Justine Henin

Justine Henin

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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

Profile

2010

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.

Wimbledon 2010
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.

Retirement

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).


Justine Henin Timeline

2011

2010

Ranking and Points History

DateRankPointsChange
November 8, 2010123415 
November 1, 2010123415 
October 25, 2010123415 
September 20, 2010163415 
September 13, 2010163415
August 23, 2010143415 
August 16, 2010143415
July 5, 2010133415
June 21, 2010163135
June 14, 2010182855 
 Points Chart



Justine Henin Titles

Partial list of titles won by Justine Henin

YearTournaments
2007Qatar Ladies Open, Dubai Tennis Championships, US Open, AEGON International, French Open
2006Pilot Pen Tennis, AEGON International, French Open
2005French Open, Family Circle Cup
2004Indian Wells Masters
2003Family Circle Cup, US Open, French Open
2002Brisbane International (doubles, partnering Meghann Shaughnessy)
2001Brisbane International, UNICEF Open

Justine Henin Finalist

Partial list of tournaments where Justine Henin is the finalist.

YearTournaments
2010Brisbane International
2007Miami Masters
2006Wimbledon, US Open
2003UNICEF Open
2002Brisbane International
2001Wimbledon

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