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Was coached by Raj Chaudhuri ... Father is Norbert, mother is Camille; brother, Matt, played college soccer; sister, Jody, played college tennis ... Graduated from University of Florida in 1996 (earned a degree in telecommunications); was 1996 NCAA champion as a senior there ... Hobbies include reading, photography and baking.
Winner (1): 2002 - Tokyo [Japan Open].
Finalist (1): 2008 - Pattaya City.
Winner (5): 2012 - Bad Gastein (w/Goerges); 2008 - Istanbul (w/Govortsova), Tokyo [Japan Open] (w/Erakovic); 2004 - Cincinnati (w/Weingärtner); 2003 - Madrid (w/Huber).
Finalist (9): 2010 - Palermo (w/Goerges); 2008 - Prague (w/Krajicek), Québec City (w/Tanasugarn); 2007 - Bali (w/Grandin); 2006 - Hobart (w/Kostanic Tosic), Birmingham (w/Huber), Québec City (w/Jidkova); 2005 - Seoul (w/Grandin); 2004 - Luxembourg (w/Weingärtner).
American Fed Cup Team, 2004-06, 2009; American Olympic Team, 2008.
Career in Review
- Played first event of career at ITF/Norfolk-USA in 1992; played first WTA qualifying at Stratton Mountain in 1994; played first WTA main draw at US Open in 1996 (as NCAA champion).
~ Singles highlights were one WTA title at 2002 Tokyo [Japan Open] (d. Talaja in final) and one more WTA final at 2008 Pattaya City (l. to A.Radwanska 62 16 76(4) in final; held mp at 6-5 third set); also reached four SFs (2006 Memphis, 2007 Auckland, 2008 Acapulco and 2008 Seoul) and 20 QFs (incl. three Premier QFs).
~ Best Grand Slam results were one 4r (2005 Wimbledon) and one 3r (2004 Australian Open).
~ Had two Top 10 wins - No.4 S.Williams (2005 Wimbledon) and No.2 Clijsters (2006 Miami).
~ Had eight more Top 20 wins - No.17 Testud (2001 Auckland), No.14 Dementieva (2002 Charleston), No.19 Tanasugarn (2002 Birmingham), No.12 Zvonareva and No.13 Suárez (2004 Miami), No.17 Likhovtseva (2005 Indian Wells), No.19 Medina Garrigues (2009 Indian Wells) and No.18 Rezai (2010 Québec City).
~ Set career-high of No.39 on April 17, 2006.
~ Also won five WTA doubles titles: 2003 Madrid (w/Huber), 2004 Cincinnati (w/Weingärtner), 2008 Istanbul (w/Govortsova), 2008 Tokyo [Japan Open] (w/Erakovic) and 2012 Bad Gastein (w/Goerges).
~ Was an Olympian in 2004 (in singles).
~ Last singles event was 2013 Carlsbad; last doubles event was 2013 US Open (w/Vandeweghe).