Jovana Jović

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Jovana Jović (née Jakšić; Serbian Cyrillic: Јована Јовић; born 30 September 1993) is a Serbian tennis player. On November 17, 2019, Jakšić married her long-time boyfriend Vujadin Jovic.[1]

Jovana Jović
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Full nameJovana Jović (ex Jakšić)
Country (sports) Serbia
Born (1993-09-30) 30 September 1993 (age 27)
Belgrade, Serbia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Turned pro2009
PlaysRight-handed
(two-handed backhand)
Prize moneyUS$ 468,254
Singles
Career record308–221 (58.2%)
Career titles17 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 102 (12 May 2014)
Current rankingNo. 222 (16 March 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ2 (2014)
French Open1R (2014)
Wimbledon1R (2014)
US OpenQ2 (2014, 2016, 2019)
Doubles
Career record73–96 (43.2%)
Career titles4 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 204 (31 July 2017)
Current rankingNo. 350 (16 March 2020)
Team competitions
Fed Cup/Billie Jean King Cup2–3 (40.0%)
Last updated on: 7 April 2020.
Jović in 2013

Jović has won 17 singles titles and four doubles titles on the ITF Circuit. On 12 May 2014, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 102. On 31 July 2017, she peaked at world No. 204 in the doubles rankings.

Playing for Serbia at the Fed Cup, Jović has a win–loss record of 2–3. She made her debut in February 2014, losing to Canada's Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets in their World Group II tie, but winning the dead doubles rubber the following day.[2]

CareerEdit

2013Edit

Jović made her debut on the WTA Tour, qualifying for the main draw of the 2013 Monterrey Open and defeating Vera Dushevina in the first round. She lost in the second round to the third seed Maria Kirilenko in three sets.

2014Edit

Jović reached her first career WTA final at the 2014 Monterrey Open, losing to compatriot Ana Ivanovic in straight sets.[3] In May, she made her Grand Slam main-draw debut at the French Open, losing in the first round to 31st seed Daniela Hantuchová in three sets.[4] At Wimbledon, she lost to Petra Cetkovská in the first round in three sets as well.

Performance timelinesEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Only main-draw results in WTA Tour, Grand Slam tournaments, Olympic Games and Fed Cup are included in win–loss records.

SinglesEdit

This table is current through the 2019 US Open.

Tournament 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 SR W–L Win%
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A Q2 Q1 Q1 A A A Q1 0 / 0 0–0  – 
French Open A 1R Q1 Q1 A A A Q1 0 / 1 0–1 0%
Wimbledon Q1 1R A Q2 A A A NH 0 / 1 0–1 0%
US Open Q1 Q2 A Q2 A A Q2 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Win–Loss 0–0 0–2 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 2 0–2 0%
National representation
Fed Cup A WG2 A PO A A A 0 / 2 0–2 0%
Premier Mandatory tournaments
Indian Wells Open A A Q1 A A A A P 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Miami Open A A Q1 A A A A P 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Premier 5 tournaments
Canadian Open A A A A A A Q1 0 / 0 0–0  – 
Career statistics
Tournaments 2 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 Career total: 12
Titles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Career total: 0
Finals 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Career total: 1
Overall Win–Loss 1–2 4–9 0–1 0–2 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0 / 12 5–14 26%
Win% 33% 31% 0% 0%  –   –   –   –  Career total: 26%
Year-end ranking1 167 115 179 258 312 291 232 $441,873

12009: WTA ranking–1023, tournaments–0
2010: WTA ranking–1073, tournaments–0
2011: WTA ranking–600, tournaments–0
2012: WTA ranking–420, tournaments–0.

WTA career finalsEdit

Singles: 1 runner–upEdit

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–1)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2014 Monterrey Open, Mexico International Hard   Ana Ivanovic 2–6, 1–6

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 28 (17 titles, 11 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (7–6)
Clay (9–5)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (1–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 Jul 2011 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Zsófia Susányi 6–2, 6–3
Loss 1–1 Aug 2011 ITF Vinkovci, Croatia 10,000 Clay   Indire Akiki 6–3, 0–6, 2–6
Loss 1–2 Oct 2011 ITF Plovdiv, Bulgaria 10,000 Clay   Dinah Pfizenmaier 4–6, 4–6
Loss 1–3 Oct 2011 ITF Pirot, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Natalija Kostić 3–6, 3–6
Win 2–3 Nov 2011 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ganna Poznikhirenko 6–4, 6–2
Win 3–3 Mar 2012 ITF Mumbai, India 10,000 Hard   Keren Shlomo 6–3, 7–6(5)
Win 4–3 Sep 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Zuzana Zálabská 7–5, 7–5
Win 5–3 Oct 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Lena-Marie Hofmann 6–2, 6–3
Win 6–3 Nov 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ganna Poznikhirenko 6–2, 7–6(3)
Win 7–3 Nov 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ana Konjuh 6–3, 6–1
Win 8–3 Nov 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Laura-Ioana Paar 6–2, 6–0
Win 9–3 Feb 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Jasmina Tinjić 5–2 ret.
Win 10–3 Feb 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ioana Ducu 6–2, 7–5
Loss 10–4 Mar 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Raluca Olaru 3–6, 5–7
Win 11–4 Apr 2013 ITF Poza Rica, Mexico 25,000 Hard   Julia Cohen 2–6, 6–3, 6–4
Win 12–4 May 2013 ITF Balikpapan, Indonesia 25,000 Hard   Yang Zi 6–3, 6–2
Win 13–4 May 2013 ITF Tarakan, Indonesia 25,000 Hard (i)   Li Ting 6–3, 6–2
Loss 13–5 Jul 2013 ITF Wrexham, United Kingdom 25,000 Hard   Diāna Marcinkēviča 7–5, 5–7, 2–6
Win 14–5 Feb 2014 ITF Surprise, United States 25,000 Hard   Tamira Paszek 4–6, 7–6(13), 7–5
Loss 14–6 May 2014 ITF Anning, China 50,000 Clay   Zheng Saisai 2–6, 3–6
Loss 14–7 Oct 2014 ITF Saguenay, Canada 50,000 Hard (i)   Julie Coin 5–7, 3–6
Win 15–7 Oct 2015 ITF Saguenay, Canada 50,000 Hard (i)   Amra Sadiković 6–3, 6–7(5), 6–1
Loss 15–8 Nov 2015 ITF Toronto, Canada 50,000 Hard (i)   Tatjana Maria 3–6, 2–6
Win 16–8 Jun 2017 ITF Wuhan, China 25,000 Hard   Liu Fangzhou 6–0, 3–6, 6–2
Loss 16–9 Jun 2018 ITF Singapore, Singapore 25,000 Hard   Hiroko Kuwata 6–7(4), 0–6
Loss 16–10 Aug 2018 ITF Guiyang, China 25,000 Hard   Anastasia Gasanova 3–6, 4–6
Win 17–10 May 2019 ITF Karuizawa, Japan 25,000 Carpet   Momoko Kobori 6–1, 4–6, 7–5
Loss 17–11 Jul 2019 ITF Tianjin, China 25,000 Hard   Wang Xinyu 4–6, 2–6

Doubles: 7 (4 titles, 3 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (3–3)
Clay (1–0)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Oct 2010 ITF Monastir, Tunisia 10,000 Hard   Sasha Khabibulina   Irina Glimakova
  Polina Monova
2–6, 6–1, [7–10]
Win 1–1 Aug 2015 ITF Winnipeg, Canada 25,000 Hard   Sharon Fichman   Kristie Ahn
  Lorraine Guillermo
6–2, 6–1
Win 2–1 Apr 2017 ITF Charlottesville, United States 60,000 Clay   Catalina Pella   Madison Brengle
  Danielle Collins
6–4, 7–6(5)
Loss 2–2 Jul 2017 ITF Sacramento, United States 60,000 Hard   Vera Lapko   Desirae Krawczyk
  Giuliana Olmos
1–6, 2–6
Win 3–2 Sep 2017 ITF Stillwater, United States 25,000 Hard   Caitlin Whoriskey   Harriet Dart
  An-Sophie Mestach
4–6, 6–4, [10–3]
Win 4–2 Jul 2018 ITF Ashland, United States 60,000 Clay   Renata Zarazúa   Sanaz Marand
  Whitney Osuigwe
6–3, 5–7, [10–4]
Loss 4–3 Mar 2020 ITF Las Vegas, United States 25,000 Hard   Conny Perrin   Lorraine Guillermo
  Maegan Manasse
6–0, 2–6, [4–10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "11.17.2019". Jovana Jović twitter. 19 November 2019. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  2. ^ Farrell, Sean (9 February 2014). "Canada wrap up victory in Montreal". Fed Cup. Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Ivanovic Wins 2nd Title of Year at Monterrey Open". ABC News. 7 April 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014.
  4. ^ Laure, Tobias (25 May 2014). "Harter Kampf für Hantuchová". Eurosport (in German). Archived from the original on 12 August 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014.

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