Romina Oprandi Bio

  • Coached by brother, Romeo Oprandi
  • Full name is Romina Sarina Oprandi; baseliner whose favorite shot is drop shot; favorite surface is clay
  • Mother, Romy, is a sports center manager; father, Roberto, is a telecommunications recruitment specialist and sports center owner
  • Began playing at age 6 when brother introduced her to the sport
  • Also plays soccer, table tennis, basketball, badminton and many other sports
  • Enjoys spending time with her family, watching her favorite ice hockey team (Davos), movies, music, singing
  • Speaks Swiss-German, English, French, Italian, Spanish
  • Favorite movies are The Prisoner and Olympus Has Fallen; favorite singers include Troy, Baschi, Beatrice Egli, Sportfreunde Stiller and The Passenger
  • Favorite cities are Rome and New York; favorite tournaments are Rome, Beijing and Miami
  • Most memorable experience is winning Orange Bowl for Under 12s in 1998
  • Most admires Arno Del Curto and Judy Murray.
Biographical information from WTA. Unless noted otherwise all data as of year-end 2013.

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