Dabrowski at the 2019 French Open
|Residence||Ottawa, Ontario, Canada|
|Born||April 1, 1992|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career record||197-202 (49.4%)|
|Career titles||2 ITF|
|Current ranking||No. 475 (September 14, 2020)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||Q1 (2015)|
|French Open||Q2 (2014, 2015)|
|US Open||Q1 (2013, 2014, 2015)|
|Career record||306-232 (56.9%)|
|Highest ranking||No. 7 (March 19, 2018)|
|Current ranking||No. 8 (September 14, 2020)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||QF (2018, 2020)|
|French Open||QF (2019)|
|US Open||QF (2017, 2019, 2020)|
|Other doubles tournaments|
|Tour Finals||QF (2017, 2018)|
|Olympic Games||2R (2016)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Australian Open||W (2018)|
|French Open||W (2017)|
|US Open||QF (2016, 2017)|
|Last updated on: 17 September 2020.|
Gabriela "Gaby" Dabrowski (; Polish: D?browska, pronounced [d?m'br?fska]; born April 1, 1992) is a Canadian professional tennis player of Polish origin. She reached her highest WTA singles ranking of No. 164 on November 3, 2014 and her highest doubles ranking of No. 7 on March 19, 2018. She won the 2017 French Open mixed doubles title with Rohan Bopanna, becoming the first Canadian woman to win a senior Grand Slam title. With Mate Pavi?, she also won the 2018 Australian Open mixed doubles title.
Dabrowski played in her first provincial tournament when she was 8. Her first big victory was at the provincial 10-and-under Future Stars at 9 years old. Dabrowski was a finalist at the Ontario 14-and-under Provincial Championships and finished in the top 8 at the 14-and-under National Championships.
Dabrowski is of Polish origin and speaks English and Polish.
At the beginning of 2006, she became the first Canadian to win Les Petits As, one of the most prestigious 14 and under tournaments in the world. In December 2006, Dabrowski reached the doubles final of the 16-and-under Orange Bowl in Miami. Dabrowski also won the Junior Orange Bowl in December 2009 where she defeated top-seeded Kristina Mladenovic. She was the first Canadian to capture the title since Carling Bassett-Seguso did it as a 15-year-old in 1982. At the junior event of the Australian Open in January 2010, Dabrowski was a runner-up in doubles with partner Tímea Babos. In November 2011, she made it to her first professional singles final at the $50k tournament in Toronto, but lost to qualifier Amra Sadikovi?. Dabrowski reached, in November 2012, the semifinals of the $75k Challenger in Phoenix.
At the end of May, Dabrowski reached the first WTA final of her career, with partner Shahar Pe'er, at the Premier tournament in Brussels. They were defeated by Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Kv?ta Peschke in the final. At the beginning of July at a $50k in Waterloo, Dabrowski made it to the second professional singles final of her career. She was defeated by Julia Glushko. At the Rogers Cup in August, Dabrowski reached the semifinals in doubles with compatriot Sharon Fichman after upsetting first seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci the round before. They lost to Jelena Jankovi? and Katarina Srebotnik. In October, Dabrowski (with partner Alicja Rosolska) reached her second WTA doubles final at Linz. They were eliminated by twin sisters Karolína and Kristýna Plí?ková in the final. Dabrowski reached the third singles final of her career at the inaugural 50k SSIR Women's Pro Classic in November, but lost to Mandy Minella.
At her first tournament of the season, the $25k in Vero Beach, Dabrowski reached the fourth singles final of her career but was defeated by Laura Siegemund. At the French Open in May, she made it to the second round of the doubles event with Alicja Rosolska. In July at the Swedish Open, Dabrowski qualified for her first WTA main-draw and upset world No. 39 Camila Giorgi in the opening round, her first top-50 win. She was eliminated in three sets by Mona Barthel in the next round. At the beginning of August at the Citi Open, Dabrowski won the first WTA doubles title of her career. She defeated, with partner Shuko Aoyama, Hiroko Kuwata and Kurumi Nara in straight sets in the final. In late August at the US Open, she reached the third round in doubles with Rosolska. In November, Dabrowski made it to the final of the 50k Tevlin Women's Challenger where she won her first professional singles title over Maria Sanchez.
At the Australian Open, Dabrowski and partner Rosolska reached the third round of the doubles event with an upset over second seeds Hsieh Su-wei and Sania Mirza. They were eliminated by Michaëlla Krajicek and Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová in three sets. In February at the Dubai Tennis Championships, Dabrowski qualified for her first WTA Premier main-draw with a win over world No. 69, Julia Görges. She lost to Ça?la Büyükakçay in three sets in the opening round. In March at the Monterrey Open, Dabrowski won her second WTA doubles title where she defeated, along partner Rosolska, the Rodionova sisters. In May, she reached the quarterfinals in doubles at the Premier 5 Italian Open. At her next tournament, the Internationaux de Strasbourg, she qualified for her third WTA main-draw but lost to Elena Vesnina in the first round. At the Pan American Games in July, Dabrowski won a gold medal in doubles with Carol Zhao and a silver medal in mixed-doubles with Philip Bester. In August at the Rogers Cup, she was awarded a wildcard for the singles main draw but was eliminated in the first round by world No. 26 Flavia Pennetta.
In February, Dabrowski and María José Martínez Sánchez reached the semifinals of the WTA Premier 5 in Doha. In June, she reached the doubles final of the WTA International in Nottingham with Yang Zhaoxuan. The next week at the inaugural Mallorca Open, she won her third WTA doubles title, this time with partner Martínez Sánchez. At Wimbledon, Dabrowski continued her partnership with the Spaniard. In the opening round, she triumphed against fellow Canadian Eugenie Bouchard and her partner Sabine Lisicki in straight sets, to reach the second round for the first time. In the next round, against Anabel Medina Garrigues and Arantxa Parra Santonja, the duo failed to close out the match and squandered a 6-4, 5-2 lead, and ended up losing in three sets. At the Olympics in August, she advanced to the second round with compatriot Bouchard. In October, Dabrowski and partner Martínez Sánchez reached the semifinals at the Premier Mandatory in Beijing. She won the second singles title of her career in November at the 25k in Nashville, where she defeated Jennifer Elie in straight sets.
In January at the Hobart International, Dabrowski reached the final in doubles with Yang Zhaoxuan. In April, she won her first Premier Mandatory doubles title in Miami after defeating, with partner Xu Yifan, the third seeds Sania Mirza and Barbora Strýcová in the final. In May, she qualified for the tournament in Rabat, achieving this feat for the fourth time in her career and the first since 2015. She defeated Lina Qostal in her opener for her second WTA main-draw win but lost to Francesca Schiavone in the second round. At the French Open, Dabrowski reached the third round in doubles and won the title in mixed doubles with Rohan Bopanna, becoming the first Canadian woman to win a Grand Slam title. In August at the WTA Premier in New Haven, she captured her second doubles title of the season, also her second with partner Xu Yifan. At the US Open, she advanced to the quarterfinals in both doubles and mixed doubles. In September at the Coupe Banque Nationale, she qualified for her second WTA main-draw of the season where she lost to defending champion Océane Dodin in the first round in three sets. In October, Dabrowski qualified for her first WTA Finals with Xu Yifan, but lost in the quarterfinals to defending champions Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina.
In January, Dabrowski won her sixth WTA doubles title and her third with partner Xu Yifan at the Premier event in Sydney. At the Australian Open, she reached the quarterfinals in women's doubles with Xu Yifan and won the mixed-doubles event with Mate Pavi?, her second Grand Slam title. In February, she won the second biggest WTA doubles title of her career to date with a victory at the Premier 5 in Doha with Je?ena Ostapenko. With this win, she became only the fourth Canadian female player to reach the top 10 in singles or doubles, with a debut at No. 8. At the French Open, Dabrowski reached the final in mixed doubles for the second straight year, this time with Pavi?, but was not able to defend her title with a loss to Latisha Chan and Ivan Dodig. She also made it to the third round in doubles with Xu.
In May, Dabrowski and Xu were runners-up in the 2019 Madrid Open, which they followed up by winning the Nuremberg Cup. In June they reached the quarterfinal of the French Open. In July, they reached the final of Wimbledon, losing to Hsieh Su-wei and Barbora Strýcová. In August they reached the semifinal of the Rogers Cup, and two weeks later reached the quarterfinals of the US Open. Their performance during the year earned them a place in the WTA Finals, but they went out at the round robin stage. Dabrowski and Pavi? reached the final of the French Open for the second successive year, but were again beaten by Chan and Dodig.
In January, Dabrowski reached the finals of the Premier event in Adelaide playing with Darija Jurak. At the Australian Open, she reached the quarterfinals in women's doubles with Jelena Ostapenko and the semifinals of mixed doubles with Henri Kontinen.
|Loss||2019||Wimbledon||Grass||Xu Yifan|| Hsieh Su-wei
|Win||2017||French Open||Clay||Rohan Bopanna|| Anna-Lena Grönefeld
|2-6, 6-2, [12-10]|
|Win||2018||Australian Open||Hard||Mate Pavi?|| Tímea Babos
|2-6, 6-4, [11-9]|
|Loss||2018||French Open||Clay||Mate Pavi?|| Latisha Chan
|1-6, 7-6(7-5), [8-10]|
|Loss||2019||French Open||Clay||Mate Pavi?|| Latisha Chan
|Win||2017||Miami Open||Hard||Xu Yifan|| Sania Mirza
|Win||2018||Qatar Open||Hard||Je?ena Ostapenko|| Andreja Klepa?
María José Martínez Sánchez
|Loss||2018||China Open||Hard||Xu Yifan|| Andrea Sestini Hlavá?ková
|6-4, 4-6, [8-10]|
|Loss||2019||Madrid Open||Clay||Xu Yifan|| Hsieh Su-wei
|Loss||2020||Qatar Open||Hard||Je?ena Ostapenko|| Hsieh Su-wei
|2-6, 7-5, [2-10]|
|Loss||0-1||May 2013||Brussels Open, Belgium||Premier||Clay||Shahar Pe'er|| Anna-Lena Grönefeld
|Loss||0-2||Oct 2013||Linz Open, Austria||International||Hard (i)||Alicja Rosolska|| Karolína Plí?ková
|Win||1-2||Aug 2014||Washington Open, United States||International||Hard||Shuko Aoyama|| Hiroko Kuwata
|Win||2-2||Mar 2015||Monterrey Open, Mexico||International||Hard||Alicja Rosolska|| Anastasia Rodionova
|6-3, 2-6, [10-3]|
|Loss||2-3||Jun 2016||Nottingham Open, Great Britain||International||Grass||Yang Zhaoxuan|| Andrea Hlavá?ková
|5-7, 6-3, [7-10]|
|Win||3-3||Jun 2016||Mallorca Open, Spain||International||Grass||María José Martínez Sánchez|| Anna-Lena Friedsam
|Loss||3-4||Jan 2017||Hobart International, Australia||International||Hard||Yang Zhaoxuan|| Raluca Olaru
|6-0, 4-6, [5-10]|
|Win||4-4||Apr 2017||Miami Open, United States||Premier M||Hard||Xu Yifan|| Sania Mirza
|Win||5-4||Aug 2017||Connecticut Open, United States||Premier||Hard||Xu Yifan|| Ashleigh Barty
|3-6, 6-3, [10-8]|
|Win||6-4||Jan 2018||Sydney International, Australia||Premier||Hard||Xu Yifan|| Latisha Chan
Andrea Sestini Hlavá?ková
|Win||7-4||Feb 2018||Qatar Open||Premier 5||Hard||Je?ena Ostapenko|| Andreja Klepa?
María José Martínez Sánchez
|Win||8-4||Jun 2018||Eastbourne International, Great Britain||Premier||Grass||Xu Yifan|| Irina-Camelia Begu
|Loss||8-5||Oct 2018||China Open||Premier M||Hard||Xu Yifan|| Andrea Sestini Hlavá?ková
|6-4, 4-6, [8-10]|
|Loss||8-6||May 2019||Madrid Open, Spain||Premier M||Clay||Xu Yifan|| Hsieh Su-wei
|Win||9-6||May 2019||Nuremberg Cup, Germany||International||Clay||Xu Yifan|| Sharon Fichman
|4-6, 7-6(7-5), [10-5]|
|Loss||9-7||Jul 2019||Wimbledon, UK||Grand Slam||Grass||Xu Yifan|| Hsieh Su-wei
|Loss||9-8||Jan 2020||Adelaide International, Australia||Premier||Hard||Darija Jurak|| Nicole Melichar
|6-2, 5-7, [5-10]|
|Loss||9-9||Feb 2020||Qatar Open||Premier 5||Hard||Je?ena Ostapenko|| Hsieh Su-wei
|2-6, 7-5, [2-10]|
|Loss||9-10||Oct 2020||Ostrava Open, Czech Republic||Premier||Hard (i)||Luisa Stefani|| Elise Mertens
This table is current through the 2019 US Open.
This table is current through the 2020 Australian Open.
|Australian Open||A||A||QF||W||QF||SF||1 / 4||12-3||80%|
|French Open||A||A||W||F||F||1 / 3||13-2||87%|
|Wimbledon||1R||3R||QF||3R||3R||NH||0 / 5||6-5||55%|
|US Open||A||QF||QF||2R||QF||0 / 4||7-4||63%|
|Win-Loss||0-1||4-2||11-3||11-3||9-4||3-1||2 / 16||38-14||73%|
|$100,000 tournaments (0-0)|
|$75,000 tournaments (0-0)|
|$50,000 tournaments (1-3)|
|$25,000 tournaments (1-1)|
|$10,000 tournaments (0-0)|
|Loss||0-1||Nov 2011||Toronto Challenger, Canada||50,000||Hard (i)||Amra Sadikovi?||4-6, 2-6|
|Loss||0-2||Jul 2013||Waterloo Challenger, Canada||50,000||Clay||Julia Glushko||1-6, 3-6|
|Loss||0-3||Nov 2013||South Seas Island Pro Classic, United States||50,000||Hard||Mandy Minella||3-6, 3-6|
|Loss||0-4||Jan 2014||ITF Vero Beach, United States||25,000||Clay||Laura Siegemund||3-6, 6-7(10-12)|
|Win||1-4||Nov 2014||Toronto Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Maria Sanchez||6-4, 2-6, 7-6(9-7)|
|Win||2-4||Nov 2016||ITF Nashville, United States||25,000||Hard (i)||Jennifer Elie||7-6(8-6), 6-4|
|$100,000 tournaments (0-0)|
|$75,000 tournaments (0-1)|
|$50,000 tournaments (9-4)|
|$25,000 tournaments (3-2)|
|$10,000 tournaments (0-1)|
|Win||1-0||Nov 2007||Toronto Challenger, Canada||25,000||Hard (i)||Sharon Fichman|| Maria Fernanda Alves
|Loss||1-1||Oct 2008||Challenger de Saguenay, Canada||50,000||Hard (i)||Sharon Fichman|| Katalin Marosi
|6-2, 4-6, [4-10]|
|Loss||1-2||Jun 2010||ITF Bratislava, Slovakia||25,000||Clay||Chantal ?kamlová|| Katarína Kachlíková
|Win||2-2||Nov 2010||Toronto Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Sharon Fichman|| Brittany Augustine
|Loss||2-3||Jan 2011||ITF Lutz, United States||25,000||Clay||Sharon Fichman|| Ahsha Rolle
|Loss||2-4||Oct 2011||Saguenay Challenger, Canada||50,000||Hard (i)||Marie-Ève Pelletier|| Tímea Babos
|Win||3-4||Nov 2011||Toronto Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Marie-Ève Pelletier|| Tímea Babos
|7-5, 6-7(5-7), [10-4]|
|Win||4-4||May 2012||ITF Raleigh, United States||25,000||Clay||Marie-Ève Pelletier|| Alexandra Mueller
|6-4, 4-6, [10-5]|
|Loss||4-5||May 2012||ITF Landisville, United States||10,000||Hard||Alexandra Mueller|| Macall Harkins
|Loss||4-6||Jul 2012||Waterloo Challenger, Canada||50,000||Clay||Shuko Aoyama|| Sharon Fichman
|Win||5-6||Oct 2012||Saguenay Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Alla Kudryavtseva|| Sharon Fichman
|Win||6-6||Nov 2012||Toronto Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Alla Kudryavtseva|| Eugenie Bouchard
|Win||7-6||May 2013||ITF Wiesbaden, Germany||25,000||Clay||Sharon Fichman|| Dinah Pfizenmaier
|Loss||7-7||Jun 2013||Aegon Trophy Nottingham, United Kingdom||75,000||Grass||Sharon Fichman|| Maria Sanchez
|6-4, 3-6, [8-10]|
|Win||8-7||Jul 2013||Waterloo Challenger, Canada||50,000||Clay||Sharon Fichman|| Misa Eguchi
|Win||9-7||Nov 2013||South Seas Island Pro Classic, United States||50,000||Hard||Allie Will|| Julia Boserup
|Win||10-7||Jul 2014||Reinert Open Versmold, Germany||50,000||Clay||Mariana Duque|| Verónica Cepede Royg
|Loss||10-8||Oct 2014||Toronto Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Tatjana Maria|| Maria Sanchez
|5-7, 6-4, [13-15]|
|Win||11-8||Nov 2014||South Seas Island Pro Classic||50,000||Hard||Anna Tatishvili|| Asia Muhammad
|Win||12-8||Nov 2016||Toronto Challenger||50,000||Hard (i)||Michaëlla Krajicek|| Ashley Weinhold
|Loss||2010||Australian Open||Hard||Tímea Babos|| Jana ?epelová
Dabrowski's win-loss record (9-32, 22%) against players who were ranked world No. 100 or higher when played is as follows:
Players who have been ranked world No. 1 are in boldface.