Kristyna Pliskova


WTT Season: 2nd

Age

27

height

6' 0"

turned pro

residence

Louny, Czech Republic

birthplace

Louny, Czech Republic

plays

Left-Handed (Two-Handed Backhand)

Player highlights

  • In 2012, captured $25K Andrezieux (defeating identical twin sister, Karolina, along the way). Teamed with Karolina to win three ITF doubles titles in 2012.
  • Qualified for Wimbledon for the second consecutive year. Reached the second round before losing to Schiavone.
  • Qualified for WTA event in Kuala Lumpur, reaching the round of 16 before losing to No. 19 Peng in 3 sets (2012).
  • Currently ranked No. 96 in singles and No. 108 in doubles (Feb. 2013).
  • Defeated No. 1 seed Parmentier on her way to $100K Nassau quarterfinals.
  • Played her first season of Mylan WTT for the Philadelphia Freedoms in 2012.
  • Named Female Rookie of the Year for the 2012 Mylan WTT season.
  • Won Wimbledon junior singles title in 2010.
  • Qualified for Wimbledon main draw in 2011.
  • Has won two ITF singles titles and five ITF doubles titles (all w/ twin sister, Karolina).