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Marion Bartoli Biography

Marion Bartoli is a French professional tennis player and the current French no. 1. Besides being a 2007 World Championships runner-up, she has also won seven Women's Tennis Association singles titles and three doubles titles to her credit. She is noted for her style of using both her hands on both her forehand and backhand. Bartoli is quite intense, aggresive and hard hitting on the court and she employs unorthadox techniques while playing. She started her senior professional debut in 2003 by making it to the WTA semifinals in the Canberra Women's Classic. In 2004 she partnered with Émilie Loit and won her first WTA tour doubles title in Casablanca followed by another doubles title in the following year in Pattaya City. She won her first senior title at the ASB Classic in Auckland in 2006 and went on to win her third career doubles title by capturing the ECM Prague Open. Bartoli won her fourth career title at the Monterrey Open in 2009 and took home the title in her first ever US Open Series. Bartoli has defeated three reigning world number 1 players in her career so far: Justine Henin, Victoria Azarenka and Jelena Jankovic.

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A look back at the most inspiring tennis victories of recent times on the WTA Tour
A look back at the most inspiring tennis victories of recent times on the WTA Tour
Here's a look back at some of the most emotional and inspiring victories in recent memory on the WTA tour.
Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli reveals devastating details about her health
Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli reveals devastating details about her health
There were growing concerns that Bartoli has turned anorexic.
Wimbledon 2016: Marion Bartoli withdrawn from doubles for 'medical reasons'
Wimbledon 2016: Marion Bartoli withdrawn from doubles for 'medical reasons'
The 2013 Wimbledon winner was instructed by authorities to leave the tournament.
Interview with Marion Bartoli: "There is massive potential for tennis in India"
Interview with Marion Bartoli: "There is massive potential for tennis in India"
She spoke exclusively to Sportskeeda about her trip to India, her assessment of the talent here, and what it means to play at a Grand Slam.
2013 Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli conducts coaching clinic in New Delhi
2013 Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli conducts coaching clinic in New Delhi
When I was eight years old, I wrote a letter to my parents that I will be Wimbledon Champion one day," said the 2013 Wimbledon champion.
Marion Bartoli believes India will do well in singles in the near future
Marion Bartoli believes India will do well in singles in the near future
Bartoli also inaugurated two new clay courts at Delhi to improve the standards of grassroots tennis in India.
Top 10 One Slam wonders in the Open Era
Top 10 One Slam wonders in the Open Era
Most tennis players embark on their journey with one big dream – To win at least one Grand Slam in their career! It takes years of training, ded ...
Former Wimbledon champ Marion Bartoli announced 2015 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon ambassador
Former Wimbledon champ Marion Bartoli announced 2015 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon ambassador
Marion Bartoli Mumbai: Marion Bartoli, has enthralled tennis fans the world over during her tennis career. The 30-year-old Frenchwoman, the 2013 W ...
Defending Champions Evans Ruto and Dinknesh Mekash ready to set course on fire at January 18 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon
Defending Champions Evans Ruto and Dinknesh Mekash ready to set course on fire at January 18 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon
Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon to be held on...
Iva Majoli joins Martina Navratilova in line-up for WTA Legends Event
Iva Majoli joins Martina Navratilova in line-up for WTA Legends Event
Martina Navratilova St. Petersburg (US), Sep 18 (IANS) The Women's Tennis Association named former French Open champion, Iva Majoli, as the fo ...
Wimbledon commemorates the late Elena Baltacha with a special toss ceremony
Wimbledon commemorates the late Elena Baltacha with a special toss ceremony
Wimbledon and Maria Bartoli remember Elena Baltacha with a special toss ceremony
Can Amelie Mauresmo change Andy Murray's fortunes?
Can Amelie Mauresmo change Andy Murray's fortunes?
Can Amelie Mauresmo bring a transformation in Andy Murray's game? Will she be the 'lady luck' he's looking for?
Tennis Farewells of the Year 2013
Tennis Farewells of the Year 2013
WTA: Top 5 upsets of the year 2013
WTA: Top 5 upsets of the year 2013
Why "two" is better than "one" in Indian tennis
Why "two" is better than "one" in Indian tennis
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