Vera Lapko

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Vera Lapko
Вера Лапко
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Lapko at the 2015 Fed Cup
Full name Vera Valeryevna Lapko
Country (sports)  Belarus
Residence Minsk
Born (1998-09-29) 29 September 1998 (age 19)
Minsk
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Coach Vladimir Kruk
Prize money $302,212
Singles
Career record 132–59 (69.11%)
Career titles 0 WTA, 6 ITF
Highest ranking No. 69 (23 July 2018)
Current ranking No. 69 (23 July 2018)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open Q2 (2017)
French Open Q1 (2018)
Wimbledon 2R (2018)
US Open Q2 (2017)
Doubles
Career record 68–32 (68%)
Career titles 0 WTA, 7 ITF
Highest ranking No. 84 (16 April 2018)
Current ranking No. 101 (30 July 2018)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open 1R (2018)
Wimbledon 1R (2018)
Australian Open Junior QF (2015)
French Open Junior 2R (2015)
Wimbledon Junior F (2015)
US Open Junior F (2014)
Team competitions
Fed Cup 5–2 (71.43%)
Last updated on: 30 July 2018.

Vera Valeryevna Lapko (Belarusian: Вера Валер'еўна Лапко; born 29 September 1998 in Minsk) is a Belarusian tennis player.

Lapko has won six singles and seven doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 23 July 2018, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 69. On 16 April 2018, she peaked at world No. 84 in the doubles rankings.

Lapko reached the 2014 US Open girls' doubles and 2015 Wimbledon girls' doubles finals, both times partnering Tereza Mihalíková.[1][2] She won the girls' singles title at the 2016 Australian Open, defeating Mihalíková in the final.[3]

Playing for Belarus at the Fed Cup, Lapko has a win–loss record of 5–2.[4]

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles: 2 (2 runners-up)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–2)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–1)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 19 September 2016 Guangzhou International Women's Open Hard Belarus Olga Govortsova United States Asia Muhammad
China Peng Shuai
2–6, 6–7(3–7)
Runner-up 2. 15 April 2018 Ladies Open Lugano Clay Belarus Aryna Sabalenka Belgium Kirsten Flipkens
Belgium Elise Mertens
1–6, 3–6

ITF finals (13–8)[edit]

Singles: 8 (6–2)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000/$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (5–0)
Clay (1–2)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 2 March 2015 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard Czech Republic Markéta Vondroušová 7–5, 6–3
Runner-up 1. 6 June 2016 Minsk, Belarus Clay Russia Anna Kalinskaya 4–6, 3–6
Winner 2. 18 July 2016 Astana, Kazakhstan Hard Russia Valeria Savinykh 7–6(7–3), 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 2. 11 June 2017 Staré Splavy, Czech Republic Clay Slovakia Anna Karolína Schmiedlová 4–6, 5–7
Winner 3. 13 August 2017 Landisville, United States Hard Slovakia Anna Karolína Schmiedlová 4–6, 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 4. 1 October 2017 Clermont-Ferrand, France Hard (i) Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs 6–4, 6–4
Winner 5. 5 May 2018 Khimki, Russia Hard (i) Russia Anastasia Potapova 6–1, 6–3
Winner 6. 20 May 2018 Saint-Gaudens, France Clay Netherlands Quirine Lemoine 6–2, 6–4

Doubles: 13 (7–6)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$75,000 tournaments
$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments
Finals by surface
Hard (5–4)
Clay (2–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–1)
Outcome No. Date Category Tournament Surface Partnering Opponents Score
Winner 1. 2 March 2015 $10,000 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard Czech Republic Markéta Vondroušová Russia Anna Morgina
Norway Caroline Rohde-Moe
6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 9 March 2015 $10,000 Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt Hard Belarus Anhelina Kalita India Prarthana Thombare
Russia Ekaterina Yashina
4–6, 7–5, [6–10]
Runner-up 2. 29 February 2016 $10,000 Mâcon, France Hard (i) Denmark Emilie Francati France Manon Arcangioli
Croatia Silvia Njirić
5–7, 6–7(5–7)
Runner-up 3. 7 November 2016 $25,000 Minsk, Belarus Hard (i) Belarus Ilona Kremen Russia Anna Kalinskaya
Belarus Nika Shytkouskaya
2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 4. 14 November 2016 $25,000 Zawada, Poland Carpet (i) Belarus Ilona Kremen Poland Justyna Jegiołka
Latvia Diāna Marcinkēviča
4–6, 5–7
Winner 2. 25 February 2017 $25,000 Moscow, Russia Hard (i) Ukraine Dayana Yastremska Netherlands Bibiane Schoofs
Russia Ekaterina Yashina
7–5, 6–3
Winner 3. 27 March 2017 $60,000 Croissy-Beaubourg, France Hard (i) Russia Polina Monova France Manon Arcangioli
Poland Magdalena Fręch
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 5. 6 May 2017 $25,000 Lleida, Spain Clay Bulgaria Aleksandrina Naydenova Venezuela Andrea Gámiz
Spain Georgina García Pérez
1–6, 6–4, [8–10]
Winner 4. 25 June 2017 $25,000+H Warsaw, Poland Clay Australia Priscilla Hon Poland Katarzyna Kawa
Poland Katarzyna Piter
7–6(7–3), 6–4
Winner 5. 1 July 2017 $25,000+H Toruń, Poland Clay Russia Anna Morgina Czech Republic Miriam Kolodziejová
Czech Republic Jesika Malečková
6–2, 6–3
Runner-up 6. 30 July 2017 $60,000 Sacramento, United States Hard Serbia Jovana Jakšić United States Desirae Krawczyk
Mexico Giuliana Olmos
1–6, 2–6
Winner 6. 6 August 2017 $60,000 Lexington, United States Hard Australia Priscilla Hon Japan Hiroko Kuwata
Russia Valeria Savinykh
6–3, 6–4
Winner 7. 29 September 2017 $25,000 Clermont-Ferrand, France Hard (i) Sweden Cornelia Lister United Kingdom Sarah Beth Grey
United Kingdom Olivia Nicholls
6–4, 6–3

Junior Grand Slam finals[edit]

Girls' Singles[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Opponent Score
Winner 2016 Australian Open Hard Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková 6–3, 6–4

Girls' Doubles[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 2014 US Open Hard Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková Turkey İpek Soylu
Switzerland Jil Teichmann
7–5, 2–6, [7–10]
Runner-up 2015 Wimbledon Grass Slovakia Tereza Mihalíková Hungary Dalma Gálfi
Hungary Fanny Stollár
3–6, 2–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Final lineups decided at Flushing Meadows". International Tennis Federation. 7 September 2014. Retrieved 5 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Harwitt, Sandra (12 July 2015). "Big serving Opelka wins Wimbledon junior title". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 19 July 2015. 
  3. ^ Fraser, Stuart (30 January 2016). "Anderson and Lapko triumph in Melbourne". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 8 March 2016. 
  4. ^ Vera Lapko at the Fed Cup

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