Dalma Gálfi

Dalma Rebeka Gálfi (born 13 August 1998 in Veszprém) is a Hungarian tennis player.

Dalma Gálfi
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Gálfi at the 2015 Fed Cup
Full nameDalma Rebeka Gálfi
Country (sports) Hungary
Born (1998-08-13) 13 August 1998 (age 22)
Veszprém, Hungary
CoachBastien Fazincani (Jan 2019 - )[1]
Prize moneyUS$ 209,619
Singles
Career record181–119 (60.3%)
Career titles7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 136 (12 June 2017)
Current rankingNo. 236 (21 September 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2017)
French OpenQ3 (2020)
WimbledonQ1 (2017)
US OpenQ1 (2017)
Doubles
Career record113–78 (59.2%)
Career titles10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 168 (14 September 2020)
Current rankingNo. 170 (21 September 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon JuniorW (2015)
Team competitions
Fed Cup8–9
Last updated on: 21 September 2020.

She has won seven singles and ten doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 12 June 2017, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 136. On 3 February 2020, she peaked at No. 169 in the doubles rankings.

Personal life and backgroundEdit

Galfi started playing tennis when she was five years old. Her father had two tennis courts, and he taught her how to play tennis.[2]

Career highlightsEdit

Gálfi was given a wild card for the 2013 Budapest Grand Prix, where she made her WTA main-draw debut alongside Lilla Barzó in doubles,[3] only to lose to the 2011 French Open champions Andrea Hlaváčková and Lucie Hradecká.[4][5]

In December 2015, Gálfi was pronounced ITF Junior World Champion.[6] In that year, she won the girls' singles title at the US Open, and the girls' doubles title (with Fanny Stollár) at the Wimbledon Championships.

ITF finalsEdit

Singles: 10 (7 titles, 3 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (7–1)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Nov 2014 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Julia Grabher 6–3, 6–0
Win 2–0 Nov 2014 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Valentini Grammatikopoulou 6–2, 4–6, 7–6(7–4)
Win 3–0 Mar 2015 ITF Solarino, Italy 10,000 Hard   Gloria Liang 6–4, 7–6(7–0)
Win 4–0 Sep 2015 ITF Tweed Heads, Australia 15,000 Hard   Storm Sanders 6–2, 3–6, 6–1
Win 5–0 Oct 2015 ITF Cairns, Australia 25,000 Hard   Olivia Tjandramulia 6–4, 6–7(9–11), 6–1
Win 6–0 Oct 2016 ITF Toowoomba, Australia 25,000 Hard   Katy Dunne 6–2, 6–4
Win 7–0 Nov 2016 ITF Chenzhou, China 25,000 Hard   Riko Sawayanagi 6–0, 6–4
Loss 7–1 Nov 2016 ITF Tokyo, Japan 100,000 Hard   Zhang Shuai 6–4, 6–7(2–7), 2–6
Loss 7–2 May 2019 ITF La Bisbal d'Empordà, Spain 60,000+H Clay   Wang Xiyu 6–4, 3–6, 2–6
Loss 7–3 Mar 2020 ITF Antalya, Turkey 25,000 Clay   Mayar Sherif 4–6, 3–6

Doubles: 21 (10 titles, 11 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (6–4)
Clay (4–6)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Oct 2014 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Anna Bondár   Réka Luca Jani
  Julia Stamatova
4–6, 4–6
Win 1–1 Nov 2014 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Anna Bondár   Martina Bašić
  Tena Lukas
4–6, 6–3, [10–8]
Win 2–1 Mar 2015 ITF Solarino, Italy 10,000 Hard   Anna Bondár   Sofiya Kovalets
  Janina Toljan
6–3, 6–2
Loss 2–2 Sep 2015 ITF Tweed Heads, Australia 15,000 Hard   Priscilla Hon   Kimberly Birrell
  Tammi Patterson
7–6(7–3), 3–6, [8–10]
Win 3–2 Apr 2016 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Cristiana Ferrando   Kseniia Bekker
  Raluca Șerban
6–4, 5–7, [14–12]
Loss 3–3 May 2016 ITF Kurume, Japan 50,000 Grass   Xu Shilin   Hsu Ching-wen
  Ksenia Lykina
6–7(5–7), 2–6
Loss 3–4 Aug 2016 ITF Bükfürdő, Hungary 25,000 Clay   Réka Luca Jani   Georgina García Pérez
  Fanny Stollár
3–6, 6–7(4–7)
Win 4–4 Oct 2016 ITF Toowoomba, Australia 25,000 Hard   Viktória Kužmová   Gabriela Cé
  Tereza Mihalíková
6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Loss 4–5 Jun 2017 ITF Marseille, France 100,000 Clay   Dalila Jakupović   Natela Dzalamidze
  Veronika Kudermetova
6–7(5–7), 4–6
Loss 4–6 Feb 2018 ITF Glasgow, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard (i)   Katarzyna Piter   Ysaline Bonaventure
  Valentini Grammatikopoulou
5–7, 4–6
Loss 4–7 Mar 2018 ITF Toyota, Japan 25,000 Hard   Rika Fujiwara   Choi Ji-hee
  Kim Na-ri
2–6, 3–6
Loss 4–8 May 2018 ITF Balatonboglar, Hungary 25,000 Clay   Ágnes Bukta   Anna Bondár
  Raluca Șerban
1–6, 6–7(2–7)
Win 5–8 Aug 2018 ITF Woking, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard   Valentini Grammatikopoulou   Emily Arbuthnott
  Anna Danilina
6–0, 4–6, [11–9]
Loss 5–9 Aug 2018 ITF Budapest, Hungary 60,000 Clay   Réka Luca Jani   Ulrikke Eikeri
  Elitsa Kostova
6–2, 4–6, [8–10]
Win 6–9 May 2019 ITF Monzón, Spain 25,000 Clay   Jana Fett   Despina Papamichail
  Nina Stojanović
7–6(7–2), 6–2
Loss 6–10 May 2019 ITF La Bisbal d'Empordà, Spain 60,000+H Clay   Georgina García Pérez   Arina Rodionova
  Storm Sanders
4–6, 4–6
Win 7–10 Jul 2019 ITF Bytom, Poland 25,000 Clay   Katarzyna Piter   Maryna Chernyshova
  Daria Lodikova
6–4, 6–0
Loss 7–11 Sep 2019 ITF Trieste, Italy 25,000 Clay   Valentini Grammatikopoulou   Cristina Dinu
  Angelica Moratelli
6–4, 1–6, [8–10]
Win 8–11 Sep 2019 ITF Kaposvár, Hungary 25,000 Clay   Adrienn Nagy   Anna Bondár
  Réka Luca Jani
7–6(7–5), 2–6, [10–3]
Win 9–11 Nov 2019 ITF Malibu, United States 25,000 Hard   Kimberley Zimmermann   Lorraine Guillermo
  Anna Hertel
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Win 10–11 Jan 2020 ITF Daytona Beach, United States 25,000 Clay   Kimberley Zimmermann   Paula Ormaechea
  Prarthana Thombare
7–6(7–4), 6–2

Junior Grand Slam finalsEdit

Girls' singles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Result Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 2015 US Open Hard   Sofia Kenin 7–5, 6–4

Girls' doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner–up)Edit

Result Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 2014 Wimbledon Grass   Marie Bouzková   Tami Grende
  Ye Qiuyu
2–6, 6–7(5–7)
Win 2015 Wimbledon Grass   Fanny Stollár   Vera Lapko
  Tereza Mihalíková
6–3, 6–2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "A teniszben is a komfortzónán túl kezdődik az élet - (In tennis, life begins beyond the comfort zone)" (in Hungarian). tenisz-palya.hu. 30 December 2019. Retrieved 21 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Dalma Galfi - Dunlopsports".
  3. ^ "Hungarian Grand Prix" (PDF). Women's Tennis Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 October 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2013.
  4. ^ "Tenisz: Garros-győztesek ellen mutatkoztak be fiataljaink". Nemzeti Sport (in Hungarian). 10 July 2013. Retrieved 25 July 2013.
  5. ^ "Búcsúzott a Barzó, Gálfi páros a Rómain". telesport.hu (in Hungarian). 10 July 2013. Archived from the original on 25 July 2013. Retrieved 25 July 2013.
  6. ^ "Fritz and Galfi crowned ITF Junior World Champions". International Tennis Federation. 21 December 2015. Retrieved 22 December 2015.

External linksEdit

Awards
Preceded by
  Catherine "CiCi" Bellis
ITF Junior World Champion
2015
Succeeded by
  Anastasia Potapova