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Klaudia Edina Gallovits-Hall (née Gallovits; born December 10, 1984) is a former tennis player from Romania. Her career-high ranking of No. 54 she achieved on April 28, 2008. She represented Romania until April 2015, then started playing for the United States.

Edina Gallovits-Hall
Edina Gallovits-Hall 6, 2015 Wimbledon Championships - Diliff.jpg
Edina Gallovits-Hall at the 2015 Wimbledon Championships
Full nameKlaudia Edina Gallovits-Hall
Country (sports) Romania (1999–2015)
 United States (2015–present)
ResidenceAtlanta, Georgia, United States
Born (1984-12-10) December 10, 1984 (age 34)
Timișoara, Romania
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Turned pro1999
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$1,225,667
Singles
Career record418–258
Career titles0 WTA, 19 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 54 (28 April 2008)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2008, 2009)
French Open2R (2007, 2011)
Wimbledon2R (2008, 2010)
US Open2R (2012)
Doubles
Career record159–133
Career titles3 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 63 (6 April 2009)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2009)
French Open3R (2012)
Wimbledon1R (2005, 2008, 2009)
US Open1R (2007)

Personal lifeEdit

She married her American coach and manager Bryce Hall in November 2010.[1]

CareerEdit

In June 2007, she reached the final of the inaugural Barcelona KIA event.

In February 2010, she won her first WTA title in doubles at the Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas in Bogotá. Her second doubles title came in September 2010 at the Guangzhou International Women's Open.

In 2011, she defended her 2010 Bogotá title, winning the Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas with Anabel Medina Garrigues.

At the 2015 US Open, she played her last match on the tour. She was beaten in the first round of qualifying by Japanese Mayo Hibi in three sets.

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (0–1)Edit

Before 2009 Starting in 2009
WTA Championships (0/0)
Tier I (0/0) Premier Mandatory (0/0)
Tier II (0/0) Premier 5 (0/0)
Tier III (0/0) Premier (0/0)
Tier IV & V (0/1) International (0/0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 16 June 2007 Barcelona Ladies Open Clay   Meghann Shaughnessy 3–6, 2–6

Doubles: 4 (3–1)Edit

Before 2009 Starting in 2009
WTA Championships (0/0)
Tier I (0/0) Premier Mandatory (0/0)
Tier II (0/1) Premier 5 (0/0)
Tier III (0/0) Premier (0/0)
Tier IV & V (0/0) International (3/0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 20 April 2008 Family Circle Cup, Charleston, U.S. Green Clay   Olga Govortsova   Katarina Srebotnik
  Ai Sugiyama
2–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 21 February 2010 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia (1) Clay   Gisela Dulko   Olga Savchuk
  Anastasiya Yakimova
6–2, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 2. 19 September 2010 Guangzhou International Women's Open, China Hard   Sania Mirza   Han Xinyun
  Liu Wanting
7–5, 6–3
Winner 3. 20 February 2011 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, Bogotá (2) Clay   Anabel Medina Garrigues   Sharon Fichman
  Laura Pous Tió
2–6, 7–6(8–6), 11–9

Singles performance timelineEdit

Tournament 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2015 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A LQ LQ 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R A 1R A 2–6
French Open 1R LQ LQ LQ 2R 1R 1R LQ 2R 1R A A 2–6
Wimbledon 1R LQ LQ 1R 2R 1R 2R LQ 1R A 1R 2–7
US Open LQ LQ LQ LQ 1R 1R 1R 1R LQ 2R A LQ 1–5
Win–loss 0–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–4 2–4 1–4 1–3 1–2 1–3 0–1 0–1 7–24
Olympic Games
Summer Olympics NH A Not held A Not held A NH 0–0
Year end ranking 187 186 129 111 87 84 93 75 124 98

Doubles performance timelineEdit

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W–L
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian Open A A A 1R 2R 1R 1R A A 1–4
French Open A A A 2R 1R 2R 1R 3R A 4–5
Wimbledon 1R A A 1R 1R 1R A A A 0–4
US Open A A 1R A 2R 2R 1R A A 2–4
Win–loss 0–1 0–0 0–1 1–3 2–4 2–4 0–3 2–1 0–0 7–17

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2011-01-10. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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