Mariya Koryttseva Bio


  • Coached by mother, Elena Chelnokova
  • Father is Sergey Koryttsev (manager); mother is Elena Chelnokova (photographer); sister is Anastasia Koryttseva (psychologist)
  • Introduced to tennis at age 6 by parents
  • Favorite surface is clay; favorite shot is forehand
  • Speaks Russian, English, Ukrainian
  • Relaxes by listening to music, reading, visiting friends and spending time in nature; also likes skiing, soccer, hiking and swimming
  • Favorite place to visit is New Zealand (beautiful nature, good friends); favorite tournament is Palermo
  • Most memorable experience was competing at 2008 Olympics
  • Goal is to reach Top 10 in singles and doubles.
Biographical information from WTA. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.


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