Tessa Price

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Tessa Price
Country (sports)  South Africa
Born (1967-03-25) March 25, 1967 (age 51)
Cape Town, South Africa
Retired 1997
Prize money $ 160,517
Singles
Career record 133–86
Career titles 9 ITF
Highest ranking No. 101 (24 October 1994)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (1993)
Wimbledon 2R (1994)
US Open 1R (1994)
Doubles
Career record 94–69
Career titles 8 ITF
Highest ranking No. 129 (5 December 1994)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open 2R (1994)
French Open 1R (1994)
Wimbledon 2R (1996)
US Open 2R (1994)

Tessa Price (born March 25, 1967) is a retired professional tennis player from South Africa.[1][2] She participated in four Grand Slams during her career, reaching the second round at the Australian Open in 1993, and at Wimbledon in 1994.[3]

ITF Circuit finals[edit]

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

Singles Finals (9–3)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. June 20, 1988 Mobile, United States Hard United States Jessica Emmons 7–5, 7–5
Winner 2. July 29, 1991 Haifa, Israel Hard Commonwealth of Independent States Tessa Shapovalova 6–2, 6–0
Winner 3. August 12, 1991 Ashkelon, Israel Hard Israel Ilana Berger 7–6(9–7), 6–7(2–7), 6–3
Runner–up 4. August 19, 1991 Ashkelon, Israel Hard Israel Ilana Berger 3–6, 7–6(7–5), 4–6
Winner 5. November 25, 1991 Ramat HaSharon, Israel Hard Israel Anna Smashnova 6–4, 6–3
Runner–up 6. October 26, 1992 Saga, Japan Grass New Zealand Julie Richardson 2–6, 6–7(8–10)
Runner–up 7. November 2, 1992 Machida, Japan Grass Japan Yone Kamio 6–4, 6–7, 2–6
Winner 8. November 16, 1992 Port Pirie, Australia Hard Australia Joanne Limmer 3–6, 6–3, 6–1
Winner 9. November 30, 1992 Mildura, Australia Hard Paraguay Rossana de los Ríos 6–3, 6–3
Winner 10. October 25, 1993 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard Indonesia Romana Tedjakusuma 7–6(7–3), 6–2
Winner 11. November 8, 1993 Mount Gambier, Australia Hard Australia Nicole Pratt 4–6, 6–2, 6–0
Winner 12. November 29, 1993 Mildura, Australia Hard Australia Nicole Pratt 7–5, 3–6, 7–5

Doubles finals (8–3)[edit]

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. July 29, 1991 Haifa, Israel Hard United States Kirsten Dreyer South Africa Janine Humphreys
Namibia Elizma Nortje
6–1, 6–0
Runner–up 2. August 12, 1991 Ashkelon, Israel Hard United States Kirsten Dreyer Israel Ilana Berger
South Africa Robyn Field
w/o
Winner 3. November 11, 1991 Swindon, United Kingdom Carpet Israel Ilana Berger Belgium Els Callens
Switzerland Michele Strebel
6–2, 7–5
Winner 4. July 13, 1992 Evansville, United States Hard Australia Danielle Jones Canada Mélanie Bernard
Canada Caroline Delisle
6–2, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 5. July 20, 1992 Roanoke, United States Hard Australia Danielle Jones Canada Mélanie Bernard
South Africa Cindy Summers
6–2, 6–2
Runner–up 6. August 10, 1992 York, United States Hard Australia Danielle Jones United States Nicole Arendt
United States Shannan McCarthy
3–6, 3–6
Winner 7. November 16, 1992 Port Pirie, Australia Hard Australia Danielle Jones Australia Joanne Limmer
Australia Robyn Mawdsley
6–2, 5–7, 6–3
Winner 8. July 17, 1995 Wilmington, United States Hard United Kingdom Clare Wood Australia Catherine Barclay
United States Audra Keller
3–6, 6–1, 6–1
Runner-up 9. September 4, 1995 Tianjin, China Hard Germany Kirstin Freye China Chen Li-Ling
China Li Fang
2–6, 3–6
Winner 10. October 30, 1995 Saga, Japan Grass Australia Danielle Jones Australia Robyn Mawdsley
Australia Kirrily Sharpe
6–4, 6–2
Winner 11. April 15, 1996 Elvas, Portugal Hard United Kingdom Claire Taylor Finland Hanna-Katri Aalto
Finland Kirsi Lampinen
6–2, 6–3

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