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Svetlana Krivencheva (Bulgarian: Светлана Кривенчева) is a retired tennis player from Bulgaria.

Svetlana Krivencheva
Country (sports) Bulgaria
ResidencePlovdiv, Bulgaria
Born (1973-12-30) 30 December 1973 (age 45)
Plovdiv
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro1991
Retired2012
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$349,387
Singles
Career record397–454
Career titles2 ITF
Highest ranking142 (9 February 1998)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (1998)
French OpenQ2 (2002)
WimbledonQ2 (1997, 1998)
US OpenQ3 (1998)
Doubles
Career record265–280
Career titles21 ITF
Highest ranking69 (3 August 1998)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (1997, 1998)
French Open1R (1996, 1997, 1998, 2000)
Wimbledon1R (1998, 2000)
US Open3R (1999)

Krivencheva won two singles and 21 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit in her career. On 9 February 1998, she reached her best singles ranking of 142nd in the world. On 3 August 1998, she peaked at No. 63 in doubles rankings.

Krivencheva retired from professional tennis in 2012, but made a temporary return at the 2017 Central Coast Open in Templeton, California.

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ITF Circuit finalsEdit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 9 (2–7)Edit

Outcome Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 24 February 1992 Vilamoura, Portugal Hard   Elena Likhovtseva 6–4, 2–6, 6–7(2–7)
Runner-up 4 May 1992 Balaguer, Spain Clay   Paola Suárez 6–3, 3–6, 0–6
Winner 31 May 1993 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Nicole Wist 4–6, 6–0, 7–5
Runner-up 5 July 1993 Bol, Croatia Clay   Laura Montalvo 0–6, 4–6
Winner 30 August 1993 Burgas, Bulgaria Hard   Amanda Wainwright 6–3, 1–6, 7–6(7–3)
Runner-up 13 September 1993 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Laurence Courtois 1–6, 1–6
Runner-up 22 March 1997 Reims, France Clay (i)   Sarah Pitkowski-Malcor 5–7, 1–6
Runner-up 21 July 2001 Mahwah, United States Hard   Janet Lee 4–6, 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 20 July 2008 Atlanta, United States Hard   Amanda Fink 3–6, 2–6

Doubles: 41 (21–20)Edit

Outcome Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 22 May 1989 Athens, Greece Clay   Dora Rangelova   Lily Nejasmic
  Mary Nejasmic
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 14 August 1989 Rebecq, Belgium Clay   Medi Dadoch   Ivana Jankovská
  Eva Melicharová
1–6, 3–6
Winner 1 April 1991 Bari, Italy Clay   Monika Kratochvilová   Jennifer Fuchs
  Flora Perfetti
5–7, 6–2, 7–5
Winner 17 February 1992 Algarve, Portugal Hard   Elena Likhovtseva   Angelina Petrova
  Petra Rihtaric
6–4, 6–4
Winner 24 February 1992 Vilamoura, Portugal Hard   Elena Likhovtseva   Tania Couto
  Sofia Prazeres
6–3, 6–2
Winner 27 April 1992 Lerida, Spain Clay   Irina Sukhova   Martina Crha
  Lisa Pugliese
6–1, 6–2
Winner 4 May 1992 Balaguer, Spain Clay   Irina Sukhova   Paola Suárez
  Pamela Zingman
4–6, 6–4, 6–4
Winner 10 August 1992 Rebecq, Belgium Clay   Elena Likhovtseva   Nelly Barkan
  Maria Marfina
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 17 August 1992 Koksijde, Belgium Clay   Agata Werblinska   Maria Marfina
  Elena Likhovtseva
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 31 August 1992 Burgas, Bulgaria Clay   Elena Likhovtseva   Galia Angelova
  Tzvetelina Nikolova
6–3, 4–6, 3–6
Winner 19 October 1992 Lyss, Switzerland Hard (i)   Nelly Barkan   Gaby Coorengel
  Amy Van Buuren
7–6(7–4), 3–6, 6–4
Winner 26 April 1993 Lerida, Spain Clay   Christina Zachariadou   Emily Bond
  Caroline Toyre
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 21 June 1993 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Vanessa Matthys   Ivona Horvat
  Tina Vukasovic
5–7, 6–4, 2–6
Runner-up 5 July 1993 Bol, Croatia Clay   Petra Rihtaric   Laura Montalvo
  Valentina Solari
6–3, 3–6, 5–7
Winner 30 August 1993 Burgas, Bulgaria Hard   Elena Tatarkova   Camilla Persson
  Anna-Karin Svensson
5–7, 6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 24 October 1994 Poitiers, France Hard (i)   Tatjana Ječmenica   Ludmila Richterová
  Helena Vildová
6–7, 1–6
Runner-up 27 March 1995 Reims, France Clay (i)   Caroline Dhenin   Estefanía Bottini
  Gala León García
6–7, 6–1, 1–6
Winner 17 July 1995 Darmstadt, Germany Clay   Květa Peschke   Magdalena Feistel
  Helena Vildová
7–6(7–4), 6–2
Winner 6 August 1995 Budapest, Hungary Clay   Tatjana Ječmenica   Magdalena Feistel
  Helena Vildová
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 4 March 1996 Prostějov, Czech Republic Carpet (i)   Olga Lugina   Denisa Chládková
  Helena Vildová
6–7(5–7), 6–4, 5–7
Winner 22 March 1997 Reims, France Clay (i)   Elena Tatarkova   Silke Meier
  Petra Schwarz
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 12 April 1997 Athens, Greece Clay   Virág Csurgó   Cara Black
  Irina Selyutina
3–6, 4–6
Winner 19 July 1997 Darmstadt, Germany Clay   Pavlina Nola   Olga Ivanova
  Magdalena Feistel
6–0, 2–6, 6–3
Winner 27 July 1997 Rostock, Germany Clay   Pavlina Nola   Renee Reid
  Réka Vidáts
w/o
Winner 10 August 1997 Sopot, Poland Clay   Elena Tatarkova   Radka Bobková
  Lenka Němečková
7–6(9–7), 6–3
Runner-up 17 August 1997 Bratislava, Slovakia Clay   Pavlina Nola   Laurence Courtois
  Henrieta Nagyová
1–6, 0–6
Runner-up 2 November 1997 Poitiers, France Hard (i)   Lea Ghirardi   Nancy Feber
  Petra Langrová
6–3, 3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 13 February 1999 Rogaška Slatina, Slovenia Carpet (i)   Eva Martincová   Tina Križan
  Katarina Srebotnik
5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 27 February 1999 Bushey, United Kingdom Carpet (i)   Tina Križan   Emmanuelle Gagliardi
  Katalin Marosi
7–6(7–4), 2–6, 6–7(0–7)
Winner 17 July 1999 Puchheim, Germany Clay   Eva Melicharová   Kirstin Freye
  Syna Schmidle
6–2, 6–4
Winner 1 April 2000 Quartu Sant'Elena, Italy Clay   Antoaneta Pandjerova   Michaela Paštiková
  Helena Vildová
7–5, 7–6(11–9)
Runner-up 15 April 2000 Maglie, Italy Clay   Tatiana Poutchek   Alice Canepa
  Maria Paola Zavagli
1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 22 April 2000 San Severo, Italy Clay   Oana Elena Golimbioschi   Debby Haak
  Lotty Seelen
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 17 June 2000 Marseille, France Clay   Anna Bieleń-Żarska   Alice Canepa
  Mariana Díaz Oliva
2–6, 3–6
Winner 22 July 2000 Puchheim, Germany Clay   Zuzana Váleková   Angelika Bachmann
  Melanie Schnell
7–5, 3–6, 7–5
Winner 5 August 2000 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay   Elena Tatarkova   Eszter Molnár
  Maja Palaveršić
3–6, 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 10 February 2001 Rockford, United States Hard (i)   Elena Tatarkova   Katie Schlukebir
  Kristen Schlukebir
6–7(4–7), 1–6
Runner-up 6 February 2005 Rockford, United States Hard (i)   Joana Cortez   Julie Ditty
  Vladimíra Uhlířová
6–3, 5–7, 5–7
Runner-up 10 July 2005 College Park, United States Hard   Ashley Harkleroad   María José Argeri
  Letícia Sobral
4–6, 6–3, 6–7(1–7)
Runner-up 11 October 2009 Williamsburg, United States Clay   Angelina Gabueva   Ana-Maria Moura
  Gira Schofield
6–3, 0–6, [6–10]
Winner 10 October 2010 Williamsburg, United States Clay   Angelina Gabueva   Salome Devidze
  Magda Okruashvili
6–4, 3–6, [10–8]

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