Lourdes Domínguez Lino

Lourdes Domínguez Lino (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈluɾðez ðoˈmiŋɡeθ ˈlino];[a] born 31 March 1981) is a retired female tennis player from Spain. In September 2006, she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 40.

Lourdes Domínguez Lino
Lourdes Domínguez Lino 5, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) Spain
ResidenceBarcelona, Spain
Born (1981-03-31) 31 March 1981 (age 39)
Pontevedra, Spain
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Turned pro1996
Retired2016
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money$2,434,215
Singles
Career record568–411
Career titles2 WTA, 17 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 40 (11 September 2006)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2007, 2009, 2011)
French Open3R (2009)
Wimbledon2R (2011, 2012, 2014)
US Open3R (2010)
Doubles
Career record377–215
Career titles6 WTA, 36 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 45 (6 March 2006)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2006)
French Open3R (2005)
Wimbledon2R (2006, 2007, 2012)
US Open1R (2000, 2001, 2005, 2006, 2007)

Tennis careerEdit

In the 1999 Roland Garros, she won the junior girls' singles, defeating Stéphanie Foretz in the final.

In 2000, she played her first WTA Tour main draw at Madrid. In 2002, she won her first main draw match at Bogotá. In Porto, she defeated then-No. 33 Cristina Torrens Valero. In August, Lino was suspended from the tour for three months, after testing positive for cocaine that March.[1]

In 2005, she reached the top 100 for the first time. In Bogotá she made it to the final as a qualifier, losing to Flavia Pennetta. She ended at No. 77 in the world in singles and No. 63 in doubles.[2]

She won her first WTA title in Bogotá by defeating No. 18 Flavia Pennetta. She reached the final of Budapest, losing to Anna Smashnova, and ended the year at No. 52 in singles.[3]

In 2007, she reached the semifinals at Bogotá and the quarterfinals at Estoril, Palermo, and Bad Gastein. She ended at No. 72 in the world in singles.[4]

In 2011, she won her second WTA Tour title, defeating Mathilde Johansson at Bogotá in the final. After this, she reached the quarterfinals at Acapulco.

In 2016, she announced her retirement from professional tennis in November.[5]

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 5 (2–3)Edit

Winner – Legend (pre/post 2010)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory and Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV and V / International (2–3)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (2–3)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 20 February 2005 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Flavia Pennetta 6–7(4–7), 4–6
Winner 1. 23 February 2006 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Flavia Pennetta 7–6(7–3), 6–4
Runner-up 2. 30 July 2006 Budapest Grand Prix, Hungary Clay   Anna Smashnova 1–6, 3–6
Winner 2. 20 February 2011 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá (2) Clay   Mathilde Johansson 2–6, 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 28 April 2013 Marrakech Grand Prix, Morocco Clay   Francesca Schiavone 1–6, 3–6

Doubles: 13 (6–7)Edit

Winner – Legend (pre/post 2010)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (6–7)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (6–7)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 8 May 2005 Grand Prix SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem, Rabat Clay   Nuria Llagostera Vives   Émilie Loit
  Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
6–3, 6–7(6–8), 5–7
Runner-up 2. 31 August 2005 Budapest Grand Prix, Hungary Clay   Marta Marrero   Émilie Loit
  Katarina Srebotnik
1–6, 6–3, 2–6
Winner 1. 22 February 2007 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Paola Suárez   Roberta Vinci
  Flavia Pennetta
1–6, 6–3, [11–9]
Winner 2. 3 March 2007 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Nicole Pratt
  Émilie Loit
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 30 April 2007 Portugal Open, Estoril Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Anastasia Rodionova
  Andreea Ehritt-Vanc
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 4. 14 June 2007 Barcelona Ladies Open, Spain Clay   Flavia Pennetta   Arantxa Parra Santonja
  Nuria Llagostera Vives
6–7(3–7), 6–2, [10–12]
Winner 3. 14 June 2008 Barcelona Ladies Open, Spain Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   María José Martínez Sánchez
  Nuria Llagostera Vives
4–6, 7–5, [10–4]
Runner-up 5. 3 March 2009 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   María José Martínez Sánchez
  Nuria Llagostera Vives
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 26 February 2011 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Mariya Koryttseva
  Ioana Raluca Olaru
5–7, 7–5, [10–6]
Winner 4. 9 July 2011 Swedish Open, Båstad Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez   Arantxa Parra Santonja
  Nuria Llagostera Vives
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 7. 4 March 2012 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Sara Errani
  Roberta Vinci
2–6, 1–6
Winner 5. 2 March 2013 Abierto Mexicano Telcel, Acapulco Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Catalina Castaño
  Mariana Duque Mariño
6–4, 7–6(7–1)
Winner 6. 14 April 2013 BNP Paribas Katowice Open, Poland Clay (i)   Lara Arruabarrena   Raluca Olaru
  Valeria Solovyeva
6–4, 7–5

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles (17–13)Edit

Outcome No. Date Location Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 19 January 1997 Pontevedra, Spain Hard (i)   Henriëtte van Aalderen 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 25 May 1997 Zaragoza, Spain Clay   Kim de Weille 4–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 8 February 1998 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Julia Abe 6–2, 6–3
Winner 2. 22 June 1998 Santander, Spain Clay   Patricia Aznar 1–6, 6–3, 7–6(3)
Runner-up 3. 16 August 1998 Koksijde, Belgium Clay   Kim Clijsters 3–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 23 August 1998 Brussels, Belgium Clay   Evy Last 2–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 4. 13 September 1998 Fano, Italy Clay   Laura Dell'Angelo 6–1, 6–1
Winner 5. 10 May 1999 Tortosa, Spain Clay   Anna Floris 6–1, 6–4
Winner 6. 4 July 1999 Mont-de-Marsan, France Clay   María Fernanda Landa 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 18 July 1999 Getxo, Spain Clay   Marta Marrero 2–6, 7–6, 4–6
Winner 7. 4 June 2000 Modena, Italy Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez 4–6, 6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 5. 18 July 1999 Orbetello, Italy Clay   Nuria Llagostera Vives 4–6, 2–6
Winner 8. 8 October 2000 Girona, Spain Clay   Luciana Masante 0–4, 4–5, 4–0
Runner-up 6. 28 July 2003 Pontevedra, Spain Hard   María José Argeri 3–6, 6–2, 2–6
Winner 9. 21 March 2004 Rome, Italy Clay   Marta Fraga 6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 7. 26 September 2004 Jounieh, Lebanon Clay   Nuria Llagostera Vives 6–2, 0–6, 4–6
Winner 10. 14 August 2005 Rimini, Italy Clay   Mariya Koryttseva 0–6, 6–0, 6–3
Runner-up 8. 25 September 2005 Jounieh, Lebanon Clay   Mariya Koryttseva 5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 9. 2 October 2005 Porto, Portugal Clay   Tina Schiechtl 6–7, 6–7
Winner 11. 30 October 2005 Sant Cugat, Spain Clay   Rita Kuti-Kis 4–6, 6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 10. 10 May 2008 Jounieh, Lebanon Clay   Anne Keothavong 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 11. 3 August 2008 Rimini, Italy Clay   Anna-Lena Grönefeld 1–6, 2–6
Winner 12. 14 September 2008 Athens, Greece Clay   Sorana Cîrstea 6–4, 6–4
Winner 13. 31 May 2010 Rome, Italy Clay   Romina Oprandi 5–7, 6–3, 6–3
Winner 14. 17 June 2012 Marseille, France Clay   Pauline Parmentier 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 12. 28 September 2014 Juárez, Mexico Clay   Laura Pous Tió 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 13. 12 October 2014 Monterrey, Mexico Hard   An-Sophie Mestach 3–6, 5–7
Winner 15. 8 March 2015 Curitiba, Brazil Clay   Danka Kovinić 4–6, 6–2, 6–3
Winner 16. 21 June 2015 Montpellier, France Clay   Sílvia Soler Espinosa 6–4, 6–3
Winner 17. 11 October 2015 Tampico, Mexico Hard   Alizé Lim 7–5, 6–4

Doubles (36–23)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 4 May 1997 Balaguer, Spain Clay   Nuria Montero   Celeste Contin
  Conchita Martínez Granados
0–6, 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 25 May 1997 Zaragoza, Spain Clay   Eva Bes   Kim de Weille
  Nóra Köves
6–7(4), 4–6
Winner 2. 7 July 1997 Vigo, Spain Clay   Nuria Montero   Gisela Riera
  Conchita Martínez Granados
6–3, 6–0
Winner 3. 5 October 1997 Lerida, Spain Clay   Nuria Montero   Carlijn Buis
  Noelia Serra
6–7(1), 6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 2. 12 October 1997 Gerona, Spain Clay   Nuria Montero   Conchita Martínez Granados
  Gisela Riera
6–2, 3–6, 4–6
Winner 4. 26 January 1998 Ourense, Spain Hard   Elena Salvador   Sabina Da Ponte
  Monica Scartoni
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 18 May 1998 Zaragoza, Spain Clay   Veronica Stele   Gisela Riera
  Aliénor Tricerri
4–6, 1–6
Winner 5. 22 June 1998 Santander, Spain Clay   Marina Escobar   Juliana Garcia
  Mariana Mesa
6–1, 7–6(1)
Winner 6. 6 July 1998 Vigo, Spain Clay   Elena Salvador   Paula Racedo
  Vanessa Menga
6–1, 4–6, 6–2
Winner 7. 18 July 1998 Getxo, Spain Clay   Vanessa Menga   Tomoe Hotta
  Petra Rampre
3–6, 6–4, 7–5
Runner-up 4. 23 August 1998 Brussels, Belgium Clay   Luciana Masante   Kim Clijsters
  Cindy Schuurmans
6–7, 5–7
Winner 8. 7 September 1998 Fano, Italy Clay   Laura Dell'Angelo   Patrícia Marková
  Petra Rampre
7–6, 2–6, 6–3
Winner 9. 11 October 1998 Girona, Spain Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez   Marta Marrero
  María José Martínez Sánchez
4–6, 6–1, 7–6
Winner 10. 7 February 1999 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez   Alice Canepa
  María Fernanda Landa
6–1, 6–1
Winner 11. 23 May 1999 Zaragoza, Spain Clay   Mariana Mesa   Melisa Arévalo
  Jorgelina Torti
W/O
Winner 12. 5 July 1999 Vigo, Spain Clay   Anabel Medina Garrigues   Patricia Aznar
  Ana Salas Lozano
7–5, 6–1
Winner 13. 25 July 1999 Ettenheim, Germany Clay   Eva Bes   Patricia Wartusch
  Jasmin Wöhr
7–5, 6–4
Winner 14. 23 August 1999 Bucharest, Romania Clay   Anabel Medina Garrigues   Nadejda Ostrovskaya
  Zuzana Váleková
7–5, 6–2
Winner 15. 27 September 1999 Porto, Portugal Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez   Alicia Ortuño
  Michaela Paštiková
3–6, 6–2, 6–1
Winner 16. 3 April 2000 Cagliari, Italy Clay   Alicia Ortuño   Michaela Paštiková
  Jasmin Wöhr
7–5, 3–6, 6–3
Runner-up 5. 17 April 2000 Gelos, France Clay   Anabel Medina Garrigues   Eva Bes
  Marta Marrero
3–6, 4–6
Winner 17. 3 June 2000 Modena, Italy Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez   Tina Hergold
  Maja Matevžič
6–4, 4–6, 6–3
Runner-up 6. 12 June 2000 Grado, Italy Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez   Vanessa Menga
  Alicia Ortuño
6–3, 5–7, 1–6
Runner-up 7. 10 July 2000 Getxo, Spain Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez   Maja Palaveršić
  Alicia Ortuño
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 8. 17 July 2000 Le Touquet, France Clay   Eugenia Chialvo   Bianka Lamade
  Jasmin Wöhr
3–6, 5–7
Winner 18. 4 September 2000 Denain, France Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez   Elena Bovina
  Mariana Díaz Oliva
6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 9. 11 September 2000 Bordeaux, France Clay   María Sánchez Lorenzo   Virginie Razzano
  Melanie Schnell
6–2, 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 10. 1 October 2000 Verona, Italy Clay   Eugenia Chialvo   Maria Elena Camerin
  Andreea Ehritt-Vanc
6–7, 2–6
Winner 19. 2 October 2000 Girona, Spain Clay   Eva Bes   Mariam Ramon Climent
  Gisela Riera
4–2, 5–4(5–3), 4–2
Runner-up 11. 16 April 2001 Gelos, France Clay   Eva Bes   Vanessa Henke
  Syna Schmidle
2–6, 3–6
Winner 20. 23 April 2001 Caserta, Italy Clay   Eva Bes   María José Martínez Sánchez
  Gisela Riera
6–1, 7–6(5)
Runner-up 12. 30 July 2001 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay   Gisela Riera   Sarah Pitkowski-Malcor
  Irina Selyutina
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 13. 30 September 2001 Verona, Italy Clay   Conchita Martínez Granados   Maret Ani
  Michaela Paštiková
7–6(4), 4–6, 6–7(5)
Winner 21. 1 October 2001 Girona, Spain Clay   Eva Bes   Maria Elena Camerin
  Nuria Llagostera Vives
6–2, 4–6, 6–1
Winner 22. 16 June 2002 Marseille, France Clay   Conchita Martínez Granados   Sandra Klösel
  Vanessa Henke
7–5, 4–6, 6–0
Runner-up 14. 2 March 2003 Las Palmas, Spain Clay   Mariam Ramón Climent   María José Sánchez Alayeto
  Marta Fraga
6–2, 5–7, 3–6
Winner 23. 6 October 2003 Ciudad Juárez, Mexico Clay   Nuria Llagostera Vives   Jana Hlaváčková
  Hana Šromová
4–6, 6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 15. 14 February 2004 Mallorca, Spain Clay   Laura Pous Tió   Ana Timotić
  Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez
6–3, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 24. 28 March 2004 Elda, Spain Clay   Frederica Piedade   Andrea Hlaváčková
  Jana Hlaváčková
w/o
Winner 25. 25 April 2004 Poza Rica, Mexico Hard   Frederica Piedade   Jorgelina Cravero
  İpek Şenoğlu
7–5, 6–0
Runner-up 16. 30 April 2004 Coatzacoalcos, Mexico Hard   Laura Pous Tió   Soledad Esperón
  Flavia Mignola
0–6, 1–6
Winner 26. 28 June 2004 Mont-de-Marsan, France Clay   Paula García   Nina Bratchikova
  Frederica Piedade
6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 27. 31 August 2004 Mestre, Italy Clay   Rosa María Andrés Rodríguez   Katalin Marosi
  Marina Tavares
6–1, 6–2
Winner 28. 23 October 2004 Seville, Spain Clay   Laura Pous Tió   Kira Nagy
  Virág Németh
6–2, 6–3
Winner 29. 20 November 2004 Barcelona, Spain Clay   Laura Pous Tió   Nina Bratchikova
  Ekaterina Kozhokina
6–2, 6–3
Winner 30. 27 March 2005 San Luis Potosí, Mexico Clay   Clarisa Fernández   Joana Cortez
  Tomoko Yonemura
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 17. 7 August 2005 Martina Franca, Italy Clay   Conchita Martínez Granados   Zsófia Gubacsi
  Mariya Koryttseva
1–6, 3–6
Winner 31. 3 October 2005 Barcelona, Spain Clay   María Sánchez Lorenzo   Conchita Martínez Granados
  María José Martínez Sánchez
7–5, 6–7(4), 7–6(3)
Winner 32. 30 October 2005 Sant Cugat, Spain Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Conchita Martínez Granados
  María José Martínez Sánchez
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 18. 18 July 2008 Biella, Italy Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Barbora Strýcová
  Renata Voráčová
6–4, 0–6, [5–10]
Winner 33. 7 September 2008 Denain, France Clay   Maret Ani   Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro
  Marie-Ève Pelletier
6–0, 7–5
Runner-up 19. 21 September 2008 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja   Maret Ani
  Renata Voráčová
6–7(4), 6–7(9)
Runner-up 20. 10 July 2010 Biarritz, France Clay   Monica Niculescu   Sharon Fichman
  Julia Görges
5–7, 4–6
Winner 34. 2 June 2014 Marseille, France Clay   Beatriz García Vidagany   Yuliya Beygelzimer
  Olga Savchuk
6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 21. 11 July 2014 Biarritz, France Clay   Teliana Pereira   Florencia Molinero
  Stephanie Vogt
2–6, 2–6
Winner 35. 12 October 2014 Monterrey, México Hard   Mariana Duque Mariño   Elise Mertens
  Arantxa Rus
6–3, 7–6(4)
Winner 36. 10 April 2015 Medellín, Colombia Clay   Mandy Minella   Mariana Duque Mariño
  Julia Glushko
7–5, 4–6, [10–5]
Runner-up 22. 5 June 2016 Marseille, France Clay   Jana Čepelová   Hsieh Su-wei
  Nicole Melichar
6–1, 3–6, [3–10]
Runner-up 23. 19 June 2016 Montpellier, France Clay   Jil Teichmann   Prarthana Thombare
  Eva Wacanno
5–7, 6–2, [9–11]


Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 W–L
Australian Open A A A A A Q2 1R 2R 1R 2R Q3 2R 1R 1R 1R Q1 1R 3–9
French Open A A Q3 A A Q3 1R 1R Q1 3R Q3 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R 1R 4–9
Wimbledon A A A A A A 1R 1R Q2 1R A 2R 2R 1R 2R Q2 Q1 3–7
US Open Q1 Q1 A A Q1 Q1 1R 2R 1R 1R 3R A 2R 1R Q1 1R Q1 4–8
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–4 2–4 0–2 3–4 2–1 2–3 3–4 0–4 1–3 1–2 0–2 14–33

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W-L
Australian Open A A A A A A 2R 1R 1R A A 1R 1R 1R 1R 1–7
French Open A A 2R A A 3R 2R 2R A 2R A 2R 1R 1R A 7–8
Wimbledon A A A A A A 2R 2R A 1R A 1R 2R 1R A 3–6
US Open 1R 1R A A A 1R 1R 1R A A A A A 1R A 0–6
Win–Loss 0–1 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 2–2 3–4 2–4 0–1 1–2 0–0 1–3 1–3 0–4 0–1 11–27

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ In isolation, Lourdes and Domínguez are pronounced [ˈluɾðes] and [doˈmiŋɡeθ] respectively.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tennis; Lino Suspended for Three Months". The New York Times. 25 August 2002.
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ [2]
  4. ^ [3]
  5. ^ "Former Top 40 Player Lourdes Dominguez Lino Retires from Tennis". www.tennisworldusa.org.

External linksEdit