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Anna Catarina Lindqvist Ryan (born 13 June 1963) is a former professional tennis player from Sweden.

Contents

1 Career 2 WTA Tour
WTA Tour
finals

2.1 Singles: 10 (5–5) 2.2 Doubles: 2 (0–2)

3 Grand Slam singles performance timeline 4 References 5 External links

Career[edit] Lindqvist turned professional in 1983. She reached a career high rank of World No. 10 in April 1985 and won five singles titles. She reached the semifinals of Grand Slam tournaments twice, the Australian Open
Australian Open
in 1987 and Wimbledon in 1989. She lost to Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
in both semifinals. She retired from tennis in 1992. Lindqvist six WTA Tour
WTA Tour
singles titles and one doubles title. She had career wins over Steffi Graf, Virginia Wade, Pam Shriver, Hana Mandlíková, Wendy Turnbull, Manuela Maleeva, Nathalie Tauziat, Dianne Fromholtz, Helena Suková, Claudia Kohde-Kilsch, Zina Garrison, Kathy Jordan, Jo Durie, and Natasha Zvereva. She currently resides in New Jersey, and is the mother of Joakim Ryan, a defenseman for the San Jose Sharks. She is also the mother of Christina and Tobias. In 2009 Lindqvist and her husband Bill Ryan bought the East Brunswick Racquet Club [1] in East Brunswick, New Jersey, where currently Lindqvist is the head teaching pro [2]. WTA Tour
WTA Tour
finals[edit] Singles: 10 (5–5)[edit]

Winner — Legend

Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)

WTA Tour
WTA Tour
Championships (0–0)

Tier I (0–0)

Tier II (0–0)

Tier III (0–0)

Tier IV (1–1)

Tier V (1–0)

Virginia Slims (3–4)

Titles by Surface

Hard (2–1)

Grass (0–0)

Clay (0–1)

Carpet (3–3)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score

Winner 1. 2 January 1984 Hershey Carpet (i) Beth Herr 6–4, 6–0

Winner 2. 15 October 1984 Filderstadt Carpet (i) Steffi Graf 6–1, 6–4

Winner 3. 31 December 1984 Port St. Lucie Hard Terry Holladay 6–3, 6–1

Runner-up 1. 4 March 1985 Princeton Carpet (i) Hana Mandlíková 3–6, 5–7

Runner-up 2. 14 October 1985 Filderstadt Carpet (i) Pam Shriver 1–6, 5–7

Runner-up 3. 20 October 1986 Brighton Carpet (i) Steffi Graf 3–6, 3–6

Runner-up 4. 6 July 1987 Båstad Clay Sandra Cecchini 4–6, 4–6

Runner-up 5. 9 January 1989 Sydney Hard Martina Navratilova 2–6, 4–6

Winner 4. 9 April 1990 Tokyo Hard Elizabeth Smylie 6–3, 6–2

Winner 5. 14 February 1991 Oslo Carpet (i) Raffaella Reggi 6–3, 6–0

Doubles: 2 (0–2)[edit]

Winner — Legend

Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)

WTA Tour
WTA Tour
Championships (0–0)

Tier I (0–0)

Tier II (0–0)

Tier III (0–0)

Tier IV (0–1)

Tier V (0–0)

Virginia Slims (0–1)

Titles by Surface

Hard (0–0)

Grass (0–0)

Clay (0–1)

Carpet (0–1)

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score

Runner-up 1. 11 May 1987 Berlin Clay Tine Scheuer-Larsen Claudia Kohde-Kilsch Helena Suková 1–6, 2–6

Runner-up 2. 22 February 1988 Oklahoma City Carpet (i) Tine Scheuer-Larsen Jana Novotná Catherine Suire 4–6, 4–6

Grand Slam singles performance timeline[edit]

Key

W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A NH

(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (NH) not held.

Tournament 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 Career SR

Australian Open A A 2R QF NH SF 4R QF A 2R 2R 0 / 7

French Open A 2R 2R 2R 4R 2R 1R 1R 1R A 1R 0 / 9

Wimbledon A 1R 2R 1R QF 4R 1R SF 1R 4R 2R 0 / 10

US Open 1R A 3R 4R 4R 4R 1R 1R 1R 2R 1R 0 / 10

SR 0 / 1 0 / 2 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 4 0 / 3 0 / 3 0 / 4 0 / 36

Year End Ranking 131 115 18 13 17 16 42 16 38 46 63

SR = the ratio of the number of Grand Slam singles tournaments won to the number of those tournaments played.

References[edit]

^ Johnson, Brent. "Nationally ranked tennis pro teaching at East Brunswick club", The Star-Ledger, 19 May 2010. Accessed 14 February 2011. "It’s not the Swedish star’s first connection to New Jersey. Lindqvist has long lived in Rumson, where her husband Bill Ryan is from. And in the 1990s, she was a women’s tennis assistant coach at Princeton University."

External links[edit]

Catarina Lindqvist at the Women's Tennis
Tennis
Association Catarina Lindqvist at the International Tennis
Tennis
Federation Catarina Lindqvi

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