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ALEKSANDRA KRUNIC

Serbia

Road to Singapore

15th

DOUBLES

D.O.B.
Mar 15
1993
Height
5' 4"
1.63 m
Weight
117 lbs.
53 kg
Plays
Right-handed
two-handed backhand
Status
Pro
2008
Personal
Coached by Biljana Veselinovic ... Parents are Bratislav and Ivana (both work for an electrical appliances company); younger sister is Anastasia ... Still considers Moscow her hometown but lives with her grandparents in Serbia ... Started playing at age 3 ... Favorite shot is drop shot; favorite surface is clay ... Tennis idols growing up were Kim Clijsters and Mary Pierce ... Other interests include psychology and criminology; other hobbies include bowling, shopping and driving her car ... Favorite tournament is Baku; favorite Grand Slam is Australian Open.
Career Highlights
SINGLES
Winner: 2017 - 125/Bol.
Finalist (1): 2017 - Guangzhou.

DOUBLES
Winner (2): 2016 - Rabat (w/Knoll); 2014 - Tashkent (w/Siniakova).
Finalist (2): 2016 - 's-Hertogenbosch (w/Knoll); 2013 - Baku (w/Daniilidou).

ADDITIONAL
Serbian Fed Cup Team, 2011-13, 2015-16.
Career Review
2016 - Regained Top 100 form for the second time in her career in 2017, finishing as Serbia?s No.1 at No.55 ? rose to a career-high No.53 on October 9, 2017? Made one of the biggest rankings jumps on tour from the end of 2016, moving up 91 spots from No.146? Reached first tour-level final at 2017 Guangzhou (l. Zhang) and advanced to two quarterfinals during the season, at Tokyo and Tashkent? Also added a title at WTA 125K Series event at Bol, Croatia (d. Cadantu in F) and was a finalist at $100k ITF/Manchester-GBR? Scored second Top 10 victory of career over No.7 Konta in 1r of 2017 US Open (l. Goerges in 3r) ? also upset 2017 Roland Garros champion No.12 Ostapenko in 1r at Cincinnati (l. Su rez Navarro in 2r).

2015 - First Top 100 season (finishing No.96); QF three times at Shenzhen, Bucharest and Linz; reached 3r once (Wimbledon) and 2r four times; fell 1r 11 times (incl. other three majors) and in qualifying three times.

2014 - Reached 4r once (US Open) and 2r twice; fell 1r three times and in qualifying six times (incl. other three majors); made Top 100 debut on September 8 (after US Open; rose from No.145 to No.100); won one WTA doubles title; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Fell 1r four times (incl. US Open) and in qualifying six times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros); won two singles titles and three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2012 - QF at Baku; fell in qualifying six times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and US Open); won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2011 - Played first two WTA main draws, reaching 2r at Budapest and Tashkent (as qualifier both times); fell in qualifying three times (incl. Wimbledon and US Open).

2010 - Fell in WTA qualifying three times; won two singles titles on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Won two singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Played first events of career on ITF Circuit, winning one singles title.
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