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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 $929,560 $1,771,507
W/L - Singles 20 - 14 252 - 163
W/L - Doubles 2 - 6 58 - 57
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Results

EASTBOURNE

WTA // GREAT BRITAIN // 19-Jun-2016 // $711,778 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 18 // Seed/Entry: 11/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 BYE
R32 Win Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 42 7-6 (4) 6-1
R16 Win [5] Petra Kvitova (CZE) 11 5-7 6-4 6-0
Q Win Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 39 7-6 (5) 6-4
S Loss [10] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 17 6-7 (5) 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+185

Prize Money

$35,280
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
19 13 120
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
06-Jun-2016 (18) 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 $929,560 $1,771,507
W/L - Singles 20 - 14 252 - 163
W/L - Doubles 2 - 6 58 - 57

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 151 1st Serve Return Points Won 38.2%
Double Faults 94 2nd Serve Return Points Won 53.2%
1st Serve 61.1% Break Points Opportunities 278
1st Serve Points Won 65.9% Break Points Converted 46%
2nd Serve Points Won 51.8% Return Games Played 365
Break Points Faced 236 Return Games Won 35.1%
Break Points Saved 56.8% Return Points Won 44.0%
Service Games Played 362 Total Points Won 51.9%
Service Games Won 71.8%
Service Points Won 60.4%

Grand Slam History

Singles

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

Johanna Konta Results

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    Doubles

EASTBOURNE

WTA // GREAT BRITAIN // 19-Jun-2016 // $711,778 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 18 // Seed/Entry: 11/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 BYE
R32 Win Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 42 7-6 (4) 6-1
R16 Win [5] Petra Kvitova (CZE) 11 5-7 6-4 6-0
Q Win Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 39 7-6 (5) 6-4
S Loss [10] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 17 6-7 (5) 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+185

Prize Money

$35,280

BIRMINGHAM

WTA // GREAT BRITAIN // 13-Jun-2016 // $780,900 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 9/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Misaki Doi (JPN) 48 7-6 (3) 6-1
R16 Loss Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 49 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+55

Prize Money

$11,930

NOTTINGHAM

WTA // GREAT BRITAIN // 06-Jun-2016 // $226,750 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 18 // Seed/Entry: 2/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Victoria Duval (USA) 580 6-3 6-0
R16 Loss Saisai Zheng (CHN) 86 6-4 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,310

FRENCH OPEN

Grand Slam // FRANCE // 22-May-2016 // $16,474,735 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 21 // Seed/Entry: 20/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss Julia Goerges (GER) 57 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$32,314

ROME

WTA // ITALY // 09-May-2016 // $2,599,610 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 23 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win [Q] Johanna Larsson (SWE) 60 6-1 6-2
R32 Win [7] Roberta Vinci (ITA) 7 6-0 6-4
R16 Loss Misaki Doi (JPN) 45 4-6 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+105

Prize Money

$30,541

MADRID

WTA // SPAIN // 30-Apr-2016 // $4,771,360 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 22 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Loss Caroline Garcia (FRA) 49 6-4 2-1 RET

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$15,193

STUTTGART

WTA // GERMANY // 18-Apr-2016 // $693,900 // Clay (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 22 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [W] Anna-Lena Friedsam (GER) 52 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$6,760

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 22-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 23 // Seed/Entry: 24/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 BYE
R64 Win Danka Kovinic (MNE) 51 6-4 6-2
R32 Win [Q] Elena Vesnina (RUS) 96 4-6 6-1 7-6 (3)
R16 Win [32] Monica Niculescu (ROU) 33 6-2 6-2
Q Loss [13] Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 8 6-4 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+215

Prize Money

$128,215

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 09-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 26 // Seed/Entry: 25/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 BYE
R64 Win Madison Brengle (USA) 58 6-4 6-0
R32 Win Denisa Allertova (CZE) 64 6-4 6-1
R16 Loss [18] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 19 7-6 (2) 3-6 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+120

Prize Money

$67,590

MONTERREY

WTA // MEXICO // 29-Feb-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 27 // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Mariana Duque-Mariño (COL) 74 6-3 6-3
R16 Win Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 48 7-6 (6) 7-6 (4)
Q Loss Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 73 6-3 6-7 (2) 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$5,900

ACAPULCO

WTA // MEXICO // 22-Feb-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Anett Kontaveit (EST) 91 6-3 3-6 6-4
R16 Loss Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) 68 4-6 6-2 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,400

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
19 13 120

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
22/05/2016 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
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
Date Tournament Round Points
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R128 2
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
06-Jun-2016 (18) 01-Feb-2016 (95)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
19 2330

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
22/05/2016 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
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
Date Tournament Round Points
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R128 2
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
19/06/2016 EASTBOURNE S 185
13/06/2016 BIRMINGHAM R16 55
09/05/2016 ROME R16 105
30/04/2016 MADRID R64 10
18/04/2016 STUTTGART R32 1
22/03/2016 MIAMI Q 215
09/03/2016 INDIAN WELLS R16 120
27/09/2015 WUHAN Q 220
21/06/2015 EASTBOURNE Q 100
15/06/2015 BIRMINGHAM R32 30
Date Tournament Round Points
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
27/01/2014 PARIS Q - R32 1
17/06/2013 EASTBOURNE R32 1
30/12/2012 BRISBANE Q - R16 8
Date Tournament Round Points
18/06/2012 EASTBOURNE Q - R16 8
04/04/2011 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
06/06/2016 NOTTINGHAM R16 30
29/02/2016 MONTERREY Q 60
22/02/2016 ACAPULCO R16 30
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
Date Tournament Round Points
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL Q 18
31/03/2014 MONTERREY R32 1
24/02/2014 ACAPULCO Q - R16 10
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
Date Tournament Round Points
15/10/2012 LUXEMBOURG Q - R16 6
09/04/2012 COPENHAGEN S 46
22/08/2011 DALLAS Q - R16 1
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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