Kim Clijsters

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Kim Clijsters
Kim Clijsters.jpg
Kim Clijsters at the 2011 Open GDF Suez
Country  Belgium
Residence Bree, Belgium
Born (1983-06-08) 8 June 1983 (age 34)
Bilzen, Belgium
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8½ in)
Turned pro 17 August 1997
Retired 6 May 2007 – 26 March 2009; 3 September 2012
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$24,442,340 (As of 29 August 2016)[1]
Int. Tennis HOF 2017 (member page)
Singles
Career record 523–127 (80.46%)
Career titles 41 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 1 (11 August 2003)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open W (2011)
French Open F (2001, 2003)
Wimbledon SF (2003, 2006)
US Open W (2005, 2009, 2010)
Other tournaments
Championships W (2002, 2003, 2010)
Olympic Games QF (2012)
Doubles
Career record 131–55
Career titles 11 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 1 (4 August 2003)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open QF (2003)
French Open W (2003)
Wimbledon W (2003)
US Open QF (2002)
Mixed Doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French Open 3R (2000)
Wimbledon F (2000)
US Open 2R (2012)
Team Competitions
Fed Cup W (2001)

Kim Clijsters[2] (Flemish pronunciation: [kɪm ˈklɛistərs]  ( listen); born 8 June 1983)is a Belgian retired tennis player. She used to be ranked as the World No. 1. On 22 August 2011 she was ranked third in the world.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Career Prize Money Leaders" (PDF). WTA. 2016-08-29. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 June 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-04. 
  2. "Kim Clijsters". espn.co.uk. Retrieved 12 September 2011. 
  3. "Sony Ericsson WTA Tour Singles Rankings".