Lina Gjorcheska

Lina Gjorcheska (Macedonian: Лина Ѓорческа, Lina Ǵorčeska; born 3 August 1994) is a Macedonian tennis player.

Lina Gjorcheska
Лина Ѓорческа
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Country (sports) North Macedonia
Born (1994-08-03) 3 August 1994 (age 26)
Tetovo, North Macedonia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money$207,029
Singles
Career record295–160 (64.8%)
Career titles11 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 170 (12 June 2017)
Current rankingNo. 346 (28 September 2020)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2017)
French OpenQ1 (2017)
WimbledonQ1 (2017)
US OpenQ2 (2018)
Doubles
Career record255–80 (76.1%)
Career titles41 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 116 (12 June 2017)
Current rankingNo. 221 (28 September 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
WimbledonQ1 (2017)
Team competitions
Fed Cup9–3 (75.0%)
Last updated on: 3 October 2020.

She has career-high WTA rankings of 170 in singles and 116 in doubles, both achieved on 12 June 2017. She has won 11 singles and 41 doubles titles on the ITF Circuit.

Playing for Macedonia in Fed Cup, Gjorcheska has a win/loss record of 9–3. At the 2016 US Open, she lost in the first round of qualifying to Catherine Bellis. It was her first Grand Slam appearance.

At her first appearance at the Australian Open in 2017, Gjorcheska beat Sachia Vickery in the first round of qualifications. In the second round, she beat Dalma Gálfi in straight sets and then lost to Stefanie Vögele in three. She played her first WTA Tour main draw at the 2017 Ladies Open Biel Bienne, and lost in the first round to Markéta Vondroušová. Then she made the finals at the Tunis $60k tournament where she was defeated by Richèl Hogenkamp. She was recovering from right hand injury from August 2017 till April 2018 when she started to play again. Since then, she has been playing tournaments and is slowly climbing on the rankings again. She has been making a successful comeback in doubles in 2019 already winning couple of titles.

WTA 125K series finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (runner-up)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Jun 2017 Bol Open, Croatia Clay   Aleksandrina Naydenova   Chuang Chia-jung
  Renata Voráčová
4–6, 2–6

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Singles: 25 (11 titles, 14 runner–ups)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Win 1–0 May 2012 ITF Arad, Romania 10,000 Clay   Viktória Maľová 4–6, 6–4, 6–3
Loss 1–1 Aug 2012 ITF Pirot, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Teodora Mirčić 3–6, 1–6
Loss 1–2 Aug 2013 ITF Arad, Romania 10,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina 3–6, 2–6
Loss 1–3 Oct 2013 ITF Ruse, Bulgaria 10,000 Clay   Diana Šumová 1–6, 3–6
Loss 1–4 May 2014 ITF Sousse, Tunisia 10,000 Hard   Ana Sofía Sánchez 3–6, 1–6
Loss 1–5 Jul 2014 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow 6–4, 4–6, 2–6
Win 2–5 Sep 2014 ITF Varna, Bulgaria 10,000 Clay   Pernilla Mendesová 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Loss 2–6 Dec 2014 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Pia König 5–7, 4–6
Loss 2–7 Apr 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Mariam Bolkvadze 1–6, 4–6
Loss 2–8 May 2015 ITF Bol, Croatia 10,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina 3–6, 3–6
Loss 2–9 May 2015 ITF Bol, Croatia 10,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina 3–6, 6–1, 3–6
Win 3–9 Jun 2015 ITF Tarsus, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Lenka Wienerová 6–2, 6–4
Win 4–9 Sep 2015 ITF Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Nina Potočnik 6–7, 6–1, 6–0
Win 5–9 Nov 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Aleksandra Pospelova 6–3, 4–6, 6–0
Loss 5–10 Nov 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Alisa Kleybanova 3–6, 4–6
Win 6–10 Jan 2016 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze 1–6, 6–3, 6–2
Win 7–10 Apr 2016 ITF Manisa, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Alona Fomina 6–1, 6–2
Win 8–10 Jul 2016 ITF Stuttgart, Germany 25,000 Clay   Dalila Jakupović 6–2, 3–6, 6–4
Loss 8–11 Jul 2016 ITF Turin, Italy 25,000 Clay   Dalila Jakupović 5–7, 4–6
Loss 8–12 Apr 2017 Nana Trophy, Tunisia 60,000 Clay   Richèl Hogenkamp 5–7, 4–6
Win 9–12 Jul 2017 ITF Denain, France 25,000 Clay   Mari Osaka 6–2, 5–7, 7–6(8–6)
Loss 9–13 Mar 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Seone Mendez 4–6, 0–6
Win 10–13 Nov 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Hard   Irina Khromacheva 6–3, 3–6, 6–1
Win 11–13 Dec 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Hard   Oona Orpana 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–1
Loss 11–14 Feb 2020 ITF Trnava, Slovakia 25,000 Hard   Sofya Lansere 2–6, 3–6

Doubles: 61 (41 titles, 20 runner–ups)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2012 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Carpet   Despoina Vogasari   Martina Borecká
  Petra Krejsová
0–6, 0–6
Loss 0–2 Apr 2012 ITF Heraklion, Greece 10,000 Carpet   Despoina Vogasari   Martina Borecká
  Petra Krejsová
2–6, 3–6
Loss 0–3 May 2012 ITF Timișoara, Romania 10,000 Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Teodora Mirčić
  Andreea Mitu
1–6, 2–6
Win 1–3 Jun 2012 ITF Arad, Romania 10,000 Clay   Viktória Maľová   Alexandra Damaschin
  Patricia Maria Țig
w/o
Loss 1–4 Jun 2012 ITF Niš, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Maria Mokh   Lütfiye Esen
  Hülya Esen
6–3, 6–7(2–7), [6–10]
Win 2–4 Jul 2012 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Lütfiye Esen
  Hülya Esen
6–3, 6–2
Loss 2–5 Jul 2012 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Lucia Butkovská
  Victoria Kan
0–6, 6–2, [7–10]
Loss 2–6 Aug 2012 ITF Pirot, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Raluca Elena Platon
  Eva Wacanno
2–6, 6–1, [8–10]
Loss 2–7 Oct 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Alona Fomina   Anaïs Laurendon
  Kateřina Vaňková
2–6, 4–6
Win 3–7 Oct 2012 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Alona Fomina   Alice Matteucci
  Barbara Sobaszkiewicz
6–0, 6–4
Win 4–7 May 2013 ITF Marathon, Greece 10,000 Hard   Despoina Vogasari   Anett Kontaveit
  Laura Deigman
6–4, 2–6, [10–6]
Win 5–7 Jul 2013 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Viktorija Rajicic
  Viktoriya Tomova
6–3, 6–0
Win 6–7 Aug 2013 ITF Brčko,
Bosnia & Herzegovina
10,000 Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Katarina Jokić
  Nikolina Jović
7–5, 6–1
Win 7–7 Sep 2013 ITF Belgrade, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Camelia Hristea   Xenia Knoll
  Tamara Čurović
6–0, 6–1
Win 8–7 Sep 2013 ITF Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Polina Leykina   Rebecca Šramková
  Natalia Vajdová
6–4, 6–3
Loss 8–8 Oct 2013 ITF Albena, Bulgaria 10,000 Clay   Camelia Hristea   Dalia Zafirova
  Eva Wacanno
6–4, 2–6, [8–10]
Loss 8–9 Oct 2013 ITF Ruse, Bulgaria 10,000 Clay   Camelia Hristea   Irina Bara
  Eva Wacanno
1–6, 2–6
Loss 8–10 Nov 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Martina Kubicková   Diana Buzean
  Raluca Elena Platon
5–7, 1–6
Win 9–10 Nov 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Anastasia Vdovenko   Diana Buzean
  Raluca Elena Platon
6–3, 6–2
Win 10–10 Nov 2013 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Anastasia Vdovenko   Bianca Hîncu
  Kyoka Okamura
6–1, 2–6, [10–7]
Loss 10–11 Jun 2014 ITF Niš, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Marina Lazic   Alexandra Nancarrow
  Maria Sakkari
3–6, 0–6
Win 11–11 Jun 2014 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow   Lütfiye Esen
  Hülya Esen
6–2, 6–4
Win 12–11 Jul 2014 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow   Olga Fridman
  Elizaveta Ianchuk
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Win 13–11 Jul 2014 Palić Open, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Elizaveta Ianchuk   Irina Bara
  Camelia Hristea
6–4, 6–1
Win 14–11 Aug 2014 ITF Timișoara, Romania 10,000 Clay   Katarina Adamovic   Raluca Elena Platon
  Cristina Stancu
6–2, 7–5
Loss 14–12 Aug 2014 ITF Arad, Romania 10,000 Clay   Camelia Hristea   Irina Bara
  Diana Buzean
6–4, 5–7, [6–10]
Win 15–12 Sep 2014 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay   Despina Papamichail   Rebecca Sramkova
  Julia Terziyska
6–1, 6–4
Win 16–12 Mar 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt 10,000 Hard   Arabela Fernandez Rabener   Anna Morgina
  Julia Terziyska
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Win 17–12 Apr 2015 ITF Sharm El Sheikh 10,000 Hard   Julia Terziyska   Wiktoria Kulik
  Karolina Silwanowicz
6–0, 6–0
Win 18–12 May 2015 ITF Bol, Croatia 10,000 Clay   Tena Lukas   Alexandra Perper
  Anastasia Vdovenco
6–0, 6–3
Win 19–12 May 2015 ITF Bol, Croatia 10,000 Clay   Christina Shakovets   Karin Kennel
  Iva Primorac
4–6, 6–2, [10–2]
Win 20–12 Jun 2015 ITF Galati, Romania 25,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Irina Maria Bara
  Diana Buzean
6–4, 6–2
Win 21–12 Jun 2015 ITF Tarsus, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Melis Sezer   Nora Niedmers
  Alina Wessel
6–3, 6–1
Win 22–12 Jun 2015 ITF Prokuplje, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow   Dominika Paterová
  Vendula Žovincová
6–2, 6–2
Win 23–12 Sep 2015 ITF Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia 10,000 Clay   Chantal Škamlová   Marina Lazić
  Bojana Marinković
6–4, 6–0
Win 24–12 Sep 2015 Royal Cup NLB, Montenegro 25,000 Clay   Melis Sezer   Nikoleta Bulatović
  Nina Kalezić
6–0, 6–0
Win 25–12 Sep 2015 ITF Bol, Croatia 10,000 Clay   Mariana Dražić   Julia Wachaczyk
  Mandy Wagemaker
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Win 26–12 Nov 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Iva Primorac   Gyulnara Nazarova
  Aleksandra Pospelova
6–4, 6–3
Win 27–12 Nov 2015 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Iva Primorac   Alona Fomina
  Christina Shakovets
6–4, 4–6, [13–11]
Win 28–12 Jan 2016 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ioana Loredana Roșca   Steffi Distelmans
  Chiara Grimm
6–2, 6–2
Loss 28–13 Jan 2016 ITF Antalya, Turkey 10,000 Clay   Ioana Loredana Roșca   Viktória Kužmová
  Petra Uberalová
6–7(3–7), 7–6(8–6), [5–10]
Loss 28–14 Feb 2016 ITF Beinasco, Italy 25,000 Clay (i)   Dea Herdželaš   Arantxa Rus
  İpek Soylu
4–6, 2–6
Loss 28–15 Mar 2016 ITF Hammamet, Tunisia 10,000 Clay   Isabella Shinikova   Julia Grabher
  Naomi Totka
7–5, 1–6, [11–13]
Loss 28–16 Jun 2016 ITF Hódmezővásárhely,
Hungary
25,000 Clay   Irina Bara   Laura Pigossi
  Nadia Podoroska
3–6, 0–6
Loss 28–17 Jun 2016 ITF Padua, Italy 25,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Katarzyna Piter
  Alice Matteucci
6–2, 6–7(1–7), [8–10]
Win 29–17 Jun 2016 Naturtex Women's Open,
Hungary
50,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Justyna Jegiołka
  Guadalupe Pérez Rojas
4–6, 6–1, [10–4]
Win 30–17 Jul 2016 ITF Stuttgart, Germany 25,000 Clay   Florencia Molinero   Aminat Kushkhova
  Diana Šumová
1–6, 6–1, [10–7]
Win 31–17 Jul 2016 ITF Turin, Italy 25,000 Clay   Dalila Jakupović   Alice Matteucci
  Sofia Shapatava
6–3, 6–3
Loss 31–18 Sep 2016 ITF Sofia, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay   Viktoriya Tomova   Valentini Grammatikopoulou
  Quirine Lemoine
4–6, 6–4, [6–10]
Win 32–18 Sep 2016 ITF Dobrich, Bulgaria 25,000 Clay   Isabella Shinikova   Laura Schaeder
  Melanie Stokke
6–7(13–15), 6–2, [10–6]
Win 33–18 Sep 2016 Open de Saint-Malo,
France
50,000 Clay   Diāna Marcinkēviča   Alexandra Cadanțu
  Jaqueline Cristian
3–6, 6–3, [10–8]
Win 34–18 Nov 2016 ITF Valencia, Spain 25,000 Clay   Galina Voskoboeva   Alicia Herrero Linana
  Ksenija Sharifova
6–0, 6–0
Win 35–18 Apr 2017 ITF Pula, Italy 25,000 Clay   Bernarda Pera   Prarthana Thombare
  Eva Wacanno
6–2, 6–3
Win 36–18 Apr 2017 ITF Chiasso, Switzerland 25,000 Clay   Aleksandrina Naydenova   Kateřina Kramperová
  Rosalie van der Hoek
7–5, 2–6, [10–7]
Loss 36–19 Mar 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Daria Mishina
  Ksenia Palkina
3–6, 6–3, [10–12]
Win 37–19 May 2019 Bredeney Ladies Open,
Germany
25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Alena Fomina
  Anastasia Zarycká
6–3, 6–3
Win 38–19 Jun 2019 ITF Minsk, Belarus 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Ilona Kremen
  Iryna Shymanovich
6–7(4–7), 6–4, [10–8]
Loss 38–20 Jun 2019 ITF Ystad, Sweden 25,000 Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Emily Arbuthnott
  Anna Danilina
6–3, 2–6, [4–10]
Win 39–20 Jul 2019 ITF Getxo, Spain 25,000 Clay (i)   Anastasiya Komardina   Vanda Lukács
  Nina Stadler
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Win 40–20 Aug 2019 Hechingen Open, Germany 60,000 Clay   Cristina Dinu   Olga Danilović
  Georgina García Pérez
4–6, 7–5, [10–7]
Win 41–20 Oct 2019 ITF Antalya, Turkey 15,000 Hard   Mariana Dražić   Eva Vedder
  Stéphanie Judith Visscher
7–5, 4–6, [10–7]

Fed Cup participationEdit

SinglesEdit

Edition Round Date Location Against Surface Opponent W/L Score
2015 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone 14 April 2015 Ulcinj, Montenegro   Namibia Clay   Lesedi Sheya Jacobs W 7–6(7–1), 6–0
Europe/Africa Zone 15 April 2015 Ulcinj, Montenegro   Moldova Clay   Anastasia Vdovenco W 6–0, 6–2
Europe/Africa Zone 18 April 2015 Ulcinj, Montenegro   Cyprus Clay   Eliza Omirou W 6–2, 6–0

DoublesEdit

Edition Round Date Location Against Surface Partner Opponents W/L Score
2015 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone 14 April 2015 Ulcinj, Montenegro   Namibia Clay   Magdalena Stoilkovska   Lesedi Sheya Jacobs
  Lize-Elfrida Moolman
W 6–1, 6–2
Europe/Africa Zone 15 April 2015 Ulcinj, Montenegro   Moldova Clay   Magdalena Stoilkovska   Julia Helbet
  Alexandra Perper
L 6–7(1–7), 3–6
Europe/Africa Zone 18 April 2015 Ulcinj, Montenegro   Cyprus Clay   Magdalena Stoilkovska   Eliza Omirou
  Maria Siopacha
W 7–5, 6–4

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