Valeria Savinykh

Valeria Dmitrievna Savinykh (Russian: Валерия Дмитриевна Савиных; born 20 February 1991) is a Russian tennis player.

Valeria Savinykh
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Country (sports) Russia
ResidenceVienna, Austria
Born (1991-02-20) 20 February 1991 (age 29)
Sverdlovsk, RSFSR, Soviet Union (now Yekaterinburg, Russia)
Height1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachTomasz Iwanski
Prize moneyUS$ 513,478
Singles
Career record357–260 (57.9%)
Career titles7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 99 (9 April 2012)
Current rankingNo. 210 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open3R (2013)
French OpenQ1 (2011, 2012, 2013, 2020)
WimbledonQ3 (2012)
US OpenQ3 (2012)
Doubles
Career record248–166 (59.9%)
Career titles1 WTA 125K, 21 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 98 (20 November 2017)
Current rankingNo. 127 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (2012)
Last updated on: 23 April 2020.

In April 2012, she achieved her career-high singles ranking of world No. 99. On 20 November 2017, she peaked at No. 98 in the WTA doubles rankings. Savinykh has won seven singles titles and 21 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit.

CareerEdit

Her father, Dmitry, introduced her to tennis at age five, and her mother, Elena, often travels with her. Valeria trains at SotoTennis Academy in Spain.

Since November 2012, Savinykh is coached by Polish Tomasz Iwanski.[1]

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (runner-ups)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–2)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Mar 2013 Brasil Cup,
Brasil
International Hard   Anne Keothavong   Anabel Medina Garrigues
  Yaroslava Shvedova
0–6, 4–6
Loss 0–2 Sep 2019 Japan Women's Open,
Japan
International Hard   Christina McHale   Misaki Doi
  Nao Hibino
6–3, 4–6, [4–10]

WTA 125K series finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (1 title)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Nov 2017 Open de Limoges, France Hard (i)   Maryna Zanevska   Chloé Paquet
  Pauline Parmentier
6–0, 6–2

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000/$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 18 (7 titles, 11 runner–ups)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Jul 2008 ITF Rabat, Morocco 10,000 Clay   Lisa Sabino 1–6, 4–6
Loss 0–2 Sep 2008 ITF Limoges, France 10,000 Hard (i)   Marina Melnikova 1–0 ret.
Loss 0–3 Jun 2010 ITF Båstad, Sweden 25,000 Clay   Sofia Arvidsson 3–6, 1–6
Loss 0–4 Nov 2010 Open Nantes Atlantique, France 50,000 Hard (i)   Lucie Hradecká 3–6, 1–6
Win 1–4 Apr 2011 Soweto Open Johannesburg, South Africa 100,000 Hard   Petra Cetkovská 6–1, 6–3
Loss 1–5 Dec 2011 Ankara Cup, Turkey 50,000 Hard (i)   Kristina Mladenovic 5–7, 7–5, 1–6
Loss 1–6 May 2014 Nana Trophy Tunis, Tunisia 25,000 Clay   Ons Jabeur 3–6, 6–7(4)
Loss 1–7 Jun 2016 ITF Puszczykowo, Poland 10,000 Hard   Marie Bouzková 2–6, 0–6
Loss 1–8 Jul 2016 ITF Astana, Kazakhstan 10,000 Hard   Vera Lapko 6–7(3), 6–3, 4–6
Win 2–8 Oct 2016 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Gabriella Taylor 6–2, 4–1 ret.
Loss 2–9 May 2017 ITF Santarém, Portugal 15,000 Hard   Cristina Bucșa 4–6, 4–6
Win 3–9 Jun 2017 ITF Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal 15,000 Hard   Sarah-Rebecca Sekulic 6–2, 6–0
Win 4–9 Aug 2017 Mençuna Cup Artvin, Turkey 60,000 Hard   Ayla Aksu 3–6, 7–6(10), 7–6(5)
Loss 4–10 Nov 2018 Pro-Series Shrewsbury, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard (i)   Maia Lumsden 1–6, 6–4, 3–6
Win 5–10 Dec 2018 ITF Pune, India 25,000 Hard   Lu Jiajing 3–6, 6–2, 7–6(7)
Win 6–10 May 2019 ITF Namangan, Uzbekistan 25,000 Hard   Eudice Chong 6–0, 4–6, 7–5
Loss 6–11 May 2019 ITF Singapore, Singapore 25,000 Hard   Abigail Tere-Apisah 3–6, 2–6
Win 7–11 Aug 2019 ITF Taipei, Taiwan 25,000 Hard   Risa Ushijima 7–5, 6–2

Doubles: 42 (21 titles, 21 runner–ups)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Aug 2007 ITF Gardone Val Trompia, Italy 10,000 Clay   Anastasia Grymalska   Alice Balducci
  Kildine Chevalier
6–3, 6–7(5), 3–6
Win 1–1 Jul 2008 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Ljubica Avramović   Zorica Petrov
  Anja Prislan
w/o
Loss 1–2 Jul 2008 ITF Rabat, Morocco 10,000 Clay   Yuliana Umanets   Lisa Sabino
  Benedetta Davato
2–6, 1–6
Win 2–2 Oct 2008 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard   Elena Chalova   Rushmi Chakravarthi
  Isha Lakhani
6–7(6), 6–3, [10–7]
Loss 2–3 Dec 2008 ITF Dubai Challenge,
United Arab Emirates
75,000 Hard   Elena Chalova   Maša Zec Peškirič
  Irena Pavlovic
6–7(6), 6–3, [3–10]
Loss 2–4 Apr 2009 Yugra Cup Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia 50,000 Carpet (i)   Oksana Kalashnikova   Ksenia Milevskaya
  Lesia Tsurenko
2–6, 3–6
Win 3–4 May 2009 ITF Ain Sukhna, Egypt 10,000 Clay   Anna Brazhnikova   Galina Fokina
  Anna Morgina
3–6, 6–3, [10–6]
Loss 3–5 Aug 2009 ITF Moscow, Russia 25,000 Clay   Marina Shamayko   Ekaterina Lopes
  Arina Rodionova
3–6, 3–6
Loss 3–6 Oct 2009 ITF Granada, Spain 25,000 Hard   Betina Jozami   Nina Bratchikova
  Arina Rodionova
1–6, 6–3, [5–10]
Win 4–6 Feb 2010 ITF Sutton, Great Britain 25,000 Hard (i)   Eirini Georgatou   Naomi Cavaday
  Anna Smith
7–5, 2–6, [10–8]
Loss 4–7 May 2010 ITF Brescia, Italy 25,000 Clay   Iryna Brémond   Naomi Cavaday
  Anastasia Pivovarova
3–6, 7–6(5), [8–10]
Win 5–7 Jul 2010 ITF Zwevegem, Belgium 25,000 Clay   Richèl Hogenkamp   Irina Khromacheva
  Maryna Zanevska
6–3, 3–6, [10–7]
Loss 5–8 Oct 2010 ITF Glasgow, Great Britain 25,000 Hard (i)   Eirini Georgatou   Karen Barbat
  Julia Mayr
w/o
Loss 5–9 Nov 2010 ITF Bratislava, Slovakia 25,000 Hard (i)   Claire Feuerstein   Irena Pavlovic
  Emma Laine
4–6, 4–6
Win 6–9 Jan 2011 ITF Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France 25,000 Hard (i)   Darija Jurak   Kiki Bertens
  Richèl Hogenkamp
6–3, 7–6(0)
Win 7–9 Apr 2011 ITF Monzón, Spain 50,000 Hard   Elena Bovina   Margalita Chakhnashvili
  Ivana Lisjak
6–1, 2–6, [10–4]
Win 8–9 Oct 2011 Tennis Classic of Troy, United States 50,000 Hard   Elena Bovina   Varvara Lepchenko
  Mashona Washington
7–6(6), 6–3
Win 9–9 May 2014 ITF Tunis, Tunisia 25,000 Clay   Andrea Gámiz   Marina Melnikova
  Beatriz García Vidagany
6–4, 6–1
Win 10–9 Jun 2014 ITF La Marsa, Tunisia 25,000 Clay   Andrea Gámiz   Xenia Knoll
  Pemra Özgen
1–6, 7–6(6), [11–9]
Loss 10–10 Oct 2014 ITF Tampico, Mexico 50,000 Hard   Kateryna Bondarenko   Petra Martić
  Maria Sanchez
6–3, 3–6, [2–10]
Loss 10–11 Dec 2014 ITF Mérida, Mexico 25,000 Hard   Andrea Gámiz   Tatjana Maria
  Renata Zarazúa
4–6, 1–6
Win 11–11 Feb 2016 ITF Palma Nova, Spain 10,000 Clay   Alyona Sotnikova   Amanda Carreras
  Alice Savoretti
2–6, 6–4, [10–6]
Loss 11–12 Apr 2016 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Alyona Sotnikova   Freya Christie
  Chanel Simmonds
4–6, 0–6
Win 12–12 Apr 2016 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Hard   Alyona Sotnikova   Kseniia Bekker
  Alina Silich
4–6, 6–4, [10–7]
Win 13–12 Jun 2016 ITF Puszczykowo, Poland 10,000 Hard   Weronika Foryś   Olga Brózda
  Katarzyna Kawa
7–6(4), 6–4
Win 14–12 Jul 2016 Bella Cup Toruń, Poland 25,000 Clay   Irina Bara   Akgul Amanmuradova
  Valentyna Ivakhnenko
6–3, 4–6, [10–7]
Loss 14–13 Sep 2016 ITF Almaty, Kazakhstan 25,000 Clay   Polina Monova   Valentyna Ivakhnenko
  Anastasiya Komardina
5–7, 4–6
Loss 14–14 Dec 2016 ITF Dubai, United Arab Emirates 100,000 Hard   Hsieh Su-wei   Mandy Minella
  Nina Stojanović
3–6, 6–3, [4–10]
Loss 14–15 Mar 2017 ITF Shenzhen Open, China 60,000 Hard   Eri Hozumi   Lyudmyla Kichenok
  Nadiia Kichenok
4–6, 4–6
Win 15–15 Apr 2017 ITF Nanning, China 25,000 Hard   Lu Jingjing   Gai Ao
  Guo Hanyu
6–4, 6–4
Win 16–15 May 2017 ITF Santarém, Portugal 15,000 Hard   Valeriya Strakhova   Cristina Bucșa
  Ksenia Kuznetsova
6–3, 6–2
Win 17–15 Jul 2017 ITF Winnipeg, Canada 25,000 Hard   Hiroko Kuwata   Kimberly Birrell
  Caroline Dolehide
6–4, 7–6(4)
Win 18–15 Jul 2017 ITF Gatineau, Canada 25,000 Hard   Hiroko Kuwata   Kimberly Birrell
  Emily Webley-Smith
4–6, 6–3, [10–5]
Loss 18–16 Aug 2017 Kentucky Championships Lexington,
United States
60,000 Hard   Hiroko Kuwata   Priscilla Hon
  Vera Lapko
3–6, 4–6
Loss 18–17 Feb 2018 ITF Launceston, Australia 25,000 Hard   Laura Robson   Jessica Moore
  Ellen Perez
6–7(5), 4–6
Win 19–17 Sep 2018 ITF Óbidos, Portugal 25,000 Carpet   Katarzyna Piter   Mariam Bolkvadze
  Ines Murta
6–3, 6–2
Win 20–17 Nov 2018 ITF Wirral, Great Britain 25,000 Hard (i)   Freya Christie   Sarah Beth Grey
  Olivia Nicholls
6–4, 7–5
Loss 20–18 Dec 2018 ITF Pune, India 25,000 Hard   Sharon Fichman   Beatrice Gumulya
  Ana Veselinović
6–7(4), 6–1, [9–11]
Win 21–18 Feb 2019 Tennis Classic Midland, United States 100,000 Hard (i)   Olga Govortsova   Coco Gauff
  Ann Li
6–4, 6–0
Loss 21–19 Feb 2019 Pro-Series Shrewsbury, Great Britain 60,000 Hard (i)   Freya Christie   Arina Rodionova
  Yanina Wickmayer
2–6, 5–7
Loss 21–20 Mar 2019 ITF Kazan, Russia 25,000 Hard (i)   Freya Christie   Olga Doroshina
  Polina Monova
4–6, 7–6(4), [9–11]
Loss 21–21 Feb 2020 ITF Midland, United States 100,000 Hard (i)   Yanina Wickmayer   Maria Sanchez
  Caroline Dolehide
3–6, 4–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vladas Lasitskas (17 January 2013). "Валерия Савиных: "Спасибо Кафельникову за поздравления!"" [Valeria Saninykh: "Thanks Kafelnikov for his greetings!"] (in Russian). Sport-Express. Retrieved 23 July 2016.

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