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Bruna Colosio
Bruna Colósio
Country (sports) Brazil
Born (1980-10-13) 13 October 1980 (age 40)
Cascavel, Brazil
Retired2005
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$31,707
Singles
Career record86-56 (60.6%)
Career titles2 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 291 (21 July 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon Junior2R (1997)
US Open Junior1R (1997)
Doubles
Career record84-36 (70.0%)
Career titles11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 193 (12 January 2004)
Team competitions
Fed CupPlay-offs (2003, 2004)

Bruna Colósio (born 13 October 1980) is a retired Brazilian tennis player.

Colósio has won the Gold medal partnering Joana Cortez at the 2003 Pan American Games, as well as two singles and eleven doubles titles on the ITF circuit in her career. On 21 July 2003, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 291. On 12 January 2004, she peaked at number 193 in the WTA doubles rankings.

Playing for Brazil at the Fed Cup, Bruna has a win-loss record of 7-6.

Tennis career

Junior

Bruna had a successful junior career, peaking at world number 43 in singles and No. 10 in doubles; both in December 31, 1997. She reached a total of eleven finals in doubles; with nine titles. Colósio won her only singles titles in her only final. She played at all the Grand Slam events except the Australian Open in 1997. Colósio ended her junior career with a 34-25 record on singles and 45-15 on doubles.

In 1997, between January and March, Bruna reached eight consecutive doubles finals in eight weeks, winning six titles. Her defeats came through the hands of the year-end number-one pair, Cara Black and Irina Selyutina. During that period, she also won her only singles title, a G3 tournament in Bolivia.

Senior career

Bruna played mostly at the ITF Women's Circuit during her senior career. She played at a WTA Tour tournament main draw once, in doubles, at the WTA Brasil Open in 2002, partnering Vanessa Menga. In 2004, she tried and failed to qualify to both singles and doubles main draw at the Copa Colsanitas. During her early career, she played at the ITA circuit, peaking at No. 5, but couldn't manage to keep the good results to enter the WTA tournaments.[1]

Her career highlights include a gold medal at the Pan American Games in Santo Domingo, partnering Joana Cortez,[2] two ITF single titles and eleven ITF doubles titles.

Colósio also played in eight ties for the Brazil Fed Cup team, in 2001, 2003-04, with a 7-6 record.

She retired from professional level in 2005.

Career finals

ITF Women's Circuit

Singles (2-3)

Category
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Surface
Clay (2-3)
Setting
Outdoor (2-3)
Outcome Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 12 August 2002 ITF Manta, Ecuador Clay Spain Regina Temez 6-2, 6-2
Runner-up 18 August 2002 ITF La Paz, Bolivia Clay Argentina Sabrina Eisenberg 4-6, 7-5, 5-7
Runner-up 1 September 2002 ITF Santiago, Chile Clay Argentina Celeste Contín 3-6, 6-3, 2-6
Runner-up 17 November 2002 ITF Florianópolis, Brazil Clay Brazil Larissa Carvalho 6-2, 4-6, 5-7
Winner 9 November 2003 ITF Belo Horizonte, Brazil Clay Brazil Carla Tiene 6-4, 6-3

Doubles (11-7)

Category
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Surface
Clay (5-3)
Hard (6-4)
Setting
Outdoor (10-6)
Indoor (1-1)
Result Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 3 May 1998 ITF Guimarães, Portugal Hard Portugal Cristina Correia Spain Marina Escobar
Spain Paula Hermida
6-7, 4-6
Winner 24 May 1998 ITF Azemeis, Portugal Hard Portugal Cristina Correia Republic of Ireland Kelly Liggan
Kazakhstan Irina Selyutina
6-2, 6-4
Winner 6 September 1998 ITF Manaus, Brazil Hard Brazil Carla Tiene Argentina María José Gaidano
United Kingdom Joanne Moore
3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Winner 22 July 2001 ITF São José dos Campos, Brazil Hard Brazil Carla Tiene Argentina Melisa Arévalo
Brazil Vanessa Menga
6-3, 7-5
Winner 21 July 2002 ITF Campos do Jordão, Brazil Hard Brazil Carla Tiene Netherlands Jolanda Mens
Netherlands Andrea van der Hurk
6-1, 4-6, 6-4
Runner-up 18 August 2002 ITF La Paz, Bolivia Clay Brazil Lívia Azzi Bolivia Daniela Alvaréz
Uruguay Ana Lucía de León
6-1, 3-6, 0-6
Winner 25 August 2002 ITF Asuncion, Paraguay Clay Brazil Nanda Alves Argentina María José Argeri
Brazil Larissa Carvalho
6-4, 1-6, 6-2
Winner 1 September 2002 ITF Santiago, Chile Clay Argentina Celeste Contín Brazil Larissa Carvalho
Argentina Soledad Esperón
w/o
Winner 17 November 2002 ITF Florianópolis, Brazil Clay Brazil Larissa Carvalho Brazil Marcela Evangelista
Brazil Letícia Sobral
6-4, 6-4
Runner-up 26 January 2003 ITF Miami, United States Hard Brazil Vanessa Menga United States Beau Jones
Latvia An?ela ?guna
4-6, 6-4, 4-6
Runner-up 23 February 2003 ITF Columbus, United States Hard (i) Brazil Joana Cortez China Li Ting
China Sun Tiantian
3-6, 1-6
Winner 25 May 2003 ITF Catania, Italy Clay Brazil Joana Cortez France Aurélie Védy
Greece Christina Zachariadou
6-1, 6-1
Winner 5 October 2003 ITF Greenville, United States Clay Brazil Joana Cortez United States Kelly McCain
United States Kristen Schlukebir
6-2, 7-5
Runner-up 9 November 2003 ITF Belo Horizonte, Brazil Hard Brazil Joana Cortez Brazil Marcela Evangelista
Brazil Carla Tiene
3-6, 6-7(4)
Winner 16 November 2003 ITF Mexico City, Mexico Hard Brazil Joana Cortez Brazil Nanda Alves
Brazil Carla Tiene
1-6, 6-3, 6-3
Winner 30 May 2004 ITF Houston, United States Hard (i) Republic of Ireland Anne Mall United States Angela Haynes
United States Ahsha Rolle
7-6(4), 6-4
Runner-up 5 September 2004 ITF Asuncion, Paraguay Clay Uruguay Ana Lucía de León Argentina Betina Jozami
Argentina Verónica Spiegel
5-7, 4-6
Runner-up 12 September 2004 ITF Santiago, Chile Clay Uruguay Ana Lucía de León Argentina María José Argeri
Brazil Letícia Sobral
2-6, 0-6

ITF Junior's finals

Singles (1-0)

Category
Category G3 (1-0)
Surface
Clay (1-0)
Setting
Outdoor (1-0)
Outcome Date Category Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 9 February 1995 Grade 3 Condor de Plata Tournament, Bolivia Clay 6-4, 6-2

Doubles (9-2)

Category
Category G1 (1-1)
Category G2 (2-1)
Category G3 (4-0)
Category GB2 (2-0)
Surface
Clay (8-2)
Hard (1-0)
Setting
Outdoor (9-2)
Outcome Date Category Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 14 October 1995 Grade 3 Copa Banco Econômico, Brazil Hard
6-2, 6-2
Winner 24 March 1996 Grade B2 South America Closed Championships, Brazil Clay
6-4, 5-0 ret.
Winner 20 October 1996 Grade 3 13th Gerdau-Cooper Tennis Cup, Brazil Clay
6-4, 0-6, 6-4
Winner 26 January 1997 Grade 2 Nicolas Macchiavello Almeida Cup, Ecuador Clay
6-3, 3-6, 6-3
Winner 2 February 1997 Grade 3 13th Inka Bowl, Peru Clay
6-3, 6-2
Winner 9 February 1997 Grade 3 Condor de Plata Tournament, Bolivia Clay
6-2, 6-0
Winner 16 February 1997 Grade 2 19th Milo Cup, Chile Clay
6-3, 6-3
Runner-up 23 February 1997 Grade 2 Argentina Cup Clay
3-6, 6-2, 4-6
Runner-up 9 March 1997 Grade 1 17th Asuncion Bowl, Paraguay Clay
3-6, 3-6
Winner 16 March 1997 Grade 1 27th Banana Bowl, Brazil Clay
6-4, 6-2
Winner 25 March 1997 Grade B2 South America Closed Championships, Brazil Clay
6-4, 7-6

References

  1. ^ "Tricampeonato marca despedida de dupla cascavelense". SET Paraná (in Portuguese). November 25, 2013. Retrieved 2017.
  2. ^ "Joana Cortez e Bruna Colosio são campeãs nas duplas do tênis no Pan". Folha Online (in Portuguese). August 9, 2003. Retrieved 2017.

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