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Maria Elena Camerin (born 21 March 1982) is a former professional tennis player from Italy.

Maria Elena Camerin
Nürnberger Versicherungscup 2014 - Qualifikation 1.Runde - Maria Elena Camerin 20 cropped 02.jpg
Nürnberger Versicherungscup, 2014
Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceBrescia
Born (1982-03-21) 21 March 1982 (age 37)
Motta di Livenza
Height1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)
Turned pro1997
Retired2015
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,721,451
Singles
Career record445-408
Career titles10 ITF
Highest ranking41 (11 October 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (2006, 2007)
French Open2R (2004)
Wimbledon2R (2003, 2004)
US Open2R (2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010)
Doubles
Career record210-195
Career titles3 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest ranking33 (31 July 2006)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2007)
French OpenQF (2007)
Wimbledon3R (2006)
US Open3R (2007)

In her career, Camerin won three doubles titles on the WTA Tour, as well as ten singles and nine doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 11 October 2004, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 41. On 31 July 2006, she peaked at No. 33 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for Italy at the Fed Cup, Camerin has a win–loss record of 1–5.

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CareerEdit

In July 2001, Camerin had her first WTA singles runner-up in Casablanca. She lost the final against Zsófia Gubacsi.

In July 2006, Camerin won Cincinnati Masters doubles, partnering Gisela Dulko. In September, in Portorož at the Banka Koper Slovenia Open, she lost the final against Tamira Paszek in straight sets.

Camerin withdrew from the 2006 Tashkent Open doubles final due to injury.

Significant finalsEdit

Premier Mandatory/Premier-5 finalsEdit

Doubles (1–0)Edit

Result Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 2006 Cincinnati Hard   Gisela Dulko   Marta Domachowska
  Sania Mirza
6–4, 3–6, 6–2

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles (0–2)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Grass (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 23 July 2001 Grand Prix SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem, Casablanca Clay   Zsófia Gubacsi 6–1, 3–6, 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 2. 24 September 2006 Banka Koper Slovenia Open, Portorož Hard   Tamira Paszek 5–7, 1–6

Doubles (3–3)Edit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (1–0)
Premier (1–1)
International (1–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (3–3)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 8 January 2005 Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia Hard   Silvia Farina Elia   Elena Likhovtseva
  Magdalena Maleeva
6–3, 5–7, 6–1
Winner 1. 21 Sep 2005 Guangzhou International Women's Open, China Hard   Emmanuelle Gagliardi   Neha Uberoi
  Shikha Uberoi
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Winner 2. 9 October 2005 Tashkent Open, Uzbekistan Hard   Émilie Loit   Anastasia Rodionova
  Galina Voskoboeva
6–3, 6–0
Winner 3. 23 July 2006 Cincinnati Masters, United States Hard   Gisela Dulko   Marta Domachowska
  Sania Mirza
6–4, 3–6, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 30 July 2006 Bank of the West Classic, Stanford, United States Hard   Gisela Dulko   Anna-Lena Grönefeld
  Shahar Pe'er
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 8 October 2006 Tashkent Open, Uzbekistan Hard   Emmanuelle Gagliardi   Tatiana Poutchek
  Victoria Azarenka
w/o

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W-L
Australian Open A A A A LQ 2R LQ 2R 1R 3R 3R 2R 1R LQ 1R Q2 Q2 7–8
French Open A A A A LQ 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R LQ 1R Q2 Q2 Q1 1–8
Wimbledon A A A A A LQ 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R Q2 1R 1R 1–10
US Open A A LQ A 1R LQ 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R Q1 Q1 Q1 6–9
Win–Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 1–2 2–3 3–4 1–4 2–4 3–4 2–4 0–3 1–3 0–1 0–1 0–1 15–35

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 W-L
Australian Open A 1R 2R 3R 1R A 3–4
French Open 2R 2R 1R QF 1R 1R 5–6
Wimbledon 1R 1R 3R 1R 2R 2R 4–6
US Open 2R 2R 1R 3R 2R 1R 5–6
Win–Loss 2–3 2–4 3–4 7–4 2–4 1–3 17–22

Head-to-head recordsEdit

External linksEdit