Liudmila Samsonova

Liudmila Dmitriyevna Samsonova (Russian: Людмила Дмитриевна Самсонова; born 11 November 1998) is a Russian tennis player. She competed for Italy from 2014 to 2018.

Liudmila Samsonova
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Country (sports) Russia (2014; 2018–)
 Italy (2014–18)
Born (1998-11-11) 11 November 1998 (age 21)
Olenegorsk, Russia
Turned pro2013
PlaysRight-handed
(double-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 319,464
Singles
Career record168–101 (62.5%)
Career titles4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 114 (3 February 2020)
Current rankingNo. 117 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2020)
French Open1R (2019)
WimbledonQ3 (2019)
US OpenQ2 (2019)
Doubles
Career record28–28 (50.0%)
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 666 (7 August 2017)
Last updated on: 23 April 2020.

She has career-high WTA rankings of 123 in singles, achieved on 5 August 2019, and of 666 in doubles, set on 7 August 2017.

Samsonova has won four singles and two doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. She won her first bigger ITF title at the 2018 L'Open 35 de Saint-Malo.

Performance timelineEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (P) postponed; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Only main-draw results in WTA Tour, Grand Slam tournaments, Fed Cup and Olympic Games are included in win–loss records.

SinglesEdit

Current after the 2020 Palermo International.

Tournaments 2019 2020 SR W–L Win%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open Q2 1R 0 / 1 0–1 0%
French Open 1R 0 / 1 0–1 0%
Wimbledon Q3 NH 0 / 0 0–0  – 
US Open Q2 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Win–Loss 0–1 0–1 0 / 2 0–2 0%
Premier 5 tournaments
Dubai / Qatar Open Q2 Q2 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Career statistics
Tournaments 5 4 Career total: 9
Overall Win–Loss 4–5 2–4 0 / 9 6–9 40%
Year-end Ranking 139 $319,464

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 10 (4 titles, 6 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000/$15,000 tournaments
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jun 2014 ITF Rome, Italy 10,000 Clay   Tess Sugnaux 6–2, 2–6, 6–4
Win 2–0 Nov 2016 ITF Solarino, Italy 10,000 Carpet   Kelly Versteeg 3–6, 6–0, 6–1
Loss 2–1 Mar 2017 ITF Mâcon, France 15,000 Hard (i)   Mallaurie Noël 5–7, 2–6
Loss 2–2 May 2017 ITF Pula, Italy 15,000 Clay   Fernanda Brito 3–6, 3–6
Loss 2–3 Dec 2017 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia 15,000 Clay   Daria Lodikova 6–7(8–10), 4–6
Loss 2–4 Mar 2018 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 15,000 Hard   Julia Terziyska 7–6(7–4), 0–6, 6–7(4–7)
Loss 2–5 Jun 2018 ITF Padua, Italy 25,000 Clay   Fiona Ferro 5–7, 3–6
Win 3–5 Aug 2018 ITF El Espinar, Spain 25,000 Hard   Başak Eraydın 6–2, 6–0
Win 4–5 Sep 2018 L'Open de Saint-Malo, France 60,000+H Clay   Katarina Zavatska 6–0, 6–2
Loss 4–6 Oct 2019 Internationaux de la Vienne, France 80,000 Hard (i)   Nina Stojanovic 2–6, 6–7(2–7)

Doubles: 3 (2 titles, 1 runner–up)Edit

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Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Sep 2015 ITF Pula, Italy 10,000 Clay   Bianca Turati   India Maggen
  Tess Sugnaux
6–4, 6–2
Win 2–0 Aug 2016 ITF Tarvisio, Italy 10,000 Clay   Chiara Quattrone   Angelica Moratelli
  Anna-Giulia Remondina
3–6, 6–4, [10–6]
Loss 2–1 Dec 2017 ITF Cordenons, Italy 15,000 Clay (i)   Lucia Bronzetti   Federica Di Sarra
  Michele Alexandra Zmău
2–6, 6–1, [8–10]

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