Adriana Serra Zanetti

Adriana Serra Zanetti (born 5 March 1976; Italian pronunciation: [adriˈaːna ˈsɛrra dzaˈnetti]) is a retired Italian tennis player.

Adriana Serra Zanetti
Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceModena, Italy
Born (1976-03-05) 5 March 1976 (age 44)
Modena
Height1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Turned pro1992
Retired2007
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$787,665
Singles
Career record296–343
Career titles1 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 38 (11 February 2002)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQF (2002)
French Open4R (1995)
Wimbledon2R (2001)
US Open1R (1994–1996, 2001–2003)
Doubles
Career record97–129
Career titles3 WTA
Highest rankingNo. 69 (17 June 2002)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2004)
French Open2R (2004)
Wimbledon1R (1998, 2002–2004)
US Open1R (2002, 2004)
Team competitions
Fed Cup9–7

On 11 February 2002, she achieved her career-high singles ranking of world No. 38. On 17 June 2002, she peaked at No. 69 in the doubles rankings. In her career, she won three WTA doubles titles, as well as one singles titles ITF.

Serra Zanetti reached one Grand Slam quarterfinal in singles, at the 2002 Australian Open.

Adriana Serra Zanetti was born Modena, and her younger sister Antonella who is also a tennis player.

Adriana Serra Zanetti retired from the professional tour 2007.

WTA finalsEdit

Doubles (3–1)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 17 September 2001 Québec, Canada Carpet (i)   Samantha Reeves   Klára Koukalová
  Alena Vašková
7–5, 4–6, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 7 January 2002 Canberra, Australia Hard   Samantha Reeves   Nannie de Villiers
  Irina Selyutina
2–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 7 July 2003 Palermo, Italy Clay   Emily Stellato   María José Martínez Sánchez
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–4, 6–2
Winner 4. 11 October 2004 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard   Antonella Serra Zanetti   Marion Bartoli
  Mara Santangelo
1–6, 6–3, 6–4

ITF FinalsEdit

Singles (1–3)Edit

$75,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 2 November 1997 Ramat HaSharon, Israel Hard   Katarina Srebotnik 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 30 November 1997 Nuriootpa, Australia Hard   Aleksandra Olsza 1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 3. 6 December 1998 Bogotá, Colombia Clay   Fabiola Zuluaga 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 4. 11 February 2001 Rockford, United States Hard   Jill Craybas 4-6, 3-6

Doubles (0–4)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 7 June 1993 Caserta, Italy Clay   Paula Cabezas   Karin Lušnic
  Maja Murić
6–2, 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 9 October 2000 Welwyn, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Antonella Serra Zanetti   Shelley Stephens
  Dragana Zarić
0-4, 3-5, 1-4
Runner-up 3. 12 October 2003 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Flavia Pennetta   Zsófia Gubacsi
  Kira Nagy
6–2, 2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 4. 18 September 2006 Lecce, Italy Clay   Kildine Chevalier   Ekaterina Lopes
  Teodora Mirčić
6–7(4), 4–6

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