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|Country|| Kazakhstan (June 2012 – Present)
Russia (2009 – June 2012)
January 7, 1995 |
|Height||1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career titles||0 WTA, 5/6 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 88 (April 29, 2013)|
|Current ranking||No. 114 (October 27, 2014)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||2R (2013)|
|French Open||2R (2013)|
|Last updated on: September 12, 2012.|
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Yulia Putintseva (Russian: Юлия Путинцева; born in Moscow on January 7, 1995) is a junior Russian-born Kazakh tennis player. Her highest WTA singles ranking is 88, which she reached on April 27, 2013.
Yulia Putintseva was born to Anton and Anna Putintseva, and has a brother named Ilya. She was born on 7 January 1995 in Moscow, Russia, where she currently resides. Her favourite surface is Clay. She speaks English and Russian fluently. As of the start of June 2012, Putintseva represents Kazakhstan. Her coach is a former number 1 in the world, Martina Hingis.
In 2009 she played the second round of 2009 US Open in Girls' Singles, and the first round of Girls' Doubles event, partnering Tamara Čurović. This year also saw Yulia wins three junior tournaments. She wins 17th International Junior Tournament Citta' Di Prato 2009 in Italy, 31st International Junior Tournament Citta Di Santa Croce also in Italy and 15th ITF Junior Open in Austria.
In 2010, she lost in the second round of the girls' singles event at the 2010 Australian Open. Yulia played also 2010, she lost in the semi-final and she representing Russia in the Youth Olympic Games in August she lost their in semi-final too. In the last junior grand slam of this season the US Open she reached the final but lost to Daria Gavrilova. She lost the final with 6–3 and 6–2.
In 2012 she won another ITF tournament in Australia. She also received a wildcard to the 2012 e-Boks Open where she won her first round match, but lost in the second round to former World No. 1 Jelena Janković 6–3, 6–1. In May Putintseva won the 2012 Open GDF SUEZ de Cagnes-sur-Mer Alpes-Maritimes a $100,000 tournament in France as a qualifier. She jumped to World No. 122 as a result.
At the 2013 Australian Open, Yulia defeated the American Christina McHale in three sets. She then lost to Carla Suárez Navarro in three tight sets. At the next grand slam, the 2013 French Open, she stomped the world No. 44, Ayumi Morita, 6–2, 6–3. Her next opponent was the 2012 French Open finalist, Sara Errani, she lost against her in two sets, 6–1, 6–1.
Singles performance timeline
|Grand Slam tournaments|
ITF Circuit singles finals: 10 (6–4)
|Winner||1.||16 May 2011||Moscow, Russia||Clay||Veronika Kapshay||6–2, 6–1|
|Winner||2.||18 July 2011||Samsun, Turkey||Hard||Marta Domachowska||7–6(8–6), 6–2|
|Winner||3.||8 August 2011||Kazan, Russia||Hard||Caroline Garcia||6–4, 6–2|
|Winner||4.||26 December 2011||Tyumen, Russia||Hard||Elina Svitolina||6–2, 6–4|
|Winner||5.||6 February 2012||Launceston, Australia||Hard||Lesley Kerkhove||6–1, 6–3|
|Winner||6.||7 May 2012||Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France||Clay||Patricia Mayr-Achleitner||6–2, 6–1|
|Runner-up||1.||4 November 2012||Nantes, France||Hard (I)||Monica Niculescu||2–6 3–6|
|Runner-up||2.||1 December 2012||Dubai, United Arab Emirates||Hard (o)||Kimiko Date-Krumm||1–6 6–3 4–6|
|Runner-up||3.||7 April 2014||Pelham, United States||Clay||Laura Siegemund||1–6, 4–6|
|Runner-up||4.||4 May 2014||Indian Harbour Beach, USA||Clay||Taylor Townsend||1–6 1–6|
- Yulia Putintseva at the Women's Tennis Association
- Yulia Putintseva at the International Tennis Federation
- Yulia Putintseva at the International Tennis Federation Junior Profile