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Harriet Dart (born 28 July 1996) is a British tennis player.

Harriet Dart
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Country (sports) United Kingdom
ResidenceLondon
Born (1996-07-28) 28 July 1996 (age 23)
London
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$342,830
Singles
Career record192–138
Career titles0 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 121 (28 January 2019)
Current rankingNo. 132 (2 May 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2019)
Wimbledon3R (2019)
US Open1R (2019)
Doubles
Career record124–78
Career titles14 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 92 (8 April 2019)
Current rankingNo. 104 (2 May 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2019)
Wimbledon2R (2018)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
WimbledonSF (2018)
Last updated on: 2 May 2019.

She has a career-high singles ranking of world No. 121, achieved in January 2019. She also has a career-high doubles ranking of No. 92, achieved in April 2019, after a run to the semifinals in the mixed doubles with Jay Clarke at Wimbledon.

Dart has won four singles and 14 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. She made her WTA Tour debut at the 2015 Aegon International.

Dart attended The Royal School, Hampstead.[1] Her mother is a teacher and her father is a surveyor.

Harriet is massive football fan of Arsenal football club attending games as and when she can.

Professional careerEdit

2018Edit

Dart started the year playing at ITF events where she lost to Freya Christie, Laura Pigossi, Nastja Kolar, Conny Perrin before she reached the final of an ITF event in Germany and beat Karolina Muchova to win her first 2018 title. She then reached another final in Japan but lost to Veronika Kudermetova. In Eastbourne, she won against Kristýna Plíšková before losing to then top 10 Anastasija Sevastova. In Wimbledon, she lost her first match against former world No. 1 Karolina Plíšková although taking a set off Plíšková and forcing a tiebreak in the first set. At an ITF event in Norway, she won another title against Paula Badosa who retired in the final.

2019Edit

At the Australian Open, she lost to Maria Sharapova in the first round without winning a single game. On 30 March, Dart and her doubles partner Lesley Kerkhove won the final of the Open de Seine-et-Marne[2] against Sarah Beth Grey and Eden Silva. At the Wimbledon Championships, Dart beat both Christina McHale and Beatriz Haddad Maia, progressing to the third round where she lost to Ashleigh Barty only winning two games. In August 2019 Dart qualified for the US open for the first time in her career. Losing 6–3, 6–1 to Romania's Ana Bogdan in the first round.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 10 (4 titles, 6 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–6)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Result No. Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Nov 2012 ITF Edgbaston, England 10,000 Hard (i)   Renata Voráčová 4–6, 2–6
Loss 0–2 Aug 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Valeriya Strakhova 3–6, 3–6
Win 1–2 Oct 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Nuria Parrizas Diaz 6–2, 6–1
Win 2–2 Dec 2014 ITF Djibouti City, Djibouti 10,000 Hard   Naomi Totka 6–3, 6–2
Loss 2–3 Mar 2015 ITF Jiangmen, China 10,000 Hard   Liu Chang 3–6, 0–6
Loss 2–4 May 2016 ITF Goyang, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Han Na-lae 3–6, 2–6
Win 3–4 Feb 2018 ITF Altenkirchen, Germany 25,000 Carpet (i)   Karolína Muchová 7–6(7–5), 6–2
Loss 3–5 Mar 2018 ITF Yokohama, Japan 25,000 Hard   Veronika Kudermetova 2–6, 4–6
Win 4–5 Oct 2018 ITF Oslo, Norway 25,000 Hard (i)   Paula Badosa 6–2, 1–0 ret.
Loss 4–6 Apr 2019 ITF Sunderland, England 25,000 Hard (i)   Laura-Ioana Paar 5–7, 6–4, 2–6

Doubles: 25 (14 titles, 11 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (14–11)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Dec 2013 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Katy Dunne   Csilla Borsányi
  Aminat Kushkhova
0–6, 6–4, [10–4]
Loss 1–1 Dec 2013 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Katy Dunne   Kim Hae-sung
  Kim Ju-eun
6–7(6–8), 4–6
Win 2–1 Apr 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Katy Dunne   Yuka Mori
  Eden Silva
6–4, 6–4
Loss 2–2 Aug 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Claudia Williams   Vojislava Lukić
  Haine Ogata
4–6, 2–6
Win 3–2 Aug 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Anna Morgina   Abbie Myers
  Georgiana Ruhrig
6–2, 6–1
Loss 3–3 Sep 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Hard   Jessica Simpson   Wang Yan
  You Xiaodi
1–6, 6–3, [8–10]
Win 4–3 Oct 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Melis Sezer   Ioana Ducu
  Eden Silva
7–5, 6–1
Loss 4–4 Oct 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Eden Silva   Sharrmadaa Baluu
  Wang Xiyao
5–7, 6–2, [9–11]
Loss 4–5 Nov 2014 ITF Sousse, Tunisia 10,000 Hard   Francesca Stephenson   Natela Dzalamidze
  Oleksandra Korashvili
3–6, 1–6
Win 5–5 May 2015 ITF Balikpapan, Indonesia 25,000 Hard   Prarthana Thombare   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai
  Nudnida Luangnam
6–4, 4–6, [18–16]
Win 6–5 Aug 2015 ITF Chiswick, England 10,000 Hard   Katy Dunne   Emily Arbuthnott
  Freya Christie
6–2, 6–2
Loss 6–6 Aug 2015 ITF Woking, England 25,000 Hard   Katy Dunne   Claudia Giovine
  Despina Papamichail
2–6, 1–6
Loss 6–7 Sep 2015 ITF Pétange, Luxembourg 15,000 Hard (i)   Manon Arcangioli   Michaela Boev
  Hristina Dishkova
2–6, 3–6
Loss 6–8 Feb 2016 ITF Sunderland, England 10,000 Hard (i)   Manon Arcangioli   Emily Arbuthnott
  Emilie Francati
3–6, 6–4, [5–10]
Loss 6–9 Feb 2016 ITF Wirral, England 10,000 Hard (i)   Veronica M. Corning   Sarah Beth Askew
  Olivia Nicholls
2–6, 6–1, [8–10]
Win 7–9 Apr 2016 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Hard   Viktoriya Tomova   Ani Amiraghyan
  Daiana Negreanu
w/o
Win 8–9 Apr 2016 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Hard   Emily Arbuthnott   Anastasia Gasanova
  Ana Shanidze
6–1, 6—0
Win 9–9 May 2016 ITF Goyang, South Korea 25,000 Hard   Freya Christie   Anastasia Gasanova
  Maddison Inglis
6–3, 6–2
Loss 9–10 Sep 2017 ITF Redding, United States 25,000 Hard   Maria Sanchez   Daneika Borthwick
  Ana Veselinović
3–6, 4–6
Loss 9–11 Sep 2017 ITF Stillwater, United States 25,000 Hard   An-Sophie Mestach   Jovana Jakšić
  Caitlin Whoriskey
6–4, 4–6, [3–10]
Win 10–11 Nov 2017 ITF Shrewsbury, England 25,000 Hard (i)   Freya Christie   Maia Lumsden
  Katie Swan
3–6, 6–4, [10–6]
Win 11–11 Apr 2018 ITF Istanbul, Turkey 60,000 Hard   Ayla Aksu   Anastasia Potapova
  Olga Doroshina
6–4, 7–6(7–3)
Win 12–11 May 2018 ITF Lu'an, China 60,000 Hard   Ankita Raina   Liu Fangzhou
  Xun Fangying
6–3, 6–3
Win 13–11 Oct 2018 ITF Oslo, Norway 25,000 Hard (i)   Cornelia Lister   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Hélène Scholsen
7–6(7–3), 7–5
Win 14–11 Mar 2019 ITF Croissy-Beaubourg, France 60,000 Hard (i)   Lesley Kerkhove   Sarah Beth Grey
  Eden Silva
6–3, 6–2


Fed Cup participationEdit

DoublesEdit

Edition Round Date Against Surface Partner Opponents W/L Result Team result
2019 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone
Group I
6-8 February 2019
Bath, England
 Slovenia Hard (i) Katie Swan Dalila Jakupović/Kaja Juvan Win 6–2, 6–2 Win 3-0
 Greece Anna Arkadianou/Despina Papamichail Win 6–1, 6–4 Win 3–0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Wigmore, Tim (2017-06-25). "Harriet Dart hoping to make up for her 2016 Wimbledon heartbreak by reaching this year's main draw". The Independent. Independent Digital News & Media. Retrieved 2018-02-25. she attended the elite Royal School in Hampstead.
  2. ^ "W60 Croissy-Beaubourg". ITFtennis.com. ITF World Tennis Tour.

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