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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.

Career Highlights

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.