Nadia Petrova

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Nadia Petrova
Надежда Петрова
Petrova 2009 US Open 01.jpg
Country  Russia
Residence Miami, United States
Born June 8, 1982 (1982-06-08) (age 31)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb; 10.2 st)
Turned pro September 6, 1999
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $12,211,831
Singles
Career record 529–295
Career titles 13 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest ranking No. 3 (May 15, 2006)
Current ranking No. 16 (June 24, 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open QF (2006, 2010)
French Open SF (2003, 2005)
Wimbledon QF (2005, 2008)
US Open QF (2004, 2005)
Other tournaments
Championships RR (2005, 2006, 2008)
Olympic Games 3R (2012)
Doubles
Career record 374–167
Career titles 24 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 3 (March 21, 2005)
Current ranking No. 3 (June 24, 2013)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open SF (2011)
French Open F (2012)
Wimbledon QF (2004, 2005, 2007, 2013)
US Open F (2010)
Other Doubles tournaments
Championships W (2004, 2012)
Olympic Games Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (2012)

Last updated on: June 24, 2013.

Nadezhda "Nadia" Petrova (Russian: Надежда Викторовна Петрова, Nadezhda Viktorovna Petrova; born June 8, 1982 in Moscow, Soviet Union, is a Russian professional tennis player.

She has won 27 WTA Titles, nine in singles and eighteen in doubles. In singles, Petrova has a career high ranking of World No. 3 in May 2006. She has reached the semi-finals of the French Open in 2003 and 2005. In doubles, she won the Sony Ericsson Championships in 2004 with Meghann Shaughnessy. As of 29 August 2011, Petrova was ranked World No. 30 in singles and World No. 9 in doubles.

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