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Charlotte Robillard-Millette (born January 12, 1999) is a Canadian professional tennis player. She reached a career high WTA singles ranking of No. 532 on September 25, 2017 and a career high WTA doubles ranking of No. 231 on May 15, 2017. She achieved her best junior ranking of No. 4 on June 1, 2015. As of June 2018, she is currently taking a year off from tennis.[1]

Charlotte Robillard-Millette
Country (sports) Canada
ResidenceBlainville, Quebec, Canada
Born (1999-01-12) January 12, 1999 (age 20)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro2016 (Currently taking a year off from tennis as of June 2018)[1]
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$31,961
Singles
Career record39–46 (45.9%)
Career titles0 WTA, 0 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 532 (September 25, 2017)
Current rankingNo. 590 (November 20, 2017)
Doubles
Career record44–35 (55.7%)
Career titles0 WTA, 2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 231 (May 15, 2017)
Current rankingNo. 385 (November 20, 2017)
Team competitions
Fed Cup4–1
Last updated on: November 20, 2017.

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Early lifeEdit

Robillard-Millette started playing tennis at age 4, inspired by her big brother.[2] She has been a member of Tennis Canada's National Training Centre in Montreal since the fall of 2013.[3]

Tennis careerEdit

2013–14Edit

In October 2013, Robillard-Millette won her first junior title in doubles at the G5 in Burlington.[4] A week later, she made her professional debut at the ITF 50K in Toronto where she was defeated in the qualifying second round in singles and the quarterfinals in doubles.[5] In December 2013, she won the Orange Bowl in the U16 category with a three-set win over Alexis Nelson in the final.[6]

In May 2014, Robillard-Millette captured her first junior singles title when she defeated Júlia Payola at the G4 in Budapest.[7] In August 2014 at the ITF $25,000 in Winnipeg, she made it to the quarterfinals in singles and doubles.[8] She won her second junior doubles title in October 2014 at the GB1 in Tulsa.[9] Also in October 2014, Robillard-Millette reached the quarterfinals of the doubles event at the 50K in Saguenay.[10]

2015Edit

In January at the junior Australian Open, her first Grand Slam, Robillard-Millette reached the quarterfinals in singles where she was defeated by eventual winner Tereza Mihalíková. She was eliminated in the first round in doubles.[11] In February, she was selected to represent Canada in the World Group first round tie against Czech Republic.[12] In April, she won back-to-back ITF junior singles titles, respectively at the G2 in Istres and at the G1 in Beaulieu-sur-Mer.[13] At the junior French Open in May, Robillard-Millette reached the third round in singles and the second round in doubles.[14] At the junior event of Wimbledon, she made it to the second round in both singles and doubles.[15] In July at the ITF 50K in Granby, Robillard-Millette scored an upset when she defeated world No. 224 Amandine Hesse to reach the quarterfinals.[16] She was defeated by world No. 194 Stéphanie Foretz in the next round.[17] At the junior US Open in September, she made it to the second round in singles but was forced to withdraw with an abdominal injury.[18] In October at the 50K Challenger Banque Nationale de Saguenay, she defeated world No. 176 Shahar Pe'er in the second round, her biggest win so far, but lost to Maria Sanchez in the quarterfinals.[19]

2016Edit

In January at the junior Australian Open, Robillard-Millette lost in the opening round in singles and in the quarterfinals in doubles.[20] In April, she made her Fed Cup debut playing doubles with Sharon Fichman in the World Group II Play-offs.[21] At the junior French Open in May, she lost in the first round in singles and in the second round in doubles.[22] Robillard-Millette was defeated in the second round in both singles and doubles at Wimbledon.[23] In July at the ITF 25K in Winnipeg, she reached the first professional doubles final of her career with compatriot Marie-Alexandre Leduc. They were defeated by Francesca Di Lorenzo and Ronit Yurovsky.[24] Robillard-Millette captured in August her first professional doubles title with fellow Canadian Bianca Andreescu in Gatineau.[25] In October, she reached the quarterfinals in singles and the final in doubles at the ITF 50K in Saguenay.[26] She advanced to the semifinals in doubles at the ITF 50K Tevlin Women's Challenger in November.[27]

2017Edit

In January, Robillard-Millette reached the final of the ITF 15K in Petit-Bourg with Emilie Francati.[28] In February, she was selected to represent Canada at the Fed Cup Americas Zone Group I with Bianca Andreescu, Katherine Sebov and Carol Zhao. She helped Canada reach the World Group II playoffs with a 3–1 overall record.[29] In March, she reached the doubles final at the ITF 15K in Heraklion with compatriot Carol Zhao.[30] Two weeks later, again with Zhao, she captured the title at the third ITF 15K in Heraklion, her second doubles crown.[31] In September, she qualified for her first WTA tournament at the Coupe Banque Nationale beating Camilla Rosatello and Conny Perrin respectively, both top 250 players. She was defeated by Caroline Dolehide in the opening round.[32][33]

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Doubles: 6 (2 titles, 4 runners-up)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments (0–0)
$75,000 / $80,000 tournaments (0–0)
$50,000 / $60,000 tournaments (0–1)
$25,000 tournaments (1–1)
$10,000 / $15,000 tournaments (1–2)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2016 Winnipeg, Canada 25,000 Hard   Marie-Alexandre Leduc   Francesca Di Lorenzo
  Ronit Yurovsky
6–1, 5–7, [6–10]
Win 1–1 Aug 2016 Gatineau, Canada 25,000 Hard   Bianca Andreescu   Mana Ayukawa
  Samantha Murray
4–6, 6–4, [10–6]
Loss 1–2 Oct 2016 Saguenay, Canada 50,000 Hard (i)   Bianca Andreescu   Elena Bogdan
  Mihaela Buzărnescu
4–6, 7–6(7–4), [6–10]
Loss 1–3 Jan 2017 Petit-Bourg, France 15,000 Hard   Emilie Francati   Mayo Hibi
  Carol Zhao
6–2, 6–7(6–8), [9–11]
Loss 1–4 Mar 2017 Heraklion, Greece 15,000 Clay   Carol Zhao   Raluca Georgiana Șerban
  Oana Georgeta Simion
6–3, 6–7(2–7), [2–10]
Win 2–4 Apr 2017 Heraklion, Greece 15,000 Clay   Carol Zhao   Angelina Gabueva
  Olga Puchkova
7–6(7–2), 4–6, [10–5]

Record against top-100 playersEdit

Robillard-Millette's win-loss record (0–4, 0%) against players who were ranked world No. 100 or higher when played is as follows:[34]

*Statistics as of August 5, 2017

ReferencesEdit

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  15. ^ "Drawsheet: The Junior Championships, Wimbledon". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved July 9, 2015.
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  20. ^ "Drawsheet: Australian Open Junior Championships". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved January 30, 2016.
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  25. ^ "Drawsheet: $25,000 Gatineau". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved August 14, 2016.
  26. ^ "Drawsheet: $50,000 Saguenay". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved October 22, 2016.
  27. ^ "Drawsheet: $50,000 Toronto". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved November 5, 2016.
  28. ^ "Drawsheet: $15,000 Petit-Bourg (Guadeloupe)". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved January 25, 2017.
  29. ^ "Tie details - Americas Zone Group I". FedCup.com. Retrieved February 1, 2017.
  30. ^ "Drawsheet: $15,000 Heraklion". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved March 19, 2017.
  31. ^ "Drawsheet: $15,000 Heraklion". ITFTennis.com. Retrieved April 1, 2017.
  32. ^ "Une troisième Québécoise au tableau principal". Journal de Québec. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
  33. ^ "Defending champ Dodin wins in Quebec opener". WTATennis.com. Retrieved September 12, 2017.
  34. ^ "Results". WTATennis.com. Retrieved July 23, 2016.

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