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Tessa Price (born March 25, 1967) is a retired professional tennis player from South Africa.[1][2] She participated in four Grand Slams during her career, reaching the second round at the Australian Open in 1993, and at Wimbledon in 1994.[3]

Tessa Price
Country (sports) South Africa
Born (1967-03-25) March 25, 1967 (age 52)
Cape Town, South Africa
Retired1997
Prize money$ 160,517
Singles
Career record133–86
Career titles9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 101 (24 October 1994)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (1993)
Wimbledon2R (1994)
US Open1R (1994)
Doubles
Career record94–69
Career titles8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 129 (5 December 1994)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open2R (1994)
French Open1R (1994)
Wimbledon2R (1996)
US Open2R (1994)

Contents

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

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

Singles Finals (9–3)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. June 20, 1988 Mobile, United States Hard   Jessica Emmons 7–5, 7–5
Winner 2. July 29, 1991 Haifa, Israel Hard   Tessa Shapovalova 6–2, 6–0
Winner 3. August 12, 1991 Ashkelon, Israel Hard   Ilana Berger 7–6(9–7), 6–7(2–7), 6–3
Runner–up 4. August 19, 1991 Ashkelon, Israel Hard   Ilana Berger 3–6, 7–6(7–5), 4–6
Winner 5. November 25, 1991 Ramat HaSharon, Israel Hard   Anna Smashnova 6–4, 6–3
Runner–up 6. October 26, 1992 Saga, Japan Grass   Julie Richardson 2–6, 6–7(8–10)
Runner–up 7. November 2, 1992 Machida, Japan Grass   Yone Kamio 6–4, 6–7, 2–6
Winner 8. November 16, 1992 Port Pirie, Australia Hard   Joanne Limmer 3–6, 6–3, 6–1
Winner 9. November 30, 1992 Mildura, Australia Hard   Rossana de los Ríos 6–3, 6–3
Winner 10. October 25, 1993 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard   Romana Tedjakusuma 7–6(7–3), 6–2
Winner 11. November 8, 1993 Mount Gambier, Australia Hard   Nicole Pratt 4–6, 6–2, 6–0
Winner 12. November 29, 1993 Mildura, Australia Hard   Nicole Pratt 7–5, 3–6, 7–5

Doubles finals (8–3)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. July 29, 1991 Haifa, Israel Hard   Kirsten Dreyer   Janine Humphreys
  Elizma Nortje
6–1, 6–0
Runner–up 2. August 12, 1991 Ashkelon, Israel Hard   Kirsten Dreyer   Ilana Berger
  Robyn Field
w/o
Winner 3. November 11, 1991 Swindon, United Kingdom Carpet   Ilana Berger   Els Callens
  Michele Strebel
6–2, 7–5
Winner 4. July 13, 1992 Evansville, United States Hard   Danielle Jones   Mélanie Bernard
  Caroline Delisle
6–2, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 5. July 20, 1992 Roanoke, United States Hard   Danielle Jones   Mélanie Bernard
  Cindy Summers
6–2, 6–2
Runner–up 6. August 10, 1992 York, United States Hard   Danielle Jones   Nicole Arendt
  Shannan McCarthy
3–6, 3–6
Winner 7. November 16, 1992 Port Pirie, Australia Hard   Danielle Jones   Joanne Limmer
  Robyn Mawdsley
6–2, 5–7, 6–3
Winner 8. July 17, 1995 Wilmington, United States Hard   Clare Wood   Catherine Barclay
  Audra Keller
3–6, 6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 9. September 4, 1995 Tianjin, China Hard   Kirstin Freye   Chen Li-Ling
  Li Fang
2–6, 3–6
Winner 10. October 30, 1995 Saga, Japan Grass   Danielle Jones   Robyn Mawdsley
  Kirrily Sharpe
6–4, 6–2
Winner 11. April 15, 1996 Elvas, Portugal Hard   Claire Taylor   Hanna-Katri Aalto
  Kirsi Lampinen
6–2, 6–3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tessa Price – WTA Tennis". Retrieved February 2, 2018.
  2. ^ "Tessa Price – Player Profile – Tennis – Eurosport". Retrieved February 2, 2018.
  3. ^ "Archive – Draws Archive : Tessa Price – 2015 Wimbledon Championships Website – Official Site by IBM". Retrieved February 2, 2018.

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