Vera Lapko

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Vera Lapko
Вера Лапко
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Wimbledon 2018
Full nameVera Valeryevna Lapko
Country (sports) Belarus
ResidenceMinsk
Born (1998-09-29) 29 September 1998 (age 21)
Minsk
Height1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CoachVladimir Kruk
Prize money$696,145
Singles
Career record147–83 (63.9%)
Career titles6 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 60 (1 October 2018)
Current rankingNo. 143 (26 August 2019)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open1R (2019)
French Open1R (2019)
Wimbledon2R (2018)
US Open2R (2018)
Doubles
Career record81–42 (65.9%)
Career titles7 ITF
Highest rankingNo. 83 (14 May 2018)
Current rankingNo. 104 (26 August 2019)
Grand Slam Doubles results
French Open1R (2018)
Wimbledon1R (2018)
Australian Open JuniorQF (2015)
French Open Junior2R (2015)
Wimbledon JuniorF (2015)
US Open JuniorF (2014)
Team competitions
Fed Cup5–2 (71.4%)
Last updated on: 26 August 2019.

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

She has won six singles titles and seven doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit. On 1 October 2018, she reached her best singles ranking of world No. 60. On 14 May 2018, she peaked at No. 83 in the doubles rankings.

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

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

WTA career finals[edit]

Doubles (4 runner-ups)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (0–4)
Finals by surface
Hard (0–3)
Clay (0–1)
Grass (0–0)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 2016 Guangzhou Open, China International Hard Belarus Olga Govortsova United States Asia Muhammad
China Peng Shuai
2–6, 6–7(3–7)
Loss 0–2 Apr 2018 Ladies Open Lugano, Switzerland International Clay Belarus Aryna Sabalenka Belgium Kirsten Flipkens
Belgium Elise Mertens
1–6, 3–6
Loss 0–3 Sep 2018 Guangzhou Open, China International Hard Montenegro Danka Kovinić Australia Monique Adamczak
Australia Jessica Moore
6–4, 5–7, [4–10]
Loss 0–4 Oct 2018 Luxembourg Open International Hard (i) Luxembourg Mandy Minella Belgium Greet Minnen
Belgium Alison Van Uytvanck
6–7(3–7), 2–6

ITF finals[edit]

Singles (6–2)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$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 (7–6)[edit]

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 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.

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