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Samantha Stosur
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Stosur at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships
Country  Australia
Residence Gold Coast, Queensland
Born 30 March 1984 (1984-03-30) (age 36)
Brisbane, Queensland
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro 1999
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money

$18,361,760

  • 19th in all-time rankings (female)
Official website samstosur.com
Singles
Career record 602–436 (58%)
Career titles 9 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest ranking No. 4 (21 February 2011)
Current ranking No. 92 (23 September 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 4R (2006, 2010)
French Open F (2010)
Wimbledon 3R (2009, 2013, 2015)
US Open W (2011)
Other tournaments
Championships SF (2010, 2011)
Olympic Games 3R (2016)
Doubles
Career record 412–217 (65.5%)
Career titles 26 WTA, 11 ITF
Highest ranking No. 1 (6 February 2006)
Current ranking No. 15 (23 September 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (2019)
French Open W (2006)
Wimbledon F (2008, 2009, 2011)
US Open W (2005)
Other Doubles tournaments
Championships W (2005, 2006)
Olympic Games 2R (2008)
Mixed Doubles
Career titles 3
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open W (2005)
French Open SF (2005)
Wimbledon W (2008, 2014)
US Open SF (2019)
Other Mixed Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games QF (2012)
Team Competitions
Fed Cup F (2019), record 36–17
Hopman Cup RR (2006, 2010, 2014)
Last updated on: 17 May 2019.

Samantha Jane Stosur (/ˈstsər/ STOH-sər; born 30 March 1984) is an Australian professional tennis player. She is a former world No. 1 in doubles, a ranking which she held for 61 weeks, and a former world No. 4 in singles. She was also the top-ranked Australian singles player for 452 consecutive weeks, from October 2008 to June 2017. She has won a combined total of 38 titles on the WTA Tour: nine in singles, 26 in doubles and three in mixed doubles, as well as amassing over $18 million in prize money.

Stosur won the 2011 US Open, defeating Serena Williams in the final and becoming the first Australian woman since Evonne Goolagong Cawley in 1980 to win a Grand Slam singles tournament. She has also won six other Grand Slam titles to date: the 2005 US Open, 2006 French Open, and 2019 Australian Open women's doubles events, and the 2005 Australian Open, 2008 Wimbledon Championships and 2014 Wimbledon Championships mixed doubles events. In addition, she finished runner-up at six other Grand Slam tournaments, including the singles at the 2010 French Open, where she defeated four-time champion Justine Henin, ending her 24-match winning streak at the tournament, and world No. 1 Serena Williams en route to the final.

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