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Darija Jurak (Croatian pronunciation: [dâːrija jûraːk];[1][2] born 5 April 1984) is a Croatian professional tennis player. Her career-high WTA doubles ranking is world No. 27, set on 6 February 2017. Her career-high WTA singles ranking is No. 188, which she reached on 5 April 2004.

Darija Jurak
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Darija Jurak at the French Open Championships, 2015
Country (sports) Croatia
ResidenceDubai, United Arab Emirates
Born (1984-04-05) 5 April 1984 (age 35)
Zagreb, SFR Yugoslavia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro2000
PlaysRight (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,127,603
Singles
Career record313-249
Career titles8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 188 (5 April 2004)
Current rankingNo. 859 (6 May 2019)
Doubles
Career record481-379
Career titles6 WTA, 39 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 27 (6 February 2017)
Current rankingNo. 36 (6 May 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2013)
French Open2R (2010, 2013, 2016, 2017)
Wimbledon3R (2013)
US Open2R (2012, 2014, 2016)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2017)
Wimbledon2R (2013)
US Open1R (2016)
Last updated on: 11 May 2019.
Darija Jurak, 2013

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 15 (6 titles, 9 runners-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (2–5)
International (4–4)
Finals by surface
Hard (5–5)
Grass (1–0)
Clay (0–3)
Carpet (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 14 July 2012 Internazionali Femminili di Palermo, Italy Clay   Katalin Marosi   Renata Voráčová
  Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
6–7(5–7), 4–6
Runner-up 2. 4 May 2013 Portugal Open, Oeiras Clay   Katalin Marosi   Chan Hao-ching
  Kristina Mladenovic
6–7(3–7), 2–6
Runner-up 3. 29 July 2013 Bank of the West Classic, Stanford, USA Hard   Julia Görges   Raquel Kops-Jones
  Abigail Spears
2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Winner 1. 6 April 2014 Monterrey Open, Mexico Hard   Megan Moulton-Levy   Tímea Babos
  Olga Govortsova
7–6(7–5), 3–6, [11–9]
Runner-up 4. 12 April 2015 Family Circle Cup, Charleston, USA Clay   Casey Dellacqua   Martina Hingis
  Sania Mirza
0–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 18 October 2015 Tianjin Open, China Hard   Nicole Melichar   Xu Yifan
  Zheng Saisai
2–6, 6–3, [8–10]
Winner 2. 20 February 2016 Dubai Tennis Championships, UAE Hard   Chuang Chia-jung   Caroline Garcia
  Kristina Mladenovic
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 25 June 2016 Aegon International, Eastbourne, UK Grass   Anastasia Rodionova   Chan Hao-ching
  Chan Yung-jan
5–7, 7–6(7–4), [10–6]
Runner-up 6. 23 July 2016 Bank of the West Classic, Stanford, USA Hard   Anastasia Rodionova   Raquel Atawo
  Abigail Spears
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 5 February 2017 St. Petersburg Ladies' Trophy, Russia Hard (i)   Xenia Knoll   Jelena Ostapenko
  Alicja Rosolska
6–3, 2–6, [5–10]
Winner 4. 4 March 2017 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco Hard   Anastasia Rodionova   Veronica Cepede Royg
  Mariana Duque
6–3, 6–2
Winner 5. 5 August 2018 Citi Open, Washington DC, USA Hard   Han Xinyun   Alexa Guarachi
  Erin Routliffe
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 8. 16 September 2018 Tournoi de Québec, Canada Carpet (i)   Xenia Knoll   Asia Muhammad
  Maria Sanchez
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 9. 19 October 2018 Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia Hard (i)   Raluca Olaru   Alexandra Panova
  Laura Siegemund
2–6, 6–7(2–7)
Winner 6. 23 August 2019 Bronx Open, New York, USA Hard   María José Martínez Sánchez   Margarita Gasparyan
  Monica Niculescu
7–5, 2–6, [10–7]

WTA 125 series finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 5. 7 September 2015 Dalian, China Hard   Chan Chin-wei   Zhang Kailin
  Zheng Saisai
3–6, 4–6

ITF career finalsEdit

Singles: 15 (8–7)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 22 April 2002 Cavtat, Croatia Clay   Linda Smolenaková 6–7(6–8), 3–6
Runner-up 2. 9 April 2003 Cavtat, Croatia Clay   Monica Niculescu 4–6, 1–6
Winner 1. 14 April 2003 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay   Lucija Krzelj 6–4, 5–7, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 19 May 2003 Biograd, Croatia Clay   Lucija Krzelj 4–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 26 May 2003 Zadar, Croatia Clay   Paulina Slitrová 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 23 June 2003 Fontanafredda, Italy Clay   Anna Foldenyi 7–6(7–2), 6–4
Runner-up 4. 17 August 2003 Martina Franca, Italy Clay   Lina Stančiūtė 3–6, 1–6
Winner 4. 24 April 2005 Bari, Italy Clay   Olga Vymetálková 6–3, 6–2
Winner 5. 7 August 2005 Bad Saulgau, Germany Clay   Vanja Ćorović 6–1, 6–0
Runner-up 5. 11 February 2006 Capriolo, Italy Carpet (i)   Lucie Hradecká 1–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 18 March 2006 Rome, Italy Clay   Stefania Chieppa 3–6, 6–1, 7–6(7–5)
Winner 7. 26 March 2006 Rome, Italy Clay   Belen Corbalan 7–5, 6–1
Winner 8. 21 May 2007 Vienna, Austria Clay   Teliana Pereira 6–1, 1–6, 6–2
Runner-up 6. 4 May 2009 Wiesbaden, Germany Clay   Julia Babilon 1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 7. 10 August 2009 Versmold, Germany Clay   Sarah Gronert 3–6, 6–3, 6–7(5–7)

Doubles: 64 (39–25)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 9 February 2003 Bergamo, Italy Hard (i)   Ana Vrljić   Stefanie Haidner
  Bianca Kamper
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 31 March 2003 Makarska, Croatia Clay   Maria Kunová   Gabriela Niculescu
  Monica Niculescu
2–6, 2–6
Winner 2. 9 April 2003 Cavtat, Croatia Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Raissa Gourevitch
  Nina Bratchikova
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 14 April 2003 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Gabriela Niculescu
  Monica Niculescu
6–2, 4–6, 6–2
Winner 4. 19 May 2003 Biograd, Croatia Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Petra Cetkovská
  Pavlina Slitrová
6–4, 6–4
Winner 5. 26 May 2003 Zadar, Croatia Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Daniela Klemenschits
  Sandra Klemenschits
6–3, 6–1
Winner 6. 9 June 2003 Grado, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Laura Dell'Angelo
  Giorgia Mortello
2–6, 6–3, 6–0
Winner 7. 3 August 2003 Cuneo, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Lubomira Bacheva
  Stefanie Haidner
6–1, 6–2
Winner 8. 16 August 2003 Martina Franca, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Paula García
  María José Martínez Sánchez
2–6, 6–4, 6–1
Winner 9. 25 August 2003 Rimini, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Alice Canepa
  Emily Stellato
7–6(7–3), 6–7(7–9), 7–5
Winner 10. 7 September 2003 Torino, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Yuliana Fedak
  Olga Lazarchuk
6–4, 6–2
Winner 11. 19 October 2003 Saint-Raphaël, France Hard (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Maret Ani
  Camille Pin
6–2, 6–1
Winner 12. 25 November 2003 Průhonice, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Olga Vymetálková
  Gabriela Navrátilová
7–5, 6–7(8–10), 6–3
Winner 13. 6 April 2004 Dinan, France Clay (i)   Galina Voskoboeva   Goulnara Fattakhetdinova
  Anastasia Rodionova
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 28 June 2004 Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany Clay   Mariya Koryttseva   Vanessa Henke
  Anousjka Van Exel
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 7 September 2004 Fano, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Delia Sescioreanu
  Andreea Ehritt-Vanc
5–7, 6–1, 2–6
Runner-up 4. 20 September 2004 Biella, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Erica Krauth
  Martina Müller
2–6, 3–6
Winner 14. 28 September 2004 Belgrade, Serbia Clay   Giulia Casoni   Ekaterina Bychkova
  Nadejda Ostrovskaya
6–0, 6–2
Winner 15. 4 October 2004 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay   Lucija Krzelj   Olga Brózda
  Sylwia Niedbalo
4–6, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 16. 11 October 2004 Dubrovnik, Croatia Clay   Lucija Krzelj   Klara Jagosova
  Barbara Pócza
6–3, 4–6, 6–3
Winner 17. 11 January 2005 Stuttgart, Germany Hard (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Danielle Harmsen
  Eva Pera
6–3, 7–5
Winner 18. 16 January 2005 Grenoble, France Hard (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Émilie Bacquet
  Anaïs Laurendon
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 1 February 2005 Urtijëi, Italy Carpet (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Tina Pisnik
  Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
2–6, 6–3, 6–7(1–7)
Winner 19. 1 March 2005 Buchen, Germany Hard (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Korina Perkovic
  Andrea Petkovic
6–2, 6–2
Winner 20. 26 April 2005 Taranto, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Nadejda Ostrovskaya
  Tatiana Poutchek
6–3, 6–7(7–9), 6–3
Winner 21. 21 June 2005 Fontanafredda, Italy Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Eva Fislová
  Stanislava Hrozenská
5–7, 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 2 August 2005 Bad Saulgau, Germany Clay   Sandra Martinović   Ivanna Israilova
  Elena Chalova
4–6, 6–4, 4–6
Winner 22. 12 December 2005 Valašské Meziříčí, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Renata Voráčová   Lucie Hradecká
  Sandra Záhlavová
6–3, 6–3
Winner 23. 11 January 2006 Stuttgart, Germany Hard (i)   Renata Voráčová   Kildine Chevalier
  Julie Coin
6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 7. 22 February 2006 Biberach, Germany Hard (i)   Renata Voráčová   Lucie Hradecká
  Olga Vymetálková
6–2, 4–6, 6–7(4–7)
Winner 24. 14 March 2006 Rome, Italy Clay   Carmen Klaschka   Gianna Doz
  Stefanie Haidner
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 8. 18 April 2006 Bari, Italy Clay   Stefanie Haidner   Romina Oprandi
  Caroline Schneider
5–7, 2–6
Winner 25. 26 June 2006 Padova, Italy Clay   Renata Voráčová   Larissa Carvalho
  Andreja Klepač
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 9. 6 July 2006 Rome, Italy Clay   Kyra Nagy   Matea Mezak
  Nika Ožegović
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 10. 14 February 2007 Biberach, Germany Hard (i)   Sandra Martinović   Nina Bratchikova
  Urszula Radwańska
2–6, 0–6
Runner-up 11. 3 July 2007 Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany Clay   Carmen Klaschka   Ekaterina Dzehalevich
  Yanina Wickmayer
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 12. 6 August 2007 Hechingen, Germany Clay   Sandra Martinović   Michaela Paštiková
  Kathrin Wörle
4–6, 4–6
Winner 26. 21 August 2007 Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Michaela Paštiková   Ana Jovanović
  Laura Siegemund
1–6, 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 13. 10 December 2007 Valašské Meziříčí, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Ivana Lisjak   Andrea Hlaváčková
  Lucie Hradecká
2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 14. 18 February 2008 Capriolo, Italy Carpet (i)   Ivana Lisjak   Kelly Anderson
  Sarah Borwell
6–7(7–9), 4–6
Winner 27. 19 May 2008 Gorizia, Italy Clay   Lisa Sabino   Maja Kambič
  Anja Prislan
6–0, 6–1
Runner-up 15. 4 August 2008 Hechingen, Germany Clay   Carmen Klaschka   Yayuk Basuki
  Romana Tedjakusuma
6–2, 2–6, [6–10]
Runner-up 16. 1 September 2008 Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay   Vojislava Lukić   Florencia Molinero
  Lesia Tsurenko
6–4, 5–7, [7–10]
Runner-up 17. 27 October 2008 Nantes, France Hard (i)   Maša Zec Peškirič   Ekaterina Dzehalevich
  Yuliana Fedak
3–6, 4–6
Winner 28. 26 January 2009 Laguna Niguel, USA Hard   Vanessa Henke   Megan Moulton-Levy
  Laura Siegemund
4–6, 6–3, [10–8]
Runner-up 18. 13 April 2009 Tessenderlo, Belgium Clay (i)   Stefania Boffa   Yulia Fedossova
  Virginie Pichet
5–7, 3–6
Winner 29. 6 July 2009 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Renata Voráčová   Elena Chalova
  Anastasia Poltoratskaya
6–2, 7–5
Winner 30. 13 July 2009 Zwevegem, Belgium Clay   Elena Chalova   Yurika Sema
  Aurélie Védy
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 19. 20 July 2009 Petange, Luxembourg Clay   Kathrin Wörle   Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro
  Selima Sfar
2–6, 6–3, [7–10]
Runner-up 20. 27 July 2009 Bad Saulgau, Germany Clay   Yurika Sema   Hanne Skak Jensen
  Johanna Larsson
2–6, 3–6
Winner 31. 17 August 2009 Wahlstedt, Germany Clay   Neda Kozić   Lisa Sabino
  Vivienne Vierin
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 21. 30 November 2009 Přerov, Czech Republic Hard (i)   Katalin Marosi   Sandra Klemenschits
  Andreja Klepač
6–7(3–7), 6–3, [7–10]
Winner 32. 26 April 2010 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France Clay   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro
  Kristina Mladenovic
0–6, 6–2, [10–5]
Runner-up 22. 1 November 2010 Nantes, France Hard (i)   Mervana Jugić-Salkić   Anne Keothavong
  Anna Smith
7–5, 1–6, [6–10]
Winner 33. 17 January 2011 Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France Hard   Valeria Savinykh   Kiki Bertens
  Richèl Hogenkamp
6–3, 7–6(7–0)
Runner-up 23. 31 January 2011 Surrey, Great Britain Hard (i)   Marta Domachowska   Emma Laine
  Melanie South
3–6, 7–5, [8–10]
Runner-up 24. 28 February 2011 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Katarzyna Kawa   Liang Chen
  Tian Ran
6–4, 2–6, [6–10]
Runner-up 25. 2 May 2011 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France Clay   Renata Voráčová   Anna-Lena Grönefeld
  Petra Martić
6–1, 2–6, [9–11]
Winner 34. 29 June 2011 Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany Clay   Anaïs Laurendon   Hana Birnerová
  Stephanie Vogt
4–6, 6–1, [10–0]
Winner 35. 12 September 2011 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Nina Bratchikova   Alexandra Cadanțu
  Ioana Raluca Olaru
6–4, 7–5
Winner 36. 19 September 2011 Saint-Malo, France Clay   Nina Bratchikova   Johanna Larsson
  Jasmin Wöhr
6–4, 6–2
Winner 37. 28 November 2011 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Nina Bratchikova   Akgul Amanmuradova
  Alexandra Dulgheru
6–4, 3–6, [10–6]
Winner 38. 19 December 2011 Ankara, Turkey Hard (i)   Nina Bratchikova   Janette Husárová
  Katalin Marosi
6–4, 6–2
Winner 39. 21 April 2018 Chiasso, Switzerland Clay   Jessica Moore   Cindy Burger
  Rosalie van der Hoek
7–6(8–6), 4–6, [10–8]

Grand Slam doubles performance timelineEdit

Tournament 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 W–L
Australian Open 1R A A A A A A A 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2R 2–9
French Open 1R A A A A A 2R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R 2R 2R 1R 5–11
Wimbledon 1R A A A A A Q1 Q1 2R 3R 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 5–9
US Open A A A A A A 1R A 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 3–9
Win-Loss 0–3 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–2 0–1 2–4 4–4 1–4 1–4 3–4 1–4 1–4 1–4 15–38

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dȃrio". Hrvatski jezični portal (in Serbo-Croatian). Retrieved 18 March 2018. Dȃrija
  2. ^ "Jȕraj". Hrvatski jezični portal (in Serbo-Croatian). Retrieved 18 March 2018. Jȕrāk

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