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Jana Nejedly (born June 9, 1974 as Jana Nejedlá) is a Czech-born Canadian former professional tennis player. Nejedly's highest WTA singles ranking is 64th, which she reached on October 2, 2000. Her career high in doubles was at 227 set on August 12, 1996.

Jana Nejedly
Country (sports) Canada
ResidenceNaples, Florida, United States
Born (1974-06-09) June 9, 1974 (age 45)
Prague, Czechoslovakia
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned proFebruary 3, 1994
Retired2003
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$630,096
Singles
Career record318–265 (54.5%)
Career titles0 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 64 (October 2, 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1999)
French Open2R (1999)
Wimbledon2R (1995)
US Open3R (2001)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games1R (1996)
Doubles
Career record23–60 (27.7%)
Career titles0 WTA, 0 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 227 (August 12, 1996)

Born in Prague and raised in Vancouver,[1] Nejedly resided in Toronto,[2] Boston,[1] and Naples,[3] Florida at different times. Nejedly retired in 2003 but had a brief return in 2012. She would finally retire for the last time that July.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Nejedly retires from WTA Tour". CBC Sports. 8 October 2003. Retrieved 2012-06-09.
  2. ^ "Toronto's Jana Nejedly qualifies for US Open". CBC Sports. 27 August 2001. Retrieved 2012-06-09.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-16. Retrieved 2009-08-04.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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