Kim Grant (tennis)

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Kim Grant
Country (sports) South Africa
ResidenceAtherton, United States
Born (1971-05-01) 1 May 1971 (age 47)
Klerksdorp, South Africa
Height1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro1992
Retired2010
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$160,324
Singles
Career record92–159
Career titles0 WTA 0 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 414 (31 July 1995)
Doubles
Career record200–247
Career titles0 WTA 10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 76 (6 May 2002)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2002)
French Open1R (2001 & 2002)
Wimbledon1R (2000, 2001 & 2002)
US Open2R (2002 & 2003)
Last updated on: 12 July 2008.

Kim Grant (born 1 May 1971) is a former professional South African tennis player. Her career high WTA singles ranking is no. 414, which she reached on 31 July 1995. Her career high doubles ranking is no. 76, set at 6 May 2002.

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (0-1)[edit]

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0) Premier Mandatory (0)
Tier II (0) Premier 5 (0)
Tier III (0-1) Premier (0)
Tier IV & V (0) International (0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 27 May 2000 Strasbourg, France Clay Venezuela María Vento-Kabchi Argentina Florencia Labat
Canada Sonya Jeyaseelan
4–6 3–6

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles finals: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 24 October 1994 Negril, Jamaica Hard Slovakia Radka Zrubakova 0–6, 2–6

Doubles: 22 (10–12)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 22 March 1993 Harare, Zimbabwe Hard South Africa Michelle Anderson Zimbabwe Paula Iversen
United States Claire Sessions Bailey
1–6 3–6
Runner-up 2. 9 May 1994 Acapulco, Mexico Clay United States Ditta Huber Chile Paula Cabezas
Puerto Rico Emilie Viqueira
6–3 2–6 1–6
Winner 3. 24 October 1994 Negril, Jamaica Hard United States Claire Sessions Bailey Namibia Elizma Nortje
Colombia Ximena Rodriguez
6–2 6–7 (6) 6–3
Winner 4. 9 January 1995 Mission, United States Hard United States Claire Sessions Bailey Israel Shiri Burstein
Israel Hila Rosen
7–6 (5) 6–2
Runner-up 5. 16 January 1995 San Antonio, United States Hard United States Claire Sessions Bailey Israel Shiri Burstein
Israel Hila Rosen
2–6 3–6
Runner-up 6. 30 October 1995 Freeport, Bahamas Hard United States Claire Sessions Bailey United States Rebecca Jensen
Jamaica Iwalani McCalla
2–6 4–6
Winner 7. January 5, 1998 San Antonio, United States Hard United States Mashona Washington Slovakia Andrea Sebova
Slovakia Silvia Urickova
4–6, 7–6(3), 6–2
Runner-up 8. 20 April 1998 Indian Hill, United States Hard United States Jolene Watanabe-Giltz United States Erika deLone
United States Katie Schlukebir
4–6 6–4 3–6
Runner-up 9. 5 April 1999 Fresno, United States Hard Sweden Kristina Triska United States Erika deLone
Australia Annabel Ellwood
5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 10. 30 May 1999 El Paso, United States Hard United States Sara Walker India Manisha Malhotra
United States Julie Scott
2–6, 4–6
Winner 11. 21 June 1999 Easton, United States Hard United States Lindsay Lee-Waters United States Holly Parkinson
United States Julie Scott
6–4, 7–6 (7)
Winner 12. 5 July 1999 Edmond, United States Hard United States Stephanie Mabry United States Lauren Kalvaria
United States Gabriela Lastra
6–4 6–1
Runner-up 13. 13 September 1999 Hopewell, United States Hard United States Dawn Buth China Li Fang
Russia Alina Jidkova
3–6 3–6
Runner-up 14. 4 June 2001 Surbiton, United Britain Grass United States Lilia Osterloh United Kingdom Julie Pullin
United Kingdom Lorna Woodroffe
6–7 5–7
Runner-up 15. 15 July 2001 Felixstowe, Great Britain Grass South Africa Natalie Grandin Australia Trudi Musgrave
United Kingdom Julie Pullin
5–7 4–6
Winner 16. 19 March 2002 La Canada, United States Hard United States Abigail Spears United Kingdom Lorna Woodroffe
United Kingdom Julie Pullin
4–6 7–5 6–1
Winner 17. 29 October 2002 Nottingham, United Kingdom Hard (i) United States Lilia Osterloh United Kingdom Lucie Ahl
Tunisia Selima Sfar
6–1 6–2
Winner 18. 27 April 2003 Taranto, Italy Clay South Africa Natalie Grandin Austria Nicole Remis
Romania Delia Sescioreanu
6–2 6–1
Runner-up 19. 8 July 2003 College Park, United States Hard Puerto Rico Kristina Brandi United States Jennifer Russell
Australia Lisa McShea
2–6 6–4 5–7
Runner-up 20. 20 October 2003 Paducah, United States Hard United States Samantha Reeves China Yan Zi
China Zheng Jie
2–6 3–6
Winner 21. June 2, 2007 Carson, United States Hard India Sunitha Rao United States Angela Haynes
United States Lindsay Lee-Waters
6–4, 6–4
Winner 22. July 7, 2007 Southlake, United States Hard South Africa Surina De Beer Canada Valérie Tétreault
Canada Stéphanie Dubois
4–6 6–4 6–4

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