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Claire Feuerstein (French pronunciation: ​[klɛʁ]; German: [ˈfɔʏ̯ɐˌʃtaɪ̯n]; born 28 February 1986) is a former tennis player from France.

Claire Feuerstein
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Claire Feuerstein, 2014
Country (sports) France
ResidenceGrenoble, France
Born (1986-02-28) 28 February 1986 (age 33)
Grenoble, France
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro2005
PlaysLeft-handed (one handed-backhand)
Prize money$520,602
Singles
Career record342–272
Career titles11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 110 (18 August 2014)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2014)
French Open2R (2012, 2014)
WimbledonQ3 (2012)
US OpenQ2 (2011, 2013)
Doubles
Career record59–69
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 136 (17 May 2010)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open1R (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)

She made her debut in professional competition in 2002, aged 16, at an ITF tournament in Les Contamines, France.

Claire Feuerstein, Cagnes 2016

From 2002 to 2009, she played at many ITF tournaments, with three wins. Her first appearance at a WTA Tour event was at the 2009 Internationaux de Strasbourg, where she lost in the first round of the singles competition, but reached the final of the doubles competition, with partner Stéphanie Foretz.

She received a wild-card entry into the main draw of the 2009 French Open and lost to No. 7 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova in the first round.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (0–1)Edit

Legend
Premier Mandatory (0–0)
Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 23 May 2009 Strasbourg, France Clay   Stéphanie Foretz   Nathalie Dechy
  Mara Santangelo
0–6, 1–6

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (11–8)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (9–7)
Clay (2–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 2 April 2007 Bath, Great Britain Hard (i)   Kateřina Vaňková 6–3, 6–3
Winner 2. 15 April 2007 Torhout, Belgium Hard   Yanina Wickmayer 6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 21 January 2008 Grenoble, France Hard (i)   Anne-Laure Heitz 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Runner–up 1. 2 March 2009 Lyon, France Hard   Zhang Shuai 6–1, 1–6, 3–6
Runner–up 2. 25 March 2009 Jersey, Great Britain Hard (i)   Katie O'Brien 5–7, 0–1 ret.
Winner 4. 5 October 2009 Limoges, France Clay   Anaïs Laurendon 6–0, 5–7, 6–3
Winner 5. 6 December 2009 Přerov, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Ksenia Lykina 6–7(5–7), 6–3, 6–4
Runner–up 3. 22 November 2010 Přerov, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Renata Voráčová 6–4, 3–6, 5–7
Runner–up 4. 28 February 2011 Lyon, France Hard   Anna Remondina 6–7(6–8), 3–6
Runner–up 5. 13 March 2011 Dijon, France Hard   Alison Van Uytvanck 2–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 18 July 2011 Les Contamines, France Hard   Anaïs Laurendon 7–6(7–4), 2–6, 7–6(7–2)
Winner 7. 17 October 2011 Glasgow, Great Britain Hard   Yvonne Meusburger 6–3, 6–1
Runner–up 6. 13 February 2012 Surprise, United States Hard   Michelle Larcher de Brito 1–6, 3–6
Runner–up 7. 1 April 2012 Phuket, Thailand Hard   Marta Sirotkina 5–7, 6–7(6–8)
Runner–up 8. 20 May 2012 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay   Mariana Duque 6–4, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 8. 15 October 2012 Limoges, France Hard (i)   Maryna Zanevska 7–5, 6–3
Winner 9. 2 September 2013 Mestre, Italy Clay   Nastja Kolar 6–1, 7–6(7–2)
Winner 10. 24 March 2014 Croissy-Beaubourg, France Hard (i)   Renata Voráčová 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 11. 6 March 2016 Mâcon, France Hard (i)   Vesna Dolonc 6–2, 4–6, 6–4

Doubles (2–8)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–5)
Clay (1–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 22 September 2009 Madrid, Spain Hard   Constance Sibille   Nina Bratchikova
  Irena Pavlovic
2–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 19 October 2009 Saint-Raphaël, France Hard (i)   Stéphanie Foretz   Margalita Chakhnashvili
  Silvia Soler Espinosa
7–6(7–4), 7–5
Winner 2. 10 May 2010 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay   Stéphanie Foretz   Olga Savchuk
  Anastasiya Yakimova
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 20 July 2010 Les Contamines-Montjoie, France Hard   Constance Sibille   Giulia Gatto-Monticone
  Federica Quercia
5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 25 September 2010 Shrewsbury, Great Britain Hard   Vesna Dolonc   Vitalia Diatchenko
  Irena Pavlovic
4–6, 6–4, [6–10]
Runner–up 4. 10 August 2010 Limoges, France Clay   Caroline Garcia   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiia Kichenok
7–6(7–5), 4–6, [8–10]
Runner–up 5. 15 November 2010 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i)   Valeria Savinykh   Irena Pavlovic
  Emma Laine
4–6, 4–6
Runner–up 6. 12 September 2010 Stockholm, Sweden Hard   Ksenia Lykina   Arantxa Rus
  Anastasiya Yakimova
3–6, 6–2, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 25 April 2011 Chiasso, Switzerland Clay   Anaïs Laurendon   Yvonne Meusburger
  Kathrin Wörle-Scheller
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 8. 1 July 2013 Versmold, Germany Clay   Renata Voráčová   Sofia Shapatava
  Anna Tatishvili
4–6, 4–6

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