Kateřina Böhmová (1986)

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Kateřina Böhmová
Country (sports)  Czech Republic
Residence Prague, Czech Republic
Born (1986-11-18) 18 November 1986 (age 28)
Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro 2005
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$147,620
Singles
Career record 130-110
Career titles 0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 107 (12 June 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q3 (2006)
French Open Q1 (2005)
Wimbledon 1R (2005)
US Open Q1 (2004, 2005)
Doubles
Career record 20 - 25
Career titles 0
Highest ranking 214 (24 July 2006)

Kateřina Böhmová (born 18 November 1986 in Ostrava) is a Czech professional tennis player. She is also referred-to as Kateřina Klapková, her married name. She is the daughter of Kateřina Böhmová-Skronská, Czechoslovakian tennis player active in the 1980s.

Her career high singles ranking is World No 107, which she achieved on 12 June 2006. Her biggest career highlight is winning the Girls' Doubles title at the 2004 French Open, partnering Michaëlla Krajicek.

Biography[edit]

Böhmová has won three ITF Women's Circuit titles in her career, including the Barcelona Challenger in 2005; and has played on many WTA Tour events. She has made one Grand Slam main draw- at the 2005 Wimbledon Championships where she lost in a tight three-setter to No.9 seed Anastasia Myskina, 5–7, 7–6(7–5), 6–4. In 2004, Kateřina, alongside Michaëlla Krajicek, won the Girls' Doubles title at the 2004 French Open. She was also the runner-up at the 2003 French Open and the 2003 Wimbledon Championships Girls' Doubles events, both with Krajicek.

Career statistics[edit]

Singles Finals: 7 (3–4)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in final Score in final
Winner 1. 24 August 2003 Kedzierzyn-Kozle, Poland Clay Poland Marta Lesniak 2-6, 6-2, 6-2
Runner–up 2. 28 March 2004 Athens, Greece Hard France Virginie Pichet 1–6, 2–6
Runner–up 3. 23 May 2004 Caserta, Italy Clay (i) Spain Paula Garcia 6–0, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 20 June 2004 Lenzerheide, Switzerland Clay Germany Julia Babilon 6–4, 6–4
Runner–up 5. 08 August 2004 Rimini, Italy Clay Ukraine Yuliana Fedak 4–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 08 October 2005 Barcelona, Spain Clay Spain María Sánchez Lorenzo 3–6, 6–3, 7–5
Runner–up 7. 6 August 2006 Baden-Baden, Germany Clay Germany Martina Müller 1–6, 1–6

Doubles Finals: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Outcome NO Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in final
Runner–up 1. 04 December 2005 Palm Beach Gardens, United States Clay Czech Republic Olga Vymetálková Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-Wei
Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-Wei
6–7(2–7), 5–7

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