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ANDREA HLAVACKOVA

Czech Republic

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D.O.B.
Aug 10
1986
Height
5' 8 1/2"
1.74 m
Weight
136 lbs.
62 kg
Plays
Right-handed
two-handed backhand
Status
Pro
2004
Personal
Father, Jan, is a master brewer (two family generations before him were general directors of brewery); mother, Jana, is a doctor; older sister's name is Jana ... Hometown is Plzen (famous beer town) ... Aggressive style of play ... Didn't have an idol growing up but was motivated by reading Ivan Lendl's book; also admires Williams sisters ... Enjoys playing singles and doubles, but in 2017 will concentrate mainly on doubles? Goal in 2017 is to get into the WTA Finals and win another Grand Slam? Stopped university halfway through law degree to focus on tennis career? Interested in interior design, loves to watch movies, writes a monthly column in main Czech Tennis Magazine and does commentating for BBC radio at tournaments? Interested to work in TV after her tennis career? Started to run a charity in 2012 called the Andrea Hlavackova Foundation (raising money for challenged children and their families).
Career Highlights
SINGLES
Finalist (1): 2013 - Bad Gastein.

DOUBLES
Winner (20): 2017 - Shenzhen (w/Peng); 2016 - Prague (w/Gasparyan), Nottingham (w/Peng), Qu‚bec City, Moscow (both w/Hradecka); 2014 - Beijing (w/Peng); 2013 - Budapest, US Open (both w/Hradecka); 2012 - Auckland, Memphis, Cincinnati, Luxembourg (all w/Hradecka); 2011 - FŠs (w/Voracova), Brussels (w/Voskoboeva), Roland Garros (w/Hradecka); 2010 - Brisbane (w/Hradecka); 2009 - Bad Gastein (w/Hradecka); 2008 - Prague, Bad Gastein, (all w/Hradecka); 2007 - Prague (w/Cetkovska).
Finalist (17): 2017 - Australian Open, Dubai (both w/Peng); 2016 - Australian Open (w/Hradecka); 2015 - Acapulco, Birmingham, Linz (all w/Hradecka); 2014 - Qu‚bec City (w/Goerges); 2013 - Paris [Indoors], Charleston (both w/Huber), Qu‚bec City (w/Hradecka); 2012 - Wimbledon, Olympics, New Haven, US Open, WTA Finals (all w/Hradecka); 2011 - Memphis (w/Hradecka), Palermo (w/Koukalova).

MIXED DOUBLES
Winner (1): 2013 - US Open (w/Mirnyi).

ADDITIONAL
Czech Fed Cup Team, 2012-14; Czech Olympic Team, 2012, 2016.
Career Review
2015 - Reached 2r three times; fell 1r once (Roland Garros) and in qualifying 13 times (incl. other three majors); won one singles title on ITF Circuit.

2014 - SF at Pattaya City (l. to Makarova); QF at Qu‚bec City; reached 2r once; fell 1r five times (incl. Wimbledon) and in qualifying nine times (incl. other three majors); won one WTA doubles title; won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2013 - Runner-up at Bad Gastein (l. to Meusburger in final); reached 2r four times (incl. Budapest - ret. vs. Cadantu at 46 75 40 w/cramping; held 4mp at 64 53); fell 1r 12 times (incl. Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon) and in qualifying six times (incl. US Open); won two WTA doubles titles (both w/Hradecka - incl. second Grand Slam doubles title at US Open); won first Grand Slam mixed doubles title at US Open (w/Mirnyi); won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2012 - First Top 100 season; reached 4r once (US Open), 3r twice and 2r three times (incl. Wimbledon); fell 1r six times (incl. Australian Open) and in qualifying six times (incl. Roland Garros); won four WTA doubles titles (all w/Hradecka); also won one doubles title on ITF Circuit; made doubles Top 10 debut on January 30 (rose from No.14 to No.10) and doubles Top 5 debut on October 22 (rose from No.6 to career-high No.3).

2011 - QF at Qu‚bec City; reached 3r once and 2r twice (Australian Open and Wimbledon); fell 1r seven times (incl. Roland Garros and Charleston - l. to Strycova 62 26 76(6); held mp at 6-5 in third set tie-break) and in qualifying seven times (incl. US Open); won three WTA doubles titles (all w/Hradecka - incl. first Grand Slam doubles title at Roland Garros).

2010 - Reached 2r once (Wimbledon); fell 1r twice and in qualifying 10 times (incl. other three majors); made Top 100 debut on December 20 (rose from No.102 to No.100); won one WTA doubles title; won three singles titles and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2009 - Fell in WTA qualifying seven times (incl. US Open); won one WTA doubles title; won one singles title and one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2008 - Fell in WTA qualifying five times; won two WTA doubles titles; won three doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2007 - Reached 2r once; fell in qualifying four times (incl. Roland Garros, Wimbledon and US Open); won one WTA doubles title; won five doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2006 - Fell in WTA qualifying twice (incl. US Open); won one singles title and five doubles titles on ITF Circuit.

2005 - Played first WTA main draw at Prague, falling 1r (as WC).

2004 - Played on ITF Circuit.

2003 - Won one doubles title on ITF Circuit.

2002 - Played on ITF Circuit.

2001 - Did not play.

2000 - Played first event of career at ITF/Plzen-CZE.
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