Emily Fanning

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Emily Fanning
Fanning and Pedersen 2014 FSU Seminoles.jpg
Fanning (centre) at a Florida State Seminoles match in 2014
Full nameEmily Fanning
Country (sports) New Zealand
Born (1995-06-13) 13 June 1995 (age 23)
Timaru, New Zealand
Prize money$8,650
Singles
Career record34–31
Career titles0
Highest ranking732 (31 December 2018)
Current ranking734 (11 February 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Junior1R (2011, 2012, 2013)
French Open Junior1R (2012)
Wimbledon Junior1R (2012)
US Open Junior1R (2011, 2012)
Doubles
Career record12–17
Career titles1 ITF
Highest ranking807 (31 December 2018)
Current ranking811 (11 February 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open Junior1R (2011, 2012, 2013)
French Open Junior2R (2012)
Wimbledon Junior2R (2012)
US Open Junior2R (2012)
Team competitions
Fed Cup6–2 (Singles 4–1, Doubles 2–1)
Last updated on: 12 February 2019.

Emily Fanning (born 13 June 1995[1]) is a New Zealand tennis player.

Fanning made her WTA tour debut at the 2011 ASB Classic in doubles, and has won one doubles title on the ITF tour.

Career[edit]

2012[edit]

Fanning started off her 2012 season with a wildcard to the ASB Classic on the WTA Tour, going out in the first round to runners-up Julia Görges and Flavia Pennetta.[2] She played at all four junior Grand Slams, and, after breaking into the world's top 50,[3] was awarded with a nomination to the New Zealand Fed Cup team for 2013.[4][5]

Fanning was voted New Zealand's female junior player of the year.[6]

ITF finals (1–0)[edit]

Doubles (1–0)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–0)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 20 August 2012 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Hard Estonia Anett Kontaveit United States Erin Clark
United States Elizabeth Ferris
6–0, 6–3

Fed Cup participation[edit]

Singles[edit]

Edition Stage Date Location Against Surface Opponent W/L Score
2013 Fed Cup
Asia/Oceania Zone Group II
R/R 5 February 2013 Astana, Kazakhstan Vietnam Vietnam Hard (i) Vietnam Trần Thị Tâm Hảo W 4–6, 7–6(7–2), 6–0
6 February 2013 Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong Venise Chan L 1–6, 6–3, 1–6
7 February 2013 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan Turkmenistan Jahana Bayramova W 6–0, 6–0
8 February 2013 Singapore Singapore Singapore Rheeya Doshi W 6–1, 6–0
P/O 9 February 2013 Philippines Philippines Philippines Marinel Rudas W 6–4, 6–3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Emily Fanning Bio". Florida State Seminoles. Archived from the original on 2 February 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  2. ^ Long, David (5 January 2012). "Top seed victorious, but not without a struggle". Stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
  3. ^ "Tennis: Emily Fanning cracks top fifty". The New Zealand Herald. 19 June 2012. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
  4. ^ "New faces in New Zealand Fed Cup team". Stuff.co.nz. 30 December 2012. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
  5. ^ "Fanning in Federation Cup team". The Timaru Herald. 31 December 2012. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
  6. ^ Piddington, Stu (22 December 2012). "Accolade for rising young tennis star". The Timaru Herald. Retrieved 22 January 2013.

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