Valeria Savinykh

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Valeria Savinykh
Valeria SAVINYKH, Cagnes (cropped).JPG
Country  Russia
Residence Vienna, Austria
Born (1991-02-20) 20 February 1991 (age 24)
Sverdlovsk, USSR (now Yekaterinburg, Russia)
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 5.7 in)
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $323,833
Singles
Career record 201 - 153
Career titles 1 ITF, 0 WTA
Highest ranking 99 (9 April 2012)
Current ranking 309 (15 December 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2013)
French Open Q1 (2011, 2012, 2013)
Wimbledon Q3 (2012)
US Open Q3 (2012)
Doubles
Career record 119 - 94
Career titles 10 ITF, 0 WTA
Highest ranking 109 (17 October 2011)
Current ranking 283 (15 December 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon 2R (2012)
Last updated on: 15 December 2014.

Valeria Savinykh (born 20 February 1991 in Yekaterinburg) is a Russian tennis player.

Her highest WTA singles ranking is 99, which she reached on 9 April 2012. [1] Her career high in doubles is 109, achieved on 17 October 2011.[1]

Savinykh has won one singles and ten doubles titles on the ITF tour during her career.

Valeria trains at SotoTennis Academy in Spain.

Biography[edit]

Coached by Tomasz Iwanski. Father is Dmitry (introduced her to tennis at age 5); mother is Elena (travels with her); also has a dog. Enjoys cooking, reading, meeting friends and singing karaoke. Favorite foods are steak, fish. Favorite music is pop, latin. Speaks Russian, English, learning Spanish.

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 2 March 2013 Florianópolis, Brasil Hard United Kingdom Anne Keothavong Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
0–6, 4–6

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles finals: 7 (1–6)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 21 July 2008 Morocco Rabat, Morocco Clay Switzerland Lisa Sabino 1-6 4-6
Runner-up 2. 15 September 2008 France Limoges, France Hard (i) Russia Marina Melnikova 1–0, ret.
Runner-up 3. 28 June 2010 Sweden Båstad, Sweden Clay Sweden Sofia Arvidsson 3-6 1-6
Runner-up 4. 7 November 2010 France Nantes, France Hard (i) Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká 3-6 1-6
Winner 5. 16 April 2011 South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa Hard Czech Republic Petra Cetkovská 6-1 6-3
Runner-up 6. 24 December 2011 Turkey Ankara, Turkey Hard (i) France Kristina Mladenovic 5-7 7-5 1-6
Runner-up 7. 10 May 2014 Tunisia Tunis, Tunisia Clay Tunisia Ons Jabeur 3-6 6-7

Doubles finals: 21 (10–11)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runners-up 1. 3 August 2007 Italy Gardone Val Trompia, Italy Clay Italy Anastasia Grymalska Italy Alice Balducci
France Kildine Chevalier
6-3 6-7 3-6
Winner 2. 7 July 2008 Serbia Prokuplje, Serbia Clay Serbia Ljubica Avramović Serbia Zorica Petrov
Slovenia Anja Prislan
w/o
Runner-up 3. 21 July 2008 Morocco Rabat, Morocco Clay Ukraine Yuliana Umanets Switzerland Lisa Sabino
Italy Benedetta Davato
2-6 1-6
Winner 4. 20 October 2008 Nigeria Lagos, Nigeria Hard Russia Elena Chalova India Rushmi Chakravarthi
India Isha Lakhani
6-7 6-3 10-7
Runner–up 5. 19 December 2008 United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Russia Elena Chalova Slovenia Maša Zec Peškirič
France Irena Pavlovic
6-7(6) 6-3 [3-10]
Runner–up 6. 30 March 2009 Russia Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia Carpet (i) Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova Belarus Ksenia Milevskaya
Ukraine Lesia Tsurenko
2-6 3-6
Winner 7. 18 May 2009 Egypt Ain Sukhna, Egypt Clay Sweden Anna Brazhnikova Russia Galina Fokina
Russia Anna Morgina
3-6 6-3 [10-6]
Runner-up 8. 10 August 2009 Russia Moscow, Russia Clay Russia Marina Shamayko Russia Ekaterina Lopes
Australia Arina Rodionova
3-6 3-6
Runner–up 9. 28 September 2009 Spain Granada, Spain Hard Argentina Betina Jozami Russia Nina Bratchikova
Australia Arina Rodionova
1-6, 6-3, 5-10
Winner 10. February 7, 2010 United Kingdom Sutton, United Kingdom Hard Greece Eirini Georgatou United Kingdom Naomi Cavaday
United Kingdom Anna Smith
7–5 2–6 10–8
Runner–up 11 02 May 2010 Italy Brescia, Italy Clay France Iryna Bremond United Kingdom Naomi Cavaday
Russia Anastasia Pivovarova
3-6 7-6(5) [8-10]
Winner 12. 12 July 2010 Belgium Zwevegem, Belgium Clay Netherlands Richèl Hogenkamp Russia Irina Khromacheva
Ukraine Maryna Zanevska
6–3 3–6 7–5
Runner–up 13. 24October 2010 United Kingdom Glasgow, United Kingdom Hard Greece Eirini Georgatou Denmark Karen Barbat
Italy Julia Mayr
Walkover
Runner–up 14. 15 November 2010 Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i) France Claire Feuerstein France Irena Pavlovic
Finland Emma Laine
4-6 4-6
Winner 15. 17 January 2011 France Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France Hard Croatia Darija Jurak Netherlands Kiki Bertens
Netherlands Richel Hogenkamp
6–3, 7–6(0)
Winner 16. 03 April 2011 Spain Monzon, Spain Hard Russia Elena Bovina Georgia (country) Margalita Chakhnashvili
Croatia Ivana Lisjak
6-1 2-6 6-4
Winner 17. 16 October 2011 United States Troy, United States Hard Russia Elena Bovina United States Varvara Lepchenko
United States Mashona Washington
7-6 6-3
Winner 18. 05 May 2014 Tunisia Tunis, Tunisia Clay Venezuela Andrea Gámiz Russia Marina Melnikova
Spain Beatriz Garcia Vidagany
6-4 6-1
Winner 19. 2 June 2014 Tunisia La Marsa, Tunisia Clay Venezuela Andrea Gámiz Switzerland Xenia Knoll
Turkey Pemra Özgen
1–6, 7–6(8–6), [11–9]
Runner-up 20. 19 October 2014 Mexico Tampico, Mexico Hard Ukraine Kateryna Bondarenko Croatia Petra Martic
United States Maria Sanchez
6-3 3-6 [2-10]
Runner-up 21. 8 December 2014 Mexico Mérida, Mexico Hard Venezuela Andrea Gámiz Germany Tatjana Maria
Mexico Renata Zarazúa
4–6, 1–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sony Ericsson WTA Tour". sonyericssonwtatour.com. Retrieved 28 February 2011. 

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