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Paula Kania

Paula Kania
  • Residence: Sosnowiec, Poland
  • Date of Birth: 06 Nov 1992
  • Birthplace: Sosnowiec, Poland
  • Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
  • Weight: 127 lbs. (58 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2008)

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Paula Kania Biography

Coached by Hubert Choudbury; fitness trainer is Jacek Swiat ... Father is Pawel; mother is Zadzislawa (played volleyball for Poland's top league); younger sister is Zuzanna ... Introduced to tennis at age 7 by father ... Strengths are fitness and speed; favorite shots are slice and drop shots ... Tennis idol growing up was Martina Hingis; also admires Serena Williams ... Enjoys reading and listening to music.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 5
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 11
Prize Money $158,995 $275,152
W/L - Singles 28 - 26 167 - 124
W/L - Doubles 22 - 17 127 - 79
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Results

TAIPEI

WTA // CHINESE TAIPEI // 03-Nov-2014 // $125,000 // Carpet (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 163 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Ekaterina Bychkova (RUS) 155 6-1 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,050
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
158 528 68
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
29-Sep-2014 (155) 13-Oct-2014 (67)
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JANUARY - Fell in Auckland, Australian Open and Pattaya City qualifying.

FEBRUARY - Fell in Rio de Janeiro and Florianopolis qualifying.

MARCH - Played on ITF Circuit.

APRIL - Fell in Katowice qualifying.

MAY - Fell in Nurnberg and Roland Garros qualifying.

JUNE - Fell in Eastbourne qualifying; fell 1r at Wimbledon (l. to Li).

JULY - Fell in Bucharest and Istanbul qualifying; fell 1r at Stanford (l. to V.Williams).
2013 - Fell in WTA qualifying eight times (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon, US Open); won two singles titles and four doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Fell in WTA qualifying once; won one WTA doubles title; won four doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Fell in WTA qualifying once; won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Played first WTA qualifying at Warsaw (as WC).

2008 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit in Poland.

2007 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Poland.
DOUBLES
Winner (1): 2012 - Tashkent (w/Pekhova).
Finalist (2): 2014 - Istanbul (w/Kalashnikova), Stanford (w/Siniakova).

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 5
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 11
Prize Money $158,995 $275,152
W/L - Singles 28 - 26 167 - 124
W/L - Doubles 22 - 17 127 - 79

Grand Slam History

Singles

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

Doubles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
1 / 1 US OPEN 2r - - - - - - -
W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
1 / 1 US OPEN 2r - - - - - - -

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Paula Kania Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

TAIPEI

WTA // CHINESE TAIPEI // 03-Nov-2014 // $125,000 // Carpet (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 163 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Ekaterina Bychkova (RUS) 155 6-1 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,050

NINGBO

WTA // CHINA // 27-Oct-2014 // $125,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Eri Hozumi (JPN) 167 6-2 6-2
R16 Win [W] Zhaoxuan Yang (CHN) 298 6-4 6-3
Q Win [Q] Yan Wang (CHN) 502 7-6 (2) 4-6 7-5
S Loss Magda Linette (POL) 143 6-1 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+57

Prize Money

$6,000

MOSCOW

WTA // RUSSIA // 13-Oct-2014 // $710,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win [W] Aleksandra Pospelova (RUS) 1259 6-1 6-4
Q-R16 Win [W] Polina Monova (RUS) 490 6-3 7-6 (2)
Q-Q Loss [1] Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 97 4-6 6-4 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+18

Prize Money

$2,850

LINZ

WTA // AUSTRIA // 06-Oct-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 156 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [8] Aliaksandra Sasnovich (BLR) 92 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$530

LAS VEGAS, NV

ITF // USA // 22-Sep-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 156 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Urszula Radwanska (POL) 174 6-3 6-1
R16 Loss [2] Timea Babos (HUN) 113 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

ALBUQUERQUE

ITF // USA // 15-Sep-2014 // $75,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [4] Jovana Jaksic (SRB) 123 1-6 7-6 (5) 7-6 (1)
R16 Loss [Q] Petra Rampre (SLO) 402 5-7 6-0 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$1,140

QUÉBEC CITY

WTA // CANADA // 08-Sep-2014 // $250,000 // Carpet (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 157 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 193 6-3 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,100

US OPEN

Grand Slam // USA // 25-Aug-2014 // $18,102,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win [28] Allie Kiick (USA) 138 3-0 RET
Q-R64 Win Nigina Abduraimova (UZB) 181 7-6 (4) 6-4
Q-R32 Win [14] Alexandra Panova (RUS) 122 1-6 6-3 6-2
R128 Loss [Q] Qiang Wang (CHN) 139 6-2 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+40

Prize Money

$35,193

LANDISVILLE

ITF // USA // 04-Aug-2014 // $25,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 7/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Alizé Lim (FRA) 198 6-2 6-3
R16 Win [Q] Jamie Loeb (USA) 454 1-6 6-3 6-0
Q Win [Q] Maria Sanchez (USA) 321 6-1 6-4
S Win [W] Alexandra Mueller (USA) 439 6-1 5-7 6-2
F Win [6] Ons Jabeur (TUN) 176 5-7 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+50

Prize Money

$3,919

STANFORD

WTA // USA // 28-Jul-2014 // $710,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R16 Win Daria Gavrilova (RUS) 327 3-6 6-3 6-4
Q-Q Win Raquel Kops-Jones (USA) 1055 6-4 6-1
R32 Loss [W] Venus Williams (USA) 25 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+25

Prize Money

$6,550

ISTANBUL

WTA // TURKEY // 14-Jul-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 184 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [3] Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) 99 6-2 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$600

BUCHAREST

WTA // ROMANIA // 07-Jul-2014 // $250,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Denisa Allertova (CZE) 197 7-5 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$530

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 23-Jun-2014 // $18,575,979 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 183 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win Polina Vinogradova (RUS) 211 6-3 6-2
Q-R64 Win [7] Claire Feuerstein (FRA) 111 7-5 6-4
Q-R32 Win Shelby Rogers (USA) 169 7-6 (12) 4-6 6-3
R128 Loss [2] Na Li (CHN) 2 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+40

Prize Money

$42,084

EASTBOURNE

WTA // GREAT BRITAIN // 16-Jun-2014 // $710,000 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 175 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [8] Sílvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) 74 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$850

LA MARSA

ITF // TUNISIA // 02-Jun-2014 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: 167 // Seed/Entry: 2/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [L] Olga Parres Azcoitia (ESP) 870 6-3 6-7 (4) 6-1
R16 Loss Tereza Mrdeza (CRO) 304 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+5

Prize Money

$392

FRENCH OPEN

Grand Slam // FRANCE // 25-May-2014 // $15,598,998 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 167 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win Madison Brengle (USA) 151 6-3 1-6 8-6
Q-R64 Loss [4] Johanna Konta (GBR) 102 6-4 2-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$7,249

NÜRNBERG

WTA // GERMANY // 18-May-2014 // $250,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 170 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Tereza Martincova (CZE) 281 6-3 3-6 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$530

ISTANBUL

ITF // TURKEY // 21-Apr-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 170 // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Ana Vrljic (CRO) 213 6-4 6-3
R16 Win [Q] Iryna Shymanovich (BLR) 434 0-6 7-5 7-5
Q Loss [6] Ksenia Pervak (RUS) 174 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+15

Prize Money

$1,267

KATOWICE

WTA // POLAND // 07-Apr-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win [6] Stephanie Vogt (LIE) 151 6-3 6-4
Q-R16 Loss Maria Elena Camerin (ITA) 200 6-7 (4) 6-1 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$730

CROISSY-BEAUBOURG

ITF // FRANCE // 24-Mar-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 169 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [7] Stephanie Vogt (LIE) 145 6-3 3-6 6-4
R16 Loss [W] Myrtille Georges (FRA) 295 6-4 1-6 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

SAO PAULO 2

ITF // BRAZIL // 10-Mar-2014 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: 169 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Chanel Simmonds (RSA) 219 6-7 (4) 6-1 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$228

CAMPINAS

ITF // BRAZIL // 03-Mar-2014 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [1] Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU) 127 6-4 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$228

FLORIANOPOLIS

WTA // BRAZIL // 23-Feb-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 170 // Seed/Entry: /A

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [7] An-Sophie Mestach (BEL) 124 6-4 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$600

RIO DE JANEIRO

WTA // BRAZIL // 17-Feb-2014 // $250,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [W] Gabriela Ce (BRA) 298 6-3 2-6 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$600

PATTAYA CITY

WTA // THAILAND // 27-Jan-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 171 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R16 Loss Ying-Ying Duan (CHN) 189 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$750

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 13-Jan-2014 // $13,615,654 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 182 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win Kristina Kucova (SVK) 147 4-6 7-5 6-2
Q-R64 Loss [13] Claire Feuerstein (FRA) 128 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$6,383

AUCKLAND

WTA // NEW ZEALAND // 30-Dec-2013 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Maria Sanchez (USA) 176 6-4 4-6 6-3
Q-R16 Loss [8] Grace Min (USA) 153 3-6 7-6 (8) 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$730

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
158 528 68

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN R16 40
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R16 40
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 20
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 20
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 50
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 163 68
2013 171 149
2012 207 121
2011 493 389
2010 430 452
2009 642 637
2008 939 749
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
29-Sep-2014 (155) 13-Oct-2014 (67)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
158 337

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN R16 40
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R16 40
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 20
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 20
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 50

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
13/10/2014 MOSCOW Q - Q 18
28/07/2014 STANFORD S 25
16/06/2014 EASTBOURNE Q - R32 1
14/10/2013 MOSCOW Q - R16 8
17/05/2010 WARSAW Q - R32 1
18/05/2009 WARSAW Q - R16 8

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
06/10/2014 LINZ Q - R32 1
08/09/2014 QUÉBEC CITY R32 1
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL Q - R32 1
07/07/2014 BUCHAREST Q - R32 1
18/05/2014 NÜRNBERG Q - R32 1
07/04/2014 KATOWICE Q - R16 10
23/02/2014 FLORIANOPOLIS Q - R32 1
17/02/2014 RIO DE JANEIRO Q - R32 1
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY Q - R16 1
30/12/2013 AUCKLAND Q - R16 10
Date Tournament Round Points
22/04/2013 MARRAKECH Q - R32 1
08/04/2013 KATOWICE Q - R16 6
24/02/2013 FLORIANOPOLIS Q - R16 6
18/02/2013 BOGOTA Q - R32 1
10/09/2012 TASHKENT Q - R32 1

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