Kateryna Bondarenko facts for kids
Bondarenko at the 2016 US Open
8 August 1986 |
Kryvyi Rih, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
She is the younger sister of professional tennis players Valeria and Alona Bondarenko. She plays right-handed and turned pro in 2000. Her career-high rankings in singles and doubles are world No. 29 and No. 9, respectively.
Her best Grand Slam result in singles was reaching the quarterfinals at the 2009 US Open.
Bondarenko was born on 8 August 1986 in Kryvyi Rih, Ukrainian SSR (nowadays Ukraine) to father, Vladimir, and mother, Natalia. She was introduced to tennis at age 4 by her parents. She has two sisters, Valeria and Alona, both who used to play on the WTA Tour.
Her favourite surface is hard court. In September 2011, Bondarenko married her coach, Denis Volodko. Their first child, Karin, was born in 2013. She speaks Ukrainian, Russian and English.
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