Olga Savchuk

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Olga Savchuk
Ольга Савчук
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Savchuck in 2014
Country (sports)  Ukraine
Residence Nassau, Bahamas
Born (1987-09-20) September 20, 1987 (age 29)
Makiivka, Ukrainian SSR (nowadays Ukraine)
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Turned pro 2004
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $ 1,202,481
Singles
Career record 338–302
Career titles 0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 79 (19 May 2008)
Current ranking No. 187 (8 February 2016)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2006)
French Open 2R (2007)
Wimbledon 1R (2006, 2008)
US Open 1R (2006, 2007, 2010)
Doubles
Career record 212–188
Career titles 2 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest ranking No. 44 (3 August 2015)
Current ranking No. 48 (8 February 2016)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2009, 2010, 2011)
French Open 2R (2009, 2015)
Wimbledon 2R (2010, 2013, 2015)
US Open 2R (2011, 2014, 2015)
Last updated on: 8 February 2016.

Olga Mykolayivna Savchuk (Ukrainian: Ольга Миколаївна Савчук, born 20 September 1987) is a female tennis player.

Her best accomplishment to date was reaching the third round of the 2006 Australian Open. Her career high ranking was #79, achieved on May 19, 2008.

Career[edit]

On August 5, 2007 in Washington, D.C. Savchuk reached the Legg Mason USTA Women's Pro Circuit Finals as the number two seed, but was defeated by Melinda Czink of Hungary, 7–5, 7–5.

Savchuk won two doubles titles on the WTA Tour, Tashkent Open where she won with Raluca Olaru 2008, and 2014 BNP Paribas Katowice Open where she won with Yuliya Beygelzimer 2014. She has won one WTA 125K series doubles titles, at the Ningbo International Women's Tennis Open where she won with Arina Rodionova 2014.

She was also the runner-up in doubles final Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas with Anastasiya Yakimova 2010, BMW Malaysian Open with Yuliya Beygelzimer 2015, Swedish Open with Tatjana Maria 2015, Baku Cup with Vitalia Diatchenko 2015.

The winner of three singles and seven doubles ITF Circuit titles. On 19 May 2008, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 79. On 3 August 2015, she peaked at world number 44 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for Ukraine at the Fed Cup, Savchuk has a win–loss 16–6.

Personal life[edit]

Olga Savchuk currently resides in Nassau, Bahamas.

WTA and WTA 125 Series finals[edit]

Doubles: 7 (3 titles, 4 runners-up)[edit]

Winner — Legend (pre/post 2010)
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 (2–4)
WTA 125 series (1–0)
Finals by surface
Hard (3–2)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 5 October 2008 Tashkent Open,Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard Romania Raluca Olaru Russia Nina Bratchikova
Germany Kathrin Wörle
5–7, 7–5, [10–7]
Runner-up 1. 21 February 2010 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia Clay Belarus Anastasiya Yakimova Argentina Gisela Dulko
Romania Edina Gallovits-Hall
2–6, 6–7(6–8)
Winner 2. 13 April 2014 BNP Paribas Katowice Open, Katowice, Poland Hard (i) Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer Czech Republic Klára Koukalová
Romania Monica Niculescu
6–4, 5–7, [10–7]
Winner 3. 2 November 2014 Ningbo International Women's Tennis Open, Ningbo, China Hard Australia Arina Rodionova China Han Xinyun
China Zhang Kailin
4–6, 7–6(7–2), [10–6]
Runner-up 2. 8 March 2015 BMW Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Hard Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer China Liang Chen
China Wang Yafan
6–4, 3–6, [4–10]
Runner-up 3. 19 July 2015 Swedish Open, Båstad, Sweden Clay Germany Tatjana Maria Netherlands Kiki Bertens
Sweden Johanna Larsson
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 2 August 2015 Baku Cup, Baku, Azerbaijan Hard Russia Vitalia Diatchenko Russia Margarita Gasparyan
Russia Alexandra Panova
3–6, 5–7

ITF finals[edit]

Singles (10) (3–7)[edit]

Finals by category
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 23 Jun 2003 Elektrostal, Russia Hard Russia Ekaterina Kirianova 6–3, 6–0
Runner-up 2. 1 Sep 2003 Zhukovskiy, Russia Clay Ukraine Alona Bondarenko 2–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 1 Sep 2003 Minsk, Belarus Carpet Belarus Anastasiya Yakimova 6–4, 6–4
Winner 4. 14 Feb 2005 Bromma, Sweden Carpet Finland Emma Laine 6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 29 Jul 2007 Washington D.C., USA Hard Hungary Melinda Czink[1] 5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 6. 19 Nov 2007 Opole, Poland Carpet Ukraine Oxana Lyubtsova 6–2, 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 5 Oct 2009 Tokyo, Japan Hard France Julie Coin 6–7, 6–4, 6–7
Runner-up 8. 14 May 2012 Casablanca, Morocco Clay Spain Arantxa Parra Santonja 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 9. 10 March 2013 Irapuato, Mexico Clay Serbia Aleksandra Krunić 6–7(4–7) 4–6
Runner-up 10. 26 October 2013 Casablanca, Morocco Clay Russia Victoria Kan 4–6, 4–6

Performance timelines[edit]

Singles[edit]

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A 3R 1R 1R A Q1 Q2 Q3 Q2 Q3 2–3
French Open A 1R 2R 1R Q2 Q1 Q2 Q1 Q2 Q2 1–3
Wimbledon Q1 1R Q2 1R Q1 Q1 Q2 Q2 Q1 Q1 0–2
US Open Q2 1R 1R Q3 Q2 1R Q2 Q1 Q2 Q1 0–3
Win–Loss 0–0 2–4 1–3 0–3 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 3–11

Doubles[edit]

Tournament 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A 1R 2R 2R 2R 1R A 1R 1R 3–7
French Open A A 1R 2R 1R 1R A A 1R 2R 2–6
Wimbledon A A 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R 1R 2R 3–8
US Open 1R A A 1R 1R 2R 1R A 2R 2R 3–7
Win–Loss 0–1 0–0 0–3 2–4 2–4 2–4 0–3 1–1 1–4 3–4 11–28

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