Ksenia Palkina

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Ksenia Palkina
Ксения Палкина
Country  Kyrgyzstan
Residence Florence, Italy
Born (1989-12-13) December 13, 1989 (age 25)
Khabarovsk Krai, Soviet Union
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro September 2008
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $165,551
Singles
Career record 230–185
Career titles 8 ITF
Highest ranking 163 (16 March 2009)
Current ranking 527 (25 August 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q2 (2009)
French Open Q1 (2009)
Wimbledon Q2 (2009)
US Open Q1 (2008, 2009)
Doubles
Career record 198–135
Career titles 19 ITF
Highest ranking 164 (12 April 2010)
Current ranking 361 (25 August 2014)
Last updated on: 1 September 2014.

Ksenia Palkina (Russian: Ксения Палкина; born 13 December 1989 in Khabarovsk Krai) is a Kyrgyzstani tennis player.

Palkina has won eight singles and nineteen doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career. On 23 March 2009, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 163. On 12 April 2010, she peaked at world number 164 in the doubles rankings.

Biography[edit]

Coached by Massimo Ardinghi and mother, Marina ... Father's name is Nikolay; has one brother, Nikita ... Began playing tennis at age 4 ... Favorite shot is backhand; favorite surfaces are grass, hard ... Enjoys all tournaments; favorite city is home ... Enjoys watching comedy; favorite author is Den Braun ... Likes spending time with friends and family because tennis doesn't give her enough time to see them.

Personal life[edit]

Palkina was born to Marina and had a brother named Nikita.[1] She currently resides in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.[1] Her favourite surface is clay.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

Singles Finals: 14 (8–6)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
Runner-up 1. 23 January 2006 New Delhi, India Hard India Ankita Bhambri 4–6, 3–6
Winner 2. February 5, 2006 Muzaffarnagar, India Grass India Meghha Vakaria 6–2, 7–6(4)
Runner-up 3. 18 August 2007 Moscow, Russia Clay Russia Anna Lapushchenkova 4–6, 3–6
Winner 4. April 27, 2008 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard Russia Maria Kondratieva 6–0, 3–6, 6–3
Winner 5. June 22, 2008 Torino, Italy Clay Italy Giulia Gatto Monticone 6–0, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 23 June 2008 Padova, Italy Clay Croatia Nika Ozegovic 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 7. 9 February 2009 Mildura, Australia Grass United States Abigail Spears 7–5, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 8. Mar 27, 2010 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard Ukraine Ganna Piven 3–6 6–4 6–4
Winner 9. April 19, 2010 Almaty, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Russia Eugeniya Pashkova 7–5 4–6 6–4
Runner-up 10. 30 April 2012 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Hard Russia Sabina Kurbanova 2–6, 3–6
Winner 11. February 18, 2013 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Uzbekistan Sabina Sharipova 7–6 (7) 7–6 (7)
Runner-up 12. 25 February 2013 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Russia Ekaterina Yashina 3–6, 6–4, 2–6
Winner 13. May 6, 2013 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Kazakhstan Kamila Kerimbayeva 6–3 5–7 6–1
Winner 14. September 22, 2013 Antalya, Turkey Hard France Caroline Romeo 6–3, 6–1

Doubles Finals: 34 (19–15)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 29 October 2005 Mumbai , India Hard Italy Nicole Clerico Thailand Wilawan Choptang
Thailand Thassha Vitayaviroj
7–5 5–7 3–6
Winner 2. 6 November 2005 Pune, India Hard Italy Nicole Clerico India Rushmi Chakravarthi
India Sai-Jayalakshmy Jayaram
7–5 7–6(7)
Winner 3. 28 January 2006 New Delhi, India Hard Italy Nicole Clerico India Ankita Bhambri
India Rushmi Chakravarthi
W/O
Runner-up 4. 4 February 2006 Muzaffarnagar, India Grass Italy Nicole Clerico Singapore Wei-Ping Lee
Indonesia Lavinia Tananta
W/O
Winner 5. 11 July 2006 Imola, Italy Carpet Italy Nicole Clerico Romania Maria Luiza Craciun
Italy Elena Vianello
6–3 6–0
Winner 6. 18 September 2006 Tbilisi, Georgia Clay Germany Ria Sabay Russia Varvara Galanina
Armenia Liudmila Nikoyan
6–4 3–6 6–0
Winner 7. 6 November 2006 Pune, India Hard India Isha Lakhani India Madura Ranganathan
Thailand Nungnadda Wannasuk
6–3 4–6 6–4
Runner-up 8. 19 November 2006 Pune, India Clay Italy Nicole Clerico Russia Olga Panova
Romania Agnes Szatmari
2–6 4–6
Runner-up 9. 3 March 2007 Sant Boi, Spain Clay Italy Nicole Clerico Spain Irene Rehberger-Bescos
Spain Nuria Sánchez García
6–4 3–6 4–6
Winner 10. 17 September 2007 Telavi, Georgia Clay Germany Ria Sabay Russia Vasilisa Davydova
Russia Marina Shamayko
6–2 6–2
Runner-up 11. 05 May 2008 Florence, Italy Clay Italy Martina Caciotti Hungary Kyra Nagy
Italy Valentina Sassi
2–6 3–6
Winner 12. 11 August 2008 Penza, Russia Clay Georgia (country) Sofia Shapatava Ukraine Irina Buryachok
Czech Republic Nikola Fraňková
6–4 6–4
Winner 13. 1 May 2009 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina Turkey Çağla Büyükakçay
Turkey Pemra Özgen
6–4 6–7 10–5
Runner-up 14. 5 June 2009 Bukhara, Uzbekistan Hard Australia Arina Rodionova Sweden Anna Brazhnikova
Russia Marta Sirotkina
6–3 4–6 9–11
Winner 15. 31 October 2009 İstanbul, Turkey Hard (i) Russia Nina Bratchikova Czech Republic Petra Cetkovska
Czech Republic Renata Voracova
w/o
Runner-up 16. 16 November 2009 Pune, India Hard Russia Nina Bratchikova Ukraine Anastasiya Vasylyeva
Italy Nicole Clerico
6–4 3–6 11–13
Runner-up 17. 19 April 2010 Almaty, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Turkmenistan Anastasiya Prenko Russia Eugeniya Pashkova
Russia Maria Zharkova
6–3 6–7 7–10
Winner 18. 30 July 2010 Almaty, Kazakhstan Hard Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina Ukraine Yulia Beygelzimer
United Kingdom Emily Webley-Smith
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 19. 14 August 2010 Kazan, Russia Hard Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina Belarus Ekaterina Dzehalevich
Ukraine Lesia Tsurenko
2–6, 3–6
Winner 20. 3 September 2010 İstanbul, Turkey Hard Denmark Malou Ejdesgaard Belgium Gally De Wael
Austria Janina Toljan
6–4 6–4
Winner 21. 06 December 2010 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Russia Elena Chalova Ukraine Tetyana Arefyeva
Ukraine Yuliana Fedak
6–2 6–4
Runner-up 22. 02 May 2011 Bukhara, Uzbekistan Hard Russia Nina Bratchikova South Korea Han Sung-hee
China Liang Chen
6–4 6–7(5) 4–6
Runner-up 23. 5 May 2012 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Hard Russia Maya Gaverova Ukraine Anastasiya Vasylyeva
Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina
6–3 1–6 6–10
Runner-up 24. 22 September 2012 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Hard Uzbekistan Nigina Abduraimova Ukraine Valentyna Ivakhnenko
Ukraine Kateryna Kozlova
2–6 4–6
Runner-up 25. 2 November 2012 İstanbul, Turkey Hard (i) Uzbekistan Nigina Abduraimova Turkey Çağla Büyükakçay
Turkey Pemra Özgen
2–6 1–6
Winner 26. 18 March 2013 Antalya, Turkey Hard Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova United States Anamika Bhargava
United States Nicole Melichar
6–1 6–3
Winner 27. 25 March 2013 Antalya, Turkey Hard Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova Turkey Basak Eraydin
Australia Abbie Myers
6–4 4–6 10–8
Runners-up 28. 15 April 2013 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard Ukraine Valentyna Ivakhnenko Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina
Ukraine Anastasiya Vasylyeva
3–6 3–6
Winner 29. 12 May 2013 Shymkent, Kazakhstan Clay Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina Russia Polina Monova
Russia Anna Smolina
6–2 6–2
Winner 30. 1 July 2013 Middelburg, Netherlands Clay Ukraine Veronika Kapshay Oman Fatma Al-Nabhani
Belarus Sviatlana Pirazhenka
6–3 6–3
Winner 31. 16 September 2013 Antalya, Turkey Hard Israel Deniz Khazaniuk Philippines Katharina Lehnert
Slovakia Chantal Skamlova
6–7 7–6 10–8
Runner-up 32. 17 November 2013 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina Russia Polina Mosova
Russia Alena Tarasova
6–4 1–6 6–10
Winner 33. 24 February 2014 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard (i) Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina Kazakhstan Kamila Kerimbayeva
Ukraine Veronika Kapshay
6–4 7–5
Winner 34. 08 August 2014 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard Russia Ekaterina Yashina Hong Kong Eudice Chong
Russia Anna Grigoryan
7–5, 6–3

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