Coached by Primoz Starcic... Introduced to tennis at age 3 by mother ... Speaks Slovenian, English ... Mother, Nevenka, is a chemist; father, Drago, is a volleyball coach; has two brothers and a sister ... Hobbies include internet, volleyball, movies, listening to music and going for walks.
SINGLESFinalist (1): 2008 - Budapest.DOUBLESWinner (4): 2015 - Seoul (w/Arruabarrena); 2014 - Bastad (w/Torró-Flor), New Haven (w/Soler-Espinosa); 2013 - Bad Gastein (w/S.Klemenschits).Finalist (5): 2015 - Washington DC, Hong Kong (both w/Arruabarrena); 2014 - Bad Gastein (w/Torró-Flor), Tianjin (w/Cirstea); 2009 - Barcelona (w/Cirstea); 2007 - Portoroz (w/Likhovtseva).ADDITIONALSlovenian Fed Cup Team, 2005; Slovenian Olympic Team, 2012.
2004 - Played first Tour main draw at Budapest, falling 1r (as WC); also played on ITF Circuit.2005 - Fell 1r once and in Tour qualifying three times; won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2006 - QF at Portoroz; reached 2r once; fell in Tour qualifying twice; won two singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2007 - Reached 2r three times; fell 1r seven times (incl. Australian Open, US Open) and in Tour qualifying 15 times (incl. other two majors); won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2008 - Reached first Tour singles final at Budapest (d. No.14 Szavay en route for first Top 20 win; l. to Cornet); made Top 100 debut afterwards on July 14 (rose from No.135 to No.99); QF twice, at Pattaya City and Istanbul; fell 1r five times (incl. US Open) and in Tour qualifying 13 times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon).
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