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Player Profiles

Elena Vesnina

Elena Vesnina
Country:
Russia
Birth Date:
1 August 1986
Birth Place:
Lvov, Ukraine
Residence:
Sochi, Russia
Height:
5 ft. 9 in. (1.75 metres)
Weight:
132 lbs. (60 kilos)
Plays:
Right
24
Current Singles Ranking
4
Current Doubles Ranking

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played:
8
Events Entered:
Ladies' Singles, Ladies' Doubles
Best Singles Performance:
4th Round (2009)
Best Doubles Performance:
Finalist (2010)

Player Overview

Year turned pro:
2002
Career matches won:
170
Career matches lost:
169
Year to date matches won:
27
Year to date matches lost:
16
Current 52 week rank for singles:
24
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
4
High rank for singles:
21
High rank for doubles:
4
Career Prize Money:
$4,766,715 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$563,926 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$517,977 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20064TH1ST2ND1ST
20072ND1ST3RD1ST
20083RD1ST2ND2ND
20091ST2ND4TH3RD
20101ST1ST1ST1ST
20111ST1ST2ND1ST
20121ST1ST2ND2ND
20134TH1ST2ND2ND

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20061STQF1ST3RD
20071ST1ST3RD1ST
20082ND2ND2ND2ND
20093RDRUP3RDQF
20103RD3RDRUPQF
20112NDRUPSF3RD
2012SFQFQF3RD
2013SFWON3RDQF

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

Russia's Elena Vesnina began playing tennis at the age of seven and is coached by her father, Sergej, and Andrei Chesnokov. She reached the fourth round of the 2013 Australian Open for the second time in January and is recgonised on the WTA Tour for her hitting power from the back of the court.

Court 17 - Ladies' Doubles - Third round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Ekaterina Makarova RUS (4)
  Elena Vesnina RUS (4)
 
3
2
 

Court 6 - Ladies' Doubles - Second round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Ekaterina Makarova RUS (4)
  Elena Vesnina RUS (4)
 
710
6
 
 
68
1

Court 9 - Ladies' Doubles - First round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Ekaterina Makarova RUS (4)
  Elena Vesnina RUS (4)
 
6
6
 

No.2 Court - Ladies' Singles - Second round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Sabine Lisicki GER (23)
 
6
6
 
 
3
1

Court 19 - Ladies' Singles - First round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
6
7
 

2013 Statistics

Wimbledon Singles Results
Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 2 2     
Tie breaks played 0 0     
Total games 20 16     
Winners 21 10     
Unforced errors 16 17     
Service points won 36 18     
Return games won 6 1     
Total points 71 40     
1st serves in 43 32     
% 1st serves in 73 74     
Total aces 1 2     
Total double faults 1 2     
1st serve points won 29 14     
% 1st serve points won 67 44     
% 2nd Serve points won 44 36     

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