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Johanna Konta

Johanna Konta
  • Residence: Eastbourne, England
  • Date of Birth: 17 May 1991
  • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
  • Height: 5' 11" (1.80 m)
  • Weight: 154 lbs. (70 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro

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Johanna Konta Biography

Coached by Esteban Carril and Jose-Manuel Garcia ... Parents are Gabor (hotelier) and Gabriella (dentist); older sister is Emese (works in fashion) ... Was introduced to the sport at age 8 by parents; started to play at an afterschool program ... All-court player; favorite shot is serve ... Speaks Hungarian and English ... Enjoys live music, watching movies, reading and the occasional shopping spree ... Learnt how to knit, crochet, and cross-stitch in primary school ... Tennis idol growing up was Steffi Graf ... Best tennis memory is playing Fed Cup for UK.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 11
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 4
Prize Money $578,506 $1,420,453
W/L - Singles 5 - 3 237 - 152
W/L - Doubles 1 - 2 57 - 53
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Results

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 18-Jan-2016 // $14,835,728 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [8] Venus Williams (USA) 10 6-4 6-2
R64 Win Saisai Zheng (CHN) 83 6-2 6-3
R32 Win Denisa Allertova (CZE) 66 6-2 6-2
R16 Win [21] Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 24 4-6 6-4 8-6
Q Win [Q] Shuai Zhang (CHN) 133 6-4 6-1
S Loss [7] Angelique Kerber (GER) 6 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+780

Prize Money

$563,325
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
28 5 96
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
01-Feb-2016 (28) 01-Feb-2016 (95)
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2015 - Breakthrough first Top 50 season (finishing No.47); struggled in first half of season between January and May, starting at No.146 and going into grass court season at No.147 - fell 1r in only two WTA main draws (Roland Garros and Wimbledon) and in qualifying four times (incl. Australian Open); phenomenal second half of season saw her rise from No.147 to No.47 by November 9 year-end rankings; best results were three QFs at Nottingham (l. to Niculescu), Eastbourne (l. to Bencic) and Wuhan (l. to V.Williams), 4r at US Open (l. to Kvitova), two 2r finishes at Birmingham (l. to Ka.Pliskova) and Linz (l. to Brengle) and winning two ITF Circuit titles; two biggest ranking jumps came after US Open on September 13 (rose from No.97 to No.58) and after Wuhan on October 5 (rose from No.66 to No.49); also won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2014 - Reached 2r twice (incl. Eastbourne - l. to Giorgi 16 75 75; held 1mp at 5-4 third set); fell 1r six times (incl. Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying eight times (incl. other two majors); made Top 100 debut on June 23 (after Eastbourne; rose from No.109 to No.96).

2013 - QF at Guangzhou; reached 2r once; fell 1r three times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying seven times (incl. other three majors); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Reached 2r twice (incl. US Open); fell 1r once (Wimbledon) and in qualifying twice; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Played first WTA main draw at Copenhagen, falling 1r (as qualifier); fell in qualifying four times; won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Played first WTA qualifying at Copenhagen and Québec City; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.
ADDITIONAL
British Fed Cup Team, 2013-15.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 11
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 4
Prize Money $578,506 $1,420,453
W/L - Singles 5 - 3 237 - 152
W/L - Doubles 1 - 2 57 - 53

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 36 1st Serve Return Points Won 40.3%
Double Faults 24 2nd Serve Return Points Won 54.5%
1st Serve 60% Break Points Opportunities 71
1st Serve Points Won 68% Break Points Converted 47.9%
2nd Serve Points Won 48.8% Return Games Played 87
Break Points Faced 54 Return Games Won 39.1%
Break Points Saved 55.6% Return Points Won 45.3%
Service Games Played 86 Total Points Won 52.5%
Service Games Won 72.1%
Service Points Won 60.3%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
5 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN SF - - - - - - -
0 / 1 FRENCH OPEN - 1r - - - - - -
0 / 4 WIMBLEDON - 1r 1r 1r 1r - - -
4 / 3 US OPEN - 4r 1r - 2r - - -

Doubles

W/L   2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
1 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2r - - - - - - -
1 / 4 WIMBLEDON - 2r 1r 1r 1r - - -

Johanna Konta Results

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    Doubles

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 18-Jan-2016 // $14,835,728 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [8] Venus Williams (USA) 10 6-4 6-2
R64 Win Saisai Zheng (CHN) 83 6-2 6-3
R32 Win Denisa Allertova (CZE) 66 6-2 6-2
R16 Win [21] Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 24 4-6 6-4 8-6
Q Win [Q] Shuai Zhang (CHN) 133 6-4 6-1
S Loss [7] Angelique Kerber (GER) 6 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+780

Prize Money

$563,325

HOBART

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 10-Jan-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 49 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [3] Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) 37 7-6 (6) 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 03-Jan-2016 // $426,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 48 // Seed/Entry: 5/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Qiang Wang (CHN) 110 6-3 3-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$3,199

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
28 5 96

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN S 780
31/08/2015 US OPEN R16 280
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON R128 10
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R16 40
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 30
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 20
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 160
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R128 5
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2015 47 104
2014 150 285
2013 112 393
2012 153 505
2011 305 354
2010 248 574
2009 360 723
2008 668 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
01-Feb-2016 (28) 01-Feb-2016 (95)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
28 1869

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN S 780
31/08/2015 US OPEN R16 280
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON R128 10
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R16 40
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN Q - R32 30
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 20
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R128 2
Date Tournament Round Points
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R64 40
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 160
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON R128 5

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
27/09/2015 WUHAN Q 220
21/06/2015 EASTBOURNE Q 100
15/06/2015 BIRMINGHAM R32 30
11/03/2015 INDIAN WELLS Q - R32 20
11/01/2015 SYDNEY Q - Q 18
17/08/2014 NEW HAVEN Q - R32 13
16/06/2014 EASTBOURNE R16 55
09/06/2014 BIRMINGHAM R32 30
21/04/2014 STUTTGART Q 18
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS Q - R32 20
Date Tournament Round Points
27/01/2014 PARIS Q - R32 1
17/06/2013 EASTBOURNE R32 1
30/12/2012 BRISBANE Q - R16 8
18/06/2012 EASTBOURNE Q - R16 8
04/04/2011 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
10/01/2016 HOBART R32 1
03/01/2016 SHENZHEN R32 1
12/10/2015 LINZ Q 30
08/06/2015 NOTTINGHAM Q 60
04/01/2015 SHENZHEN Q - R16 1
13/10/2014 LUXEMBOURG Q - R32 1
08/09/2014 QUÉBEC CITY R32 1
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL Q 18
31/03/2014 MONTERREY R32 1
24/02/2014 ACAPULCO Q - R16 10
Date Tournament Round Points
29/12/2013 SHENZHEN Q - R16 1
16/09/2013 GUANGZHOU Q 80
08/07/2013 BUDAPEST R32 1
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM R32 15
29/04/2013 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) Q - R16 6
25/02/2013 ACAPULCO Q - R16 6
18/02/2013 BOGOTA Q - R16 6
15/10/2012 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 6
09/04/2012 COPENHAGEN S 46
22/08/2011 DALLAS Q - R16 1
Date Tournament Round Points
06/06/2011 COPENHAGEN S 16
16/05/2011 STRASBOURG Q - R16 6
18/04/2011 FES Q - R32 1
13/09/2010 QUEBEC CITY Q - R32 1
02/08/2010 COPENHAGEN Q - R16 6

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