101 Facts About Sam Stosur

1. Sam Stosur is rumored to be a lesbian and is dating a former American tennis player Lisa Raymond; who is an open lesbian.

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2. Sam Stosur went on a trip competing in the World Youth Club in Jakarta, Indonesia when she was 16 years old.

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3. Sam Stosur was born in the womb of mother Dianne Sam Stosur and father Tony Stosur.

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4. Sam Stosur was born in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia on 30th March 1984 to her parents.

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5. Sam Stosur was drawn in the same quarter as Henin, Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams, which was dubbed the toughest section of the draw.

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6. Sam Stosur reached the same round in doubles, losing to Anna-Lena Gronefeld and Patty Schnyder.

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7. Sam Stosur is the first Australian to win the women's doubles title at the country's Grand Slam tournament since Alicia Molik teamed with Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia in 2005.

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8. Sam Stosur started her 2016 season at the Brisbane International, where she won her opening match against qualifier Jana Cepelova, but lost her second-round match to sixth seed Carla Suarez Navarro.

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9. Sam Stosur moved on to play Eugenie Bouchard in the final, taking 2 hours and 13 minutes to capture her fifth career title, coming from a set down to win.

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10. At the French Open, Sam Stosur won her opening match against Kimiko Date-Krumm after waiting 2½ hours to play because of rain.

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11. Sam Stosur's finished off the year winning the doubles title at the WTA Championships in Madrid, ranked No 1 in doubles, and a career high to that point, No 29 in singles.

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12. Sam Stosur enjoys other sports activities such as snorkeling and cycling.

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13. Sam Stosur has not revealed about her relationship, or she publicly confessed to being gay.

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14. Sam Stosur was a finalist at her next event in Stuttgart, falling to Justine Henin and a quarterfinalist in Madrid as she prepared for Roland Garros.

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15. Sam Stosur was unable to join Gold Coast wildcard Kim Birrell and Melbourne qualifier Destanee Aiava as first-day Australian female winners at the Queensland Tennis Centre.

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16. Sam Stosur has won four matches in her nine Brisbane tournaments, and has not made a quarter-final at her home state tournament.

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17. At the US Open, Sam Stosur lost in round one to second seed Caroline Wozniacki.

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18. Sam Stosur's failed to defend her title at the Internationaux de Strasbourg, after losing to Dominika Cibulkova in the quarterfinals of the tournament.

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19. Sam Stosur won her ninth WTA title in Strasbourg, defeating fellow Australian Daria Gavrilova in the final.

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20. Sam Stosur's beat Serbian former world No 1, Jelena Jankovic, in straight sets before losing to Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu in straight sets.

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21. Sam Stosur's lost her opening-round match against German Julia Gorges in a three-set thriller.

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22. Sam Stosur's defeated Latvian Anastasija Sevastova and eighth seed Barbora Strycova before falling to Slovak Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets for the first time.

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23. Sam Stosur's defeated Montenegro's Danka Kovinic in straight sets to set up a clash with Slovenian qualifier Dalila Jakupovic and defeated her in three sets.

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24. Sam Stosur ended her five-month losing streak at the Taiwan Open where she was the second seed.

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25. Sam Stosur began the season at the Brisbane International with a first round lost to fourth-seed Garbine Muguruza in a three-set thriller.

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26. Sam Stosur began her Asian hardcourt swing season with a first round lost as the 16th seed at the Wuhan Open to Caroline Wozniacki.

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27. Sam Stosur's lost to Caroline Wozniacki in the second round.

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28. Sam Stosur competed at a start up tournament for Wimbledon to begin her grass-court season.

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29. At the French Open, Sam Stosur beat Misaki Doi and Zhang Shuai in her opening two matches.

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30. Sam Stosur's was then able to carry this form into Madrid, where she reached the semifinals, before losing to Simona Halep, winning only two games.

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31. Sam Stosur's began her clay-court season in Charleston, falling in the quarterfinals to Sara Errani in straight sets.

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32. Sam Stosur's lost her opening match in Miami to Julia Gorges in three sets.

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33. Sam Stosur started her 2016 season at the Brisbane International, where she won her opening match against qualifier Jana Cepelova, but lost her second round match to sixth seed Carla Suarez Navarro.

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34. Sam Stosur's was defeated in the second round by Lara Arruabarrena.

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35. Sam Stosur started her grass-court season at Eastbourne where she was the 16th seed and therefore received a bye to the second round.

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36. Sam Stosur's defeated Madison Brengle and Amandine Hesse before losing to defending champion Maria Sharapova in the third round.

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37. Sam Stosur's crushed defending champion Monica Puig in straight sets.

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38. Sam Stosur was awarded a wildcard at the Internationaux de Strasbourg and was the third seed.

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39. Sam Stosur began her clay-court season by travelling to Charleston as the ninth seed where she lost in the second round to Lara Arruabarrena.

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40. Sam Stosur's lost both her matches against Andrea Petkovic and Angelique Kerber.

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41. Sam Stosur's defeated Monica Niculescu in straight sets before losing in the second round to CoCo Vandeweghe.

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42. Sam Stosur's managed to defeat her opponent in straight sets.

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43. Sam Stosur was defeated during the first round of Wimbledon 2014 by Yanina Wickmayer, losing in straight sets.

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44. Sam Stosur was the 16th seed at the Miami Masters where she received a first round bye.

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45. Sam Stosur's dropped to world No 20 after the tournament.

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46. Sam Stosur's lost to Jana Cepelova in the second round.

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47. Sam Stosur's won her first round over Marina Erakovic in straight sets.

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48. Sam Stosur won the second and third singles rubbers in straight sets over Veronika Kudermetova and Victoria Kan.

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49. Sam Stosur lost to 14th seed Ana Ivanovic in the third round despite being a set up.

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50. Sam Stosur defeated Madison Brengle, Kristina Mladenovic and eighth seed Bojana Jovanovski en-route to the semifinals, saving match point against Mladenovic.

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51. Sam Stosur lost to Agnieszka Radwanska, Eugenie Bouchard and Flavia Pennetta in all three of her singles matches and subsequently the Australian pair did not qualify for the final.

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52. Sam Stosur started her 2014 season at the Hopman Cup partnering Bernard Tomic.

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53. Sam Stosur moved on to play Eugenie Bouchard in the final, taking 2-hours and 13 minutes to capture her fifth career title, coming from a set down to win.

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54. Sam Stosur moved onto the China Open in Beijing where she again had to face Safarova.

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55. Sam Stosur stunned Azarenka by cruising past her in straight sets.

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56. Sam Stosur went on to play Victoria Azarenka in the final.

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57. Sam Stosur was stunned in the second round of the Bank of the West Classic in Stanford by Olga Govortsova.

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58. At the 2013 French Open, Sam Stosur won her opening match against Kimiko Date-Krumm after waiting 2½ hours to play because of rain.

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59. Sam Stosur's played in both singles rubbers against Stefanie Vogele and Romina Oprandi, winning both matches in straight sets and ensuring that Australia play in the 2014 Fed Cup World Group.

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60. Sam Stosur's opened her campaign with a two set victory over Ekaterina Makarova and then moved into the quarterfinals after defeating Hsieh Su-wei.

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61. Sam Stosur went on to lose the quarterfinal match against Sharapova.

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62. Sam Stosur bounced back from a poor start to the season to win her second round match at the Qatar Total Open over Monica Niculescu in three sets.

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63. Sam Stosur's started her year at the Brisbane International where she was seeded seventh.

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64. Sam Stosur defeated 12th seed Dominika Cibulkova in the third round in two sets.

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65. Sam Stosur's played Francesca Schiavone in the second round, winning in a three-set battle.

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66. Sam Stosur's was then up against rising star Laura Robson.

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67. Sam Stosur's played Ekaterina Makarova in the second round, comfortably prevailing in two sets.

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68. Sam Stosur played mixed doubles with former world No 1, Lleyton Hewitt.

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69. Sam Stosur lost her second-round match against Arantxa Rus at Wimbledon.

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70. Sam Stosur's defeated Dominika Cibulkova in two sets to reach her third French Open semifinal losing to Sara Errani in three sets.

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71. Sam Stosur's defeated Petrova in the third round, and then outplayed Sloane Stephens in straight sets.

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72. At the French Open, as the sixth seed, Sam Stosur advanced to the quarterfinals without dropping a set.

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73. Sam Stosur won the match in straight sets to reach the quarterfinals, where she lost a tight match to Lucie Hradecka in two tiebreaks.

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74. Sam Stosur's lost in the quarterfinals to Maria Sharapova, despite holding a match point in the second set.

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75. At the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, Sam Stosur reached the quarterfinals by defeating the defending champion Julia Gorges in three sets.

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76. Sam Stosur's defeated two top-20 players, Angelique Kerber, the same player who Stosur faced in the 2011 US Open semifinal, and Andrea Petkovic, for their first encounter.

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77. Sam Stosur's defeated wildcard Jamie Hampton in the second round and Galina Voskoboeva in the third round.

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78. At the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, Sam Stosur entered the tournament as second seed and had a first-round bye.

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79. Sam Stosur beat fifth seed Li Na for the loss of one game in her final round-robin match to advance to the semifinals for the second straight year, where she met maroon group winner Petra Kvitova for a spot in the final.

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80. Sam Stosur was placed in the white group for the Tour Championships.

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81. Sam Stosur was runner-up at the HP Open where she was defeated by second seed Marion Bartoli in the final.

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82. Sam Stosur suffered two second-round losses at the Toray Pan Pacific Open and the China Open, both to Maria Kirilenko.

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83. Sam Stosur's played Maria Kirilenko in the fourth round and won in three sets.

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84. Sam Stosur's would then face Serena Williams for the second week in a row in the second round.

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85. Sam Stosur was defeated by Serena Williams in the final in two sets.

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86. Sam Stosur began her US Open Series campaign with a straight-set loss to her doubles partner, Lisicki, in the second round of Bank of the West Classic.

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87. Sam Stosur was seeded eighth at the French Open, yet was upset by Gisela Dulko, in the third round.

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88. Sam Stosur's lost in the third round to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in straight sets.

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89. Sam Stosur's had a disappointing start to the first American leg of the year, falling in the third round of the Indian Wells to Dinara Safina.

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90. Sam Stosur was seeded fifth at the Australian Open, where she lost in the third round to 25th seed Petra Kvitova.

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91. Sam Stosur's lost in the second round to Svetlana Kuznetsova.

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92. Sam Stosur began the new season by competing at the Brisbane International.

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93. Sam Stosur's had the best percentage of points scored on second serve amongst her peers.

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94. Sam Stosur finished in first position in her round-robin group, but lost to three-time US Open champion and world No 4 Clijsters in the semifinals.

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95. Sam Stosur competed at the WTA Championships, where she was seeded fifth.

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96. Sam Stosur's lost against Kimiko Date-Krumm in the quarterfinals in a final-set tie-break, becoming the first top-ten player in WTA history to lose to an opponent over the age of 40.

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97. Sam Stosur announced that she would not take part in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

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98. Sam Stosur's competed in the mixed doubles event as first seeds with Nenad Zimonjic.

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99. Sam Stosur's played with her 2010 partner Petrova as the third seeds, but lost in the third round to eventual champions, Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova.

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100. Sam Stosur's was drawn in the same quarter as Henin, Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams, which was dubbed the toughest section of the draw.

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101. Sam Stosur began her clay season at the Family Circle Cup, where she was seeded fourth.

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