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Coached by Jaro Levinsky ... Fitness coach is Peter Pech; trains at and plays for Sparta Praha tennis club ... Began playing tennis at age 4 ... Enjoys music (any type), movies (favorites are The Notebook and Gladiator) and nature ... Favorite book is Dear John ... Favorite foods are strawberries, melons and Italian cuisine.

Career Highlights

SINGLES
Winner (1): 2016 - Tashkent.
Finalist (1): 2017 - Prague.

DOUBLES
Winner (4): 2019 - Bucharest (w/Kuzmova), 125/Indian Wells (w/Rodina); 2014 - Bad Gastein, Hong Kong (both w/Ka.Pliskova); 2013 - Linz (w/Ka.Pliskova).
Finalist (1): 2013 - Palermo (w/Ka.Pliskova).

Career in Review

2019 - Fourth Top 100 season (finishing No.66); SF at Lugano (l. to Swiatek) and Tashkent (l. to Van Uytvanck); QF at Birmingham and Bucharest; reached 2r nine times (incl. Australian Open and US Open); fell 1r on eight occasions (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying four times.

2018 - Third Top 100 season (finishing No.61); QF at Shenzhen, Charleston, Prague and Nürnberg; reached 3r once and 2r three times; fell 1r 14 times (incl. all four majors) and in qualifying twice.

2017 - Second Top 100 season (finishing No.35); runner-up at Prague (l. to Barthel); QF four times, at Shenzhen, Biel, Strasbourg and Mallorca; reached 3r twice (incl. Australian Open) and 2r seven times (incl. Wimbledon and US Open); fell 1r eight times (incl. Roland Garros) and in qualifying once; served third-most aces on tour (372 from 45 main draw matches).

2016 - Career-best season (finished ranked No.60); won first WTA singles title at Tashkent (d. Hibino in F); served fifth-most aces on tour (274 from 24 main draw matches); reached 3r at Miami (l. to Begu); 2r three times (incl. Australian Open) - served 31 aces at Melbourne (in 3r vs. Puig), setting WTA record for most aces served in a match; 1r ten times (incl. Roland Garros and Wimbledon); won WTA $125K Series event at Dalian (d. Eguchi in F); fell in WTA qualifying five times (incl. US Open).

2015 - Reached 3r once (Wimbledon); fell 1r three times and in qualifying seven times (incl. other three majors); also won three singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2014 - Reached 2r three times; fell 1r seven times (incl. US Open and Wimbledon - l. to Shvedova 36 64 86; held 2mp at 5-4 third set) and in qualifying 11 times (incl. other two majors); won two WTA doubles titles (both w/Ka.Pliskova); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Reached 2r three times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r seven times (incl. Roland Garros and Wimbledon) and in qualifying 10 times (incl. US Open); made Top 100 debut on January 28 (after Australian Open; rose from No.106 to No.86); won first WTA doubles title at Linz (w/Ka.Pliskova - first twins ever to win a WTA doubles title together); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Reached 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon and US Open); fell in qualifying seven times (incl. other two majors); won one singles title and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Reached 2r twice; fell 1r three times (incl. Wimbledon and Tokyo [Pan Pacific] - l. to Peer 46 75 61; held mp at 64 54) and in qualifying four times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and US Open); won two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Fell 1r twice and in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Fell 1r once.

2007 - Played first WTA main draw at Prague, falling 1r (as WC).

2006 - Made first appearance in WTA qualifying at Prague (as WC).