KEY DATES FOR WIMBLEDON 2015

Qualifying begins: 22 June

The Draw: 26 June

Pre-event Press Conferences: 27 & 28 June

Order of Play: 28 June

Championships begin: 29 June

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Players
Irina-Camelia Begu

Irina-Camelia Begu

Singles Ranking
Doubles Ranking
Country:
Romania
Birth Date:
26 August 1990
Birth Place:
Bucharest, Romania
Residence:
Bucharest, Romania
Height:
5 ft. 11 in. (1.8 metres)
Weight:
148 lbs. (67.3 kilos)
Plays:
Right Handed
Championships Played:
4
Events Entered:
Ladies' Singles, Ladies' Doubles
Best Singles:
2nd Round (2014)
Best Doubles:
2nd Round (2012)
Year Turned Pro:
N/A
Career Matches Won:
79
Career Matches Lost:
79
YTD Matches Won:
16
YTD Matches Lost:
13
High Rank for Singles:
29
High Rank for Doubles:
35
Career Prize Money:
$1,877,277 USD
YTD Prize Money for Singles:
$466,418 USD
YTD Prize Money for Doubles:
$49,838 USD

Bio

The Romanian was a promising gymnast and handball player growing up but chose tennis having being introduced to the sport by her Auntie, who was a coach. In 2015 Begu produced her best Grand Slam showing to date by reaching the Australian Open fourth round and also represented her country in the Fed Cup, beating top 10 player Eugenie Bouchard.

Grand Slam Singles Results

 Australian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20112ND1ST1ST
20121ST2ND1ST2ND
20132ND1ST1ST1ST
20141ST2ND2ND
20154TH3RD

Grand Slam Doubles Results

 Australian OpenRoland GarrosWimbledonUS Open
20111ST2ND
2012QF1ST2ND1ST
20133RD2ND1ST1ST
20141ST3RD1ST1ST
20152ND2ND
Third Round
No.1 Court • Ladies' Singles • Complete
M.Sharapova
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
SRB
M.Sharapova RUS
6
6
SRB SRB
I.Begu ROU
4
3
Match Duration: 1:23
I.Begu
2
 
Aces
3
 
6
 
Double faults
4
 
33/54 (61 %)
 
1st serves in
36/58 (62 %)
 
25/33 (76 %)
 
1st serve points won
21/36 (58 %)
 
11/21 (52 %)
 
2nd serve points won
9/22 (41 %)
 
4/5 (80 %)
 
Net points won
5/11 (45 %)
 
4/5 (80 %)
 
Break points won
2/3 (67 %)
 
28/58 (48 %)
 
Receiving points won
18/54 (33 %)
 
11
 
Winners
14
 
15
 
Unforced errors
20
 
64
 
Total points won
48
 
944.2
 
Distance Covered (Metres)
971.5
 
8.4
 
Dist. Covered/Pt. (Metres)
8.7
 
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Second Round
Court 16 • Ladies' Singles • Complete
L.Tsurenko
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
SRB
L.Tsurenko UKR
5
77
5
SRB SRB
I.Begu ROU
7
64
7
Match Duration: 2:45
I.Begu
1
 
Aces
1
 
13
 
Double faults
8
 
72/114 (63 %)
 
1st serves in
77/127 (61 %)
 
49/72 (68 %)
 
1st serve points won
51/77 (66 %)
 
12/42 (29 %)
 
2nd serve points won
23/50 (46 %)
 
8/16 (50 %)
 
Net points won
13/18 (72 %)
 
6/18 (33 %)
 
Break points won
8/15 (53 %)
 
53/127 (42 %)
 
Receiving points won
53/114 (46 %)
 
26
 
Winners
40
 
38
 
Unforced errors
41
 
114
 
Total points won
127
 
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First Round
Court 6 • Ladies' Singles • Complete
D.Gavrilova
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
SRB
D.Gavrilova AUS
66
1
SRB SRB
I.Begu ROU
78
6
Match Duration: 1:26
I.Begu
0
 
Aces
2
 
5
 
Double faults
3
 
43/68 (63 %)
 
1st serves in
41/64 (64 %)
 
27/43 (63 %)
 
1st serve points won
29/41 (71 %)
 
9/25 (36 %)
 
2nd serve points won
13/23 (57 %)
 
3/3 (100 %)
 
Net points won
9/14 (64 %)
 
2/6 (33 %)
 
Break points won
4/6 (67 %)
 
22/64 (34 %)
 
Receiving points won
32/68 (47 %)
 
9
 
Winners
20
 
20
 
Unforced errors
21
 
58
 
Total points won
74
 
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Second Round
Court 7 • Ladies' Doubles • Complete
L.ArruabarrenaI.Begu
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
SRB SRB
L.Arruabarrena ESP
I.Begu ROU
4
4
SRB SRB
J.Gajdosova AUS
A.Tomljanovic AUS
6
6
Match Duration: 1:08
J.GajdosovaA.Tomljanovic
1
 
Aces
8
 
4
 
Double faults
3
 
40/57 (70 %)
 
1st serves in
34/63 (54 %)
 
24/40 (60 %)
 
1st serve points won
28/34 (82 %)
 
9/17 (53 %)
 
2nd serve points won
14/29 (48 %)
 
1/2 (50 %)
 
Break points won
3/4 (75 %)
 
21/63 (33 %)
 
Receiving points won
24/57 (42 %)
 
2
 
Winners
13
 
8
 
Unforced errors
5
 
54
 
Total points won
66
 
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First Round
Court 14 • Ladies' Doubles • Complete
V.LepchenkoC.McHale
Pts
1
2
3
4
5
SRB SRB
V.Lepchenko USA
C.McHale USA
4
4
SRB SRB
L.Arruabarrena ESP
I.Begu ROU
6
6
Match Duration: 1:27
L.ArruabarrenaI.Begu
1
 
Aces
3
 
3
 
Double faults
2
 
66/86 (77 %)
 
1st serves in
41/57 (72 %)
 
40/66 (61 %)
 
1st serve points won
28/41 (68 %)
 
9/20 (45 %)
 
2nd serve points won
11/16 (69 %)
 
1/2 (50 %)
 
Break points won
3/12 (25 %)
 
18/57 (32 %)
 
Receiving points won
37/86 (43 %)
 
1
 
Winners
4
 
6
 
Unforced errors
6
 
67
 
Total points won
76
 
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Event Stats for Irina-Camelia Begu

Wimbledon Singles Results 2015

 1R2R3RR16QFSFF
Sets played 2 3 2    
Tie breaks played 1 1 0    
Total games 20 37 19    
Total aces 2 1 3    
Total double faults 3 8 4    
1st serves in 41 77 36    
% 1st serves in 64 61 62    
1st serve points won 29 51 21    
% 1st serve points won 71 66 58    
% 2nd Serve points won 57 46 41    
Service points won 42 74 30    
Return games won 4 8 2    
Winners 20 40 14    
Unforced errors 21 41 20    
Total points 74 127 48    
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