Maureen Drake

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Maureen Drake
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Country (sports)  Canada
Residence Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Born (1971-03-21) March 21, 1971 (age 46)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro June 1991
Retired 2011–2014; Active
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $793,293
Singles
Career record 449–384
Career titles 0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest ranking No. 47 (September 13, 1999)
Current ranking No. 1119 (January 18, 2016)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (1999)
French Open 1R (1999, 2000)
Wimbledon 3R (2002)
US Open 1R (1990, 1999, 2003, 2004)
Doubles
Career record 153–182
Career titles 0 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest ranking No. 77 (October 30, 2006)
Current ranking No. 1258 (January 18, 2016)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2005)
French Open 2R (1999)
Wimbledon 2R (1998, 2006)
US Open 1R (1998, 1999)
Last updated on: January 18, 2016.

Maureen Elizabeth Drake (born March 21, 1971)[1] is a Canadian professional tennis player.

Her career-high WTA singles ranking is No. 47, which she reached on September 13, 1999. Her career high doubles ranking is No. 77, set on October 30, 2006.

After Drake qualified for the round of 16 at the 1999 Australian Open, Canada did not have a Canadian reach the fourth round of a Grand Slam event until Aleksandra Wozniak at the French Open in 2009.[2]

Drake retired in April 2011 but returned to professional tennis in July 2014. She is among the oldest players on the WTA tour.

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (1 runner-up)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (0–1)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner–up 1. September 28, 1997 Tier IV Commonwealth Bank Tennis Classic, Indonesia Hard Canada Renata Kolbovic Australia Kerry-Anne Guse
Japan Rika Hiraki
1–6, 6–7(5–7)

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

Singles: 18 (6 titles, 12 runners-up)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments (0–0)
$75,000 tournaments (0–1)
$50,000 tournaments (0–3)
$25,000 tournaments (5–7)
$10,000 tournaments (1–1)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner–up 1. July 23, 1990 $25,000 Evansville, United States Hard United States Halle Carroll 3–6, 4–6
Runner–up 2. September 28, 1992 $25,000 Salisbury, United States Hard United States Beverly Bowes 3–6, 2–6
Runner–up 3. October 19, 1992 $25,000 Potosí, Mexico Hard Mexico Angélica Gavaldón 1–6, 4–6
Winner 1. February 22, 1993 $25,000 Miami, United States Hard United States Beverly Bowes 4–6, 7–5, 6–1
Runner–up 4. June 21, 1993 $10,000 Hilton Head Island, United States Hard United States Halle Carroll 7–6(7–3), 2–6, 6–7(3–7)
Runner–up 5. February 27, 1994 $25,000 Miami, United States Hard United States Elly Hakami 5–7, 3–6
Winner 2. June 27, 1994 $10,000 Columbia, United States Hard United States Anne Miller 6–3, 6–3
Runner–up 6. June 19, 1995 $25,000 Peachtree, United States Hard United States Anne Miller 3–6, 2–6
Winner 3. July 31, 1995 $25,000 Mississauga, Canada Hard United States Kori Davidson 6–4, 6–0
Runner–up 7. July 20, 1997 $25,000 Clearwater, United States Hard United States Karin Miller 3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Winner 4. April 26, 1998 $25,000 Industry Hills, United States Hard United States Lilia Osterloh 6–4, 6–4
Winner 5. November 22, 1998 $25,000 Caracas, Venezuela Hard Brazil Vanessa Menga 6–1, 6–2
Runner–up 8. February 24, 2002 $25,000 Columbus, United States Hard (i) France Marion Bartoli 2–6, 3–6
Winner 6. March 31, 2002 $25,000 Lawrenceville, United States Hard United States Teryn Ashley 6–3, 6–4
Runner–up 9. April 14, 2002 $50,000 Naples, United States Clay Russia Vera Zvonareva 1–6, 3–6
Runner–up 10. July 4, 2004 $50,000 Los Gatos, United States Hard Russia Lioudmila Skavronskaia 6–7(0–7), 4–6
Runner–up 11. July 25, 2004 $50,000 Schenectady, United States Hard United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands 3–6, 1–6
Runner–up 12. September 25, 2005 $75,000 Albuquerque, United States Hard Russia Anastasia Rodionova 2–6, 3–6

Doubles: 20 (8 titles, 12 runners-up)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments (0–0)
$75,000 tournaments (1–2)
$50,000 tournaments (2–2)
$25,000 tournaments (4–8)
$10,000 tournaments (1–0)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. February 21, 1994 $25,000 Miami, United States Hard United States Audra Keller United States Beverly Bowes
Poland Katharzyna Teodorowicz
4–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner–up 1. July 11, 1994 $25,000 Evansville, United States Hard Canada Mélanie Bernard United States Michelle Jackson Nobrega
United States Shannan McCarthy
6–4, 6–7(4–7), 3–6
Runner–up 2. October 3, 1994 $25,000 Rancho Mirage, United States Hard United States Audra Keller United States Cammy MacGregor
United States Stephanie Reece
6–0, 5–7, 4–6
Runner–up 3. July 21, 1996 $50,000 Wilmington, United States Hard United States Meilen Tu United States Erika de Lone
Australia Nicole Pratt
5–7, 6–7(2–7)
Runner–up 4. July 20, 1997 $25,000 Clearwater, United States Hard United States Lindsay Lee-Waters United Kingdom Julie Pullin
United Kingdom Amanda Wainwright
4–6, 4–6
Winner 2. January 18, 1998 $10,000 Delray Beach, United States Hard Canada Renata Kolbovic United States Jean Okada
United States Keri Phebus
7–6(7–3), 6–4
Winner 3. February 1, 1998 $25,000 Clearwater, United States Hard Canada Renata Kolbovic Puerto Rico Kristina Brandi
United States Karin Miller
4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Runner–up 5. May 10, 1998 $25,000 Midlothian, United States Clay Canada Renata Kolbovic Australia Trudi Musgrave
United States Brie Rippner
3–6, 3–6
Runner–up 6. May 17, 1998 $25,000 Haines City, United States Clay Canada Renata Kolbovic South Africa Esme De Villiers
South Africa Jessica Steck
3–6, 2–6
Runner–up 7. October 4, 1998 $75,000 Santa Clara, United States Hard United States Lindsay Lee-Waters Zimbabwe Cara Black
Kazakhstan Irina Selyutina
4–6, 7–5, 3–6
Winner 4. November 1, 1998 $50,000 Austin, United States Hard United States Lindsay Lee-Waters South Africa Esme De Villiers
South Africa Liezel Huber
6–1, 6–1
Runner–up 8. November 22, 1998 $25,000 Caracas, Venezuela Hard Germany Caroline Schneider Brazil Vanessa Menga
Spain Alicia Ortuño
3–6, 7–5, 3–6
Runner–up 9. May 13, 2001 $25,000 Midlothian, United States Clay Canada Diana Srebrovic United States Jennifer Russell
United States Abigail Spears
6–7(2–7), 6–1, 2–6
Runner–up 10. September 28, 2003 $25,000 Raleigh, United States Clay Romania Edina Gallovits-Hall Brazil Maria Fernanda Alves
United States Tiffany Dabek
6–2, 3–6, 1–6
Winner 5. October 12, 2003 $25,000 Lafayette, United States Clay United States Lindsay Lee-Waters Mexico Jessica Fernández
United States Kara Molony-Hussey
6–2, 6–3
Winner 6. September 26, 2004 $75,000 Albuquerque, United States Hard United States Carly Gullickson Canada Stéphanie Dubois
Argentina María Emilia Salerni
6–3, 7–6(8–6)
Runner–up 11. October 24, 2004 $50,000 Cary, United States Clay Japan Nana Smith Romania Ruxandra Dragomir
United States Samantha Reeves
6–4, 3–6, 3–6
Winner 7. January 22, 2006 $25,000 Fort Walton Beach, United States Hard Czech Republic Vladimíra Uhlířová Slovakia Zuzana Kučová
South Africa Chanelle Scheepers
2–6, 6–4, 7–5
Runner–up 12. February 11, 2007 $75,000 Midland, United States Hard (i) Canada Stéphanie Dubois United States Laura Granville
United States Abigail Spears
4–6, 6–3, 3–6
Winner 8. November 21, 2009 $50,000 Toronto, Canada Hard (i) Canada Marianne Jodoin Canada Sharon Fichman
United States Mashona Washington
2–3 ret.

Singles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open Absent 1R A 1R Q2 Q1 Absent 4R 1R A Q1 1R 1R Q1 0 / 6 3–6 33%
French Open Q1 Absent Q3 Q2 Absent Q1 Q1 A Q1 1R 1R Q2 Q2 Q1 Q1 Q1 0 / 2 0–2 0%
Wimbledon Absent 1R Q2 Q2 2R 1R 2R 3R 2R Q2 Q1 0 / 6 5–6 45%
US Open Absent 1R Q1 Q1 Q1 Q1 Q1 Q3 Q2 Q1 1R Q1 Q1 Q2 1R 1R Q1 0 / 4 0–4 0%
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–2 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 4–4 0–3 1–1 2–1 1–3 0–2 0–0 0 / 18 8–18 31%

Doubles performance timeline[edit]

Tournament 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open 1R Absent 1R Absent 2R A 0 / 3 1–3 25%
French Open Absent 2R Absent 1R 0 / 2 1–2 33%
Wimbledon Absent 2R 1R Absent Q1 Q1 2R 0 / 3 2–3 40%
US Open Absent 1R 1R Absent 0 / 2 0–2 0%
Win–Loss 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–2 1–4 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–2 0 / 10 4–10 29%

Record against top-50 players[edit]

Drake's win-loss record (14–54, 21%) against players who were ranked world No. 50 or higher when played is as follows:[3]
Players who have been ranked world No. 1 are in boldface.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Has a 6–1 overall record vs. Kremer
  2. ^ Has a 1–2 overall record vs. Rittner
  3. ^ Has a 3–1 overall record vs. Brandi
  4. ^ Has a 1–2 overall record vs. Black
  5. ^ Has a 2–1 overall record vs. Mikaelian
  6. ^ Has a 2–1 overall record vs. Cho
  7. ^ Has a 2–2 overall record vs. Tanasugarn
  8. ^ Has a 0–2 overall record vs. Davenport
  9. ^ Has a 0–2 overall record vs. Sugiyama
  10. ^ Has a 0–2 overall record vs. Serna
  11. ^ Has a 0–3 overall record vs. Medvedeva
  12. ^ Has a 0–2 overall record vs. Bradtke
  13. ^ Has a 1–5 overall record vs. de Swardt
  14. ^ Has a 1–3 overall record vs. Ruano Pascual
  15. ^ Has a 0–2 overall record vs. Helgeson-Nielsen
  16. ^ Has a 0–3 overall record vs. Lee-Waters
  17. ^ Has a 1–5 overall record vs. Tu
  18. ^ Has a 0–3 overall record vs. Tatarkova
  19. ^ Has a 0–2 overall record vs. Barna
  20. ^ Has a 1–2 overall record vs. Srebotnik
  21. ^ Has a 1–3 overall record vs. Fernández
  22. ^ Has a 0–4 overall record vs. Rubin

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Player Stats - Maureen Drake". CBS5.com. Retrieved October 6, 2008. 
  2. ^ "Wozniak bests clay specialist at French Open; Nestor advances". CBC Sports. Retrieved May 30, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Results". WTATennis.com. Retrieved July 26, 2016. 

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