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Silvija Talaja
Country  Croatia
Residence Makarska, Croatia
Born (1978-01-14) 14 January 1978 (age 36)
Imotski, Croatia (then SFRY)
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro 1992
Retired 2006
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,135,876
Singles
Career record 300–273
Career titles 2 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 18 (29 May 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2002)
French Open 3R (1999, 2004)
Wimbledon 3R (2000)
US Open 2R (2001, 2003)
Doubles
Career record 69–120
Career titles 1 WTA
Highest ranking No. 54 (7 June 2004)
Last updated on: 27 February 2009.

Silvija Talaja (born on 14 January 1978 in Imotski) is a former Croatian professional tennis player.

Her most successful year was 2000, when she won two WTA tournaments and received career-high ranking of number 18 (on 29 May). She also won one WTA title in doubles, and won a gold medal in 1993 Mediterranean Games in doubles.

When she married in 2006 to Tonći Tolja, she retired from professional tennis.

WTA Tour Titles (3)[edit]

Singles (2)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
1. 3 January 2000 Gold Coast, Australia Hard Spain Conchita Martínez 6–0, 0–6, 6–4
2. 22 May 2000 Strasbourg, France Clay Hungary Rita Kuti-Kis 7–5, 4–6, 6–3

Doubles (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in Final Score in Final
1. 28 July 2003 Sopot, Poland Clay Ukraine Tatiana Perebiynis Estonia Maret Ani &
Czech Republic Libuše Průšová
6–4, 6–2

WTA Tour Finalist (7)[edit]

Singles (4)[edit]

Doubles (3)[edit]

Head vs. Head Records[edit]

External links[edit]


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Mon, 03 Nov 2014 23:52:06 -0800

... čini se pogrešno, vjerovali da je najveći od najvećih. I to ne samo u Dalmaciji. O nekim drugim akterima dalmatinske teniske zbilje ( Mario Ančić, Mirjana Lučić-Baroni, Silvija Talaja, Jelena Kostanić-Tošić…) od samostalnosti naovamo ne treba ni ...
 
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Wed, 30 Jun 2010 23:09:44 -0700

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Hadjić je podsjetio kako su 'Biseri Dalmacije' bili odskočna daska za mnoge kasnije renomirane tenisačice kao što su Silvija Talaja, Jelena Kostanić, Karolina Šprem, Sanja Ančić, Justine Henin, Viktorija Azarenko, Anastasija Miškina, Nadježda Petrova i ...

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Sun, 06 Apr 2014 23:41:00 -0700

I runda kwalifikacji: Silvija Talaja (Chorwacja, WTA 115) 6:0, 2:6, 0:6. Warszawa 2006 (J&S Cup, 600 tys. dol.) I runda: Anastazja Myskina (Rosja, WTA 12) 6:4, 4:6, 6:4. II runda: Klara Koukalova (Czechy, WTA 32) 6:2, 6:1. Ćwierćfinał: Jelena ...
 
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 02:15:45 -0800

Parte ancora dalle qualificazioni, poi batte la croata Silvija Talaja (n° 23 del mondo) per 6-3 6-3 e l'azzurra Gloria Pizzichini prima di fermarsi di fronte a Jelena Dokic. Gli slam di Flavia iniziano all'Open d'Australia del 2003 quando la brindisina ...
 
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Wed, 06 Mar 2013 07:19:24 -0800

Mirjana Lučić, Karolina Šprem, Jelena Kostanić, Silvija Talaja, Sanda Mamić, Ivana Lisjak, Sanja Ančić. To su samo neke od tenisačica od kojih je hrvatska javnost imala određena (visoka) očekivanja, no koje iz ovih ili onih razloga nisu uspjele u ...
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