Currently coached by Igor Svetlakov (father Aliaksander also often travels with her) ... Mother is Natalia; younger sister is Polina ... Started playing at age 9; introduced to sport by father ... Favorite shot is backhand down the line; favorite surface is indoor hardcourt; favorite tournaments are US Open and Stuttgart ... Studying for a physical culture degree at university in Minsk ... Speaks English, Belarusian, Russian and a little bit of French ... Dream is to win Wimbledon one day.
SINGLESFinalist (2): 2018 - Brisbane; 2015 - Seoul.ADDITIONALBelarusian Fed Cup Team, 2012-18.
2017 - Posted career-best finish in 2017 at No.87 – the first Top 100 finish of her career… Season highlights include SF run at 2017 Biel and QF appearance at Moscow…Played all three ties during Belarus’ run to its first Fed Cup final – posted 5-1 record, including win over No.13 Stephens in final.2015 - Near-Top 100 season (finishing No.103); runner-up at Seoul (l. to Begu in final); reached 2r twice (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r four times (incl. US Open) and in qualifying seven times (incl. other two majors); also won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.2014 - Reached 2r twice (incl. US Open); fell 1r once and in qualifying eight times (incl. other three majors); made Top 100 debut on September 8 (after US Open; rose from No.120 to No.97); won four singles titles on ITF Circuit.2013 - Fell in WTA qualifying three times; won five singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2012 - Won three singles titles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.2011 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.2010 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.2009 - Played first event of career at ITF/Minsk 2-BLR.
* For purposes of the player profile, individual player stats are cumulative for the calendar year and not calculated using a minimum match requirement.