Kateřina Böhmová (1986)

Kateřina Böhmová (born 18 November 1986, in Ostrava) is a retired Czech professional tennis player. She is the daughter of Kateřina Böhmová-Skronská, Czechoslovak tennis player active in the 1980s. Through marriage she is also known as Kateřina Klapková.

Kateřina Böhmová
Country (sports) Czech Republic
ResidencePrague, Czech Republic
Born (1986-11-18) 18 November 1986 (age 34)
Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Turned pro2005
Retired2012
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$147,620
Singles
Career record130-110
Career titles0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 107 (12 June 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2006)
French OpenQ1 (2005)
Wimbledon1R (2005)
US OpenQ1 (2004, 2005)
Doubles
Career record20 - 25
Career titles0
Highest ranking214 (24 July 2006)

Her career high singles ranking is World No 107, which she achieved on 12 June 2006. Her biggest career highlight is winning the Girls' Doubles title at the 2004 French Open, partnering Michaëlla Krajicek.

BiographyEdit

Böhmová has won three ITF Women's Circuit titles in her career, including the Barcelona Challenger in 2005; and has played on many WTA Tour events. She has made one Grand Slam main draw- at the 2005 Wimbledon Championships where she lost in a tight three-setter to No.9 seed Anastasia Myskina, 5–7, 7–6(7–5), 6–4. In 2004, Kateřina, alongside Michaëlla Krajicek, won the Girls' Doubles title at the 2004 French Open. She was also the runner-up at the 2003 French Open and the 2003 Wimbledon Championships Girls' Doubles events, both with Krajicek.

Career statisticsEdit

Singles Finals: 7 (3–4)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in final Score in final
Winner 1. 24 August 2003 Kedzierzyn-Kozle, Poland Clay   Marta Lesniak 2–6, 6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 28 March 2004 Athens, Greece Hard   Virginie Pichet 1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 23 May 2004 Caserta, Italy Clay (i)   Paula García 6–0, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 20 June 2004 Lenzerheide, Switzerland Clay   Julia Babilon 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 08 August 2004 Rimini, Italy Clay   Yuliana Fedak 4–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 08 October 2005 Barcelona, Spain Clay   María Sánchez Lorenzo 3–6, 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 7. 6 August 2006 Baden-Baden, Germany Clay   Martina Müller 1–6, 1–6

Doubles Finals: 1 (0–1)Edit

Outcome NO Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in final
Runner-up 1. 04 December 2005 Palm Beach Gardens, United States Clay   Olga Vymetálková   Chan Chin-Wei
  Hsieh Su-Wei
6–7(2–7), 5–7

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