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Michaella Krajicek

Michaella Krajicek
  • Residence: Bradenton, FL, USA
  • Date of Birth: 09 Jan 1989
  • Birthplace: Delft, The Netherlands
  • Height: 5' 9" (1.77 m)
  • Weight: 152 lbs. (69 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (June 16, 2003)
  • Pronounced: mi-KAY-luh CRY-chek

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Michaella Krajicek Biography

Coached by father, Petr Krajicek (a doctor); mother is Pavlina (an economist); younger brother is Peter (at university, plays basketball) and older brother is Richard (former ATP star); has a dog named Zorro ... Began playing at age 3 when parents introduced her at club in Delft ... All-court player; favorite shot is serve; favorite surfaces are hard, grass ... Best tennis memories are first three WTA titles and reaching QFs at Wimbledon ... Speaks Dutch, Czech, English ... Favorite artist is Lady Gaga; favorite author is Sophie Kinsella ... Favorite food is porridge; favorite drink is Shirley Temple ... Favorite city to visit is New York ("the most happening place in the world") ... Favorite event is 's-Hertogenbosch ... Best memory was skydiving in Orlando in 2010 ... Lucky charm is ring she got from her dad on 18th birthday ... Goals include staying healthy and reaching Top 20 ... In 2007, was featured in Glamour Holland's Women of 2007 issue and was also honored as one of the most powerful females in Holland by Heleen Magazine ... Won Dutch National Championships from 2003 to 2006; named the Netherlands' Most Talented Junior Athlete in 2003 and Best Tennis Player in 2006.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 3
WTA Doubles Titles 1 5
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 2 10
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 3 15
Prize Money $172,584 $1,695,178
W/L - Singles 14 - 8 258 - 169
W/L - Doubles 37 - 13 205 - 118
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Results

US OPEN

Grand Slam // USA // 25-Aug-2014 // $18,102,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 233 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win Vesna Dolonc (SRB) 149 6-1 6-4
Q-R64 Loss [1] Lara Arruabarrena (ESP) 75 6-7 (3) 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$8,643
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
276 9999 25
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
11-Feb-2008 (30) 06-Oct-2014 (25)
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JANUARY - Did not play.

FEBRUARY - Did not play.

MARCH - Did not play.

APRIL - Played on ITF Circuit.

MAY - Did not play.

JUNE - Reached 2r at 's-Hertogenbosch (l. to Flipkens).
2003 - Played first WTA main draw at 's-Hertogenbosch, falling 1r (as unranked WC).

2004 - Fell 1r twice; won four singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2005 - First Top 100 season; won first WTA title at Tashkent (d. Amanmuradova in final; first Dutch to win a WTA title since Schultz-McCarthy in 1997); SF at Hasselt (l. to Schiavone); QF at 's-Hertogenbosch (ret. vs. Shaughnessy w/right knee injury, which required surgery the day after and kept her out three months until fall); reached 2r four times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r once (Roland Garros) and in qualifying once; made Top 100 debut on June 6 (rose from No.114 to No.99); won one singles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2006 - First Top 50 season; won second and third WTA titles at Hobart (d. Benesova in final) and 's-Hertogenbosch (d. Safina in final); SF three times at Istanbul (l. to Myskina), Budapest (l. to Domínguez Lino) and Hasselt (l. to Kanepi); QF at Stuttgart; reached 3r twice (incl. Australian Open; ret. vs. Mauresmo w/heat illness) and 2r once; fell 1r nine times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying twice; made Top 50 debut on January 16 (after Hobart; rose from No.60 to No.43); won first two WTA doubles titles.

2007 - Another Top 50 season; QF twice at Charleston and Wimbledon (first Grand Slam QF; l. to Bartoli); reached 3r twice (incl. Roland Garros) and 2r 10 times (incl. US Open); fell 1r 11 times (incl. Australian Open).

2008 - Injury-marred season (finished No.219); QF at 's-Hertogenbosch; reached 3r once and 2r twice; fell 1r nine times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon) and in qualifying twice; set career-high No.30 on February 11; struggled with injuries throughout season, first left wrist injury (withdrew from Hobart, Antwerp and Doha) and then knee injury that kept her out three months from end of June to end of September (withdrew from all summer events incl. US Open); won one WTA doubles title.

2009 - QF at Memphis; reached 2r three times; fell 1r three times and in qualifying four times (incl. Roland Garros); won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r three times and in qualifying 13 times (incl. all four majors); won one WTA doubles title; won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2011 - SF twice at Kuala Lumpur (l. to Dokic) and Québec City (l. to Zahlavova Strycova); reached 2r three times (incl. US Open); fell 1r once and in qualifying five times (incl. other three majors); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Illness-marred season (finishing No.150); QF twice at Memphis and Acapulco; reached 2r three times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r four times (incl. Roland Garros, US Open and Budapest - l. to Amanmuradova 63 36 76(6); held 4mp - 1mp at 5-3 third set, 3mp at 6-3 in third set tie-break) and in qualifying twice; withdrew from Charleston, Fès and Strasbourg w/right knee injury and struggled with illness in second half of season (retired in Birmingham 1r and then played just one more match rest of year, falling 1r at US Open - withdrew from 's-Hertogenbosch, Wimbledon, Palermo, Bastad, Québec City, Guangzhou and Osaka).
SINGLES
Winner (3): 2006 - Hobart, 's-Hertogenbosch; 2005 - Tashkent.

DOUBLES
Winner (4): 2010 - Memphis (w/King); 2008 - 's-Hertogenbosch (w/Erakovic); 2006 - Palermo, Budapest (both w/Husarova).
Finalist (9): 2012 - Budapest (w/Birnerova); 2011 - Estoril (w/Daniilidou); 2010 - Charleston (w/King); 2009 - Memphis (w/Fedak), 's-Hertogenbosch (w/Wickmayer); 2008 - Prague (w/Craybas); 2006 - Antwerp (w/Foretz Gacon); 2005 - Estoril (w/Nagyova), Hasselt (w/Szavay).

ADDITIONAL
Dutch Fed Cup Team, 2004-07.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 3
WTA Doubles Titles 1 5
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 2 10
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 3 15
Prize Money $172,584 $1,695,178
W/L - Singles 14 - 8 258 - 169
W/L - Doubles 37 - 13 205 - 118

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
4 / 5 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - 2r - - - 1r 1r 3r
2 / 5 FRENCH OPEN - 1r - - - 1r 3r 1r
4 / 4 WIMBLEDON 1r - - - - 1r QF 1r
2 / 4 US OPEN - 1r 2r - - - 2r 1r
W/L   2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
4 / 5 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2r - - - - - -
2 / 5 FRENCH OPEN 1r - - - - - -
4 / 4 WIMBLEDON - - - - - - -
2 / 4 US OPEN - - - - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
6 / 7 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 3r - 1r 2r 1r - 1r 2r
9 / 6 FRENCH OPEN SF - - 3r 2r - 1r 3r
4 / 6 WIMBLEDON 2r - - 1r 1r - 1r 3r
4 / 6 US OPEN 3r - 1r 1r 1r - - 2r
W/L   2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
6 / 7 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 3r - - - - - -
9 / 6 FRENCH OPEN 1r - - - - - -
4 / 6 WIMBLEDON 2r - - - - - -
4 / 6 US OPEN 2r - - - - - -

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Michaella Krajicek Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

US OPEN

Grand Slam // USA // 25-Aug-2014 // $18,102,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 233 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Win Vesna Dolonc (SRB) 149 6-1 6-4
Q-R64 Loss [1] Lara Arruabarrena (ESP) 75 6-7 (3) 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$8,643

VANCOUVER 2

ITF // CANADA // 28-Jul-2014 // $100,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Irena Pavlovic (FRA) 196 6-2 2-6 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$887

CARSON, CA

ITF // USA // 14-Jul-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Storm Sanders (AUS) 333 6-0 6-1
R16 Loss [8] Risa Ozaki (JPN) 188 6-1 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+8

Prize Money

$760

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH

WTA // NETHERLANDS // 15-Jun-2014 // $250,000 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 207 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Jana Cepelova (SVK) 62 6-3 4-6 6-1
R16 Loss Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ) 67 7-6 (6) 7-6 (4)

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,420

ISTANBUL

ITF // TURKEY // 21-Apr-2014 // $50,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 204 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [8] Kateryna Kozlova (UKR) 183 6-1 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$444

DIJON

ITF // FRANCE // 31-Mar-2014 // $15,000 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 2/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Petra Krejsova (CZE) 392 3-6 6-3 6-2
R16 Win Isabella Shinikova (BUL) 359 7-6 (4) 7-6 (4)
Q Win [Q] Nina Zander (GER) 332 0-6 6-2 6-2
S Win [4] Miharu Imanishi (JPN) 257 6-4 6-4
F Win [Q] Olga Doroshina (RUS) 425 3-6 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+25

Prize Money

$2,352

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 18-Mar-2014 // $5,427,105 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 229 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Loss [15] Katarzyna Piter (POL) 100 7-5 1-6 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$1,395

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 05-Mar-2014 // $5,946,740 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 235 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win [16] Katarzyna Piter (POL) 96 6-2 6-1
Q-R32 Loss [1] Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) 65 6-2 2-6 7-6 (4)

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$2,800

KREUZLINGEN

ITF // SWITZERLAND // 17-Feb-2014 // $25,000 // Carpet (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Amra Sadikovic (SUI) 271 6-4 3-6 7-6 (1)
R16 Win [W] Jil Belen Teichmann (SUI) 812 6-3 6-2
Q Win [7] Kristina Barrois (GER) 228 1-6 7-6 (6) 6-2
S Win Ekaterina Alexandrova (RUS) 378 6-4 6-4
F Win [5] Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) 195 6-4 7-6 (5)

WTA Rankings PTS

+50

Prize Money

$3,919

AUCKLAND

WTA // NEW ZEALAND // 30-Dec-2013 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Irena Pavlovic (FRA) 230 7-6 (8) 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$530

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
276 9999 25

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q - R64 20
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
27/08/2012 US OPEN R128 5
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 160
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 50
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 50
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN R64 60
25/06/2007 WIMBLEDON Q 250
27/05/2007 FRENCH OPEN R32 90
Date Tournament Round Points
15/01/2007 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
28/08/2006 US OPEN R128 2
26/06/2006 WIMBLEDON R128 2
28/05/2006 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
16/01/2006 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 62
23/05/2005 FRENCH OPEN R16 43
17/01/2005 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 89
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 281 25
2013 275 111
2012 150 175
2011 107 72
2010 141 75
2009 129 97
2008 219 106
2007 34 47
2006 35 36
2005 58 108
2004 429 385
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
11-Feb-2008 (30) 06-Oct-2014 (25)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
276 158

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q - R64 20
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
27/08/2012 US OPEN R128 5
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
29/08/2011 US OPEN R16 160
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 50
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 50
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R128 2
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN R64 60
25/06/2007 WIMBLEDON Q 250
27/05/2007 FRENCH OPEN R32 90
Date Tournament Round Points
15/01/2007 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 2
28/08/2006 US OPEN R128 2
26/06/2006 WIMBLEDON R128 2
28/05/2006 FRENCH OPEN R128 2
16/01/2006 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 62
23/05/2005 FRENCH OPEN R16 43
17/01/2005 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 89

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
18/03/2014 MIAMI Q - R64 2
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS Q - R32 20
20/03/2012 MIAMI R64 50
07/03/2012 INDIAN WELLS R16 80
08/01/2012 SYDNEY Q - R32 8
01/01/2012 BRISBANE Q - R32 1
18/04/2011 STUTTGART S 20
16/08/2010 MONTREAL Q - R64 1
09/08/2010 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
02/08/2010 SAN DIEGO Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
26/07/2010 STANFORD Q - Q 12
12/04/2010 CHARLESTON R32 40
23/03/2010 MIAMI R16 30
10/03/2010 INDIAN WELLS Q - R32 20
10/08/2009 CINCINNATI Q - R32 1
03/08/2009 LOS ANGELES Q 12
27/07/2009 STANFORD Q - R16 8
25/03/2009 MIAMI R16 80
11/03/2009 INDIAN WELLS R128 5

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
15/06/2014 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R16 30
30/12/2013 AUCKLAND Q - R32 1
09/09/2013 TASHKENT R32 1
22/07/2013 BAKU R32 1
16/06/2013 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R16 30
11/06/2012 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
30/04/2012 BUDAPEST R32 1
27/02/2012 ACAPULCO Q 70
19/02/2012 MEMPHIS Q 70
12/09/2011 QUEBEC CITY S 130
Date Tournament Round Points
06/06/2011 COPENHAGEN R16 30
25/04/2011 ESTORIL Q - R32 1
04/04/2011 MARBELLA Q - R32 1
28/02/2011 KUALA LUMPUR S 130
13/02/2011 MEMPHIS R16 30
13/09/2010 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
07/06/2010 BIRMINGHAM Q 10
05/04/2010 PONTE VEDRA BEACH Q - Q 10
01/03/2010 MONTERREY Q - R32 1
14/02/2010 MEMPHIS R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
10/01/2010 HOBART Q - Q 10
03/01/2010 BRISBANE Q - R16 6
14/06/2009 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R16 30
08/06/2009 BIRMINGHAM R16 6
02/03/2009 MONTERREY S 16
15/02/2009 MEMPHIS Q 80
05/01/2009 AUCKLAND Q - Q 10

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
20/10/2008 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 3
29/09/2008 STUTTGART Q - R32 1
15/06/2008 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 35
09/06/2008 BIRMINGHAM R16 20
12/05/2008 ROME R64 1
05/05/2008 BERLIN R64 1
28/04/2008 PRAGUE R32 1
14/04/2008 CHARLESTON R64 1
07/04/2008 AMELIA ISLAND R64 1
26/03/2008 MIAMI R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
12/03/2008 INDIAN WELLS R64 1
31/12/2007 AUCKLAND R32 1
22/10/2007 LINZ R32 1
15/10/2007 ZURICH R16 60
08/10/2007 MOSCOW R32 1
01/10/2007 STUTTGART S 55
24/09/2007 LUXEMBOURG R32 1
13/08/2007 TORONTO R64 1
06/08/2007 LOS ANGELES R16 35
30/07/2007 SAN DIEGO R32 35
Date Tournament Round Points
16/07/2007 PALERMO R32 1
17/06/2007 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R16 20
11/06/2007 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
14/05/2007 ROME R16 35
07/05/2007 PRAGUE R32 1
30/04/2007 WARSAW R32 1
09/04/2007 CHARLESTON Q 110
02/04/2007 AMELIA ISLAND R32 20
21/03/2007 MIAMI R64 30
07/03/2007 INDIAN WELLS R64 25
Date Tournament Round Points
12/02/2007 ANTWERP R16 35
05/02/2007 PARIS R32 1
07/01/2007 HOBART R32 1
30/10/2006 HASSELT S 55
23/10/2006 LINZ R32 1
02/10/2006 STUTTGART Q 55
25/09/2006 LUXEMBOURG R32 1
20/08/2006 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 1
14/08/2006 MONTREAL R64 1
24/07/2006 BUDAPEST S 43
Date Tournament Round Points
17/07/2006 PALERMO R16 12
18/06/2006 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH W 120
22/05/2006 ISTANBUL S 55
08/05/2006 BERLIN R64 1
01/05/2006 WARSAW Q - R16 4
03/04/2006 AMELIA ISLAND R64 1
22/03/2006 MIAMI R32 31
13/02/2006 ANTWERP R32 1
08/01/2006 HOBART W 95
24/10/2005 HASSELT S 113
Date Tournament Round Points
03/10/2005 TASHKENT W 112
26/09/2005 LUXEMBOURG S 19
13/06/2005 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 49
09/05/2005 PRAGUE Q - R32 1
25/04/2005 ESTORIL R16 16
13/02/2005 MEMPHIS R16 18
09/01/2005 CANBERRA R16 11
25/10/2004 LUXEMBOURG S 16
14/06/2004 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
16/06/2003 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points

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