Ranking
#6

Karolina
Pliskova

  • Age:
    24

  • Country:
    Czech Republic

  • Residence:
    Louny, 
    Czech Republic

  • Turned Pro:
    2009

  • 2016 Earnings:
    $3,293,105

News

U.S. Open finalist Karolina Pliskova upset by Aliaksandra Sasnovich in Tokyo

Top-seeded Garbine Muguruza advanced with a comfortable 6-3, 6-3 win over Anastasija Sevastova. 

Baseline's U.S. Open Takeaways, No. 5: Karolina Pliskova's huge breakthrough

The Czech finally made it to the second week of a major, and did so in a big way. 

Karolina Pliskova's coach says U.S. Open finalist believes in herself now

The Czech's next goal? Qualifying for the WTA Finals in Singapore. 

Who made the grade, and who came up short? Handing out our U.S. Open assessments

Angelique Kerber and Stan Wawrinka weren't the only ones who turned heads in Flushing Meadows. 

With U.S. Open on the line, Angelique Kerber did what No. 1 players do: Hit the shot of her life

In danger of falling behind 4-3 to Pliskova in the third set, Kerber hit a brilliant shot that turned the match around.