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Player Profiles

Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova
Country:
Czech Republic
Birth Date:
4 February 1987
Birth Place:
Brno, Czech Republic
Residence:
Brno, Czech Republic
Height:
5 ft. 10 in. (1.78 metres)
Weight:
137 lbs. (62.3 kilos)
Plays:
Left
17
Current Singles Ranking
30
Current Doubles Ranking

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played:
9
Events Entered:
Ladies' Singles, Ladies' Doubles
Best Singles Performance:
Semi Finalist (2014)
Best Doubles Performance:
Quarter Finalist (2014)

Player Overview

Year turned pro:
2002
Career matches won:
260
Career matches lost:
203
Year to date matches won:
25
Year to date matches lost:
15
Current 52 week rank for singles:
17
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
30
High rank for singles:
17
High rank for doubles:
15
Career Prize Money:
$5,278,817 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$1,133,564 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$132,007 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20051ST1ST1ST
20061ST1ST2ND
2007QF4TH3RD3RD
20081ST2ND1ST1ST
20093RD2ND1ST1ST
20101ST2ND1ST1ST
20113RD2ND2ND3RD
20121ST2ND1ST3RD
20132ND1ST2ND2ND
20143RD4THSF

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20051ST1ST
20061ST1ST1ST
20071ST1ST1ST1ST
20081ST1ST2ND
20093RD2ND1ST1ST
20101ST2ND2ND2ND
20112ND3RD1ST1ST
20121ST1ST1ST1ST
2013QFQF1ST3RD
2014QF1STQF

Legend

WON = Champion
RUP = Runner Up
SF = Semi-Finalist
QF = Quarter-Finalist
4TH = Lost in Fourth Round
3RD = Lost in Third Round
2ND = Lost in Second Round
1ST = Lost in First Round
Bio information courtesy of the WTA TOUR

Biography

The Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova began playing tennis at the age of three and used to be coached by her father, Milan, in Brno. The left-hander prefers playing on clay-courts and is known for her deadly forehand, and ability to exert heavy topspin on the ball. Safarova is coached by Rob Steckley.

Centre Court - Ladies' Singles - Semi-Finals
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Lucie Safarova CZE (23)
 
66
1
 
Petra Kvitova CZE (6)
 
78
6

No.1 Court - Ladies' Singles - Quarter-Finals
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Lucie Safarova CZE (23)
 
6
6
 
 
3
1

Court 18 - Ladies' Singles - Round 4
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
0
2
 
Lucie Safarova CZE (23)
 
6
6

No.3 Court - Ladies' Singles - Round 3
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Lucie Safarova CZE (23)
 
6
6
 
 
4
2

Court 18 - Ladies' Singles - Round 2
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Lucie Safarova CZE (23)
 
79
7
 
 
67
5

Court 10 - Ladies' Singles - Round 1
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Lucie Safarova CZE (23)
 
77
77
 
 
63
63

Court 12 - Ladies' Doubles - Quarter-Finals
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Andrea Hlavackova CZE (9)
  Jie Zheng CHN (9)
 
6
4
6
 

Court 18 - Ladies' Doubles - Round 3
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
1
69
 

Court 11 - Ladies' Doubles - Round 2
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
Cara Black ZIM (4)
  Sania Mirza IND (4)
 
6
67
4

Court 19 - Ladies' Doubles - Round 1
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Mona Barthel GER 
  Janette Husarova SVK 
 
2
2
 

2014 Statistics

Wimbledon Singles Results
Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 2 2 2 2 2 2 
Tie breaks played 2 1 0 0 0 1 
Total games 26 25 18 14 16 20 
Winners 21 30 24 19 24 18 
Unforced errors 20 26 17 4 13 7 
Service points won 50 48 36 29 33 35 
Return games won 3 3 4 5 4 1 
Total points 85 89 64 54 57 58 
1st serves in 51 48 33 23 30 31 
% 1st serves in 69 71 63 64 70 53 
Total aces 7 3 4 1 8 4 
Total double faults 3 1 3 3 1 2 
1st serve points won 40 39 25 21 26 19 
% 1st serve points won 78 81 76 91 87 61 
% 2nd Serve points won 43 45 58 62 54 59 
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