ⓘ Maria Emilia Salerni, known as Pitu Salerni, is a former Argentine tennis player. On 25 February 2008, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 65. On ..

                                     

ⓘ Maria Emilia Salerni

Maria Emilia Salerni, known as "Pitu Salerni", is a former Argentine tennis player.

On 25 February 2008, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 65. On 23 September 2002, she peaked at No. 45 in the doubles rankings.

The two-time former junior Grand Slam champion, winning Wimbledon and US Open in 2000, as well as finishing runner-up at Roland Garros, was named the 2000 ITF Junior World Champion. Salerni dated Argentine tennis player Guillermo Cañas until 2007.

Salerni retired from professional tennis in 2009 after a string of injuries.