Tamara Zidansek is a professional women’s tennis player from Slovenia. She was born on 26th December 1997 in Postojna, a town in the traditional region of Inner Carniola in southwestern Slovenia. Right-handed stalwart reached a career-high ranking of World No.56 in singles on 22nd July 2019.
Tamara Zidansek’s Junior Career
Zidansek began playing tennis with her father in her childhood during the summer. According to ITF records, Slovenian competed in the junior tournaments from August 2011 to December 2015. She won three titles on clay and one crown on the carpet in that period, and her junior career-high ranking was World No.16.
Tamara Zidansek’s WTA Career
Slovenian sensation started to appear on the WTA Tour in 2017. Since then, she has won two WTA 125K series singles titles at the Croatian Bol Ladies Open in 2018 and 2019. In addition to this, Tamara reached finals at the 2019 Nuremberg Cup and 2021 Copa Colsanitas in Bogota.
Incredibly, she made her Grand Slam singles semifinal debut at the 2021 French Open after upsetting No.6 seed Bianca Andreescu, American Madison Brengle, the Czech Katerina Siniakova, Romanian Sorana Cirstea, and Spaniard Paula Badosa.
Tamara has played the second round at the Australian Open and Wimbledon and the first round of the US Open.
In the doubles event, Zidansek captured titles at the 2018 Tashkent Open and 2020 Palermo Open and Linz Open and attained a championship match at the 2019 Zhengzhou.
Exciting Facts About Tamara Zidansek
Slovenian is 5 feet and 5 inches(1.68 meters) tall woman, and her nickname is Tami. She speaks Slovenian, English, Croatian and a little bit of German.
Zidansek favourite surface is clay and enjoys playing with mixing in volleys and slice. Her favourite movie is Back to the Future.
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