Svetlana Kuznetsova

774.6

294.2k fans
Ranked: 2nd in Russian Federation

Svetlana Aleksandrovna Kuznetsova (Russian: Светла́на Алекса́ндровна Кузнецо́ва, IPA: [svʲɪtˈlanə ɐlʲɪkˈsandrəvnə kʊznʲɪˈtsovə] ( listen); born 27 June 1985) is a Russian professional tennis player. Kuznetsova has appeared in four Grand Slam singles finals, winning two, and has also appeared in seven doubles finals, winning twice. As a doubles player, Kuznetsova has reached the finals of each Grand Slam at least once, winning the Australian Open twice.

Born to an athletic family, Kuznetsova moved at the age of seven to Spain to attend the Sanchez-Casal Academy. In 2001, she first took part on a WTA tournament, the Madrid Open, and a year later won her first WTA title at the Nordea Nordic Light Open in Helsinki, Finland. Her first appearance in a Grand Slam was at the 2002 Australian Open and her first Grand Slam title came at the 2004 US Open, making her the third Russian woman to win a Grand Slam title, after Anastasia Myskina and Maria Sharapova. Kuznetsova's second Grand Slam title was the 2009 French Open, defeating compatriot Dinara Safina in the final in straight sets. At the 2006 French Open and the 2007 US Open singles tournament she was the runner-up, both times to Belgian player Justine Henin. As a result, Kuznetsova obtained a career-high No. 2 WTA ranking, holding that position for 24 weeks in 2007 and 2008. Since the 2010 season, Kuznetsova lost her top 10 position and even dropped down to a year-end ranking of 72 in 2012, until recovering in 2016, when she progressed to the top 10 and reached the semifinals of the WTA Finals, her best result in that tournament to date.

Apart from singles tournaments, Kuznetsova was also successful in doubles. She won her first five WTA doubles titles with Arantxa Sánchez Vicario. After a series of disappointing results with her she paired with Martina Navratilova, Elena Likhovtseva, Alicia Molik, and Amélie Mauresmo. Pairing with Likhovtseva she climbed to No. 3 WTA in doubles in 2004, holding that position for eight weeks, which remains her career-high. She won the Australian Open twice in doubles, in 2005 alongside Alicia Molik and in 2012 partnering Vera Zvonareva. Kuznetsova also played various times mixed doubles at Grand Slams, most prominently in 2003, but never went beyond the quarterfinals. She has won a total of 17 WTA singles and 16 WTA doubles titles to date.

Description provided by Wikipedia

Statistics

Follower Chart

Social Rankings

Latest Instagram Posts

Всегда мечтала о серёжке в губе )🤔😝 как вам? P.S: заранее понимаю что ,тех кто против ,будет больше.. Но все же интересно))) // always wanted this ring in the lip🤦🏼‍♀️🤪 what do you think 🤔 ? Make and hair : @burobeauty

In love with street arts 🎭 🖤

Вот бы жить столько , сколько живут деревья 🌳 🤔 могли бы сделать гораздо больше и попробовать себя в разных ролях, были бы мудрее и зеленее , как думаете ?) // if a human life would last as long as a life of the trees , what would happen ? #dreamer

Переосмысливать жизнь лучше в некрасивых местах , а в красивых и переосмысливать нечего 🤪😝🥰 // beautiful thoughts in a beautiful place 🧚🏼‍♂️☀️ #pizza

Latest Facebook Posts

Сегодня в 20.00 🥳 @alla_dovlatova как и всегда будет весело) ... See moreSee less

Сегодня в 20.00 🥳 @alla_dovlatova  как и всегда будет весело)

 

Comment on Facebook

That's Austin powers racquet.

U will lose again

Glamorous 👏💖

will Come With me My home Woman like a flower that blooms from love I Love Old age women will you marry me Ukraine Women I Love will your love and respec all woman you are very nice and beautiful can I meet you

Природа так обо всем позаботилась, что повсюду ты находишь, чему учиться.
Леонардо да Винчи
... See moreSee less

Природа так обо всем позаботилась, что повсюду ты находишь, чему учиться. 
Леонардо да Винчи

 

Comment on Facebook

realy beautiful realy😘😘😘😘😘

Woman like a flower that blooms from love

Москва это маленькая деревня , везде модно встретить друзей @olgaorlova1311 была рада встрече) ... See moreSee less

Москва это маленькая деревня , везде модно встретить друзей @olgaorlova1311  была рада встрече)

 

Comment on Facebook

Is that your sister Sveta?

Who is that? I want to join. How can I join?

две красивые дамы

Bonjour sava Rak mleH cv

Buenas noches Svetlana💝💝

Woman like a flower that blooms from love Ukraine woman he like me and i love you My I want to marry you my

+ View previous comments

#sundays @thedolce27 ... See moreSee less

#sundays @thedolce27

 

Comment on Facebook

not to wild on a sunday😘😘😘

Ferrari?

А как ваша суббота ?) ... See moreSee less

А как ваша суббота ?)

 

Comment on Facebook

Woman like a flower that blooms from love I Love Old age women will you marry me Ukraine Women I Love will your love and respec all woman you are very nice and beautiful can I meet you I'm a poor man who has been able to at least start over and I will likely recover from this set back and I'll be one of the best mature country old school man who is the person who has the wisdom to treat you like a queen in the public and private place to be honest I don't cheat and I'm a caring loyal man

My cats

Dolce 😊🐶

работать

+ View previous comments

Load more

Latest Tweets

Want to hear about updates?

Latest News from The Guardian

Johanna Konta gets past Lauren Davis after seesaw French Open battle

The British No 1 Johanna Konta beat Lauren Davis 6-3, 1-6, 6-3 to reach the third round of the French Open

Serena Williams looks ready to contend after crisp opening win in New York

Serena Williams cruised to a first-round win over Magda Linette, staying on course for a third-round clash with her elder sister at the US Open

Jo Konta beats Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach last eight in Rio

Jo Konta beat Svetlana Kuznetsova, the eighth seed, 3-6, 7-5, 7-5 in a struggle of constantly ebbing fortunes to reach the Olympic quarter-finals

Details incorrect, or have more to add?