Karolína Plíšková was the number one world ranking for eight consecutive weeks in 2017. By singularist, she won nine WTA titles, boasting as the best result in testing a Grand Slam for the US Open 2016 final.
She was born in Louny, Czech Republic, on 21 March 1992.
Shee won the Australian Open 2010 – Singles Girls defeating in the final Laura Robson, with a score of 6-1, 7-6 (5).
March 3, 2013 wins her first WTA career tournament in Kuala Lumpur, finishing the US Bethanie Mattek-Sands.
At the Generali Ladies Linz 2013 wins the first double WTA title with her sister, Kristýna.
On February 2, 2014 loses the final of the Pattaya Women’s Open against Russian Ekaterina Makarova. At the Gastein Ladies 2014 wins the third WTA title in double with her sister Kristýna, beating Andreja Klepač and María Teresa Torró Flor in the final.
She continues her extraordinary 2014 winning the fifth finals of the year and her sixth career at Generali Ladies Linz.
In January 2015 she won seventh final WTA career at Apia International Sydney where she was beaten by the Kvitova national team with 2 tie-breaks the first finished 7 points to 5 and the second 8 to 6 points.
On August 10, 2015, she entered for the first time in the standings for the ten strongest women’s tennis players in the world after the final loss to Stanford against Angelique Kerber.
In September, after eliminating Serena Williams in the semifinals, she won her first Grand Slam Final, and more precisely the US Open in New York, playing against the German Angelique Kerber.
The 2017 season begins with the victory of Brisbane International, where Karolína sets in the final against Alizé Cornet for a score of 6-3, 6-0. In February, she won her eighth WTA title, Qatar Total Open in Doha, defeating Caroline Wozniacki in the final.
After winning the third season title and the ninth in total, AEGON International 2017, the tennis player becomes the number one world ranking for the first time.