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Currently coached by Torsten Peschke...Parents are Milan and Helena who work in real estate and her sister, Jane, is a nurse practitioner in pediatrics...Was always around tennis from a young age, inspired to start playing by her sister who was five years older...All of her family members play tennis recreationally but not a higher level...Growing up, tennis idol was Kim Clijsters...Favorite surface is grass and favorite tournament is Wimbledon...Speaks English, Czech and a little Spanish...Enjoys cooking, the beach, family, biking, rollerblading and fishing...Has a black cat named Spooky...Favorite city is Prague...Favorite books are the Harry Potter Series...Favorite movie is My Cousin Vinny...Describes her playing style as aggressive with strengths in her serve and forehand.
Winner (10): 2021 - Doha, Miami (both w/Schuurs); 2020 - 2020 Adelaide (w/Y.Xu), Strasbourg (w/Schuurs); 2019 - Brisbane, San Jose, Zhengzhou (all w/Peschke); 2018 - Prague, Tianjin (both w/Peschke); 2017 - Nürnberg (w/Smith); 2016 - 125/San Antonio (w/Groenefeld).
Finalist (12): 2021 - Berlin, Eastbourne (both w/Schuurs); 2020 - New York [Western & Southern Open], US Open (both w/Xu); 2019 - Prague (w/Peschke), Nürnberg (w/Fichman); 2018 - Stuttgart, Wimbledon (both w/Peschke); 2017 - Istanbul (w/Mertens), Kuala Lumpur (w/Ninomiya), Moscow (w/A.Smith); 2015 - Tianjin (w/Jurak).
Winner (1): 2018 Wimbledon (w/Peya).
Career in Review
2019 - Fell in qualifying three times; won three WTA doubles titles.
2018 - Fell in qualifying once; won two WTA doubles titles.
2017 - Fell in qualifying once; won one WTA doubles title.
2016 - Fell in qualifying twice; won one WTA 125K Series doubles title; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2015 - Fell 1r on WTA main draw debut at Seoul and in qualifying three times.
2014 - Fell in qualifying six times; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2013 - Fell in qualifying three times; won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2012 - Made WTA qualifying debut at Dallas; won two singles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2011 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2010 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in US.