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Alison Riske

Alison Riske
  • Residence: Nashville, TN, USA
  • Date of Birth: 03 Jul 1990
  • Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
  • Weight: 145 lbs. (66 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro

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Alison Riske Biography

Coached by Yves Boulais ... Parents, Albert and Carol, are retired; sister is Sarah McGlamery (formerly coached her), brother is Daniel ... Started playing tennis at age 3 (siblings did and father started her too) ... Aggressive style of play; liked watching Monica Seles ... Earned tennis scholarship to Vanderbilt University in summer 2009; after good results and finding backing decided to play on WTA ... Enjoys writing (keeps a journal), reading and spending time with family and friends ... If hadn't been a tennis player, would have gone into medicine.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 1
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 7
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 1
Prize Money $196,726 $2,239,962
W/L - Singles 8 - 3 291 - 217
W/L - Doubles 0 - 1 56 - 84
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Results

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 19-Feb-2017 // $2,365,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 38 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win [11] Coco Vandeweghe (USA) 21 6-4 6-4
R32 Loss Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 35 6-4 6-7 (3) 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$14,265
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
39 29 221
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
30-Jan-2017 (38) 20-Oct-2014 (78)
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2015 - Third straight Top 100 season (finishing No.97); SF twice at Hobart (l. to Watson) and Nottingham (l. to Konjuh); QF at Stanford; reached 2r seven times; fell 1r 14 times (incl. all four majors) and in qualifying twice.

2014 - First Top 50 season (finishing No.45); won one WTA title at Tianjin (d. Bencic in final); QF twice at Hobart and New Haven; reached 3r four times (incl. Australian Open and Wimbledon) and 2r seven times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r nine times (incl. US Open) and in qualifying once; made Top 50 debut on January 27 (after Australian Open; rose from No.53 to No.47); withdrew from Marrakech and Oeiras w/low back injury.

2013 - Breakthrough near-first Top 50 season (finishing No.57); did not play a WTA main draw in first five months of year (fell in qualifying five times - incl. Australian Open and Roland Garros); from June through end of season played six WTA main draws, reaching SF once at Birmingham (l. to Hantuchova), 4r once (US Open), 3r once (Wimbledon) and 2r twice; fell 1r once and in qualifying three times; having gone into Birmingham ranked No.167, made Top 100 debut on July 22 (rose from No.107 to No.96) and peaked at No.56 on October 7.

2012 - Fell 1r four times (incl. Australian Open) and in qualifying six times (incl. other three majors).

2011 - QF at Birmingham; fell 1r seven times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying six times; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Played first four WTA main draws, reaching one SF at Birmingham (l. to Sharapova) but falling 1r three times (Charleston, Wimbledon and Québec City); fell in qualifying nine times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open); won four singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Fell in WTA qualifying five times (incl. US Open); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Fell in WTA qualifying once.

2007 - Played first WTA qualifying at US Open (as WC).

2006 - Played at ITF/Pittsburgh-USA.

2005 - Played at ITF/Pittsburgh-USA.

2004 - Played first event of career at ITF/Pittsburgh-USA.
SINGLES
Winner (1): 2014 - Tianjin.
Finalist (4): 2017 - Shenzhen; 2016 - Shenzhen, Nottingham, Tianjin.

ADDITIONAL
American Fed Cup Team, 2014-15.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 1
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 7
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 1
Prize Money $196,726 $2,239,962
W/L - Singles 8 - 3 291 - 217
W/L - Doubles 0 - 1 56 - 84

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 14 1st Serve Return Points Won 40%
Double Faults 34 2nd Serve Return Points Won 53.5%
1st Serve 67.2% Break Points Opportunities 102
1st Serve Points Won 66% Break Points Converted 40.2%
2nd Serve Points Won 48.7% Return Games Played 110
Break Points Faced 57 Return Games Won 37.3%
Break Points Saved 47.4% Return Points Won 45.3%
Service Games Played 108 Total Points Won 52.3%
Service Games Won 72.2%
Service Points Won 60.3%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
4 / 6 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 3r 1r 1r 3r - 1r 1r -
1 / 3 FRENCH OPEN - 1r 1r 2r - - - -
4 / 6 WIMBLEDON - 1r 1r 3r 3r - 1r 1r
3 / 5 US OPEN - 1r 1r 1r 4r - 1r -

Doubles

W/L   2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
2 / 3 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r - 1r 3r - - - -
2 / 2 FRENCH OPEN - - 1r 3r - - - -
1 / 3 WIMBLEDON - 1r 1r 2r - - - -
3 / 5 US OPEN - 2r 1r 2r 2r - 1r -

Alison Riske Results

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DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 19-Feb-2017 // $2,365,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 38 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win [11] Coco Vandeweghe (USA) 21 6-4 6-4
R32 Loss Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 35 6-4 6-7 (3) 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$14,265

FED CUP WEEK 1

Fed Cup // USA // 11-Feb-2017 // $0 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 6M/0Q/2D // Rank: 40 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R1 Win Andrea Petkovic (GER) 51 7-6 (10) 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$0

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 16-Jan-2017 // $16,503,692 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 42 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win Madison Brengle (USA) 69 7-5 6-3
R64 Win [20] Shuai Zhang (CHN) 23 7-6 (7) 4-6 6-1
R32 Loss Sorana Cirstea (ROU) 78 6-2 7-6 (2)

WTA Rankings PTS

+130

Prize Money

$94,913

SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 01-Jan-2017 // $626,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 39 // Seed/Entry: 8/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Lin Zhu (CHN) 123 7-6 (5) 7-6 (5)
R16 Win Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 63 6-1 6-1
Q Win [1] Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 3 6-2 3-6 6-0
S Win Camila Giorgi (ITA) 81 6-3 6-3
F Loss Katerina Siniakova (CZE) 52 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+180

Prize Money

$81,251

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
39 29 221

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
16/01/2017 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
29/08/2016 US OPEN R128 10
27/06/2016 WIMBLEDON R128 10
22/05/2016 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
31/08/2015 US OPEN R128 10
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON R128 10
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R32 130
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R64 70
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN R16 280
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R32 160
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R128 2
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 40
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 60
29/08/2011 US OPEN R128 5
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R128 5
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R128 5
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN Q - R64 15
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2016 41 207
2015 97 285
2014 45 80
2013 57 265
2012 179 241
2011 135 199
2010 118 850
2009 222 465
2008 895 734
2007 627 591
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
30-Jan-2017 (38) 20-Oct-2014 (78)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
39 1370

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
16/01/2017 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
29/08/2016 US OPEN R128 10
27/06/2016 WIMBLEDON R128 10
22/05/2016 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
31/08/2015 US OPEN R128 10
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON R128 10
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
Date Tournament Round Points
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R32 130
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R64 70
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN R16 280
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R32 160
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 50
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R128 2
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 40
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
16/01/2012 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R16 60
29/08/2011 US OPEN R128 5
20/06/2011 WIMBLEDON R128 5
17/01/2011 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
30/08/2010 US OPEN Q - R128 2
21/06/2010 WIMBLEDON R128 5
23/05/2010 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
31/08/2009 US OPEN Q - R128 2
27/08/2007 US OPEN Q - R64 15

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
19/02/2017 DUBAI R32 60
01/10/2016 BEIJING Q 95
25/09/2016 WUHAN Q - R16 20
21/08/2016 NEW HAVEN Q - R64 1
15/08/2016 CINCINNATI R16 90
18/07/2016 STANFORD S 185
19/06/2016 EASTBOURNE Q - R32 1
09/05/2016 ROME Q 30
30/04/2016 MADRID Q 30
04/04/2016 CHARLESTON R32 30
Date Tournament Round Points
22/03/2016 MIAMI Q - R64 2
09/03/2016 INDIAN WELLS R128 10
15/02/2016 DUBAI Q - R16 13
03/10/2015 BEIJING Q - R32 2
27/09/2015 WUHAN R64 1
21/09/2015 TOKYO R32 1
23/08/2015 NEW HAVEN R32 1
17/08/2015 CINCINNATI R64 1
10/08/2015 TORONTO R32 60
03/08/2015 STANFORD Q 100
Date Tournament Round Points
21/06/2015 EASTBOURNE R32 30
15/06/2015 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
11/05/2015 ROME R32 60
02/05/2015 MADRID R64 10
06/04/2015 CHARLESTON R64 1
24/03/2015 MIAMI R64 35
11/03/2015 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
04/01/2015 BRISBANE R32 1
13/10/2014 MOSCOW R16 55
27/09/2014 BEIJING R64 10
Date Tournament Round Points
21/09/2014 WUHAN R16 105
17/08/2014 NEW HAVEN Q 100
11/08/2014 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
04/08/2014 MONTRÉAL R64 1
16/06/2014 EASTBOURNE R32 1
09/06/2014 BIRMINGHAM R16 55
12/05/2014 ROME R64 1
03/05/2014 MADRID R32 65
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON R64 1
18/03/2014 MIAMI R64 35
Date Tournament Round Points
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R128 10
18/08/2013 NEW HAVEN Q 80
12/08/2013 CINCINNATI Q - R32 20
05/08/2013 TORONTO R16 30
01/04/2013 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1
20/03/2012 MIAMI Q - R64 1
21/08/2011 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 1
08/08/2011 TORONTO Q - R64 1
13/06/2011 EASTBOURNE Q - R16 8
04/04/2011 CHARLESTON R64 1
Date Tournament Round Points
22/03/2011 MIAMI Q - R64 1
09/03/2011 INDIAN WELLS R128 5
16/08/2010 MONTREAL Q - R32 12
09/08/2010 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
02/08/2010 SAN DIEGO Q - R32 1
26/07/2010 STANFORD Q - R16 8
12/04/2010 CHARLESTON R64 1
10/03/2010 INDIAN WELLS Q - R64 1
03/08/2009 LOS ANGELES Q - R32 1
13/04/2009 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
01/01/2017 SHENZHEN F 180
10/10/2016 TIANJIN F 180
19/09/2016 GUANGZHOU Q 60
12/09/2016 TOKYO INTERNATIONAL Q 60
06/06/2016 NOTTINGHAM F 180
15/05/2016 STRASBOURG R16 30
25/04/2016 RABAT R32 1
08/02/2016 KAOHSIUNG R32 1
03/01/2016 SHENZHEN F 180
12/10/2015 TIANJIN R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
14/09/2015 TOKYO INTERNATIONAL R32 1
08/06/2015 NOTTINGHAM S 110
17/05/2015 STRASBOURG R16 30
27/04/2015 MARRAKECH Q - R32 1
02/03/2015 MONTERREY R32 1
11/01/2015 HOBART S 110
06/10/2014 TIANJIN W 280
15/09/2014 GUANGZHOU R16 30
28/07/2014 WASHINGTON DC R32 1
19/05/2014 STRASBOURG R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY R16 30
05/01/2014 HOBART Q 60
30/12/2013 AUCKLAND R32 1
14/10/2013 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 6
07/10/2013 LINZ Q - R32 1
29/07/2013 WASHINGTON, DC R16 30
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM S 140
18/02/2013 BOGOTA Q - R32 1
28/01/2013 PATTAYA CITY Q - Q 6
10/09/2012 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
29/07/2012 WASHINGTON DC Q - Q 6
11/06/2012 BIRMINGHAM Q 10
08/01/2012 HOBART Q - Q 10
02/01/2012 AUCKLAND S 16
12/09/2011 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
25/07/2011 WASHINGTON DC R32 1
06/06/2011 BIRMINGHAM Q 70
28/02/2011 MONTERREY Q - Q 10
02/01/2011 BRISBANE Q - Q 10
13/09/2010 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
07/06/2010 BIRMINGHAM S 140
05/04/2010 PONTE VEDRA BEACH Q - R32 1
22/02/2010 ACAPULCO Q - R32 1
14/09/2009 QUEBEC CITY Q - R16 6
06/04/2009 PONTE VEDRA BEACH Q - R32 1

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
11/02/2017 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
08/02/2014 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0

Tier 1-5

Date Tournament Round Points
14/04/2008 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1

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