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María José Martínez Sánchez

Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez
Personal information
NameMaría José Martínez Sánchez
ResidenceBarcelona, Spain
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9.2 in)
Turned pro1998
PlaysLeft-handed (two-handed backhand)
Career prize money$2,206,837
Career record307 190
Career titles5 WTA, 12 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 19 (10 May 2010)
Current rankingNo. 32 (26 September 2011)
Grand Slam results
Australian Open3R (2009)
French Open3R (2009)
Wimbledon3R (2008, 2011)
US Open3R (2009)
Career record317 135
Career titles15 WTA, 22 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 5 (18 January 2010)
Current rankingNo. 25 (20 June 2011)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2009)
French OpenSF (2010)
WimbledonQF (2008, 2009)
US OpenQF (2009)
Major doubles tournaments
[[WTA Tour Championships|WTA Championships]W (2009)

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María José Martínez Sánchez (born 12 August 1982) is a Spanish professional tennis player. In singles, she has won three WTA singles titles, the 2009 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, the 2009 Swedish Open and the Premier 5 event, 2010 Internazionali BNL d'Italia. She was also a runner-up at the 2008 Barcelona KIA. As a junior she won the 1999 Orange Bowl, a year-ending tennis event for junior players. She reached her career high ranking in singles of World No. 19 on 10 May 2010.

In doubles, Martínez Sánchez has won 14 WTA titles, nine of which came with Nuria Llagostera Vives, including the 2009 WTA Tour Championships. She has also won four titles with Anabel Medina Garrigues. Martínez Sánchez reached a career high doubles ranking of World No. 5 on 18 January 2010.

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