Vera Lapko

Born Sep 29, 1998
Nationality Belarus Belarus
Nickname Vera

Vera Lapko is a female Belarusian professional tennis player born on September 29, 199 in Minsk. She is coached by Vladimir Kruk and plays right-handed with a two-handed backhand. Lapko favors grass and hard surfaces.

She began playing tennis at the age of 5 started playing professionally in 2014 in the ITF circuit. By the next season, she already won one singles ITF titled and one doubles ITF title. Lapko had her first main-draw event in the WTA at Katowice.

Lapko reached the qualifying rounds at both the US Open and the Australian Open in 2017 as well as the quarterfinal at Moscow. In 2018, she reached the quarterfinal at Guangzhou, Luxembourg, and Tashkent. She also reached the semifinal at Lugano in the same year, propelling her to world ranking number 65 and her first top 100 season.

Since turning pro, Vera Lapko has a career record of 144 victories and 73 losses. She also won 6 ITF career titles in singles. In doubles, she has a career record of 78 victories and 40 losses. The highest rank she achieved was at No. 60, which she attained on October 1, 2018. Currently, she is ranked at No. 62 as of April1, 2019. Lapko still has to win a Grand Slam tournament but has already made appearances at the four Grand Slam events.

Player Statistics:• 144–73 (66.4%) career record – singles• 6 International Tennis Federation career titles – singles• 78–40 (66.1%) career record - doubles• 7 International Tennis Federation career titles – doubles

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