Emmanuelle Gagliardi

Emmanuelle Gagliardi (born 9 July 1976) is a retired Swiss tennis player.

Emmanuelle Gagliardi
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Country (sports) Monaco (1992-1997)
  Switzerland (1997 July-2008)
ResidenceMonte Carlo, Monaco
Born (1976-07-09) 9 July 1976 (age 45)
Geneva, Switzerland
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro1994
Retired2008
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,739,751
Singles
Career record391–342
Career titles8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 42 (13 May 2002)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (2001)
French Open4R (2005)
Wimbledon3R (2001, 2004)
US Open1R (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games2R (2000)
Doubles
Career record194–184
Career titles4 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 22 (27 September 2004)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (2003)
French Open3R (2003, 2007)
Wimbledon3R (2004, 2005)
US OpenQF (2002)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic Games2R (2008)
Mixed doubles
Career record9–9
Career titles1
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2004)
French Open1R (2003, 2005)
Wimbledon2R (2004, 2005)
US OpenQF (2004)
Team competitions
Fed CupF (1998), record 23–9

She was coached by Marco Tarelli and her preferred surface was hardcourt.

Gagliardi never won a WTA Tour singles title, but reached the semifinals of the 2002 Indian Wells Masters, losing to eventual champion Daniela Hantuchová, in three sets. She was a member of the Switzerland Fed Cup team that reached the final in 1998. She was also a member of the Swiss team for the 2008 Summer Olympics and played doubles with Patty Schnyder, reaching the second round. She has not been active on the WTA Tour ever since.[1]

In doubles, Gagliardi reached the semifinals of the 2003 Australian Open with Petra Mandula and won the 2004 China Open, a Premier tournament, with Dinara Safina.

Grand Slam singles performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# DNQ A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
Tournament 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Australian Open 1R 1R A 2R 3R 2R 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R
French Open 2R 2R 2R 2R 1R 1R 2R 1R 4R 2R 1R
Wimbledon 2R 1R 1R 1R 3R 2R 2R 3R 1R 1R 1R
US Open 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R A 1R

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 10 (4 titles, 6 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tourn. (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (1)
Tier III (2)
Tier IV & V (1)
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Jan 2001 Auckland Open,
New Zealand
Hard   Barbara Schett   Alexandra Fusai
  Rita Grande
6–7(7), 3–6
Loss 2. Apr 2003 Portugal Open Clay   Maret Ani   Petra Mandula
  Patricia Wartusch
7–6(3), 6–7(3), 2–6
Loss 3. Apr 2003 Bol Ladies Open,
Croatia
Clay   Patty Schnyder   Petra Mandula
  Patricia Wartusch
3–6, 2–6
Win 1. Apr 2004 Portugal Open Clay   Janette Husárová   Olga Blahotová
  Gabriela Navrátilová
6–3, 6–2
Loss 4. Aug 2004 Stockholm Open,
Sweden
Hard   Anna-Lena Grönefeld   Alicia Molik
  Barbara Schett
3–6, 3–6
Loss 5. Aug 2004 Cincinnati Masters,
United States
Hard   Anna-Lena Grönefeld   Marlene Weingärtner
  Jill Craybas
5–7, 6–7(2)
Win 2. Sep 2004 China Open Hard   Dinara Safina   Gisela Dulko
  María Vento-Kabchi
6–4, 6–4
Win 3. Feb 2005 Copa Colsanitas,
Colombia
Clay   Tina Pisnik   Ľubomíra Kurhajcová
  Barbora Strýcová
6–4, 6–3
Win 4. Sep 2005 Guangzhou Open,
China
Hard   Maria Elena Camerin   Neha Uberoi
  Shikha Uberoi
7–6(5), 6–3
Loss 6. Oct 2006 Tashkent Open,
Uzbekistan
Hard   Maria Elena Camerin   Tatiana Poutchek
  Victoria Azarenka
w/o

Mixed doubles: 1 titleEdit

Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1. Sep 2004 China Open Hard   Tripp Phillips   Jill Craybas
  Justin Gimelstob
6–1, 6–2

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 9 (8–1)Edit

Result No Date Tier Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 7 June 1993 10,000 ITF Nicolosi, Italy Clay   Laurence Bois 4–6, 6–3, 6–1
Winner 2. 24 July 1995 10,000 ITF İstanbul, Turkey Hard   Miriam Schnitzer 6–4, 7–6(8)
Winner 3. 5 May 1996 25,000 ITF Florianópolis, Brazil Clay   Larissa Schaerer 6–1, 7–5
Winner 4. 16 June 1996 25,000 ITF Salzburg, Austria Clay   Barbara Mulej 6–4, 6–1
Winner 5. 2 November 1997 75,000 ITF Austin, United States Hard   Nana Smith 6–2, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 6. 19 October 1998 25,000 ITF Welwyn, United Kingdom Carpet (i)   Anne Kremer 6–1, 1–1 ret.
Runner-up 7. 9 July 2000 25,000 ITF Civitanova, Italy Clay   Li Na 3–6, 6–4, 6–7(0)
Winner 8. 21 October 2001 50,000 ITF Largo, United States Hard   Marissa Irvin 7–6(5), 7–5
Winner 9. 5 August 2007 75,000 ITF Rimini, Italy Clay   Stéphanie Foretz 6–3, 7–6(5)

Doubles: 9 (6–3)Edit

Result No Date Tier Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 26 July 1993 10,000 ITF İstanbul, Turkey Hard   Alessia Sciarpelletti   Patrícia Marková
  Nathaly Tijssen
6–2, 3–6, 0–6
Winner 2. 9 August 1993 10,000 ITF Nicolosi, Italy Hard   Alessia Sciarpelletti   Alessia Vesuvio
  Sara Ventura
7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 30 May 1994 25,000 ITF Barcelona, Spain Hard   Petra Kučová   Cristina Torrens Valero
  Alicia Ortuño
6–3, 2–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 12 June 1995 10,000 ITF Massa, Italy Clay   Marzia Grossi   Alice Canepa
  Giulia Casoni
3–6, 6–4, 7–5
Winner 5. 5 May 1996 25,000 ITF Florianópolis, Brazil Clay   Florencia Cianfagna   Miriam D'Agostini
  Andrea Vieira
4–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 16 June 1996 25,000 ITF Salzburg, Austria Clay   Sofia Prazeres   Alicia Ortuño
  Veronica Stele
0–6, 4–6
Winner 7. 22 February 1999 25,000 ITF Bushey, United Kingdom Carpet   Katalin Marosi   Svetlana Krivencheva
  Tina Križan
6–7(4), 6–2, 7–6(0)
Winner 8. 31 October 1999 50,000 ITF Dallas, United States Hard   Irina Selyutina   Samantha Reeves
  Jessica Steck
6–3, 6–3
Winner 9. 7 April 2008 75,000 ITF Monzón, Spain Hard   Rika Fujiwara   María José Martínez Sánchez
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
1–6, 7–6(5), [10–8]

Unplayed finalEdit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
NP N/A 21 October 2001 ITF Largo, United States Hard   Erika deLone   Leanne Baker
  Manisha Malhotra
def.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "WTA player profile". WTATennis.com. Wtatennis.com. Retrieved 2012-08-21.

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