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Anna Vladimirovna Blinkova (Russian: Анна Владимировна Блинкова; born 10 September 1998 in Moscow)[1] is a Russian tennis player. Blinkova has won three ITF singles titles, as well as one WTA and six ITF doubles titles in her career. In May 2018, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 108 and her best doubles ranking of world number 87.

Anna Blinkova
Анна Блинкова
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Full nameAnna Vladimirovna Blinkova
Country (sports) Russia
Born (1998-09-10) 10 September 1998 (age 20)
Moscow, Russia
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro2015
Prize moneyUS$585,137
Singles
Career record106–57 (65.03%)
Career titles0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 90 (14 January 2019)
Current rankingNo. 90 (14 January 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2017)
French Open1R (2019)
Wimbledon2R (2018)
US Open1R (2017, 2018)
Doubles
Career record43–24 (64.18%)
Career titles1 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 87 (7 May 2018)
Current rankingNo. 93 (11 June 2018)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon1R (2018)
Last updated on: 11 June 2018.

Blinkova was runner-up at the junior 2015 Wimbledon Championships in girls' singles[2] and was ranked the number 3 junior tennis player in the world in August 2015.[3]

She won her first match in the main draw of a WTA tournament at Moscow in October 2016, and her first Grand Slam appearance was at the 2017 Australian Open.

Contents

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (1–1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (1–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponent Score
Win 1–0 May 2018 Morocco Open, Rabat International Clay   Raluca Olaru   Georgina García Pérez
  Fanny Stollár
6–4, 6–4
Loss 1–1 Feb 2019 Thailand Open, Hua Hin International Hard   Wang Yafan   Irina-Camelia Begu
  Monica Niculescu
6–2, 1–6, [10–12]

ITF finals (7–2)Edit

Singles (3–2)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–1)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 11 January 2016 $10,000 Stuttgart, Germany Hard (i)   Valentini Grammatikopoulou 7–6(7–4), 2–6, 6–2
Winner 2. 15 August 2016 $25,000 Westende, Belgium Hard   Valentini Grammatikopoulou 7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 1. 29 August 2016 $25,000 Almaty, Kazakhstan Clay   Viktoria Kamenskaya 6–1, 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 5 February 2017 $25,000 Grenoble, France Hard   Markéta Vondroušová 5–7, 4–6
Winner 3. 31 March 2018 $60,000 Croissy-Beaubourg, France Hard (i)   Karolína Muchová w/o

Doubles (6–0)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (5–0)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 16 February 2015 $10,000 Port El Kantaoui, Tunisia Hard   Tessah Andrianjafitrimo   Arabela Fernández Rabener
  Eva Wacanno
6–4, 6–0
Winner 2. 11 January 2016 $10,000 Stuttgart, Germany Hard (i)   Maria Marfutina   Laura Schaeder
  Anna Zaja
0–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Winner 3. 19 December 2016 $50,000 Ankara, Turkey Hard (i)   Lidziya Marozava   Sabina Sharipova
  Ekaterina Yashina
4–6, 6–3, [11–9]
Winner 4. 24 June 2017 $100,000 Ilkley, United Kingdom Grass   Alla Kudryavtseva   Paula Kania
  Maryna Zanevska
6–1, 6–4
Winner 5. 23 September 2017 $100,000 Saint-Petersburg, Russia Hard (i)   Veronika Kudermetova   Belinda Bencic
  Michaela Honcova
6–3 6–1
Winner 6. 10 March 2018 $60,000 Zhuhai, China Hard   Lesley Kerkhove   Nao Hibino
  Danka Kovinić
7–5 6–4

Junior Grand Slam finalsEdit

Girls' SinglesEdit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 2015 Wimbledon Grass   Sofya Zhuk 5–7, 4–6

Fed Cup participationEdit

This Table is current through the 2017 Fed Cup[4]

Legend
World Group
World Group Play-off
World Group II
World Group II Play-off
Europe/Africa Group

Singles (0–1)Edit

Edition Round Date Against Surface Opponent W/L Result Team Result
2017 Fed Cup WG II 11 February 2017
Moscow, Russia
  Chinese Taipei Hard (i) Chang Kai-chen Loss 3–6, 5–7 Win 4–1

Doubles (1–0)Edit

Edition Round Date Against Surface Partner Opponents W/L Result Team Result
2017 Fed Cup WG II 12 February 2017
Moscow, Russia
  Chinese Taipei Hard (i) Anna Kalinskaya Chan Chin-wei/Hsu Ching-wen Win 6–3, 7–5 Win 4–1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Блинкова Анна Владимировна — РНИ 16526. Russian Tennis Tour (in Russian). Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  2. ^ Lambert, Laura (11 July 2015). "Unseeded Zhuk claims girls' singles title". Wimbledon. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  3. ^ Anna Blinkova at the International Tennis Federation – Junior profile
  4. ^ Blinkova's Profile at Fed Cup

External linksEdit