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Alisa Kleybanova

Alisa Kleybanova
  • Residence: Moscow, Russia
  • Date of Birth: 15 Jul 1989
  • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
  • Height: 5' 11" (1.81 m)
  • Weight: 159 lbs. (72 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (August 2003)
  • Pronounced: a-LISS-ah klay-BAH-no-vuh
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Alisa Kleybanova Biography

Coached by Julian Vespan ... Began playing tennis at age 4; coached by mother for first nine years ... Mother, Natalia Levina, is a biologist (isn't working now); father, Mikhail Kleybanov, worked for Institute of Steel and Alloys, now works for a chemical company; grandmother, Zhanna Kleybanova, stays at home and takes care of everyone ... Favorite surface is grass; favorite shots are serve and backhand ... Favorite city is Moscow; favorite tournament is Australian Open ... Enjoys reading, going on her laptop and watching TV and movies with her family when home ... When young was told she played aggressively like Monica Seles (proud of the comparison) ... Goal is to improve and become one of the top players in the world.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 2
WTA Doubles Titles 0 5
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 11
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 12
Prize Money $134,453 $2,342,306
W/L - Singles 7 - 6 260 - 134
W/L - Doubles 4 - 3 142 - 83
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Results

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 18-Mar-2014 // $5,427,105 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 112 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [P] Iveta Melzer (CZE) 1004 7-6 (3) 6-1
R64 Loss [2] Na Li (CHN) 2 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+35

Prize Money

$14,945
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
101 68 139
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
21-Feb-2011 (20) 01-Feb-2010 (10)
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JANUARY - Fell in Australian Open and Pattaya City qualifying.

FEBRUARY - Reached 3r at Doha (l. to Jankovic); fell 1r at Dubai (l. to Makarova); fell in Acapulco qualifying.

MARCH - Reached 4r at Indian Wells (l. to Stephens); reached 2r at Miami (withdrew prior to match w/illness).
2013 - Played three ITF Circuit events between May and July (won one singles title and 14 of 16 matches); returned to WTA-level competition in August, playing four events from then through end of season - QF once (Moscow), 2r twice (Cincinnati and US Open) and 1r once (Toronto); also played in Fed Cup final.

2012 - Played one event at Miami, reaching 2r (as WC).

2011 - Strong start to season, reaching one SF at Sydney (l. to Clijsters) and two QFs at Dubai and Estoril; reached 4r once and 2r six times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r twice; made Top 20 debut on February 21 (after Dubai; rose from No.22 to No.20); also won two WTA doubles titles; missed two months from mid-May to mid-July w/illness (withdrew from Roland Garros, Eastbourne, Wimbledon and Budapest) then, on July 15, revealed she was suffering from Hodgkin's lymphoma and withdrew from all events rest of season (incl. US Open).

2010 - Second Top 30 season; won first two WTA titles at Kuala Lumpur (d. Dementieva in final) and Seoul (d. Zakopalova in final); runner-up at Bali (l. to Ivanovic in final); QF three times at Indian Wells, San Diego and Moscow; reached 3r three times (Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon) and 2r eight times (incl. US Open); fell 1r eight times; made doubles Top 10 debut on February 1 (after Australian Open; rose from No.13 to No.10).

2009 - First Top 30 season; SF three times at Fès (l. to Makarova), Toronto (l. to Sharapova) and Moscow (l. to Govortsova); QF at Budapest; reached 4r twice (incl. Australian Open), 3r three times and 2r nine times (incl. Wimbledon and Seoul - l. to Date Krumm 46 76(4) 63; led 64 52 w/mp at 64 53); fell 1r six times (incl. other two majors); won first three WTA doubles titles.

2008 - Breakthrough first Top 100 season (finishing No.33); QF three times at Antwerp, Fès and Eastbourne; reached 4r once (Wimbledon), 3r once and 2r six times (incl. other three majors); fell 1r five times and in qualifying three times; made Top 100 debut on February 18 (after Antwerp; rose from No.106 to No.82) and Top 50 debut on June 9 (after Roland Garros; rose from No.54 to No.46); won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Fell in WTA qualifying once; won three singles titles and seven doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Fell 1r twice and in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Fell 1r once and in qualifying twice; won three singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2004 - Played first WTA main draw at Indian Wells, reaching 2r (as WC); fell in qualifying once; won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2003 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit, winning one singles title.
SINGLES
Winner (2): 2010 - Kuala Lumpur, Seoul.
Finalist (1): 2010 - Bali.

DOUBLES
Winner (5): 2011 - Brisbane (w/Pavlyuchenkova), Estoril (w/Voskoboeva); 2009 - Fès (w/Makarova), Budapest (w/Niculescu), Tokyo [Pan Pacific] (w/Schiavone).
Finalist (1): 2008 - Fès (w/Makarova).

ADDITIONAL
Russian Fed Cup Team, 2009-10, 2013.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 2
WTA Doubles Titles 0 5
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 11
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 12
Prize Money $134,453 $2,342,306
W/L - Singles 7 - 6 260 - 134
W/L - Doubles 4 - 3 142 - 83

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 29 1st Serve Return Points Won 40.7%
Double Faults 29 2nd Serve Return Points Won 55.4%
1st Serve 57.7% Break Points Opportunities 75
1st Serve Points Won 65.4% Break Points Converted 48%
2nd Serve Points Won 41.9% Return Games Played 89
Break Points Faced 81 Return Games Won 40.4%
Break Points Saved 61.7% Return Points Won 45.8%
Service Games Played 90 Total Points Won 50.9%
Service Games Won 65.6%
Service Points Won 55.5%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
7 / 4 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - 2r 3r 4r 2r - -
3 / 3 FRENCH OPEN - - - 3r 1r 2r - -
6 / 3 WIMBLEDON - - - 3r 2r 4r - -
3 / 4 US OPEN 2r - - 2r 1r 2r - -

Doubles

W/L   2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
4 / 3 AUSTRALIAN OPEN - - 2r QF 1r - - -
3 / 3 FRENCH OPEN - - - 2r 2r 2r - -
3 / 2 WIMBLEDON - - - - QF 1r - -
6 / 4 US OPEN 1r - - 2r SF 2r - -

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Alisa Kleybanova Results

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MIAMI

WTA // USA // 18-Mar-2014 // $5,427,105 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 112 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [P] Iveta Melzer (CZE) 1004 7-6 (3) 6-1
R64 Loss [2] Na Li (CHN) 2 W/O

WTA Rankings PTS

+35

Prize Money

$14,945

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 05-Mar-2014 // $5,946,740 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 142 // Seed/Entry: /P

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [W] Victoria Duval (USA) 139 5-7 6-4 6-4
R64 Win [32] Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 32 6-3 6-2
R32 Win Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor (ESP) 72 6-1 6-3
R16 Loss [17] Sloane Stephens (USA) 18 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+120

Prize Money

$52,000

ACAPULCO

WTA // MEXICO // 24-Feb-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 142 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Sachia Vickery (USA) 192 7-6 (3) 6-1
Q-R16 Loss [1] Madison Keys (USA) 38 6-4 7-6 (2)

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$730

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 17-Feb-2014 // $2,000,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 24 6-4 6-7 (3) 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$11,888

DOHA

WTA // QATAR // 10-Feb-2014 // $2,440,070 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /W

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win [10] Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) 13 5-5 RET
R32 Win Stefanie Voegele (SUI) 47 6-3 6-2
R16 Loss [5] Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 8 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+105

Prize Money

$25,135

PATTAYA CITY

WTA // THAILAND // 27-Jan-2014 // $250,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 177 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R16 Loss [4] Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) 164 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$750

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 13-Jan-2014 // $13,615,654 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 188 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R128 Loss [9] Kristyna Pliskova (CZE) 123 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$3,192

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
101 68 139

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
26/08/2013 US OPEN R64 100
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
30/08/2010 US OPEN R64 100
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R32 160
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN R32 160
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 160
31/08/2009 US OPEN R128 5
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R64 100
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 280
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R16 140
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R64 60
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 91
28/08/2006 US OPEN Q - R32 25
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2013 185 389
2012 549 -
2011 69 75
2010 25 42
2009 29 14
2008 33 83
2007 150 116
2006 262 168
2005 244 580
2004 364 365
2003 623 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
21-Feb-2011 (20) 01-Feb-2010 (10)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
101 609

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
26/08/2013 US OPEN R64 100
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
30/08/2010 US OPEN R64 100
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R32 160
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN R32 160
18/01/2010 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 160
31/08/2009 US OPEN R128 5
22/06/2009 WIMBLEDON R64 100
24/05/2009 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 280
25/08/2008 US OPEN R64 60
23/06/2008 WIMBLEDON R16 140
25/05/2008 FRENCH OPEN R64 60
14/01/2008 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 91
28/08/2006 US OPEN Q - R32 25

Tour Championships

Date Tournament Round Points
04/11/2010 BALI PRE 0

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
18/03/2014 MIAMI R64 35
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R16 120
17/02/2014 DUBAI R32 1
10/02/2014 DOHA R16 105
14/10/2013 MOSCOW Q 120
12/08/2013 CINCINNATI R32 70
05/08/2013 TORONTO R64 1
20/03/2012 MIAMI R64 50
09/05/2011 ROME R32 70
30/04/2011 MADRID R32 80
Date Tournament Round Points
04/04/2011 CHARLESTON R32 1
22/03/2011 MIAMI R64 5
09/03/2011 INDIAN WELLS R16 140
21/02/2011 DOHA R32 1
14/02/2011 DUBAI Q 225
09/01/2011 SYDNEY S 200
18/10/2010 MOSCOW Q 120
02/10/2010 BEIJING R32 80
26/09/2010 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC R64 1
22/08/2010 NEW HAVEN R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
16/08/2010 MONTREAL R32 70
09/08/2010 CINCINNATI R32 70
02/08/2010 SAN DIEGO Q 120
26/07/2010 STANFORD R32 1
14/06/2010 EASTBOURNE R32 1
08/05/2010 MADRID R32 80
02/05/2010 ROME R64 1
23/03/2010 MIAMI R64 5
10/03/2010 INDIAN WELLS Q 250
14/02/2010 DUBAI R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
08/02/2010 PARIS R16 60
10/01/2010 SYDNEY R32 1
19/10/2009 MOSCOW S 200
03/10/2009 BEIJING R32 80
27/09/2009 TOKYO - PAN PACIFIC R16 110
23/08/2009 NEW HAVEN R32 1
17/08/2009 TORONTO S 350
10/08/2009 CINCINNATI R32 60
03/08/2009 LOS ANGELES R32 40
27/07/2009 STANFORD R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
15/06/2009 EASTBOURNE R32 1
09/05/2009 MADRID R16 140
03/05/2009 ROME R64 1
25/03/2009 MIAMI R16 140
11/03/2009 INDIAN WELLS R32 80
15/02/2009 DUBAI R32 60
09/02/2009 PARIS R16 60
11/01/2009 SYDNEY R16 60

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
24/02/2014 ACAPULCO Q - R16 10
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY Q - R16 1
25/04/2011 ESTORIL Q 70
28/02/2011 KUALA LUMPUR R16 30
02/01/2011 BRISBANE R32 1
20/09/2010 SEOUL W 280
05/07/2010 BUDAPEST R16 30
22/02/2010 KUALA LUMPUR W 280
03/01/2010 BRISBANE R32 1
21/09/2009 SEOUL R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
06/07/2009 BUDAPEST Q 70
27/04/2009 FES S 130
04/01/2009 BRISBANE R16 30

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
02/11/2013 FED CUP FINAL R4 0
06/02/2010 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
07/02/2009 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
17/08/2008 NEW HAVEN R32 1
28/07/2008 MONTREAL R32 35
21/07/2008 LOS ANGELES R64 1
14/07/2008 STANFORD R16 35
16/06/2008 EASTBOURNE S 85
12/05/2008 ROME R16 15
05/05/2008 BERLIN Q 50
28/04/2008 FES Q 30
14/04/2008 ESTORIL R32 1
26/03/2008 MIAMI R16 65
Date Tournament Round Points
12/03/2008 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 1
25/02/2008 DUBAI Q - R32 5
11/02/2008 ANTWERP S 85
04/02/2008 PARIS Q - Q 10
30/12/2007 GOLD COAST S 8
08/10/2007 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
09/10/2006 MOSCOW Q - R16 6
24/07/2006 BUDAPEST S 6
22/03/2006 MIAMI R128 1
06/02/2006 PATTAYA CITY Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
10/10/2005 MOSCOW Q - R16 6
23/03/2005 MIAMI Q - R32 12
09/03/2005 INDIAN WELLS R128 1
26/04/2004 BUDAPEST Q - R32 1
10/03/2004 INDIAN WELLS R64 24

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