Bernarda Pera is a Croatian-born American tennis player. She has a career-high singles ranking of World No. 27, which she reached in June 2023.

Player Profile

Bernarda Pera was born on December 3, 1994, in Zadar, Croatia. She stands 176 cm tall and she is right-handed with a two-handed backhand.

Height / weight 1.76 m / 69 kg
Born 3 Dec 1994
Nationality United States United States
Playing Style Left Handed

She represented Croatia from 2009 to January 2013. Then she started representing the United States in March 2013. Pera is coached by Guillermo Cañas and since she turned pro, she has earned around US$3.7 million in prize money.


Pera started vying for a spot in the main draw of the US Open in 2014 but did not make it to the main draw of her first Grand Slam until 2018 when she was in the Australian Open and made it as far as the third round.

The same year, she also made her main draw Majors debut. She played in the Qatar Open, Miami Open, Madrid Open, Wuhan Open, and the China Open. She made it as far as the third round of the Madrid Open.

As a doubles player, she made it to the semifinals of Roland Garros in 2021.

Since she made her Grand Slam debut, she has been consistently appearing in the Grand Slams, and in 2023, she made it to the fourth round of the French Open. She also made it to the quarterfinals of the US Open as a doubles player that year.

Career Record


Career Titles: 2

  • Highest Singles Ranking: 27 (June 12, 2023)
  • Current Singles Ranking: 64 (September 25, 2023)

Best Grand Slam Singles Performances

  • Australian Open - 3R (2018, 2023)
  • French Open - 4R (2023)
  • Wimbledon - 1R (2018, 2019, 2021, 2022, 2023)
  • US Open - 3R (2023)


Career Titles: 1

  • Highest Doubles Ranking: 35 (February 21, 2022)
  • Current Doubles Ranking: 74 (September 25, 2023)

Best Grand Slam Doubles Performances

  • Australian Open - 3R (2021, 2022)
  • French Open - SF (2021)
  • Wimbledon - 2R (2023)
  • US Open - QF (2023)

Best Grand Slam Mixed Doubles Performances

  • Australian Open - 2R (2022)
  • French Open - 1R (2022)
  • Wimbledon - 2R (2023)
  • US Open - 2R (2022)

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