Matea Mezak

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Matea Mezak
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Country (sports)  Croatia
Residence Zagreb, Croatia
Born (1985-03-05) 5 March 1985 (age 32)
Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Turned pro 2002
Retired Active
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Singles
Career record 134–92
Career titles 1 ITF
Highest ranking 208 (4 July 2005)
Doubles
Career record 82–54
Career titles 6 ITF
Highest ranking 135 (2 October 2006)
Last updated on: 3 September 2010.

Matea Mezak (born 5 March 1985) is a Croatian professional tennis player. She has been on the ITF circuit since 2004, with six doubles titles and five singles wins. Mezak, along with Svetlana Kuznetsova, reached 2002 Australian Open junior doubles competition and lost to Indonesian Angelique Widjaja and Argentine Gisela Dulko.

Mezak was on the Croatia Fed Cup team in 2005 and 2006. Her preferred surface is hard, and her coach is Ivan Humić.

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

Singles finals 12 (6–6)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Location Surface Opponent in final Score
Winner 1. 2 February 2003 Tipton, United Kingdom Hard Kazakhstan Galina Voskoboeva 4–6 6–4 6–4
Runner-up 2. 6 April 2003 Makarska, Croatia Clay Argentina Natalia Garbellotto 6–7(5) 5–7
Runner-up 3. 18 May 2003 Casale, Italy Clay Italy Silvia Disderi 1–6 6–1 2–6
Winner 4. 16 May 2004 Casale, Italy Clay Switzerland Romina Oprandi 2–0 RET
Runner-up 5. 23 May 2004 Zadar, Croatia Clay Luxembourg Mandy Minella 5–7 7–5 4–6
Winner 6. 19 October 2008 Casale, Italy Clay Italy Silvia Disderi 7–5 2–6 6–1
Runner-up 7. 26 October 2008 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay Czech Republic Darina Sedenkova 6–4 0–6 4–6
Runner-up 8. 30 August 2009 Braunschweig, Germany Clay Germany Korina Perkovic 6–2 3–6 2–6
Winner 9. 20 September 2009 Doboj, Bosnia and Herzegovina Clay Serbia Tamara Čurović 4–6 6–2 6–4
Winner 10. 25 October 2009 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay Hungary Réka-Luca Jani 0–6 7–5 7–6(4)
Runner-up 11. 8 November 2009 Sunderland, United Kingdom Hard Hungary Tímea Babos 6–7(2) 4–6
Winner 12. 15 November 2009 Jersey, United Kingdom Hard Hungary Tímea Babos 6–2 6–3

Doubles finals 14 (6–8)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Location Surface Partnering Opponent in final Score
Runner-up 1. 24 November 2002 Zagreb, Croatia Hard Croatia Jelena Kostanić Tošić Bosnia and Herzegovina Mervana Jugić-Salkić
Croatia Karolina Šprem
2–6 4–6
Runner-up 2. 27 July 2003 Ancona, Italy Clay Croatia Petra Dizdar Argentina María José Argeri
Italy Giulia Meruzzi
3–6 3–6
Runner-up 3. 18 July 2004 Monteroni, Italy Clay Croatia Nadja Pavic Italy Valentina Sulpizio
Czech Republic Sandra Záhlavová
5–7 6–4 6–7(5)
Winner 4. 16 October 2005 Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard Croatia Jelena Kostanić Tošić Hungary Zsófia Gubacsi
Belarus Darya Kustova
6–4 6–4
Winner 5. February 2006 Jersey, United Kingdom Hard Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková United Kingdom Katie O'Brien
United Kingdom Melanie South
6–3 6–1
Winner 6. 1 April 2006 Poza Rica, Mexico Hard Czech Republic Renata Voráčová Hungary Zsófia Gubacsi
Hungary Kyra Nagy
6–2 1–0 RET
Winner 7. 15 April 2006 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay Hungary Zsófia Gubacsi Brazil Joana Cortez
Spain María José Martínez Sánchez
4–6 6–4 6–4
Runner-up 8. 7 May 2006 Antalya, Turkey Clay Turkey İpek Şenoğlu Israel Tzipi Obziler
Switzerland Romina Oprandi
6–4 4–6 0–6
Runner-up 9. 26 May 2006 La Palma, Spain Hard Croatia Nadja Pavic Czech Republic Petra Kvitová
Poland Karolina Kosińska
6–4 3–6 4–6
Runner-up 10. 28 July 2006 Monteroni d'Arbia, Italy Clay Croatia Nika Ožegović Italy Valentina Sassi
France Aurélie Védy
7–5 2–4 0–6
Winner 11. 21 July 2006 Rome, Italy Clay Croatia Nika Ožegović Croatia Darija Jurak
Hungary Kyra Nagy
6–2 6–3
Winner 12. 16 September 2006 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay Croatia Nika Ožegović Montenegro Danica Krstajić
Slovenia Maša Zec Peškirič
6–4 6–3
Runner-up 13. 18 February 2013 Kreuzlingen, Switzerland Carpet (i) Croatia Silvia Njirić Switzerland Timea Bacsinszky
Switzerland Xenia Knoll
3-6 2-6
Runner-up 14. 12 May 2013 Athens, Greece Hard Croatia Silvia Njirić United States Erin Clark
United Kingdom Francesca Stephenson
7-5 3-6 8-10

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