Myriam Casanova

Myriam Casanova (born 20 June 1985) is a former tennis player from Switzerland.

Myriam Casanova
Country (sports)  Switzerland
ResidenceAltstätten, Switzerland
Born (1985-06-20) 20 June 1985 (age 35)
Altstätten
Height1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Turned pro2000
Retired2012
PlaysRight (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$469,516
Singles
Career record116–63
Career titles1 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 45 (7 April 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2003, 2004)
French Open3R (2004)
Wimbledon3R (2002)
US Open2R (2002, 2003)
Doubles
Career record48–31
Career titles3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 19 (5 July 2004)

She was ranked as high as No. 45 on the WTA Tour in singles and won one WTA singles title in her career. In doubles she reached the semifinals of the 2003 US Open, partnering Marion Bartoli of France, and reached a career-high ranking of world No. 19.

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
Tier I (0–0)
Tier II (0–0)
Tier III (0–0)
Tier IV & V (1–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 21 April 2002 Budapest, Hungary Clay   Martina Müller 2–6, 6–3, 4–6
Winner 1. 14 July 2002 Brussels, Belgium Clay   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 4–6, 6–2, 6–1

Doubles: 2 (2 runner-ups)Edit

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
Tier I (0–0)
Tier II (0–1)
Tier III (0–1)
Tier IV & V (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 16 February 2004 Antwerp, Belgium Hard   Eleni Daniilidou   Cara Black
  Els Callens
2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2. 10 April 2004 Amelia Island, United States Clay   Alicia Molik   Nadia Petrova
  Meghann Shaughnessy
6–3, 2–6, 5–7

ITF finalsEdit

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

Singles (6–0)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 6 May 2001 Nitra, Slovakia Clay   Anna Bastrikova 6–1, 6–3
Winner 2. 30 September 2001 Belgrade, Serbia Clay   Antonela Voina 7–5, 6–0
Winner 3. 7 October 2001 Novi Sad, Serbia Clay   Daniela Casanova 6–4, 7–5
Winner 4. 16 June 2002 Vaduz, Liechtenstein Clay   Chanelle Scheepers 6–1, 6–3
Winner 5. 27 June 2010 Davos, Switzerland Clay   Viktoria Kamenskaya 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 6. 20 March 2011 Fällanden, Switzerland Carpet (i)   Diāna Marcinkēviča 6–3, 6–4

Doubles (3–1)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 11 June 2001 Vaduz, Liechtenstein Clay   Daniela Casanova   Susi Bensch
  Sabrina Jolk
6–7, 5–7
Winner 2. 17 September 2001 Zadar, Croatia Clay   Daniela Casanova   Barbora Machovska
  Sarka Snorova
6–2, 6–2
Winner 3. 30 September 2001 Belgrade, Serbia Clay   Daniela Casanova   Dragana Ilić
  Ljiljana Nanušević
6–2, 7–5
Winner 4. 7 October 2001 Novi Sad, Serbia Clay   Daniela Casanova   Ana Cetnik
  Ljiljana Nanušević
6–1, 6–1

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