Paula Smith

Paula Smith ( born January 10, 1957) is an American former tennis player.


During her tennis career, Smith won twelve WTA doubles title. It reaches twice a final of a Grand Slam tournament, which she lost both times. On June 7, 1981, she lost the women's doubles of the French Open at the side of doubles partner Candy Reynolds against the pairing Rosalyn Fairbank / Tanya Harford with 1:6, 3:6. Four years later, on June 9, 1985, she lost the mixed doubles final of the French Open at the side of Francisco González against the pairing Heinz Günthardt / Martina Navratilova 6:2, 3:6, 2:6.