Edina Gallovits-Hall

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Edina Gallovits-Hall
Edina Gallovits-Hall 6, 2015 Wimbledon Championships - Diliff.jpg
Edina Gallovits-Hall at the 2015 Wimbledon Championships
Full nameKlaudia Edina Gallovits-Hall
Country (sports) Romania (1999–2014)
 United States (2015–present)
ResidenceAtlanta, Georgia, United States
Born (1984-12-10) December 10, 1984 (age 34)
Timișoara, Romania
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Turned pro1999
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$1,294,978
Singles
Career record419–262
Career titles0 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 54 (28 April 2008)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2008, 2009)
French Open2R (2007, 2011)
Wimbledon2R (2008, 2010)
US Open2R (2012)
Doubles
Career record159–133
Career titles3 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 63 (6 April 2009)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2009)
French Open3R (2012)
Wimbledon1R (2005, 2008, 2009)
US Open1R (2007)

Klaudia Edina Gallovits-Hall (née Gallovits; born December 10, 1984) is a Romanian-born Americans tennis player. Her career-high ranking of No. 54 she achieved on April 28, 2008. She represented Romania until April 2015, then started playing for the United States.

Personal life[edit]

She married her American coach and manager Bryce Hall in November 2010.[1]

Career[edit]

In June 2007, she reached the final of the inaugural Barcelona KIA event.

In February 2010, she won her first WTA title in doubles at the Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas in Bogotá. Her second doubles title came in September 2010 at the Guangzhou International Women's Open.

In 2011, she defended her 2010 Bogotá title, winning the Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas with Anabel Medina Garrigues.

At the 2015 US Open, she played her last match on the tour. She was beaten in the first round of qualifying by Japanese Mayo Hibi in three sets.

WTA Career Finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Before 2009 Starting in 2009
WTA Championships (0/0)
Tier I (0/0) Premier Mandatory (0/0)
Tier II (0/0) Premier 5 (0/0)
Tier III (0/0) Premier (0/0)
Tier IV & V (0/1) International (0/0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 16 June 2007 Barcelona, Spain Clay United States Meghann Shaughnessy 3–6, 2–6

Doubles: 4 (3–1)[edit]

Before 2009 Starting in 2009
WTA Championships (0/0)
Tier I (0/0) Premier Mandatory (0/0)
Tier II (0/1) Premier 5 (0/0)
Tier III (0/0) Premier (0/0)
Tier IV & V (0/0) International (3/0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 20 April 2008 Charleston, United States Green Clay Belarus Olga Govortsova Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
Japan Ai Sugiyama
2–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 21 February 2010 Bogotá, Colombia Clay Argentina Gisela Dulko Ukraine Olga Savchuk
Belarus Anastasiya Yakimova
6–2, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 2. 19 September 2010 Guangzhou, China Hard India Sania Mirza China Han Xinyun
China Liu Wanting
7–5, 6–3
Winner 3. 20 February 2011 Bogotá, Colombia Clay Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues Canada Sharon Fichman
Spain Laura Pous Tió
2–6, 7–6(8–6), 11–9

ITF Finals[edit]

Singles (19–9)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 6 August 2000 Bucharest, Romania Clay Romania Raluca Ciochină 6-3 6-3
Winner 2. 15 April 2001 Cavtat, Croatia Clay Germany Daniela Salomon 6-0 6-0
Runner-up 3. 30 April 2001 Taranto, Italy Clay Greece Eleni Daniilidou 5-7 2-6
Winner 4. 21 April 2002 Hvar, Croatia Clay Austria Sandra Klemenschits 6-2 6-1
Winner 5. 12 May 2002 Szeged, Hungary Clay Switzerland Daniela Casanova 6-3 6-0
Winner 6. 16 June 2002 Grado, Italy Clay Morocco Bahia Mouhtassine 6-3 6-3
Runner-up 7. 25 August 2002 Maribor, Slovenia Clay Italy Mara Santangelo 2-6 3-6
Runner-up 8. 28 September 2003 Raleigh, United States Clay United States Tiffany Dabek 6-3 5-7 3-6
Winner 9. 5 October 2003 Greenville, United States Clay United States Kristen Schlukebir 6-0 6-4
Winner 10. 5 April 2005 Tunica Resorts, United States Clay (i) Uzbekistan Varvara Lepchenko 6-3 4-6 6-3
Winner 11. 1 May 2005 Lafayette, United States Clay Ukraine Olga Lazarchuk 6–2 7–6(8–6)
Winner 12. 6 May 2006 Indian Harbour Beach, United States Clay Paraguay Rossana de los Ríos 3–6, 7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–0)
Runner-up 13. 25 July 2006 Monteroni D'Arbia, Italy Clay Italy Karin Knapp 2–6 1–6
Winner 14. 25 October 2006 Augusta, United States Hard Russia Ekaterina Afinogenova 6-0 6-2
Runner-up 15. 28 January 2007 Waikoloa, United States Hard Hungary Melinda Czink 2-6 3-6
Winner 16. 3 April 2007 Pelham, United States Clay Hungary Gréta Arn 6-3 7-5
Winner 17. 1 May 2007 Charlottesville, United States Clay Germany Angelika Bachmann 6–3 6–3
Winner 18. 9 November 2008 Auburn, United States Hard United States Julie Ditty 6–0 6–7(7–9) 7–5
Winner 19. 16 November 2008 San Diego, United States Hard United States Julie Ditty 4–6 6–3 6–2
Winner 20. 4 April 2010 Pelham, United States Clay Croatia Ajla Tomljanović 6-2 6-0
Winner 21. 19 April 2010 Dothan, United States Clay Belarus Anastasiya Yakimova 6-1 6-4
Winner 22. 4 May 2010 Indian Harbour Beach, United States Clay United States Shelby Rogers 2-6 6-3 6-4
Runner-up 23. 4 October 2010 Kansas City, United States Hard Canada Rebecca Marino 7–6(7–4) 0–6 2–6
Winner 24. 28 June 2011 Torun, Poland Clay France Stéphanie Foretz 6-4 6-3
Runner-up 25. 15 April 2012 Pelham, United States Clay Canada Heidi El Tabakh 6-3 2-6 4-6
Runner-up 26. 22 April 2012 Dothan, United States Clay Italy Camila Giorgi 2-6 6-4 4-6
Runner-up 27. 22 September 2014 Amelia Island, United States Clay United States Ingrid Neel 4–4 ret.
Runner-up 28. 9 November 2014]] Captiva Island, United States Hard Croatia Petra Martić 6–2 6–2

Doubles (9–13)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 6 August 2000 Bucharest, Romania Clay Romania Liana Ungur Slovakia Zuzana Kučová
Czech Republic Dominika Luzarová
7–5, 4–0 ret.
Runner-up 2. 25 September 2000 Makarska, Croatia Clay Romania Ramona But Netherlands Natasha Galouza
Czech Republic Zuzana Hejdová
5-7 3-6
Runner-up 3. 29 July 2001 Civitanova, Italy Clay Argentina Gisela Dulko Italy Gloria Pizzichini
Italy Antonella Serra Zanetti
3-6 6-3 1-6
Runner-up 4. 29 April 2002 Maglie, Italy Carpet (i) Romania Magda Mihalache China Yan Zi
China Zheng Jie
4–6 1–6
Winner 5. 9 June 2002 Galatina, Italy Clay Romania Andreea Ehritt-Vanc Morocco Bahia Mouhtassine
Austria Sylvia Plischke
6–3 6–2
Winner 6. 29 September 2002 Lecce, Italy Clay Romania Andreea Ehritt-Vanc Spain Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez
Italy Elisa Balsamo
6–7(5–7) 6–3 6–3
Winner 7. 3 May 2003 Maglie, Italy Clay Romania Delia Sescioreanu Spain Nuria Llagostera Vives
Spain María José Martínez Sánchez
6–4 4–6 6–3
Runner-up 8. 28 September 2003 Raleigh, United States Clay Canada Maureen Drake Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves
United States Tiffany Dabek
6–2 3–6 1–6
Winner 9. 5 July 2004 Cuneo, Italy Clay Hungary Zsófia Gubacsi Italy Eva Hrdinová
Czech Republic Sandra Záhlavová
7–5 6–3
Winner 10. 8 August 2004 Louisville, United States Hard United States Julie Ditty Republic of Ireland Claire Curran
South Africa Natalie Grandin
1–6 6–4 6–2
Runner-up 11. 5 April 2005 Tunica Resorts, United States Clay (i) Uzbekistan Varvara Lepchenko Belarus Tatiana Poutchek
Russia Anastasia Rodionova
2–6 4–6
Runner-up 12. 18 April 2006 Dothan, United States Clay Uzbekistan Varvara Lepchenko Australia Monique Adamczak
Argentina Soledad Esperón
4–6 6–3 4–6
Winner 13. 14 May 2006 Indian Harbour Beach, United States Hard United States Jessica Kirkland Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves
Canada Marie-Ève Pelletier
6-3 6-2
Runner-up 14. 11 July 2006 Toruń, Poland Clay Slovakia Lenka Tvarošková Slovenia Andreja Klepač
Belarus Ekaterina Dzehalevich
6–7(5–7) 4–6
Runner-up 15. 31 July 2006 Martina Franca, Italy Clay Bosnia and Herzegovina Mervana Jugić-Salkić Italy Ivana Abramović
France Aurélie Védy
3–6 2–6
Runner-up 16. 8 October 2006 Barcelona, Spain Clay Germany Vanessa Henke Poland Klaudia Jans-Ignacik
Poland Alicja Rosolska
1–6 2–6
Winner 17. 4 February 2007 Palm Desert, United States Hard United States Julie Ditty South Africa Natalie Grandin
United States Raquel Kops-Jones
6–2 6–1
Runner–up 18. 10 June 2007 Přerov, Czech Republic Clay Paraguay Rossana de los Ríos Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
7–5 3–6 2–6
Runner-up 19. 5 October 2009 Troy, United States Hard Argentina Jorgelina Cravero Slovenia Petra Rampre
Austria Nicole Rottmann
3–6 6–3 [8–10]
Winner 20. 12 February 2010 Cali, Colombia Clay Slovenia Polona Hercog Spain Estrella Cabeza Candela
Spain Laura Pous Tió
3-6 6-3 [10-8]
Runner-up 21. 28 June 2011 Torun, Poland Clay Slovenia Andreja Klepač France Stéphanie Foretz
Germany Tatjana Malek
2–6 5–7
Runner-up 22. 30 September 2012 Las Vegas, United States Hard Russia Elena Bovina Australia Anastasia Rodionova
Australia Arina Rodionova
2–6 6–2 [6–10]

Singles Performance Timeline[edit]

 Romania  United States
Tournament 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2015 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A LQ LQ 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R A 1R A 2–6
French Open 1R LQ LQ LQ 2R 1R 1R LQ 2R 1R A A 2–6
Wimbledon 1R LQ LQ 1R 2R 1R 2R LQ 1R A 1R 2–7
US Open LQ LQ LQ LQ 1R 1R 1R 1R LQ 2R A LQ 1–5
Win–loss 0–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–4 2–4 1–4 1–3 1–2 1–3 0–1 0–1 7–24
Olympic Games
Summer Olympics NH A Not held A Not held A Not held 0–0
Year end ranking 187 186 129 111 87 84 93 75 124 109 744 542

Doubles Performance Timeline[edit]

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A A 1R 2R 1R 1R A A 1–4
French Open A A A 2R 1R 2R 1R 3R A 4–5
Wimbledon 1R A A 1R 1R 1R A A A 0–4
US Open A A 1R A 2R 2R 1R A A 2–4
Win–loss 0–1 0–0 0–1 1–3 2–4 2–4 0–3 2–1 0–0 7–17

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2011-01-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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