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Johanna Konta
  • Nationality: AUS ()
  • Birthdate: May 17, 1991
  • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
  • Residence: Eastbourne, England
  • Turned Pro: Pro
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
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  • 2013 Final Ranking: 114
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Coached by Louis Cayer, and Julien Picot ... Parents are Gabor (hotelier) and Gabriella (dentist); older sister is Emese (works in fashion) ... Was introduced ... Read Full Bio

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  • Angelique Kerber: It Sounds Crazy But I Can Say I'm A Grand Slam Champion Now!
  • first to do so in three sets. And until Saturday, she had never before beaten a World No. 1. Kerber beat Victoria Azarenka and Johanna Konta en route to her first Grand Slam final. And in the first round she saved a match point against Masaki Doi. Here's what she said after th...
  • 2016-01-30
  • Dominant Serena Williams To Face Angelique Kerber In 2016 Australian Open Final
  • was 4-All. But otherwise just too good. In the final Serena will take on Angelique Kerber who ended the run of Brit Cinderella Johanna Konta 7-5, 6-2. Playing in her first semifinal, Konta fell behind early 3-0 before roaring back to take a 4-3 lead. But Kerber's experience pr...
  • 2016-01-28
  • Azarenka Out, Konta Kruises, Tennis-X Notes
  • Azarenka's outsider shot at the Australian Open title was squashed by a German on Wednesday in Melbourne, while unseeded Brit Johanna Konta gave fans even more to cheer about my moving into the semifinals. The No. 14-seeded Azarenka was unable to take advantage of a br...
  • 2016-01-27
  • Murray Wins, Raonic Sets Canadian History at Aussie Open
  • windy out there and not a consistent breeze. So a lot of unforced errors." Murray is part of a Brit threesome in the semis with Johanna Konta and his brother Jamie in the men's doubles. "It's been a great tournament so far, and hopefully we can all keep going," Murray said. "I...
  • 2016-01-27
  • Andy Murray v David Ferrer, Milos Raonic v Gael Monfils; Who'll Make It To The Australian Open SFs?
  • 3 In the women's draw, you have to like Victoria Azarenka, though I expect Angelique Kerber to give her a tussle. And I think Johanna Konta continues her incredible run beating qualifier Zhang. Tennis Channel and ESPN will have live coverage once again. ...
  • 2016-01-26
  • Super-Intense Serena Sends Sharapova South; Aggie Awaits at Aussie Open
  • matches on Wednesday in Melbourne will be (7) Angelique Kerber vs. (14) Victoria Azarenka, and the all-unseeded Johanna Konta of Britain vs. China's Shuai Zhang. ...
  • 2016-01-26
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  • Azarenka Out, Konta Kruises, Tennis-X Notes

  • Recent fan comments for Johanna Konta:

    Kurt Hafner

    Hi Jo - You are simply brilliant - And congratulations on your recent successes - Ranked 102 - Excellent progress at Roland Garros - Two great victories - And two great sets against Baygelzimmer - Guess, that your injury which was treated in the third set of your previous match led to the ultimate defeat - Never mind - Good luck and all the best for Devonshire Park and Wimbledon!

    Posted on May 6, 2014 at 08:36 ET

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