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Marion Bartoli

Tennis Player
Female
Born Oct 2, 1984
Age 29
Hometown Geneva
Plays Right-handed (two...
Turned Pro February 2000
Career Prize Money $7,829,632

Marion Bartoli is a top-10 French professional tennis player and the current French no. 1 (out of 5 French players in the top-100). She has won seven Women's Tennis Association singles titles and three doubles titles. She was also a runner-up at the 2007 Wimbledon Championships. Bartoli has defeated three reigning world no. 1 players in her career so far.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1984 Birth Born on October 2, 1984.

TEENAGE

1999 14 Years Old After a few aborted starts in 1999 and 2000, in 2001 she played in the ITF $10,000 clay events in the spring. … Read More
2002 17 Years Old In 2002, she received a wildcard into the Australian Open. … Read More
2003 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Bartoli began 2003 by reaching her first WTA semifinals in the Canberra Women's Classic, losing to Francesca Schiavone, 4–6, 6–3, 3–6, after coming through the qualifying draw. … Read More
Bartoli began 2004 by getting to her first Women's Tennis Association (WTA) semifinal in the season-opener in Auckland. … Read More

TWENTIES

2005 20 Years Old 1 More Event
…  As a result, her team leader Guy Forget resigned, and she was not chosen by the new team leader Georges Goven to play in 2005.
2006 21 Years Old In January 2006, Bartoli at 21 years of age won her first senior title at the ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand, beating Vera Zvonareva in the final, 6–2, 6–2. … Read More
…  She was also a runner-up at the 2007 Wimbledon Championships. … Read More
2009 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Seeded 14th at the 2009 US Open, Bartoli crushed Rossana de los Ríos 6–1, 6–0, but lost to eventual champion Kim Clijsters 7–5, 1–6, 2–6. … Read More
…  In 2010 Dubai Tennis Championships seeded 11th, she defeated Ai Sugiyama 6–0, 4–6, 7–6, and Francesca Schiavone 7–6, 3–6, 6–3, in the second round. … Read More
Bartoli kicked off her 2011 season on January 2 with an appearance at the 2011 Brisbane International. … Read More
She is known for her unorthodox style of play using two hands on both her forehand and backhand. On January 30th 2012 she rose to a new career high ranking of No.7 in the world.
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