Svetlana Aleksandrovna Kuznetsova is a Russian professional tennis player and as of 3 December 2012 ranked No. 71 in the WTA singles and No. 38 in the doubles ranking. Kuznetsova has appeared in four Grand Slam singles finals, winning two (Roland Garros in 2009 and US Open in 2004), and has also appeared in seven doubles finals, winning twice. As a doubles player, Kuznetsova has reached the finals of each grand slam at least once, winning the Australian Open twice. Kuznetsova also has received the 2002 WTA Newcomer of the Year award.