1
1
1

Elina Svitolina

Elina Svitolina
  • Residence: Kharkiv, Ukraine
  • Date of Birth: 12 Sep 1994
  • Birthplace: Odessa, Ukraine
  • Height: 5' 9" (1.74 m)
  • Weight: 132 lbs. (60 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2010)

19

Singles Ranking
UKR Flag
Ukraine
Share this page!

Elina Svitolina Biography

Coached by Iain Hughes ... Father is Mykhaylo, mother is Olena; brother is Yulian ... Began playing at age 5 when introduced to the sport by family ... Favorite shot is serve; favorite surfaces are hard, clay ... Speaks English, Russian ... Hobbies are driving, wakeboarding, reading ... Favorite food is Chinese ... People most admired are the Klitschko brothers and Nik Vujicic; favorite artist is Eminem ... Junior highlights include winning Roland Garros girls' title at age 15.
Read more

Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 1 3
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 7
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 2
Prize Money $364,736 $1,481,454
W/L - Singles 20 - 10 171 - 103
W/L - Doubles 2 - 2 40 - 41
See all stats

Results

ROME

WTA // ITALY // 11-May-2015 // $2,428,490 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 19 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 26 6-4 6-2
R32 Loss [14] Venus Williams (USA) 16 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$14,516
See all results

Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
21 15 112
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
11-May-2015 (19) 04-May-2015 (108)
See all rankings

News

All news
1

Photos

All photos
1

Videos

All videos
1

To The Top
2014 - First Top 30 season (finishing No.29); won one WTA title at Baku (d. Jovanovski in final); SF three times at Nürnberg (l. to Ka.Pliskova), Wuhan (l. to Kvitova) and Osaka (l. to Stosur); QF four times at Paris [Indoors] (l. to Errani), 's-Hertogenbosch (l. to Zheng), Istanbul (l. to Konjuh) and Cincinnati (l. to Ivanovic); reached 4r once, 3r twice (incl. Australian Open) and 2r six times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r eight times (incl. other two majors); won one WTA doubles title.

2013 - Breakthrough first Top 50 season (finishing No.40); won one WTA title at Baku (d. Peer in final); SF at Bad Gastein (l. to Hlavackova); reached 2r five times (incl. Roland Garros, US Open); fell 1r 11 times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying three times; fell in RR at Sofia (as alternate - went 0-2 in RR); having started year at No.131 in the world, made Top 100 debut on February 18 (rose from No.102 to No.87) and Top 50 debut on July 29 (after Baku; rose from No.71 to No.49); won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Played first three WTA main draws, falling 1r at Baku, US Open and Moscow; fell in qualifying twice (Roland Garros, Wimbledon); won one WTA 125K Series singles title; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Fell in WTA qualifying three times (incl. Roland Garros); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit in Ukraine.

2009 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit in Ukraine.

2008 - Played first event of career at ITF/Kharkiv 2-UKR.
SINGLES
Winner (3): 2015 - Marrakech; 2014 - Baku; 2013 - Baku; 2012 - 125/Pune.

DOUBLES
Winner (1): 2014 - Istanbul (w/Doi).

ADDITIONAL
Ukrainian Fed Cup Team, 2012-15.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 1 3
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 7
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 2
Prize Money $364,736 $1,481,454
W/L - Singles 20 - 10 171 - 103
W/L - Doubles 2 - 2 40 - 41

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 86 1st Serve Return Points Won 39.9%
Double Faults 66 2nd Serve Return Points Won 55.4%
1st Serve 62.2% Break Points Opportunities 263
1st Serve Points Won 64.7% Break Points Converted 47.5%
2nd Serve Points Won 45.4% Return Games Played 308
Break Points Faced 209 Return Games Won 40.6%
Break Points Saved 51.2% Return Points Won 45.8%
Service Games Played 306 Total Points Won 51.5%
Service Games Won 66.7%
Service Points Won 57.4%

Grand Slam History

Singles

W/L   2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
4 / 3 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 3r 3r 1r - - - - -
2 / 2 FRENCH OPEN - 2r 2r - - - - -
0 / 2 WIMBLEDON - 1r 1r - - - - -
1 / 3 US OPEN - 1r 2r 1r - - - -

Doubles

W/L   2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
0 / 1 AUSTRALIAN OPEN 1r - - - - - - -
1 / 1 FRENCH OPEN 2r - - - - - - -
0 / 1 WIMBLEDON 1r - - - - - - -
1 / 2 US OPEN 2r 1r - - - - - -

To The Top

Elina Svitolina Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

ROME

WTA // ITALY // 11-May-2015 // $2,428,490 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 19 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win Flavia Pennetta (ITA) 26 6-4 6-2
R32 Loss [14] Venus Williams (USA) 16 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$14,516

MADRID

WTA // SPAIN // 02-May-2015 // $4,059,850 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 21 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 56 6-0 6-3
R32 Loss [7] Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 7 6-3 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+65

Prize Money

$27,713

MARRAKECH

WTA // MOROCCO // 27-Apr-2015 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 4/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Donna Vekic (CRO) 169 6-2 6-2
R16 Win Christina McHale (USA) 64 7-5 6-3
Q Win Karin Knapp (ITA) 53 6-0 3-6 6-3
S Win [7] Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (SVK) 46 6-0 6-3
F Win Timea Babos (HUN) 86 7-5 7-6 (3)

WTA Rankings PTS

+280

Prize Money

$43,000

BOGOTA

WTA // COLOMBIA // 13-Apr-2015 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 27 // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Louisa Chirico (USA) 141 6-2 6-1
R16 Win Danka Kovinic (MNE) 109 6-3 6-1
Q Win [8] Irina Falconi (USA) 91 6-3 7-5
S Loss Teliana Pereira (BRA) 130 7-6 (7) 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+110

Prize Money

$11,500

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 24-Mar-2015 // $5,219,780 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: 26/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 BYE
R64 Win Bojana Jovanovski (SRB) 65 6-3 7-6 (3)
R32 Loss [8] Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 9 6-0 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+65

Prize Money

$31,670

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 11-Mar-2015 // $5,219,780 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 29 // Seed/Entry: 23/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 BYE
R64 Win [Q] Alison Van Uytvanck (BEL) 118 4-6 7-6 (4) 6-1
R32 Win [10] Lucie Safarova (CZE) 11 7-6 (5) 7-5
R16 Loss [27] Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) 26 4-6 6-1 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+120

Prize Money

$59,185

DOHA

WTA // QATAR // 23-Feb-2015 // $665,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 27 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Daria Gavrilova (RUS) 112 6-4 5-7 6-4
R16 Loss [W] Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 48 6-3 6-7 (4) 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+55

Prize Money

$10,240

DUBAI

WTA // UNITED ARAB EMIRATES // 15-Feb-2015 // $2,212,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 26 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win Coco Vandeweghe (USA) 32 3-1 RET
R32 Loss [2] Petra Kvitova (CZE) 3 2-6 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$13,340

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 19-Jan-2015 // $15,561,973 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 26 // Seed/Entry: 26/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [L] Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) 114 6-3 7-5
R64 Win Nicole Gibbs (USA) 96 7-6 (3) 7-6 (6)
R32 Loss [1] Serena Williams (USA) 1 4-6 6-2 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+130

Prize Money

$85,257

SYDNEY

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 11-Jan-2015 // $644,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 26 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [6] Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 10 7-6 (1) 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$5,580

BRISBANE

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 04-Jan-2015 // $876,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 28 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 48 6-0 6-2
R16 Win [W] Ajla Tomljanovic (CRO) 63 6-3 6-2
Q Win [3] Angelique Kerber (GER) 9 4-6 7-5 6-3
S Loss [1] Maria Sharapova (RUS) 2 6-1 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+185

Prize Money

$55,827

To The Top

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
21 15 112

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R64 70
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN R64 100
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R64 100
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 60
Date Tournament Round Points
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 29 132
2013 40 261
2012 156 485
2011 269 422
2010 498 443
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
11-May-2015 (19) 04-May-2015 (108)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
21 2045

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R128 10
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R64 70
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R32 130
26/08/2013 US OPEN R64 100
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R64 100
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 5
27/08/2012 US OPEN R16 60
Date Tournament Round Points
25/06/2012 WIMBLEDON Q - R128 2
27/05/2012 FRENCH OPEN Q - R64 40
22/05/2011 FRENCH OPEN Q - R128 2

Tour Championships

Date Tournament Round Points
29/10/2013 SOFIA R1 0

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
11/05/2015 ROME R32 60
02/05/2015 MADRID R32 65
24/03/2015 MIAMI R32 65
11/03/2015 INDIAN WELLS R16 120
23/02/2015 DOHA R16 55
15/02/2015 DUBAI R32 60
11/01/2015 SYDNEY R32 1
04/01/2015 BRISBANE S 185
27/09/2014 BEIJING R32 10
21/09/2014 WUHAN S 350
Date Tournament Round Points
15/09/2014 TOKYO R16 55
17/08/2014 NEW HAVEN R32 1
11/08/2014 CINCINNATI Q 190
12/05/2014 ROME R64 1
03/05/2014 MADRID R64 10
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON R16 55
18/03/2014 MIAMI R16 120
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
10/02/2014 DOHA R64 1
27/01/2014 PARIS Q 100
Date Tournament Round Points
29/12/2013 BRISBANE R16 55
14/10/2013 MOSCOW R32 1
28/09/2013 BEIJING R64 5
22/09/2013 TOKYO R32 70
18/08/2013 NEW HAVEN R16 12
17/06/2013 EASTBOURNE Q - R32 1
19/03/2013 MIAMI Q - R32 20
06/03/2013 INDIAN WELLS R16 30
15/10/2012 MOSCOW S 20
16/05/2011 BRUSSELS Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
07/02/2011 PARIS Q - R32 1

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
27/04/2015 MARRAKECH W 280
13/04/2015 BOGOTA S 110
06/10/2014 OSAKA S 110
21/07/2014 BAKU W 280
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL Q 60
07/07/2014 BAD GASTEIN R16 30
15/06/2014 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH Q 60
18/05/2014 NÜRNBERG S 110
21/04/2014 MARRAKECH R32 1
05/01/2014 HOBART R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
07/10/2013 LINZ R16 30
16/09/2013 SEOUL R32 1
22/07/2013 BAKU W 280
15/07/2013 BAD GASTEIN S 130
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
20/05/2013 STRASBOURG R32 1
29/04/2013 OEIRAS (ESTORIL) Q - R16 6
08/04/2013 KATOWICE R32 1
18/02/2013 BOGOTA R32 1
30/12/2012 SHENZHEN R16 30
Date Tournament Round Points
23/07/2012 BAKU R32 1

Fed Cup

Date Tournament Round Points
09/02/2013 FED CUP WEEK 1 R1 0
21/04/2012 FED CUP WEEK 2 - PLAYOFFS R2 0

To The Top
Subscribe

All news

  • 50 WTA Player Tweets From Paris

    May 22, 2015
    Serena, Maria, Petra, Ana and Vika - as well as a slew of WTA Rising Stars - have been tweeting up a storm with Roland Garros around the corner. Whose shoes are those?
  • Video: The Hot Shots Of Madrid

    May 11, 2015
    From a pair of ferocious passing shots to four of the best drop shots of the year, see all the best hot shots from the Mutua Madrid Open in one awesome video right here.
  • Elina Svitolina's Big Breakthrough

    May 11, 2015
    KAPOW! A day before she gets her Internazionali BNL d'Italia campaign underway, one of the leading WTA Rising Stars has made a very big breakthrough - what is it?
  • WTA Rising Star Of The Month: Svitolina

    May 08, 2015
    WTA Rising Star Elina Svitolina rose to a new level in April, highlighted by winning her third WTA title in Marrakech, and you've voted her April's WTA Rising Star Of The Month.
  • Svitolina Closing In On Milestones

    May 06, 2015
    Every week this year we'll be taking a look at the WTA Rising Stars who've been making an impact on the WTA. This week, Chris Oddo looks at the queen of Marrakech: Elina Svitolina.
  • Ivanovic Wins, Second Round Wraps Up

    May 05, 2015
    Ana Ivanovic maintained her mastery over WTA Rising Star Elina Svitolina as the second round wrapped up in Madrid. Maria Sharapova and Petra Kvitova won as well.
  • Pliskova's Big Step Toward Singapore

    May 04, 2015
    When it comes to the Road To Singapore leaderboard, and especially the Top 8 on it, every single spot is super important - and Karolina Pliskova took one big step towards qualifying this week.
  • Svitolina Crowned In Marrakech

    May 02, 2015
    Elina Svitolina battled past Timea Babos in an all-WTA Rising Star championship to win the Grand Prix SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem - the WTA's only stop in Africa.
To The Top
8
Subscribe

All photo galleries

  • Gallery: WTA Stars & Miami Dolphins

    March 24, 2015
    A slew of WTA stars - including comeback queen Andrea Petkovic - swam with the dolphins at the Miami Open, courtesy of the Miami Seaquarium. See all the best pics here!
  • Gallery: The Power To Inspire Shoot

    March 10, 2015
    From Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki to WTA Rising Stars Elina Svitolina and Taylor Townsend, the biggest names in women's tennis took part in the media shoot for Power To Inspire.
  • AO Gallery: Hashtags & Carousels

    January 27, 2015
    Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska and Ekaterina Makarova are just some of the WTA stars who've been keeping busy off the court in Melbourne - see the pics here!
  • AO Gallery: Good Form On Display

    January 22, 2015
    Crisp volleys, sizzling serves and ferocious forehands were seen in second round action on Thursday at the Australian Open.
  • AO Gallery: Svitolina & Puig's Street Art

    January 18, 2015
    Elina Svitolina and Monica Puig, two of the fastest-rising WTA Rising Stars, took part in a very unique promotional event for their new ellesse apparel. See all the best pics here!
  • Sydney Gallery: The Player Party

    January 12, 2015
    Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova, Caroline Wozniacki and Angelique Kerber were among the many WTA stars glamming up and stepping out for the Apia International Sydney player party Sunday.
  • Gallery: Most Popular, No.30 To No.21

    December 10, 2014
    We're down to the Top 30 most clicked on players of the year on wtatennis.com, and today we're counting down from No.30 to No.21, beginning with the No.1 teenager in the world...
  • Sofia Gallery: Alternates Step Up

    October 30, 2014
    The Garanti Koza WTA Tournament Of Champions alternates are also two of the most promising WTA Rising Stars - and they've been passing some of their wisdom down.
To The Top
8
Subscribe

All videos

To The Top
8