Barbara Schwartz (tennis)

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Barbara Schwartz
Country (sports) Austria
ResidenceBrunn am Gebirge, Austria
Born (1979-01-27) 27 January 1979 (age 40)
Vienna, Austria
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Turned pro1995
RetiredNovember 2006
PlaysLeft-handed (one handed-backhand)
Prize money$510,141
Singles
Career record198-142
Career titles0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 40 (8 November 1999)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1999, 2002, 2003)
French OpenQF (1999)
Wimbledon3R (2001)
US Open3R (2001)
Doubles
Career record67-61
Career titles2 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo.106 (10 January 2000)

Barbara Schwartz (German pronunciation: [ˈbaʁbaʁa ˈʃvaʁts];[1][2] born 27 January 1979) is an Austrian former professional tennis player.

Schwartz turned professional in 1995 at the age of 16, and reached a career-high WTA world ranking of World No. 40 on November 8, 1999, after reaching the quarter-finals of the French Open at Roland Garros that year, her best performance in a Grand Slam event.

Schwartz was unranked on the computer at the end of 2005. She retired in November 2006.

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 4 (2–2)[edit]

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 (2–2)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Runner-up 1. 3 January 2000 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Austria Patricia Wartusch Zimbabwe Cara Black
France Alexandra Fusai
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 16 June 2002 Vienna, Austria Clay Germany Jasmin Wöhr Hungary Petra Mandula
Austria Patricia Wartusch
6–2, 0–6, 6–4
Winner 3. 14 July 2002 Brussels, Belgium Clay Germany Jasmin Wöhr Italy Tathiana Garbin
Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
6–2, 0–6, 6–4
Winner 4. 29 February 2004 Bogotá, Colombia Clay Germany Jasmin Wöhr Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Spain Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–1, 6–3

ITF finals: 14 (12–2)[edit]

Singles: 8 (6–2)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 8 May 1995 Bossonnens, Switzerland Clay Spain Conchita Martínez Granados 3–6, 6–1, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 26 May 1996 Novi Sad, Yugoslavia Clay Slovenia Barbara Mulej 5–7, 6–4, 4–6
Winner 3. 24 August 1997 Kiev, Ukraine Clay Argentina María Fernanda Landa 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 29 September 1997 Otočec, Slovenia Clay Spain Ana Alcázar 3–6, 2–6
Winner 5. 2 November 1997 Edinburgh, United Kingdom Hard (i) Serbia and Montenegro Sandra Načuk 3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Winner 6. 12 April 1998 Estoril, Portugal Clay Romania Raluca Sandu 6–2, 6–3
Winner 7. 15 November 1998 Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i) Italy Francesca Lubiani 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 8. 19 August 2001 Bronx, United States Hard Germany Martina Müller 5–7, 6–3, 7–6(7–3)

Doubles: 6 (6–0)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 27 November 1995 Salzburg, Austria Carpet (i) Austria Evelyn Fauth Czech Republic Milena Nekvapilová
Czech Republic Sylva Nesvadbová
6–7(1–7), 7–6(8–6), 6–3
Winner 2. 6 October 1996 Lerida, Spain Clay Germany Kirstin Freye Netherlands Amanda Hopmans
Belgium Patty Van Acker
6–2, 6–1
Winner 3. 17 November 1996 Bad Gögging, Germany Carpet (i) India Nirupama Sanjeev Germany Kirstin Freye
Germany Silke Meier
6–4, 6–1
Winner 4. 16 February 1997 Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia Carpet (i) Austria Patricia Wartusch Israel Hila Rosen
Serbia and Montenegro Dragana Zarić
6–1, 6–4
Winner 5. 15 November 1998 Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i) Germany Jasmin Wöhr Italy Francesca Lubiani
Italy Maria Paola Zavagli
6–2, 6–3
Winner 6. 7 July 2002 Vaihingen, Germany Clay Germany Jasmin Wöhr Belarus Darya Kustova
Slovenia Petra Rampre
5–7, 6–4, 7–6(7–4)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Barbara - Französisch-Übersetzung - Langenscheidt Deutsch-Französisch Wörterbuch" (in German and French). Langenscheidt. Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  2. ^ Wells, John C. (2008), Longman Pronunciation Dictionary (3rd ed.), Longman, ISBN 9781405881180

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