Samantha Murray Sharan

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Samantha Dawn Murray Sharan[1] (born 9 October 1987 in Stockport) is a British tennis player.

Samantha Murray Sharan
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Full nameSamantha Dawn Murray Sharan
Country (sports) United Kingdom
Born (1987-10-09) 9 October 1987 (age 32)
Stockport, United Kingdom
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Prize money$254,868
Singles
Career record211–175
Career titles3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 165 (23 September 2013)
Current rankingNo. 218 (6 January 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2020)
Wimbledon1R (2013, 2014)
US OpenQ2 (2013)
Doubles
Career record184–118
Career titles20 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 148 (14 October 2013)
Current rankingNo. 203 (6 January 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon1R (2013)
Last updated on: 19 August 2019.

Murray has won three singles and 20 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit. On 23 September 2013, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 165. On 14 October 2013, she peaked at number 148 in the doubles rankings.

Murray made her WTA Tour debut at the 2011 Aegon Classic, losing to Anna Tatishvili in the first round.

Personal lifeEdit

Samantha married fellow tennis player Divij Sharan in 2019.[2]

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 9 (3 titles, 6 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Nov 2010 ITF Sunderland, United Kingdom 10,000 Hard (i)   Anna Fitzpatrick 2–6, 6–3, 5–7
Loss 0–2 May 2011 ITF Rethymno, Greece 10,000 Hard   Alexandra Artamonova 2–6, 4–6
Win 1–2 Oct 2012 ITF Glasgow, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard (i)   Alison Van Uytvanck 6–3, 2–6, 6–3
Loss 1–3 Jul 2013 ITF Granby, Canada 25,000 Hard   Risa Ozaki 6–0, 5–7, 2–6
Loss 1–4 Jul 2013 ITF Winnipeg, Canada 25,000 Hard   Johanna Konta 3–6, 1–6
Loss 1–5 May 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Julia Wachaczyk 3–6, 4–6
Win 2–5 Oct 2017 ITF Wirral, United Kingdom 15,000 Hard (i)   Eden Silva 6–2, 6–2
Loss 2–6 Sep 2018 ITF Santarém, Portugal 15,000 Hard   Greet Minnen 5–7, 3–6
Win 3–6 Aug 2019 ITF Chiswick, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard   Lesley Kerkhove 6–4, 6–4

Doubles (20–17)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 24 October 2005 Quartu Sant'Elena, Italy Hard   Kika Hogendoorn   Simona Dobrá
  Renata Kučerková
6–4, 4–6, 7–5
Runner-up 2. 16 July 2007 Frinton-on-Sea, United Kingdom Grass   Alexis Prousis   Rebecca Llewellyn
  Elizabeth Thomas
6–3, 5–7, 2–6
Winner 3. 2 May 2011 Edinburgh, United Kingdom Clay   Jade Windley   Surina de Beer
  Scarlett Werner
7–5, 4–6, [10–8]
Winner 4. 9 May 2011 Heraklion, Greece Hard   Anna Fitzpatrick   Amanda Elliott
  Nicole Rottmann
6–3, 6–2
Winner 5. 25 July 2011 Chiswick, United Kingdom Hard   Jade Windley   Lucy Brown
  Francesca Stephenson
6–4, 6–4
Winner 6. 5 September 2011 Alice Springs, Australia Hard   Maria Fernanda Alves   Brooke Rischbieth
  Storm Sanders
3–6, 7–5, [10–3]
Runner-up 7. 12 September 2011 Cairns, Australia Hard   Maria Fernanda Alves   Ayu Fani Damayanti
  Jessy Rompies
3–6, 3–6
Winner 8. 19 September 2011 Darwin, Australia Hard   Maria Fernanda Alves   Stephanie Bengson
  Tyra Calderwood
6–4, 6–2
Runner-up 9. 21 November 2011 Bendigo, Australia Hard   Storm Sanders   Stephanie Bengson
  Tyra Calderwood
6–2, 1–6, [5–10]
Winner 10. 9 January 2012 Glasgow, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Anna Fitzpatrick   Alexandra Walker
  Lisa Whybourn
6–2, 6–3
Winner 11. 12 March 2012 Bath, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Emily Webley-Smith   Lenka Juríková
  Katarzyna Piter
4–6, 6–4, [10–5]
Runner-up 12. 21 May 2012 Karuizawa, Japan Grass   Emily Webley-Smith   Hsieh Shu-ying
  Kumiko Iijima
6–3, 6–7(6–8), [1–10]
Winner 13. 13 August 2012 Westende, Belgium Hard   Amy Bowtell   Steffi Distelmans
  Magali Kempen
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 14. 24 September 2012 Clermont-Ferrand, France Hard (i)   Jade Windley   Diāna Marcinkēviča
  Bibiane Schoofs
3–6, 0–6
Winner 15. 21 January 2013 Preston, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Jade Windley   Tara Moore
  Melanie South
6–3, 3–6, [10–5]
Runner-up 16. 4 February 2013 Midland, United States Hard (i)   Maria Fernanda Alves   Melinda Czink
  Mirjana Lučić-Baroni
7–5, 4–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 17. 6 May 2013 Johannesburg, South Africa Hard   Jade Windley   Magda Linette
  Chanel Simmonds
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 18. 22 July 2013 Winnipeg, Canada Hard   Jade Windley   Heidi El Tabakh
  Allie Kiick
4–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Runner-up 19. 16 September 2013 Shrewsbury, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Jade Windley   Çağla Büyükakçay
  Pemra Özgen
6–4, 4–6, [8–10]
Winner 20. 25 April 2016 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Despina Papamichail   Ola Abou Zekry
  Jaqueline Cristian
6–3, 6–2
Winner 21. 2 May 2016 Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Despina Papamichail   Nidhi Chilumula
  Rishika Sunkara
3–6, 6–2, [10–1]
Winner 22. 4 July 2016 Lisbon, Portugal Hard   Emma Laine   Mathilde Armitano
  Inês Murta
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Runner-up 23. 8 August 2016 Gatineau, Canada Hard   Mana Ayukawa   Bianca Andreescu
  Charlotte Robillard-Millette
6–4, 4–6, [6–10]
Runner-up 24. 14 October 2017 Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France Hard (i)   Karman Kaur Thandi   Manon Arcangioli
  Shérazad Reix
1–3, ret.
Winner 25. 22 October 2017 Joué-lès-Tours, France Hard (i)   Sarah Beth Grey   Jaqueline Cristian
  Elena-Gabriela Ruse
7–6(7–3), 6–3
Winner 26. 28 October 2017 Wirral, United Kingdom Hard (i)   Maia Lumsden   Alicia Barnett
  Laura Sainsbury
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 27. 15 December 2017 Pune, India Hard   Ana Veselinović   Jessy Rompies
  Varunya Wongteanchai
4–6, 2–6
Winner 28. 10 August 2018 Chiswick, United Kingdom Hard   Freya Christie   Sarah Beth Grey
  Olivia Nicholls
3–6, 7–5, [10–8]
Winner 29. 7 September 2018 Santarém, Portugal Hard   Dasha Ivanova   Maria Masini
  Inês Murta
6–0, 1–6, [10–4]
Winner 30. 21 September 2018 Lisbon, Portugal Hard   Emma Laine   Michaëlla Krajicek
  Tereza Martincová
7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 31. 26 May 2019 Jerusalem, Israel Hard   Despina Papamichail   Yuliya Hatouka
  Tereza Mihalíková
6–2, 4–6, [8–10]
Runner-up 32. 2 June 2019 Santa Margarida de Montbui, Spain Hard   Elitsa Kostova   Sofia Shapatava
  Emily Webley-Smith
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 33. 11 August 2019 Chiswick, United Kingdom Hard   Freya Christie   Valentini Grammatikopoulou
  Sarah Beth Grey
7–6(6), 3–6 [5–10]
Runner-up 34. 1 September 2019 Jinan, China Hard   Eden Silva   Yuan Yue
  Zheng Wushuang
6–1, 4–6, [7–10]
Winner 35. 29 September 2019 Roehampton, United Kingdom Hard   Anna Smith   Sarah-Rebecca Sekulic
  Julia Wachaczyk
6–4, 6–3
Winner 36. 13 October 2019 Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France Hard (i)   Naomi Broady   Myrtille Georges
  Kimberley Zimmermann
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 37. 26 October 2019 Saguenay, Canada Hard (i)   Bibiane Schoofs   Mélodie Collard
  Leylah Annie Fernandez
6–7(3–7), 2–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Samantha Murray". Northwestern Wildcats. Archived from the original on 29 July 2014. Retrieved 29 April 2013.
  2. ^ "Divij Sharan ties the knot with Samantha Murray". deccanchronicle.com. Retrieved 22 July 2019.

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