Profile / Career

Facts / Bio

        ■ Name: Barbara Schett-Eagle
        ■ Date of Birth: 10 Mar 1976
        ■ Birthplace: Innsbruck, Austria
        ■ Height: 5' 9 1/4'' (1.76 m)
        ■ Husband: Joshua Eagle
        ■ Children: 1
             • Noah (28 April 2009)

Career

        ■ Career-High Singles:    7
        ■ Career-High Doubles:   8
        ■ WTA Tour debut: 1990, WTA Austrian Open, Kitzbuhel
        ■ Retired: 2005, Australian Open, Melbourne

Career Highlights

WTA singles titles: (3)

1996     Palermo / Internazionali Femminili di Palermo
1997     Maria Lankowitz / Styrian Open
2000     Klagenfurt / Uniqa Grand Prix

Finalist Singles (3)

1999    Moscow / Ladies Kremlin Cup
1998    Boston / Boston Cup
1998    Palermo / Internazionali Femminili di Palermo

WTA doubles titles: (10)

1996     Palermo / Internazionali Femminili di Palermo
1997     Palermo / Internazionali Femminili di Palermo
1998     Hamburg / Intersport Damen Grand Prix
1999     Auckland / ASB Classic
2001     Sydney / Adidas International
2002     Hamburg / Betty Barclay Cup
2003     Paris / Open Gaz de France (Paris Indoors)
2004     Paris / Open Gaz de France (Paris Indoors)
2004     Budapest / Budapest Grand Prix
2004     Stockholm / Nordea Nordic Light Open

Finalist Doubles (9)

1996    Moscow / Ladies Kremlin Cup
1998    Amelia Island / Bausch & Lomb Championships
1998    Palermo / Internazionali Femminili di Palermo
1999    Hilton Head / Family Circle Cup
2000    Klagenfurt / Uniqa Grand Prix
2000    Filderstadt / Porsche Tennis Grand Prix
2001    Auckland / ASB Bank Classic
2003    Hobart / Moorilla International
2004    Hobart / Moorilla International

Finalist Mixed-Doubles (1)

2001    Melbourne / Australian Open (with Joshua Eagle)

Other Career Highlights

1999               Quarterfinalist at the WTA Tour Championships, New York
2000               Quartefinalist at the XXVII. Olympic Games, Sydney / Sydney Olympic Park
1993 – 2004    Member of the Austrian Fed Cup Team
2013               Finalist / Runner-Up Wimbledon / Ladies' Invitation Doubles (with Jana Novotná)
2014               Wimbledon Champion / Ladies' Invitation Doubles (with Jana Novotná)

Awards

1999    Named Tennis Magazine Most Improved Player
2000    Named Most Cooperative Player on Tour
2001    Named Most Sexiest Player on Tour
2005    Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver for Services to the Republic of Austria

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