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Laura Robson

Laura Robson
  • Residence: London, England
  • Date of Birth: 21 Jan 1994
  • Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
  • Height: 5' 11" (1.80 m)
  • Weight: 148 lbs. (67 kg)
  • Plays: Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro
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Laura Robson Biography

Coached by Mauricio Hadad ... Parents are Andrew and Kathy; has two siblings, Nick and Emily; has two Labradors, Ella and Kiri ... Born in Australia, at 18 months relocated to Singapore, moved to UK at age 6 ... Began playing tennis at age 6 when introduced by her parents at local club in Singapore ... Most memorable moment was meeting Michael Phelps and winning silver medal in mixed doubles with Andy Murray at the London Olympics ... Favorite city is New York City because "there is constant action going on, fab shopping and excellent restaurants everywhere."
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 0
Prize Money $28,522 $1,174,990
W/L - Singles 0 - 2 115 - 93
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 25 - 34
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Results

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 13-Jan-2014 // $13,615,654 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 48 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [18] Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 19 6-3 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$26,597
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
918 9999 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
08-Jul-2013 (27) 17-Mar-2014 (82)
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2014 - Played just two matches in left wrist injury-marred season (finishing No.951); struggles began in Australia - withdrew from Auckland, retired in Hobart 1r then fell 1r at Australian Open (l. to Flipkens, 63 60); subsequently missed all events rest of season (withdrew from Acapulco, Indian Wells, Miami, Monterrey, Bogotá, Marrakech, Strasbourg, Roland Garros and Wimbledon).

2013 - First Top 50 season (finishing No.46); QF at Guangzhou; reached 4r once (Wimbledon), 3r three times (incl. Australian Open, US Open) and 2r eight times; fell 1r nine times (incl. Roland Garros and Katowice - l. to Domínguez Lino 57 76(7) 61; held mp at 7-6 in second set tie-break); made Top 50 debut on January 7 (after Shenzhen; rose from No.53 to No.50) and set career-high No.27 on July 8 (after Wimbledon); withdrew from Pattaya City w/left shoulder injury and from Toronto and New Haven w/right wrist injury.

2012 - Near-Top 50 season (finishing No.53); runner-up at Guangzhou (l. to Hsieh in final); was first Brit to reach a WTA final since Durie at Newport in 1990 (Watson won Osaka later in fall season); SF at Palermo (l. to Zahlavova Strycova); QF at Osaka; reached 4r once (US Open) and 2r four times (incl. Olympics); fell 1r seven times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying four times; made Top 100 debut on June 25 (after Eastbourne; rose from No.111 to No.97); also won silver medal at Olympics in mixed doubles (w/A.Murray).

2011 - Reached 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r twice and in qualifying twice.

2010 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r four times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying three times (incl. Australian Open, US Open).

2009 - Fell 1r once (Wimbledon) and in qualifying twice (incl. US Open).

2008 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit; played first WTA main draw at Luxembourg, falling 1r (as WC); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
SINGLES
Finalist (1): 2012 - Guangzhou.

DOUBLES
Finalist (1): 2013 - Miami (w/Raymond).

MIXED DOUBLES
Finalist (1): 2012 - Olympics (w/A.Murray).

ADDITIONAL
British Fed Cup Team, 2012-13; British Olympic Team, 2012.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 0
Prize Money $28,522 $1,174,990
W/L - Singles 0 - 2 115 - 93
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 25 - 34

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
2 / 3 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 3r 1r - - - - -
0 / 2 FRENCH OPEN - 1r 1r - - - - -
4 / 5 WIMBLEDON - 4r 1r 2r 1r 1r - -
6 / 3 US OPEN - 3r 4r 2r - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
3 / 3 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 1r - QF - - - -
2 / 5 WIMBLEDON 2r 1r 1r 1r 2r - - -
0 / 1 US OPEN - 1r - - - - - -

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Laura Robson Results

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    Doubles

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 13-Jan-2014 // $13,615,654 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 48 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [18] Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 19 6-3 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$26,597

HOBART

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 05-Jan-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 46 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 61 4-6 2-0 RET

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
918 9999 -

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R32 160
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R16 280
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 160
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 280
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R128 5
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R32 50
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 60
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 160
Date Tournament Round Points
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R64 100
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R32 50
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R128 5
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R32 50
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R128 5
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 951 -
2013 46 91
2012 53 285
2011 131 808
2010 206 127
2009 419 299
2008 559 1006
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
08-Jul-2013 (27) 17-Mar-2014 (82)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
918 11

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R32 160
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R16 280
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 160
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 280
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R128 5
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R32 50
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 60
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 160
Date Tournament Round Points
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R64 100
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R32 50
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R128 5
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R32 50
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R128 5

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
28/09/2013 BEIJING R32 80
22/09/2013 TOKYO R64 1
29/07/2013 CARLSBAD R16 60
17/06/2013 EASTBOURNE R16 60
13/05/2013 ROME R32 70
04/05/2013 MADRID R16 140
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON R32 40
19/03/2013 MIAMI R64 50
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS R128 5
18/02/2013 DUBAI R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
11/02/2013 DOHA R64 1
29/09/2012 BEIJING Q 110
19/08/2012 NEW HAVEN R32 1
13/08/2012 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
18/06/2012 EASTBOURNE S 80
20/03/2012 MIAMI Q - R32 20
07/03/2012 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 1
13/02/2012 DOHA Q - R32 1
01/10/2011 BEIJING Q 30
25/09/2011 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC R32 70
Date Tournament Round Points
15/08/2011 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
26/09/2010 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC Q 30

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
05/01/2014 HOBART R32 1
07/10/2013 OSAKA R32 1
16/09/2013 GUANGZHOU Q 70
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM R32 1
29/04/2013 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) R32 1
08/04/2013 KATOWICE R32 1
06/01/2013 HOBART R32 1
30/12/2012 SHENZHEN R16 30
08/10/2012 OSAKA Q 70
17/09/2012 GUANGZHOU F 200
Date Tournament Round Points
16/07/2012 BASTAD R32 1
09/07/2012 PALERMO S 130
11/06/2012 BIRMINGHAM R32 15
09/04/2012 COPENHAGEN R32 1
06/02/2012 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
10/10/2011 OSAKA Q - R32 1
12/06/2011 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
11/10/2010 OSAKA S 16
13/06/2010 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
07/06/2010 BIRMINGHAM Q 25
Date Tournament Round Points
17/05/2010 STRASBOURG Q - R32 1
19/10/2009 LUXEMBOURG Q - Q 10

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
20/10/2008 LUXEMBOURG R32 1

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