Émilie Loit

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Émilie Loit
LOIT Emilie (cropped).jpg
Country (sports)Flag of France.svg  France
Residence Boulogne-Billancourt
Born (1979-06-09) 9 June 1979 (age 39)
Cherbourg
Height1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Turned pro1994
Retired2009
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$2,086,943
Singles
Career record371–295
Career titles3 WTA, 7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 27 (19 April 2004)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (1999)
French Open 3R (2000, 2002, 2005, 2008)
Wimbledon 3R (2003)
US Open 3R (2003)
Doubles
Career record265–175
Career titles16 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 15 (10 November 2003)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2003, 2006)
French Open QF (2003, 2005)
Wimbledon QF (2004)
US Open QF (1998)
Team competitions
Fed Cup W (2003)

Émilie Loit (French pronunciation:  [emili lwa] ; born 9 June 1979) is a retired female tennis player from France.

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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.

Portugal Open tennis tournament held in Portugal

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 City / Stateg in Casablanca-Settat, Morocco

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. [1]

2009 French Open 2009 French Open Tennis Championships

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. [2]

WTA career finals

Singles: 3 (3 titles)

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)
OutcomeNo.DateChampionshipSurfaceOpponentScore
Winner1.11 April 2004 Casablanca, MoroccoClay Flag of Slovakia.svg Ľudmila Cervanová 6–2, 6–2
Winner2.18 April 2004 Estoril, PortugalClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Iveta Benešová 7–5, 7–6
Winner3.3 March 2007 Acapulco, MexicoClay Flag of Italy.svg Flavia Pennetta 7–6, 6–4

Doubles: 26 (16 titles, 10 runner-ups)

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)
OutcomeNo.DateChampionshipSurfacePartnerOpponentScore
Runner-up1.16 January 1999 Hobart, AustraliaHard Flag of France.svg Alexia Dechaume-Balleret Flag of South Africa.svg Mariaan de Swardt
Flag of Ukraine.svg Elena Tatarkova
1–6, 2–6
Winner1.21 November 1999 Pattaya City, ThailandHard Flag of Sweden.svg Åsa Carlsson Flag of Russia.svg Evgenia Koulikovskaya
Flag of Austria.svg Patricia Wartusch
6–1, 6–4
Winner2.16 January 2000Hobart, AustraliaHard Flag of Italy.svg Rita Grande Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Kim Clijsters
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Alicia Molik
6–2, 2–6, 6–3
Runner–up2.7 February 2000 Paris, FranceCarpet (i) Flag of Sweden.svg Åsa Carlsson Flag of France.svg Julie Halard-Decugis
Flag of France.svg Sandrine Testud
6–3, 3–6, 4–6
Winner3.18 February 2001 Nice, FranceCarpet (I) Flag of France.svg Anne-Gaëlle Sidot Flag of the United States.svg Kimberly Po
Flag of France.svg Nathalie Tauziat
1–6, 6–2, 6–0
Winner4.21 April 2002 Budapest, HungaryClay Flag of Australia (converted).svg Catherine Barclay Flag of Russia.svg Elena Bovina
Flag of Hungary.svg Zsófia Gubacsi
4–6, 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up3.14 September 2002 Bahia, BrazilHard Flag of Paraguay.svg Rossana de los Ríos Flag of Spain.svg Virginia Ruano Pascual
Flag of Argentina.svg Paola Suárez
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up4.30 December 2002 Gold Coast, AustraliaHard Flag of France.svg Nathalie Dechy Flag of Russia.svg Svetlana Kuznetsova
Flag of the United States.svg Martina Navratilova
4–6, 4–6
Winner5.12 January 2003 Canberra, AustraliaHard Flag of Italy.svg Tathiana Garbin Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Dája Bedáňová
Flag of Russia.svg Dinara Safina
6–3, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up5.16 February 2003 Antwerp, BelgiumCarpet (i) Flag of France.svg Nathalie Dechy Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Kim Clijsters
Flag of Japan.svg Ai Sugiyama
2–6, 0–6
Winner6.2 March 2003 Acapulco, MexicoClay Flag of Sweden.svg Åsa Svensson Flag of Hungary.svg Petra Mandula
Flag of Austria.svg Patricia Wartusch
6–3, 6–1
Runner-up6.14 September 2003 Bali, IndonesiaHard Flag of Australia (converted).svg Nicole Pratt Flag of Indonesia.svg Angelique Widjaja
Flag of Venezuela.svg María Vento-Kabchi
5–7, 2–6
Winner7.21 September 2003 Shanghai, ChinaHard Flag of Australia (converted).svg Nicole Pratt Flag of Japan.svg Ai Sugiyama
Flag of Thailand.svg Tamarine Tanasugarn
6–3, 6–3
Winner8.11 April 2004 Casablanca, MoroccoClay Flag of France.svg Marion Bartoli Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Els Callens
Flag of Slovenia.svg Katarina Srebotnik
6–4, 6–2
Winner9.8 May 2005 Rabat, MoroccoClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Barbora Strýcová Flag of Spain.svg Lourdes Domínguez Lino
Flag of Spain.svg Nuria Llagostera Vives
3–6, 7–6(8–6), 7–5
Winner10.15 May 2005 Prague, Czech RepublicClay Flag of Australia (converted).svg Nicole Pratt Flag of Croatia.svg Jelena Kostanić
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Barbora Strýcová
6–7(6–8), 6–4, 6–4
Winner11.14 August 2005 Stockholm, SwedenHard Flag of Slovenia.svg Katarina Srebotnik Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Eva Birnerová
Flag of Italy.svg Mara Santangelo
6–4, 6–3
Winner12.31 August 2005 Budapest, HungaryClay Flag of Slovenia.svg Katarina Srebotnik Flag of Spain.svg Lourdes Domínguez Lino
Flag of Spain.svg Marta Marrero
6–1, 3–6, 6–2
Winner13.9 October 2005 Tashkent, UzbekistanHard Flag of Italy.svg Maria Elena Camerin Flag of Russia.svg Anastasia Rodionova
Flag of Russia.svg Galina Voskoboeva
6–3, 6–0
Winner14.30 October 2005 Hasselt, BelgiumHard (i) Flag of Slovenia.svg Katarina Srebotnik Flag of the Netherlands.svg Michaëlla Krajicek
Flag of Hungary.svg Ágnes Szávay
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up7.2 January 2006 Auckland, New ZealandHard Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Barbora Strýcová Flag of Russia.svg Elena Likhovtseva
Flag of Russia.svg Vera Zvonareva
3–6, 4–6
Winner15.13 January 2006Hobart, AustraliaHard Flag of Australia (converted).svg Nicole Pratt Flag of the United States.svg Jill Craybas
Flag of Croatia.svg Jelena Kostanić
6–2, 6–1
Winner16.12 February 2006Paris, FranceCarpet (i) Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Květa Peschke Flag of Zimbabwe.svg Cara Black
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Rennae Stubbs
7–6(7–5), 6–4
Runner-up8.5 March 2006Acapulco, MexicoClay Flag of Japan.svg Shinobu Asagoe Flag of Germany.svg Anna-Lena Grönefeld
Flag of the United States.svg Meghann Shaughnessy
1–6, 3–6
Runner-up9.18 September 2006 Portorož, SloveniaHard Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Eva Birnerová Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lucie Hradecká
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Renata Voráčová
w/o
Runner-up10.3 March 2007Acapulco, MexicoClay Flag of Australia (converted).svg Nicole Pratt Flag of Spain.svg Arantxa Parra Santonja
Flag of Spain.svg Lourdes Domínguez Lino
3–6, 3–6

ITF finals

Singles (7–5)

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfaceOpponentScore
Runner-up1.26 November 1995 Le Havre, FranceClay (i) Flag of Tunisia.svg Selima Sfar 6–0, 3–6, 4–6
Runner-up2.7 October 1996 Saint-Raphaël, FranceHard (i) Flag of Germany.svg Susi Lohrmann 7–5, 2–6, 0–6
Winner1.2 February 1997 Dinan, FranceClay (i) Flag of France.svg Emmanuelle Curutchet 6–2, 7–6
Winner2.11 May 1997 Gelos, FranceClay Flag of France.svg Karolina Jagieniak 6–4, 6–2
Winner3.1 February 1998 Dinan, FranceClay (i) Flag of France.svg Élodie Le Bescond 6–1, 6–1
Winner4.17 September 2000 Bordeaux, FranceClay Flag of Bulgaria.svg Lubomira Bacheva 7–5, 6–2
Runner-up3.14 October 2001 Poitiers, FranceClay Flag of Hungary.svg Petra Mandula 5–7, 6–2, 1–6
Winner5.14 April 2002 Dinan, FranceClay (i) Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Zuzana Ondrášková 6–2, 7–5
Winner6.5 May 2002 Cagnes-sur-Mer, FranceClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Alena Vašková 7–5, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up4.16 June 2002 Marseille, FranceClay Flag of Spain.svg Conchita Martínez Granados 2–6, 6–3, 5–7
Runner-up5.19 September 2004 Bordeaux, FranceClay Flag of France.svg Virginie Razzano 7–5, 6–2
Winner7.16 October 2005 Joué-lès-Tours, FranceHard (i) Flag of Croatia.svg Jelena Kostanić 6–2, 6–1

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References

  1. "Roland-Garros: Émilie Loit prend sa retraite" (in French), Reuters, May 24, 2009.
  2. Tennis Magazine (France), September 2011 issue

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