Varvara Flink

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Varvara Flink
Варвара Флинк
Varvara Flink (14938799638).jpg
Country (sports)  Russia
Born (1996-12-13) 13 December 1996 (age 20)
Moscow, Russia
Plays Right Handed (Double Handed Backhand)
Singles
Career record 119–62
Career titles 0 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 218 (14 November 2016)
Current ranking No. 239 (22 May 2017)
Doubles
Career record 21-24
Career titles 0 WTA, 2 ITF
Highest ranking No. 471 (1 April 2013)
Current ranking No. 819 (22 May 2017)
Last updated on: 22 May 2017.

Varvara Alexandrovna Flink (Russian: Варвара Александровна Флинк; born 13 December 1996) is a Russian tennis player. She achieved her career high WTA singles ranking of 218 on 14 November 2016. Flink won her first ITF singles title on 21 May 2017. In doubles, Flink has two ITF titles. The first was in Monastir, Tunisia, in 2012. By winning the doubles title, Flink reached her highest doubles ranking of 471 on 1 April 2013. Flink reached two singles semifinals in 2013, one in Dubrovnik and the other in Seoul.

Flink made her WTA debut at the 2012 Baku Cup, where she lost in the first round of the singles tournament to Thai Tamarine Tanasugarn 6–3 3–6 2–6. In doubles, she partnered up with Patricia Mayr-Achleitner to reach the quarterfinals, where they lost to Eva Birnerova and Alberta Brianti 4–6 2–6.

On the ITF junior circuit, Flink achieved a new career high ranking of World Number 6 following her win at the Grade A Copa Gerdau in Brazil in March 2013. Later that year, she achieved more success, reaching the final at the Osaka Mayor's Cup and winning the Dunlop Orange Bowl. She ended the year ranked world number 3 junior.

ITF circuit finals: 7 (3–4)[edit]

Singles: 5 (1–4)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–4)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 21 February 2016 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard Bulgaria Julia Terziyska 4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 28 February 2016 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková 1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 3. 6 March 2016 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard Slovakia Viktória Kužmová 6–4, 2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 4. 30 October 2016 Tampico, Mexico Hard Russia Sofya Zhuk 4–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 21 May 2017 Antalya, Turkey Clay Argentina María Lourdes Carlé 6–4, 7–6(7–5)

Doubles: 2 (2–0)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–0)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 3 November 2012 Monastir, Tunisia Hard Netherlands Jaimy-Gayle van de Wal Netherlands Valeria Podda
Netherlands Lisanne van Riet
6–3, 6–2
Winner 2. 3 October 2015 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard Russia Veronica Miroshnichenko Sweden Jacqueline Cabaj Awad
Czech Republic Martina Přádová
6–3, 6–4

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