Lita Liem Sugiarto

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Lita Liem Sugiarto (born 27 February 1946), sometimes known by her maiden name Lita Liem, a former Indonesian professional tennis player. She played at Grand Slam events between 1968 and 1975, in women's singles, women's doubles and mixed doubles.

Lita Liem Sugiarto
Country (sports) Indonesia
Born (1946-02-27) 27 February 1946 (age 73)
Singles
Career recordno value
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1968, 1970)
French Open3R (1974)
Wimbledon3R (1972)
US Open2R (1971)
Doubles
Career recordno value
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (1970)
French Open3R (1970)
WimbledonQF (1971)
US Open1R (1971)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open1R (1968)
French Open
Wimbledon
US Open2R (1971)
Last updated on: 5 May 2009.
Medal record
Women's Tennis
Representing  Indonesia
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1966 Bangkok Women's Singles
Bronze medal – third place 1966 Bangkok Women's Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1966 Bangkok Mixed Doubles
Gold medal – first place 1974 Tehran Women's Singles

In women's doubles, she and partner Lany Kaligis reached two Grand Slam quarterfinals: the Australian Open in 1970 and Wimbledon in 1971. As such, she and Kaligis were among the first Indonesians to reach the later rounds of a Grand Slam competition. Kaligis was the only partner that Sugiarto ever played with in Grand Slam doubles competition.

In singles, her best results were her third round exits from the Australian Championships in 1968, the Australian Open in 1970, Wimbledon in 1972 and the French Open in 1974.

At the 1966 Asian Games at Bangkok, she won the bronze medal in the women's singles, the gold medal in the women's doubles with Lany Kaligis, and the bronze medal in the mixed doubles with Sutarjo Sugiarto. She won the gold medal in the women's singles at the 1974 Asian Games in Tehran.

She was part of Indonesia's Fed Cup team in 1969, 1970, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980 and 1981.

Grand Slam singles performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
Tournament 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975
Australian Open 3R 1R 3R A A A A A
French Open A 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 3R 2R
Wimbledon A 2R 1R 1R 3R 1R A A
US Open A A 1R 2R 1R A A A

Grand Slam doubles performance timelineEdit

Tournament 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975
Australian Open 2R 1R QF A A A A A
French Open A 2R 3R 2R 1R 1R 2R A
Wimbledon A 2R 2R QF 2R 2R A 2R
US Open A A 1R A A A A A

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