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Coached by 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 idol is Rafael Nadal … Favorite memories are playing in big stadiums … Speaks Slovenian, Croatian/Serbian, English, and some German … Off court, likes to explore and learn about topics she finds interesting … Also enjoys watching TV series, her favorite is Friends … Nickname is Tami … Doesn’t have any pets but would like to own a dog … Favorite movie is Back to the Future … Would be impossible to describe herself in just one word but would call herself ambitious.
Finalist (1): 2019 - Nürnberg.
Winner (2): 2020 - Palermo (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.