(31 January 1986 in Cucq
, France) is a professional tennis player from France. Her career high was #40
, achieved on 21 July 2008 and her highest ranking in doubles was World Number 146 on 15 June 2009.
Parmentier was born by parents Dominique and Jean-Philippe. She has two brothers. With her favorite surface being clay, Parmentier first took the courts at age 6.
Parmentier has received wildcards into French Open tournaments in singles since 2005 and in doubles since 2004. Parmentier reached the second round of the 2007 US Open
singles competition, as a qualifier, defeating Tatjana Malek
before falling to Martina Hingis
. In her career, she has won two titles on the WTA Tour
. She has also won four ITF
singles titles, and two ITF doubles titles. She won three of the four singles titles in 2007. Parmentier won her first WTA Tour
title in October 2007, at the Tashkent Open
Parmentier was the No.4 seed in Bad Gastein
in July 2008. She won the title, which was her second WTA title and her first Tier III. She defeated top seed Ágnes Szávay
6–4, 6–2 in the semifinals before defeating surprise qualifier Lucie Hradecká
6–4, 6–4 in the final after trailing 1–4 in the first set.
Parmentier was nominated to play in the 2008 Olympic Games
after Mary Pierce
and Amélie Mauresmo
In 2010 she qualified for the 2010 Sony Ericsson Open
by defeating American teenager Lauren Davis
2–6, 6–0,... Read More