Andreea Mitu

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Cristina-Andreea Mitu (born 22 September 1991) is a professional tennis player from Romania.

Andreea Mitu
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Andreea Mitu in 2014
Full nameAndreea-Cristina Mitu
Country (sports) Romania
Born (1991-09-22) 22 September 1991 (age 28)
Bucharest, Romania
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$757,684
Singles
Career record343–190
Career titles0 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 68 (8 June 2015)
Current rankingNo. 526 (4 November 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2016)
French Open4R (2015)
Wimbledon1R (2014, 2015)
US Open1R (2015)
Doubles
Career record193–132
Career titles4 WTA, 18 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 69 (24 October 2016)
Current rankingNo. 108 (4 November 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open1R (2019)
Wimbledon1R (2019
US Open1R (2015, 2016)
Team competitions
Fed Cup1–2
Last updated on: 4 November 2019.

On 8 June 2015, she reached her career-high singles ranking of No. 68, and her best doubles ranking is No. 69, reached on 24 October 2016. Mitu is also a member of the Romania Fed Cup team. On 19 April 2015, she beat then-ranked world No. 7 Eugenie Bouchard 4–6, 6–4, 6–1 at Fed Cup. She is coached by Marius Cristian Onilă.

WTA careerEdit

2015-2016: First Grand Slam surprise - round 4 in ParisEdit

Not having won a single WTA title, Mitu made it to the fourth round of 2015 French Open defeating world No. 12 Karolína Plíšková, 2–6, 7–6, 6–4 in the second round and former champion Francesca Schiavone, 7–5, 6–4 in the third round. After this performance, Mitu rose to a career-high ranking of No. 68.

In 2016 Mitu won two WTA titles. April İstanbul Cup and July Swedish Open.

2017-2018: Motherhood and third WTA titleEdit

In 2017, Mitu took a break from competition because she became pregnant. In January 2018, she became the mother of a boy. In July 2018, she won the Bucharest Open doubles title partnering Irina-Camelia Begu, marking her overall third doubles title.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 5 (4 titles, 1 runner-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (4–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (4–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2015 Bucharest Open, Romania International Clay   Patricia Maria Țig   Oksana Kalashnikova
  Demi Schuurs
2–6, 2–6
Win 1–1 Apr 2016 İstanbul Cup, Turkey International Clay   İpek Soylu   Xenia Knoll
  Danka Kovinić
w/o
Win 2–1 Jul 2016 Swedish Open, Sweden International Clay   Alicja Rosolska   Lesley Kerkhove
  Lidziya Marozava
6–3, 7–5
Win 3–1 Jul 2018 Bucharest Open, Romania International Clay   Irina-Camelia Begu   Danka Kovinić
  Maryna Zanevska
6–3, 6–4
Win 4–1 Apr 2019 Ladies Open Lugano, Switzerland International Clay   Sorana Cîrstea   Veronika Kudermetova
  Galina Voskoboeva
1–6, 6–2, [10–8]

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 32 (19 titles, 13 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 May 2007 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Simona Halep 6–7(5–7), 0–6
Win 1–1 May 2007 ITF Galați, Romania $10,000 Clay   Cristina Celani 6–0, 7–5
Loss 1–2 Jun 2007 ITF Pitești, Romania $10,000 Clay   Natalia Orlova 6–4, 5–7, 5–7
Loss 1–3 Sep 2007 ITF Brașov, Romania $10,000 Clay   Irina-Camelia Begu 6–7(2–7), 2–6
Win 2–3 Jul 2010 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Elora Dabija 7–5, 7–5
Loss 2–4 Nov 2010 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Hard   Vlada Ekshibarova 2–6, 6–4, 2–6
Loss 2–5 Aug 2011 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu 6–7(5–7), 4–6
Win 3–5 Sep 2011 ITF Mamaia, Romania $25,000 Clay   Inés Ferrer Suárez 6–3, 6–0
Win 4–5 Feb 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Mana Ayukawa 6–3, 6–0
Win 5–5 May 2012 ITF Timișoara, Romania $10,000 Clay   Viktória Maľová 6–2, 6–0
Win 6–5 Jun 2012 ITF Přerov, Czech Republic $10,000 Clay   Martina Kubičíková 6–2, 6–3
Loss 6–6 Jun 2012 ITF Craiova, Romania $50,000 Clay   María-Teresa Torró-Flor 3–6, 4–6
Win 7–6 Sep 2012 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria $25,000 Clay   Sharon Fichman 6–4, 3–6, 6–3
Win 8–6 Apr 2014 ITF Pula, Italy $10,000 Clay   Sara Sorribes Tormo 6–4, 6–3
Win 9–6 Jul 2014 ITF Denain, France $25,000 Clay   Fiona Ferro 4–6, 6–2, 6–1
Win 10–6 Jul 2014 ITF Darmstadt, Germany $25,000 Clay   Viktorija Golubic 6–2, 6–1
Win 11–6 Aug 2014 ITF Mamaia, Romania $25,000 Clay   Tereza Martincová 6–2, 6–4
Win 12–6 Sep 2014 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria $25,000 Clay   Victoria Kan 6–4, 4–6, 6–3
Loss 12–7 Sep 2014 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria $25,000 Clay   Evgeniya Rodina 6–3, 5–7, 3–6
Win 13–7 Sep 2014 ITF Podgorica, Montenegro $25,000 Clay   Vitalia Diatchenko 6–1, 6–4
Loss 13–8 Feb 2015 ITF São Paulo, Brazil $25,000 Clay   Laura Pous Tió 2–6, 2–6
Win 14–8 Feb 2015 ITF Campinas, Brazil $25,000 Clay   Olivia Rogowska 6–3, 3–6, 6–2
Loss 14–9 Nov 2015 ITF Nantes, France $50,000 Hard (i)   Mathilde Johansson 3−6, 4−6
Loss 14–10 Feb 2016 ITF São Paulo, Brazil $25,000 Clay   Sara Sorribes Tormo 5–7, 1–6
Win 15–10 Nov 2016 ITF Bratislava, Slovakia $25,000 Hard (i)   Denisa Allertová 6–2, 6–3
Win 16–10 Mar 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey $15,000 Clay   Ayla Aksu 6–2, 6–3
Loss 16–11 Jul 2018 ITF Curtea de Argeș, Romania $15,000 Clay   Miriam Bulgaru 4–6, 5–7
Win 17–11 Jul 2018 ITF Focșani, Romania $15,000 Clay   Oana Georgeta Simion 6–4, 6–4
Loss 17–12 Aug 2018 ITF Arad, Romania $15,000 Clay   Nefisa Berberović 3–6, 6–0, 4–6
Win 18–12 Aug 2019 ITF Wanfercée-Baulet, Belgium W15 Clay   Sinja Kraus 6–4, 6–3
Loss 18–13 Sep 2019 ITF Focșani, Romania W15 Clay   Laura Schaeder 2–6, 2–6
Win 19–13 Sep 2019 ITF Arad, Romania W25 Clay   Irene Burillo Escorihuela 6–7(5–7), 6–4, 6–4

Doubles: 29 (18 titles, 11 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Aug 2008 ITF Arad, Romania $10,000 Clay   Elora Dabija   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Diana Enache
6–2, 2–6, [6–10]
Loss 0–2 Dec 2008 ITF Benicarló, Spain $10,000 Clay   Simona Matei   Neda Kozić
  Biljana Pavlova
4–6, 6–7(3–7)
Loss 0–3 May 2009 ITF Pitești, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Enache   Alexandra Damaschin
  Camelia Hristea
1–6, 4–6
Loss 0–4 Jun 2009 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Simona Matei   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Ioana Gaspar
3–6, 6–7(3–7)
Loss 0–5 Jul 2009 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Ionela-Andreea Iova   Ioana Gaspar
  Simona Matei
6–7(6–8), 1–6
Win 1–5 Aug 2009 ITF Arad, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Enache   Ionela-Andreea Iova
  Ioana Ivan
6–3, 7–5
Win 2–5 Mar 2010 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Diana Enache   Evelyn Mayr
  Julia Mayr
6–7(3–7), 6–1, [11–9]
Loss 2–6 May 2010 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Enache   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Mădălina Gojnea
4–6, 6–3, [7–10]
Win 3–6 Jul 2010 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Diana Enache   Dessislava Mladenova
  Dalia Zafirova
6–3, 6–1
Loss 3–7 Aug 2011 ITF Bucharest, Romania $10,000 Clay   Alexandra Damaschin   Cristina Dinu
  Camelia Hristea
6–1, 6–7(6–8), [4–10]
Win 4–7 Oct 2011 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria $25,000 Clay   Diana Marcu   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Cristina Dinu
4–6, 6–3, [10–6]
Win 5–7 Jan 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Diana Marcu
  Liana Ungur
7–6(7–3), 6–2
Win 6–7 Jan 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey $10,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Yumi Nakano
  Ekaterina Yashina
w/o
Win 7–7 May 2012 ITF Timișoara, Romania $10,000 Clay   Teodora Mirčić   Lina Gjorcheska
  Dalia Zafirova
6–1, 6–2
Loss 7–8 Nov 2013 ITF Istanbul, Turkey $50,000 Hard (i)   Tadeja Majerič   Nigina Abduraimova
  Maria Elena Camerin
3–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Win 8–8 Apr 2014 ITF Pula, Italy $10,000 Clay   Stefana Andrei   Audrey Albié
  Manon Peral
7–6(7–5), 6–2
Win 9–8 Aug 2014 ITF Mamaia, Romania $25,000 Clay   Irina Bara   Georgia Andreea Crăciun
  Patricia Maria Țig
6–4, 6–1
Win 10–8 Sep 2014 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria $25,000 Clay   Irina Bara   Réka Luca Jani
  Isabella Shinikova
7–5, 7–6
Win 11–8 Feb 2015 ITF São Paulo, Brazil $25,000 Clay   Danka Kovinić   Tatiana Búa
  Paula Cristina Gonçalves
6–2, 7–5
Win 12–8 Oct 2015 ITF Poitiers, France $100,000 Hard (i)   Monica Niculescu   Stéphanie Foretz
  Amandine Hesse
6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–2), [10–8]
Win 13–8 May 2016 ITF Cagnes-sur-Mer, France $100,000 Clay   Demi Schuurs   Xenia Knoll
  Aleksandra Krunić
6–4, 7–5
Win 14–8 Jul 2018 ITF Curtea de Argeș, Romania $15,000 Clay   Elizabeth Mandlik   Anna Turati
  Bianca Turati
6–4, 7–5
Win 15–8 Jul 2018 ITF Focșani, Romania $15,000 Clay   Oana Georgeta Simion   Selma Stefania Cadar
  Anastasia Kharitonova
4–6, 6–2, [10–6]
Win 16–8 Sep 2018 ITF Montreux, Switzerland $60,000 Clay   Elena-Gabriela Ruse   Laura Pigossi
  Maryna Zanevska
4–6, 6–3, [10–4]
Win 17–8 Nov 2018 ITF Pula, Italy $25,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Federica di Sarra
  Anastasia Grymalska
w/o
Loss 17–9 Jan 2019 ITF Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France W60 Hard (i)   Elena-Gabriela Ruse   Cornelia Lister
  Renata Voráčová
1–6, 2–6
Loss 17–10 Feb 2019 ITF Grenoble, France W25 Hard (i)   Elena-Gabriela Ruse   Estelle Cascino
  Elixane Lechemia
2–6, 2–6
Loss 17–11 Sep 2019 ITF Focșani, Romania W15 Clay   Gabriela Nicole Tătăruș   Oana Gavrilă
  Andreea Roșca
6–1, 2–6, [4–10]
Win 18–11 Sep 2019 ITF Arad, Romania W25 Clay   Başak Eraydın   Oana Gavrilă
  Andreea Roșca
6–0, 6–1

Grand Slam performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2014 2015 2016 W–L
Australian Open Q2 Q2 1R 0–1
French Open Q1 4R Q3 3–1
Wimbledon 1R 1R Q2 0–2
US Open Q1 1R Q1 0–1
Win–Loss 0–1 3–3 0–1 3–5

Record against other playersEdit

Mitu's win-loss record against certain players who have been ranked world No. 10 or higher is as follows:

Player Record Win % Hard Clay Grass Last Match
No. 1 ranked players
  Garbiñe Muguruza 1–1 50% 0–1 1–0 0–0 Loss (2–6, 2–6) at 2016 Summer Olympics
  Simona Halep 0–2 0% 0–0 0–2 0–0 Loss (0–6, 3–6) at 2008 Bucharest ITF
No. 2 ranked players
  Agnieszka Radwańska 0–1 0% 0–0 0–0 0–1 Loss (2–6, 1–6) at 2014 Wimbledon
No. 3 ranked players
No. 4 ranked players
  Kimiko Date-Krumm 0–1 67% 0–1 0–0 0–0 Loss (3–6, 6–1, 0–6) at 2014 Dubai ITF
  Francesca Schiavone 1–0 100% 0–0 1–0 0–0 Won (7–5, 6–4) at 2015 French Open
No. 5 ranked players
  Eugenie Bouchard 1–0 50% 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (4–6, 6–4, 6–1) at 2015 Fed Cup
  Lucie Šafářová 1–1 50% 0–0 1–1 0–0 Won (6–3, 6–4) at 2015 Linz
No. 6 ranked players
No. 7 ranked players
  Karolína Plíšková 1–0 100% 0–0 1–0 0–0 Won (2–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–4) at 2015 French Open
No. 8 ranked players
No. 9 ranked players
  Madison Keys 0–1 0% 0–0 0–1 0–0 Loss (2–6, 0–6) at 2015 Charleston
No. 10 ranked players
Total 5–6 45.45% 2–2 3–3 0–1

Wins over top-10 players per seasonEdit

# Player Rank Event Surface Round Score
2015
1.   Eugenie Bouchard No. 7 Fed Cup, Canada Hard RR
(Play-offs)
4–6, 6–4, 6–1
2.   Lucie Šafářová No. 7 Generali Ladies Linz, Austria Hard(i) 1st round 6–3, 6–4

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