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Country: Belgium |
Birthdate: June 01, 1982
Birthplace: Liege, Belgium
Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Height: 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
Weight: 57 kg (130 lb; 9.0 st)
Turned Pro: Jan 1999
Current WTA Singles Rank: 12|
Current WTA Singles Points: 3,415
Justine Henin was seeded No. 1 in the UNICEF Open 2010, a WTA International grass court tournament at 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands. Henin defeated Angelique Kerber, Roberta Vinci and Kristina Barrois to reach the semifinal. In the semifinal, Henin defeated Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania 6-2, 6-2. Henin won the UNICEF Open women's singles title defeating Andrea Petkovic of Germany 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.
Henin is seeded No. 17 at the Wimbledon grand slam tournament. She defeated No. 57 Anastasija Sevastova 6-4, 6-3 in the first round. In the second round, Henin defeated No. 73 Kristina Barrois of Germany 6-3, 7-5. Henin beat No. 12 seed Nadia Petrova of Russia 6-1, 6-4 to set up a fourth round clash with fellow Belgian and No. 8 seed Kim Clijsters.
Former World No. 1 Justine Henin has retired from tennis for the second time in her career. Henin who made her comeback last year announced her retirement on January 26, 2011, citing a lingering right elbow injury. She announced her retirement on her facebook page. Henin’s last professional tennis match was at the Australian Open where she lost to Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4, 7-6(8).
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Partial list of titles won by Justine Henin
|2007||Qatar Ladies Open, Dubai Tennis Championships, US Open, AEGON International, French Open|
|2006||Pilot Pen Tennis, AEGON International, French Open|
|2005||French Open, Family Circle Cup|
|2004||Indian Wells Masters|
|2003||Family Circle Cup, US Open, French Open|
|2002||Brisbane International (doubles, partnering Meghann Shaughnessy)|
|2001||Brisbane International, UNICEF Open|
Partial list of tournaments where Justine Henin is the finalist.
|2006||Wimbledon, US Open|