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Currently without a coach ... Parents are Alexandru and Florica (both retired - father was an engineer, mother worked in fashion); brothers are Dani (works in construction) and Eddi (works in computing) ... Began playing tennis at age 3 when introduced by her father (a keen club player) ... Baseliner whose favorite shot is forehand; favorite surface is clay ... Tennis idol was Steffi Graf ... Speaks Romanian, English and Spanish ... Best tennis memory is a video of herself playing tennis at age 4 ... Likes movies, reading and sleeping ... Favorite actress is Angelina Jolie.

Career Highlights

Finalist (1): 2012 - Monterrey.

Winner (1): 2014 - Bucharest (w/Bogdan).
Finalist (2): 2016 - Bucharest (w/Piter); 2012 - Fès (w/Begu).

Career in Review

2013 - Third straight Top 100 season; SF three times at Katowice (l. to Kvitova), Budapest (l. to Halep) and Baku (l. to Svitolina); QF twice at Bogotá and Tashkent; reached 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 10 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying four times.

2012 - Another Top 100 season; reached first WTA final at Monterrey (l. to Babos); QF twice at Palermo and Tashkent; reached 2r twice; fell 1r 13 times (incl. all four majors) and in qualifying three times.

2011 - First Top 100 season; played first WTA main draw at Luxembourg, reaching 2r; fell in qualifying seven times (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon, US Open); made Top 100 debut on October 24 (rose from No.104 to No.98); won one singles title and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Won five singles titles and four doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Played on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Played on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Romania.