Aryna Sabalenka is a professional tennis player from Belarus. She is a former World No.2 in women’s singles, a ranking she reached on August 23, 2021. As a doubles player, she reached the No.1 spot in February 2021 after winning the US Open women’s doubles in 2019 and the 2021 Australian Open women’s doubles. She has 10 career singles titles and 6 career doubles titles.

Player Profile

Aryna Siarhiejeŭna Sabalenka (Арына Сабаленка) was born on May 5, 1998 Minsk, Belarus. She currently resides in Miami, Florida in the United States. She stands 182 cm tall and she is a right-handed player with a two-handed backhand.

Height / weight 0.82 m / 80 kg
Born 5 May 1998
Nationality Belarus Belarus
Playing Style Right Handed
Nickname Aryna

She turned pro in 2015 and is coached by Anton Dubrov. Since then, she has earned US$10,683,065 in prize money.

Career

She did not debut as a professional player until 2013. She started playing the ITF circuit and only made her Grand Slam main draw debut as a singles player in 2017. She played in the qualifying rounds that year but was only in the main draw for Wimbledon. She made it to the second round.

In 2018, she was in the main draws of all four grand slams as a singles and doubles player. Her best finish that year was the fourth round of the US Open women’s singles.

One of her best years as a doubles player was in 2019. That year, she made it to the third round of the Australian Open, the semifinals of the French Open, the quarterfinals of Wimbledon, and she won the US Open. In January 2021, she won the Australian Open women’s doubles. By February that year, she was the no.1 ranked women’s doubles player in the world. She has not played in any doubles Grand Slam since her win. In both of her women’s doubles Grand Slam wins, she was paired with Elise Mertens.

Also in 2022, she made it to the semifinals of the singles event of both Wimbledon and the US Open. In 2022, she was in the fourth round of the Aussie Open and the third round of the French Open. This year, she was forced to miss Wimbledon because of the All-England Club’s ban on Russian and Belarusian players.

Career Record

Singles

  • Highest Singles Ranking: 2 (August23, 2021)
  • Current Singles Ranking: 6 (August23, 2022)

Best Grand Slam Singles Performances

  • Australian Open - 4R (2021, 2022)
  • French Open - 3R (2020, 2021, 2022)
  • Wimbledon - SF (2021)
  • US Open - SF (2021)

Other Singles Tournaments

  • Tour Finals - (2021)
  • Olympic Games - 2R (2020)

Doubles

  • Highest Doubles Ranking: 1 (February1, 2021)
  • Current Doubles Ranking: 338 (August23, 2022)

Best Grand Slam Doubles Performances

  • Australian Open - W (2021)
  • French Open - SF (2019)
  • Wimbledon - QF (2019)
  • US Open - W (2019)

Best Grand Slam Mixed Doubles Performances

  • Wimbledon - 2R (2019)

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