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Monica Niculescu
  • Nationality: ROU ()
  • Birthdate: September 25, 1987
  • Age: 30 years old
  • Birthplace: Slatina, Romania
  • Residence: Bucharest, Romania
  • Turned Pro: Pro (May 2002)
  • Plays: Right-handed (two-handed both sides)
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Coached by Calin Ciorbagiu ... Mother is Cristiana and father is Mihai (both engineers); has one sister, Gabriela... Enjoys music, shopping, watching movies an ... Read Full Bio

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  • Pliskova Bounced By Bellis; Kerber v Wozniacki Fri In Doha
  • round ahead of Caroline Wozniacki. Two Australian Open champions set up on a Friday clash. Wozniacki took a tough first set over Monica Niculescu then rolled to a 7-5, 6-1, win. And she'll now face Angelique Kerber who came back to beat Johanna Konta 1-6, 6-1, 6-3. "Caroline is alw...
  • 2018-02-15
  • Sharapova Sliced Up by Niculescu 1st Rd. at WTA Doha -- What of Maria?
  • this week at the Qatar Total Open in Doha, Sharapova was instead shuttled out in the first round by No. 92-ranked qualifier Monica Niculescu. It was the first meeting between Sharapova and the unorthodox Niculescu, who primarily slices her shots off both the forehand and backh...
  • 2018-02-12
  • Bouchard, Osaka Add Spice to WTA Hobart; Preview
  • awarded to Bouchard and Aussies Lizette Cabrera and Jaimee Fourlis...American Shelby Rogers pulled out of the field...Mertens beat Monica Niculescu in last year's final...Former champions in the field are Mertens (2017), Cornet (2016), and Mona Barthel (2012). ...
  • 2018-01-07
  • Nadal Saves Matchpoints v Pouille In Beijing; Del Potro-Dimitrov Wednesday
  • BEIJING SCHEDULE NATIONAL TENNIS STADIUM start 12:30 pm ATP - [8] N. Kyrgios (AUS) vs M. Zverev (GER) Not Before 2:30 pm WTA - M. Niculescu (ROU) vs S. Peng (CHN) WTA - [WC] M. Sharapova (RUS) vs [2] S. Halep (ROU) Not Before 7:30 pm ATP - [3] G. Dimitrov (BUL) vs [WC] J. del...
  • 2017-10-03
  • Ostapenko the Favorite at WTA Seoul Korea Open; Preview
  • to Korea's Su Jeong Jang, Na-La Han, and the Ukraine's Katarina Zavatska... In last year's final the Spaniard Arruabarrena beat Monica Niculescu 6-0, 2-6, 6-0... Arruabarrena (2016) and Begu (2015) are former champions in the field.   ...
  • 2017-09-16
  • Wozniacki Ousted as No. 1 Pretenders Continue to Fall at US Open
  • away with the win." Also on the upset tip were American Sloane Stephens over No. 11 Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 5-7, 6-3, Romanian Monica Niculescu confounding No. 14 Kristina Mladenovic 6-3, 6-2, American Christina McHale coming from a set down to beat No. 19 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 3...
  • 2017-08-31
  • Bondarenko No Peer in Winning WTA Hobart
  • to play better from the first match," Peer said. Chia-Jung Chuang and Kveta Peschke won the doubles final over Yung-Jan Chan and Monica Niculescu 3-6, 6-3, 10-7....
  • 2010-01-16
  • WTA Previews: Seoul, Tashkent; Sharipova!
  • OpenTashkent, UzbekistanSurface: hardSeeds: Yaroslava Shvedova, Shahar Peer, Ioana Raluca Olaru, Olga Govortsova, Stefanie Voegele, Monica Niculescu, Patricia Mayr, Galina VoskoboevaFloaters: none, unless you count the event as a brown floaterNotes: Perhaps the most exciting, misleading ...
  • 2009-09-20
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  • Sharapova Sliced Up by Niculescu 1st Rd. at WTA Doha -- What of Maria?
  • Gulbis, Errani, Niculescu, Pliskova Win ATP/WTA Titles; X-Notes
  • Goffin, Ivanovic, Niculescu, Pliskova Win ATP/WTA Titles
  • Niculescu Upsets Kvitova, Knots 1st Title in Over 2 Years at WTA Luxembourg

  • Recent fan comments for Monica Niculescu:


    Your two handed forehand and backhand are perfect. . . . Bye

    Posted on October 3, 2008 at 13:50 ET

    Willem Spindelaar

    I wish you all the best and good luck in winning games, from your host-parents in Leeuwarden Holland (K1-tournament)Willem and Paraschiva

    Posted on July 5, 2008 at 04:21 ET


    monica is a star on the rise... go girl!!

    Posted on July 9, 2008 at 09:52 ET


    monica niculescu is hooott

    Posted on February 7, 2008 at 07:20 ET

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