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Laurence Courtois : biography

18 January 1976 -

Laurence Courtois (born 18 January 1976 in Kortrijk, Belgium) is a former professional female tennis player from Belgium.

Courtois won four doubles titles on the WTA Tour during her career.

WTA Tour finals

Singles 2

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 0
Tier IV & V 0
Olympic Games 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 19 May 1996 Cardiff, Wales Clay BEL}} Dominique Van Roost 4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 2. 13 June 1999 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Hard ISR}} Anna Smashnova 3–6, 3–6

Doubles 9 (4–5)

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 1
Tier III 1
Tier IV & V 2
Olympic Games 0
Titles by Surface
Hard 3
Clay 1
Grass 0
Carpet 0
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 20 February 1994 Paris, France Hard BEL}} Sabine Appelmans FRA}} Mary Pierce Andrea Temesvári 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 8 January 1995 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard BEL}} Nancy Feber GER}} Claudia Porwik Irina Spîrlea 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 14 April 1996 Jakarta, Indonesia Hard BEL}} Nancy Feber JPN}} Rika Hiraki Naoko Kijimuta 6–7, 5–7
Runner-up 4. 19 May 1996 Cardiff, Wales Clay BEL}} Els Callens USA}} Katrina Adams Mariaan de Swardt 0–6, 4–6
Runner-up 5. 26 October 1997 Luxembourg Carpet GER}} Meike Babel LAT}} Larisa Neiland Helena Suková 2–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 9 August 1998 Istanbul, Turkey Hard GER}} Meike Babel SWE}} Åsa Carlsson Florencia Labat 6–0, 6–2
Winner 7. 25 April 1999 Cairo, Egypt Clay ESP}} Arantxa Sánchez Vicario ROU}} Irina Spîrlea Caroline Vis 7–5, 1–6, 7–6
Winner 8. 24 October 1999 Bratislava, Slovakia Hard BEL}} Kim Clijsters BLR}} Olga Barabanschikova Lilia Osterloh 6–2, 3–6, 7–5
Runner-up 9. 5 November 2000 Leipzig, Germany Carpet BEL}} Kim Clijsters ESP}} Arantxa Sánchez Vicario Anne-Gaëlle Sidot 7–6(8–6), 5–7, 3–6
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