Pascale Paradis

Pascale Paradis-Mangon (born 24 April 1966) is a former professional tennis player from France.

Pascale Paradis
Country (sports) France
Born (1966-04-24) 24 April 1966 (age 54)
Troyes, France
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Retired1993
PlaysRight-handed
Prize moneyUS$ 577,710
Singles
Career record137–158
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 20 (21 November 1988)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (1984)
French Open3R (1993)
WimbledonQF (1988)
US Open4R (1983)
Doubles
Career record103–138
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 38 (10 October 1988)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (1985)
French OpenQF (1985, 1988)
Wimbledon3R (1985)
US Open3R (1985)

Paradis was the World Junior Champion in women's singles in 1983. Although she failed to reach the heights predicted for her at that time, she did reach the quarterfinals at Wimbledon in 1988, defeating Manuela Maleeva, Nathalie Herreman, Robin White and Anne Minter before falling to Steffi Graf. She finished 1988 ranked number 20 on the WTA rankings. She won two doubles titles on the WTA Tour during her career. She retired in 1993 with a 137–158 win-loss record in singles.

WTA Tour finalsEdit

Singles: 3 (3 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 0
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jan 1984 Pittsburgh, US Carpet (i)   Andrea Leand 6–0, 2–6, 4–6
Loss 0–2 Feb 1984 Indianapolis, Indiana, US Hard   JoAnne Russell 6–7, 2–6
Loss 0–3 Feb 1992 Linz, Austria Carpet (i)   Natalia Medvedeva 4–6, 2–6

Doubles: 6 (2 titles, 4 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 0
Titles by surface
Hard 0
Clay 0
Grass 0
Carpet 2
Result W/L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 1. Mar 1985 Dallas, US Carpet (i)   Marcella Mesker   Barbara Potter
  Sharon Walsh
7–5, 4–6, 6–7
Loss 2. Aug 1985 Canadian Open, Canada Hard   Marcella Mesker   Gigi Fernández
  Martina Navratilova
4–6, 0–6
Win 3. Mar 1986 Oklahoma City, US Carpet (i)   Marcella Mesker   Lori McNeil
  Catherine Suire
2–6, 7–6, 6–1
Win 4. Nov 1987 Zurich, Switzerland Carpet (i)   Nathalie Herreman   Jana Novotná
  Catherine Suire
6–3, 2–6, 6–3
Loss 5. Apr 1990 Singapore Hard   Catherine Suire   Jo Durie
  Jill Hetherington
4–6, 1–6
Loss 6. Apr 1992 Pattaya, Indonesia Hard   Sandrine Testud   Isabelle Demongeot
  Natalia Medvedeva
1–6, 1–6

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (2–1)Edit

Legend
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 24 October 1982 Newcastle, Australia Grass   Annette Gulley 3–6, 7–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 18 July 1983 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Petra Huber 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 3. 26 March 1990 Limoges, France Carpet (i)   Karina Habšudová 6–4, 6–4

Doubles (2–3)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 18 July 1983 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Nathalie Herreman   Chris Newton
  Pam Whytcross
6–2, 4–6, 6–7
Winner 2. 21 March 1988 Bayonne, France Hard (i)   Catherine Tanvier   Carin Bakkum
  Simone Schilder
4–6, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 3. 26 February 1990 Wels, Austria Clay (i)   Alexia Dechaume-Balleret   Hana Fukárková
  Denisa Krajčovičová
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 4. 25 March 1990 Moulins, France Carpet (i)   Valerie Ledroff   Magdalena Maleeva
  Andrea Strnadová
6–3, 1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 5. 9 December 1991 Val-d'Oise, France Hard (i)   Sandrine Testud   Eva Pfaff
  Catherine Suire
6–4, 3–6, 4–6

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