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Jaqueline Cristian
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Full nameJaqueline Adina Cristian
Country (sports) Romania
Born (1998-06-05) 5 June 1998 (age 24)
Bucharest
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 605,360
Singles
Career record242–165 (59.5%)
Career titles10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 58 (31 January 2022)
Current rankingNo. 70 (27 June 2022)
Grand Slam singles results
Australian Open2R (2022)
French OpenQ3 (2021)
WimbledonQ1 (2018, 2021)
US Open1R (2022)
Doubles
Career record116–71 (62.0%)
Career titles10 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 168 (3 February 2020)
Current rankingNo. 190 (27 June 2022)
Grand Slam doubles results
Australian Open3R (2022)
Team competitions
Fed Cup1–1
Last updated on: 16 March 2022.

Jaqueline Adina Cristian (born 5 June 1998) is a professional tennis player from Romania.

Cristian has career-high WTA rankings of 58 in singles and 168 in doubles. To date, she has won ten doubles titles as well as ten singles titles on tournaments of the ITF Circuit.[1][2]

Career

2015: WTA Tour debut

Cristian made her WTA Tour main-draw debut at the Bucharest Open in the doubles event, partnering Elena-Gabriela Ruse.

2017

In March 2017, she received a qualifying wildcard for the Miami Open.

2019

Cristian made her maiden WTA tournament final at the Bucharest Open in the doubles event, partnering Elena-Gabriela Ruse.

2021: Breakthrough and top 100 debut, maiden WTA final

She reached the quarterfinals of a WTA event for the first time as a qualifier at the WTA 500 St. Petersburg Ladies' Trophy where she lost to fourth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova. In September, she reached the first semifinals of a WTA tournament at the Astana Open.[3] She reached the quarterfinals of the first edition of the Transylvania Open as a wildcard where she lost to top seed Simona Halep. She reached the top 100 on 8 November 2021.[4] At the Linz Open, she reached the final as a lucky loser after Halep’s withdrawal due to injury from the semifinal.[5] but lost it to Alison Riske, in three sets.[6] As a result, she moved 29 positions up in the rankings, having been ranked world No. 100 at the beginning of the tournament.

2022: Grand Slam debut

She made her Grand Slam debut at the 2022 Australian Open.[7]

Performance timelines

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# P# DNQ A Z# PO G S B NMS P NH
(W) winner; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (P#) preliminary round; (DNQ) did not qualify; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (S) silver or (B) bronze Olympic/Paralympic medal; (NMS) not a Masters tournament; (P) postponed; (NH) not held; (SR) strike rate (events won / competed); (W–L) win–loss record.
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Only main-draw results in WTA Tour, Grand Slam tournaments, Fed Cup/Billie Jean King Cup and Olympic Games are included in win–loss records.[8]

Singles

Current after the 2022 Doha.

Tournament 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 SR W–L Win %
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A Q1 Q1 2R 0 / 1 1–1 50%
French Open A A A Q2 Q3 A 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Wimbledon A Q1 A NH Q1 A 0 / 0 0–0  – 
US Open A Q1 Q1 A Q3 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Win–loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 0 / 1 1–1 50%
WTA 1000
Dubai / Qatar Open A A A A Q1 2R 0 / 1 1–1 50%
Miami Open Q1 A A NH A A 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Madrid Open A A A NH Q1 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Career statistics
Tournaments 1 0 2 1 9 5 Career total: 18
Titles 0 0 0 0 0 0 Career total: 0
Finals 0 0 0 0 1 0 Career total: 1
Overall win–loss 1–1 0–0 1–2 2–1 14–9 4–5 0 / 18 22–18 55%
Year-end ranking 254 284 205 168 71 $605,360

WTA career finals

Singles: 1 (runner-up)

Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
WTA 1000 (0–0)
WTA 500 (0–0)
WTA 250 (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss Nov 2021 Linz Open, Austria WTA 250 Hard (i) United States Alison Riske 6–2, 2–6, 5–7

Doubles: 1 (runner-up)

Legend
Grand Slam (0–0)
WTA 1000 (0–0)
WTA 500 (0–0)
International / WTA 250 (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Carpet (0–0)
Result Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss Jul 2019 Bucharest Open, Romania International Clay Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse Slovakia Viktória Kužmová
Czech Republic Kristýna Plíšková
4–6, 6–7(3–7)

ITF Circuit finals

Singles: 15 (10 titles, 5 runner–ups)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments (0–0)
$80,000 tournaments (0–0)
$60,000 tournaments (0–1)
$25,000 tournaments (4–4)
$15,000 tournaments (0–0)
$10,000 tournaments (6–0)
Finals by surface
Hard (6–2)
Clay (4−3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Sep 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard South Africa Madrie Le Roux 6–4, 6–1
Win 2–0 Jun 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard Switzerland Chiara Grimm 6–4, 6–3
Win 3–0 Jun 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard China Qiangqian Zhao 6–1, 6–2
Win 4–0 Jun 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard Croatia Ana Savić 7–5, 6–4
Win 5–0 Jul 2016 ITF Târgu Jiu, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Gabriela Talabă 7–6(7–5), 6–3
Win 6–0 Aug 2016 ITF Târgu Jiu, Romania 10,000 Clay Moldova Anastasia Vdovenco 7–5, 6–3
Win 7–0 Sep 2017 ITF Mamaia, Romania 25,000 Clay Romania Cristina Dinu 6–2, 2–6, 6–3
Loss 7–1 Oct 2017 ITF Istanbul, Turkey 25,000 Hard (i) Russia Vitalia Diatchenko 3–6, 1–6
Win 8–1 Nov 2017 ITF Pune, India 25,000 Hard India Karman Thandi 6–3, 1–6, 6–0
Win 9–1 Apr 2019 ITF Tunis, Tunisia 25,000+H Clay Chile Daniela Seguel 6–4, 6–0
Loss 9–2 Apr 2019 ITF Chiasso, Switzerland 25,000 Clay Russia Varvara Gracheva 4–6, 2–6
Loss 9–3 Jun 2019 ITF Grado, Italy 25,000 Clay Slovakia Rebecca Šramková 6–7(3–7), 1–3 ret.
Loss 9–4 Jun 2019 ITF Minsk, Belarus 25,000 Clay United Kingdom Francesca Jones 6–7(6–8), 6–4, 1–6
Win 10–4 Feb 2020 ITF Trnava, Slovakia 25,000 Hard Russia Sofya Lansere 6–1, 4–2 ret.
Loss 10–5 Jan 2021 ITF Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France 60,000 Hard (i) France Harmony Tan 6–3, 2–6, 1–6

Doubles: 20 (10 titles, 10 runner–ups)

Legend
$100,000 tournaments (0–0)
$80,000 tournaments (0–0)
$50/60,000 tournaments (1–1)
$25,000 tournaments (3–4)
$15,000 tournaments (0–0)
$10,000 tournaments (6–5)
Finals by surface
Hard (5–7)
Clay (5–3)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jun 2013 ITF Bals, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Raluca Elena Platon Romania Oana Georgeta Simion
Romania Gabriela Lee
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Loss 1–1 Jul 2014 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard Lithuania Akvile Parazinskaite Russia Anastasia Shaulskaya
United States Jan Abaza
4–6, 3–6
Win 2–1 Aug 2015 ITF Arad, Romania 10,000 Clay Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse Romania Andreea Ghițescu
Slovakia Katarína Strešnáková
6–3, 6–4
Loss 2–2 Sep 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard United Kingdom Freya Christie China Lu Jiaxi
Sweden Brenda Njuki
6–4, 6–7(4–7), [10–5]
Loss 2–3 Nov 2015 ITF Caracas, Venezuela 10,000 Hard Venezuela Aymet Uzcategui Argentina Catalina Pella
Brazil Laura Pigossi
7–5, 1–6, [4–10]
Win 3–3 Nov 2015 ITF Pereira, Colombia 10,000 Clay Brazil Laura Pigossi Colombia María Herazo González
United States Daniella Roldan
7–5, 6–3
Win 4–3 Jan 2016 ITF Fort de France, France 10,000 Hard Italy Gaia Sanesi United States Emina Bektas
United States Zoë Gwen Scandalis
7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–5)
Loss 4–4 Jan 2016 ITF Petit-Bourg, France 10,000 Hard Italy Gaia Sanesi Netherlands Rosalie van der Hoek
Netherlands Kelly Versteeg
6–7(5–7), 1–6
Loss 4–5 Apr 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard Egypt Ola Abou Zekry United Kingdom Samantha Murray
Greece Despina Papamichail
3–6, 2–6
Win 5–5 Aug 2016 ITF Târgu Jiu, Romania 10,000 Clay Greece Despina Papamichail Argentina Julieta Lara Estable
Argentina Daniela Farfan
6–7(5–7), 6–0, [10–5]
Loss 5–6 Sep 2016 ITF Saint-Malo, France 50,000 Hard (i) Romania Alexandra Cadanțu North Macedonia Lina Gjorcheska
Latvia Diāna Marcinkēviča
6–3, 3–6, [8–10]
Win 6–6 Oct 2016 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard Sweden Jacqueline Cabaj Awad Ukraine Alona Fomina
Russia Anna Morgina
6–3, 7–5
Loss 6–7 May 2017 ITF La Bisbal d'Empordà, Spain 25,000 Clay Mexico Renata Zarazúa Russia Olesya Pervushina
Ukraine Valeriya Strakhova
5–7, 2–6
Win 7–7 Sep 2017 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay Russia Anastasiya Komardina Greece Valentini Grammatikopoulou
Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse
6–3, 6–0
Loss 7–8 Oct 2017 ITF Joué-lès-Tours, France 25,000 Hard (i) Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse United Kingdom Sarah Beth Grey
United Kingdom Samantha Murray
6–7(3–7), 3–6
Win 8–8 Nov 2017 ITF Pune, India 25,000 Hard Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková Chinese Taipei Lee Pei-chi
Russia Yana Sizikova
4–6, 6–3, [10–7]
Loss 8–9 Sep 2018 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse Romania Cristina Dinu
Venezuela Aymet Uzcátegui
6–7(3–7), 2–6
Loss 8–10 Apr 2019 ITF Tunis, Tunisia 25,000 Clay Romania Andreea Roșca Italy Martina Colmegna
Italy Anastasia Grymalska
4–6, 2–6
Win 9–10 Jan 2020 ITF Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France 60,000 Hard (i) Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse Cyprus Raluca Șerban
Georgia (country) Ekaterine Gorgodze
7–6(8–6), 6–7(4–7), [10–8]
Win 10–10 Oct 2020 ITF Istanbul, Turkey 25,000 Hard (i) Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse United Kingdom Maia Lumsden
Turkey Melis Sezer
6–3, 6–4

Notes

References

  1. ^ "Jaqueline Cristian". WTA.
  2. ^ "Jaqueline Adina Cristian". ITF.
  3. ^ "Simona Halep inspires fellow Romanian Jaqueline Cristian".
  4. ^ "Rankings Watch: Badosa cracks Top 10, Raducanu enters Top 20".
  5. ^ "Riske, Cristian to meet in Linz final after Collins retires, Halep withdraws".
  6. ^ "Riske battles past lucky loser Cristian in thriller to capture Linz title".
  7. ^ "Introducing the 2022 Australian Open's Grand Slam debutantes".
  8. ^ "Jaqueline Cristian [ROU] | Australian Open". ausopen.com. Retrieved 15 November 2021.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)