The Czech Karolina Pliskova was in good shape before the start of the last Grand Slam tournament of the year. Pliskova did well at Wimbledon, reaching the final. At the Masters in Montreal, Pliskova also reached the final, but lost in two sets to Italian Camila Giorgi. Reaching the finals of this level of competition brought Pliskova $164,000 in prize money.
In this article, we’ll look at where else Karolina Pliskova is making money.
|Net Worth||24 500 000$|
|Born||21 March 1992
(now Czech Republic)
|Height||1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
Karolina Pliskova Career
The future star of the sport was born on March 21, 92 in the small Czech town of Louny. She has a twin sister, together with whom Karolina began her serious interest in tennis at the age of four.
At the age of fifteen, the Czech played her first WTA-tour tournament. A year later she won her debut ITF singles title.
First WTA Title
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The Czech started 2013 by competing in Brisbane, Australia. Karolina could not even make it through the qualifiers to make it to the main draw. In spite of such a poor start, Karolina won her debut WTA title in Kuala Lumpur in March of this year. In the finals, Plisokova defeated American player Bethanie Mattek Sands,-1/6,7/5,6/3. The athlete couldn’t achieve more success this season.
In the next season the Czech performed more confidently. Karolina won two titles in Seoul and Linz. Pliskova played three times in the finals of other competitions, but could not overcome her opponents.
2015 was a very successful year for Karolina. At the beginning of the year she reached the finals of two competitions in Sydney and Dubai, but lost to Petra Kvitova and Simona Halep respectively. At Birmingham and San Jose, German Angelique Kerber beat Czech tennis player Pliskova twice and did not let her win any more trophies. In the Czech Republic, Karolina was much more successful as she defeated Lucie Hradecká to win another trophy. Karolina managed to finish the year at number 11 in the WTA rankings.
First Grand Slam Final
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The next season Karoline managed to win a couple more titles in Nottingham and Cincinnati. The main achievement of the season was reaching the finals of the US Open, where she sensationally defeated Serena Williams in the semifinals. She did not capture her first Grand Slam trophy. German Angelique Kerber was stronger that night and won in three sets.
The year 2017 brought Pliskova victories at three tournaments in Eastbourne, Doha and Brisbane. The athlete also reached the semifinals of Roland Garros for the first time in her career, where she lost to Simona Halep of Romania.
For the next couple of seasons, Karolina continued to win titles at various WTA tournaments. She won a total of six tournaments in 2018-2019. She was also able to reach the quarterfinals at the Australian Open and US Open
Few athletes were able to perform well in 2020 due to the pandemic. Karolina managed to win another title in Brisbane, beating Madison Keys in three sets.
This season Karolina has not won a single title, but still is having a very successful season. The Czech played in the finals of two masters in Rome and Montreal and reached the semifinals of the Cincinnati Masters. Of course, her best achievement this season was reaching the Wimbledon finals. Ash Barty outlasted Pliskova in a tight three-set match and prevented her from winning her first Grand Slam title.
- 2020 – Brisbane;
- 2019 – Brisbane, Rome, Eastbourne, Zhengzhou;
- 2018 – Stuttgart Tokyo [PPO];
- 2017 – Brisbane, Doha, Eastbourne;
- 2016 – Nottingham, Cincinnati;
- 2015 – Prague; 2014 – Seoul, Linz;
- 2013 – Kuala Lumpur.
Karolina Pliskova’s Grand Slam Records
Karolina Pliskova has played several times in the finals of Grand Slam tournaments, but has not yet won the long-awaited trophy. We have compiled the statistics of her performances at the major majors in the table.
Karolina Pliskova Endorsements
Karolina Pliskova has long cooperated with the famous sportswear manufacturer Fila and tennis equipment manufacturer Babolat.
The Czech athlete is also supported by the following brands: SmartWings -a budget airline that flies to several European metropolitan areas and vacation destinations; Czech Airlines is the main air carrier of the Czech Republic; Mototechna sells used cars in good condition; EAU Thermale Avene is a cosmetics company that produces various skin care products; J&T Banka operates in the Czech financial sector; Hublot is a Swiss luxury watchmaker, Puente Romano is a beach resort, MOL is an integrated oil and gas group.
Karolina Pliskova Net Worth
In 2021 Karolina earned $2,061,970 in prize money for 46 matches in various tournaments. During his professional career, Pliskova earned $22,463,404 in prize money according to the official WTA website. We estimated Karolina Pliskova’s net worth at $24 500 000.
Karolina Pliskova’s prize money compared to other top-10 WTA players
Karolina Pliskova is a permanent member of the WTA top-10 ranking, she was even the first racquet of the world in 2017. We compared the current prize money of the top 10 tennis players with the prize money received by Karolina Pliskova.
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Czech tennis player Karolina Pliskova was born March 21, 1992, she is now 29 years old.
Former world number one Karolina Pliskova is 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) tall.
In 2021 Karolina earned $2,061,970 in prize money for 46 matches in various tournaments. During his professional career, Pliskova earned $22,463,404 in prize money.
Wimbledon finalist Karolina Pliskova is 72 kg /158 lbs.
A representative of the WTA top 10 ranking, Karolina Pliskova is backed by the following brands: SmartWings, Czech Airlines, Mototechna, EAU Thermale Avene, J&T Banka, Hublot, Puente Romano, MOL.
Karolina Pliskova started her professional career in 2009
No, Karolina has played in Grand Slam finals a few times, but she has never been able to win a trophy.
In July 2017, after a number of successful performances, Karolina Pliskova moved up to No. 1 in the WTA ranking, which is her best result.
Pliskova was born in Louny, a town in the Czech Republic