Ranking
#36

Yulia
Putintseva

  • Age:
    21

  • Country:
    Kazakhstan

  • Residence:
    N/A

  • Turned Pro:
    2009

  • 2016 Earnings:
    $746,592

News

Kurumi Nara upsets third-seeded Yulia Putintseva to advance at Japan Open

In other matches, sixth-seeded Shuai Zhang overpowered Naomi Osaka, 6-3, 6-2, to book her spot in the last eight.

Yulia Putintseva advances at Japan Open with win over Maria Sakkari

Putintseva saved six of eight break points she faced and will next play local favorite Karumi Nara. 

The Latest: Unseeded Bertens, Thiem book spots in French Open semifinals

The 58th-ranked player from the Netherlands will play Serena, and the 13th-seeded Austrian will take on Djokovic. 

Phew! Serena avoids massive upset, tops unseeded Putintseva to reach French Open semis

"I honestly didn't think I was going to win that in the second set,'' Williams admitted. ''Somehow I did.'' 

Another Great Serena Escape

The world No. 1 and Putintseva gave another chilly day in Chatrier a much-needed spark.