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Laura Garrone (born 15 November 1967) is a former professional tennis player from Italy.

Laura Garrone
Country (sports) Italy
Born (1967-11-15) 15 November 1967 (age 51)
Milan, Italy
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$491,547
Singles
Career record225–198
Career titles4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 32 (19 January 1987)
Grand Slam Singles results
French Open4R (1986)
Wimbledon3R (1991)
US Open2R (1985, 1988, 1990)
Doubles
Career record142–138
Career titles5 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 50 (6 May 1991)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1996)
French Open2R (1988, 1991)
Wimbledon2R (1990, 1997)
US Open2R (1988, 1989)
Team competitions
Fed Cup7–9

In her career, Garrone won five doubles titles on the WTA Tour. The right-hander reached her career-high ranking of world No. 32 on 19 January 1987. Her best Grand Slam finish was the fourth round at the 1986 French Open at Roland Garros.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 6 (5 titles, 1 runner-up)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 1
Tier IV & V 4
Titles by surface
Hard 0
Clay 5
Grass 0
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 6 August 1989 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Laura Golarsa   Silke Meier
  Elena Pampoulova
6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 1. 13 May 1990 Rome, Italy Clay   Laura Golarsa   Helen Kelesi
  Monica Seles
3–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 13 July 1990 Palermo, Italy Clay   Karin Kschwendt   Florencia Labat
  Barbara Romanò
6–2, 6–4
Winner 3. 16 September 1990 Athens, Greece Clay   Karin Kschwendt   Leona Lásková
  Jana Pospíšilová
6–0, 1–6, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 4. 10 July 1994 Palermo, Italy Clay   Ruxandra Dragomir   Alice Canepa
  Giulia Casoni
6–1, 6–0
Winner 5. 17 September 1995 Warsaw, Poland Clay   Sandra Cecchini   Henrieta Nagyová
  Denisa Szabová
5–7, 6–2, 6–3

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 5 (4–1)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Location Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 16 April 1984 Monviso, Italy Clay   Carina Karlsson 4–6, 5–7
Winner 1. 16 July 1984 Cava de' Tirreni, Italy Clay   Katerina Maleeva 6–1, 7–5
Winner 2. 15 April 1985 Caserta, Italy Clay   Laura Golarsa 5–7, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 3. 10 May 1993 Putignato, Italy Hard   Rita Grande 2–6, 6–3, 6–1
Winner 4. 1 September 1997 Spoleto, Italy Clay   Alicia Ortuño w/o

Doubles: 7 (5–2)Edit

Outcome No. Date Location Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 7 September 1992 Arzachena, Italy Clay   Laura Golarsa   Linda Ferrando
  Silvia Farina Elia
6–4, 4–6, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 12 July 1993 Darmstadt, Germany Clay   Tina Križan   Magdalena Feistel
  Katarzyna Teodorowicz
6–4, 4–6, 5–7
Winner 2. 13 June 1994 Sezze, Italy Clay   Rita Grande   Laura Montalvo
  Silvia Ramón-Cortés
6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 3 July 995 Sezze, Italy Clay   Gloria Pizzichini   Lenka Němečková
  Maja Živec-Škulj
7–6, 6–2
Winner 4. 14 August 1995 Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Tina Križan   Eva Melicharová
  Helena Vildová
6–4, 3–6, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 14 July 1996 İstanbul, Turkey Hard   Flora Perfetti   Tina Križan
  Olga Lugina
4–6, 2–6
Winner 5. 30 June 1997 Sezze, Italy Clay   Elena Savoldi   Anna Linkova
  Andreea Vanc
6–3, 6–0

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