Coached by Rudi Vesser; trains at Pro-M Tennis Academy in Utrecht ... Father is Theo (tennis coach); mother is Ciska (works for the army); younger brother is Joris (recently joined the army) ... Favorite surface is clay ... Did judo when younger and competed at national level (had to choose between tennis and judo at age 12) ... Tennis idols were Steffi Graf and Justine Henin ... Is an avid reader (especially science fiction and fantasy); favorite books are Eragon series by Christopher Paolini ... Favorite singer is Michael Jackson ... Also enjoys spending time on her computer (watching youtube and movies and playing games) ... Favorite city is New York; favorite tournament is Roland Garros.
SINGLESWinner: 2011 - ITF/Antalya 5-TUR, ITF/Montpellier-FRA, ITF/Middelburg-NED; 2010 - ITF/Enschede-NED.DOUBLESWinner: 2011 - ITF/Antalya 5-TUR (w/Harmsen); 2010 - ITF/Alphen A/D Rijn-NED (w/Harmsen); 2008 - ITF/Versmold-GER, ITF/Le Havre-FRA (both w/Schoeffel); 2007 - ITF/Limoges-FRA (w/Menna), ITF/La Habana-CUB (w/Krauze); 2006 - ITF/Bournemouth-GBR (w/Boonstra); 2005 - ITF/Tucuman-ARG (w/Lepore).
2003 - Played first event of career at ITF/Alkmaar-NED.2004 - Played one event at ITF/Enschede-NED.2005 - Won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2006 - Won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2007 - Won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2008 - Won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2009 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.2010 - Won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2011 - Played first WTA main draw at Luxembourg, reaching QF (as qualifier); won three singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
JANUARY - Fell in Auckland and Australian Open qualifying.FEBRUARY - Withdrew from Bogota w/right leg injury.MARCH - Did not play.APRIL - Played on ITF Circuit.MAY - Fell in Roland Garros qualifying.JUNE - Fell in Birmingham qualifying.