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Katarzyna Kawa (Polish pronunciation: [kataˈʐɨna ˈkava]; born November 17, 1992) is a professional Polish tennis player. Her highest WTA singles ranking is 251, which she reached on 21 March 2016.

Katarzyna Kawa
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Country (sports) Poland
ResidencePoznań
Born (1992-11-17) November 17, 1992 (age 26)
Krynica-Zdrój
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro2007
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$132,409
Singles
Career record261–188
Career titles7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 187 (May 27, 2019)
Current rankingNo. 217 (June 24, 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
French OpenQ1 (2019)
WimbledonQ3 (2019)
Doubles
Career record114–90
Career titles13 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 239 (July 17, 2017)
Current rankingNo. 305 (June 24, 2019)
Last updated on: January 16, 2019.

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Personal lifeEdit

Katarzyna Kawa was born in Krynica-Zdrój but moved in 2013 to Poznań, Poland. She started tennis at age 7 and is currently coached by Grzegorz Garczyński.[1]

ITF finalsEdit

Singles: 13 (7 titles, 6 runners-up)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments (4–2)
$15,000 tournaments (2–0)
$10,000 tournaments (1–4)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–0)
Clay (5–5)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner–up 1. May 5, 2009 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Iveta Gerlová 3–6, 5–7
Runner–up 2. February 8, 2010 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Garbiñe Muguruza 6–3, 2–6, 0–6
Runner–up 3. August 3, 2010 Iława, Poland Clay   Zuzana Zlochová 6–7(2–7), 7–5, 2–6
Runner–up 4. May 28, 2012 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Chantal Škamlová 3–6, 2–6
Winner 1. August 21, 2012 Prague, Czech Republic Clay   Renata Voráčová 6–4, 6–1
Runner–up 5. April 24, 2013 Chiasso, Switzerland Clay   Alison Van Uytvanck 6–7(2–7), 3–6
Winner 2. March 23, 2015 São José do Rio Preto, Brazil Clay   Nadia Podoroska 7–5, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 3. April 20, 2015 Cairo, Egypt Clay   Amanda Carreras 7–5, 6–1
Winner 4. October 12, 2015 Makinohara, Japan Grass   Riko Sawayanagi 6–7(6–8), 6–2, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 5. January 28, 2018 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Zhang Kailin 6–2, 4–6, 6–2
Winner 6. June 3, 2018 Óbidos, Portugal Clay   Dejana Radanovic 4–6, 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 6. October 14, 2018 Óbidos, Portugal Carpet   Tereza Martincová 6–7(3–7), 3–6
Winner 7. April 7, 2019 Jackson, United States Clay   Ann Li 6–3, 6–2

Doubles: 23 (13 titles, 10 runners-up)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000-$80,000 tournaments (0–1)
$50,000 tournaments (1–0)
$25,000 tournaments (5–4)
$15,000 tournaments (2–0)
$10,000 tournaments (5–5)
Finals by surface
Hard (3–3)
Clay (9–7)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. May 5, 2009 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Katarzyna Kaleta   Iveta Gerlová
  Karolina Kosińska
2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2. July 29, 2009 Palić, Serbia Clay   Simona Parajová   Dunja Antunovic
  Ani Mijacika
4–6, 0–6
Winner 1. August 4, 2009 Iława, Poland Clay   Aleksandra Rosolska   Veronika Domagała
  Anna Niemiec
6–1, 6–3
Runner-up 3. August 3, 2010 Iława, Poland Clay   Veronika Domagała   Martina Borecká
  Martina Kubičíková
3–6, 1–6
Winner 2. August 31, 2010 Gliwice, Poland Clay   Justyna Jegiołka   Olga Brózda
  Veronika Domagała
6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 3. October 12, 2010 Bol, Croatia Clay   Natalia Kołat   Anja Prislan
  Eva Wacanno
5–7, 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up 4. March 1, 2011 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Darija Jurak   Liang Chen
  Tian Ran
6–4, 2–6, [6–10]
Winner 4. July 19, 2011 Horb, Germany Clay   Paula Kania   Vaszilisza Bulgakova
  Christina Shakovets
1–6, 6–3, [10–2]
Winner 5. January 30, 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Natalia Kołat   Aleksandrina Naydenova
  Ekaterina Yashina
6–1, 6–4
Winner 6. August 13, 2013 Craiova, Romania Clay   Alice Balducci   Diana Buzean
  Christina Shakovets
3–6, 7–6(7–3), [10–8]
Runner-up 5. January 31, 2016 Bertioga, Brazil Hard   Sandra Zaniewska   Cristina Dinu
  Indy de Vroome
3–6, 3–6
Runner–up 6. April 30, 2016 Chiasso, Switzerland Clay   Olga Brózda   Antonia Lottner
  Anne Schäfer
1–6, 1–6
Runner–up 7. June 10, 2016 Puszczykowo, Poland Hard   Olga Brózda   Weronika Foryś
  Valeria Savinykh
6–7(4–7), 4–6
Winner 7. August, 06, 2016 Plzeň, Czech Republic Clay   Cornelia Lister   Ema Burgić Bucko
  Georgina García Pérez
6–1, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 8. September, 30, 2016 Hua Hin, Thailand Hard   Laura Pigossi   Kamonwan Buayam
  Lee Pei-chi
7–5, 6–7(4–7), [10–6]
Runner–up 8. October 14, 2016 Cairns, Australia Hard   Sandra Zaniewska   Alison Bai
  Lizette Cabrera
5–7, 7–5, [10–12]
Winner 9. May 6, 2017 La Marsa, Tunisia Clay   Jasmina Tinjić   Dea Herdželaš
  Tereza Mrdeža
7–5, 6–4
Runner–up 9. June 25, 2017 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Katarzyna Piter   Priscilla Hon
  Vera Lapko
6–7(3–7), 4–6
Winner 10. February 3, 2018 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Emily Webley-Smith   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Hélène Scholsen
6–3, 3–6, [10–5]
Winner 11. March 9, 2018 Solarino, Italy Carpet   Shalimar Talbi   Laura Ashley
  Quinn Gleason
6–3, 6–4
Winner 12. June 30, 2018 Torun, Poland Clay   Maja Chwalińska   Albina Khabibulina
  Hélène Scholsen
6–1, 6–4
Winner 13. April 7, 2019 Jackson, United States Clay   Katarzyna Piter   Hanna Chang
  Caitlin Whoriskey
7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 10. April 28, 2019 Charlottesville, United States Clay   Lucie Hradecká   Asia Muhammad
  Taylor Townsend
6–4, 5–7, [3–10]

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