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Irina Kuzmina-Rimša

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Irina Kuzmina-Rimša (born 16 January 1986) is a retired Latvian tennis player.

Irina Kuzmina-Rimša
Country (sports) Latvia
Born (1986-01-16) 16 January 1986 (age 33)
Riga, Latvia
Turned pro2003
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed forehand)
Prize money$61,240
Singles
Career record150–135
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 307 (13 October 2008)
Doubles
Career record105–99
Career titles8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 193 (13 July 2009)

Kuzmina won two singles and eight doubles titles on the ITF tour during her career. On 13 October 2008, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 307. On 13 July 2009, she peaked at world number 193 in the doubles rankings.

Kuzmina has a 19–13 record for Latvia in Fed Cup competition.

After retiring from the professional tennis circuit, Kuzmina-Rimša became a beach tennis player.

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Career statisticsEdit

Singles finals: 6 (2–4)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner–up 1. 15 August 2005 Helsinki, Finland Hard   Emma Laine 0–6 2–6
Winner 2. 30 May 2006 Olecko, Poland Clay   Olga Brózda 6–4 6–4
Runner-up 3. 8 June 2007 Birkerød, Denmark Clay   Elena Pioppo 2–6 0–6
Winner 4. 25 June 2007 Oslo, Norway Clay   Eva-Maria Hoch 6–4 3-0 ret.
Runner-up 5. 24 November 2007 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Valentina Sulpizio 0–6 0-2 ret.
Runner-up 6. 19 January 2009 Kaarst, Germany Carpet (i)   Sarah Gronert 6–2 4–6 5–7

Doubles finals: 19 (8-11)Edit

Outcome NO Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Runner–up 1. 10 August 2003 Gdynia, Poland Clay   Monika Schneider   Klaudia Jans-Ignacik
  Alicja Rosolska
5–7 2–6
Runner–up 2. 17 August 2003 Oulu, Finland Clay   Kateryna Bondarenko   Nicole Melch
  Yvonne Meusburger
3–6 6–4 1–6
Winner 3. 12 September 2004 Tbilisi, Georgia Clay   Kristina Movsesyan   Sofia Melikishvili
  Svetlana Mossiakova
3–6 6–3 6–3
Runner–up 4. 7 November 2004 Stockholm, Sweden Hard (i)   Sofia Avakova   Michaëlla Krajicek
  Jolanda Mens
2–6 3–6
Runner–up 5. 24 May 2005 Olecko, Poland Clay   Alise Vaidere   Olga Brózda
  Natalia Kołat
7–5 1–6 1–6
Runner-up 6. 30 January 2006 Belfort, France Hard (i)   Ekaterina Lopes   Kristina Barrois
  Kathrin Wörle-Scheller
1–6, 1–6
Winner 7. 9 May 2006 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Oksana Uzhylovska   Justine Ozga
  Urszula Radwańska
6–0 6–1
Runner–up 8. 30 May 2006 Olecko, Poland Clay   Alise Vaidere   Olga Brózda
  Natalia Kołat
2–6 3–6
Winner 9. 2 June 2007 Olecko, Poland Clay   Yuliya Hnateyko   Volha Duko
  Aleksandra Malyarchikova
6–1 6–1
Runner-up 10. 8 June 2007 Birkerød, Denmark Clay   Zora Vlckova   Elena Pioppo
  Alice Balducci
7–6(7) 2–6 0–6
Runner-up 11. 19 November 2007 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Sheila Solsona-Carcasona   Biljana Pawlowa-Dimitrova
  Stefanie Haidner
3–6 7–6(8) [3-10]
Winner 12. 27 January 2008 Grenoble, France Hard (i)   Vasilisa Davydova   Barbora Krtičková
  Lucie Šípková
6–0 7–5
Winner 13. 11 July 2008 Rome, Italy Clay   Oxana Lyubtsova   Irina Buryachok
  Patricia Mayr
6–4 4–6 [10–7]
Runner-up 14. 4 August 2008 Moscow, Russia Clay   Veronika Kapshay   Vitalia Diatchenko
  Maria Kondratieva
0–6, 4–6
Runner-up 15. 30 August 2008 Vlaardingen, Netherlands Clay   Anastasia Poltoratskaya   Mervana Jugić-Salkić
  Teodora Mirčić
1–6, 2–6
Winner 16. 8 February 2009 Belfort, France Carpet   Oxana Lyubtsova   Yulia Fedossova
  Virginie Pichet
6–3 3–6 [10–5]
Winner 17. 24 June 2009 Rotterdam, Netherlands Clay   Eugeniya Pashkova   Alenka Hubacek
  Kairangi Vano
7–6, 7–6
Runner-up 18. 12 October 2009 Kharkiv, Ukraine Carpet (i)   Veronika Kapshay   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiya Kichenok
6–2, 2–6, [3–10]
Winner 19. 26 July 2010 Tampere, Finland Clay   Diāna Marcinkēviča   Amandine Hesse
  Monika Tůmová
6–4, 6–2

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