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Grand Slam Record

Grand Slams

Best Grand Slam Result

Highest Finish

R16 x1
W/L
16/33
1997

Australian Open

R32 x1
1998

Roland Garros

R32 x1
1994

Wimbledon

R64 x1
1997

US Open

R16 x1
1997

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Personal

Married Abri Kruger in November 2001...Father, Gerrit, is an engineer; mother, Petro, coaches Joannette now and did from ages 6 to 25; younger sister, Etresia, played tennis at Clemson University and now is a marketing manager in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA; older sister, Ronel, and her husband are pastors in South Africa...Other sports interests include golfing, aerobics, hiking and fishing...Enjoys art, movies, music, reading and shopping...Favorite book is the Bible...Favorite movie is Dances With Wolves.

Career Highlights

SINGLES
Winner (2 WTA Tour): 1997 - Prague; 1995 - Puerto Rico; 1992 - ITF/Bournemouth-GBR, ITF/Modena-ITA, ITF/Vaihingen-GER; 1990 - ITF/Bournemouth-GBR. Finalist (2): 2001 - Bali; 1998 - Oklahoma City.
Semifinalist (8): 2001 - Tokyo [Japan Open]; 2000 - Sao Paulo, German Open, Tokyo [Japan Open]; 1999 - Kuala Lumpur; 1998 - Hobart, Bol; 1993 - San Marino.

DOUBLES
Winner (1): 2001 - Sopot (w/Schiavone).
Finalist (2): 2001 - Basel (w/Marrero); 1998 - Bol (w/Lucic).
Semifinalist (2): 2000 - Sopot (w/Maruska); 1996 - Bol (w/Nagyova).

ADDITIONAL
South African Fed Cup Team 1992, 1994-97, 2001. South African Olympic Team 1996.

Career in Review

1989-91 - Played first six ITF Circuit events, reaching final of ITF/Haifa 2-ISR
1990 - Won first professional singles title at ITF/Bournemouth-GBR
1991 - Reached three ITF Circuit SF
1992 - Won three more ITF titles and broke into Top 100 on Nov. 30 at No. 99; played first WTA Tour main draw in San Marino, reaching 2r; season-ending ranking improved 169 spots
1993 - Played 13 Tour main draws, including first Grand Slam at Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon; reached SF at San Marino, l. 76 third set to No. 1 seed Rittner
1994 - First Top 100 finish; qualified for Hilton Head, stretching world No. 3 and eventual champion C. Martinez to 75 final set; qualified for Amelia Island, reaching 2r; reached 3r at Roland Garros, stretching No. 1 seed Graf to 3s (only sixth set Graf dropped in 91 played there); reached QF at Birmingham; improved her ranking from No. 122 to 59 in two months; qualified for Brighton, pushing world No. 4 and eventual champion Novotna to 3s in 1r
1995 - Unseeded at Puerto Rico, d. three seeds en route to career-first WTA Tour singles title; ranking cracked Top 50 first time afterwards on March 6 at No. 50; reached QF at Houston, Italian Open (d. world No. 10 Huber in 1r for first Top 10 win), Leipzig (d. world No. 9 Davenport) and Zurich; first Top 50 season-finish
1996 - Hit ranking of No. 27 in Feb.; illness kept her off the Tour for much of the remainder of the year and her ranking dropped to No. 176
1997 - Unseeded, won first singles title in two years at Prague (d. Maruska in final); scored six Top 20 wins, incl. three over Habsudova; reached five QF - Budapest (as a qualifier; d. world No. 20 Dragomir Ilie), Bol, Italian Open (d. world No. 14 Schultz-McCarthy and No. 12 Habsudova), Warsaw (d. No. 18 Habsudova) and Luxembourg (d. world No. 13 Testud); upset No. 14 seed Paulus in US Open 1r en route to 4r for career-best Grand Slam performance; rebounded from illness for second Top 30 finish
1998 - Scored first Top 5 win, d. countrywoman world No. 5 Coetzer en route to Indian Wells QF; reached Oklahoma City final, d. S. Williams in QF (l. to V. Williams); d. world No. 10 Spirlea in San Diego 1r and No. 20 Majoli to reach QF; reached SF in Hobart and Bol losing to eventual winners, Schnyder and Lucic, respectively; after Bol, reached career-best ranking of No. 21; finished season in Top 30 for third time
1999 - Missed four-and-a-half months of the season, including Australian Open, due to right foot stress fracture and returned in May; finished season with Kuala Lumpur SF and Pattaya City QF in consecutive weeks
2000 - Scored biggest win of career at German Open, d. world No. 3 Tauziat 62 60 en route to first Tier I SF; also reached SF in Sao Paulo and Tokyo [Japan Open]; l. in US Open 1r to world No. 9 Sanchez-Vicario after leading 5-3 third set
2001 - Played all four Grand Slams for first time in three years; at Bali, reached fourth career singles final and first in three years, d. world No. 18 Sanchez-Vicario in SF (l. to Widjaja); reached two doubles finals, winning first title at Sopot w/Schiavone (first-time partner) and finishing runners-up at Basel (w/Marrero); d. world No. 11 Tauziat en route to third Italian Open QF
2002 - D. Majoli in Gold Coast 1r in 3s before falling to No. 7 seed Bedanova after leading 63 52; seeded No. 6, l. 1r to qualifier Muller at Hobart; fell 1r Australian Open to Tu; lost 1r at Antwerp to qualifier Dyrberg in 3s; withdrew from tournaments for remainder of year with a strained abdominal muscle and had two ribs removed
2003 - In Acapulco, returned to action with a SR of No. 63 after a year off the Tour during which she had two ribs removed; l. 1r to No. 7 seed Loit; still competing with a special ranking of No. 63, suffered two 1r losses: at Indian Wells to Talaja and at Miami to WC Gullickson; competing with SR of No. 63, eliminated in 1r of Strasbourg by No. 8 seed and world No. 29 Likhovtseva; fell in 1r at Roland Garros to No. 7 seed Capriati

Best Grand Slam Result

Highest Finish

R16 x1
W/L
16/33
1997

Australian Open

R32 x1
1998

Roland Garros

R32 x1
1994

Wimbledon

R64 x1
1997

US Open

R16 x1
1997
W/L 5/8 5/9 1/9 5/7
2003
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R128
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-
2002
R128
-
-
-
2001
R128
R64
R128
R128
2000
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R128
R128
R128
1999
-
R128
R128
-
1998
R32
R64
R128
R64
1997
R64
R128
R64
R16
1996
R64
-
R128
R128
1995
R64
R64
R128
R64
1994
R128
R32
R128
R128
1993
R128
R128
R128
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Singles Career High Ranking
Highest Singles
21
May 04, 1998
Doubles Career High Ranking
Highest Doubles
91
Apr 29, 2002
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1999 30 130
1998 21 30
1997 27 27
1996 27 126
1995 29 30
1994 59 79
1993 98 128
1992 96 97
1991 268 274
1990 316 370
1989 453
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2004 768
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2000 153 201
1999 185 188
1998 223 245
1997 293 317
1996 152 295
1995 108 179
1994 144
1993 187 721
1992 187 195
1991 262 268
1990 333 443
1989 482
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Jan 19, 2004 850
Jan 12, 2004 849
Jan 5, 2004 850
Dec 29, 2003 853
Dec 22, 2003 853
Dec 15, 2003 850
Dec 8, 2003 849
Dec 1, 2003 851
Nov 24, 2003 851
Nov 17, 2003 848
Nov 10, 2003 844
Nov 3, 2003 841
Oct 27, 2003 845
Oct 20, 2003 853
Oct 13, 2003 845
Oct 6, 2003 838
Sep 29, 2003 835
Sep 22, 2003 835
Sep 15, 2003 834
Sep 8, 2003 831
Aug 25, 2003 836
Aug 18, 2003 838
Aug 11, 2003 850
Aug 4, 2003 853
Jul 28, 2003 859
Jul 21, 2003 871
Jul 14, 2003 880
Jul 7, 2003 887
Jun 23, 2003 894
Jun 16, 2003 896
Jun 9, 2003 897
May 26, 2003 1012
May 19, 2003 1081
May 12, 2003 1083
May 5, 2003 1083
Apr 28, 2003 1093
Apr 21, 2003 1084
Apr 14, 2003 1083
Apr 7, 2003 1082
Mar 31, 2003 1086
Jan 6, 2003 1019
Dec 16, 2002 455
Dec 9, 2002 457
Dec 2, 2002 455
Nov 25, 2002 456
Nov 18, 2002 453
Nov 11, 2002 449
Nov 4, 2002 448
Oct 28, 2002 446
Oct 21, 2002 441
Oct 14, 2002 445
Oct 7, 2002 438
Sep 30, 2002 235
Sep 23, 2002 125
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Sep 9, 2002 107
Aug 26, 2002 108
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May 13, 2002 73
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Apr 1, 2002 70
Mar 18, 2002 70
Mar 4, 2002 72
Feb 25, 2002 71
Feb 18, 2002 63
Feb 11, 2002 59
Feb 4, 2002 59
Jan 28, 2002 60
Jan 14, 2002 58
Jan 7, 2002 45
Dec 24, 2001 46
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Nov 26, 2001 46
Nov 19, 2001 46
Nov 12, 2001 46
Nov 5, 2001 46
Oct 29, 2001 47
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Oct 15, 2001 45
Oct 8, 2001 40
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Sep 24, 2001 56
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Aug 27, 2001 62
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Jul 30, 2001 60
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Jul 9, 2001 53
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May 28, 2001 63
May 21, 2001 62
May 14, 2001 79
May 7, 2001 52
Apr 30, 2001 52
Apr 23, 2001 49
Apr 16, 2001 50
Apr 9, 2001 50
Apr 2, 2001 49
Mar 19, 2001 47
Mar 5, 2001 46
Feb 26, 2001 45
Feb 19, 2001 49
Feb 12, 2001 48
Feb 5, 2001 51
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Jan 8, 2001 55
Jan 1, 2001 59
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Nov 6, 2000 55
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Oct 9, 2000 61
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Jul 10, 2000 64
Jun 26, 2000 65
Jun 19, 2000 64
Jun 12, 2000 65
May 29, 2000 66
May 22, 2000 65
May 15, 2000 59
May 8, 2000 90
May 1, 2000 90
Apr 24, 2000 99
Apr 17, 2000 101
Apr 10, 2000 100
Apr 3, 2000 106
Mar 20, 2000 107
Mar 6, 2000 106
Feb 28, 2000 104
Feb 21, 2000 105
Feb 14, 2000 126
Feb 7, 2000 129
Jan 31, 2000 131
Jan 17, 2000 127
Jan 10, 2000 128
Jan 3, 2000 129
Dec 27, 1999 129
Dec 20, 1999 128
Dec 13, 1999 129
Dec 6, 1999 129
Nov 29, 1999 130
Nov 22, 1999 130
Nov 15, 1999 144
Nov 8, 1999 232
Nov 1, 1999 232
Oct 25, 1999 232
Oct 18, 1999 230
Oct 11, 1999 169
Oct 4, 1999 172
Sep 27, 1999 172
Sep 20, 1999 170
Sep 13, 1999 168
Aug 30, 1999 140
Aug 23, 1999 140
Aug 16, 1999 163
Aug 9, 1999 164
Aug 2, 1999 117
Jul 26, 1999 106
Jul 19, 1999 106
Jul 12, 1999 96
Jul 5, 1999 96
Jun 21, 1999 94
Jun 14, 1999 97
Jun 7, 1999 96
May 24, 1999 82
May 17, 1999 88
May 10, 1999 84
May 3, 1999 76
Apr 26, 1999 65
Apr 19, 1999 67
Apr 12, 1999 69
Apr 5, 1999 69
Mar 29, 1999 69
Mar 15, 1999 63
Mar 1, 1999 46
Feb 22, 1999 37
Feb 15, 1999 37
Feb 8, 1999 37
Feb 1, 1999 34
Jan 18, 1999 31
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Jan 4, 1999 30
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Oct 19, 1998 28
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Aug 31, 1998 25
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May 11, 1998 25
May 4, 1998 21
Apr 27, 1998 23
Apr 20, 1998 23
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Apr 6, 1998 24
Mar 30, 1998 24
Mar 16, 1998 23
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Mar 2, 1998 25
Feb 23, 1998 27
Feb 16, 1998 26
Feb 9, 1998 26
Feb 2, 1998 26
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Jan 19, 1998 27
Jan 12, 1998 27
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Apr 28, 1997 127
Apr 21, 1997 154
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Feb 17, 1997 135
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May 27, 1996 59
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Apr 8, 1996 36
Apr 1, 1996 35
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Jan 1, 1996 27
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Jan 13, 1992 270
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