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Coached by father, Mart Peterson; trains in Stockholm
Mother's name is Annelie; has one sister, Berit
Has an aggressive game style, likes to control the game with forehand
Tennis idols growing up were Justine Henin and Kim Clijsters
Enjoys hanging out with family and friends
Winner (2): 2019 - Nanchang, Tianjin.
Winner (1): 2015 - Rio de Janeiro (w/Bonaventure).
Swedish Fed Cup Team, 2014-16, 2018-19.
Career in Review
2019 - Won first two career WTA titles in 2019 at Tianjin (d. Watson in F) defeating V.Williams in 1r and Nanchang (d. Rybakina in F); broke into Top 50 for first time in October of last year to end year at No. 43 – posted 25-19 main draw record in 2019, entered the year with only 19 main draw wins in her career; Began 2019 season with first main draw appearance at Australian Open (l. Sharapova in 2r); defeated No.8 Stephens in 1r of Washington DC for first career Top 10 win; other 2019 highlights include QF at Rabat (l.
Tomljanovic) and 3r at Eastbourne (l. Kerber) and Cincinnati as a qualifier (l. Ka.Pliskova).
2018 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.55); SF at Acapulco (l. to Voegele); reached 3r once (US Open) and 2r five times (incl. Roland Garros and Wimbledon); fell 1r four times and in qualifying three times (incl. Australian Open); made Top 100 debut on May 14 (after winning $100K ITD/Cagnes-Sur-Mer-FRA) rose from No.113 to No.95); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2017 - QF at Guangzhou; fell 1r twice (incl. US Open) and in qualifying twice (incl. Wimbledon); won one singles title on ITF Circuit; missed first half of season with shoulder injury.
2016 - Reached 2r three times; fell 1r three times and in qualifying seven times (incl. all four majors); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.
2015 - QF at Bastad; reached 2r once; fell 1r twice and in qualifying twice (incl. US Open); won one WTA doubles title; also won two singles titles and three doubles titles.
2014 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r once; won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2013 - Fell 1r once (Bastad); won five singles titles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2012 - Played first WTA main draw at Bastad, falling 1r (as WC).
2011 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit in Sweden.
2010 - Played first WTA qualifying at Bastad.
2009 - Played first event in doubles at ITF/Stockholm 2-SWE.