Samantha Murray (tennis)

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Samantha Murray
Murray S. WM13-003.JPG
Full name Samantha Dawn Murray
Country  United Kingdom
Born (1987-10-09) 9 October 1987 (age 27)
Stockport, United Kingdom
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Prize money $173,787
Singles
Career record 124–124
Career titles 1 ITF
Highest ranking 165 (23 September 2013)
Current ranking 295 (4 August 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon 1R (2013, 2014)
US Open Q2 (2013)
Doubles
Career record 104–79
Career titles 10 ITF
Highest ranking 148 (14 October 2013)
Current ranking 271 (4 August 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon 1R (2013)
Last updated on: 4 August 2014.

Samantha Dawn Murray[1] (born 9 October 1987 in Stockport) is a British tennis player.

Murray has won one singles and ten doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career. On 23 September 2013, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 165. On 14 October 2013, she peaked at world number 148 in the doubles rankings.

Murray made her WTA tour debut at the 2011 Aegon Classic, losing to Anna Tatishvili in the first round.

ITF finals (11–13)[edit]

Singles (1–4)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–4)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 1 November 2010 United Kingdom Sunderland, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Anna Fitzpatrick 2–6, 6–3, 5–7
Runner-up 2. 16 May 2011 Greece Rethymno, Greece Hard Russia Alexandra Artamonova 2–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 17 October 2012 United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom Hard (i) Belgium Alison Van Uytvanck 6–3, 2–6, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 15 July 2013 Canada Granby, Canada Hard Japan Risa Ozaki 6–0, 5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 4. 22 July 2013 Canada Winnipeg, Canada Hard United Kingdom Johanna Konta 3–6, 1–6

Doubles (10–9)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (9–7)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–2)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 24 October 2005 Italy Quartu Sant'Elena, Italy Hard Netherlands Kika Hogendoorn Czech Republic Simona Dobrá
Czech Republic Renata Kučerková
6–4, 4–6, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 16 July 2007 United Kingdom Frinton-on-Sea, United Kingdom Grass United States Alexis Prousis United Kingdom Rebecca Llewellyn
United Kingdom Elizabeth Thomas
6–3, 5–7, 2–6
Winner 2. 2 May 2011 United Kingdom Edinburgh, United Kingdom Clay United Kingdom Jade Windley South Africa Surina de Beer
Germany Scarlett Werner
7–5, 4–6, [10–8]
Winner 3. 9 May 2011 Greece Heraklion, Greece Hard United Kingdom Anna Fitzpatrick United Kingdom Amanda Elliott
Austria Nicole Rottmann
6–3, 6–2
Winner 4. 25 July 2011 United Kingdom Chiswick, United Kingdom Hard United Kingdom Jade Windley United Kingdom Lucy Brown
United Kingdom Francesca Stephenson
6–4, 6–4
Winner 5. 5 September 2011 Australia Alice Springs, Australia Hard Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves Australia Brooke Rischbieth
Australia Storm Sanders
3–6, 7–5, [10–3]
Runner-up 2. 12 September 2011 Australia Cairns, Australia Hard Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves Indonesia Ayu Fani Damayanti
Indonesia Jessy Rompies
3–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 19 September 2011 Australia Darwin, Australia Hard Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves Australia Stephanie Bengson
Australia Tyra Calderwood
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 21 November 2011 Australia Bendigo, Australia Hard Australia Storm Sanders Australia Stephanie Bengson
Australia Tyra Calderwood
6–2, 1–6, [5–10]
Winner 7. 9 January 2012 United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Anna Fitzpatrick United Kingdom Alexandra Walker
United Kingdom Lisa Whybourn
6–2, 6–3
Winner 8. 12 March 2012 United Kingdom Bath, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Emily Webley-Smith Slovakia Lenka Juríková
Poland Katarzyna Piter
4–6, 6–4, [10–5]
Runner-up 4. 21 May 2012 Japan Karuizawa, Japan Grass United Kingdom Emily Webley-Smith Chinese Taipei Hsieh Shu-ying
Japan Kumiko Iijima
6–3, 6–7(6–8), [1–10]
Winner 9. 13 August 2012 Belgium Westende, Belgium Hard United Kingdom Amy Bowtell Belgium Steffi Distelmans
Belgium Magali Kempen
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 5. 24 September 2012 France Clermont-Ferrand, France Hard (i) United Kingdom Jade Windley Latvia Diāna Marcinkēviča
Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs
3–6, 0–6
Winner 10. 21 January 2013 United Kingdom Preston, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Jade Windley United Kingdom Tara Moore
United Kingdom Melanie South
6–3, 3–6, [10–5]
Runner-up 6. 4 February 2013 United States Midland, United States Hard (i) Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves Hungary Melinda Czink
Croatia Mirjana Lučić-Baroni
7–5, 4–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 7. 6 May 2013 South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa Hard United Kingdom Jade Windley Poland Magda Linette
South Africa Chanel Simmonds
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 8. 22 July 2013 Canada Winnipeg, Canada Hard United Kingdom Jade Windley Canada Heidi El Tabakh
United States Allie Kiick
4–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Runner-up 9. 16 September 2013 United Kingdom Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i) United Kingdom Jade Windley Turkey Çağla Büyükakçay
Turkey Pemra Özgen
6–4, 4–6, [8–10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Samantha Murray". Northwestern Wildcats. Retrieved 29 April 2013. 

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