Jelena Kostanić Tošić

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Jelena Kostanić Tošić
Jelena Kostanic Tosic Allianz Cup 1.jpg
Country  Croatia
Residence Zagreb, Croatia
Born (1981-07-06) July 6, 1981 (age 33)
Split, Croatia, (then SFRY)
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro July 1999
Retired September 2010
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,425,440
Singles
Career record 328–261
Career titles 0 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest ranking No. 32 (July 26, 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2000, 2006, 2007)
French Open 2R (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005)
Wimbledon 1R (2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)
US Open 3R (2004)
Doubles
Career record 198–179
Career titles 8 WTA, 10 ITF
Highest ranking No. 30 (October 4, 2004)

Jelena Kostanić Tošić (born July 6, 1981, Split) is a retired professional female tennis player from Croatia. On July 26, 2004 she reached her career-high singles ranking of World No. 32. As a junior she won the 1998 Australian Open.

Kostanić Tošić married Croatian table tennis player Roko Tošić on July 8, 2006 (until January 2007 she competed as Jelena Kostanić).

At the 2008 Australian Open, Tošić was defeated in the first round by the eventual champion Maria Sharapova in straight sets.[1]

Her last professional tournament was the 2010 US Open.[2]

WTA Tour finals[edit]

Singles : 3 (0-3)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0/0)
Olympic Gold (0/0)
WTA Championships (0/0)
Tier I (0/0)
Tier II (0/0)
Tier III (0/0)
Tier IV & V (0/3)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. August 10, 2003 Finland Helsinki, Finland Clay Israel Anna Smashnova 6–4 4–6 0–6
Runner-up 2. February 12, 2006 Thailand Pattaya Women's Open, Thailand Hard Israel Shahar Pe'er 3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. February 19 2006 India Bangalore, India Hard Italy Mara Santangelo 3–6, 7–6(5), 6–3

Doubles Won (8)[edit]

Legend (Doubles)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (0)
Tier III (5)
Tier IV and V (3)
Grand Slam Title (0)
WTA Championship (0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Winner 1. 1999-04-26 Bol, Croatia Clay Czech Republic Michaela Paštiková United States Meghann Shaughnessy &
Romania Andreea Vanc
7–5, 61–7, 6–2
Winner 2. 1999-11-08 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard Slovenia Tina Pisnik Japan Rika Hiraki &
Japan Yuka Yoshida
3–6, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 3. 2002-05-06 Warsaw, Poland Clay Slovakia Henrieta Nagyová Russia Evgenia Kulikovskaya &
Croatia Silvija Talaja
6–1, 6–1
Winner 4. 2002-05-20 Strasbourg, France Clay United States Jennifer Hopkins France Caroline Dhenin &
Slovenia Maja Matevžič
0–6, 6–4, 6–4
Winner 5. 2004-01-05 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Bosnia and Herzegovina Mervana Jugić-Salkić Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual &
Argentina Paola Suárez
7–66, 3–6, 6–1
Winner 6. 2004-01-12 Canberra, Australia Hard Luxembourg Claudine Schaul France Caroline Dhenin &
Australia Lisa McShea
6–4, 7–63
Winner 7. 2006-10-02 Tokyo, Japan Hard United States Vania King Chinese Taipei Yung-Jan Chan &
Chinese Taipei Chia-Jung Chuang
7–62, 5–7, 6–2
Winner 8. 2006-10-09 Bangkok, Thailand Hard United States Vania King Argentina Mariana Díaz-Oliva &
South Africa Natalie Grandin
7–5, 2–6, 7–5


Doubles Runner-up (8)[edit]

Legend (Doubles)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (0)
Tier III (5)
Tier IV and V (8)
Grand Slam Title (0)
WTA Championship (0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Runner-up 1. April 23, 2000 Budapest, Hungary Clay Serbia and Montenegro Sandra Načuk Bulgaria Lubomira Bacheva
Spain Cristina Torrens Valero
0-6, 2-6
Runner-up 2. 19-May-2003 Internationaux de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France Clay United States Laura Granville Canada Sonya Jeyaseelan
Croatia Maja Matevžič
4-6, 4-6
Runner-up 3. 19 June 2004 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Luxembourg Claudine Schaul Australia Lisa McShea
Venezuela Milagros Sequera
6–7 (3–7), 3–6
Runner-up 4. 15 May 2005 ECM Prague Open, Prague, Czech Republic Clay Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová Australia Nicole Pratt
France Émilie Loit
7–6(8–6), 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 25 September 2005 Portorož, Slovenia Hard Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Italy Roberta Vinci
4–6, 7–5, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 9 January 2006 Moorilla Hobart International, Hobart, Australia Hard United States Jill Craybas France Émilie Loit
Australia Nicole Pratt
2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 7. 1 October 2006 Guangzhou International Women's Open, Guangzhou, China Hard United States Vania King China Li Ting
China Sun Tiantian
4–6, 6–2, 5–7
Runner-up 8. 23 February 2008 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia Clay Germany Martina Müller (tennis) Czech Republic Iveta Benešová
United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands
3-6, 3-6

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