Renáta Tomanová

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Renáta Tomanová
Country  Czech Republic
Born (1954-12-09) 9 December 1954 (age 59)
Jindřichův Hradec, Czechoslovakia
Plays Right-handed
Singles
Career record 123–136
Career titles 4
Highest ranking No. 22
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open F (1976)
French Open F (1976)
Wimbledon 3R (1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1981)
US Open 4R (1980)
Doubles
Career record 120–140
Career titles 4

Renáta Tomanová (born 9 December 1954 in Jindřichův Hradec) is a former professional tennis player from Czechoslovakia.

Career[edit]

In 1976, Tomanová reached the singles final at both the French Open and the Australian Open. She lost at the French Open to Sue Barker 6–2, 0–6, 6–2 and at the Australian Open to Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–2, 6–2. Tomanová also reached the women's doubles final at the Australian Open with her partner Lesley Turner Bowrey, where they lost to Goolagong and Helen Gourlay Cawley.

In 1978, Tomanová teamed with Betsy Nagelsen to win the women's doubles title at the Australian Open, defeating Naoko Sato and Pam Whytcross in the final 7–5, 6–2.

Tomanová also won the girls' singles title at the 1972 French Open.

Major finals[edit]

Grand Slam finals[edit]

Singles: 2 (0 titles, 2 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1976 Australian Open Grass Australia Evonne Goolagong 6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 1976 French Open Clay United Kingdom Sue Barker 6–2, 0–6, 6–2

Women's doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1976 Australian Open Grass Australia Lesley Turner Bowrey Australia Evonne Goolagong
Australia Helen Gourlay
8–1
Winner 1978 Australian Open Grass United States Betsy Nagelsen Japan Naoko Sato
Australia Pam Whytcross
7–5, 6–2

Mixed doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1978 French Open Clay Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil Romania Virginia Ruzici
France Patrice Dominguez
7–6 ret.
Runner-up 1980 French Open Clay Czechoslovakia Stanislav Birner United States Anne Smith
United States Billy Martin
2–6, 6–4, 8–6

Grand Slam singles tournament timeline[edit]

Tournament 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 Career SR
Australian Open A A A F A A QF SF 2R 1R 2R A A A NH 0 / 6
French Open 3R 1R 3R F QF 2R QF 1R 2R 2R 1R LQ LQ A 0 / 11
Wimbledon 1R 2R 3R 3R 3R 3R 1R 1R 3R 2R 1R LQ A A 0 / 11
US Open A A 1R 3R 2R 3R 2R 4R 3R 1R 1R A LQ A 0 / 9
SR 0 / 2 0 / 2 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 37
Career statistics
Year End Ranking 44 48 24 38 44 48 56 85 146 264 217 346

NH = tournament not held.

A = did not participate in the tournament.

SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

Note: The Australian Open was held twice in 1977, in January and December.

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