Jasmine Paolini

Jasmine Paolini
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Wimbledon 2018
Country (sports)  Italy
Residence Bagni di Lucca
Born (1996-01-04) 4 January 1996 (age 22)
Castelnuovo di Garfagnana
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $144,477
Singles
Career record 172–110
Career titles 6 ITF
Highest ranking No. 130 (19 June 2017)
Current ranking No. 178 (2 July 2018)
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon Q2 (2017)
US Open Q2 (2018)
Doubles
Career record 12–16
Career titles 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 898 (12 September 2016)
Team competitions
Fed Cup 1–1
Last updated on: 28 May 2018.

Jasmine Paolini (born 4 January 1996) is an Italian tennis player.

On 19 June 2017, Paolini reached her best singles ranking of world No. 130. On 12 September 2016, she peaked at No. 898 in the doubles rankings. She has won six ITF singles titles and one ITF doubles title.

She was born to an Italian father and to a mother of Ghanaian and Polish descent.[1]

Career[]

Paolini was given a main-draw wildcard into the 2015 Internazionali BNL d'Italia in the doubles event, partnering Nastassja Burnett.

After failing the qualifications at the 2018 Australian Open, she joined the Italian team in the Fed Cup in two occasions. On 1 May 2018, she had her first win with a top-20 player, Daria Kasatkina, and, the following day, she won against Anna Karolína Schmiedlová.[2]

ITF finals[]

Singles: 11 (6–5)[]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000/$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000/$15,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (1–1)
Clay (5–4)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner–up 1. 29 June 2013 Rome, Italy Clay Italy Martina Caregaro 2–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 17 August 2013 Locri, Italy Clay France Jade Suvrijn 6–1, 7–5
Winner 2. 27 July 2014 Viserba, Italy Clay Italy Anna Remondina 6–1, 6–0
Runner–up 2. 15 September 2014 Telavi, Georgia Clay Russia Daria Kasatkina 1–6, 6–4, [7–10]
Winner 3. 24 April 2016 Pula, Italy Clay France Tessah Andrianjafitrimo 1–0 ret.
Runner–up 3. 7 August 2016 Bad Saulgau, Germany Clay Germany Tamara Korpatsch 2–6, 3–6
Runner–up 4. 4 September 2016 Mamaia, Romania Clay Italy Jessica Pieri 3–6, 4–6
Runner–up 5. 2 October 2016 Clermont-Ferrand, France Hard (i) Netherlands Richèl Hogenkamp 4–6, 2–6
Winner 4. 28 November 2016 Valencia, Spain Clay Netherlands Quirine Lemoine 6–1, 2–6, 6–4
Winner 5. 11 June 2017 Marseille, France Clay Germany Tatjana Maria 6–4, 2–6, 6–1
Winner 6. 5 August 2017 Woking, United Kingdom Hard Romania Mihaela Buzarnescu 6–4, 1–6, 6–4

Doubles: 3 (1–2)[]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 28 June 2013 Rome, Italy Clay Italy Claudia Giovine Romania Bianca Hîncu
Italy Martina Di Giuseppe
1–6, 3–6
Winner 1. 14 September 2013 Pula, Italy Clay Italy Giorgia Marchetti Australia Alexandra Nancarrow
Germany Laura Schaeder
7–6(7–3), 7–6(7–3)
Runner-up 2. 12 March 2016 Weston, United States Clay Argentina Julieta Estable United States Katerina Stewart
Switzerland Tess Sugnaux
6–7(2–7), 3–6

References[]

  1. ^ "Camilla Cataldo, Jasmine Paolini, avanza il nuovo: "Il mio sogno è Wimbledon"". Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). 9 February 2017.
  2. ^ http://www.gwinnettprepsports.com/sportsxchange/wta-roundup-lucky-loser-upsets-rd-seed-in-prague/article_db0e10ca-5ddc-5065-aa0c-c94ff6cc429f.html

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