An outstanding junior player, who won successive Australian Open junior titles in 2002-2003 and was the the top-ranked ITF junior doubles player, Barbora Zahlavova Strycova is a speedy baseliner. She defeated Marina Erakovic in the Québec City final to capture her first WTA singles title in 2011. Zahlavova Strycova won five of her 15 career doubles titles in 2011 (four of the five with Czech compatriot Iveta Benesova). An emotional player known for sometimes smashing her racquet during changeovers, she is coached by her husband, Jakub Zahlava.
Barbora Zahlavova Strycova Tournament History
2011: Québec City
2011: Luxembourg, 's-Hertogenbosch, Sydney, Monterrey, Barcelona
2010: Paris, Monterrey, Tokyo, Acapulco
2009: Québec City, Luxembourg
2005: Warsaw, Rabat