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Nadia Petrova
Надежда Петрова
Petrova 2009 US Open 01.jpg
Country Russia
ResidenceMiami, United States
BornJune 8, 1982 (1982-06-08) (age 38)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb; 10.2 st)
Turned proSeptember 6, 1999
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$12,211,831
Singles
Career record529–295
Career titles13 WTA, 4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 3 (May 15, 2006)
Current rankingNo. 16 (June 24, 2013)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQF (2006, 2010)
French OpenSF (2003, 2005)
WimbledonQF (2005, 2008)
US OpenQF (2004, 2005)
Other tournaments
ChampionshipsRR (2005, 2006, 2008)
Olympic Games3R (2012)
Doubles
Career record374–167
Career titles24 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 3 (March 21, 2005)
Current rankingNo. 3 (June 24, 2013)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (2011)
French OpenF (2012)
WimbledonQF (2004, 2005, 2007, 2013)
US OpenF (2010)
Other Doubles tournaments
ChampionshipsW (2004, 2012)
Olympic GamesBronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (2012)
Last updated on: June 24, 2013.

Nadezhda "Nadia" Petrova (Russian: Надежда Викторовна Петрова, Nadezhda Viktorovna Petrova; born June 8, 1982 in Moscow, Soviet Union, is a Russian professional tennis player.

She has won 27 WTA Titles, nine in singles and eighteen in doubles. In singles, Petrova has a career high ranking of World No. 3 in May 2006. She has reached the semi-finals of the French Open in 2003 and 2005. In doubles, she won the Sony Ericsson Championships in 2004 with Meghann Shaughnessy. As of 29 August 2011, Petrova was ranked World No. 30 in singles and World No. 9 in doubles.

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