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 name Klaudia Edina Gallovits-Hall
Country (sports)  Romania (1999–2015)
 United States (2015–present)
Residence Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Born (1984-12-10) December 10, 1984 (age 33)
Timișoara, Romania
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Turned pro 1999
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$1,225,667
Singles
Career record 418–258
Career titles 0 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest ranking No. 54 (28 April 2008)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2008, 2009)
French Open 2R (2007, 2011)
Wimbledon 2R (2008, 2010)
US Open 2R (2012)
Doubles
Career record 159–133
Career titles 3 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest ranking No. 63 (6 April 2009)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2009)
French Open 3R (2012)
Wimbledon 1R (2005, 2008, 2009)
US Open 1R (2007)

Klaudia Edina Gallovits-Hall (née Gallovits; born December 10, 1984) is a former tennis player from Romania. 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 Ladies Open 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 Family Circle Cup, Charleston, U.S. Green Clay Belarus Olga Govortsova Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
Japan Ai Sugiyama
2–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 21 February 2010 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia (1) Clay Argentina Gisela Dulko Ukraine Olga Savchuk
Belarus Anastasiya Yakimova
6–2, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 2. 19 September 2010 Guangzhou International Women's Open, China Hard India Sania Mirza China Han Xinyun
China Liu Wanting
7–5, 6–3
Winner 3. 20 February 2011 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, Bogotá (2) Clay Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues Canada Sharon Fichman
Spain Laura Pous Tió
2–6, 7–6(8–6), 11–9

Singles performance timeline[edit]

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 NH 0–0
Year end ranking 187 186 129 111 87 84 93 75 124 98

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.

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