Elena Dementieva

Elena Dementieva

Top players from Russian FederationElena Dementieva (#9)Nikolay Davydenko (#42)Svetlana Kuznetsova (#46)Vera Zvonareva (#148)Dinara Safina (#454)

Country: Russian Federation
Birthdate: October 15, 1981
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Nicknames: Lena
Height: 5
Weight: 141 lbs. (64 kg)
Turned Pro: 1998-08-25
Current WTA Singles Rank: 9
Current WTA Singles Points: 4,335

Profile

Elena Viatcheslavovna Dementieva, is a Russian professional tennis player, who has won the gold medal at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and a silver medal in the 2000 Olympics. Dementieva has also reached the finals of two Grand Slam events. Her career high ranking was World No. 3 which she achieved on April 6, 2009

Retirement

Elena Dementieva announced her retirement in an on-court ceremony on October 29, 2010. She announced the retirement following her loss to Francesca Schiavone. Dementieva ended her career ranked World No. 9, with 16 WTA singles titles and 2 Grand Slam final appearances.

2010

Elena Dementieva was seeded No. 5 in the French Open 2010 grand slam. Dementieva beat Petra Martic, Anabel Medina Garrigues and Aleksandra Wozniack on her way to the fourth round. In her fourth round match, Dementieva beat Chanelle Scheepers. Dementieva rallied from a set down to defeat Nadia Petrova in the quarterfinals to reach the semis. In the semifinals, she retired with a leg calf injury after losing the first set in a tie-break to Francesca Schiavone 6-7(3).

Elena Dementieva has pulled out of the Wimbledon 2010 grand slam with a calf injury.

2009


Ranking and Points History

DateRankPointsChange
November 8, 201094335 
November 1, 201094335 
October 25, 201094085 
September 20, 2010103945 
September 13, 2010103945
August 23, 2010133566
August 16, 201084241
July 5, 201064670
June 21, 201055570 
June 14, 201055570 
 Points Chart



Elena Dementieva Titles

Partial list of titles won by Elena Dementieva

YearTournaments
2010Open GDF SUEZ
2009ASB Classic
2008Dubai Tennis Championships

Elena Dementieva Finalist

Partial list of tournaments where Elena Dementieva is the finalist.

YearTournaments
2010Malaysian Open
2009Open GDF SUEZ
2006Indian Wells Masters
2005Family Circle Cup
2004US Open, Miami Masters, French Open
2002UNICEF Open, Indian Wells Masters (doubles, partnering Janette Husarova), Open GDF SUEZ (doubles, partnering Janette Husarova)
2001Mexican Open

Performance Timeline

Tournament1995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010Career SRCareer W-LWin %
Grand Slam Tournaments
Australian OpenAAAA2R3R3R4R1R1R4R1R4R4RSF2R0 / 1226-1268%
French OpenAAAA2R2R2R4R1RF4R3R3RQF3RSF0 / 1232-1271%
WimbledonAAAA1R1R3R4R4R1R4RQF3RSFSFA0 / 1129-1171%
US OpenAAALQ3RSF4R2R4RFSFQF3RSF2R4R0 / 1339-1375%
Win-Loss0-00-00-00-111-68-38-410-46-411-414-410-49-417-413-49-30 / 48126-4872%

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