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Tyra Calderwood (born 19 September 1990) is a professional Australian tennis player. Her highest WTA singles ranking is 607, which she reached on 6 October 2008. Her career high in doubles was at 190 set at 10 September 2012.
Calderwood at the 2009 NSW Tennis Open
|Born||19 September 1990|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career titles||0 WTA, 0 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 607 (6 October 2008)|
|Career titles||0 WTA, 6 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 190 (10 September 2012)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||1R (2008, 2009, 2012)|
|Last updated on: 5 July 2013.|
Early life and junior careerEdit
She has had limited success on the circuit, though her junior ranking did peak at 33 in 2007.
In 2008, she made her WTA doubles debut after being given a wild card with Alenka Hubacek into the Australian Open. However, they lost first round in straight sets. in December of that year she won the Sorrento ITF doubles title with Shannon Golds.
In 2009, she received wildcards into the doubles tournaments at both the Medibank International and the Australian Open, losing first round in both tournaments.
As at 22 June 2009, She is ranked 637 in singles and 308 in doubles.
ITF Circuit finalsEdit
Doubles: 14 (6–8)Edit
|Finals by surface|
|Winner||1.||5 December 2008||Sorrento, Australia||Hard||Shannon Golds|| Jade Curtis
|6–4, 3–6, [10–8]|
|Runner–up||2.||4 May 2009||Ipswich, Australia||Grass||Shannon Golds|| Maki Arai
|Runner–up||3.||14 September 2009||Darwin, Australia||Hard||Olivia Rogowska|| Nicole Kriz
|Runner-up||4.||11 September 2010||Cairns, Australia||Hard||Noppawan Lertcheewakarn|| Tammi Patterson
|Runner–up||5.||19 September 2011||Darwin, Australia||Hard||Stephanie Bengson|| Maria Fernanda Alves
|Winner||6.||31 October 2011||Mount Gambier, Australia||Hard||Stephanie Bengson|| Isabella Holland
|Winner||7.||14 November 2011||Traralgon, Australia||Hard||Stephanie Bengson|| Monique Adamczak
|6–7(2–7), 6–1, 6–3|
|Winner||8.||21 November 2011||Bendigo, Australia||Hard||Stephanie Bengson|| Storm Sanders
|2–6, 6–1, 6–3|
|Runner-up||9.||4 February 2012||Burnie, Australia||Hard||Stephanie Bengson|| Arina Rodionova
|Runner-up||10.||20 February 2012||Mildura, Australia||Grass||Stephanie Bengson|| Mervana Jugić-Salkić
|7–5, 5–7, [7–10]|
|Winner||11.||25 June 2012||Pattaya, Thailand||Hard||Dianne Hollands|| Deng Mengning
|Runner-up||12.||2 July 2012||Pattaya, Thailand||Hard||Dianne Hollands|| Eri Hozumi
|6–4, 4–6, [10–12]|
|Runner–up||13.||27 Aug 2012||Cairns, Australia||Hard||Tammi Patterson|| Monique Adamczak
|2–6, 6–1, [5–10]|
|Winner||14.||4 March 2013||Sydney, Australia||Hard||Alison Bai|| Anja Dokic