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Lesia Tsurenko

Lesia Tsurenko
  • Residence: Kiev, Ukraine
  • Date of Birth: 30 May 1989
  • Birthplace: Vladimirec, Ukraine
  • Height: 5' 9" (1.74 m)
  • Weight: 148 lbs. (67 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2007)

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Lesia Tsurenko Biography

Coached by Dmytro Brichek ... Father, Viktor, used to work in international relations for a nuclear power plant (now retired); mother, Larisa, is an economist; older sister, Oxana, is lawyer ... Started playing at age 6 when parents introduced her to the sport ... Moved to Kiev at age 17 ... Studied at Physical Education & Sports in Ukraine for 1.5 years (no longer studying; hopes to return one day) ... Favorite shot is backhand ... Best tennis memory is 2013 Australian Open ... Admires Martina Hingis for her playing style; also liked watching Yevgeny Kafelnikov ... Speaks Russian, Ukrainian and English ... Enjoys watching sports, playing pool and hanging out with friends ... Favorite city is Kiev; favorite tournaments are Australian Open, Wimbledon and Madrid.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 6
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 8
Prize Money $171,865 $1,049,882
W/L - Singles 16 - 8 285 - 178
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 101 - 55
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Results

STRASBOURG

WTA // FRANCE // 17-May-2015 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 67 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Varvara Lepchenko (USA) 34 6-4 7-6 (4)
R16 Loss [3/W] Samantha Stosur (AUS) 26 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,400
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
64 56 614
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
06-Apr-2015 (55) 16-Aug-2010 (116)
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2014 - Second straight Top 100 season; SF at Tashkent (l. to Knapp); reached 2r once (Wimbledon); fell 1r six times (incl. Australian Open and US Open) and in qualifying three times (incl. Roland Garros).

2013 - First Top 100 season; SF at Brisbane (l. to Pavlyuchenkova); QF at 's-Hertogenbosch; reached 3r twice (incl. Australian Open) and 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 11 times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying twice.

2012 - QF at Memphis; reached 2r five times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r six times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying nine times; made Top 100 debut on May 28 (after Brussels; rose from No.105 to No.94).

2011 - Reached 2r three times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r four times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying eight times (incl. other two majors); won three singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r twice and in qualifying eight times (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon, US Open); won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Played first WTA main draw at Tashkent, falling 1r; won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Won two singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.
ADDITIONAL
Ukrainian Fed Cup Team, 2011-13.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 6
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 8
Prize Money $171,865 $1,049,882
W/L - Singles 16 - 8 285 - 178
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 101 - 55

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 11 1st Serve Return Points Won 43.1%
Double Faults 61 2nd Serve Return Points Won 52.5%
1st Serve 67% Break Points Opportunities 123
1st Serve Points Won 60.3% Break Points Converted 50.4%
2nd Serve Points Won 42.6% Return Games Played 144
Break Points Faced 119 Return Games Won 43.1%
Break Points Saved 55.5% Return Points Won 46.7%
Service Games Played 142 Total Points Won 50.7%
Service Games Won 62.7%
Service Points Won 54.5%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
4 / 5 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 1r 3r 2r 2r - - -
0 / 2 FRENCH OPEN - - 1r 1r - - - -
2 / 4 WIMBLEDON - 2r 2r 1r 1r - - -
0 / 3 US OPEN - 1r 1r 1r - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
0 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r - - - - - - -
0 / 2 FRENCH OPEN - 1r 1r - - - - -

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Lesia Tsurenko Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

STRASBOURG

WTA // FRANCE // 17-May-2015 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 67 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Varvara Lepchenko (USA) 34 6-4 7-6 (4)
R16 Loss [3/W] Samantha Stosur (AUS) 26 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,400

ROME

WTA // ITALY // 11-May-2015 // $2,428,490 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 66 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Shuai Zhang (CHN) 99 7-6 (2) 4-6 6-2
Q-R16 Loss [15] Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) 72 6-2 4-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$4,152

MADRID

WTA // SPAIN // 02-May-2015 // $4,059,850 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 59 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Richel Hogenkamp (NED) 124 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$1,738

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 11-Mar-2015 // $5,219,780 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 85 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win Mayo Hibi (JPN) 263 6-2 6-3
Q-R32 Win [19] Shahar Peer (ISR) 115 6-7 (4) 6-4 6-2
R128 Win Annika Beck (GER) 73 6-1 6-3
R64 Win [9] Andrea Petkovic (GER) 10 6-3 4-6 6-4
R32 Win [20] Alizé Cornet (FRA) 24 7-5 1-6 6-2
R16 Win [6] Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) 7 6-7 (5) 7-5 6-4
Q Loss [18] Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 21 6-1 4-1 RET

WTA Rankings PTS

+245

Prize Money

$112,270

MONTERREY

WTA // MEXICO // 02-Mar-2015 // $426,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 85 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Shelby Rogers (USA) 80 6-2 6-0
R16 Loss [4] Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) 31 4-6 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$4,770

ACAPULCO

WTA // MEXICO // 23-Feb-2015 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 92 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Ana Sofia Sánchez (MEX) 290 6-2 6-0
R16 Loss [5] Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) 37 6-2 7-6 (4)

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,310

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 19-Jan-2015 // $15,561,973 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 90 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss Madison Keys (USA) 35 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$30,168

SYDNEY

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 11-Jan-2015 // $644,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 90 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win [7] Shelby Rogers (USA) 75 6-1 6-4
Q-R16 Win Stefanie Voegele (SUI) 93 7-6 (6) 6-4
Q-Q Win Evgeniya Rodina (RUS) 119 0-6 6-3 6-4
R32 Loss [5] Angelique Kerber (GER) 9 1-6 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+25

Prize Money

$5,580

BRISBANE

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 04-Jan-2015 // $876,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 88 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Tatjana Maria (GER) 159 7-6 (4) 6-4
Q-R16 Win Gabriela Dabrowski (CAN) 171 6-3 6-1
Q-Q Win [5] Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) 100 6-4 7-6 (4)
R32 Loss [Q] Madison Brengle (USA) 91 7-6 (6) 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+25

Prize Money

$6,477

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
64 56 614

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN R16 40
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R16 110
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 20
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R128 5
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R64 100
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 220
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 60
Date Tournament Round Points
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R128 5
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R128 2
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R16 60
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 160
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
Date Tournament Round Points
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 96 525
2013 70 -
2012 102 484
2011 120 213
2010 184 142
2009 265 127
2008 353 280
2007 663 844
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
06-Apr-2015 (55) 16-Aug-2010 (116)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
64 877

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN R16 40
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R16 110
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 20
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R128 5
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R64 100
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 220
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 60
Date Tournament Round Points
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R128 5
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R128 2
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R16 60
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 160
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
Date Tournament Round Points

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
11/05/2015 ROME Q - R16 20
02/05/2015 MADRID Q - R32 2
11/03/2015 INDIAN WELLS Q 245
11/01/2015 SYDNEY S 25
04/01/2015 BRISBANE S 25
13/10/2014 MOSCOW S 25
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON Q 25
27/01/2014 PARIS Q - R32 1
05/01/2014 SYDNEY Q - R32 13
14/10/2013 MOSCOW R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
28/09/2013 BEIJING Q - R16 20
20/05/2013 BRUSSELS R32 1
13/05/2013 ROME Q 30
04/05/2013 MADRID Q 30
19/03/2013 MIAMI R128 5
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS R16 110
30/12/2012 BRISBANE S 200
15/10/2012 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
13/08/2012 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
21/05/2012 BRUSSELS Q 60
Date Tournament Round Points
14/05/2012 ROME Q - R16 20
05/05/2012 MADRID Q - R32 1
20/03/2012 MIAMI Q - R64 1
07/03/2012 INDIAN WELLS R16 80
13/02/2012 DOHA Q - R32 1
01/01/2012 BRISBANE Q - Q 12
17/10/2011 MOSCOW Q - Q 12
21/08/2011 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 1
22/03/2011 MIAMI Q - R64 1
09/03/2011 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
18/10/2010 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
17/05/2010 WARSAW Q - Q 12
26/04/2010 STUTTGART Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
17/05/2015 STRASBOURG R16 30
02/03/2015 MONTERREY R16 30
23/02/2015 ACAPULCO R16 30
08/09/2014 TASHKENT S 128
24/02/2014 ACAPULCO Q 14
29/12/2013 SHENZHEN R32 1
16/09/2013 GUANGZHOU R32 1
09/09/2013 TASHKENT R32 1
29/07/2013 WASHINGTON, DC R32 1
15/07/2013 BASTAD R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
16/06/2013 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 70
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
29/04/2013 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) Q - R16 6
17/02/2013 MEMPHIS R16 30
08/10/2012 LINZ S 16
10/09/2012 TASHKENT R32 1
23/07/2012 BAKU R32 1
16/07/2012 BASTAD R16 30
30/04/2012 BUDAPEST R16 30
09/04/2012 COPENHAGEN Q - Q 10
Date Tournament Round Points
19/02/2012 MEMPHIS Q 70
08/01/2012 HOBART Q - R32 1
12/09/2011 TASHKENT R32 1
18/07/2011 BAKU R32 1
11/07/2011 BAD GASTEIN R32 1
04/07/2011 BUDAPEST R16 30
28/02/2011 MONTERREY Q - R32 1
21/02/2011 ACAPULCO S 46
09/01/2011 HOBART Q - R32 1
20/09/2010 TASHKENT R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
02/08/2010 COPENHAGEN Q - R32 1
19/07/2010 BAD GASTEIN Q 46
12/07/2010 PRAGUE Q - R16 6
05/07/2010 BUDAPEST S 16
21/09/2009 TASHKENT S 16

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
09/02/2013 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
21/04/2012 FED CUP WEEK 2 - PLAYOFFS R2 0
04/02/2012 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
16/04/2011 FED CUP WEEK 2 - PLAYOFFS R2 0
05/02/2011 FED CUP WEEK 1 WORLD GROUP 2 R1 0

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    March 16, 2015
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