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Sabine Lisicki

Sabine Lisicki
  • Residence: Bradenton, FL, USA
  • Date of Birth: 22 Sep 1989
  • Birthplace: Troisdorf, Germany
  • Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
  • Weight: 154 lbs. (70 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2006)
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Sabine Lisicki Biography

Coached by father, Dr. Richard Lisicki ... Mother is Elisabeth (an artist - painting, ceramics); has a Yorkshire Terrier named Happy ... Introduced to tennis at age 7 by father at a club after school ... Favorite shot is serve; likes all surfaces ... Speaks German, English and Polish ... Enjoys pop and R&B music, reading and athletics ... Self-described as happy, hardworking and someone who laughs a lot.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 3
WTA Doubles Titles 1 3
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 2
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 0
Prize Money $258,672 $4,572,493
W/L - Singles 5 - 4 242 - 155
W/L - Doubles 5 - 2 63 - 36
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Results

CHARLESTON

WTA // USA // 31-Mar-2014 // $710,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 BYE
R32 Win Vania King (USA) 72 7-5 4-6 6-3
R16 Loss [14] Andrea Petkovic (GER) 40 6-1 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+55

Prize Money

$8,400
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
14 63 37
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
21-May-2012 (12) 09-Apr-2012 (35)
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JANUARY - Reached 2r at Brisbane (withdrew prior to 2r match w/GI illness); reached 2r at Australian Open (l. to Niculescu); reached 2r at Pattaya City (withdrew prior to 2r match w/right shoulder injury).

FEBRUARY - Withdrew from Doha w/right shoulder injury; fell 1r at Dubai (l. to Wozniacki).

MARCH - Dropped opener at Miami (after 1r bye, l. to Wozniak in 2r); reached 3r at Miami (withdrew prior to match w/flu); won third WTA doubles title at Miami (w/Hingis).
2013 - Second Top 20 season (finishing No.15); runner-up three times, most notably at Wimbledon (first Grand Slam final; l. to Bartoli) but also Pattaya City (l. to Kirilenko in final) and Memphis (ret. vs. Erakovic in final w/illness); SF at Luxembourg (l. to Wozniacki); QF twice at Stuttgart and Birmingham; reached 3r four times (incl. Roland Garros, US Open) and 2r five times; fell 1r four times (incl. Australian Open); won one WTA doubles title; withdrew from Indian Wells and Tokyo [Pan Pacific] w/illness, from Stanford and Toronto w/right wrist injury and prior to Osaka 2r match w/left hip injury.

2012 - Third Top 40 season; QF four times at Auckland, Dubai, Charleston and Wimbledon (third Grand Slam QF; l. to Kerber); reached 4r twice (incl. Australian Open), 3r once (Olympics) and 2r four times; fell 1r eight times (incl. other two majors); set career-high No.12 on May 21 but finished year No.37; struggled with injury throughout season, mainly abdominal injury (retired in Auckland QF and withdrew from Sydney, Stanford, Carlsbad, Cincinnati and Dallas) and left ankle injury (retired in Charleston QF and withdrew from Stuttgart and Madrid).

2011 - First Top 20 season (finishing No.15); won two WTA titles at Birmingham (d. Hantuchova in final) and Dallas (d. Rezai in final); SF three times at Wimbledon (first Grand Slam SF; l. to Sharapova), Stanford (l. to S.Williams) and Bali (ret. vs. Medina Garrigues w/back injury); QF twice at Stuttgart and Carlsbad; reached 4r once (US Open), 3r twice and 2r three times (incl. Roland Garros - l. to Zvonareva 46 75 75; held mp at 5-2 third set); fell 1r twice and in qualifying twice (incl. Australian Open); having ranked as low as No.218 during Indian Wells fortnight in March, cracked Top 20 on August 29 (after Dallas; rose from No.23 to No.18) and peaked at No.15 on November 7 year-end rankings (after Bali; rose from No.18 to No.15).

2010 - Season marred by injury; reached 2r three times in first four events (incl. Australian Open), then retired in Indian Wells and Miami openers w/left ankle injury; subsequently missed five months (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon); returned to WTA at Cincinnati in August (best result rest of season was 2r at US Open).

2009 - First Top 30 season; won first WTA title at Charleston (d. Wozniacki in final); runner-up at Luxembourg (l. to Bacsinszky in final); SF at Memphis (l. to Azarenka); QF twice at Estoril and Wimbledon (first Grand Slam QF; l. to Safina); reached 3r once and 2r seven times (incl. Australian Open, US Open - l. to Rodionova 63 36 75; held 2mp at 5-3 third set); fell 1r four times (incl. Roland Garros); fell in RR stage at Bali (went 1-1 in RR).

2008 - First Top 100 season; runner-up at Tashkent (l. to Cirstea 26 64 76(4) in final; held mp at 5-4 third set); QF at Cincinnati; reached 4r once, 3r once (Australian Open) and 2r five times (incl. Roland Garros, US Open); fell 1r nine times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying three times; made Top 100 debut on May 12 (after Berlin; rose from No.102 to No.89) and Top 50 debut on October 6 (after Tashkent; rose from No.64 to No.50).

2007 - Fell 1r once and in qualifying twice; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Played first WTA main draw at Berlin, falling 1r (as WC); fell in qualifying four times.

2005 - Played WTA qualifying four times.

2004 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.
SINGLES
Winner (3): 2011 - Birmingham, Dallas; 2009 - Charleston.
Finalist (5): 2013 - Pattaya City, Memphis, Wimbledon; 2009 - Luxembourg; 2008 - Tashkent.

DOUBLES
Winner (3): 2014 - Miami (w/Hingis); 2013 - Stuttgart (w/Barthel); 2011 - Stuttgart (w/Stosur).
Finalist (1): 2011 - Wimbledon (w/Stosur).

ADDITIONAL
German Fed Cup Team, 2008-09, 2011-13; German Olympic Team, 2012.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 3
WTA Doubles Titles 1 3
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 2
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 0
Prize Money $258,672 $4,572,493
W/L - Singles 5 - 4 242 - 155
W/L - Doubles 5 - 2 63 - 36

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 63 1st Serve Return Points Won 35.4%
Double Faults 43 2nd Serve Return Points Won 56.4%
1st Serve 57.3% Break Points Opportunities 85
1st Serve Points Won 66.3% Break Points Converted 44.7%
2nd Serve Points Won 45.3% Return Games Played 108
Break Points Faced 92 Return Games Won 35.2%
Break Points Saved 59.8% Return Points Won 43.9%
Service Games Played 110 Total Points Won 50.8%
Service Games Won 66.4%
Service Points Won 57.3%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
8 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2r 1r 4r - 2r 2r 3r -
4 / 5 FRENCH OPEN - 3r 1r 2r - 1r 2r -
19 / 5 WIMBLEDON - F QF SF - QF 1r -
8 / 6 US OPEN - 3r 1r 4r 2r 2r 2r -

Doubles

W/L   2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
0 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - - 1r - - - -
2 / 2 FRENCH OPEN 3r - - - - 1r - -
8 / 3 WIMBLEDON - 3r F - 2r - - -
4 / 3 US OPEN - QF 1r - - 2r - -

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Sabine Lisicki Results

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    Doubles

CHARLESTON

WTA // USA // 31-Mar-2014 // $710,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 BYE
R32 Win Vania King (USA) 72 7-5 4-6 6-3
R16 Loss [14] Andrea Petkovic (GER) 40 6-1 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+55

Prize Money

$8,400

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 18-Mar-2014 // $5,427,105 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: 14/W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 BYE
R64 Win [W] Nadia Petrova (RUS) 205 3-6 6-4 6-4
R32 Loss [19] Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 23 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+65

Prize Money

$27,685

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 05-Mar-2014 // $5,946,740 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 15/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 BYE
R64 Loss [P] Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) 241 7-5 1-6 7-6 (5)

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$16,000

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 17-Feb-2014 // $2,000,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [8] Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 11 2-6 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$11,888

PATTAYA CITY

WTA // THAILAND // 27-Jan-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Donna Vekic (CRO) 109 7-5 2-6 6-4
R16 Loss Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 126 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,420

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 13-Jan-2014 // $13,615,654 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: 15/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) 111 6-2 6-1
R64 Loss Monica Niculescu (ROU) 64 2-6 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+70

Prize Money

$44,327

BRISBANE

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 29-Dec-2013 // $1,000,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 15 // Seed/Entry: 7/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 37 6-3 6-4
R16 Loss Stefanie Voegele (SUI) 50 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+55

Prize Money

$11,681

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
14 63 37

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 70
26/08/2013 US OPEN R32 160
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON F 1400
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R32 160
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
27/08/2012 US OPEN R128 5
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q 500
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 280
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 280
Date Tournament Round Points
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON S 900
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN R16 160
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
30/08/2010 US OPEN R64 100
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
31/08/2009 US OPEN R64 100
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON Q 500
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R64 60
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 121
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2013 15 71
2012 37 55
2011 15 45
2010 179 -
2009 23 -
2008 54 145
2007 237 474
2006 497 -
2005 437 -
2004 951 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
21-May-2012 (12) 09-Apr-2012 (35)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
14 2735

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 70
26/08/2013 US OPEN R32 160
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON F 1400
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R32 160
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
27/08/2012 US OPEN R128 5
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q 500
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 280
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 280
Date Tournament Round Points
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON S 900
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN R16 160
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
30/08/2010 US OPEN R64 100
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
31/08/2009 US OPEN R64 100
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON Q 500
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R64 60
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 121

Tour Championships

Date Tournament Round Points
03/11/2011 BALI S 0
04/11/2009 BALI R1 160

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON R16 55
18/03/2014 MIAMI R32 65
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R64 10
17/02/2014 DUBAI R32 1
29/12/2013 BRISBANE R16 55
28/09/2013 BEIJING R16 140
18/08/2013 NEW HAVEN R16 60
12/08/2013 CINCINNATI R64 1
13/05/2013 ROME R32 70
04/05/2013 MADRID R16 140
Date Tournament Round Points
22/04/2013 STUTTGART Q 120
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON R32 40
19/03/2013 MIAMI R128 5
30/12/2012 BRISBANE R16 60
29/09/2012 BEIJING R32 80
23/09/2012 TOKYO R64 1
07/08/2012 MONTREAL R32 1
14/05/2012 ROME R64 1
02/04/2012 CHARLESTON Q 120
20/03/2012 MIAMI R16 140
Date Tournament Round Points
07/03/2012 INDIAN WELLS R64 5
20/02/2012 DUBAI Q 120
13/02/2012 DOHA R64 1
01/10/2011 BEIJING R32 80
15/08/2011 CINCINNATI R64 1
01/08/2011 CARLSBAD Q 120
25/07/2011 STANFORD S 200
18/04/2011 STUTTGART Q 120
04/04/2011 CHARLESTON R16 60
22/03/2011 MIAMI R32 80
Date Tournament Round Points
09/03/2011 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 1
09/08/2010 CINCINNATI R64 1
23/03/2010 MIAMI R64 5
10/03/2010 INDIAN WELLS R64 5
14/02/2010 DUBAI R32 70
10/01/2010 SYDNEY R32 1
03/10/2009 BEIJING R64 5
27/09/2009 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC R32 60
03/08/2009 LOS ANGELES R16 60
27/07/2009 STANFORD R16 60
Date Tournament Round Points
15/06/2009 EASTBOURNE R32 1
27/04/2009 STUTTGART R16 60
13/04/2009 CHARLESTON W 470
25/03/2009 MIAMI R64 50
11/03/2009 INDIAN WELLS R128 5

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY R16 30
14/10/2013 LUXEMBOURG S 130
07/10/2013 OSAKA R16 30
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM Q 70
08/04/2013 KATOWICE R32 1
17/02/2013 MEMPHIS F 200
28/01/2013 PATTAYA CITY F 200
15/10/2012 LUXEMBOURG R32 1
08/10/2012 LINZ R32 1
11/06/2012 BIRMINGHAM R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
21/05/2012 STRASBOURG R32 1
02/01/2012 AUCKLAND Q 70
10/10/2011 LINZ R32 1
22/08/2011 DALLAS W 280
06/06/2011 BIRMINGHAM W 280
03/01/2011 AUCKLAND S 46
18/10/2010 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 6
13/09/2010 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
08/02/2010 PATTAYA CITY R16 30
19/10/2009 LUXEMBOURG F 200
Date Tournament Round Points
04/05/2009 ESTORIL Q 70
06/04/2009 PONTE VEDRA BEACH R16 30
15/02/2009 MEMPHIS S 130

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
09/02/2013 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
04/02/2012 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
16/04/2011 FED CUP WEEK 2 - PLAYOFFS R2 0
25/04/2009 FED CUP WEEK 2- PLAYOFFS R2 0
07/02/2009 FED CUP WEEK 1 - WORLD GROUP 2 R1 0
26/04/2008 FED CUP WEEK 2- PLAYOFFS R2 0
02/02/2008 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
27/10/2008 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
20/10/2008 LUXEMBOURG R16 20
29/09/2008 TASHKENT F 80
22/09/2008 SEOUL R16 15
11/08/2008 CINCINNATI Q 35
28/07/2008 MONTREAL R64 1
21/07/2008 LOS ANGELES R64 1
15/06/2008 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q - R16 1
09/06/2008 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
19/05/2008 STRASBOURG S 8
Date Tournament Round Points
05/05/2008 BERLIN R32 35
07/04/2008 AMELIA ISLAND Q - R16 5
26/03/2008 MIAMI R16 70
12/03/2008 INDIAN WELLS R16 15
24/02/2008 MEMPHIS S 8
18/02/2008 DOHA R64 1
31/12/2007 AUCKLAND Q - R16 2
07/05/2007 BERLIN R64 1
23/04/2007 BUDAPEST Q - R16 3
26/02/2007 DOHA Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
30/10/2006 QUEBEC CITY Q - R16 2
18/09/2006 KOLKATA Q - Q 2
22/05/2006 ISTANBUL Q - R16 2
08/05/2006 BERLIN R64 1
22/03/2006 MIAMI Q - R64 1
03/10/2005 FILDERSTADT Q - R16 6
19/09/2005 PORTOROZ Q - R32 1
18/07/2005 CINCINNATI Q - R16 3
02/05/2005 BERLIN Q - R16 8

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