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Coached by father, Zoran Jovanovski ... Mother's name is Snezana; sister's name is Viktoriya ... Favorite surface is hardcourts; favorite shot is forehand ... Introduced to tennis at age 7 by father ... Speaks Serbian and English ... Favorite actor is Ashton Kutcher; favorite singers are Adele, Lana Del Rey and Robbie Williams ... Favorite movie is The Secret; favorite book is The Secret by Rhonda Byrne ... Favorite food is pizza; favorite drink is orange juice ... Favorite city is New York ... Player most admired is Rafael Nadal ... Goal is to improve and get to No.1.
Winner (2): 2013 - Tashkent, 125/Ningbo; 2012 - Baku.
Finalist (2): 2014 - Baku, Tashkent.
Serbian Fed Cup Team, 2010-14.
Career in Review
2015 - Sixth straight Top 100 season (finishing No.76); SF twice at Tashkent (l. to Hibino) and Tianjin (l. to Kovinic); reached 3r once and 2r nine times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open); fell 1r nine times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying three times.
2014 - Near-Top 50 season (finishing No.58); runner-up twice at Baku (l. to Svitolina in final) and Tashkent (l. to Knapp in final); QF twice at Hobart and Washington DC; reached 3r once (Wimbledon - l. to Smitkova 46 76(5) 108; held 2mp - 1mp at 5-4 second set, 1mp at 7-6 third set) and 2r six times (incl. Australian Open and Oeiras - l. to Vesnina 57 75 76(7); held mp at 5-4 second set); fell 1r 15 times (incl. other two majors).
2013 - Best season to date (finishing No.36); won one WTA title at Tashkent (d. Govortsova in final); QF twice at Shenzhen and Luxembourg; reached 4r once (Australian Open), 3r twice (incl. Roland Garros) and 2r seven times (incl. other two majors); fell 1r six times; won one WTA 125K Series singles title; withdrew from Doha and Kuala Lumpur w/back injury and from Monterrey, Carlsbad and Toronto w/wrist injury.
2012 - Near-Top 50 season (finishing No.56); won one WTA title at Baku (d. Cohen in final); SF at Dallas (l. to Vinci); QF at Tashkent; reached 2r five times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); fell 1r nine times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying nine times.
2011 - Another Top 100 season; SF at Sydney (l. to Li); QF twice at Kuala Lumpur and College Park; reached 2r seven times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r 16 times (incl. other three majors and Indian Wells - l. to U.Radwanska 36 64 76(6); held mp at 6-5 in third set tie-break); made Top 50 debut on May 23 (rose from No.51 to No.50).
2010 - First Top 100 season; reached 3r once and 2r four times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r seven times (incl. US Open) and in qualifying six times (incl. other two majors); made Top 100 debut on July 5 (after Wimbledon; rose from No.107 to No.94); at No.71 was youngest player in year-end Top 100 (was 18 - all others 19 or older).
2009 - Played first WTA qualifying at US Open.
2008 - Won three singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2007 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2006 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit.