Seone Mendez

Seone Mendez (born 15 May 1999) is an Australian tennis player of Argentine descent.

Seone Mendez
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Country (sports) Australia
ResidenceValencia, Spain[1]
Born (1999-05-15) 15 May 1999 (age 23)[2]
Sydney, Australia[3]
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 232,735
Singles
Career record202–129 (61.0%)
Career titles11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 198 (21 March 2022)
Current rankingNo. 262 (22 August 2022)
Grand Slam singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2022)
French OpenQ3 (2022)
WimbledonQ1 (2022)
US OpenQ1 (2022)
Doubles
Career record62–54 (53.4%)
Career titles3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 304 (20 September 2021)
Current rankingNo. 417 (22 August 2022)
Grand Slam doubles results
Australian Open1R (2022)
Last updated on: 22 August 2022.

Mendez has career-high WTA rankings of 198 in singles, achieved on 21 March 2022, and 304 in doubles, set on 20 September 2021. Mendez has won eleven ITF singles titles and three ITF doubles titles.

CareerEdit

2021Edit

In July 2021, Mendez made her WTA Tour debut at the Winners Open, where she qualified for the main draw, defeating Irina Fetecău in the final qualifying round. Mendez went on to reach the quarterfinal in her WTA debut, losing in three sets to former world No. 9, Andrea Petkovic.[4]

In October 2021, Mendez reached a career-high ranking of 206 and entered the Australian top 10.[5]

2022Edit

In January, Mendez reached the second round of the 2022 Australian Open Qualifying.[6]

Personal lifeEdit

Mendez is the daughter of Natalia and footballer Gabriel Mendez, and the sister of Gian Mendez.[7]

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# P# DNQ A Z# PO G S B NMS NTI P NH
(W) winner; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (P#) preliminary round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (S) silver or (B) bronze Olympic/Paralympic medal; (NMS) not a Masters tournament; (NTI) not a Tier I tournament; (P) postponed; (NH) not held; (SR) strike rate (events won / competed); (W–L) win–loss record.
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

SinglesEdit

Tournament 2022 W–L
Australian Open Q2 0–0
French Open Q3 0–0
Wimbledon Q1 0–0
US Open Q1 0–0
Win–loss 0–0 0–0

DoublesEdit

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 13 (11 titles, 2 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (11–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jun 2017 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia 15,000 Clay   Fernanda Brito 6–2, 6–1
Win 2–0 Jun 2017 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia 15,000 Clay   Andrea Lázaro García 6–1, 3–6, 6–0
Loss 2–1 Aug 2017 ITF Mrągowo, Poland 15,000 Clay   Marta Leśniak 4–6, 4–6
Win 3–1 Feb 2018 ITF Palmanova, Spain 15,000 Clay   Marina Bassols Ribera 6–7(3), 6–1, 6–2
Win 4–1 Mar 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Lina Gjorcheska 6–4, 6–0
Win 5–1 Mar 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Yuki Naito 7–5, 7–6(3)
Win 6–1 May 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Gebriela Mihaylova 6–1, 6–1
Win 7–1 Jul 2019 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 15,000 Clay   Ana Lantigua de la Nuez 6–2, 6–3
Win 8–1 Jul 2019 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 15,000 Clay   Darya Astakhova 6–4, 6–1
Win 9–1 Sep 2019 ITF Tabarka, Tunisia 15,000 Clay   Karin Kennel 6–7(7), 6–1, 6–3
Loss 9–2 Sep 2019 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay   Martina Trevisan 4–6, 7–5, 5–7
Win 10–2 Nov 2019 ITF Naples, United States 25,000 Clay   Panna Udvardy 6–3, 6–4
Win 11–2 Mar 2021 ITF Amiens, France 15,000+H Clay   Paula Ormaechea 6–4, 6–2

Doubles: 9 (3 titles, 6 runner-ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (3–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2017 ITF Imola, Italy 25,000 Carpet   Eleni Kordolaimi   Estrella Cabeza Candela
  Paula Cristina Gonçalves
3–6, 6–1, [3–10]
Loss 0–2 Feb 2018 ITF Manacor, Spain 15,000 Clay   Alexandra Perper   Irene Burillo Escorihuela
  Olga Parres Azcoitia
4–6, 6–2, [7–10]
Win 1–2 Apr 2018 Nana Trophy, Tunisia 25,000 Clay   Maryna Chernyshova   Amina Anshba
  Anastasia Grymalska
7–6(5), 6–4
Loss 1–3 May 2019 ITF Cairo, Egypt 15,000 Clay   Charlotte Römer   Alica Rusová
  Simona Waltert
5–7, 6–0, [6–10]
Win 2–3 Sep 2019 ITF Tabarka, Tunisia 15,000 Clay   Merel Hoedt   Alicia Smith
  Chelsea Vanhoutte
6–3, 7–5
Loss 2–4 Sep 2019 Open de Valencia, Spain 60,000+H Clay   Andrea Gámiz   Irina Bara
  Rebeka Masarova
4–6, 6–7(2)
Loss 2–5 Nov 2019 ITF Naples, United States 25,000 Clay   Lea Bošković   María José Portillo Ramírez
  Gabriela Talabă
5–7, 2–6
Loss 2–6 Feb 2021 ITF Poitiers, France 25,000 Hard   Estelle Cascino   Federica Di Sarra
  Camilla Rosatello
4–6, 3–6
Win 3–6 Mar 2021 ITF Amiens, France 15,000+H Clay   María José Portillo Ramírez   Elsa Jacquemot
  Victoria Jiménez Kasintseva
6–4, 6–3

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SEONE MÉNDEZ, LA AUSTRALIANA ARGENTINA". www.billiejeankingcup.com.
  2. ^ "Seone Mendez". www.tennisexplorer.com.
  3. ^ "Seone Mendez". www.tennis.com.au.
  4. ^ "John Millman's winning run at an ATP 500 tournament in Washington has ended in the quarterfinals". Tennis Australia. 7 August 2021. Retrieved 7 August 2021.
  5. ^ Rogers, Leigh (30 August 2021). "Ranking Movers". Tennis Australia. Retrieved 30 August 2021.
  6. ^ "Australian Open 2022: 14 Aussie Women Set for Qualifying". Tennis Australia. 10 January 2022. Retrieved 12 January 2022.
  7. ^ "Sponsored Athletes". www.lovetennis.com.au. Retrieved 7 August 2021.

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