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Rachel McQuillan (born 2 December 1971) is a retired professional tennis player from Australia. She was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.[1] She won 5 WTA Tour doubles titles, as well as 14 singles and 21 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. She reached the mixed doubles semifinals at the 1995 and 1998 French Opens and at the 1996 US Open, each time partnering David Macpherson. She won a bronze medal in doubles at the 1992 Summer Olympics, partnering Nicole Bradtke. McQuillan reached career high rankings of No. 28 in singles and No. 15 in doubles.

Rachel McQuillan
Country (sports)Australia Australia
ResidenceNewcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Born (1971-12-02) 2 December 1971 (age 47)
Merewether, New South Wales, Australia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro1987
Retired2003
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachTed McQuillan
Prize moneyUS$1,622,632
Singles
Career record389–313
Career titles0 WTA, 14 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 28 (17 June 1991)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open4R (1990, 1991)
French Open4R (1991)
Wimbledon2R (1990, 1993, 1994, 1995)
US Open4R (1997)
Doubles
Career record405–274
Career titles5 WTA, 21 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 15 (22 June 1992)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (1990, 1998)
French Open3R (1989, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1996)
WimbledonQF (2001)
US OpenQF (1991, 1992)

WTA Tour finalsEdit

Singles 7Edit

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 16 September 1989 Athens Trophy, Greece Clay   Cecilia Dahlman 3–6, 6–1, 5–7
Runner-up 2. 7 January 1990 Brisbane, Australia Hard   Natalia Zvereva 4–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. 16 September 1990 Kitzbühel, Austria Clay   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch 6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 26 May 1991 Strasbourg, France Clay   Radomira Zrubáková 6–7, 6–7
Runner-up 5. 5 January 1992 Brisbane, Australia Hard   Nicole Provis 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 6. 15 January 1994 Hobart, Australia Hard   Mana Endo 1–6, 7–6, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 3 December 2000 Mount Gambier, Australia Hard   Evie Dominikovic 2–6, 1–6

Doubles 16 (5–11)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 4
Tier IV & V 1
Titles by Surface
Hard 4
Clay 0
Grass 1
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 4 February 1990 Tokyo Indoor, Japan Carpet   Jo-Anne Faull   Gigi Fernández
  Liz Smylie
2–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 30 September 1990 Bayonne, France Carpet   Jo-Anne Faull   Louise Field
  Catherine Tanvier
6–7, 7–6, 6–7
Winner 3. 25 August 1991 Schenectady, New York, USA Hard   Claudia Porwik   Nicole Arendt
  Shannan McCarthy
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 29 September 1991 Bayonne, France Carpet   Catherine Tanvier   Patricia Tarabini
  Nathalie Tauziat
3–6, RET
Runner-up 5. 9 February 1992 Osaka, Japan Carpet   Sandy Collins   Rennae Stubbs
  Helena Suková
6–3, 4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 6. 3 May 1992 Taranto, Italy Clay   Radomira Zrubáková   Amanda Coetzer
  Inés Gorrochategui
6–4, 3–6, 6–7
Runner-up 7. 14 September 1992 Paris, France Clay   Noëlle van Lottum   Patricia Tarabini
  Sandra Cecchini
5–7, 1–6
Winner 8. 29 August 1993 Schenectady, New York, USA Hard   Claudia Porwik   Florencia Labat
  Barbara Rittner
4–6, 6–4, 6–2
Winner 9. 19 September 1993 Hong Kong Hard   Karin Kschwendt   Debbie Graham
  Marianne Werdel-Witmeyer
1–6, 7–6, 6–2
Runner-up 10. 9 January 1994 Brisbane, Australia Hard   Jenny Byrne   Laura Golarsa
  Natalia Medvedeva
3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 11. 15 January 1994 Hobart, Australia Hard   Jenny Byrne   Linda Wild
  Chanda Rubin
5–7, 6–4, 6–7
Runner-up 12. 7 August 1994 San Diego, California, USA Hard   Ginger Helgeson-Nielsen   Jana Novotná
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 13. 19 May 1997 Edinburgh, Great Britain Clay   Nana Miyagi   Nicole Arendt
  Manon Bollegraf
1–6, 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 14. 18 May 1998 Madrid, Spain Clay   Nicole Pratt   Florencia Labat
  Dominique Monami
3–6, 1–6
Winner 15. 18 June 2000 Birmingham, England Grass   Lisa McShea   Cara Black
  Irina Selyutina
6–3, 7–6(7–5)
Winner 16. 7 October 2001 Japan Open Hard   Liezel Huber   Janet Lee
  Wynne Prakusya
6–2, 6–0

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