharest, Romania
Turned pro 1990
Retired 2005
Plays Right-handed (two–handed backhand)
Prize money US$663,007
Singles
Career record 239 - 225
Career titles 0 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 59 (21 July 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (1994, 1999)
French Open 3R (1995)
Wimbledon 2R (2000)
US Open 1R (1995,97,98,99,200)
Doubles
Career record 129 - 158
Career titles 1 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest ranking No. 40 (17 August 1998)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (1999)
French Open 2R (1998,99,2000)
Wimbledon 2R (1997, 2000)
US Open 2R (1997, 1999)
Last updated on: 12 October 2013.

Cătălina Cristea (born 2 June 1975, Bucharest) is a former tennis player from Romania. She was ranked 59 in the singles 21 July 1997 and 40 in the doubles 17 August 1998 WTA Tour. She retired from professional tennis in September 2001 before returning in 2005; after that, she retired September 2005 age 30.

Playing for Romania at the Fed Cup, Cristea has a win–loss record of 20–13.

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 4 (1-3)[edit]

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0)
Olympic Gold (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0-0) Premier Mandatory (0)
Tier II (0) Premier 5 (0)
Tier III (0-2) Premier (0)
Tier IV & V (1-1) International (0)
Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 23 February 1998 Oklahoma City, United States Hard Australia Kristine Kunce United States Serena Williams
United States Venus Williams
6-5, 6-2
Runner-up 2. 20 April 1998 Budapest, Hungary Clay Argentina Laura Montalvo Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
4–6, 6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 3. 15 June 1998 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Czech Republic Eva Melicharova Spain Sabine Appelmans
Netherlands Miriam Oremans
7-6 6-7 6-7
Winner 4. 3 May 1999 Warsaw, Poland Clay Kazakhstan Irina Selyutina France Amélie Cocheteux
Slovakia Janette Husárová
6–1, 6–2

Head-to-head record against other players[edit]

Players who have been ranked World No. 1 are in boldface.

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