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Kristine Kunce (née Radford; born 3 March 1970), is an Australian professional tennis player who competed during the mid-1980s through the 1990s.

Kristine Kunce
Full nameKristine Kunce Radford
Country (sports) Australia
Born (1970-03-03) 3 March 1970 (age 49)
Sydney, Australia
Height177 cm (5 ft 9 12 in)
Turned pro1985
Retired30 January 2000
PlaysRight-handed
Prize moneyUS$700,961
Singles
Career record230–200
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 45 (15 August 1994)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1994)
French Open1R (1993, 1994)
Wimbledon4R (1994)
US Open2R (1993)
Doubles
Career record297–199
Career titles6
Highest rankingNo. 25 (19 September 1994)

Kunce reached a career high of world No. 45 on 15 August 1994; and a career high in doubles of world No. 25 on 19 September 1994.[1] She won six doubles titles on the WTA Tour during her career.

Her best performance at a Grand Slam was at the 1994 Wimbledon Championships, where she was knocked out in the fourth round by eventual champion Conchita Martínez.

Contents

Career doubles finalsEdit

Legend
Grand Slam (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (0)
Tier III (0)
Tier IV (6)

Wins (6)Edit

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
1. 26 April 1993 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Nicole Arendt   Amy deLone
  Erika deLone
6–3, 6–4
2. 25 April 1994 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Nicole Arendt   Kerry-Anne Guse
  Andrea Strnadová
6–2, 6–2
3. 11 September 1995 Tokyo, Japan Carpet   Kerry-Anne Guse   Sung-Hee Park
  Rika Hiraki
6–4, 6–4
4. 11 September 1995 Pattaya City, Thailand Hard   Jill Hetherington   Kristin Godridge
  Nana Miyagi
2–6, 6–4, 6–3
5. 21 April 1997 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Kerry-Anne Guse   Lenka Němečková
  Yuka Yoshida
6–4, 5–7, 7–5
6. 11 September 1995 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Corina Morariu   Florencia Labat
  Dominique Monami
6–3, 6–4

Runners-up (7)Edit

No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
1. 19 April 1993 Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia Hard (i)   Nicole Arendt   Patty Fendick
  Meredith McGrath
6–4, 7-6(7–2)
2. 4 October 1993 Taiwan Hard   Jo-Anne Faull   Yayuk Basuki
  Nana Miyagi
6–4, 6–2
3. 18 April 1994 Kallang, Singapore Hard   Nicole Arendt   Patty Fendick
  Meredith McGrath
6–4, 6–2
4. 12 June 1995 Birmingham, England Grass   Nicole Bradtke   Manon Bollegraf
  Rennae Stubbs
3–6, 6–4, 6–4
5. 1 January 1996 Auckland, Australia Hard   Jill Hetherington   Els Callens
  Julie Halard-Decugis
6–1, 6–0
6. 23 February 1998 Memphis, United States Hard   Cătălina Cristea   Serena Williams
  Venus Williams
7–5, 6–2
7. 11 September 1995 Gold Coast, Australia Hard   Irina Spîrlea   Corina Morariu
  Larisa Neiland
6–3, 6–3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Renée Bloch Shallouf, ed. (1995). 1995 WTA Tour Media Guide. New York: Women's Tennis Association (WTA). p. 175.

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