Klaudia Jans-Ignacik

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Klaudia Jans-Ignacik
Jans Ignacik RG16 (1) (27369353346).jpg
Country (sports) Poland
Born (1984-09-24) 24 September 1984 (age 34)
Gdynia
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro2000
Retired2016
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$866,511
Singles
Career record60–82
Career titles1 ITF
Highest ranking410 (16 August 2004)
Doubles
Career record265–295
Career titles3 WTA, 11 ITF
Highest ranking28 (10 September 2012)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2015)
French Open2R (2007, 2009)
Wimbledon2R (2009, 2011, 2012, 2014)
US Open3R (2008)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open1R (2012)
French OpenF (2012)
Wimbledon2R (2010, 2015)
US Open2R (2012)
Team competitions
Fed Cup20–12
Klaudia Jans-Ignacik
Medal record
Representing  Poland
Women's Tennis
Universiade
Silver medal – second place 2009 Belgrade Singles
Silver medal – second place 2009 Belgrade Doubles
Silver medal – second place 2009 Belgrade Team

Klaudia Jans-Ignacik (née Jans; born 24 September 1984) is a retired Polish tennis player. On 16 August 2004, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 410. On 10 September 2012, she peaked at No. 28 in the doubles rankings.

Jans-Ignacik won three WTA doubles tournaments, 2009 Andalucia Tennis Experience with Alicja Rosolska, 2012 Internationaux de Strasbourg with Olga Govortsova, and 2012 Rogers Cup with Kristina Mladenovic.

In 2012, she advanced to her first Grand Slam final at 2012 French Open – Mixed Doubles with Santiago Gonzalez. Jans-Ignacik is one of eight Polish tennis players in history who played in a Grand Slam final, others being Jadwiga Jędrzejowska, Wojciech Fibak, Mariusz Fyrstenberg, Łukasz Kubot, Marcin Matkowski, Agnieszka Radwańska and Alicja Rosolska.

She represented Poland in the Fed Cup and both the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics. Playing for Poland at the Fed Cup, Jans-Ignacik has a win–loss record of 20–12.

Klaudia married Bartosz Ignacik in 2011 and added his surname to her own. On 31 December 2012, Jans-Ignacik announced via her Facebook account that she was pregnant with her first child and would miss the entire 2013 WTA Tour season. On 1 August 2013, she gave birth to her first daughter Aniela Ignacik.

In 2014, she returned to professional competitions and reached six doubles semifinals, one of them in her home country, at the Katowice Open.

In January 2015, Jans-Ignacik advanced to her first women's doubles Grand Slam quarterfinal, with Andreja Klepač, at the Australian Open. They lost in straight sets to Chan Yung-jan and Zheng Jie.

On 1 September 2016, Jans-Ignacik announced her retirement from professional tennis.[1]

Significant finals[edit]

Grand Slam tournaments[edit]

Mixed Doubles: 1 runner-up[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2012 French Open Clay Mexico Santiago González India Sania Mirza
India Mahesh Bhupathi
6–7(3–7), 1–6

Premier Mandatory/Premier 5 finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 title[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Winner 2012 Montreal Hard France Kristina Mladenovic Russia Nadia Petrova
Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
7–5, 2–6, [10–7]

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 10 (3–7)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (1–0)
Premier (0–2)
International (2–5)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–3)
Clay (2–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 9 August 2004 Orange Prokom Open, Sopot, Poland Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Spain Nuria Llagostera Vives
Spain Marta Marrero
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 25 April 2005 J&S Cup, Warsaw, Poland Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Ukraine Tatiana Perebiynis
Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 3. 18 July 2005 Internazionali Femminili di Palermo, Italy Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Italy Giulia Casoni
Ukraine Mariya Koryttseva
6–4, 3–6, 5–7
Runner-up 4. 10 January 2009 Brisbane International, Australia Hard Poland Alicja Rosolska Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld
United States Vania King
6–3, 5–7, [5–10]
Winner 1. 12 April 2009 Andalucia Tennis Experience, Marbella, Spain Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 5. 18 October 2009 Generali Ladies Linz, Austria Hard Poland Alicja Rosolska Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld
Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 8 January 2011 Brisbane International, Australia Hard Poland Alicja Rosolska Russia Alisa Kleybanova
Russia Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
3–6, 5–7
Runner-up 7. 21 May 2011 Brussels Open, Belgium Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková
Kazakhstan Galina Voskoboeva
6–3, 0–6, [5–10]
Winner 2. 26 May 2012 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France Clay Belarus Olga Govortsova South Africa Natalie Grandin
Czech Republic Vladimíra Uhlířová
6–7(4–7), 6–3, [10–3]
Winner 3. 12 August 2012 Rogers Cup, Montreal, Canada Hard France Kristina Mladenovic Russia Nadia Petrova
Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
7–5, 2–6, [10–7]

WTA 125 series finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 runner-up[edit]

Outcome Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 14 March 2016 San Antonio Open, United States Hard Australia Anastasia Rodionova Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld
United States Nicole Melichar
1–6, 3–6

ITF finals (12–9)[edit]

Singles (1–1)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (1–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 15 September 2003 Chieti, Italy Clay Sweden Aleksandra Srndovic 5–7, 1–6
Winner 1. 23 May 2004 Gdynia, Poland Clay Poland Magdalena Kiszczyńska 6–4, 3–6, 6–4

Doubles (11–8)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–3)
Clay (7–5)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Outcome No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 10 August 2003 $10,000 Gdynia, Poland Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Latvia Irina Kuzmina
Poland Monika Schneider
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 15 September 2003 $10,000 Chieti, Italy Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Netherlands Kika Hogendoorn
Austria Betina Pirker
3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Winner 2. 22 September 2003 $10,000 Gdynia, Poland Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Italy Claudia Ivone
Italy Giulia Meruzzi
6–0, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 1 February 2004 $10,000 Tipton, United Kingdom Hard (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska United Kingdom Rebecca Llewellyn
United Kingdom Melanie South
6–2, 1–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 9 February 2004 $25,000 Warsaw, Poland Hard (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska Hungary Zsófia Gubacsi
Hungary Kira Nagy
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 7 July 2004 $25,000 Grado, Italy Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Spain Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez
Romania Andreea Ehritt-Vanc
2–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 8 August 2004 $10,000 Gdynia, Poland Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Ukraine Natalia Bogdanova
Ukraine Valeria Bondarenko
6–2, 6–4
Winner 5. 31 August 2004 $10,000 Warsaw, Poland Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Slovakia Martina Babáková
Czech Republic Iveta Gerlová
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 7 February 2005 $25,000 Capriolo, Italy Hard (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska Ukraine Mariya Koryttseva
Finland Emma Laine
6–3, 4–6, 5–7
Winner 6. 8 April 2006 $75,000 Dinan, France Clay (i) Slovakia Henrieta Nagyová Romania Mădălina Gojnea
Poland Agnieszka Radwańska
3–6, 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 15 April 2006 $25,000 Biarritz, France Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Russia Nina Bratchikova
Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 9 September 2006 $75,000 Denain, France Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Switzerland Romina Oprandi
Germany Jasmin Woehr
6–4, 2–6, 4–6
Winner 7. 8 October 2006 $75,000 Barcelona, Spain Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Romania Edina Gallovits-Hall
Germany Vanessa Henke
6–1, 6–2
Winner 8. 28 October 2006 $75,000 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
Czech Republic Michaela Paštiková
6–1, 6–3
Winner 9. 1 December 2006 $50,000 Milan, Italy Carpet (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska Ukraine Mariya Koryttseva
Finland Emma Laine
6–7(5–7), 7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 7. 18 May 2007 $75,000 Zagreb, Croatia Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Finland Emma Laine
Hungary Ágnes Szávay
1–6, 2–6
Winner 10. 13 October 2007 $50,000 Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska Czech Republic Petra Cetkovská
Czech Republic Barbora Strýcová
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 8. 24 November 2007 $100,000 Poitiers, France Hard (i) Poland Alicja Rosolska Russia Alla Kudryavtseva
Russia Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
6–2, 4–6, [1–10]
Winner 11. 6 June 2008 $75,000 Rome, Italy Clay Poland Alicja Rosolska Russia Alina Jidkova
Canada Marie-Ève Pelletier
6–3, 6–1

Grand Slam doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 W-L
Australian Open 1R 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R A A QF 1R 7–8
French Open 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R A 1R 1R 1R 2–9
Wimbledon 1R 1R 2R 1R 2R 2R A 2R 1R 1R 4–9
US Open 2R 3R 2R 2R 1R 2R A A 1R A 6–7
Win-Loss 2–4 3–4 4–4 2–4 1–4 3–4 0–0 1–2 3–4 0–3 19–33
Olympic Games
Summer Olympics NH 1R Not Held 1R Not Held 1R 0–3

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