Ioana Ducu

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Ioana Ducu
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Ducu at the 2014 French Open
Full name Ioana Ducu
Country (sports)  Romania
Born (1996-04-18) 18 April 1996 (age 22)
Bucharest, Romania
Retired 2016
Prize money $6,695
Singles
Career record 19–23
Career titles 0
Highest ranking 830 (9 September 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Junior
French Open Junior 1R (2013, 2014)
Wimbledon Junior 2R (2013)
US Open Junior 2R (2013)
Doubles
Career record 17–13
Career titles 1 ITF
Highest ranking 736 (3 November 2014)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open Junior
French Open Junior W (2014)
Wimbledon Junior SF (2013)
US Open Junior 1R (2013)

Ioana Ducu (born 18 April 1996 in Bucharest) is a former Romanian tennis player.

Ducu has won one doubles title on the ITF tour in her career. On 9 September 2013, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 830. On 3 November 2014, she peaked at world number 736 in the doubles rankings.

In June 2014, together with fellow Romanian Ioana Loredana Roșca, Ducu won the girls' doubles tournament at the French Open, defeating CiCi Bellis and Markéta Vondroušová in three sets in the final.[1]

In 2017 it was announced that she ended her tennis career for pursuit of a career in medicine. She played her last match on the ITF tour in September 2014 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.[2]

ITF finals (1–4)[edit]

Singles (0–1)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 18 February 2013 $10,000 Antalya, Turkey Clay Serbia Jovana Jakšić 2–6, 5–7

Doubles (1–3)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–1)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 18 February 2013 $10,000 Antalya, Turkey Clay Romania Cristina Ene Hungary Ágnes Bukta
Slovakia Vivien Juhászová
1–6, 6–2, [6–10]
Runner-up 2. 8 September 2014 $10,000 Bucharest, Romania Clay Moldova Julia Helbet Romania Raluca Ciufrila
Romania Andreea Ghițescu
7–6(7–2), 1–6, [7–10]
Winner 1. 22 September 2014 $10,000 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard United Kingdom Eden Silva Japan Yui Saikai
Japan Natsumi Yokota
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 29 September 2014 $10,000 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard United Kingdom Eden Silva United Kingdom Harriet Dart
Turkey Melis Sezer
5–7, 1–6

Junior Grand Slam finals[edit]

Girls' Doubles[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 2014 French Open Clay Romania Ioana Loredana Roșca United States CiCi Bellis
Czech Republic Markéta Vondroušová
6–1, 5–7, [11–9]

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