Sofia Shapatava

Sofia Shapatava (Georgian: სოფია შაფათავა, translit.: sopia shapatava, pronounced [sɔpʰiɑ ʃɑpʰɑtʰɑvɑ]; born 12 January 1989) is a Georgian tennis player.

Sofia Shapatava
სოფია შაფათავა
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Sofia Shapatava in 2014
Country (sports) Georgia
ResidenceTbilisi, Georgia
Born (1989-01-12) 12 January 1989 (age 31)
Tbilisi, Soviet Union
Turned pro2004
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$316,325
Singles
Career record357–322 (52.6%)
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 186 (8 September 2014)
Current rankingNo. 388 (29 January 2018)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2014)
French Open1R (2014)
WimbledonQ1 (2014)
US OpenQ3 (2014)
Doubles
Career record292–235 (55.4%)
Career titles27 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 132 (9 November 2015)
Current rankingNo. 218 (29 January 2018)
Team competitions
Fed Cup29–25 (53.7%)
Last updated on: 29 January 2018.

Shapatava has won two singles and 27 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 8 September 2014, she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 186. On 9 November 2015, she peaked at No. 132 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for Georgia at the Fed Cup, Shapatava has a win–loss record of 29–25.[1]

Shapatava made her Grand-Slam debut at the 2014 French Open, where she qualified for the main draw before losing to 2009 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova in the first round.

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

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

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (0–4)
Clay (1–5)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Aug 2006 ITF Baku, Azerbaijan 10,000 Clay   Yulia Solonitskaya w/o
Loss 0–2 Aug 2008 ITF Penza, Russia 50,000 Clay   Ksenia Pervak 4–6, 1–6
Loss 0–3 Sep 2009 ITF Tbilisi, Georgia 25,000 Carpet   Oksana Kalashnikova 6–4, 3–6, 2–6
Loss 0–4 May 2010 ITF Bukhara, Uzbekistan 25,000 Hard   Eirini Georgatou 6–1, 0–6, 3–6
Loss 0–5 Jul 2010 ITF Almaty, Kazakhstan 25,000 Hard   Richèl Hogenkamp 2–6, 3–6
Loss 0–6 Jun 2011 ITF Kharkiv, Ukraine 25,000 Clay   Lina Stančiūtė 2–6, 1–6
Loss 0–7 Feb 2013 ITF Moscow, Russia 25,000 Hard   Maryna Zanevska 4–6, 6–7
Loss 0–8 Aug 2013 ITF Saint Petersburg, Russia 25,000 Clay   Polina Vinogradova 4–6, 6–7
Win 1–8 Dec 2014 ITF Lucknow, India 15,000 Grass   Anastasiya Komardina 6–3, 6–2
Loss 1–9 Nov 2015 ITF Équeurdreville, France 25,000 Hard (i)   Lesley Kerkhove 5–7, 3–6
Win 2–9 Mar 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Ayla Aksu 2–6, 7–6(7–3), 7–6(7–5)
Loss 2–10 Jan 2018 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Varvara Gracheva 5–7, 0–6
Loss 2–11 Nov 2019 ITF Gwalior, India 25,000 Hard   Lu Jiajing 5–7, 2–6

Doubles: 56 (30 titles, 26 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (4–9)
Clay (19–14)
Grass (0–1)
Carpet (7–1)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Aug 2006 ITF Baku, Azerbaijan 10,000 Clay   Teona Tzertzvadze   Elina Gasanova
  Sofia Kvatsabaia
6–4, 6–2
Loss 1–1 Sep 2007 ITF Tbilisi, Georgia 10,000 Clay   Tinatin Kavlashvili   Avgusta Tsybysheva
  Manana Shapakidze
1–6, 6–1, [8–10]
Loss 1–2 Mar 2008 ITF Moscow, Russia 25,000 Hard   Marina Shamayko   Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
  Nikola Fraňková
3–6, 2–6
Win 2–2 Aug 2008 ITF Penza, Russia 50,000 Clay   Ksenia Palkina   Irina Buryachok
  Nikola Fraňková
6–4, 6–4
Loss 2–3 Nov 2008 ITF Astana, Kazakhstan 25,000 Hard   Marina Shamayko   Marina Melnikova
  Anastasia Poltoratskaya
1–6, 1–6
Win 3–3 Aug 2009 ITF Bassano del Grappa, Italy 10,000 Clay   Marina Shamayko   Evelyn Mayr
  Julia Mayr
6–1, 5–7, [10–8]
Win 4–3 May 2010 ITF Bukhara, Uzbekistan 25,000 Hard   Tatia Mikadze   Yayuk Basuki
  Jessy Rompies
6–3, 6–3
Win 5–3 Sep 2010 ITF Tbilisi, Georgia 25,000 Clay   Tatia Mikadze   Paula Kania
  Zsófia Susányi
6–3, 6–2
Loss 5–4 Jun 2011 ITF Rome, Italy 25,000 Clay   Marina Shamayko   Verónica Cepede Royg
  Paula Ormaechea
5–7, 4–6
Loss 5–5 Jun 2011 ITF Pozoblanco, Spain 50,000 Clay   Marina Melnikova   Nina Bratchikova
  Irena Pavlovic
2–6, 4–6
Loss 5–6 Aug 2011 ITF Mamaia, Romania 25,000 Clay   Marina Shamayko   Elena Bogdan
  Alexandra Cadanţu
2–6, 2–6
Win 6–6 Oct 2011 ITF Yerevan, Armenia 25,000 Clay   Tatia Mikadze   Elizaveta Ianchuk
  Olga Ianchuk
6–1, 6–4
Win 7–6 Feb 2012 ITF Rancho Mirage, United States 25,000 Hard   Ekaterine Gorgodze   Valeria Solovyeva
  Lenka Wienerova
6–2, 3–6, [10–6]
Loss 7–7 Mar 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Alona Fomina   Anamika Bhargava
  Nicole Melichar
7–6, 3–6, [7–10]
Win 8–7 Jul 2013 ITF Versmold, Germany 50,000 Clay   Anna Tatishvili   Claire Feuerstein
  Renata Voráčová
6–4, 6–4
Loss 8–8 Oct 2013 ITF Hamamatsu, Japan 25,000 Grass   Belinda Bencic   Shuko Aoyama
  Junri Namigata
4–6, 3–6
Loss 8–9 Oct 2013 ITF İstanbul, Turkey 25,000 Hard   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Çağla Büyükakçay
  Pemra Özgen
3–6, 2–6
Win 9–9 Nov 2013 ITF Bucha, Ukraine 25,000 Carpet   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Anhelina Kalinina
  Elizaveta Kulichkova
7–6(9–7), 6–2
Win 10–9 Feb 2014 ITF Grenoble, France 25,000 Carpet   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Kateryna Kozlova
  Margarita Gasparyan
6–1, 6–4
Win 11–9 Feb 2014 ITF Tallinn, Estonia 15,000 Carpet   Maša Zec Peškirič   Ágnes Bukta
  Viktoriya Tomova
6–4, 7–6
Win 12–9 Jun 2014 ITF Padua, Italy 25,000 Clay   Gioia Barbieri   Paula Cristina Gonçalves
  Florencia Molinero
6–4, 0–6, [14–12]
Loss 12–10 Sep 2014 ITF Monterrey, Mexico 25,000 Hard   Florencia Molinero   Nastja Kolar
  Chantal Škamlová
3–6, 6–2, [5–10]
Loss 12–11 Nov 2014 ITF Minsk, Belarus 25,000 Hard (i)   Olga Doroshina   Lidziya Marozava
  Ilona Kremen
3–6, 4–6
Loss 12–12 Mar 2015 ITF Solarino, Italy 10,000 Hard   Olga Doroshina   Laura Schäder
  Janneke Wikkerink
4–6, 6–2, [7–10]
Loss 12–13 May 2015 ITF La Marsa, Tunisia 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Pemra Özgen
  İpek Soylu
6–3, 3–6, [4–10]
Win 13–13 May 2015 ITF Caserta, Italy 25,000 Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze   Alice Matteucci
  İpek Soylu
6–0, 7–6(8–6)
Win 14–13 Jun 2015 ITF Toruń, Poland 25,000 Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze   Magdalena Fręch
  Katharina Lehnert
6–4, 6–4
Loss 14–14 Jul 2015 ITF Bursa, Turkey 50,000 Clay   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Marina Melnikova
  Laura Pous-Tió
4–6, 4–6
Win 15–14 Aug 2015 ITF Mamaia, Romania 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Xenia Knoll
  Amra Sadiković
6–3, 5–7, [10–8]
Win 16–14 Sep 2015 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Elitsa Kostova
  Kateřina Kramperová
6–2, 6–2
Win 17–14 Sep 2015 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Elitsa Kostova
  Kateřina Kramperová
6–2, 6–0
Win 18–14 Sep 2015 ITF Bucha, Ukraine 25,000 Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze   Olga Ianchuk
  Anastasiya Vasylyeva
7–5, 6–2
Loss 18–15 Jun 2016 ITF Rome, Italy 50,000 Clay   Réka Luca Jani   İpek Soylu
  Xu Shilin
5–7, 1–6
Loss 18–16 Jul 2016 ITF Turin, Italy 25,000 Clay   Alice Matteucci   Lina Gjorcheska
  Dalila Jakupović
3–6, 3–6
DNP[1] N/A Jul 2016 ITF Bursa, Turkey 50,000 Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze   Akgul Amanmuradova
  Natela Dzalamidze
N/A
Loss 18–17 Sep 2016 ITF Telavi, Georgia 25,000 Clay   Tatia Mikadze   Natela Dzalamidze
  Veronika Kudermetova
4–6, 2–6
Loss 18–18 Oct 2016 ITF Chenzhou, China 25,000 Hard   Angelina Gabueva   Jacqueline Cako
  Aleksandrina Naydenova
6–3, 4–6, [6–10]
Win 19–18 Mar 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ksenia Palkina   Sandra Jamrichová
  Jelena Simić
6–4, 7–5
Loss 19–19 May 2017 ITF Monzón, Spain 25,000 Hard   Valeriya Strakhova   Andrea Gámiz
  Georgina García Pérez
3–6, 4–6
Win 20–19 Aug 2017 ITF Hechingen, Germany 60,000 Clay   Camilla Rosatello   Romy Kölzer
  Lena Rüffer
6–2, 6–4
Loss 20–20 Sep 2017 ITF Batumi, Georgia 25,000 Clay   Tatia Mikadze   Ysaline Bonaventure
  Viktória Kužmová
1–6, 3–6
Win 21–20 Jan 2018 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   İpek Öz
  Ksenia Palkina
5–7, 6–0, [13–11]
Win 22–20 Jan 2018 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Aleksandra Pospelova   Tayisiya Morderger
  Yana Morderger
6–2, 6–2
Win 23–20 Mar 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze   Katharina Gerlach
  Lena Rüffer
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Loss 23–21 Mar 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Vasylyeva   Chantal Škamlová
  Eva Wacanno
1–6, 7–5, [6–10]
Loss 23–22 May 2018 ITF San Severo, Italy 10,000 Clay   Sviatlana Pirazhenka   Chen Pei-hsuan
  Wu Fang-hsien
3–6, 4–6
Win 24–22 Jun 2018 ITF Óbidos, Portugal 25,000 Carpet   Amina Anshba   Laura-Ioana Andrei
  Julia Wachaczyk
6–7(4–7), 6–0, [11–9]
Loss 24–23 Aug 2018 ITF Hechingen, Germany 60,000 Clay   Ksenia Palkina   Polina Monova
  Chantal Škamlová
4–6, 3–6
Win 25–23 Oct 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay   Amina Anshba   Martina Di Giuseppe
  Anna-Giulia Remondina
7–6(5), 2–6, [10–6]
Loss 25–24 Apr 2019 ITF Óbidos, Portugal 25,000 Carpet   Emily Webley-Smith   Cristina Bucșa
  Georgina García Pérez
5–7, 5–7
Win 26–24 Apr 2019 ITF Óbidos, Portugal 25,000 Carpet   Emily Webley-Smith   Mariam Bolkvadze
  Nastja Kolar
6–1, 2–6, [11–9]
Win 27–24 May 2019 ITF Óbidos, Portugal 25,000 Carpet   Emily Webley-Smith   Martina Colmegna
  Maria Fernanda Herazo Gonzalez
6–3, 6–0
Win 28–24 May 2019 ITF Óbidos, Portugal 25,000 Carpet   Emily Webley-Smith   Martina Colmegna
  Nuria Parrizas-Diaz
6–4, 6–1
Win 29–24 Jun 2019 ITF Santa Margarida de Montbui, Spain 25,000 Hard   Emily Webley-Smith   Elitsa Kostova
  Samantha Murray
6–4, 7–5
Loss 29–25 Jul 2019 ITF Horb, Germany 25,000 Clay   Albina Khabibulina   Katharina Gerlach
  Julia Wachaczyk
1–6, 3–6
Win 30–25 Aug 2019 ITF Almaty, Kazakhstan 25,000 Hard   Ksenia Palkina   Tamara Čurović
  Alina Silich
6–4, 7–6(7–3)
Loss 30–26 Nov 2019 ITF Shenzhen, China 100,000 Hard   Emily Webley-Smith   Nao Hibino
  Makoto Ninomiya
4–6, 0–6

Notes

Single performance statisticsEdit

Tournament 2014 2015 2016 W-L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open Q1 A A 0–0
French Open 1R A A 0–1
Wimbledon Q1 A A 0–0
US Open Q3 A Q1 0–0
Win–Loss 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–1
Year-end ranking 210 238 203

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