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Taylor Townsend

Taylor Townsend
  • Residence: Washington DC, Chicago & Boca Raton, USA
  • Date of Birth: 16 Apr 1996
  • Birthplace: Chicago, IL, USA
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  • Plays: Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (November 2012)

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Taylor Townsend Biography

Coached by Zina Garrison and Kamau Murray ... Parents, Gary and Sheila, are both school administrators; older sister is Symone ... Has a dog (Sochi) and a cat (Gilligan) ... Started playing right-handed for two years then switched to lefty ... Is an aggressive all-court player; strengths are forehand, net game and slice ... Loves listening to music and dancing ... Played the violin for two years ... Person she would most like to meet is Beyoncé ... Tennis idol was Martina Navratilova ... Short-term goal is to move up in the ranks; long-term goals are to be Top 10, Top 5 and win all the Grand Slams several times.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 2 2
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 2 2
Prize Money $176,235 $254,062
W/L - Singles 20 - 7 48 - 29
W/L - Doubles 9 - 2 27 - 15
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Results

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 23-Jun-2014 // $18,575,979 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 147 // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [31] Klara Koukalova (CZE) 32 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$42,084
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
145 109 131
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
07-Jul-2014 (144) 07-Jul-2014 (127)
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News

  • Townsend Steps In For Duval

    July 10, 2014
    Taylor Townsend is filling in on the Philadelphia Freedom's World TeamTennis line-up while her friend Victoria...
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JANUARY - Played on ITF Circuit.

FEBRUARY - Played on ITF Circuit.

MARCH - Reached 2r at Indian Wells (l. to Pennetta).

APRIL - Fell in Charleston qualifying.

MAY - Reached 3r at Roland Garros (l. to Suarez Navarro).
2013 - Played first three WTA main draws, reaching 2r once at Indian Wells and falling 1r twice; fell in qualifying four times (incl. US Open).

2012 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Played first WTA qualifying at US Open (as WC).

2010 - Played first event of career at ITF/Amelia Island-USA.
DOUBLES
Finalist (1): 2013 - Washington DC (w/Bouchard).

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 2 2
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 2 2
Prize Money $176,235 $254,062
W/L - Singles 20 - 7 48 - 29
W/L - Doubles 9 - 2 27 - 15

Grand Slam History

Singles

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

Doubles

W/L   2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
2 / 2 US OPEN 1r - 3r - - - - -

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Taylor Townsend Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 23-Jun-2014 // $18,575,979 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 147 // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [31] Klara Koukalova (CZE) 32 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$42,084

FRENCH OPEN

Grand Slam // FRANCE // 25-May-2014 // $15,598,998 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 205 // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win Vania King (USA) 65 7-5 6-1
R64 Win [20] Alize Cornet (FRA) 21 6-4 4-6 6-4
R32 Loss [14] Carla Suarez Navarro (ESP) 15 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+130

Prize Money

$94,902

INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH

ITF // USA // 28-Apr-2014 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Petra Rampre (SLO) 212 6-2 4-6 6-0
R16 Win Sofiya Kovalets (UKR) 269 4-3 RET
Q Win [8] Allie Kiick (USA) 180 6-2 6-2
S Win Anett Kontaveit (EST) 192 3-6 7-6 (4) 6-4
F Win [7] Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) 155 6-1 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+80

Prize Money

$7,600

CHARLOTTESVILLE

ITF // USA // 21-Apr-2014 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [4] Irina Falconi (USA) 144 6-4 7-6 (7)
R16 Win Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) 221 6-3 6-1
Q Win Sesil Karatantcheva (KAZ) 179 6-4 5-7 6-0
S Win [W] Sanaz Marand (USA) 285 6-4 6-1
F Win [Q] Montserrat Gonzalez (PAR) 248 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+80

Prize Money

$7,600

DOTHAN

ITF // USA // 14-Apr-2014 // $50,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Montserrat Gonzalez (PAR) 249 6-3 6-2
R16 Loss [8] Victoria Duval (USA) 148 6-4 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

CHARLESTON

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

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win [8] Alizé Lim (FRA) 142 6-4 2-6 6-4
Q-R16 Loss Jarmila Gajdosova (AUS) 334 6-4 6-7 (5) 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+13

Prize Money

$1,000

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 05-Mar-2014 // $5,946,740 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 337 // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win Karin Knapp (ITA) 49 7-6 (1) 6-1
R64 Loss [20] Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 21 6-3 6-7 (4) 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+35

Prize Money

$16,000

MIDLAND

ITF // USA // 10-Feb-2014 // $100,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [7] Anna Tatishvili (USA) 115 7-6 (2) 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$887

DAYTONA BEACH

ITF // USA // 20-Jan-2014 // $25,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: 357 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win [W] Mercedes Hammond (USA) - 6-0 6-1
Q-R32 Win Mari Osaka (JPN) 671 6-1 6-1
Q-R16 Win [3] Irina Ramialison (FRA) 294 6-7 (5) 7-5 6-2
R32 Win Francoise Abanda (CAN) 458 6-1 4-2 RET
R16 Win [Q] Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) 283 6-4 6-4
Q Loss [1] Anna Tatishvili (USA) 126 7-5 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$654

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
145 109 131

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R32 50
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R64 40
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2013 308 190
2012 676 546
2011 428 234
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
07-Jul-2014 (144) 07-Jul-2014 (127)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
145 421

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R32 50
29/08/2011 US OPEN Q - R64 40

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON Q - R16 13
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
20/05/2013 BRUSSELS Q - R16 8
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON R64 1
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS R64 50

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
29/07/2013 WASHINGTON, DC R32 1
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM Q - R32 1
17/02/2013 MEMPHIS Q - Q 6

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    July 10, 2014
    Taylor Townsend is filling in on the Philadelphia Freedom's World TeamTennis line-up while her friend Victoria Duval undergoes treatment for Hodgkin's lymphoma.
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    June 14, 2014
    Taylor Townsend and Vera Zvonareva are both among this year's wildcards at Wimbledon. Just how happy was WTA Rising Star Townsend? See what she tweeted here...
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    May 28, 2014
    Watch highlights from the Serena Williams stunner, as well as Maria Sharapova stepping up and much more from Roland Garros, right here on wtatennis.com!
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  • Charleston Gallery: Family Circle Moments

    April 05, 2014
    Ajla Tomljanovic is just one of the WTA stars who've had special moments with fans at the Family Circle Cup this year. See more pics from Charleston here.
  • Charleston Gallery: Charleston's Angels

    April 04, 2014
    Candy, popcorn, music, cute little doggies and these three independent women - the Family Circle Cup player party was a blast, check out all the best pics here!
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    August 05, 2013
    From autographs to celebrating heroes and the all-important championship weekend, the stars of the WTA were shining in the nation's capital this past week. See all the best pics here.
  • DC Gallery: All The Pre-Tournament Buzz

    July 28, 2013
    Sloane Stephens and Taylor Townsend have been getting out there in Washington DC already, along with two former Top 10 players from the ATP World Tour - who were they? Check it out!
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    July 07, 2013
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