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Olga Govortsova

Olga Govortsova
  • Residence: Minsk, Belarus
  • Date of Birth: 23 Aug 1988
  • Birthplace: Pinsk, Belarus
  • Height: 6' (1.82 m)
  • Weight: 148 lbs. (67 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2002)

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Olga Govortsova Biography

Coached by brother, Ilya Govortsov ... Mother's name is Tatiana; father's name is Alexei; brothers are Ilya and Alexander; also has two chihuahuas (Lucky, Chip) ... Baseliner whose favorite shot is backhand; favorite surface is clay ... Started playing at age 6 when mother and brother introduced her to the sport ... Speaks Belarusian, Russian and English ... Likes rap, rock, pop and Russian music ... Other interests include hockey, shopping ... Favorite places to visit are Hawaii and Belarus; favorite tournament is Dubai ... Tennis players admired growing up were Lindsay Davenport and Jennifer Capriati ... Goal is to reach Top 10.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 8
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 3
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 1
Prize Money $3,891 $2,460,674
W/L - Singles 2 - 1 278 - 233
W/L - Doubles 0 - 1 135 - 144
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Results

SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 04-Jan-2015 // $500,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 149 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R16 Win [6] Magda Linette (POL) 131 6-7 (4) 6-2 6-2
Q-Q Win Yafan Wang (CHN) 181 4-6 6-3 6-4
R32 Loss Tereza Smitkova (CZE) 69 3-6 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+18

Prize Money

$3,199
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
146 221 138
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
23-Jun-2008 (35) 29-Aug-2011 (24)
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2014 - QF at Tashkent (l. to Knapp); reached 2r three times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r eight times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying five times.

2013 - Another Top 100 season; runner-up at Tashkent (l. to Jovanovski in final); QF at Stanford; reached 2r six times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r six times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open and Roland Garros - l. to Bartoli 76(8) 46 75; held 2mp at 5-3 third set) and in qualifying six times.

2012 - Another Top 100 season; QF twice at Barcelona and New Haven; reached 3r once (US Open) and 2r six times (incl. other three majors); fell 1r 10 times (incl. Beijing - l. to Paszek 75 06 76(6); held mp at 6-5 in third set tie-breaK) and in qualifying three times; won one WTA doubles title; won one singles title on ITF Circuit; struggled throughout season w/illness (retired in Bastad 1r, withdrew from Baku, retired in Guangzhou 2r and withdrew from Osaka).

2011 - QF at Monterrey; reached 2r four times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r 14 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying seven times; won three WTA doubles titles; retired in Wimbledon 1r w/left ankle injury.

2010 - Another Top 100 season; runner-up at Ponte Vedra Beach (l. to Wozniacki in final); reached 3r once and 2r eight times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r 16 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying once; won one WTA doubles title.

2009 - Another Top 100 season; runner-up at Moscow (l. to Schiavone in final); SF at Tashkent (l. to Peer); QF four times at Brisbane, 's-Hertogenbosch, Palermo and Istanbul; reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r nine times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r eight times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying three times; won two WTA doubles titles.

2008 - Another Top 50 season; runner-up at Memphis (l. to Davenport in final); QF at Istanbul; reached 3r three times (incl. Roland Garros) and 2r 11 times (incl. US Open); fell 1r 10 times (incl. other two majors, Olympics) and in qualifying once; won one WTA doubles title.

2007 - First Top 50 season; SF at Tashkent (l. to Parmentier); QF three times at Cincinnati, Stanford and Québec City; reached 2r five times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r three times and in qualifying twice; made Top 100 debut on July 23 (after Cincinnati; rose from No.107 to No.100) and Top 50 debut on October 15 (rose from No.51 to No.50); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Played first WTA main draw at Tashkent, falling 1r; fell in qualifying once.

2005 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2004 - Played first WTA qualifying at Tashkent.

2003 - Won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2002 - Played first event of career on ITF Circuit in Belarus.
SINGLES
Finalist (4): 2013 - Tashkent; 2010 - Ponte Vedra Beach; 2009 - Moscow; 2008 - Memphis.

DOUBLES
Winner (8): 2012 - Strasbourg (w/Jans-Ignacik); 2011 - Memphis, Birmingham (both w/Kudryavtseva), New Haven (w/Chuang); 2010 - Beijing (w/Chuang); 2009 - Guangzhou, Tashkent (both w/Poutchek); 2008 - Istanbul (w/Craybas).
Finalist (5): 2014 - Monterrey (w/Babos); 2013 - Tashkent (w/Minella); 2012 - Memphis (w/Dushevina); 2011 - College Park (w/Kudryavtseva); 2008 - Charleston (w/Gallovits-Hall).

ADDITIONAL
Belarusian Fed Cup Team, 2008-12, 2014; Belarusian Olympic Team, 2008.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 8
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 3
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 1
Prize Money $3,891 $2,460,674
W/L - Singles 2 - 1 278 - 233
W/L - Doubles 0 - 1 135 - 144

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 3 1st Serve Return Points Won 33.9%
Double Faults 2 2nd Serve Return Points Won 51.2%
1st Serve 70.5% Break Points Opportunities 13
1st Serve Points Won 59.7% Break Points Converted 23.1%
2nd Serve Points Won 39.3% Return Games Played 13
Break Points Faced 10 Return Games Won 23.1%
Break Points Saved 50% Return Points Won 41.2%
Service Games Played 14 Total Points Won 47.4%
Service Games Won 64.3%
Service Points Won 53.7%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
3 / 7 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2r 2r 2r 1r 1r 1r 1r -
7 / 7 FRENCH OPEN 1r 1r 2r 2r 2r 3r 3r -
3 / 8 WIMBLEDON 1r 1r 2r 1r 1r 2r 1r 2r
4 / 8 US OPEN 1r 1r 3r 1r 1r 1r 2r 2r

Doubles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
4 / 7 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r 2r 1r 3r 1r 1r 2r -
4 / 7 FRENCH OPEN 1r 2r 2r 1r 3r 1r 1r -
4 / 5 WIMBLEDON - 1r 3r 2r 2r - 1r -
3 / 7 US OPEN - 1r 1r 1r 2r 3r 1r 1r

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Olga Govortsova Results

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SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 04-Jan-2015 // $500,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 149 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R16 Win [6] Magda Linette (POL) 131 6-7 (4) 6-2 6-2
Q-Q Win Yafan Wang (CHN) 181 4-6 6-3 6-4
R32 Loss Tereza Smitkova (CZE) 69 3-6 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+18

Prize Money

$3,199

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
146 221 138

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 70
26/08/2013 US OPEN R128 5
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
27/08/2012 US OPEN R32 160
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R64 100
Date Tournament Round Points
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R64 100
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
29/08/2011 US OPEN R128 5
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R128 5
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN R16 160
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
30/08/2010 US OPEN R128 5
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R128 5
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN R64 100
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
Date Tournament Round Points
31/08/2009 US OPEN R128 5
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R64 100
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN R32 160
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R32 90
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN R64 60
25/06/2007 WIMBLEDON R16 91
Date Tournament Round Points
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 145 137
2013 95 60
2012 57 61
2011 114 44
2010 74 29
2009 52 72
2008 49 58
2007 49 404
2006 334 467
2004 600 677
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
23-Jun-2008 (35) 29-Aug-2011 (24)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
146 382

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 70
26/08/2013 US OPEN R128 5
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
27/08/2012 US OPEN R32 160
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R64 100
Date Tournament Round Points
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R64 100
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
29/08/2011 US OPEN R128 5
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R128 5
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN R16 160
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
30/08/2010 US OPEN R128 5
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R128 5
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN R64 100
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
Date Tournament Round Points
31/08/2009 US OPEN R128 5
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R64 100
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN R32 160
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R32 90
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN R64 60
25/06/2007 WIMBLEDON R16 91
Date Tournament Round Points

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
13/10/2014 MOSCOW R32 1
27/09/2014 BEIJING Q - R32 2
17/08/2014 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 13
03/05/2014 MADRID Q - R32 2
18/03/2014 MIAMI R16 65
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 2
18/08/2013 NEW HAVEN Q - R64 1
12/08/2013 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
05/08/2013 TORONTO Q - R64 1
22/07/2013 STANFORD Q 120
Date Tournament Round Points
20/05/2013 BRUSSELS R16 60
13/05/2013 ROME Q - R32 1
04/05/2013 MADRID Q - R32 1
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON R32 40
19/03/2013 MIAMI R64 50
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS R64 50
18/02/2013 DUBAI Q - R32 1
11/02/2013 DOHA R64 1
29/09/2012 BEIJING R16 20
19/08/2012 NEW HAVEN S 140
Date Tournament Round Points
13/08/2012 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
14/05/2012 ROME Q 30
02/04/2012 CHARLESTON R64 1
20/03/2012 MIAMI Q - R64 1
07/03/2012 INDIAN WELLS R16 30
17/10/2011 MOSCOW Q - Q 12
01/10/2011 BEIJING Q - R32 1
21/08/2011 NEW HAVEN Q - Q 12
15/08/2011 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
08/08/2011 TORONTO Q - R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
01/08/2011 CARLSBAD R64 1
09/05/2011 ROME Q - R32 1
30/04/2011 MADRID Q 30
04/04/2011 CHARLESTON R64 1
22/03/2011 MIAMI R128 5
09/03/2011 INDIAN WELLS R128 5
18/10/2010 MOSCOW R32 1
02/10/2010 BEIJING R32 80
26/09/2010 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC R32 70
22/08/2010 NEW HAVEN R16 60
Date Tournament Round Points
16/08/2010 MONTREAL R64 1
09/08/2010 CINCINNATI R64 1
02/08/2010 SAN DIEGO R32 1
26/07/2010 STANFORD R16 60
14/06/2010 EASTBOURNE R32 1
17/05/2010 WARSAW R32 1
08/05/2010 MADRID R32 80
02/05/2010 ROME R64 1
26/04/2010 STUTTGART R32 1
12/04/2010 CHARLESTON R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
23/03/2010 MIAMI R128 5
10/03/2010 INDIAN WELLS R64 50
14/02/2010 DUBAI R16 125
08/02/2010 PARIS R32 1
10/01/2010 SYDNEY Q - R64 1
19/10/2009 MOSCOW F 320
03/10/2009 BEIJING Q 30
23/08/2009 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 1
10/08/2009 CINCINNATI Q 90
18/05/2009 WARSAW R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
09/05/2009 MADRID Q - R32 1
27/04/2009 STUTTGART Q - R16 8
13/04/2009 CHARLESTON R64 1
25/03/2009 MIAMI R128 5
11/03/2009 INDIAN WELLS R64 50
15/02/2009 DUBAI R64 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
04/01/2015 SHENZHEN S 18
06/10/2014 TIANJIN R16 30
08/09/2014 TASHKENT Q 60
15/06/2014 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH S 18
19/05/2014 STRASBOURG S 18
28/04/2014 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) Q - R32 1
31/03/2014 MONTERREY R32 1
29/12/2013 SHENZHEN R32 1
16/09/2013 GUANGZHOU R32 1
09/09/2013 TASHKENT F 200
Date Tournament Round Points
16/06/2013 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
06/01/2013 HOBART R16 30
15/10/2012 LUXEMBOURG R32 1
17/09/2012 GUANGZHOU R16 30
29/07/2012 WASHINGTON DC R16 30
16/07/2012 BASTAD R32 1
17/06/2012 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
21/05/2012 STRASBOURG R32 1
30/04/2012 ESTORIL R32 1
23/04/2012 FES R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
09/04/2012 BARCELONA Q 70
19/02/2012 MEMPHIS R16 30
08/01/2012 HOBART Q - R16 6
10/10/2011 OSAKA R16 30
12/09/2011 TASHKENT R32 1
25/07/2011 WASHINGTON DC R32 1
11/07/2011 BAD GASTEIN R32 1
06/06/2011 BIRMINGHAM R32 15
25/04/2011 ESTORIL R32 1
28/02/2011 MONTERREY Q 70
Date Tournament Round Points
21/02/2011 ACAPULCO R32 1
13/02/2011 MEMPHIS R32 1
09/01/2011 HOBART S 46
02/01/2011 BRISBANE Q - R32 1
13/09/2010 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
07/06/2010 BIRMINGHAM R32 1
05/04/2010 PONTE VEDRA BEACH F 200
22/02/2010 KUALA LUMPUR R32 1
03/01/2010 BRISBANE R32 1
12/10/2009 LINZ R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
21/09/2009 TASHKENT S 130
14/09/2009 GUANGZHOU R16 30
27/07/2009 ISTANBUL Q 70
20/07/2009 PORTOROZ R16 30
13/07/2009 PALERMO Q 70
14/06/2009 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 70
08/06/2009 BIRMINGHAM R32 15
04/05/2009 ESTORIL R16 30
06/04/2009 PONTE VEDRA BEACH R32 1
11/01/2009 HOBART R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
04/01/2009 BRISBANE Q 70

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
04/02/2012 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
27/10/2008 QUEBEC CITY R16 20
29/09/2008 TASHKENT R32 1
22/09/2008 BEIJING Q - R16 5
15/09/2008 GUANGZHOU R16 20
17/08/2008 NEW HAVEN R16 35
28/07/2008 MONTREAL R64 1
21/07/2008 LOS ANGELES R16 35
14/07/2008 STANFORD R32 1
16/06/2008 EASTBOURNE R16 35
09/06/2008 BIRMINGHAM R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
19/05/2008 ISTANBUL Q 35
12/05/2008 ROME R32 35
05/05/2008 BERLIN R64 1
14/04/2008 CHARLESTON R32 35
07/04/2008 AMELIA ISLAND R16 35
26/03/2008 MIAMI R128 1
12/03/2008 INDIAN WELLS R64 1
24/02/2008 MEMPHIS F 100
18/02/2008 DOHA R32 40
11/02/2008 ANTWERP R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
04/02/2008 PARIS R32 1
06/01/2008 HOBART R16 15
29/10/2007 QUEBEC CITY Q 35
22/10/2007 LINZ Q - R16 1
02/10/2007 TASHKENT S 50
24/09/2007 GUANGZHOU R16 20
17/09/2007 BEIJING R32 1
19/08/2007 NEW HAVEN S 15
06/08/2007 LOS ANGELES Q 30
30/07/2007 SAN DIEGO Q - R16 10
Date Tournament Round Points
23/07/2007 STANFORD S 85
16/07/2007 CINCINNATI Q 35
11/06/2007 BIRMINGHAM Q 14
21/05/2007 ISTANBUL R32 1
02/10/2006 TASHKENT S 4
22/05/2006 ISTANBUL Q - R16 2
11/10/2004 TASHKENT Q - R16 3

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