101 Facts About Samantha Stosur

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

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2. Samantha 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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3. Samantha Stosur won her ninth WTA title in Strasbourg, defeating fellow Australian Daria Gavrilova in the final.

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4. Samantha 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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5. Samantha Stosur's lost her opening-round match against German Julia Gorges in a three-set thriller.

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6. Samantha 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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7. Samantha 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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8. Samantha Stosur ended her five-month losing streak at the Taiwan Open where she was the second seed.

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9. Samantha 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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10. Samantha 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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11. Samantha Stosur's lost to Caroline Wozniacki in the second round.

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

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

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14. Samantha 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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15. Samantha Stosur's began her clay-court season in Charleston, falling in the quarterfinals to Sara Errani in straight sets.

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16. Samantha Stosur's lost her opening match in Miami to Julia Gorges in three sets.

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17. Samantha 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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18. Samantha Stosur's was defeated in the second round by Lara Arruabarrena.

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19. Samantha 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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20. Samantha Stosur's defeated Madison Brengle and Amandine Hesse before losing to defending champion Maria Sharapova in the third round.

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21. Samantha Stosur's crushed defending champion Monica Puig in straight sets.

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22. Samantha Stosur was awarded a wildcard at the Internationaux de Strasbourg and was the third seed.

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23. Samantha 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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24. Samantha Stosur's lost both her matches against Andrea Petkovic and Angelique Kerber.

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

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26. Samantha Stosur's managed to defeat her opponent in straight sets.

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

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

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29. Samantha Stosur's dropped to world No 20 after the tournament.

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30. Samantha Stosur's lost to Jana Cepelova in the second round.

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31. Samantha Stosur's won her first round over Marina Erakovic in straight sets.

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

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

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34. Samantha 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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35. Samantha 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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36. Samantha Stosur started her 2014 season at the Hopman Cup partnering Bernard Tomic.

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37. Samantha 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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38. Samantha Stosur moved onto the China Open in Beijing where she again had to face Safarova.

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39. Samantha Stosur stunned Azarenka by cruising past her in straight sets.

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40. Samantha Stosur went on to play Victoria Azarenka in the final.

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

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

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43. Samantha 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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44. Samantha 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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45. Samantha Stosur went on to lose the quarterfinal match against Sharapova.

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46. Samantha 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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47. Samantha Stosur's started her year at the Brisbane International where she was seeded seventh.

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48. Samantha Stosur defeated 12th seed Dominika Cibulkova in the third round in two sets.

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

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50. Samantha Stosur's was then up against rising star Laura Robson.

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

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52. Samantha Stosur played mixed doubles with former world No 1, Lleyton Hewitt.

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53. Samantha Stosur lost her second-round match against Arantxa Rus at Wimbledon.

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54. Samantha 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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55. Samantha Stosur's defeated Petrova in the third round, and then outplayed Sloane Stephens in straight sets.

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

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57. Samantha 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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58. Samantha Stosur's lost in the quarterfinals to Maria Sharapova, despite holding a match point in the second set.

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

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60. Samantha 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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61. Samantha Stosur's defeated wildcard Jamie Hampton in the second round and Galina Voskoboeva in the third round.

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

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63. Samantha 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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64. Samantha Stosur was placed in the white group for the Tour Championships.

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

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

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67. Samantha Stosur's played Maria Kirilenko in the fourth round and won in three sets.

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

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69. Samantha Stosur was defeated by Serena Williams in the final in two sets.

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70. Samantha 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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71. Samantha Stosur was seeded eighth at the French Open, yet was upset by Gisela Dulko, in the third round.

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72. Samantha Stosur's lost in the third round to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in straight sets.

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73. Samantha 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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74. Samantha Stosur was seeded fifth at the Australian Open, where she lost in the third round to 25th seed Petra Kvitova.

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75. Samantha Stosur's lost in the second round to Svetlana Kuznetsova.

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76. Samantha Stosur began the new season by competing at the Brisbane International.

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

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78. Samantha 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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79. Samantha Stosur competed at the WTA Championships, where she was seeded fifth.

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80. Samantha 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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81. Samantha Stosur announced that she would not take part in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

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

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83. Samantha 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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84. Samantha 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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85. Samantha Stosur began her clay season at the Family Circle Cup, where she was seeded fourth.

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86. Samantha Stosur's had better success in the doubles partnering Petrova.

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87. Samantha Stosur's lost against world No 1 and defending champion, Serena Williams, in two sets.

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88. Samantha Stosur was guaranteed a seeding of 13 for the Australian Open.

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89. The next tie was against the USA, where Samantha Stosur beat Melanie Oudin in straight sets.

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90. Samantha Stosur won her first match against Szavay in three sets but lost her second to Martinez Sanchez.

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91. At the Toray Pan Pacific Open, Samantha Stosur won her opening round over Alexa Glatch but was defeated by Maria Sharapova in the second round with Sharapova dropping just one game.

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92. Samantha Stosur's opened with a three set win over Ai Sugiyama before losing to American wildcard Vania King in the second round.

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93. Samantha Stosur's lost the final to tenth seed Flavia Pennetta.

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94. Samantha Stosur's lost to eighth seed Marion Bartoli in three sets.

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95. Samantha Stosur started the US Open Series in Stanford, making it into the semifinals after defeating sixth seed Dominika Cibulkova, Monica Niculescu and causing a massive upset win over Serena Williams.

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96. Samantha Stosur was defending the mixed doubles title with Bob Bryan, but the second seeds were defeated in the quarterfinals by ninth seeds and eventual champions Anna-Lena Gronefeld and Mark Knowles.

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97. Samantha Stosur started the grass season playing at the Aegon International.

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98. Samantha Stosur's reached the same round in doubles, losing to Anna-Lena Gronefeld and Patty Schnyder.

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99. At the Dubai Tennis Championships, Samantha Stosur defeated Magdalena Rybarikova in straight sets before losing in the second round to Zheng Jie after winning the first set.

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100. Samantha Stosur's won through to the third round in doubles, partnering Stubbs, defeating the Radwanska sisters.

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101. Samantha Stosur defeated Klara Zakopalova and Sabine Lisicki before losing in the third round to world No 4 Elena Dementieva, at the Australian Open.

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