Luda just won her first pro title in Rome. She definitely deserves a thread. :drive:
1998. She was born in Russia but lives and trains in Italy since she was just 1 y.o. Heavy and powerful shots. She is definitely one of the biggest hopes for Italian tennis.
Name: Anna Kalinskaya
Born: 2nd December 1998 (14 years old)
Birth Place: Moscow, Russia
Favourite Surface: Clay
Favourite Player: Victoria Azarenka
Career High WTA Ranking: Unranked
Career High ITF Junior Ranking: #15
Career High Tennis Europe 14&U Ranking: #3
(Facebook fanpage :p)
So I assume most people who now know about her discovered her at this year's Eddie Herr tournament, where she reached the final as the #10 seed in G12s singles, but unfortunately lost to seed 8 Ellie Douglas, 7-6(4) 0-6 2-6. :sobbing:
Thanks to the streams who could...