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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 25)
Tetovo, Macedonia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
PlaysRight (double-handed backhand)
Prize money$170,333
Singles
Career record249–134
Career titles9 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 170 (12 June 2017)
Current rankingNo. 387 (24 June 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian OpenQ3 (2017)
French OpenQ1 (2017)
WimbledonQ1 (2017)
US OpenQ2 (2018)
Doubles
Career record229–72
Career titles38 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 116 (12 June 2017)
Current rankingNo. 407 (24 June 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
WimbledonQ1 (2017)
Team competitions
Fed Cup5–1
Last updated on: 26 June 2019.

She has career-high WTA rankings of 170 in singles, achieved on 12 June 2017, and of 116 in doubles, set on 12 June 2017. Gjorcheska has won nine singles titles and 38 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit.

Playing for Macedonia in Fed Cup, Gjorcheska has a W/L record of 5–1. At the 2016 US Open, she lost in the first round of qualifications to Catherine Bellis. It was her first Grand Slam appearance.

At the 2017 Australian Open, Gjorcheska beat Sachia Vickery in the first round of qualifications. Thus, securing herself a position in the second round of qualifications against Dalma Gálfi. This was her first appearance at the Australian Open. She beat Dalma Gálfi in straight sets and then lost to Stefanie Vögele in three. She played her first WTA main-draw tournament at 2017 Ladies Open Biel Bienne, and lost in the first round to Markéta Vondroušová. Then she made the finals at the Tunis $60,000 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 she is slowly climbing on the rankings again.

WTA 125 series finalsEdit

Doubles: 1 (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 FinalsEdit

Singles: 22 (9–13)Edit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 / $80,000 tournaments
$50,000 / $60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 / $15,000 tournaments
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 28 May 2012 Arad, Romania Clay   Viktória Maľová 4–6, 6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 1. 6 August 2012 Pirot, Serbia Clay   Teodora Mirčić 3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2. 5 August 2013 Arad, Romania Clay   Anastasiya Komardina 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 7 October 2013 Ruse, Bulgaria Clay   Diana Šumová 1–6, 3–6
Runner-up 4. 26 May 2014 Sousse, Tunisia Hard   Ana Sofía Sánchez 3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 5. 6 July 2014 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow 6–4, 4–6, 2–6
Winner 2. 22 September 2014 Varna, Bulgaria Clay   Pernilla Mendesová 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 6. 1 December 2014 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Pia König 5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 7. 5 April 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Mariam Bolkvadze 1–6, 4–6
Runner-up 8. 16 May 2015 Bol, Croatia Clay   Anastasiya Komardina 3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 9. 23 May 2015 Bol, Croatia Clay   Anastasiya Komardina 3–6, 6–1, 3–6
Winner 3. 21 June 2015 Tarsus, Turkey Clay   Lenka Wienerová 6–2, 6–4
Winner 4 6 September 2015 Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia Clay   Nina Potočnik 6–7, 6–1, 6–0
Winner 5. 8 November 2015 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Aleksandra Pospelova 6–3, 4–6, 6–0
Runner-up 10. 15 November 2015 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Alisa Kleybanova 3–6, 4–6
Winner 6. 24 January 2016 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Ekaterine Gorgodze 1–6, 6–3, 6–2
Winner 7. 30 April 2016 Manisa, Turkey Clay   Alona Fomina 6–1, 6–2
Winner 8. 3 July 2016 Stuttgart, Germany Clay   Dalila Jakupović 6–2, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 11. 9 July 2016 Turin, Italy Clay   Dalila Jakupović 5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 12. 30 April 2017 Tunis, Tunisia Clay   Richèl Hogenkamp 5–7, 4–6
Winner 9. 9 July 2017 Denain, France Clay   Mari Osaka 6–2, 5–7, 7–6(8–6)
Runner-up 13. 24 March 2019 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Seone Mendez 4–6, 0–6

Doubles: 60 (40–20)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 8 April 2012 Heraklion, Greece Carpet   Despoina Vogasari   Martina Borecká
  Petra Krejsová
0–6, 0–6
Runner-up 2. 15 April 2012 Heraklion, Greece Carpet   Despoina Vogasari   Martina Borecká
  Petra Krejsová
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 3. 26 May 2012 Timisoara, Romania Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Teodora Mirčić
  Andreea Mitu
1–6, 2–6
Winner 1. 3 June 2012 Arad, Romania Clay   Viktória Maľová   Alexandra Damaschin
  Patricia Maria Țig
w/o
Runner-up 4. 24 June 2012 Niš, Serbia Clay   Maria Mokh   Lütfiye Esen
  Hülya Esen
6–3, 6–7(2–7), [6–10]
Winner 2. 1 July 2012 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Lütfiye Esen
  Hülya Esen
6–3, 6–2
Runner-up 5. 8 July 2012 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Lucia Butkovská
  Victoria Kan
0–6, 6–2, [7–10]
Runner-up 6. 12 August 2012 Pirot, Serbia Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Raluca Elena Platon
  Eva Wacanno
2–6, 6–1, [8–10]
Runner-up 7. 13 October 2012 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Alona Fomina   Anaïs Laurendon
  Kateřina Vaňková
2–6, 4–6
Winner 3. 20 October 2012 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Alona Fomina   Alice Matteucci
  Barbara Sobaszkiewicz
6–0, 6–4
Winner 4. 19 May 2013 Marathon, Greece Hard   Despoina Vogasari   Anett Kontaveit
  Laura Deigman
6–4, 2–6, [10–6]
Winner 5. 7 July 2013 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Viktorija Rajicic
  Viktoriya Tomova
6–3, 6–0
Winner 6. 18 August 2013 Brčko, Bosnia & Herzegovina Clay   Dalia Zafirova   Katarina Jokić
  Nikolina Jović
7–5, 6–1
Winner 7. 8 September 2013 Belgrade, Serbia Clay   Camelia Hristea   Xenia Knoll
  Tamara Čurović
6–0, 6–1
Winner 8. 15 September 2013 Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia Clay   Polina Leykina   Rebecca Šramková
  Natalia Vajdová
6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 8. 6 October 2013 Albena, Bulgaria Clay   Camelia Hristea   Dalia Zafirova
  Eva Wacanno
6–4, 2–6, [8–10]
Runner-up 9. 13 October 2013 Ruse, Bulgaria Clay   Camelia Hristea   Irina Maria Bara
  Eva Wacanno
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 10. 10 November 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Martina Kubicková   Diana Buzean
  Raluca Elena Platon
5–7, 1–6
Winner 9. 17 November 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Anastasia Vdovenko   Diana Buzean
  Raluca Elena Platon
6–3, 6–2
Winner 10. 24 November 2013 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Anastasia Vdovenko   Bianca Hîncu
  Kyoka Okamura
6–1, 2–6, [10–7]
Runner-up 11. 20 June 2014 Niš, Serbia Clay   Marina Lazic   Alexandra Nancarrow
  Maria Sakkari
3–6, 0–6
Winner 11. 27 June 2014 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow   Lütfiye Esen
  Hülya Esen
6–2, 6–4
Winner 12. 4 July 2014 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow   Olga Fridman
  Elizaveta Ianchuk
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
Winner 13. 25 July 2014 Palic, Serbia Clay   Elizaveta Ianchuk   Irina Maria Bara
  Camelia Hristea
6–4, 6–1
Winner 14. 2 August 2014 Timisoara, Romania Clay   Katarina Adamovic   Raluca Elena Platon
  Cristina Stancu
6–2, 7–5
Runner-up 12. 8 August 2014 Arad, Romania Clay   Camelia Hristea   Irina Bara
  Diana Buzean
6–4, 5–7, [6–10]
Winner 15. 12 September 2014 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Despina Papamichail   Rebecca Sramkova
  Julia Terziyska
6–1, 6–4
Winner 16. 28 March 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Arabela Fernandez Rabener   Anna Morgina
  Julia Terziyska
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 17. 4 April 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard   Julia Terziyska   Wiktoria Kulik
  Karolina Silwanowicz
6–0, 6–0
Winner 18. 8 May 2015 Bol, Croatia Clay   Tena Lukas   Alexandra Perper
  Anastasia Vdovenco
6–0, 6–3
Winner 19. 23 May 2015 Bol, Croatia Clay   Christina Shakovets   Karin Kennel
  Iva Primorac
4–6, 6–2, [10–2]
Winner 20. 12 June 2015 Galati, Romania Clay   Cristina Dinu   Irina Maria Bara
  Diana Buzean
6–4, 6–2
Winner 21. 20 June 2015 Tarsus, Turkey Clay   Melis Sezer   Nora Niedmers
  Alina Wessel
6–3, 6–1
Winner 22. 26 June 2015 Prokuplje, Serbia Clay   Alexandra Nancarrow   Dominika Paterová
  Vendula Žovincová
6–2, 6–2
Winner 23. 4 September 2015 Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia Clay   Chantal Škamlová   Marina Lazić
  Bojana Marinković
6–4, 6–0
Winner 24. 18 September 2015 Podgorica, Montenegro Clay   Melis Sezer   Nikoleta Bulatović
  Nina Kalezić
6–0, 6–0
Winner 25. 26 September 2015 Bol, Croatia Clay   Mariana Dražić   Julia Wachaczyk
  Mandy Wagemaker
7–6(7–5), 6–3
Winner 26. 7 November 2015 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Iva Primorac   Gyulnara Nazarova
  Aleksandra Pospelova
6–4, 6–3
Winner 27. 14 November 2015 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Iva Primorac   Alona Fomina
  Christina Shakovets
6–4, 4–6, [13–11]
Winner 28. 24 January 2016 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Ioana Loredana Roșca   Steffi Distelmans
  Chiara Grimm
6–2, 6–2
Runner-up 13. 31 January 2016 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Ioana Loredana Roșca   Viktória Kužmová
  Petra Uberalová
6–7(3–7), 7–6(8–6), [5–10]
Runner-up 14. 28 February 2016 Beinasco, Italy Clay (i)   Dea Herdželaš   Arantxa Rus
  İpek Soylu
4–6, 2–6
Runner-up 15. 13 March 2016 Hammamet, Tunisia Clay   Isabella Shinikova   Julia Grabher
  Naomi Totka
7–5, 1–6, [11–13]
Runner-up 16. 3 June 2016 Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary Clay   Irina Bara   Laura Pigossi
  Nadia Podoroska
3–6, 0–6
Runner-up 17. 10 June 2016 Padua, Italy Clay   Cristina Dinu   Katarzyna Piter
  Alice Matteucci
6–2, 6–7(1–7), [8–10]
Winner 29. 17 June 2016 Szeged, Hungary Clay   Cristina Dinu   Justyna Jegiołka
  Guadalupe Pérez Rojas
4–6, 6–1, [10–4]
Winner 30. 2 July 2016 Stuttgart, Germany Clay   Florencia Molinero   Aminat Kushkhova
  Diana Šumová
1–6, 6–1, [10–7]
Winner 31. 8 July 2016 Turin, Italy Clay   Dalila Jakupović   Alice Matteucci
  Sofia Shapatava
6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 18. 10 September 2016 Sofia, Bulgaria Clay   Viktoriya Tomova   Valentini Grammatikopoulou
  Quirine Lemoine
4–6, 6–4, [6–10]
Winner 32. 17 September 2016 Dobrich, Bulgaria Clay   Isabella Shinikova   Laura Schaeder
  Melanie Stokke
6–7(13–15), 6–2, [10–6]
Winner 33. 25 September 2016 Saint-Malo, France Clay   Diāna Marcinkēviča   Alexandra Cadanțu
  Jaqueline Cristian
3–6, 6–3, [10–8]
Winner 34. 26 November 2016 Valencia, Spain Clay   Galina Voskoboeva   Alicia Herrero Linana
  Ksenija Sharifova
6–0, 6–0
Winner 35. 1 April 2017 Pula, Italy Clay   Bernarda Pera   Prarthana Thombare
  Eva Wacanno
6–2, 6–3
Winner 36. 23 April 2017 Chiasso, Switzerland Clay   Aleksandrina Naydenova   Kateřina Kramperová
  Rosalie van der Hoek
7–5, 2–6, [10–7]
Runner-up 19. 24 March 2019 Antalya, Turkey Clay   Cristina Dinu   Daria Mishina
  Ksenia Palkina
3–6, 6–3, [10–12]
Winner 37. 27 May 2019 Essen, Germany Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Alena Fomina
  Anastasia Zarycká
6–3, 6–3
Winner 38. 16 June 2019 Minsk, Belarus Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Ilona Kremen
  Iryna Shymanovich
6–7(4–7), 6–4, [10–8]
Runner-up 20. 23 June 2019 Ystad, Sweden Clay   Anastasiya Komardina   Emily Arbuthnott
  Anna Danilina
6–3, 2–6, [4–10]
Winner 39. 14 July 2019 Getxo, Spain Clay (i)   Anastasiya Komardina   Vanda Lukács
  Nina Stadler
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 40. 11 August 2019 Hechingen, Germany Clay   Cristina Dinu   Olga Danilović
  Georgina García Pérez
4–6, 7–5, [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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