Andrea Benítez

Andrea Benítez (American Spanish: [anˈdɾea βeˈnites];[a] born 10 May 1986) is a retired Argentine tennis player.

Andrea Benítez
Country (sports) Argentina
Born (1986-05-10) 10 May 1986 (age 35)
Formosa, Argentina
Turned pro2002
Retired2013
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$85,674
Singles
Career record241–141
Career titles11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 251 (15 May 2006)
Doubles
Career record204–101
Career titles26 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 269 (22 October 2007)

She won 11 singles and 26 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit in her career. Her best WTA singles ranking is 251, which she reached on 15 May 2006. Her career-high in doubles is 269, achieved on 22 October 2007.

Benítez made her WTA Tour main-draw debut at the 2006 Copa Colsanitas after coming through the qualifying rounds, in the doubles event partnering Betina Jozami.[1]

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 20 (11 titles, 9 runner-ups)Edit

Result Date Tier Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win May 2004 10,000 ITF Mérida, Mexico Hard   Maria Wolfbrandt 6–4, 6–3
Loss Jun 2004 10,000 ITF Brașov, Romania Clay   Mihaela Buzărnescu 3–6, 5–7
Win Aug 2004 10,000 ITF Trecastagni, Italy Hard   Veronika Chvojková 6–4, 4–6, 6–3
Loss Nov 2004 10,000 ITF Salta, Argentina Clay   Soledad Esperón 3–6, 3–6
Win May 2005 10,000 ITF Monterrey, Mexico Hard   Daniela Múñoz Gallegos w/o
Win Jun 2005 10,000 ITF Santa Tecla, El Salvador Clay   Andrea Koch Benvenuto 6–3, 6–0
Win Jul 2007 10,000 ITF Arad, Romania Clay   Vanesa Furlanetto 3–6, 7–5, 6–3
Loss Nov 2007 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay   María Irigoyen 1–6, 1–6
Loss May 2008 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires Clay   María Fernanda Álvarez Terán 6–7(4–7), 6–0, 0–6
Win Sep 2010 10,000 ITF Celaya, Mexico Clay   Elizabeth Ferris 6–0, 1–1 ret.
Loss Oct 2010 10,000 ITF Mexico City, Mexico Hard   Yasmin Schnack 3–6, 1–6
Loss Mar 2011 10,000 ITF Concepción, Chile Clay   Aleksandrina Naydenova 6–1, 4–6, 4–6
Win Apr 2011 10,000 ITF Córdoba, Argentina Hard   Catalina Pella 6–3, 6–3
Win Apr 2011 10,000 ITF São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Karolina Nowak 7–6(7–4), 4–6, 6–2
Win May 2011 10,000 ITF Itaparica Island, Brazil Hard   Aranza Salut 6–2, 6–3
Win May 2011 10,000 ITF Itaparica Island Hard   Vanesa Furlanetto 6–2, 6–3
Win Jun 2011 10,000 ITF Santos, Brazil Clay   Carla Forte 6–0, 6–1
Loss Oct 2012 10,000 ITF Asunción, Paraguay Clay   Eduarda Piai 3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Loss Mar 2013 10,000 ITF Ribeirão Preto, Brazil Clay   Beatriz Haddad Maia 6–7(2–7), 2–6
Loss Nov 2013 10,000 ITF São Paulo Clay   Gabriela Cé 6–7(5–7), 5–7

Doubles: 45 (26 titles, 19 runner-ups)Edit

Result Date Tier Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 8 September 2003 10,000 ITF Santiago, Chile Clay   Virginia Donda   María José Argeri
  Letícia Sobral
2–6, 2–6
Loss 3 May 2004 10,000 ITF Mérida, Mexico Hard   Betina Jozami   Erika Clarke
  Anne Mall
5–7, 5–7
Loss 7 June 2004 10,000 ITF Pitești, Romania Clay   Estefanía Craciún   Mihaela Buzărnescu
  Gabriela Niculescu
4–6, 4–6
Loss 5 July 2004 10,000 ITF Getxo, Spain Clay   Estefanía Craciún   Anna Font
  Carla Suárez Navarro
2–6, 3–6
Win 2 August 2004 10,000 ITF Vigo, Spain Hard   Estefanía Craciún   Julia Efremova
  Sandra Volk
7–5, 6–4
Win 23 August 2004 10,000 ITF Trecastagni, Italy Hard   Estefanía Craciún   Veronika Chvojková
  Emma Laine
6–3, 3–6, 6–2
Loss 11 April 2005 10,000 ITF Tampico, Mexico Hard   Flavia Mignola   Kildine Chevalier
  Jorgelina Cravero
6–7(6–8), 6–2, 5–7
Win 24 May 2005 10,000 ITF Leon, Mexico Hard (i)   Daniela Múñoz Gallegos   Elizabeth Kaufman
  Mari Tanaka
6–4, 1–6, 6–1
Win 31 May 2005 10,000 ITF Leon Hard   Daniela Múñoz Gallegos   Lorena Arias
  Erika Clarke
7–5, 6–3
Win 6 June 2005 10,000 ITF San Salvador, El Salvador Clay   Flavia Mignola   Patricia Holzman
  Andrea Koch Benvenuto
w/o
Loss 6 March 2007 10,000 ITF Toluca, Mexico Hard (i)   María Irigoyen   Courtney Nagle
  Chanelle Scheepers
2–6, 6–1, 2–6
Win 27 March 2007 10,000 ITF Xalapa, Mexico Hard   Daniela Múñoz Gallegos   Lorena Arias
  Erika Clarke
6–4, 4–6, 6–1
Win 30 April 2007 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires, Argentina Clay   María Irigoyen   Nicole Buitoni
  Fernanda Hermenegildo
6–2, 6–2
Win 14 May 2007 10,000 ITF Córdoba, Argentina Clay   María Irigoyen   Karen Castiblanco
  Melisa Miranda
6–2, 6–4
Win 14 May 2007 10,000 ITF Córdoba Clay   María Irigoyen   Soledad Esperón
  Agustina Lepore
6–4, 2–6, 6–4
Win 13 July 2007 10,000 ITF Bucharest, Romania Clay   María Irigoyen   Melissa Carbera Handt
  Carolina Gago Fuentes
7–6(12–10), 6–1
Win 20 July 2007 10,000 ITF Craiova, Romania Clay   María Irigoyen   Mailen Auroux
  Vanesa Furlanetto
6–3, 6–4
Win 29 September 2007 25,000 ITF Juárez, Mexico Clay   Soledad Esperón   María Irigoyen
  Roxane Vaisemberg
6–3, 6–4
Win 5 November 2007 10,000 ITF Córdoba Clay   Soledad Esperón   Agustina Lepore
  Veronica Spiegel
6–3, 6–3
Win 12 November 2007 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires Clay   Soledad Esperón   Agustina Lepore
  Veronica Spiegel
7–5, 7–6(7–3)
Win 19 November 2007 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires Clay   Soledad Esperón   Agustina Lepore
  Veronica Spiegel
6–2, 0–6, [10–3]
Loss 23 August 2010 $10,000 ITF San Luis Potosí, Mexico Hard   Nadia Echeverría Alam   Macall Harkins
  Nicole Rottmann
1–6, 4–6
Win 22 November 2010 10,000 ITF Asunción, Paraguay Clay   Tatiana Búa   Lucía Jara Lozano
  Luciana Sarmenti
6–2, 6–4
Loss 14 February 2011 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires Clay   Tatiana Búa   Verónica Cepede Royg
  Luciana Sarmenti
7–5, 3–6, [7–10]
Loss 7 March 2011 10,000 ITF Concepción, Chile Clay   Barbara Rush   Alexandra Hirsch
  Amanda McDowell
4–6, 7–5, 4–6
Win 21 March 2011 10,000 ITF Rancagua, Chile Clay   Raquel Piltcher   Belén Ludueña
  Daniela Seguel
7–6(7–5), 6–1
Win 4 April 2011 10,000 ITF Córdoba Clay   Salome Llaguno   Belén Ludueña
  Daniela Seguel
6–0, 5–7, [10–3]
Win 11 April 2011 10,000 ITF Córdoba Hard   Tatiana Búa   Catalina Pella
  Luciana Sarmenti
6–3, 6–4
Loss 9 May 2011 10,000 ITF Itaparica Island, Brazil Hard   Raquel Piltcher   Daniela Seguel
  Nathália Rossi
6–3, 0–6, [7–10]
Loss 6 June 2011 10,000 ITF Santos, Brazil Clay   Raquel Piltcher   Eduarda Piai
  Karina Venditti
4–6, 4–6
Loss 27 June 2001 10,000 ITF Havana, Cuba Hard   Margaret Lumia   Misleydis Díaz González
  Yamile Fors Guerra
2–6, 2–6
Loss 18 July 2011 10,000 ITF Ribeirão Preto, Brazil Clay   Raquel Piltcher   Fernanda Faria
  Paula Cristina Goncalves
6–2, 2–6, 2–6
Loss 22 August 2011 10,000 ITF San Luis Potosí Hard   Margaret Lumia   Nika Kukharchuk
  Lena Litvak
1–6, 4–6
Win 3 September 2012 10,000 ITF Buenos Aires Clay   Camila Silva   Aranza Salut
  Ana Sofía Sánchez
6–3, 6–0
Loss 17 September 2012 10,000 ITF Villa Allende, Argentina Clay   Luciana Sarmenti   Victoria Bosio
  Catalina Pella
6–7(6–8), 7–6(7–3), [7–10]
Loss 22 October 2012 10,000 ITF Luque, Paraguay Clay   Raquel Piltcher   Anamika Bhargava
  Sylvia Krywacz
4–6, 2–6
Loss 29 October 2012 10,000 ITF Asunción, Paraguay Clay   Raquel Piltcher   Anamika Bhargava
  Sylvia Krywacz
1–6, 4–6
Win 25 March 2013 10,000 ITF Ribeirão Preto Clay   Carla Forte   Eduarda Piai
  Karina Venditti
7–6(7–2), 6–1
Win 15 April 2013 10,000 ITF Antalya, Turkey Hard   Carla Forte   Irina Bara
  Diana Buzean
6–2, 6–4
Win 22 April 2013 10,000 ITF Antalya Hard   Carla Forte   Catherine Chantraine
  Angelina Gabueva
6–1, 6–4
Win 29 April 2013 10,000 ITF Antalya Hard   Carla Forte   Rosalia Alda
  Caitlin Whoriskey
4–6, 7–5, [10–4]
Loss 6 May 2013 10,000 ITF Antalya Hard   Carla Forte   Shakhlo Saidova
  Anna Shkudun
6–4, 2–6, [8–10]
Loss 20 May 2013 10,000 ITF Antalya Hard   Carla Forte   Gai Ao
  Sultan Gönen
6–3, 5–7, [6–10]
Win 3 June 2013 10,000 ITF Santos Clay   Carla Forte   Ana Clara Duarte
  Nathaly Kurata
6–4, 6–1
Win 26 August 2013 10,000 ITF Antalya Clay   Carla Forte   Emma Laine
  Melanie South
4–6, 6–3, [10–8]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ In isolation, Benítez is pronounced [beˈnites].

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