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Maria Goloviznina

Maria Goloviznina (Russian: Мария Головизнина; born 5 June 1979) is a Russian former tennis player.

Maria Goloviznina
Мария Головизнина
Country (sports) Russia
ResidenceMoscow, Russia
Born (1979-06-05) 5 June 1979 (age 40)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Turned pro1994
Retired2012
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$133,105
Singles
Career record194–152
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 135 (31 March 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2003)
French Open2R (2002)
WimbledonQ1 (2003)
US OpenQ1 (2002)
Doubles
Career record82–89
Career titles5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 139 (03 August 1998)

Goloviznina has a career high WTA singles ranking of 135, achieved on 31 March 2003. She also has a career high WTA doubles ranking of 139, achieved on 3 August 1998. Goloviznina won two ITF singles titles and five ITF doubles titles.

Goloviznina retired from tennis in 2012.

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (2–6)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–1)
Clay (0–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Outcome Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 30 October 1995 Moscow, Russia Hard   Olga Ivanova 6–2, 2–6, 6–1
Runner-up 26 August 1996 Sochi, Russia Hard (i)   Evgenia Kulikovskaya 1–6, 0–6
Runner-up 16 June 1997 Rome, Italy Clay   Tomoe Hotta 4–6, 4–6
Winner 19 January 1998 Båstad, Sweden Hard (i)   Maria Wolfbrandt 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 18 September 2000 Moscow, Russia Carpet   Vera Zvonareva 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 25 September 2000 Tbilisi, Georgia Clay   Mariana Díaz Oliva 6–3, 2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 10 September 2001 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Olga Vymetálková 6–7(3–7), 4–6
Runner-up 2 September 2002 Denain, France Clay   Dally Randriantefy 2–6, 6–3, 2–6

Doubles (5–8)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–2)
Clay (2–6)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 23 June 1997 10,000 Milan, Italy Clay   Anna Linkova   Tomoe Hotta
  Yoriko Yamagishi
3–6, 7–5, 4–6
Runner-up 28 July 1997 75,000 Makarska, Croatia Clay   Evgenia Kulikovskaya   Olga Lugina
  Elena Pampoulova
7–5, 5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 22 September 1997 50,000 Thessaloniki, Greece Clay   Evgenia Kulikovskaya   Radka Bobková
  Jana Pospíšilová
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 21 June 1999 25,000 Orbetello, Italy Clay   Anastasia Myskina   Mariana Díaz Oliva
  Clarisa Fernández
4–6, 2–6
Winner 27 September 1999 25,000 Tbilisi, Georgia Clay   Ekaterina Paniouchkina   Nadejda Ostrovskaya
  Ekaterina Sysoeva
6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 14 August 2000 50,000 İstanbul, Turkey Hard   Evgenia Kulikovskaya   Magda Mihalache
  Tong Ka-po
1–6, 2–6
Winner 21 May 2001 25,000 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Anna Bastrikova   Lenka Dlhopolcová
  Ľubomíra Kurhajcová
6–3, 3–6, 6–2
Winner 30 October 2001 25,000 Bolton, Great Britain Hard (i)   Bahia Mouhtassine   Sandra Načuk
  Dragana Zarić
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 18 February 2002 25,000 Columbus, United States Hard (i)   Evgenia Kulikovskaya   Teryn Ashley
  Kristen Schlukebir
6–4, 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 7 July 2003 25,000 Darmstadt, Germany Clay   Daniela Berček   Sanda Mamić
  Ana Vrljic
6–7(7–9), 1–6
Winner 28 March 2004 50,000 St.Petersburg, Russia Hard (i)   Evgenia Kulikovskaya   Darya Kustova
  Elena Tatarkova
7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 12 July 2004 50,000 Vittel, France Clay   Maria Wolfbrandt   Séverine Beltrame
  Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro
1–6, 3–6
Winner 30 August 2004 25,000 Balashikha, Russia Hard (i)   Elena Vesnina   Olena Antypina
  Alla Kudryavtseva
7–5, 6–4

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