marketa vondrousova


Born on June 28, 1999, in Sokolov, Czech Republic, Vondrousova proudly represents her home country in international tennis competitions.

Standing at 5ft 6in (1.72m), Vondrousova possesses a strong physical presence on the court.

Her tennis journey started at the tender age of four when she began playing under the guidance of her father, David Vondrousova.

Vondrousova's personal life includes her marriage to Stepan Simek in 2022, and the couple shares their home with a beloved cat.

Growing up, Vondrousova found inspiration in Roger Federer, who served as her idol.

Jan Mertl, a former Czech player who reached a ranking of No. 163, serves as Vondrousova's coach, providing invaluable guidance.

The Czech has an agreement with her coach that he will have a Wimbledon badge tattooed on his body if she wins the 2023 Title.