Carla Suárez Navarro hung up the racket for good in 2021. The Spanish, who debuted in 2003 at the ITF level and in 2008 on the WTA circuit, decided that this year would be the last of her career after playing the Billie Jean King Cup for Spain.
The former world number six in February 2016 had returned to the circuit after almost two years of inactivity because of a disease. Upon his return, he had great and emotional presentations.
This 2021 he played Roland Garros, Wimbledon, the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the US Open and the Billie Jean King Cup. And among all those tournaments he could only take one victory (In Tokyo against Ons Jabeur).
Throughout her career, the best performances were shown in the WTA in Doha in 2016 and Oeiras in 2014. There the native of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria became champion. He also had outstanding appearances in the Grand Slam tournaments in which he reached the quarterfinals at the Australian Open, Roland Garros and the US Open, while his best result at Wimbledon was the fourth round.
Her best ranking was No. 6 in the world in February 2016 and she shared Top 10 with players such as Serena Williams, Angelique Kerber, Agnieszka Radwanska, Garbiñe Muguruza, Simona Halep, Maria Sharapova, Belinda Bencic, Petra Kvitova and Roberta Vinci.
“A precious chapter of my life has ended. A new stage begins on my path” The Spanish commented on her social networks before the start of 2022. As of the aforementioned year, she will be an ambassador for the WTA 250 of Tenerife.