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Sonya Jeyaseelan

Sonya Jeyaseelan
  • Residence: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of Birth: 24 Apr 1976
  • Birthplace: Newestminster, British Columbia, Canada
  • Height: 5' 2'' (1.57 m)
  • Weight: 119 lbs. (54 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed forehand and backhand)
  • Status: Pro

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Sonya Jeyaseelan Biography

Fitness coach is Scott Del Mastro...Plays club tennis in France for As Pattons Rennes Tennis Club...Father, Reggie, who is retired, is a part-time tennis coach; mother, Ramani, works for an insurance company...Enjoys fashions...After tennis career wants to be an interior designer, design clothing and help with tennis in Canada through its federation...Big fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Toronto Raptors and performer Madonna...Likes dancing and nightlife; also likes to read self-help books, the Harry Potter series and books by author Patricia Cornwall...Favorite movies are Pretty Woman and Gladiator...Self-described as outgoing and energetic.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles - 0
WTA Doubles Titles - 2
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles - 3
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles - 3
Prize Money $0 $730,722
W/L - Singles - - - 205 - 212
W/L - Doubles - - - 112 - 153
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Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
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Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
04-Dec-2000 (48) 16-Oct-2000 (40)
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1994 - Won first ITF event of career at ITF/Vancouver-CAN; d. J. Lee 62 64 in final
1997 - With a 1r win over Gavaldon at Quebec City, cracked iworld Top 100 for first time
1998 - Reached first final on WTA Tour at Bogota, improving ranking to No. 81; at Roland Garros, d. Nielsen in 1r 60 06 12-10; as a WC at Canadian Open, advanced to 2r and stretched Top 10 player Spirlea to 3s before falling 67 76 60; w/Simpson, d. Lucic/Seles in 1r of US Open, Simpson's last win before retiring from the Tour
1999 - At Amelia Island, pulled off biggest upset on WTA Tour in two years when, as a qualifier ranked No. 140, she d. world No. 6 V. Williams 64 76 for her career-best victory
2000 - Quarterfinalist at Quebec City after upsetting No. 6 seed Shaughnessy; became first woman qualifier in Open Era at Australian Open to d. one of the Top 5 seeds, ousting No. 5 seed and No. 8-ranked Tauziat 76 64 in 2r to reach Grand Slam 3r for first time; scored another Grand Slam upset at Wimbledon, where she'd never won a main-draw match, with her career-best win over world No. 4 and former champion C. Martinez to reach 3r and improve her ranking from No. 79 to No. 58; at Amelia Island, d. Mag. Maleeva and then upset No. 16 seed (world No. 28) Raymond to reach 3r; stretched No. 8 seed and three-time champion Sanchez-Vicario to 3s in 2r at Roland Garros; ended season with a ranking of No. 49, her debut in the Top 50
2002 - Anticipates being off the Tour for first four or five months due to emergency brain surgery December 5, 2001, to remove two non-cancerous cysts
2003 - Won doubles title at Strasbourg (second of career and second at Strasbourg) w/Matevzic; as a world No. 374 qualifier, l. 1r at Linz to No. 57 Bartoli 64 46 76(4)
SINGLES
Winner: 1997 - ITF/Rockford-USA; 1995 - ITF/Ft. Lauderdale-USA; 1994 - ITF/Vancouver-CAN.
Finalist (1): 1998 - Bogota.
Quarterfinalist (1): 2000 - Quebec City.

DOUBLES
Winner (2): 2003 - Strasbourg (w/Matevzic); 2000 - Strasbourg (w/Labat).
Finalist (1): 1999 - Palermo (w/Carlsson).
Semifinalist (8): 2001 - Nice (w/Habsudova), Quebec City (w/Osterloh); 2000 - Antwerp (w/Carlsson), Zurich (w/Habsudova); 1999 - Portschach (w/Carlsson); 1997 - Prague, Quebec City (both w/Simpson); 1996 - Cardiff (w/Simpson).

ADDITIONAL
Canadian Fed Cup Team 1997, 2000-01. Canadian Olympic Team 2000.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles - 0
WTA Doubles Titles - 2
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles - 3
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles - 3
Prize Money $0 $730,722
W/L - Singles - - - 205 - 212
W/L - Doubles - - - 112 - 153

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994
3 / 5 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 3r 1r 2r - 1r - -
2 / 5 FRENCH OPEN 1r 2r 1r 2r 1r - - -
2 / 4 WIMBLEDON 1r 3r 1r 1r - - - -
1 / 1 US OPEN - 2r - - - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997
3 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2r - - 1r 3r 1r 1r 1r
2 / 8 FRENCH OPEN 1r 2r - 2r 1r 1r 1r 1r
1 / 7 WIMBLEDON - 1r - 1r 1r 1r 2r 1r
9 / 8 US OPEN - 1r 2r 3r 2r 1r 2r 2r
W/L   1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990
3 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - - - - - -
2 / 8 FRENCH OPEN 1r - - - - - -
1 / 7 WIMBLEDON 1r - - - - - -
9 / 8 US OPEN QF - - - - - -

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Sonya Jeyaseelan Results

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
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Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
26/08/2002 US OPEN Q - R128 2
27/08/2001 US OPEN Q - R128 2
25/06/2001 WIMBLEDON R128 2
28/05/2001 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
15/01/2001 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
28/08/2000 US OPEN R64 34
26/06/2000 WIMBLEDON R32 170
29/05/2000 FRENCH OPEN R64 34
17/01/2000 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 171
30/08/1999 US OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
21/06/1999 WIMBLEDON R128 2
24/05/1999 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
18/01/1999 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
31/08/1998 US OPEN Q - R64 8
22/06/1998 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/1998 FRENCH OPEN R64 34
19/01/1998 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 34
25/08/1997 US OPEN Q - R64 2
23/06/1997 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 2
26/05/1997 FRENCH OPEN Q 26
Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/1997 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R16 17
26/08/1996 US OPEN Q - R64 2
24/06/1996 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 2
27/05/1996 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 2
15/01/1996 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q 25
28/08/1995 US OPEN Q - R32 0
26/06/1995 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 0
29/05/1995 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 0
16/01/1995 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 0
29/08/1994 US OPEN Q - W 0
Date Tournament Round Points
23/05/1994 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 0
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2003 314 98
2002 512 205
2001 333 88
2000 49 49
1999 149 60
1998 110 96
1997 96 96
1996 167 62
1995 181 220
1994 164 648
1993 223 488
1992 787 0
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
04-Dec-2000 (48) 16-Oct-2000 (40)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
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Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
26/08/2002 US OPEN Q - R128 2
27/08/2001 US OPEN Q - R128 2
25/06/2001 WIMBLEDON R128 2
28/05/2001 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
15/01/2001 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
28/08/2000 US OPEN R64 34
26/06/2000 WIMBLEDON R32 170
29/05/2000 FRENCH OPEN R64 34
17/01/2000 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 171
30/08/1999 US OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
21/06/1999 WIMBLEDON R128 2
24/05/1999 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
18/01/1999 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
31/08/1998 US OPEN Q - R64 8
22/06/1998 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/1998 FRENCH OPEN R64 34
19/01/1998 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 34
25/08/1997 US OPEN Q - R64 2
23/06/1997 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 2
26/05/1997 FRENCH OPEN Q 26
Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/1997 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R16 17
26/08/1996 US OPEN Q - R64 2
24/06/1996 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 2
27/05/1996 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 2
15/01/1996 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q 25
28/08/1995 US OPEN Q - R32 0
26/06/1995 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 0
29/05/1995 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 0
16/01/1995 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 0
29/08/1994 US OPEN Q - W 0
Date Tournament Round Points
23/05/1994 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 0

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
27/10/2003 PHILADELPHIA Q - R32 1
20/10/2003 LINZ S 20
12/10/2003 ZURICH Q - R32 1
29/09/2003 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
22/09/2003 LEIPZIG Q - R16 10
11/08/2003 TORONTO Q - R32 1
12/08/2002 MONTREAL Q - R32 15
17/09/2001 QUEBEC CITY S 9
13/08/2001 TORONTO Q - R32 1
14/05/2001 ROME Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
16/04/2001 CHARLESTON R64 1
09/04/2001 AMELIA ISLAND Q - R16 1
21/03/2001 MIAMI R128 1
07/03/2001 INDIAN WELLS R128 1
26/02/2001 SCOTTSDALE R32 1
12/02/2001 NICE R32 1
05/02/2001 PARIS R32 1
29/01/2001 TOKYO (PAN PACIFIC) R32 1
07/01/2001 CANBERRA R32 1
31/12/2000 GOLD COAST R16 24
Date Tournament Round Points
30/10/2000 QUEBEC CITY Q 49
23/10/2000 MOSCOW Q - R16 4
16/10/2000 LINZ Q - R16 3
09/10/2000 ZURICH Q - Q 12
02/10/2000 FILDERSTADT Q - R32 1
21/08/2000 NEW HAVEN Q - R64 1
14/08/2000 MONTREAL R64 1
19/06/2000 EASTBOURNE Q - R16 7
22/05/2000 STRASBOURG R32 1
18/04/2000 HILTON HEAD R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
10/04/2000 AMELIA ISLAND R16 49
20/03/2000 MIAMI R128 1
06/03/2000 INDIAN WELLS Q 33
14/02/2000 HANNOVER S 59
08/02/2000 PARIS Q - Q 11
03/01/2000 GOLD COAST Q 9
08/11/1999 PHILADELPHIA Q - R16 4
01/11/1999 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
16/08/1999 TORONTO R64 1
05/07/1999 PORTSCHACH Q - R16 4
Date Tournament Round Points
14/06/1999 EASTBOURNE Q - R16 13
17/05/1999 STRASBOURG Q - R16 4
10/05/1999 BERLIN Q - R32 1
03/05/1999 ROME Q - R32 1
05/04/1999 AMELIA ISLAND Q 90
15/03/1999 MIAMI Q - R32 7
11/01/1999 SYDNEY Q - R32 1
04/01/1999 GOLD COAST Q - R32 1
09/11/1998 PHILADELPHIA Q - R32 1
26/10/1998 QUEBEC CITY R16 33
Date Tournament Round Points
17/08/1998 MONTREAL R32 26
03/08/1998 SAN DIEGO Q - R16 11
27/07/1998 STANFORD Q - R32 1
18/05/1998 STRASBOURG Q - R32 1
11/05/1998 BERLIN Q - R32 1
06/04/1998 AMELIA ISLAND Q - R16 5
30/03/1998 HILTON HEAD Q - R32 1
16/03/1998 MIAMI Q - R32 5
09/03/1998 INDIAN WELLS R16 3
16/02/1998 BOGOTA F 70
Date Tournament Round Points
12/01/1998 SYDNEY Q - R32 1
05/01/1998 AUCKLAND Q - R16 2
10/11/1997 PHILADELPHIA Q - R32 1
03/11/1997 CHICAGO Q - R16 7
20/10/1997 QUEBEC CITY R16 22
11/08/1997 TORONTO Q 40
09/06/1997 BIRMINGHAM Q - R16 4
12/05/1997 CARDIFF Q - R16 4
17/03/1997 MIAMI Q - R16 12
06/01/1997 SYDNEY Q - Q 8
Date Tournament Round Points
30/12/1996 AUCKLAND Q - Q 7
21/10/1996 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
05/08/1996 MONTREAL Q 11
10/06/1996 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
13/05/1996 CARDIFF Q 15
06/05/1996 ROME Q 26
25/03/1996 MIAMI Q - R64 1
19/02/1996 OKLAHOMA CITY S 13
08/01/1996 SYDNEY Q - R32 1
01/01/1996 AUCKLAND Q - R16 6
Date Tournament Round Points
06/11/1995 PHILADELPHIA Q - R16 0
30/10/1995 QUEBEC CITY R32 10
14/08/1995 TORONTO Q - R32 0
07/08/1995 LOS ANGELES Q 9
31/07/1995 SAN DIEGO Q 9
19/06/1995 EASTBOURNE R16 9
15/05/1995 BERLIN Q - R32 0
08/05/1995 ROME Q 28
10/04/1995 HOUSTON Q - R32 0
03/04/1995 AMELIA ISLAND Q - R32 0
Date Tournament Round Points
13/02/1995 OKLAHOMA CITY Q 10
06/02/1995 CHICAGO Q 18
09/01/1995 SYDNEY Q - R32 0
07/11/1994 PHILADELPHIA Q - R16 0
31/10/1994 QUEBEC CITY R16 20
15/08/1994 MONTREAL R64 13
08/08/1994 LOS ANGELES Q - R32 0
01/08/1994 SAN DIEGO Q 9
25/07/1994 STRATTON MOUNTAIN S 35
16/05/1994 STRASBOURG Q - R16 0
Date Tournament Round Points
09/05/1994 BERLIN R16 13
02/05/1994 ROME Q - R32 0
25/04/1994 HAMBURG Q - Q 0
18/04/1994 BARCELONA Q - W 0
04/04/1994 AMELIA ISLAND Q - R32 0
21/03/1994 HOUSTON Q - R16 0
14/03/1994 MIAMI Q - R64 0
28/02/1994 DELRAY BEACH R16 35
07/02/1994 CHICAGO Q - R16 0
08/11/1993 PHILADELPHIA Q - R16 0
Date Tournament Round Points
01/11/1993 QUEBEC CITY R32 10
16/08/1993 TORONTO Q - R32 0
26/07/1993 SAN JUAN S 20
22/03/1993 HOUSTON Q - R32 0
08/02/1993 CHICAGO Q - R16 0
17/08/1992 MONTREAL R64 12
02/03/1992 BOCA RATON Q - R32 0
10/02/1992 CHICAGO R32 18
05/08/1991 TORONTO R64 11

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