Laura Pous Tió

Laura Pous Tió (born 1 October 1984) is a former female tennis player from Spain.

Laura Pous Tió
Laura Pous Tió 3, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) Spain
ResidenceGranollers
Born (1984-10-01) 1 October 1984 (age 36)
Granollers
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro2003
PlaysRight (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$827,965
Singles
Career record435–264
Career titles0 WTA, 20 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 72 (16 January 2012)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2006, 2007, 2011)
French Open1R (2006, 2011, 2012)
Wimbledon1R (2006, 2011, 2012)
US Open2R (2011)
Doubles
Career record123–130
Career titles0 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 112 (25 July 2011)
Team competitions
Fed Cup0–1

CareerEdit

Pous Tió won the gold medal at the 2005 Mediterranean Games in Almería by defeating compatriot Nuria Llagostera Vives in straight sets. She won 20 ITF titles in singles and nine in doubles. At the WTA level she was a singles runner-up at the 2012 Grand Prix SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem in Fés, Morocco, losing the final in two sets to Kiki Bertens.[1] In 2007 she played a doubles match for the Spanish Fed Cup team against Russia. Pous Tió reached her career-high singles ranking of No. 72 in January 2012.

 
Laura Pous Tió in 2015

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (0–1)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (0–1)
Titles by surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 29 April 2012 Grand Prix SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem, Fes Clay   Kiki Bertens 5–7, 0–6

Doubles: 1 (0–1)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (0–1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 19 February 2011 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Sharon Fichman   Edina Gallovits-Hall
  Anabel Medina Garrigues
6–2, 6–7(6–8), [9–11]

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 W–L
Australian Open A LQ 1R 1R A A A 1R 1R A A A LQ 0–4
French Open A LQ 1R LQ A A LQ 1R 1R A A LQ LQ 0–3
Wimbledon A LQ 1R LQ A A LQ 1R 1R A A LQ A 0–3
US Open LQ 1R LQ A A A LQ 2R LQ A A LQ A 1–2
Win–Loss 0–0 0–1 0–3 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–4 0–3 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–12

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2005 2006 2011 W–L
Australian Open 1R 0–1
French Open 2R 1–1
Wimbledon 1R 0–1
US Open 1R 1R 0–2
Win–Loss 0–1 0–1 1–3 1–5

ITF finals (29–16)Edit

Singles (20–11)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–3)
Clay (18–8)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 6 July 2003 Camargo, Spain Clay   Sabina Mediano-Alvarez 6–3, 3–6, 1–6
Winner 1. 26 October 2003 Seville, Spain Clay   Adriana González Peñas 6–2, 3–6, 6–3
Winner 2. 15 February 2004 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Ana Timotić 4–6, 6–3, 6–0
Winner 3. 28 February 2004 Grand Canary, Spain Clay   Núria Roig 5–7, 6–2, 7–6(7–3)
Runner-up 2. 18 April 2004 Biarritz, France Clay   Bahia Mouhtassine 4–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 3. 1 May 2004 Coatzacoalcos, Mexico Hard   Jessica Kirkland 0–6, 4–6
Winner 4. 24 October 2004 Seville, Spain Clay   Kira Nagy 7–5, 6–1
Winner 5. 21 November 2004 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Tsvetana Pironkova 4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Winner 6. 1 May 2005 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France Clay   Ekaterina Bychkova 7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner 7. 10 July 2005 Cuneo, Italy Clay   Conchita Martínez Granados 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 17 May 2009 Ain Sukhna, Egypt Clay   Galina Fokina 6–7(2–7), 5–7
Winner 8. 24 May 2009 Ain Sukhna, Egypt Clay   Zuzana Linhová 6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 15 November 2009 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Martina Di Giuseppe 3–6, 3–6
Winner 9. 13 December 2009 Benicarló, Spain Clay   Leticia Costas 6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 6. 6 June 2010 Maribor, Slovenia Clay   Zhang Shuai 3–6, 6–3, 3–6
Winner 10. 25 September 2010 Foggia, Italy Clay   María Teresa Torró Flor 3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 7. 3 October 2010 Athens, Greece Hard   Eleni Daniilidou 4–6, 1–6
Loss 10–8 Feb 2011 ITF Cali, Colombia 100,000 Clay   Irina-Camelia Begu 3–6, 6–7(1–7)
Loss 10–9 Jul 2011 ITF Bucharest, Romania 100,000 Clay   Irina-Camelia Begu 3–6, 5–7
Winner 11. 11 November 2012 Benicarló, Spain Clay   Dinah Pfizenmaier 6–4, 6–1
Winner 12. 24 May 2013 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Sandra Zaniewska 6–3, 6–0
Runner-up 10. 26 January 2014 Tinajo, Spain Hard   Claudia Giovine 3–6, 6–0, 2–6
Winner 13. 2 February 2014 Tinajo, Spain Hard   Natasha Fourouclas 6–0, 6–3
Winner 14. 9 February 2014 Tinajo, Spain Hard   Anna Remondina 6–3, 3–6, 6–2
Winner 15. 13 July 2014 Getxo, Spain Clay   Olga Sáez Larra 6–7(4–7), 6–3, 7–5
Winner 16. 27 July 2014 Valladolid, Spain Clay   Océane Dodin 4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Winner 17. 2 August 2014 Rovereto, Italy Clay   Lisa Sabino 6–2, 4–6, 6–1
Winner 18. 9 August 2014 Vienna, Austria Clay   Gabriela Pantucková 6–7(6–8), 6–3, 6–1
Winner 19. 28 September 2014 Juárez, Mexico Clay   Lourdes Domínguez Lino 6–4, 6–1
Winner 20. 14 February 2015 São Paulo, Brazil Clay   Andreea Mitu 6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 11. 2 July 2016 Rome, Italy Clay   Sílvia Soler Espinosa 6–2, 4–6, 5–7

Doubles: 14 (9–5)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 14 February 2004 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Lourdes Domínguez Lino   Ana Timotić
  Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez
6–3, 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 30 April 2004 Coatzacoalcos, Mexico Hard   Lourdes Domínguez Lino   Soledad Esperón
  Flavia Mignola
0–6, 1–6
Winner 1. 23 October 2004 Seville, Spain Clay   Lourdes Domínguez Lino   Kira Nagy
  Virág Németh
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2. 20 November 2004 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Lourdes Domínguez Lino   Nina Bratchikova
  Ekaterina Kozhokina
6–2, 6–3
Winner 3. 30 June 2007 Getxo, Spain Clay   Nuria Llagostera Vives   Conchita Martínez Granados
  María Emilia Salerni
6–2, 6–1
Winner 4. 16 May 2009 Ain Sukhna, Egypt Clay   Yasmin Ebada   Galina Fokina
  Anna Morgina
6–4, 2–6, [10–5]
Winner 5. 14 November 2009 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Romina Oprandi   Leticia Costas
  Inés Ferrer Suárez
7–6(7–5), 6–2
Winner 6. 11 December 2009 Benicarló, Spain Clay   Romina Oprandi   Alexandra Cadanțu
  Diana Enache
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 12 February 2010 Cali, Colombia Clay   Estrella Cabeza Candela   Edina Gallovits-Hall
  Polona Hercog
6–3, 3–6, [8–10]
Runner-up 4. 24 September 2010 Foggia, Italy Clay   Estrella Cabeza Candela   María Irigoyen
  Florencia Molinero
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 5. 23 October 2010 Saint-Raphaël, France Hard (i)   Estrella Cabeza Candela   Sandra Klemenschits
  Tatjana Maria
2–6, 4–6
Winner 7. 10 July 2015 Bursa, Turkey Clay   Marina Melnikova   Sofia Shapatava
  Anastasiya Vasylyeva
6–4, 6–4
Winner 8. 11 June 2016 Essen, Germany Clay   Anne Schäfer   Elyne Boeykens
  Elena Gabriela Ruse
6–2, 6–3
Winner 9. 10 July 2016 Contrexéville, France Clay   Cindy Burger   Nicole Melichar
  Renata Voráčová
6–1, 6–3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kiki Bertens wins at Fez for 1st title". ESPN. 28 April 2012.

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