Coach and husband is Denis Shteyngart; have a child together, Anna, born in November 2012 (returned to the tour in 2013) ... Mother's name is Oxana (national U16 girls' tennis coach); brother's name is Sascha ... Introduced to tennis at age 7 by mother ... Favorite surface is hardcourts ... Enjoys swimming, listening to music, watching movies and reading (incl. books by Dostoevsky) ... Speaks Russian and English.
SINGLESWinner: 2016 - 125/Taipei.DOUBLESFinalist (1): 2016 - Gstaad (w/Beck).
2015 - Second Top 100 season (finishing No.84); SF at Tashkent (l. to Vekic); QF twice at Pattaya City and Baku; reached 2r seven times (incl. Wimbledon and US Open); fell 1r seven times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying six times.2014 - Fell in WTA qualifying three times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open); won five singles titles on ITF Circuit.2013 - Returned to tour in August; fell 1r once and in qualifying once; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2012 - Played January through March, reaching 2r once but falling 1r once (Australian Open) and in qualifying three times; did not play from April through end of season.2011 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.93); SF at Memphis (l. to Marino); QF at Linz; reached 2r four times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon); fell 1r six times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying five times.2010 - SF at Tashkent (l. to Kudryavtseva); reached 3r once; fell 1r three times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros) and in qualifying nine times (incl. other two majors).2009 - Reached 2r twice; fell 1r twice and in qualifying seven times (incl. all four majors); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.2008 - Reached 3r twice (incl. Wimbledon) and 2r once; fell 1r six times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open) and in qualifying eight times (incl. Australian Open); made Top 100 debut on July 7 (after Wimbledon; rose from No.108 to No.87).2007 - Reached 2r once; fell in qualifying seven times (incl. all four majors); won two singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2006 - Won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2005 - Played first WTA main draw at Tashkent, reaching QF; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2004 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.