Judith Wiesner bigraphy, stories - Austrian tennis player

Judith Wiesner : biography

March 2, 1966 -

Judith Wiesner (born 2 March 1966 in Hallein) is a former professional tennis player from Austria. During her career, she won five top-level singles titles and three tour doubles titles. Her career high rankings were World Number 12 in singles (in 1997), and World Number 29 in doubles (in 1989). In 1996, Wiesner was a quarter-finalist at both Wimbledon and the US Open.

Post-tennis

Initially, Wiesner turned her hand to golf, achieving a handicap of 2. She was the team captain of Austria's Fed Cup team for 2001. She is married to Roland Floimair and is a politician for the OVP in Austria. She currently sits on the council for Salzburg city.http://www.stadt-salzburg.gv.at/internet/extras/archiv/t2_130536/p2_53137.htm She is also the tournament ambassador for the Gastein Ladies event.

WTA Tour Finals

Singels: 12 (5–7)

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I (0–1)
Tier II (0–0)
Tier III (1–2)
Tier IV (2–3)
Tier V (2–1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (1–2)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (4–5)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 16 May 1988 FRA}} Strasbourg Clay ITA}} Sandra Cecchini 3–6, 0–6
Winner 1. 18 July 1988 FRA}} Aix-en-Provence Clay FRG}} Sylvia Hanika 6–1, 6–2
Winner 2. 10 July 1989 FRA}} Arcachon Clay AUT}} Barbara Paulus 6–3, 6–7(3), 6–1
Runner-up 2. 16 March 1990 USA}} Key Biscayne Hard YUG}} Monica Seles 1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 15 July 1991 AUT}} Kitzbühel Clay ESP}} Conchita Martínez 1–6, 6–2, 3–6
Winner 3. 18 May 1992 FRA}} Strasbourg Clay JPN}} Naoko Sawamatsu 6–1, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 17 May 1993 FRA}} Strasbourg Clay JPN}} Naoko Sawamatsu 6–4, 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 5. 12 July 1993 AUT}} Kitzbühel Clay GER}} Anke Huber 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 6. 25 July 1994 AUT}} Styria Clay GER}} Anke Huber 3–6, 3–6
Winner 4. 22 August 1994 USA}} Schenectady Hard LAT}} Larisa Neiland 7–5, 3–6, 6–4
Winner 5. 24 July 1995 AUT}} Maria Lankowitz Clay ROM}} Ruxandra Dragomir 7–6(4), 6–3
Runner-up 7. 30 December 1996 AUS}} Auckland Hard AUT}} Marion Maruska 3–6, 1–6

Doubles: 9 (3–6)

Winner — Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I (0–0)
Tier II (0–0)
Tier III (0–4)
Tier IV (0–1)
Tier V (2–1)
Virginia Slims (1–0)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (3–4)
Carpet (0–2)
Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine