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Arantxa Rus

Arantxa Rus
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Country (sports) Netherlands
ResidenceMonster, Netherlands
Born (1990-12-13) 13 December 1990 (age 28)
Delft, Netherlands
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro2008
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachJulian Alonso
Prize money$1,415,517
Singles
Career record472-300 (61.1%)
Career titles0 WTA, 20 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 61 (13 August 2012)
Current rankingNo. 97 (7 October 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open2R (2011)
French Open4R (2012)
Wimbledon3R (2012)
US Open2R (2011)
Doubles
Career record149-130 (53.4%)
Career titles1 WTA, 9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 114 (23 July 2018)
Current rankingNo. 170 (21 October 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open1R (2012, 2013)
French Open1R (2013)
Wimbledon1R (2012)
US Open1R (2011, 2012)
Team competitions
Fed Cup15-15 (singles 15-10, doubles 0-5)
Last updated on: 13 September 2019.

Arantxa Rus (Dutch pronunciation: [a:?rca: 'r?s]; born 13 December 1990) is a Dutch tennis player. In 2008, she won the Australian Open for juniors, defeating Jessica Moore from Australia. With this win she went from 35th to second place on the junior rankings, ultimately becoming the world junior No. 1 player.

Rus' biggest singles successes to date are a second-round upset over world No. 2 Kim Clijsters at the 2011 French Open, saving two match points in the second set, reaching the fourth round at the 2012 French Open, and defeating world No. 5 Samantha Stosur in the 2012 Wimbledon Championships. Her maiden WTA Tour title was the Swedish Open doubles in 2017, partnering Quirine Lemoine.

Tennis career

2005-2007

At age 14, Arantxa played her first ITF pro tournament at Alkmaar. She lost in the second round to Julie Coin.

In 2006, she played two more ITF tournaments at Heerhugowaard and Vlaardingen, reaching the semifinals at the latter.

In 2007, Rus continued playing ITF tournaments winning her first at Vlaardingen and second at Alphen aan de Rijn. In San Luis Potosí, she reached the finals, but lost in three sets. In 's-Hertogenbosch she was granted a wild card to play her first WTA Tour main draw. She lost to Alona Bondarenko 1-6, 1-6 in the first round. Her end-of-season ranking was 465.

2008

At the junior level, she wins the Australian Open and reached the semifinals at Roland Garros and quarterfinals at Wimbledon. In April she won an ITF tournament in Bari beating 4 seeded players along the way, including Lucie Hradecká and Alberta Brianti

Rus was given another wild card to play 's-Hertogenbosch, where she was defeated in the first round by Mariya Koryttseva 4-6, 4-6.

In September she played qualifications in Guangzhou winning both matches and reaching the main draw. In the first round she beat Yanina Wickmayer in three sets. This was her first main-draw win on the WTA Tour. Rus reached the quarterfinal by beating Gisela Dulko 6-4, 6-4.[1] However, she lost to Camille Pin 3-6, 3-6.[2]

After coming through the qualifications, she reached the second round in Tashkent losing to top seed Peng Shuai in two sets. In Opole she won another ITF tournament, her second in 2008, and fourth overall. With this win she ended the year ranked 188.

2009

Rus playing in the 2009 US Open

Rus failed at Hobart and Australian Open qualifying. Then she played some qualifying matches on few tournaments, but with no success. On the clay season she found her game and in Marbella she passed through the qualifying rounds, won in the first round, but lost to third seed Kaia Kanepi. A bigger result came at the second Grand Slam tournament of the season, Roland Garros, where she started as world No. 142. She passed through the qualifying rounds, won her first-round match against Olivia Sanchez 6-1, 6-1 but then lost to Yaroslava Shvedova 0-6, 2-6. She played a few more tournaments without much success. Then, in the end of the season, she won ten of eleven matches. First, at ITF Poitiers she passed through the qualifying rounds, won matches against third seed Alexandra Dulgheru and Séverine Beltrame before losing in the quarterfinals to Pauline Parmentier. Then she played at ITF Nantes where she won the title without dropping a set through the tournament. She came through with a two-set victory against Renata Vorá?ová in the final. She ended the year with a win/loss record of 37-24.

2010

Rus failed at the qualifying rounds of the Hobart International and the Australian Open. She played few tournaments but her biggest result was in Marbella when she qualified to the first round. Then in Estoril she passed three qualifying round, won two matches in main draw but lost to Sorana Cîrstea 6-4, 6-1. She lost at the US Open qualifying second round to Wimbledon junior champion Kristýna Plí?ková 7-6, 6-7, 2-6. She played at Koddaert Ladies Open. In the first round, she overcame eighth seed Tathiana Garbin 6-3, 6-2 and in the second round was better than Michaëlla Krajicek (6-1, 6-4). She lost in the quarterfinals to No. 2 seed Timea Bacsinszky in two sets. Then she played qualifying at the Luxembourg Open, but she lost in first round to No. 5 seed Sorana Cîrstea 6-4, 3-6, 7-6. Later, she played in the Real Tennis Masters Rotterdam final against Michaëlla Krajicek, but lost 4-6, 2-6. She ended the year with a win/loss record of 33-26.

2011

Roland Garros 2011

Her first tournament was the Brisbane International, where she played through the qualifying rounds. In the first round, she defeated Isabella Holland 6-2, 6-2. In the second round, she defeated Olivia Rogowska 6-1, 6-7, 6-2, but then lost to Anna Tatishvili in two sets. Rus next went through the qualifying rounds at the Medibank International Sydney. In the first round, she beat 1999 Wimbledon semifinalist Mirjana Lu?i? 6-4, 6-2, but in the second round, she lost against Bojana Jovanovski in a narrow three-setter.

In the first Grand Slam event of the season, the Australian Open, Rus went through the qualifying rounds, as the No. 18 seed. In the first round, she defeated Julia Cohen 6-3, 6-2. In the second, she again defeated Isabella Holland 6-2, 6-3, and in the third qualifying round, Rus beat Kurumi Nara 6-4, 6-1. In her first Australian Open main-draw appearance, she defeated Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-1, 3-6, 7-5, but she easily lost to No. 23 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova in the second round.

Then, she played for the Netherlands Fed Cup Team at Group I of the European/African Zone. She won all of her singles matches against Hungary, Romania, and Latvia, helping the Netherlands with three victories. But they lost in the Promotional Play-off against Switzerland 2-1.

She played at ITF Stockholm, where she won the doubles title with Anastasiya Yakimova (BLR), and she lost the singles final from Kristina Mladenovic. She withdrew from WTA Monterrey because of illness. At BNP Paribas Open she played qualifications, but lost to Jamie Hampton in three sets. Next was ITF tournament The Bahamas Women's Open where she beat Jill Craybas 6-3, 6-4, Kristina Barrois 7-5, 6-2 in the first two rounds. In the quarterfinals, she met her doubles partner Anastasiya Yakimova and lost 3-6, 3-6. Then, she played qualifying matches for the 2011 Sony Ericsson Open in Miami. In the first round, she defeated Japanese Misaki Doi 6-1, 6-2 and Michelle Larcher de Brito 6-4, 6-2 in the second qualifying round. In the main draw, she lost in the first round against Lourdes Domínguez Lino 6-4, 6-7, 6-4.

Next was the Andalucia Tennis Experience, where she faced Dinara Safina in the first round, losing 6-3, 2-6, 4-6. She also lost in the first round at Fes 6-4, 4-6, 3-6 to Aravane Rezaï. Then she played qualifying matches for the Estoril Open, beating Anne Kremer in the first round 6-0, 6-1, but losing against Sesil Karatancheva 7-5, 4-6, 2-6. She played the first round at the Mutua Madrileña Madrid Open, losing against Maria Sharapova 6-2, 3-6, 2-6.

She continued on the ITF circuit, first at Saint-Gaudens. In the first round, Rus beat Claire de Gubernatis 6-1, 6-1, and in the second round Séverine Beltrame 6-3, 6-3. In the quarterfinal, she beat former junior No. 1 Elina Svitolina 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, and in the semifinal, Rus defeated Valeria Savinykh 7-5, 7-5. She lost to Anastasia Pivovarova in the final in three sets. Then, she went on to the French Open and defeated Marina Erakovic 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the first round. In the second round, she defeated the No. 2 seed Kim Clijsters 3-6, 7-5, 6-1, after saving two match points. She lost to Maria Kirilenko 6-1, 6-1. Than she played at UNICEF Open where she defeated Indy de Vroome and CoCo Vandeweghe before she lost again to Svetlana Kuznetsova. In Wimbledon qualifying first round, she was better than Olivia Sanchez before she lost to Lindsay Lee-Waters in second round. Then she played at ITF Cuneo where she defeated Camilla Rosatello, Laura Pous Tió, Petra Marti? and Mirjana Lu?i? but lost to Anna Tatishvili in the final. She was playing at ITF Contrexéville where as top seed she defeated Anna-Lena Grönefeld 6-3, 6-2 in the first round, Roxane Vaisemberg 6-0, 6-3 in the second, but lost to Iryna Brémond in the quarterfinals. Then, she played ITF Astana where she defeated Zarina Diyas 6-7, 6-3, 7-6 in the first round; but in second round against Ekaterina Bychkova, she retired in the third set when Bychkova leading 2-0. After that, she had tough trainings until the US Open where she defeated Elena Vesnina 6-4, 6-2 but clearly lost to Caroline Wozniacki in the second round. After that, she played at ITF Nigbo and lost to Xu Yi-fan in second round. Then she had three first-round losses at Seoul (lost to Dulgheru), Pan Pacific open (to Pavlyuchenkova) and at qualifying first round in Linz (lost to Broady). Then she had huge break from tennis and played next tournament at ITF Dubai. She won matches against Erika Sema, Conny Perrin, Akgul Amanmuradova before she lost to Kristina Mladenovic in the semifinals.

2012

Started year at Brisbane, lost Q 1st round match to Arantxa Parra Santonja 2-6, 7-6, 6-4 and lost to Vania King 5-7, 6-3, 6-1 in the same round at WTA Sydney. In her second Australian Open main-draw appearance, she lost to Lesia Tsurenko 7-6, 6-1.

She missed Fed Cup matches due tooth infection, and then lost in Qatar qualifying first round against Caroline Garcia. She went on in Dubai and defeated Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová in the qualifying first round, and Ons Jabeur in the second before she lost to Simona Halep in final qualifying round.

She went over to the Indian Wells Masters but lost to Elena Baltacha 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the first round. After that, she played an ITF tournament in Clearwater. She defeated Tetiana Luzhanska and Sachia Vickery before losing to Garbiñe Muguruza Blanco. She then headed over to the Miami Masters, where she beat Caroline Garcia 2-6, 6-3, 6-1 before she lost to Misaki Doi.

Then, on her first clay tournament of the year, The Oaks Club Challenger, she won her first title after ITF Nantes in 2009. She defeated Misaki Doi, Irina Falconi, Florencia Molinero, Edina Gallovits-Hall and in the final, Sesil Karatantcheva with 6-4, 6-1. She played in Charleston and lost in the first round against Anna Tatishvili in three sets. In Brussels, she reached the second round after beating Zheng Jie 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, but had to retire because of a lower back injury in her second-round match against Sofia Arvidsson.

Rus entered Roland Garros main draw based on her ranking. She reached the second round after Jamie Hampton retired with Rus leading 6-4, 4-3. She then beat Virginie Razzano, who had a shock win over Serena Williams in the first round, in two sets. Subsequently, for the first time in her career, she reached the last 16 of a Grand Slam tournament with a victory in three sets over 25th seed Julia Görges. She lost in the fourth round from 23rd seed Kaia Kanepi in 1-6, 6-4, 0-6. Rus was the first Dutchwoman in 19 years to reach the fourth round in Paris, the last being Brenda Schultz-McCarthy in 1993.

Rus entered Wimbledon and beat Misaki Doi 7-5, 6-3 in the first round. She then shocked the fifth seeded Samantha Stosur 6-2, 0-6, 6-4 in the second round. She lost in the third round to Peng Shuai in straight stes. It was her best Wimbledon result in her career. Afterwards, she reached the semifinals at a $100k tournament in Biarritz played on clay. Her last win at WTA level was in Dallas, as she went on to lose in the first round at the US Open, Seoul, Linz and Luxembourg tournaments.

Rus finished the year ranked as the 68th player in the world.

2013

Losing 4-6, 2-6 to Olga Puchkova in the first round of Wimbledon was her 17th loss at the WTA level in a row, tying the longest losing streak in WTA history.[3] She ended this streak in Bad Gastein,[4] where she defeated María Teresa Torró Flor and Estrella Cabeza Candela in the first two rounds. In the quarterfinals she lost to Yvonne Meusburger, who then went on to win the tournament in her homeland. Rus stopped playing WTA tournaments and proceeded to have success in the ITF circuit, winning four $25k singles titles on clay: at Fleurus, Alphen a/d Rijn, Vallduxo and Sant Cugat. She also won two doubles titles at Cagnes-sur-Mer and Taipei.

Rus's singles main draw win/loss ratio was 2-13 for WTA and Grand Slam level and 30-9 for ITF level. Her end of the season ranking was 160.

2014

Her success in the ITF circuit the previous year allowed her to play the qualifying rounds of the major tournaments, failing to win a match at the Australian Open, Wimbledon Championships and US Open. At the French Open, Rus beat Lyudmyla Kichenok in the first qualifying round, but lost to Timea Bacsinszky in the second round. She failed to qualify for several WTA tournaments: Brisbane, Florianopolis, Katowice Open, Ricoh Open and Bastad.

At the Fed Cup World Group II playoffs, Rus played two singles matches for the Netherlands, beating world No. 100 Kurumi Nara and losing to Misaki Doi in three sets, ultimately the Netherlands beat Japan with a score of 3-2.[5]

Rus didn't reach a singles final at the ITF level that year, but she had success on clay again, reaching the semifinals of four $25k tournaments played in Chiasso, Wiesbaden, Brescia and Dobrich. She won a doubles title alongside Demi Schuurs, at Fleurus. However, with an overall 21-16 win/loss ratio at ITF level, Rus finished the year as number 230 in the singles rankings.

2015

In February, playing on indoor clay, the Netherlands faced Slovakia at the Fed Cup World Group II tie. There, Rus scored wins against two top-100 players Magdalena Rybarikova and Anna Karolina Schmiedlova. The Netherlands went on to win the tie 4-1 and moved on to the World Group playoffs.[6] Playing the World Group playoffs against Australia and on indoor clay again, Rus, ranked 217th in the world, lost her first match against Casey Dellacqua, but beat 48th-ranked Jarmila Gajdosova in a 0-6, 7-5, 7-5 match, ultimately helping the Netherlands get the win and a pass to the Fed Cup World Group for the first time since 1998.[7] As a result of her performance, she was nominated for a Heart Award by the Fed Cup, ultimately losing to Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu.[8][9]

Rus had little success in the 2015 ITF Women's Circuit. In January, she reached the semifinals of a $25k tournament in Daytona Beach, losing to Belgium's Elise Mertens. In June, she reached the final of a $15k tournament in Zeeland, Netherlands, losing to Quirine Lemoine. In August, she lost to Kiki Bertens in the semifinals of a $25,000 tournament in Koksijde, Belgium. Rus reached three doubles finals, two alongside Lesley Kerkhove and one with Elise Mertens. She had a 23-24 singles win/loss ratio this year at the ITF circuit, not counting qualifying matches. She finished the year as the world No. 289 in singles, her lowest year-end ranking since 2007.

2016

Rus's low ranking meant she had to qualify for several ITF tournaments, successfully doing so seven times out of seven throughout the season. In February, she played on indoor carpet at $25k Altenkirchen, Germany, winning two qualifying rounds to enter the main draw, and winning another four matches to reach the final where she lost to Ysaline Bonaventure. In July, she reached the semifinals of a $50k clay-court tournament in Rome where she lost to Laura Pous-Tio. Rus reached the semifinals of another two $25k tournaments, both played on outdoor clay, in Aschaffenburg (where she had to win three qualifying rounds) and Leipzig, losing both times at that stage. In October, she won back to back $25k titles in Thailand and France. Rus reached the singles quarterfinals or better at eleven ITF tournaments this year. She also won three doubles titles.

Rus won 39 singles matches in the ITF circuit, and with a 39-21 win/loss ratio she finished the year in the top 200 for the first time since 2013, as the 174th singles player in the rankings, moving 115 spots up from the previous year.

2017

For the first time since 2014, Rus played the qualifying rounds of a major, at the Australian Open, losing in the first round to Roumanian Ana Bogdan in three sets. In March, she reached the quarterfinals of a $60k hard-court tournament in Zhuhai, China.

She played doubles for the Netherlands at the Fed Cup, pairing Cindy Burger. Both times they played, it was a dead rubber. Netherlands lost their First Round in the World Group to Belarus, but beat Slovakia in the playoffs, staying in the World Group for 2018.

Rus went on a three-match losing streak, which included a qualifying round at the Morocco Open, a WTA tournament. She broke this streak at the women's singles qualifying for the French Open, where she won her first two matches against Viktoriya Tomova and Antonia Lottner. She lost the last qualifying match against compatriot Quirine Lemoine in three sets, despite having a match point.

Rus received a wildcard for the 2017 Ricoh Open, a WTA International tournament hosted in her homeland. This was Rus's first grasscourt tournament since 2014. In the first round, she upset 36-ranked Timea Babos in a 5-7, 6-2, 6-3 three setter. She won her second round match against Czech Andrea Hlavá?ková in straight sets. In the Quarterfinals, she lost to eventual runner-up Natalia Vikhlyantseva in straight sets. This performance marked Rus's first wins at WTA level since the 2013 Gastein Ladies where she also reached the quarterfinals.[10] This also marked the first time Rus won a main draw grasscourt match since the 2012 Wimbledon Championships. As a result, Rus moved up 25 spots in the WTA rankings from world No. 183 to 158, her highest ranking in almost three years.

She won her first WTA title in the Swedish Open doubles at Båstad, partnering Quirine Lemoine. In the on-court television interview after the win Lemoine explained that the win was even more special because the two had been friends since they were ten years old.

Grand Slam finals

Girls' singles: 1 (1 title)

Result Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Win 2008 Australian Open Hard Australia Jessica Moore 6-3, 6-4

WTA career finals

Doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0-0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0-0)
Premier (0-0)
International (1-1)
Result W-L Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Win 1-0 Jul 2017 Swedish Open, Sweden Clay Netherlands Quirine Lemoine Argentina María Irigoyen
Czech Republic Barbora Krej?íková
3-6, 6-3, [10-8]
Loss 1-1 Jul 2019 Palermo International, Italy Clay Georgia (country) Ekaterine Gorgodze Sweden Cornelia Lister
Czech Republic Renata Vorá?ová
6-7(2), 2-6

WTA 125 series finals

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)

Result W-L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0-1 Nov 2017 Taipei Open, Taiwan 125K Carpet (i) Switzerland Belinda Bencic 6-7(3), 1-6

ITF Circuit finals

Singles: 33 (23 titles, 10 runner-ups)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result W-L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1-0 Aug 2007 ITF Vlaardingen, Netherlands 10,000 Clay Germany Anne Schäfer 6-7(5), 6-2, 6-2
Win 2-0 Sep 2007 ITF Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands 10,000 Clay Netherlands Renée Reinhard 4-6, 7-5, 7-6(2)
Loss 2-1 Oct 2007 ITF San Luis Potosí, Mexico 25,000 Hard Colombia Mariana Duque-Marino 6-3, 4-6, 3-6
Win 3-1 Apr 2008 ITF Bari, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Alberta Brianti 2-6, 7-5, 6-3
Loss 3-2 Jul 2008 ITF Zwevegem, Belgium 25,000 Clay Belarus Ksenia Milevskaya 4-6, 6-3, 6-7(5)
Win 4-2 Nov 2008 ITF Opole, Poland 25,000 Carpet (i) Croatia Ana Vrlji? 4-6, 7-5, 6-3
Win 5-2 Nov 2009 ITF Nantes, France 50,000 Hard (i) Czech Republic Renata Vorá?ová 6-3, 6-2
Loss 5-3 Feb 2011 ITF Stockholm, Sweden 25,000 Hard (i) France Kristina Mladenovic 3-6, 4-6
Loss 5-4 May 2011 ITF Saint-Gaudens, France 50,000 Clay Russia Anastasia Pivovarova 6-7(4), 7-6(3), 2-6
Loss 5-5 Jul 2011 ITF Cuneo, Italy 100,000 Clay Georgia (country) Anna Tatishvili 4-6, 3-6
Win 6-5 Apr 2012 ITF Osprey, United States 50,000 Clay Kazakhstan Sesil Karatantcheva 6-4, 6-1
Win 7-5 Sep 2013 ITF Fleurus, Belgium 25,000 Clay Latvia Di?na Marcink?vi?a 6-3, 6-2
Win 8-5 Sep 2013 ITF Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands 25,000 Clay Germany Carina Witthöft 4-6, 6-2, 6-2
Win 9-5 Oct 2013 ITF Vallduxo, Spain 25,000 Clay France Alize Lim 6-1, 6-1
Win 10-5 Oct 2013 ITF Sant Cugat, Spain 25,000 Clay Italy Alberta Brianti 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
Loss 10-6 Jun 2015 ITF Zeeland, Netherlands 10,000 Hard Netherlands Quirine Lemoine 1-6, 2-6
Loss 10-7 Feb 2016 ITF Altenkirchen, Germany 25,000 Carpet (i) Belgium Ysaline Bonaventure 3-6, 3-6
Win 11-7 Oct 2016 ITF Hua Hin, Thailand 25,000 Hard Thailand Nicha Lertpitaksinchai 3-6, 7-6(4), 7-6(3)
Win 12-7 Oct 2016 ITF Équeurdreville, France 25,000 Hard (i) Belgium Maryna Zanevska 6-2, 6-1
Win 13-7 Jul 2017 ITF Middelburg, Netherlands 25,000 Clay Greece Valentini Grammatikopoulou 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
Win 14-7 Sep 2017 ITF Hua Hin, Thailand 25,000 Hard United States Jacqueline Cako 6-1, 6-3
Loss 14-8 Jan 2018 ITF Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France 60,000 Hard (i) Spain Georgina García Pérez 2-6, 0-6
Loss 14-9 Nov 2018 ITF Wirral, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard (i) Latvia Di?na Marcink?vi?a 6-7(2), 6-0, 6-7(4)
Loss 14-10 Jan 2019 ITF Singapore, Singapore 25,000 Hard India Ankita Raina 3-6, 2-6
Win 15-10 Apr 2019 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Ukraine Daria Lopatetska 6-7(2), 6-3, 6-1
Win 16-10 Apr 2019 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay United States Elizabeth Halbauer 6-2, 6-7(6), 6-1
Win 17-10 Jul 2019 ITF The Hague, Netherlands 25,000 Clay Russia Valentina Ivakhnenko 6-2, 6-2
Win 18-10 Aug 2019 ITF El Espinar, Spain 25,000 Hard Bulgaria Julia Terziyska 6-4, 6-1
Win 19-10 Aug 2019 ITF Cordenons, Spain 25,000 Clay Slovenia Nika Radi?i? 4-6, 6-4, 6-1
Win 20-10 Sep 2019 ITF Marbella, Spain 25,000 Clay Spain Marina Bassols Ribera 6-2, 6-2
Win 21-10 Sep 2019 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Elisabetta Cocciaretto 6-3, 6-7(5-7), 6-4
Win 22-10 Oct 2019 ITF Seville, Spain 25,000 Clay Romania Patricia Maria ?ig 6-4, 6-4
Win 23-10 Nov 2019 ITF Petange, Luxemburg 25,000 Hard (i) Romania Laura-loana Paar 6-3, 3-6, 6-3

Doubles: 23 (9 titles, 14 runner-ups)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result W-L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1-0 Oct 2007 ITF Mexico City, Mexico 25,000 Hard Netherlands Nicole Thijssen Croatia Ivana Abramovi?
Croatia Maria Abramovi?
6-0, 6-1
Loss 1-1 Nov 2008 ITF Opole, Poland 25,000 Carpet Poland Katarzyna Piter Poland Karolina Kosi?ska
Poland Aleksandra Rosolska
6-2, 6-7(6), [7-10]
Loss 1-2 May 2010 ITF Rome, Italy 50,000 Clay France Iryna Brémond United States Christina McHale
Australia Olivia Rogowska
4-6, 1-6
Win 2-2 Feb 2011 ITF Stockholm, Sweden 25,000 Hard (i) Belarus Anastasiya Yakimova France Claire Feuerstein
Russia Ksenia Lykina
6-3, 2-6, [10-8]
Win 3-2 May 2013 ITF Cagnes-sur-Mer, France 100,000 Clay United States Vania King Colombia Catalina Castaño
Brazil Teliana Pereira
4-6, 7-5, [10-8]
Loss 3-3 Oct 2013 ITF Vallduxo, Spain 25,000 Clay Netherlands Cindy Burger Argentina Florencia Molinero
France Laura Thorpe
1-6, 4-6
Win 4-3 Oct 2013 ITF Taipei, Chinese Taipei 50,000 Hard Netherlands Lesley Kerkhove Chinese Taipei Chen Yi
Thailand Luksika Kumkhum
6-4, 2-6, [14-12]
Loss 4-4 Jun 2014 ITF Stuttgart, Germany 25,000 Clay Netherlands Lesley Kerkhove Switzerland Viktorija Golubic
Germany Laura Siegemund
3-6, 3-6
Win 5-4 Aug 2014 ITF Fleurus, Belgium 25,000 Clay Netherlands Demi Schuurs Sweden Hilda Melander
Russia Marina Melnikova
6-4, 6-1
Loss 5-5 Sep 2014 ITF Podgorica, Montenegro 25,000 Clay Switzerland Xenia Knoll Romania Alexandra Cadan?u
Liechtenstein Stephanie Vogt
1-6, 6-3, [2-10]
Loss 5-6 Oct 2014 ITF Monterrey, México 50,000 Hard Belgium Elise Mertens Spain Lourdes Domínguez Lino
Colombia Mariana Duque
3-6, 6-7
Loss 5-7 Jan 2015 ITF Daytona Beach, United States 25,000 Clay Belgium Elise Mertens United States Sanaz Marand
United States Jan Abaza
4-6, 6-3, [6-10]
Loss 5-8 Sep 2015 ITF Alphen a/d Rijn, Netherlands 25,000 Clay Netherlands Lesley Kerkhove Netherlands Quirine Lemoine
Netherlands Eva Wacanno
6-3, 4-6, [7-10]
Loss 5-9 Oct 2015 ITF Kirkland, United States 50,000 Hard Netherlands Lesley Kerkhove France Stéphanie Foretz
Luxembourg Mandy Minella
4-6, 6-4, [4-10]
Win 6-9 Feb 2016 ITF Beinasco, Italy 25,000 Clay Turkey ?pek Soylu North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska
Bosnia and Herzegovina Dea Herdzelas
6-4, 6-2
Win 7-9 Apr 2016 ITF Wiesbaden, Germany 25,000 Clay Belgium Marie Benoît Belgium Steffi Distelmans
Netherlands Demi Schuurs
6-2, 6-2
Win 8-9 Sep 2016 ITF Budapest, Hungary 50,000 Clay Netherlands Cindy Burger Hungary Ágnes Bukta
Czech Republic Jesika Male?ková
6-1, 6-4
Loss 8-10 Aug 2018 ITF Vancouver, Canada 100,000 Hard Ukraine Kateryna Kozlova United States Desirae Krawczyk
Mexico Giuliana Olmos
2-6, 5-7
Loss 8-11 Oct 2018 ITF Poitiers, France 80,000 Hard Switzerland Viktorija Golubic Russia Anna Blinkova
Russia Alexandra Panova
1-6, 1-6
Win 9-11 Jan 2019 ITF Singapore, Singapore 25,000 Hard Netherlands Quirine Lemoine Chinese Taipei Chen Pei-hsuan
Chinese Taipei Wu Fang-hsien
6-2, 6-4
Loss 9-12 Sep 2019 ITF Marbella, Spain 25,000 Hard United Kingdom Gabriella Taylor Spain Irene Burillo Escorihuela
Spain Andrea Lazaro Garcia
6-2, 6-4
Loss 9-13 Oct 2019 ITF Seville, Spain 25,000 Clay Spain Eva Guerrero Álvarez Belgium Marie Benoît
Germany Julia Wachaczyk
0-6, 7-6(7-3), [4-10]
Loss 9-14 Nov 2019 ITF Petange, Luxemburg 25,000 Hard (i) Poland Katarzyna Piter Romania Laura-ioana Paar
Germany Julia Wachaczyk
6-7(11-13), 6-1, [9-11]

Performance timelines

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Singles

Only main-draw results in WTA Tour, Grand Slam tournaments and Olympic Games are included in Win-Loss records.

This table is current through the 2019 China Open.

Notes

  • 1 The first Premier 5 event of the year has switched back and forth between the Dubai Tennis Championships and the Qatar Total Open since 2009. Dubai was classified as a Premier 5 event from 2009-2011 before being succeeded by Doha for the 2012-2014 period. In 2015, Dubai regained its Premier 5 status while Doha was demoted to Premier status. The two tournaments have since alternated status every year.
  • 2 In 2014, the Toray Pan Pacific Open was downgraded to a Premier event and replaced by the Wuhan Open.

Grand Slam doubles performance timeline

Tournament 2011 2012 2013 W-L
Australian Open A 1R 1R 0-2
French Open A A 1R 0-1
Wimbledon A 1R A 0-1
US Open 1R 1R A 0-2
Win-Loss 0-1 0-3 0-2 0-6

References

  1. ^ "Arantxa Rus reaches quarterfinals in Guangzhou". Archived from the original on 8 June 2011. Retrieved 2008.
  2. ^ Pin defeats Rus in Guangzhou
  3. ^ "Arantxa Rus loses record-tying 17th consecutive match". Archived from the original on 15 August 2013. Retrieved 2013.
  4. ^ "Barthel Races Through in Bad Gastein". 15 July 2013. Retrieved 2016.
  5. ^ "Tennis: Dutch down Japan in Fed Cup World Group II playoffs". 21 April 2014. Retrieved 2017.
  6. ^ "Netherlands overcome Slovakia in Apeldoorn". 8 February 2015. Retrieved 2017.
  7. ^ "Seventh heaven as Dutch continue winning streak". 15 April 2015. Retrieved 2017.
  8. ^ "Heart Award nominee: Arantxa Rus (NED)". 27 March 2015. Retrieved 2017.
  9. ^ "Heart Award victory for Begu". 16 April 2015. Retrieved 2017.
  10. ^ "Rus rushes Babos out of 's-Hertogenbosch". 12 June 2017. Retrieved 2017.

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