|Born||9 June 1979|
|Height||1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Plays||Left-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career titles||3 WTA, 7 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 27 (19 April 2004)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||4R (1999)|
|French Open||3R (2000, 2002, 2005, 2008)|
|US Open||3R (2003)|
|Career titles||16 WTA, 5 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 15 (10 November 2003)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||3R (2003, 2006)|
|French Open||QF (2003, 2005)|
|US Open||QF (1998)|
|Fed Cup||W (2003)|
Émilie Loit (French pronunciation: [emili lwa] ; born 9 June 1979) is a retired female tennis player from France.
Besides her three career singles titles, all on clay, included Estoril in 2004, Casablanca in 2004, and Acapulco, she won 16 doubles titles on the WTA Tour. Her highest rankings were No. 27 in singles and No. 15 in doubles.
The Portugal Open was an ATP and WTA clay court tennis tournament in Portugal. The event took place at the sports complex of Jamor in Oeiras, of which Estoril Court Central is the most prominent show court. In 2015 the tournament was canceled due to lack of sponsorship. A new tournament, Millennium Estoril Open, was created in its place, moving from Oeiras to Cascais. The 2014 Portugal Open was the last edition.
Casablanca, located in the central-western part of Morocco and bordering the Atlantic Ocean, is the largest city in Morocco. It is also the largest city in the Maghreb region, as well as one of the largest and most important cities in Africa, both economically and demographically.
The WTA Tour is a worldwide top-tier tennis tour for women organized by the Women's Tennis Association. The second-tier tour is the WTA 125K series, and third-tier is the ITF Women's Circuit.
On 24 May 2009, right after losing her first-round match at the French Open, she announced her retiring from tennis after the end of the tournament.
The 2009 French Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 113th edition of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam event of the year. It took place at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France, from May 24 through June 7, 2009.
In the summer 2011, she gave birth to a son, Mathias.
|Winner – Legend|
|Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)|
|WTA Tour Championships (0–0)|
|Tier I (0–0)|
|Tier II (0–0)|
|Tier III, IV & V (3–0)|
|Winner||1.||11 April 2004||Casablanca, Morocco||Clay||6–2, 6–2|
|Winner||2.||18 April 2004||Estoril, Portugal||Clay||7–5, 7–6|
|Winner||3.||3 March 2007||Acapulco, Mexico||Clay||7–6, 6–4|
|Winner – Legend|
|Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)|
|WTA Tour Championships (0–0)|
|Tier I (0–0)|
|Tier II (4–5)|
|Tier III, IV & V (12–5)|
|Runner-up||1.||16 January 1999||Hobart, Australia||Hard||1–6, 2–6|
|Winner||1.||21 November 1999||Pattaya City, Thailand||Hard||6–1, 6–4|
|Winner||2.||16 January 2000||Hobart, Australia||Hard||6–2, 2–6, 6–3|
|Runner–up||2.||7 February 2000||Paris, France||Carpet (i)||6–3, 3–6, 4–6|
|Winner||3.||18 February 2001||Nice, France||Carpet (I)||1–6, 6–2, 6–0|
|Winner||4.||21 April 2002||Budapest, Hungary||Clay||4–6, 6–3, 6–3|
|Runner-up||3.||14 September 2002||Bahia, Brazil||Hard||4–6, 1–6|
|Runner-up||4.||30 December 2002||Gold Coast, Australia||Hard||4–6, 4–6|
|Winner||5.||12 January 2003||Canberra, Australia||Hard||6–3, 3–6, 6–4|
|Runner-up||5.||16 February 2003||Antwerp, Belgium||Carpet (i)||2–6, 0–6|
|Winner||6.||2 March 2003||Acapulco, Mexico||Clay||6–3, 6–1|
|Runner-up||6.||14 September 2003||Bali, Indonesia||Hard||5–7, 2–6|
|Winner||7.||21 September 2003||Shanghai, China||Hard||6–3, 6–3|
|Winner||8.||11 April 2004||Casablanca, Morocco||Clay||6–4, 6–2|
|Winner||9.||8 May 2005||Rabat, Morocco||Clay||3–6, 7–6(8–6), 7–5|
|Winner||10.||15 May 2005||Prague, Czech Republic||Clay||6–7(6–8), 6–4, 6–4|
|Winner||11.||14 August 2005||Stockholm, Sweden||Hard||6–4, 6–3|
|Winner||12.||31 August 2005||Budapest, Hungary||Clay||6–1, 3–6, 6–2|
|Winner||13.||9 October 2005||Tashkent, Uzbekistan||Hard||6–3, 6–0|
|Winner||14.||30 October 2005||Hasselt, Belgium||Hard (i)||6–3, 6–4|
|Runner-up||7.||2 January 2006||Auckland, New Zealand||Hard||3–6, 4–6|
|Winner||15.||13 January 2006||Hobart, Australia||Hard||6–2, 6–1|
|Winner||16.||12 February 2006||Paris, France||Carpet (i)||7–6(7–5), 6–4|
|Runner-up||8.||5 March 2006||Acapulco, Mexico||Clay||1–6, 3–6|
|Runner-up||9.||18 September 2006||Portorož, Slovenia||Hard||w/o|
|Runner-up||10.||3 March 2007||Acapulco, Mexico||Clay||3–6, 3–6|
|Runner-up||1.||26 November 1995||Le Havre, France||Clay (i)||6–0, 3–6, 4–6|
|Runner-up||2.||7 October 1996||Saint-Raphaël, France||Hard (i)||7–5, 2–6, 0–6|
|Winner||1.||2 February 1997||Dinan, France||Clay (i)||6–2, 7–6|
|Winner||2.||11 May 1997||Gelos, France||Clay||6–4, 6–2|
|Winner||3.||1 February 1998||Dinan, France||Clay (i)||6–1, 6–1|
|Winner||4.||17 September 2000||Bordeaux, France||Clay||7–5, 6–2|
|Runner-up||3.||14 October 2001||Poitiers, France||Clay||5–7, 6–2, 1–6|
|Winner||5.||14 April 2002||Dinan, France||Clay (i)||6–2, 7–5|
|Winner||6.||5 May 2002||Cagnes-sur-Mer, France||Clay||7–5, 3–6, 6–4|
|Runner-up||4.||16 June 2002||Marseille, France||Clay||2–6, 6–3, 5–7|
|Runner-up||5.||19 September 2004||Bordeaux, France||Clay||7–5, 6–2|
|Winner||7.||16 October 2005||Joué-lès-Tours, France||Hard (i)||6–2, 6–1|
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