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Estrella Cabeza Candela

Estrella Cabeza Candela
  • Residence: Valencia, Spain
  • Date of Birth: 20 Feb 1987
  • Birthplace: Sevilla, Spain
  • Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
  • Weight: 141 lbs. (64 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro

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Estrella Cabeza Candela Biography

Coached by Gonzalo Lopez and Martin Vilar ... Parents are Manuel Cabeza (tennis coach) and Estrella Candela; sister is Ana (training to be an aeronautic engineer) ... Began playing tennis at age 4 with father and sister ... Favorite surface is clay ... Best tennis memory is playing with her family ... Speaks Spanish and English ... Tennis idol is Monica Seles ... Likes movies, reading and spending time with family and friends ... Favorite actress is Angelina Jolie ... Goal is to try and always play her best tennis.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 8
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 7
Prize Money $71,437 $458,251
W/L - Singles 12 - 13 347 - 243
W/L - Doubles 0 - 2 111 - 107
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Results

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 23-Jun-2014 // $18,575,979 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 129 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Loss Ana Konjuh (CRO) 189 6-0 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$5,346
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
191 167 1277
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
13-May-2013 (95) 02-Apr-2012 (176)
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JANUARY - Fell in Shenzhen qualifying; reached SF at Hobart (l. to Muguruza); fell 1r at Pattaya City (l. to Hlavackova).

FEBRUARY - Did not play.

MARCH - Fell in Indian Wells qualifying; fell 1r at Miami (l. to King).

APRIL - Fell in Charleston qualifying; withdrew from Bogota w/right elbow injury; reached 2r at Marrakech (l. to Meusburger); fell in Oeiras qualifying.
2013 - SF at Palermo (l. to Vinci); reached 2r five times; fell 1r five times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open) and in qualifying 10 times (incl. other two majors); made Top 100 debut on May 13 (rose from No.102 to No.95); withdrew from Baku w/left leg injury and from Tashkent w/right leg injury.

2012 - QF three times at Acapulco, Bad Gastein and Palermo; reached 2r twice; fell 1r once and in qualifying 12 times (incl. all four majors).

2011 - QF twice at Barcelona and Budapest; reached 2r once; fell in qualifying three times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Reached 2r once; fell in qualifying seven times; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Fell 1r twice and in qualifying six times (incl. all four majors).

2008 - Fell in WTA qualifying once (US Open); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Played first WTA main draw at Bogotá, falling 1r (as qualifier); fell in qualifying twice; won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Played first WTA qualifying at Palermo and Budapest; won three singles titles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2004 - Won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2003 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2002 - Played first event of career at ITF/Sevilla-ESP.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 8
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 7
Prize Money $71,437 $458,251
W/L - Singles 12 - 13 347 - 243
W/L - Doubles 0 - 2 111 - 107

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
0 / 1 FRENCH OPEN 1r - - - - - - -
0 / 1 WIMBLEDON - 1r - - - - - -
0 / 1 US OPEN - 1r - - - - - -

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Estrella Cabeza Candela Results

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    Doubles

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 23-Jun-2014 // $18,575,979 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 129 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Loss Ana Konjuh (CRO) 189 6-0 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$5,346

MARSEILLE

ITF // FRANCE // 02-Jun-2014 // $100,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) 134 6-1 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$887

FRENCH OPEN

Grand Slam // FRANCE // 25-May-2014 // $15,598,998 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 127 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss Dinah Pfizenmaier (GER) 90 4-6 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$31,634

CAGNES-SUR-MER

ITF // FRANCE // 05-May-2014 // $100,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 111 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [Q] Sachia Vickery (USA) 191 7-5 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$887

OEIRAS (ESTORIL)

WTA // PORTUGAL // 28-Apr-2014 // $250,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 103 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Ekaterina Lopes (RUS) 617 0-6 6-3 6-3
Q-R16 Loss Alizé Lim (FRA) 143 7-5 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$730

MARRAKECH

WTA // MOROCCO // 21-Apr-2014 // $250,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 107 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) 72 6-3 7-6 (2)
R16 Loss [3] Yvonne Meusburger (AUT) 38 6-0 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,310

CHARLESTON

WTA // USA // 31-Mar-2014 // $710,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 107 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 BYE
Q-R16 Loss [12] Saisai Zheng (CHN) 147 6-2 1-0 RET

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,000

OSPREY

ITF // USA // 24-Mar-2014 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 106 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Jennifer Elie (USA) 455 6-7 (5) 6-0 7-6 (5)
R16 Loss [3] Jana Cepelova (SVK) 76 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 18-Mar-2014 // $5,427,105 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 106 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win [P] Yung-Jan Chan (TPE) 301 6-3 7-6 (7)
Q-R32 Win [10] Petra Cetkovska (CZE) 83 6-4 6-4
R128 Loss Vania King (USA) 72 6-0 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$9,165

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 05-Mar-2014 // $5,946,740 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 101 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Loss [P] Yung-Jan Chan (TPE) 342 4-6 7-5 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$1,400

PATTAYA CITY

WTA // THAILAND // 27-Jan-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 95 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 126 6-2 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,220

HOBART

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 05-Jan-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 114 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Anastasiya Vasylyeva (UKR) 205 6-2 6-4
Q-R16 Win Nastassja Burnett (ITA) 170 6-4 7-6 (3)
Q-Q Win [4] Sílvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) 79 4-6 7-5 6-4
R32 Win Karin Knapp (ITA) 42 7-5 6-4
R16 Win [3] Elena Vesnina (RUS) 24 4-6 6-2 4-1 RET
Q Win Monica Niculescu (ROU) 60 3-6 7-6 (3) 6-4
S Loss [Q] Garbiñe Muguruza (ESP) 58 6-0 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+128

Prize Money

$11,300

SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 29-Dec-2013 // $500,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R16 Win [W] Zhaoxuan Yang (CHN) 1029 6-1 6-3
Q-Q Loss Risa Ozaki (JPN) 193 6-1 3-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+12

Prize Money

$1,852

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
191 167 1277

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R128 5
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R128 2
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 40
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R128 2
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 50
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R128 2
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2008 US OPEN Q - R128 2
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2013 111 669
2012 124 474
2011 161 196
2010 261 195
2009 229 348
2008 174 311
2007 318 213
2006 243 268
2005 567 690
2004 530 609
2003 929 757
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
13-May-2013 (95) 02-Apr-2012 (176)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
191 291

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R128 5
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R128 2
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 40
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R128 2
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 50
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R128 2
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2008 US OPEN Q - R128 2

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON Q - R16 1
18/03/2014 MIAMI R16 30
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 2
14/10/2013 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
22/09/2013 TOKYO Q - R16 20
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON R64 1
19/03/2013 MIAMI Q - R64 1
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS Q - R32 20
28/01/2013 PARIS Q - R16 8
06/01/2013 SYDNEY Q - R16 12
Date Tournament Round Points
30/12/2012 BRISBANE Q - R16 8
19/08/2012 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 1
07/08/2012 MONTREAL Q - R32 12
05/05/2012 MADRID Q - R16 20
02/04/2012 CHARLESTON Q - R32 8
30/04/2011 MADRID Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
28/04/2014 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) Q - R16 10
21/04/2014 MARRAKECH R16 30
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
05/01/2014 HOBART S 128
29/12/2013 SHENZHEN Q - Q 12
16/09/2013 SEOUL R16 30
15/07/2013 BAD GASTEIN R16 30
08/07/2013 PALERMO S 130
16/06/2013 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q - Q 6
10/06/2013 NÜRNBERG R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
29/04/2013 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) S 46
22/04/2013 MARRAKECH S 16
25/02/2013 ACAPULCO R16 30
18/02/2013 BOGOTA R32 1
23/07/2012 BAKU R16 30
09/07/2012 PALERMO S 86
11/06/2012 BAD GASTEIN Q 70
30/04/2012 ESTORIL Q - Q 10
23/04/2012 FES Q - R16 6
09/04/2012 BARCELONA Q 30
Date Tournament Round Points
27/02/2012 ACAPULCO Q 70
20/02/2012 MONTERREY Q - R16 6
13/02/2012 BOGOTA R32 1
08/01/2012 HOBART Q - R16 6
04/07/2011 BUDAPEST S 86
25/04/2011 BARCELONA S 80
04/04/2011 MARBELLA R16 30
17/05/2010 STRASBOURG Q - R32 1
03/05/2010 ESTORIL Q - R16 6
26/04/2010 FES Q - Q 10
Date Tournament Round Points
12/04/2010 BARCELONA Q - R32 1
05/04/2010 MARBELLA R16 30
01/03/2010 MONTERREY Q - R32 1
22/02/2010 ACAPULCO Q - R32 1
15/02/2010 BOGOTA Q - Q 10
13/04/2009 BARCELONA R32 1
06/04/2009 MARBELLA R32 1
23/02/2009 ACAPULCO Q - R32 1
16/02/2009 BOGOTA Q - Q 10

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
11/06/2007 BARCELONA Q - R32 1
26/02/2007 ACAPULCO Q - R16 3
19/02/2007 BOGOTA S 8
24/07/2006 BUDAPEST Q - R32 1
17/07/2006 PALERMO Q - R16 2

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