Kumiko Okamoto

Kumiko Okamoto (Japanese: 岡本久美子, born February 19, 1965) is a retired female tennis player from Japan, who represented her native country at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea). In the doubles competition she partnered Etsuko Inoue.

Kumiko Okamoto
Country (sports) Japan
Born (1965-02-19) 19 February 1965 (age 56)
Retired1992
Prize money$139,506
Singles
Career record129–88
Career titles4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 75 (24 April 1989)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1990)
French Open1R (1987-1990)
Wimbledon3R (1987)
US Open1R (1987-1989)
Doubles
Career record33–32
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 124 (11 April 1988)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1988)
French Open2R (1987, 1988)
Wimbledon1R (1987, 1988)

Okamoto 6 singles and doubles finals. She has won 4 singles titles and 2 doubles titles on the ITF finals.[1]

WTA Career finalsEdit

Singles (1 win)Edit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I (0–0)
Tier II (0–0)
Tier III (0–0)
Tier IV (0–0)
Tier V (1–0)
Virginia Slims, Avon, Other (0–0)
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 1. Apr 1989 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Elizabeth Smylie 6–4, 6–2

ITF FinalsEdit

Singles (4–2)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 18 November 1984 Kuroshio, Japan Hard   Cheryl Jones 6-2, 4-6, 6-2
Winner 2. 28 April 1985 Hatfield, United Kingdom Hard   Daniela Moise 6-4, 6-2
Winner 3. 5 May 1985 Sutton, United Kingdom Hard   Elna Reinach 6-4, 6-7, 6-2
Runner-up 4. 20 November 1985 Matsuyama, Japan Hard   Nanette Schutte 4-6, 1-6
Runner-up 5. 11 May 1986 Bournemouth, United Kingdom Clay   Natasha Zvereva 2-6, 6-4, 5-7
Winner 6. 12 October 1986 Kofu, Japan Hard   Michelle Jaggard-Lai 7-6, 6-0

Doubles (2–4)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 7 August 1983 Ortisei, Italy Clay   Emiko Okagawa   Ana Almansa
  Patrizia Murgo
7-6, 1-6, 6-3
Runner-up 2. 14 August 1983 Sezze, Italy Clay   Emiko Okagawa   Cathy Drury
  Ellinore Lightbody
w/o
Winner 3. 21 August 1983 Hechingen, West Germany Clay   Emiko Okagawa   Jo Louis
  Lorrayne Gracie
6-2, 6-0
Runner-up 4. 12 October 1986 Kofu, Japan Hard   Naoko Sato   Belinda Cordwell
  Michelle Jaggard-Lai
2-6, 6-7
Runner-up 5. 11 October 1987 Kofu, Japan Hard   Naoko Sato   Ei Iida
  Akemi Nishiya
5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 8 November 1987 Saga, Japan Hard   Naoko Sato   Ei Iida
  Maya Kidowaki
6-7, 6-3, 7-9

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kumiko Okamoto Matches Past tournaments". www.wtatennis.com.