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Coached by Marian Cuk. Formerly worked with Zoran Krajnc
First started playing tennis with her dad; also began playing as part of a skiing program, which offered tennis lessons during the summer
A creative player who enjoys mixing in volleys and slice; favorite surface is clay, but is beginning to enjoy playing on hard courts more often; favorite tournament is the Australian Open Tennis; favorite memories are playing in big stadiums
Speaks Slovenian, Croatian/Serbian, English, and some German
Off the court, likes to explore and learn about topics she finds interesting, enjoys watching TV series, her favorite is Friends, while favorite movie is Back to the Future
Nickname is Tami
Does not have any pets but would like to own a dog
Would be impossible to describe herself in just one word but would call herself ambitious
Winner (1): 2021 - Lausanne.
Finalist (2): 2021 - Bogotá; 2019 - Nürnberg.
Winner (3): 2020 - Palermo, Linz (both w/Rus); 2018 - Tashkent (w/Danilovic).
Finalist (1): 2019 - Zhengzhou (w/Wickmayer).
WTA 125K Series Titles - Singles (2): 2019 - Bol; 2018 - Bol.
Slovene Fed Cup Team, 2017-18, 2020.
Career in Review
2019 - Posted second successive Top 100 season (finishing No.64 for career-best year-end ranking); reached career first WTA final at Nürnberg (l. Putintseva in F); defended WTA 125K Series title at Bol (d. Sorribes Tormo in F); made SF at Hua Hin (l. Tomljanovic) and QF at Bogota (l. Arruabarrena); made 2r six times (incl. Australian Open and Wimbledon); fell 1r nine times (incl. Roland Garros and US Open); advanced to doubles final at Zhengzhou (w/Wickmayer, l. Melichar/Peschke).
2018 - Enjoyed career-best season, ending year ranked No.70 for first Top 100 finish; SF at Moscow [River Cup] (l. to Potapova); reached 2r four times (incl. as qualifier on WTA main draw debut at Rabat); fell 1r twice (incl. US Open) and in qualifying five times (incl. other three majors); won one WTA doubles title; won one WTA 125K Series singles title; won four singles titles on ITF CIrcuit.
2017 - Won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.
2016 - Won five singles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2015 - Won five singles and two doubles titles on ITF Circuit.
2014 - Won first tournament of her career on ITF Circuit in Slovenia.