Irena Pavlovic

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Irena Pavlović
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Irena Pavlovic in 2014
Country  France
Residence Paris, France
Born (1988-09-28) 28 September 1988 (age 25)
Belgrade, Serbia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro 2004
Plays Right-handed (two-handed both sides)
Prize money US$143,673
Singles
Career record 220–206
Career titles 0 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest ranking 138 (8 October 2012)
Current ranking 182 (10 February 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 1R (2012)
French Open 2R (2012)
Wimbledon Q3 (2012)
US Open Q3 (2012)
Doubles
Career record 119–72
Career titles 0 WTA, 14 ITF
Highest ranking 116 (25 October 2010)
Current ranking 376 (10 February 2014)
Last updated on: 15 July 2013.

Irena Pavlovic (Serbian: Ирена Павловић, Irena Pavlović; born 28 September 1988) is a French female tennis player of Serbian descent.[1][2] Born in Serbian capital Belgrade, she moved to Paris when she was three.[1] Pavlovic won three singles and 13 doubles events organized by the International Tennis Federation, and is currently ranked World No. 152.[3] She was awarded with wild cards for two WTA in 2009, Internationaux de Strasbourg and French Open, which was her first grand slam appearance. Pavlovic lost in the first round both times to, respectively, Kristina Barrois and Akgul Amanmuradova. In her career, she defeated players such as Monica Niculescu, Anne Keothavong and Marina Eraković.[4]

Early and personal life[edit]

Pavlovic was born in Belgrade (Serbia now, SFR Yugoslavia then) to Dragan and Mirjana.[5] She has a brother, Filip, who is a basketball player.[1] She began playing tennis aged four, with Monica Seles as her idol.[1] Russian tennis player Arina Rodionova is a good friend of Pavlovic,[6] who is fluent in French, Serbian and English. Upon being coached by Christophe Serriere and Danyel Ristic,[5] she was coached at famous academy of Patrick Mouratoglou.[7]

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

Singles finals 14 (4–10)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner–up 1. 22 January 2006 United Kingdom Tipton, United Kingdom Hard (i) France Virginie Pichet 4–6, 1–6
Runner–up 2. 29 January 2006 United Kingdom Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Melanie South 4–6, 1–6
Winner 3. 22 July 2006 United Kingdom Frinton, United Kingdom Grass United Kingdom Georgie Stoop 6–2, 6–4
Winner 4. 13 August 2006 United Kingdom Wrexham, United Kingdom Hard United Kingdom Jane O'Donoghue 6–3, 6–7, 7-6
Runner–up 5. 15 October 2006 United Kingdom Jersey, United Kingdom Hard (i) Germany Angelique Kerber 0–6, 4–6
Runner–up 6. 26 February 2007 Portugal Portimão, Portugal Hard Portugal Neuza Silva 6–7(2–7), 4–6
Winner 7. 18 November 2007 Australia Nuriootpa, Australia Hard Australia Monique Adamczak 6–2, 5–7, 6–4
Runner–up 8. 6 December 2009 Australia Bendigo, Australia Hard Australia Alicia Molik 3–6, 4–6
Runner–up 9. 19 April 2010 South Korea Gimhae, South Korea Hard Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan 2–6, 1–6
Runner–up 10. 6 June 2010 Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Clay Romania Liana Ungur 3–6, 0–6
Runner–up 11. 13 September 2010 Netherlands Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay Germany Julia Schruff 0–6, 3–6
Winner 12. 1 July 2013 Netherlands Middelburg, Netherlands Clay Netherlands Angelique van der Meet 6–3, 6–4
Runner–up 13. 05 August 2013 Belgium Koksijde, Belgium Clay Netherlands Richel Hogenkamp 4–6, 1–6
Runner–up 14. 09 February 2014 Australia Launceston, Australia Hard Australia Olivia Rogowska 7–5, 4–6, 0–6

Doubles finals: 23 (14-9)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner–up 1. 8 October 2006 France Nantes, France Hard (i) Germany Sabine Lisicki United Kingdom Rebecca Llewellyn
United Kingdom Melanie South
2–6, 0–6
Winner 2. 20 September 2008 Spain Madrid, Spain Hard France Julie Coin Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer
Russia Anastasia Poltoratskaya
6–3, 6–4
Runner–up 3. 27 September 2008 Spain Granada, Spain Hard Russia Regina Kulikova Spain Leticia Costas
Spain Maite Gabarrus
walkover
Winner 4. 19 December 2008 United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Slovenia Maša Zec Peškirič Russia Elena Chalova
Russia Valeria Savinykh
7–6(8–6), 3–6, [10–3]
Winner 5. 26 September 2009 Spain Madrid, Spain Hard Russia Nina Bratchikova France Claire Feuerstein
France Constance Sibille
6–2, 6–4
Winner 6. 4 December 2009 Australia Bendigo, Australia Hard Russia Arina Rodionova United Kingdom Jocelyn Rae
Australia Emelyn Starr
6–3, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 7. 7 February 2010 France Belfort, France Carpet (i) Russia Elena Bovina Austria Nikola Hofmanova
Russia Karina Pimkina
6–2, 2–6, [10–6]
Winner 8. 6 March 2010 Belarus Minsk, Belarus Hard (i) Russia Elena Bovina Estonia Maret Ani
Russia Vitalia Diatchenko
6–0, 6–1
Winner 9. 28 March 2010 Russia Moscow, Russia Carpet (i) Russia Nina Bratchikova Ukraine Lyudmyla Kichenok
Ukraine Nadiya Kichenok
6-7(4–7), 6–2, [10–3]
Winner 10. 14 May 2010 Italy Caserta, Italy Clay Belarus Ekaterina Dzehalevich Italy Nicole Clerico
Canada Rebecca Marino
6–3, 6–3
Winner 11. 5 June 2010 Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Clay Ukraine Irina Buryachok Italy Nicole Clerico
Poland Karolina Kosińska
6–1, 6–1
Winner 12. 4 July 2010 Germany Stuttgart, Germany Clay Luxembourg Mandy Minella Poland Magdalena Kiszczyńska
Japan Erika Sema
6–3, 6–4
Runner–up 13. 12 September 2010 Netherlands Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay Russia Ksenia Lykina Netherlands Daniëlle Harmsen
Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs
3–6, 2–6
Winner 14. 10 October 2010 United Kingdom Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i) Russia Vitalia Diatchenko France Claire Feuerstein
Russia Vesna Manasieva
4–6, 6–4, [10–6]
Winner 15. 17 October 2010 France Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard (i) Germany Tatjana Malek France Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro
Tunisia Selima Sfar
6–4, 5–7, [10–8]
Winner 16. 20 November 2010 Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i) Finland Emma Laine France Claire Feuerstein
Russia Valeria Savinykh
6–4, 6–4
Runner–up 17. 06 June 2011 Italy Campobasso, Italy Clay Croatia Ani Mijacika Argentina Mailen Auroux
Argentina Maria Irigoyen
2–6, 6–3, 4-6
Winner 18. 27 June 2011 Spain Pozoblanco, Spain Clay Russia Nina Bratchikova Russia Marina Melnikova
Georgia (country) Sofia Shapatava
6-2 6-4
Runner–up 19. 12 July 2011 Spain Cáceres, Spain Hard France Victoria Larrière Netherlands Richèl Hogenkamp
Portugal Maria João Koehler
4–6, 4–6
Runner–up 20. 24 August 2011 Turkey Istanbul, Turkey Hard Austria Sandra Klemenschits France Julie Coin
Czech Republic Eva Hrdinová
4–6, 5–7
Runner–up 21. 10 October 2011 France Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard Greece Eirini Georgatou Ukraine Lyudmyla Kichenok
Ukraine Nadiya Kichenok
2–6, 0–6
Runner–up 22. 15 October 2012 France Limoges, France Hard (i) Switzerland Stefanie Voegele Poland Magda Linette
Poland Sandra Zaniewska
1–6, 7–5, 5-10
Runner-up 23. 21 April 2014 South Korea Seoul, South Korea Hard Czech Republic Kristýna Plíšková Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-wei
Chinese Taipei Chuang Chia-jung
4–6, 3–6

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