Eva Birnerová

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Eva Birnerová
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Birnerová at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships
Country (sports)Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
Residence Plzeň, Czech Republic
Born (1984-08-14) 14 August 1984 (age 35)
Duchcov, Czechoslovakia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Turned pro2002
Retired9 November 2018
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$1,131,089
Singles
Career record333–306
Career titles0 WTA, 8 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 59 (29 January 2007)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 3R (2007)
French Open 2R (2005)
Wimbledon 3R (2013)
US Open 2R (2006)
Doubles
Career record183–199
Career titles3 WTA, 11 ITF
Highest ranking52 (21 May 2012)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 3R (2005)
French Open 3R (2005)
Wimbledon 1R (2004, 2005, 2006, 2012, 2013)
US Open 2R (2004, 2005, 2006, 2012)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon 1R (2006)
Team competitions
Fed Cup 0–2
Last updated on: 29 December 2015.

Eva Birnerová (born 14 August 1984) is a retired professional Czech tennis player.

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Birnerová won three doubles titles on the WTA tour, as well as eight singles and 11 doubles titles on the ITF circuit in her career. On 29 January 2007, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 59. On 21 May 2012, she peaked at world number 52 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for the Czech Republic at the Fed Cup, Birnerová had a win–loss record of 0–2. [1]

Career

Birnerová was an all-court player who preferred playing on grass.

In juniors, Birnerová was the 2002 European Champion and No. 1 in World Ranking in 18-and-unders.

In 2006, Birnerová won her first WTA Tour doubles title in Stockholm alongside Jarmila Gajdošová.

In 2011, Birnerová reached her first WTA singles final in Tashkent, losing to top seed Ksenia Pervak in straight sets.

WTA finals

Singles (0–1)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfaceOpponentScore
Runner-up1.17 September 2011 Tashkent Open, Tashkent, UzbekistanHard Flag of Russia.svg Ksenia Pervak 3–6, 1–6

Doubles (3–6)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (3–6)
Finals by surface
Hard (1–4)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (2–2)
Carpet (0–0)
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfacePartnerOpponentsScore
Runner-up1.8 August 2005 Nordea Nordic Light Open, Stockholm, SwedenHard Flag of Italy.svg Mara Santangelo Flag of France.svg Émilie Loit
Flag of Slovenia.svg Katarina Srebotnik
4–6, 3–6
Winner1.7 August 2006 Nordea Nordic Light Open, Stockholm, SwedenHard Flag of Slovakia.svg Jarmila Gajdošová Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Yan Zi
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Jie
0–6, 6–4, 6–2
Runner-up2.18 September 2006 Banka Koper Slovenia Open, Portorož, SloveniaHard Flag of France.svg Émilie Loit Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lucie Hradecká
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Renata Voráčová
w/o
Winner2.17 July 2011 Gastein Ladies, Bad Gastein, AustriaClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lucie Hradecká Flag of Germany.svg Julia Görges
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Jarmila Gajdošová
4–6, 6–2, [12–10]
Winner3.18 February 2012 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá, ColombiaClay Flag of Russia.svg Alexandra Panova Flag of Luxembourg.svg Mandy Minella
Flag of Switzerland.svg Stefanie Vögele
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up3.5 May 2012 Budapest Grand Prix, Budapest, HungaryClay Flag of the Netherlands.svg Michaëlla Krajicek Flag of Slovakia.svg Janette Husárová
Flag of Slovakia.svg Magdaléna Rybáriková
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up4.28 July 2012 Baku Cup, Baku, AzerbaijanHard Flag of Italy.svg Alberta Brianti Flag of Ukraine.svg Irina Buryachok
Flag of Russia.svg Valeria Solovieva
3–6, 2–6
Runner-up5.23 February 2013 Copa Colsanitas, Bogotá, ColombiaClay Flag of Russia.svg Alexandra Panova Flag of Hungary.svg Tímea Babos
Flag of Luxembourg.svg Mandy Minella
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up6.7 April 2013 Monterrey Open, Monterrey, MexicoHard Flag of Thailand.svg Tamarine Tanasugarn Flag of Hungary.svg Tímea Babos
Flag of Japan.svg Kimiko Date-Krumm
1–6, 4–6

ITF finals (19–13)

Singles (8–5)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–2)
Clay (4–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–1)
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfaceOpponentScore
Winner1.17 September 2001 Glasgow, United KingdomHard (i) Flag of France.svg Sophie Erre 3–6, 7–5, 6–4
Winner2.25 February 2002 New Delhi, IndiaHard Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Peng Shuai 6–4, 7–5
Winner3.17 June 2002 Lenzerheide, SwitzerlandClay Flag of South Africa.svg Chanelle Scheepers 7–5, 6–4
Winner4.7 April 2003 Dinan, FranceClay (i) Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Zuzana Ondrášková 1–6, 6–2, 6–3
Winner5.7 July 2003 Vittel, FranceClay Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg Tatiana Poutchek 6–4, 6–4
Winner6.17 November 2003 Deauville, FranceClay (i) Flag of France.svg Camille Pin 6–4, 6–3
Winner7.30 January 2006 Urtijëi, ItalyCarpet (i) Flag of Poland.svg Marta Domachowska 4–6, 7–5, 6–2
Runner-up1.6 September 2010 Katowice, PolandClay Flag of Poland.svg Magda Linette 6–3, 2–6, 2–6
Winner8.20 September 2010 Shrewsbury, United KingdomHard (i) Flag of Luxembourg.svg Anne Kremer 7–6(7–1), 3–6, 6–0
Runner-up2.25 July 2011 Olomouc, Czech RepublicClay Flag of Italy.svg Nastassja Burnett 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up3.22 October 2012 Ismaning, GermanyCarpet (i) Flag of Germany.svg Annika Beck 3–6, 6–7(8–10)
Runner-up4.4 November 2013 Istanbul, TurkeyHard (i) Flag of Russia.svg Ksenia Pervak 4–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up5.9 December 2013 Madrid, SpainHard Flag of France.svg Amandine Hesse 6–4, 0–6, 2–6

Doubles (11–8)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–2)
Clay (6–6)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (2–0)
OutcomeNo.DateTournamentSurfacePartnerOpponentsScore
Winner1.12 October 1998 Nicosia, CyprusClay Flag of Germany.svg Annette Zweck Flag of Lithuania.svg Galina Misiuriova
Flag of Estonia.svg Liina Suurvarik
6–3, 6–4
Winner2.30 October 2000 Minsk, BelarusCarpet (i) Flag of Russia.svg Alexandra Zerkalova Flag of Russia.svg Raissa Gourevitch
Flag of Armenia.svg Liudmila Nikoyan
2–4, 3–5, 5–3, 4–2, 4–0
Runner-up1.25 February 2002 New Delhi, IndiaHard Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jana Hlaváčková Flag of South Korea.svg Choi Young-ja
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Eun-ha
7–6(7–4), 4–6, 3–6
Runner-up2.8 July 2002 Darmstadt, GermanyClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Dominika Luzarová Flag of Germany.svg Kirstin Freye
Flag of Germany.svg Andrea Glass
5–7, 2–6
Winner3.16 September 2002 Tbilisi, GeorgiaClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Gabriela Chmelinová Flag of Russia.svg Goulnara Fattakhetdinova
Flag of Russia.svg Maria Kondratieva
6–4, 6–0
Runner-up3.7 July 2003 Vittel, FranceClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Libuše Průšová Flag of Ukraine.svg Yuliya Beygelzimer
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg Tatiana Poutchek
3–6, 2–6
Winner4.26 April 2004 Cagnes-sur-Mer, FranceClay Flag of Bulgaria.svg Lubomira Bacheva Flag of Romania.svg Ruxandra Dragomir
Flag of Germany.svg Antonia Matic
4–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–3
Runner-up4.26 July 2004 Modena, ItalyClay Flag of Bulgaria.svg Lubomira Bacheva Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Gabriela Chmelinová
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Michaela Paštiková
2–6, 3–6
Winner5.13 October 2008 Saint-Raphaël, FranceHard (i) Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lucie Hradecká Flag of France.svg Gracia Radovanovic
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Renata Voráčová
6–4, 6–3
Winner6.12 April 2010 Cairo, EgyptClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Renata Voráčová Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg Ksenia Milevskaya
Flag of Slovakia.svg Lenka Wienerová
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner7.7 June 2010 Zlín, Czech RepublicClay Flag of France.svg Stéphanie Foretz Gacon Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tereza Hladíková
Flag of Slovakia.svg Michaela Pochabová
7–5, 4–6, 6–4
Winner8.28 June 2010 Cuneo, ItalyClay Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lucie Hradecká Flag of Romania.svg Sorana Cîrstea
Flag of Slovenia.svg Andreja Klepač
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up5.13 September 2010 Mestre, ItalyClay Flag of Slovenia.svg Andreja Klepač Flag of Italy.svg Claudia Giovine
Flag of Italy.svg Karin Knapp
7–6(8–6), 5–7, [11–13]
Runner-up6.4 October 2010 Jounieh, LebanonClay Flag of Slovenia.svg Andreja Klepač Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Petra Cetkovská
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Renata Voráčová
5–7, 2–6
Winner9.6 June 2011 Nottingham, United KingdomGrass Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Petra Cetkovská Flag of Russia.svg Regina Kulikova
Flag of Russia.svg Evgeniya Rodina
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up7.27 June 2011 Cuneo, ItalyClay Flag of Russia.svg Vesna Dolonts Flag of Luxembourg.svg Mandy Minella
Flag of Switzerland.svg Stefanie Vögele
3–6, 2–6
Winner10.24 October 2011 Barnstaple, United KingdomHard (i) Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Anne Keothavong Flag of Austria.svg Sandra Klemenschits
Flag of Germany.svg Tatjana Malek
7–5, 6–1
Runner-up8.12 March 2012 Nassau, BahamasHard Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Anne Keothavong Flag of Slovakia.svg Janette Husárová
Flag of Hungary.svg Katalin Marosi
1–6, 6–3, [6–10]
Winner11.17 February 2014 Kreuzlingen, SwitzerlandCarpet (i) Flag of the Netherlands.svg Michaëlla Krajicek Flag of Serbia.svg Aleksandra Krunić
Flag of Switzerland.svg Amra Sadiković
6–1, 4–6, [10–6]

Performance timelines

Singles

Tournament 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 W-L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open AA 1R LQ 1R 3R AAALQ 1R LQ2–4
French Open A 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R AAALQ 1R LQ1–6
Wimbledon ALQ 1R 1R 2R 1R AALQLQLQ 3R 3–5
US Open LQLQLQ 1R 2R LQLQALQLQLQLQ1–2
Win–Loss0–00–10–31–32–42–30–00–00–00–02–32–19–18

Doubles

Tournament 2004 2005 2006 2007 2011 2012 2013 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open 3R 1R 1R 2R 1R 3–5
French Open 3R 1R 1R 1R 1R 2–5
Wimbledon 1R 1R 1R 1R 1R 0–5
US Open 2R 2R 2R 1R 2R 1R 4–6
Win–Loss1–25–42–40–20–11–20–49–19

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