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Father is Ion; mother is Monica ... Began playing at age 4 ... Favorite surface is hard; favorite shot is crosscourt backhand ... Enjoys skiing and snowboarding, horse riding, swimming, travelling ... Would like to get into interior design after tennis ... Favorite tournaments are Rio Open, Bad Gastein, all the Grand Slams.
Career in Review
2019 – Finished 2019 season at No.121; reached 2r six times (incl. US Open) and 1r nine times (incl. Wimbledon); fell in qualifying on four occasions (incl. Roland Garros); won two singles titles on the ITF Circuit.
2018 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.71); SF at Monterrey (l. to Muguruza) and Bogotá (l. to Schmiedlova); reached 3r once (Australian Open) and 2r six times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open); fell 1r seven times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying five times; made Top 100 debut on January 29 (after Australian Open; rose from No.104 to No.89).
2017 – Ended the year ranked No.115, her highest year-end rank to date. Reached the SF in Bucharest (l. Goerges) taking down No.17 Sevastova along the way, one of two Top 20 wins tallied through the season, also d. No. 18 Vesnina in 1r of New Haven. Reached 2r in both U.S. Open and Wimbledon.
2016 - SF at Florianopolis; reached 2r three times (incl. US Open); fell 1r twice and in qualifying four times (incl. Wimbledon); won one title on ITF Circuit.
2015 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r five times in qualifying eight times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon); also won three singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2014 - Reached 2r on WTA main draw debut at Bad Gastein; fell 1r once and in qualifying twice.
2013 - Fell in WTA qualifying once; won five singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2012 - Won one singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2011 - Won one title on ITF Circuit.
2010 - Fell in WTA qualifying once; continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2009 - Played first WTA qualifying at Madrid, Budapest and Osaka; continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2008 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2007 - Played first events on ITF Circuit.