Carla Suarez Navarro
DOB: 3rd September 1988
Turned pro: 2003
Highest rank: 22
Current rank: 42
Plays: Right handed, single handed backhand
Career Prize Money: $883, 402
Born in the Canary Islands in Spain Suarez Navarro turned pro in 2003 plays right handed and has one of the most technically sound single handed backhands on the tour. She is from an athletic family with her father playing handball and her mother being a former gymnast.
Suarez Navarro has played in 8 Grand Slams with 2 quarterfinal appearances, once in 2008 at Roland Garros and once in 2009 at the Australian Open after defeating Venus Williams in the fourth round.
She is currently a member of the Pro-Ab Team Tennis Academy in Barcelona.