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Catherine Suire (born 15 September 1959) is a former tennis player from France, who competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.[2] She won eight doubles titles in her professional career, and reached her highest individual ranking on the WTA Tour on 14 May 1984, when she became the number 52 of the world.

Catherine Suire
Country (sports) France
Born (1959-09-15) 15 September 1959 (age 59)
Tananarive, Madagascar[1]
Height1.67 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
PlaysRight-handed
Singles
Career record207–206
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 52 (14 May 1984)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1983, 1988)
French Open2R (1985, 1986, 1987, 1991)
Wimbledon2R (1983, 1986, 1989, 1991)
US Open3R (1983)
Doubles
Career record224–180
Career titles8
Highest rankingNo. 13 (18 July 1988)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (1988)
French OpenQF (1988, 1989)
Wimbledon3R (1986)
US Open3R (1986, 1987, 1988, 1989)

Contents

Career finalsEdit

Doubles (8 titles, 8 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments
WTA Championships
Virginia Slims
Tier I
Tier II
Tier III
Tier IV & V
Result No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 21 October 1985 Brighton Carpet (i)   Lori McNeil   Barbara Potter
  Helena Suková
4–6, 7–6(7–3), 6–4
Runner-up 1. 24 February 1986 Oklahoma City Carpet (i)   Lori McNeil   Marcella Mesker
  Pascale Paradis
6–2, 6–7(1–7), 1–6
Winner 2. 18 May 1987 Strasbourg Clay   Jana Novotná   Kathleen Horvath
  Marcella Mesker
6–0, 6–2
Winner 3. 3 August 1987 San Diego Hard   Jana Novotná   Elise Burgin
  Sharon Walsh
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 26 October 1987 Zürich Carpet   Jana Novotná   Nathalie Herreman
  Pascale Paradis
3–6, 6–2, 3–6
Winner 4. 22 February 1988 Oklahoma City Carpet   Jana Novotná   Catarina Lindqvist
  Tine Scheuer-Larsen
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 29 February 1988 Wichita Hard (i)   Jana Novotná   Natalia Egorova
  Svetlana Parkhomenko
3–6, 4–6
Winner 5. 2 May 1988 Rome Clay   Jana Novotná   Jenny Byrne
  Janine Thompson
6–3, 4–6, 7–5
Winner 6. 17 July 1988 Nice, France Clay   Catherine Tanvier   Isabelle Demongeot
  Nathalie Tauziat
6–4, 4–6, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 24 September 1989 Paris, France Clay   Nathalie Herreman   Sandra Cecchini
  Patricia Tarabini
1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 5. 15 October 1989 Moscow, USSR Carpet   Nathalie Herreman   Larisa Savchenko
  Natalia Zvereva
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 28 April 1990 Singapore Hard   Pascale Paradis   Jo Durie
  Jill Hetherington
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 7. 14 October 1990 Zürich, Switzerland Carpet   Dianne Van Rensburg   Manon Bollegraf
  Eva Pfaff
5–7, 4–6
Winner 7. 23 February 1992 Cesena, Italy Carpet   Catherine Tanvier   Sabine Appelmans
  Raffaella Reggi
w/o
Runner-up 8. 2 February 1993 Paris Carpet (i)   Jo Durie   Jana Novotná
  Andrea Strnadová
6–7(2–7), 2–6
Winner 8. 18 April 1993 Pattaya, Thailand Hard   Cammy MacGregor   Patty Fendick
  Meredith McGrath
6–3, 7–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Renée Bloch Shallouf, ed. (1994). 1994 WTA Tour Media Guide. St. Petersburg: Women's Tennis Association (WTA). p. 262.
  2. ^ Olympic results

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