Sara Louise Gomer (born 13 May 1964) is a former tennis player from Great Britain.
|Full name||Sara Louise Gomer|
|Country (sports)||United Kingdom|
|Born||13 May 1964|
Torquay, Devon, England
|Career titles||1 WTA, 2 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 46 (26 September 1988)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||3R (1985)|
|French Open||2R (1987, 1989, 1992)|
|Wimbledon||2R (1985–86, 1988–90)|
|US Open||3R (1991)|
|Career titles||0 WTA, 1 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 149 (21 December 1986)|
She won two singles titles on the ITF Circuit, and reached her highest individual ranking on the WTA Tour on 26 September 1988, when she became the number 46 of the world. Gomer won one WTA singles title, the 1988 Northern California Open. She became the last British WTA titlist until Heather Watson won 2012 HP Open.
She also participated in the 1992 Summer Olympics.
Gomer retired from competitive tennis in 1992. Soon afterwards she married John Palombo, an IT expert. They have three children. She now only plays tennis occasionally.
WTA Tour finalsEdit
Singles (1 titles)Edit
|Grand Slam tournaments (0/0)|
|WTA Championships (0/0)|
|Virginia Slims (0/0)|
|Tier I (0/0)|
|Tier II (0/0)|
|Tier III (0/0)|
|Tier IV & V (1/0)|
|Outcome||No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Opponent in the final||Score in the final|
|Winner||1.||31 July 1988||Aptos, USA||Hard||Robin White||6–4, 7–5|
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