Aleksandra Krunić (Serbian Cyrillic: Александра Крунић; born 15 March 1993) is a Russian-born Serbian tennis player. She has won two doubles titles on the WTA Tour. In June 2018, Krunić won her first WTA singles title at the Rosmalen Grass Court Championships by beating Kirsten Flipkens in the final. In June 2018, she also reached her best singles rankings of world No. 39. In April 2017, she peaked at No. 43 in the doubles rankings.
Krunić was the runner–up of 2009 Australian Open in Girls' Doubles, along with Sandra Zaniewska. She made her WTA Tour debut at 2010 Banka Koper Slovenia Open, playing doubles with world No. 2 Jelena Janković, and made her WTA singles debut at the 2011 Poli-Farbe Budapest Grand Prix. In 2014 US Open, in her second main-draw appearance at a Grand Slam tournament, Krunić won her first main-draw match and then reached the fourth round, beating third seed Petra Kvitová in the process.
Krunić has wins over prime or close to their prime Garbiñe Muguruza, Petra Kvitová, Jeļena Ostapenko, Elina Svitolina, Johanna Konta, CoCo Vandeweghe, Sara Errani, Roberta Vinci, Madison Keys, Ekaterina Makarova and Caroline Garcia. She has wins over former top 10 players, Timea Bacsinszky, while she was coming back from injury, as well as over Kimiko Date and Roberta Vinci in their last career matches, which were played in front of their home crowds in Tokyo and Rome, respectively. She also has wins in the qualifying rounds over former top 5 players Francesca Schiavone and Daniela Hantuchová.
View More On Wikipedia.org