Karina Habšudová

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Karina Habšudová
Country  Slovakia
Residence Bratislava, Slovakia
Born (1973-02-08) 8 February 1973 (age 41)
Bojnice, Slovakia
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro 1989
Retired 2003
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,878,228
Singles
Career record 189–183
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 10 (10 February 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (1991/95/97)
French Open QF 1996
Wimbledon 2R (1991/99/2000)
US Open 4R (1996/97)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 3R (1996/2000)
Doubles
Career record 140–162
Career titles 6
Highest ranking No. 32 (28 May 2001)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (1995/97)
French Open QF 1998
Wimbledon 3R (1993/2001)
US Open 3R (1992/99)
Other Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games 2R (2000)
Mixed Doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2000)
French Open QF (2001)
Wimbledon SF (2001)
US Open QF (2000)
Last updated on: 23 July 2013.

Karina Habšudová (born 8 February 1973, Bojnice, Czechoslovakia) is a former Slovak female professional tennis player. She has been ranked as high as 10 in the world (1997). Together with Karol Kučera she won the Hopman Cup in 1998.

She also had a successful junior career. She won the girls' singles at the 1991 US Open, and was junior No.1 for some time.

WTA Tour Titles(9)[edit]

Singles 5 (1–4)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (1)
Tier III (0)
Tier IV & V (0)
Olympic Games (0)
Titles by Surface
Hard 0
Clay 1
Grass 0
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
Runner-up 1. 19 May 1996 German Open, Germany Clay Germany Steffi Graf 6–4, 2–6, 5–7
Runner-up 2. 27 October 1996 Luxembourg Carpet Germany Anke Huber 3–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. 16 February 1997 Linz, Austria Carpet United States Chanda Rubin 4–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 11 July 1999 Portschach, Austria Clay Croatia Silvija Talaja 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 18 July 1999 Sopot, Poland Clay Spain Conchita Martínez 1–6, 1–6

Doubles 12 (6–6)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (0)
Tier III (2)
Tier IV & V (2)
Olympic Games (0)
Titles by Surface
Hard 1
Clay 5
Grass 0
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 24 May 1992 Lucerne, Switzerland Clay United States Marianne Werdel United States Amy Frazier
South Africa Elna Reinach
5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 31 July 1994 Maria Lankowitz, Austria Clay France Alexandra Fusai Italy Sandra Cecchini
Argentina Patricia Tarabini
5–7, 5–7
Winner 1. 15 September 1996 Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic Clay Czech Republic Helena Suková Czech Republic Eva Martincova
Bulgaria Elena Pampoulova
3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 22 June 1997 Rosmalen, Netherlands Grass Argentina Florencia Labat Czech Republic Eva Melicharová
Czech Republic Helena Vildová
3–6, 6–7
Winner 2. 20 July 1997 Prague, Czech Republic Clay Romania Ruxandra Dragomir Czech Republic Eva Martincova
Czech Republic Helena Vildová
6–1, 5–7, 6–2
Winner 3. 12 July 1998 Prague, Czech Republic Clay Italy Silvia Farina Czech Republic Květa Hrdličková
Czech Republic Michaela Paštiková
2–6, 6–1, 6–2
Winner 4. 19 July 1998 Warsaw, Poland Clay Ukraine Olga Lugina South Africa Liezel Huber
Austria Karin Kschwendt
7–6, 7–5
Winner 5. 11 July 1999 Pörtschach, Austria Clay Italy Silvia Farina Ukraine Olga Lugina
Argentina Laura Montalvo
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 20 February 2000 Hanover, Germany Hard (i) Italy Silvia Farina Sweden Åsa Carlsson
Belarus Natalia Zvereva
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 24 June 2000 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Australia Catherine Barclay United States Erika de Lone
Australia Nicole Pratt
6–7(4), 3–4 RET
Winner 6. 29 October 2000 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i) Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová Hungary Petra Mandula
Austria Patricia Wartusch
W/O
Runner-up 6. 24 February 2001 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard (o) Sweden Åsa Carlsson Indonesia Yayuk Basuki
Netherlands Caroline Vis
0–6, 6–4, 2–6

Head-to-head record against other players in the top 10[edit]

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

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