A talented, powerful player, Kristina Mladenovic has shown her all-court skills in winning seven WTA doubles titles with seven different partners (though August 5, 2013). The daughter of athletes—mother Dzenita is a pro volleyball player and father Dragan is a pro handball player—Mladenovic won her first career title in November, at the WTA 125s event, the Taipei WTA Ladies Open. She partnered Daniel Nestor to win the 2013 Wimbledon mixed doubles title, weeks after the pair lost in the Roland Garros mixed doubles final. In October, 2013, Mladenovic and Flavia Pennetta beat Samantha Stosur and Zhang Shuai, 6-4, 6-3, to win the Osaka doubles title— Mladenovic's seventh career WTA doubles title. Mladenovic and Daniel Nestor paired to win the 2014 Australian Open mixed doubles crown. A former ITF world junior No. 1, Mladenovic won the 2009 Roland Garros girls' championship.
Kristina Mladenovic Tournament History
2013: Memphis, Charleston, Oeiras, Palermo, Osaka
2012: Montreal, Quebec City, 125/Taipei