|Country (sports) United States|
Career titles 5 ITF
Weight 61 kg
Residence Atlanta, Georgia, US
Name Irina Falconi
Turned pro 2010
|Prize money $1,077,862|
Role Tennis player
Siblings Stephani Falconi
Career record 258–186
Height 1.63 m
|Born May 4, 1990 (age 25)
Portoviejo, Ecuador (1990-05-04) |
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Parents Silva Falconi, Carlos Falconi
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Irina Falconi (born May 4, 1990) is a professional American tennis player, who was born in Portoviejo, Ecuador. She moved to Manhattan, New York, as a toddler. Her highest WTA singles ranking is World No. 64, which she reached on September 14, 2015. Her career high in doubles is World No. 70, which she reached on June 10, 2013. Falconi played college tennis at Georgia Tech where she was a 2x ITA All-American.
Ana ivanovic vs irina falconi miami open 2015
She was given a wild card into the 2010 US Open qualifying tournament and managed to qualify defeating Mona Barthel, Anastasia Pivovarova and Stéphanie Dubois.
Falconi went out in the first round of the Australian Open, the French Open, and Wimbledon. The 2011 US Open was more successful for Falconi, who defeated Klára Zakopalová and Dominika Cibulková, before losing to Sabine Lisicki.