Andrea Hlavackova Bio


  • Coached by Tomas Petera
  • Father, Jan, is a master brewer (two family generations before him were general directors of brewery); mother, Jana, is a doctor; older sister is Jana
  • Hometown is Plzen (famous beer town)
  • Aggressive style of play
  • Didn't have an idol growing up but was motivated by reading Ivan Lendl's book; also admires Williams sisters
  • Enjoys doubles a lot but hopes to keep improving in singles
  • Goal in 2010 was to reach Top 100 (achieved it); new goal is Top 50
  • Halfway through law degree; intends to finish it one day; also interested in interior design
  • Likes actress Jennifer Aniston and singer Rihanna
  • Started a charity in 2012 called the Andrea Hlavackova Foundation (raising money for handicapped children and their families).
Biographical information from WTA. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.


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