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Prarthana Gulabrao Thombare (born 18 June 1994) is an Indian tennis player. A doubles specialist, she is the former Indian No. 1 (current No. 2) in women's doubles.

Prarthana G. Thombare
Country (sports) India
Born (1994-06-18) 18 June 1994 (age 25)
Barshi, India
Turned pro2012
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$84,314
Singles
Career record111–99
Career titles3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 335 (25 August 2014)
Doubles
Career record186–159
Career titles21 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 125 (16 October 2017)
Current rankingNo. 350 (19 August 2019)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic Games1R (2016)
Last updated on: 23 August 2019.

Thombare has won three singles and 21 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 25 August 2014, she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 335. On 16 October 2017, she peaked at No. 125 in the WTA doubles rankings.

Playing for India at the Fed Cup, Thombare has a win-loss record of 13–8.

She won the Asian Games bronze medal in women's doubles along with Sania Mirza.[1][2][3][4]

Contents

ITF finalsEdit

Singles (3–2)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–1)
Clay (1–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 9 September 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Yana Sizikova 6–7(7–9), 6–3, 5–7
Winner 1. 11 November 2013 Mumbai, India Hard   Hsu Ching-wen 6–3, 6–7(10–12), 6–4
Runner-up 2. 6 January 2014 Aurangabad, India Clay   Sowjanya Bavisetti 7–5, 4–6, 4–6
Winner 2. 12 April 2014 Chennai, India Clay   Eetee Maheta 4–6, 6–3, 7–6(7–5)
Winner 3. 5 May 2014 Hyderabad, India Hard   Rishika Sunkara 6–7(4–7), 6–4, 6–3

Doubles (21–18)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (14–11)
Clay (5–6)
Grass (2–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 21 May 2012 New Delhi, India Hard   Sri Peddy Reddy   Rushmi Chakravarthi
  Ankita Raina
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 2 July 2012 New Delhi, India Hard   Shweta Rana   Risa Hasegawa
  Miyabi Inoue
6–1, 5–7, [1–10]
Winner 1. 23 March 2013 Hyderabad, India Hard   Natasha Palha   Sharrmadaa Baluu
  Sowjanya Bavisetti
6–1, 6–4
Winner 2. 20 April 2013 Chennai, India Clay   Natasha Palha   Rushmi Chakravarthi
  Ankita Raina
5–7, 6–3, [10–6]
Runner-up 3. 27 April 2013 Lucknow, India Grass   Natasha Palha   Nidhi Chilumula
  Emi Mutaguchi
4–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 4. 29 June 2013 New Delhi, India Hard   Natasha Palha   Rishika Sunkara
  Naomi Totka
4–6, 6–4, [11–13]
Winner 3. 19 August 2013 New Delhi, India Hard   Akari Inoue   Matilda Hamlin
  Shweta Rana
6–1, 6–4
Winner 4. 22 September 2013 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Julia Valetova   Viktoriya Bogoslovskaya
  Evgeniya Svintsova
6–1, 6–4
Winner 5. 6 January 2014 Aurangabad, India Clay   Ankita Raina   Shweta Rana
  Rishika Sunkara
6–3, 6–3
Winner 6. 24 March 2014 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Eugeniya Pashkova   Laura Deigman
  Emily Webley-Smith
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 12 April 2014 Chennai, India Clay   Natasha Palha   Rishika Sunkara
  Sharrmadaa Baluu
0–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 6. 5 May 2014 Hyderabad, India Hard   Shweta Rana   Rishika Sunkara
  Sharrmadaa Baluu
1–6, 5–7
Runner-up 7. 15 June 2014 Fergana, Uzbekistan Hard   Nao Hibino   Hiroko Kuwata
  Mari Tanaka
1–6, 4–6
Winner 7. 4 August 2014 Bangalore, India Hard   Sharrmadaa Baluu   Hsu Ching-wen
  Natasha Palha
6–4, 0–6, [10–6]
Winner 8. 9 March 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Ekaterina Yashina   Vera Lapko
  Anhelina Kalita
6–4, 5–7, [10–6]
Winner 9. 4 April 2015 Dehra Dun, India Hard   Nungnadda Wannasuk   Prerna Bhambri
  Rishika Sunkara
6–0, 6–4
Runner-up 8. 11 April 2015 Ahmedabad, India Hard   Nao Hibino   Peangtarn Plipuech
  Nungnadda Wannasuk
3–6, 6–2, [10–12]
Winner 10. 31 May 2015 Balikpapan, Indonesia Hard   Harriet Dart   Nicha Lertpitaksinchai
  Nudnida Luangnam
6–4, 4–6, [18–16]
Winner 11. 14 June 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Olga Parres Azcoitia   Jenny Claffey
  Inês Murta
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 9. 21 June 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Olga Parres Azcoitia   Rishika Sunkara
  Eva Wacanno
1–6, 1–6
Winner 12. 22 June 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Eva Wacanno   Ola Abou Zekry
  Eleni Kordolaimi
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Runner-up 10. 14 September 2015 Hyderabad, India Clay   Prerna Bhambri   Sowjanya Bavisetti
  Rishika Sunkara
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 11. 20 September 2015 Hyderabad, India Clay   Sharrmadaa Baluu   Fatma Al-Nabhani
  Prerna Bhambri
5–7, 2–6
Winner 13. 20 September 2015 Hyderabad, India Clay   Sharrmadaa Baluu   Nidhi Chilumula
  Rishika Sunkara
2–6, 6–3, [12–10]
Winner 14. 24 October 2015 Lucknow, India Grass   Prerna Bhambri   Sharrmadaa Baluu
  Nidhi Chilumula
6–3, 4–6, [10–7]
Winner 15. 31 October 2015 Raipur, India Hard   Sharrmadaa Baluu   Prerna Bhambri
  Rishika Sunkara
6–3, 6–7(4–7), [10–8]
Winner 16. 18 December 2015 Lagos, Nigeria Hard   Julia Terziyska   Tadeja Majerič
  Conny Perrin
4–6, 6–3, [10–8]
Runner-up 12. 25 December 2015 Pune, India Hard   Hsu Chieh-yu   Valentyna Ivakhnenko
  Anastasiya Vasylyeva
6–4, 2–6, [10–12]
Winner 17. 12 March 2016 Puebla, México Hard (i)   Akiko Omae   Irina Khromacheva
  Ksenia Lykina
6–4, 2–6, [10–8]
Runner-up 13. 20 March 2016 Irapuato, Mexico Hard   Akiko Omae   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiia Kichenok
1–6, 4–6
Winner 18. 19 June 2016 Montpellier, France Clay   Eva Wacanno   Lourdes Domínguez Lino
  Jil Teichmann
7–5, 2–6, [11–9]
Runner-up 14. 10 October 2016 Lagos, Nigeria Hard   Valentini Grammatikopoulou   Chayenne Ewijk
  Rosalie van der Hoek
5–7, 3–6
Winner 19. 22 October 2016 Lagos, Nigeria Hard   Valentini Grammatikopoulou   Kyra Shroff
  Dhruthi Tatachar Venugopal
6–7(3–7), 6–3, [11–9]
Runner-up 15. 17 February 2017 Perth, Australia Hard   Irina Bara   Junri Namigata
  Riko Sawayanagi
6–7(5–7), 6–4, [9–11]
Runner-up 16. 1 April 2017 Pula, Italy Clay   Eva Wacanno   Lina Gjorcheska
  Bernarda Pera
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 17. 30 April 2017 Anning, China Clay   Xun Fangying   Han Xinyun
  Ye Qiuyu
2–6, 5–7
Winner 20. 16 June 2017 Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary Clay   Kotomi Takahata   Ulrikke Eikeri
  Tereza Mrdeža
1–0 ret.
Winner 21. 17 June 2018 Manchester, Great Britain Grass   Luksika Kumkhum   Naomi Broady
  Asia Muhammad
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Runner-up 18. 15 July 2018 Contrexéville, France Clay   Eva Wacanno   An-Sophie Mestach
  Zheng Saisai
6–3, 2–6, [7–10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Indian pair of Sania-Prarthana settles for bronze". The Times of India. 28 September 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Prarthana given top billing in ITF event". Shrivathsa Sridhar. The Times of India. 4 August 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Asian Games: Yuki Bhambri, Sania-Prarthana settle for bronze". Deccan Chronicle. 28 September 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Players Prarthana Thombare". Women's Tennis Association. Retrieved 3 October 2014.

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