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Olga Mykolayivna Savchuk (Ukrainian: Ольга Миколаївна Савчук; born 20 September 1987) is a professional tennis player from Ukraine. Savchuk grew up the city of Makiyivka in Donetsk province. She currently resides in Nassau, Bahamas.

Olga Savchuk
Ольга Савчук
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Olga Savchuk in 2014
Country (sports) Ukraine
ResidenceNassau, Bahamas
Born (1987-09-20) 20 September 1987 (age 31)
Makiivka, Ukrainian SSR (nowadays Ukraine)
Height1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Turned pro2004
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 1,642,228
Singles
Career record346–321 (51.9%)
Career titles0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 79 (19 May 2008)
Current rankingNo. 844 (23 October 2017)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (2006)
French Open2R (2007)
Wimbledon1R (2006, 2008)
US Open1R (2006, 2007, 2010)
Doubles
Career record256–260 (49.6%)
Career titles3 WTA, 1 WTA 125K, 8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 33 (23 October 2017)
Current rankingNo. 143 (26 November 2018)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (2009, 2010, 2011, 2016, 2017)
French OpenQF (2017)
Wimbledon2R (2010, 2013, 2015)
US Open2R (2011, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Last updated on: 26 November 2018.

Her best accomplishment to date was reaching the third round of the 2006 Australian Open. Her career-high ranking was world No. 79, which she achieved on 19 May 2008.

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CareerEdit

On 5 August 2007, in Washington, D.C., Savchuk reached the Legg Mason USTA Women's Pro Circuit Finals as the No. 2 seed, but was defeated by Melinda Czink of Hungary, 7–5, 7–5.

Savchuk won three doubles titles on the WTA Tour, 2008 Tashkent Open, and 2017 Hobart International where she both won with Raluca Olaru, and Katowice Open where she won with Yuliya Beygelzimer 2014. She has won one WTA 125K series doubles titles, at the Ningbo International Women's Tennis Open where she won with Arina Rodionova 2014.

She was also the runner-up in doubles final Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas with Anastasiya Yakimova 2010, BMW Malaysian Open with Yuliya Beygelzimer 2015, Swedish Open with Tatjana Maria 2015, and Baku Cup with Vitalia Diatchenko 2015.

She is the winner of three singles and seven doubles ITF Women's Circuit titles. On 23 October 2017 she peaked at world No. 33 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for Ukraine at the Fed Cup, Savchuk has a win–loss record of 21–7.

WTA FinalsEdit

Doubles: 9 (3 titles, 6 runner-ups)Edit

Winner — Legend (pre/post 2010)
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–1)
Tier III, IV & V / International (3–5)
Finals by surface
Hard (3–4)
Clay (0–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 5 October 2008 Tashkent Open, Uzbekistan Hard   Raluca Olaru   Nina Bratchikova
  Kathrin Wörle
5–7, 7–5, [10–7]
Runner-up 1. 21 February 2010 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, Bogotá, Colombia Clay   Anastasiya Yakimova   Gisela Dulko
  Edina Gallovits-Hall
2–6, 6–7(6–8)
Winner 2. 13 April 2014 BNP Paribas Katowice Open, Poland Hard (i)   Yuliya Beygelzimer   Klára Koukalová
  Monica Niculescu
6–4, 5–7, [10–7]
Runner-up 2. 8 March 2015 BMW Malaysian Open, Kuala Lumpur Hard   Yuliya Beygelzimer   Liang Chen
  Wang Yafan
6–4, 3–6, [4–10]
Runner-up 3. 19 July 2015 Swedish Open, Båstad Clay   Tatjana Maria   Kiki Bertens
  Johanna Larsson
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 2 August 2015 Baku Cup, Azerbaijan Hard   Vitalia Diatchenko   Margarita Gasparyan
  Alexandra Panova
3–6, 5–7
Runner-up 5. 7 January 2017 Shenzhen Open, China Hard   Raluca Olaru   Andrea Hlaváčková
  Peng Shuai
1–6, 5–7
Winner 3. 14 January 2017 Hobart International, Australia Hard   Raluca Olaru   Gabriela Dabrowski
  Yang Zhaoxuan
0–6, 6–4, [10–5]
Runner-up 6. 18 February 2017 Qatar Total Open, Doha Hard   Yaroslava Shvedova   Abigail Spears
  Katarina Srebotnik
3–6, 6–7(7–9)

WTA 125 Series FinalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 2 November 2014 Ningbo International Women's Tennis Open, China Hard   Arina Rodionova   Han Xinyun
  Zhang Kailin
4–6, 7–6(7–2), [10–6]

ITF Circuit FinalsEdit

Singles: 10 (3–7)Edit

Finals by category
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 23 June 2003 Elektrostal, Russia Hard   Ekaterina Kirianova 6–3, 6–0
Runner-up 1. 7 September 2003 Zhukovskiy, Russia Clay   Alona Bondarenko 2–6, 3–6
Winner 2. 31 October 2004 Minsk, Belarus Carpet (i)   Anastasiya Yakimova 6–4, 6–4
Winner 3. 14 February 2005 Bromma, Sweden Carpet (i)   Emma Laine 6–1, 6–2
Runner-up 2. 29 July 2007 Washington D.C., U.S. Hard   Melinda Czink[1] 5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 3. 19 November 2007 Opole, Poland Carpet (i)   Oxana Lyubtsova 6–2, 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 5 October 2009 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Julie Coin 6–7, 6–4, 6–7
Runner-up 5. 14 May 2012 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Arantxa Parra Santonja 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 6. 10 March 2013 Irapuato, Mexico Clay   Aleksandra Krunić 6–7(4–7) 4–6
Runner-up 7. 26 October 2013 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Victoria Kan 4–6, 4–6

Doubles (7–12)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 23 June 2003 Elektrostal, Russia Hard   Iryna Brémond   Daria Chemarda
  Irina Kotkina
6–3, 1–6, 6–3
Runner-up 1. 28 October 2007 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i)   Anastasia Rodionova   Renata Voráčová
  Barbora Strýcová
4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 6 July 2008 Cuneo, Italy Clay   Marina Shamayko   Renata Voráčová
  Maret Ani
1–6, 2–6
Winner 2. 4 July 2009 Pozoblanco, Spain Hard   Andrea Hlaváčková   Nina Bratchikova
  Ágnes Szatmári
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 10 May 2010 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay   Anastasiya Yakimova   Claire Feuerstein
  Stéphanie Foretz
2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 27 September 2010 Ningbo, China Hard   Jill Craybas   Chan Chin-wei
  Chen Yi
6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 11 October 2010 Tokyo, Japan Hard   Urszula Radwańska   Jill Craybas
  Tamarine Tanasugarn
3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 6. 2 May 2011 Prague, Czech Republic Clay   Lesia Tsurenko   Darya Kustova
  Arina Rodionova
6–2, 1–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 7. 15 May 2011 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay   Anastasia Pivovarova   Caroline Garcia
  Aurélie Védy
3–6, 3–6
Winner 3. 30 December 2011 Tyumen, Russia Hard (i)   Darya Kustova   Natela Dzalamidze
  Margarita Gasparyan
6–0, 6–2
Winner 4. 19 May 2012 Casablanca, Morocco Clay   Renata Voráčová   Elena Bogdan
  Raluca Olaru
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 8. 11 June 2012 Marseille, France Clay   Kristina Barrois   Séverine Beltrame
  Laura Thorpe
1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 9. 21 January 2013 Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France Hard (i)   Margarita Gasparyan   Amra Sadiković
  Ana Vrljić
7–5, 5–7, [4–10]
Winner 5. 9 March 2013 Irapuato, Mexico Clay   Alla Kudryavtseva   Aleksandra Krunić
  Amra Sadiković
4–6, 6–2, [10–6]
Runner-up 10. 14 April 2013 Poza Rica, Mexico Hard   Stéphanie Dubois   María Fernanda Álvarez Terán
  Maria Fernanda Alves
2–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 14 July 2013 Biarritz, France Clay   Yuliya Beygelzimer   Vera Dushevina
  Ana Vrljić
2–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Winner 7. 15 November 2013 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Vitalia Diatchenko   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiia Kichenok
7–5, 6–1
Runner-up 11. 2 June 2014 Marseille, France Clay   Yuliya Beygelzimer   Lourdes Domínguez Lino
  Beatriz García Vidagany
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 12. 15 November 2014 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Lyudmyla Kichenok   Alexandra Panova
  Vitalia Diatchenko
6–3, 2–6, [4–10]

Performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 W–L
Australian Open A 3R 1R 1R A Q1 Q2 Q3 Q2 Q3 A Q1 A 2–3
French Open A 1R 2R 1R Q2 Q1 Q2 Q1 Q2 Q2 A Q2 A 1–3
Wimbledon Q1 1R Q2 1R Q1 Q1 Q2 Q2 Q1 Q1 A Q1 A 0–2
US Open Q2 1R 1R Q3 Q2 1R Q2 Q1 Q2 Q1 A Q2 A 0–3
Win–Loss 0–0 2–4 1–3 0–3 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 3–11

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 W–L
Australian Open A A 1R 2R 2R 2R 1R A 1R 1R 2R 2R 2R 6–10
French Open A A 1R 2R 1R 1R A A 1R 2R 1R QF 1R 5–9
Wimbledon A A 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 4–11
US Open 1R A A 1R 1R 2R 1R A 2R 2R 2R 1R 1R 4–10
Win–Loss 0–1 0–0 0–3 2–4 2–4 2–4 0–3 1–1 1–4 3–4 2–4 5–4 1–4 19–40

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ITF Tennis".

External linksEdit