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Personal

Mother's name is Alena; father's name is Jozef (teacher); sister's name is Zuzana (also played on the tour) ... Started playing tennis at age 6 at father's school ... Baseliner whose favorite shot is forehand; favorite surface is hardcourts ... Speaks Slovak, English ... Favorite movie is Titanic; favorite actress is Sandra Bullock ... Favorite types of music are pop, R&B; favorite singer is Rihanna ... Favorite author is Dan Brown ... Also enjoys swimming, basketball, soccer, skiing, listening to music, watching movies, shopping and going on the internet ... Idol is Roger Federer ... Favorite city is hometown of Bratislava.

Career Highlights

ADDITIONAL
Slovak Fed Cup Team, 2008, 2010, 2014-15.

Career in Review

2015 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r three times (incl. Bucharest - l. to Pereira 63 67(4) 76(6); held 1mp at 6-5 in third set tie-break) and in qualifying nine times (incl. all four majors); won three singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2014 - SF at Bucharest (l. to Vinci); reached 2r once; fell 1r once and in qualifying eight times (incl. all four majors); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Fell 1r once and in qualifying once; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Fell in WTA qualifying four times (incl. Australian Open); won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Reached 2r twice; fell in qualifying six times (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon and US Open).

2010 - Fell 1r three times (incl. Australian Open) and in qualifying nine times (incl. other three majors).

2009 - Played first three WTA main draws, reaching 2r once (Wimbledon) and falling 1r twice (Prague and Tashkent); fell in qualifying eight times (incl. Roland Garros, US Open); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Fell in WTA qualifying twice (US Open and Linz); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Did not play.

2004 - Played first event of career in doubles at ITF/Jounieh-LIB.