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Donna Vekic

Donna Vekic
  • Residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco
  • Date of Birth: 28 Jun 1996
  • Birthplace: Osijek, Croatia
  • Height: 5' 10" (1.79 m)
  • Weight: 141 lbs. (64 kg)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
  • Status: Pro
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Donna Vekic Biography

Currently without a coach ... Father is Igor; mother is Brankica ... Favorite surface is hard ... Speaks Croatian, English and Italian ... Self-described as strong-willed, determined and extremely competitive.
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YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 1
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 4
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 1
Prize Money $4,754 $619,753
W/L - Singles 1 - 2 103 - 60
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 4 - 10
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Results

SYDNEY

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 11-Jan-2015 // $731,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 86 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Jovana Jaksic (SRB) 125 4-6 6-3 7-6 (4)
Q-R16 Loss [1] Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 67 6-1 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+13

Prize Money

$1,555
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
85 262 646
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
15-Jul-2013 (62) 22-Dec-2014 (640)
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2014 - Second straight Top 100 season; won first WTA title at Kuala Lumpur (d. Cibulkova in final); reached 3r once and 2r five times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 13 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying five times.

2013 - First Top 100 season; runner-up at Birmingham (l. to Hantuchova in final); QF at Baku; reached 2r five times (incl. Australian Open, US Open); fell 1r five times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying twice; won one singles title on ITF Circuit; made Top 100 debut on January 28 (after Australian Open; rose from No.111 to No.93).

2012 - Reached final in first WTA main draw at Tashkent (l. to Begu); youngest player to reach a WTA final in six years (at age 16 - youngest since Paszek won Portoroz title in September 2006 at age 15); fell in qualifying twice (incl. US Open); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Croatia.
SINGLES
Winner (1): 2014 - Kuala Lumpur.
Finalist (2): 2013 - Birmingham; 2012 - Tashkent.

ADDITIONAL
Croatian Fed Cup Team, 2012-14.

Overall Stats

YTD Career
WTA Singles Titles 0 1
WTA Doubles Titles 0 0
ITF Women's Circuit Singles Titles 0 4
ITF Women's Circuit Doubles Titles 0 1
Prize Money $4,754 $619,753
W/L - Singles 1 - 2 103 - 60
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 4 - 10

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 1 1st Serve Return Points Won 29.4%
Double Faults 4 2nd Serve Return Points Won 50%
1st Serve 56.3% Break Points Opportunities 3
1st Serve Points Won 37% Break Points Converted 66.7%
2nd Serve Points Won 38.1% Return Games Played 8
Break Points Faced 6 Return Games Won 25%
Break Points Saved 0% Return Points Won 33.3%
Service Games Played 8 Total Points Won 35.6%
Service Games Won 25%
Service Points Won 37.5%

Grand Slam History

Singles

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

Doubles

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

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Donna Vekic Results

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    Doubles

SYDNEY

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 11-Jan-2015 // $731,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 86 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Jovana Jaksic (SRB) 125 4-6 6-3 7-6 (4)
Q-R16 Loss [1] Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 67 6-1 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+13

Prize Money

$1,555

SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 04-Jan-2015 // $500,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 81 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [4] Zarina Diyas (KAZ) 32 6-3 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$3,199

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Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
85 262 646

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R64 70
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R64 100
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R32 50
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Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2014 84 650
2013 86 -
2012 118 -
2011 392 1074
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
15-Jul-2013 (62) 22-Dec-2014 (640)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
85 667

Rankings Breakdown

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    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
25/08/2014 US OPEN R128 10
23/06/2014 WIMBLEDON R64 70
25/05/2014 FRENCH OPEN R128 10
13/01/2014 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
26/08/2013 US OPEN R64 100
24/06/2013 WIMBLEDON R128 5
26/05/2013 FRENCH OPEN R128 5
14/01/2013 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R64 100
27/08/2012 US OPEN Q - R32 50

Premier Events

Date Tournament Round Points
11/01/2015 SYDNEY Q - R16 13
13/10/2014 MOSCOW R32 1
27/09/2014 BEIJING Q - R32 2
21/09/2014 WUHAN Q 30
17/08/2014 NEW HAVEN Q - R64 1
11/08/2014 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
04/08/2014 MONTRÉAL Q - R64 1
09/06/2014 BIRMINGHAM R64 1
03/05/2014 MADRID Q - R16 20
18/03/2014 MIAMI R16 95
Date Tournament Round Points
05/03/2014 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
12/08/2013 CINCINNATI Q - R64 1
04/05/2013 MADRID Q - R32 1
19/03/2013 MIAMI R16 80

Internationals

Date Tournament Round Points
04/01/2015 SHENZHEN R32 1
06/10/2014 LINZ R32 1
15/09/2014 SEOUL R32 1
08/09/2014 TASHKENT R16 30
21/07/2014 BAKU R16 30
14/07/2014 ISTANBUL R32 1
14/04/2014 KUALA LUMPUR W 280
31/03/2014 MONTERREY R16 30
23/02/2014 FLORIANOPOLIS R32 1
27/01/2014 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points
29/12/2013 SHENZHEN R32 1
14/10/2013 LUXEMBOURG R32 1
07/10/2013 LINZ R32 1
09/09/2013 TASHKENT R16 30
22/07/2013 BAKU Q 70
10/06/2013 BIRMINGHAM F 200
01/04/2013 MONTERREY R16 30
25/02/2013 KUALA LUMPUR R32 1
10/09/2012 TASHKENT F 216
27/02/2012 KUALA LUMPUR Q - R32 1
Date Tournament Round Points

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