María Vento-Kabchi

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María Vento-Kabchi
Country (sports)  Venezuela
Residence Caracas, Venezuela
Miami, Florida, United States
Born (1974-05-24) 24 May 1974 (age 42)
Caracas, Venezuela
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro 25 February 1994
Retired 2006
Plays Right-handed
(two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,591,803
Singles
Career record 361–324
Career titles 0 WTA, 7 ITF
Highest ranking No. 26 (19 July 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2001)
French Open 2R (2004)
Wimbledon 4R (1997)
US Open 4R (2005)
Doubles
Career record 153–157
Career titles 4 WTA, 2 ITF
Highest ranking No. 15 (26 July 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2004)
French Open 2R (2002, 2003, 2005, 2006)
Wimbledon QF (2003, 2004)
US Open QF (2003)

María Alejandra Vento-Kabchi (born 24 May 1974) is a former professional female tennis player from Venezuela. On July 19, 2004 she reached her career-high singles ranking: World No. 26.

In her career she has not yet won a singles title but she has won 4 titles in doubles.

Vento-Kabchi reached the fourth round of the US Open in 2005, where she was heavily defeated by the eventual champion, Kim Clijsters. Vento-Kabchi likened the defeat to being "run over by a truck".[1]

As of June 26, 2006, she is ranked 133rd in the WTA rankings.

She has got $1,591,803 prize money in total. Her best result in Grand Slam is entering 4th round in Wimbledon (1997) and US Open (2005).

Vento-Kabchi retired from tennis 2006.

WTA career finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0)
Olympic Gold (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 Championship Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. January 11, 1998 Gold Coast, Australia Hard Japan Ai Sugiyama 5–7, 0–6

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