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Personal

Coached by Can Uner ... Father's name is Ercument; mother's name is Secil; sister's name is Nehir ... Began playing tennis at age 8 ... Favorite surface is hardcourts ... Enjoys watching movies, playing games and hanging out with friends ... Most admires Kim Clijsters, Serena Willams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Career Highlights

SINGLES
Winner (1): 2016 - Istanbul.
DOUBLES
Finalist (2): 2015 - Istanbul (w/Jankovic); 2014 - Bucharest (w/Knapp).

ADDITIONAL
Turkish Fed Cup Team, 2004-16; ; Turkish Olympic Team, 2016.

Career in Review

2015 - Reached 2r twice; fell 1r six times and in qualifying eight times (incl. all four majors); won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2014 - QF at Kuala Lumpur (l. to Ka.Pliskova); was first Turkish player ever to reach a WTA QF; reached 2r once (Bucharest - l. to Arruabarrena 75 36 76(6); held 2mp at 6-4 in third set tie-break); fell 1r four times and in qualifying seven times (incl. all four majors); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Fell 1r once (Kuala Lumpur) and in qualifying six times (incl. all four majors); won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Fell in WTA qualifying six times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon, US Open); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Fell in WTA qualifying nine times (incl. all four majors); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Fell 1r once (Istanbul) and in qualifying once (US Open); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Fell 1r once (Istanbul) and in qualifying once (Tashkent); won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Fell 1r once (Istanbul); won one singles title and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Fell in WTA qualifying once (Istanbul); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Fell in WTA qualifying once (Istanbul); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Played first WTA main draw at Istanbul, falling 1r (as unranked WC).

2004 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Turkey.