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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 (2012)
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Donna Vekic Biography

Coached by David Felgate ... Father is Igor; mother is Brankica ... Favorite surface is hardcourts ... Speaks Croatian, English and Italian ... Self-described as strong-willed, determined and extremely competitive.
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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 $86,146 $945,532
W/L - Singles 10 - 15 137 - 100
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 5 - 11
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Results

STRASBOURG

WTA // FRANCE // 15-May-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 96 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [2] Sloane Stephens (USA) 21 5-7 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,100
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Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
96 110 -
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
15-Jul-2013 (62) 02-Feb-2015 (310)
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2015 - Near-Top 100 season (finishing No.105); runner-up at Tashkent (l. to Hibino in final); QF at Baku; reached 3r once (Roland Garros) and 2r twice; fell 1r five times (incl. Australian Open) and in qualifying 10 times (incl. other two majors).

2014 - Second straight Top 100 season; won one 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 (3): 2015 - Tashkent; 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 $86,146 $945,532
W/L - Singles 10 - 15 137 - 100
W/L - Doubles 0 - 0 5 - 11

Matchfacts

Service Record YTD Return Record YTD
Aces 38 1st Serve Return Points Won 34.6%
Double Faults 79 2nd Serve Return Points Won 54.5%
1st Serve 51.8% Break Points Opportunities 114
1st Serve Points Won 62.4% Break Points Converted 46.5%
2nd Serve Points Won 41.9% Return Games Played 153
Break Points Faced 128 Return Games Won 34.6%
Break Points Saved 50% Return Points Won 42.8%
Service Games Played 149 Total Points Won 47.6%
Service Games Won 57%
Service Points Won 52.5%

Grand Slam History

Singles

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

Doubles

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

Donna Vekic Results

  • Singles
    Doubles

STRASBOURG

WTA // FRANCE // 15-May-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 96 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [2] Sloane Stephens (USA) 21 5-7 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,100

ROME

WTA // ITALY // 09-May-2016 // $2,599,610 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 96 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [7] Johanna Larsson (SWE) 60 7-5 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,306

MADRID

WTA // SPAIN // 30-Apr-2016 // $4,771,360 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 95 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss [14] Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) 87 6-1 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+2

Prize Money

$2,030

RABAT

WTA // MOROCCO // 25-Apr-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 95 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss Johanna Larsson (SWE) 69 6-2 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

ISTANBUL

WTA // TURKEY // 18-Apr-2016 // $226,750 // Clay (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 93 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [4] Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 58 7-6 (5) 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$2,100

KATOWICE

WTA // POLAND // 04-Apr-2016 // $226,750 // Hard (Indoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 92 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [9] Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 59 6-1 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$1,925

MIAMI

WTA // USA // 22-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 90 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win [W] Claire Liu (USA) 505 5-7 6-1 6-0
Q-R32 Loss Kiki Bertens (NED) 108 6-3 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+20

Prize Money

$3,565

SAN ANTONIO

WTA // USA // 14-Mar-2016 // $115,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/0Q/8D // Rank: 0 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win Aliaksandra Sasnovich (BLR) 0 6-4 6-4
R16 Win Kiki Bertens (NED) 0 7-6 (3) 6-3
Q Loss Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 0 6-2 6-1

WTA Rankings PTS

+29

Prize Money

$4,000

INDIAN WELLS

WTA // USA // 09-Mar-2016 // $6,134,605 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/64Q/32D // Rank: 94 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R64 Win An-Sophie Mestach (BEL) 149 6-3 4-6 6-1
Q-R32 Win Jana Cepelova (SVK) 127 6-3 2-6 6-2
R128 Loss Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 105 6-2 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$11,970

DOHA

WTA // QATAR // 21-Feb-2016 // $2,517,250 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 64M/32Q/32D // Rank: 104 // Seed/Entry: /Q

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Win Kai-Lin Zhang (CHN) 141 7-5 4-6 7-5
Q-R16 Win Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 175 6-1 2-6 6-4
R64 Win [W] Fatma Al Nabhani (OMA) 378 6-0 6-0
R32 Loss [8] Carla Suárez Navarro (ESP) 11 7-6 (5) 6-4

WTA Rankings PTS

+90

Prize Money

$15,185

KAOHSIUNG

WTA // TAIWAN // 08-Feb-2016 // $426,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 108 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [8] Alison Riske (USA) 92 4-6 7-6 (5) 6-3
R16 Loss Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 103 7-5 2-6 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+30

Prize Money

$4,899

LAUNCESTON

ITF // AUSTRALIA // 01-Feb-2016 // $75,000 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 107 // Seed/Entry: 1/MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Win [Q] Lizette Cabrera (AUS) 1127 6-3 2-6 6-3
R16 Loss Nadiia Kichenok (UKR) 324 7-6 (5) 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$1,140

AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Grand Slam // AUSTRALIA // 18-Jan-2016 // $14,835,728 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 128M/128Q/64D // Rank: 104 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R128 Loss [Q] Naomi Osaka (JPN) 127 6-3 6-2

WTA Rankings PTS

+10

Prize Money

$28,917

SYDNEY

WTA // AUSTRALIA // 10-Jan-2016 // $687,900 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/32Q/16D // Rank: 102 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
Q-R32 Loss Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 77 6-2 6-0

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$885

SHENZHEN

WTA // CHINA // 03-Jan-2016 // $426,750 // Hard (Outdoor) // Draw: 32M/16Q/16D // Rank: 103 // Seed/Entry: /MD

Round Result Opponent Rank Score
R32 Loss [6] Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) 49 6-4 1-6 7-5

WTA Rankings PTS

+1

Prize Money

$3,199

Current WTA Rankings

Singles Road to Singapore Doubles
96 110 -

Rankings Breakdown

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R64 20
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 20
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R32 130
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
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
Date Tournament Round Points
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
Complete Rankings Breakdown

Rankings History

Year Season-ending Singles Season-ending Doubles
2015 105 371
2014 84 650
2013 86 -
2012 118 -
2011 392 1074
Career-high Singles Career-high Doubles
15-Jul-2013 (62) 02-Feb-2015 (310)

Current WTA Rankings

Ranking Points
96 706

Rankings Breakdown

  • Singles
    Doubles

Grand Slams

Date Tournament Round Points
18/01/2016 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
31/08/2015 US OPEN Q - R64 20
29/06/2015 WIMBLEDON Q - R64 20
24/05/2015 FRENCH OPEN R32 130
19/01/2015 AUSTRALIAN OPEN R128 10
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
Date Tournament Round Points
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
09/05/2016 ROME Q - R32 1
30/04/2016 MADRID Q - R32 2
22/03/2016 MIAMI Q - R32 20
09/03/2016 INDIAN WELLS R16 30
21/02/2016 DOHA Q 90
10/01/2016 SYDNEY Q - R32 1
19/10/2015 MOSCOW Q - R32 1
10/08/2015 TORONTO Q - R64 1
02/05/2015 MADRID Q - R16 20
06/04/2015 CHARLESTON R32 30
Date Tournament Round Points
24/03/2015 MIAMI Q - R64 2
11/03/2015 INDIAN WELLS R64 35
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
Date Tournament Round Points
03/05/2014 MADRID Q - R16 20
18/03/2014 MIAMI R16 95
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
15/05/2016 STRASBOURG R32 1
25/04/2016 RABAT R32 1
18/04/2016 ISTANBUL R32 1
04/04/2016 KATOWICE R32 1
08/02/2016 KAOHSIUNG R16 30
03/01/2016 SHENZHEN R32 1
12/10/2015 LINZ Q - R16 10
28/09/2015 TASHKENT F 180
14/09/2015 QUEBEC CITY R32 1
27/07/2015 BAKU Q 60
Date Tournament Round Points
13/07/2015 BASTAD Q - R32 1
08/06/2015 NOTTINGHAM Q - R16 10
27/04/2015 MARRAKECH R32 1
09/02/2015 PATTAYA CITY R32 1
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
Date Tournament Round Points
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
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
Date Tournament Round Points
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

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