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Player Profiles

Sorana Cirstea

Sorana Cirstea
Country:
Romania
Birth Date:
7 April 1990
Birth Place:
Bucharest, Romania
Residence:
Targoviste, Romania
Height:
5 ft. 9 in. (1.75 metres)
Weight:
130 lbs. (59.1 kilos)
Plays:
Right
22
Current Singles Ranking
260
Current Doubles Ranking

Tournament Info

Wimbledon Championships Played:
6
Events Entered:
Ladies' Singles, Ladies' Doubles
Best Singles Performance:
3rd Round (2009, 2012)
Best Doubles Performance:
3rd Round (2011)

Latest Photos

Sorana Cirstea hits a volley during her third round match against Maria Kirilenko.

Interviews

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Player Overview

Year turned pro:
2006
Career matches won:
140
Career matches lost:
136
Year to date matches won:
30
Year to date matches lost:
22
Current 52 week rank for singles:
22
Current 52 week rank for doubles:
260
High rank for singles:
21
High rank for doubles:
35
Career Prize Money:
$2,522,158 USD
Year to date prize money for singles:
$694,638 USD
Year to date prize money for doubles:
$30,158 USD

Grand Slam Singles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20081ST2ND2ND2ND
20091STQF3RD3RD
20102ND1ST1ST1ST
20112ND3RD1ST1ST
20123RD1ST3RD2ND
20133RD3RD2ND2ND

Grand Slam Doubles Results

YearAustralian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
2008-3RD2ND2ND
20092ND1ST2ND3RD
20101ST1ST-2ND
20112ND1ST3RD2ND
20121ST1ST1ST1ST
20131ST2ND1ST1ST

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

Sorana Cirstea is Romania's top ranked player and is coached by Victor Ionita in Targovise. She trains with the Adidas Development Programme and recorded her best Grand Slam performance at the 2009 French Open, reaching the quarter-finals. Away from the court, Cirstea blogs for wtatennis.com about her experiences on tour.

Court 10 - Ladies' Doubles - First round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
Sorana Cirstea ROU 
  Ayumi Morita JPN 
 
3
3
 

Court 12 - Ladies' Singles - Second round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
79
78
 
Sorana Cirstea ROU (22)
 
67
66

Court 16 - Ladies' Singles - First round
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
 
5
63
 
Sorana Cirstea ROU (22)
 
7
77

2013 Statistics

Wimbledon Singles Results
Round1R2R3R4RQFSFF
Sets played 2 2     
Tie breaks played 1 2     
Total games 25 26     
Winners 29 19     
Unforced errors 29 24     
Service points won 47 56     
Return games won 5 5     
Total points 88 101     
1st serves in 47 61     
% 1st serves in 59 58     
Total aces 1 3     
Total double faults 3 6     
1st serve points won 32 40     
% 1st serve points won 68 66     
% 2nd Serve points won 45 36     

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