Barbora Krejčíková is a young talented Czech professional tennis player. She gained fame for her high singles throughout her career she has been ranked 33 among the world tennis players which she reached on May 31, 2021. She reached the rank of number 1 on October 22, 2018, in the WTA double singles.
Barbora was born on 18th December 1995 in Brno, Czech Republic. She was raised and brought up by her parents Karel Hradecky, her father, and her mother Pavla Hradecka. She has not even revealed their profession or any details about her siblings except that she has a sister named Petra Hradecka.
Barbora attended a local high school, after which she enrolled in a college or University of which she has never mentioned the name. As an athlete and a professional player, she is expected to have graduated majoring in the field of sports.
Barbora Krejčíková Career
Barbora Krejčíková started playing tennis when she was 6 years old. She started her professional career by first playing in the WTA final in doubles with Lucie Hradecka but lost to Timea Bacsinszky and Kristina Barrois.
Barbora won her first WTA 125K label at Open de Limoges where she teamed up with Mandy Minella in November 2015 after which, she never won the title again. She lost the first qualification round of the Australian Open and Wimbledon in 2016 where she lost the casual to debut in the main draw of a grand slam.
She reached the second round of the grand slam but she lost there to Martina Hingis CoCo Vandeweghe at the US Open in 2017. Barbora reached the first round of the WTA singles finals at the Nuremberg Cup where she lost the finals against Kiki Bertens in 2017.
In 2018, Barbora reached the finals of the Shenzhen Open she lost her last match against Irina and Simona Halep. She then lost to Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka at the Indian Wells Open in 2019 but she played in the final.
Rise to Prominence
In 2020, Barbora Krejčíková boosted her career single rankings as she could qualify for the Australian Open for the first time and got her first win there. She marked her second consecutive win when she won in the mixed doubles with Nikola Mektic.
2021 was quite remarkable and turned out to be so lucky as she achieved remarkable feats. She won the Australian Open as well as the French Open and also made her Wimbledon debut as 14th seed. However, she couldn’t perform as per her potential and lost to Ashleigh Barty in the round of 16.
Barbora competed in the US Open and continued her recent form as she cemented her place in the quarterfinals. She won a fierce battle against Muguruza however she faced defeat against Aryna Sabalenka in the quarter-final and her run in the US Open came to an end.
After that, she went on to practice hard for the upcoming tennis tournament which is the US Open 2022, and reached the Second Round. Although she was defeated by the Serbian female tennis star Aleksandra Krunic in the early stage but still made an incredible comeback in the doubles.
Along with Siniakova, she won the doubles titles and with this feat, she completed her Career Golden Slam and registered her third doubles grand slam in the same year. Barbora will play against Anhelina Kalinina in the third round of the Australian Open 2023 in order to keep her hope alive for yet another grand slam.
Barbora Krejčíková Biography
|Real Name||Barbora Krejčíková|
|Birth Date||December 18, 1995|
|Age (as of 2023)||27 Years|
|Birth Place||Brno, Czech Republic|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 10” – in Centimeters – 178 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 62 kg – in Pounds – 137 lbs|
|Shoe Size||9 (U.S.)|
|Sister||One (Petra Hradecka)|
|Who is her Boyfriend?||Not Known|
As for Barbora’s dating life, she is currently single and wants to focus on her tennis career. She still has a long way to go for her career as an athlete for which she still needs to concentrate on her game rather than dating. As per the reports, she had a relationship earlier but she has not revealed the name of that charming guy, although the couple broke up due to unknown reasons.
Barbora Krejčíková Net Worth
The 27-year-old athlete accumulated an estimated net worth of more than $8 million so far from her blistering career. Her main source of income is her profession as an athlete and a tennis player. Barbora is one of the highest-earning women’s tennis players in the world.
As per the WTA official site, she gathered around $1.4 million in prize money from various tournaments. So far in her career journey, she has amassed more than $11 million in winning. Apart from this, she is also making quite a healthy amount from her sponsorships and advertising campaigns.
- Barbora currently resides in Ivancice in the Czech Republic.
- She started practicing at the age of 6.
- Barbora shares her date of birth with the famous Grammy-winning singer Billie Eilish.
- She has been the winner of the Australian Glam Slam Mixed Doubles thrice in 2019, 2020, and 2021.
- Barbora was the winner of the Fed Cup in 2018.
- She has earned prize money of over $ 3585129 USD for her games.