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Coached by Robert Orlik ... Mother, Vucica Golubic was born in Serbia and father, Ignacije Golubic was born in Croatia; both are now Swiss nationals ... Has a sister, Natalija and two brothers, Kristijan and David ... Began playing tennis at age 5; sister played tennis and family was fan of sport ... Favorite surface is hard; favorite shot is backhand ... Tennis idol growing up was Monica Seles (played with two hands both sides until age 11) ... Speaks German, English, Serbian and Croatian ... Practiced Kung Fu for a while; also enjoys Harry Potter books (has read each one multiple times) ... Goal is to win tournaments (especially Grand Slams).
Winner (1): 2019 - 125/Indian Wells; 2016 - Gstaad.
Finalist (1): 2016 - Linz.
Finalist (1): 2017 - Gstaad (w/Stojanovic)
Swiss Fed Cup Team, 2014-19.
Career in Review
2018 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.92); reached 2r three times; fell 1r seven times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon) and in qualifying four times (incl. US Open); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2017 - SF at Linz (l. to Rybarikova); reached 2r six times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 10 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying once.
2016 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.57); won first WTA title at Gstaad (d. Bertens in final); runner-up at Linz (l. to Cibulkova); QF three times at 's-Hertogenbosch (l. to Bencic), Tokyo [Japan Open] (l. to McHale) and Guangzhou (l. to Kontaveit); reached 2r three times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r four times (incl. Australian Open and US Open) and in qualifying seven times (incl. Wimbledon); made Top 100 debut on July 18 (after Gstaad) rose from No.105 to No.72).
2015 - Fell in WTA qualifying twice (incl. Australian Open); won two singles titles and five doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2014 - Reached 2r once; fell in qualiyfing eight times (incl. all four majors).
2013 - Played first WTA main draw at Bad Gastein, reaching 2r (as qualifier); fell in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won three singles titles and four doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2012 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2011 - Fell in WTA qualifying once (Budapest); won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2010 - Played first WTA qualifying at Budapest and Bad Gastein.
2009 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2008 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Hungary.