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Currently being coached by M.Mihal; physical trainer is Tomas Kampmiller ... Father, Henrich Suchy and mother, Margita Sucha are both doctors; brother, Marek Suchy, is student of economics and plays ice hockey ... In her spare time likes shopping and reading (favorite author is Michal Viewegh) ... Favorite movies are Trainspotting and American Beauty; favorite TV show is The Simpsons.
Winner (2): 2007 - ITF/Ismaning-GER; 2004 - Quebec City; 2003 - ITF/Grado-ITA; 2002 - Hobart; 1999 - ITF/Ettenheim-GER; 1998 - ITF/Valasske Mezirici-CZE; 1997 - ITF/Cluj 2-ROU.
Finalist (4): 2006 - Rabat; 2004 - Budapest, Guangzhou; 2001 - Bratislava.
Semifinalist (2): 2002 - Helsinki; 2001 - Quebec City.
Quarterfinalist (13): 2007 - Pattaya City; 2006 - Stockholm, Forest Hills, Portoroz, Quebec City; 2005 - Stockholm, Forest Hills, Budapest, Philadelphia; 2004 - Estoril; 2002 - Budapest; 2001 - Casablanca; 2000 - Kuala Lampur.
Winner: 1999 - ITF/Prague Pruhonice-CZE (w/Vildova); 1997 - ITF/Torun-POL (w/Kucerova).
Slovak Fed Cup Team, 2002, 2004-05; Slovak Olympic Team, 2004.
Career in Review
1996 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.
1997 - Won one singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
1998 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
1999 - Played first two Tour main draws (both as qualifier), falling 1r at Budapest but reaching 2r at Bratislava (l. to unranked WC Hantuchova); fell in Tour qualifying seven times (incl. US Open); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2000 - Played four more Tour main draws, reaching QF at Kuala Lampur (as qualifier, l. to Panova) and 2r twice; fell 1r once and in Tour qualifying 12 times (incl. all four majors); continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2001 - First Top 100 season; runner-up at Bratislava (as qualifier, l. to Grande); SF at Quebec City (d. No.15 Farina Elia en route for first and so far only Top 20 win; l. to Majoli); QF at Casablanca (l. to Loit); reached 3r at US Open (l. to No.10 seed S.Williams) and 2r twice (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r four times (incl. other two majors) and in Tour qualifying 11 times; made Top 100 debut on June 11 (after Roland Garros; rose from No.114 to No.99).
2002 - Second Top 100 season; won first career Tour singles title at Hobart (d. Medina Garrigues in final); SF at Helsinki (l. to Kuznetsova 75 third set); QF at Budapest (l. to Muller in 3s); reached first (and so far only) Grand Slam 4r at Australian Open (l. to Serra-Zanetti); reached 3r at Indian Wells and 2r seven times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r 12 times (incl. Roland Garros); made Top 50 debut on January 28 (after Australian Open; rose from No.51 to No.39).
2003 - Third Top 100 season; reached 2r four times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r 11 times (incl. Australian Open) and in Tour qualifying seven times (incl. Roland Garros); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2004 - Fourth and best Top 100 season, finishing No.57; won second career Tour singles title at Quebec City (d. Spears in final); runner-up twice, at Budapest (l. to Jankovic) and Guanhzgou (l. to Li); QF at Estoril (l. to Cohen-Aloro in 3s); reached 3r at Indian Wells and 2r three times; fell 1r 12 times (incl. Olympics and all four majors) and in Tour qualifying five times.
2005 - Fifth Top 100 season; QF four times, at Stockholm (l. to Dushevina in 3s), Forest Hills (l. to Glatch), Budapest (l. to Castano) and Philadelphia (l. to Petrova); reached 2r seven times (incl. Australian Open, US Open); fell 1r 14 times (incl. other two majors) and in Tour qualifying once.
2006 - Sixth straight Top 100 season; runner-up at Rabat (l. to Shaughnessy in 3s; now 2-4 lifetime in Tour singles finals); QF four times, at Stockholm (l. to Myskina), Forest Hills (l. to Smashnova in 3s), Portoroz (l. to Camerin in 3s) and Quebec City (l. to Bremond); reached 2r seven times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r seven times (incl. other three majors) and in Tour qualifying five times.
2007 - First non-Top 100 season in seven years, finishing at No.173; QF at Pattaya City (l. to Bammer in 3s); reached 2r twice; fell 1r six times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon) and in Tour qualifying five times; won one singles title on ITF Circuit; withdrew from Fes w/injury.