Cristina Dinu
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Cristina Dinu at the 2010 US Open
Country (sports) Romania
ResidenceBucharest, Romania
Born (1993-01-18) 18 January 1993 (age 29)
Bucharest
Turned pro2009
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 247,305
Singles
Career record421–229 (64.8%)
Career titles23 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 179 (30 September 2013)
Current rankingNo. 252 (21 March 2022)
Grand Slam singles results
Australian OpenQ1 (2022)
US OpenQ1 (2013)
Doubles
Career record251–141 (64.0%)
Career titles26 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 153 (20 May 2019)
Current rankingNo. 327 (21 March 2022)
Last updated on: 25 March 2022.

Cristina Dinu (born 18 January 1993) is a professional Romanian tennis player.

Dinu has won 23 singles and 26 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 30 September 2013, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 179. On 20 May 2019, she peaked at No. 153 in the WTA doubles rankings.

In July 2015, Dinu attended Bucharest Open, and she won three consecutive qualifying rounds (def. top-seeded Yaroslava Shvedova in the last round) eventually losing on the main draw to Denisa Allertova, in a thrilling match.

Junior career

She was ranked world's 11th female junior player in May 2010 and was part of the main singles and doubles draws for the last five Grand Slam tournaments: 2009 US Open, 2010 Australian Open, 2010 French Open, 2010 Wimbledon Championships, 2010 US Open and competed at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics also.

ITF finals

Singles: 32 (23 titles, 9 runner–ups)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–0)
Clay (21–9)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Oct 2009 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Belarus Anna Orlik 6–4, 6–3
Win 2–0 Oct 2010 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Poland Barbara Sobaszkiewicz 6–3, 6–3
Win 3–0 Oct 2010 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Russia Polina Vinogradova 6–2, 6–2
Loss 3–1 Dec 2010 ITF Vinaròs, Spain 10,000 Clay Spain Lara Arruabarrena 2–6, 0–6
Win 4–1 Mar 2011 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Diana Enache 6–2, 6–3
Win 5–1 Mar 2011 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Hungary Réka Luca Jani 6–3, 6–4
Loss 5–2 Apr 2011 ITF Pomezia, Italy 10,000 Clay Italy Anna-Giulia Remondina 7–5, 2–6, 3–6
Win 6–2 Aug 2011 ITF Bucharest, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Andreea Mitu 7–6(5), 6–4
Win 7–2 Jan 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Liana Ungur 7–5, 6–3
Win 8–2 Feb 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Diana Enache 6–1, 6–1
Win 9–2 Oct 2012 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard South Africa Chanel Simmonds 7–5, 4–6, 6–4
Win 10–2 Oct 2012 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard Switzerland Conny Perrin 6–3, 6–3
Win 11–2 Mar 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Slovakia Lenka Jurikova 6–4, 7–6
Win 12–2 Aug 2013 ITF Mamaia, Romania 25,000 Clay Netherlands Cindy Burger 6–7(5), 7–5, 6–0
Loss 12–3 Sep 2013 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay Austria Patricia Mayr-Achleitner 1–6, 2–6
Loss 12–4 Jun 2014 ITF Bucharest, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Cristina Ene 4–6, 3–6
Win 13–4 Mar 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Hungary Réka Luca Jani 2–6, 6–4, 6–2
Loss 13–5 Jun 2015 ITF Galați, Romania 25,000 Clay Romania Alexandra Cadanțu 4–6, 7–6(2), 3–6
Loss 13–6 Aug 2015 ITF Bad Saulgau, Germany 25,000 Clay Switzerland Romina Oprandi 3−6, 3−6
Loss 13–7 Aug 2015 ITF Mamaia, Romania 25,000 Clay Romania Ana Bogdan 7–6(5), 2–6, 3–6
Win 14–7 Jan 2017 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia 15,000 Clay Germany Katharina Gerlach 6–2, 6–1
Win 15–7 Feb 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Serbia Dejana Radanović 6–3, 6–3
Win 16–7 Jul 2017 ITF Bucharest, Romania 15,000 Clay Romania Georgia Crăciun 6–3, 6–3
Loss 16–8 Sep 2017 ITF Mamaia, Romania 25,000 Clay Romania Jaqueline Cristian 2–6, 6–2, 3–6
Loss 16–9 Nov 2017 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Slovenia Polona Hercog 1–6, 4–6
Win 17–9 Dec 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Croatia Tena Lukas 6–3, 6–3
Win 18–9 Mar 2021 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Japan Mai Hontama 6–2, 6–3
Win 19–9 May 2021 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Brazil Gabriela Cé 6–3, 6–0
Win 20–9 May 2021 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay South Africa Zoë Kruger 6–3, 6–4
Win 21–9 Jul 2021 ITF Tarvisio, Italy 25,000 Clay Brazil Gabriela Cé 6–2, 6–0
Win 22–9 Aug 2021 ITF Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia 25,000 Clay Czech Republic Anna Sisková 6–1, 7–5
Win 23–9 Sep 2021 ITF Vienna, Austria 25,000 Clay Austria Sinja Kraus 6–3, 6–4

Doubles: 44 (26 titles, 18 runner–ups)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (2–2)
Clay (24–16)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Oct 2010 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Ionela-Andreea Iova Uzbekistan Vlada Ekshibarova
Poland Barbara Sobaszkiewicz
1–6, 6–2, [10–7]
Loss 1–1 Dec 2010 ITF Vinaròs, Spain 10,000 Clay Romania Ionela-Andreea Iova Spain Arabela Fernández-Rebener
Russia Anna Arina Marenko
6–7(4), 5–7
Win 2–1 Apr 2011 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Italy Andreea Văideanu Czech Republic Kristýna Hančarová
Czech Republic Nikola Horáková
6–3, 6–2
Win 3–1 Aug 2011 ITF Bucharest, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Camelia Hristea Romania Alexandra Damaschin
Romania Cristina Mitu
1–6, 7–6(6), [10–4]
Loss 3–2 Oct 2011 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay Romania Laura-Ioana Andrei Romania Diana Marcu
Romania Cristina Mitu
6–4, 3–6, [6–10]
Win 4–2 Jan 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Cristina Mitu Romania Diana Marcu
Romania Liana Ungur
7–6(3), 6–2
Win 5–2 Jan 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Cristina Mitu Japan Yumi Nakano
Russia Ekaterina Yashina
(walkover)
Win 6–2 Mar 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay Romania Diana Buzean Russia Angelina Gabueva
Russia Margarita Lazareva
6–0, 5–7, [10–3]
Loss 6–3 May 2013 ITF Caserta, Italy 25,000 Clay Romania Elena Bogdan Montenegro Danka Kovinić
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
4–6, 6–7(7)
Loss 6–4 Jun 2013 ITF Padova, Italy 25,000 Clay Slovenia Maša Zec Peškirič Poland Paula Kania
Russia Irina Khromacheva
3–6, 1–6
Loss 6–5 Oct 2013 ITF Lagos, Nigeria 25,000 Hard Oman Fatma Al-Nabhani United Kingdom Naomi Broady
United Kingdom Emily Webley-Smith
6–3, 4–6, [7–10]
Win 7–5 Jun 2015 ITF Galați, Romania 25,000 Clay North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska Romania Irina Bara
Romania Diana Buzean
6–4, 6–2
Win 8–5 Aug 2015 ITF Bad Saulgau, Germany 25,000 Clay Romania Diana Buzean Greece Despina Papamichail
Greece Maria Sakkari
2−6, 6−3, [10−8]
Win 9–5 Aug 2015 ITF Bucharest, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Diana Buzean Romania Elena Ruse
Romania Oana Georgeta Simion
6–0, 6–2
Win 10–5 Oct 2015 ITF Joué-lès-Tours, France 50,000 Hard (i) Romania Alexandra Cadanțu Switzerland Viktorija Golubic
Italy Alice Matteucci
7–5, 6–3
Loss 10–6 Oct 2015 ITF Istanbul, Turkey 25,000 Hard (i) Croatia Jana Fett Turkey Başak Eraydın
Russia Polina Leykina
5–7, 7–6(2), [5–10]
Win 11–6 Jan 2016 ITF Bertioga, Brazil 25,000 Hard Netherlands Indy de Vroome Poland Katarzyna Kawa
Poland Sandra Zaniewska
6–3, 6–3
Loss 11–7 Jun 2016 ITF Padua, Italy 25,000 Clay North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska Poland Katarzyna Piter
Italy Alice Matteucci
6–2, 6–7(1), [8–10]
Win 12–7 Jun 2016 ITF Szeged, Hungary 50,000 Clay North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska Poland Justyna Jegiołka
Argentina Guadalupe Pérez Rojas
4–6, 6–1, [10–4]
Loss 12–8 Jan 2017 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia 15,000 Clay Russia Yana Sizikova Brazil Laura Pigossi
Spain María Teresa Torró Flor
2–6, 4–6
Loss 12–9 Jan 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Romania Cristina Ene Turkey Başak Eraydın
Switzerland Karin Kennel
3–6, 6–2, [5–10]
Loss 12–10 Aug 2017 ITF Bad Saulgau, Germany 25,000 Clay Romania Nicoleta Dascălu Russia Anna Kalinskaya
Turkey İpek Soylu
2–6, 2–6
Win 13–10 Oct 2017 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Camilla Rosatello Romania Elena Bogdan
Bosnia and Herzegovina Anita Husarić
6–2, 6–1
Win 14–10 Dec 2017 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Finland Mia Eklund Bulgaria Dia Evtimova
Argentina Paula Ormaechea
6–3, 6–2
Win 15–10 Jun 2018 ITF Brescia, Italy 60,000 Clay Ukraine Ganna Poznikhirenko Russia Alexandra Panova
Russia Anastasia Pribylova
6–3, 7–6(6)
Win 16–10 Aug 2018 ITF Leipzig, Germany 25,000 Clay Ukraine Ganna Poznikhirenko Czech Republic Petra Krejsová
Czech Republic Jesika Malečková
4–6, 6–0, [10–5]
Win 17–10 Sep 2018 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay Venezuela Aymet Uzcátegui Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse
Romania Jaqueline Adina Cristian
7–6(3), 6–2
Win 18–10 Oct 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Hungary Réka Luca Jani Italy Giorgia Marchetti
Italy Camilla Rosatello
3–6, 6–1, [13–11]
Loss 18–11 Oct 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Croatia Lea Bošković Italy Martina Colmegna
Italy Federica Di Sarra
4–6, 6–7(1)
Loss 18–12 Oct 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Camilla Rosatello Russia Valentina Ivakhnenko
Czech Republic Anastasia Zarycká
2–6, 4–6
Win 19–12 Nov 2018 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Romania Andreea Mitu Italy Federica Di Sarra
Italy Anastasia Grymalska
(walkover)
Loss 19–13 Feb 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Romania Irina Fetecău Italy Gaia Sanesi
Italy Camilla Scala
7–6(4), 4–6, [8–10]
Loss 19–14 Mar 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska Russia Daria Mishina
Kyrgyzstan Ksenia Palkina
3–6, 6–3, [10–12]
Loss 19–15 Mar 2019 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay Hungary Réka Luca Jani Russia Alena Fomina
Russia Valentina Ivakhnenko
5–7, 6–3, [8–10]
Loss 19–16 Jun 2019 ITF Grado, Italy 25,000 Clay Uzbekistan Akgul Amanmuradova Kazakhstan Anna Danilina
Hungary Réka Luca Jani
2–6, 3–6
Loss 19–17 May 2019 ITF Rome, Italy 25,000 Clay Brazil Gabriela Cé Australia Arina Rodionova
Australia Storm Sanders
2–6, 3–6
Win 20–17 Jun 2019 ITF Padova, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Angelica Moratelli Brazil Carolina Meligeni Alves
Brazil Gabriela Cé
7–6(7), 3–6, [10–8]
Win 21–17 Aug 2019 ITF Hechingen, Germany 60,000 Clay North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska Serbia Olga Danilović
Spain Georgina García Pérez
4–6, 7–5, [10–7]
Win 22–17 Sep 2019 ITF Trieste, Italy 25,000 Clay Italy Angelica Moratelli Hungary Dalma Gálfi
Greece Valentini Grammatikopoulou
4–6, 6–1, [10–8]
Win 23–17 Sep 2020 ITF Varna, Bulgaria 15,000 Clay Romania Ioana Loredana Roșca Romania Oana Gavrilă
Romania Andreea Roșca
6–4, 3–6, [10–7]
Loss 23–18 Dec 2020 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Ukraine Viktoriia Dema Romania Andreea Prisăcariu
Romania Andreea Roșca
6–3, 4–6, [6–10]
Win 24–18 Feb 2021 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Slovakia Chantal Škamlová Colombia María Herazo González
Colombia Yuliana Lizarazo
6–1, 6–3
Win 25–18 May 2021 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay Brazil Gabriela Cé Germany Katharina Hering
Germany Natalia Siedliska
7–5, 6–1
Win 26–18 Aug 2021 ITF Pescara, Italy 25,000 Clay Romania Ioana Loredana Roșca Argentina Victoria Bosio
Italy Angelica Moratelli
6–2, 5–7, [10–3]