Magüi Serna

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Magüi Serna
Country  Spain
Residence Las Palmas, Spain
Born (1979-03-01) 1 March 1979 (age 35)
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro 1996
Retired 2006
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$2,065,291
Singles
Career record 329–256
Career titles 3 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest ranking No. 19 (12 January 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3rd (1997, 2002)
French Open 4th (1998, 2003)
Wimbledon QF (2000)
US Open 4th (1997, 2000)
Doubles
Career record 116–144
Career titles 2 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 25 (5 July 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (2002)
French Open 3R (2000,2002)
Wimbledon 3R (2001)
US Open 2R (2000,2001)
Last updated on: 9 July 2008.

María Luisa ("Magüi") Serna Barrera (born 1 March 1979 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain) is a former professional female tennis player from Spain. She started competing in ITF challengers as from 1993, and joined the WTA Tour in 1996. On her high point she was ranked World No. 19 on 12 January 2004.

She produced a shock by defeating Justine Henin in the 2001 Scottsdale tournament 7–6, 7–6.

WTA career finals[edit]

Singles: 6 (3–3)[edit]

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0)
Olympic Gold (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0) Premier Mandatory (0)
Tier II (0-1) Premier 5 (0)
Tier III (0) Premier (0)
Tier IV & V (3-2) International (0)
Outcome No. Date Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 2 April 2001 Portugal Porto, Portugal Clay Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2. 18 June 2001 United Kingdom Eastbourne, United Kingdom Grass United States Lindsay Davenport 2–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. 7 April 2002 Portugal Porto, Portugal Clay Spain Ángeles Montolio 1–6, 6–2, 5–7
Winner 4. 14 April 2002 Portugal Estoril, Portugal Clay Germany Anca Barna 6–4 6–2
Winner 5. 13 April 2003 Portugal Estoril, Portugal Clay Germany Julia Schruff 6–4 6–1
Winner 6. 20 April 2003 Hungary Budapest, Hungary Clay Australia Alicia Molik 3–6 7–5 6–4

Doubles: 6 (2–4)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 15 May 2000 Italy Rome, Italy Clay Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario United States Lisa Raymond
Australia Rennae Stubbs
3–6, 6–4, 2–6
Winner 2. 22 July 2001 Belgium Knokke-Heist, Belgium Clay Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual Romania Ruxandra Dragomir Ilie
Romania Andreea Vanc
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 7 April 2002 Portugal Porto, Portugal Clay Netherlands Kristie Boogert Zimbabwe Cara Black
Kazakhstan Irina Selyutina
6–7(6), 4–6
Runner–up 4. June 16, 2003 United Kingdom Eastbourne, United Kingdom Grass United States Jennifer Capriati United States Lindsay Davenport
United States Lisa Raymond
3–6, 2–6
Runner–up 5. 23 August 2003 United States New Haven, United States Hard Australia Alicia Molik Spain Virginia Ruano-Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
6-7(6) 3-6
Winner 6. 14 June 2004 United Kingdom Eastbourne, United Kingdom Grass Australia Alicia Molik Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova
Russia Elena Likhovtseva
6–4, 6–4

Titles[edit]

Singles[edit]

Legend (Singles)
Grand Slam (0)
Tour Championships (0)
Tier I Event (0)
Tier II Event (0)
Tier III Event (0)
Tier IV-V Event (0)
ITF Circuit (6)
No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score
1. 3 April 1994 Botswana Gaborone Hard United Kingdom Shirli-Ann Siddall 6–3 6–4
2. 10 April 1994 Zimbabwe Harare Hard United Kingdom Shirli-Ann Siddall 6–4 6–2
3. 3 December 1995 Spain Majorca Clay (I) Hungary Kyra Nagy 6–4 6–3
4. 28 July 1996 Spain Valladolid Hard Israel Hila Rosen 6–3 6–1
5. 18 August 1996 Germany Wahlscheid Clay Czech Republic Alena Vašková 6–2 6–3
6. 25 August 1996 Greece Athens Clay Argentina Mariana Díaz-Oliva 5–7 6–3 6–2

Grand Slam women's singles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 Career SR Career Win-Loss
Australian Open 3R 2R 2R 2R 2R 3R 2R 1R 1R 0 / 9 9–9
French Open 3R 4R 1R 3R 2R 1R 4R 2R - 0 / 8 12–8
Wimbledon 3R 4R 1R QF 1R 1R 2R 3R - 0 / 8 12–8
US Open 4R 1R 3R 4R 1R 1R 2R 2R - 0 / 8 10–8
Grand Slam Win-Loss 9–4 7–4 3–4 10–4 2–4 2–4 6–4 4–4 0–1 N/A 43–33

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