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Coached by Michael Joyce... Father's name is Csaba; mother's name is Zsuzsanna; sister is Susie; also has a cat ... Started playing at age 8 ... Aggressive style of play; favorite surface is hard ... Favorite actor is Johnny Depp ... Favorite things about being a tennis player are seeing different places and cultures ... Best memory is reaching first Wimbledon doubles final... Tennis idol is Elena Dementieva ... Goal is to win a Grand Slam.
Winner (3): 2018 - Taipei City; 2017 - Budapest; 2015 - 125/Taipei; 2012 - Monterrey.
Finalist (5): 2018 - Monterrey; 2017 - Québec City, Tashkent; 2016 - Florianopolis; 2015 - Marrakech.
Winner (22): 2019 - Istanbul, Roland Garros, WTA Finals (all w/Mladenovic); 2018 - Australian Open, Birmingham, WTA Finals (all w/Mladenovic); 2017 - Sydney (w/Pavlyuchenkova), Rabat, Québec City, Tashkent, Moscow, WTA Finals (all w/Hlavackova); 2015 - Dubai, Marrakech, Rome (all w/Mladenovic); 2014 - Sydney (w/Safarova), Kuala Lumpur (w/H.Chan); 2013 - Bogotá, Marrakech (both w/Minella), Monterrey (w/Date-Krumm), Tashkent (w/Shvedova), 125/Suzhou (w/Krajicek); 2012 - Birmingham (w/Hsieh).
Finalist (13): 2019 - Australian Open (w/Mladenovic); 2018 - Madrid, US Open (both w/Mladenovic); 2017 - Madrid, Beijing (both w/Hlavackova); 2016 - Miami, Wimbledon (both w/Shvedova), Florianopolis (w/Luca Jani); 2014 - Paris [Indoors], Wimbledon, Cincinnati (all w/Mladenovic), Monterrey (w/Govortsova); 2013 - Hobart (w/Minella).
Finalist (2): 2018 - Australian Open (w/Bopanna); 2015 - Wimbledon (w/Peya).
Hungarian Fed Cup Team, 2011-15, 2017; Hungarian Olympic Team, 2012, 2016
Career in Review
2018 - Seventh consecutive Top 100 season (finishin No.61); won one WTA singles title at Taipei City (d. Kozlova in final); runner-up at Monterrey (l. to Muguruza); QF at Shenzhen (l. to Begu); reached 2r eight times (incl. Australian Open); fell 1r 14 times (incl. other three majors); won three WTA doubles titles (incl. Australian Open and WTA FInals w/Mladenovic); rose to doubles No.1 on July 16.
2017 - Sixth straight Top 100 season in 2017, finishing at No.57 in singles and rising to a career-high of No.7 in doubles… Reached a career-high three singles finals in 2017, capturing the second WTA singles title of her career on home soil in Budapest (d. Safarova in F)… Also in 2017 was R-Up at Québec City (l. Van Uytvanck) and Tashkent (l. Bondarenko)… Produced an impressive season on the doubles court, claiming a career-high six titles, including hoisting the trophy at the WTA Finals in Singapore (w/Sestini Hlavackova).
2016 - First Top 30 season (finishing No.26); runner-up at Florianopolis (l. Begu); SF at Shenzhen and Rabat; QF at St Petersburg, Katowice, Cincinnati and Moscow; R16 at Miami and 3r at Doha, Rome and US Open; made 2r seven times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon) and fell 1r on eight occasions. Qualified for 2016 WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai, going 0-2 in round robin stage.
2015 - Fourth straight Top 100 season (finishing No.85); runner-up at Marrakech (l. to Svitolina in final); QF at Tianjin; reached 2r six times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 13 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying eight times; won three WTA doubles titles; also won one WTA 125K Series singles title.
2014 - Another Top 100 season (finishing No.99); reached 3r once and 2r twice; fell 1r eight times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying six times (incl. Roland Garros); won two WTA doubles titles; also won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2013 - Another Top 100 season (finishing No.88); QF three times at Florianopolis, Monterrey and Budapest; reached 2r three times; fell 1r nine times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open) and in qualifying twice (incl. Roland Garros); won four WTA doubles titles; also won one WTA 125K Series doubles title.
2012 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.64); breakthrough fortnight in February, reaching first SF at Bogotá (l. to Panova) then winning first WTA title at Monterrey (d. Cadantu in final); made Top 100 debut afterwards on February 27 (rose from No.107 to No.68); reached 2r six times (incl. Wimbledon, Olympics); fell 1r eight times (incl. Roland Garros, US Open and Eastbourne - l. to Safarova 36 63 76(6); held mp at 6-5 in third set tie-break) and in qualifying three times (incl. Australian Open); won one WTA doubles title.
2011 - Reached 2r once; fell in qualifying twice (incl. US Open); won four singles titles and four doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2010 - Played first WTA main draw at Budapest, falling 1r (as WC); won three singles titles and four doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2009 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit in Great Britain, winning two singles titles and one doubles title.