Anna Kournikova

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Anna Kournikova
Анна Ку́рникова
Kintra Banner o Roushie Roushie
Residence Miami, Florida, Unitit States
Born 7 Juin 1981 (1981-06-07) (age 32)
Moscow, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
Hicht 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Wicht 56 kg (123 lb)
Turned pro October 1995
Retired Mey 2007
Plays Richt-haundit (twa-haundit backhaund)
Career prize money US$3,584,662
Singles
Career record 209–129
Career titles 0 WTA, 2 ITF[1]
Heichest rankin No. 8 (20 November 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open QF (2001)
French Open 4R (1998, 1999)
Wimbledon SF (1997)
US Open 4R (1996, 1998)
Ither tournaments
Championships SF (2000)
Olympic Gemmes 1R (1996)
Doubles
Career record 200–71
Career titles 16 WTA[1]
Heichest rankin No. 1 (22 November 1999)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (1999, 2002)
French Open F (1999)
Wimbledon SF (2000, 2002)
US Open QF (1996, 2002)
Ither Doubles tournaments
WTA Championships W (1999, 2000)
Last updatit on: 29 October 2008.

Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova (Roushie: Aboot this soond Анна Сергеевна Ку́рникова‎; born 7 Juien 1981) is a Roushie professional tennis player an model. Her celebrity status made her ane o the best kent tennis players warldwide. At the peak o her fame, fans looking for images of Kournikova made her name ane o the maist common search strings on the Internet search ingine Google.

Although also successful in singles, reachin No. 8 in the warld in 2000, Kournikova's specialty has been doubles, where she haes at times been the Warld No. 1 player. With Martina Hingis as her partner, she wan Grand Slam titles in Australie in 1999 an 2002. Based on their looks, Hingis an Kournikova facetiously referred tae themselves as the "Spice Girls o Tennis". Kournikova's professional tennis career haes been curtailed for the past several years, an possibly ended, bi serious back an spinal problems. She currently resides in Miami Beach, Florida, an played in occasional exhibitions an in doubles for the St. Louis Aces o World Team Tennis.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Players – Info – Anna Kournikova". Sony Ericsson WTA Tour. Retrieved 10 March 2012.