Open main menu

Andreja Klepač (born 13 March 1986) is a professional Slovenian tennis player. On 14 July 2008, Klepač reached her best singles rankings of world number 99. On 21 May 2018, she peaked at world number 13 in the doubles rankings.

Andreja Klepač
Andreja Klepac 2008.jpg
Country (sports)Slovenia
ResidenceKoper, Slovenia
Born (1986-03-13) 13 March 1986 (age 33)
Koper, Slovenia
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Turned pro2004
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$1,518,603
Singles
Career record217–230
Career titles0 WTA, 3 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 99 (14 July 2008)
Current ranking
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2007)
French OpenQ2 (2007)
WimbledonQ3 (2007)
US Open1R (2007, 2008)
Doubles
Career record315–285
Career titles8 WTA, 13 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 13 (21 May 2018)
Current rankingNo. 13 (21 May 2018)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (2015, 2019)
French OpenQF (2018)
Wimbledon3R (2017)
US OpenQF (2015, 2016, 2017)
Other doubles tournaments
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian OpenSF (2016)
French OpenQF (2017)
WimbledonQF (2016)
US Open1R (2015)
Team competitions
Fed Cup12–23
Last updated on: 21 May 2018.

CareerEdit

She has made one WTA Tour singles final in Budapest in 2008 and won five WTA Tour doubles titles and appeared in six other finals.[1] [2] [3] [4]

In July 2013, she won her first WTA doubles title in Bad Gastein with Sandra Klemenschits.[5]

In 2015, she reached the quarterfinals at Australian Open with Klaudia Jans-Ignacik and US Open[6][7] with Lara Arruabarrena.[8]

In 2018 she has been playing together with María José Martínez Sánchez. They reached three finals, defeating in the way to them top pairs like Latisha Chan/Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková (Brisbane) and Timea Babos/Kristina Mladenovic (Doha). They lost tie-breakers in the semi-final of Madrid Masters against Ekaterina Makarova/Elena Vesnina.

Significant finalsEdit

Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 FinalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponent Score
Runner-up 2018 Doha Hard   María José Martínez Sánchez   Gabriela Dabrowski
  Jeļena Ostapenko
3–6, 3–6
Winner 2019 Cincinnati Hard   Lucie Hradecká   Anna-Lena Grönefeld
  Demi Schuurs
6–4, 6–1

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 (1 runner-up)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Tier II / Premier (0–0)
Tier III, IV & V / International (0–1)
Titles by Surface
Hard (0–0)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 13 July 2008 Budapest Grand Prix, Hungary Clay   Alizé Cornet 6–7(5–7), 3–6

Doubles: 17 (8 titles, 9 runner-ups)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
WTA Elite Trophy (1–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (1–1)
Tier II / Premier (2–2)
Tier III, IV & V / International (4–6)
Titles by Surface
Hard (5–6)
Clay (2–3)
Grass (1–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 23 September 2007 Banka Koper Slovenia Open, Portorož, Slovenia Hard   Elena Likhovtseva   Lucie Hradecká
  Renata Voráčová
7–5, 4–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 2. 19 April 2009 Barcelona Ladies Open, Spain Clay   Sorana Cîrstea   Nuria Llagostera Vives
  María José Martínez Sánchez
6–3, 2–6, [8–10]
Winner 1. 21 July 2013 Gastein Ladies, Bad Gastein, Austria Clay   Sandra Klemenschits   Kristina Barrois
  Eleni Daniilidou
6–1, 6–4
Runner-up 3. 13 July 2014 Gastein Ladies, Bad Gastein, Austria Clay   María Teresa Torró Flor   Karolína Plíšková
  Kristýna Plíšková
6–4, 3–6, [6–10]
Winner 2. 20 July 2014 Swedish Open, Båstad, Sweden Clay   María Teresa Torró Flor   Jocelyn Rae
  Anna Smith
6–1, 6–1
Winner 3. 23 August 2014 Connecticut Open, New Haven, United States Hard   Sílvia Soler Espinosa   Marina Erakovic
  Arantxa Parra Santonja
7–5, 4–6, [10–7]
Runner-up 4. 12 October 2014 Tianjin Open, China Hard   Sorana Cîrstea   Alla Kudryavtseva
  Anastasia Rodionova
7–6(8–6), 2–6, [8–10]
Runner-up 5. 8 August 2015 Citi Open, Washington, United States Hard   Lara Arruabarrena   Belinda Bencic
  Kristina Mladenovic
5–7, 6–7(7–9)
Winner 4. 27 September 2015 Kia Korea Open, Seoul, South Korea Hard   Lara Arruabarrena   Kiki Bertens
  Johanna Larsson
2–6, 6–3, [10–6]
Runner-up 6. 18 October 2015 Hong Kong Open, Hong Kong Hard   Lara Arruabarrena   Alizé Cornet
  Yaroslava Shvedova
5–7, 4–6
Winner 5. 23 September 2017 Toray Pan Pacific Open, Tokyo, Japan Hard   María José Martínez Sánchez   Daria Gavrilova
  Daria Kasatkina
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 7. 6 January 2018 Brisbane International, Australia Hard   María José Martínez Sánchez   Kiki Bertens
  Demi Schuurs
5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 8. 18 February 2018 Qatar Ladies Open, Doha, Qatar Hard   María José Martínez Sánchez   Gabriela Dabrowski
  Jeļena Ostapenko
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 9. 8 April 2018 Charleston Open, United States Clay (green)   María José Martínez Sánchez   Alla Kudryavtseva
  Katarina Srebotnik
3–6, 3–6
Winner 6. 24 June 2018 Mallorca Open, Spain Grass   María José Martínez Sánchez   Lucie Šafářová
  Barbora Štefková
6–1, 3–6, [10–3]
Winner 7. 17 August 2019 Western & Southern Open, Cincinnati, United States Hard   Lucie Hradecká   Anna-Lena Grönefeld
  Demi Schuurs
6–4, 6–1
Winner 8. 27 October 2019 WTA Elite Trophy, Zhuhai, China Hard (i)   Lyudmyla Kichenok   Duan Yingying
  Yang Zhaoxuan
6–3, 6–3

ITF Career FinalsEdit

Singles: 7 (3–4)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1. 23 August 2004 Maribor, Slovenia Clay Maša Zec Peškirič 6–2, 7–5
Winner 1. 25 April 2005 Rabat, Morocco Clay Dominika Cibulková 6–1, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 27 March 2006 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Hard Katerina Avdiyenko 6–4, 6–2
Winner 2. 11 July 2006 Torun, Poland Clay Joanna Sakowicz 6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 3. 18 July 2006 Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine Clay Kristina Antoniychuk 6–3, 6–7(5), 6–4
Winner 3. 22 August 2006 Maribor, Slovenia Clay Dia Evtimova 6–4, 2–6, 6–3
Runner-up 4. 8 March 2011 Irapuato, Mexico Hard Marina Erakovic 7–5, 6–4

Doubles 21 (13–8)Edit

$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score
Winner 1. 25 April 2005 Rabat, Morocco Clay Anett Kaasik Meryem El Haddad
Habiba Ifrakh
6–0, 6–2
Winner 2. 6 September 2005 Madrid, Spain Hard Nika Ožegović Kelly Liggan
Seda Noorlander
6–3, 6–3
Winner 3. 27 March 2006 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Hard Petra Cetkovská Katerina Avdiyenko
Kristina Grigorian
6–1, 6–3
Runner-up 1. 28 June 2006 Padova, Italy Clay Larissa Carvalho Darija Jurak
Renata Voráčová
6–4, 6–3
Winner 4. 11 July 2006 Torun, Poland Clay Ekaterina Dzehalevich Edina Gallovits-Hall
Lenka Tvarošková
7–6(5), 6–4
Winner 5. 29 August 2006 Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands Clay Danica Krstajić Leslie Butkiewicz
Caroline Maes
6–2, 7–6(1)
Winner 6. 2 April 2007 Putignano, Italy Hard Monica Niculescu Jessica Kirkland
Carmen Klaschka
6–2, 7–5
Winner 7. 30 July 2007 Rimini, Italy Clay Maret Ani Karolina Jovanović
Mervana Jugić-Salkić
6–4, 6–0
Runner-up 2. 22 September 2009 Saint-Malo, France Clay Aurélie Védy Timea Bacsinszky
Tathiana Garbin
6–3 ret.
Winner 8. 2 December 2009 Přerov, Czech Republic Hard (i) Sandra Klemenschits Darija Jurak
Katalin Marosi
7–6(3), 3–6, [10–7]
Runner-up 3. 3 May 2010 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Clay María Fernanda Álvarez Terán Bianca Botto
Amanda Carreras
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Winner 9. 1 June 2010 Maribor, Slovenia Clay Tadeja Majerič Alexandra Panova
Ksenia Pervak
6–3, 7–6(6)
Winner 10. 14 June 2010 Padova, Italy Clay Sandra Klemenschits Claudia Giovine
Valentina Sulpizio
4–6, 6–4, [10–5]
Winner 11. 21 June 2010 Getxo, Spain Clay Sandra Klemenschits Lu Jingjing
Laura Siegemund
6–0, 6–0
Runner-up 4. 29 June 2010 Cuneo, Italy Clay Sorana Cîrstea Eva Birnerová
Lucie Hradecká
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up 5. 7 September 2010 Biella, Italy Clay Aurélie Védy Mariya Koryttseva
Raluca Olaru
7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 14 September 2010 Mestre, Italy Clay Eva Birnerová Claudia Giovine
Karin Knapp
6–7(6), 7–5, [13–11]
Runner-up 7. 4 October 2010 Jounieh, Lebanon Clay Eva Birnerová Petra Cetkovská
Renata Voráčová
7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 8. 28 June 2011 Torun, Poland Clay Edina Gallovits-Hall Stéphanie Foretz Gacon
Tatjana Malek
6–2, 7–5
Winner 12. 8 August 2011 Kazan, Russia Hard Ekaterina Lopes Vitalia Diatchenko
Alexandra Panova
walkover
Winner 13. 4 June 2013 Marseille, France Clay Sandra Klemenschits Asia Muhammad
Allie Will
1–6, 6–4, [10–5]

Women's doubles performance timelineEdit

Tournament 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A 3R 1R 1R QF 1R 3R 1R QF 10–8
French Open 2R A A 1R A 2R 1R 3R 3R QF 3R 11–8
Wimbledon Q1 A 1R 2R A 1R 1R 1R 3R 3R 1R 5–8
US Open A A 3R 1R 2R 1R QF QF QF 1R 12–8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ admin (27 September 2015). "Irina-Camelia Begu Conquers Seoul". WTA Tennis.
  2. ^ admin (9 October 2014). "Zheng Saisai's Big Breakthrough". WTA Tennis.
  3. ^ admin (23 August 2014). "Kvitova Storms To New Haven Title". WTA Tennis.
  4. ^ admin (20 July 2014). "Barthel Brings It Home In Bastad". WTA Tennis.
  5. ^ admin (21 July 2013). "Speechless Meusburger Wins Bad Gastein". WTA Tennis.
  6. ^ "US Open, Errani-Pennetta in semifinale di doppio". sport.leggo.it.
  7. ^ "US Open Doubles Preview: Mirza-Hingis, Murray-Peers on court tonight". 8 September 2015.
  8. ^ admin (23 January 2015). "Hingis & Pennetta Dodge Upset Bug". WTA Tennis.

External linksEdit