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Currently without a coach ... Favorite surface is clay; best shot is forehand ... Parents are Daniel, Josette; younger sister is Pauline ... Favorite city is Paris; favorite tournament is Roland Garros ... Enjoys fine wines, playing golf.

Career Highlights

SINGLES
Winner (3): 2007 - Acapulco; 2005 - ITF/Joue-les-Tours-FRA; 2004 - Casablanca, Estoril; 2002 - ITF/Dinan-FRA, ITF/Cagnes-sur-Mer-FRA; 2000 - ITF/Bordeaux-FRA; 1998 - ITF/Dinan-FRA; 1997 - ITF/Dinan-FRA, ITF/Gelos-FRA.
Semifinalist (12): 2006 - Acapulco, Estoril, Portoroz; 2005 - Rabat, Stockholm; 2004 - Bogotá, Strasbourg, Birmingham; 2003 - Canberra, Acapulco; 2002 - Brussels; 2001 - Casablanca.
DOUBLES
Winner (16): 2006 - Hobart (w/Pratt), Paris [Indoors] (w/Peschke); 2005 - Rabat (w/Zahlavova Strycova), Prague (w/Pratt), Stockholm, Budapest, Hasselt (all w/Srebotnik), Tashkent (w/Camerin); 2004 - Casablanca (w/Bartoli); 2003 - Canberra (w/Garbin), Acapulco (w/Svensson), Shanghai (w/Pratt); 2002 - Budapest (w/Barclay), ITF/Dinan-FRA (w/Dhenin); 2001 - Nice (w/Sidot), ITF/Denain-FRA (w/Selyutina); 2000 - Hobart (w/Grande); 1999 - Pattaya City, ITF/Bordeaux-FRA, ITF/Poitiers-FRA (all w/Svensson); 1998 - ITF/Lisbon-POR (w/Dhenin).
Finalist (10): 2007 - Acapulco (w/Pratt); 2006 - Auckland (w/Zahlavova Strycova), Acapulco (w/Asagoe), Portoroz (w/Birnerova); 2003 - Gold Coast, Antwerp (both w/Dechy), Bali (w/Pratt); 2002 - Bahia (w/de los Ríos); 2000 - Paris [Indoors] (w/Svensson); 1999 - Hobart (w/Dechaume-Balleret).

ADDITIONAL
French Fed Cup Team, 2002-04, 2006.

Career in Review

1994 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in France.

1995 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

1996 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

1997 - Played first Tour main draw at Roland Garros, falling 1r (as WC); fell in Tour qualifying once; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

1998 - First Top 100 season; reached 2r three times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r twice and in Tour qualifying four times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); made Top 100 debut on November 9 (rose to No.96); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

1999 - Another Top 100 season; reached first Grand Slam 4r at Australian Open (d. No.10 Martínez en route for first Top 10 win; l. to Mauresmo); won one Tour doubles title; won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2000 - Near-Top 100 season; reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r twice (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r three times and in Tour qualifying 10 times (incl. other two majors); won one Tour doubles title; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2001 - Another Top 100 season; SF at Casablanca (l. to Camerin); QF at Budapest; reached 3r once (Australian Open) and 2r five times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r seven times (incl. Roland Garros) and in Tour qualifying seven times; won one Tour doubles title; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2002 - Another Top 100 season; SF at Brussels (ret. vs. Sánchez-Vicario w/shoulder injury); QF four times, at Canberra, Acapulco, Madrid and Bratislava; reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r six times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r five times (incl. Australian Open) and in Tour qualifying eight times; won one Tour doubles title; won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2003 - First Top 50 season (finishing at No.41); SF twice, at Canberra (l. to Shaughnessy) and Acapulco (l. to Coetzer); QF twice, at Strasbourg and Luxembourg; reached 3r three times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open) and 2r seven times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r 10 times (incl. Australian Open) and in Tour qualifying once; had two Top 20 wins, at Rome (No.8 Rubin - second Top 10 win) and Strasbourg (No.13 Dementieva); made Top 50 debut on May 19 (after Rome; rose from No.52 to No.45); member of Fed Cup-winning French team; won three Tour doubles titles.

2004 - Second Top 50 season (finishing at No.45); won first two Tour singles titles in back-to-back weeks at Casablanca (d. Cervanova in final) and Estoril (d. Benesova in final); rose to career-high No.27 afterwards on April 19 (stayed there for three weeks); SF three times, at Bogotá (l. to Sánchez Lorenzo), Strasbourg (l. to Schaul) and Birmingham (l. to Golovin); QF three times, at Canberra, Acapulco and Forest Hills; reached 3r once and 2r five times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros); fell 1r seven times (incl. other two majors) and in Tour qualifying once; won one Tour doubles title.

2005 - Another Top 100 season; SF twice, at Rabat (l. to Llagostera Vives) and Stockholm (l. to Myskina); QF twice, at Acapulco and Modena; reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r three times; fell 1r 12 times (incl. other three majors) and in Tour qualifying once; won six Tour doubles titles; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Another Top 100 season; SF three times, at Acapulco (l. to Groenefeld), Estoril (l. to Li) and Portoroz (ret. vs. Paszek w/left wrist sprain); QF four times, at Paris [Indoors], Bogotá, Prague and Rabat; reached 2r four times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros, US Open); fell 1r five times (incl. Wimbledon); won two Tour doubles titles.

2007 - Third Top 50 season; won third Tour singles title at Acapulco (d. Pennetta in final); QF eight times, at Auckland (d. No.18 Bartoli en route for fourth Top 20 win), Bogotá, Budapest, Strasbourg, Barcelona, Palermo, Stockholm and Portoroz; reached 2r five times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon); fell 1r nine times (incl. other two majors).

2008 - First non-Top 100 season since 2000; reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 11 times (incl. other two majors) and in Tour qualifying once.