Anastasia Sevastova is a professional tennis player from the Latvia who has won 4 tournaments. Numerous victories at tournaments have helped her rise to No. 11 in the WTA rankings in October 2018, which is her best result.
13 April 1990
Liepāja, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union
1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Anastasija Sevastova was born April 13, 1990 in Liepaja in the former Soviet Union. Her mother Diana Golovanova is an English teacher.
Anastasia took up a racket for the first time at the age of six and began her athletic career in 2006. However, in 2012 due to health problems, she announced her retirement from the sport. During this time Sevastova studied leisure tourism in Austria. In 2015, the athlete began to feel better and decided to resume playing on the Tour.
Favorite surfaces – hard and clay. Favorite stroke – backhand. Tennis idols are Steffi Graf and Andre Agassi. The tennis player speaks four languages – Latvian, English, Russian and German. In addition to tennis, she is fond of soccer and jet skiing.