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Stéphanie Foretz (born 3 May 1981) is a retired tennis player from France.

Stéphanie Foretz
Stéphanie Foretz 3, 2015 Wimbledon Qualifying - Diliff.jpg
Country (sports) France
ResidenceBoulogne-Billancourt, France
Born (1981-05-03) 3 May 1981 (age 38)
Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
Turned pro1997
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,881,212
Singles
Career record570–455
Career titles0 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 62 (24 February 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2003, 2012, 2013)
French Open2R (2000, 2003, 2004, 2012)
Wimbledon2R (2004, 2005, 2012)
US Open3R (2002)
Doubles
Career record251–239
Career titles16 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 42 (19 May 2008)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2006)
French Open2R (2000, 2002, 2007)
Wimbledon2R (2007, 2012, 2013)
US OpenQF (2007)
Team competitions
Fed Cup2–1
2014 US Open

Foretz won nine singles and 16 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 24 February 2003, she reached her career-high singles ranking of world No. 62. On 19 May 2008, she peaked at No. 42 in the doubles rankings.

Foretz was an accomplished junior player, having reached the final of the girls' tournament at the 1999 French Open. She also was selected to play for the Boston Lobsters in the 2009 World TeamTennis pro league.

In 2010, Foretz married Benoît Gacon and began competing under the name Stéphanie Foretz Gacon. In 2014, however, she reverted to her maiden name as Stéphanie Foretz.

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (0–2)Edit

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Championships (0–0)
Tier I (0–0) Premier Mandatory (0–0)
Tier II (0–1) Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier III (0–0) Premier (0–0)
Tier IV & V (0–0) International (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 19 February 2006 Antwerp, Belgium Carpet (i)   Michaëlla Krajicek   Dinara Safina
  Katarina Srebotnik
1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2. 23 May 2009 Strasbourg, France Clay   Claire Feuerstein   Nathalie Dechy
  Mara Santangelo
0–6, 1–6

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W–L
Australian Open A LQ LQ LQ 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R LQ LQ LQ LQ 2R 2R 3–7
French Open 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 4–15
Wimbledon A LQ 1R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R LQ 1R 1R A 1R 2R LQ 3–10
US Open LQ A LQ 3R 1R 2R 1R 1R LQ LQ LQ LQ 1R 1R LQ 3–7

DoublesEdit

Tournament 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 W–L
Australian Open 1R 3R 1R 2R 2R 1R 4–6
French Open 1R 2R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 4–16
Wimbledon 1R 2R 1R 2R 2R 3–5
US Open 1R QF 1R 1R 3–4

External linksEdit