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Patty Schnyder
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Country  Switzerland
Born 14 December 1978 (1978-12-14) (age 40)
Basel, Switzerland
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 56.6 kg (125 lb; 8.91 st)
Turned pro 1994
Retired 2011
Plays Left-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money US$8,419,111
Singles
Career record 555–369
Career titles 11 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest ranking No. 7 (14 November 2005)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open SF (2004)
French Open QF (1998, 2008)
Wimbledon 4R (2007)
US Open QF (1998, 2008)
Other tournaments
Championships RR (2005)
Doubles
Career record 230–241
Career titles 5 WTA
Highest ranking No. 15 (6 June 2005)
Last updated on: 23 May 2011.

Patty Schnyder (born 14 December 1978, Basel) is a former professional female tennis player from Switzerland. She played on the WTA tour from 1993 to 2011 and is a former World No.7. She has had important wins over World No. 1's.

During her long career, she has reached four Grand Slam quarterfinals, and one Grand Slam semifinal. She has won 10 WTA singles titles and 4 WTA doubles titles and has made over $6,906,000 in prize money.


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