Kim CLIJSTERS

Kim Clijsters - Belgium - Semi finalist at Australian Open 2012.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 28 July 2012

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Wednesday, 08 June 1983
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Bilzen, Belgium
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Belgium
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Kim CLIJSTERS - Belgium - Semi finalist at Australian Open 2012.

After the 2012 U.S.Open (an event she had won three times)  Kim Clijsters retired from professional tennis.
She reached the semi final of that year's Australian Championship and the last sixteen at Wimbledon.
She also completed in the London Olympic Games where in the first round she beat Roberta Vinci 6-1 6-4.
The photos above were taken during that match. Her father Leo Clijsters was an International footballer.

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  AUSTRALIAN OPEN
 2012      
FINAL  
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    Victoria Azarenka (BLR) defeated Maria Sharapova (RUS) 6-3,  6-0   
SEMI FINALS            
    Victoria Azarenka (BLR) defeated Petra Kvitova (CZE) 6-2,  3-6,  6-4  
    Maria Sharapova (RUS) defeated Kim Clijsters (BEL)  6-4,  1-6,  6-3
QUARTER FINALS      
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Victoria Azarenka (BLR) defeated   Agnieszka Radwanska (POL)    
6-7(0-7), 6-0, 6-2  
    Maria Sharapova (RUS) defeated  Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 6-2,  3-6,  6-4  
    Petra Kvitova (CZE) defeated  Sara Errani (ITA) 6-4,  6-4   
 
Kim Clijsters (BEL)  defeated  Caroline Wozniacki (POL) 6-3,  7-6(7-4)   
FOURTH ROUND  
 

 
    Victoria Azarenka (BLR) defeated  Iveta Benesova (CZE) 6-2,  6-2



Maria Sharapova (RUS) defeated Sabine Lisicki (GER) 3-6,  6-2, 6-3


Petra Kvitova (CZE) defeated Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 6-2,  7-6(7-2)


Kim Clijsters (BEL)  defeated Li Na (CHN) 4-6,  7-6(8-6), 6-4
 
Agnieszka Radwanska (POL)  
defeated Julia Goerges (GER) 6-1,  6-1


Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) defeated Serena Williams (USA) 6-2,  6-3   
    Sara Errani (ITA) defeated Zheng Jie (CHN) 6-2,  6-1 


Caroline Wozniacki (POL) defeated Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 6-0,  7-5