Barbara Schwartz (tennis)

Barbara Schwartz (German pronunciation: [Barbara ʃvarts];[1][2] born 27 January 1979) is an Austrian former professional tennis player.

Barbara Schwartz
Country (sports) Austria
ResidenceBrunn am Gebirge, Austria
Born (1979-01-27) 27 January 1979 (age 41)
Austria
Height1.5 m (4 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1999
RetiredNovember 2006
Prize money$510,141
Singles
Career record198-142
Career titles0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 40 (8 November 1999)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1999, 2002, 2003
French OpenQF (1999)
Wimbledon3R (2001)
US Open3R (2001)
Doubles
Career record67-61
Career titles2 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo.106 (10 January 2000)

Schwartz turned professional in 1995 at the age of 16, and reached a career-high WTA world ranking of World No. 40 on November 8, 1999, after reaching the quarter-finals of the French Open at Roland Garros that year, her best performance in a Grand Slam event.

Schwartz was unranked on the computer at the end of 2005. She retired in November 2006.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 4 (2W–2L)Edit

Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (2–2)
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Jan 2000 Auckland, New Zealand Hard   Patricia Wartusch   Cara Black
  Alexandra Fusai
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Loss 2. Jun 2002 Vienna, Austria Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Petra Mandula
  Patricia Wartusch
6–2, 0–6, 6–4
Win 3. Jul 2002 Brussels, Belgium Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Tathiana Garbin
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
6–2, 0–6, 6–4
Win 4. Feb 2004 Bogotá, Colombia Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Anabel Medina Garrigues
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–1, 6–3

ITF finals: 14 (12–2)Edit

Singles: 8 (6–2)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 8 May 1995 Bossonnens, Switzerland Clay   Conchita Martínez Granados 3–6, 6–1, 6–3
Runner-up 2. 26 May 1996 Novi Sad, Yugoslavia Clay   Barbara Mulej 5–7, 6–4, 4–6
Winner 3. 24 August 1997 Kiev, Ukraine Clay   María Fernanda Landa 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 29 September 1997 Otočec, Slovenia Clay   Ana Alcázar 3–6, 2–6
Winner 5. 2 November 1997 Edinburgh, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Sandra Načuk 3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Winner 6. 12 April 1998 Estoril, Portugal Clay   Raluca Sandu 6–2, 6–3
Winner 7. 15 November 1998 Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Francesca Lubiani 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 8. 19 August 2001 Bronx, United States Hard   Martina Müller 5–7, 6–3, 7–6(7–3)

Doubles: 6 (6–0)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 27 November 1995 Salzburg, Austria Carpet (i)   Evelyn Fauth   Milena Nekvapilová
  Sylva Nesvadbová
6–7(1–7), 7–6(8–6), 6–3
Winner 2. 6 October 1996 Lerida, Spain Clay   Kirstin Freye   Amanda Hopmans
  Patty Van Acker
6–2, 6–1
Winner 3. 17 November 1996 Bad Gögging, Germany Carpet (i)   Nirupama Sanjeev   Kirstin Freye
  Silke Meier
6–4, 6–1
Winner 4. 16 February 1997 Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia Carpet (i)   Patricia Wartusch   Hila Rosen
  Dragana Zarić
6–1, 6–4
Winner 5. 15 November 1998 Hull, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Jasmin Wöhr   Francesca Lubiani
  Maria Paola Zavagli
6–2, 6–3
Winner 6. 7 July 2002 Vaihingen, Germany Clay   Jasmin Wöhr   Darya Kustova
  Petra Rampre
5–7, 6–4, 7–6(7–4)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Barbara - Französisch-Übersetzung - Langenscheidt Deutsch-Französisch Wörterbuch" (in German and French). Langenscheidt. Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  2. ^ Wells, John C. (2008), Longman Pronunciation Dictionary (3rd ed.), Longman, ISBN 9781405881180

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