Tathiana Garbin

Tathiana Garbin (Italian pronunciation: [taˈtjaːna ɡarˈbin];[2][3] born 30 June 1977) is an Italian retired tennis player. She is probably best known for her surprise defeat of the defending champion and the reigning world No. 1 Justine Henin, in the second round of the 2004 French Open.[4] The winner of one singles and eleven doubles WTA Tour titles,[5] she reached her highest singles ranking world No. 22 on 21 May 2007, and her highest doubles ranking No. 25 on 27 August 2001.[5] Other high–ranked players she defeated include Jelena Dokić, Chanda Rubin, Flavia Pennetta, Agnieszka Radwańska, Nadia Petrova, Marion Bartoli, and Samantha Stosur.[4]

Tathiana Garbin
Garbin 2009 US Open 01.jpg
Country (sports) Italy
ResidenceBologna[1]
Born (1977-06-30) 30 June 1977 (age 43)
Mestre
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro1996
Retired2011
PlaysRight-handed (one handed-backhand)
Prize money$2,661,973
Singles
Career record427–335
Career titles1 WTA, 10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 22 (21 May 2007)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (2007, 2010)
French Open4R (2007)
Wimbledon2R (2006, 2007, 2009)
US Open3R (2000, 2008)
Doubles
Career record282–239
Career titles11 WTA, 11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 25 (27 August 2001)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2000)
French Open3R (2002, 2003)
WimbledonQF (2009)
US Open3R (2000, 2004, 2007, 2010)

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles 5 (1–4)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0/0)
Tier I (0/0)
Tier II (0/0)
Tier III (0/1)
Tier IV & V (1/3)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 13 February 2000 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Patricia Wartusch 6–4, 1–6, 4–6
Winner 1. 23 April 2000 Budapest Grand Prix Clay   Kristie Boogert 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 2. 17 July 2005 Internazionali di Modena Clay   Anna Smashnova 6–6 ret.
Runner-up 3. 23 July 2006 Internazionali Femminili di Palermo Clay   Anabel Medina Garrigues 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 25 February 2007 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Roberta Vinci 7–6(7–5), 4–6, 3–0 ret.

Doubles: 18 (11–7)Edit

Legend: Before 2009 Legend: Starting in 2009
Grand Slam tournaments (0/0)
Tier I (0/2) Premier Mandatory (0/0)
Tier II (0/1) Premier 5 (0/0)
Tier III (2/0) Premier (0/1)
Tier IV & V (3/2) International (6/1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 14 May 2000 J&S Cup, Warsaw Clay   Janette Husárová   Iroda Tulyaganova
  Anna Zaporozhanova
6–3, 6–1
Winner 2. 25 February 2001 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá Clay   Janette Husárová   Laura Montalvo
  Paola Suárez
6–4, 2–6, 6–4
Winner 3. 22 April 2001 Budapest Grand Prix Clay   Janette Husárová   Zsófia Gubacsi
  Dragana Zarić
6–1, 6–3
Winner 4. 15 July 2001 Internazionali Femminili di Palermo Clay   Janette Husárová   Anabel Medina Garrigues
  María José Martínez Sánchez
4–6, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 5. 12 January 2002 Moorilla Hobart International Hard   Rita Grande   Catherine Barclay
  Christina Wheeler
6–2, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 6. 5 May 2002 Croatian Bol Ladies Open Clay   Angelique Widjaja   Elena Bovina
  Henrieta Nagyová
7–5, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 14 July 2002 French Community Championships, Brussels Clay   Arantxa Sánchez Vicario   Barbara Schwartz
  Jasmin Wöhr
2–6, 6–0, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 24 August 2002 Pilot Pen Tennis, New Haven Hard   Janette Husárová   Daniela Hantuchová
  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
3–6, 6–1, 5–7
Winner 7. 11 January 2003 Canberra Women's Classic Hard   Émilie Loit   Dája Bedáňová
  Dinara Safina
6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 8. 16 January 2005 Canberra Women's Classic Hard   Tina Križan   Gabriela Navrátilová
  Michaela Paštiková
7–5, 1–6, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 13 May 2007 Qatar Telecom German Open, Berlin Clay   Roberta Vinci   Lisa Raymond
  Samantha Stosur
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 4. 20 May 2007 Internazionali BNL d'Italia, Rome Clay   Roberta Vinci   Nathalie Dechy
  Mara Santangelo
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 5. 15 January 2010 Medibank International Sydney Hard   Nadia Petrova   Cara Black
  Liezel Huber
1–6, 6–3, [3–10]
Runner-up 6. 17 April 2010 Barcelona Ladies Open Clay   Timea Bacsinszky   Sara Errani
  Roberta Vinci
1–6, 6–3, [2–10]
Winner 9. 11 July 2010 Budapest Grand Prix Clay   Timea Bacsinszky   Sorana Cîrstea
  Anabel Medina Garrigues
6–3, 6–3
Winner 10. 18 July 2010 ECM Prague Open Clay   Timea Bacsinszky   Monica Niculescu
  Ágnes Szávay
7–5, 7–6(7–4)
Runner-up 7. 25 July 2010 Gastein Ladies, Bad Gastein Clay   Timea Bacsinszky   Lucie Hradecká
  Anabel Medina Garrigues
7–6(7–2), 1–6, [5–10]
Winner 11. 24 October 2010 BGL Luxembourg Open, Luxembourg City Hard (i)   Timea Bacsinszky   Iveta Benešová
  Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
6–4, 6–4

ITF FinalsEdit

Singles (10–7)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 11 August 1996 Catania, Italy Clay   Sabina Da Ponte 6–3, 4–6, 7–5
Winner 2. 12 May 1997 Novi Sad, Serbia Clay   Dragana Zarić 6–4, 6–1
Winner 3. 5 December 1998 New Delhi, India Hard   Amanda Hopmans 6–3, 6–2
Winner 4. 11 July 1999 Civitanova, Italy Clay   Mariana Díaz Oliva 6–4, 4–6, 6–1
Winner 5. 13 December 1999 Manila, Philippines Hard   Wynne Prakusya 6–7, 6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 6. 13 December 1999 New Delhi, India Hard   Katalin Marosi 2–6, 1–1 ret.
Runner-up 7. 9 April 2000 Dubai, United Arap Emirates Hard   Adriana Gerši 4–6, 3–6
Winner 8. 29 April 2001 Caserta, Italy Clay   María José Martínez Sánchez 3–6, 7–6, 6–2
Winner 9. 10 August 2003 Cuneo, Italy Clay   Lubomira Bacheva 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 10. 5 June 2005 Prostejov, Czech Republic Clay   Lucie Šafářová 4–6, 6–3, 3–6
Runner-up 11. 23 April 2006 Bari, Italy Clay   Alizé Cornet 2–6, 6–3, 2–6
Runner-up 12. 19 June 2006 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Kira Nagy 6–7, 6–3, 6–7
Runner-up 13. 1 October 2006 Biella, Italy Clay   Stéphanie Foretz 5–7, 1–3 ret.
Winner 14. 19 June 2006 Zagreb, Croatia Clay   Ekaterina Lopes 6–3, 7–5
Winner 15. 8 June 2008 Rome, Italy Clay   Yvonne Meusburger 6–4, 4–6, 7–6
Winner 16. 6 July 2008 Cuneo, Italy Clay   Sorana Cîrstea 6–3, 6–1
Runner-up 17. 20 September 2009 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Alexandra Dulgheru 7–6(4), 5–7, 1–6

Doubles (11–6)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 5 August 1996 Catania, Italy Clay   Francesca Guardigli   Debby Haak
  Franke Joosten
6–2, 7–5
Runner-up 2. 13 January 1997 Pontevedra, Spain Hard (i)   Sara Ventura   Alicia Ortuño
  Sofia Prazeres
6–4, 1–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 12 May 1997 Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro Clay   Francesca Guardigli   Teodora Nedeva
  Dragana Zarić
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 26 May 1997 Salzburg, Austria Clay (i)   Laura Dell'Angelo   Caroline Schneider
  Patricia Wartusch
6–1, 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 26 January 1998 Dinan, France Clay (i)   Oana Elena Golimbioschi   Camille Pin
  Aurélie Védy
w/o
Winner 6. 6 April 1998 Athens, Greece Clay   Alice Canepa   Alice Pirsu
  Andreea Ehritt-Vanc
5–7, 6–2, 6–4
Winner 7. 5 July 1998 Orbetello, Italy Clay   Alice Canepa   Melissa Mazzotta
  Fabiola Zuluaga
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 8. 19 September 1999 Reggio Calabria, Italy Clay   Alice Canepa   Debby Haak
  Andrea van den Hurk
1–6, 1–6
Winner 9. 11 October 1999 Rhodes, Greece Clay   Amanda Hopmans   Lenka Cenková
  Alicia Ortuño
4–6, 6–0, 7–6(3)
Runner-up 10. 13 December 1998 New Delhi, India Hard   Nirupama Sanjeev   Rika Hiraki
  Lorna Woodroffe
2–5 ret.
Winner 11. 3 April 2000 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard   Katalin Marosi   Angelika Bachmann
  Tina Križan
7–6(5), 6–3
Winner 12. 12 June 2009 Marseille, France Clay   María Emilia Salerni   Elena Bovina
  Timea Bacsinszky
6–7(4), 6–3, [10–7]
Winner 13. 18 September 2009 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Timea Bacsinszky   Petra Martić
  Polona Hercog
6–2, 7–6(4)
Winner 14. 27 September 2009 Saint-Malo, France Clay   Timea Bacsinszky   Andreja Klepač
  Aurélie Védy
6–3, ret.
Runner-up 15. 4 October 2009 Athens, Greece Hard   Timea Bacsinszky   Eleni Daniilidou
  Jasmin Wöhr
2–6, 7–5, [4–10]
Winner 16. 31 October 2009 Ortisei, Italy Carpet (i)   Timea Bacsinszky   Galina Voskoboeva
  Barbora Strýcová
6–2, 6–2
Winner 17 17 October 2010 Torhout, Belgium Hard   Timea Bacsinszky   Michaëlla Krajicek
  Yanina Wickmayer
6–4, 6–2

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

SinglesEdit

Tournament 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 W-L
Australian Open LQ 1R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R 3R 2R 2R 3R 1R 9–13
French Open LQ A 3R 2R 2R 2R 3R 2R 3R 4R 1R 3R 2R A 16–11
Wimbledon LQ LQ 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R A 3–11
US Open LQ LQ 3R A 1R 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R 3R 2R 1R A 8–10

DoublesEdit

Tournament 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 W-L
Australian Open A 1R 3R 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 2R 11–13
French Open A A 1R 1R 3R 3R 2R 2R 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R A 6–11
Wimbledon 1R A 1R 3R 1R 2R 2R 1R 3R 1R 1R QF 2R A 10–12
US Open A A 3R A 1R 1R 3R 2R 1R 3R 2R 1R 3R A 10–10

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sony Ericsson WTA Tour | Players | Info | Tathiana Garbin
  2. ^ DMTCsrl1 (20 February 2010). "Mara Santangelo intervista Tatiana Garbin". YouTube (in Italian). Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  3. ^ Luciano Canepari. "Garbin". DiPI Online (in Italian). Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  4. ^ a b Sony Ericsson WTA Tour | Players | Activity | Tathiana Garbin
  5. ^ a b Sony Ericsson WTA Tour | Players | Stats | Tathiana Garbin

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