Kava Juvan is a professional tennis player from Slovenia. She has been a pro tennis player since 2016. She achieved her highest ranking to date of 90 on October 2021. As of December 2021, she is ranked 101 in the world.

Juvan holds 7 ITF titles and she won her first WTA doubles title at the 2021 Winners Open which was held in Cluj-Napoca. She was paired with Russian tennis player Natela Dzalamidze at the time.

Height / weight 1.7 m / 58 kg
Born Nov 25, 2000
Nationality Slovenia Slovenia
Nickname Kaja

Player Bio

Kava was born on November 25, 2020, in Slovenia. Her hometown is Ljubljana. She stands 170 centimeters tall and her last listed weight is 58 kilograms. She swings with her right hand and she has a double-handed backhand.

She started playing tennis at just 5 years old. She turned professional in 2016 and as of December 2021, she has accumulated winnings of $1,084,155. Juvan prefers playing on clay surfaces.

Grand Slam Appearances

As of 2021, she is yet to win a Grand Slam event but she has appeared at all four of them. In 2020, made her Grand Slam debut at the French Open. She lost in the first round. She would later go on to qualify for that year’s Wimbledon. There, she lost in a match against Serena Williams.

In 2021, she made it to the third round of the qualifiers at the Australian Open by beating Johanna Konta. This marked her first top-15 Grand Slam win. She was eventually defeated by Jennifer Brady. This performance saw her breakthrough in the Top 100 in the world rankings.

In June of that year at Wimbledon, Juvan made it to the first round, her second top-15 win for the year.

National Team Career

Juvan has represented Slovenia in many international events, including the Fed Cup. There she has a record of 7-8.

Grand Slam Singles Results

2020 - French Open, 2R
2021 - Australian Open, 3R
2021 - Wimbledon, 3R
2020, 2021 - US Open, 2R

Grand Slam Doubles Results

2021 – Wimbledon, 1R

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