Tetyana Arefyeva

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Tetyana Arefyeva
Тетяна Арефиева
Country (sports) Ukraine Ukraine
Born (1991-03-09) 9 March 1991 (age 26)[1]
Kiev, Ukraine
Turned pro 2005
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$ 95,011
Career record 186–168
Career titles 0 WTA (2 ITF)
Highest ranking No. 241 (19 March 2012)
Current ranking No. 264 (7 October 2013)
Career record 76–81
Career titles 0 WTA (2 ITF)
Highest ranking No. 182 (29 August 2011)
Current ranking No. 460 (7 October 2013)
Last updated on: 12 October 2013.

Tetyana Serhiivna Arefyeva (Ukrainian: Тетяна Сергіївна Арефиева) is a Ukrainian tennis player. She began tennis at the age of 6 and is coached by Igor Dernovskyy. She mainly plays on the ITF Women's Circuit.


Tetyana played her first professional tournament at the $10,000 tournament in Kiev. She received a wildcard into the tournament.


Tetyana played in Kiev once more, this time advancing past the first round, before losing to Agnese Zucchini 6–1, 0–6, 6–3. She also played in Kharkiv and Volos. She qualified for Kharkiv and received a wildcard into Volos. She played in the qualifying draws of all the ITF Cairo tournaments. She fell in qualifying for all three of them. But she managed to win two doubles matches in Cairo.


Tetyana played lots more tournaments on the ITF Circuits, reaching a quarter final at Tampere in Finland. She finished the year ranked at 769. In doubles Tetyana teamed with Elena Jirnova to reach the final at Gausdal in Norway.


In February 2008 Tetyana won her first ITF title at Melilla in Spain. She also reached finals in Astana and Athens but she lost in the final to Alice Moroni and Zarina Diyas respectively. She also reached a final in Arezzo but lost 7–5, 6–1. She ended the year ranked 613 in singles and 727 in doubles.


In 2009 Tetyana became 18 and began a series of successful results. In Portimão in Portugal she reached the semi final defeating Stéphanie Vongsouthi en route. She lost to Sandra Soler-Sola in the semi final 4–6, 6–1, 6–0. She completed back-to-back finals at Antalya-Belek and Almaty She lost in Turkey to Irini Georgatou but won Almaty, defeating Daria Kuchmina. At the $25,000 event in Namangan, Uzbekistan Tetyana reached the final by defeating Ksenia Palkina, Çağla Büyükakçay and Sofia Kvatsabaia. She lost in the final to Kristina Antoniychuk 6–0, 6–1.

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

Singles: 7 (2–5)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 23 February 2008 Melilla, Spain Hard Bulgaria Dessislava Mladenova 6–1, 7–6
Runner-up 2. 24 March 2008 Athens, Greece Hard Italy Alice Moroni 3-6, 4-6
Runner-up 3. 17 November 2008 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard Kazakhstan Zarina Diyas 5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 13 April 2009 Antalya, Turkey Hard Greece Eirini Georgatou 3–6 7–6 5–7
Winner 5. 20 April 2009 Almaty, Kazakhstan Hard Russia Daria Kuchmina 6-2 6-1
Runner-up 6. 27 April 2009 Namangan, Uzbekistan Hard Ukraine Kristina Antoniychuk 0-6, 1–6
Runner-up 7. 25 April 2011 Karshi, Uzbekistan Hard Australia Isabella Holland 5–7, 4–6

Doubles: 9 (2–7)[edit]

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 22 July 2007 Gausdal, Norway Hard Ukraine Elena Jirnova Slovenia Maja Kambič
Slovenia Petra Pajalič
6–7, 7–5, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 11 February 2008 Arezzo, Italy Clay Belgium Aude Vermoezen Italy Giulia Gatto-Monticone
Italy Federica Quercia
5–7, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 13 April 2009 Antalya, Turkey Hard Ukraine Anastasiya Lytovchenko Turkey Çağla Büyükakçay
Turkey Pemra Özgen
4–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 20 April 2009 Almaty, Kazakhstan Hard Ukraine Anastasiya Lytovchenko Belarus Ima Bohush
Russia Eugeniya Pashkova
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 28 June 2010 Ystad, Sweden Clay Ukraine Anastasiya Lytovchenko Bosnia and Herzegovina Mervana Jugić-Salkić
Finland Emma Laine
1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 6. 1 November 2010 Ismaning, Germany Carpet Ukraine Yuliana Fedak Germany Kristina Barrois
Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld
1–6, 6–7
Runner-up 7. 6 December 2010 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Ukraine Yuliana Fedak Russia Elena Chalova
Kyrgyzstan Ksenia Palkina
2–6, 4–6
Winner 8. 25 April 2011 Karshi, Uzbekistan Hard Russia Eugeniya Pashkova Australia Isabella Holland
United Kingdom Naomi Broady
6–7, 7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 9. 11 March 2013 Orlando, United States Clay Czech Republic Kateřina Kramperová Czech Republic Nikola Fraňková
Brazil Nathalia Rossi
5–7, 6–2, 8–10


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