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Karina Habšudová

Karina Habšudová
Country (sports)  Slovakia
Residence Bratislava, Slovakia
Born (1973-08-02) 2 August 1973
Bojnice, Slovakia
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro 1989
Retired 2003
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,878,228
Career record 189–183
Career titles 1
Highest ranking No. 10 (10 February 1997)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (1991/95/97)
French Open QF (1996)
Wimbledon 2R (1991/99/2000)
US Open 4R (1996/97)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 3R (1996/2000)
Career record 140–162
Career titles 6
Highest ranking No. 32 (28 May 2001)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (1995/97)
French Open QF (1998)
Wimbledon 3R (1993/2001)
US Open 3R (1992/99)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic Games 2R (2000)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (2000)
French Open QF (2001)
Wimbledon SF (2001)
US Open QF (2000)

Karina Habšudová (born 2 August 1973) is a former Slovak female professional tennis player. She has been ranked as high as 10 in the world (1997). Together with Karol Kučera she won the Hopman Cup in 1998.

She also had a successful junior career. She won the girls' singles at the 1991 US Open, and was junior No.1 for some time.

WTA Tour titles

Singles 5 (1–4)

Grand Slam (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (1)
Tier III (0)
Tier IV & V (0)
Titles by Surface
Hard 0
Clay 1
Grass 0
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
Runner-up 1. 19 May 1996 German Open, Germany Clay Steffi Graf 6–4, 2–6, 5–7
Runner-up 2. 27 October 1996 Luxembourg Carpet Anke Huber 3–6, 0–6
Runner-up 3. 16 February 1997 Linz, Austria Carpet Chanda Rubin 4–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 11 July 1999 Portschach, Austria Clay Silvija Talaja 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 18 July 1999 Sopot, Poland Clay Conchita Martínez 1–6, 1–6

Doubles 12 (6–6)

Grand Slam (0)
WTA Championships (0)
Tier I (0)
Tier II (0)
Tier III (2)
Tier IV & V (2)
Titles by Surface
Hard 1
Clay 5
Grass 0
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 24 May 1992 Lucerne, Switzerland Clay Marianne Werdel Amy Frazier
Elna Reinach
5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 31 July 1994 Maria Lankowitz, Austria Clay Alexandra Fusai Sandra Cecchini
Patricia Tarabini
5–7, 5–7
Winner 1. 15 September 1996 Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic Clay Helena Suková Eva Martincova
Elena Pampoulova
3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 22 June 1997 Rosmalen, Netherlands Grass Florencia Labat Eva Melicharová
Helena Vildová
3–6, 6–7
Winner 2. 20 July 1997 Prague, Czech Republic Clay Ruxandra Dragomir Eva Martincova
Helena Vildová
6–1, 5–7, 6–2
Winner 3. 12 July 1998 Prague, Czech Republic Clay Silvia Farina Květa Hrdličková
Michaela Paštiková
2–6, 6–1, 6–2
Winner 4. 19 July 1998 Warsaw, Poland Clay Olga Lugina Liezel Huber
Karin Kschwendt
7–6, 7–5
Winner 5. 11 July 1999 Pörtschach, Austria Clay Silvia Farina Olga Lugina
Laura Montalvo
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 4. 20 February 2000 Hanover, Germany Hard (i) Silvia Farina Åsa Carlsson
Natalia Zvereva
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 24 June 2000 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands Grass Catherine Barclay Erika de Lone
Nicole Pratt
6–7(4), 3–4 RET
Winner 6. 29 October 2000 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard (i) Daniela Hantuchová Petra Mandula
Patricia Wartusch
Runner-up 6. 24 February 2001 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard (o) Åsa Carlsson Yayuk Basuki
Caroline Vis
0–6, 6–4, 2–6

Head-to-head record against other players in the top 10

Players who have been ranked World No. 1 are in boldface.

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