Eva Birnerová

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Eva Birnerová
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Full name Eva Birnerová
Country  Czech Republic
Residence Plzeň, Czech Republic
Born (1984-08-14) 14 August 1984 (age 30)
Duchcov, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro 2002
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,131,089
Singles
Career record 333–306
Career titles 0 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest ranking 59 (29 January 2007)
Current ranking 263 (18 August 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2007)
French Open 2R (2005)
Wimbledon 3R (2013)
US Open 2R (2006)
Doubles
Career record 183–199
Career titles 3 WTA, 11 ITF
Highest ranking 52 (21 May 2012)
Current ranking 302 (18 August 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2005)
French Open 3R (2005)
Wimbledon 1R (2004, 2005, 2006, 2012, 2013)
US Open 2R (2004, 2005, 2006, 2012)
Mixed Doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon 1R (2006)
Team competitions
Fed Cup 0–2
Last updated on: 18 August 2014.

Eva Birnerová (born 14 August 1984 in Duchcov) is a professional Czech tennis player.

Birnerová has won three doubles titles on the WTA tour, as well as eight singles and 11 doubles titles on the ITF circuit in her career. On 29 January 2007, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 59. On 21 May 2012, she peaked at world number 52 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for the Czech Republic at the Fed Cup, Birnerová has a win–loss record of 0–2.[1]

Career[edit]

Coached by Tim Sommer since October 2005, Birnerová is an all-court player who prefers playing on grass.

In juniors, Birnerová was the 2002 European Champion in 18-and-unders.

In 2006, Birnerová won her first WTA Tour doubles title in Stockholm alongside Jarmila Gajdošová.

In 2011, Birnerová reached her first WTA singles final in Tashkent, losing to top seed Ksenia Pervak in straight sets.

WTA finals[edit]

Singles (0–1)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 17 September 2011 Tashkent Open, Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard Russia Ksenia Pervak 3–6, 1–6

Doubles (3–6)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (3–6)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–4)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (2–2)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 8 August 2005 Nordea Nordic Light Open, Stockholm, Sweden Hard Italy Mara Santangelo France Émilie Loit
Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
4–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 7 August 2006 Nordea Nordic Light Open, Stockholm, Sweden Hard Slovakia Jarmila Gajdošová China Yan Zi
China Zheng Jie
0–6, 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 18 September 2006 Banka Koper Slovenia Open, Portorož, Slovenia Hard France Émilie Loit Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
w/o
Winner 2. 17 July 2011 Gastein Ladies, Bad Gastein, Austria Clay Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká Germany Julia Görges
Australia Jarmila Gajdošová
4–6, 6–2, [12–10]
Winner 3. 18 February 2012 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia Clay Russia Alexandra Panova Luxembourg Mandy Minella
Switzerland Stefanie Vögele
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 5 May 2012 Budapest Grand Prix, Budapest, Hungary Clay Netherlands Michaëlla Krajicek Slovakia Janette Husárová
Slovakia Magdaléna Rybáriková
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 4. 28 July 2012 Baku Cup, Baku, Azerbaijan Hard Italy Alberta Brianti Ukraine Irina Buryachok
Russia Valeria Solovieva
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 5. 23 February 2013 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia Clay Russia Alexandra Panova Hungary Tímea Babos
Luxembourg Mandy Minella
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 7 April 2013 Monterrey Open, Monterrey, Mexico Hard Thailand Tamarine Tanasugarn Hungary Tímea Babos
Japan Kimiko Date-Krumm
1–6, 4–6

ITF finals (19–13)[edit]

Singles (8–5)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–2)
Clay (4–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 17 September 2001 United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom Hard (i) France Sophie Erre 3–6, 7–5, 6–4
Winner 2. 25 February 2002 India New Delhi, India Hard China Peng Shuai 6–4, 7–5
Winner 3. 17 June 2002 Switzerland Lenzerheide, Switzerland Clay South Africa Chanelle Scheepers 7–5, 6–4
Winner 4. 7 April 2003 France Dinan, France Clay (i) Czech Republic Zuzana Ondrášková 1–6, 6–2, 6–3
Winner 5. 7 July 2003 France Vittel, France Clay Belarus Tatiana Poutchek 6–4, 6–4
Winner 6. 17 November 2003 France Deauville, France Clay (i) France Camille Pin 6–4, 6–3
Winner 7. 30 January 2006 Italy Urtijëi, Italy Carpet (i) Poland Marta Domachowska 4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 6 September 2010 Poland Katowice, Poland Clay Poland Magda Linette 6–3, 2–6, 2–6
Winner 8. 20 September 2010 United Kingdom Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i) Luxembourg Anne Kremer 7–6(7–1), 3–6, 6–0
Runner-up 2. 25 July 2011 Czech Republic Olomouc, Czech Republic Clay Italy Nastassja Burnett 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 22 October 2012 Germany Ismaning, Germany Carpet (i) Germany Annika Beck 3–6, 6–7(8–10)
Runner-up 4. 4 November 2013 Turkey Istanbul, Turkey Hard (i) Russia Ksenia Pervak 4–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 5. 9 December 2013 Spain Madrid, Spain Hard France Amandine Hesse 6–4, 0–6, 2–6

Doubles (11–8)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–2)
Clay (6–6)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (2–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 12 October 1998 Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus Clay Germany Annette Zweck Lithuania Galina Misiuriova
Estonia Liina Suurvarik
6–3, 6–4
Winner 2. 30 October 2000 Belarus Minsk, Belarus Carpet (i) Russia Alexandra Zerkalova Russia Raissa Gourevitch
Armenia Liudmila Nikoyan
2–4, 3–5, 5–3, 4–2, 4–0
Runner-up 1. 25 February 2002 India New Delhi, India Hard Czech Republic Jana Hlaváčková South Korea Choi Young-ja
South Korea Kim Eun-ha
7–6(7–4), 4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 8 July 2002 Germany Darmstadt, Germany Clay Czech Republic Dominika Luzarová Germany Kirstin Freye
Germany Andrea Glass
5–7, 2–6
Winner 3. 16 September 2002 Georgia (country) Tbilisi, Georgia Clay Czech Republic Gabriela Chmelinová Russia Gulnara Fattakhetdinova
Russia Maria Kondratieva
6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 3. 7 July 2003 France Vittel, France Clay Czech Republic Libuše Průšová Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer
Belarus Tatiana Poutchek
3–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 26 April 2004 France Cagnes-sur-Mer, France Clay Bulgaria Lubomira Bacheva Romania Ruxandra Dragomir
Germany Antonia Matic
4–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–3
Runner-up 4. 26 July 2004 Italy Modena, Italy Clay Bulgaria Lubomira Bacheva Czech Republic Gabriela Chmelinová
Czech Republic Michaela Paštiková
2–6, 3–6
Winner 5. 13 October 2008 France Saint-Raphaël, France Hard (i) Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká France Gracia Radovanovic
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
6–4, 6–3
Winner 6. 12 April 2010 Egypt Cairo, Egypt Clay Czech Republic Renata Voráčová Belarus Ksenia Milevskaya
Slovakia Lenka Wienerová
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner 7. 7 June 2010 Czech Republic Zlín, Czech Republic Clay France Stéphanie Foretz Gacon Czech Republic Tereza Hladíková
Slovakia Michaela Pochabová
7–5, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 8. 28 June 2010 Italy Cuneo, Italy Clay Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká Romania Sorana Cîrstea
Slovenia Andreja Klepač
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up 5. 13 September 2010 Italy Mestre, Italy Clay Slovenia Andreja Klepač Italy Claudia Giovine
Italy Karin Knapp
7–6(8–6), 5–7, [11–13]
Runner-up 6. 4 October 2010 Lebanon Jounieh, Lebanon Clay Slovenia Andreja Klepač Czech Republic Petra Cetkovská
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
5–7, 2–6
Winner 9. 6 June 2011 United Kingdom Nottingham, United Kingdom Grass Czech Republic Petra Cetkovská Russia Regina Kulikova
Russia Evgeniya Rodina
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 7. 27 June 2011 Italy Cuneo, Italy Clay Russia Vesna Dolonts Luxembourg Mandy Minella
Switzerland Stefanie Vögele
3–6, 2–6
Winner 10. 24 October 2011 United Kingdom Barnstaple, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Anne Keothavong Austria Sandra Klemenschits
Germany Tatjana Malek
7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 8. 12 March 2012 The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas Hard United Kingdom Anne Keothavong Slovakia Janette Husárová
Hungary Katalin Marosi
1–6, 6–3, [6–10]
Winner 11. 17 February 2014 Switzerland Kreuzlingen, Switzerland Carpet (i) Netherlands Michaëlla Krajicek Serbia Aleksandra Krunić
Switzerland Amra Sadiković
6–1, 4–6, [10–6]

Singles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W-L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A 1R LQ 1R 3R A A A LQ 1R LQ 2–4
French Open A 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R A A A LQ 1R LQ 1–6
Wimbledon A LQ 1R 1R 2R 1R A A LQ LQ LQ 3R 3–5
US Open LQ LQ LQ 1R 2R LQ LQ A LQ LQ LQ LQ 1–2
Win–Loss 0–0 0–1 0–3 1–3 2–4 2–3 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 2–3 2–1 9–18

Doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2004 2005 2006 2007 2011 2012 2013 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open 3R 1R 1R 2R 1R 3–5
French Open 3R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2–5
Wimbledon 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 0–5
US Open 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R 4–6
Win–Loss 1–2 5–4 2–4 0–2 0–1 1–2 0–4 9–19

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