Most Obscure/Anonymous player to win a GS MD match?
Who are some of the most WTF players to achieve success at the highest level and win a match in a GS.....
(USA)- 2001 Australian Oped RD 128 d Angeles Montolio 62 62
-High rank of #105; only won about 8 other MD tour lvl matches;only played 3 other GS MDs
(AUS)-2001 Australian Open RD128 d.Alexandra Fusai(
) 46 75 60
-High rank of #303(
); never won a single other tour match;only played on tour about 2 years
(RUS)-2002 Roland Garros RD128 d.Barbara Schwartz 26 75 52* ret
-High rank of #143; won jut 3 other tour matches(3rd set TB over Kostanic,Ospina and Akgul lol);only played 5 total grand slams ever;only played about 4 full years on tour despite an 8 yr career
(GER)-2000 Roland Garros RD 128 d Marion Maruska 16 63 64-ironically was Abe's last event on tour!!
-High rank of #112;only won 7 other tour lvl matches; played Just 2 other MD GS's
(ROU)-even i did a "huh' 2006 Roland Garros RD 128 d(28) Lucie Safarova
61 76 (7)....lost 2rd 36 76(5) 63 to Molik
-High rank of #120;played and won one other MD tour lvl event in entire 6 yr career !!
(RUS)-2009 Roland Garros RD128(yes that match) d.Mathilde Johansson 26 62 108
-High rank of #105; has only one 1 other tour level match since, which was last fall in Tashkent
(NED)-2000 Wimbledon RD128 d.Adriana Gersi 61 64
-High rank of #105;came onto tour in 1995 but then didnt play again until 2000; never won another tour lvl match; only played 28 pro events(wta/itf) in career
(CZE)-2003 Wimbledon RD128 d.Ludmila Cervanova 76(6) 26 64, lead #13 Sugiyama 16 76(6) 42 in 2rd before losing 75 in 3rd
High rank of #98;only won 3 other tour lvl matches;played just 3 other GS MD's;played 14 GS's overall
(USA)- 2004 Wimbledon RD128 d. Tina Pisnik 16 62 75
-High rank of #95; only won one other tour lvl match;played just 3 other GS MD's;played 13 total GS's;
(ENG)-2004 Wimbledon RD128 d. Severine Beltrame 76(2) 64
lost 2Rd 86 in 3rd set to #31 Amy Frazier
-High rank of #292;never won another tour match; only played 3 other tour MDs; never played a GS outside of Wimbledon in 11 year career(played 10 Wimbledon's)!!!
(GER)-2004 Wimbledon RD128 d. Elena Baltacha(lmao)63 62 lost in 2rd to #6 ELENA DEMENTIEVA 26 63 86!!
-High rank of #133;did not win another MD tour match; only played 2 other tour MD's(1 was as a-LL);played 17 other GS's
(CRO)- 2007 Wimbledon RD 128 d. Anna-Lena Groenefeld
-High rank of #133;played and won just one other tour level event(beating Kirilenko of all ppl);played no other GS MD's; Played 13 other GS's in 9 yr career
(USA)-2000 US Open RD 128 d.Ansley Cargill 76 75
-High rank #115;played only 2 yrs on tour;played 4 other GS's ;played just 26 tour wta/itf events
Honorable Mentions to Sarah Borwell,Sanda Mamic,Shika Uberoi and Bea Bielik
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Last edited by MakarovaFan; Jun 2nd, 2012 at 12:24 AM.