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Danka Kovinic

Danka Kovinic
  • Residence: Herceg Novi, Montenegro
  • Date of Birth: 18 Nov 1994
  • Birthplace: Cetinje, Montenegro
  • Height: 5' 7" (1.69 m)
  • Weight: 148 lbs. (67 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro (2010)

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Danka Kovinic Biography

Coached by Svetko Bjelotomic and Veljko Radojicic ... Mother's name is Snjezana (kindergarten teacher); father's name is Radenko (owns a café/bar); brothers' names are Aleksa and Luka ... Started playing tennis at age 7 ... Aggressive baseliner; favorite surface is clay; favorites shots are serve, forehand and drop shot ... Favorite tournament is Australian Open ... Tennis idol growing up was Jelena Jankovic ... Speaks Montenegrin and English, learning Spanish ... Best memory was qualifying for main draw at Roland Garros (first Montenegrin to do so) ... Enjoys watching movies, hanging out with friends, listening to music, shopping and reading ... If she weren't a tennis player, probably would have played handball because it's a very popular sport in Montenegro.
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Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 9
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 3
Prize Money $364,640 $908,778
W/L - Singles 20 - 22 201 - 136
W/L - Doubles 11 - 8 67 - 59
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Results

GUANGZHOU

WTA // CHINA // 19-Sep-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 63 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Yafan Wang (CHN) 140 6-3 6-4
R16 Loss Jennifer Brady (USA) 123 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,400
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
63 75 96
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
22-Feb-2016 (46) 20-Jun-2016 (67)
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2015 - Near-Top 50 season (finishing No.58); runner-up at Tianjin (l. to A.Radwanska in final - having already been first Montenegrin to reach a WTA quarterfinal in 2013, became first Montenegrin to reach a WTA final); QF four times at Charleston, Prague, Bucahrest and Bad Gastein; reached 2r three times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open); fell 1r five times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying six times (incl. Australian Open); made Top 100 debut on May 4 (after Prague; rose from No.106 to No.95); won one WTA doubles title; also won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2014 - QF at Bucharest (l. to K.Kucova); reached 2r four times; fell 1r seven times (incl. Roland Garros) and in qualifying seven times (incl. other three majors); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Played first two WTA main draws, reaching QF at Budapest and falling 1r at Moscow; fell in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.
SINGLES
Finalist (2): 2016 - Istanbul; 2015 - Tianjin.

DOUBLES
Winner (1): 2015 - Bad Gastein (w/Vogt). Finalist (1): 2016 - Auckland (w/Strycova).

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 0
WTA Doubles Titles 0 1
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 1 9
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 3
Prize Money $364,640 $908,778
W/L - Singles 20 - 22 201 - 136
W/L - Doubles 11 - 8 67 - 59

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 91 1st Serve Return Points Won 34.1%
Double Faults 124 2nd Serve Return Points Won 54.4%
1st Serve 51.5% Break Points Opportunities 239
1st Serve Points Won 65.4% Break Points Converted 46%
2nd Serve Points Won 47.4% Return Games Played 335
Break Points Faced 276 Return Games Won 32.8%
Break Points Saved 56.9% Return Points Won 41.8%
Service Games Played 337 Total Points Won 49.3%
Service Games Won 64.7%
Service Points Won 56.7%

Grand Slam History

Singles

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

Doubles

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

Danka Kovinic Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

GUANGZHOU

WTA // CHINA // 19-Sep-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 63 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Yafan Wang (CHN) 140 6-3 6-4
R16 Loss Jennifer Brady (USA) 123 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,400

US OPEN

Grand Slam // USA // 29-Aug-2016 // $22,102,700 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [Q] Montserrat Gonzalez (PAR) 192 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$42,540

NEW HAVEN

WTA // USA // 21-Aug-2016 // $695,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/64Q/16D // Rank: 53 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Loss Nao Hibino (JPN) 70 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$895

CINCINNATI

WTA // USA // 15-Aug-2016 // $2,503,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/64Q/32D // Rank: 53 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Loss [W] Jamie Loeb (USA) 235 6-2 1-6 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,960

OLYMPICS

WTA // BRAZIL // 06-Aug-2016 // $0 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/0Q/32D // Rank: 55 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Loss Madison Keys (USA) 9 6-3 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+0

Prize Money

$0

BUCHAREST

WTA // ROMANIA // 11-Jul-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 54 // Seed/Entry: 6/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Nadia Podoroska (ARG) 250 6-1 6-0
R16 Win Polina Leykina (RUS) 201 6-3 6-2
Q Loss [1] Simona Halep (ROU) 5 6-4 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$5,900

WIMBLEDON

Grand Slam // GREAT BRITAIN // 27-Jun-2016 // $19,174,575 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss Mona Barthel (GER) 68 6-2 7-6 (3)

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$45,987

EASTBOURNE

WTA // GREAT BRITAIN // 19-Jun-2016 // $711,778 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 54 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Maria Sanchez (USA) 269 5-7 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$800

MALLORCA

WTA // SPAIN // 13-Jun-2016 // $226,750 // Grass (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 53 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [8] Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) 47 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

MARSEILLE

ITF // FRANCE // 30-May-2016 // $100,000 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 59 // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [W] Caroline Romeo (FRA) 408 6-1 6-2
R16 Win María-Teresa Torró-Flor (ESP) 187 6-3 3-1 RET
Q Win Fiona Ferro (FRA) 279 6-4 6-4
S Win [4] Lourdes Domínguez Lino (ESP) 112 6-1 6-2
F Win [2] Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) 80 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+140

Prize Money

$15,200

FRENCH OPEN

Grand Slam // FRANCE // 22-May-2016 // $16,474,735 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 59 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [10] Petra Kvitova (CZE) 12 6-2 4-6 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$32,314

ROME

WTA // ITALY // 09-May-2016 // $2,599,610 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 58 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Loss Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 29 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$8,060

MADRID

WTA // SPAIN // 30-Apr-2016 // $4,771,360 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 52 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win [7] Roberta Vinci (ITA) 8 6-4 6-2
R32 Loss [W] Sorana Cirstea (ROU) 127 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+65

Prize Money

$32,358

ISTANBUL

WTA // TURKEY // 18-Apr-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 60 // Seed/Entry: 5/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Kurumi Nara (JPN) 84 6-3 6-3
R16 Win Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 97 7-5 7-6 (4)
Q Win [Q] Maria Sakkari (GRE) 127 1-6 6-1 6-2
S Win Kateryna Kozlova (UKR) 129 7-5 6-4
F Loss Cagla Buyukakcay (TUR) 118 3-6 6-2 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+180

Prize Money

$21,400

CHARLESTON

WTA // USA // 04-Apr-2016 // $687,900 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/16D // Rank: 50 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R64 Win [Q] Cagla Buyukakcay (TUR) 120 6-1 6-3
R32 Loss [7] Sloane Stephens (USA) 25 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$4,585

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 22-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 51 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win Denisa Allertova (CZE) 55 7-6 (5) 6-4
R64 Loss [24] Johanna Konta (GBR) 23 6-4 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+35

Prize Money

$19,530

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 09-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 51 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Win [W] Samantha Crawford (USA) 111 6-3 6-4
R64 Loss [8] Petra Kvitova (CZE) 9 6-3 4-6 7-6 (5)

WTA Rankings PTS

+35

Prize Money

$19,530

MONTERREY

WTA // MEXICO // 29-Feb-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 50 // Seed/Entry: 7/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [Q] Nicole Gibbs (USA) 104 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

ACAPULCO

WTA // MEXICO // 22-Feb-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 46 // Seed/Entry: 7/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Tatjana Maria (GER) 90 7-6 (6) 6-2
R16 Loss Christina McHale (USA) 64 3-6 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$3,400

RIO DE JANEIRO

WTA // BRAZIL // 15-Feb-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 50 // Seed/Entry: 3/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Sachia Vickery (USA) 156 6-3 5-7 6-4
R16 Win Sílvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) 171 6-2 6-3
Q Loss [W] Sorana Cirstea (ROU) 199 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+60

Prize Money

$6,175

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 [W] Samantha Crawford (USA) 107 6-2 6-4
R64 Loss [14] Victoria Azarenka (BLR) 16 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+70

Prize Money

$50,324

HOBART

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 10-Jan-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 55 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [W] Kimberly Birrell (AUS) 341 6-4 6-3

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

AUCKLAND

WTA // NEW ZEALAND // 04-Jan-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: - // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [3] Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 17 6-4 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
63 75 96

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
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 R64 70
31/08/2015 US OPEN R64 70
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON R128 10
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R64 70
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q - R128 2
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 30
Date Tournament Round Points
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R16 40
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 30
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2015 58 106
2014 109 214
2013 170 395
2012 295 351
2011 354 450
2010 687 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
22-Feb-2016 (46) 20-Jun-2016 (67)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
63 975

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
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 R64 70
31/08/2015 US OPEN R64 70
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON R128 10
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R64 70
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R128 2
25/08/2014 US OPEN Q - R128 2
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON Q - R32 30
Date Tournament Round Points
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R16 40
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN Q - R32 30
26/08/2013 US OPEN Q - R64 40

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
21/08/2016 NEW HAVEN Q - R64 1
15/08/2016 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
19/06/2016 EASTBOURNE Q - R32 1
09/05/2016 ROME R64 1
30/04/2016 MADRID R32 65
04/04/2016 CHARLESTON R32 30
22/03/2016 MIAMI R64 35
09/03/2016 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
03/10/2015 BEIJING Q - R32 2
27/09/2015 WUHAN Q 30
Date Tournament Round Points
23/08/2015 NEW HAVEN Q - R64 1
06/04/2015 CHARLESTON Q 125
24/03/2015 MIAMI Q - R32 20
04/01/2015 BRISBANE Q - R32 1
13/10/2014 MOSCOW R32 1
31/03/2014 CHARLESTON Q - R32 1
10/02/2014 DOHA Q - R16 20
29/12/2013 BRISBANE Q - R32 1
14/10/2013 MOSCOW S 20

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
19/09/2016 GUANGZHOU R16 30
11/07/2016 BUCHAREST Q 60
13/06/2016 MALLORCA R32 1
18/04/2016 ISTANBUL F 180
29/02/2016 MONTERREY R32 1
22/02/2016 ACAPULCO R16 30
15/02/2016 RIO DE JANEIRO Q 60
10/01/2016 HOBART R32 1
04/01/2016 AUCKLAND R32 1
12/10/2015 TIANJIN F 180
Date Tournament Round Points
21/09/2015 GUANGZHOU R32 1
27/07/2015 BAKU R32 1
20/07/2015 BAD GASTEIN Q 60
13/07/2015 BUCHAREST Q 60
27/04/2015 PRAGUE S 78
13/04/2015 BOGOTA R16 30
16/02/2015 RIO DE JANEIRO R32 1
11/01/2015 HOBART Q - R16 10
06/10/2014 TIANJIN R32 1
15/09/2014 SEOUL S 48
Date Tournament Round Points
08/09/2014 TASHKENT R32 1
21/07/2014 BAKU Q 18
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL R32 1
07/07/2014 BUCHAREST Q 60
14/04/2014 KUALA LUMPUR R16 30
07/04/2014 BOGOTÁ R16 30
23/02/2014 FLORIANOPOLIS Q 48
17/02/2014 RIO DE JANEIRO Q 18
05/01/2014 HOBART Q - R16 10
16/09/2013 SEOUL Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
08/07/2013 BUDAPEST Q 70

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