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Currently coached by Michiel Antheunis ... Mother is Krista Laemers; father is René Van Uytvanck; older brother is Sean, twin brother is Brett ... Began playing at age 5 ... Baseliner whose favorite shot is serve; favorite surface is grass ... Speaks Dutch, English, French and some German ... Relaxes by going on computer or listening to music ... Favorite place to visit is Prague; favorite tournament is Brussels (was her first WTA event) ... Superstition is starting each tournament in same outfit.
Winner (4): 2019 - Budapest, Tashkent; 2018 - Budapest; 2017 - Québec City; 2013 - 125/Taipei.
Winner (1): 2018 - Luxembourg (w/Minnen).
Finalist (1): 2015 - Antwerp (w/Mestach).
Belgian Fed Cup Team, 2012-19.
Career in Review
2019 - Won two WTA singles titles in 2019 (first time in career she has won multiple events in same season), at Budapest (as defending champion, d. Vondrousova in F) and Tashkent (d. Cirstea in F). Also made SF at Rabat and QF at Hiroshima.
2018 - Second Top 50 season (finishing No.50); won one WTA title at Budapest (d. Cibulkova in final); SF at Linz (l. to Giorgi); reached 4r once (WImbledon), and 2r eight times (incl. Roland Garros); fell 1r 12 times (incl. other two majors) and in qualifying twice.
2017 - Won her first career WTA title in Québec City (d. Babos in F) on her way to a third career Top-100 year-end ranking (No.75). Reached the main draw in all three Grand Slams in which she participated, reaching the second round at Roland Garros.
2016 - QF at Québec City; reached 2r twice; fell 1r 10 times (incl. Australian Open and Wimbledon) and in qualifying once; also won won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2015 - First Top 50 season (finishing No.42); SF three times at Katowice (l. to Schmiedlova), Seoul (l. to Begu) and Luxembourg (ret. vs. Doi w/illness); QF at Roland Garros (first Grand Slam QF; l. to Bacsinszky); reached 2r six times (incl. Antwerp - l. to Petkovic 67(7) 76(5) 62; held 8mp at 6-5 second set); fell 1r eight times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying five times; made Top 50 debut on June 8 (after Roland Garros; rose from No.93 to No.46).
2014 - First Top 100 season; SF at Hong Kong (l. to Ka.Pliskova); QF at Florianopolis (l. to Muguruza); reached 2r five times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 10 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying eight times.
2013 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r twice and in qualifying five times (incl. Wimbledon, US Open); won one WTA 125K Series singles title; made Top 100 debut on November 11 (rose from No.129 to No.100); won three singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.
2012 - QF at Brussels; fell in qualifying twice; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2011 - Played first two WTA main draws, reaching 2r at Brussels but falling 1r at 's-Hertogenbosch (both as qualifier); fell in qualifying twice; won four singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2010 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.
2009 - Played first event of career at ITF/Equeurdreville-FRA.