Jelena Dokic   ESPN




Height: 5-foot-6
Weight:  126 lbs.
Plays: Right-handed


Born: April 12, 1983, Belgrade, YUG
Career Titles: 5
Career Highlights
Yugoslavia
 


-- 2004 AT A GLANCE --

WTA Tournaments Played: 15

WTA Record: 6-16

Tournament Titles: Best Finish - SF, Pan Pacific Open

Hardcourt Record: 2-6

Carpet Record: 3-2

Clay Record: 1-5

Grass Record: 0-3

Overall Record (including non-WTA events): 6-16


   CURRENT CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2002
• Injury-free for the first time in 2002, she won both the doubles and singles titles in the Sarastoa Open in Florida.

• Reached the quarterfinals of the French Open where she lost to Jennifer Capriati.

• Won her first title on grass at Birmingham.

• Reached the final at Open Gaz de France and San Diego.

  2004 TOURNAMENTS
TOURNAMENT SURFACE ROUND OPPONENT W/L SCORE
Pan Pacific Open Carpet 1
2
QF
SF
Cara Black
Janette Husarova
Tatiana Panova
Lindsay Davenport
W
W
W
L
3-6, 7-6, 6-1
7-6, 6-7, 6-1
6-1, 6-1
1-6, 0-6
Open Gaz de France Carpet 1
2
Bye
Elena Bovina

L

6-4, 6-7, 0-6
Dubai Open Hard 1
Petra Mandula
L
1-6, 2-6
Qatar Open Hard 1
2
Nicole Pratt
JIe Zheng
W
L
6-4, 6-4
4-6, 1-6
Pacific Life Open Hard 1
2
Bye
Gala Leon Garcia

L

4-6, 6-3, 4-6
NASDAQ-100 Open Hard 1
2
3
4
Bye
Nicole Pratt
Kristina Brandi
Elena Dementieva


W
L

(X) W walkover
7-5, 6-4
7-5, 1-6, 3-6
Bausch-Lomb Championship Clay 1
Amy Frazier
L
4-6, 5-7
Family Circle Cup Clay 1
2
Tatiana Panova
Petra Mandula
W
L
6-0, 5-7, 7-5
6-7, 6-3, 2-6
Ladies German Open Clay 1
Meghann Shaughnessy
L
0-6, 3-6
Italia Masters Clay 1
Maria Elena Camerin
L
5-7, 5-7
French Open Clay 1
Tatiana Perebiynis
L
4-6, 1-6
DFS Classic Grass 1
Shenay Perry
L
4-6, 6-7
Hastings Direct Grass 1
Tina Pisnik
L
2-6, 2-6
Wimbledon Grass 1
Gisela Dulko
L
3-6, 3-6
China Open Hard 1
Tamarine Tanasugarn
L
3-6, 0-6

   PAST CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2001
• Caused a huge stink at this year's Australian Open by renouncing her Australian citizenship in favor of a Yugoslav passport.

• Won her first professional title at Rome by defeating Amelie Mauresmo, 7-6 (3), 6-1. Won in Toyko defeating Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario, 6-4, 6-2. Took the title in Moscow by beating Elena Dementieva, 6-3, 6-3.

• Reached the fourth round at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open.

• Was runner-up in Sao Paulo, Zurich and Linz.

2000
• Reached the semifinals at Wimbleon becoming the first Australian woman semifinalist at Wimbledon in 20 years since Evonne Goolagong Cawley, and the first Australian woman Grand Slam semifinalist since Nicole Provis reached the Australian Open semifinals in 1988.

• Advanced to the semifinals at the Olympics in her hometown of Sydney, Australia, before falling in the bronze-medal match to third seed Monica Seles.

• Won three of her Fed Cup matches while representing Australia.

1999
• Ranked No. 129, she won one of the Open Era's biggest upsets by defeating world No. 1 Martina Hingis in the first round at Wimbledon 6-2, 6-0. The victory against Hingis marked only the third time in the Open Era that a Grand Slam women's top seed lost in the first round and the third time in Wimbledon women's history (starting in 1884) that the top seed lost her first match (M. Smith-1962, S. Graf-1994). Dokic also defeated ninth seed Mary Pierce in the fourth round to reach the quarterfinals.

• With teammate Mark Philippoussis, led Australia to its first Hopman Cup title.

• As a wild card, reached the third round in singles and doubles of the Australian Open.

• With partner Amanda Coetzer, reached her first pro doubles final at Tokyo.

1998
• Finished the year as the International Tennis Federation Junior World Champion and No. 1 junior in the world in singles.

• As a junior, won the U.S. Open singles title and was a French Open finalist. She also won the French Open doubles title with partner Kim Clijsters. She reached the semifinals at the Australian Open and Wimbledon.