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Barbara Schwartz

Barbara Schwartz
  • Residence: Brunn Am Gebirge, Austria
  • Date of Birth: 27 Jan 1979
  • Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
  • Height: 5'11 1/4'' (1.81 m)
  • Weight: 152 lbs. (69 kg)
  • Plays: Left-handed
  • Status: Pro (1995) / Retired (November 2006)
  • Pronounced: shvartz

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Barbara Schwartz Biography

Coached by Bernd Wetter...Favorite surface is hard court; best shot is forehand...Parents are Agnes and Rudolf; has an older brother, Christian, and older sister, Gabi...Most memorable experience was winning an ITF Circuit event as a qualifier...Admires her sister for being a nice person, and fellow Austrian tennis player Marion Maruska for fighting to reach her goals...Also admires Martina Navratilova...Favorite movie is While You Were Sleeping...Favorite city to visit is Paris ... Retired from professional tennis in November 2006 due to injuries.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles - 0
WTA Doubles Titles - 2
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles - 6
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles - 6
Prize Money $0 $510,141
W/L - Singles - - - 198 - 142
W/L - Doubles - - - 67 - 61
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Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
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Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
08-Nov-1999 (40) 10-Jan-2000 (106)
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JULY - Went 0-3 during Austria's 5-0 Fed Cup World Group I Play-off loss to Japan.
1994 - Played first ITF Circuit events in South America, Africa and Europe, reaching three SF

1995 - Won first pro title at ITF/Bossonnen-SUI

1996 - Reached final of one ITF event and two QF; made Tour debut at Linz as a qualifier

1997 - In three consecutive ITF events, reached final as a qualifier each time, winning two

1998 - Reached 3r at Roland Garros in Grand Slam debut; l. to eventual runner-up Seles

1999 - As a qualifier at Roland Garros, scored biggest women's upset there in 16 years, saving 3mp to d. world No. 5 V. Williams in 4r to reach career-first Tour QF; d. world No. 14 Van Roost in 1r for first career Top 15 win; first qualifier to reach Roland Garros QF; along with Plischke, became second and third Austrian women to reach Roland Garros QF in Open Era; ranking vaulted from No. 125 to No. 49; late in season, reached consecutive QF at Bratislava and Linz; finished season in Top 100 for first time at No. 42

2000 - Reached first doubles final at Auckland (w/Wartusch); underwent left elbow surgery in February for a capsular tear and was off Tour for four months, returning at Roland Garros in late May; withdrew from Sopot in July due to ongoing elbow injury and was off Tour for another 11 months

2001 - Returned to Tour at Tashkent after 11-month absence due to elbow injury; in second tournament back, qualified for Wimbledon and upset No. 25 seed Rubin en route to 3r; won ITF/Bronx-USA; qualified for US Open, d. world No. 14 Coetzer en route to 3r; improved ranking from No. 758 to No. 89

2002 - As a qualifier, reached Auckland 2r, l. to No. 3 seed Kremer; reached 2r Hobart as a LL, l. to No. 1 seed Grande in 3s; l. 2r at Australian Open to world No. 5 Clijsters; withdrew from Miami with continuing left leg injury; in Estoril, l. 2r to Bovina 76 third set; as No. 8 seed in Budapest, l. 1r to Kandarr; in Fed Cup as world No. 75, stunned world No. 6 Seles and No. 12 Shaughnessy (97 third set, saving 1mp) to lead Austria's win over USA in 1r; at Madrid, reached first QF in three years, l. to No. 5 seed Mag. Maleeva in 3s; l. 1r at Roland Garros, ret. in third set against qualifier Goloviznina; reached Vienna 2r, l. to compatriot and No. 3 seed Schett; doubles runner-up w/Woehr; fell 1r at Wimbledon to qualifier Callens in 3s; at Brussels, d. No. 4 seed Sucha in 1r en route to QF (l. to Loit in 3s); won first Tour doubles title (w/Woehr); in Fed Cup, won two singles rubbers vs. Croatia, saving 3mp vs. Kostanic to lead Austria to SF; reached US Open 2r and was two points from d. No. 6 seed Seles before falling in 3s; did not play the rest of the season

2003 - Qualified for Australian Open, then upset No. 17 seed Dementieva in 1r and advanced to 3r for best showing there, l. to No. 10 seed Rubin; withdrew from Bogota with left wrist injury

2004 - Using SR of No.105, reached 2r of singles at Bogota (d. No.115 Schruff, l. to eventual finalist No.43 Sanchez Lorenzo), and won doubles title (w/Woehr - their/her first since 2002); l. in 1r at three other Tour events and Roland Garros (l. to No.18 seed Sharapova), and failed to qualify at Estoril and Wimbledon; also reached doubles SF at Budapest (w/Woehr); member of Austrian Fed Cup team that d. Slovak Republic 3-2 in 1r (d. Cervanova, l. to Cervanova/Husarova w/Wartusch) and QF team that upset US 4-1 to reach second SF in three years (second upset over the US in as many years and included a second day, three-hour 76(3) 46 10-8 win over Raymond, l. to Rubin)
SINGLES
Winner: 2001 - ITF/Bronx-USA; 1998 - ITF/Lisbon-POR, ITF/Hull-GBR; 1997 - ITF/Kiev-UKR, ITF/Edinburgh-GBR; 1995 - ITF/Bossonnen-SUI.
Quarterfinalist (5): 2002 - Strasbourg, Brussels; 1999 - Roland Garros, Bratislava, Linz.

DOUBLES
Winner (2): 2004 - Bogota (w/Woehr); 2002 - Brussels (w/Woehr).
Finalist (2): 2002 - Vienna (w/Woehr); 2000 - Auckland (w/Wartusch).
Semifinalist (3): 2004 - Budapest (w/Woehr); 2002 - Strasbourg (w/Woeher); 1999 - Bol (w/Schmidle).

ADDITIONAL
Austrian Fed Cup Team 1998-99, 2001-02, 2004, 2006.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles - 0
WTA Doubles Titles - 2
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles - 6
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles - 6
Prize Money $0 $510,141
W/L - Singles - - - 198 - 142
W/L - Doubles - - - 67 - 61

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997
4 / 4 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - 3r 2r - 1r 2r - -
6 / 5 FRENCH OPEN 1r - 1r - 1r QF 3r -
2 / 5 WIMBLEDON - - 1r 3r 1r 1r 1r -
3 / 4 US OPEN - - 2r 3r - 1r 1r -

Doubles

W/L   2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997
0 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - - - 1r - - -
1 / 2 WIMBLEDON 2r - - 1r - - - -
0 / 1 US OPEN - - 1r - - - - -

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Barbara Schwartz 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
21/06/2004 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 29
24/05/2004 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
13/01/2003 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 148
26/08/2002 US OPEN R64 40
24/06/2002 WIMBLEDON R128 2
27/05/2002 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
14/01/2002 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 36
27/08/2001 US OPEN R16 168
25/06/2001 WIMBLEDON R16 116
26/06/2000 WIMBLEDON R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
29/05/2000 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
17/01/2000 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
30/08/1999 US OPEN R128 2
21/06/1999 WIMBLEDON R128 2
24/05/1999 FRENCH OPEN Q 367
18/01/1999 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 42
31/08/1998 US OPEN R128 2
22/06/1998 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/1998 FRENCH OPEN R32 64
19/01/1998 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R16 20
Date Tournament Round Points
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2004 310 134
2003 185 -
2002 126 126
2001 89 869
2000 758 257
1999 42 132
1998 108 320
1997 201 252
1996 209 199
1995 375 710
1994 518 583
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
08-Nov-1999 (40) 10-Jan-2000 (106)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
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Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
21/06/2004 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 29
24/05/2004 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
13/01/2003 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 148
26/08/2002 US OPEN R64 40
24/06/2002 WIMBLEDON R128 2
27/05/2002 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
14/01/2002 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 36
27/08/2001 US OPEN R16 168
25/06/2001 WIMBLEDON R16 116
26/06/2000 WIMBLEDON R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
29/05/2000 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
17/01/2000 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
30/08/1999 US OPEN R128 2
21/06/1999 WIMBLEDON R128 2
24/05/1999 FRENCH OPEN Q 367
18/01/1999 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 42
31/08/1998 US OPEN R128 2
22/06/1998 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/1998 FRENCH OPEN R32 64
19/01/1998 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R16 20
Date Tournament Round Points

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
15/07/2006 FED CUP WEEK 2 - PLAYOFFS R2 0
10/07/2004 FED CUP WEEK 2 R2 0
24/04/2004 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
20/07/2002 FED CUP WEEK 2 R2 0
27/04/2002 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
01/05/2006 ESTORIL Q - R32 1
24/10/2005 LINZ Q - R16 8
09/08/2004 SOPOT R32 1
17/05/2004 VIENNA R32 1
12/04/2004 ESTORIL Q - R16 4
05/04/2004 CASABLANCA R32 1
23/02/2004 BOGOTA R16 20
16/02/2004 HYDERABAD S 10
05/01/2003 HOBART Q - Q 7
30/12/2002 AUCKLAND Q - R16 6
Date Tournament Round Points
18/08/2002 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 12
12/08/2002 MONTREAL Q - R64 1
08/07/2002 BRUSSELS Q 38
10/06/2002 VIENNA R16 18
20/05/2002 STRASBOURG Q 48
15/04/2002 BUDAPEST R32 1
08/04/2002 ESTORIL R16 20
05/02/2002 PARIS Q - R32 1
06/01/2002 HOBART Q 16
31/12/2001 AUCKLAND S 26
Date Tournament Round Points
22/10/2001 LINZ R32 1
15/10/2001 BRATISLAVA Q - R16 3
01/10/2001 TOKYO - JAPAN OPEN R16 28
24/09/2001 LEIPZIG S 18
16/07/2001 KNOKKE-HEIST R16 20
09/07/2001 VIENNA R32 1
11/06/2001 TASHKENT R32 1
19/06/2000 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
03/01/2000 AUCKLAND R32 1
25/10/1999 LINZ Q 100
Date Tournament Round Points
18/10/1999 BRATISLAVA Q 26
04/10/1999 FILDERSTADT Q - R16 5
20/09/1999 LUXEMBOURG R16 28
23/08/1999 NEW HAVEN Q 47
16/08/1999 TORONTO Q - R32 1
12/07/1999 SOPOT R32 1
05/07/1999 PORTSCHACH R32 1
26/04/1999 BOL R32 1
19/04/1999 BUDAPEST R16 18
05/04/1999 ESTORIL R16 18
Date Tournament Round Points
15/03/1999 MIAMI Q - R64 1
22/02/1999 PARIS Q - R32 1
08/02/1999 PROSTEJOV Q - R32 1
11/01/1999 HOBART Q - R32 1
04/01/1999 AUCKLAND Q - Q 9
02/11/1998 LEIPZIG Q - R32 1
26/10/1998 LUXEMBOURG Q - R32 1
19/10/1998 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
06/07/1998 MARIA LANKOWITZ R32 1
18/05/1998 MADRID R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
05/01/1998 AUCKLAND S 29
03/02/1997 LINZ Q - R32 1
05/08/1996 MARIA LANKOWITZ R32 1
06/05/1996 BUDAPEST Q - R16 4
29/04/1996 BOL S 7
26/02/1996 LINZ S 16

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