Antonella Serra Zanetti

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Antonella Serra Zanetti
Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceModena, Italy
Born (1980-07-25) 25 July 1980 (age 38)
Modena, Italy
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro1995
Retired2009
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$722,516
Singles
Career record296 - 292
Career titles0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest ranking60 (30 January 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2002, 2003, 2004)
French Open2R (2005)
Wimbledon3R (2005)
US Open2R (2002, 2003, 2004)
Doubles
Career record130 - 155
Career titles2 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest ranking47 (8 May 2006)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2006)
French Open2R (2004)
Wimbledon2R (2005)
US Open2R (2005)

Antonella Serra Zanetti (born 25 July 1980; Italian pronunciation: [antoˈnɛlla ˈsɛrra ddzaˈnetti]) is a retired professional female tennis player from Italy.

On 30 January 2006 Serra Zanetti achieved her career-high singles ranking: World No. 60. On 8 May 2006 her career-high doubles ranking: World No. 47. Serra Zanetti won 2 WTA doubles titles.

Biography[edit]

Coached by Patricio Remondegui. Favorite surface is hard court. Father, Alessandro, is in banking; mother, Arianna, is an art history teacher; older brother Andrea is a law student, and older sister Adriana plays on the tour; younger sister, Alessia is a student. Enjoys Italian food. Favorite movie is Gladiator; favorite author is Agatha Christie. Other hobbies include football, volleyball, skiing and basketball. Admires her parents for educating her and for the ideals they instilled in her.

Antonella Serra Zanetti retired from professional tennis 2009.

WTA career finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Winner — Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 31 March 2003 Casablanca, Morocco Clay Italy Rita Grande 2–6, 6–4, 1–6

Doubles: 2 (2–0)[edit]

Winner — Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (2–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 11 October 2004 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard Italy Adriana Serra Zanetti France Marion Bartoli
Italy Mara Santangelo
1–6, 6–3, 6–4
Winner 2. 16 May 2005 İstanbul, Turkey Clay Spain Marta Marrero Austria Daniela Klemenschits
Austria Sandra Klemenschits
6–4, 6–0

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