Antonella Serra Zanetti

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Antonella Serra Zanetti
Country (sports)  Italy
Residence Modena, Italy
Born (1980-07-25) 25 July 1980 (age 36)
Modena, Italy
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro 1995
Retired 2009
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$722,547
Singles
Career record 296 - 292
Career titles 0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest ranking 60 (30 January 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2002, 2003, 2004)
French Open 2R (2005)
Wimbledon 3R (2005)
US Open 2R (2002, 2003, 2004)
Doubles
Career record 130 - 155
Career titles 2 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest ranking 47 (8 May 2006)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2006)
French Open 2R (2004)
Wimbledon 2R (2005)
US Open 2R (2005)

Antonella Serra Zanetti (born 25 July 1980; Italian pronunciation: [antoˈnɛlla ˈsɛrra dzaˈnetti]) 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 in the final Score in the final
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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