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Oksana Kalashnikova
ოქსანა კალაშნიკოვა
Oksana Kalashnikova at the 2016 US Open
Country (sports) Georgia
ResidenceBiel, Switzerland
Born (1990-09-05) 5 September 1990 (age 31)
Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 888,659
Singles
Career record184–154 (54.4%)
Career titles0 WTA, 5 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 156 (7 June 2010)
Current rankingNo. 1381 (31 May 2021)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2010, 2011)
French OpenQ3 (2010)
WimbledonQ1 (2010)
US OpenQ1 (2009, 2010)
Doubles
Career record313–275 (53.2%)
Career titles4 WTA, 2 WTA 125K
Highest rankingNo. 43 (13 June 2016)
Current rankingNo. 72 (31 May 2021)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2016)
French Open3R (2013)
Wimbledon3R (2021)
US Open3R (2018)
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
French Open1R (2016)
Wimbledon3R (2014)
Team competitions
Fed Cup19–14 (57.6%)
Last updated on: 12 June 2021.

Oksana Kalashnikova (Georgian: ოქსანა კალაშნიკოვა, romanized: oksana k'alashnik'ova, pronounced [ɔkʰsɑnɑ kʼɑlɑʃnikʼɔvɑ]; born 5 September 1990) is a Georgian professional tennis player of Russian origin.

Kalashnikova has won four WTA Tour doubles titles, two WTA 125K series doubles titles as well as five singles and 25 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit. On 5 July 2010, she reached her career-high singles ranking of No. 156. On 13 June 2016, she peaked at No. 43 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for the Georgia Fed Cup team since 2007, Kalashnikova has a win/loss record of 19–14.

Tennis career

2012

In 2012, Kalashnikova entered the ITF tournament in Astana, where she won the doubles event with Marta Sirotkina against twin sisters Lyudmyla and Nadiia Kichenok.

In November, she and Nina Bratchikova won the doubles title at the Royal Indian Open.

2013

Kalashnikova won her first WTA doubles title at the Baku Cup, partnering Irina Buryachok against Eleni Daniilidou and Aleksandra Krunić.

After that, she and Alicja Rosolska reached the quarterfinals of the Canadian Open, a prestigious tournament serving as a warm-up for the US Open.

In September, she reached the final of WTA 125K series Ningbo International Tennis Open doubles tournament, again partnering Buryachok.

2014

In July, at İstanbul Cup partnering Paula Kania, she reached the final and lost to Misaki Doi and Elina Svitolina.

2015

In July, Kalashnikova entered the ITF tournament in Contrexéville, where she won the doubles event against Constance Sibille & Irina Ramialison, partnering Danka Kovinić.

She then won her second WTA title at BRD Bucharest Open in the final against Andreea Mitu & Patricia Maria Țig, partnering Demi Schuurs.

In November, she lost two WTA 125K series doubles finals, Open de Limoges tournament partnering Margarita Gasparyan, and the Carlsbad Classic partnering Tatjana Maria.

WTA career finals

Doubles: 8 (4 titles, 4 runner-ups)

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments
Premier M & Premier 5
Premier
International (4–4)
Finals by surface
Hard (2–3)
Clay (1–1)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jul 2013 Baku Cup, Azerbaijan International Hard Ukraine Irina Buryachok Greece Eleni Daniilidou
Serbia Aleksandra Krunić
4–6, 7–6(7–3), [10–4]
Loss 1–1 Jul 2014 İstanbul Cup, Turkey International Hard Poland Paula Kania Japan Misaki Doi
Ukraine Elina Svitolina
4–6, 0–6
Win 2–1 Jul 2015 Bucharest Open, Romania International Clay Netherlands Demi Schuurs Romania Andreea Mitu
Romania Patricia Maria Țig
6–2, 6–2
Win 3–1 Jun 2016 Rosmalen Open, Netherlands International Grass Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova Switzerland Xenia Knoll
Serbia Aleksandra Krunić
6–1, 6–1
Win 4–1 Feb 2017 Hungarian Ladies Open International Hard (i) Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei Australia Arina Rodionova
Kazakhstan Galina Voskoboeva
6–3, 4–6, [10–4]
Loss 4–2 Sep 2017 Tashkent Open, Uzbekistan International Hard Japan Nao Hibino Hungary Tímea Babos
Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková
5–7, 4–6
Loss 4–3 Feb 2018 Taiwan Open International Hard (i) Japan Nao Hibino China Duan Yingying
China Wang Yafan
6–7(4–7), 6–7(5–7)
Loss 4–4 May 2019 Morocco Open International Clay Spain Georgina García Pérez Spain María José Martínez Sánchez
Spain Sara Sorribes Tormo
5–7, 1–6

WTA 125K series finals

Doubles: 6 (2 titles, 4 runner–ups)

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Nov 2012 Royal Indian Open, Pune Hard Russia Nina Bratchikova Israel Julia Glushko
Thailand Noppawan Lertcheewakarn
6–0, 4–6, [10–8]
Loss 1–1 Sep 2013 Ningbo International, China Hard Ukraine Irina Buryachok Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
China Zhang Shuai
2–6, 1–6
Loss 1–2 Nov 2015 Open de Limoges, France Hard (i) Russia Margarita Gasparyan Czech Republic Barbora Krejčíková
Luxembourg Mandy Minella
6–1, 5–7, [6–10]
Loss 1–3 Nov 2015 Carlsbad Classic, United States Hard Germany Tatjana Maria Paraguay Verónica Cepede Royg
Brazil Gabriela Cé
6–1, 4–6, [8–10]
Win 2–3 Sep 2019 New Haven Challenger, U.S. Hard Russia Anna Blinkova United States Usue Maitane Arconada
United States Jamie Loeb
6–2, 4–6, [10–4]
Loss 2–4 Dec 2019 Open de Limoges, France Hard (i) Russia Ekaterina Alexandrova Spain Georgina García Pérez
Spain Sara Sorribes Tormo
2–6, 6–7(3–7)

ITF Circuit finals

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 10 (5–5)

Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Oct 2008 ITF San Luis Potosí, Mexico 25,000 Hard Portugal Frederica Piedade 7–5, 4–6, 6–4
Win 2–0 Mar 2009 ITF Giza, Egypt 10,000 Clay Spain Eva Fernández-Brugués 6–4, 4–6, 6–3
Loss 2–1 Mar 2009 ITF Giza, Egypt 10,000 Clay Russia Galina Fokina 4–6, 2–6
Loss 2–2 Mar 2009 ITF Kharkiv, Ukraine 25,000 Clay Ukraine Kristina Antoniychuk 6–4, 4–6, 1–6
Win 3–2 Jun 2009 ITF Toruń, Poland 25,000 Clay Belarus Ksenia Milevskaya 3–6, 6–4, 6–2
Loss 3–3 Jul 2009 ITF Almaty, Kazakhstan 25,000 Hard Russia Elena Chalova 3–6, 4–6
Win 4–3 Sep 2009 ITF Tbilisi, Georgia 25,000 Clay Georgia (country) Sofia Shapatava 4–6, 6–3, 6–2
Win 5–3 Oct 2010 ITF Kharkiv, Ukraine 25,000 Carpet (i) Russia Daria Kuchmina 7–5, 4–6, 6–4
Loss 5–4 Apr 2013 ITF Namangan, Uzbekistan 25,000 Hard Ukraine Nadiia Kichenok 2–6, 3–6
Loss 5–5 Apr 2013 ITF Andijan, Uzbekistan 10,000 Hard Ukraine Anastasiya Vasylyeva 4–6, 5–7

Doubles: 34 (25–9)

Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2007 ITF Antalya, Turkey 25,000 Hard Georgia (country) Sofia Kvatsabaia Serbia Vojislava Lukić
Bulgaria Dessislava Mladenova
6–2, 2–6, 3–6
Win 1–1 Jul 2007 ITF Garching, Germany 10,000 Clay Finland Katariina Tuohimaa Austria Franziska Klotz
Italy Evelyn Mayr
7–5, 6–3
Win 2–1 Mar 2008 ITF Cairo, Egypt 10,000 Clay Russia Galina Fokina Russia Elena Chalova
Russia Inna Sokolova
6–4, 6–2
Win 3–1 Mar 2008 ITF Cairo, Egypt 10,000 Clay Russia Galina Fokina Russia Anna Savitskaya
Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs
7–6(7), 6–4
Loss 3–2 May 2008 ITF Antalya, Turkey 25,000 Clay Turkey Pemra Özgen Austria Melanie Klaffner
Belarus Ksenia Milevskaya
2–6, 5–7
Win 4–2 Jul 2008 ITF Kharkiv, Ukraine 25,000 Clay Romania Mihaela Buzărnescu Ukraine Kristina Antoniychuk
Ukraine Lesia Tsurenko
6–1, 6–4
Win 5–2 Sep 2008 ITF Innsbruck, Austria 10,000 Clay Ukraine Irina Buryachok Switzerland Conny Perrin
Switzerland Nicole Riner
3–6, 6–3, [10–7]
Win 6–2 Sep 2008 ITF Casale Monferrato, Italy 10,000 Clay Portugal Catarina Ferreira Switzerland Nicole Riner
Switzerland Amra Sadiković
7–5, 7–6
Win 7–2 Mar 2009 ITF Giza, Egypt 10,000 Clay Morocco Fatima El Allami Netherlands Marlot Meddens
Netherlands Bibiane Weijers
6–4, 6–2
Loss 7–3 Mar 2009 ITF Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia 50,000 Carpet (i) Russia Valeria Savinykh Belarus Ksenia Milevskaya
Ukraine Lesia Tsurenko
2–6, 3–6
Win 8–3 Jun 2009 ITF Qarshi, Uzbekistan 25,000 Hard Ukraine Kristina Antoniychuk Turkey Pemra Özgen
Turkey Çağla Büyükakçay
5–7, 6–0, [10–6]
Win 9–3 Aug 2009 ITF Almaty, Kazakhstan 25,000 Hard Russia Elena Chalova Russia Nina Bratchikova
Romania Ágnes Szatmári
6–1, 6–0
Win 10–3 Sep 2009 ITF Napoli, Italy 25,000 Clay Russia Nina Bratchikova Argentina Betina Jozami
Argentina María Irigoyen
7–6(5), 2–6, [10–8]
Win 11–3 Oct 2009 ITF Limoges, France 25,000 Clay Russia Elena Chalova France Florence Haring
France Violette Huck
4–6, 6–3, [10–4]
Win 12–3 Dec 2009 ITF Dubai, United Arab Emirates 75,000 Hard Germany Julia Görges Czech Republic Vladimíra Uhlířová
Czech Republic Renata Voráčová
4–6, 6–2, [10–8]
Loss 12–4 Sep 2010 ITF Telavi, Georgia 25,000 Clay Austria Melanie Klaffner Ukraine Veronika Kapshay
Romania Ágnes Szatmári
1–6, 6–2, [8–10]
Win 13–4 Oct 2010 ITF Istanbul, Turkey 25,000 Hard Russia Marta Sirotkina Russia Ekaterina Bychkova
France Iryna Brémond
6–3, 6–1
Win 14–4 Nov 2010 ITF Opole, Poland 25,000 Carpet (i) Belarus Polina Pekhova Poland Paula Kania
Poland Magda Linette
6–3, 6–4
Loss 14–5 Jan 2011 ITF Quanzhou, China 50,000 Hard Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer China Liu Wanting
China Sun Shengnan
3–6, 2–6
Win 15–5 Feb 2012 ITF Moscow, Russia 25,000 Hard (i) Russia Marta Sirotkina Russia Tatiana Kotelnikova
Belarus Lidziya Marozava
7–6(2), 4–6, [11–9]
Win 16–5 Mar 2012 ITF Almaty, Kazakhstan 25,000 Hard Russia Eugeniya Pashkova Uzbekistan Albina Khabibulina
Belarus Ilona Kremen
6–1, 7–5
Win 17–5 Apr 2012 ITF Namangan, Uzbekistan 25,000 Hard Russia Marta Sirotkina United Kingdom Naomi Broady
Poland Paula Kania
6–2, 7–5
Win 18–5 Apr 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Hard Georgia (country) Sofia Kvatsabaia Romania Ana Bogdan
Russia Maria Mokh
6–4, 6–4
Loss 18–6 Jun 2012 ITF Ystad, Sweden 25,000 Hard Slovakia Lenka Wienerová Poland Magda Linette
Poland Katarzyna Piter
3–6, 3–6
Win 19–6 Jul 2012 ITF Astana, Kazakhstan 100,000 Hard Russia Marta Sirotkina Ukraine Lyudmyla Kichenok
Ukraine Nadiia Kichenok
3–6, 6–4, [10–2]
Loss 19–7 Sep 2012 ITF Telavi, Georgia 50,000 Clay Belarus Ekaterina Dzehalevich Hungary Réka Luca Jani
Germany Christina Shakovets
6–3, 4–6, [6–10]
Win 20–7 Mar 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Hard Kyrgyzstan Ksenia Palkina United States Anamika Bhargava
United States Nicole Melichar
6–1, 6–3
Win 21–7 Mar 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Hard Kyrgyzstan Ksenia Palkina Turkey Başak Eraydın
Australia Abbie Myers
6–4, 4–6, [10–8]
Win 22–7 Jul 2013 ITF Istanbul, Turkey 25,000 Hard Ukraine Lyudmyla Kichenok Ukraine Alona Fomina
Slovenia Anja Prislan
6–2, 4–6, [10–7]
Win 23–7 Sep 2013 ITF Trabzon, Turkey 50,000 Hard Serbia Aleksandra Krunić Armenia Ani Amiraghyan
Slovenia Dalila Jakupović
6–2, 6–1
Loss 23–8 Dec 2013 ITF Navi Mumbai, India 25,000 Hard Latvia Diāna Marcinkēviča United Kingdom Jocelyn Rae
United Kingdom Anna Smith
4–6, 6–7(5)
Loss 23–9 Dec 2014 ITF Pune, India 25,000 Hard Ukraine Anastasiya Vasylyeva Russia Anna Morgina
Serbia Nina Stojanović
6–7(7), 4–6
Win 24–9 Jul 2015 ITF Contrexéville, France 100,000 Clay Montenegro Danka Kovinić France Constance Sibille
France Irina Ramialison
2–6, 6–3, [10–6]
Win 25–9 Jul 2019 ITF Contrexéville, France 100,000 Clay Spain Georgina Garcia Perez Kazakhstan Anna Danilina
Netherlands Eva Wacanno
6–3, 6–3

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