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PETRA MARTIC

Croatia

Road to Singapore

31st

SINGLES

D.O.B.
Jan 19
1991
Height
5' 11"
1.81 m
Weight
139 lbs.
63 kg
Plays
Right-handed
two-handed backhand
Status
Pro
July 2008
Personal
Mother's name is Sandra Martic ... Began playing tennis at age 5 when mother introduced her to the sport ... All-court player whose favorite shot is serve; favorite surface is hard ... Speaks Croatian, English ... Favorite actor is Johnny Depp ... Favorite music is pop; favorite singer is Leona Lewis ... Favorite food is pancakes; favorite drink is Orangina ... Also enjoys playing table tennis and watching TV ... Favorite city to visit is Paris ... Favorite thing about being a professional tennis player is "making my dream come true".
Career Highlights
SINGLES
Finalist (2): 2018 - Bucharest; 2012 - Kuala Lumpur.

DOUBLES
Finalist (4): 2016 - Monterrey (w/M.Sanchez); 2013 - Marrakech (w/Mladenovic); 2012 - Paris [Indoors], Bad Gastein (both w/Groenefeld).

ADDITIONAL
Croatian Fed Cup Team, 2008-09.
Career Review
2017 - Fourth Top 100 season (finishing No.89); reached 4r at Roland Garros and Wimbledon; fell 1r twice (incl. US Open) and in qualifying once; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2016 - SF at Rio de Janiero; fell 1r once and in qualifying four times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon; missed second half of the season due to back injury.

2015 - Fell 1r eight times (incl. Australian Open and Roland Garros) and in qualifying seven times (incl. other two majors); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2014 - Reached 2r once; fell 1r seven times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon) and in qualifying nine times (incl. US Open); retired in Roland Garros 1r w/right hand injury.

2013 - QF at Katowice; reached 3r once (Wimbledon) and 2r three times; fell 1r seven times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros) and in qualifying four times; won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - Another Top 100 season; runner-up at Kuala Lumpur (ret. vs. Hsieh in final w/heat illness); SF at Copenhagen (l. to Wozniacki); QF twice at Budapest and Linz; reached 4r at Roland Garros (first Grand Slam 4r; l. to Kerber); also 3r once and 2r twice; fell 1r 10 times (incl. other three majors and Bad Gastein - l. to Meusburger 61 46 76(5); held 3mp in third set, 2mp at 5-2 and 1mp at 5-4) and in qualifying twice; missed all events between Wimbledon and US Open w/left foot injury (withdrew from Stanford, Carlsbad and Olympics).

2011 - First Top 50 season; SF twice at Bogot  (withdrew prior to match w/illness) and Copenhagen (l. to Safarova); QF at Guangzhou; reached 3r once and 2r six times (incl. Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open); fell 1r four times and in qualifying six times (incl. Roland Garros); made Top 50 debut on September 26 (after Guangzhou; rose from No.55 to No.47); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2010 - Reached 3r once and 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r 10 times (incl. other three majors and Marbella - l. to Cabeza Candela 16 76(3) 62; held mp at 61 54) and in qualifying five times; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit; withdrew prior to Wimbledon 2r match w/abdominal strain.

2009 - First Top 100 season; QF twice at Budapest and Portoroz; reached 2r twice (incl. Roland Garros, US Open); fell 1r three times and in qualifying five times (incl. Australian Open); made Top 100 debut on September 14 (after US Open; rose from No.137 to No.89); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2008 - QF at Portoroz; fell in qualifying three times (incl. US Open); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Played first WTA main draw at Miami, falling 1r (as WC).

2006 - Continued to play on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Played first event of career at ITF/Dubrovnik 3-CRO.
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